Comedians Pat Barker and Jeff Sewing co-host a weekly podcast looking at the world of sports in a way that's both informative and fun. It's infunative. (Please listen despite our use of "infunative")
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In episode 176, Pat and Jeff discuss a ridiculous start to MLB Free Agency and take some shots on what comes next.
In episode 175, Pat and Jeff discuss, LeBron wanting NONE of that smoke, coming to grips with that the NFL plain stinks, and then discuss a topic that punches well above their weight. Also... Later... Can we please stop pretending Taysom Hill is good? Someone is going to do something stupid like give him $95 million...…
Episode 174 and we're discussing Cam Newton's big return, a horrifyingly bad week of NFL football, and buying and selling NBA STONKS. Later in the show, a tip of the cap to a completely out of his mind Scottie Pippen!
In episode 173, Pat and Jeff discuss Aaron Rodgers finding Jesu... I mean Joe Rogan, MLB free agency, and press the panic button on a few surprisingly bad starts in the NBA. Later in the show, basketball is more fun with the Warriors, a look and the AFC North, and the Browns ask anyone if they want #FreeOBJ…
In episode 172, Pat and Jeff discuss Scottie Pippen's book, the new and improved NBA, and where the Saints go from here. Later in the show, OBJ's dad and LeBron James call for a trade that never comes and of course, there's your World Series champion Atlanta Braves.
In episode 171, Pat and Jeff discuss the World Series match up between the Atlanta Braves and the Cheater Cheatingtons, turn the page on another chapter of the Ben Simmons novella, and point and laugh at the Lakers thing going exactly like everyone thought it would. Later in the show, where does DeShaun Watson end up, and what in tarnashin' happene…
In episode 170, Pat and Jeff take a look at the ridiculous season story of the Chicago Sky, talk MLB Championship Series, and preview what's to come for the AFC West. Later in the show, NBA basketball is here, but Kyrie Irving isn't. Let's talk about that.
In episode 169, Pat and Jeff discuss the MLB playoffs, NFL Week 5, and wait a minute! That's John Gruden's music! Later in the show, Pat is sad about Ben Simmons and Alabama lost and that's never not good.
It's episode 168 and Pat and Jeff are talking all things baseball with the MLB playoffs underway!
Yeah. That's right. I forgot to post this. But now it's here. Soooo... yeah. Let's go.
In episode 166, Pat and Jeff talk about everything. Every single sports thing that's happened for 3 weeks. All of it is in here. Yes, Pat rants on Ben Simmons. Yes, Pat makes Jeff rant about the Bears. It's seriously all in here folks. We're back. Lets get it.
In Episode 165, Pat and Jeff finally breakdown the MLB Trade Deadline and the NBA Offseason. Also, did you know, the Olympics happened?! Later in the show, Pat is all in on his beloved Phillies and then they answer which stadium they would live in to record their album.
In episode 164, Pat and Jeff discuss the NBA Champion Bucks and what it means for basketball moving forward, Simone Biles's decision, and YOUR Cleveland Guardians! Later in the show, Javy Baez rows his boat, MLB Trade Deadline, and the NFL's new Covid rules.
In episode 163, the Finals are coming to a close, Giannis is the goods, the Olympics might go away, and you should really get vaccinated! Later in the show, Pat and Jeff review Space Jam!
In Episode 162, we talk Home Run Derby, NBA Finals, and bad Olympic basketball. Later in the show, Connor McGregor is a loser and do the birds return??? Find out now!
We're back for episode 161! We're talking NBA Finals, Ohtani, Olympics, and college athletes finally getting a chance to make some money. And then... Pat saw a goldfinch... this here is a can't miss.
It's episode 160 and we talk about everything from whatever Paul brother hugged Floyd Mayweather for an hour and some very fun NBA playoffs and baseball's new cheating thing which is apparently the only time most people care about baseball and oh yeah, we're both dads now!
In episode 159, we discuss the start of the NBA Playoffs, Phil Mickelson being old, and Kwame Brown being terrifying. Later in the show, Jacob deGrom's fun little trip to the minors and Pat makes a hell of a pitch for a show you have to check out on YouTube.
In episode 158, Pat and Jeff talk NBA Playoffs, the possible A's to Vegas move, and scream at each other about Tim Tebow. Later in the show, it's not that you should give horses steroids, it's just that this time it's really funny that Bob guy did.
In episode 157, we talk NFL draft in which Ryan Pace very clearly is begging Jeff to come back to the Bears, future Jeopardy host Aaron Rodgers, and the Tony La Russa hire ending up exactly like literally everyone thought the Tony La Russa hire would end up. Later in the show, Pat puts together a game that I guess decides whether or not Jeff will b…
We discuss the upcoming NFL Draft, the no-hitter that isn't, and the fight that can destroy boxing for good. Later in the show, Pat devises a game that helps Jeff choose the new face of baseball.
In episode 155, Pat gets the episode number wrong and we talk Steph Curry's ridiculous stretch, early MLB season trends, Alex Smith calling it a career and I guess YouTube boxing? Later in the show brings the return of 24/7 in which Jeff tries to win for the first time ever.
In episode 154 we talk about the Nuggets prospects with Jamal Murray's ACL tear, the NBA Players hating the play in games, the MLB players hating replay, and neither of us watching Wrestlemania!
