The Professor describes the vibe at the combine and gives us a layout of what the week looks like in Indianapolis, In the Report Card, Jerry Jones is appealing the $2 million reimbursement fee. What should his grade be? Then the Groz stops by on his daily visit.
David Bonderman and Tim Leiweke have their eyes on the NHL but also want to move forward with the NBA. John Clayton discusses in the Top Five, the importance of having NHL in Seattle to move forward in this sports town. Then Vikings GM, Rick Spieman, joins The Professor live from the Combine.
ESPN's Dan Graziano stops by through the Venue Kings Hotline to discuss the legal fees the NFL is seeking from Jerry Jones. Gee
Scott is answering some of your text questions. Finally, The Groz stops by for story time with Mariners baseball.
Gee Scott is filling in for the Professor today. Scott goes over how the NFL is seeking millions in reimbursement for legal fees from Jerry Jones in the Top Five stories of the day. Then former President Barrack Obama comments on the fairness of the NBA and NCAA's system of obtaining players.
Two young pitchers fighting for a starting spot in the Mariners rotation made strong outings in their first Spring Training Games. Shannon Drayer, joins John Clayton to discuss the future of the two young stars, and the expectations for Felix Hernandez's first start. Then the Groz stops by to give more details on the NCAA FBI investigation.
The Seahawks have finalized their coaching staff for the 2018 season. The Professor goes over the new additions and how they will benefit this team in the Top Five stories of the day. Then Sheil Kapadia gives us a glance on how analytics could be used more in the NFL in the upcoming seasons.
UW Men's Basketball fell to Stanford last night. Does the NIT tournament seem more realistic for the Huskies? Ryan Clark from the News Tribune tells The Professor. Then in the Report Card, Mark Cuban admits to tell the Mavs they should tank the rest of the season. What should his grade be?
Ian Rapoport reported that the Seahawks aren't likely to franchise Sheldon Richardson. Why? John Clayton explains in the Top Five. Names a have been reported of players and schools who have violated NCAA regulations, and Josh Luchs joins The Professor to discuss the NCAA FBI Probe.
The Olympics have taken a turn for the better for USA. Women's Hockey took the Gold over Canada in a memorable game on a memorable day. Then Mike Sando from ESPN.com joins the Professor to preview the NFL draft and where some of these quarterbacks could land.
The Professor talks Seahawks and their defensive future with Dave Wyman. Later your text questions are answered and we talk with Bob Stelton about the USA Women's Hockey Gold Medal win over Canada.
NFL Media Analyst, Bucky Brooks, joins The Professor to discuss the upcoming NFL Draft class, and some good potentials for the Seahawks to sign. Then your text questions are answered and Bob Stelton is in for Groz.
Mariners First Baseman, Ryon Healy, spoke to the media yesterday about his hand surgery and his hope for a speedy and successful recovery process. And can Andrew Luck play for the Colts this upcoming season? John Clayton covers it on the Top 5 stories of the day. Then Shannon Drayer joins The Professor live from Spring Training to give some details on the current outlook on the Mariners Starting rotation and who will be fighting for the fifth spot.
Sean Salisbury joins the Professor to go Four Downs of quarterback questions on Kirk Cousins, Teddy Bridgewater, Joe Flacco, and Blake Bortles. Then, in the Report Card John grades Fergie, Sandy Alderson, and a Russian Curler and we take your text questions. Plus the Groz stops by to discuss whether the MLB change of pace rules will have that much of an impact or not.
In the top 5, John discusses today beginning the period in which NFL teams can franchise tag players, UW men's basketball breaking their 3 game losing streak with a big win over Colorado, more injury issues for the Mariners, MLB changing the pace of play rules, and Doug Martin and Brian Cushing being released. Then, the Professor reacts to Brock Huard's comments about Sheldon Richardson and the franchise tag, and looks at some other big names that could receive the franchise designation.
