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The Cris Collinsworth Podcast featuring Richard Sherman

The Cris Collinsworth Podcast featuring Richard Sherman

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PFF and Sunday Night Footballs Cris Collinsworth teams up with one of the best players on and off the field, 49ers All-Pro CB Richard Sherman. They provide the most interesting football conversation in sports every single week. And sometimes that means the discussion will venture off the field too. Additionally, Cris will be taking a dive into the game of football as he sees it, inviting in the best and brightest to talk about everything that is happening in the great game of football. Mark your calendars, you do not want to miss the best 60 minutes of insight this season.
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The Cris Collinsworth Podcast featuring Richard Sherman

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Allen Robinson on free agency, the franchise tag, playing with a rookie QB, evaluating landing spots, and more
Cris Collinsworth and Richard Sherman are joined this week by Allen Robinson to talk about free agency, the franchise tag, playing with a rookie QB, evaluating landing spots and more.
01:01:39
March 2, 2021
Brandon Beane joins to talk about drafting Josh Allen, trading for Stefon Diggs, being PFF’s GM of the Year, salary cap implications and much more
(1:08) - The gift Cris gave the GM of the Year (11:49) - How a tweet delivered Diggs (18:12) - How the Josh Allen trade up happened (26:46) - Will low cap create more super teams (53:30) - Richard’s convo with John Lynch
01:00:04
February 24, 2021
Brandon Staley on Justin Herbert's game, Derwin James and Jalen Ramsey, learning from Vic Fangio, plus bonus audio of Brandon and Richard before the pod and much more
Brandon Staley on Justin Herbert's game, Derwin James and Jalen Ramsey, learning from Vic Fangio, plus bonus audio of Brandon and Richard before the pod and much more in the Cris Collinsworth Podcast. 1:57 Chargers New Head Coach Brandon Staley intro 5:00 Transitioning from a defensive coordinator to head coach 9:23 Building relationships with players 13:30 Learning under Vic Fangio 16:39 Richards favorite rookie QB 20:40 Facing the Kansas City Chiefs 24:00 2021 Preview of the Los Angeles Chargers 28:00 Justin Herbert dominate rookie performance 31:38 Brandon Staley talks Sean McVay and their great friendship 35:00 Why the Chargers were a great fit for Brandon Staley 38:19 Richard and Brandon talk Terry McLaurin 41:06 Brandon and Richard talking football and Super Bowl LIV
52:37
February 17, 2021
How the Super Bowl was won, the KC penalties, non-Brady MVPs, what's up with Russell Wilson
Cris Collinsworth, Richard Sherman and George Chahrouri come together to discuss how the Super Bowl was won, the KC penalties and mistakes, non-Brady MVPs, and what's up with Russell Wilson all in this weeks of the Cris Collinsworth Podcast.   (4:00) Super Bowl 55 reactions (9:47) Todd Bowles' game plan (17:55) Bucs dominate pass rush (25:50) Were Chiefs distracted by Britt Reid car accident (32:20) The Streaker and how he made bank (36:00) The impact of Chiefs calling a timeout right before half (40:20) Antonio Brown vs Tyrann Mathieu (41:59) Mike Evans and the Chiefs PI's (48:35) Bruce Arians trust in Todd Bowles (53:20) Coaching hires in-season
01:01:34
February 9, 2021
Jon Gruden joins Cris and Richard: Stafford/Goff trade, what’s Deshaun Watson worth, fixing Raiders defense, Super Bowl preview, picks and props
Jon Gruden joins Cris and Richard this week to talk about the Stafford/Goff trade, fixing the Raiders defense, can the Texans keep Deshaun Watson, Super Bowl preview, picks and props. Intro 0:00 Goff/Stafford trade - 7:00 Deshaun Watson trade value 10:25 Preview of 2021 Las Vegas Raiders - 16:05 Raiders success vs KC - 21:45 49ers vs KC: 24:30 Keys to SB LV - 26:00 SB LV picks and props - 41:00
59:32
February 3, 2021
Fred Warner joins to talk Robert Saleh, how to defend Mahomes, rookie QBs vs vet QBs, Aaron Rodgers, is Brady the GOAT athlete, plus SB LV picks
Fred Warner joins Cris Collinsworth and Richard Sherman to talk Robert Saleh, how to defend Mahomes, rookie QBs vs vet QBs, Aaron Rodgers, is Brady the GOAT athlete, plus SB LV picks 0:00 Intro 1:18 Fred Warner and Richard Sherman join 4:59 The most bizarre season of all time 10:48 Is Patrick Mahomes too much to bet against 21:00 What would you do differently 27:21 Brady's pass to Scott Miller 32:21 Is Aaron Rodgers leaving Green Bay 35:19 Should you pay for a rookie QB 40:05 Is it over for Sam Darnold 42:00 How much is too much for Deshaun Watson 47:28 George Chahrouri joins 51:19 No excuses for Green Bay 55:22 Mahomes vs. Brady 1:02:32 Could Devin White be the X-Factor 1:05:25 GB vs. Tampa is going down in history
01:09:38
January 27, 2021
Sherman on Coaching Hires, Advice for Deshaun Watson, Bucs vs Packers, and Bills vs Chiefs
Richard Sherman, Cris Collinsworth and George Chahrouri discuss some of the coaching changes along with the AFC and NFC games in great depth.
