Around the NFL Podcast: Fantasy Extravaganza: Part II/ Richardson Trade

A room filled with heroes – Marc Sessler, Gregg Rosenthal, & Nick Shook – recap all the latest news from around the NFL including DeAndre Hopkins and CJ Fiedorwicz extensions, Andrew Luck’s current shoulder status, and Chris Johnson being released by the Cardinals. The heroes are joined by some of fantasy’s finest, Michael Fabiano and Alex Gelhar, for their added insight on “Who Do You Trust?”

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Around the NFL Podcast: NFC Preview

A room filled with heroes – Dan Hanzus, Marc Sessler, Gregg Rosenthal & Nick Shook – recap all the latest news from around the NFL including the Cowboys vs. Texans game cancellation, the Browns releasing Joe Haden, and Matt Stafford getting paid. The heroes take you around the NFC in 48 minutes to preview the NFC divisions before the season.

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Around The NFL Podcast — 2016 Week 7 review

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A room filled with some heroes – Dan Hanzus, Chris Wesseling, and Patrick Claybon – go game-by-game breaking down each Week 7 game which included an exciting overtime showdown between the Falcons and the Chargers, and a bizarre Sunday Night Football tie. Also on the show, Gregg Rosenthal chimes in from London on the Giants vs Rams game, and a few special appearances from newsroom heroes Alex Gelhar, Marcas Grant & Nick Shook.


Sports With Shook — The Struggle to Week 4

After three weeks, the Cleveland Browns remain winless. They’re on their third quarterback and a bevy of injuries elsewhere have left them depleted. But Nick Shook and Gabriel Kramer have found reasons to be excited. Sports (and Silver Linings) With Shook examines where the Browns are heading into Week 4. Plus, some hypothetical next men up under center for Cleveland.

I’m feeling Cavalier: How rappers influenced Cleveland’s first NBA championship

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(Credit: David Richard/USA TODAY Sports)

By Nick Shook
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We’ve heard the connection before. Rappers want to be athletes, athletes want to be rappers. They party together, they collaborate and sometimes, they use their collective power for the greater good.

And then there’s the Cleveland Cavaliers. LeBron James practically gifted us, hip-hop lovers of the world, eight previously unreleased Kendrick Lamar tracks in January, just by telling him hey, the public would really like those songs you privately played for me and friends. Continue reading

No pressure, no diamonds: The arrival of RGIII

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Sometimes, an event in the sporting and cultural world inspires discussion. And sometimes, the Sports With Shook crew can’t get behind the mic together, but still has plenty to say. In lieu of podcasts, we take to the inbox and keyboard to discuss the latest happenings.

Nick Shook: You’re the eternal optimist, right? Or, at least you are with the Browns. So while I might already know the answer, I must ask — when you learned the Browns were signing RGIII (for real), did you feel like this:

Or…like this?

Gabriel Kramer: I’m feeling somewhere in-between. I’m definitely not “88-yard-touchdown pass” excited. But I’m not “torn ligament” disappointed. Continue reading