Position Prototype - Offensive Line. Identifying what makes the ultimate lineman (Andrew Whitworth, Quenton Nelson, Tyron Smith)
In the latest edition of the Move The Sticks prototype series, DJ & Bucky dive into the offensive line. First, the guys discuss the OL attributes they look for when they're scouting (1:13). Next, we hear from three offensive line experts: 3-time Pro Bowl center Shaun O'Hara (4:16), veteran offensive line coach Paul Alexander (22:20), and Super Bowl-winning OL coach Howard Mudd (34:12). Finally, DJ and Bucky round out the show by naming who they believe to be the prototype linemen of today's game (47:25).
Position Prototype - Wide Receivers. Identifying what makes the ultimate WR (Julio Jones, DeAndre Hopkins, Odell Beckham Jr.)
In the third edition of the Move The Sticks prototype series, DJ & Bucky dive into wide receivers. First, the guys discuss the WR attributes they look for when they're scouting (2:31). Next, we hear from three wide receiver experts - Atlanta Falcons GM Thomas Dimitroff (7:29), 2-time Super Bowl champion wide receiver Brandon Stokley (23:27), and Super Bowl-winning head coach Brian Billick (41:38). Finally, DJ and Bucky round out the show by naming who they believe to be the prototype wide receivers of today's game (1:03:07).
Position Prototype - Quarterbacks. Identifying what makes the ultimate QB (Pat Mahomes, Andrew Luck, Drew Brees)
In the second edition of the Move The Sticks prototype series, DJ & Bucky dive into the quarterback position. First, the guys discuss the QB attributes they look for when they're scouting (2:04). Next, we hear from three high-profile quarterback experts - Hall of Fame QB Kurt Warner (6:19), former NFL QB David Carr (45:17) and Super Bowl-winning head coach Mike Holmgren (1:07:38). Finally, DJ and Bucky round out the show by naming who they believe to be the prototype quarterback of today's game (1:18:00).
Position Prototype - Running Backs. Identifying what makes the ultimate RB (Saquon Barkley, Ezekiel Elliott, Todd Gurley)
In the first edition of the Move The Sticks prototype series, DJ & Bucky dive into the running back position. The guys first give the running back attributes they look for when they're scouting (1:23). Next, we hear from three guests who know plenty about running backs - Maurice Jones-Drew (9:01), Hall of Famer Terrell Davis (24:38) and Titans general manager Jon Robinson (46:44). Finally, DJ and Bucky round out the show by saying who their prototypical running back playing today is (53:52).
DJ & Bucky compare the Anthony Davis NBA trade blockbuster to a common NFL GM decision around building a team depth vs. adding stars (2:11). They go on to list teams that are in position to mortgage their future and trade future draft picks for top players today. The duo also discuss which 2nd year players have something to prove entering the 2019 season (30:34). Plus, two NFL general managers join the show: Falcons GM Thomas Dimitroff (15:26), and Titans GM Jon Robinson (37:49) to discuss their off-season team-building strategies.
DJ & Bucky give their take on the latest General Manager news, including the Jets hiring of Joe Douglas and the Texans firing of Brian Gaine (2:24). The guys also debate if the Eagles made the right decision giving Carson Wentz a 4-year contract extension (16:59). Then later in the show, Bucky recaps his trip to the Senior Bowl Scout School Summit (19:11). Also, Chargers General Manager Tom Telesco joins the show to talk about team depth, quarterback contracts & more (24:22). DJ & Bucky wrap things up with the top 3 teams whose stock they're buying for 2019 (39:08).
DJ & Bucky are back together after some vacation and have plenty to talk about. They guys kick things off with Bucky recapping what he learned in his recent visit with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the Canadian Football League (1:26). The guys then break down Bucky’s recent list of the NFL’s top 5 pass-catching groups (9:20). Later in the show, Super Bowl winning coach Mike Holmgren joins the guys to discuss the QB situation in New York with Eli Manning & Daniel Jones, as well as his incredible coaching tree (14:08). DJ & Bucky wrap things up with the players whose stocks they’re buying heading into 2019 (30:25).
Daniel Jeremiah & Rhett Lewis are back again with an action-packed show. The guys kick things off by ranking the best new tag teams created through free agency and the draft (2:08). Next, best-selling author Ken Coleman joins the guys to talk leadership and chasing your dreams (13:07). Then with the NBA Finals set to tip off, DJ & Rhett wrap things up by debating which dynasty is more impressive: The New England Patriots or the Golden State Warriors (41:56)?
DJ is back from vacation and joined by Rhett Lewis for a big-time show. The guys kick things off by discussing DJ's recent trip to see Peyton Manning talk at a leadership summit (4:21). After that, former NFL QB and current ESPN analyst Dan Orlovsky joins the program to talk about the best leaders he's played with, as well as this year's rookie QB class (21:36). DJ also surprises Orlovsky by reading him his own scouting report from 2005, when he was coming out of UConn (44:50). The guys wrap things up by analyzing if last year's division winners have gotten better or worse this offseason (53:11).
Rookie classes that will have the biggest impact in 2019
Bucky Brooks & Rhett Lewis kick things off by talking about who’s turning heads at rookie minicamp (9:45). The guys then reveal their lists of the top 5 teams whose rookie classes will have an instant impact in 2019 (16:30). Later in the show, Bucky and Rhett are joined by Reese's Senior Bowl Executive Director Jim Nagy to discuss his scouting process (30:37). The duo then wrap things up by discussing their favorite sophomore breakout candidates (46:14).
Players under 25 who will break out in 2019, Bruce Feldman on Clemson's latest QB commit
Bucky Brooks & Rhett Lewis open the show with a discussion on how teams view and look at fifth-year option players (1:45). Bucky & Rhett each pick offensive and defensive players that will have a breakout season in 2019 (13:08). Bruce Feldman joins the show to talk college football and about Clemson’s latest QB commit DJ Uiagalelei (20:52). To close the show, Bucky discusses why Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney is the best coach in college football right now (37:25).
Did the Dolphins find their version of Brett Favre?
Bucky Brooks & Rhett Lewis open the show with a discussion on why the Dolphins might have found their version of Brett Favre in trading for Josh Rosen (2:00). Rhett Lewis tells us what angered him on Twitter over Draft weekend (6:15). The guys then pick their favorite players in each round of the 2019 NFL Draft (13:30). To close the show, Bucky & Rhett select their best offensive drafts (35:30) and best defensive drafts (38:10).
DJ & Bucky recap the 2019 NFL Draft! The guys discuss the Raiders 1st round picks (3:00), best fits throughout the draft (5:20), picks outside the first round they love (11:00), Jaguars getting 2 of DJ’s top 14 ranked players (17:20), Drew Lock going to the Broncos in Round 2 (23:10) and why the Redskins had a good draft (28:30).
DJ & Bucky scout Oklahoma QB Kyler Murray. The guys cover three elements of Murray’s journey as the 2019 NFL Draft approaches: His winning ability throughout his football career (1:00), being a dual-sport star (21:20), and comparing Murray with former Oklahoma QB Baker Mayfield (38:50). Interviews include his high school offensive coordinator, national college football analysts, college coaches that played against him, teammates of his at OU, Sooners head coach Lincoln Riley and, of course, the Heisman trophy winner himself.
Breaking Down the Top 5 Picks & Surprise 1st-Rounders
DJ is in Nashville for Draft week and Bucky is in Los Angeles. They kickoff the show by running through the top five picks in the upcoming 2019 NFL Draft (1:00), then move onto their surprise 1st-rounders (8:40) and end the show with their favorite mid-round prospects (13:17).
Safe Picks, Risky Picks & OU WR Hollywood Brown joins the show!
With the draft one week away, Daniel Jeremiah & Bucky Brooks give you their safest picks (4:15) and their riskiest picks (16:32) in the 2019 NFL Draft. Plus, Oklahoma Wide Receiver Marquise “Hollywood” Brown joins the show to discuss his pro potential and what makes him a potential 1st-Rd pick (29:13).
DJ & Bucky scout the Clemson Defensive Line: Clelin Ferrell, Christian Wilkins, Dexter Lawrence and Austin Bryant. The guys interview several people close to the D-Linemen, including an elementary school principal (6:50) who knows Christian Wilkins well, Bucky’s father, Blake Brooks, who happened to coach Dexter Lawrence in H.S. (24:30), and Clelin Ferrell’s H.S. coach Greg Lilly (38:10) to talk about the character and perseverance of the edge rusher. Plus, ESPN scouting analyst Tom Luginbill talks about the DL when they were being recruited (50:20), Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney (57:00) & interviews from the 4 prospects themselves: Austin Bryant & Clelin Ferrell (58:45), Christian Wilkins & Dexter Lawrence (1:04:55).
Prospects with highest floor by position, teams with two 2nd-Rd Picks
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks lead off with a discussion on whether they believe Kyler Murray will be the No. 1 overall pick (2:30). Then, the guys discuss when in the draft they expect a run of picks based on position (8:00). DJ & Bucky also go through each position and give their player with the highest floor (13:20) & talk about the teams with two 2nd-rd draft picks (27:40). They close on Tiger Woods’ Masters win & their favorite sports moments watched on the television (36:00).
Teams Without a 1st-Rd Pick, Bucky’s Latest Top 5 Position List
DJ and Bucky discuss teams that don’t have a 1st round pick this season (2:00), then breakdown Bucky’s Top 5 By Position for the 2019 Draft 3.0 (10:30), then they each pick one “small school” prospect they like (23:44) and close out the show with an interview with Alabama State’s Tytus Howard (25:40).
DJ & Bucky scout Duke QB Daniel Jones. The guys interview several people close to Jones, including his parents (5:30) & his sister (19:25). Rhett Lewis joins Bucky to interview Jones' high school coach (26:20) & DJ interviews Duke head coach David Cutcliffe (40:30) and Jones’ personal QB coach David Morris (44:00), and the Blue Devils QB Daniel Jones joins the show (57:15).
Josh Rosen Reports to Cardinals Off-Season Program, Who's This Year's Phillip Lindsay and Johnathan Abram Joins The Show
DJ and Bucky discuss Josh Rosen reporting to the Cardinals Off-Season Program today and the five teams who took QB’s in the 1st round last season (4:54), and then they chat about who will be this year’s Phillip Lindsay (29:17) and close out the show with DJ’s interview with Johnathan Abram of Mississippi State (32:09).
What happens in Draft Meetings, Favorite Player By Round and Jonah Williams Interview
DJ, Bucky and Rhett take us behind-the-scenes on what really goes on in Draft Meetings (2:41), then the guys each select their favorite players by round (12:53) and DJ ends the episode with an interview with Alabama Offensive Lineman, Jonah Williams (34:51)
Daniel Jeremiah & Bucky Brooks scout one of the top prospects in the 2019 NFL Draft, Ohio State DE Nick Bosa. The guys interview several people close to Bosa, including both of his parents, John Bosa (5:20) and Cheryl Bosa (19:30), his high school coach Roger Harriott (26:50), Ohio State head coach Ryan Day (35:50), OSU teammates QB Dwayne Haskins (39:35), DT Dre’Mont Jones (40:35), WR Parris Campbell (41:25), and conclude the show from the All-American DE Nick Bosa (43:50). Special thanks to NFL Media’s Lance Zierlein & Aditi Kinkhabwala for their contributions with the interviews!
Pro Day Recaps, Christian Wilkins vs. Ed Oliver, NFL Rookie Redshirts
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks are back in studio together! DJ discusses his favorite food he had while on the road (1:15) & his biggest takeaways from the Pro Day’s he witnessed in-person (4:50). The guys debate two of the top defensive tackles in this year’s draft: Christian Wilkins vs. Ed Oliver (12:50) and close the show by breaking down the recent history of NFL Rookie redshirts (22:30).
2019 WR Prospect Deep Dive & NC State’s Finley & Bradbury join the show!
Rhett Lewis & Bucky Brooks are in studio in L.A. to discuss the latest pro days this week, including Duke’s Daniel Jones (1:40). Daniel Jeremiah was on location in Raleigh to catch up with NC State QB Ryan Finley (8:45) & Center Garrett Bradbury (10:35). The “PBU” and Bucky also break down Mississippi State (13:15) and Florida’s pro day (16:00). Then, the guys deep dive into the Wide Receiver group for the 2019 NFL Draft (17:20).
DJ & Bucky scout one of the top QB prospects in the 2019 NFL Draft, Ohio State’s Dwayne Haskins. The guys interview several people close to Haskins, including his high school coach Pat Cilento (4:12), Ohio State head coach Ryan Day (12:15), his mentor & former Pro Bowl CB Shawn Springs (19:30), OSU teammates DE Nick Bosa (31:55), WR Parris Campbell (32:40), DT Dre’Mont Jones (34:35), and conclude with interviews from the man himself, Dwayne Haskins (36:50). Plus, DJ & Bucky break down Haskins’ ceiling & floor and give their pro comparisons for Haskins (45:10).
Gronk Retires, Value of the Slot Receiver, Ed Oliver Breakdown
Bucky is joined by Lance Zierlein to discuss Rob Gronkowski’s retirement (1:40) and what it means for the Patriots upcoming draft. They also break down the value of the slot receiver (13:00). Lance and Bucky give a few names of prospects they would “pound the table” to draft if they were in the war room next month (25:30). They conclude the podcast by analyzing Ed Oliver’s potential and where he fits in best as he heads to the NFL (39:05).
Bucky & Rhett recap a big pro day while DJ is off in Missouri. First up is their thoughts on Dwayne Haskins pro day(1:48), the upcoming “360 Series” featuring Dwayne Haskins on Tuesday March 26th and Nick Bosa on Tuesday April 2nd (7:35), an interview with Nick Saban and Quinnen Williams (8:24) and their reaction to Drew Lock’s pro day performance(29:40).
