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Host Daniel Schmidt uses his unique blend of humor and creativity to give you the best stories and sports takes from Columbia to St. Louis and beyond.

Host Daniel Schmidt uses his unique blend of humor and creativity to give you the best stories and sports takes from Columbia to St. Louis and beyond.
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Host Daniel Schmidt uses his unique blend of humor and creativity to give you the best stories and sports takes from Columbia to St. Louis and beyond.






Bonus Episode: BAMA Ft. Alex Schiffer

Alex Schiffer joins me to talk about a heartbreaking loss to South Carolina, the upcoming bloodbath in Tuscaloosa, the commitment of Mario McKinney and Mizzou's pursuit of 5 star hooper Josh Christopher.


Episode 55 "Mike Scherer Part 1"

Former Mizzou linebacker Mike Scherer joins me to talk about the current Tigers football team as well as look back on his playing days on and off the field in Columbia. Brought to you by:


Episode 54 "Mizzou Football's biggest game & the 40 yard dash seen round the world"

Barry and the Boys head to Purdue for the biggest game of the season (2:35-15:35). I ran the greatest recreational 40 yard dash of all time in the face of all my haters (15:45-23:10). Lock of the Week #1 missed and the 2018 streak has begun! (23:15-28:55). The Cardinals are making a playoff push while doing a disservice to Adam Wainwright (29:05-39:10). Asking Schmidt featuring a Ringer vs. Barstool debate caps off this week's episode (39:15-53:25).


Episode 53 "Mizzou Football Preview Ft. Alex Schiffer + I go Scorched Earth on SportClips"

Labor Day weekend special starts with a recap of both the PGA Championship and the red hot Redbirds since Mike Shildt took over as manager (1:15-9:30). The KC Star's Mizzou beat writer Alex Schiffer joins me to talk about Instagram, Northeast road trips and of course, Missouri football (9:35-55:00). Things wrap up with me going Scorched Earth on SportClips (55:05-1:07:15).


Episode 46 "Albert Pujols Top 6 moments and JJ Redick's career"

Tales from the weekend, specifically #HitchedtoHuska (5:40-16:20). 6 Columns featuring Albert Pujols (16:30-36:00). Mizzou hoops and the next batch of STL high school basketball prospects (36:10-46:40). A tribute to my favorite athlete ever, JJ Redick (46:50-1:08:10). Asking Schmidt (1:08:20-1:25:00).


Episode 45 "How to get rid of the #BFIB, and kU fan demolition"

BACK. I explain the variety of factors that contributed to the long hiatus, namely a long an grueling surgery (:20-9:50). I had an unbelievably believable interaction with a #BFIB representative that turned into my beef of the week (10:00-29:25). Asking Schmidt pops up in the middle of the ep with an update on my ongoing chicken wing eating disorder (29:45-39:45). I spend 20 minutes verbally destroying a kU fan who basically threw me an alley-oop and then asked if I posterize him...


Episode 44 "Happy birthday TSP & The Grant Wistrom Story"

Happy birthday TSP! I review the last year and take a look at the future of TSP (1:10-17:25). The Tigers let us down yet again but at least they did it in the best city in the country (17:30-35:30). As a birthday present for my loyal listeners I reveal a story to you guys that I have only shared with a handful of people (35:30-47:10). In Asking Schmidt I discuss the stupidity of Jordan Barnett, and what I gave up for Lent (47:20-59:25).


Episode 43 "March Madness Extravaganza"

I give you the top 6 NCAA tournament games of our generation, and welcome back on Matt Cox of Three Man Weave to breakdown this year's tournament.


Episode 42 "Mizzou basketball is a 2 hour Dementor's kiss & Ari is the most hated man in America"

The Saviors and Moby Dick wasted the opportunity of a lifetime against Georgia (2:30-19:40). Ari-who might not be attracted to women-pulled off the most scumbag move in Bachelor franchise history (19:45-41:30). In Asking Schmidt this week we talk favorite nights of high school, and the worst play call In St. Louis Rams history (41:40-1:10:50).


Episode 41 "#DS18, Does Ari like women? The search for Moby Dick"

I offer a fitness method membership that is exclusive to my loyal listeners (4:10). The most boring season in Bachelor history got interesting for a total of three minutes, and ask if we know for sure that Ari is actually attracted to women (8:00). Mizzou basketball is 1(!) win away from punching its ticket to THE BIG DANCE, and they're going to do it without Moby Dick (24:40). We talk golf etiquette and rappers in Asking Schmidt (48:10) and Hardy Cox wraps things up with the TSP Voicemail...


Episode 40 "Hometowns, Tigers and Black Panther Oh My!"