01:04:52
January 20, 2021
Richard’s take on WC 4th down decisions, who Josh Allen reminds him of, why the Browns are dangerous, and who will win this weekend
Richard Sherman, Cris Collinsworth and George Chahrouri discuss the results of the Wild Card games and more specifically discuss going for it or not on 4th down, when it’s the right decision and when it’s not (3:45). They also discuss the upcoming divisional round games (23:35). Rams at Packers (25:05). Browns at Chiefs (37:55). Buccaneers at Saints (51:07). Ravens at Bills (1:01:10).
01:15:52
January 13, 2021
Davante Adams on cause of Rodgers MVP season, impact of Bakhtiari's injury, facing Sherman, his route running secrets, and more, plus Wild Card picks
Davante Adams joins Richard Sherman and Cris Collinsworth to share stories about watching Richard play in College while he was still in Highschool (1:55), talk about how the Packers are dealing with losing Bakhtiari for the playoffs while the offense is doing so well (5:40), playing and practicing in the snow (15:00), Davante and Richard share stories from when they faced each other (18:20), playing cornerback in the snow (36:10), thoughts on Doug Pederson benching Jalen Hurts (39:25), did Jordan Love play a role in Aaron Rodgers incredible 2020 season? (53:20), George Chahrouri joins to talk Wild Card Weekend lines (55:35), Colts at Bills (57:57), Rams at Seahawks (1:01:18), Buccaneers at Football Team (1:03:09), Ravens at Titans (01:06:50), Bears at Saints (1:09:50).
01:12:46
January 6, 2021
Xavien Howard on the Dolphins win vs Raiders, Tua and Fitz, Flores vs Gase, are 40 times overrated, the best WRs in the NFL and much more, plus Wk 17 picks
Xavien Howard joins Richard and Cris to talk about the incredible year that Xavien has had. They discuss playing in man coverage (4:15), the Dolphins win over the Raiders (7:20), Flores vs. Gase (11:52), whether or not 40 times are overrated (17:25), and the best WRs in the NFL (35:55). George Chahrouri joins Cris to make some week 17 picks (40:45), Cowboys vs. Giants (44:10), Bengals vs. Ravens (45:50), Dolphins vs. Bills (47:35), Packers vs. Bears (49:40).
54:52
December 30, 2020
Brian Westbrook on Eagles future, Jalen Hurts and Carson Wentz, T.O. playing a SB with a broken leg, Andy Reid, and more, plus the Week 16 picks
Cris Collinsworth is joined by Brian Westbrook on this episode. Cris and Brian talk about when Terrell Owens broke his leg (3:47), Playing with Donovan McNabb (6:20), Carson Wentz benched for Jalen Hurts (7:40), Brian Westbrook’s relationship with Andy Reid (17:20), Eric Bieniemy’s coaching future (22:20), New York Jets win over the LA Rams and what that means for the Jacksonville Jaguars (25:45), George Chahrouri joins Cris to discuss the lines for Week 16 (32:32), Vikings at Saints (36:50), 49ers at Cardinals (39:00), Colts at Steelers (41:28), Rams at Seahawks (44:52), and Eagles at Cowboys (48:36).
