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Taking the Field With Stevie Mac

Taking the Field With Stevie Mac

By Taking The Field Lacrosse
A lacrosse talk podcast. In depth Premier Lacrosse League discussions and topics. For more go to taking-the-field.com
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Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 100 - The Finale
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven announces that this will be the final episode of the show. He discusses the decision to move on, what this means for the podcast, and thanks the listeners for being a part of this journey!
16:15
August 04, 2022
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 99 - Will Manny And Cannons LC
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven recaps the loaded weekend in pro lacrosse. Then he discusses Will Manny's statistical breakdown this season. Later, he rounds out the show discussing a potential Cannons LC rebuild.
19:05
August 02, 2022
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 98 - Five Bold Predictions For The PLL Second Half
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven gives you his five bold predictions for the second half of the Premier Lacrosse League season. 
19:05
July 21, 2022
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 97 - England National Gold Medalist Emily Beazley
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven is joined by England National Team U23 gold medalist Emily Beazley. They discuss Beazley's time on the Detroit Mercy women's team, how she got involved with team England, the World Championships, and more!
13:45
July 18, 2022
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 96 - Premier Lacrosse First Half Recap
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven is joined by Phil Rothermich (PLL Updates) to discuss the first half of the Premier Lacrosse season. The guys discuss everything from championship contenders, the MVP race, the All-Star Game, and more!
35:50
July 09, 2022
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 95 - Premier Lacrosse Week Five
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven discusses Player Royale, the weekly picks, and your thoughts heading into week five in the Premier Lacrosse League.
24:35
July 01, 2022
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 94 - Chrome Find A Way, Atlas Escape
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven recaps week four in the Premier Lacrosse League. Player Royale, the weekly picks, and the power rankings lead off the show. Later, Steven gets your thoughts in the mix. 
28:00
June 27, 2022
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 93 - Premier Lacrosse League Week Four
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven gives you his week four Premier Lacrosse League picks, Player Royale lineup, and 2022 All-Star ballot. Later, he gets your thoughts in the mix about week four action.
20:35
June 23, 2022
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 92 - Chrome Take First, Whipsnakes Frustrate Atlas
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven gives his updated power rankings for week three in the Premier Lacrosse League, recaps the weekly picks and Player Royale, and gets your thoughts in the mix.
26:05
June 20, 2022
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 91 - Premier Lacrosse Week Three Picks
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven gives you the picks for each game in the Premier Lacrosse League for week three, plus a Player Royale update and your thoughts in the mix.
21:25
June 16, 2022
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 90 - Atlas, Chrome, Whipsnakes Lead PLL Standings
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven breaks down week two in Premier Lacrosse League action. All four matchups, a recap of Player Royale and week two bets, plus updated power rankings, and your thoughts.
35:45
June 14, 2022
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 89 - Premier Lacrosse Week Two
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven gives you his thoughts on week two in the Premier Lacrosse League. He discusses each matchup, gives you his weekly picks, and gets your thoughts in the mix.
29:45
June 09, 2022
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 88 - Premier Lacrosse Opening Weekend
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven recaps the week one action in the Premier Lacrosse League, gives his first impressions of Player Royale, updates the power rankings, and responds to your thoughts. 
28:15
June 06, 2022
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 87 - Premier Lacrosse Week One Preview
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven discusses some Premier Lacrosse League storylines for week one, then later breaks down Player Royale and finishes off with the week one picks challenge.
26:30
June 02, 2022
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 86 - Premier Lacrosse League Training Camp
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven discusses the Premier Lacrosse League training camp and a major storyline, then gets into his PLL power rankings of teams and head coaches.
30:25
May 27, 2022
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 85 - 2022 Premier Lacrosse Draft Recap
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven gives his thoughts on the 2022 Premier Lacrosse League draft. We got our first look at the PLL on ESPN, Ben Rubeor is a top tier GM, some surprises in the draft, and finish off with your thoughts.
26:20
May 11, 2022
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 84 - Detroit Mercy Head Coach Dwayne Hicks
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven is joined by Detroit Mercy women's lacrosse head coach Dwayne Hicks to discuss the 2022 season.