Kyler Murray vs. Dwayne Haskins, Clemson DL Interviews
With DJ traveling for multiple pro days this week, Bucky Brooks is joined by Lance Zierlein on today’s show to discuss Montez Sweat’s heart condition (14:00), what Ryan Fitzpatrick’s signing with Miami means for the QB market in the draft (18:00). Then, the guys debate which prospect they would have No. 1 on their positional “big board” with QBs Kyler Murray vs. Dwayne Haskins (23:20), WRs D.K. Metcalf vs. Marquise Brown (26:10), Edge Rushers Nick Bosa vs. Josh Allen (31:00), LBs Devin White vs. Devin Bush (34:00). Bucky caught up with all 4 Clemson starting defensive linemen early this month (40:20), and to close the show, the guys put on their scouting caps to hypothetically address if Zion Williamson would enter the draft, would he be a first round pick? (58:15)
OBJ trade reaction, Le’Veon is a Jet, Bucky’s latest Top 5 position list
Bucky is joined today by producer Kent Brown due to DJ being grounded in OKC after Kyler Murray’s pro day. The guys breakdown OBJ’s trade to the Cleveland Browns (1:31), what the next steps are for the New York Football Giants (12:05) and what we can expect from the New York Jets with the addition of Le’Veon Bell (17:59). Bucky discusses Kyler Murray’s pro day (28:17) and they cap off the show with Bucky breaking down his Top 5 position rankings for the 2019 NFL Draft (40:59).
Antonio Brown Trade Reaction, DJ's Latest Top 50 List and Parris Campbell Interview
DJ & Bucky open the show with the news of the Antonio Brown trade to the Oakland Raiders and their reactions (2:26), then move onto discuss DJ’s newest TOP 50 draft prospects (11:40) and then close out the show with an interview with Ohio State Wide Receiver, Parris Campbell (30:07).
Strengths & Weaknesses of 2019 Draft Class, Combine Interviews: QB, OL
DJ & Bucky discuss NFL draft strengths and weaknesses kicking off with the defensive side first (1:42) then they break down the offensive side (11:58). Bucky caught up with several of the top prospects at the Combine down on the field at Lucas Oli Stadium in Indianapolis. First up is his interview with Missouri QB Drew Lock (19:39), then Bucky chats with Duke QB Daniel Jones (25:37). Finally, Bucky wraps up his interviews with three stand out Offensive Lineman, Washington State’s Andre Dillard (32:47), Florida’s Jawaan Taylor (36:11) and Oklahoma’s Cody Ford (38:24).
Combine Recap, Ohio State Coach Ryan Day joins the show!
DJ & Bucky are back from Indianapolis to recap the 2019 NFL Scouting Combine (2:10). The guys address Charley Casserly’s comments on Kyler Murray (4:20) and Josh Rosen (10:45). Plus, reports that the Chiefs are working on a record-setting deal for Tyreek Hill (13:55) and Antonio Brown is expected to be traded later this week (17:00). DJ goes through his post-Combine Mock Draft (22:40) and to close the show, Ohio State Head Coach Ryan Day caught up with Bucky at the Combine in Indianapolis to talk about his players in the draft and expectations for his first full season as the head coach of the Buckeyes (31:45).
DJ & Bucky are in Indianapolis to break down the latest news from Wednesday's media day at the Combine, including Nick Foles being a free agent (1:50), Cardinals GM Steve Keim's comments on Josh Rosen (3:15). Plus, the guys break down Bucky's mock draft 2.0 (8:40) and preview the defensive prospects they're looking forward to seeing at the 2019 NFL Scouting Combine (16:50).
The guys begin the show discussing DJ’s newest Top 50 prospects list, including Kyler Murray ranked as DJ’s No. 1 QB over Dwayne Haskins (2:40). DJ & Bucky also preview the offensive players they’re most looking forward to seeing by position at the 2019 NFL Scouting Combine (25:10).
How technology will impact the future of the Draft process
DJ and Bucky discuss the latest news on Le’Veon Bell and how the Steelers will not franchise tag him (01:15). Then, the guys break down the future of the combine and how technology will ultimately impact the event (12:30). They close out the show with a look at the top ten TE numbers to look out for at the combine (24:04), and top ten OL numbers to also look out for (29:57).
Antonio Brown Talk, What Goes on in Draft Meetings, Bucky’s Top Defensive Prospects
DJ & Bucky discuss the latest news on Antonio Brown (0:40). DJ finds out during the podcast that his Padres signed Manny Machado (14:10). The guys then shift to a behind-the-scenes look at what goes on in draft meetings as the draft approaches (15:50). Bucky finishes the show with his Top 5 prospects by position for the defensive prospects in the 2019 NFL Draft (25:20).
Bucky Brooks’ 2019 Top 5 Offensive Prospects By Position
The guys open the show with big news on Bucky becoming a high school football head coach (2:30). Plus, they talk Joe Flacco to the Broncos (5:30), Antonio Brown’s worth on the trade market (10:45), and the latest draft news (17:15). DJ & Bucky close the show by breaking down the offensive prospects on Bucky’s list of Top 5 Players in the 2019 Draft by position (23:10).
Chris Rose on Kyler Murray & Kareem Hunt, Top RBs in 2019 Draft
DJ & Bucky begin the show giving their takes on Kyler Murray’s decision to choose football over baseball (0:20). NFL Media and MLB Network’s Chris Rose joins the show to break down if Kyler Murray made the right choice (9:25) and his take on his Cleveland Browns signing Kareem Hunt (15:20). DJ & Bucky then focus on their thoughts about whether the Browns made the right move in signing Hunt (26:40). Closing the show, DJ discusses the top Running Backs in the draft and which traits you can look for at the combine to match the NFL’s elite players at the position (33:00).
Bruce Feldman chat + Nick Bosa, Dwayne Haskins join the show!
DJ & Bucky begin the show discussing what is the best landing spot for Nick Foles (2:05) and other veteran QBs in the current market. The Athletic’s Bruce Feldman joins the show to talk how college coaches evaluate talent & the top prospects he has seen this season (9:05). Also, Bucky was able to catch up in Atlanta during Super Bowl week with Ohio State QB Dwayne Haskins (51:10) and Ohio State Edge Rusher Nick Bosa (54:30).
DJ's Lessons Learned from Pats and Kyler Murray's Unique Position
DJ and Bucky are reunited after the Super Bowl. Bucky discusses with DJ his takeaways from the big game (01:17), DJ breaks down the five lessons he learned from The New England Patriots win (4:14), then they chat about Kyler Murray and the unique position he’s currently in (09:17), the winning formula for NFL contenders next season (15:25) and they close it out with how football organizations make themselves more attractive as a team to play for (17:01). Plus, the guys bid a fond farewell to Move The Sticks producer Cam Molina (26:34)
DJ & Rhett Lewis recap the Patriots 13-3 victory over the Rams in Super Bowl LIII. The guys discuss the Pats dominant pass rush (1:35), why experienced matters (5:40), the Patriots plan is undefeated (9:20), the Rams running game runs dry (15:30). Plus, the guys discuss how much the Rams missed Cooper Kupp (20:40).
DJ & Bucky answer several questions about SB LIII to begin the podcast, such as what to expect from Sean McVay & Jared Goff in their 1st Super Bowl (1:25) & what is the blue print for beating the Patriots or the Rams (9:15)? Then, the guys rapid-fire through a bunch of topics, including biggest matchup edge and the x-factor for each team (12:10). To end the show, DJ & Bucky predict who will win the game and which player will be named Super Bowl LIII MVP (17:20).
DJ & Bucky recap the highlights of their week in Mobile for the Senior Bowl (1:15) and the intrigue of the QB market in the offseason (5:30). Then, the guys do a 20 pick draft of the top players in this week’s Super Bowl LIII between the Rams and Patriots (13:10).
David Morris of QB Country + Senior Bowl DE Interviews
DJ & Bucky are on a travel day back to L.A. after the Senior Bowl. Our ‘PBU’ Rhett Lewis caught up with David Morris of QB Country to talk about training Duke QB Daniel Jones (1:00). Plus, DJ & Bucky interviewed Boston College DE Zach Allen (9:20) and Texas DE Charles Omenihu (18:30) from Mobile.
On the final day of Reese's Senior Bowl practice, Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks react to the chilly Mobile weather (sorry Bucky) and standouts from this week's practices (:15), including - Temple corner Rock Ya-Sin and South Carolina's Deebo Samuel. After, Bucky and PBU, Rhett Lewis, caught up with some of college football's premiere coaches, such as the National Champion coach, Dabo Swinney (6:45), Penn State skipper James Franklin (11:35) and lastly, Kentucky Wildcats head coach Mark Stoops explains why highly-touted prospect Josh Allen will succeed at the next level (17:35)!
Championship Sunday Takeaways and Senior Bowl Preview
Sunday. Was. Crazy. DJ and Bucky, from the Senior Bowl, share their biggest takeaways from a wild Championship Sunday, including - was the victory against the Saints Jared Goff's signature win (3:30) and special teams came through in the clutch for LA (9:00). Plus, New England has an appreciation for every single play (10:00), and the consistency and continuity in their coaching staff is huge (13:25). After, the guys toss around Super Bowl keys (16:25) and lastly, Mobile is fraught with talent, as DJ and Bucky preview the biggest names headlining the Senior Bowl (20:25)!
DJ & Bucky are back again from Tampa, and DJ takes out some old scouting notes on a few of the upcoming players in the upcoming AFC & NFC Title games (1:00). Plus, they discuss the top performers they’ve seen so far at the East-West Shrine practices (8:40). The guys also preview the NFC & AFC Championship games & give their keys for each team (10:15).
Daniel Jeremiah & Bucky Brooks are in Tampa for the East-West Shrine Game, the guys discuss some of the top entrants that declared for the upcoming NFL Draft (1:10), then DJ talks with Bucky about a discussion he had with a hockey executive about what he looks for in prospects (19:25). They finish the show wrapping on DJ’s thoughts about the divisional round and lookahead to the upcoming conference championship matchups (26:33).
Bucky Brooks & the ‘PBU’ Rhett Lewis give their takeaways for all 8 teams from the divisional round of the NFL playoffs including the Rams win over the Cowboys (1:45), Patriots blowout of the Chargers (8:05), Saints survival against the defending Super Bowl Champion Eagles (15:50) & why the Chiefs still have the most explosive offense in the NFL (23:10).
Kyler Murray Talk, New Coaches & Divisional Preview
DJ & Bucky begin the show discussing the new that Oklahoma QB Kyler Murray is expected to enter the 2019 NFL Draft (0:45) and what it means for the rest of the QB class. Plus, the guys comment on the recent wave of newly hired NFL head coaches (17:40). DJ & Bucky close the show with their preview of the four Divisional Round playoff games (28:30).
DJ and Bucky recap Clemson’s dominant win over Alabama in the national championship game (0:15). DJ then hits us with more breaking news regarding the Bucs potentially landing Bruce Arians as its next head coach (9:10). FOX Sports commentator Charles Davis joins the show to talk with Bucky Brooks about his upcoming Eagles-Saints broadcast & draft prospect discussion (12:30).
10 Takeaways from Wild Card Weekend and Matt LaFleur Reaction!
With Wild Card Weekend complete, DJ and Bucky prepare their 10 takeaways from a lively weekend of postseason action, including – Joey Bosa and Melvin Ingram dominated for the Bolts (1:00), plus why Derwin James is perfect for the Chargers’ “hybrid role” (3:20). After, do the Eagles have a QB dilemma (11:30), and the guys react to the Packers hiring Titans OC Matt LaFleur as their next head coach (12:25)! Next, the Colts diverse offense guided them to a win (22:15) and lastly, the Cowboys adhered to their winning formula (25:20)!
LAC/BAL & PHI/CHI Preview, Alabama-Clemson with John Parker Wilson
PBU Rhett Lewis, the Nick Foles of the MTS podcast, is back with Bucky Brooks to preview both of Sunday’s wild card playoff matchups between Chargers-Ravens (1:10) & Eagles-Bears (7:25). Plus, the guys welcome Alabama radio commentator, and former Tide QB, John Parker Wilson to breakdown the Alabama-Clemson national championship game (11:05).
With DJ out of town, PBU Rhett Lewis (aka Nick Foles) steps in to host another show alongside Bucky Brooks who is back from his New Year’s Bowl trips. The guys break down the New Year’s Weekend Bowl games (1:10), talk about the difference in the top QB prospects in the 2019 draft (17:10). Then, Rhett & Bucky preview the Saturday slate of the NFL Wild Card weekend, including Colts at Texans (35:40) & Seahawks at Cowboys (39:10).
DJ and PBU, Rhett Lewis, reveal their biggest takeaways from a dynamic Week 17 of NFL action, including - the Browns' head coach vacancy is the most desirable job for coaching candidates (1:45), the Vikings went from Minnesota Miracle to Minnesota Misery in a season (4:20), Foles rescues Philly again (8:40), the Chargers really need Hunter Henry (16:20), when will Matty Ice be gifted some consistency at OC (20:10), Tannehill's time in Miami is done (21:40) and lastly, was the win against Oakland a 'get right' game for KC and Mike Mayock becomes the Raiders new GM (23:40)!
DJ & Bucky preview every game on the final week schedule of the 2018 NFL season (1:57), how to evaluate bowl games in 2018 with so many star players skipping their bowls (33:40), and the guys end the show by picking the top college bowl games, including a disagreement on both College Football Playoff semifinal games (36:25).
DJ & Bucky cover their top 10 takeaways from Week 16, including the Ravens defense dominating the Chargers (1:00), Eagles stay on a roll with Nick Foles (7:25), Russell Wilson’s big win over the Chiefs & why he deserves MVP consideration (12:10), Cowboys take care of business (15:10), Penalties kill the Steelers against the Sains (19:05), Vikings stay alive in the playoff race (24:15), Baker & Sam Darnold’s strong games (26:50), Pats leaning on the running game (35:10), Colts comeback (37:40), Rams go back to the basics (39:40).
Wk 16 Preview, Derwin James & Mike Williams from Chargers practice
DJ & Bucky have a brief discussion on the Pro Bowl roster announcement (0:40). Then, the guys preview all 16 games in Week 16 (2:30). Plus, DJ & Bucky went out to Chargers practice to catch up with rookie Pro Bowl safety Derwin James (24:45) & Week 15 hero wide receiver Mike Williams (30:05) to discuss the Chargers’ season and their young NFL careers headed into the big Week 16 game against the Baltimore Ravens.
Stats that matter most for NFL defenses & LSU CB Greedy Williams
Bucky returns, in studio, to talk with DJ about his time in London (0:15). The guys break down the Saints 12-9 win over the Panthers on Monday Night (2:40). DJ brings up a conversation he had with Chargers defensive coordinator Gus Bradley on which stats matter most for NFL defenses when looking at opposing personnel (10:20). Plus, LSU cornerback Greedy Williams joins the show to talk about his upcoming path to the 2019 NFL draft (32:15).
