The Boys give their opening weekend recap, talk LeBron and the Lakers, and much more!
One of the highlights of the opening night for the AAF came in the San Antonio Commanders and San Diego Fleet game. Yes, Mike Bercovici getting hit so hard his […]
IT'S OPENING WEEKEND IN THE ALLIANCE OF AMERICAN FOOTBALL LEAGUE! The Boys go over the opening weekend. They make all their picks and predictions!
Well, it all started a few days after my previous Power Rankings. On January 28th, Anthony Davis had informed the Pelicans that he would not re-sign with them this coming offseason […]
Episode 12 | Where was Todd Gurley and would making a trade for Anthony Davis be good or bad for the Milwaukee Bucks?
The Boys have a special guest tonight....Bill. Bill, Bop & Goose talk Super Bowl LIII, the disappearance of Todd Gurley, and what making a trade for Anthony Davis would mean for the Bucks.
It's SUPER BOWL SUNDAY! The Boys go over prop bets and give their Super Bowl LIII Preview!
The Boys go over their Orlando Apollos Preview, and "Bears Whiteboard."
The Boys go over their quick hitting questions, talk about all the Pittsburgh Steelers drama, and give their Top-5 Super Bowl Players.
The Boys go over their Atlanta Legends Preview, and "Bears Whiteboard"
The Boys go over their quick hitting questions, talk the top-3 athletes they'd hangout with on a golf trip, and the Anthony Davis drama.
The Boys go over their Arizona Hotshots Preview, recap the NFL conference championships, and more!
The Boys go over their quick hitting questions, talk about what 'Philly should do with Carson Wentz and Nick Foles, and talk about news & notes from the week!
Pretty good week of NBA basketball! Solid headlines and Harden is still rollin’! The Warriors take over the top spot, the Thunder are back in, and the Pacers are in […]
The Boys give their Birmingham Iron Preview, make their NFL Conference Championship picks, and MORE!
The Boys go over their quick hitting questions, the college football transfer portal, and a game of love or hate.
I forgot to publish my Divisional Round picks, but we made them on Episode 6 so it’s fine. This weekend might be the best conference championship matchups I’ve ever seen. […]
Not a lot of shake up this week, however, the Warriors jumped to the top and the Rockets and Thunder were my biggest fallers of the week. One thing I […]
The Boys talk NFL coaching hires, NBA MVP race, the Memphis Express Preview, NFL divisional round picks, and more!
This week was kind of goofy and to be totally honest, hard for me in making my rankings. A lot of the teams in my rankings from last week are […]
The NFL Postseason is officially here! I love the NFL playoffs for a couple reasons. One of the biggest reasons is for the pure fact that you never know who […]
I have to say, the 2018 NFL season was by far one of my favorites in recent memory. Not only because the Bears are finally relevant again, although that helps, […]
Teams are on the uprise as 8 of my 10 teams have either moved up spots or moved into my power rankings all together. I also discuss James Harden’s hot […]
MERRY CHRISTMAS EVERYONE! Yesterday, we had some solid Christmas Day match-ups. It’s only been six days since my last power rankings, so not quite a week. But, I felt the […]
If you listened to Episode 5 of the Podcast with Bear and myself, you’ll hear him tell me that he think I was too hard on the Western Conference in […]
Bear and Bop discuss Kansas Basketball, the Green Bay Packers, Bop's NBA Power Rankings, and MORE!
I’m a Bears fan. So, this next head coaching hire for the Green Bay Packers affects all of us Bears fans. To be totally honest, I was glad to see […]
The NBA has really been fascinating this season, and the more I watch, the more I learn about some of these teams. Especially the young teams! I decided I’m going […]
Being a former Big Foot Chief alum, it’s always cool to follow other former players after their high school careers. One former Chief, Will Utesch, just wrapped up his Senior […]
The Boys give a recap on the AAF QB Draft, Kareem Hunt, Urban Meyer's retirement, NFL News & Notes, and MORE!
The 2018-19 NBA Season has been nothing short of entertaining so far. The Sacramento Kings are .500 and competitive again (and yes, they’re still a team), the best team in […]
The Boys discuss Big Rod's "No BS" in the FBS Bracket, preview the DI, DII, and DIII football playoffs, and more!
The Boys give their Salt Lake Stallions preview, touch base on the NFL, college football, the NBA, and MORE!
