The undefeated 49ers and Seattle Seahawks face off this week on MNF and Adam caught up with San Francisco's new weapon, Emmanuel Sanders about what it was like being traded and getting up to speed with the offense. Then Adam chats with Seattle's rookie receiver DK Metcalf about learning from the vets and the difference from living in Mississippi to Seattle. And finally, Evan Kaplan previews the upcoming week
Adam breaks down the trade deadline with Chris Mortensen and discuss why there weren't many trades made today. Then, Bill Belichick won his 300th game on Sunday and Adam chats with Bernie Kosar who won Belichick's first game as a coach and they talk about what makes Belichick one of the best coaches ever. And finally, Evan Kaplan joins the show to discuss the first half of the season and look ahead to the second half
Before discussing the Patriots' acquisition of Mohammed Sanu with league consultant and former GM Scott Pioli (23:14), Adam talks to current Rams GM Les Snead about the decision to trade Marcus Peters and why the Rams traded away the assets they did to get Jalen Ramsey. Plus, "Ask Adam" (18:04).
Adam chats with ESPN NFL Analyst and former NFL coach Jack Del Rio about life as a coach, the advice Tony Dungy gave him and why the Broncos didn't draft Russell Wilson. Plus, #AskAdam returns and he chats about his Lambeau Leap on Monday Night Football. Finally, former offensive line coach Paul Alexander talks about his health scare and why there's been a drop in great offensive line play the last few years
Seahawks receiver Tyler Lockett has a poetry book coming out and he discusses his mental health, his virginity and other things that impacted his writing. Plus Rex Ryan on what it's like to be fired and why he doesn't like Antonio Brown. And Evan Kaplan joins Adam to breakdown week 6
Steve Young calls it "a wrap in the AFC" and discusses why it's easier for QB's now than when he played. Plus, what he likes about Tua Tagovailoa and how impressive it is from Tom Brady to play with guys almost half his age.
Bills' safety Micah Hyde chats with Adam about preparing to play the Patriots and his challenge to Bills Mafia. Plus, former NFL GM Mike Tannenbaum talks about how teams handle situations like Antonio Brown and Jalen Ramsey (14:20). And, Evan Kaplan previews week 4 with Adam (28:00)
Rob Gronkowski shares the story of his first time using CBD oil, how it helped to change his life for the better and if Tom Brady could entice him to play football again. Plus, Steve Levy on calling MNF and Redskins' Offensive Coordinator Kevin O'Connell
Adam Schefter shares his thoughts on Andrew Luck's surprise decision to retire before the 2019 NFL season. Plus, Rams WR Cooper Kupp on his return to football after an ACL tear in 2018 and Pete Bommarito of Bommarito Performance on who he thinks is poised to have a big NFL season.
Senior ESPN Fantasy Analyst Matthew Berry stops by to talk about the ESPN's Fantasy Football Marathon and shares some of his sleepers for 2019. Plus, Evan Silva and Adam Levitan from EstablishTheRun.com stop by for more fantasy talk.
ESPN analyst Pat McAfee talks about coming to ESPN, the crew he gets to work with and his iconic TD call from last years' Lions-Packers game. Plus, Brian Banks discusses the movie coming out about his life where he was falsely accused of committing rape and spent over 5 years in prison.
NFL Hall of Famer Champ Bailey talks about what is induction into the HoF means to him, the toughest guy he faced in his career and which current NFL CB mirrors his play style. Plus, Broncos CB Chris Harris on his relationship with Bailey, what it was like going undrafted out of Kansas and the best WRs in the league to match up with.
For the first time since suffering a stroke on July 4, ESPN's Tedy Bruschi talks with Adam Schefter about the events leading up to his stroke, how he recognized the symptoms, and how his recovery is progressing. Plus, Lions WR Kenny Golladay talks about making it in the NFL after going to a small school, his impressions of rookie TJ Hockenson and what fantasy managers can expect from him.
