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Paddy Pigskin offers an Irishman's perspective on American Football. Gary is a New York Giants fan living in Boston, follow his weekly podcast and keep up to date with everything in the world of the NFL. Partnering with Draft Kings for 2017 NFL season and beyond.

Paddy Pigskin offers an Irishman's perspective on American Football. Gary is a New York Giants fan living in Boston, follow his weekly podcast and keep up to date with everything in the world of the NFL. Partnering with Draft Kings for 2017 NFL season and beyond.
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Paddy Pigskin offers an Irishman's perspective on American Football. Gary is a New York Giants fan living in Boston, follow his weekly podcast and keep up to date with everything in the world of the NFL. Partnering with Draft Kings for 2017 NFL season and beyond.




Paddy Pigskin - Episode 43

We have new segments galore this week! Barry is back from Paris to join myself and Ger as we introduce Pick 6 where we review 6 of the juiciest games from last week. The 2 Point Conversion makes it's debut as we preview each of the weekend's games with 2 points from each of us and who will win and why. We also welcome Aidan "Sully" O' Sullivan from MatchBook on the Troy Polamalu dedicated episode, to discuss some of the best and most interesting bets of the weekend. Paddy Pigskin is...


Paddy Pigskin - Episode 42

PACKED full of fantasy football chatter on Episode 42 as we approach the main slate of Week 1 games. Alex Krall from the daily fantasy advice site Daily Play Action, joins me to discuss the main fantasy plays for Sunday. From QB's poised to put up monster numbers, RBs due to get a heavy workload and a few sleepers to boot, we cover it all this week. We also tried a few new beers, which always helps the shite talk flow, enjoy! Breakdown: Ronnie Lott Dedication - 1:28 Early Sunday Games - 3:58...


Paddy Pigskin - Episode 41

AFC fans, your team is absolutely horrendous and we tell you why on Episode 41!! Gary and Barry break down all 16 AFC teams by divisions; recapping their 2017 records, Vegas odds for 2018 and their key roster additions/losses. Do we have the same divisional rankings for this season, or are they completely arseways? Tune in to find out! Breakdown: Lorenzo Neal Dedication - 0:59 AFC East & North - 3:21 AFC South & West - 24:46 Featured Track: A$AP Forever - A$AP Rocky Feat. Moby Join us in our...


Paddy Pigskin - Episode 40

Do you support an NFC team? Well, they are absolute garbage, so find out why on our 2018 NFC Season Preview! Gary and Ger rattle through every team in the 4 NFC divisions extremely efficiently, covering Vegas odds on them winning a divisional title, their key additions/losses and final rankings for the season. We also have some fantastic news for you fantasy football fans of the show on this Gale Sayers dedicated episode. Competitive football is right around the corner... OKURRRRRR...


Paddy Pigskin - Episode 39

Bad Ass Guest Alert!! Santia Deck, AKA The Queen of Abs joined us this week all the way from the ATL. She's a former Legends Football League player and track star, and as well as being an all-round workout machine, she's looking to make the US Women's rugby squad for the 2020 Olympics. We spoke to Santia about her career as an athlete, empowering women to get more involved in football and other sports through her Girlz Can Do It 2 initiative. We also chatted about her work with The Cancer...


Paddy Pigskin - Episode 38

Shamrock Bowl 32 Special! The pinnacle of football in Ireland takes place this weekend between the defending champs the Dublin Rebels and the Cork Admirals. I spoke to Rebels QB and OC Andy Dennehy and Admirals President Stuart Donaldson about their teams' route to the final, and their preparations this week ahead of the big game in Dublin on Sunday. And for Episode 38, our player dedication is former Giants and Vikings TE Bob Tucker. Less Slant More Shamrocks!! Breakdown: Bob Tucker...


Paddy Pigskin - Episode 37

The School of Hard Knocks is now in session!! Our most-loved HBO show, well, apart from Game of Thrones is back on our TV screens. We break down our favorite parts of Episode 1 with the 2018 Cleveland Browns.. BLESS 'EM. We also discuss the major talking points from Week 1 of the preseason including standout rookie performances, ex-teammate beef and injuries around the NFL. No beers this week, only ice coffees coz we are basic bitches, don't @ me. Breakdown: Rodney Harrison Dedication - 0:58...


Paddy Pigskin - Episode 36

2018 NFL Training Camps are officially OPEN!! Football talk on both sides of the pond this week as I chat to Daragh Mooney from UCD Football and Paul Grogan from the Dublin Rebels about their SBC Semi-Final games this Sunday. I also spoke to Paul about the announcement over the weekend that the Irish Wolfhounds will be taking on the Belgian Barbarians in Ireland in October. Sandwiched in between all of this is some chats with fans of the Patriots as I attended training camp over the weekend...


Paddy Pigskin - Episode 35

So much bloody news! Mid July is normally a quiet period in the NFL, but not for us here at Paddy Pigskin, we out here grindin. Off the field issues, contract developments (or lack thereof) and Jameis Winston being fucking useless, dominate this week's chatter. Barry and Gary talk about some of the biggest stories around the NFL and risk alcohol poisoning by knocking back a beer thats been in Paddy's basement for months, yikes. Less Slant More Sepsis probably! Breakdown: 1:58 - Aeneas...


