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Fergo and The Freak

Sports & Recreation Podcasts

Hosted by Andrew Ferguson and League Freak, the podcast covers different Rugby League topics, from the NRL to Super League, and how they relate to the history of the game.

Hosted by Andrew Ferguson and League Freak, the podcast covers different Rugby League topics, from the NRL to Super League, and how they relate to the history of the game.

Location:

Australia

Description:

Hosted by Andrew Ferguson and League Freak, the podcast covers different Rugby League topics, from the NRL to Super League, and how they relate to the history of the game.

Twitter:

@LeagueFreak

Language:

English

Contact:

+61432696761


Episodes

The Business Side Of Rugby League With Jason Lassey (@footyindustryAU)

10/20/2021
In this episode we chat with Jason Lassey who runs the footyindustryAU account on Twitter as we chat about the proposed NRL broadcasting deal with Channel 9, the secrecy surrounding the facts and figures of the NRL's broadcasting deals, the lack of transparency in regards to the NRL's financial position in recent years, as well as having a chat about the changing face of sports broadcasting in Australia and the NRL's recent expansion in Brisbane. This was a great chat with Jason who has a...

Duration:00:57:38

The Chronicles Of Nineia

10/17/2021
In this episode the people that you are listening to will be chatting about the new NRL TV deal with Channel 9, PVL looking to patch holes in the expansion of the competition that was done last week, the weekly Wests Tigers recruitment rants, the passing of legend and Rugby League immortal Norm Provan, and we read out a listener email! This was a long one. You know what Im talking about.... Follow the boys on Twitter at AndrewRLP and LeagueFreak Visit The Rugby League Project for all your...

Duration:02:50:30

Why Won't French People Travel To Pie Shops In Warrington?

10/12/2021
In this episode the boys talk about St Helens winning the 2021 Super League Grand Final and Toulouse Olympique winning the Championship Grand Final. Then they talk about how so many English supporters when into a full on raging whinge about the lack of away fans French teams in Super League will take to their failing, dying clubs. Then a little about the NRL expansion into far off Brisbane and a little sprinkling of Wests Tigers talk! Follow the boys on Twitter at AndrewRLP and...

Duration:01:16:53

The Wests Tigers And Penrith Panthers Need To Calm Down!

10/8/2021
In this episode the caped crusaders talk about the Wests Tigers torrent of news over the last 4 days. How the Penrith Panthers are celebrating their Grand Final victory by tearing apart and entire planet, expansion into Brisbane where they will probably enjoy watching Rugby League, plus lots of relevant Rugby League discussion that you won't want to miss! All this in an action packed episode, brought to you in 3D! Follow the boys on Twitter at AndrewRLP and LeagueFreak Visit The Rugby...

Duration:02:15:10

The Penrith Panthers Are The 2021 NRL Champions!!!

10/3/2021
In this episode your heroes look back on a tough 2021 NRL Grand Final won by the Penrith Panthers. They talk about the future of this young side, how this win changes the history of the Panthers club, where South Sydney will be at going into next season, Benji Marshalls future and a whole lot more. Obviously League Freak was in a celebratory mood, but Andrew points out, with indisputable facts, that the real champion is the Wests Tigers. Follow the boys on Twitter at AndrewRLP and...

Duration:01:22:53

2021 NRL Grand Final Preview - The Last Word!

10/2/2021
In this episode we look at the clash between the Penrith Panthers and the South Sydney Rabbitohs in the 2021 NRL Grand Final. Key players, the ins and outs, how we think the game will go and our final predictions. We will be recording a review of the game soon after its all done and dusted too, so stay tuned for that! Follow the boys on Twitter at AndrewRLP and LeagueFreak Visit The Rugby League Project for all your Rugby League statistics and The Official Website Of The Glorious League...

Duration:01:00:14

An All Penrith Panther Podcast With Special Guest Nadine

9/30/2021
In this episode Nadine joins the podcast to make it an all Penrith Panthers chat ahead of the Grand Final! We talk about how this years buildup is different from last years, what we hope for in the match, how fun it is to be a Panthers supporter right now and our plans for Grand Final day. It is always great fun to have a chat with Nadine! Follow the boys on Twitter at AndrewRLP and LeagueFreak Visit The Rugby League Project for all your Rugby League statistics and The Official Website...

Duration:01:12:41

Olay Oshay And The Great NRL Cake Bake Off

9/29/2021
In this episode your heroes have a chat about the recent videos that were circulated showing Melbourne Storm players doing something. We don't really know what, but it was something! We have a discussion about the way the media portrays the the Penrith Panthers. Its a little bit weird! We the talk about Russell Crowe and his time as the South Sydney Rabbitohs owner, we read two emails from Newy Ash, and have a general laugh about things only we care about! Follow the boys on Twitter at...

Duration:01:03:55

The Rabbitohs And Panthers Are Into The 2021 NRL Grand Final!

9/26/2021
In this episode we look at the South Sydney Rabbitohs victory over the Manly Sea Eagles, and the Penrith Panthers victory over the Melbourne Storm. We talk about the key moments in both games, speak about Benji Marshall possibly playing his last game in the Grand Final, League Freak talks about his emotions after the Panthers victory and then we wrap things up with a chat about the Reece Walsh situation and Debbie Downers on Twitter! Its going to be a big week on the podcast!!! Follow the...

