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Cleats & Cocktails

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A sports podcast run by 2 girls who read a lot of E! News and drink a lot of vodka sodas.
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The Grand Finale and a Glass of Rose
This week on the pod we call it a career! For our final episode (at least for now) we celebrate and overdue CFL Bombers victory, we gush over Bianca Andreescu's newest award, and we spend way too much time reading the bios of the new Bachelor cast. Pick 6 News Stories (1:59) Reality Review (24:59) Fantasy Football Forecast (47:03) The Grand Finale (52:44)
01:12:42
December 18, 2019
CFL Playoffs and Cider
This week on the pod Meg's Blue Bombers won (and Taniella is v excited about being a casual observer of sports for once), we discuss the outrageous finish to Thursday Night Football, and we bring back What's the Call to talk about the Davis Cup. Pick 6 (2:24) Fantasy Football Forecast (28:18) What's the Call - Davis Cup Edition (41:18)
48:43
November 19, 2019
World Series Winners and Ward 8s
This week on the pod we talk about the World Series (which Meg did not watch), we mourn the injury of our fave Canadian, Bianca Andreescu, and we apparently continue to be shining examples of how not to play fantasy football. Pick 6 News Stories (2:25) Fantasy Football Forecast (35:51) Feel Good Stories of the Week (46:02)
54:04
November 5, 2019
Raptors Return and Rockets
This week on the pod basketball is back! We revel in the afterglow of the Raps Championship while we preview this season, we continue to stan for our girl Bianca and her magic touch, and we lodge a few complaints about the NFL. Pick 6 News Stories (2:34) 10 Things we Hate about Sports - Football Edition (32:19) Fantasy Football Forecast (45:16)
58:26
October 23, 2019
MLB Playoffs and Mimosas
This week on the pod we're back on track and ready to discuss the continued injury apocalypse of the NFL 2019, we stand behind gymnastics queen Simone Biles as she continues to defy the laws of the sport (and physics for that matter), and we teach you all about MLB playoffs as they're on for the next like, 2 whole weeks. Pick 6 (2:30) Fantasy Football Forecast (34:20)
53:57
October 7, 2019
C & C does a Minisode
This week on the pod we keep it short and sweet - for once. We talk about a few updates from the week, dive into Fantasy Football with a special guest, and provide a recap of this season's v. awkward BB finale. 
35:43
October 5, 2019
The Pain of Fantasy Football and Paralyzers
This week on the pod we made it through Atlanta, but most of the NFL didn't make it through Week 3. We catch you up on the very bad Jays and their very good rookies, we read out the laundry list of NFL injuries this week, and we obviously break down the BIP finale. Pick 6 (2:42) Fantasy Football Forecast (26:51) Reality Review (51:38)
01:04:08
September 24, 2019
Grand Slam Champions and Grey Goose Fizzes
This week on the pod we catch you up on everything Week 1 of the NFL, we gush over Bianca Andreescu's historic US Open win and we talk about some feel good stories from the week.  Pick 6 (1:53) Fantasy Football Forecast (32:51) Feel Good Stories (54:08)
59:46
September 9, 2019
Survivor League Basics and Stone Fences
This week on the pod we're joined by our husbands to talk all things Fantasy Football and Survivor League but not before we give an update on Queen Bianca, the CFL Labour Day Classics, and finally delve into Tyler C. possibly dating Gigi Hadid. 
