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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.


The Funkhouser Situation: Episode 1

The Funkhouser Situation: Episode 1

Welcome to The Funkhouser Situation, KSR’s new weekly podcast that will scavenge the world of pop culture to discuss the best in entertainment.  Your host, Chris Tomlin, is joined by Lee Cruse in the inaugural podcast to dish on the weak summer movie slate, the upcoming fall TV lineup and…

—  How do you bring people back to the movie theater?

—  Beauty and the Beast was a hit, but Lee’s still taking Cinderella.

—  A breakdown of Taylor Swift and Katy Perry’s new music videos.

—  Lee and Chris’ Top Ten Comedies of the last ten 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.


Free Money with Matt and Drew: Episode 2

KSR’s Free Money podcast returns to make a few picks for week two of the college football season.  After taking a look back at how they performed in week one, they share some invaluable insight, like…

—  Lessons learned from Phil Steele.

—  Why Matt doesn’t like the time change.

—  Matt hates Bitcoins, but does he need them?

—  The Matt Jones, Drew Franklin, Phil Steele Triple Play.

—  REMINDER: Do NOT get mad at Matt and Drew if their picks do not hit every time.

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 One Win at Southern Miss

It’s week two of the 2017 Kentucky football season and the Wildcats are undefeated.  The KSR Football Crew breaks down the close call in Hattiesburg from every angle and touches on the highlights from the first weekend of college football.  A few of the best moments:

—  How rare a Road Win is for UK.

—  Where is the Stephen Johnson bashing coming from and is it justified?

—  Reaction to Lynn Bowden’s ambiguous Tweets and how Mark Stoops is handling it.

—  The atmosphere in Scooba and Hattiesburg, Mississippi.

—  Freddie’s instant reaction to the disgusting UofL garbage bag shot.

—  How the Cats can use the EKU game to convince the BBN to calm down.

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 Baseball Podcast: Nick Mingione on Recruiting with 11.7 Scholarships

Did you know college baseball teams are only allotted 11.7 scholarships for 35 players?  UK baseball coach Nick Mingione joins the program to talk about the complicated balancing act in baseball recruiting.  He also discussed with Trey Hunstman, Keith Madison and Nick Roush…

 

—  The hardest part of Nick Mingione’s job.

—  Does the Coach like social media in recruiting?

—  Mingione’s Monday Motivational Minute: Pride vs. Responsibility.

—  Fall Ball is about to begin with Scrimmages open to the public each Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday at The Cliff.

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: SEC Mascot Mortal Kombat

The OTT Podcast: SEC Mascot Mortal Kombat

To get you ready for college football season, Tyler Thompson and Fake Barney break down the SEC as only they can: a bracket pitting the league’s mascots against each other. Who would win in a fight between an actual tiger and a bulldog? A gator and a wildcat? Tune in to hear their picks. Highlights include:

— Which of the league’s three tigers is the fiercest?

— How Florida made their mascot a complete wuss

— Why Mr. Commodore has no chance even though he’s the only human in the field

— Is it time for The Wildcat to get a new costume?

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.

Play along with the bracket above, and click through the jump to see who we chose as the winner.

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The Depth Chart Podcast: Southern Miss

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Finally, training camp and talking season are over and The Depth Chart Podcast has a football game to discuss.  The crew previews the matchup with the Golden Eagles with three guests from afar: Nick Roush calls from the road, USM radio host Jaime Arrington cracks some jokes and the podcast’s first guest, Jason Munz of the Hattiesburg American, returns to the program.  Highlights include…

—  Why Nick is feeling nervous.

—  Stuff to do during your trip to Hattiesburg.

—  Is Kentucky’s revenge talk providing too much bulletin board material?

—  Offensive line: USM concerns and UK’s rotation.

—  Which UK player Munz is most looking forward to see.

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.