The Ringer’s Bill Simmons is joined by Cousin Sal to recap the first round of the NFL draft, including Tua Tagovailoa sliding to fifth, the Packers drafting QB Jordan Love, the Cowboys adding another WR in CeeDee Lamb, Goodell embracing the boos, and much more (2:03). Then Bill talks with author Chuck Klosterman about episodes 1 and 2 of the ESPN documentary series The Last Dance (55:30).
NFL Draft Reactions, Angry Rodgers, Emcee Goodell, and Overcompetitive MJ With Cousin Sal and Chuck Klosterman
Including Dallas’s addition of another wide receiver, and the commish embracing the boos
Jason and Kevin discuss the George McCaskey press conference, how soon the Bears could compete, and the team’s most likely head coaching candidates
Plus, Jordan Raanan on the Giants’ coach-GM search
Dallas’s sloppy play and poor decisions doomed the team to yet another early postseason exit. Now the franchise heads into the offseason with big questions to answer.
Despite the threat of harsh winters, hungry animals, and maybe even the supernatural, the Season 1 finale underscores that the players themselves are the most urgent menace of all