01:01:33
September 2, 2019
C&C Goes Golfing and Ginger Beer Lemon Drops
This week on the pod we get you prepped for the U.S. Open, Taniella discusses her less-than-stellar first attempt at golf, and we give you the need-to-know on how to play Fantasy Football. Pick 6 (2:21) Fantasy Football Forecast (30:40)
01:16:53
August 27, 2019
MMA Basics and Margaritas
This week on the pod we talk all about Jay-Z and the NFL becoming BFF's, we brighten everyone's day with some feed good stories, and we give you the basics of MMA so when people punch each other at the next UFC event it'll make a bit more sense.  Pick 6 News Stories (3:12) Feel Good Stories of the Week (27:11) What's the Call - MMA Edition (34:25) Fantasy Football (46:43)
51:37
August 20, 2019
Bianca Wins and Berry Gin
This week on the pod we obsess over Bianca Andreescu's historic win (and her shoes), we discuss the most dramatic finale in Bachelorette history, and we try to convince the world to play Fantasy Football with us. Pick 6 (3:22) Reality Review (31:42) Fantasy Football (45:05)
52:28
August 15, 2019
Historic Tennis Matches and Hand Shaken Daiquiris
This week on the pod, we completely fail at trying to make a shorter episode as we discuss some interesting new Olympic sports, give a shoutout to the WNBA, and we get verryyy into the Bachelorette Fantasy Suites (or windmills, apparently)! Pick 6 News Stories (2:34) Reality Review (50:06)
01:12:03
July 17, 2019
Free Agent Frenzy and Frosé
This week on the pod we talk about a bunch of sports we've never discussed before, like cycling! and MMA! We catch you up on the madness of the NBA & NHL offseason, and Meg has a bold prediction about the future of the LA Clippers. Pick 6 News Stories (2:20) Free Agent Frenzy (27:34) What's the Call - Cycling Edition (58:40)
01:07:49
July 10, 2019
CFL and Cranapple Breezes
This week on the pod we mourn the abrupt end to Canada's Women's World Cup run, we give you everything you need to know about CFL rules, and we lose our composure trying to break down the 2019 Big Brother US Cast. Pick 6 News Stories (2:09) What's the Call - CFL Edition (41:17) Reality Review (51:50)
01:13:16
June 25, 2019
NBA Champs and Negronis
This week on the pod we record fresh off the Raptor's victory parade! In true Toronto spirit, we devote a bunch of time this episode to all things Raptors, and Taniella is thrilled that St. Louis wins the Stanley Cup so she doesn't have to talk about Boston winning another championship. Pick 6 News Stories (2:16) Road to the Chip (41:48)
01:29:11
June 18, 2019
Close Calls and Caesars
This week on the pod Meg is joined by her husband as a guest co-host while Taniella is away taking in the Women's World Cup! We break down how close the Raptors came to winning the NBA championship, discuss Canada's win over Cameroon in the World Cup, and we play a challenging game of Would you Rather. Pick 6 News Stories (2:07) Would you Rather? (50:12)
01:01:09
June 12, 2019
Women's World Cup and White Russians
This week on the pod we continue to freak out about the Raptors, we give you a who's who on our stunning Canadian Women's Soccer team ahead of the World Cup, and Meg has some strong opinions about Adam Levine exiting The Voice.  Pick 6 News Stories (1:44) Who's Team is it Anyway? (35:26) Reality Review (51:43)
01:08:37
June 3, 2019
Finals Bound and False Favourites
This week on the pod Meg is back to tell us all about her (less than thrilling) Barcelona FC game, we freak out over the Raptors, and we give you a run down of who's who on the new-look Blue Jays this year Catch up with Meg (2:04) Pick 6 News Stories (8:10) Who's Team is it Anyways? (38:40) Athlete of the Month (59:45)
01:15:13
May 28, 2019
The Basics of Soccer and Berry Baratheons
This week on the pod we continue our coverage of NBA and NHL playoffs (and pout about Boston sweeping Carolina), we teach you everything you need to know about soccer, and Victoria gives her opinion on Game of Thrones while only knowing about 50% of the characters' names. Pick 6 (2:42) What's The Call - Soccer Edition (29:42) Reality Review - Game of Thrones Edition (47:31)
54:41
May 20, 2019
Raptors Win and Rusty Nails
