Square State Sandlot Podcast
By Square State Sandlot Podcast
Three friends from the great (square) state of Wyoming. United through our love of sports, video games, and culture. Get involved and send us some questions/comments! We talk our favorite sports teams (Raiders, A's, Warriors, Steelers, Pirates, Penguins, Packers) books, video games, and anything else that interests us! Follow us on our socials as well!
Thanksgiving Special! Raiders down the Broncos, Kyle returns to discuss Steelers, Wyoming, and more!
Bill and Kyle discuss: #Thanksgiving and what we're thankful for! #Raiders take down the #Broncos for the sixth time in a row. #Carr, #Davante, #Jacobs, #Maxx all star. Kyle's #Pittsburgh trip and a #Steelers recap. #NFL #News around the league. #Wyoming loses to #BoiseSt 20-17. Breaking down the #Pokes loss. Men and Women's college hoops underway. A little #NBA talk, and more!
November 23, 2022
Loag joins live! The Border War! Carolina Panthers and NFC South, Raiders are done, and more!
Bill is joined by Logan Ellerbeck and they discuss: The Annual #BorderWar, #Wyoming vs. #CSU. The #Carolina #Panthers after the #CMC trade, and their direction. Could they challenge for the #Playoffs? The #NFCSouth and who we think will win. #TomBrady and what he'll do next year. The #Raiders waiving the white flag on the season. #Waller #Renfrow to IR Blake Martinez surprise retirement. Sidney Jones signing #Warriors and #StephCurry trying to turn the season around. aaaaaaand much more! #Trending #Sports #TalkShow #Podcast #NFL #NBA #MLB
November 13, 2022
Raph joins to talk NFC West, 49ers, 2022 NFL Trade deadline, World Series, and more!
Bill is joined by Raph to discuss: The World Series, and the 3-2 lead the Astros have. The crazy 2022 Trade Deadline that was, and what we thought of the moves. The NFC West. The 49ers and the CMC trade. The Raiders disappointing loss to the Saints, and is it time to put a fork in this season? Warriors disappointing start to the season, and should we worry? and more!
November 05, 2022
Pokes on a Roll, Most surprising NFL Teams, Raiders, Steelers, Warriors and more!
Bill on a solo pod discusses: Wyoming beats Utah State 28-14 and prepares for their match-up against Hawaii. Bears trade Robert Quinn to the Eagles for a 4th round pick. The most surprising teams in the NFL (good or bad) through week 7. Raiders vs. Texans, and Raiders vs Saints predictions. Steelers vs Dolphins recap. Chargers injuries with JC Jackson and Mike Williams. Warriors struggling while feeling out the rotations and getting young guys some burn. And more!
October 29, 2022
NFL Owners meetings, Raiders and Steelers news, Bills vs. Chiefs, Broncos, MLB, NCAAF, NBA Tip Off
Bill and Kyle discuss: Jim Irsay speaks out against Dan Snyder. Black Friday game. Raiders/Steelers news. Chiefs vs. Bills. Broncos vs. Chargers. Panthers fire Rhule, will they trade CMC? MLB Playoffs. Bama vs. Tennessee. Wyo vs. USU. NBA Tip Off, and more!
October 20, 2022
Raiders Questions at 1-4, Steelers also 1-4, Davantae situation, Where's Waller? MLB Playoffs +
In this episode we discuss: Raiders drop to 1-4, losing 29-30 to the KC Chiefs. McDaniels curious decisions. Davantae Adams push of a cameraman. Where is Waller? Questions from the followers. Steelers vs. Bills Picket, Najee, Pickens. Matt Canada MLB Playoffs and more!
October 14, 2022
Vogt retires, MLB Playoffs/Predictions, Pokes, Raiders, Steelers, Broncos, NBA Chatter
Kyle is out, so Bill discusses: The retirement of Stephen Vogt and what he meant to A's fans. Judge hits #62, is he your HR king? MLB Playoffs kick off and predictions. Wyoming vs UNM matchup. An update on our pick 'em. Raiders vs. Broncos and Chiefs preview. Pickett time in PIT despite the most difficult stretch in the schedule. TNF IND vs DEN... :| Wembanyama sweepstakes Draymond... and more!
October 08, 2022
Wyoming vs SJSU, Tua and the NFL concussion protocol, Raiders done? Steelers Pickett time? and more!
In this episode Bill and Kyle discuss: SJSU vs Wyoming while it was in progress. A quick flashback to the loss vs BYU The NFL's handling of the Tua concussion protocol, and going forward. What's gone wrong with the Raiders, and can they get right against the Broncos? What's going on with the Steelers? Is it Pickett time? Judge hits his 61st HR to tie Roger Maris, the disappointing end to our teams' MLB seasons, and more!
October 03, 2022
NFL Week 2 Recap, Raiders, Steelers and more, Wyoming Cowboys upset the AF Falcons
Hello and welcome to the Square State Sandlot Podcast. In this episode @OakBRM and @KJGPit discuss the Wyoming Cowboys upset win over Air Force, week 2 in the NFL, the Raiders epic collapse, the Ravens equally epic collapse, what is wrong with the Colts, Titans, Bengals? The Steelers and more!