Duration:01:24:39

Queen Of The Nile

9/22/2021
In this episode your fearless duo take no responsibility at all for the outcome of this podcast, kinda like the Wests Tigers board and CEO take no responsibility for results! The boys talk about the Dally M's, what does work with them and how they could be improved. There is news about a possible bidder for the NRL broadcasting rights. Plus, we get controversial, and talk about the first person to eat a chicken egg and to drink cow/bull milk. Follow the boys on Twitter at AndrewRLP and...

Duration:02:20:03

Another Wests Tigers Rant!

9/19/2021
In this episode your two Rugby League experts talk about the Wests Tigers coaching situation, the dramatic finals game between the Panthers and the Eels, great coaches and how good Ricky Stuart was as a player! Also in this episode, League Freak was drunk while Andrew was not. Follow the boys on Twitter at AndrewRLP and LeagueFreak Visit The Rugby League Project for all your Rugby League statistics and The Official Website Of The Glorious League Freak for all your Rugby League news and...

Duration:02:24:30

A Potato Review

9/17/2021
In this episode the boys talk about the Manly Sea Eagles big win over the Sydney Roosters in the NRL finals series, they also talk about the poor quality of games. Then we move onto the internal review the Wests Tigers are undertaking themselves. Kinda like a self administered pap smear. We read a listener email, talk a little about the 2000 World Cup, introduce you to a web site full of Rugby League statistics, and much, much more! Follow the boys on Twitter at AndrewRLP and...

Duration:02:33:41

The HUGE Eels Vs Panthers Clash With Elliott Richardson From Rugby League Monthly

9/15/2021
In this episode League Freak is joined by Elliott Richardson from Rugby League Monthly and 1EyedEel.com to chat about the big clash between the Parramatta Eels and the Penrith Panthers. They both talk about why their teams would lose, and why their teams would win. They discuss the supposed hatred between the clubs which they both contend doesn't actually exist and have a good old chat about the game. Follow the boys on Twitter at AndrewRLP and LeagueFreak Visit The Rugby League Project...

Duration:01:13:17

Our Thoughts On The First Week Of The NRL Finals Series

9/12/2021
In this episode we give you our general thoughts on the first week of the NRL Finals series. Who impressed us, who didn't, what we thought of the quality of games and a little look at the second week as well! Follow the boys on Twitter at AndrewRLP and LeagueFreak Visit The Rugby League Project for all your Rugby League statistics and The Official Website Of The Glorious League Freak for all your Rugby League news and opinions. Support the boys on Patreon at Rugby League Project Patreon...

Duration:00:41:44

Elliott Richardson From Rugby League Monthly And 1EyedEel.com

9/1/2021
In this episode League Freak is joined by Elliott Richardson from Rugby League Monthly and 1EyedEel.com to chat about writing and Rugby League analysis, supporting independent Rugby League content creators, how the Parramatta Eels are traveling this season, and comparing great players from different eras. This was a fun podcast to record and we are sure to get Elliott back on in the next couple of weeks! Follow the boys on Twitter at AndrewRLP and LeagueFreak Visit The Rugby League...

Duration:01:49:53

Everyone Gets Seven Tackles

8/28/2021
In this episode Andrew and Freaky attack talk of seven tackle sets after a ball is kicked over the sideline with the ferocity of a Latrell Mitchell tackle. We then talk about THAT Latrell Mitchell tackle and how we would change his game. We talk about great players of the past stepping up in front of your own eyes, great moments in the games history, Andrew hits us with some statistics about how lopsided this season has been, we look at the NRL shutting down its digital arm and the...

Duration:02:00:53

ANOTHER Stupid Rule Change, Brisbane Expansion News And HUGE Fines Handed Out!

8/26/2021
In this episode League Freak breaks down the new rule change the NRL is trying to push through before the finals series that is designed to discourage teams from kicking for touch. Theres some news on the NRL Brisbane expansion bids looking to merge, another postponement for the NRLW competition, a couple of huge fines that were handed out and a look at the Fergo and The Freak tipping competition! Follow the boys on Twitter at AndrewRLP and LeagueFreak Visit The Rugby League Project for...

Duration:00:26:52

Why Would We Talk About Rugby League?

8/22/2021
In this episode Andrew and Freaky talk about all the government, movies, advertising and more! They also have a few small chats about Rugby League including some of the terrible decisions made by the video referee this week, how the Broncos are improving but have a long way to go, the core of the Wests Tigers, the ridiculous amount of points being scored, the choking culture at the Canberra Raiders, and much, much more! Follow the boys on Twitter at AndrewRLP and LeagueFreak Visit The...

Duration:02:44:41

Buzkashi!

8/17/2021
In this episode Andrew and Freaky discuss the move by the Dragons to swoop in and get their hands on Moses Mbye! We then chat about the Storm and their winning streak, James Maloney, we read a listener email out from Leigh, we talk about other weird sports we have seen and much, much more! Follow the boys on Twitter at AndrewRLP and LeagueFreak Visit The Rugby League Project for all your Rugby League statistics and The Official Website Of The Glorious League Freak for all your Rugby...

Duration:02:17:18

The 2021 NRL Fans Poll

8/15/2021
In this episode Andrew and Freaky complete the 2021 NRL fans poll. It starts off alright but then goes downhill really quickly as we see the answers people have been giving. Follow the boys on Twitter at AndrewRLP and LeagueFreak Visit The Rugby League Project for all your Rugby League statistics and The Official Website Of The Glorious League Freak for all your Rugby League news and opinions. Support the boys on Patreon at Rugby League Project Patreon and the League Freak...

Duration:01:53:18