Schefter talks with 49ers K Robbie Gould about his new multi-year extension. Plus, Keyshawn Johnson on why Michael Thomas deserves to be the highest paid WR in the NFL and former WR Isaiah Stanback on fighting Type-1 diabetes with his daughter.
Adam Schefter talks with future Hall of Fame CB Ty Law about his induction into the HoF, the role his grandfather played in his life and NFL career and his post-NFL success as a businessman. Plus, Steelers WR JuJu Smith-Schuster talks about his recent trip to England, which Steelers WR is going to step up for fantasy players in 2019 and how he uses video games as a way to relax.
Mina and Adam Schefter take a closer look at the NFC North and discuss the offseason changes made by the Packers (4:44), Lions (17:01), Bears (41:47), and Vikings (49:14). Plus, Mina asks Adam who would play him in a movie and why his news breaking tweets don't have a name like Adrian Wojnarowski's do?
From the Jaguars' practice facility, Adam Schefter sits down with Doug Marrone (:34) & Jalen Ramsey (19:57) to discuss their respective offseasons, trying to bounce back from a disappointing 2018 campaign and more.
Adam Schefter talks to Jameis Winston about his budding relationship with Bruce Arians, how he's matured recently, Gerald McCoy going to Carolina & more (:39). Plus, Giants WR Sterling Shepard on filling the OBJ void (13:45) and your #AskAdam questions (27:10).
Adam Schefter talks to ESPN's Sal Paolantonio about his service in the U.S. Navy, the art of the postgame interview, his connection with the 2017 Eagles and more (:40). Plus, your #AskAdam questions (34:15).
Adam Schefter talks to Darren Woodson about his final day at ESPN, lessons he's learned in his post-football career and more (:45). Plus, Cowboys LB Jaylon Smith talks about becoming one of the game's young defensive stars, making a difference in the community and much more (22:18).
Before talking to Bengals WR A.J. Green about new coach Zac Taylor, his relationship with Andy Dalton, his contract status and more (28:13), Adam Schefter talks to ESPN's Mike Tannenbaum about his time in NFL front offices, this year's NFL Draft and much more (:43).
Before catching up with recently retired K Sebastian Janikowski (45:08), Adam Schefter talks to Louis Riddick (:46) and Evan Kaplan (39:11) about the best and worst of the NFL Draft, criticism of the Giants and more.
Adam Schefter talks to Mel Kiper Jr.& Todd McShay about their impressions of this year's draft and their favorite draft memories (:54). Plus, Evan Kaplan dives into the statistical trends (40:37) and Adam catches up with Ohio State's Dwayne Haskins (46:55) and Stanford's Bryce Love (54:46).
Adam Schefter talks to Browns GM John Dorsey about Cleveland's active offseason, the expectations in the city and more (:55). Plus, Colts GM Chris Ballard on his plans to take Indy to the next level (11:40) and Chargers coach Anthony Lynn on trying to keep up with the Chiefs in the AFC West, Philip Rivers' longevity and more (23:18).
Adam Schefter talks to Ravens coach John Harbaugh (:33) and Texans coach Bill O'Brien (8:00) about the turnover on their respective rosters this offseason, the development of their bright young quarterbacks and much more.
Adam Schefter talks to Rams coach Sean McVay about his breakout season and a Hall of Fame prank he played on Kliff Kingsbury (:42). Plus, new Packers coach Matt LaFleur discusses his expectations for year one in Green Bay (11:31) and 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan talks about San Francisco's plans for the draft and just how close the team was to making a major splash this offseason (20:16).
After breaking down the impact of Rob Gronkowski's retirement with Field Yates (:53), Adam Schefter chats with Jets coach Adam Gase about Gronk, Le'Veon Bell, his expectations in New York and more (10:38). Plus, Bills GM Brandon Beane discusses Buffalo's active offseason, the Antonio Brown deal that wasn't and much more (19:36).
