The Ringer’s Bill Simmons answers a bunch of listener-submitted mailbag questions (2:10), before he is joined by author Michael Lewis to discuss the COVID-19 pandemic, the effects of youth sports being cancelled, what a return to sports arenas may look like, the most interesting coaches, and more (33:55). Lastly, Bill talks with actor and director Jason Bateman about Season 3 of his Netflix series Ozark as well as the HBO miniseries The Outsider, his evolution as a director, reactions to The Last Dance, the 30 for 30 documentary series, quarantine life, bringing back baseball movies and sitcoms, and more (1:39:20).
A Quarantine Mailbag, Plus Michael Lewis and Jason Bateman
The actor and Emmy-winning director joins to talk about Season 3 of his show, ‘Ozark’
Bill talks Peyton and Eli’s ‘Monday Night Football’ broadcast and Week 2 fantasy predictions
Nora and Mallory discuss whether fans should worry about some Week 1 losses
Mike and Jesse preview this weekend’s NFL games before discussing the card values of four NBA players who were injured last season