51:53
December 23, 2020
Mitchell Schwartz joins to tell Richard and Cris about his SB ring, OT vs CB, Aaron Donald or Chase Young, Cris' WK 15 picks and a legendary Lawrence Taylor story
Cris Collinsworth and Richard Sherman start off the podcast by asking Mitchell Schwartz to share some of his greatest highschool football stories (2:38). The guys go on to talk about the Kansas City Chiefs’ SB LIV ring ceremony under Covid-19 rules and regulations (6:50), Mitchell’s famous dog named cupcake (9:45), offensive line techniques and which of those translate to DB techniques (11:10), which position you would start a team with - interior defensive linemen or edge (30:30), what it’s like to block for a QB and assume where they are supposed to be (33:30), Patrick Mahomes’ $500M contract extension (37:00), and finally the guys discuss pass interference (39:30). George Chahrouri joins to talk week 15 lines (44:10). Bills at Broncos (46:45). Seahawks at Football Team (48:30). Eagles at Cardinals (50:08). Texans at Colts (54:18). Chiefs at Saints (55:52).
01:05:26
December 16, 2020
Richard on Jalen Hurts and Carson Wentz, Gregg Williams playcall, Rodgers or Mahomes for MVP, and where he’s playing next season, plus wk 14 picks
Cris Collinsworth and Richard Sherman start off the podcast discussing how things are going for Richard out in Arizona (2:20). They then discuss Josh Allen’s performance this year (3:42), How Mayfield, Lamar, and Josh Allen stack up (7:40), Gregg Williams fired from the Jets (16:30), Steelers first loss of the season (22:10), What if Aaron Rodgers played under center for the Chiefs? (25:30), Jalen Hurts - would you continue to start him over Carson Wentz? (27:45), Is Richard Sherman going to play in the NFL next year? (32:35), George Chahrouri joins Cris to talk week 14 lines (35:15), Patriots @ Rams (38:10), Chiefs @ Dolphins (43:15), Colts @ Raiders (49:18), Saints @ Eagles (52:18).
01:02:14
December 9, 2020
Richard Sherman’s 40th INT, 49ers in AZ, Ravens @ Steelers madness, Arians & Brady issues, and Week 13 teaser
Cris Collinsworth dives right in on this episode and talks to Richard Sherman about his return to the football field and getting his 40th career interception (1:03). The guys continue to talk about the 49ers moving the team to Arizona to practice (2:03), Sherman gives his take on Defensive Coordinator Robert Saleh (6:23), Cris talks about being in Pittsburgh waiting for the Ravens @ Steelers game (10:18), The guys discuss the Broncos vs Saints game - specifically the QB woes that Denver dealt with (14:03), Richard shares what he learned about himself during his time off the field this year (23:48), Cris asks Richard to play GM again and asks what he would tell Bruce Arians and Tom Brady at this point in the season (28:18), George Cahrouri joins the podcast to discuss a week 13 teaser he likes (36:00).
40:43
December 1, 2020
Thanksgiving Special: Richard on society in 2020 and the stories that shaped his life
This week, Cris Collinsworth and Richard Sherman deliver a Thanksgiving Special. In this episode, Richard gives his broad stroke take on 2020 so far (1:30). Cris shares some stories about growing up in Titusville, FL in the 70's (3:30). Richard tells Cris about how his mother's relationship within the community, in Compton, kept Richard from going down the wrong path in life (7:25). Cris asks Richard what his parents thoughts are on him addressing social issues in the country (14:30). They wouldn't have been able to record this episode without discussing Colin Kaepernick (24:25). Richard offers an example of how easy it could be for a high school student, in Compton, to be arrested on their way to their football game (29:20). Cris shares a story from his high school days when he experienced inequality (32:30). Richard tells Cris a story about a uniquely law savvy kid (36:00). Finally, Cris and Richard discuss what everyone can do to help make this world a better place for us all (37:20). 