After discussing the ripple effects of the Antonio Brown deal with Field Yates (:47), Adam Schefter catches up with Raiders GM Mike Mayock (7:48), 49ers GM John Lynch (25:18), Chiefs GM Brett Veach (32:50) and "Pardon My Take's" Big Cat & PFT Commenter (44:30).
Adam Schefter talks to C.J. Anderson about entering free agency after resurrecting in career in L.A., Todd Gurley's health in the postseason and more (2:12). Plus, Michigan's Devin Bush talks about his combine preparation, who he models his game after and what he'll bring to an NFL squad in 2019 (24:59).
Adam Schefter talks to Heisman Trophy winner & former NBA 1st Round pick Charlie Ward about his perspective on Kyler Murray (1:16). Plus, Patriots LT Trent Brown discusses his upcoming free agency (17:52) and your #AskAdam voicemails (32:10).
After discussing the Browns' acquisition of Kareem Hunts, Adam Schefter talks to new Bengals head coach Zac Taylor about his whirlwind couple of weeks, his coaching mentors and more (3:10). Plus, Adam discusses his new obsession of fantasy basketball with ESPN's Andre Snellings (15:12) and answers your #AskAdam questions (31:07).
Adam Schefter talks to Damien Woody about his thoughts on another Patriots' win, his time in the N.E. organization and much more (:54). Plus, Evan Kaplan's final look at the 2018 season (20:38), "the man behind the stars" Chad Steele (32:09) and your #AskAdam offseason questions (47:26).
After talking to Chris Berman about his thoughts on this year's Super Bowl along with his favorite memories of Super Bowls past (:45), Adam Schefter talks to Falcons GM Thomas Dimitroff about his ties to the Patriots and Rams GM Les Snead (24:24). Plus, Evan Kaplan breaks down Super Bowl LIII by the numbers (35:23) and Eagles DE Chris Long weighs in on what he sees from his two former teams in the big game (45:16).
Before catching up with new Browns coach Freddie Kitchens (31:23), Adam Schefter talks to Field Yates about the pair of instant classics in the conference title games, potential rule changes as a result of the controversial finishes in those games and more (:42). Plus, Evan Kaplan takes a big-picture look at the Super Bowl LIII matchup (23:09).
After a revealing interview with new Bucs coach Bruce Arians (:38), Adam Schefter breaks down the Conference Championship matchups with Evan Kaplan (13:23), and answers your questions with another edition of #AskAdam (23:40).
After talking to former NFL LB Brian Orakpo about Wild Card Weekend and his post-football plans (:38), Adam Schefter looks ahead to the Divisional round with Evan Kaplan (18:34) and answers listeners' #AskAdam questions (26:59).
Adam Schefter talks to Chris Mortensen about the coaching carousel and Wild Card weekend (:33). Plus, Evan Kaplan gives an analytical perspective on the playoffs (23:30) and Jim Mora Jr. talks about what it's like to be a coach this time of year (32:31).
Adam Schefter talks to Field Yates about fantasy heartbreak, young QBs, proving his dad wrong on Baker Mayfield and more (:39). Plus, a conversation with Merril Hoge about the Steelers' chances after their big win over New England, his fight against the war on football and more (30:41).
Adam Schefter talks to Dolphins RB Frank Gore about the miracle in Miami, his longevity, the young RBs he admires and more (:40). Plus, Colts DC Matt Eberflus on Indy's defensive resurgence (15:23) and Evan Kaplan on the matchups to watch in Week 15 (27:17).
Adam Schefter talks to Chiefs OC Eric Bieniemy about how the team dealt with the Kareem Hunt situation, Patrick Mahomes stellar season, his desire to be a head coach & more (1:25). Plus, Charles Woodson on the Packers' firing of Mike McCarthy & his Heisman vote (17:05) and Evan Kaplan talks about the best matchups of Week 14 (29:02).