13:25
February 10, 2022
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 83 - Detroit Mercy's Claire Conway & Elise Harder
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven is joined by Detroit Mercy women's lacrosse seniors Claire Conway and Elise Harder to discuss life on and off the lacrosse field.
13:20
February 08, 2022
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 82 - Detroit Mercy's Paul Manuszak
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven sits down with Detroit Mercy men's lacrosse senior Paul Manuszak. They discuss Paul's background in lacrosse, his hobbies, life after lacrosse, and preview the 2022 season opener against Ohio State.
08:30
February 04, 2022
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 81 - Detroit Mercy Head Coach Chris Kolon
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven is joined by Detroit Mercy men's lacrosse head coach Chris Kolon to discuss the 2022 season.
10:00
February 04, 2022
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 80 - Waterdogs Top Atlas, Cannons Are In
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven discusses the Waterdogs beating Atlas for the No. 1 seed and Cannons topping Chrome for the final playoff spot. Later he gets into his updated power rankings and answers your questions.
25:00
August 16, 2021
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 79 - PLL Regular Season Finale
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven discusses the Atlas's chances at a No. 1 pick, his PLL awards, plus your thoughts on the weekend in Albany.
27:30
August 12, 2021
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 78 - Justin Guterding Traded, Post-Season Predictions
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven is joined by Phil Rothermich (PLL Updates) to discuss the Chrome trading Justin Guterding, the Atlas sitting in first place, and the battle for the final playoff spot.
30:30
August 05, 2021
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 77 - Whipsnakes Struggle, Atlas Take First
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven discusses the Whipsnakes struggles without Matt Rambo, revisits the power rankings, and gets your thoughts in the mix.
35:30
August 02, 2021
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 76 - Athletes Unlimited Lacrosse Week One
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven breaks down week one in the Athletes Unlimited women's lacrosse league. He gives his impressions of the league, the teams, and the rules of play.
31:38
July 26, 2021
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 75 - Athletes Unlimited & PLL Viewership
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, topics include Athletes Unlimited lacrosse, Premier Lacrosse League viewership numbers, and one surprise for every PLL team.
27:50
July 22, 2021
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 74 - All-Star Game & Fantasy Lacrosse
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven gives his thoughts on the Premier Lacrosse All-Star game, fantasy lacrosse in 2021, and his one thing for all eight PLL teams.
32:50
July 19, 2021
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 73 - PLL All-Star Break
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven discusses the race for the number one seed in the Premier Lacrosse League. Then he talks about teams that could miss the playoffs and answers your questions.
31:00
July 15, 2021
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 72 - PLL Week Five Shakeup
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven receives a "what if" scenario from a listener centered around Lyle Thompson. Later, he talks about the Atlas winning streak. Finally, he gets to the power rankings and your thoughts on week five in the Premier Lacrosse League.
46:52
July 12, 2021
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 71 - Hogan Traded & Life Without Concannon
On this loaded episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven discusses the Cannons trading Chris Hogan, All-Stars being announced, Atlas without Jack Concannon, and your thoughts on week five in the Premier Lacrosse League. He rounds out the show dissecting the Inside Lacrosse week four power rankings.
39:20
July 08, 2021
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 70 - Premier Lacrosse League Week Four
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven discusses your reactions to week four in the Premier Lacrosse League. Then he gets into his weekly winners and losers. He wraps up the show with his weekly power rankings.
37:50
July 05, 2021
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 69 - PLL Week Four Preview
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven discusses the Cannons signing Peyton Smith, the Atlas trending upward, plus your thoughts heading into week four in the PLL.
31:35
July 01, 2021
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 68 - PLL Baltimore Recap
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven gives you his winners and losers from week three in the Premier Lacrosse League. Later, he updates his power rankings and gives his final impressions from his trip to Baltimore.
31:38
June 29, 2021
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 67 - PLL Week Three Preview
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven discusses the Austin Staats and Matt Gaudet incident, week three in Baltimore, and the arrival of Jeff Teat! All that and more on the Thursday edition of the podcast!