Danny Kelly from the Ringer joins the show to discuss some of the strengths and weaknesses of the 2018 draft class. Then, in the Report Card the Professor hands out grades for Charles Barkley playing drunk, Bill Walton's broadcast of the Golden State Portland game, and an overzealous Arizona cheerleader. Plus, the Groz and John talk UW basketball and their tournament chances following last night's loss.
In the top 5, John discusses the UW men's basketball loss to Utah, Tim Lincecum throwing for scouts in Kent, Bill Barnwell's ideas on the Seahawks free agency moves, A.J. McCarron winning his grievance to become a free agent, and NFL teams receiving league wide data from in game player tracking. Then, Larry Stone from the Seattle Times joins the show to talk Mariners and John breaks down the intriguing quarterback market this off season in the NFL.
Meril Hodge joins the show to talk Le'Veon Bell's contract demands, where the Steelers stand in the AFC, and share what Bill Parcells told him is the biggest key to winning consistently. Then, the Professor gives grades to Colin Cowherd, Johnny Manziel and Baker Mayfield in the Report Card, we take your text questions and the Groz stops by.
In the top 5 John discusses Ryon Healey's hand surgery, UW taking on Utah tonight, Larry Fitzgerald making the decision to keep playing, Sebastian Janikowski being released by the Raiders, and the Jets naming Jeremy bates their offensive coordinator. Then, John explains why people need to lower their expectations for the Seahawks in free agency, and ESPN.com's Bill Barnwell joins the Professor to discuss the Seahawks off season priorities.
Dave Wyman and John discuss the outlook at safety for the Seahawks if Kam Chancellor is not medically cleared and explore what an Earl Thomas trade could look like. Then, the professor gives his Report Card for Charles Haley's criticism of the Cowboys, Von Miller's social media courtship with Kirk Cousins, and Steve Kerr allowing his player's to coach. Plus, we take your text questions and the Groz and John discuss whether Seattle can be a hockey town.
In the top 5, John discusses Kam Chancellor telling Ian Rapoport he intends on playing if he is medically cleared to do so, OVG filing the application for an expansion team, catcher's and pitchers reporting to spring training today, Shaun White winning his 3rd gold in the half pipe, and the Chiefs choosing not to re-sign Derrick Johnson. Then John talks hockey becoming a reality in Seattle and Shannon Drayer joins us to talk Mariners.
Sean Salisbury and the Professor go 4 downs of quarterback questions and Lorenzo Neal gives his take on what the 49ers should do about Reuben Foster. Then, we take your text questions and the Groz gets ready to get the Mariners Dare to Dream Express running again.
In the top 5 John discusses the Mariners pitchers and catchers reporting to Peoria tomorrow, Shaun White and Chloe Kim turning in impressive half pipe performances last night, two more offensive coordinators being named while Darell Bevell is still available, the Cardinals giving GM Steve Keim an extension, and the 2018 Hall of Fame game is announced. Then, John gives his opinion on some free agent pitchers the Mariners could target and John Feinstein discusses his story on Mike Hopkins journey to become UW's coach.
John discusses the 49ers getting their starting quarterback all locked up only to have their first round draft pick, Reuben Foster get arrested for the second time in a month. Plus, with the NFL season now officially in the books, we take a look at the biggest off season stories, and take your text questions.
In the top John discusses Kam Chancellor's contract becoming guaranteed for 2018 following Friday's deadline, UW men's basketball suffering a tough double overtime loss to Oregon State, the Colts finally signing a new head coach, the Cubs landing Yu Darvish, and Johnny Manziel saying that he has been diagnosed as bipolar and is sober now. Then, we talk with Greg Bell of the News Tribune about Kam Chancellor's guaranteed money and how the Seahawks can work something out with Earl Thomas. Plus we discuss where the expectations should be for UW basketball and take your calls on whether you want Richard Sherman and Earl Thomas with the Seahawks or traded before next season.
ESPN.com's Brady Henderson joins the Professor to discuss Richard Sherman's comments on being his own agent in negotiating with the Seahawks, and the uncertain status of Graham, Chancellor, and Thomas. Then, we take your text questions and Gee Scott says good-bye to the show!