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August 13, 2019
Black Sox Scandal Expert + Castellabos Mania
The boys are joined by a Black Sox Scandal expert to celebrate the 100 year anniversary of the 1919 White Sox in honor of the recent announcement of the White Sox and Yankees game in Iowa. Before that the boys recap a hilarious weekend and call White Sox Dave out on his Club Dave bullshit. The boys then chop it up over the Bears first preseason game. After the interview the boys get into a v heated discussion about why the White Sox are going to Iowa next year and everything you need to know about Nick Castellabos and the Chicago Cubs down the stretch. It's an All Gas No Brake Show with a special to you Miller Lite, Napleton River Oaks Chrysler Dodge Jeep Rap, Roman and Postmates. 
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95 min
August 6, 2019
Preseason Bears + 670's Chris Emma + 1st Place Cubs
Loaded show and we wouldn't want it any other way as the Bears start training camp and the Cubs get back to 1st place. To that, we're joined by 670's Bears beat writer, Chris Emma for early observations on the Bears training camp so far including Khalil Mack's first time preseason practicing as a Bear. And of course Carl gives the Cubs the love they deserve after a big Brewers sweep this weekend. But before all that, we have intern DC in studio to talk about his 14 hour assignment at Lollapalooza this weekend as well as the Barstool Chicago Putting contest and Eddie's first time at a club in over 10 years. DC sticks around to tell a classic WSD story before we really get into the big sports stories from this week. No voicemails which is your fault. 224. 544. 9194. All Gas No Brakes. 
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75 min
July 30, 2019
Coach Pat Fitzgerald + 16-Inch Nationals
Coach Pat Fitzgerald from Northwestern joins the show to talk about the upcoming season and where he's taking the program. Before that we welcome Eddie home from Wyoming including a deep review of the state and his time with Donnie. Eddie and Carl then recap their weekend covering the 16-inch softball national championship before Chief gets a hot taste of hate for John McDonough's 2-timing statements at the Hawks' convention this weekend. Is Stan on the hot seat Or Not? After that we bring on Coach to talk Wildcat football and then visit with Carl about how he thinks the Cubs are trying to get to him with all this shoddy bullpen play. After, WSD defends his stance on cupsnakes and why he's extra salty about Rick Hahn's offseason which has absolutely NOTHING to do with Machado. Hint: look at the Twins. After that we got a small grabbag and some delicious All Gas No Brakes Beefs to obviously be washed down responsibly with some ice cold Miller Lites. Heyhowyadoin.
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103 min
July 23, 2019
Lance Briggs + Cup Snakes
The boys relive more of the controversy that rounded up last week into the weekend before saying Goodbye to Eddie as he embarks on a week-long rodeo trip with Barstool legend Donnie. After saying goodbye the boys welcome Lance Briggs to the show to relive the Glory Dayz with one of the Bears' all time greats including what he did with the Lambo that one night. After that Carl and Dave trade baseball blows, talk College Football previews with Chief before playing the 1-9 Challenge where we collectively fill out a baseball lineup with the active Chicago athletes that create the ideal social lineup. The show closes with a surprise appearance from Big Cat (SURPRISE) and his introduction of the newest channel of White Sox Dave content. Football season is 40 something days away. All Gas No Brakes. 
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91 min
July 16, 2019
Kris Bryant + Cup Snakes
The most controversial Red Line Radio to date follows the aftermath of Wrigley Usher LigmaBallSack getting fired for talking Cup Snakes on Dog Walk. And spoiler alert - it's total bullshit. The boys recap the chaos then turn it over to a brief yet insightful interview with future Hall of Famer Kris Bryant. It remains to be seen if the Cubs fire KB for coming on our show much like they did to LigmaBallSack. In and around that, we get an update on the Humboldt Park Gator and a bunch of other shit but honestly does any of that matter with Ligma out of a job? Does Kris Bryant like to cuddle and eat pancakes with his wife? Tune in this week to find out. All Gas No Brakes. 
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88 min
July 9, 2019
Live From The Nosebleeds
The boys are live from the last row in the building at Guaranteed Rate to cover the Crosstown Classic from the most common man seats in Chicago. In and around it we got some Aaron Rogers is a Bitch talk, Russell Westbrook to Bulls speculation and naturally a lot of baseball as it's All Star Week. We are exactly 58 days away from Bears Packers while the Cubs are in first place. In other words life could be a lot worse. All Gas No Brakes. 
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62 min
July 2, 2019
Big Cat + Performance Reviews + NBA/NHL Free Agency
Good morning afternoon and evening sports fans and far more importantly Happy 4th of July. This week we're joined by Big Cat to talk Bulls offseason moves and do our 6-month performance review process. In and around Big Cat = White Sox Dave hit 91mph AGAIN, Chief is happy with Stan Bowman and there are several reasons to buy the Chicago Bulls stock right now. After, Carl and Dave trade baseball blows in preparation of this week's Crosstown Classic before an abbreviated grabbag and of course awards. All Gas No Brakes. 
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78 min
June 25, 2019
Lucas Giolito + Austin Dillon + NHL/NBA Draft
A loaded show today headlined by a 40 minute interview with White Sox ace Lucas Giolito. Whitesoxdave & Carl get into the meat of his hot start, his change up, and if Dave's theory of him hitting a growth spurt is true or not. We also talk to NASCAR driver Austin Dillon about his upcoming race in Joliet this weekend. Then we weave in and out of all of that talking about the Bulls and Blackhawks drafts on episode one hundred and something of Red Line Radio.
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87 min
June 18, 2019
Crosstown Classic + NHL Draft + Craig Button
GMA&E Chicago Sports Fans - this week we're joined by Craig Button, the NHL's Mel Kiper to break down all things Blackhawks and NHL draft with our very own Chief and they do not disappoint starting at 39:20 to close out the show. It's a very deep conversation on all things NHL draft related and we really can't imagine a better conversation leading into Friday's big event. Before that, we open with light Bears updates before going into Bulls draft chatter with Eddie blowing Colby White's cover at 7 overall. After that Carl and Dave get into White Sox / Cubs Crosstown talk for a solid chunk including a mini Carl rant about why WSD is being a coward before he goes off the deep end and explains that it was a positive 2-5 road trip for the Cubs. WSD closes the show with his own grabbag that makes everyone uncomfortable especially Eddie. All Gas No Brakes. 
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73 min
June 10, 2019
Bears 100 + Kimbrel
Good morning afternoon and evening Chicago Sports Fans. We've got an enthusiastic show this week starting with Chicago summer recaps from the weekend including some light UFC analysis from Ed. Then we get to Bears 100 (7:03) with a good checkpoint on all things Chicago Bears including a slightly hot discussion bout the 1985 Bears legacy. After, WSD (17:02) gives us the best White Sox talk we've heard in a long time and introduces the White Sox Dave playoff meter. Opposite that, Carl (33:10) talks Cubs/Cardinals sweep, Kimebrel and the Cubs bullpen, and why this team is a lot better than anyone else gives credit. Chief (48:50) gives his game 7 Stanley Cup preview and what's made the series so good and so bad at the same time. Why have the Bruins sustained a dynasty and the Hawks haven't? Here's a hint: Stan Bowman sucks. Then we get into possibly our best VM ever and an A+ round of beefs.  #AGNB 
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66 min
June 3, 2019
Draftin' a Fool
Baseball heavy episode.  The Chicago Crew breaks down the new gambling laws in Illinois, the 2019 MLB Draft, and Lucas Giolito becoming one of the premier pitchers in all of baseball on one of the *spoiler* hottest teams in baseball, the Chicago White Sox.  Do they have a chance to make the playoffs?  Will they be buyers or sellers at the deadline?  Does Alex Colome fit their long term plans or will he be donning the Blue and Red on the North Side before the deadline? The Cubs just got swept by St. Louis but, as Carl says, "whatever".  Their bullpen is clearly the weak link and Eddie, Carl and Chief are waiting on pins and needles for Theo to start making moves to fortify it. The show wraps up with beefs and voicemails, and also the Crew ripping on Aaron Rodgers for chugging beer like a Sally.  All gas, no brakes
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65 min
May 27, 2019
Happy Memorial Day + Bears 100 + Max Strus
Happy Memorial Day from Barstool Chicago. This week has an awesome interview with DePaul legend and Chicago area classic Max Strss as he prepares for the NBA draft as a regular White Guy (his words). We get there after opening with a small grab bag about Memorial Day followed by some hard hitting baseball talk with White Sox Dave. He explains the 2019 Chicago White Sox in a way that should help you cope with the roller coaster ride they've put fans on since day one. After that, Carl rationalizes his way through the Cubs bullpen struggles and why he's baffled with the lack of a real closer. All around though it's very-okay because the Cubs are still in first place so Carl is happy. Ed - on the other hand - is very unhappy with the Bears releasing a Top 100 list and rightfully so. Why why why. Ed drops a classic rant before we introduce Max Strus to the world. One of Dave's games follows where we cut sit start the White Sox. Next week we do broadcasters. No beefs. No awards. No hockey (Sorry Chief). No brakes. All gas
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64 min
May 27, 2019
Happy Memorial Day + Bears 100 + Max Strus
Happy Memorial Day from Barstool Chicago. This week has an awesome interview with DePaul legend and Chicago area classic Max Strss as he prepares for the NBA draft as a regular White Guy (his words). We get there after opening with a small grab bag about Memorial Day followed by some hard hitting baseball talk with White Sox Dave. He explains the 2019 Chicago White Sox in a way that should help you cope with the roller coaster ride they've put fans on since day one. After that, Carl rationalizes his way through the Cubs bullpen struggles and why he's baffled with the lack of a real closer. All around though it's very-okay because the Cubs are still in first place so Carl is happy. Ed - on the other hand - is very unhappy with the Bears releasing a Top 100 list and rightfully so. Why why why. Ed drops a classic rant before we introduce Max Strus to the world. One of Dave's games follows where we cut sit start the White Sox. Next week we do broadcasters. No beefs. No awards. No hockey (Sorry Chief). No brakes. All gas. 