29:55
June 24, 2021
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 66 - The PLL Bye Week Part 2
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, it's part two of Steven's conversation with Phil & Jordan. In this segment the guys respond to question submitted by listeners and discuss what the Chaos & Chrome need to do to turn their seasons around.
33:55
June 21, 2021
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 65 - The PLL Bye Week Part 1
Part 1/2: On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven is joined by Phil Rothermich and Lacrosse Flash contributor Jordan Johnson to discuss everything Premier Lacrosse League. It's a bye week in the PLL so the guys try to pass the time before we hit Baltimore for week three. Support the Podcast: https://anchor.fm/steven-macdonald2/support
32:01
June 17, 2021
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 64 - PLL Week Two
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven discusses everything from week two in the Premier Lacrosse League. Later he gets to a new segment called "The Two Man Game". He finishes off the episode with your thoughts and his weekly power rankings.
38:20
June 14, 2021
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 63 - Week Two PLL Preview
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven previews the week two games in the Premier Lacrosse League in segment one. Then he breaks down the best of the winless after week one. Finally, he gets to your comments and the week two picks challenge. Support the podcast and help it expand into the future! ttps://anchor.fm/steven-macdonald2/support
34:15
June 10, 2021
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 62 - Week One Recap
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven gives his quick reactions to every game in week one. In segment two, he dives into his take on what plagues the Atlas year after year. Finally, Steven gets your comments in and gives his week 1 power rankings.
35:10
June 07, 2021
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 61 - Premier Lacrosse Power Rankings
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven gives you his preseason power rankings for the Premier Lacrosse League.
16:40
June 01, 2021
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 60 - Premier Lacrosse Draft Recap
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven breaks down the Premier Lacrosse League college draft. He gives his reactions to all eight team's drafts.
16:24
April 28, 2021
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 59 - Premier Lacrosse Draft Preview
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven sits down with Lacrosse Flash contributors Noah Landes & Jordan Johnson to discuss all things Premier Lacrosse college draft. Then, later in the show, the guys get a surprise visit from Phil Rothermich.
36:43
April 21, 2021
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 58 - The Evolution of Michigan Lacrosse
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven discusses the evolution of the Michigan Wolverines Lacrosse program. The Wolverines are in their 10th year as a Division 1 program, and Steven gives the listeners his thoughts on how things have gone so far.
15:33
April 07, 2021
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 57 - Dwayne Hicks of Detroit Mercy
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven sits down with University of Detroit Mercy women's Lacrosse coach Dwayne Hicks to talk about their 2021 season.
14:52
March 10, 2021
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 56 - Premier Lacrosse Trade Recap
On episode 56 of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven is joined by Phil Rothermich to go in-depth on the recent trades in the Premier Lacrosse League. Later, the guys look at the Atlas's rebuild & what we can expect from them in this spring's college draft.
23:59
March 04, 2021
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 55 - Paul Rabil Traded
On Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, we have breaking news in the Premier Lacrosse League as Atlas midfielder Paul Rabil has been traded to the Cannons!
10:40
March 01, 2021
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 54 - Connor Fields Traded
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven gives his take on the Chaos trading Connor Fields to the Archers for Ian MacKay.
06:51
February 25, 2021
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 53 - Chris Hogan & Premier Lacrosse
On episode 53 of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven gives his take on Chris Hogan's announcement to leave the NFL and join the Premier Lacrosse League
11:19
February 14, 2021
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 52 - Rob Pannell and The Atlas Rebuild
On episode 52 of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven discusses the Atlas trading Rob Pannell and what it means for the team's rebuild. Does he still want them to trade the first overall pick in this year's college draft?
10:10
February 12, 2021
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 51 - Premier Lacrosse Draft Frenzy
On episode 51 of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven is joined by Phil Rothermich to discuss the latest Premier Lacrosse draft news. The guys discuss all things PLL expansion, entry, and collegiate draft.
29:49
February 03, 2021
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 50 - Growing Lacrosse In Michigan
On episode 50 of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven discusses the growth of lacrosse in the State of Michigan and how it can continue into the future. He explains how the Premier Lacrosse League and National Lacrosse League can play a part.
