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Fired Up! - Episode 64

Fired Up! - Episode 64

May 26, 2022

In this episode, The Fire Brigade started off recapping the exciting PGA Championship! (01:02)

Then, the team trotted over to the race track to wrap up this year's Preakness Stakes. (07:39)

Next, the team burned rubber to talk about the wild finish at the NASCAR All-Star race that took place this past weekend. (11:23)

Later, the guys headed over to the baseball diamond to give our early season takes on which teams/players are hot and which teams/players are not. (16:24)

Afterward, the crew discussed the current NHL playoff matchups for both the Eastern & Western conferences. We run through each of the 2nd round matchups and give our reactions to each of the series so far. (30:58)

We wrapped up the show with the panel analyzing the NBA playoff matchups for both the Eastern & Western conferences. We run through the Eastern & Western Conference Finals and predict who will be advancing to the NBA Finals. (40:10)

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Fired Up! - Episode 63

Fired Up! - Episode 63

May 20, 2022

In this episode, The Fire Brigade started off talking about the upcoming PGA Championship! (01:40)

Then, the team trotted over to the race track to talk about the 2nd leg of the Triple Crown, the Preakness Stakes. (10:57)

Next, the team burned rubber to talk about the NASCAR All-Star race taking place this weekend. (16:53)

Later, the guys headed over to the gridiron to give you our reactions to the 2022 NFL regular season schedule release. (21:43)

Afterward, the crew discussed the current NHL playoff matchups for both the Eastern & Western conferences. We run through each of the 2nd round matchups and give our reactions to each of the series so far and predict how the rest of the series might play out. (36:13)

We wrapped up the show with the panel analyzing the NBA playoff matchups for both the Eastern & Western conferences. We run through the Eastern & Western Conference Finals and give our reactions so far and predict who will be advancing to the NBA Finals. (47:54)

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Fired Up! - Episode 62

Fired Up! - Episode 62

May 6, 2022

In this episode, The Fire Brigade started off talking about our 2022 NFL Draft experience! (01:05)

Then, the guys headed over to the octagon to talk about the upcoming UFC 274 event live from Phoenix, Arizona. (20:00)

Next, the team trotted over to the race track to talk about this year's edition of the Kentucky Derby. (25:16)

Afterward, the crew discussed the current NHL playoff matchups for both the Eastern & Western conferences. We run through each of the 1st round matchups and give our reactions to each of the series so far and predict how the rest of the games might play out. (31:00)

We wrapped up the show with the panel analyzing the NBA playoff matchups for both the Eastern & Western conferences. We run through each of the 2nd round matchups and give our reactions to each of the series so far and predict who will be advancing to the next round. (41:43)

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Fired Up! - Episode 61

Fired Up! - Episode 61

April 21, 2022

In this episode, The Fire Brigade started off talking about the current NHL playoff picture! (00:52)

Then, the guys headed over to the football field with some insight into the 2022 NFL Draft.  We discuss who we think the New York Jets, New York Giants, Carolina Panthers, Atlanta Falcons, and Seattle Seahawks will target with picks 4 through 10. (12:29)

Next, the team headed over to the hardwood to talk about who we think will bring home some of the NBA regular season awards. (37:16)

We wrapped up the show with the panel analyzing the NBA playoff matchups for both the Eastern & Western conferences. We run through each of the 1st round matchups and give our reactions to each of the series so far and predict how the rest of the games might play out. (52:36)

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Fired Up! - Episode 60

Fired Up! - Episode 60

April 15, 2022

In this episode, The Fire Brigade started off remembering the late Dwayne Haskins, who was tragically killed over the weekend! (00:48)

Then, the guys switched it over to some golf talk to give a quick recap of the 2022 Master's golf tournament this past weekend. (04:17)

Next, the team headed over to the gridiron to talk about the upcoming revival of the USFL football league. (11:42)

Afterward, the crew continued our football discussion with some insight into the 2022 NFL Draft.  We discuss who we think the Jacksonville Jaguars, the Detroit Lions, and the Houston Texans might target with picks 1, 2, and 3. (28:38)

We continued our mixed bag of sports topics with some talk about the recent firing of Los Angeles Lakers head coach, Frank Vogel. (42:57)

We wrapped up the show with the panel analyzing the NBA playoff matchups for both the Eastern & Western conferences. We give our predictions of who will win each of the matchups, players to watch, and ultimately who we think will be hoisting the Larry O'Brien trophy at the end. (46:14)

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Fired Up! - Episode 59

Fired Up! - Episode 59

April 7, 2022

In this episode, The Fire Brigade started off recapping the exciting Final Four & National Championship games in the NCAA men's basketball tournament! (00:56)