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64 min
May 21, 2019
Bran The Broken
Episode 102 opens with GoT bar bag reactions followed by a new grabbag segment featuring apartment hunting and bachelor parties as the opening topics. Following that, Carl gets real excited about Kyle Hendricks personally addressing his theory about Kyle's historical slow starts on ESPN. You would too. General Cubs talk follows with an emphasis on the Jake Arrieta / Yu Darvish storyline. Opposite that, WSD talks everyone into the White Sox being a playoff contender. Like actual, real playoffs. Carl & Eddie then briefly recap a trip to NYC's new HQ before going deep on what the Bulls can do at 7 while Chief considers a former UCLA standout against Eddie's wishes. Chief then makes a bold request - tapping into Eddie's black magic for the #3 pick in the NHL draft. After that WSD debuts the first ever Cut, Start, Statue segment that does better than expected if we're being honest. Naturally beefs follow but no voicemails. What the fuck? 224-544-9194. Thank you Miller Lite, Napleton River Oaks Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, Roman, Hello Fresh and SeatGeek. We love you. 
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70 min
May 20, 2019
Bran The Broken
Episode 102 opens with GoT bar bag reactions followed by a new grabbag segment featuring apartment hunting and bachelor parties as the opening topics. Following that, Carl gets real excited about Kyle Hendricks personally addressing his theory about Kyle's historical slow starts on ESPN. You would too. General Cubs talk follows with an emphasis on the Jake Arrieta / Yu Darvish storyline. Opposite that, WSD talks everyone into the White Sox being a playoff contender. Like actual, real playoffs. Carl & Eddie then briefly recap a trip to NYC's new HQ before going deep on what the Bulls can do at 7 while Chief considers a former UCLA standout against Eddie's wishes. Chief then makes a bold request - tapping into Eddie's black magic for the #3 pick in the NHL draft. After that WSD debuts the first ever Cut, Start, Statue segment that does better than expected if we're being honest. Naturally beefs follow but no voicemails. What the fuck? 224-544-9194. Thank you Miller Lite, Napleton River Oaks Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, Roman, Hello Fresh and SeatGeek. We love you. 
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70 min
May 14, 2019
Carlos Zambrano
Carlos Zambrano joins Red Line Radio this week to talk about his comeback to professional baseball with the Chicago Dogs. We talk about his time with Chicago, why he feels so compelled to come back and why he's a changed man from what you remember. In and around that we talk GoT endings, Bulls lottery draft, Cubs momentum and Tim Anderson. We got a voicemail from a classic RLR guy and a surprise interview at the end with special guest Chicago Dogs owner Shawn Hunter. It's an All Gas No Brakes kind of week, always. 
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96 min
May 6, 2019
Episode 100
Congratulations to us on making it this far. Here's an episode recapping our favorite parts of the show through 100 episodes including White Sox vs. Red Sox, Cubs in depth and a bunch of other shit you should listen to. Don't complicate things this week. It's 100 episodes. You owe us this one. All Gas No Brakes. 
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64 min
April 29, 2019
Arya Stark vs. Derrick Rose + NFL Draft Grades
Good morning afternoon and evening Chicago Sports Fans - we start this week's Sports podcast with an in depth look at the Battle of Winterfell because sometimes Sports need to take a back seat to the biggest television event in recorded human history. So we start there and obviously use it to talk about Chicago Sports because at the end of the day we're still Chicago sports degenerates. Eddie follows with remarkably accurate and insightful look at the new Chicago Bears draft picks and then he takes it one step further with creepy intel on the undrafted free agent signings that are coming in. Spoiler Alert it's all good stuff from the Bears no surprise. Opposite that Chief is borderline distressed with Stan Bowman's lies and he's here to take this man down or die trying. Or at the very least maybe just be honest one time Stan? Carl and Dave follow with some OG Red Line Radio baseball talk followed by very limited grabbag and a voicemail of our choosing. Thanks to SeatGeek, Roman, Urbal Activ and Miller Lite for making this week happen. All Gas No Brakes. 
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82 min
April 23, 2019
Tyrion Lannister + NFL Mock Draft + Captain America + Bat Flips
The boys are here this week to go very deep on a number of topics per usual starting with a thorough breakdown of Game of Thrones. WSD and Chief are hot about something and here's a hint -  she too is extremely hot. Ed follows with his favorite moments before going into a brief recap of his travels across the state of Illinois last week to document the hidden gems at our state universities. No lunch ladies were hurt during his recording btw. After that, we go into some NFL draft talk with the sad understanding the Bears don't pick til Saturday. Mixed in is some great hockey chatter about the World's and why Patrick Kane is Captain America at some convenient timing. After that Carl and Dave go back and forth on baseball in Chicago because it's that time of the year. Grabbag, beefs and 1 voicemail follow. Thanks to Miller Lite for making it happen. All Gas NO Brakes. 
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80 min
April 16, 2019
Tiger Woods + Jon Snow + ASU Head Coach Tracy Smith
The Red Line boys are delighted to be back this week after the best Sunday in the history of recorded history. And rightfully so there's plenty to talk about: Tiger, Game of Thrones, White Sox Dave doing the Roman ad read... it's a loaded show. Elsewhere, Chief/Eddie/WSD tease their day with Pat Fitzgerald and Northwestern Football last week while rehashing their first taste of organized football drills in about 15 years. After that Carl and Dave bring on very good friend of the program and national baseball icon, Tracy Smith, head coach of the Arizona State Sun Devil Baseball Team. He rips on White Sox Dave while sharing some pretty cool stories. The interview ends with him calling out WSD to a homerun derby explicitly saying "I will crush you." Elsewhere Chief talks Carl and Dave out of going Russian with the #3 overall pick in the NHL draft but it's a hard sell. Now that it's baseball season they really want to play dirty. There's one voicemail, 3 beefs and your standard slate of good natured ad reads. Thanks to Miller Lite, SeatGeek, Roman, PolicyGenius and Napleton River Oaks Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram for making tonight's episode happen. AG... 
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102 min
April 9, 2019
Fergie Jenkins + White Sox & Cubs Come Home
Good morning afternoon and evening sports fans. It's episode 96 in the Red Line Radio catalogue and it's baseball heavy featuring our first Cooperstown resident, Fergie Jenkins. The Hall of Famer joins us to talk about 50 year anniversary of the famous collapse of the 1969 Cubs as well as how Joe Maddon would put a lineup together to beat him. In and around the conversation the guys go deep on baseball with White Sox and Cubs home openers in the rear view mirror. WSD is particularly pumped for the notable development of Yoan Moncada and how crazy fans got for the home opener. On the other side of town Carl only wants to talk about the lineup. Don't ask him about the pitching staff. Lineup conversations only. Outside of that Chief gives a great primer on how to digest playoff hockey, what makes it so great and how the Hawks should attack free agency if they don't want to lie to everyone AGAIN. There's no beefs (sorry) but a light grabbag, a voicemail and some general lively banter around baseball that takes RLR back to its roots. Thank you to our great tasting, less filling partner Miller Lite for making the show happen along with SeatGeek, SimpliSafe, Postmates and Napleton River Oaks Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram. All Gas No Brakes. 
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75 min
April 2, 2019
Dee Brown + MLB Opening Day
Good morning good afternoon and good evening sports fans. This is a big show for a lot of reasons. The boys are joined by college basketball legend Dee Brown to talk all things March Madness and he doesn't disappoint. Dee relives the best game ever while going in depth on what made the 2005 Illini basketball team one of the greatest teams ever. In and and around that interview the boys go into the Sweet 16 weekend, the end of the Hawks season, Jordan Howard trade emotions, opening day reactions and the first deep dive into baseball of the year. It's a tight show so no voicemails and limited grabbag but we find time for a beef because of course we do. Thanks to Miller Lite, Roman, Seat Geek, Casper Mattresses and Napleton River Oaks Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram for making this show happen. All Gas No Brakes I-L-L
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90 min
March 26, 2019
Carlos Rodon + March Sadness
The boys are finally recovered from the long stretch of St. Paddys and March Madness just in time for MLB Opening Day. Things begin with March Madness recap before going into a healthy conversation with White Sox #1 starting pitcher Carlos Rodon. He touches on everything from the honey mustard chicken to hunting deer to pumping fastballs by the Cleveland Indians. WSD follows with his expectations for the season while Carl gets extremely disappointed with Ian Happ but finds happiness with Jon Lester as his leader. Chief follows with some grim news about the Hawks: the season appears to be over but maybe not. We do not have voicemails or grabbags this week but there are a few beefs. Thanks to Miller Lite, LinkedIn, Yahoo Fantasy Baseball, Hello Fresh, SeatGeek and Dollar Shave Club for making this a possibility. 