When Christian McCaffrey was an AP Player of the Year and a Consensus All-American at Stanford, he put up gaudy numbers. Nearly 7,000 yards of all-purpose yards, 33 total touchdowns […]
The Boys meet for a weekly special to discuss Big Rod's new College Football Playoff system, the start of the new college basketball season, and more! See you Saturday!
The more and more I read and learn about the Alliance of American Football League, I find small-town, small-school guys that I instantly become fans of. Guys who are working […]
Scrolling through our Big Rod, Bear, and The Basement Boys Twitter feed one day, and I stumble across a guy named “Cheeto” listed under the”Who To Follow” section on the […]
Big Rod, Bear, and The Basement Boys give you a preview of the San Diego Fleet! They also touch base on DJ Durkin, the College Football Playoffs, and MORE!
I sit down with UMD Bulldog Tight End Tyler Lattery to discuss the 5th Ranked Bulldogs and the upcoming NCAA Division II playoffs! You can learn more about Tyler Lattery […]
On my drive to work this morning I heard a commercial for “Holiday Shopping at ACE Hardware” with little jingle bells in the background. I had to turn it up […]
Back when I used to be a huge Denard Robinson fan and even attended a football camp in Ann Arbor during the summer of 2011, one of the biggest names […]
The NFL trade deadline was yesterday and there were a bunch of moves. Some that will help teams now, and some that will help teams later. Let’s take a look […]
Big Rod, Bear, and The Basement Boys are BACK! They kick off with a brand new Reboot Episode featuring college football scores & updates, Big Rod's Guide to the Flip Back Channel, and more!
I sit down with current Basement Boy and Senior Minnesota-Duluth Bulldog Linebacker Gus Wedig. We discuss the podcast, the Milwaukee Bucks, and the 5th ranked & undefeated UMD Bulldogs heading […]
Kenny Bell was a three-sport star in high school. Whether it was leading his high school basketball team to a state title, being an all-state football player, to even setting […]
Last year, watching the Bears miraculously manage to win 5 games was easily the most painful Bears season that I’ve sat through in my life time. John Fox was an absolute […]
This is the recap of Season 1
The NBA tipped off this week, and I can honestly say this is the first time in a number of years that I could care less. I’ve gone my entire […]
Growing up a football fan and in a football house, I know all about what they have going on over to the West of me in Fargo, ND. As a […]
“…And Chris Davis takes it in the back of the end zone. He’ll run it out to the 10, 15, 20…25-30…35-40…45-50…45… There goes Davis! Davis is going to run it […]
The Alliance of American Football League just recently signed over 500 players to team rosters and 2019 season contracts. One of them being former LSU Tiger and NFL journeyman, Zach […]
BREAKING: Big Rod, Bear, and The Basement Boys To Become Official Podcast of the Alliance of American Football League
BIG news coming out of the basement! Big Rod, Bear, and The Basement Boys are becoming the official podcast of the Alliance of American Football League. The Alliance of American […]
**If you have not watched this movie yet and plan to, don’t read this article** Ryan Coogler, the Director and Writer of Marvel’s latest movie “Black Panther,” thinks he’s slick […]
For those of you that think this NBA Finals is a no-brainer that Golden State will run right through Cleveland…think again. Keep in mind, LeBron and the Cavs beat the […]
Anyone who knows me well will tell you I am a part of the infamous “LeBron Groupie Fan Club.” The people who drool over LeBron and think everything he does […]
Before you read this and see that “Jake Wedig” was the author. Let me tell you, this hot take is absolutely 100% all Bear’s doing. Let me tell you about […]
Thon Maker went from not playing at all in Game 1, and then seeing 1 minute of action in Game 2, to playing 55 minutes, blocking 10 shots, and scoring […]
I can already see it…rolling into Lot C, Bulldog fans everywhere and the sounds of grills sizzling and beers popping everywhere. Ladies and gents, college football season is right around […]
Let me start this by saying yesterday I wrote “I don’t see Marcus Morris scoring 21 again and I sure as heck don’t see Terry Rozier scoring 23.” Well, guess […]
I’ve had some time to cool down after going on my rant yesterday in my recap article about the Bucks. While I was incredibly frustrated with how the Bucks defended […]
Okay, so let me be honest. Writing my playoff preview on Friday, I felt pretty confident in my picks and predictions. After this weekend, I clearly have zero idea what […]
The 2018 playoffs are here! I’ve been an NBA fan since the day I could walk. My grandpa had me a Bulls fan early on, watching Jordan and Pippen (even […]