This week on the pod we have a guest host while Meg is away! We freak out over the Raptors' massive game 7 win, break down the insane finish to Champion's League semi-finals, and we have a quick look through Hannah B's potential Bachelorette suitors (hint: questionable at best).  Pick 6 News Stories (2:42) Reality Review - Bachelorette Edition (37:10) Rapid 5 (52:53)
01:04:33
May 14, 2019
Women's Hockey Strike and Westbourne Punch
This week on the pod we discuss a controversial finish to the Kentucky Derby, Meg gives us a recap of the Billboard Music Awards and we discuss all the women fighting to make a difference in the sports world. Pick 6 News Stories (2:05) Top of the Pops (40:20) Feel Good Stories (50:04) Reality Review - The Bachelorette (53:50)
58:14
May 6, 2019
Vladdy Jr. and Vodka Sodas
This week on the pod we discuss the debut of Vlad Jr. for the Jays, enter the bizarre world of the NFL draft, and do a look back on 20 episodes of C&C and just how far we've come.  Pick 6 News Stories (4:01) Athlete of the Month (45:38) 20 Episodes in Review (48:35)
01:01:09
April 30, 2019
Shocking Upsets and Sapphire Seductions
This week on the pod we discuss a wild week of playoffs, we air our grievances about playoff season and we recap our amazing Big Brother Canada episode taping experience! Pick 6 News Stories (2:35) 10 Things we Hate about Sports - Playoff Edition (32:07) Reality Review - BB Can (38:38)
49:38
April 23, 2019
Hockey Experts and Hamptons Spring Punch
This week on the pod it's a long one but a good one, we promise! We catch you up on all things playoffs (there's a lot right now), we have some feelings on Tiger winning the Masters, and Matt Larkin of the Hockey News joins us to discuss all things hockey! Pick 6 News Stories (4:20) An Interview with Matt Larkin (40:45)
01:19:01
April 17, 2019
Going Golfing and Garden Martinis
This week on the pod we recap an epic Wrestlemania, we have a special guest join us to dive into their NCAA bracket choices, we give you the need-to-know on golf in prep for the Masters, and Taniella is forced to sit through a terrible Bachelorette promo video.  Pick 6 News Stories (3:05) What's the Call - Golf (34:31) Playoff Preview - NBA & NHL (55:00) Bachelorette Promo Video Viewing (1:04:54)
01:07:31
April 9, 2019
Road to Wrestlemania and Royal Sapphires
This week on the pod we discuss the NFL doing something right for once, we give a shout out to some very well deserving Athlete's of the Month and Taniella gets REAL. FIRED. UP. about Wrestlemania. Pick 6 News Stories (2:44) What's the call - Wrestling Edition (25:30) Playoff Preview - NBA & NHL (39:46) Athletes of the Month (46:00)
51:30
April 1, 2019
Baseball is Back and Bleachers Punch
This week on the pod we record remotely for the first time! (Apologies in advance) We discuss all things baseball from the need to know basics to the mind blowing Mike Trout contract signing. We also give you a playoff preview for NHL and NFL, and discuss the drama from the Miami open, all while Taniella sounds like she's calling in from another planet.  Pick 6 (3:59) Playoff Preview - NBA & NHL (32:38) What's the Call - Baseball Edition (44:18)
57:11
March 26, 2019
Basketball Brackets and Bellinis
This week on the pod we discuss the free agent frenzy in the NFL, we celebrate Bianca Andreescu making HERstory, we dive into the unpredictable world of March Madness brackets and we confirm that Meg accurately predicted the outcome of the Bachelor finale.  Pick 6 (3:25) Bracket Breakdown (35:54) Reality Review (51:20)
01:07:49
March 18, 2019
International Women's Day and Imperial Fizzes
This week on the pod we get fired up about International Women's Day (Yasss ladies!), we breakdown everything you need to know about NCAA basketball while complaining a little bit in between, and we do a reality recap on Colton's ~journey~ to find love.  Pick 6 News Stories (3:47) What's the Call - NCAA Basketball Edition (38: 43) Top of the Pops - Reality TV Edition (52:53)
01:10:03
March 11, 2019
Curling, Combine and Cosmopolitans
This week on the pod we keep it short and sweet. We discuss how much we would suck at an NFL draft combine, we give our takes on the less than warm welcome John Tavares received in New York, and we intro a new segment that will give you all the feels. Pick 6 News Stories (1:32) Athlete of the Month - February (29:09) Feel Good Stories of the Week (32:50)