DJ & The ‘PBU’ Rhett Lewis are back to go through Sunday’s action, including the Steelers with another dramatic ending (0:35), Colts defense shutting out the Cowboys (3:30), Bears big win over the Packers (5:55), Jared Goff struggling (10:30), Derrick Henry’s emergence as a force (13:20), Vikings win with a new OC (16:20), the Ravens winning formula with Lamar Jackson (18:10), Joe Mixon’s elite skill set (21:50), Seahawks surprising loss to the 49ers (23:40), Jaguars terrible season (25:45).
Week 15 is rife with games that have major playoff implications and DJ and Bucky are ready to break each game down. Can the Mayfield-led Browns keep pace in the playoff race by downing Denver (2:30), NFC North powers take to the gridiron as Green Bay and Chicago duel (4:20), is Lamar Jackson's ascension to a starting role enough for Baltimore to make it to the post season (9:00), a backfield showdown featuring Derrick Henry and Saquon Barkley takes place in New York (13:35), Kevin Stefanski conducts the Vikings offense for the first time as OC against Miami (15:20), the sneaky good match-up of the week pits Dallas and Indy against each other (19:20), Big Ben aims for an elusive win versus New England (23:30) and Drew Brees challenges Cam Newton on MNF (27:25)! Bucky then welcomes Sky Sports' Neil Reynolds to the show from across the pond (30:10)!
NFC and AFC Playoff Picture & Chat with Chargers' Matt 'Money' Smith
A new OC in Minnesota? DJ and Bucky react to Kevin Stefanski being promoted to offensive coordinator following Monday night’s loss to Seattle (1:10). After, the guys delve into the NFC playoff picture (8:30), and debate who would win the Cowboys and Seahawks Wildcard game (11:20). Also, do the Browns have a chance at a playoff spot? DJ and Bucky chat AFC playoff shakedown (13:10) and which AFC North team could vie for a post season spot (15:30). Lastly, DJ and the voice of the Los Angeles Chargers, Matt ‘Money’ Smith, preview the highly anticipated Week 15 clash between the Chiefs and Chargers (22:40)!
DJ is joined for the 2nd week in a row by PBU (Primary Back up) Rhett Lewis to break down a wild Week 14, including the Chiefs OT thriller victory against the Ravens (0:55), the Bears dominate the Rams with defense (3:50), the Steelers baffling Big Ben decision (12:20), the Dolphins last-second game-winner over the Patriots in Miami (19:35), Amari Cooper’s 3 TD performance in the Cowboys win over the Eagles (26:40), and Sam Darnold’s big drive for the Jets (32:20).
Week 14 NFL Preview & Chat with Fox Sports Brady Quinn!
Philly talking trash to Dallas (2:30) and Kyler Murray still undecided on his baseball career (4:20)? DJ and the London-based Bucky bring a lot to today’s pod and analyze every Week 14 NFL contest, including – a bout between rookie QBs as Sam Darnold and Josh Rosen prepare to clash (10:10), will downing Washington buy Eli an extra year in NY (11:35), two young, electrifying quarterbacks meet in KC (17:30), can Luck pave the Colts’ way to the playoffs (19:10), will Dallas’ devasting defense be rowdy after Philly’s trash talk (30:30) and will Da Bears defense propel them to a win over Todd Gurley and the Rams (32:00)?! Fox Sports football analyst Brady Quinn then joins the guys to share his biggest takeaways from this CFB season (35:15), is there a level of astonishment with how well young guns like OSU’s Dwayne Haskins have played (36:40) and lastly, Brady reveals the craziest thing that happened to him while being Notre Dame’s QB (53:50).
MNF Recap, Mike Mayock chat & college coaching news
DJ and Bucky recap the Eagles win over the Redskins (1:55). NFL Media draft expert Mike Mayock joins the show to discuss the potential new hires in the NFL coaching ranks, current rookie QBs, top 2019 prospects he’s seen on film, and how the new wave of high-scoring NFL offense effects the league going forward. DJ & Bucky discuss Urban Meyer stepping down at Ohio State (26:45), Kliff Kingsbury going to USC (28:30), and give their initial thoughts on the College Football Playoff matchups (32:50).
DJ and PBU (Primary Back Up) Rhett Lewis share their most glaring takeaways from Week 13 of NFL action! The Ravens’ brand of complementary football is the catalyst for their success (1:30), Phillip Rivers delivered BIG on SNF (4:30) and New England can win with their ground attack and stingy defense (7:50). After, DJ and PBU explore options for Green Bay following Mike McCarthy’s firing (10:10), the Jags still have their pride to play for (25:10) and Mariota channeled some magic-like stuff late against the Jets (29:15)!
DJ and Bucky give their game-by-game Week 13 NFL preview (1:23), NFL Network & MBL Network host Chris Rose joins the show to discuss his hometown Cleveland Browns & the dilemma of a potential MLB-NFL decision for Oklahoma QB Kyler Murray (17:25), and they give their Championship week college football picks (42:15)
MNF Recap, Top Position Groups & Nike’s Ryan Flaherty
DJ and Bucky recap the Texans 34-17 win over the Titans on Monday Night (1:10), the guys also break down the top position groups in the NFL (7:00). Ryan Flaherty, Senior Director of Performance at Nike, joins DJ & Bucky to talk about his training philosophy and his relationship with current NFL stars (12:50), and wrap with a college football discussion, including early entrants and new coaching hires (32:24).
DJ and Bucky discuss Joey Bosa’s immediate impact (0:45), Lamar Jackson making the Ravens a much better offense (3:40), Vikings big win over the Packers (5:35), Seahawks creeping back into contention (9:00), Josh Allen’s formula for success (12:50), Mayfield and the Browns are on the right track (15:30), Eric Ebron shining in the Colts offense (19:05), Bucs shouldn’t give up on Jameis Winston (22:22), Broncos strategy for defending the Steelers (25:30), Sony Michel making an impact with the Pats offense (32:05).
Week 12 NFL Preview, Joel Klatt Interview & College Picks
DJ and Bucky preview the Week 12 NFL schedule (2:11), FOX College Football lead analyst Joel Klatt joins the show (18:25) to breakdown the Michigan-Ohio State he’ll call on Saturday, plus they discuss Kyler Murray & Will Grier and how they compare to Baker Mayfield (25:20). The guys end the show with their college picks for Rivalry Week (35:00).
MNF Reaction, Blue Chip Roster Pieces and Fatal Flaw for Division Leaders
Is the Chiefs offense more explosive than the Rams? DJ and Bucky react to, arguably, the greatest MNF contest ever by revealing their takeaways from the Chiefs-Rams battle royale (:20), including - was Mahomes' five-turnover performance bound to happen (2:00), is KC's offense more dynamic than the Rams (4:00), was Todd Gurley frustrated after LAR's win (7:25), the defensive tackle position might be forever changed after last night (12:10) and what pieces are needed to make a championship roster (15:30)? Next, the guys preview the Thanksgiving slate of games (26:50) and ponder if the Cowboys will take the reins in the NFC East (28:10). Finally, the guys share their fatal flaw for each division leader (30:50)!
DJ and Bucky discuss the Steelers surviving over the Jaguars (0:44), the Cowboys as the best team in the NFC East (2:59), Bears big win over the Vikings (5:50), Lamar Jackson adding a new dimension to the Ravens offense (8:25), Drew Brees looking better than ever (13:45), Colts are dark horse contenders (17:30), Von Miller’s still a game wrecker (19:30), why it’s too late for the Giants (23:00), Alex Smith’s leg inury (24:40), and Ron Rivera’s gamble backfiring on the Panthers (26:00).
Le’Veon Bell Discussion & Week 11 Preview with Charles Davis
DJ and Bucky discuss the Le’Veon Bell situation (0:30), preview all of the matchups on the Week 11 NFL slate (10:50). FOX Analyst Charles Davis joins the show to discuss the best that he has seen while broadcasting weekly this season (26:10), and close with Week 12 college football picks (41:35).
DJ and Bucky recap the Giants win over the 49ers on Monday Night (1:40), look ahead to the potential in next year’s draft (5:45). Then, the guys interview Super Bowl winning head coach Mike Holmgren (11:15). Plus, they close with a chat recapping Week 11 of college football (29:00).
DJ and Bucky break down the week that was with their top 10 takeaways from week 10, including – Saints are Super Bowl favorites (1:00), Andrew Luck is back (5:00), Baker Mayfield’s big day (8:30), Chiefs and Rams avoid upsets before their Week 12 showdown (16:35), Trubisky looks like a franchise QB (23:10), Raiders have no playmakers (27:00), Mariota is getting comfortable & the Patriots struggles (31:35), another slow start for the Eagles (34:45), and why you shouldn’t sleep on the Redskins (36:20).
DJ & Bucky open the show discussing Dez Bryant to the Saints (1:20), then the guys preview all the matchups on the Week 10 NFL slate (5:12). Former NFL QB and current QB trainer/coach Jordan Palmer joins the show to discuss the rookie QB class & what he has seen this fall from some of the top college QB in the nation & how they translate to the pro game (24:30). DJ & Bucky end the show with their college picks for Week 11: including 4 top-25 matchups: 2 Clemson at 17 BC, 16 Miss St at 1 Alabama, 24 Auburn at 5 Georgia, 10 Ohio St at 18 Michigan St (45:50).
Trade Deadline Debuts & Duke QB Daniel Jones Interview
Is Dak the Cowboys QB of the future? DJ and Bucky recap Dallas’s MNF loss to Tennessee (1:10) and evaluate players traded at the deadline debuts for their new teams (2:45). After, the guys are joined by Duke University QB Daniel Jones to discuss the outlook of the Blue Devils’ season and his biggest hero (7:00)! The guys wrap up the show with their most notable takeaways from CFB Week 10 (14:30)!
DJ and Bucky break down the week that was with their top 10 takeaways from week 9, including – Is it time for Lamar to start in Baltimore (:30), if you didn’t know, now you know, the Patriots are one of the most creative offenses in the NFL after a stellar win against the Packers (2:30), New Orleans has all the components to be a Super Bowl team (6:20), Kareem Hunt should be in the MVP convo (9:30), Pittsburgh can win with or without Lev Bell (22:05) and lastly, watch out, the Bears are playoff ready (29:00)!
DJ & Bucky preview all the matchups on the Week 9 NFL slate (1:17). Bruce Feldman of The Athletic & Fox Sports joins the show to discuss his article on Baker Mayfield vs. Patrick Mahomes 2016 thriller in Lubbock, plus they also discuss which college coaches may get a look at future NFL vacancies (17:50). The guys end the show with their college picks for Week 10, including the showdown in Baton Rouge between No. 1 Alabama vs. No. 3 LSU (39:40).
Draft Needs for Top 10 Midseason & Will Grier Interview
In a jam packed episode, DJ and Bucky examine the Bills MNF loss to NE (:30), draft needs for top 10 midseason, including New York’s next QB and potential offensive weapons for the Cardinals (2:45), then West Virginia University QB Will Grier joins the show to discuss his biggest hero and highlight of his college career (8:30) & lastly, the guys share some takeaways from the week that was in CFB (26:25).
Daniel Jeremiah & Bucky Brooks share their biggest takeaways from an exciting Week 8 of action, including an instant reaction of the Browns firing head coach Hue Jackson and offensive coordinator Todd Haley (:30). After, the guys discuss the quarterback duel in LA (7:00), the Eagles' rejuvenated run game, which helped them win in London (9:50), the Colts are finally keeping Luck clean & safe in the pocket (12:15), Jameis Winston's time in Tampa is ticking (18:35) & lastly, AP is EATING (27:15)!
DJ & Bucky preview all of the Week 8 NFL matchups (1:10). They also break down their latest Top 25 Draft Prospects List from the 2018 college football season (16:25) including why Duke QB Daniel Jones is a sleeper candidate (17:15). To close the show, the guys preview the biggest games on the Week 9 college football slate (27:05).
DJ is back from his trip to London and is joined by Bucky for a recap on the Falcons MNF win over the Giants (1:34), the Amari Cooper to Dallas trade (6:25), the latest on Patrick Peterson’s trade demands (19:27). Then, DJ recaps his trip to London, including attending his first English Premier League game (25:50), and close with a recap of last weekend’s college football slate, including a report of Justin Herbert’s plan to return to Oregon (33:25).
With DJ on a 14-hour flight back from London, the great Rhett Lewis and Bucky Brooks share their 10 biggest takeaways from a fantastic Week 7 of NFL action, including – Philly isn't special yet (1:00), the Jags have lost their identity (4:00), AD, ALL DAY, still has juice (10:00), the Rams did and will continue to deliver (12:30), rejoice Colts fans, Luck is BACK (16:00) & resolve is the Saints best trait (24:05)!
Daniel Jeremiah & Bucky Brooks preview all of the games on the NFL Week 7 schedule (1:33). Then, they pick a winner for the top head-to-head matchups for the latest edition of Bucky’s Battle (18:12). DJ & Bucky give their picks for the biggest college football games of Week 8 (23:14). To wrap the show, the guys give their farewell for producer Sean Sullivan, aka Sully, for his last show at the helms and pick the game between his Volunteers against top ranked Alabama, and give you their favorite Sully moments throughout his years on the show (28:15).
A casual 400-yard passing performance from A-Rod on MNF deserves to be broken down! DJ & Bucky examine the Monday night's bout and how Green Bay’s young wide receivers have stepped up (:50). The guys then discuss their ‘3 P’s’ for helping a young QB succeed and evaluate the talent around this year’s rookie quarterbacks (5:30), after, DJ & Buck chat about Nick Bosa’s departure from Ohio State (21:50) & lastly, welcome one of CFB's premiere defensive players Ed Oliver to the show (29:20)!
Six straight weeks with an overtime game and a SNF thriller, what more can you ask for?! DJ and Bucky share 10 takeaways from the weekend that was, including the Chiefs and Pats SNF epic was a playoff preview (:30), Oakland’s phone lines are open for trades (7:00), no need to BYOS (Bring Your Own Sacks) to the Ravens’ party (16:00), Sam Darnold continues to improve (19:00) and a balanced offense is the key to Pittsburgh’s success (26:50)
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks preview all of the games for Week 6 (1:10). Then, the guys are joined by ESPN’s Joe Tessitore to talk about his experiences as play-by-play voice of Monday Night Football this fall (14:22), the impending MNF showdown between the Rams and Chiefs (21:25), his boxing comparison for Pat Mahomes (25:49), his favorite restaurants across college towns and pro cities (29:42). DJ and Bucky close the show with their Week 7 college football picks, including Georgia-LSU, Washington-Oregon & Wisconsin-Michigan (34:35).
