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Free Money with Matt and Drew: Episode 5

This week’s picks on the Free Money Podcast are a little later, thanks to Rick, Tom and the FBI, but Matt and Drew still have plenty of knowledge to drop before this weekend’s football games.  Highlights from the hilarious episode include…

— Kid Rock and Matt Bevin.

—  A few thoughts on the wild week around the Commonwealth.

—  Drew’s plans for the final play vs. Florida.

—  Is Drew starting to use Matt’s teaser strategy?

You can easily listen on the KSR App, available on iTunes and Google Play.  Streaming online is simple through Pod Paradise.  You can also get it directly to your phone by subscribing to “Kentucky Sports Radio” on iTunes or via Android’s Podcast Addict app.


The KSR Football Podcast: Week Four Loss to Florida

Snap back to reality with more than an hour of football talk with Drew, Nick and Freddie.  For those who are tired of hearing about University-6, this is exactly what you need.  Even though Kentucky lost, there’s still plenty of positives to take away from the Florida game.  Highlights:

—  If one of eight plays went differently, UK wins.

—  Why the defense struggled to stop the run.

—  An MVP performance from Chuck Walker.

—  How Drew planned to save the day, if necessary.

—  Kudos to a fantastic crowd at Kroger Field.

—  How the players have responded and what’s next.

You can easily listen on the KSR App, available on iTunes and Google Play.  Streaming online is simple through Pod Paradise.  You can also get it directly to your phone by subscribing to “Kentucky Sports Radio” on iTunes or via Android’s Podcast Addict app.


The Depth Chart Podcast: Florida

It’s been thirty years since Kentucky beat Florida.  Before the 2017 Wildcats go for the Gators’ gullet on Saturday night, a member of the last UK team to beat Florida joins The Depth Chart Podcast.  Former safety Ron Mack joins the crew at Bennigan’s to share stories from the win.  It’s one of the show’s many highlights:

—  There was more than one bench-clearing brawl in 1986.

—  The similarities between this Kentucky team and the last team to beat Florida.

—  Borderline blasphemy from the podcast’s preacher.

—  Why the Florida suspensions don’t matter.

—  Reasons to be nervous and confident about Saturday’s outcome.

You can easily listen on the KSR App, available on iTunes and Google Play.  Streaming online is simple through Pod Paradise.  You can also get it directly to your phone by subscribing to “Kentucky Sports Radio” on iTunes or via Android’s Podcast Addict app.


The Funkhouser Situation: Episode 3

The Funkhouser Situation with Chris Tomlin and Lee Cruse is back.  This week they touch on a variety of topics, but first, they start with a message from a listener.  Highlights:

—  The struggle is real: Lee can’t master technology.

—  Country music stinks: how it’s changed and the problem with young country artists.

—  If you could make only one TV channel, what would it be?

—  Stand-up Comics vs. Improv/Sketch Comics

—  The TV shows Lee and Chris are currently watching.

You can easily listen on the KSR App, available on iTunes and Google Play.  Streaming online is simple through Pod Paradise.  You can also get it directly to your phone by subscribing to “Kentucky Sports Radio” on iTunes or via Android’s Podcast Addict app.


Free Money with Matt and Drew: Episode 4

KSR’s Free Money listeners are a lot richer after week three of the college football season.  After rolling in cash all weekend, Matt and Drew recap their picks, make a few week four selections, and…

— What will Phil brag about this week?

—  How do you have more than one pick of the month?

—  Drew counted Phil’s record from week three and it was not good.

—  How well do they know the location of our nation’s military academies?

—  Matt’s early NFL success and his picks of the week.

You can easily listen on the KSR App, available on iTunes and Google Play.  Streaming online is simple through Pod Paradise.  You can also get it directly to your phone by subscribing to “Kentucky Sports Radio” on iTunes or via Android’s Podcast Addict app.


The KSR Football Podcast: Week Three Win over South Carolina

For the fourth year in a row, Kentucky has taken down South Carolina.  The KSR Football Podcast examines the X’s and O’s from the road victory, discusses the storylines that have consumed the Commonwealth and looks ahead to how Kentucky could potentially snap The Streak against Florida.  Highlights:

—  Freddie transforms into a nine-year old with his pronunciation soundboard.

—  Why Kentucky has to be boring to beat Florida.