16:58
January 30, 2021
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 49 - Detroit Mercy Women's Lacrosse
On episode 49 of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven looks at the newly formed MAC women's lacrosse conference through the lens of the Detroit Mercy women's lacrosse team. He then breaks down his keys to 2021 under head coach Dwayne Hicks.
14:57
January 26, 2021
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 48 - Premier Lacrosse In 2021
On episode 48 of Taking the Field With Stevie Mac, Steven is joined by Phil Rothermich to discuss the Premier Lacrosse League merger and what to look forward to in 2021.
17:04
December 30, 2020
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 47 - PLL and MLL Merger
On episode 47 of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven breaks down the news that Major League Lacrosse (MLL) has merged with the Premier Lacrosse League (PLL). Steven discusses what we know so far & what the merger means for the future of the PLL.
10:09
December 16, 2020
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 46 - A Lacrosse Thanksgiving
On this episode of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven asks the listeners what they are thankful for in the lacrosse community. He reads your comments on air and then gives you what he is thankful for.
07:20
November 26, 2020
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 45 - Happy PLL Day!
On episode 45 of Taking the Field With Stevie Mac, Steven discusses PLL Day, the two year anniversary of the birth of the Premier Lacrosse League. Steven reminisces about some of the most memorable moments of the PLL over the last two years.
07:40
October 22, 2020
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 44 - Atlas Trade Scenarios
On episode 44 of Taking the Field With Stevie Mac, Steven takes a look at the Inside Lacrosse article examining the offseason checklist for the Atlas. The article names several trade candidates, so who stays and who goes?
08:14
October 12, 2020
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 43 - The Lacrosse Community Pt. 2
On episode 43 of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven & Jordan Johnson discuss where the lacrosse community can look to improve as the sport continues to grow in popularity. Link to Jordan's article: https://www.thesportscol.com/2020/09/i-love-pro-lacrosse-but-i-also-believe-the-sport-has-room-to-grow/
13:14
September 25, 2020
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 42 - The Lacrosse Community Pt. 1
On episode 42 of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven is joined by Jordan Johnson to talk all things in the lacrosse community. Jordan gives us his background in lacrosse. Then the guys move on to talk about how the MLL & PLL handled the Black Lives Matter movement during their 2020 seasons.
11:08
September 24, 2020
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 41 - Ultimate NLL Fantasy Experience
On episode 41 of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven announces his plans for the Ultimate NLL fantasy experience for the fans. Find out what the NLL fantasy league will be doing this winter and how you can get involved.
06:40
September 17, 2020
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 40 - What's Next For Premier Lacrosse?
On episode 40 of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven discusses what he wants to see the Premier Lacrosse League do to bridge the gap between now and next season. He finishes off the episode by bringing the listeners a promo code to use at LacrosseMonkey.com, for 15% off between Sept. 7-21.  Use promo code VIP336047 at lacrosse monkey, baseball monkey, hockey monkey, and goalie monkey!
09:35
September 07, 2020
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 39 - PLL Head Coach Power Rankings
On episode 39 of Taking the Field With Stevie Mac, Steven asked for your Premier Lacrosse head coach power rankings and you delivered! Now hear his power rankings and how similar your lists were to his.
09:50
September 02, 2020
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 38 - What If Pat Spencer Chose Lacrosse?
On episode 38 of Taking the Field With Stevie Mac, Steven and Phil go down the rabbit hole discussing what would have happened if Pat Spencer had played in the Premier Lacrosse League in 2019.
11:40
August 19, 2020
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 37 - Pro Lacrosse Merger Scenario
On episode 37 of Taking the Field With Stevie Mac, Steven & Phil discuss the "what if" scenarios around a possible merger between the Premier Lacrosse League and Major League Lacrosse. The guys discuss how a merger could look and what it would mean for the sport of Lacrosse.
12:26
August 18, 2020
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 36 - We Didn't Earn College Football
On episode 36 of Taking the Field With Stevie Mac, Steven discusses Power 5 conferences making the decision to move football to the spring amid COVID-19. He talks about what spring football will look like, if a College Football Playoff is in the cards for fall football, and much more!
