The Jim Rome Podcast

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70 - Ricky Williams - 2/20/2019
Episode 70 of the Jim Rome Podcast features Ricky Williams. The Heisman Trophy winner talked about his second life, the warrior mentality, competing on Big Brother, his favorite football coach, being the only member of the Saints 1999 draft class, and his complex relationship with marijuana. That conversation, plus another batch of listener voicemails. See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.
43 min
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69 - Jared Allen - 2/12/2019
Five-time Pro Bowl defensive end Jared Allen joins Jim Rome for Episode 69 of the Jim Rome Podcast. They discussed Allen chasing an Olympic bid in curling, his role in developing players in the AAF, his legendary mullet, taking down a wild boar, playing with Brett Favre, and his work with wounded warriors. That, plus another batch of listener voicemails. See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.
36 min
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68 - Ryan Holiday - 1/29/2019
Jim Rome is joined by best-selling author and media strategist Ryan Holiday for Episode 68. The in-demand adviser and speaker talks to Jim about dropping out of college, being a stoic, working with Nick Saban, his rise up the ranks as a 20-year-old at American Apparel, and setting goals for 2019. Plus, another batch of listener voicemails. See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.
45 min
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67 - Maury Povich - 1/22/2019
Iconic television personality Maury Povich joins The Jim Rome Podcast for Episode 67. They discuss his incredible run as a talk show host, his start in show business, his father, legendary Washington Post sportswriter Shirley Povich, his wife Connie Chung, and his incredible golf game. That, plus another batch of your voicemails. See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.
44 min
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66 - Pat Perez - 1/15/2019
PGA Tour Pro Pat Perez joined The Jim Rome Podcast for Episode 66, discussing life with his four-month-old daughter, Piper, being glossed Golf's Angriest Man, the backlash from commenting on Tiger Woods, how he met his wife Ashley, and his relationship with Anthony Kim. Plus, an extended batch of Listener Voicemails. See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.
46 min
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65 - Boomer Esiason - 1/8/2019
Boomer Esiason joins Jim Rome for Episode 65. The four-time Pro Bowler and former league MVP discusses the NFL postseason, his work with CBS and Showtime, and his son Gunnar. See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.
31 min
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64 - Kevin Hooks - 12/19/2018
The White Shadow's Kevin Hooks joined Jim Rome on Episode 64 to celebrate the 40-year anniversary of the iconic television series. Kevin discussed why the show was groundbreaking when it came out, why it is still groundbreaking today, and why the show still resonates with so many people. Plus, he told other incredible stories of his 50 years working in Hollywood—like directing Johnny Depp on 21 Jump Street fighting a bear. Plus, another batch of your listener voicemails. See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.
34 min
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63 - Teddy Atlas - 12/12/2018
Recent International Boxing Hall of Fame inductee Teddy Atlas joins Jim Rome for Episode 63. Atlas discusses the impact his father, Dr. Theodore Atlas, had on his life, the knife fight that almost killed him, learning from legendary trainer Cus D'Amato, Mike Tyson's career, and his return to training fighters. (Plus, another batch of listener voicemails.) See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.
42 min
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62 - Bobby Hurley - 12/5/2018
Arizona State head coach and basketball legend Bobby Hurley joins Jim Rome for Episode 62. Bobby discusses the Sun Devils' rivalry with Arizona, his team's ascent, and his program going forward. He also looks back at his amazing career, picking Duke over Seton Hall, matching up against UNLV, playing pick-up basketball in Jersey City, the car accident that changed his life, and his passion for thoroughbred racing. Plus, another batch of listener voicemails. See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.
33 min
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61 - Daniel Cormier - 11/28/2018
UFC light heavyweight and heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier joins Jim Rome for Episode 61. They discussed growing up in Louisiana, his rivalry with Jon Jones, retiring at age 40, being appreciated as one of the sport's all-time greats, Brock Lesnar's PED history, and what it's like to walk out of the tunnel and into the Octagon.   See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.
40 min
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60 - Eric Musselman - 11/21/2018
Nevada head coach Eric Musselman joins Jim Rome to discuss the season, following up a Sweet 16 appearance, recruiting in today's college basketball environment, staying in-shape, dealing with rejection, getting hit with hot dogs as a player, and his relationship with his late-father, Bill. Plus, another batch of listener voicemails. See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.
43 min
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59 - Billy Corben - 11/14/2018
Jim Rome is joined by filmmaker Billy Corben to talk about his new film Screwball. Corben breaks down the story of the Biogenesis scandal that implicated Manny Ramirez, Ryan Braun and Alex Ramirez among many others. Corben also talks about his home state of Florida and the ridiculous headlines it produces and his other hit films like Cocaine Cowboys and The U. See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.
