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Takeoff with John Clark: Philly Sports Interviews

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John Clark sits down and interviews the biggest names in Philadelphia sports.

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John Clark sits down and interviews the biggest names in Philadelphia sports.

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English

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Larry Bowa believes the Phillies are on a mission this year

5/9/2024
Larry Bowa joins Takeoff with John Clark to discuss the Phillies' red-hot start to the 2024 MLB season. As of May 9th, the Phillies hold the best record in baseball at 26-12. See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:38:04

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Kenny The Jet Smith reacts to Tyrese Maxey's Game 5 masterpiece in Sixers-Knicks series

5/1/2024
John Clark caught up with two-time NBA Champion and TNT analyst Kenny Smith after the Sixers shocked the Knicks at Madison Square Garden to force a Game 6 in the tightly contested first round series of the NBA Playoffs. See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:23:45

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After the picks! Quinyon Mitchell, the Trotters, and Howie Roseman react to the NFL Draft

4/29/2024
John Clark caught up with Quinyon Mitchell after his first-round selection for the Eagles in the 2024 NFL Draft. Then, hear from Jeremiah Trotter Sr. and Jr. after the young linebacker fell to the Eagles in the fifth round. Finally, Clark interviews Howie Roseman about the impressive haul of players he brought in over the weekend. 0:00 - Intro 1:02 - Quinyon Mitchell interview 4:09 - The Trotters! 11:09 - Howie Roseman interview after the draft See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:17:02

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Eagles NFL Draft preview with Daniel Jeremiah and Howie Roseman

4/23/2024
It's that time again! Daniel Jeremiah is back again to give us a preview of the NFL Draft and what Howie Roseman and the Eagles could do Thursday night. Plus, an interview with Howie Roseman from the NBC10 Eagles Draft Day special. Check out the full special Thursday night at 7pm on NBC10. 00:00 - Daniel Jeremiah 01:09 - Will the Eagles trade up? 02:01 - Defense or offense? 02:59 - Cornerback 04:30 - Offensive tackle 05:22 - biggest need? 05:59 - Wide receiver 06:50 - prediction time 07:32 - improving the defense 09:21 - Reddick Trade 11:07 - Bill Belichick rumors 14:13 - Howie Roseman 15:10 - Helping the defense 17:49 - staying at 22 19:08 - input from players 19:57 - Trotter Jr. 20:52 - Game planning the draft See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:22:01

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McCoy & Jackson on Saquon Barkley, Chip Kelly & 25 & 10 Podcast

4/15/2024
On the latest episode of the Takeoff podcast LeSean McCoy and DeSean Jackson talk about teaming up again for "The 25 and 10 Show" @2510Show and if the Eagles' new offense could rival their team with Michael Vick. Plus, should the Eagles be a pass first offense with A.J. Brown and DeVonta Smith or run first with the addition of Saquon Barkley? 00:00 - LeSean McCoy and DeSean Jackson 00:53 - @2510Show 01:31 - Doing a podcast together 02:32 - Coach Jack 03:18 - Training together 04:52 - Work ethic 07:12 - Best offense of all-time 10:39 - Leaving Philly 12:21 - Barkley vs. McCoy 18:23 - Pass team first? 22:21 - Run the ball 24:44 - Haason Reddick 28:09 - Hall of Fame 32:50 - Andy Reid 36:51 - Chip Kelly 42:23 - Jason Kelce See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:44:59

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Zach & Julie Ertz still love and support Philadelphia despite playing for a rival

4/10/2024
Zach & Julie Ertz still love and support Philadelphia despite playing for a rival On the latest Takeoff podcast with John Clark, he talks with Zach and Julie Ertz ahead of their special Ertz Family foundation concert featuring Matt Quin of MT Joy on Friday April 12th. Zach and Julie talk about their continued support for the Philadelphia community despite Zach now playing for the Washington Commanders. The Secret Special Show benefiting the Ertz Family Foundation is taking place at the Brooklyn Bowl in Philadelphia on April 12, 2024 at 7:00 p.m. You are able to purchase tickets here. You can find more information on the Ertz Family Foundation here See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:24:09

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Paul Heyman on WrestleMania 40, Hall of Fame & ECW in Philadelphia | Takeoff

4/1/2024
Ahead of WrestleMania 40 and his induction into the WWE Hall of Fame, professional wrestling legend Paul Heyman sits down with John Clark to talk about his long career and the impact Philadelphia had on wrestling. 00:00 - Paul Heyman 00:38 - WWE Hall of Fame 03:29 - Helping the next generation 06:20 - Proudest moment 07:48 - Starting ECW in Philadelphia 12:33 - Philly's impact on wrestling 20:53 - Favorite role 23:31 - Finding the next star 27:37 - Overlooked talent 35:33 - Football players becoming wrestlers 38:13 - Who's the best on the mic? 40:08 - Greatest Workers 46:43 - Never stopping See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:52:51

