On Monday's podcast, I opened the show with reaction to all of the Divisional Round of the NFL Playoffs, including the New England Patriots putting a beat down on the Los Angeles Chargers. I gave my biggest takeaways from the weekend and looked ahead to the AFC and NFC Championship Games this Sunday. Plus, I shared some thoughts on Kyrie Irving's frustration on Saturday night in Orlando. Is there a beef brewing between Irving and Brad Stevens? If so, after Saturday night, I'm taking Irving's side. And I closed out the show reacting to Mookie Betts' new one-year deal and some other MLB rumors.
On Thursday's podcast, I opened the show with a full preview of the Divisional Round of the NFL Playoffs, including "Pic's Picks" (20:23) and my DraftKings "Gotta Have Him" play for the four-game weekend slate. I also shared some thoughts on Clemson smashing Alabama in the National Championship, Trevor Lawrence possibly going to the XFL before he's eligible for the NFL, and Josh McDaniels staying in New England for now. Plus, I closed out the show with reaction to the creation of "All Elite Wrestling" and explained why I hope Kenny Omega signs with the WWE (36:15).
On Monday's podcast, I reacted to the Wild Card round of the NFL Playoffs, while looking ahead to the Divisional round matchups, including the New England Patriots and Los Angeles Chargers at Gillette Stadium.
On Thursday's podcast, the first show of 2019, I previewed NFL Wild Card Weekend with "Pic's Picks" for the Wild Card round and my DraftKings "Gotta Have Him" play for the four playoff games on Saturday and Sunday. I also reacted to Josh McDaniels interviewing for Green Bay's head coaching position, rumors of Rob Gronkowski's future, and more. Plus, I shared some thoughts on the Winter Classic that saw the Boston Bruins defeat the Chicago Blackhawks at Notre Dame.
On Monday's podcast, I reacted to all of Week 17 in the NFL and took a look at the finalized NFL Playoff matchups. Plus, I shared some thoughts on Floyd Mayweather's easy win in Tokyo, and the NHL ruining the Winter Classic. And I closed out the show with a few predictions for 2019.
I took the 20 most downloaded shows of 2018 and picked the top 10 moments from those shows, to create “The Best of The Danny Picard Show 2018.” Here is the full playlist, in the order that each took place:
INTRO: 0:00 - 3:56
1) ESPN’S SETH WICKERSHAM EXAGGERATED THE FACTS: 3:57 - 31:37
2) BELICHICK AND PATRICIA F’D UP SUPER BOWL LII: 31:38 - 48:16
3) APPLAUDING THE WWE FOR WRESTLEMANIA 34: 48:17 - 1:00:19
4) JOE KELLY WINS ME OVER WITH YANKEES BRAWL: 1:00:20 - 1:07:14
5) HEY BRAD, LESS LICKING AND MORE SCORING: 1:07:15 - 1:13:18
6) BRADY OVERREACTS TO A FAIR QUESTION ABOUT PEDs: 1:13:19 - 1:26:43
7) I’M TEAM KHABIB: 1:26:44 - 1:43:53
8) ASTROS CAUGHT SPYING IN POSTSEASON: 1:43:54 - 1:47:04
9) RED SOX WIN WORLD SERIES IN LA: 1:47:05 - 2:05:21
10) NFL COVERS UP MORE DOMESTIC VIOLENCE: 2:05:22 - 2:17:51
On Thursday's podcast, I previewed all of Week 17 in the NFL, including "Pic's Picks" and my DraftKings "Gotta Have Him" play for Sunday. Plus, I went over all of the different NFL Playoff clinching scenarios entering the final week of the regular season.
On Monday's podcast, I reacted to all of Week 16 in the NFL, including the New England Patriots winning their 10th straight AFC East title. But the Patriots' passing game looked horrible. Should we be worried? Plus, I shared my thoughts on the Los Angeles Chargers blowing a golden opportunity to own the No. 1 seed in the AFC. And I broke down the rest of the playoff picture in the AFC and NFC.
On Thursday's podcast, I opened the show reacting to Josh Gordon violating the terms of his reinstatement under the NFL's substance abuse policy, and discussed what it means for the New England Patriots moving forward this season. Plus, I previewed all of Week 16 in the NFL, including my DraftKings "Gotta Have Him" play for Sunday, and "Pic's Picks" for Week 16.
On Monday's podcast, I reacted to all of Week 15 in the NFL, including the New England Patriots losing to the Steelers in Pittsburgh. As bad as it might look right now, I explained a specific path to the Super Bowl that remains realistic for the Pats. So allow me to tell you who everyone here in New England should be rooting for in Week 16.