06:05
August 16, 2020
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 35 - A Thank You Letter To Lacrosse Fans
On episode 35 of Taking the Field With Stevie Mac, Steven thanks the listeners for following the podcast over the past few months as he covered the Premier Lacrosse League. As today marks the final game of the Championship Series, Steven lets the listeners know what's next for the podcast.
05:30
August 09, 2020
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 34 - Premier Lacrosse Playoff Skype
On episode 34 of Taking the Field With Stevie Mac, it's part two of the Skype interview with Phil Rothermich discussing all things Premier Lacrosse. On this segment, the guys dive into the post season play for the Championship Series.
07:09
August 03, 2020
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 33 - Premier Lacrosse Group Play Skype
On episode 33 of Taking the Field With Stevie Mac, Steven is joined via Skype by Phil Rothermich to discuss their headlines from the PLL group play round. Part one of a two part series.
11:33
August 02, 2020
Taking the Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 32 - What's Wrong With the Atlas Offense?
On episode 32 of Taking the Field With Stevie Mac, Steven discusses what bothers him about the Atlas' struggles on offense in the Championship Series.
06:18
July 31, 2020
Taking the Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 31 - Garrett Epple vs Matt Gaudet
On episode 31 of Taking the Field With Stevie Mac, Steven discusses the altercation that went down between Redwoods defender Garrett Epple and Chrome Attack-man Matt Gaudet. The altercation was in response to Gaudet chirping at Chaos goalie Blaze Riorden on Saturday.
04:58
July 29, 2020
Taking the Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 30 - Premier Lacrosse Day Three
On episode 30 of Taking the Field With Stevie Mac, Steven gives his takeaways for the opening weekend in the PLL Championship Series. The he previews the match-ups for day three.
14:16
July 27, 2020
Taking the Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 29 - Matt Gaudet & The Art Of Chirping
On episode 29 of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven gives his take on the chirping that took place on opening night of the PLL Championship Series with Chrome rookie attackman Matt Gaudet.
04:25
July 26, 2020
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 28 - Premier Lacrosse Championship Series Opening Weekend
On episode 28 of Taking the Field With Stevie Mac, Steven breaks down the Premier Lacrosse Championship Series opening weekend match-ups.
15:12
July 24, 2020
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 27 - Premier Lacrosse Post Fantasy Draft Skype
On episode 27 of Taking the Field With Stevie Mac, Steven is joined by Phil Rothermich and Kevin Schroeck to recap their inaugural fantasy Premier Lacrosse draft. What did they like, what didn't they like, and what are they most looking forward to now that the draft is over?
09:19
July 11, 2020
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 26 - PLL Fantasy Lacrosse Skype Segment
On episode 26 of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, it's the second half of the Skype conversation between Steven and Phil Rothermich. On this segment they cover PLL fantasy lacrosse and discuss which positions you should target early in the draft.
10:14
July 04, 2020
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 25 - Premier Lacrosse Roster Skype Show
On episode 25 of Taking the Field With Stevie Mac, Steven is joined via Skype by Phil Rothermich to break down the Premier Lacrosse 22-man rosters for each of the seven clubs heading to the Championship Series.
09:55
July 03, 2020
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 24 - This Week In the PLL
On episode 24 of Taking the Field With Stevie Mac, Steven recaps the week that was in the Premier Lacrosse League. He discusses the backyard lacrosse collection. Then he asks when the PLL will release a video game. He wraps up with more fantasy lacrosse and sports betting talk.
09:48
June 27, 2020
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 23 - Premier Lacrosse Skype Special Finale
On episode 23 of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, it's the final segment of the three part Skype series. Steven, Phil Rothermich, and Jordan Johnson discuss the introductions of sports betting and fantasy sports to the world of lacrosse and what it means for the growth of the sport.
08:50
June 18, 2020
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 22 - Premier Lacrosse Skype Special Pt. 2
On episode 22 of Taking the Field With Stevie Mac, it's part two of Steven's three part Skype conversation with Phil Rothermich and Jordan Johnson. On this segment, the guys talk in depth on the Premier Lacrosse Championship Series and what they are most looking forward to with that.