September 21, 2022
2022 NFL Week 1 Recap, Week 2 Intro, Wyoming Cowboys, Roberto Clemente Day!
Hello and welcome to the Square State Sandlot Podcast. In this episode @OakBRM and @KJGPit break down the wild action from week 1 in the NFL. We talk about the Wyoming Cowboys win against Northern Colorado, and their upcoming matchup against Air Force, the Raiders and Steelers game recaps, surprising results from the week 1 slate, KC vs LAC, other week 2 matchups we're excited to see, and much more! Hope you guys enjoy!
September 16, 2022
Erick Pauley! Wyoming Cowboys Sideline Reporter! Part 2
This is part two of the Erick Pauley episode, sideline reporter for our Wyoming Cowboys football team. We discuss how he developed his love for baseball, how he adopted his team, his affinity for shotput and discus, and more!
September 12, 2022
Erick Pauley! Wyoming Cowboys Sideline Reporter! Part 1
On this episode @OakBRM and @KGJPit sat down with Erick Pauley, current sideline reporter for our Wyoming Cowboys football team. You can catch him on the home broadcasts on Wyo Vision located at gowyo.com He was very gracious with his time, so we broke this into two parts. In the first part we discuss: His journey to his current position, the mystique of college football both as a media member and a former player, changes within the sport and where he thinks it ends up, and his and Kyle's Pittsburgh Steelers!
September 12, 2022
2022 NFL Season Predictions!
@OakBRM and @KJGPit predict where they have each team finishing record-wise and playoff finishes! Please let us know your thoughts on where we had your team, what we got right, and what you think we got wrong!
September 09, 2022
Fantasy Football Draft Special
@OakBRM and @KJGPit invite you to watch/listen to the first Square State Sandlot fantasy football league draft! We discuss our first draft that happened right before this one. Then we draft live and discuss our thoughts going into the picks. We were also joined by Raph and he discussed his 49ers and outlook on the season!
September 06, 2022
Wyoming Football, NFL 53 Man Rosters, Judge and Pujols on pace for historical marks, and more!
@OakBRM and @KJGPit talk: Fantasy football draft live! Wyoming vs Illinois. Pitt post Pickett. Angels for sale? Pirates/A's updates. Judge and Pujols on pace for historic marks by end of season. Jimmy G restructured contract and what it means for the 49ers and other teams. 53 man rosters for Raiders/Steelers. Surprising cuts from around the league. NHL Updates... and more!
August 31, 2022
NFL Preseason nearly over, Raiders and Steelers OLine concerns (Leatherwood,) MLB News, KD staying
@OakBRM and @KJGPit talk: NFL Preseason wrapping up! John update, and what we're planning soon. Fantasy Football leagues. Deshaun Watson suspension agreement. Steelers camp/games wrap-up and takeaways. Raiders camp/games/joint practice takeaways. Pirates/A's updates. MLB 2023 schedule release. Matty O's tank shot! Best of/Worst of.... and more!
August 25, 2022
NFL Preseason, Raiders and Steelers Camps, A's call up Langeliers release veterans
@OakBRM and @KJGPit talk: Fantasy Football league signups. Raiders camp takeaways after 2 games/cuts. Steelers camp takeaways after their first preseason game/cuts. Other news/notes from NFL. A's release veterans, call up top prospect Shae Langeliers. Pirates... and more!
August 19, 2022
Bill Russell number retirement, Tatis Jr. suspension, news and notes from around the leagues
Bill and Kyle talk: Fantasy football league starting soon, get in! Bill Russell number retirement. Keelan Cox injured will miss significant time for the Pokes. Tom Brady steps away for 10 days? Justin Tucker's new contract. Jimmy G to be cut? Tatis Jr. suspension. Giants take the Bay Bridge trophy for another season :(. Pirates news. Heyward to be cut after ending this season on the IL. Field of Dreams unis and game. Edwin Diaz walkout song when he comes in to close. KD trade request updates and more!
August 13, 2022
MLB's Busy Trade Deadline, NBA rumors, Bill Russell and Vin Scully, NFL, and celebrating 1 year!
Bill and Kyle reflect on a year of the Square State Sandlot. They talk: The passing of Bill Russell. Draymond on his way out? Soto/Bell traded to San Diego. Montas to NYY. Pirates trades. Vin Scully tribute. Another DeShaun Watson update. Stephen Ross tampering/Brian Flores. Kyler Murray, Matt Stafford, Raiders, Steelers and more!
August 05, 2022
Logan Ellerbeck! Carolina Panthers & NFL News!
Logan comes on to talk about his Carolina Panthers and what to expect from them this upcoming season. We also talk about the headlines around the NFL including: Kyler Murray's contract clause. Julio and Kyle Rudolph to the Bucs. Jimmy G destinations? Raiders Training Camp. Doug Peterson in JAX. NFL+ and more!