MNF Recap & Interview with Senior Bowl Exec. Director Jim Nagy
Another one! Drew Brees sets yet another NFL record on MNF, and the MTS guys analyze Brees’ game and the future of scouting sub-6 ft. tall quarterbacks after the record-breaker’s performance (:05). The guys then discuss the evolution of offenses with the addition of receiving running backs (4:05) and recap an electric week of CFB, including Texas’ upset over Oklahoma (6:35). DJ and Bucky then welcome the Reese’s Senior Bowl Executive Director Jim Nagy to the show (13:25) to talk when to leverage draft picks for players (15:25), the process involved in Senior Bowl invites (27:20) & the success of players like Derwin James in the NFL (31:25)!
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks recap the biggest storylines following week 5 of the NFL season. The rookie quarterbacks went undefeated (1:21) while the Vikings (5:47) & Chiefs (23:18) offenses kept it rolling. Make sure to subscribe to the Move the Sticks podcast as we speed through the NFL and college football seasons.
Which first-year players are off to a hot start? Daniel Jeremiah reveals which rookies have impressed through four weeks of the season (1:20). DJ and Bucky then preview every week 5 game and turn up the pressure on franchises that desperately need a win this weekend (16:25). As always, the Move the Sticks team caps the Thursday show by picking the biggest week 6 college football games including the Red River Rivalry (40:53).
First-Quarter Awards & Interview with Clemson WR Hunter Renfrow
Daniel Jeremiah & Bucky Brooks examine Mahomes’ magical (and ambidextrous) performance in Denver (1:30) and compare Patrick’s season to all-time greats’ best years (4:15). After, DJ and Bucky reveal their First-Quarter awards (6:50) & discuss Earl Thomas’ injury and LeVeon Bell’s Week 7 return (12:25). The MTS guys then dissect a captivating weekend that was in College Football (18:00) & welcome Clemson WR Hunter Renfrow to the show (23:30) to discuss his game-winning catch in the 2017 National Championship (31:40).
After an exhilarating Week 4 of NFL action, Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks share their most prominent takeaways from the weekend, including – Matt Nagy made life really easy for Mitchell Trubisky (1:05), the Bengals are a playoff contender (4:30), cast aside all worries in New England (12:40), the Chargers’ Derwin James is the real deal (18:10) & the Giants are the most disappointing team in the NFL (25:20).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks preview the biggest matchups from the NFL slate this weekend including Jets vs. Jaguars & Ravens vs. Steelers (11:17). They also dive into some of the challenges defensive coordinators face going up against the evolving offenses in the NFL (1:58). DJ & Bucky then welcome back WWE Hall of Fame inductee Jim Ross to reveal what he said to his friend, Baker Mayfield, this past weekend following the rookie's first win (25:33). The guys also pick the top 10 college football games of the weekend (38:55).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks recap the wild Monday Night Football game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Will the Bucs stick with Fitzmagic (1:44)? The guys then ask which franchise should trade for Le'Veon Bell (12:12) before they debate if your team is a pretender or a contender after three weeks of the season (16:09). DJ and Bucky wrap the show with a week 4 college football recap. Is this the most explosive Alabama offense yet (27:53)?
After a frenetic, thrilling Week 3 of NFL action, DJ and Bucky announce their biggest takeaways from the weekend, including – the Rams’ offense is dynamite (1:00), Patrick Mahomes and the Chiefs’ offense are not a one trick pony (3:10), does Tyrod Taylor make sense for the 49ers (8:30), Josh Allen is Cam Newton 2.0 (13:45), AP still has juice (19:00) & finally, the Cards STARTED THE KID (22:10)!
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks are joined by the premiere pass rusher in the NFL, Von Miller, to chat who he looked up to as a defensive player growing up, Khalil Mack, the new roughing the quarterback rule and much more (28:55). The guys preview the entire NFL slate as well (4:28) before they dive into Bucky's favorite matchups of the weekend (23:06). The guys also pick the biggest games across the college football landscape (38:17).
Is your team 0-2 or 1-1? Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks hit the panic button on franchises that already need to look ahead to the 2019 NFL Draft (6:27). DJ and Bucky also recap the Monday Night Football battle between the Chicago Bears and the Seattle Seahawks (1:06). The guys then switch to college football and give their biggest takeaways following the huge week 3 slate (24:18).
DJ and Bucky reunite after an amazing weekend of football to give their Week 2 takeaways, including – Patrick Mahomes should have had MORE touchdowns versus the Steelers (1:00), Blake Bortles can get the job done (3:20), Sean McVay is way ahead of the league (17:10) and did the Giants make a mistake not drafting a quarterback early (30:30)?
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks are joined by Josh Allen & Sam Darnold's QB coach, Jordan Palmer, to preview their games and reveal what his final words of advice will be before they take the field on Sunday (7:19). The guys then pick rookies they will keep an eye on this weekend (25:09) before they go game by game and give you a quick look at each matchup (29:59). As always, the Move the Sticks team wraps this Thursday edition of MTS by picking the big week 3 college football games (54:52).
How about that ROOK?! Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks examine Sam Darnold’s and the Jets defense’s performances after Monday night’s win versus Detroit (1:30). After, the guys hone in on the Rams victory at Oakland (6:50), and chat with Jim Nagy Executive Director of the Senior Bowl (11:45) about the Bill Belichick coaching tree (19:00) and standout college quarterbacks (30:45). Lastly, DJ and Buck invite Clemson defensive lineman Dexter Lawrence onto the show (45:30), plus, Bucky did what against Clemson in ’92 (53:30)??
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks look back at the weekend that was in the NFL and pick ten storylines that stood out from the first week of the regular season. Was Kirk Cousins worth the cash (8:00)? How safe are the Steelers without Le'Veon Bell (11:10)? Do the Bills and Cardinals need to make a change already at QB (18:30)? All that and more in this packed episode of Move the Sticks.
Football is back! DJ & Bucky scrutinize the Le'Veon Bell drama in Pittsburgh (1:32) before they dive right into the packed week one NFL slate. The guys go game by game and preview what they will be watching on gridiron this weekend (11:15). DJ and Bucky also make their Super Bowl, MVP and rookie of the year predictions (30:16). The MTS team wraps the show by picking the biggest week two college football games (36:06).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks debate who won the blockbuster trade that sent Khalil Mack from Oakland to Chicago (1:12). The guys also cover what to expect from Sam Darnold and Nathan Peterman after they were named starting QBs for their respective franchises (12:12). DJ & Bucky then turn up the heat on a few players that must live up to their offseason hype in 2018 (23:10). The guys finish the show by reviewing the weekend that was in college football (34:17).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks kickoff their college football preview podcast by ranking their top 5 NFL prospects to watch in 2018 (2:52). The guys are then joined by Fox Sport's Bruce Feldman to dissect blue-chip players, highlight week 1 storylines and much more (8:47). DJ and Bucky then cap the show by picking the biggest matchups ahead of the blockbuster opening weekend of the season (23:52).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks are counting down the days until kickoff by previewing each division and this week, the guys talk all things AFC & NFC South (18:52). DJ and Bucky also review the biggest news from the weekend including Odell Beckham's new max deal and Marqise Lee's unfortunate season-ending injury (00:53). The MTS team also gives you the veterans that will bounce back to life this season (7:14) and rookies that stood out during preseason week 3 (10:53).
If you haven’t read Eagles HC Doug Pederson’s new book, DJ and Bucky highlight the shade thrown at Jags HC Doug Marrone (1:00). In addition, the MTS guys preview Preseason Week 3 (4:55), DJ chronicles Chargers/Saints joint practice (11:25), DJ and Buck also debate what the Jets should do with Teddy Bridgewater (19:20), and analyze the AFC & NFC North (23:30) and answer ‘what will the Browns record be this season’? To cap off the show, the MTS band talks breakout College Football players ahead of 2018 (37:25) and we find out what producer Sully is doing on his (boring) *cough* vacation (45:00).
DJ and Bucky deliver a fully-loaded episode today, including: is Josh Allen good enough to be the Bill’s Week 1 starter after AJ McCarron’s injury (3:00)? The guys roll on with their weekly ‘Rookie Reports’ beginning with Lamar Jackson’s Monday Night Football performance (8:20), and which second-year players are due for a prime season in the segment ‘Breakout Sophomores’ (19:00). Lastly, Bucky breaks down his Top-5 edge rushers ahead of 2018 (24:15), and the guys analyze the AP Top-25 College Football Poll (29:00).
Jalen Ramsey scouts NFL QBs; NFC & AFC East previews
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks dive into Jalen Ramsey's recent comments in a GQ article criticizing most of the quarterbacks in the league (3:41). The guys also preview the AFC & NFC East divisions and make a few bold predictions that might surprise you (9:28). DJ & Bucky also look ahead to preseason week 2 and give you a few storylines to watch this weekend (37:29).
With preseason week 1 in the books, DJ and Bucky chat about Bears rookie linebacker’s, Roquan Smith, contract signing (1:10), rookie QBs first NFL games (5:48), Browns WR Antonio Callaway’s “punishment” (13:45), the guys also discuss if joint practices are worth the hassle following the Redskins & Jets training camp skirmish (17:00), Top-5 wideout preview ahead of 2018 (20:00), and MTS’s newest segment, Bucky’s Battle (25:00)!
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks share their thoughts on Baker Mayfield and Hue Jackson following the first episode of Hard Knocks with the Cleveland Browns (1:46). Can anyone slow down the Los Angeles Rams? The guys also preview the NFC West heading into 2018 (13:36). DJ & Bucky then reveal which college players they can't wait to scout this upcoming season (34:35). The full interviews with prototype Oregon QB Justin Herbert & electric Arizona QB Khalil Tate from Pac-12 media day are also included (39:09).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks bring you a jam packed episode, including: impressions of the Corey Coleman trade to Buffalo (2:45), which offensive and defensive rookies to keep an eye out for ahead of preseason week one (12:05), what are the expectations ahead of Andrew Luck entering preseason (19:20), top-5 running backs entering the 2018 season (23:50), AFC West preview (31:30) and, lastly, best of Chargers camp with Bucky's and Casey Haywards' Twitter beef. (40:40).
Scouting duties during preseason, HOF game preview
Football is back! Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks preview the Hall of Fame game by breaking down Lamar Jackson's potential and what to watch for with Matt Nagy's new-look Bears offense (20:06). The guys also cover Pat Mahomes' struggles in practice, Earl Thomas' frustrations in Seattle and Sam Darnold's new contract (1:15). DJ & Bucky cap the show by revealing the highest scouting grades they have ever handed out (27:59) before they take you inside a scout's schedule during the NFL preseason (33:02).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks preview the quarterback position in 2018 by ranking the top 5 veterans and top 3 rookies (00:57). The guys also give you a few rookies that are creating buzz (11:36) around the league before they debate if the expectations have been ramped up too high after 5 starts for Jimmy Garoppolo in San Francisco (17:00). The guys wrap the show by releasing the best sound from last week's Pac-12 Media Day.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks open the show by asking what Todd Gurley's new massive contract means for Le'Veon Bell & David Johnson before they dive into all things Pac-12 football. The guys ask some of the best head coaches in the business how they develop quarterbacks, which NFL franchises they draw inspiration from and what will this season hold for their respective teams. DJ and Bucky spoke with Washington State HC Mike Leach (7:49), Stanford HC David Shaw (18:38), Washington HC Chis Petersen (30:33), USC HC Clay Helton (38:36), Arizona State HC Herm Edwards (48:55), UCLA HC Chip Kelly (61:20), and much more. Stay tuned to Move the Sticks presented by Castrol EDGE for NFL & college football content as we speed towards the 2018 football season.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks are back and ready to dive into NFL training camp storylines. The guys kickoff the show by talking the rocky contract negotiations between the Falcons and Julio Jones before they chat the Ravens quarterback competition (2:10). DJ and Bucky then go division by division and list the most heated position battles (20:28). The guys wrap the show by debating the top 5 rookie classes that will have an instant impact on the league (45:36).
Bucky Brooks is joined by Dave Dameshek to identify which player each franchise absolutely can't lose in 2018 in the NFC (18:18). The guys also debate if running backs are truly undervalued following Le'Veon Bell and the Steelers failing to come to terms on a multi-year contract (2:27). The guys wrap the show by going through Bucky's 5 best play-calling duos in the NFL (51:40). Make sure to also tune into the Dave Dameshek Football Program for the AFC Jenga piece conversation on Apple Podcasts or your favorite podcast app.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks go through the professional grading scale and match NFL players that best exhibit the traits of each grade (29:20). The guys also continue the NFL vs College Football strategy debate that has raged on Twitter (23:05). Bucky also dives into his trip coaching at Nike's "The Opening" before DJ talks about his visit with EA to work on the Madden franchise (2:30).
Get to know the Move the Sticks podcast with Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks! NFL Network's Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks provide detailed analysis on both the college and pro game from a scout's point of view.
Daniel Jeremiah is joined by NFL Network's Rhett Lewis following the 23rd annual Manning Passing Academy to break down the latest crop of college quarterbacks that attended including Jake Fromm, Drew Lock & Jarrett Stidham (6:01). The guys also discuss the next generation of Mannings, as well as the New York Giants outlook for 2018 (17:49), and Terrell Owens' decision to give his Hall of Fame speech at his alma mater, the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga (30:43).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks compare the wild world of NBA free agency to the NFL's free agency frenzy (3:36). The guys then debate which divisional cellar-dweller will rise to the top in 2018 like last season's Eagles (8:48). DJ and Bucky then get pumped for the opening week of NFL & college football by going through each game and giving their favorite storyline to watch (29:22).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks react to the potential suspension of Jameis Winston for the first three games of the season (2:38). The guys also revisit DJ's first ever resume for Move the Sticks (9:53) as well as their final mock drafts going into the 2014 draft (13:11). DJ then breaks down Michigan's Rashan Gary and Clemson's Dexter Lawrence (40:37) in another edition of "First Look."
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks rank the NFL divisions by quarterback (2:00). The guys then chat the most improved offenses in the league (21:20), and wrap things up by counting down the top-5 most explosive players in the NFL right now (33:50).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks pick the best RB, QB, and WR (9:30) combinations in the NFL before they switch sides of the ball an pick the best DL, LB, DB triplets in the league (17:45). The guys also cover the new transfer and redshirt rules in college football before DJ sat down with Penn State QB Trace McSorley and ASU signal caller Manny Wilkins (25:27).
302: Will Alvin Kamara, Kareem Hunt dominate again in 2018?