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Biggest questions heading into Phillies Opening Day | Takeoff

3/26/2024
Phillies' season opener is only days away! John Clark talks with Ruben Amaro Jr. about the expectations for the 2024 season and if this team can get back to the World Series. 00:00 - Ruben Amaro Jr. 01:32 - Season preview 02:55 - lefty off the bench 04:13 - Breakout player 06:23 - Pick for MVP? 07:26 - faster start? 08:31 - Cy Young year for Wheeler? 10:54 - Winning the NL East 12:18 - Who's leading off? 17:20 - improving the defense 21:27 - Ranking the lineup 22:43 - Beating Braves See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:23:46

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Jeremiah Trotter Jr. and Sr. reflect on hard-earned draft dreams

3/20/2024
John Clark sat down with Eagles Hall of Famer Jeremiah Trotter Sr. and his son, Jeremiah Trotter Jr., ahead of the NFL Draft. The younger Trotter is likely to be one of the first linebackers off the board in April. He and his father went in depth on their journey back to the NFL. See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:38:05

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Alshon Jeffery on how Saquon Barkley changes the Eagles' offense

3/14/2024
This week on the Takeoff podcast with John Clark, we talk with Eagles great Alshon Jeffery about Howie Roseman’s free agency moves and how Saquon Barkley changes the Eagles’ offense. Plus, John talks with Saquon Barkley’ high school coach, Brian Gilbert about finally being able to throw out his Gaints gear and support his former player in Eagles green. 00:00 - Alshon Jeffery 01:09 - adding Saquon Barkley 04:08 - Howie Season 05:41 - Jalen Hurts 07:03 - Justin Fields 09:01 - T.O. vs. A.J. Brown 10:41 - Top 5 WRs 12:36 - Fletcher Cox 16:41 - Jason Kelce 26:38 - Brian Gilbert - Barkley's HS coach See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:40:37

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Brandon Graham and Eagles working on deal for one more year

3/7/2024
On the latest episode of the Takeoff podcast with John Clark, we talk with Eagles legend Brandon Graham about working on a deal with the team to return for his 15th and final season in the NFL. 0:00 - Brandon Graham coming back for another year 2:07 - Jason Kelce’s emotional retirement 4:36 - Last man standing? 5:31 - Effects on the Eagles' leadership structure 6:52 - What has Jalen learned about being a leader? 8:29 - Jurgens, Davis & Carter are ready to step up 9:43 - Thoughts on Vic Fangio 10:47 - Brandon Graham IMMORTALS Trading Cards 12:00 Favorite Kelce memories 17:46 - Could the Eagles be big players in free agency? See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:19:30

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Nick Nurse on Embiid's return, Kyle Lowry & the Sixers' stretch run

2/21/2024
On the latest episode of the Takeoff podcast, John Clark sits down with Sixers head coach Nick Nurse to the discuss the state of the team after the All-Star break. 00:00 - Nick Nurse 00:54 - Buddy Hield's impact on the Sixers 2:49 - Reunited with Kyle Lowry 4:06 - Adjusting to life without Joel Embiid 5:20 - Tyrese Maxey's growth this season 7:39 - Dr. Nurse and sports leadership 8:26 - Injuries impacting the Sixers' game plan 9:35 - Should expectations changes because of Embiid's injury? 10:32 - How are Embiid's spirits? 11:00 - Could Embiid return before the playoffs? 11:23 - What about Philadelphia has surprised you most? 12:08 - Pat Bev's latest comments on the Sixers 12:58 - Nick's top five favorite musicians 13:50 - DJ Ghost's impact on practice 14:26 - Nick's ties to his hometown golf course 15:19 - Starting lineup when everybody is healthy? 15:47 - Biggest competition in the East? See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:16:56

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Phillies Spring Training with Dave Dombrowski, Bryson Stott & Taijuan Walker

2/19/2024
John Clark is down in Clearwater for the start of Phillies Spring Training and sits down with Dave Dombrowski, Bryson Stott and Taijuan Walker. Dave Dombrowski talks about what Whit Merrifield brings to the Phillies. Bryson Stott talks about if there will be a song to replace "Dancing on My Own"? 0:00 - Dave Dombrowski 20:57 - Bryson Stott 34:36 - Taijuan Walker See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:43:18

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Jordan Mailata talks Kelce, coaching staff, and what went wrong from the Super Bowl