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79 min
March 19, 2019
Rick Hahn + March Madness
The boys are delighted to present Rick Hahn week, a sacred tradition at RLR where WSD does a face to face with his best friend and White Sox general manager Rick Hahn. In and around that amazing interview, the boys recap St. Paddy's, prep for a March Madness party in Wrigley, break down the Hawks late season resurgence and new Bears roster moves while undergoing the stark realization that Chicago is officially a Destination City for all professional athletes outside the NBA. After that Carl puts up some counter-logic on why the Cubs had a big offseason and they need to start playing baseball pronto. Afterwards there's a brief grabbag, voicemails, beefs and big shoulders. Special thanks to title sponsor Miller Lite as well as our Best Friend Rick Hahn for making this week a special one. ALL GAS. NO BRAKES. 
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80 min
March 11, 2019
LIVE From Spring Training + Two Year Anniversary + Carson Fulmer
The boys are back for the two year anniversary special episode. It's fitting Dave & Carl bring it to you life from Spring Training and share the bulk of the show like the OG Red Line Radio days when it was a baseball only podcast. Carl and Dave relive some notable moments over their first two years before an interview with Carson Fulmer, Seby Zavala and Ryan Burr of the White Sox. Mike Kopech named Seby as a guy to keep an eye on and now we say the same thing but for different reasons. He may have a body or two in his freezer. Elsewhere, Eddie and Chief join the show remote from Chicago in the first every reverse podcast phone call. You'll have to hear it to believe it. Rick Hahn is coming next week to answer to White Sox Dave. We're trying to get that one set up in an octagon. No voicemails. No beefs. No grabbag or segments. For the first time in almost a year the RLR boys keep it under an hour. Thanks to Miller Lite, Napleton River Oaks Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, SimpliSafe, SeatGeek, Yahoo Fantasy Baseball and Upstart for making it happen. 
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58 min
March 5, 2019
Food Week With Top Chef Joe Flamm
The Red Line crew is back for Episode 92 and with them comes Top Chef champion/Chicago native Joe Flamm. Certainly the most unique interview the boys have had so far, arguably the most interesting. We get remarkable authority on some longstanding Beefs, not to mention a laundry list of phenomenal stories that one can only expect from a true South Side Man turned international cooking sensation. Joe was kind enough to bring us to his MICHELIN RATED restaurant, Spiaggia. In and around that, we bury the Blackhawks, convince ourselves that the Bulls are much better than what we saw in January and of course some Spring Training extended talk. White Sox Dave is ready to move on from an abyssmal offseason while Carl recaps his favorite nuggets of the last week in Arizona. Naturally a grabbag and some very good beefs follow including HEAVY St. Patrick's Day talk. Thank you to all 6 sponsors for making this show happen including and limited to: Miller Lite, Yahoo Fantasy Baseball, Dollar Shave Club, Roman and Seat Geek. DM White Sox Dave on twitter for more details about the promo codes. 
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79 min
February 26, 2019
Election Day + NHL Trade Deadline + Mousing Around MLB
It's Election Day in Chicago and the boys are certainly fired up as the show starts with some chatter recapping the weekend and the first installment of Chicago Mayoral Week on Eddies world famous show, Chicago Dog Walk. Opener includes: Chief's new dog (HI GEORGE), watch party recaps (we had 2 this weekend) and an extended review of our Top 10 Moments from interviewing 6 mayor candidates. Spoiler Alert: Willie Wilson steals the show as expected. After that, Chief pulls the curtain back on the NHL trade deadline and what it means for the Hawks moving forward. Naturally, the biggest pick up for the Hawks is a name you know all too well. After that, Carl goes into his first of many Cubs breakdowns 10 days into Spring Training and of course his Kris Bryant boner is harder than ever. WSD follows with a small serving of Scoop City after going into some really upsetting details about the Machado signing. Carl circles back with a light grabbag before handing out beefs and taking the single meanest voicemail in the history of voicemails. Special thank you to MILLER LITE, Napleton River Oaks Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, Roman, LinkedIn and Policy Genius. #AGNB
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71 min
February 20, 2019
Machado & The Mouse
Emergency podcast time:  White Sox Dave and the Barstool Chicago crew go on an in depth journey on the worst day of WSD's entire life.  They break down WSD getting mousetrapped by Dente, the Machado signing, and how the two intertwined to mentally incapacitate him.  This episode of Red Line Radio is therapy for White Sox fans.  
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1395 min
February 19, 2019
Eddie Went To Mexico + All Gas No Brakes
The Red Line Radio crew is back in action to celebrate President's Day with unprecedented passion. Eddie kicks things off with a brief recap of his time in Mexico and of course it gets a little weird. Something about a bell hop and a wheelchair and yeah. Let's just say we're glad Eddie is home safe. After that Chief gives a real deep dive into why this is the biggest week for the Hawks all year. It's make or break time and that's putting it lightly. On the best end of things we could have a Panarin trade. At worse we dump Duncan Keith for a bucket of pucks. Like we said it's a big week. After that, WSD and Carl trade Spring Training headlines and what they mean to their respective clubs. Dave is getting antsy about Machado while Carl miraculously is holding out a sliver of hope Theo does more Theo things. Obviously we need baseball to start immediately before they explode. After that we got a couple beefs, some voicemails, a Robbie Gould rumor and some more beefs. It's an All Gas No Brakes President's Day and we thank you for tuning in. Sponsors: Miller Lite, Napleton River Oaks Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, Postmates, Simplisafe and SeatGeek. 
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67 min
February 12, 2019
White Sox Ace Michael Kopech + HAWKS ARE BACK
Good morning good afternoon and good evening ladies. And sports fans. But also ladies. It's Epsiode 89 aka the Mike Ditka Episode aka the HAWKS ARE BACK. Chief is so jacked up we had to give him some podcast sponsored Urbal Activ CBD to calm his nerves. He's that pumped up for his Hawks and rightfully so. Winners of 6 straight and on their way to playoff glory, right? Chief's not sure but we speculate the shit out of it and how the last couple week have changed the trajectory of the organization. Elsewhere, Michael Kopech from YOUR CHICAGO WHITE SOX (Gene Honda voice) join us for an awesome interview where he and WSD basically become best friends. And elsewhere Rick Hahn is v, v jealous. In addition to that wonderful must-listen interview, we've got our deepest bulls talk of the season as we actually break down the Otto Porter trade. Like actually and sincerely break it down. After that we enjoy a nice 6-point grabbag on all things from international travel with Eddie to Valentine's Day with White Sox Dave. This week we close with ad reads and a plea that you grab some ice cold responsible Miller Lites assuming your 21+. All Gas. 
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78 min
February 5, 2019
The Super Bowl Sucked + Patrick Mannelly
GMGAGE Chicago Sports Fans the Red Line Radio gang is back this week to puke all over this horrendous Super Bowl, a game that undoubtedly could have belonged toyour 2018-19 Chicago Bears. Optimism is high that Nagy has the boys on track to get there. Patrick Mannelly joins the show to talk about offensive line play, long snapping in general and help us understand how he would have handled the Cody Parkey ordeal. It's a phenomenal interview and one of our favorites since starting the show over two years ago. Elsewhere, the Blackhawks are back for the 6th time this season, apparently, after winning 4 straight. But there's strong leaks that Duncan Keith could get traded and Chief's not sure what to make of it. After that Carl & Dave briefly recap the #BreakingNews that there are no mystery teams in on Bryce Harper. It's obvious that baseball season needs to start immediately because February Blows. We got voicemails, some beefs and a lot of all gas no brakes. Sponsor links: Roman = promo REDLINEUrbalActiv = promo REDLINE20DollarShaveClub = promo REDLINESeatGeek Promo = REDLINE 
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86 min
January 29, 2019
Super Bowl Week... From Chicago
BROUGHT TO YOU BY MILLER LITE - The gangs back for a brutal Super Bowl week in Chicago as temperatures fall into the minus 30's. Fuck this, right? Wrong. The Pro Bowl was scorching hot and Eddie is so excited to rehash his enjoyment. After that the boys chop up some Bears news and go heavy in the trenches with offensive line stuff. It's a big segment for our big listeners. Then we go to Super Bowl but really focus on the fan experience and what makes a good Super Bowl with our team out of it. Carl tells a story about winning a charity even beer pong tournament but then being disappointed to find out that part of the winning package was autorgraphed baseballs by Kris Bryant and Rizzo. He's not disppointed in getting the balls. Just disappointed that their actual signatures suck. After that, WSD goes heavy into his experiences this past weekend at Sox Fest including the time he became Adam Engel's professional hitting coach and no that's not a joke Dave has a new job. Kinda. That's followed with not so depressing Blackhawks talk because we're making a collective effort to give Chief a list of shit that he can do to occupy his free time like gardening and maybe learning Spanish as a 3rd language. Don't ask about his second btw. We also have an abbreviated grabbag and some weird beefs to give out. Notably, we would also like to apologize for 10 minutes of Ad Reads to start the show. Apparently people want a piece of Tony & Frankie's action. We're not going corporate though. That's our eternal promise. Thank you to sponsors Miller Lite, Roman, LinkedIn, UrBal Activ and Napleton River Oaks Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram (Napleton, Second To None Since 1931).