Adam Schefter talks to Matthew & Tim Hasselbeck about some major QB news around the NFL, the smartest coaches they ever played for and much more (:44). Plus, Sports By Brooks' Brooks Melchior on his mysterious hiatus (23:17), and Evan Kaplan examines the most notable trends from around the league (48:07).
Before talking to Bears TE Zach Miller about his recovery from a brutal injury a year ago (19:32), Adam Schefter chats with Jeff Saturday about a wild weekend in Indy, the resurgent Colts' line, the differences between Peyton Manning and Aaron Rodgers as teammates and more (:44). Plus, Evan Kaplan looks ahead to a pivotal Week 12 (36:28).
After discussing the latest regarding Le'Veon Bell's holdout, Adam Schefter looks back at Week 10 and ahead towards Week 11 with ESPN's Evan Kaplan (3:44). Plus, Vikings DL Danielle Hunter discusses his breakout campaign (14:41) and Adam answers your #AskAdam voicemails (25:36).
After Adam Schefter & Chris Mortensen share their thoughts on the first half of the season and look ahead to the second half (:44), Adam talks to former Browns coach Hue Jackson about how he was let go, his desire to continue coaching and more (15:59). Plus, Bengals OC Bill Lazor discusses Cincinnati's success thus far, A.J. Green's status and more (37:37).
Adam Schefter shares his thoughts on a crazy start to the week, chats with Darren Woodson about the trade deadline (7:52), examines Week 9's best matchups with Evan Kaplan (24:31) and re-visits his conversation with the NFL's new all-time leading scorer, Adam Vinatieri (34:34).
Before chatting with Steelers RB James Conner about his standout season in Le'Veon Bell's absence (10:15), Adam Schefter reacts to the Amari Cooper & Eli Apple trades with ESPN's Evan Kaplan (:55). Plus, best-selling author Mitch Albom discusses his career in and out of sports writing (20:58) and we answer your #AskAdam questions (55:41).
Adam Schefter talks to Texans DE J.J. Watt about returning from several injuries, the sense of competition he has with his brothers, being an all-time great and more (:46). Plus, Panthers LB Thomas Davis discusses his return from suspension and not taking the game for granted (14:52), while Evan Kaplan dives into the most significant numbers around the league (32:47).
Adam Schefter catches up with Hannah Storm & Hall of Famer Andrea Kremer to discuss their role on Thursday Night Football with Amazon, their evolution in the industry, the industry's evolution since they started and more (:29). Plus, Evan Kaplan on the numbers that will make the difference in Week 6 of the season (35:54).
Adam Schefter talks to Rams All-Pro DT Aaron Donald about the Rams' explosive offense, the league's stance on roughing the passer, Le'Veon Bell's holdout & more (:50). Plus, outspoken former Colts P and current podcaster Pat McAfee discusses his journey from the NFL to the media (11:55) & Evan Kaplan examines what to watch for in Week 5 (39:50).
Adam Schefter talks to Browns WR Jarvis Landry about Cleveland's first win, the "Bless 'Em" phenomenon, Baker Mayfield & more (:45). Plus, Michael Lombardi discusses his life in football and working alongside legendary NFL personalities (12:35), and Evan Kaplan takes a dive into what the stats say about Week 4's biggest matchups (28:14).
Before chatting with Broncos rookie sensation Phillip Lindsay (17:49), Adam Schefter reacts to the latest developments with Josh Gordon (:53) & Antonio Brown (4:40). Plus, Evan Kaplan joins Adam to discuss what the Gordon acquisition means for the Patriots' offense along with the best matchups of Week 3 (7:05). And, the return of your #AskAdam questions (36:40).
Adam Schefter & Chris Mortensen discuss their Week 1 impressions (:28), look ahead to Week 2 (7:40) & more. Plus, Evan Kaplan examines the numbers that will be key in Week 2's biggest matchups (12:13).