July 27, 2022
Teren Christensen Tribute, MLB Trade Deadline heats up, Kyler Murray deal, and more!
Bill and Kyle talk: Teren Christensen and what he meant to us after his untimely passing. MLB ASG performances by our favorite players. Trade deadline talks are heating up, Ohtani and Mike Trout on the block? Raiders report to training camp, players seeking new deals? Health of a few key players. Steelers and what to expect once their training camp kicks in. Kyler Murray new deal?! Browns bring in Josh Rosen (to take over when Watson is out?) Jimmy G rumors. Penguins quick notes.
July 22, 2022
Warriors signings/KD Trade, NBA Trades/Rumors, MLB All-Star Game (Fire Unis,) NCAAF, NFL, and NHL!
Bill and Kyle discuss: The guys the Warriors let walk in free agency, and who they re-signed/brought in. Gobert trade to MIN, and potential Mitchell trade to NYK. Should the Warriors trade for KD? MLB made a good move?! Legend players in the ASG make their debut (Miggy and Pujols.) ASG jerseys! Juan Soto rejects massive deal from Nats. A's/Pirates news and notes. NFL slow period, Bates contract "offer." Penguins/Sharks trades.
July 17, 2022
Ranking the City Connect Uniforms in MLB, Baker to Carolina, A's struggling, Pirates, and more!
Bill and Kyle talk: Baker to Carolina from Cleveland. Ranking the City Connect Uniforms in MLB. A's updates on this rough season. Pirates updates and questions as we near the trade deadline. Raiders hire new team president!
July 09, 2022
KD Wants Out?! Kyrie to follow, Deshaun saga continues, Dan "The Snake" Snyder, NCAAF and more!
Bill and Kyle discuss: Warriors draft pick. KD leaving Brooklyn, will Kyrie be able to follow? Shaq's interest in buying the Magic. Latest in the Deshaun case. Dan Snyder latest. UCLA/USC leaving the PAC 12, will the conference dissolve? What does it mean for Wyoming athletics? Avs NHL Champs. Howard Terminal vote for the A's. Pirates/A's updates.
July 01, 2022
Golden State of Mind! Warriors are champions again, MLB updates, Deshaun Watson, NFL and more!
Bill and Kyle talk: Warriors win their 4th championship in 8 years. Can they bring the band back? Pirates playing inspired baseball lately with their prospects balling out! A's are not, but moves are being made... Deshaun Watson suspension? Gronk retires, and much more!
June 23, 2022
NBA Finals Breakdown, A's/Pirates Updates, NFL News and Notes from around the league
Bill and Kyle talk: Warriors vs. Celtics. Draymond Green. A's tough season. Pirates rookies producing. Tyreek Hill and Tua vs. Mahomes. Baker Mayfield. Cam Newton. Jimmy G. Steelers/Raiders news.
June 15, 2022
NBA Finals Preview, Breaking down Warriors vs. Mavs, Packers schedule and Waller rumors
Bill and John talk: Warriors vs Mavs series. Celts vs Heat series. Who we think the Warriors match up best against in the Finals and who we think they'll end up facing. Do the Lakers trade LBJ? Packers schedule talk. Rumors of Waller to GB.
May 31, 2022
Bill and Kyle are joined by Trent Williams of Trent Williams Outdoors! We discuss his YouTube channel and why he decided to do that. Upcoming projects for him. How he fell in love with sports. Favorite athletes, teams, and much more!
May 26, 2022
The Return of the Foster
Bill and Tyler discuss a range of topics. They cover Foster's non-fiction, and educational book recommendations. His fiction book recommendations. A year into PC gaming and games he's enjoyed on GamePass, Steam, etc... We talked about his Broncos and their off-season thus far, leading up to the draft.
May 17, 2022
Travis Blackley joins the podcast to talk about his journey to the big leagues. What it was like playing for Team Australia in the WBC. Playing with fellow Aussie, Grant Balfour. Bob Melvin as a manager. Back to the 2012 Oakland A's season. Former teammates, and much more!
May 10, 2022
Teren Christensen Interview!
Bill and Kyle interview Teren! We talk about his life growing up. What he's doing now. How he fell in love with sports. Coolest people he's met. Show some pictures, talk about his Dad, and more!
May 08, 2022
NBA Playoffs Rd1 Recap, Rd2 Preview, NHL Playoffs, Favorite Sports Movies, NFL Draft Recap
Bill, John, and Kyle discuss: Warriors vs Denver recap. Warriors vs Grizzlies preview and projections. NBA Playoff projections for round 2. NHL Playoff Odds, and how we think they will end. Favorite Sports Movies, players, picks, etc... Draft results for our teams, and a few around the league. AJ Brown and Hollywood Brown trades, and what they mean for the teams. Listeners questions!
May 02, 2022
1st Round NFL Mock Draft
Bill and Kyle alternate selections for the picks 1-32 for the upcoming NFL draft. We share our reasoning behind the picks as we're doing this live. Let us know how we did!
