Mariotti Show Replay: Wednesday, Jan. 29th
Missed part of the show? Here?s a rewind of the program on January 29, 2014.
The Mariotti Show streams live M-F noon to 3 ET.
Hour One on The Jay Mariotti Show: January 29, 2014:
BEAST MODE GOES LEAST MODE
-- Once again, Lynch a media sourpuss
-- Teammate Robinson tries to add levity
-- Out after six minutes, climbs over chairs
-- Most important Seattle player in matchup
-- Does this help or hurt Lynch's preparation?
-- Has had off-field issues, trying to avoid
-- Making headlines for not talking
-- Sherman made headlines for too much talking
PLAYERS AVOIDING SCANDALS
-- Bunch of Broncos clubbing until wee hours Tuesday
-- No problems, though not back until after 3 a.m.
-- Last night before 1 p.m. curfew
-- Nothing to do in Jersey CIty
CONTRAST OF SEAHAWKS, BRONCOS
-- Seattle more brash and freewheeling, more headlines
-- Lynch, Sherman, Carroll
-- Denver has grounded equilibrium
-- Manning, Elway, Fox
-- How does that play into Sunday night?
-- Projected temperatures warming a bit for game
-- Looks like Snowsteria was overblown
-- Want a game not overwhelmed by weather
-- So Manning vs. Legion of Boom can play out
DON'T FORGET: GREAT MATCHUP
-- Most prolific of all QBs vs. brute-force defense
-- Can't think of more tantalizing SB matchup
Hour Two on The Jay Mariotti Show: January 29, 2014:
ELWAY AND MANNING ATTACHED AT HIP
-- Not enough made of Elway's brilliance as football man
-- Three years, phenomenal job
-- Spent much too long selling cars and steaks
-- Surrounded Manning with weapons and decent defense
-- Possible history: First to win SB MVP and title as executive
-- How does Goodell handle it at State of League address?
-- Risks public-relatons problem if defends $765 m settlement
INTERVIEW WITH JIM LITKE, ASSOCIATED PRESS
JONATHAN MARTIN SPEAKS
-- There can be no defense of Incognito
-- Racial, sexual taunts, incorporating mother and sister
-- He'll be traded, Incognito run out of NFL
-- League needs to issue official response
Hour Three on The Jay Mariotti Show: January 29, 2014:
SHOULD NFL RETURN TO COLD-WEATHER CITY?
-- Have no problem with cold-weather game
-- A cold-weather week is a different story
-- Can't do this in brain-freeze places: Chicago, Minneapolis
-- Media sound miserable, traffic and logistics difficult
-- No one sympathizes with media
DURANT VS. LEBRON
-- Finally, relief from Super Bowl
-- Must-watch game
-- Durant phenomenon amazing, without Westbrook
-- LeBron challenged, Durant is MVP at moment
-- Heat strategically resting Wade, health in playoffs?
INTERVIEW WITH STAN VAN GUNDY, NBC SPORTS RADIO
-- LeBron, Heat
-- Are teams tanking?
-- Is this draft worth tanking for?
-- Stern's legacy
-- Why should Kobe return this season
-- When is Stan returning to coaching?
ANOTHER NHL OUTDOOR GAME
-- Yankee Stadium, Part 2
-- Overkill, Gary Bettman
SUPER BOWL RECAP
Chat with us online: