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9th Man Nation is a media outlet which covers the Arena Football League (AFL). Eric Thurow, creator and Inside the Nation Show Host is bringing a personal touch to the Arena Football League fan experience, conversation, and news. He is here to have conversations regarding the AFL to help promote the game loved by millions, Arena Football. Topics of conversation will include fan experiences, AFL news, individual team news, and general conversations discussing the Arena Football League.

9th Man Nation is a media outlet which covers the Arena Football League (AFL). Eric Thurow, creator and Inside the Nation Show Host is bringing a personal touch to the Arena Football League fan experience, conversation, and news. He is here to have conversations regarding the AFL to help promote the game loved by millions, Arena Football. Topics of conversation will include fan experiences, AFL news, individual team news, and general conversations discussing the Arena Football League.

Location:

San Jose, CA

Description:

9th Man Nation is a media outlet which covers the Arena Football League (AFL). Eric Thurow, creator and Inside the Nation Show Host is bringing a personal touch to the Arena Football League fan experience, conversation, and news. He is here to have conversations regarding the AFL to help promote the game loved by millions, Arena Football. Topics of conversation will include fan experiences, AFL news, individual team news, and general conversations discussing the Arena Football League.

Language:

English


Episodes

Inside the Nation: Overtime, Ep 1

10/10/2019
Welcome to the debut episode of Inside the NationL Overtime. This is our bi-weekly show talking all things covering the Arena Football League (AFL) during the off season. The intent is to break down the recent season that just finished, what our thoughts are on the league, and prospects into the upcoming season. The first guest for the debut of Inside the Nation:Overtime is former Nashville Kats Defensive Specialist, Reggie Stephens. Reggie played for the Kats in the 2005 to 2006 AFL...

Duration:00:19:17

Inside the Nation: Christian Wise - 2019 Season - Episode 5

3/22/2019
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Duration:00:47:08

2019 Season - Episode 4

3/16/2019
On this week's episode of Inside the Nation, I welcome Arena Football League (AFL) free agent quarterback Dennis Havrilla. In our conversation we discuss his experience growing up as a fan to a local team and how he got, not only interested in, but involved into becoming a player in the league and the team he grew up watching. We also take a moment and answer a question submitted vis the 9th Man Nation Instagram account. After my conversation with Dennis, I break down my thoughts on how the...

Duration:00:50:25

2019 Season - Episode 3

3/9/2019
On this week’s episode of Inside the Nation, I briefly review the free agency week activities, have a conversation with AFL free agent wide receiver Thyron Lewis, and then review the naming of the new Atlantic City AFL team. Plus I go off on a side rant about the possible expansion for 2020 and the markets where to expand to based on the current league strategies. About 9th Man Nation: 9th Man Nation is a media outlet which covers the Arena Football League (AFL). Eric Thurow, creator and...

Duration:00:53:50

2019 Season - Episode 2

2/23/2019
Welcome to the second episode of Inside the Nation. On this shortened episode I briefly review this week's two press conferences the league had to introduce the two new expansion teams to their respective fans and media. First, on Thursday, Atlantic City was officially announced. At the press conference, the head coach Ron James, COO George Manias as well as league officials, Commissioner Randall Boe and Executive Ron Jaworski were all on hand to introduce the team. Announcement of the...

Duration:00:20:23

2019 Season - Episode 1

2/15/2019
Welcome to the 2019 season debut of Inside the Nation by 9th Man Nation. On this debut episode, we briefly go over the 2019 schedule, welcome two new franchises to the league, have a conversation with the Director of Football Operations for one tof the returning/expansion teams, and then review where and how you will be able to watch the games live if you are not able to attend. About 9th Man Nation: 9th Man Nation is a media outlet which covers the Arena Football League (AFL) and is now...

Duration:00:57:43

Inside the Nation Podcast | ArenaBowl XXXI Edition

8/1/2018
In this episode of Inside the Nation, Victor and I review the ArenaBowl XXXI match up between the Washington Valor and the hosting Baltimore Brigade. We also conclude our 2018 regular season of Inside the Nation by thanking for all of those who have watched and supported the show. We go over the upcoming off season episode schedule and as well as our other video show platforms via both Twitch and Facebook. We will be adding a new show next season to Periscope. About 9th Man Nation: 9th...

Duration:00:39:07

Inside the Nation Podcast | 2018 Season - Episode 9

7/18/2018
Welcome to the 9th episode of the 2018 AFL season for Inside the Nation. On this episode, Victor and I Review Game 1s in the 2018 Arena Football League Playoff Series: Baltimore vs Philadelphia and Albany vs Washington. Plus we continue to go over the sudden home field advantage rule change for this year’s ArenaBowl that basically threw out Baltimore’s season all efforts by removing their chance to host the big game. To end things we Preview Game 2 for both series and make our direct...

Duration:00:52:24

Inside the Nation Podcast | 2018 Season - Episode 8

7/11/2018
On this week's episode of Inside the Nation Vidcast, Victor re-joins the show and we discuss last week's games as well as the abrupt change in ArenaBowl hosting rules. We further discuss our picks for Game 1 of both playoff series this upcoming weekend. I make an announcement of a new interaction feature to the 9th Man Nation web site. We now have forums available to Arena Football League fans to have discussions online about your experiences, thoughts and wishes regarding the Arena...