Paddy Pigskin - Episode 34

Feeling refreshed after a few weeks off, Paddy is back in the saddle! Myself, Barry and Ger ease ourselves back in gently by discussing some of the biggest news around the NFL over the last few weeks. Superstar hold outs as training camps approach, and some Patriots drama with a SCORCHING HOT take from Paddy Pigskin on the Julian Edelman PED situation. Of course we knock back a few suds with not 1 but TWO new beers this week, lethal stuff! #lessslantmoreslainte Breakdown: Walter Payton...


Paddy Pigskin - 2018 Draft Recap

The post-NFL Draft hangover is kicking in and it's shite, quite frankly! Just Gary and Ger this week recapping the action from the Draft, as Barry is off being a functioning member of society, they grow up so fast. We discuss how our own teams did and also offer up winners & losers from the 3-day affair in the house that Jerry built. The NFL now enters a quiet phase for the next few weeks, no bueno! Breakdown: Draft Winners - 1:57 Draft Losers - 30:19 Contest Winners & Swag Alert - 45:23...


Paddy Pigskin - 2018 MOCK DRAFT

Our 1st ever NFL Mock Draft is locked in! Myself, Ger, Barry and of course Barney recorded this episode live on Facebook in Down the Road Beer Company in Everett, MA. 96 picks, several pints, 1 pup and some great craic in between made this one of our best episodes yet! #lessslantmoresláinte Check out the video at: Breakdown: Picks 1 to 16 - 2:25 Picks 17 to 32 - 38:46 Beer Review - 1:15:00 Featured Track: American Dream - Jeezy...


Paddy Pigskin - Episode Turty Tree

LESS THAN 2 WEEKS TO THE NFL DRAFT PEOPLE!! Ger and Barry have the week off this week as Steve O' Rourke from is back with me to talk all things football. He discusses meeting some well known NFL players on their recent trip to Ireland and the ongoing controversy surrounding Kaep and Eric Reid. We round things off by previewing the madness that's sure to unfold during the 1st round of the NFL Draft in Dallas. Don't forget we are now on SPOTIFY so check us out there and follow the...


Paddy Pigskin - Episode 32 Ireland v USA!

It's international game week, Ireland v USA LET'S GOOOO!! Ireland's U-20 national team face American competition this Saturday in the AWF Elite High School team. So this week, I have Head Coach Ciaran O'Sullivan on to preview this huge game for Irish football. Myself, Ger and Barry also give our winners and losers from NFL Free Agency over some beers and a bonus bourbon on National Whiskey Day. Who made their squads better and who are destined for the pit of misery in 2018? Tune in and find...


Paddy Pigskin - Free Agency Frenzy

PADDY PIGSKIN IS BACK!! It's the first episode of the 2018 NFL season, and what a week it's been for free agency. Some monster contracts have been signed, trades have gone down and big names released from their clubs, BYE FELICIA. I'm joined by Ger and Barry as we break down the biggest movers and shakers of free agency so far as we knock back a cold one and have the craic. It's great to be back in your earholes, enjoy! #lessslantmoreslainte Breakdown: New Beer Who Dis? - 3:11 Free Agent...


Paddy Pigskin - Super Bowl Recap

The Patriots blew a 33-32 lead! Full house this week as we recap the craziness that was Super Bowl 52 in Minneapolis. Barry and a very jubilant Ger who provides the beer of the week, are with me to break down the game in depth. We also discuss Malcom Butler drama and the players who got the nod to be enshrined as the 2018 NFL Hall of Fame class on this Donnie Shell dedicated Episode 31. Breakdown: Donnie Shell - 1:27 Super Bowl 52 - 3:13 2018 NFL Hall of Fame - 45:20 Thanks to everyone who...


Paddy Pigskin - Episode 30

It's Super Bowl Week! Gary and Ger are back in freezing Boston to talk REAL football this week. We discuss our time at the Pro Bowl in Orlando, the latest display of immortality in the Tom v Time documentary, and of course preview the grandaddy of em all this week in Minneapolis. Who will win it all? Breakdown: Super Bowl 30 Throwback - 1:12 Pro Bowl Chat - 3:29 Tom v Time - 7:15 Super Bowl 52 Preview - 19:36 Still time to join us for our Draft Kings Super Bowl Showdown contest! Sign up at...


Paddy Pigskin - Pro Bowl Special feat. NFL Talk

We are in Orlando, Florida for the 2018 NFL Pro Bowl! Gary and Cathal from the NFL Talk Podcast discuss who their AFC & NFC All Pro Rosters are for the 2017 season with beers and banter aplenty. Bonus cameos from Ger on the couch and a woman being attacked by a dog outside our apartment window!


Paddy Pigskin with Pat Murray

Newwww Yorrrrrrrk, concrete jungle where dreams are maaaaaade of!! We are in NY this week chatting to our first NFL player on Paddy Pigskin. We sat down with Tampa Bay Buccaneers Kicker Pat Murray by way of Monaghan, Ireland in his home GAA club of Rockland to chat all things football. Pat gave us a great insight into his history as a GAA player growing up, his up and down journey in the NFL so far and what life is like as a pro. Sit back and enjoy coz we thoroughly enjoyed doing this one!...


Paddy Pigskin - Episode 29

And then there were FOUR! We have lowered our heart rates after the dramatic finish to the Divisional games to recap all 4 games as Ger is back with me for the first time in 2018. We discuss some of the latest moves in the NFL coaching market and preview the juicy conference championship games on this Eric Berry dedicated episode. #lessslantmoreslainte Breakdown: Eric Berry - 1:04 Who's Fired & Who's Hired? - 3:42 Divisional Game Recaps - 8:32 Conference Game Previews - 29:14 Still time to...