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83 min
January 22, 2019
Chicago Bears Captain Kyle Long
The Red Line boys are back after going through another weekend closer to normal life. The Conference Championships on Sunday were down right amazing and we're here to debate who lost the worst: Bears, Saints or Chiefs. We then follow it up with an outstanding interview with Bears' Captain, Kyle Long to give his first interview since the Bears lost. Spoiler Alert: he's moving on from the loss with a lot of anticipation towards starting the 2019 campaign. Naturally we left in shock and awe as we always do when talking to Chicago Bear greats. Kyle Long is no exception and NBD he invites us over for a pool party. After that, Carl goes through the Cubs convention festivities this weekend including a story about how he accidentally got hammered at Don Shula's steakhouse in the Sheraton Hotel. After that, Dave updates the crew on Manny Machado, virtually saying he is coming to the White Sox without the WSD scoop city stamp of approval. Chief follows to announce that the Hawks are officially dead but not really because there's a non-zero chance, whatever the fuck that means. There's some beefs, voicemails, and a very light grabbag to close out the show. We're still licking our wounds as we look to baseball season. Oh PS the Bulls suck.  
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79 min
January 15, 2019
Winter Is Here
The boys are still picking up the pieces from the Bears Eagles game. Fortunately, Nagy and Pace had a joint press conference Monday that Eddie breaks down in full detail. There are some major observations regarding Cody Parkey's future, Chuck Pagano, long-term planning and what everything means for the 2019 Bears. Spoiler Alert: Eddie thinks 2019 is going to be a special season. From there, White Sox Dave goes full MLB Insider on the Manny Machado saga, even calling Barstool Hubbs in the mothership NYC office to get the Yankees' side of MLB Free Agency. It should be no surprise that Hubbs is as frustrated as all of us. Carl then gives his fastest 5 minutes on the Chicago Cubs including a weird obsession with new Cubs Front Office "strategist" Craig Breslow aka the smartest man in baseball. Chief follows with some unfortunate realities: the Hawks are sellers and everyone is available not wearing 88 or 19. In a strange twist, the guys follow that up with some extended Bulls talk after Carl took the weekend to watch back-to-back losses against the Warriors and Jazz. Things are ugly on Madison right now but Barstool Chicago is here to get through it all. Also included, Grab Bag and Beefs because it's Red Line Radio don't forget to have a couple beefs. 
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109 min
January 8, 2019
Bears Lose + Electric Chair Review + AJ Pierzynski
The Barstool Chicago boys are absolutely devastated after a soul crushing defeat this weekend. No one saw it coming and there's loads of reaction packed into this week's episode. It's hard to pin blame on one player, so they say, but that doesn't stop us from going through each and every person who should be accountable for that devastating loss. At the same time, the boys do every they can to keep it together and stay big picture. This was the best season for Bears fans arguably in 12 years, arguably since 1985 because of how much fun we had along the way. After that, Carl and Dave do some baseball talk as they get ready for their seasons. Dave brings on good friend of the program AJ Pierzynski who basically injects a shot of life into everyone in the room. AJ is the fucking man as evidence by his 26 minutes with the boys this week. After that they do some mild grabbag, obviously voicemails, beefs, big shoulders before closing with the world debut on Red Line Radio of Imma Buy You A Beef. It's a big week even if it sucks. We're happy to be here with you, holding your proverbial hair as you puke your guts out over this defeat. Stay strong Chicago. We got this. 
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98 min
January 2, 2019
WE'RE FULL TIME + Bears Playoff Preview
Gooood morning good afternoon and good evening Chicago Sports Fans it is our distinct pleasure to present the first podcast we're releasing as Full Time Barstool employees. It's a whirlwind show for the guys as the go into some of the details on how it came together, what's to be expected and how Barstool Chicago is going to flourish under our leadership. It's loaded with emotion and rightfully so - we've worked out dicks off to get here for the better part of almost 6 years. After we're done blowing ourselves for being awesome, we get into the Bears Vikings beatdown, matchups against the Eagles and loads of other Bears Playoff considerations. After that Jeremy Roenick jumps on to talk about being the greatest video game athlete ever in Sega NHL '94. Then after THAT Eddie Olczyk comes on to talk all things Chicago Blackhwaks for what was an extremely sweet interview. There's a grab bag, some jokes and lots of shit talking along the way. Thanks for getting us here and expect nothing but the absolute best from us. We love you. All Gas NO BRAKES. 
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111 min
December 25, 2018
Merry Christmas + Bears Beat 49ers
It's an All Gas No Brakes Christmas at Red Line Radio HQ where the boys bring you this Holiday Special Edition podcast from Carl's family's party with Chief & Dave. Eddie is in Vegas but finds 30 minutes to join the boys in breaking down the Bears ugly win on Sunday against the 49ers. No one cares though because it's the Bears 11th of the season and Christmas is around the corner. Elsewhere, the guys hand out coal, talk Chicago sports wish lists and generally supply the Yule Tide cheer your holiday season so desperately needs. It's an All Gas No Brakes Christmas and we're delighted to celebrate with all you filthy animals. AGNB.
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88 min
December 18, 2018
Kings Of The North
The Red Line Radio crew is All Gas No Brakes kind fired up over the Bears winning the NFC North Divsion. #12 looked like an absolute bitch in the process and the guys couldn't be more thrilled. Eddie is finally convinced and willing to admit this is a Super Bowl Bears team. The stars have aligned, and we call that the Red Line Radio difference. Elsewhere, the group celebrates Nagy's brilliance and offers him several beefs. Can the Bears close 12-4? Chief and Carl think so while Eddie has some interesting thoughts on the San Francisco game. WhiteSoxDave drops some knowledge bombs on the hot stove while Carl blames the Cubs bumps for a slow winter. Chief is - you guessed it - not happy with the Blackhawks leadership. There's a grabbag, a lot of beefs and big shoulders, 3 solid voicemails and a fuck load of happiness. We are champions. We are kings. We are coming for the Lombardi. ALL GAS NO BRAKES. 
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91 min
December 14, 2018
Jewel Osco Live Show With Big Cat
The Red Line crew pulls off the improbable upset of selling out a bar at a Jewel Osco in honor of the single most premium Spirit brand on the planet, New Amsterdam Vodka. This is the full audio from the night's event, which we're turning over to you as a random bonus episode that was recorded, edited and produced from the bottom of our collective hearts. There's nothing related to Barstool Chicago that doesn't get covered in the live show including how Big Cat started the site, why Eddie really loves a Jewel-Osco, how long it would take to eat an aisle of cereal and the list goes on. Thanks to the filthy animals who showed up last Thursday, and thanks to those who are willing to retroactively consume this content. We love you, we love making this stuff and we hope you can visit us at our next live show on TBD at TBD. Most importantly, ALL GAS NO BRAKES. 
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84 min
December 11, 2018
Bears Defense Mauls Rams + Hot Stove's Warming Up?
This week on Red Line Radio the boys absolutely lose their shit over how awesome the Bears defense is. Whitesoxdave leads the charge on what he's hearing the White Sox are doing at the Winter Meetings. Listen to all of this as well as Cubs hot stove, the debacle on Madison street, and more
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87 min
December 4, 2018
Peanut Tillman + Shams Charania
***Live Show w/ Big Cat this Thursday 12/6 7pm @ the Jewel Osco on Clark & Division in Old Town*** The Red Line crew is back in action after the Bears dropped a heart breaker to the G Men. Eddie is understandably disappointed while Carl and Chief actively try to find silver linings for a deep Super Bowl Run. In other news, White Sox Dave declares War on KFC after a big, BIG weekend at the Big Ten Championships. The boys also nab Shams Charania to cover his breaking story from Monday that the Bulls fired Fred Hoiberg. Elsewhere, Chief isn't happy with Stan Bowman for a lot of reasons and the recent media tour isn't doing that ANY favors. Dave and Carl turn on the stove for a hot minute to talk some baseball before an extremely limited grab bag and abbreviated award session. Most importantly, this show is brought to you by Miller Lite. Please drink responsibly, but also please only drink Miller Lite from now on. Thanks. ***Live Show w/ Big Cat this Thursday 12/6 7pm @ the Jewel Osco on Clark & Division in Old Town*** 
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97 min
November 27, 2018
Thanksgiving Hangover + Olin Kreutz
***Live Show Next Thursday 12/6 7pm @ Clark & Division Jewel Osco*** The Red Line crew is joined by Chicago legend and former All Pro center, Olin Kreutz. He is a certified bad ass in every respect and an awesome interview to go behind the 2000's Bears while learning a shit load about the NFL in the process. Around the Kreutz interview, the crew breaks down all their 1st Place Bears excitement, Hawks trade, baseball offseason updates, etc. There's a grab bag, some butchered segments, lost voicemails and a few other things. ***+ Live Show Next Thursday 12/6 7pm @ Clark & Division Jewel Osco***
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111 min
November 20, 2018
Eddie Olcyzk Part 1 + Bears Roll + Behind The Scenes Of Dente Pizza Reviews
The Red Line crew is proud to present it's first Beefsgiving, a new holiday recognizing a beef sandwich meal before recording your Thanksgiving podcast in Chicago. Or something like that. Anyways we got some amazing behind the scenes stories from Eddie and WSD about their 4-hour beef/pizza/hot dog excursion this past Friday night in Chicago. Spoiler Alert: Eddie hates spoilers and Dave was full of them Friday. It's an argument/rant from Eddie for the ages. Next up is first place Bears talk about and why this team is ready to bury our insecurities as Bears fans once and for all. Cody Parkey obviously gets a few beefs. Carl then does some brain pretzeling on why the Cubs could land Harper, but likely sacrificing something major in the process that would leave Cubs fans shook. Next, Chief and WSD sit down with EDDIE OLCZYK, a certified living legend, to recap the state of the Blackhawks in Part 1 of a lengthy 2 part series with Edzo. It's an amazing interview loaded with the stuff we love to bring you: laughs, insight, familiarity. Per usual the boys close it down with a grab bag, some segments, a few beefs and of course voicemails.