—  Freddie’s out of the media guide, thanks to Stephen Johnson.

—  Tennessee helped Franco invent new curse words.

—  Handshake-gate and the fallout.

—  A smash mouth defense, even without Eli Brown.

You can easily listen on the KSR App, available on iTunes and Google Play.  Streaming online is simple through Pod Paradise.  You can also get it directly to your phone by subscribing to “Kentucky Sports Radio” on iTunes or via Android’s Podcast Addict app.


The Depth Chart Podcast with Mark Higgs

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This week it’s another edition of Freddie Maggard’s “Has Beens” series on The Depth Chart Podcast.  Chris Chenault returns with his roommate, Jay Dortch, to bust the chops of former UK great Mark Higgs.  One of the best to ever run the football at the University of Kentucky, his old teammates spend more time teasing him then praising him for his long list of accomplishments.  Highlights:

—  The time Higgs crossed Chenault’s dog, 45.

—  Their summer jobs, and how Higgs got the easiest.

—  Where Benny Snell stacks up against the best running backs in the SEC.

—  Can Kentucky hit the over of six wins in 2017?

You can easily listen on the KSR App, available on iTunes and Google Play.  Streaming online is simple through Pod Paradise.  You can also get it directly to your phone by subscribing to “Kentucky Sports Radio” on iTunes or via Android’s Podcast Addict app.


The Depth Chart Podcast with Bill Ransdell and Chris Chenault

The Depth Chart Podcast with Bill Ransdell and Chris Chenault

This week’s Depth Chart Podcast is the Freddie Fanboy Edition.  Two of his favorite players to ever suit up for UK, linebacker Chris Chenault and quarterback Bill Ransdell join the program to share stories from their time at Kentucky.  Two guys that helped write the Kentucky football record book, they provide incredible perspective about the program.  They discussed a variety of topics like…

 

—  The lesson Freddie learned from Chris Chenault on his first day of practice.

—  How the Wide Tackle Six worked.

—  Their relationship with Jerry Claiborne, along with a few great impressions.

—  Who started the multiple bench-clearing brawls vs. Florida, UK’s last win against the Gators.

—  Their thoughts on UK’s talented linebackers, Benny Snell and Stephen Johnson.

—  What younger fans need to know about Hall of Famer Dermontti Dawson.

You can easily listen on the KSR App, available on iTunes and Google Play.  Streaming online is simple through Pod Paradise.  You can also get it directly to your phone by subscribing to “Kentucky Sports Radio” on iTunes or via Android’s Podcast Addict app.


The OTT Podcast: Catching up with Mr. TT

The OTT Podcast: Catching up with Mr. TT

Sadly, this week’s Emmy preview with Chris Tomlin and Fake Barney was seized by the internet gods, but I pulled in another guest to keep the OTT wagon rolling. Mr. TT joins me this week to catch up on all the latest happenings in UK sports and pop culture. Highlights include…

— Our thoughts on UK’s season so far and what to expect tomorrow vs. South Carolina

— How college football gambling has changed our Saturdays

Mr. TT’s new pop culture podcast

— A quick Emmy rundown

— The best TV show you’re not watching

You can easily listen on the KSR App, available on iTunes and Google Play.  Streaming online is simple through Pod Paradise.  You can also get it directly to your phone by subscribing to “Kentucky Sports Radio” on iTunes or via Android’s Podcast Addict app.


The Funkhouser Situation: Episode 2

Lee Cruse has returned to The Funkhouser Situation to discuss a variety of topics cross the pop culture landscape with Chris Tomlin.  Today’s primary topic: modern westerns.  Highlights include:

—  This week’s hits in the box office.

—  Will a setting make you more likely to watch a certain film?

—  Tomlin still thinks La La Land won Best Picture.

—  Movies that create an emotional reaction.

—  The Best Westerns made in the last 30 years.

You can easily listen on the KSR App, available on iTunes and Google Play.  Streaming online is simple through Pod Paradise.  You can also get it directly to your phone by subscribing to “Kentucky Sports Radio” on iTunes or via Android’s Podcast Addict app.


The Depth Chart Podcast: South Carolina

Freddie Maggard has never spilled more football knowledge in one podcast.  After watching more than ten hours of film on South Carolina, he reveals the Gamecocks’ tendencies, how Kentucky will react in their gameplan, and…

—  Freddie’s been in Jordan Jones’ shoes before.

