Just six more to go! This week, the Jerks discuss ESPN’s College GameDay broadcasting from UCF and what it could mean for the College Football Playoff rankings. Plus, we break down this year’s Baseball Hall of Fame ballot and whether Condoleezza Rice will actually become the next coach of the Cleveland Browns. Plus, we remember the legendary Stan Lee, and try to figure out why Venom is making so much money. T2J: The rake on the forest floor of pop culture!
The first College Football Playoff rankings of the season are out, and the Jerks aren’t happy with where their undefeated alma mater, the UCF Knights, are ranked. We’ll break down why they should be ranked higher, why the Power 5 cartel won’t let UCF sniff the Dr. Pepper/ESPN Power 5 Playoff Invitational, and also check on the 10 “seals” that could keep us in business. T2J: if there were a podcast playoff, we wouldn’t be allowed in!
The countdown continues! The Jerks discuss MLB’s meaningless tiebreaker games, the rigged college football system and Kyrie Irving denying “Flat Eartherism.” Plus, Russian trolls spread discord among Star Wars fans, mixed reaction to Venom and a PG-13 cut of Deadpool 2! T2J — better late than never!
In this episode, we’re breaking down Nick Saban’s legacy as a coach, and Alabama’s win in the Power 5 Invitational Tournament. Plus, what’s really happening with Bill Belichick and the Patriots, North Korea in the Olympics (?!) and the U.S. Army’s beef with the Vegas Golden Knights. We’re also breaking down whether anyone wanted or needed a Watchmen TV series, the poor judgment that led to a #Venom movie, and more! T2J – waiting to sell out to the Man any day now!
It’s our first regular episode of 2018! We’re talking about UCF’s claim to college football’s national championship and the broken Power 5 Invitational Playoff — er, College Football Playoff — system, plus the Oakland Raiders playing fast and loose with the Rooney Rule in their hiring of Jon Gruden, and the promised shakeup at Warner Bros. happens with regard to the DC Comics movies. T2J in 2018: What did you think was going to happen?
2017 is over, and what a year it was! The Jerks look back on the biggest stories of the year in sports and geek culture, from the Mayweather-McGregor fight, to the NFL anthem protests, Wonder Woman making history and Disney buying up everything. Plus, what we learned this year (and what pissed us off), and bold predictions for 2018! T2J: The bad habit you should never resolve to quit!
The Jerks are chapped about a whole lot of things in college football, including the College Football Playoff rankings and Scott Frost leaving UCF! Plus, a return visit from The Coin, a look at DC’s new Titans TV series (and the streaming service it will launch), a discussion of the Avengers: Infinity War trailer and why birthday month people piss Tom off! A supersized T2J — it’s like a tin of Danish butter cookies that’s nothing but the pretzel shaped ones with those little sugar crystals!