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’
JJ and JackO discuss the details of Judge’s new contract and what his return means for the Yankees
The Annual NFL QB–NBA Player Comp With Ceruti. Plus, the Transfer Portal Explained With Max Olson, and Life Advice With TV Writer Bill Callahan.
The Athletic’s Max Olson joins Ryen to talk about the current version of the NCAA transfer portal, why and how it changed, its affect on team-building and staffing, how it ties in with NIL and boosters, and its impact on high school players
Austin and Warren preview this weekend’s games, including Ravens-Steelers and Buccaneers-49ers
Plus, Musa and Ryan discuss Croatia’s penalty shootout win over Japan
Kevin and Ryen also talk about Jimmy G’s injury