09:59
June 17, 2020
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 21 - Premier Lacrosse Skype Special Pt. 1
On Episode 21 of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven is joined by Phil Rothermich, aka @PLLUpdates on Twitter, and Pro Lacrosse Talk contributor Jordan Johnson to talk all things Premier Lacrosse. Topics include the PLL off-season, the 22-man championship rosters, and more! Part 1 of a 3 part series.
10:08
June 16, 2020
Taking the Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 20 - Premier Lacrosse Championship Series Location
On episode 20 of Taking the Field With Stevie Mac, Steven breaks down the announcement of where the Premier Lacrosse League Championship Series will take place this July. He also announces the creation of his fantasy lacrosse league for the PLL this summer. If you'd like to join there are only a few spots left so message Steven ASAP!
05:21
June 11, 2020
Taking the Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 19 - Big Ten Football Coach Rankings
On episode 19 of Taking the Field With Stevie Mac, Steven looks at the Big Ten football coach rankings by CBS Sports & Tom Fornelli. He gives you who he thinks is too high, too low and his underrated coach in the Big Ten. Feel free to give us your takes in the comments!
09:15
June 09, 2020
Taking the Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 18 - How the Wolverines Become A Contender
On episode 18 of Taking the Field With Stevie Mac, Steven looks into the article by ESPN explaining how top teams can become serious contenders this 2020 college football season. With this topic Steven focuses on the "If...then" statements for Michigan.
07:25
June 04, 2020
Taking the Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 17 - Big Ten Football Strength of Schedule
On episode 17 of Taking the Field With Stevie Mac, Steven looks at the CBS Sports strength of schedule rankings for Big Ten football in 2020. He specifically focuses on the seasons for Michigan, Michigan State, and Ohio State.
07:08
June 02, 2020
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 16 - The NCAA Is Heading For Divorce
On episode 16 of Taking the Field With Stevie Mac, Steven takes you inside the CBS Sports article outlining the potential divorce between the NCAA and its Power 5 conferences. He also breaks down how COVID-19 has changed college athletics.
08:06
May 28, 2020
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac- Episode 15 - Detroit Lions FPI Breakdown
On episode 15 of Taking the Field With Stevie Mac, Steven discusses the Detroit Lions' season outlook according to the Football Power Index. Will this be the last year for Bob Quinn and Matt Patricia?
08:19
May 27, 2020
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 14 - Fantasy Lacrosse In the PLL
On episode 14 of Taking the Field With Stevie Mac, Steven discusses the announcement by Pro Lacrosse Talk and Flow Fantasy Lacrosse of fantasy lacrosse for the Premier Lacrosse League in 2020. Steven breaks down how things like sports betting and now fantasy sports will only grow the lacrosse community.
05:09
May 26, 2020
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 13 - Premier Lacrosse Trade Window & Off-season Moves
On episode 13 of Taking the Field With Stevie Mac, Steven breaks down the Premier Lacrosse League's trade window and when final rosters need to be submitted. The Chaos and Chrome have already finalized a trade and Steven walks you through it. He also re-examines the off-season the Chaos had, while giving his rising teams ahead of the Championship Series.
06:31
May 19, 2020
Taking the Field With Stevie Mac- Episode 12 - NFL Tiers For 2020
On episode 12 of Taking the Field With Stevie Mac, Steven dives into an article by CBS Sports on the five tiers of NFL teams for the 2020 season. Who's too high? Who's too low? Who's where they belong? Steven answers these questions on episode 12!
07:44
May 19, 2020
Taking the Field With Stevie Mac- Episode 11 - Premier Lacrosse Draft Recap
On episode 11 of Taking the Field With Stevie Mac, Steven recaps the Premier Lacrosse Collegiate draft. He gives you his biggest story lines from the draft including his draft winners and losers. Also, which team created more questions than answers with their draft class? Find out on episode 11 of Taking the Field!