43:06
March 4, 2019
Sports Scandals and Sidecars
This week on the pod we discuss Zion Williamson's shoe exploding, the v intense Women's Curling final, bring you up to speed on the NHL trade deadline and Meg won't let the podcast finish without mentioning Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper's epic Oscars performance.  Pick 6 News Stories (5:30) Trade Talk - NHL (28:07) Something Scandalous (34:22) Movie Minute (AKA Oscars Recap) (47:27)
01:05:49
February 25, 2019
Basketball Basics and Baileys on Ice
This week on the pod it's our 10th episode!!! In honour of recording on Family Day we invited our husbands to join us. We give a big basketball breakdown from All Star Weekend to rules, we shout out our amazing Canadian women's hockey team and discuss the confusion that is the world of car racing. Pick 6 News Stories (3:07) What's the Call - NBA Edition (32:25) Movie Minute (51:25)
59:19
February 18, 2019
Trade Deadlines and Tom Collins'
This week on the pod, we talk about a wild week in the NBA, Meg teaches the masses about curling and we completely derail our time allotment for pop culture due to being obsessed with J-Lo's anti-aging/Lady Gaga's catsuit/Dua Lipa's eyebrows. Pick 6 News Stories ft. The Grammy's (2:12) What's the Call - Curling Edition (33:41) Trade Talk  (42:45) Movie Minute (55:29)
01:01:34
February 12, 2019
Winning 6 Rings and Winter Sangria
This week on the pod we debut our new intro (!!!!) , we also discuss the Super Bowl (womp womp), we break down the trade deadlines, Fiji water girl gets a shout out (please don’t sue us) and bring you up to the minute trade news. Pick 6 News Stories (3:51) Top of the Pops (23:20) Trade Talk (35:59) Athlete of the Month (47:42) Movie Minute (53:22)
57:54
February 5, 2019
Blown Calls and B52’s
This week on the pod we talk all things NFL, get fired up about some blown calls, finish off tennis for a while, make our v professional Super Bowl picks, and Taniella spends 3 seconds explaining Roma in our movie minute. Pick 6 News Stories (2:15) Ten Things We Hate About Sports (31:48) Psychic Hotline (39:38) Movie Minute (48:33)
55:58
January 29, 2019
Playoff Season and Pinot Grigio
This week on the pod we give a tennis preview for the year, we bitch about what we hate about basketball, Meg gives another Sarah Hyland update and we introduce a minute to win-it style Oscar movie breakdown. Pick 6 News Stories (2:33) 10 Things We Hate About Sports (32:15) Top of the Pops (38:35) Movie Minute (47:38)
54:35
January 14, 2019
Missed Field Goals and Mulled Wine
This week on the pod we catch you up on all the Holiday happenings, we break down the surprisingly confusing offside calls in the NFL and we use our psychic powers to make bold predictions for the Super Bowl. Pick 6 News Stories - 2:35 What’s the Call (NFL) - 29:38 Psychic Hotline - 37:38
47:18
January 8, 2019
Saying Goodbye to 2018 and Spiked Egg Nog
This week on the pod we do a quick year in review, discuss this week's news stories and pretend we're Buzz Feed by giving you a cast breakdown of the upcoming Bachelor season
53:44
December 18, 2018
Winning Awards and Whiskey Sours
This week on the pod we catch you up on the big news stories of the week, Meg gets emotional about Sarah Hyland and we explain the road to the Super Bowl. Pick 6 News Stories (1:45) Bonus News Story (26:18) What's the Call? (29:41) Q & A (39:15)
54:06
December 10, 2018
Football Drama and French 75’s
This week Kareem Hunt is a P.O.S., the raps win in OT and we learn that Meg’s friend was a pre-cheerleader for the new CFL team, the Atlantic Schooners. News from the week (3:25) Outcomes from the week (17:39) Coming up next week in sports (28:16) How to pick your fave team (36:15)
45:25
December 3, 2018
Multiple Sports and Moscow Mules
Episode 1: we're actually doing this! We kick off the podcast with a bit about us, then tackle almost every sport in a v busy week. We discuss Ayeesha Curry being on Food Network, PPV golf and Meg not knowing where Wimbeldon is played.
54:23
November 27, 2018