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How Do NFL Blackballings Work?
This week we speak to the lead football scout for Bleacher Report, former football scribe at Sports Illustrated , Doug Farrar. We talk about his extensive scouting of Colin Kaepernick as well as how a blackballing works in the NFL. We also have an extended clap-back at Stephen A. Smith for his ugly remarks about Michael Bennett -- plus, Bennett's response. Finally, I have some choice words about Robert Mueller's appointment to investigate Donald Trump, by looking at his time overseeing the investigation of the NFL. Doug Farrar | Bleacher Report, NFL Lead Scout Follow on Twitter: (EDGE) -- Music : Sunday Morning - k-OS | Eye Examination - Del the Funky Homosapien | Behold - Grayskul | Immortal - Panacea | The Worlds Gone Mad - Handsome Boy Modeling School | The Real Slim Shady - Eminem | Dance with the Devil - Immortal Technique | Oasis (ft. Foxes) - Kygo | Show Me How to Live - Audioslave | The Creator - Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth | Guess Who's Back - Scarface | 2 Dope Boys in a Cadillac | Everything is Everything - Lauryn Hill | The Wire Outro
Colin Kaepernick Vs. Systemic Oppression
This week on the Edge of Sports Podcast, we give an inside look at the Know Your Rights Camps being hosted by free agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick, as he and a remarkable team of people try to educate youth on their legal rights, health, history and financial literacy. We also tear apart the disinformation campaign being put forward by nameless NFL executives about why Colin Kaepernick is without a job. This episode also includes a six minute interview that I did with Kaepernick at the camp. Then, assessing Kaepernick's impact and putting it in a historical continuum with Professor Lou Moore. We also have a dramatic reading of Nigel Hayes' "commencement" speech to the University of Wisconsin, Lastly we take a ton of listener phone calls. An unforgettable show. Know Your Rights Campaign Twitter: @yourrightscamp (EDGE) — Music : Eye Examination - Del the Funky Homosapien | Brooklyn's Finest - Jay-Z | The Questions - Common | Goodlife - Kanye West | Be - Common | Day 'N Nite - Kid Cudi | Mass Appeal - Gang Starr | Where My Dogs At - DMX | The Game - Jurassic 5 | OK - Madeon | So Much for Love - Gramatik | I Didn't Know, Didn't I - DJ Nu-Mark | The Wire Outro
John Angelos on the Orioles and Racist Incident at Fenway
This week, we speak to Baltimore Orioles COO, John Angelos, about his stirring statement against racism after his team's star outfielder, Adam Jones, was hit with a barrage of racist insults at Boston's Fenway Park. We also have a Just Stand Up and Just Sit Down award, both connected to this incident, a special Kaepernick Watch and much more. John Angelos, Baltimore Orioles COO Read his statement after the incident in Boston: 'We Must Actively Stand Up': John Angelos's Response to Racism at Fenway Park | http://fb.com/edgeofsportspod | email us: firstname.lastname@example.org | Edge of Sports hotline: 401-426-3343 (EDGE) -- Music: Don't Say Nuthin' - The Roots | Eye Examination - Del The Funky Homosapien I California Love - Tupac | Airplanes - B.o.B. I Hold On - Alabama Shakes | Why You Wanna - T.I. | Straight Up Menace - MC Eiht | Nobody Speak - DJ Shadow | Gonna Make It - Jadakiss | The Wire Outro
21st Century Trailblazer: Talking Sports & Politics With Ibtihaj Muhammad
This week we speak to the only Muslim American woman to ever medal at the Olympics and the first American woman to ever compete while wearing a hijab, Ibtihaj Muhammad. It's a fascinating insight into what makes her excel. We also have choice words about the ESPN layoffs, our just stand up and just sit down words, Kaepernick watch, and the question for our listeners; are you done with football? Tell us at .
Anatomy of a Train Wreck: The Patriots White House Visit with "The Football Girl" Melissa Jacobs
We speak to former Sports Illustrated editor Melissa Jacobs about the Aaron Hernandez suicide and the Pats trip to this abnormal White House. Also, we have choice words about Gov Scott Walker's awkward attempt to jump on the Milwaukee Bucks bandwagon, a very special Just Stand Up and Just Sit Down section, and a Kaepernick Watch. Melissa Jacobs Twitter: | http://fb.com/edgeofsportspod | email us: email@example.com | Edge of Sports hotline: 401-426-3343 (EDGE) -- Music: Eye Examination - Del The Funky Homosapien | Put You On The Game - The Game I The Symphony - Marley Marl I Itzsoweezee - De La Soul I The Next Movement - The Roots | Capumcap - Nightmares on Wax | Body Language - The Outskirts | Get Up Stand Up - Bob Marley | Who Run - Three 6 Mafia | Chris Columbus - Head Roc | The Wire Outro