—  Jake Bentley: A formidable, albeit glorified game manager.

—  How Carolina will use two tight ends to make UK’s defense vulnerable.

—  Kentucky football vampires.

—  Music to your ears: South Carolina is susceptible to RPO’s.

You can easily listen on the KSR App, available on iTunes and Google Play.  Streaming online is simple through Pod Paradise.  You can also get it directly to your phone by subscribing to “Kentucky Sports Radio” on iTunes or via Android’s Podcast Addict app.


Free Money with Matt and Drew: Episode 3

They say you make the most money gambling on college football in week two and week three.  After Matt and Drew made money in week two, you can’t miss out on week three of the Free Money podcast.  They touched on games from coast-to-coast in college and the NFL.  They even brought on a special guest picker.  Highlights:

—  Teaser Matt: How they can help and hurt you.

—  It’s impossible for Phil Steele’s 4-Star Lock of the Week to win.

—  Drew’s Stone Cold Steve Austin Lock of the Week comes from the West Coast.

—  The Joker Phillips Effect.

—  You gotta get in on the #DanielParlay.

You can easily listen on the KSR App, available on iTunes and Google Play.  Streaming online is simple through Pod Paradise.  You can also get it directly to your phone by subscribing to “Kentucky Sports Radio” on iTunes or via Android’s Podcast Addict app.


The KSR Football Podcast: Week Two Win over EKU

 

The KSR Football Podcast crew has recovered from a way-too-close win over EKU.  They discussed the win, what UK must improve immediately and the upcoming road battle in Columbia, South Carolina.  Highlights:

— The most surprising thing we saw last Saturday against Eastern Kentucky.

—  Stephen Johnson did some “third level stuff” when Drew Barker wasn’t in the game.

—  Who would make the biggest impact on this offense: Boom, Badet, Baker or Mosier?

—  Places to go and people to see in Columbia, South Carolina.

—  Freddie’s first experience as a sideline reporter.

—  What UK has to do to win at South Carolina.

You can easily listen on the KSR App, available on iTunes and Google Play.  Streaming online is simple through Pod Paradise.  You can also get it directly to your phone by subscribing to “Kentucky Sports Radio” on iTunes or via Android’s Podcast Addict app.


The OTT Podcast: Getting to Know Aaron Torres

The OTT Podcast: Getting to Know Aaron Torres

Earlier this week, Aaron Torres joined the KSR family, and to continue his initiation, Tyler invited him on The OTT Podcast, sponsored by DRAFT. Get to know Aaron in this candid interview, which includes…

— How a lifelong UConn fan started writing about Kentucky Basketball

— The latest on UK’s 2018 basketball recruiting, and whether or not Bol Bol is out of the picture

— How an outsider views Kentucky football

— His time at Fox Sports and our thoughts on the future of sports media

— Why it’s perfectly acceptable to list “children” as a pet peeve

You can easily listen on the KSR App, available on iTunes and Google Play.  Streaming online is simple through Pod Paradise.  You can also get it directly to your phone by subscribing to “Kentucky Sports Radio” on iTunes or via Android’s Podcast Addict app.


The Depth Chart Podcast: Eastern Kentucky

Recording LIVE from Jack Kain Ford, The Depth Chart Podcast brought along a special guest to help the Big Blue Nation prepare for the 2017 home opener vs. Eastern Kentucky.  As a Colonel, Charles Tinsley sacked Tim Couch twice back in 1999.  Now he joins the crew to talk about his time at EKU, this year’s team and Saturday’s matchup.  Highlights:

—  EKU matches up well with UK; what the Colonels must do to beat Kentucky.

—  How Dean Hood connects with his players.

—  Derrick LeBlanc already deserves a raise.

—  How EKU/UK fans will pick sides during the game.

—  What it was like to play in front of 57,000 people.

—  Tinsleys said the Colonels would win in 2015.  He was almost right.  What does he predict now?

You can easily listen on the KSR App, available on iTunes and Google Play.  Streaming online is simple through Pod Paradise.  You can also get it directly to your phone by subscribing to “Kentucky Sports Radio” on iTunes or via Android’s Podcast Addict app.