In episode 153, it's all back! Pat, Jeff, the music, a really weird opening conversation and of course, the sports. We talk NCAA Tournament, Major League Baseball's first week, and Kevin Durant vs. Michael Rappaport the corniest corn cob of cornieness that's ever corned. Later in the show, the final champion of the Coronavirus Tournament of Everyth…
In episode 152, we preview the upcoming MLB season, talk tournament, and ANDY DALTON?!?! Later in the show, the CTE continues annnnnnnd ANDY DALTON?!?!?!?
The return of Pat and Jeff for episode 151! We're talking NBA All-Star game, NFL, friggin Olympics, we've got it all including the return of the Coronavirus Tournament of Everything! Good to see you all again!
In episode 150, we talk about the Super Bowl.. that was... something, Tom Brady, Trevor Bauer, and a really dumb NBA All-Star Game plan. Later in the show, four HUGE upsets in the CTE!
Episode 149 and we're talking about the big game, the big trade (Stafford), and of course the Cardinals paid nothing for Nolan freaking Arenado... I'm fine. Later in the show the CTE continues as a new favorite races into the picture.
In Episode 148 we discuss the Super Bowl match up, the fallout for the Packers, and the silliness of the Baseball Hall of Fame. Later in the episode, how the hell did Leon Spinks beat Ali? Did we solve Earl Weaver's rant? The Coronavirus Tournament of Everything continues!
In Episode 147, Pat and Jeff discuss the NFC and AFC Championship games, all that is the Brooklyn Nets, and maybe don't "meet the Mets". The CTE continues as Jeff's tournament slowly drives Pat insane.
In episode 146, we expertly discuss the one college football game we watched all year, the Texans and Deshaun Watson, and does Kyrie Irving even like basketball. Later in the show, Pat faces a gauntlet of tough match-ups in the CTE.
Episode 145, we talk about a fantastic (mostly) NFL first round, more Astros cheating, and Jeff's conspiracy theory about the Francisco Lindor trade. Later on, another quadrant of the bracket is chosen and we find another front runner.
Episode 144 is loud and screamy. We yell NBA, NFL, and Jeff snaps. Later in the show, we may have found a leader in the clubhouse for Coronavirus Tournament of Everything 3!
Episode 143 and we're talking the cramp (poop) game, the NBA's upcoming season, and a new name for the baseball team in Cleveland. Later in the show, the beginning of Coronavirus Tournament of Everything (CTE) 3 with a nice upset or two in round one!
In episode 142 we reveal the participants in CTE 3!
In episode 141 we're talking COVID just destroying the NFL and then tell you how we would shape the future of sports. Big announcement at the end! Kind of.
Everything NBA, NFL, and MLB. Seriously, everything we could think of it's all in there. You want some crap about the NBA Draft? Boom, it's in there. How about that baseball player kidnapping his own daughter? Yup. All that and we finish off our second Coronavirus Tournament of Everything!
One from 140, we talk NBA trade insanity, a bad NBA Draft, and Kim Ng making history. Later in the show, Theo Epstein's ability to leave just before he has to clean up his own mess is unrivaled.
Episode 138 and oh my god that Tony LaRussa hire is hysterical. Also, maybe there's hope on the horizon for the terrible NFL and Pat brings games back! Oh and we set our final 4 in the CTE (kind of).
Episode 138 and we're not sure there will be a 139! We talk NFL, your world champion Dodgers, the Sixers big off season, and the Chicago White Sox making the dumbest managerial hire in a VERY long time. Later in the show, listener Matt joins us to help us get down to the Elite 8 of the CTE tournament!…
We're talking World Series, the demise of the Patriots, and trying to figure out if anyone cares about that Khabib guy. Later on, the CTE returns with a BARNBURNER of a first matchup!
Episode 136 and we're discussing the Lakers championship, the World Series match up brought to you by karma, and the NFL which is basically one good conference and a bunch of nasty crap. Later in the episode is our toughest CTE match ups yet! We're back babay!!!!!!
Episode 135, it's basically a grab bag where we desperately beg the baseball gods to stop the Astros. We talk NBA Finals and NFL too (Ooof... Dak.) but like seriously... if there's justice in the world, please stop the Astros.
We've got big news in episode 134! We also talk about what is shaping up to be a disappointing NBA Finals, a really interesting MLB Divisional playoff round, and Pat gives his thoughts on the Sixers hiring Doc!
Episode 133 is all about Pat's new gig, the NBA's Finals Four, the three good NFL teams, and the final days of baseball's regular season. The CTE also advances to round 2! Leggo!
In their 132nd episode, Pat and Jeff discuss the NBA Playoffs, the upcoming NFL season, and that tennis guy hitting that lady in the throat. Later in the episode, they conclude round one of the Coronavirus Tournament of Everything!
In their 131st episode, Pat and Jeff talk NBA playoffs, MLB Trade Deadline, and get in to it over a fan question. Later in the show, the CTE continues and they agree on nothing.
In episode 130, Pat and Jeff discuss Luka, the Lost Angeles Angels, and of course... the Sixers. Later in the episode, they knock out one more corner of the CTE bracket.
In their 129th episode, Pat and Jeff discuss the NBA Playoffs, baseball getting back on track, and our new god Fernando Tatis Jr. Later in the episode, one of our listeners brings back the beloved Coronavirus Tournament of Everything!!!
In their 128th episode, Pat and Jeff talk about all the Cardinals games they watched last week, the weird college football obsession, and of course and forever... Bubble Dame.