39 min
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58 - Gary Payton - 11/7/2018
Jim Rome is joined by Hall of Famer Gary Payton. They discuss Gary's upbringing in Oakland, starting his NBA career in Seattle, the difference between being big and being street, learning from his father, and battling Michael Jordan and Larry Bird. Plus another batch of your voicemails. See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.
44 min
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57 - Gabe Polsky - 10/31/2018
Filmmaker Gabe Polsky sits down to discuss his new documentary In Search of Greatness, a film where he sat down with Wayne Gretzky, Pele, and Jerry Rice as he tried to figure out what it takes to make a transcendent athlete. Plus, another batch of listener voicemails.   See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.
51 min
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56 - Sean Casey - 10/24/2018
Episode 56 of the Jim Rome podcast features MLB Network analyst and 12-year big leaguer Sean Casey talking about the World Series, his colorful career, getting thrown out at first base from left field, taunting an entire bar of Chicago Cubs fans after eliminating the team from the postseason, plus much, much more. Your voicemails also return to the pod. See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.
50 min
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55 - David Feherty - 10/17/2018
Jim Rome is joined by golf broadcaster, best-selling author, television host, and stand-up comedian David Feherty for a wide-ranging conversation about golf, life, sobriety and the tragic loss of David’s son Shey. See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.
44 min
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54 - Pat McAfee - 10/10/2018
On Episode 54 former Colts punter turned documentarian and media mogul, Pat McAfee joins Jim Rome to talk about his new film, his best moments as a punter, and how Troy Polamalu ruined one of his dreams. All of that plus your voicemails. See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.
40 min
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53 - C. J. McCollum - 10/3/2018
Portland Trail Blazers guard CJ McCollum joins Jim Rome to talk about his eventful summer, last season's postseason disappointment, going viral with Kevin Durant on Twitter, and living the podcast life. All that, plus your voicemails. See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.
38 min
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52 - Eric Byrnes - 9/26/2018
Eleven-year MLB veteran and 12-time Ironman finisher Eric Byrnes joins the Jim Rome Podcast for Episode 52. Topics include Byrnes' relationship with Pat Tillman, playing high school sports with Tom Brady, and nearly getting into a bar brawl with former UFC champion Chuck Liddell. That, plus another batch of listener voicemails. See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.
53 min
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51 - Jermichael Finley - 9/19/2018
The former Green Bay Packer and Super Bowl champion joined Jim Rome for Episode 51 to discuss Aaron Rodgers, the injury that ended his career, and what he's been doing since retiring at the age of 27. That conversation, along with another batch of listener voicemails. See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.
26 min
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50 - Ron Cey - 9/12/2018
For the 50th episode of the Jim Rome Podcast, Jim was joined in-studio by his childhood idol, former Dodger great Ron Cey. The man known as The Penguin talked about his 1981 World Series title, coming up in the Dodger organization, and being traded to the Cubs. Jim remembered tailing Cey in his car through the San Fernando Valley as a teenager, until Cey eventually shook one of his biggest fans. That, and another batch of listener voicemails. See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.
49 min
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49 - DeAngelo Hall - 9/4/2018
Former Pro Bowler DeAngelo Hall joins the Jim Rome Podcast for Episode 49, discussing his 14-year career in the NFL, why he loves talking trash about Jay Cutler, the greatness of Sean Taylor, getting cut by Al Davis, and Jalen Ramsey's trash talk. That, plus another batch of your voicemails. See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.
51 min
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48 - Dan Wetzel - 8/28/2018
Yahoo Sports national columnist Dan Wetzel joins the Jim Rome Podcast for Episode 48 to discuss Urban Meyer and Ohio State, covering the downfall and death of Aaron Hernandez, and the emotional court room scene at Larry Nassar's trial. Dan defends his favorite beer, Busch Light, plus another batch of listener voicemails. See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.
73 min
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47 - Cliff Avril - 8/21/2018
Recently retired Super Bowl champion Cliff Avril joins the Jim Rome Podcast for Episode 47 to discuss life after football, the changes that are taking place with the Seahawks, and a variety of storylines around the NFL heading into the 2018 season. That, plus another batch of listener voicemails. See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.
42 min
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46 - Stephen A. Smith - 8/14/2018
ESPN commentator Stephen A. Smith joins the Jim Rome Podcast for Episode 46 to discuss his start as a beat reporter, his transition from print to TV, working with Skip Bayless, and how he retooled his career to become one of ESPN's most prominent personalities. See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.
47 min