The Ringer’s Bill Simmons is joined by Fox and NFL Network’s Peter Schrager to discuss the looming QB carousel in the NFL, a Super Bowl preview, and Bill’s Million-Dollar NFL Picks for Super Bowl LV (3:00). Then Bill talks with actor Casey Affleck about some of his films including Good Will Hunting, The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford, Gone Baby Gone, To Die For, his new film Our Friend, and more. They also discuss their favorite sports movies (1:09:00).
The Case for Tompa and Million-Dollar Picks With Peter Schrager
Plus, Casey Affleck on sports movies and his new film, ‘Our Friend’
The Netflix hit risked becoming the story of a guy who literally and repeatedly gets away with murder. In Season 3, there’s room to evolve.
Cleveland came into this season still uncertain about the team’s future with Mayfield. Now, six games in and with Mayfield out this week, the team seems to have more questions than answers.
The auteur’s new film is what you’ve come to expect from his films: a quirky, beautiful, ensemble affair with a heart lurking beneath all its stylistic flourishes
An expanded Champions League format will take effect in 2024 and FIFA is pushing a biennial World Cup. Neither entity understands that scarcity is what will make each competition feel more special.
Bill and House discuss the Season 7 episode
Ed and Bananas discuss the shift from pairs to teams and recent competitions