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109 min
November 13, 2018
Bears Destroy Lions + New Coach, Same Hawks + Guest Ryan Spaeder
The Red Line crew is absolutely FIRED UP about the Bears dominating performance against the Lions. Mitch looked awesome, Nagy is settling in, receivers are wide open, Khalil Mack murdered several people in a single play, and on and on and on it goes. The Bears are ROLLING and Red Line Radio is along for the ride. In the process Eddie explains why no matter how bad Cody Parkey kicks, he's not going anywhere anytime soon. Chief gives a phenomenal update on Jeremy Colliton's debut on the Hawks and where his challenges will be over the remainder of his presumably brief time with the Hawks. WSD gives a behind the scenes look at Bryce Harper while Carl blows some wind on Buster Olney's clickbait report on the Cubs trading Kris Bryant. Elsewhere, the boys make some huge announcements regarding Italian Beef sponsors, the Winter Meetings, the Winter Classic and then Carl drops an extended grabbag on some Chicago delicacies. After that the crew is joined by active Marine and renowned baseball statistician Ryan Spaeder (must follow @theaceofspaeder) to talk AMAZING baseball statistics and old school WW2 baseball guys. Amazing interview with a big friend of the program. Overall 77 is a loaded show that ends with segments, awards and as usual, voicemails. Thank you to Scotty and Ray from Napleton River Oaks Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram for making Episode 77 happen. And a bigger thank you to all of our armed 
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109 min
November 13, 2018
Bears Destroy Lions + New Coach, Same Hawks + Veteran's Day Baseball With Guest Ryan Spaeder
The Red Line crew is absolutely FIRED UP about the Bears dominating performance against the Lions. Mitch looked awesome, Nagy is settling in, receivers are wide open, Khalil Mack murdered several people in a single play, and on and on and on it goes. The Bears are ROLLING and Red Line Radio is along for the ride. In the process Eddie explains why no matter how bad Cody Parkey kicks, he's not going anywhere anytime soon. Chief gives a phenomenal update on Jeremy Colliton's debut on the Hawks and where his challenges will be over the remainder of his presumably brief time with the Hawks. WSD gives a behind the scenes look at Bryce Harper while Carl blows some wind on Buster Olney's clickbait report on the Cubs trading Kris Bryant. Elsewhere, the boys make some huge announcements regarding Italian Beef sponsors, the Winter Meetings, the Winter Classic and then Carl drops an extended grabbag on some Chicago delicacies. After that the crew is joined by active Marine and renowned baseball statistician Ryan Spaeder (must follow @theaceofspaeder) to talk AMAZING baseball statistics and old school WW2 baseball guys. Amazing interview with a big friend of the program. Overall 77 is a loaded show that ends with segments, awards and as usual, voicemails. Thank you to Scotty and Ray from Napleton River Oaks Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram for making Episode 77 happen. 
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109 min
November 7, 2018
Remembering Joel Quenneville With 2010 Stanley Cup Champion Brent Sopel
Not much else to say here. November 6, 2018 will go down in Blackhawks history for all the wrong reasons. Brent Sopel joins Chief and Carl to talk about what made playing for Q so different, why he was the best, always will be the best and got nothing but a good old fashioned fuck job on his way out of town. But like all good rememberances, we're not here to grieve. We're hear to celebrate. Sopes makes it so damn clear why Stan Bowman is a dead man walking, figuratively. Obviously. 
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31 min
November 6, 2018
Bears Win + Hawks Can't Win + Machado To Chicago?
Episode 76 is as loaded as your Uncle at an Old Country Buffet baked potato bar. Spoiler Alert: very loaded. The Red Line crew spent some time in Evanston this past weekend watching Notre Dame continue its march to a perfect season against the Northwestern Wildcats and who would have guessed it Northwestern lost. Dave and Chief recount the game and tailgating at Northwestern. "Not Bad," says Chief, disappointedly. Elsewhere, Eddie is back from his week at the spa to explain why the Bears 41-9 victory was so damn sweet. Notably, Eddie got a good look despite a big blowout, and he thinks the boys are really starting to come together. In other words, the breakdowns are big and beefy, just how we like it. After that, Dave and Carl go back and forth in a hot debate about whether Machado or Harper fit into the Sox plans and what it would take to sign either. There's a noticeable difference the boys uncover later in the conversation. Chief then gives a passionate look at why the Hawks suck, why some heads need to roll and he even includes a great hypothesis included with a Thanksgiving Timeline. Elsewhere the Bulls suck big but Carl's convinced that clearly and convincingly means #1 overall pick. Finally, the boys take a lap around the block with a sealed Grab Bag from Carl that goes about 20 minutes longer than necessary but really no one gives a fuck because we'll see you next week. Segments: Beefs and Big Shoulders. 
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109 min
October 30, 2018
Scottie Puppen + Bears Win
The Red Line Boyz are back in action after watching the Bears dismantle the New York Jets. Eddie got laid up in the hospital after some bad car wash beef but is still able to come off IR for solid Bears talk as always. Carl's new dog, Scottie Puppen, is introduced (not really) as the official mascot of Red Line Radio, the first true mascot in Barstool Sports history, allegedly.Later, Chief and Dave go inside and out on Northwestern/ND this weekend with some piping hot takes and lots of arguing. Spoiler Alert: White Sox Dave loses the argument, but all signs point to a major Northwestern upset. So that's nice. Chief proceeds to solve the Blackhawks while Carl tells his Stan Bowman story for the 10th time in Red Line Radio recorded history. WSD then covers Chicago offseason baseball moves for what seems like an eternity, but only because there's so much juicy info. It's the first of many deep hot stove convos between WSD and Carl. Elsewhere, we have lots of beef sandwiches, segments (not really), voicemails, excitement and most importantly FIRST PLACE CHICAGO BEARS. 
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100 min
October 23, 2018
Brian Urlacher
The biggest episode in the history of Red Line Radio featuring the boys' collective childhood hero, Brian Urlacher. #54 joins the boys to talk retired life, getting juked by Tom Brady, winning without a quarterback and everything else the Red Line guys could throw at him. As always, Urlacher does not disappoint. Around the interview, the boys give their Bears/Patriots reactions lead by Eddie's staunch belief that the Bears are trending up. Also, Chief explains why the Hawks are back but far behind the Elite teams as evidenced by the Lightning beatdown. Carl and Dave chat up the World Series, Eddie explains why Zach Levine looks like the real deal (note: before Lavine went off in Dallas btw) and then Carl drops a new cornucopia of questions on the boys. They close with segments Buy Him A Beef and Big Shoulders per usual. Thank you sponsors: Tropical Bros, The Athletic and Mack Wheldon. PROMO CODES = REDLINE
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127 min
October 16, 2018
Big Cat + Bears Disgust
Big Cat joins the Red Line boyz to breakdown the most disappointing loss Chicago Bears fans have suffered since week 1 of this year. Not a long time, but still remarkably soul crushing. We have first place expectations, and we will honor those expectations regardless of their validity. Eddie and Big Cat assign blame, talk through their issues and help us move on to New England because God knows the Bears need everyone's help. Big Cat also helps the boys get through some Bulls expectations for the year, and we can all agree a successful year includes a lottery pick, post play development and some flashes from Zach Lavine. In other words, it's very very bad. But not all teams in the UC are destined for misery. The Hawks look PHENOMENAL and Chief is going to explain why that does not apply to Brandon Saad and why he will not be buying him a beef. Carl and Dave round out playoff observations on Chris Sale sucking and the new Cubs hitting coach. Other segments include Carls Cornucopia (a grab bag of Carl questions for the guys), Big Shoulders, Buy him a Beef? and other stuff. Thank you TROPICAL BROS and THE ATHLETIC  for making this episode happen (PROMO = REDLINE).
