Legendary Giants defensive end Leonard Marshall and former Cowboys offensive lineman Dale Hellestrae join Mike and Seth on Radio Row in New York to talk about the differences between a “real” 3-4 defense and the type that Wade Phillips runs. They also discuss the Herschel Walker trade, and contrast playing for Bill Parcells and Jimmy Johnson.
ESPN’s Linda Cohn joins MaD Radio to talk about working at ESPN, doing a podcast, and the benefits of people doing their own writing. Oh yeah, and she argues with Mike about Peyton Manning.
Greg Cosell joined MaD Radio to talk about his take on Matt Schaub’s performance this season. He also looked at Case Keenum’s future in the league and insists Keenum is in the eye of the beholder. Cosell looked ahead at the draft and gave his take on players like Teddy Bridgewater, Johnny Manziel, and Blake Bortles. He also weighed in on Ryan Mallet and Kirk Cousins.
Brian Geltzieler, HoopsCritic.com, joined MaD Radio to talk some NBA. He discussed the trade rumors on Rondo and the possibility of him coming to the Rockets. Geltzieler discussed the fact that the Rockets are a very young team and thinks they will be much better next year and moving forward. He also took a look at other teams around the league.
Hub Arkush of Pro Football Weekly joined MaD Radio and told Seth and Mike that no QB in this year’s draft is worth the #1 overall pick.
Mike and Seth discuss the end of an era in Houston Football as the Texans closed out an awful season and Dwyane Wade’s new baby got the guys rolling.
Adam Lefkoe of WHAS in Louisville tells MaD Radio that he expects possible Texans QB target and Louisville underclassman Teddy Bridgewater to declare for the NFL Draft
The Coaching Carousel lands on Bill O’Brien and Matt Maisel of WJAC Sports Johnstown/Altoona/State College joined MaD Radio to discuss the latest. Matt tells us that the Penn State community believes Bill O’Brien will be the next Head Coach of the Houston Texans.
Mike takes issue with the Fox affiliate’s choice of games this Sunday. Saints vs. Bucs wouldn’t have been his first choice.
Paul Bessire of Predictionmachine.com joined MaD Radio to talk about the likelihood that the Texans will lose to the Titans on Sunday. He also discussed the impact of Tony Romo being out on the Cowboys’ chances moving forward. He also took a look at a lot of the teams going into the playoff picture.