Russell Baxter joined Ted Johnson and Brien Straw to discuss football stats with the guys. He talked about the numbers of why defensive teams win out over offensive teams. Baxter talked about all the things that lead to the Seahawks blowing out the Broncos in the Super Bowl. He also talked about how the Texans can emulate the success the Seahawks has had moving forward especially with regards to their draft picks.
Houston Chronicle writer David Barron joined Ted Johnson and Brien Straw to talk about the complicated legal situation with Comcast and Houston Sports teams. He discussed that it’s very up in the air how long it might take to reach a settlement. Barron said they are working hard to reach a settlement but they still aren’t sure when the viewing situation will be changed so more people can view the local games.
Comedian Frank Caliendo joined Ted Johnson and Brien Straw on Radio Row. He talked sports and did plenty of impressions as well. Frank discussed that he’s going to do an impression of Bill Belichick which brought back memories for Ted.
Former Pro Bowler Will Shields joined Ted Johnson and Brien Straw on Radio Row. He talked about new Texans coach Bill O’Brien. He also reminisced about his days playing football and memorable guys along the way.
Alfred Williams, 104.3 The Fan Denver, joined Ted Johnson and Brien Straw on Radio Row. He talked about cold weather Super Bowls and how they factor into the game. Williams thinks London is a viable place to have an NFL team. He also credited John Elway for talking to the Broncos several times this season and keeping them on the right track.
Dan Greenspan joined Ted Johnson and Brien Straw on Radio Row. He discussed his thoughts on what Bill O’Brien will and should do with the first round draft pick. Greenspan talked about aspects of prospects like Teddy Bridgewater. He also talked about how it’s very important to have an elite quarterback in the NFL today.
Brock Huard joined Ted Johnson and Brien Straw on Radio Row. He thinks Teddy Bridgewater is a really good candidate for the Texans and Bill O’Brien. Huard thinks the Seahawks defense has the advantage over the Broncos offense in the Super Bowl. He gave his predictions for the Super Bowl.
Jim Gray, Westwood One, joined Ted Johnson and Brien Straw on Radio Row. He thinks Erin Andrews did a great job in the situation with Richard Sherman in his post game interview. Gray said he doesn’t think the producer did anything wrong to pull the coverage away from that interview when things seemed heated.
Troy Aikman joined Ted Johnson and Brien Straw on Radio Row. He talked about whether or not he would want to take on a coaching job if one were present to him. Aikman said he thinks that the way Peyton Manning performs in cold weather has been over hyped by the media.
Jim Miller, Sirius XM, joined Ted Johnson and Brien Straw on Radio Row. He talked about how Pete Carroll and the Seahawks are not fazed by their lack of experience in Super Bowls. Miller talked about how formidable Peyton Manning has been in the red zone and factors that the Seahawks will really have to keep in check on Sunday. Miller also discussed his experiences with Bill Belichick over the years.