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110 min
October 9, 2018
Thomas Jones + Bears Bye Week + Hawks Are Back + Cubs Are Not
The boys are back after a well deserved bye week and holy shit does Carl need it coming off the Cubs collapse. Before he explodes, the boys prepare you for your 1st Place Chicago Bears week 6 game against the overwhelmingly mediocre Miami Dolphins. Eddie has PTSD from the last time they came to town but is still confident this is a Bears beatdown and for good reason. White Sox Dave tries to jynx the season unintentionally but not really because he is a troll. And after done trolling the Bears, he turns his attention to Carl who finds a solid half hour of group therapy on this week's show to work through his Cubs related issues. Disclaimer: he does not mean any of the bad things he says about anyone this week. SPOILER ALERT LOTS OF BAD THINGS. White Sox Dave then plays a game of River Boat Gambler with Rick Hahn's checkbook as he pontificates the big swinging dick's moves this offseason. Chief explains why the Hawks are back including a remarkable profile on THE CAPTAIN. Voicemails, Gas Money Bob, Dope Ropes and then finally Super Bowl running back and Chicago Bear standout Thomas Jones joins the crew. NBD just the 25th all time rusher with 71 career rushing touchdowns called in while he was getting a goddamn lift in. Allow yourself to get the feels because they are there. TJ brings them, including a thorough explanation of why Green Bay sucks dong, the proverbial kind. Loaded show for a loaded audience. Bears are going to the Super Bowl ALL GAS NO BRAKES. 
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123 min
October 2, 2018
Six Touchdown Passes. Six.
The Redline Radio boys are STRUGGLING after Carl's wedding weekend. It's an All Gas No Brakes Podcast, but they are running on fumes. RLR pulls back the curtain and unveils a new segment called "White Sox Daze" to let the listeners in on all the eyeroll inducing instances that occur when you're working with White Sox Dave.  The ONLY thing giving them life this week was that Monster of the Midway Defense and Mitch Trubisky showing signs of life. Eddie is bringing the noise, the energy, and the analysis of the Bears' blow out of the Tampa Bay Bucs. With the offense now showing real signs of life heading into the bye week and the team in first place, the guys reset their expectations for the rest of the year and circle a few dates on the schedule including games with the Patriots and the Rams.  Carl breaks down what went wrong with the Cubs down the stretch and the pickle they're in now with the Brewers in Game 163 and looks ahead to a potential Wild Card showdown and NLDS matchup with Milwaukee.  Eddie introduces a new segment "would you buy him a beef" where the guys discuss Jimmy Butler and where his reputation is within the City of Chicago. "Buy A Beef" leads to Chief going on a rant about Brandon Saad and his lack of passion so far in his second stint with the Blackhawks. The RLR boys close the show with another editon of 'Big Shoulders of the Week" to determine who had the brightest moments in Chicago sports.  ALL GAS NO BRAKES
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85 min
September 25, 2018
ESPN 1000's Silvy + 1st Place Bears
The Bears are alone in first place and the boys are here to rub the world's best defense in your face. Never mind the quarterback problems, this is Chicago Bears football of course the quarterback is the only question mark. Fortunately Eddie is here to be your spiritual guide as you manage your Mitch Trubisky expectations. On the north side of town, the Cubs are still in first place. Silvy from ESPN 1000 joins the boys to talk October expectations while Carl predicts a 16-inch softball style lineup for the October Cubs. Chief gets his first full Hawks monologue, and it's loaded with names no one else can pronounce or spell. But's he's all fuckin jacked up with optimism and that's GOOD NEWS for Red Line Radio. We close with a new yet monstrously important segment: Big Shoulders Of The Week, an award voted on by the listeners based on 4 submissions from Carl, Dave, Eddie and Chief and one listener submission Tuesday after the show drops. This week it's Hendricks, Hawk, McManus and Lauri in that order. Listen in and follow along on Twitter and of course Barstool Sports dot com to get a piece of the action #AllGasNoBrakes
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72 min
September 18, 2018
Red Line Radio Episode 3 - All Gas No Brakes: Bears 15-1?
The Red Line boyz have a little extra bounce in their step this week after watching the Bears DISMANTLE Russell Wilson and the once great Seattle Seahawks on Monday Night Football. The Bears defense is back to its rightful Bad Boy status while Mitchy Dual Threat Trubisky proves all the Patrick Mahaolmes Enthusiasts that a Win is a Win is A Win. Eddie and Chief take you through all the Bears highlights before letting Carl and Dave drag their baseball ballz all over the Cubs playoff talk. Fortunately it's never too early to start talking White Sox B-side Free Agency so Dave covers that too. Chief glazes the episode with some in-person observations from the Hawks first official scrimmage, which is very nice. And of course, voicemails 224-544-9194. #AllGasNoBrakes
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73 min
September 11, 2018
Red Line Radio Episode 2: Was It Over When The Germans Bombed Pearl Harbor?
The boyz are here to face the music in the wake of getting tea bagged by Aaron Rodgers on national television. There's no time for crying though because Chicago is in the middle of a Super Bowl run (last time the Bears went 15-1? 1985) and soon to be a deep October run. Or something like that. White Sox Dave has PTSD following the Michael Kopech Tommy John surgery announcement, which is better than how Eddie is faring after Coach Nagy's disappearance in Sunday night's second half. Chief does his best to find a silver lining while Carl repeatedly reminds everyone at all times that the sun will rise tomorrow. Segments include: Red Line Radio official Matt Nagy press conference, White Sox Dave State of the Union, Cubs Counseling with Carl and of course VOICEMAILS 224-544-9194
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77 min
September 4, 2018
Red Line Radio: The Second City's #1 Podcast
The crew goes to HQ in NYC for the big announcement. We open with Big Apple observations followed by an exclusively non-exclusive interview with RLR Executive Producer Big Cat to break down the ins and outs of what to expect from Red Line Radio now that it's aboard the Barstool pirate ship. The crew then goes deep on all things Khalil Mack and why it might be the best trade, ever, of all time with serious implications on postseason expectations. Carl goes off on why Kyle Hendricks is back, Dave pumps/blows Northwestern football (again) while Chief and Eddie remind you that the best Bears talk from now and til forever will be right here on Red Line Radio. And last but not least, as always, voicemails 224-544-9194.  
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74 min
August 7, 2018
61*: Roger Maris
Remember that time White Sox Dave crashed a Rick Hahn podcast party? Because that recently happened. Carl gives a full breakdown on all things Cubs shortly before Chief goes full meltdown and turns Stan Bowman into a legitimate meatball. Eddie dissects the Bears week in Canton, Ohio with some inside info on Bourbonnais performances from our good friend Dope Ropes. Segments include: This Week In Nice Things We (Dave) Don't Deserve, MeatBall Of The Week, Rick Hahn Meet The Press and Who's In My Mouth
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76 min
July 31, 2018
60
The boys go to hockey camp with Jeremy Roenick, despite Dave and Carl not ever playing hockey before. Eddie from the OG Barstool Chicago crew joins to talk Urlacher legacy and early observations from his expert opinion. Take a bath in his velvet voice while your here. Dave unloads major Eloy demands before honoring the heroic and historic Peoria, IL native Jim Thome. Carl tries to tarnish his legacy with alleged speculation of allegations. Cubs talk predominantly revolves around why Hendricks is getting touched up early and why Cole Hamels might be a bigger pick-up than you think. Some new segments include This Week In Nice Things We Do Not Deserveand Blowin Wind. We're working on more, we promise. Also, Carl loses his goddamn mind on Rick Morrisey for a solid 7 minutes starting around 1:13. Then of course, as always, for now and forever so god help our souls, the boys close it down with voicemails. This special batch includes some peculiar propositions that will make you want to join the action. Call 224-544-9194
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97 min
July 25, 2018
59
Gooey morning afternoon and evening Chicago sports fans. Episode 59 (we think it's 59) is stuffed with the kind of insight that makes you want to run through a brick wall Cubs - The boys went to a Cubs game. Carl reviews the 1914 Club (1:00) Cubs / Sox - WSD hates Cubs fans because they cheered for Rizzo when he pitched. The Cubs use too many position players on the mound and have too much fun, allegedly. (6:14) Sox - Dave reviews the time he peeked at Frank Thomas's penis in a men's room Sox/Cubs -  Trade Deadline including why the Sox should be quiet and why the Cubs should target deGrom and Cubs' trade bait power rankings (16:45) Bears - Camp has started and Roquan still sits out. Chief breaks down his concerns and how Roquan needs to fit into the scheme once he shows up (27:45) Bears - Chief and Dave are so HYPE(d) for the offense. Dave says he's kissing a lot of titties this year. (36:31) Blackhawks - The boys take on Jeremy Roenick's hockey camp this Friday. Neither of them can skate or play. Video to come. (43:20) Bulls - Put a pin in this: GarPax can sign Kyrie and Jimmy Butler next offseason if they don't extend Bobby Portis. This is very exciting (50:30) As always, Voicemails (52:30)
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69 min
July 18, 2018
MLB All Star (Snub) Whit Merrifield
The boys take a big lap around Chicago Sports to combat what is unequivocally the slowest week in professional sports.Lots of Bulls and Hawks to open followed by the usual deep dive into all things Chicago Baseball. Then Whit Merrifield from the Kansas City Royals joins the show to discuss what it's like to get fucked out of the All Star Game, being an awesome big leaguer and a bunch more. And then finally, and as always, voicemails. 
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113 min
July 10, 2018
57
EP 57 is a fully-loaded, double-sided pod just the way you like it after a long and steamy 4th of July. In the spirt of the show, Carl hands out 57 report cards while Dave gives a tour of his own personal academic achievements. PS because of Twitter the Bulls are back.  