April 27, 2022
NBA Playoffs, Warriors, Jazz, Nets. Kyler Murray, Deebo Samuel. A's players speak out, Pirates, Miggy and more!
The whole group is on to talk about the playoffs. Our takes on who will win, what we've seen thus far, and more! Kyler Murray updates, Deebo and a little NFL talk. A's players speaking about the lack of fans in attendance. Dave Stewart tribute and news! Miggy get his 3000th hit, and more!
April 25, 2022
NFL News, Tragic, Rumors, Extensions and more! MLB A's/Pirates, NBA and Nashville!
Bill and Kyle talk about the news and notes from around the leagues. Ongoing and upcoming playoffs for the NBA/NHL. Nashville trip, and more!
April 22, 2022
Linder extension, NFL trades, signings, retirements, unretirements and more! Opening day is here!
Bill and Kyle talk: Jeff Linder extension with Wyoming MBB. NFL signings, retirements, trades, unretirements and more! Dan Snyder on his way out? Draft and FA needs/wants for our teams. MLB Opening Day is here. We talk about our ballpark feature. Trades leading up to the season. Injuries and news. Lakers eliminated from playoffs. Best and worst of the week. RIP Big Bad Green Truck :(
April 08, 2022
Warriors final push to playoffs, NBA seeding, Chef Curry update, UNC vs Duke, NFL and more!
Tune in to hear Bill and John's takes on the subjects above, and our best of worst of segment!
April 03, 2022
NFL Free Agency still ripping, QB's staying put? Tyreek out? Deshaun debacle, and MLB is back baby!!
Bill and Kyle talk: Mayfield and Garoppolo staying put? Raiders trade for Devante Adams forces Tyreek out of KC? Where does that leave KC in the pecking order? Our thoughts on the Deshaun Watson presser and situation. FAs still available in the NFL. MLB talk with our teams, and news/notes from around the league. Best/Worst of the week.
March 29, 2022
Packers retain Rogers, ship Tae to Vegas, Other NFL moves, MLB lockout ends, and more!
Bill and Kyle talk: Wyoming Men's Basketball lose to Indiana in NCAA Tournament. Rodgers stays with Packers, who then trade Tae Adams to LV!!! Russell Wilson traded to DEN. Crosby signs extension in Vegas. Raiders bring in Chandler Jones to pair with him. Pittsburgh makes multiple moves including Mitch Trubisky! Ridley out for season for gambling suspension. Bobby Wagner cut by Seahawks after the Wilson trade. Carson Wentz trade more FA signings. MLB lockout finally ends! Curry hurt :|
March 19, 2022
NFL Combine, Draft, and Free Agency ramps up, Warriors struggling, and MLB still locked out
The crew is all back together for the first time in a while! Aaron Rodgers overload yet for anyone else? NFL free agency ramping up. UWYO Men's basketball saves their tournament chances? Warriors fall out of 2 spot in West. MLB lockout continues. Best of/Worst of the week!
March 07, 2022
NBA All-Star Weekend a dud? Can the Warriors catch the Suns for the #1 seed? LeBron unhappy?
Bill and John discuss the All-Star weekend and how the entertainment factor is way down for it. Do we think the Warriors can/should catch the Suns for the #1 seed with CP3 out for extended time? Is LeBron unhappy with the bed he made for himself in LA? And much more!
March 02, 2022
Wyo BB going dancing? NFL Season Recap. Rodgers retiring? Brady un-retiring? QB's IG Drama
Bill and Kyle chop it up about the speculation surrounding our teams. The Brady rumored comeback, Rodgers retiring and more! Get your questions in for the upcoming episodes for us to discuss!
February 27, 2022
Super Bowl Live Special. Wyo BB & FB Discussion, Pro Bowl ideas, NFL Awards & Honors, MLB Lockout
Bill and Kyle discuss: Wyoming football and basketball. Pro Bowl discussion on ways to improve the game. Super Bowl picks, what we expect, story lines we're following, players we're rooting for. NFL Awards and Honors. MLB Lockout, tribute to Jeremy Giambi. Best of Worst of the week!
February 14, 2022
Brian Flores Allegations, Super Bowl Predictions, MLB Lockout, and the 5 Pack
Bill and Kyle talk: Wyoming Men's Basketball impressive start under Jeff Linder. Brian Flores allegations. Byron Leftwich pulls out of Jags job. Team hires Doug Pederson. Bisaccia to the Packers? Super Bowl predictions and who we're pulling for. MLB Lockout continues, developments. Mark Davis making waves in the WNBA with contracts and player accommodations. Pirates hire Caitlynn Callahan. NHL updates. Olympic thoughts. First time segment, the 5 Pack.
February 06, 2022
Championship weekend, Coaching hires, Brady retires? Rodgers speculation and more!
Bill and John discuss: Warriors on a good stretch, Championship weekend, Coaching hires, Brady retires? Rodgers speculation and more!
January 31, 2022
Episode 33- Warriors recent struggles including Steph, NFL Divisional round playoffs, Best of Worst of, and more!
