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The Depth Chart Podcast with Kentucky Speaker of the House Jeff Hoover

This week The Depth Chart Podcast has a new person on the fourth mic.  Kentucky Speaker of the House Jeff Hoover joined Freddie and the gang to talk about your 4-1 Kentucky Wildcats.  Just like every podcast, the crew looked back on last week’s game and previewed the matchup with Missouri.  The show had more than a few memorable moments, like…

— How Speaker Hoover got the nickname “Bucket.”

—  The most concerning stat from the EMU win.

— Prepare to see more Wildcat vs. Mizzou.

—  Speaker Hoover’s Favorite Wildcats .

—  Andrew brags about coaching a golf state championship team.

—  Kentucky must defend the best running back they’ve faced all season.

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 Matt Jones Podcast: E64 with Dr. Ricky Jones

The Matt Jones Podcast makes its triumphant return with Dr. Ricky Jones.  The outspoken UofL professor provides a unique perspective on the tumult surrounding the university and its athletic department.  Highlights:

—  “It is no longer an academic institution,” Jones said.

—  The crazy story of how Vince Tyra became UofL’s acting AD.

—  What’s wrong with the backwards system we call “higher education.”

—  Ricky’s real problem with athlete protests.

—  Why Ricky supports Calipari.

You can have every podcast delivered straight to your phone by searching for “The Matt Jones Podcast” on iTunes and clicking “subscribe.” If you aren’t an iTunes person, you can also stream every podcast on Podbay or check it out on the Stitcher app.


Free Money with Matt and Drew: Episode 6

 

KSR’s pick ’em podcast with Matt and Drew returns to discuss the games and dish on news that has captivated the Commonwealth.  Hear how Drew handled his Scott Van Pelt appearance, their thoughts on the new salacious information surrounding University-6, and…

—  Drew receives a pat on the back for picking Troy and Washington State.

—  “What does Phil Steele brag about this week?”

—  The Matt, Drew, Phil Triple Play is still crushing it.

—  Phil Steele vs. Odd Shark.

—  The First Ever “KSR Fore Four Play.”

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 5

Chris Tomlin and Lee Cruse return for another hilarious edition of KSR’s pop culture podcast, The Funkhouser Situation.  Superhero movies are today’s main topic, they discuss this week’s top box office hits, and…

—  What kind of actor can make a bad move palatable?

—  The new Tom Cruise movie has connections to Louisville, and Kentucky ties to “The Kingsman.”

—  Lee Cruse: “He wasn’t as tight as he was at 30.”

—  What makes a superhero movie great.

—  The superheroes they looked up to when they were kids in the early 20th century.

—  A heated debate over Captain America.

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 Five Win over EMU

The KSR Football Podcast crew is back to talk about Kentucky’s win over Eastern Michigan and look ahead to the matchup vs. Mizzou.  The gang shares what they learned in the close win, the challenges that lie ahead, and…

—  Eastern Michigan was who Freddie thought they were.

—  What Kentucky must do to get late game first downs.

—  After poor pass protection in two straight games, are there any long term concerns?

—  Drew gets got by a fake account.

—  How Freddie learned the intentional grounding rule the hard way.

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.


Friday evening KSR podcast dump

Friday evening KSR podcast dump

There’s a big football game in Lexington tomorrow afternoon, so I take it many of you will stay inside to rest up for a long day in and around Kroger Field.

With those people in mind, I’m dumping several hours worth of KSR podcasts for your Friday evening listening pleasure. Normally these would release throughout the week, but all hell broke loose on the back end of our website so we didn’t get them uploaded until yesterday. Now they’re all in one convenient place so you can get caught up on your favorite shows.


The KSR Football Podcast

The KSR Football Podcast: Week Four Loss to Florida

Nick Roush, Freddie Maggard and I look back at the heartbreaking loss to Florida and ahead to Eastern Michigan.


The Free Money Podcast

Free Money with Matt and Drew: Episode 5

Matt Jones and I discuss the lines we like in football this weekend, plus untold stories of Rick Pitino, Matt Bevin, Kid Rock and how to drink for free on airplanes.


The Depth Chart Podcast with Freddie Maggard

The Depth Chart Podcast: Eastern Michigan

For all the football junkies out there, Freddie Maggard goes in-depth with his preview of the Cats’ next opponent, Eastern Michigan.


The OTT Podcast with Tyler Thompson

On this week’s OTT Podcast, Mrs. Tyler and special guest Jennifer Palumbo discuss the Louisville scandal.

The OTT Podcast: Talking Louisville scandal with Jennifer Palumbo


The Funkhouser Situation

The newest podcast in the KSR lineup, the Funkhouser Situation, hosted by CM Tomlin and Lee Cruse, has its fourth episode with pop culture talk of movie quotes, must-watch movies and Saturday Night Live.

The Funkhouser Situation: Episode 4


BONUS: Matt Jones’ appearance on Pardon My Take

If all of that is not enough for you, be sure to listen to Matt’s guest appearance on Friday’s Pardon My Take. Big Cat and PFT brought him on to discuss, you guessed it, the Louisville scandal. You can find that here.


Listen to all of the KSR podcasts on the KSR podcast feed here.

Hey, maybe I need my own podcast.


The Funkhouser Situation: Episode 4

Chris Tomlin and Lee Cruse return for another exciting edition of KSR’s best kept secret, The Funkhouser Situation.  With the fall TV season starting, there’s a ton to discuss, like…

—  This week’s SNL premiere and who has the early hosting gigs.

—  The SNL show that led to Chris and Lee’s first bonding moment.

—  What makes a movie quote iconic?

—  Movies that come on TV you can’t turn off.

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: Talking Louisville scandal with Jennifer Palumbo

The OTT Podcast: Talking Louisville scandal with Jennifer Palumbo

This week on The OTT Podcast, Jennifer Palumbo joins me to talk about all the crazy developments in the Louisville scandal. Highlights include…

— The rise and fall of Rick Pitino

— How John Calipari coming to Kentucky led to Rick’s demise

— Why Kentucky fans shouldn’t be sweating

— What happens to Rick and Louisville now?

— Our initial thoughts on this year’s basketball team and the upcoming women’s clinic.

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 Michigan

Freddie Maggard puts the Florida game to bed and previews Eastern Michigan in the latest Depth Chart Podcast.  You may have forgotten about the MAC opponent, but they aren’t a team to sleep on.  Highlights:

—  Why Saturday will show us how Kentucky will finish the season.

—  EMU’s quarterback is great, but his surrounding cast is questionable.

—  Kentucky can’t lose to Florida twice.

—  Saturday marks 50 years since Nate Northington broke the SEC color barrier.

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 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.