12:04
May 14, 2020
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 10 - Premier Lacrosse Collegiate Mock Draft Show
On this episode of Taking the Field With Stevie Mac, Steven discusses all things Premier Lacrosse. He begins with the two big announcements; sports betting and the 2020 Championship Series. Then comes the main event...the Taking the Field 2020 Premier Lacrosse Collegiate Mock Draft! It's a full two round, 14 pick mock draft from the mind of Steven himself!
14:26
May 13, 2020
Taking the Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 9 - Ten Years In The Big Ten
FROM 2019: On Episode 9 of Taking The Field With Stevie Mac, Steven discusses the reality of Michigan Football under Jim Harbaugh and why it's not such a bad thing. Then he gets into the Big Ten records for the past decade released by Fox Sports College Football. From this he discusses the topic of realignment in the East and West divisions.
12:48
December 19, 2019
Taking the Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 8 - Michigan vs OSU, & Juwan Howard, Too
FROM 2019: On episode 8 of Taking the Field With Stevie Mac, Steven discusses "The Game" between Michigan and Ohio State. What will it take for Michigan to end the seven year drought against the Buckeyes? Also, he makes a formal apology to Juwan Howard. Find out what the apology is for on this episode of Taking the Field.
15:44
November 30, 2019
Taking the Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 7 - Can You Smell the Roses?
FROM 2019: On this episode of Taking the Field With Stevie Mac, Steven discusses the four team race in the Big Ten for a spot in the Rose Bowl. Who are the four teams & what does their path to Pasadena look like? Find out on Episode 7 of Taking the Field!
14:21
November 19, 2019
Taking The Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 6 - Drummond vs the World
FROM 2019: On this episode of Taking the Field With Stevie Mac, Steven asks why people don't like Andre Drummond as a player. He explains why he thinks Andre is a top ten player at his position while comparing Andre's numbers to other Centers around the league. He also touches on the firing of Florida State head coach Willie Taggart, hitting his goal of more than 100 views in 5 episodes, plus Michigan & MSU tipping off their basketball seasons tonight.
11:55
November 05, 2019
Taking the Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 5 - Big Week In the Big Ten
FROM 2019: On this episode of Taking the Field With Stevie Mac, Steven gives his take on Michigan vs Notre Dame, Michigan State vs Penn State, & touches on Wisconsin vs Ohio State. He even discusses the possibility of PJ Fleck making it to the Big Ten Championship game before Jim Harbaugh. Then he gets into this week's edition of the Big Ten Picks vs Polls segment.
18:24
October 25, 2019
Taking the Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 4 - Quandre Diggs Traded & Jim Harbaugh's Exit Strategy?
FROM 2019: On this episode of Taking the Field With Stevie Mac, Steven talks about the Lions trading Quandre Diggs and what he hopes this means with the trade deadline right around the corner. Then he voices his displeasure over the Jim Harbaugh to the NFL rumors. He also gives a quick update on his "Big 10 Football Picks vs Polls" segment which he will do this Friday on Episode 5.
17:11
October 23, 2019
Taking the Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 3 - Not So Happy Valley Showdown
FROM 2019: On this episode of Taking the Field With Stevie Mac, Steven Talks about the prime time showdown between Michigan & Penn State and whether it's a big game or not. Then he introduces his "Is This For Real" segment where he discusses the struggling MSU football program and whether or not Mark Dantonio should be fired. Lastly, he does his Big Ten Football picks vs the Twitter polls.
22:22
October 18, 2019
Taking the Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 2 - NFL "Officiating"
FROM 2019: On Episode 2 of the Taking the Field Podcast, Steven talks about the dumpster fire that is NFL officiating. Then he admits to turning the corner on Michigan's football season & specifically their offense.
26:05
October 15, 2019
Taking the Field With Stevie Mac - Episode 1 - Wolverines, Spartans & Gophers Oh My!
FROM 2019:  Episode 1 of the Taking the Field with Stevie Mac podcast. On today's show Steven talks about the state of Michigan and Michigan State football in 2019. Later, Steven introduces a new segment called "Is this For Real?" where he discusses something that isn't being talked about as much as it should. For more, check out https://taking-the-field.com
35:45
October 09, 2019