After recapping a wild weekend that saw the trade of Khalil Mack and much more (:40), Adam Schefter talks to Booger McFarland about his new role on MNF (7:05) and new 49ers CB Richard Sherman about leaving Seattle, a potential work stoppage and more (38:53).
Adam Schefter talks to ESPN's Brian Griese about his personal evolution (7:46), lessons he learned from Keith Jackson (11:30), what he thought of college teammate Tom Brady (16:18), the importance of John Elway in his life (19:02), how the game has changed in the past decade (21:14) & more. Plus, DraftKings CEO Jason Robins on the business of daily fantasy football as the laws continue to change (38:32).
Before chatting with Saints WR Michael Thomas about his rise to becoming one of the NFL's elite receivers (28:49), Adam Schefter talks to ESPN's Ryan Clark about his career, his expectations for the 2018 season, his relationship with the late Sean Taylor and much more (:37).
Adam talks to colleague and fantasy expert Field Yates about the upcoming season, the notable names he'd avoid (9:36), who'd he'd take with the top pick (19:20), the players that stand out the most in his rankings (23:30) and much more.
Adam Schefter talks to Chargers RB Melvin Gordon about his expectations for the 2018 season, the resurgence at the running back position, comparisons to Todd Gurley & more (:45). Plus, trainer to the stars Pete Bommarito shares his insight on which players are poised for great fantasy seasons (16:06).
Adam Schefter talks to ESPN's Louis Riddick about his three-phase life in the NFL, how he still critiques his film, interviewing for GM jobs around the league, his predictions for the 2018 season and more.
Adam Schefter talks to Rams DC Wade Phillips about his legendary career in the NFL, the best players he's coached and more (1:03). Plus, Vikings CB and former Phillips pupil Terence Newman talks about what could be his final year in the league, everything he's accomplished on the field and more (27:27).
Adam Schefter talks with free agent RB Demarco Murray about where he thinks he might end up playing this year, which teams he's already crossed off his list, the growth of Titans RB Derrick Henry and much more.
Adam Schefter talks to XFL Commissioner Oliver Luck about his role with the league, Vince McMahon, his son Andrew's health and more (:42). Plus, NFL Executive VP of Business Operations Eric Grubman on his tenure with the league, what he'd say to fans of the teams that relocated during his time and much more (18:57).
Adam Schefter talks to Colts K Adam Vinatieri about his expectations to set the NFL's all-time scoring record this season (6:06), the favorite kicks of his career (9:09), the similarities between Peyton Manning & Tom Brady (13:44), Andrew Luck's health (18:10) and more.
Adam Schefter talks to former Pro Bowler DeAngelo Hall about his NFL status, what could convince him to return and more (:38). Plus, Raiders LB Bruce Irvin discusses Jon Gruden's first months in Oakland, and his personal journey from being homeless to recently becoming his family's first college graduate (22:26).
Adam Schefter talks to new MNF PxP man Joe Tessitore and analyst Jason Witten about the tryout process (3:10), Witten's decision to retire (6:05), the best spot for Dez Bryant (24:00), the excitement level for the first game they'll call together (26:13) and much more.
Adam Schefter talks to Oklahoma coach Lincoln Riley about what Baker Mayfield will bring to the Browns, if he has any interest in coaching at the NFL level and more (:38). Plus, Cardinals coach Steve Wilks discusses what he likes about Arizona's roster, Josh Rosen's potential, the battle for the starting QB job and much more (17:12). Finally, the return of #AskAdam (29:31).
Before chatting with Bengals WR A.J. Green about his offseason and Cincy's draft class (29:35), Adam Schefter dishes with Mel Kiper Jr. and Todd McShay about their draft grades, what to look forward to next season, the majesty of breakfast for dinner and much more (:31).
Adam welcomes Kirk Herbstreit & Chris Fallica to discuss their perspective on the top players in this year's NFL Draft, their role in ESPN's draft coverage and more (:31). Plus, the return of #AskAdam (21:09).