Can Andrew Luck bounce back? Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks break down the Colts signal caller after news broke he was back throwing again (3:13). The guys also debate which franchise has the best wide receiving corps following Josh Gordon's comments claiming the Browns held the top spot (8:52). DJ and Bucky then reveal their expectations for Alvin Kamara, Christian McCaffery, and the rest of the 2nd-year running backs (22:15). Interviews with UCF QB McKenzie Milton & Missouri QB Drew Lock round out a packed episode (40:12).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks shine some light on one team per division that hasn't gotten enough love so far this offseason (7:02). The guys are then joined by SiriusXM NFL Radio host Ross Tucker to draft the best roster of NFL coaches (27:27). This Move the Sticks episode closes with an Iron Bowl in June. DJ sat down with Auburn QB Jarrett Stidham and Alabama signal caller Tua Tagovailoa last week at the Elite 11 finals (48:06).
300th episode extravaganza: Howie Roseman & Ron Wolf
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks celebrate their 300th Move the Sticks episode by going down memory lane and speaking with two all-time great general managers in Howie Roseman of the Eagles and Hall of Fame inductee Ron Wolf (30:15). The guys also list off their top 5 offenses and defenses in the NFL (12:11) before they dive into your questions in another edition of #MTSMailbag (20:27).
299: Elite 11 Recap; Bruce Feldman, Will Grier & Jalen Hurts interviews
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks build the stingiest defense possible up the middle from the best in the NFL (10:21). The guys then break down what they saw over the weekend from college football's top quarterbacks at the Elite 11 Finals (19:24). DJ then sits down with Fox's Bruce Feldman, West Virginia QB Will Grier and Bama signal caller Jalen Hurts (39:29).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks invite Michael Berger, former NFL Network producer and current Executive Sports Producer at one of the top virtual reality companies, to talk about how VR is impacting both the NBA and NFL scouting communities (00:47). DJ and Bucky also take a quick look at the loaded incoming defensive line class (16:55) before the guys scrutinize Bucky's latest edition of Scout's Notes (25:22). The guys wrap the show by diving into the comments section and playing the very first game of "Truth or Troll?" (33:10)
297: Have the '17 divisional champs gotten better or worse?
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks debate if the 2017 divisional champs have gotten better or worse so far this offseason (14:38). The guys also cover the wild front office story coming out of the NBA (00:33) and Brandon Marshall signing with Seattle (6:07). DJ and Bucky then keep the basketball theme going by picking their favorite role player or "6th man" in the NFL (42:25).
296: Impact of Hunter Henry injury, Drafting college football's top coaches
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks recap the big news of the week including the Chargers losing their tight end for the season and Nashville hosting the 2019 NFL Draft (7:35). Bucky then breaks down a few of college football's next round of stars (12:37) before the Move the Sticks team drafts the top head coaches in the college ranks (23:56).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks are back from their two-week hiatus and ready to talk about what has them fired up heading into organized team activities (2:23). Who will win the quarterback battle in Baltimore? What will the Cowboys offense look like without Dez Bryant and Jason Witten? DJ then dives into his scouting notes after watching the top quarterbacks, wideouts and pass rushers in the NFL (20:05). Bucky also chats about his recent trip to UCLA to visit with first-year head coach Chip Kelly (53:36).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks continue to recap the 2018 NFL Draft, but kick things off by discussing the retirement of tight end Jason Witten & if he’s a first ballot Hall of Famer (1:52). The guys then reveal sneaky-good draft picks for all 32 teams (5:41), followed by their favorite running back team fits (49:24).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks are back from the draft and ready to dive into the biggest storylines. The guys go pick by pick through the first round (2:11) before they give you their favorite selections in the draft, followed by a few head-scratching picks (29:20).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks scout potential first overall selection, USC QB Sam Darnold. The guys scrutinize his game and pro potential (00:44) before they sit down with the people who have helped him throughout his career. DJ and Bucky speak to his high school coach Jaime Ortiz (15:12), his college coach Clay Helton (12:44), a former rival coach in Jim Mora (26:46), QB gurus Trent Dilfer (30:18) and Jordan Palmer (42:35) as well as Sam Darnold himself (51:48). Make sure to check out all seven MTS 360 episodes on the top players in the 2018 draft class.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks preview the upcoming 2018 NFL Draft from Dallas. What buzz are the guys hearing about the first round (4:45)? Who is this season's Alvin Kamara (25:48)? Which prospect are steals on day 2 & 3 (28:28)? DJ and Bucky have you covered on this episode of Move the Sticks driven by Hyundai.
290: Draft trades we would love to see, favorite player by round
Former wideouts Bucky Brooks and Rhett Lewis break down the incoming receiver class (5:38). The guys also give you trades they would love to see (21:48), pick prospects that could sneak into the first round (25:43), as well as their favorite player by round (32:04).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks dive into all things Josh Rosen. The guys break down his game (1:19) before they interview the people closest to the former UCLA quarterback. DJ and Bucky speak to Rosen's high school (7:45, 28:28) & college coaches (17:29) as well as his former teammates (46:12, 55:01) to get a full picture of the future first-round pick. They also sit down with Bruins legend Maurice Jones-Drew to talk about the signal caller's potential (37:20). Make sure to check out all of the Move the Sticks 360 episodes on Apple Podcasts or your favorite podcast app.
288: Latest draft buzz, Luke Falk & Trent Dilfer interviews
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks reveal the latest draft buzz and a few deep draft sleepers. DJ also previews his latest Mock Draft (3:06). The guys then talk to Washington State QB prospect Luke Falk (32:38) as well as quarterback guru Trent Dilfer (39:32).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks dive into Bucky's fourth mock draft (1:26). Who is the first QB off the board? You might be surprised. The guys then field questions from beat writers from around the country during their yearly pre-draft press conference (8:20).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks scout Heisman trophy winning quarterback, Oklahoma's Baker Mayfield. DJ and Bucky try to find out what makes Mayfield tick by speaking to his high school (11:14) & college coaches (27:34), teammate Dede Westbrook (33:20) and friends including WWE Hall of Fame announcer Jim Ross (40:35). The guys also tell you where Mayfield should go in the draft and which teams should draft the former Sooner gunslinger.
285: Top 5 Shake-up, interview with safety Jessie Bates
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks reveal the latest rumors around the league about a pick in the top 5 that would shock many (2:25). The guys also spend time breaking down the back end of the first round (19:11) and the incoming linebacker class (25:41) before they sit down with Wake Forest safety prospect Jessie Bates (34:65).
284: DJ's Top 50 3.0, WWE's Jim Ross on Baker Mayfield
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks dive into the Rams/Patriots trade (1:01) and throw out bold predictions ahead of the 2018 NFL Draft (12:56). DJ then updates his top 50 prospects list before they preview the offensive line class (24:19). The guys wrap the show by interviewing WWE Hall of Fame announcer and Oklahoma super fan Jim Ross to chat about his friend Baker Mayfield and scouting football players to professional wrestlers (29:17). Check the full interview out on the Baker Mayfield 360 episode next week.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks scout what many experts believe is the best player in the 2018 draft, Penn State running back Saquon Barkley. The guys speak with his high school coach (4:16), his college coaches (14:29, 22:12) and one of his teammates (36:46) to get a picture of the man behind the highlights. Make sure to catch all of the 360 episodes of Apple Podcasts or your favorite podcast app.
282: Missing Prospect for Super Bowl contenders, Evaluating the DB class
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks each pick prospects that would fill the biggest need on a few of the Super Bowl contending franchises (7:00). The guys then dive into the 2018 defensive back class before they take you inside a prospect's visit with a team (16:02). Jacksonville wide receiver Dede Westbrook joins DJ and Bucky towards the end of the show to talk about Blake Bortles as well as a few of his fellow young Jaguar stars (36:42).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks scout one of the biggest arms to come out of the college ranks, Wyoming quarterback Josh Allen. The guys speak with his college head coach (6:35) and his trainers leading up to the draft (16:39, 28:12) before they sit down with the former Cowboys QB himself (34:36). Which franchise should pick Allen? How is he fine-tuning his game heading into the NFL? Find out on this Move the Sticks 360 episode.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks dive into a scenario where the Giants would trade Odell Beckham to the Browns and debate which franchise would come out on top (1:31). The guys also buy stock in a few players racing up draft boards (15:15) before they highlight the 2018 tight end class (30:13). DJ and Bucky wrap the show by playing "Prospect Roulette" and pick quarterback prospects that would succeed in certain football scenarios (39:31).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks break down one of the most talented defensive players in the 2018 NFL draft class, Florida State safety Derwin James. The guys also scout James by sitting down with his high school (5:11) and college coaches (13:24), before they talk to the former Seminole star himself (27:30). Make sure to check out all of the Move the Sticks 360 podcasts on Apple Podcasts or your favorite podcast app.
278: Jets/Colts trade fallout, Interview with TE Hayden Hurst
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks recap the blockbuster trade between the New York Jets and Indianapolis Colts and how it shakes up the draft (1:01). The guys also review a few of the toughest players in this draft class to evaluate (35:20) before they sit down with the top tight end prospect, South Carolina's Hayden Hurst (40:57).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks take an in-depth dive into one of the more intriguing prospects in the 2018 draft class, quarterback Lamar Jackson. The guys give their take on the dynamic QB before they sit down with his high school (4:17) and college coaches (16:05) to give you a full picture of the player, as well as the person. DJ and Bucky also interview a popular comparison to Jackson, Michael Vick (32:21), to ask which player was better coming out of college. You might be surprised by his answer.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks dive into the crazy free agency news around the NFL including Kirk Cousins' blockbuster move to Minnesota (1:28). The guys also release the best of their interviews with general managers from the NFL Combine (25:15). DJ and Bucky finish the show by sitting down with former pro QB Jordan Palmer to talk about training top prospects Josh Allen and Sam Darnold (34:10).
275: DJ's Top 50 2.0, Interview with Nike's Ryan Flaherty
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks dive into the latest news surrounding the Seahawks rebuilding their vaunted defense (1:57). The guys also take a look at a few numbers from last week's combine that stood out above the rest (20:12). DJ then reveals his new Top 50 prospects list (29:35) before the guys sit down with Nike's Senior Director of Performance, Ryan Flaherty, to chat about training with Josh Allen and Sam Darnold (38:59).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks are back from Indianapolis and ready to dive into all things NFL Combine including which quarterback stood out above the rest (5:32)? The guys also debate if franchises should draft running backs with the first overall selection (22:44). DJ and Bucky then had a chance to sit down with combine sensation Shaquem Griffin (35:41) before DJ reveals his second mock draft (45:13).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks kick off the podcast by scrutinizing Sam Darnold's decision not to throw at the 2018 NFL Scouting Combine (4:09). The guys then take a look at the defensive prospects set to take Indianapolis by storm (9:44). Who will create the most buzz? Who is flying under the radar? All that and much more on this episode of Move the Sticks.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks recap the Marcus Peters trade (00:40) and Blake Bortles contract extension (10:56) before predicting the offseason quarterback carousel (16:17). The guys then dive into the combine and preview the offensive side of the ball (26:55). Which QB needs to have a big week in Indianapolis? Who will be MVP of the weekend? Find out on this edition of Move the Sticks.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks are joined by former legendary dual-threat QB Michael Vick to talk about his relationship with Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson (5:32). Which team is the best landing spot for Jackson (15:42)? Who would win a race between the two speedsters (21:33)? The guys also ask 5 front office executives which draft prospect has the most riding on their upcoming combine interviews (27:10).
270: Ranking QB prospects by trait; Vita Vea interview
Who is the most accurate quarterback in the 2018 draft? Who is the best leader? Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks list the attributes QBs need to succeed in the league before picking which top prospect best exhibits the trait (4:29). The guys also had a chance to ask USC head coach Clay Helton & OU head coach Lincoln Riley about the most important characteristic they look for in quarterbacks (1:19). DJ & Bucky wrap the show by sitting down with one of the top defensive prospects in the draft, Washington defensive tackle Vita Vea (37:23).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks start the debate and pit some of the best players in the draft against each other. Should teams take Roquan Smith or Rashaan Evans (4:47)? Sam Darnold or Josh Rosen (20:06)? The guys also pick where some of the top hybrid prospects should play in the league (31:25). DJ and Bucky also had a chance to ask a few players which opponent stood out most when watching film this season (37:57).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks dissect the pros and cons of some of the top prospects when they put on the tape (2:23). DJ then breaks down what he saw when he recently watched Sam Darnold and Josh Allen train (28:13) before the guys each build the perfect team of prospects up the middle for both sides of the ball (34:01).
267: Bucky Brooks' Top 5 draft prospects by position
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks officially kick off draft season by ranking the top 5 prospects by position (1:52) and instant impact rookies (14:03). The guys also debate if teams should take a running back early or wait for the next Kareem Hunt or Alvin Kamara in the later rounds (16:26). DJ and Bucky then decide what the Eagles should do with Nick Foles in the offseason (30:28).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks dive into the spectacular season finale where the Eagles topped the Patriots for their first championship since 1960. How did the Eagles game plan around Nick Foles (2:50)? What will teams copy from Philadelphia's recipe for success (15:05)? Find out on this episode of Move the Sticks.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks are excited for the thrilling season finale between the New England Patriots and the Philadelphia Eagles in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The guys preview the biggest sporting event of them all by breaking down 2013 Nick Foles vs 2017 Nick Foles (2:54), predicting a few x-factor players (5:34), and playing a game called "Super Bowl LII Most Likely" (13:03).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks are back from the Senior Bowl and ready to release their first combined mock draft of 2018. Who will the Browns choose with the first overall pick? How many quarterbacks will go in the first round? Find out on this edition of Move the Sticks presented by the Ford F-Series.
263: Inside the Senior Bowl with GMs & Head Coaches
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks had the chance to speak with some of the most successful general managers and coaches in the NFL from the Senior Bowl in Mobile, Alabama. The guys asked Texans coach Bill O'Brien (3:27), Broncos coach Vance Joseph (6:39) and Falcons coach Dan Quinn (10:40) about what they like to look for in a quarterback. DJ and Bucky also sat down with Chargers GM Tom Telesco (14:29), Bills GM Brandon Beane (16:59) and Rams GM Les Snead (20:04) to take you inside their strategy scouting the top talent at the Senior Bowl.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks interview a few of the most intriguing prospects in the 2018 NFL draft class. Quarterbacks Josh Allen (1:36), Luke Falk (16:52) and Mason Rudolph (23:09) dive into the X & O's with the guys while potential first-round defensive end Marcus Davenport (30:07) explains how basketball helps him rush the passer. Stay tuned to Move the Sticks presented by the Ford F-Series as Bucky and DJ bring you interviews from Mobile, Alabama, all week long.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks break down their final takeaways of the season following the AFC (2:07) & NFC (11:39) title games. The guys take a deep dive into the keys inside each matchup that led to the Patriots and Eagles moving on to Super Bowl LII.