Duration:01:04:06

Inside the Nation Podcast | 2018 Season - Episode 7

7/4/2018
Running solo today, I will review this last week's game results and then proceed to clear up the forthcoming playoff picture scenarios. Then I'll preview the final regular season week of games and what needs to happen for the playoffs. About 9th Man Nation: 9th Man Nation is a media outlet which covers the Arena Football League (AFL). Eric Thurow, creator and Inside the Nation Show Host is bringing a personal touch to the Arena Football League fan experience, conversation, and news. He is...

Duration:00:53:18

Inside the Nation Podcast | 2018 Season - Episode 6

6/20/2018
On this week's episode of Inside the Nation Vidcast, we switch it up from the normal livestream to a pre-recorded episode for good reason. Host Eric Thurow sits down to have a conversation with the voice of the Albany Empire and the Empire Nation, Mike Falvo. Plus Victor and Eric review the past weekend high scoring affair to possibly mark the official return of the Arena Football League as we have come to love. Then with only three games left in the regular season, we preview this...

Duration:01:23:15

Inside the Nation Podcast | 2018 Season - Episode 5

6/12/2018
Welcome to this week's Inside the Nation Vidcast LIVE. This is episode 5 for the 2018 Arena Football League season. This week, we revisit the Battle for First Part 2 in Albany, discuss if removing the gooseegg from the win column is changing things in D.C., and then we have a rant on how we think the AFL has done this season with marketing and what needs to be done going forward. Finally we will preview this upcoming week's games, both of which are on CBS Sports Network. We are social: Web...

Duration:01:01:20

Inside the Nation Podcast | 2018 Season - Episode 4

5/30/2018
Welcome to Inside the Nation Vidcast episode 4 for the 2018 season. ON this episode we take a look back at week 7 action, discuss how there is trouble in D.C. look at the new kids on the block as possible champions of the block, and then preview the upcoming week 8 action. About 9th Man Nation: 9th Man Nation is a media outlet which covers the Arena Football League (AFL). Eric Thurow, creator and Inside the Nation Show Host is bringing a personal touch to the Arena Football League fan...

Duration:00:55:18

Inside the Nation Podcast | 2018 Season - Episode 3

5/23/2018
Welcome to the third episode of Inside the Nation Vidcast. On this week's episode, we explain our absence from last week and some of the new features over on the 9th Man Nation web site. We also do a personal deep dive on what we think needs to improve on the marketing for both the individual teams and the league itself to getter better traction for attendance and media recognition. Of course we also break down our thoughts on both of last weeks games and preview this upcoming week's games....

Duration:01:12:54

Inside the Nation Podcast | 2018 Season - Episode 2

5/10/2018
Welcome to Inside the Nation Vidcast for the 2018 season of the Arena Football League. This is our second episode of the season. On this week's livestream episode, Victor and I do a basic review on our new process of live streaming our podcast episodes here on YouTube and then simulcast over on our podcast hose, Spreaker. We discuss our thoughts on what was a very unusually low scoring game last week between the sophmore Baltimore Brigade and the defensing 2x ArenaBowl champs, Philadelphia...

Duration:00:52:54

Welcome to Inside the Nation Podcast

5/1/2018
9th Man Nation is pleased to announce the transition of our Inside the Nation Podcast to Inside the Nation Vidcast. We define a vidcast as an video podcast where we will either record or livestream our episodes for our YouTube channel and then upload the audio track of the video to our podcast host Spreaker. This helps us create content in both video and audio format making the conversation of the Arena Football League more obtainable and easier to either listen or watch to on multiple...

Duration:00:32:14

Facebook Livestream Replay

3/22/2018
Here is a replay from a livestream session that was hosted on our Facebook page. In the livestream, I introduced the viewers to myself, Eric Thurow, ower and content creator for 9th Man Nation. I give a little background of myself and how I started 9th Man Nation. Also, I perform a web site tour to basically familiarize the current, new and prospective fans of the Arena Football League of the features and interaction of the web site. If you have any questions that may not have been...

Duration:00:57:28

Season 2 - Episode 3

5/11/2017
Full podcast show notes are coming soon.

Duration:00:50:31

Season 2 - Episode 2

4/24/2017
Welcome to the second episode of Inside the Nation podcast. An announcement is made stating that Inside the Nation podcast will also be known as ITN Podcast. Be sure to follow the podcast on Spreaker. In this week’s episode of the podcast I review some of the action from week 3. Week 3 had the Philadelphia Soul visit the Washington Valor in the battle of undefeated, even though it’s early in the season. I breakdown a commonly posted comment regarding attendance at venues and what is...

Duration:00:39:45

Season 2 - Episode 1

4/13/2017
Here is the first episode of Inside the Nation podcast for the 2017 Arena Football League season. This episode is a more concise version of the podcast as we are still looking to book guests for the season. In this episode, I review week 1 action to open the thirty years of AFL action. The expansion franchises of the Baltimore Brigade and Washington Valor finally make their much anticipated debut at the Verizon Center. The Cleveland Gladiators open their 2017 campaign hosting the Tampa Bay...

Duration:00:21:55