John is back on to discuss the topics listed for Episode 33!
January 24, 2022
Final standings for Pick 'em, Raiders & Steelers recaps & looking forward, NFL divisional round
Bill and Kyle talk: Final standings for Pick 'em, Raiders & Steelers recaps & looking forward, NFL divisional round, NFL Officiating, and more!
January 21, 2022
Guest Lincoln Albrecht! Talking NFL Playoffs, Head Coach Openings, Best and Worst of the Week
Bill and Lincoln talk: Wild card weekend recap, match-ups for the divisional round, head coach openings, best of worst of the week and more!
January 18, 2022
Guest Tyler Foster! Broncos season recap. Chargers vs. Raiders on SNF. Gaming and entertainment!
Bill and Tyler talk: Broncos recap and where they go from here. Chargers vs. Raiders game flexed to SNF. Predictions. Best of and worst of the week. AB Talk. Games, movies, shows and books we've been into lately continues.
January 08, 2022
Warriors still hot. Klay returns soon! NFL Week 17. Playoff implications. Will the Raiders get in? Packers #1 seed?
Bill and John talk: Wishing you happy holidays. Catching up on the Warriors, and the return of Klay is imminent. NFL Week 17 results. Will the Raiders get into the playoffs? Packers get the #1 seed., Gaming, and more.
January 04, 2022
Roundtable with Raph. Wyoming Football. Madden's influence and loss. NFL Playoffs and surprise teams. Big Ben, and more
Bill, Kyle, and Raph talk: What John Madden meant to us. His influence on the game. Wyoming football loses more to transfer portal. AD Burman talk about what he thinks needs to happen. NFL Playoffs coming up, who are we surprised by? Who do we think is getting in? Big Ben possibly calling it a career? Books, movies, shows, games we've been into lately. Picks
January 01, 2022
Square State Sandlot 12.23.2021
Bill and Kyle talk: Wyoming vs. Kent St. in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl Key players enter transfer portal. What does this mean for the program going forward? Kyle's trip to Pittsburgh and the games he saw while there. Raiders beat the Browns to hold onto their slim playoff hopes for another week. No reported progress in talks for the MLB lockout. A's hire Mark Kotsay as their new manager to replace BoMel. Momentum building towards their Howard Terminal ballpark project? NHL shuts down until after the holidays. No NHL players will participate in the Olympics due to COVID outbreak. Upcoming segments. Get your questions, comments, feedback into us!
December 23, 2021
Square State Sandlot Podcast 12.20.2021
Bill and John talk: Green Bay takes the #1 seed in the NFC. Raiders vs. Browns gets moved back, ramifications. State of the Raiders. Super Bowl to Vegas in 2024. Wyoming Cowboys in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl vs. Kent State on Tuesday! Warriors breakdown since we last talked. Steph breaks Ray Allen's all-time 3PT record. Klay set to return on Jan 3rd most likely at home vs MIA. How long will Steph's record stand? Best of/Worst of the week. RIP Uncle Steve, Mike Magana, and Sian's Grandma
December 20, 2021
Teren Christensen Joins! His take on the Raiders, BYU, and more!
Bill and Teren talk: Raiders outlook for the rest of the season. Greg Olsen has to go. What was with the game plan vs. Washington? Will Compton rejoins the team. BYU season recap Questions for Teren about BYU. Steph goes for the NBA 3PT record to pass Ray Allen, but falls short against Portland. Best of the week/worst of the week.
December 09, 2021
Raiders preview, AB news, MLB Lockout, What to expect from A's? Warriors talk, and College Football
Shoot us a question or topic via the link below! Bill talks about: Steelers done? Raiders vs. Washington, the link to McLaurin. Antonio Brown suspended 3 games. CMC out for season. MLB lockout and what it means. When will it end? Signings in MLB. Lockout keeping A's players around? Warriors beat the clippers, lose to PHX and what happened in that game? Klay and Wiseman nearing returns. Brian Kelly's phony butt leaving ND for LSU. Lincoln Riley leaving OU for USC and his recruits are following. Are the transfer rules good for college football/players? Craig Bohl reworked contract incentivizing wins? Can he recruit a transfer portal QB? Will he try?
December 04, 2021
Warriors off to NBA's Best Start, Ben Simmons, Gruden Case vs. NFL, Legitimate NFL Teams? MLB News
Bill and John talk: Warriors still streaking, their last week in action. Upcoming games vs. Clipper/Suns. Ben Simmons situation. Gruden vs. the NFL. Legitimate teams through Week 11. Raiders recap vs. Cowboys on Thanksgiving. MLB signings A's news. Best of the week/worst of the week.
November 28, 2021
Raiders Answers, Steelers Tie, MLB Awards, signings and trades, Hypothetical for A's & Pirates
Bill and Kyle talk: Raiders blowout loss to Chiefs. Annual slide happening again? Bisaccia, Mayock, and Carr going forward? Steelers tie with Lions. Injuries and looking forward to Chargers. MLB Awards Season. MVP's and Cy Young award winners. Syndergarrd signing with AAAngles. Verlander signing with Asstros. Hypothetical Question: If $100m Salary Floor gets signed in next CBA, who would you want your team to sign/extend? Best of and worst of the week for the guys.