43:42
November 25, 2020
Hail Murray, Jalen Ramsey vs DK, Patriots bounceback, Pettiest football stories, Week 11 picks
In this weeks podcast Cris Collinsworth and Richard Sherman discuss the 'Hail Murray' play made by Kyler Murray and DeAndre Hopkins (2:22). The guys also discuss Justin Jefferson having PFF's highest grade to date (6:06). Nick Chubb's choice to run out of bounds for the team win (10:38). Jalen Ramsey silencing DK Metcalf (12:40). Patriots vs. Ravens (14:15). Raiders victory lap saga (20:45). High School football stories about being petty (23:12). What do the NY Jets look like this year if they had Mahomes? (26:05). Cris asks Richard what he would start with if he were a GM of an NFL team: WR, DB, Pass Rusher or LT? (33:00). George Chahrouri joins the podcast to discuss week 11 lines with Cris (38:50). Cardinals vs. Seahawks (42:30). Titans vs. Ravens (47:08). Packers vs. Colts (52:36). Rams vs. Buccaneers (55:43).
01:03:25
November 18, 2020
Andy Reid devoted listener? Picking 1 young QB. Bad autograph seekers. Masters stories. Week 10 picks.
Cris Collinsworth let’s Richard Sherman know that he thinks Andy Reid has tuned into the podcast (2:30). The guys discuss the ongoing impact that covid-19 has on the NFL (3:00). Cris talks about the balance among teams and the level of competition this year and he asks Richard why he thinks that is (6:10). Cris and Richard share stories about being under the spotlight and what kind of responsibility comes with it (9:55). Revisiting what counts as a catch and what doesn’t in the NFL (17:45). Are the New York Jets on the fast track to get Trevor Lawrence? (20:04). Tua, Kyler, Herbert, Allen who would you take? (22:30). Cris and Richard share a few golf stories (25:05). George Chahrouri joins the podcast to discuss Week 10 lines (29:30). Colts at Titans (33:00). Buccaneers at Panthers (35:45). Bills at Cardinals (38:50). Chargers at Dolphins (42:15). Seahawks at Rams (45:50).
49:40
November 11, 2020
Sherman on Revis, Steelers SB faves?, 49ers not dead, untold QB stories, Wk 9 picks
Cris Collinsworth and Richard Sherman dive right in by breaking down the AFC (0:54) and the NFC (11:35) after 8 weeks. The guys discuss the Patriots and their cap space (20:00). Cris asks Richard to tell him something he doesn’t know about a list of the best QBs (23:00). The guys talk about the return of AB on SNF (30:14). Cris can’t help but ask Richard about his past beef with Revis (32:40). George joins the show (34:40). Clemson vs. Notre Dame (37:50). Packers vs 49ers (42:05). Ravens vs Colts (46:20). Seahawks vs Bills (49:05). Panthers vs Chiefs (53:00). Raiders vs Chargers (55:30).
01:01:39
November 4, 2020
Cris' NFL Power Rankings, Sherman's biggest rival, will AB and TB12 work, Browns w/o OBJ, should Pats tank, week 8 picks
Cris Collinsworth opens up this episode by giving us his top 5 teams in the NFL so far this year (00:45). Richard Sherman joins Cris (2:44). Cris asks Richard who his biggest rival is in the NFL (8:27). They talk trade deadline and speculate what might happen as the deadline quickly approaches (14:35). Did the Buccaneers make the right decision by signing Antonio Brown (17:00)? Baker Mayfield and the Cleveland Browns will look better with OBJ off the field (21:46). Cris and Richard talk some more about what they think is happening in Dallas this year (23:57). Are the Patriots missing Tom Brady right now (31:18)? Cris asks Richard, if he were the GM of the Patriots, how would he handle their situation with next year's season in mind (34:48). Get out and vote (40:31). George Chahrouri joins Cris to talk week 8 lines (41:47). Vikings at Packers (44:10). Steelers at Ravens (46:40). 49ers at Seahawks (49:48). Patriots at Buffalo (57:58) The Cris Collinsworth Podcast featuring Richard Sherman is presented by DraftKings Sportsbook. DraftKings Sportsbook is giving ALL NEW users the chance to earn a sign-up bonus up to ONE THOUSAND DOLLARS when signing up using promo code PFF.
