The Jerks discuss Ric’s favorite team landing the top NFL free agent prize (Kirk Cousins), lament the demise of their March Madness brackets (and explain why it’s wrong to enter multiple brackets in the same pool) and work through the details of a strange new rule in Minor League Baseball. Plus, Ava DuVernay is tapped to direct DC’s New Gods movie at Warner Bros., but the Jerks think it won’t get made and the first public screening of Ready Player One divides audiences and we think we know why! Those Two Jerks: The Mission to Civilize continues!
The Jerks discuss the end of the Legion of Boom, with the Seahawks cutting Richard Sherman, Kevin Love opening up about mental illness and Mackenzie Dern’s accent. Plus, more discussion of Shazam’s costume, the early backlash against Ready Player One (sight unseen) and a lightning round of TONS of movie news! T2J: We’re (pretty) sure Rosey Grier is still alive!
In this latest episode, the Jerks break down whether Kirk Cousins will sign with the Minnesota Vikings, the new flag football league being shown on the NFL Network and the J.R. Smith soup throwing incident. Plus, our first look at Zachary Levi in the Shazam! costume, changing release dates for some Marvel films and The Rocketeer‘s next chapter: on TV. T2J: the most passionless of passion projects!