The executive vice president of football operations for the Denver Broncos, John Elway, dials in to chat with Rich Eisen fresh off his team’s shootout win in Dallas. Elway talks about the near perfect season quarterback Peyton Manning is having, how Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo made the Broncos’ defense look foolish at times, and how important Pro Bowl linebacker Von Miller’s return will be for his team.
Next up, Penn State football coach Bill O’Brien phones in to discuss his Nittany Lions homecoming contest this Saturday with the Michigan Wolverines. The 2012 Coach of the Year has strong ties to the National Football League, spending four years under Bill Belichick as an offensive coach and coordinator. O’Brien discuses what this time in New England meant for him now as a young head coach, while he tries to rebuild a program and restore the glory in Happy Valley. The B1G showdown this weekend in State College has special significance for the #REP, with Eisen being a Michigan Alumnus, and podcast producer Chris Law graduating from Penn State.
The podcast rounds out with NFL Media columnist Michael Silver, who discusses the latest news and notes from around the league. Silver and the podcast crew discuss the fallout in Atlanta following their Monday night meltdown against the Jets. The guys then get you ready for all the Week 6 action, including a preview of “Thursday Night Football” in Chicago, where the Giant… Read