260: East-West Practice Report & Senior Bowl Preview
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks take one more look at the AFC (00:55) & NFC (5:08) Championship games before they reveal the standouts at the East-West Shrine Bowl practices this week (10:36). The guys also preview the Senior Bowl by taking a look at the star quarterbacks set to attend (13:10).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks preview the NFC (2:06) & (10:49) AFC title games by breaking down the key matchups and X-factors that could make a big difference on the field. The guys also reveal which declared underclassmen have them excited (20:45) and who they are watching this week at the East-West Shrine Game (25:55).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks dive into the wild divisional round weekend. Can the Jaguars defense carry them to the Super Bowl (13:28)? Are the Vikings the most complete team left in the playoffs (23:02)? Move the Sticks presented by the Ford F-Series has you covered through the playoffs and into draft season.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks get you ready for the second round of the NFL Playoffs by breaking down the biggest matchups and picking a few upsets along the way (8:58). The guys also give you x-factors for the divisional round (26:21) and preview the free agency market (33:31).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks review Alabama's thrilling overtime victory over Georgia in the College Football Playoff Final. What are 5 key traits to Nick Saban's success (9:55)? What prepared Tua Tagovailoa for this stage (7:45)? DJ also breaks down a few more rising NFL prospects including Stanford's Harrison Phillips and Virginia Tech's Tremaine Edmunds (25:40).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks break down the biggest moments from the first round of the playoffs. Are the Falcons and their high-flying offense set to make another run (7:02)? Can the Jaguars defense carry them to the Super Bowl (11:25)? We have you covered throughout the NFL Playoffs and into draft season here on Move the Sticks presented by the Ford F-Series.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks preview the Wild-Card round matchups before predicting the rest of the playoffs (4:50). DJ then reveals his Top 25 rookies this past season (28:26). The guys also pick who has the edge at each position in the College Football Playoff final between Georgia and Alabama (35:11).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks ask which open job is the most attractive to prospective coaches and GMs (00:30). The guys then dive into their recent scouting trips to the major bowl games and break down what they saw from the future NFL stars (7:10).
As the regular season comes to a close, Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks react to the Wild-Card matchups and take a quick dive into each game (1:28) . Bucky then gives his 5 takeaways after seeing the finalized Top 10 NFL Draft order (18:54). Will Jon Gruden fit in Oakland if he does in fact return? DJ and Bucky have the answer (26:15).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks preview the biggest week 17 games with playoff implications (2:54). The guys also pick players it will be hard to say goodbye to when we reach the playoffs (19:39). DJ also had a chance to interview Texas tackle Connor Williams (24:12) before they both pick the College Football Playoff semifinal games. (35:22).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks review the biggest storylines following a jam-packed week 16 NFL slate. Can the Eagles win with Foles (1:16)? Are the Saints the NFL's fastest team (3:43)? What is wrong with Marcus Mariota (28:22)? Move the Sticks presented by the Ford F-Series is the week 16 recap podcast you need.
249: NFL's best gifts, Top 5 NFL Executives in 2017
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks rank their favorites to win front office executive of the year (00:52). The guys also get into the holiday spirit by revealing their NFL naughty and nice lists (10:28), ranking the best gifts the league received this season (18:43), and picking a franchise that should visit Santa's workshop in the offseason (16:03).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks preview the pivotal Seahawks vs. Cowboys matchup (00:53) before diving into the rest of the week 16 NFL slate (5:48). The guys also pick players that need to step up (19:43) and debate if the Rams or the Jags have a better shot at reaching the Super Bowl (22:45).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks preview the next wave of college running backs set to take the NFL by storm (34:44). The guys also review the Falcons huge win over the Buccaneers on Monday Night Football (1:14). DJ and Bucky broke down film from Nick Foles and Aaron Rodgers this past weekend as well (6:58).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks recap the huge weekend that was in the NFL. Are the Vikings the best team in the NFC (17:55)? Will we see a Patriots and Steelers rematch in the AFC Championship (00:52)? Are Bortles (5:30) and Foles (8:18) good enough to lead their teams to the Super Bowl? All that and much more on this episode of Move the Sticks presented by the Ford F-Series.
Daniel Jeremiah and Lance Zierlein preview the return of Aaron Rodgers (1:46), debate if the Eagles are still the conference favorite (21:03) and pick their game of the week between the Steelers and Patriots (7:22). The guys also highlight a few breakout rookies (22:57) and pick the early bowl matchups (34:11).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks dive into the Dolphins' 27-20 win over the Patriots (1:04). The guys also break down the Browns hiring of John Dorsey and how he will retool their roster (7:33). DJ and Bucky then answer who the Eagles will turn to on offense (17:20) before they debate if OU's Baker Mayfield will be a successful NFL quarterback (21:18).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks recap the biggest moments from all the exciting action this past week. Have the 49ers found their QB (4:52)? Is the Jags defense the NFL's gold standard (9:47)? Is Philip Rivers a top 3 quarterback (22:51)? All that and much more on this edition of Move the Sticks presented by the Ford F-Series.
242: Ranking the Heisman finalists as NFL prospects
Bucky Brooks and Rhett Lewis preview the biggest week 14 games by picking the players you have to watch this weekend (8:37). Rhett and Bucky also react to the Browns firing GM Sashi Brown (4:46). The guys wrap the show by projecting which Heisman Trophy finalists will be the most successful pro (40:42).
241: 10 Takeaways from the College Football season
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks recap Pittsburgh's resilient Monday Night Football win over the Cincinnati (00:53). The guys also debate the Playoff Committee's selections (7:47) before diving into ten scouting takeaways from the college regular season (12:12).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks recap the biggest games around the league from week 13. Is Derrick Henry finally a number one running back (4:05)? Does Todd Bowles deserve the coach of the year award (11:49)? Can Russell Wilson continue his MVP push (26:21)? All that and much more on this edition of Move the Sticks presented by the Ford F-Series.
239: Who is the most dangerous playoff bubble team?
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks give you the players to watch for the biggest matchups this weekend. The guys also explain how Adam Thielen has found so much success this season. DJ and Bucky then pick the franchises in the hunt that your team doesn't want to see come playoff time.
238: Manning Benched, Why is the Eagles offense clicking?
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks react the news out of New York that Eli Manning has been benched for Geno Smith. Where do the Giants go from here (1:00)? The guys then welcome longtime college and NFL coach John Lilly to tell you why the Eagles offense is firing on all cylinders (10:20). DJ and Bucky wrap the show by diving into the wild college football weekend and coaching carousel (21:17).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks share their 10 biggest takeaways from Week 12, including Rams head coach Sean McVay creating a monster in Jared Goff (:30), the wide-open NFC South (3:45), why it’s time for the 49ers to let Jimmy Garoppolo play (13:00) and why it’s not yet time to turn the keys over to Patrick Mahomes in Kansas City (19:15).
236: Hall of Fame Discussion, Thanksgiving Game Previews
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks react to the list of 27 semifinalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame and discuss who they think should get in (1:00). The guys also preview all three games on Thanksgiving Day (6:30) before making their college picks (22:00). All that and more on this edition of Move the Sticks presented by Ford F-Series.
235: Is this the end of the LOB?; Rosen vs. Darnold Takeaways
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks are joined by Rhett Lewis at the start of the show to discuss his new project "National Football Families." The guys also recap the Falcons' Monday night win against the Seahawks and wonder whether it's the end of the line for the Legion of Boom (9:25). DJ and Bucky also share their takeaways from last weekend's showdown between Josh Rosen and Sam Darnold (18:00), and discuss a loaded 2018 running back draft class (34:35). All that and more on this edition of Move the Sticks presented by Ford F-Series.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks break down their 10 biggest takeaways from this past weekend's action. Is Drew Brees still considered a closer? (10;55). How many more wins does Ben McAdoo need to save his job? (17:50) Is it time to print the Eagles NFC East Champion T-shirts? (27:30) All that and more on this edition of Move the Sticks presented by Ford F-Series.
233: Week 11 Game Previews, Who's Better: Gurley or Bell?
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks preview the biggest games in Week 11 (10:10) and debate which running back is better: the Rams' Todd Gurley or the Steelers' Le'Veon Bell (21:20). The guys also discuss whether UCLA's Josh Rosen or USC's Sam Darnold is the better NFL quarterback prospect (28:10) before making their college football picks (33:00).
232: Panthers Poised for a Run, Evaluating College QBs
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks recap the Panthers' dominant win over the Dolphins on Monday night (1:05), and present data to back up a theory that the league's older quarterbacks are leaning on running backs in the passing game (11:45). The guys also discuss the process of evaluating college quarterbacks and the importance of seeing them live (17:20).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks break down their 10 biggest takeaways from this past weekend's action. Does the NFC have more Super Bowl contenders than the AFC (00:29)? Is there hope for the Browns (10:26)? Have the Falcons finally found a pass rush (27:55)? Are the Vikings good enough to make a deep playoff run (7:07)? All that and more on this edition of Move the Sticks presented by Ford F-Series.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks preview each NFL game in Week 10 (2:45) and discuss which players need to step it up (22:10). The guys are then joined by Northwestern safety Godwin Igwebuike (24:40) before they make this weekend's college picks (40:30).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks recap the Lions' road win over the Packers on Monday night (:15) and reveal their the most surprising last-place NFL teams (3:05). The guys also discuss the repercussions of Deshaun Watson's season-ending injury (11:35) and whether Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield could be a first-round pick (13:50).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks share their ten biggest takeaways from Week 9. Topics include: the exceptional play of quarterbacks Jared Goff and Carson Wentz (3:45), the Denver Broncos' issues at quarterback (16:15), the New Orleans Saints establishing themselves as contenders in the NFC (18:50), and more.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks hand out midseason awards including MVP and Coach of the Year (4:39). They guys are then joined by Alabama's blue-chip wide receiver Calvin Ridley (34:17). DJ and Bucky also break down their NFL game of the week (15:32) and pick this weekend's college football slate (45:00).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks recap the fallout from the latest blockbuster trades at the deadline including Jay Ajayi heading to the City of Brotherly Love (11:29) and Jimmy Garoppolo shipping off to the Bay Area (1:42). The guys also recap the Chiefs 29-19 Monday Night Football win over the Broncos (16:53), as well as week 9 of the college football season (22:33).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks break down all the biggest games from week 8 by giving you their ten biggest takeaways. The guys recap the quarterback duel between Watson and Wilson (4:23), the Saints gritty defensive performance (9:03), Zeke's impressive outing versus the Redskins (27:21) and much, much more.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks list the players that keep coaches up at night game planning (15:04). The guys also break down their games of the week (1:56) and how the Steelers offense has bounced back (11:58). DJ and Bucky also re-rank the top-10 players from the 2016 draft class (20:29) before they make their college football picks (26:43).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks recap the Eagles big win over the Redskins on Monday Night Football (00:14). The guys also take a big picture look at the NFC East (8:56) before they look back on the 2016 NFL Draft class (10:12). DJ and Bucky are also joined by one of the top tight end prospects in the 2018 class, South Dakota State's Dallas Goedert (14:59).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks give you their ten biggest takeaways following all of Sunday's action. Are the Chargers the best team in the AFC West (7:45)? Is Todd Gurley the NFL's best back(11:45)? Who is the best player nobody is talking about(15:10)? Find out on this episode of Move the Sticks.
221: Will the Pack make the playoffs, Colts trade Luck?
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks debate whether the Colts should trade quarterback Andrew Luck and the Packers will make the playoffs (13:41) with Brett Hundley at the helm (11:18). The guys also throw out their bold predictions for Week 7 (17:56) before they are joined by Washington Huskies star wide receiver Dante Pettis (21:55).
220: Evolution of Mariota, Penn State's James Franklin
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks dive into Marcus Mariota's performance following the Titans' 36-22 win over the Colts on Monday Night Football (:40). The guys then explain how the Saints have turned around their defense before they recap College Football Week 7 (13:30). DJ and Bucky cap the show by bringing on Penn State's head coach James Franklin to talk about his star running back, Saquon Barkley (24:50).
Is the Adrian Peterson of old here to stay(6:15)? What is wrong with the Raiders(16:22)? Are the Falcons in trouble(31:14)? Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks break down the ten biggest takeaways from all of this weekend's action.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks list their rookies (9:49) and second year players (16:15) that have stepped up so far this season. The guys also break down their games of the week (00:53) before they make a few bold predictions (22:24). DJ and Bucky wrap the show by picking the biggest college football match ups (29:34).
217: Peterson Trade, Buying Stock in College Programs
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks react to the Cardinals acquiring Adrian Peterson from the Saints (2:20). The guys also dive into Mitchell Trubisky's first career start (5:30). DJ and Bucky wrap the show by picking which five schools they would take official visits to (13:55) before they buy future stock in big-time programs around the country (18:20).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks dive into the ten biggest talking points around the league. Is Big Ben truly done (9:47)? Have the Jags found an identity (13:17)? Is Nelson Agholor the comeback player of the year (17:19)? All that and more in this episode of Move the Sticks presented by the Ford F-Series.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks get you ready for this weekend's action by breaking down the Cowboys and Packers match up, analyzing how the college game influences the NFL, and predicting how Mitchell Trubisky will fare in his first start. DJ also reveals his Top 25 rookies list at the quarter poll of the season. The guys also pick the biggest upcoming games in college football.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks review the great Monday Night Football classic between the Kansas City Chiefs and Washington Redskins (1:35). The guys then tell you how the Houston Texans have set up rookie quarterback Deshaun Watson for success (9:10). DJ and Bucky also welcome on Coach John Lilly to preview the Thursday Night Football matchup between the New England Patriots and Tampa Bay Buccaneers (18:30) before they look back at the weekend that was across college football (25:25).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks have you covered following all of the Week 4 action. Are the Seahawks back on track (2:13)? Is Larry Fitzgerald still the most clutch wide out in the NFL (6:23)? Does Denver have the best defense in the league (26:39)? All that and much more on this jam packed episode of Move the Stick presented by the Ford F-Series.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks dive into Bucky's latest Scout's Notebook to analyze Washington's defense and Tyreek Hill (4:00). The guys also ask which franchise will bounce back from a rough Week 3 (12:00). DJ and Bucky then interview A&M's electric wide receiver Christian Kirk (18:20) before they make this week's college football picks (29:00).