Then, the guys stuck with college basketball and talked about the recent hire of former St. Peter's head coach, Shaheen Holloway, at his alma mater, Seton Hall. (09:45)

Next, the team switched to the octagon to preview the upcoming UFC 273 event, live from Jacksonville, Florida. (14:16)

Afterward, the crew got into some discussion surrounding Bruce Arians taking a different role with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. (19:28)

We continued our mixed bag of sports topics with some talk about golf's 1st major of the season, The Master's golf tournament live from Augusta, Georgia. (27:40)

We wrapped up the show with the panel analyzing the current NBA playoff situations and scenarios for the Eastern & Western conferences. (40:23)

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Fired Up! - Episode 58

Fired Up! - Episode 58

March 31, 2022

First, The Fire Brigade welcomed a fill-in host back to the show, Hunter Hooper!  We also welcomed a new guest host to the show, Mitch Yake, better known as Scottie. (00:46)

In this episode, The Fire Brigade started off talking about one last NFL free agency trade with Tyreek Hill being traded to the Miami Dolphins. (01:15)

Then, the guys stuck with the NFL and talked about the recent change to the overtime rule for the NFL playoffs starting next season. (11:00)

Next, the team recapped the 2nd weekend of the men's NCAA basketball tournament.  We dived deep into some surprising teams, some disappointing teams, the biggest upsets, and more. (22:05)

We wrapped up the show with the panel analyzing the two Final Four games this weekend in the men's NCAA basketball tournament.  We go into the keys for each game and who we like to pull out the wins. (35:45)

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Fired Up! - Episode 57

Fired Up! - Episode 57

March 23, 2022

In this episode, The Fire Brigade started off talking about more NFL free agency news with Davante Adams headed to the Raiders, Deshaun Watson headed to the Browns, and Matt Ryan headed to the Colts! (00:45)

Then, the guys recapped the 1st weekend of the men's NCAA basketball tournament.  We dive deep into some surprising teams, some disappointing teams, the biggest upsets, and more. (23:34)

We wrapped up the show with the panel discussing the upcoming Sweet 16 games in the men's NCAA basketball tournament.  We go into the keys for every game and give you some players to keep an eye on as the tournament field dwindles down. (39:01)

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Fired Up! - Episode 56

Fired Up! - Episode 56

March 17, 2022

In this episode, The Fire Brigade started off with a quick recap of the Players Championship golf tournament! (00:48)

Next, the show switched to ice hockey to review the three-quarter mark in the NHL's regular season.  We dive into our picks for Stanley Cup champions, MVP winner, most surprising team, and most disappointing team. (04:34)

Our focus then shifted to the MLB to talk about the end of the lockout and rule changes as a result of the owners & players coming to an agreement. (12:16)

Then, the guys talked about more NFL free agency news with Khalil Mack headed to the Chargers, Amari Cooper headed to the Browns, and Tom Brady officially unretiring after only 40 days. (21:20)

We wrapped up the show with the panel discussing the bracket in this year's NCAA March Madness Tournament.  The crew goes deep into the matchups, paths to the Final Four, who was seeded well, and finally who got snubbed by the NCAA selection committee. (32:18)

Last, but not least, the Fired Up! podcast is hosting a March Madness Bracket Challenge and can be found by clicking on this link. The challenge is free to enter and we are giving away prizes to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd.  Even if you know nothing about basketball, please still join in on the action!

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Fired Up! - Episode 55

Fired Up! - Episode 55

March 10, 2022

In this episode, The Fire Brigade started off with a quick preview of this weekend's Players Championship golf tournament! (00:51)

Next, the show switched to the basketball court to review the three-quarter mark in the NBA regular season.  We dive into our picks for NBA champions, MVP winner, most surprising team, and most disappointing team. (08:33)

Our focus then shifted to the NFL to talk about some big NFL news.  Aaron Rodgers is staying put in Green Bay, Russell Wilson is headed to Denver, and Carson Wentz has a new home in Washington. (25:50)

We wrapped up the show with the panel once again playing the game of In or Out, where we gave our arguments for teams that are on the bubble to potentially make or miss the NCAA tournament in a few days. (40:07)

Last, but not least, the Fired Up! podcast is hosting a March Madness Bracket Challenge and can be found by clicking on this link. The challenge is free to enter and we are giving away prizes to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd.  Even if you know nothing about basketball, please still join in on the action!

If you enjoyed the show, please give us a follow on our Podbean page in order to tune in live next week.  Also, follow us on Facebook or on Instagram to stay up to date about upcoming shows, contests, and more!

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