November 20, 2021
Pokes bring home the boot! NFL signings, releases, Packers & Raiders. Warriors deep dive into their season thus far! Best Of/Worst Of the week!
Bill and John talk: Wyoming Cowboys beat the sheep! Then... lose to Boise St. Talk about Coach Bohl. Cam signs with Panthers. OBJ to Rams and talk about how he got there. Robert Woods torn ACL means significant workload for OBJ... if he can stay healthy. Raiders disappointing loss to Giants. Damon Arnette released. DeSean Jackson signed. Packers breakdown of Chiefs game, Rodgers situation. Warriors putting the league on notice. Now at 11-1, best record in the league. Our thoughts on where they can go, what they'll do with Klay and Wiseman when they come back, and where they're at right now with the players contributing. Jokic/Morris dust up. Best of/Worst of the week for Bill and John.
November 14, 2021
Episode 20! Braves WS Champs, Ruggs, NFL Trade Deadline and Injuries, Best of/Worst of the week
Bill and Kyle talk: Atlanta Braves knock out the Houston Asstros in the World Series. Buster Posey calls it a career. A's transactions. Henry Ruggs tragic situation. RIP Tina Tintor and her pup. Von Miller traded to Rams. DeSean Jackson cut by Rams. Melvin Ingram traded from PIT to KC. OBJ speculation. Injuries around the league (Derrick Henry, Jameis Winston) Chiefs struggle against the Giants. Best of week/worst of week. Check us out at linktr.ee/squarestatesandlot for our platforms and socials, and click the link below to leave a voice message to be featured in the next episode!
November 05, 2021
Warriors off to hot start, Packers down Cards, NFL Trade Deadline, World Series, BoMel, and more
Bill and John talk: Warriors hot start. Packers take down undefeated Cardinals. Kyler Murray hurt. Hypothetical trades at the NFL deadline for Raiders and Packers. Deshaun Watson situation, will a trade happen? NFL Costumes for Halloween. Braves take commanding lead over Houston in World Series. Bob Melvin stuns the baseball world and heads to the Padres from the A's. What does this mean for the A's? Possible replacement candidates? Best of the week and Worst of the week.
November 01, 2021
Wyoming in freefall, Steelers & Raiders updates, NFL news and takes for DEN, CLE, ARI, MLB News & World Series!
Bill and Kyle talk: Wyoming's free fall from 4-0 down to 4-3. What changes need to happen? Steelers recap vs SEA, and bye week talk. Raiders recap vs DEN & PHI, and Bisaccia through 2 games as head coach heading into bye. NFL WFT Investigation, and Mark Davis vs. the league? NFL News around the league. JJ Watt, Mark Ingram, Cam Newton. What is going on in DEN? CLE? ARI? MLB to pay housing for their minor league players. Billy Beane pulls out of Mets talks. Alameda county votes yes to move forward with Howard Terminal project for A's. World Series talks as HOU evens up series 1-1.
October 28, 2021
Raiders with Rich Bisaccia, John's take on Gruden, NFL News, Wyoming Football, NBA talk, & More
Bill and John talk about: Rich Bisaccia era starts with the Raiders. John's thoughts on Gruden. News around the NFL. Wyoming Cowboys recent struggles on offense. NBA news and notes, especially as they relate to the Warriors. Ben Simmons reports, what will happen with that situation? MLB Playoffs. John's best of/worst of the week.
October 18, 2021
Gruden Out As Raiders Head Coach, Steelers and Bills impress, Allen for MVP? NFL Injuries
I normally wouldn't post 2 episodes on the same day, but this one was one we had to talk about right now! Getting this out for you all to hear! Bill and Kyle talk about: The bombshell that dropped in Las Vegas. Gruden's leaked emails and resignation. What's next with Bicassia taking over? Steelers beat the Broncos and look very impressive after quite a few lackluster performances. Kyle touches on the performance and his takeaways. Buffalo looks like the team to beat after dismantling KC. Josh Allen working towards MVP? Injuries around the NFL. NHL kicks off tomorrow. Best of/worst of the week.
October 12, 2021
Wyoming loses to AF, Upset weekend in NCAAF, John's take on the Packers, Gruden's emails, Warriors pre-season talk, MLB Playoffs
Bill and John talk about: Wyoming's disappointing loss to Air Force. Alabama loses to unranked Texas A&M. BYU loses to unranked Boise State at home. John's take on the Packers including their addition of Jaylon Smith. John's Best of the week/Worst of the week. Brady bests the Pats in return to Foxborough. Warriors beat the Lakers in one of their final tune-up games before the regular season. Klay and Wiseman injury updates. MLB Playoffs and where the series stand.
