The Ringer’s Bill Simmons is joined by ESPN’s Mina Kimes to discuss the Patriots’ massive free-agency spending, contracts with “voidable years,” the Bears signing QB Andy Dalton, questions surrounding Deshaun Watson and Russell Wilson, and more (4:00). Then Bill talks with Chris Ryan about Joel Embiid’s injury, NBA MVP contenders (1:05:30), and the HBO Max show Beartown [SPOILERS] (1:18:45).
Belichick’s Spending Spree, Embiid’s Lost MVP, and ‘Beartown’ With Mina Kimes and Chris Ryan
ESPN’s Mina Kimes joins the show to discuss the latest NFL free agency news before Bill and Chris talk about Joel Embiid’s injury, NBA MVP contenders, and more
Jason also talks Bears preseason success before opening the voicemail line
Plus, ranking New York’s 15 top athletes for 2022
Sheil and Ryen also discuss Deshaun Watson’s 11-game suspension
After a settlement between the league and union, the Cleveland Browns quarterback will serve an 11-game suspension this season. But given Watson’s continued defiance and the Browns’ lack of accountability, it’s still inadequate.
Tyson breaks down his reality TV career