211: Monday Night Football Recap, Saquon Barkley Breakdown
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks recap the Dallas Cowboys' 28-17 win over the Arizona Cardinals on Monday night (:50). The guys also break down Penn State running back Saquon Barkley (12:50), and share their takeaways from last weekend's college football games (17:00).
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks break down the biggest takeaways from this past week's slate of games. Was the Falcons vs. Lions thriller a playoff preview? Will Kareem Hunt run away with the rookie of the year award? How did the Bears beat the Steelers? All that and much more from Week 3.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks debate who will come out on top in the loaded AFC West. The guys also ask which teams need to go to the bullpen and pull a current starter for a more talented backup. DJ and Bucky then tell you which defenders they are excited to watch this weekend before they make their college football picks.
208: Lions-Giants Recap, NFL Network’s Mike Mayock
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks recap the Detroit Lions' 24-10 win over the New York Giants on “Monday Night Football.” The guys also review the college football weekend and welcome in NFL Network’s Mike Mayock.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks review all the action from across the NFL landscape by diving into the ten biggest takeaways from this past weekend. The guys break down the dominant performance from the Falcons, the impressive showings from Brady, Carr and much more.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks break down the impressive rookie running backs across the league and preview their Week 2 matchups. The guys also hit the panic button on a few 0-1 teams before they make their college football picks.
205: Monday Night Football Recap, FSU HC Jimbo Fisher
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks recap all of the action from both Week 1 “Monday Night Football” games. The guys also review the huge weekend that was in college football before bringing on Florida State head coach Jimbo Fisher to profile his blue-chip safety, Derwin James.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks premiere their first Sunday night podcast reacting to the ten biggest storylines from this weekend's action. The guys highlight what they thought of DeShone Kizer and Deshaun Watson's debuts, the impressive performance from the Ravens defense, and much more.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks preview the season by predicting the 2017 MVP, Rookies of the Year and Super Bowl champion. The guys then break down the best sidekicks in the league. DJ and Bucky wrap the show by speaking to Jake Olsen, the inspiring long snapper from USC, before making this week’s college football picks.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks recap a wild opening weekend in college football including UCLA's comeback win over Texas A&M and Alabama's victory over Florida State. The guys also break down what they saw from notable NFL rookies in the preseason.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks get you ready for the 2017 season by diving into the NFC team by team. The guys also bring on former LA Rams coach John Lilly for the first time this season to give a coach's perspective on the NFC South and share quite the story from Bucky's past.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks review a few NFL news notes from the past week before diving into the college football season with FOX analyst Joel Klatt. The guys wrap the show by picking the big matchups from the loaded opening weekend of college football.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks review and preview all the action from preseason week 2. DJ also takes you behind the scenes of FSU's program after a week in Tallahassee. The guys also reveal under the radar 2018 prospects before sitting down with a running back on the list, Arizona State's Kalen Ballage.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks break down the fallout from the big trades involving the Eagles, Bills and Rams. The guys also review what has transpired so far this preseason including rookie quarterbacks DeShone Kizer, Deshaun Watson and Mitchell Trubisky shining early.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks break down last night's Hall of Fame game before revealing what they have seen while traveling to each training camp. The guys also react to the most recent injury news around the league.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks hit the road to Pac-12 Media Days to break down football's most important position with some of the best players and coaches in college football. Listen to interviews from UCLA's Jim Mora, USC's Sam Darnold and Clay Helton, Washington's Jake Browning and Chris Petersen and many more.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks are joined by Sports Illustrated's Bruce Feldman to review the wild week that was at SEC Media Days and dive into his annual list of the biggest workout warriors in college football.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks are back from "The Opening" to break down what they saw from the best pros and prospects that attended the camp. The guys also debate which current NFL players would be the best option to coach following Von Miller's star-studded pass rush summit this weekend.
Daniel Jeremiah is joined by NFL Network's Rhett Lewis following the 22nd annual Manning Passing Academy to break down the latest crop of college quarterbacks that attended including 2016 Heisman trophy winner Lamar Jackson and potential 2018 1st round selections in Wyoming's Josh Allen and USC's Sam Darnold.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks are joined by Matt "Money" Smith and Dave Dameshek to go team by team and debate which player or coach each franchise cannot afford to lose. The guys also answer a couple of questions from the #MeUndiesMailbag.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks buy or sell hype they are hearing coming out of minicamp. The guys then debate which division has the most talent from top to bottom before answering a few of your #MeUndiesMailbag questions.
Daniel Jeremiah is joined by former NFL Scout and current University of Tennessee Director of Player Personnel Bob Welton to talk about the differences between evaluating talent in the pros compared to the college ranks. The guys also break down the latest crop of rookie Vols, including Eagles 1st round pick Derek Barnett and Saints running back Alvin Kamara. DJ is then joined by NFL Media’s Shaun O’Hara to project which bottom five teams in the major statistical categories can rise to the top 10 in 2017.
Matt “Money” Smith fills in for a vacationing Daniel Jeremiah to discuss the ins and outs of organized team activities with Bucky Brooks. The guys also get ready for the NBA Finals by comparing Warriors and Cavs stars to NFL players and building a competitive starting five consisting of current football standouts.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks look back at the 2016 NFL Draft and give you second-year players that will take the next step. DJ also reviews his notes from a past scouting meeting with former and current NFL coaches about self-evaluation during the offseason. The guys then wrap the show by answering your Twitter questions.
185: Scouting the next crop of QBs, 2017 Rookie All-Star team
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks start diving into the next batch of college quarterbacks including USC QB Sam Darnold and Wyoming signal caller Josh Allen. The guys also snake draft two teams of rookies they feel like will have the most productive 2017 seasons.
184: Which QB received the most help this offseason?
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks go division by division and pick which franchise has given their quarterback the most improved supporting cast through the draft and free agency this offseason. The guys also talk about what NFL scouts are doing currently to prep for the 2017 season.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks take you inside the process of rookie minicamps and give you the latest buzz around the league surrounding the new additions. The guys then debate which 2016 division champions are in the most trouble heading into 2017. DJ & Bucky then wrap the show by taking an early look at the prospects they are already hyped about watching next college football season.
182: Draft Recap Part 2, Ran Carthon joins the show
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks continue recapping the NFL Draft. Also former director of pro personnel for the Los Angeles Rams Ran Carthon joins the show. Carthon tells DJ and Bucky about the development of quarterback Jared Goff and the football operations process. He also gives his best scouting story and discusses his college career at Florida.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks break down every class alphabetically by team following the 2017 NFL Draft in Philadelphia. The guys also give their early picks for Offensive and Defensive Rookie of the Year.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks reveal all of the latest buzz surrounding the first round heading into the 2017 NFL Draft from Philadelphia. The guys also give their favorite 2nd and 3rd day prospects as well as their pick for the next Dak Prescott in this draft class.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks project the first round of the 2017 NFL Draft along with former NFL coach Steve Mariucci, former players Ike Taylor and Maurice Jones-Drew, and NFL Media’s Colleen Wolfe, Dave Dameshek & Cynthia Frelund.
178: Patrick Mahomes, perfect pairings and favorite players by round
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks give their perfect pairings for the top two picks of every team in the NFC East. They also talk to Texas Tech QB Patrick Mahomes about their draft prep. DJ and Bucky also discuss their favorite players from all 7 rounds and get a classic road story from Jaguars GM David Caldwell’s days as a scout.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks are joined by Lance Zierlein to debate if the Jets should take a first-round QB, should the Browns draft anyone not named Myles Garrett 1st overall, and is the Patrick Mahomes buzz warranted?
176: Zay Jones, Chad Hansen, perfect pairings and mid-round draft steals
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks give their perfect pairings for the top two picks of every team in the NFC East and NFC South. They also talk to Cal WR Chad Hansen and Eastern Carolina WR Zay Jones about their draft prep. DJ and Bucky also discuss some mid-round edge rushers to keep an eye one late in the draft and get a classic road story from Dolphins GM Chris Grier’s days as a scout.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks meet with NFL media across the country for a conference call previewing the 2017 NFL Draft. The guys break down the top prospects, give their own draft strategies and debate whether there is a quarterback worth taking in the top 10.
174: Previewing the draft with Charles Davis, James Conner interview
NFL Media’s Charles Davis joins Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks to discuss the 2017 NFL Draft and the top quarterback prospects available. Pittsburgh running back James Conner also joins the show to talk about how he’s preparing for the NFL Draft and his biggest highlight, hardship and hero in his life.
In this episode of Move the Sticks, Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks talk to Michigan playmaker Jabrill Peppers and compare Myles Garrett’s draft stock to other NFL players when they came out of college. DJ reveals his Top 50 prospects and talks to Arizona general manager Steve Keim about the state of the Cardinals. The guys also give their perfect pairings for the top two picks of every NFC North team and look for some mid-round steals at wide receiver.
172: Separating Prospects; Quincy Wilson & Malachi Dupre interviews
Former NFL Scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks review Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly's controversial remarks on former Irish QB DeShone Kizer. The guys then try to separate and rank groupings of top prospects. Lastly, Florida cornerback Quincy Wilson and LSU wide receiver Malachi Dupre join the show.
171: Bucky's Top-5 by position & LSU defensive back interviews
Former NFL Scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks break down Bucky's latest top-5 prospect list by position groups. The guys then play a game called "Sure, Surprised, or Shocked". They are also joined by top draft prospects and former LSU defensive backs Jamal Adams and Tre'Davious White.
170: Bucky's Top 5 QBs, Miami TE David Njoku and more
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks reveal their perfect pairings for the first two picks of every team in the AFC South and AFC West. Bucky Brooks also reveals his Top 5 QBs in the 2017 NFL Draft class. Miami TE David Njoku joins the show and Bucky also talks to Dolphins general manager Chris Grier about the state of the franchise. The scouting stories continue to roll in as Chargers general manager Tom Telesco tells about one of his most surprising moments on the road.
169: Talking with Joshua Dobbs, Rhett Lewis in studio and scouting stories
Path to the Draft host Rhett Lewis joins Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks in studio for this episode. DJ and Bucky also talk to Tennessee quarterback Joshua Dobbs and go down memory lane with more scouting stories from the road.
168: AFC East perfect pairings, talking to Thomas Dimitroff and Chris Rose
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks make their perfect NFL Draft pairings for the first two picks for each team in the AFC East. Bucky Brooks also talks to Atlanta Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff about the state of his team. Chris Rose joins the show to fix the Cleveland Browns depth chart and DJ and Bucky take a scouts look at North Carolina quarterback Mitchell Trubisky’s pro day.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks break down what they saw at the Clemson Pro Day and tell road stories from their time on the road traveling to other schools’ pro days. DJ and Bucky also scout the draft prospects, including the tight end class and the ceilings and floors for the quarterback prospects.
166: Scouting Competition winners, perfect pairings and interviews
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks discuss the latest NFL Draft news including Sidney Jones’ injury, Reuben Foster’s dismissal from the Combine and some surprising free agent signings. Bucky talks to Cal quarterback Davis Webb about his journey to the NFL and Texans general manager Rick Smith about building his team. DJ and Bucky also reveal the winners of the Move The Sticks Scouting Competition and also reveal the perfect pairings for the first two draft picks of every AFC North team.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks talk about the latest free agency news and how the signings will impact their new teams. DJ and Bucky also discuss Oklahoma running back Joe Mixon’s pro day and when he can expect to hear his name called during the NFL Draft.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks recap the 2017 Scouting Combine. Will Christian McCaffrey be drafted ahead of Dalvin Cook? Could John Ross be the first wide receiver off the board? DJ and Bucky break it down and analyze the QB class and the freak athletes on defense.
163: Scouting Combine defensive preview, talking to Myles Garrett’s high school basketball coach
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks are in Indianapolis for the 2017 Scouting Combine. In this episode, the duo previews what to look for from the defensive players who will work out at the Scouting Combine. They break down the best defensive linemen, linebackers, cornerbacks and safeties in the class. DJ and Bucky also talk to Texas A&M defensive lineman Myles Garrett’s high school basketball coach Jeff Plemons.
162: Scouting Combine preview, talking to Myles Garrett’s high school coach
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks head to Indianapolis for the 2017 Scouting Combine. In this episode, the duo will preview what to look for from the offensive players who will work out first at the Combine. They break down the best quarterbacks, running backs, wide receivers and offensive linemen in the class. DJ and Bucky also talk to Texas A&M defensive lineman Myles Garrett’s high school football coach Bob Wager.
160: Could 49ers trade for Kirk Cousins? Combined mock draft
Could the San Francisco 49ers give up the 2nd overall pick in the draft and trade for quarterback Kirk Cousins? Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks discuss how teams looking for QBs approach the draft and free agency. DJ and Bucky also combine to make every first round pick in a new mock draft.
In scouting meetings and the war room, teams are constantly making comparisons to see which NCAA players remind them of certain pros. Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks make their pro comparisons to the current crop of college prospects.
158: Top RB draft prospects, talking to BYU RB Jamaal Williams
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks discuss the upcoming crop of running backs in the 2017 NFL Draft. DJ and Bucky break down the depth at the position with Christian McCaffrey, Leonard Fournette and some surprising names. BYU running back Jamaal Williams also joins the show to talk about how he's preparing for the NFL Draft.
Daniel Jeremiah reveals his second mock draft of the season and breaks it down with Bucky Brooks. DJ and Bucky discuss locker room culture and how winning and new technology can impact that. The duo also makes the tough comparisons between QBs, RBs, LBs and others prospects for the 2017 NFL Draft.
156: Super Bowl LI recap, coaching moves, RB prospects
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks break down Super Bowl LI, discussing Tom Brady's epic comeback and the Falcons blueprint for building a team. DJ and Buck also compare RB prospects Leonard Fournette and Dalvin Cook. The duo also give their takes on Atlanta's decision to bring in Steve Sarkisian as the team's offensive coordinator.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks break down the matchups to watch for in Super Bowl LI. The Atlanta Falcons led the NFL in scoring this season, so how does the Patriots defense stop them? What can the Falcons defense do to stop Tom Brady's attempt for a fifth ring. DJ and Bucky also reveal their picks for the biggest game of the year.
