With Alec on a bye week, Justin and Doug are back to break down all the hot topics in sports. First off, both the Bears and Falcons played absolutely horrible Sunday. One fan has given up, while the other still has hope as that and other major NFL games are broken down (0:44-17:17).
Next up, we head to CFB as IU is ONE win away from their first bowl game since 2016, Lovie Smith takes down the Badgers, and more (17:18-32:27).
The World Series is all set as the guys examine the Nationals and the Astros (and Doug’s *almost* perfect bracket) (32:28-43:07).
Finally, Overreactions (43:08-45:24) and Why we Love Sports this Week (45:25-49:32) in what ends up just being Just Another Day in Sports.
Coming off a 4 day rest, Justin, Alec, and Doug are back to dissect the top headlines in the world of sports. To start, Justin explains why the 1-5 Falcons are as bad as advertised, Alec has hope in the Jets after Sam “Mono” Darnold impresses, and the rest of the NFL games on Sunday are analyzed (0:43-25:57).
After, we switch to the collegiate level as IU is just two games away from a bowl game, LSU just outlasted Florida, among other NCAAF games (25:58-42:11).
Both the NLCS and ALCS are broken down (42:12-47:17), Overreactions (47:18-50:19), and Why we Love Sports this Week (50:20-52:50) in what ends up being Just Another Day in Sports.
After a 10 day hiatus, Justin, Alec and Doug are back with a chance to analyze this week's top headlines. They start with the MLB as Justin gives an emotional monologue on his Braves collapse, Doug explains why he has caught the #Natitude, and why Alec is now the biggest Astros fan (0:43-25:23).
After, the guys discuss Week 5 in the NFL with deeper analysis on the Falcons, Bears, and Jets (25:24-36:23).
In College Football news, Michael Penix Jr. is the 16th best QB in the nation and Justin gives an update on his trip to Gainesville as he witnessed a sloppy FLA-AUB game (36:24-43:30).
Finally, Overreactions (43:31-48:27) and Why we Love Sports this Week (48:28-51:17) in what ends up being Just Another Day in Sports.
One day short of October, Justin, Alec and Doug discuss Week 4 of the NFL (0:41-23:53), Week 5 of CFB (23:54-33:42), and the beginning of the 2019 MLB Playoffs (33:43-47:28).
Doug makes a case for the Bears to have the best defense in the league, Justin has given up on his Falcons already (?), and the other top games are analyzed.
They also dissect IU's almost win at Michigan State and what it means going forward, Clemson's almost loss, and even have a Mike Leach quote of the week.
The MLB Playoffs are broken down with a Power Rankings of the 10 playoff teams.
Finally, Overreactions (47:29-50:27) and Why We Love Sports This Week (50:28-54:07) in what ends up being Just Another Day in Sports.
Justin, Alec, and Doug are back in the studio to discuss all things NFL, NCAAF, and MLB.
We hit Week 3's biggest games including how the Falcons were penalized 16 times in front of Justin's poor eyes, Alec's Jets are limping along, and Doug's Bears have some question marks among others (0:40-14:10).
We discuss where IU Football stands after a beatdown of UConn, the negative defense displayed by Wash St. and UCLA, and the rest of Week 4 storylines (14:11-33:43).
The Cubs collapse and the Braves playoff potential spring different emotions in the studio (33:44-42:50).
Finally, Overreactions (42:51-46:50) and Why We Love Sports This Week (46:51-49:10) in what ends up being Just Another Day in Sports.
Season 2 of Just Another Day in Sports is here!
Justin, Alec, and Doug return to discuss the NFL's biggest storylines, including the preposterous idea of having a healthy QB this year.
We break down IU Football's first defeat of the season against Ohio State and what it really means.
Justin breaks down the NL East leading Braves, Doug dissects the Cubs playoff push, and Alec gets sad over the 2019 Red Sox.
Segments include Overreactions, Why We Love Sports This Week, and Quick Hitting Questions in what ends up being Just Another Day in Sports.
As the NFL Draft kicks off, Justin, Alec, and Doug are back for the last episode of the school year. We discuss whether Kyler deserves to go first, who the Jets, Falcons, and Bears are looking at, and other draft rumors.