01:01:03
October 28, 2020
Are the 49ers back, "you mad bro?", too soon for Tua, H.S. football stories, week 7 picks
Cris Collinsworth and Richard Sherman talk about 49ers week 6 win over the LA Rams (2:56). The guys also spend sometime talking about the Legion of Boom days (5:15) and Richard shares the story on how the 'you mad, bro?' meme came to be (7:18). Cris talks about re-watching the Bucs defense take control over the Packers (13:40) and Sherman talks about Todd Bowles defense (16:55). They talk news about Tua becoming the starting QB for the Miami Dolphins(18:40). Cris asks Richard if he thinks the Jets are going to get Trevor Lawrence in the 2021 NFL Draft (24:50). Cris asks if Richard had ever had to tackle Derrick Henry (31:05). The guys wrap up by sharing old High School football stories (34:23). Cris and George look at week 7 matchups and talk 49ers at Patriots (47:50), Seahawks at Cardinals (51:06), Bears at Rams (54:45), and Steelers at Titans (57:57).  The Cris Collinsworth Podcast featuring Richard Sherman is presented by DraftKings Sportsbook. DraftKings Sportsbook is giving ALL NEW users the chance to earn a sign-up bonus up to ONE THOUSAND DOLLARS when signing up using promo code PFF.
01:00:30
October 21, 2020
Al Michaels joins to talk week 6 and tell stories, Dak's injury, the Lakers and Richard's GOAT, importance of RBs and more
Cris Collinsworth starts off the episode by talking to Richard Sherman about Dak Prescott's season ending injury (2:50). Cris and Richard talk about how the Raiders were able to walk away with the win against the Chiefs (6:40). The guys discuss Eric Bieniemy and what teams they believe would be a great fit (8:20). Cris and Richard talk about Zimmer's choice to go for it on 4th & 1 (10:10). Cris asks Richard his opinion on why the Panthers look like a better team without CMC on the field (17:05). Cris and Richard discuss the LA Lakers championship and Richard gives his take on who the goat is in the NBA (21:10). Al Michaels joins Cris and George Chahrouri to discuss the week 6 NFL lines (31:38). The guys break down Browns at Steelers (33:20). Al shares a story about receiving some hate mail back when he was the announcer for the Cincinnati Reds (36:55). The guys break down Packers at Buccaneers (38:23). The guys break down Cardinals at Cowboys (42:35). Al shares his miracle on ice broadcast stories (46:25). Al talks putting advice to close out before he goes golfing (51:40). 
54:16
October 14, 2020
On the road in 2020, broadcasting w/ a mask, COVID and team bubbles, 49ers and Richard’s return, Stories from the SB, previewing Wk 5 and more
Cris Collinsworth starts off the episode by talking about being on the road in 2020 for SNF (0:25). Cris talks to Richard Sherman about broadcasting w/ a mask (2:45). Cris asks Richard about a new term he heard: 'field corner' (6:45). They discuss the aggressiveness of the 49ers defense and how the LBs set the tone for everyone else (8:54). Covid-19 discussion and what the league is doing to keep player safety a priority with flu season coming up (10:00). Has the NFL started to look back into putting teams in their own bubbles? (13:40). Cris and Richard discuss whether or not a teams success is all about the QB (15:05). Bill O’Brien has been fired. Cris and Richard discuss the football business (17:50). The guys share some stories from Super Bowl losses (21:50). Cris asks Richard when we can expect to see him back on the field (27:55). Cris brings in George Chahrouri to preview week 5 of the NFL (34:40).
45:49
October 7, 2020
Covid-19 impact, Mahomes/Russ vs Brady/Manning, 49ers east coast trip, and stories from the Greenbrier
Cris and Richard share their experiences at The Greenbrier (1:41). What does the Titans Covid-19 outbreak mean for the league (4:16). Richard details Patrick Mahomes and the Chiefs offense (12:31). Are defenses at a disadvantage during the pandemic (16:08). Who would Richard rather face: Mahomes/Wilson/Young or Brady/Manning/Unitas (32:36).
35:31
September 30, 2020
The Cris Collinsworth podcast featuring Richard Sherman
PFF and Sunday Night Footballs Cris Collinsworth teams up with one of the best players on and off the field, 49ers All-Pro CB Richard Sherman. They provide the most interesting football conversation in sports every single week. And sometimes that means the discussion will venture off the field too. Additionally, Cris will be taking a dive into the game of football as he sees it, inviting in the best and brightest to talk about everything that is happening in the great game of football. Mark you calendars, you do not want to miss the best 60 minutes of insight this season.
01:25
September 25, 2020