After two weeks of traveling to scout the incoming class of football talent Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks are back in studio to recap what they saw at the Senior Bowl. The duo also give their takes on the new general manager hires across the NFL.
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks are in Mobile, Alabama scouting the talent at the Senior Bowl. The duo weighs in on what they’ve seen in practice so far and DJ talks to Eastern Washington wide receiver Cooper Kupp. DJ and Bucky also recap the AFC and NFC Conference Championships as the Falcons and Patriots advanced to Super Bowl LI.
152: DJ's Top 50 prospects, incoming QBs, WRs, RBs and more
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks are on the road to scout the talent at the East-West Shrine Game. In this episode Daniel Jeremiah reveals his list of the Top 50 prospects. DJ and Bucky also debate the ranking among the top QBs, RBs, WRs and other positions.
151: Chargers to LA, coaching hires, Divisional round upsets?
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks discuss the latest NFL news with the Chargers moving to Los Angeles and the NFL coaching seats filling up in Buffalo, Denver and Jacksonville. The duo also preview the NFL Divisional Playoffs and break down what teams have the best chance of pulling an upset. Also, listen for the best running back to come out of the 2017 NFL Draft class.
150: Deshaun Watson, 2017 QB class, National Championship recap
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks recap Monday night's NCAA National Championship game between Clemson and Alabama. They discuss Clemson QB Deshaun Watson's performance and his NFL potential. The duo also go over the rest of the 2017 QB class including North Carolina's Mitch Trubisky, DeShone Kizer from Notre Dame and Miami's Brad Kaaya.
149: Loaded draft positions, Alabama vs. Clemson, talking QBs
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks preview the upcoming slate of Wild Card playoff games and re-draft the quarterbacks in the playoffs. DJ and Bucky also talk about which positions have the best crop for the 2017 NFL draft and make their picks for the Alabama vs. Clemson National Championship. Finally, there is a perfect landing spot for Colin Kapernick. The answer may surprise you.
148: Wild Card preview, best coaching vacancies, National Championship preview
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks preview the upcoming slate of Wild Card playoff games. The duo also review the current NFL head coaching vacancies and which available jobs are the most attractive. Moving to the college football scene, DJ and Bucky also preview the NCAA National Championship and take a look back at the best bowl games.
Special guest Matt "Money" Smith joins Bucky Brooks to preview the College Football Playoff. The duo discusses how Clemson's Deshaun Watson and Mike Williams matchup against Urban Meyer and Greg Schiano's Ohio State defense. Money and Bucky also preview Washington vs. Alabama.
In a busy post-Christmas episode, Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks react to the injuries at quarterback for the Raiders and Titans. The duo also breaks down the play of other top QBs in the NFL and discusses why Buffalo and Minnesota may have some tough decisions to make this offseason for their signal callers. DJ and Bucky explain why it’s hard to lose drafting the best available offensive lineman and why there might be some solid free agents in that position heading into 2017.
145: Skipping bowls, character flags, late round QB finds
Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks discuss Stanford running back Christian McCaffrey and LSU running back Leonard Fournette decision to skip their teams bowl games and how it will impact their draft stock. The duo also talk about Joe Mixon and how teams evaluate character issues and red flags. DJ and Bucky break down the Texans decision to start Tom Savage at quarterback and teams who annually take a flyer on a late round QB.
144: Scouting hits and misses, college bowl game picks
NFL Media's Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks take a look back at some old scouting reports for hits and misses. The duo also preview Week 15 of NFL action and make their picks for the upcoming college bowl games.
143: DeShone Kizer, underclassmen QBs in NFL, Rams next head coach
Former NFL scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks discuss the Los Angeles Rams decision to fire Jeff Fisher and where the team will turn for its next head coach. The duo also break down Notre Dame quarterback DeShone Kizer's decision to declare for the NFL draft and how previous underclassmen QBs before him have done in the NFL.
142: RGIII’s gameplan, NFL Week 14 preview and best bowl games
Former NFL scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks break down the upcoming slate of Week 14 NFL action. The playoff picture takes shape and RGIII is back to try to get the Browns in the win column for the first time all season. DJ and Bucky also give their take on the best college football bowl games.
141: Heisman hopefuls, CFB playoffs and Week 13 NFL recap
Former NFL scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks discuss which college football stars have the best shot of taking home the Heisman Trophy and also preview the playoffs in the race to the National Championship. DJ and Bucky also break down the Week 13 action around the NFL.
140: Week 13 preview, where to find a QB, CFB and more
Former NFL scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks chat about the best route teams should take when looking for a new QB. Are they worth a high draft pick in 2017 or would Jimmy Garoppolo and AJ McCarron be more valuable? DJ and Bucky also break down the scouting reports on Khalil Mack and current college football stars. The duo also make their NFL and college game picks.
139: QBs, pass rushers and Chargers GM Tom Telesco
Former NFL scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks discuss QBs, rushing the passer and recap the Week 12 NFL action. San Diego Chargers general manager Tom Telesco joins the show and gives his insight into the football operations world. DJ and Bucky also break down what to expect during Bowl Season in college football.
Former NFL scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks look ahead to the upcoming slate of critical matchups on Thanksgiving day. The duo also run down the college football schedule and make their game picks.
137: Finding the perfect RB fit and how Doug Whaley built the Bills
Former NFL scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks dig into the nuggets when analyzing the NFL this week. Buffalo Bills general manager Doug Whaley also joins the show to discuss how he’s built his team. The duo also breaks down what teams look for in a running back and rundown the upcoming slate of college football contests.
Former NFL scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks discuss which NFL teams will be in the market for a new quarterback this offseason. The duo also looks ahead to Week 11 in the NFL and make their college football picks.
Former NFL scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks break down the close contests of Week 10 of the NFL as the playoff picture begins to take shape. The duo also discuss which college players are seeing their stock rising and falling.
134: LaMarr Woodley joins for scouting report, bad bodies
Former NFL linebacker LaMarr Woodley joins former NFL scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks to discuss more bad bodies, good players and his new show on NFL Network, Tackle My Ride. DJ also reminds Woodley of his college scouting report before the duo make their football picks for the weekend.
Former NFL scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks discuss which players are turning around their careers after trying rookie seasons. The duo also discuss what aspiring scouts can do when breaking down film and building player reports. Also, which teams are for real, and what's the secret for success at the cornerback position?
Former NFL scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks discuss how the success of building the Chicago Cubs and winning a title parallels with NFL teams. The duo also makes their projections for Week 9 of NFL action and college football.
131: Trade talk, Rodgers back on track and pass rushing keys
Former NFL scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks discuss why the New England Patriots traded linebacker Jamie Collins, how Aaron Rodgers has rebounded this season, and also the keys to rushing the passer and finishing off with a sack. The duo also continue to add to their "Good player, bad body" roster.
130: Bad body, good player, stars returning in NFL
Former NFL scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks preview the upcoming slate of NFL and college football games. The duo talks about NFL teams getting healthy as their best players return. Also, which great players don't exactly have bodies of steel? DJ and Bucky finally make their final push to assert themselves in the college football pick 'em challenge.
129: Tractors, trailers, team identities and QB whisperers
Have the Miami Dolphins found their offensive identity and how long can it last? Also, what the heck is the difference between a “tractor” quarterback and a “trailer” quarterback? Former NFL scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks break it down. The duo also discusses whether Gary Kubiak is the quarterback whisperer behind the play of Trevor Siemian and Brock Osweiler.
Former NFL scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks run down the upcoming slate of games in Week 7. The duo also chat about college football as conference standings, playoff positioning, draft status and Heisman hopefuls begin to materialize.
Former NFL scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks break down all the NFL Week 6 action, including talking about how poorly Blake Bortles has been playing. Later, NFL Network’s Reggie Wayne joins the show to talk about NCU and Miami’s matchup.
126: Who's for real in the NFL, who can turn things around?
Previewing Week 6 of the NFL season, former NFL scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks break down which one-loss team may struggle down the stretch, and what middle of the pack teams can make a playoff run. The duo also talks college football with a special guest.
125: Reggie Wayne weighs in on new look offenses, college football talk and more
NFL Network's Reggie Wayne joins former NFL scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks to discuss what makes the league's current stars special and how offenses have changed. The trio also provide insight on the action from Week 5 and look ahead to the upcoming slate of college match-ups.
122: Breaking into scouting, Week 4 NFL & CFB Talk
Former NFL scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks discuss how they began their careers in football and offer advice for those looking to get into scouting. The guys are then preview and predict the upcoming slate of Week 4 NFL games as well as their college football picks.
121: Week 3 Review & Undrafted with Jeremiah Allison
Former NFL scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks review the top performances from defenses and rookie quarterbacks thus far this season. The guys are then joined by Jeremiah Allison, one of the stars of the NFL Network show Undrafted, to talk about his journey from high school in Los Angeles, to college at Washington State, before chasing the NFL dream.
Former NFL scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks get you ready for this weekend's action by analyzing the biggest storylines from every game. The guys also debate if teams really should invest heavily in a quarterback before they pick the top week 4 college football games.
119: Hope or Nope: Which 0-2 teams still have a chance?
Former NFL scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks review Carson Wentz’s performance on Monday Night Football against the Bears as well as all of the week 2 action. The guys then play a game called “Hope or Nope” that decides which teams can bounce back from 0-2.
Former NFL Scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks take a look at the entire Week 2 slate through a scouting perspective and analyze the key matchup inside each game. Will Josh Norman travel this week against Dez Bryant? Can Rex Ryan get the Bills offense going against the Jets? The guys then dive into the huge weekend of college football.
117: Week 1 Review & Who is the best player in the NFL?
Former NFL scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks debate who is the best player in the league. The guys then break down all of the Week 1 action including the Steelers dominant offensive performance and the agelessness of Larry Fitzgerald.
Former NFL scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks get you ready for kickoff by breaking down the biggest storyline surrounding each match-up. The guys then pick the biggest games this weekend in the NFL and College Football.
Former NFL Scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks break down Marcus Mariota and Jameis Winston heading into their second season. The guys also rank the rookie quarterbacks based off of their preseason performances. DJ, Bucky, and Producer Sully wrap the show by giving their week 1 College Football picks.
Former NFL Scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks analyze rookie quarterbacks Jared Goff and Dak Prescott heading into the third week of the preseason. The guys also dive into the potential young talent in Tennessee and say farewell to Producer TD.
Former NFL scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks preview the opening week of preseason games. Then the guys debate if Jacksonville defensive lineman Dante Fowler and Chicago wide receiver Kevin White can bounce back in a big way for 2016.
Former NFL scout Daniel Jeremiah is joined by Dave Dameshek to debate if Clay Matthews or Julius Peppers deserve to be in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. DJ then teaches Shek about scouting terms before Dave comes up with a few of his own. The guys also preview the AFC North.
Former NFL Scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks debate what team is the greatest threat to the Patriots in the AFC East. The guys then go team by team and decide what player each franchise can’t afford to lose. DJ and Bucky then take you inside a scout’s job during preseason games
109: Best 5 Defensive Players & Buy or Sell: Hyped Teams by Division
Former NFL scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks each list their top 5 defensive players headed into the 2016 season. The guys also go around the league and either buy into the hype or sell the pretenders in each division. Plus, DJ and producer Sully congratulate Bucky on his winning team at The Opening.
Former NFL Scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks debate what rookies will have the most successful first year by position. The guys also take you inside a NFL scouts schedule in the spring and summer months preparing for the next season and draft. DJ and Bucky then wrap the show by breaking down a couple of 2017 prospects including Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson.
105: Top 3 draft surprises & rookie all-star teams
Former NFL Scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks talk about their 3 biggest surprises from the NFL Draft, and reveal their rookie all-star teams for both offense and defense. Then, the guys end with some draft night stories.
Former NFL Scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks breakdown the2016 NFL Draft, including the picks they liked and didn't like fromeach round. Then, to wrap the podcast they share each team's bestvalue pick from this years draft.
Daniel Jeremiah joins Bucky Brooks from a very windy Chicago
before the 2016 NFL Draft to break down the top ten from their
mocks and the latest buzz surrounding the draft. The guys also give
you the players to watch from the second and third days of the
Former NFL scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks break down the latest rumors surrounding the 2016 NFL draft, including why Christian Hackenberg is the perfect fit for the Cowboys. The guys then play a little game of true or false as they debate where a number of big-name prospects will land on draft day.
101: Rams-Titans trade fallout & favorite player by round
Former NFL scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks react to the blockbuster trade for the first overall pick between the Titans and Rams. The guys then give you their personal favorite players in the draft round by round. DJ and Bucky then wrap the show by breaking down their cornerback Red Stars of the Week and Bucky's latest mock draft.
Former NFL scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks share the latest draft movements for the biggest prospects in this year’s NFL draft in this week's “Stock Up, Stock Down”. Plus, they break the tie for prospects with the same draft grade and give us key names to look out for in the 2017 NFL Draft.
Former NFL Scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks give you their perfect two picks for teams in the NFC and AFC West. The guys also analyze trades they want to see in the 2016 NFL Draft. DJ and Bucky then fill you in on mid-round draft steals.
Former NFL scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks lead off the episode playing a game of “Blink Scouting”, sharing the first word that comes to mind for various players in this year’s draft. Then, the guys jump into some Prospect Roulette before wrapping the show breaking down some safety and offensive tackle prospects in this year's draft.
Former NFL scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks break down their NFC & AFC South perfect pairings. Plus, the guys discuss their top sleepers in the 2016 draft class. DJ & Bucky also give out their Red Star defensive tackle prospects and reveal the winner of the Move The Stick prospect bracket.
Former NFL scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks breakdown DJ’s latest mock draft and react to the biggest moves including Jared Goff sliding. Then, “Path to the Draft” producer Michael Berger joins the show to guess which popular 90’s R&B songs compare to the top prospects in the 2016 NFL Draft.
Former NFL scouts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks break down the latest news from the Ole Miss pro day. The guys then give you their perfect draft pairings for the AFC and NFC East. DJ and Bucky then discuss their Red Star safeties. The guys close with a preview of the final round of the MTS prospect bracket.