Adam Schefter chats with Jordan Palmer about his experiences training some of this year's top QB prospects and much more (:56). Plus, former Cowboys GM and NFL evaluation visionary Gil Brandt talks about his history in the game as well as what he sees from this year's draft class (19:06).
Adam Schefter catches up with 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan (:35), Vikings GM Rick Spielman (12:30) and Lions coach Matt Patricia (23:29) to discuss their respective offseasons and their goals for the year ahead.
Adam talks to Giants GM Dave Gettleman about NY's plans at the top of the Draft, the OBJ situation and more (:40). Plus, Browns coach Hue Jackson on Cleveland's wild offseason and their evaluation of the top QB's in the Draft (12:30). Then, Broncos GM John Elway discusses the struggles of last season, the Case Keenum acquisition and more (18:40).
Adam Schefter talks to Colts GM Chris Ballard (:47) about Andrew Luck's health, the trade with the Jets, his interactions with Josh McDaniels and more. Plus, Jets coach Todd Bowles shares his perspective on the trade with the Colts, players he expects to step up this season and more (14:31).
Adam Schefter recaps the biggest moves from the first week of free agency with Field Yates (:33). Plus, new Jets DB Trumaine Johnson discusses signing with New York, getting tagged twice by the Rams and much more (26:54).
Adam Schefter talks to former UCF LB & Draft Combine standout Shaquem Griffin about his historic performance in Indy, his goals at the next level and more (:40). Plus, Jags WR Allen Robinson discusses where he thinks he'll be playing next season, whether he'll be ready to go at the start of camp and much more (13:05).
Adam Schefter talks to Patriots RB Dion Lewis about his impending free agency, Tom Brady's longevity and more (:52). Plus, Reese's Senior Bowl Exec. Dir. and former Browns GM Phil Savage previews the combine and shares his thoughts on the NFL Draft (12:40).
Adam Schefter talks to Bengals QB AJ McCarron about his upcoming free agency, what he'll look for with his next squad and more (:52). Then, new Colts coach Frank Reich weighs in on landing in Indy and his whirlwind couple of weeks (17:18). Plus, your #AskAdam questions (33:33).
Adam Schefter talks to new Chiefs CB Kendall Fuller about the trade that sent him to KC and much more (1:08). Plus, Corey Clement (11:35) and Brandon Graham (24:01) reflect on the afterglow of the Eagles' Super Bowl title.
Adam Schefter talks to 2018 Hall of Fame inductee Brian Dawkins about what the Eagles' Super Bowl win means to Philadelphia, reaching Canton and more (:45). Plus, Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie talks about the people who shaped him and the OTHER NFL team he almost purchased (22:10).
Adam Schefter talks to broadcaster Al Michaels about his legendary career, preparing to call his 10th Super Bowl, his most memorable moments and more (1:02). Plus, a Super Bowl edition of Evan Kaplan's "Kap Hit" (35:15) and your #AskAdam questions (39:06).
Before a conversation with Hall of Famer Jerry Rice (17:24), Adam Schefter talks to new Titans coach Mike Vrabel about his career, lessons he learned from great coaches and more (:53). Plus, ESPN stats guru Evan Kaplan (26:26) and a new twist on #AskAdam (30:40).
After talking to Vikings broadcaster Paul Allen about Minnesota's thrilling victory over the Saints and the NFC Championship (1:02), Adam Schefter chats with former NFL coach and broadcaster Dick Vermeil about his storied career, Jon Gruden returning to the sidelines from the booth and much more (22:37). Plus, Evan Kaplan (51:24) and your #AskAdam questions (55:41).
Adam Schefter talks to Sean McDonough about his crazy weekend of games, saying goodbye to Jon Gruden and more (1:01). Plus, Steelers DE Cam Heyward on Ryan Shazier, Pittsburgh's playoff push and more (32:01). Then, a breakdown of playoff story lines with Evan Kaplan (43:01) and #AskAdam (47:06).