October 11, 2021
Raiders smacked on MNF, Steelers drop to 1-3, Best of/Worst of Week, Stephon Gilmore trade, PICKS
Bill and Kyle talk about: What went wrong for the Raiders on MNF? Steelers struggles. MLB Wild Card games. What will the MLB labor negotiations mean for the A's and Pirates in 2022? NEW SEGMENT: Best of week and worst of week (Help us pick a name for it.) Stephon Gilmore traded to CAR for a 2023 6th round pick. Picks for Week 5!
October 07, 2021
A's Eliminated, MLB Playoffs, Standings after Week 3, Raiders and Steelers Talk, Kyle's Trip, Week 4.
Kyle and Bill talk: A's officially eliminated from playoff contention. What does this mean for the A's going forward? Who are we rooting for in MLB Playoffs? Standings after week 3 in NFL. Kyle's PIT trip. How we're feeling about the Raiders and Steelers? Chiefs sign Josh Gordon, TB signs Richard Sherman. Manning Cast. Our picks for week 4 in NFL.
October 01, 2021
NFL Week 3 Picks, Raiders News and Notes, Steelers News and Notes, Pirates and A's, and Chris Bassitt's Return!
Follow us on one of our socials at linktr.ee/squarestatesandlot and enter our pick 'em contest for a chance to win a $20 gift card! In this episode Bill and Kyle talk about: Pirates series summary and a few standout players. A's rumor mill suggests Billy Beane and BoMel may be moving onto the NY Mets to join Sandy Alderson. New Pitching coach? And Chris Bassitt makes his return to the mound after facial reconstruction surgery from the line drive that hit him in the face a little over a month ago. Steelers injury news and team dynamics. Raiders roster moves and injury report. Our picks and analysis for week 3 in the NFL. Diablo II: Resurrected releases 9/23 and we're both pumped for that!
September 23, 2021
NFL Pick 'em Standings through Week 1. Raiders MNF Recap. Raiders vs. Steelers. Pokes 3-0! A's streaking into playoffs?!
Get your questions for us in, and ideas for prize for best in pick 'em, and punishment for worst record in pick 'em. We talk about: Standings in our pick 'em contest. Picks for week 2. Raiders MNF Recap in wild game. Injuries for Raiders and Steelers. Raiders vs. Steelers match up (Kyle and Bill's favorite teams.) MLB Standings leading up to playoffs and wild card standing that will impact who gets in. Pokes get their 3rd consecutive win this season.
September 20, 2021
NFL Returns! TNF talk, Pick'em for the boys, Extension talks in NFL, Wyoming wins 2, and A's
John and Bill talk about: NFL Week 1. Pick 'em for all three of us. We need ideas for prizes and punishments for the winner and loser. Raiders extension talks. TJ Watt deal. Wyoming Cowboys 2-0! A's killing Bill's heart.
September 13, 2021
Interview with future NFL HOF TE Todd Christensen's son, Teren Christensen!
In this episode, we talk to Teren Christensen! Son of former Raiders great, Todd Christensen. We talk about growing up together, and what he's been up to. He talks about his Dad's story and his career, and his case for the HOF. We crack jokes about his many TV appearances as a host of American Gladiators, a broadcaster for ESPN, and others. Great conversation with a great friend! Hope you enjoy! RaiderNation come through and share this, we need to get Todd his due and get him into the HOF.
September 02, 2021
Cam Newton Cut, Raiders Roster after cut downs, Steelers Rosters after cut downs, A's and Pirates season updates.
We talk about: Cam Newton gets cut, surprising? Was it actually good for him? Raiders cut down to 53. Surprising cuts? Potential waiver moves? Steelers cut down to 53. Surprising cuts? Who is going to surprise people, and what we're most interested in seeing for both of our teams? A's still in the thick of a wild card spot, how are they doing? Pirates release Gregory Polanco and other updates.
September 02, 2021
Fantasy Football Draft, Our Rosters, NFL Injuries and Trades, Larry Nance Jr trade to Portland, Good news for Bassitt and A's
We talk about: Our fantasy football draft and our rosters. We'll grade yours if you send them to us and tell us your league type! Texans ship off another player sending Lawson to the Jets. Minshew gets traded and a discussion on his place in PHI. QB situations around the league and how it's probably different this year. T.Y. Hilton and the rash of injuries the Colts have had. Larry Nance Jr. traded to Portland and his fit with that team. NCAAF changes to conferences and such. Chris Bassitt undergoes successful facial surgery, hoping to come back this season for the A's. Teaser for next episode. Get inolved at our socials @ssspod21 on Twitter and IG. Square State Sandlot Podcast on YouTube and Facebook!
August 30, 2021
Kyle's NFL Predictions, DEN QB Battle, Steelers Preseason thus far, Raiders outlook, KJ Wright update? MLB MVP's, HOF Chatter
We get Kyle's predictions for the upcoming NFL season. QB Battles. Kyle talks about his Steelers. Bill talks about his Raiders and KJ Wright. Pirates and their season thus far. Is it time to put a fork in the A's? Sano monster home run. Cliff Branch to the HOF, Todd Christensen needs to be next!
