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Mariotti Show Replay: Monday, Dec. 16th

Missed part of the show? Heres a rewind of the program on December 16, 2013.

The Mariotti Show streams live M-F noon to 3 ET.

Hour One on The Jay Mariotti Show: December 16, 2013:


-- One outstanding team, Seattle, and a lot of skittish teams in limbo

-- Failed opportunities by Dallas, Philly, NE, Cincy, New Orleans


-- Somebody should be fired. This collapse was that ugly.

-- Romo, Cowboys officially biggest joke in league, blow huge halftime lead

-- Surest bet in league: They will self-destruct in December

-- Do not defend Romo two INTS, last 3 minutes

-- Checked out of run on second INT

-- Cowboys didn't run at end, on in 2nd half, when could bleed clock

-- Murray was gaining seven per carry all day

-- How throw 48 times when lead 26-3, 29-10, 36-24 in second half?

-- Bryant, storms off, apologizes on Twitter

-- Defense continues to be god-awful

-- Jones, ultimately the problem, won't talk Garrett, blames media

-- Packers win without Rodgers, get him back this week?

-- Lacy, big-time RB

-- Flynn bails them out again


-- Would have locked down NFC East, but defense gagged again in Minnesota

-- No Adrian Peterson, Gerhart, lost to Matts Cassell and Asiata. Ugh.


-- After all the tumult, Dolphins positioned for playoffs

-- Give Philbin credit for settling ship, amid bullying probe

-- Brady's latest comeback bid foiled

-- Can't win on road in playoffs, 20 ppg

-- Cursed afterward, left early, missed Gronkowski red zone, frystrated

-- Patriots blow shot at No. 1 seed, should be No. 2 seed with Cincy loss


-- Had chance to get No. 2 seed, typically flopped

-- Look like No. 3 AFC team, vs. Miami-Baltimore survivor

-- Weren't ready to play, 2-10 in last 12 divisional road games


-- Aren't same team on road, have to go to Carolina

-- Average 33 at home, 18 on road

-- May end up with No. 5 seed, on road

-- Brees 3 picks, 2 in first two series, numbers way down on road

-- First 7 games, Saints forced 15 TOs for 48 pts. 0 sacks, TOs Sunday, only two takeways last seven games. Bad sign.


-- Host Saints next week, say they're better

-- Win next two, get No. 2 seed


-- Cutler was right call, though started slowly with two INTs

-- Reports of division in locker room, Glazer is Urlacher buddy

-- Cutler future still up in air, won't franchise-tag him


-- Cousins, three turnovers vs. Atl defense with 5 rookies

-- Seven Washington TOs, distractions in QB change

-- If showcasing Cousins, shouldn't go to OT?


-- Get a taste of Super Bowl venue in seven weeks

-- There was snowstorm Sat, field clear, Wilson wanted to play in snow

-- 23-0 shutout, held Giants to 181

-- 6-2 on road, 6-0 at home, who's going to beat them? Maybe SF, that's it

-- Sherman admits, thought about Super Bowl in NY

-- Wilson, soaring as MVP candidate, still behind Manning


-- Eli, really regressing last two years, 25 more INTs

-- Manning tells media to watch tape, not all his fault

-- Time for overhaul

-- Coughlin, does he want to be part of this?

-- Lawrence Taylor says it's time for Coughlin to go


-- Maintain the course, look like No. 6 NFC seed whatever

-- Kaepernick, just wins, hands ball to Gore, pass and run


-- Look like No. 5 AFC seed, at Indianapolis

-- Jamaal Charles, best back in league

-- Reid, remarkable job, after Belcher, turnover in front office

-- Defense getting healthier -- threat to Denver in second round?


-- Huge game, although more mediocrity

-- D-Day for Jim Schwartz, job future, after Chi and GB wins

-- Baltimore has struggled on road, 1-4

-- Calvin Johnson, 28, called ``old'' by Matt Elam, 22. Dumb.


-- Schiano, falling apart again. Fired Dungy, Gruden, keep him?

-- Shanahan, Frazier, Munchak, Allen, Ryan


Hour Two on The Jay Mariotti Show: December 16, 2013:


-- Until Jones hires all-encompassing football guy, this is who they are


-- Painted it where he left on own terms, but pushed out under pressure

-- Admits program slid, no longer top five

-- Supposedly AD made it his decision

-- Too many distractions, too much pulling

-- Wealthiest sports program in country

-- Longhorn Network, needs telegenic and energy guy

-- Need a wow hire. But who?

-- Shaw says staying at Stanford. NFL awaits him

-- Jimbo Fisher makes most sense, has most cache


-- Got his money, among biggest coaching contracts in sports

-- Has his autonomy, wouldn't handle Texas politics well

-- Can we dare say he's there for good?


-- Sad, empty Heisman moment

-- Too many people judging when never charged

-- 115 keep off ballots, still fifth-largest winning margin

-- Carroll's speech went awry: Gov. Scott won't order special look

-- Winston, gave bumpy but heartfelt speech, ``trust the process''

-- A torn, tortured drama

-- Wants to play baseball and football on highest levels

-- How would QB do that at same time? Wilson plan: Split career later


-- Voted for Winston, voted himself third

-- Sounds like he has grown up, talked at length about maturity and dealing with crazy life

-- Says won't go to NFL if not first-rounder. He will be.

-- Mingled with adult Heisman winners


Hour Three on The Jay Mariotti Show: December 16, 2013:


-- Combined comeback, health risk, record-breaking year, class, popularity, humor, commercials

-- Ortiz close, wonderful deeds for Boston and Mr. October, but had PED issue


-- Wants to play in NFL and MLB at same time

-- Says can't play one without other

-- Like Russell Wilson, should consider playing football, then baseball

-- An NFL QB can't double-dip


-- Was suffering from CTE when committed suicide

-- CTE normally associated with contact sports football, boxing, hockey

-- Another chilling story of concussion after-effects

-- Stop throwing at heads. Good call on catcher collisions

-- First baseball player to have brain studied


-- Choo, Cruz

-- Pitchers

-- Tanaka decision on posting rules, Yankees


-- Shawn Thornton gets 15 for attacking Orpik

-- Hockey has CTE crisis

-- Why did decision take so long?

-- Players should be banned


-- Early test for Doc, defense

-- Could be West preview

-- OKC 12-0 at home, won 14 of 15, Durant-Westbrook never better together

-- Portland, for real

-- Pacers at Heat on Wed


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