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109 min
July 3, 2018
Episode: July 4th
Happy 4th of July to our extremely patriotic audience. On this episode, Chief joins the crew to make a massive announcement. Other items: 3:20 WhiteSoxDave goes to City Hall 8:05 No taxation without representation 10:50 White Sox Injuries / Prospects: Eloy (2-3 weeks) and Robert (6-10 weeks) 17:25 Cardinals Trash Dexter Fowler 27:35 Albert Almora vs. Javy Baez 28:45 Reactions to the Cubs recent dominance 30:30 Will the Players Union going on strike?  37:25 Barstool Chief is here to talk Blackhawks Offseason 50:35 Carl has beef with Stan Bowman (STORY) 55:25 Breaking Down The 4th of July: Movies, Cocktails & Activities 1:07:30 Voicemails
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78 min
June 29, 2018
Episode 2.18: The Time The Guys Shit Their Pants
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82 min
June 22, 2018
2.17: Segments & Voicemails
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76 min
June 15, 2018
Episode 2.16: Download SeatGeek & Use RedLineRadio Promo Code
Seriously. Download the app and use REDLINERADIO to get $20 off your first order. Also, un/resubscribe with a positive comment please for the love of God.  
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87 min
June 8, 2018
Episode 2.15: Hawk Harrelson
Presented by SeatGeek (promo = REDLINERADIO), Hawk Harrelson joins Red Line Radio and it's downright amazing. Segments include: Waiting For Hawk (10:20-27:00), Hawk (27:00-59:25), Breaking Down Our Hawk Interview (59:25-1:15:20), Voicemails featuring Fuck Stick #2, Tommy Kaz, Shep's Sister (kinda) and Addison Russell's Sex Life. It's our favorite show to date, by far. Enjoy. 
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100 min
May 31, 2018
Episode 2.14: Voicemails
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65 min
May 23, 2018
Episode 2.13: Machado to Chicago
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76 min
May 13, 2018
Episode 2.12: LIVE FROM DECLANS
Carl Dave and Nick Shepkowski go live from Declans for the CrossTown Classic. Lots of live and unbelievably awesome questions from listeners who came out to Declans. Thanks to everyone for an awesome time. 
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74 min
May 10, 2018
Episode 2.11: Crosstown Classic
Carl Dave and Ozzie read their first SeatGeek ad before diving into a jam packed show about Crosstown classic as well as: Dave is from the Iron Islands, Jake Burger injury reactions AGAIN, Taking over Declan's this weekend for Cubs vs. Sox, Carson Fulmer vs. Walker Buehler, White Sox 1st Round Draft Picks, Cubs Swept Then Sweep: Carl's Reaction, Kris Bryant Draft 5 years later and a bunch of other stuff. 
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76 min
May 3, 2018
Episode 2.10: Summer's back
Carl Dave and Ozzie do it again. Listen to the whole thing. 
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79 min
April 25, 2018
Episode 2.9: Jeff Samardzija Was Not A Shark
Carl Dave and Ozzie split the show in half with White Sox taking the first half and the Cubs starting at 32:52 on the dot. Topics include: your weekly Moncada update, Lucas Giolito is no good (Carl) vs. Maybe He Isn't (Dave), How should Rick Hahn handle Avi Garcia?, Rick Hahn's Trade for Giolito and Lopez, Kris Bryant almost got murdered, The Cubs should retaliate (Carl) vs. No they shouldn't (Dave), Javy and Albert are killing it at the top of the order, Is Javy the new #2 prototype?, Carl defends several opinions, Jason Heyward is Good, a bunch of other stuff and then some time for Ozzie at the end. 
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63 min
April 19, 2018
Episode 2.8: David Ross Cancelled So We Got White Sox Top Scout Nick Hostetler
Carl Dave and Ozzie are joined by White Sox #1 Scout and Huge Fan Of The Program, Nick Hosteler. Segments with Nick include Who Are You Picking 4th Overall, Glory Holez Glory Dayz and Over/Unders You Probably Shouldn't Answer. Carl and Dave also make a hard sell on Nick to add low-cost depth to the scouting department, but not before Carl has a bonafide meltdown about the Cubs' slow start. Finally, Dave and Carl dive into how they kidnapped Barstool Sports CEO Erika Nardini last week and what that means for the show moving forward. 
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65 min
April 4, 2018
Episode 2.7: Jake Burger
Carl Dave & Ozzie are joined by White Sox 2017 1st round draft pick Jake Burger to talk about life as a top prospect. Segments include: Hitting Advice from a D3 Bullpen Catcher, Do You Remember 2005 White Sox?, Dumbest Thing You Bought, and Concessions Confessions. 
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74 min
March 28, 2018
Episode 2.6: OPENING DAY
Carl Dave and Ozzie get ready for opening day with a 2-part show. First half Cubs, second half Sox, kinda. Lots of predictions including everything you can imagine. 
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96 min
March 21, 2018
Episode 2.5: Nick Shepkowski
670 The Score Executive Producer and long time friend of Red Line Radio, Nick Shepkowski, joins Carl Dave and Ozzie to preview a delicious 2018 Chicago baseball season.  SHEP - (1:00) Welcome Shep (3:54) Do you Remember the 05 White Sox? (5:48) Bobby Jenks almost killed WSD (7:30) What does an Executive Producer at 670 actually do and how do you get that job? (13:20) 2018 Cubs expectations/the Brewers suck (21:20) Theo's next big move (25:00) How do the Cubs sign Bryce?  SEGMENTS - (31:30) Big D little d of the Week (33:35) Meat of the Week (36:30) Big J Journalist Spotlight featuring Jon Heyman not really (40:45) Concession Confessions GRAB BAG - Gspot vs. Wrigley rankings, White Sox rotation leadership, David Ross as a manager, Chris Sale is coming back 2020  
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55 min
March 15, 2018
Episode 2.4: Welcome Home Dave
TOPICS: (1:20) Carl's trip to bring Dave home from Arizona, (6:15) Dallas Keuchel is a bitch, (11:15) the Cubs are better than the Astros, (15:00) Jake Arrieta has serial killer handwriting, (17:10) Jake Arrieta is leaving the Cubs and Carl is SAD!, (24:45) Eloy Jimenez King Kong Ding Dongs, (27:45) Dylan Cease Dominates again, (31:50) Michael Kopech weekly update, (35:30) Giolito doesn't look too shabby but can he start opening day? (42:40) QUESTIONS: best outfielder in Chicago? Implications of late season cross town series? Carlos Rodon's ceiling?  SEGMENTS: Glory Holez Glory Dayz, Hawkin Hawk, Debit Card Dave, Do You Remember The 2005 World Series Champion Chicago White Sox?
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56 min
March 8, 2018
Episode 2.3: Asked and Answered
Carl Dave and Ozzie put together a real team effort as they take on LOADS of Big J journalist questions like, "Do 1st base coaches matter?" and "Why do you talk about the White Sox?"  1. (1:15) Dave gives a passionate State of the White Sox Union address from Scottsdale.  2. (6:20) Pooping at baseball stadiums/Carlos Sanchez scouting report.  3. (10:00)Your outfield is Skinny Ass Schwarber, Almora and Happ.  4. (14:05) Listener Questions: Ticket Prices, Hahn Draft Picks, Base Coaches, Why We Like The Sox, Starting Rotations, Plate Appearance Predictions, ReNaming The Streets Around Wrigley, Reinsdorf Road/Frank Thomas Avenue, Snooki Nutting and Ozzie Hates Hawk. 5. (36:45) Segments: Meat of The Week, Remember The 05 White Sox, US Cellular Call To The Pen (Bullpen), Working For The White Sox, Rick Hahn Friend or Foe?  6. (46:10) Obscure Over/Unders: Michael Kopech Starts, Baez Yabos, Moncada OPS, Lester ERA, White Sox Win Totals
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55 min
February 28, 2018
Episode 2.2: White Sox Segments With White Sox Dave
Season 2 Volume 2 is loaded with nuclear threat level takes on: MLB (2:37): JD Martinez deal, Lincecum back in big leagues, MLB teams getting sued for being cheap and Noah Syndergaard's shirtless debut White Sox (19:10): Burger injured and why that's not good news, Kopech's first start, White Sox Dave had a 1-on-1 with Rick Hahn and Prospect Watch on Bisabe Cubs (33:00): Schwarber stolen base update, Jon Lester is your opening day starter, Ian Happ is Carl's leadoff hitter every now and then, Anthony Rizzo is his captain always Segments(44:02): Meat of the Week, Beating Big J's Beats, Remember the 05 White Sox?, Technical Flaws w/ WSD and DO NOT TALK TO WHITE SOX DAVE
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54 min
February 19, 2018
Episode 2.1: SZN 2 SZN
Carl and Dave and Ozzie are back to debut the 2018 season and catch everyone up on their offseason including Dave in Scottsdale for Spring Training, tracking Rick Hahn down, Carl #ScoopyCity on Yu, Dave Hates Wheel of Fortune, Free Agent Updates, and plenty of segments including Do You Remember The 2005 White Sox? Glory Holez/Glory Daze, Big D's/Lil d's, JOE MADDON IS MAKING ME MAD_AGAIN, and others.   