August 26, 2021
NBA contract extensions, Warriors talk, Klay and Rookies. NFL Division, Conference, Super Bowl Picks, NFL Award Picks
We talk about: Kyrie/Harden extensions in Brooklyn. Steph's massive extension with the Warriors. Nico Mannion signs overseas. Kuminga and Moody talk. Update on Klay. Isaiah Thomas trying to make a comeback, will he catch on with a team? NFL Division/Conference/Super Bowl picks. NFL Awards picks Raiders Updates Packers Updates
August 23, 2021
Allegiant Stadium Opening, Tebow gone, Steelers Updates, Will Deshaun play again? CBass injured, MLB Talk
We talk about: Allegiant Stadium ribbon cutting ceremony, talk about the stadium and halftime show, and the game itself. Preseason action. Tebow gets cut after a rough showing at TE. Does Deshaun play again this season? Ever? Steelers freeing up cap room, but for what? Chris Bassitt hit with 100 MPH comeback line drive. A's Updates. Yankees and Mets updates. Pirates updates. MLB salary floor and luxury tax discussed further.
August 20, 2021
Iggy Back to the Dubs, Schroeders big gamble, A's on Fire, Field of Dreams game, NFL Preseason kicks off, News and notes from around the leagues. Episode 4
We talk about: Mike Lange retirement. Warriors bring back Andre Iguodala. Dennis Schroder's big gamble that doesn't pay off. Pirates slumping bad, but getting the young guys some valuable playing time. A's on fire, winning 6 in a row and win 17-0 against Cleveland. Khris Davis re-signs with team on minor league deal. Chris Davis calls it a career with Orioles. Field of Dreams game happened in Iowa. Yankees vs. White Sox in throw-back unis. Steelers win their 2nd preseason game vs the Eagles. Take-aways from that game. Raiders notes. Heading to Vegas this Saturday for the Raiders first preseason game. News and notes from around the league. Diablo 2: Resurrected early access beta goes live Friday!
August 13, 2021
A's new additions making a splash, Laureano suspension, Pirates, Wyoming Cowboys QB battle, Olympics Episode 3 Part 2
Marte, Gomes, Harrison, and Chafin making huge contributions already for the A's since the acquisitions. Brock Holt throws a 31.1 MPH strike in the 12-3 win for the A's. Laureano gets popped with PED suspension, will miss remainder of season, postseason, and some of next season. Pirates scuffling, but making moves to evaluate some players for the future. Wyoming Cowboys started up fall camp. Will we have a QB battle? Who starts? Tidbits from the Olympics (US Men & Women's basketball win gold, US takes most golds and most medals.) USA, USA, USA!
August 09, 2021
NFL Hall Of Fame, Our boy Josh Allen gets a new deal, NFLPA discussion Episode 3 Part 1
We talk Steelers HOF enshrinees from last night. Tom Flores and Sir Charles are tonight. Peyton goes in as well. Xavien Howard and Dolphins agree on restructured contract. Darius Leonard gets his. NFLPA is not doing well for the players. Warriors trade Eric Paschall for next to nothing? Why??? Messi is leaving Barcelona for PSG after 17 years with the club. RIP Bobby Bowden, a true college football legend. Part 1 of 2 for Episode 3.
August 09, 2021
A's and Pirates updates on the season, Graveman trade to HOU, Rocker goes unsigned, Kyle's trip to PIT. Episode 2 Part 2
Update on how the A's are doing this season, specifically after the moves they made at the deadline. Graveman trade from SEA to HOU, implications on the season and locker room. Rocker goes unsigned by the Mets. MLB needs to change this rule! Kyle visits PNC Park again... and Steelers training camp. Recap of the trip from him. Hall of fame game, and standouts from it. Claypool okay? Raiders sign Gerald McCoy. Raiders host KJ Wright. Thoughts on new scheme/coordinator in LV? Marc Andre Fluery trade from LV. Part 2 of 2
August 06, 2021
MLB Trade Deadline 2021, Our thoughts on the trades, Ray Fosse, Dodgers spending, and more! Episode 2 Part 1
Kyle's intro for the new podcast. Tough Ray Fosse news. Dodgers salary after adding Scherzer, Turner, and Duffy. Trevor Bauer situation. Our thoughts on other moves around the league. A's moves, and do we like them? Pirates moves, and do we like them? Part 1 of 2.
August 06, 2021
Introducing the Square State Sandlot Podcast! Rogers is back! What does it mean for Adams? NBA Draft/Trades
Our Introductions, Kyle's will follow next episode. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube! Please send us some questions you might have and we'll feature you in our mailbag. You can always leave a voice message from the Anchor page. Rodgers is back! What does that mean for Adams and other Packers, what did he have to say in his press conference? NBA Trades and Draft. Westbrook to Lakers and what it means for them. Dubs draft Kuminga and Moody instead of making a trade. Ben Simmons offered to the Dubs, what was in the trade package? Dame? Beal? Would we make the trade?
August 01, 2021