We've got trivia, Black Panther and guns (3:00-12:00)! We talk the best reality television on the planet episodes, Bachelor hometown dates. Brothers home from prison, weird family stories, and families that don't eat at tables (12:30-30:30). Mizzou heartbreak (30:45-50:00). I battle between being a prisoner of the moment and announcing the end of the season, and realizing that Mizzou is still in the tournament field.


Episode 39 "St. Louis Mardi Gras & are the Mizzou Tigers going to Dance?"

Mardi Gras has come and gone and your favorite podcast host has all the correct takes on the yearly debauchery (1:00-7:00). I go over my own Red Wedding on this weeks's Bachelor in "Engaged in 70 Days" (7:15-22:30). This week on "The Saviors" (22:40-38:55) I addressed the miraculous turnaround of the Missouri Tigers who are oh so close to being March Madness bound. Asking Schmidt (39:00-54:55)makes its triumphant return, and during that segment I set the record straight on who has the best...


Episode 38 "Brady vs. LeBron & I missed all of my Super Bowl bets"

The working man is back in the lab! I address the change in my professional life (having a professional life) (:30-3:35). I talk about the hypocrisy in LeBron's legacy in comparison to Tom Brady's. Also in my Super Bowl segment I break down the hottest takes during the game, and how I finished my NFL gambling season on a predictably low note (3:40-20:50). Mizzou basketball is trending up in a big way, but what will the Tigers do WHEN Moby Dick(MPJ) come back(21:00-37:10)? Queen Krystal's...


Episode 37 "South Broadway Wrestling & Cuonzo Martin in Sports Illustrated"

The longest podcast in TSP history brings with it the return of Tales From the Weekend (3:10-18:30) where I talk South Broadway wrestling and diaper parties. In the Saviors I discuss the brilliant feature by S.L. Price on Mizzou's Cuonzo Martin and what it means to him and Mizzou to have him as the Tigers head coach. In Engaged In 70 Days (35:-40-47:00) I send home Bibiana while giving my rose to Bekah M. Episode 37 also brings back Satan and Friends (47:10-56:10), where I break down...


Episode 36 "Drew Lock returns & the Rams embarrass themselves"

Kick off this weeks episode talking about the Natty and how little I care about class, and I also discuss the Rams embarrassing themselves on national television (2:50-12:05). This week's guest and I talk about the return of Drew Lock (!!!) and what this means for the football program and Drew going forward (14:10-35:25). Engaged in 70 Days (35:30-49:15) focuses on how brutal Krystal is, and how I've put together one of the best fantasy teams in Bachelor history. Extensive and intensive...


Episode 35 "Mizzou Football season recap & Bachelor premiere"

The first TSP of 2018 sets the bar very high for the rest of the year. I recap Mizzou's football season (2:10-18:30) and talk about the different situations the Tigers would find themselves in depending on if Drew Lock stays or goes. I celebrate my singlehandedly taking down Apple in a Scorched Earth update (18:40-23:30). I FINALLY talk Bachelor extensively (23:45-40:10) recapping this season's premiere. Briefly preview Mizzou's conference season in hoops (40:15-45:40) and I revisit Arsenal...


Episode 34 "Best Christmas songs, Braggin Rights game & I takedown Apple"

In Tales From The Weekend (2:20-11:40) I brag about my younger sister's accomplishment while basically sneaking into one of the richest events in Saint Louis. I give you the undisputed 6 best Christmas movies in Six Columns (11:40-21:40). I break down the Bragging Rights matchup in the Saviors (21:50-35:50). Scorched Earth returns (36:00-49:00) and I take down Apple for their continued deceit of the international consumer. Hey iPhone users feel free to thank me for being your white knight....


Episode 33 "Top 6 Christmas songs & Lock of the Week Streak"

The Return of the King. I am #back, and I recap where I have been, mostly rubbing elbows with Webster celebrities and watching amateur wrestling with St. Louis hoosiers (4:00-21:00). I celebrate my gambling win on Mizzou over 6.5 wins in Sharps, as well as marvel at 9 straight weeks of correctly (read incorrectly) picking winners (23:20-32:40). In 6 Columns this week I reveal the undisputed 6 best Christmas song (NO MARIAH CAREY) (33:05-40:40). I close with Asking Schmidt covering topics...


Bonus Episode: Eulogy for MPJ's Freshman Year

My reaction to the most devastating news in the history of Mizzou athletics.


Episode 32 "I return to Mizzou and the Tigers return to Earth"

Mizzou basketball returns back to Earth after getting eviscerated in Utah (1:15-24:15). The Raiders are the lock of the week (25:00-28:00). I celebrate a glorious weekend in Columbia (28:00-37:00) and Asking Schmidt closes us out during which I predominantly talk about sucking at gambling (37:00-1:00:00).