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52 min
November 9, 2017
SEASON 1 FINALE
Carl & Dave close out the first season of Red Line Radio with a double-length episode about the present and future state of Chicago Baseball.  They drink 3 bottles of champagne in the process. 
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108 min
October 17, 2017
Episode 35.5: Cubs Catcher Taylor Davis
The Cubs' Taylor Davis joins Carl & Dave to talk about the NLCS and his path to the big leagues. Big time Baseball Guy. Topics include: Taylor becoming an internet sensation How he even ended up with the Cubs in the first place (amazing story) Minor league insights - AA vs. AAA Washington Nationals vs. Los Angeles Dodgers The Cubs are FINE Why is Kyle Hendricks so good? Jon Jay is a professional hitter AND a professional leader Albert Almora is the future. Seriously.  How to beat Clayton Kershaw How to beat the Dodgers Javy Baez intangibles Cubs in 7
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58 min
October 13, 2017
Episode 35: Cubs Win NLDS
Carl gets drunk and calls White Sox Dave in the middle of the night to talk about the NLDS. 
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17 min
October 5, 2017
Episode 34: Breaking Down The Nationals
Carl & Dave do a deep dive on all things Washington Nationals.
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59 min
September 28, 2017
Episode 33: Playoff Preview
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62 min
September 21, 2017
Episode 32: The Cubs Are Not Not-Back
The White Sox admittedly suck big time right now so Carl and WSD lightly gloss over some very minor details about the Go Go White Sox before taking the show up north. Cubs topics include an extended discussion about why John Lackey is an uncontrollable prick, the pro's and con's of being an uncontrollable prick, why Kyle Hendricks's (I'm sure that's the wrong way to use an apostrophe btw) balls drag on the ground, and Almora's progress.  Also: Marry Fuck Kill Marcus Allen, Sandy Koufax and Magic Johnson. Reacting to the new home run record. Steroids in modern baseball. And of course, predicting 2018 free agency moves because it's never too early to start thinking about next year when it comes to Chicago baseball. 
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74 min
September 14, 2017
Episode 31: MLB Roundup & WTF Cubs
(3:05) Greg Maddux is a legend so let's talk about his legendary status (14:15) Jose Abreu is underrated so what's his future with the White Sox? (20:10) Tim Anderson's September has been ridiculous (24:30) looking ahead at White Sox starting pitching including Rodon getting shut down, is Lucas Giolito a pussy?, Reynaldo Lopez definitely isn't a pussy, and how Carson Fulmer can calm the F down. (34:00) The Indians are awesome. (39:42) The Dodgers are not - right now - and why that's good news for the Nationals and Cubs. (45:30) Get to know Shohei "Showtime" Ohtani. (54:25) Carl saves his best for last with a meltdown worthy of Cooperstown consideration including a detailed breakdown of why the Cubs are driving everyone insane. (1:07:05) Reader Emails: Carl posterizes Jason Heyward, Willson Contreras Injury Concerns, and the best nicknames by position in baseball history.    
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84 min
September 7, 2017
Episode 30: Is Dave a closet Cubs fan?
Magglio Ordonez did steroids. Ken Griffey Junior was very sweet and so was his baseball game. Adam Engel is not Aaron Rowand. Avi Garcia vs. Trevor Bauer... Is White Sox Dave really a White Sox fan or should we call him North Side Dave? Willson Contreras slides head first into Mia's DM's. Carl tips his cap to John Lackey before previewing the upcoming Brewers series this weekend - the biggest Cubs' series of the year according to the guys. Other topics include: Is Arrieta really hurt? Who pitches game 1? Happ for ROY? The Red Sox are dirty lying cheaters and, as always, fantastic listener emails.    
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74 min
August 31, 2017
Episode 29: Playoff Chasing
Carl & Dave breakdown a heavy dose of Scoop City on the south side of town while Dave speculates on Sox draft picks in 2018.  Carl takes emails for a solid 40 minutes on everything related to the Cubs and playoff chase. Spoiler Alert: don't be nervous, the team is pretty good.  Other Segments: Around the League, Carlos Rodon needs to shut it down (or does he?), the White Sox should get worse, Russell vs. Baez in the long and short term, Lackey or Montgomery?, Checking in on Anthony Rizzo's Hall of Fame candidacy, and Brian Anderson special event announcement. 
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75 min
August 24, 2017
Episode 28: Segments On Segments (On Segments)
Carl & Dave get real deep on episode 28 starting off with WhiteSoxDave's Good Bad Ugly list for the week. Other Sox Segments Include: (1) Italian Meat Or Cheese/How Did Lucas Giolito's MLB Debut Go? (2) You Can't Spell "First Player In Franchise History To Hit 25+ Homeruns In His First Four Seasons" without the letters A-B-R-E-U (3) More Italian Meat Featuring (but not really) Nicky Delmonico. Carl then thanks the Blue Jays for a sweep and annihilates a Javy hater in the process. Other Cubs Segments: (1) Name Your Favor Secret Weapon (2) JV Squad Grown Up (3) Bullpen Cockshots. The boys then go Around The League: (1) Umpires Are Dying/Crying (2) Good Luck Curtis (3) Do The Dodgers Suck? Lets Make A Deal. Reader emails and, for our degenerate friends, a tip on the McGregor/Mayweather fight from the guy reading emails.
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73 min
August 17, 2017
Episode 27 - WhiteSoxDave At The Bat
Carl & Dave breakdown a laundry list of amazing 27's before getting into some very important announcements: (1) the boys are going to the Winter Meetings but only if you buy stuff from RLR advertisers (2) Saturday 8/19 7pm Carl & Dave are throwing a RLR/Barstool At The Park party at Kane County Cougars game. Show up.  Dave then breaks down his attempt at hitting a professional fast pitch softball superstar while getting shamed by Jennie Finch at the Chicago Bandits game last weekend. Carl goes on a tirade about not getting credit for his first major Scoop City from ESPN before calming down over Kris Bryant's last couple weeks. Other topics: Giancarlo Stanton on the Cubs, Hawk Harrelson on Wrigley, American Legion Week, Ricketts handing out rings and the best Reader Emails yet. BIG SHOW. 
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73 min
August 10, 2017
Episode 26: Wade Boggs Week & White Sox Head Scout Nick Hostetler
Carl and WhiteSoxDave pay homage to the greatest #26 in MLB history, Wade Anthony Boggs, and his relentless commitment to pounding Miller Lites (amongst other things). Dave gives his 20-80 scouting report on his 5 Drinking Beer Tools while Carl puts Keith Law in a body bag and sends him down the Cal Sag river. Later, Dave strokes his ego with White Sox #1 Scout Nick Hostetler who joins the guys to talk about Yoan Moncada, life on the road and working with his best friend, Rick Hahn. After, Carl gets very emotional about Willson Contreras but bounces back because Jake Arrieta is bouncing back. The guys then explain why Jennie Finch is terrified of WSD for several reasons and take a couple emails, but only 2 because WSD had to leave recording early for softball playoffs. He went 0-3 btw. 
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71 min
August 3, 2017
Episode 25: Second Half Storylines & The Cubs Are Back
Loaded show as Carl and Dave recap the CrossTown Cup and why Dave is so mad at the Cubs. Dave then breaks down the Melky trade with Kansas City and why Ken Rosenthal beat him to the punch on scooping Sonny Gray. Other topics include: #ChicagoRiverBridgeGate, Yoan Moncada vs. Tim Anderson (as players), Yoan Moncada vs. Marcus Stroman (in a fight), The Cubs Are Back, 2nd Half Storylines, Ian Happ's weird numbers, BIG JON'S BIG STICK, and as always, listener/reader/redliner emails. 
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65 min
July 26, 2017
Episode 24: Cubs vs. Sox
Carl & WSD break down the Crosstown Classic inside and out. Carl gives the history on why the series matters for the Cubs. Dave scoops a trade on air then gives his early read on Yoan Moncada's performance thus far. Hawk Harrelson makes two guest spots kinda but not really but still kinda. And as usual, the guys take questions their clubs' futures.  
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47 min
July 20, 2017
Episode 23: More Sox Trades & The Cubs Are Back
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40 min
July 14, 2017
Episode 22: QUINTANA TRADE SPECIAL EDITION
Soak it up ladies. 
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22 min
July 13, 2017
Episode 21: Trade Deadline and Tryout Part II
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59 min
July 6, 2017
Episode 20: Illini Pitching Coach Drew Dickinson
Drew Dickinson might be the most insightful and entertaining up-and-coming baseball guy you can find. At 37, Drew has managed to groom 2 first round pitchers as well as 9 more draft picks in 5 years at Illinois. Prior to that, he was a two time All American at Illinois and AAA pitcher with the Oakland Athletics. Yes, he was a moneyball guy. Drew is a remarkably brilliant individual. His baseball acumen is paralleled only by the game's brightest minds. On behalf of Carl, Dave and everyone else at RLR, we couldn't be more thrilled to share this episode with you
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64 min
June 29, 2017
Episode 19: Mark Buehrle Day & WTF Miguel Montero
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57 min
June 21, 2017
Episode 18: Len Kasper & Tryouts
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59 min
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