Tag: Football

Tim Raines

Jonah Keri rocks the hall with his childhood hero (and one of the greatest leadoff hitters in history) Tim Raines about Tim’s early love for football; O.J. Simpson and flawed idols; beginning his career in Montreal; the epic battle with Fernan…

Katie Nolan

Jonah Keri spends some garbage time with Fox Sports 1’s Katie Nolan about unreasonable security guards; taking risks; dying of syphilis; eviscerating critics; social media; PEDs; reconciling fandom with athletes’ wrongdoing; mixing comedy and …

Dave Dameshek

Jonah Keri has a peachy keen time with Dave Dameshek of NFL.com about League of Leagues; the most versatile word in the English language; the Sandy Koufax of fruit and the Krispy Kreme of quarterbacks; NFL preview; the rise of the players’ coa…

Brad Evans

Jonah Keri searches for deep sleepers with Yahoo! fantasy football analyst Brad Evans about how Brad came to write about fantasy football; competitiveness in the industry; the rise of fantasy sports among fans; why media companies are reluctan…

Tony Khan

Jonah Keri and Tony Khan (Senior Vice President of Football Technology and Analytics, and Co-Owner, of the Jacksonville Jaguars) kick off their conversation with Tony’s journey in sports statistics from video games to coaching high school bask…

Justin Halpern

Jonah Keri talks to Justin Halpern (“S*** My Dad Says” NYT bestselling author and TV show creator) about how TV shows get made, William Shatner, Tony Gwynn, how Jon Hamm ended Justin’s baseball career, and Justin’s heartfelt Life Tip. Plus, Ju…

Jesse Thorn

Jonah Keri talks to podcaster and radio host Jesse Thorn (Bullseye; Jordan, Jesse, Go!; Judge John Hodgman) about the development of the podcasting industry from Jesse’s perspective as a Podcast OG, creating a community of artists and listener…

Nicole Auerbach

Jonah Keri talks with USA Today’s Nicole Auerbach about college basketball’s Year of the Senior, Nicole’s resemblance to Aubrey Plaza, whether student athletes should be paid, the challenges of covering three sports whose seasons overlap, bein…

Adam Cayton-Holland

Jonah Keri interviews Adam Cayton-Holland about Those Who Can’t, the new show on which Adam is a star, creator, and writer; the new television landscape; the Denver comedy scene; going back to high school as an adult; depression; finding succe…