Next, we dive into the NBA Playoffs as Dame called series with a 35 footer and Alec's Celtics advance to round two against the Bucks.
We finish off with MLB predictions and a top 3 of who we want to see face off in the World Series.
Final episode of season one, yet it's Just Another Day in Sports.
Vegas loses big as Tiger Woods wins his first major since 2008, when he took home the Green Jacket and the $2,000,000 purse Sunday. We recap that as well as the first set of games in the 2019 NBA Playoffs.
NFL schedules are released along with crazy Twitter videos showing individual schedules (shout-out ATL and CAR).
We finish off discussing the lowly Red Sox, the improving Cubs, and the hopeful Braves in Just Another Day in Sports.
Auston and Matt are back in studio to catch up on the latest in IU baseball. The Hoosiers have won eight straight, and are playing its most complete baseball of the season. Though IU is about to enter its most difficult stretch of the year, and we can start to make a picture of what the field of 64 will look like.
We start off with a recap of the NCAA championship game and touch on different NBA Playoffs match-ups (SPOILER ALERT: the Warriors will be 2019 Champs, again), as well as the end of Dwayne Wade and Dirk Nowitzki's legendary careers.
Then, we slide over to the baseball diamond where Justin's Braves are sitting pretty at 7-5, while Doug's Cubs and Alec's Red Sox are... not.
We conclude by talking about the tradition unlike any other in what ends up being Just Another Day in Sports.
Baseball is finally here and so is our preview of the 2019 MLB season!
We then switch over to college basketball as the Hoosiers end their underwhelming season, and we go over the first two rounds of the NCAA tournament.
We end the podcast with predictions about which MLB teams will go over or fall under their projected win totals.
Even with college basketball winding down and baseball just beginning, it still is Just Another Day in Sports.
March is here! Before we dive into the Field of 68, we take a look at the big headlines around the NFL and MLB.
Then, Seth Davis finally understands what the viewers want as we analyze different first round match-ups in the NCAA Tournament. Even though it's madness, it boils down to Just Another Day in Sports.
Auston and Matt are back after spring break. The duo discuss the last seven games of IU baseball, hand out their stars of the week, and look ahead to a game against a surprising Indiana State team, and the beginning of Big Ten play.
On this episode of The Extra Base our Matt Cohen and Auston Matricardi recap the Tennessee series, IU's first homestand, and the trip to Coastal Carolina. They also look at the state of the Big Ten and preview this weekend's trip to Seattle.
IU basketball is back! We discuss the Hoosiers chances at making the field of 68 as they finish up the regular season and go through the contenders and pretenders in college basketball this year.
Then, we switch it up with a little NBA talk and end with a deep dive regarding baseball's top teams. As always, it was Just Another Day in Sports.
The third-ever episode of the The Poppin' Podcast. You know what they say about the third date... well, we brought a friend... and he brought a good time with tales of bad movies about Chinese history.
The gang takes a deeper dive into the state of the video game industry and where Google fits into all that while placing the cherry on top with a tribute to (tity-boi) 2 Chainz newest studio album.
This week on The Extra Base our baseball beat reporters Auston Matricardi and Matt Cohen bring you their latest analysis on the Hoosiers including a recap of the series win over Memphis and a preview of this weekend's series in Knoxville as well as an interview with junior shortstop Jeremy Houston.
The second-ever episode of The Poppin' Podcast. You've already gone out with us before, so no surprises this time.
The boys chat about the newest action movie on the block, some sadboi Timothée Chalamet joint, not-Animal Crossing, and that year in which *actual* music was made (i.e. 2009).
On the first episode of The Extra Base our IU baseball beat reporters Matt Cohen and Auston Matricardi break down the roster, look at potential position battles, and preview the season's schedule with an emphasis on the first few weeks.
The first-ever episode of The Poppin' Podcast. This one's an awkward first date but surely after a few more you can introduce us to your parents or we can stay at your place?
The boys talk about Reese Witherspoon's rom-com to die for, the state of the video game industry with battle-royale games, and whether or not you really should give country music a chance.