2/9/2024
John Clark interviews Jordan Mailata from Las Vegas where the Eagles left tackle is partnering with Toyota to celebrate the Lunar New Year alongside world renowned chef David Chang. 0:00 - Jordan Mailata joins the show from the Super Bowl in Las Vegas 2:30 - Does Jordan know if Jason Kelce is actually retiring 3:59 - Coaching staff changes and Nick Sirianni 8:33 - What went wrong against the blitz!? 10:46 - Mallata teaming up with a world renowned chef for Lunar New Year in partnership with Toyota! 12:56 - Obligatory question about Taylor Swift 14:28 - What happened after the 10-1 start? See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:16:49

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Shams Charania on Joel Embiid's surgery, Sixers staying afloat & NBA trade deadline

2/6/2024
On the latest edition of the Takeoff podcast with John Clark, we talk with Shams Charania to get the latest on Joel Embiid's knee surgery and possible timetable for his return. Plus, They discuss if the Sixers can stay afloat the rest of the season and if Daryl Morey will get some help on offense before the trade deadline. 00:00 - Shams Charania 01:04 - How long with Joel Embiid be out? 02:46 - Updates after the surgery 04:59 - Timetable for return 06:12 - Can the Sixers stay afloat? 07:18 - NBA trade deadline market 09:51 - Do the Sixers go all in? 11:21 - Doc, Harden or Embiid? Check out Shams Charania on Run It Back https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLgDjoSjaXP7Ip1eXymTbTxqknDk9w1n1J See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:12:40

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Jim Mora on the Eagles hiring Vic Fangio + Lions RB Craig Reynolds

1/26/2024
Jim Mora joins John Clark on the Takeoff podcast to talk about his history coaching with Vic Fangio and what the Eagles are getting with him as their next defensive coordinator. Plus, John talks with Lions running back Craig Reynolds about his journey from Kutztown University to the NFC Championship with the Lions. 0:00 - Jim Mora 25:38 - Craig Reynolds See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:45:29

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Chris Long on Jalen Hurts, the Eagles' defense & Super Bowl LII memories | Takeoff with John Clark

1/24/2024
John Clark sits down with Super Bowl winning defensive end, Chris Long, to discuss: 00:45 - Eagles making the right move bringing Nick Sirianni back? 4:06 - Personnel is a bigger issue than coordinator on defense 5:41 - What’s it like coming off of playing in the Super Bowl? 8:29 - What should the Eagles look for in an offensive coordinator? 11:16 - Jalen Hurts’ leadership qualities and locker room chemistry 16:00 - Game Day Standard and the Chris Long Foundation 19:12 - Philadelphia is a special place to play football See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:23:20

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Hollis Thomas on Nick Sirianni, problems on defense, & the Eagles' collapse

1/18/2024
Hollis Thomas joins the Takeoff podcast to breakdown the Eagles collapse and who's to blame for their early exit from the playoffs. 00:00 - Hollis Thomas 01:30 - Should Sirianni stay or go? 02:56 - Breaking down the Eagles' bizarre loss to the Bucs 07:00 - Did the defense not believe in the coaching staff? 08:58 - Eagles made a mistake changing defensive coordinators 12:53 - Who's more to blame: players or coaching staff? 15:00 - Should the Eagles replace both of their coordinators? 17:40 - Eagles' body language during the loss was concerning 20:12 - Eagles' roster regressed from the Super Bowl season 22:49 - How do the Eagles bounce back from this disaster? 25:36 - Brian Johnson's offense never worked 27:14 - Who had the bigger collapse: Cowboys or Eagles? 31:23 - Putting the Eagles' disappointing season into perspective See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:39:19

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Jason Avant has his worries as he gives his prediction for Eagles-Buccaneers

1/12/2024
With the Eagles set to take on the Buccaneers on Monday night, John Clark is joined by former Eagles wide receiver and NBC Sports Philadelphia analyst, Jason Avant, on the latest Takeoff podcast: 1:00 - Which eagles team will we see on Monday? 4:42 - Can the Eagles "flip a switch"? 10:50 - Is there a disconnect between the players and coaches? 18:51 - Bigger issue: offense or defense? 27:08 - Is it good the Eagles are playing on the road? See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:34:13

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Lane Johnson on Eagles heading into the playoffs & Walter Payton Award

1/3/2024
Lane Johnson joins John Clark on the latest Takeoff podcast to talk about being nominated for the Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award and the state of the Eagles. 🦅Vote for Lane Johnson #WPMOYChallenge https://twitter.com/LaneJohnson65/status/1739033578971824636 See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:24:43