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The Beat with Brendan Quinn and Nick Baumgardner

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The Beat is a college sports podcast from The Athletic Detroit that takes you places you’d least expect. Hosts Nick Baumgardner and Brendan Quinn have stories to tell and people to talk to. … And beers to drink.

The Beat is a college sports podcast from The Athletic Detroit that takes you places you’d least expect. Hosts Nick Baumgardner and Brendan Quinn have stories to tell and people to talk to. … And beers to drink.

Location:

United States

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The Athletic

Description:

The Beat is a college sports podcast from The Athletic Detroit that takes you places you’d least expect. Hosts Nick Baumgardner and Brendan Quinn have stories to tell and people to talk to. … And beers to drink.

Language:

English


Episodes

How coaching searches work

2/14/2020
On this week's show, Brendan and Nick discuss the ins and outs of coaching searches. While also taking your mailbag questions. Subscribe to The Athletic using this special promo and receive 40% off! Also, subscribers will have access to exclusive episodes. http://theathletic.com/collegebeat

Duration:00:41:40

Michigan memories with Mick McCabe

2/6/2020
On this week's show, Brendan and Nick chat with legendary Detroit Free Press sports writer Mick McCabe about his iconic run as a story teller. Subscribe to The Athletic using this special promo and receive 40% off! Also, subscribers will have access to exclusive episodes. http://theathletic.com/collegebeat

Duration:00:32:00

Mega Mailbag

1/30/2020
On this week's show, Brendan and Nick take reader questions on a number of topics. Subscribe to The Athletic using this special promo and receive 40% off! Also, subscribers will have access to exclusive episodes. http://theathletic.com/collegebeat

Duration:00:45:00

College hoops education with Dick Jerardi

1/23/2020
On this week's show, Brendan and Nick talk all things college hoops -- now and then -- with longtime Philadelphia journalist Dick Jerardi. Subscribe to The Athletic using this special promo and receive 40% off! Also, subscribers will have access to exclusive episodes. http://theathletic.com/collegebeat

Duration:00:35:51

Basketball IQ with Josh Bartelstein

1/16/2020
On this week's show, Brendan and Nick catch up with Josh Bartelstein, a former Michigan basketball captain who is now the VP of strategy, chief of staff for the Detroit Pistons. Subscribe to The Athletic using this special promo and receive 40% off! Also, subscribers will have access to exclusive episodes. http://theathletic.com/collegebeat

Duration:00:32:20

The Dan Dakich Experience

1/9/2020
On this week's episode of The Beat, Brendan and Nick catch up with college basketball television analyst Dan Dakich for his thoughts on ... well, a number of things. Subscribe to The Athletic using this special promo and receive 40% off! Also, subscribers will have access to exclusive episodes. http://theathletic.com/collegebeat

Duration:00:31:40

New Year's Voicemails

1/3/2020
Nick and Brendan start off 2020 with answering your best questions and voicemails. Subscribe to The Athletic using this special promo and receive 40% off! Also, subscribers will have access to exclusive episodes. http://theathletic.com/collegebeat

Duration:00:34:55

Holiday Gift Giving

12/26/2019
Nick and Brendan give their gifts to Michigan and Michigan State football and basketball. Ep 1 Summary: Nick Baumgardner and Brendan Quinn are back together! The guys reflect on the past 2 years away from the mic. Brendan tells the story of the day John Beilein left Michigan for the NBA.

Duration:00:47:30

Terry Mills and a life in basketball

12/19/2019
On this week's episode of The Beat, Brendan and Nick catch up with Michigan legend, former super recruit and NBA veteran Terry Mills for a discussion about his life in the game. Subscribe to The Athletic using this special promo and receive 40% off! Also, subscribers will have access to exclusive episodes. http://theathletic.com/collegebeat

Duration:00:34:29

Resetting Michigan-Michigan State football

12/12/2019
On this week's episode of The Beat, Brendan and Nick recap Michigan and Michigan State's football seasons as bowl games approach. Subscribe to The Athletic using this special promo and receive 40% off! Also, subscribers will have access to exclusive episodes. http://theathletic.com/collegebeat

Duration:00:38:05

Giant Mailbag

12/5/2019
Brendan and Nick take all your questions on Michigan-Michigan State football and basketball on this week's episode of The Beat. Subscribe to The Athletic using this special promo and receive 40% off! Also, subscribers will have access to exclusive episodes. http://theathletic.com/collegebeat

Duration:00:39:53

The 2010s: The All-Decade Michigan & Michigan State Basketball Lineups

11/26/2019
Nick and Brendan look back at the past decade of Wolverines and Spartans basketball. Subscribe to The Athletic using this special promo and receive 40% off! Also, subscribers will have access to exclusive episodes. http://theathletic.com/collegebeat

Duration:01:03:38

Behind the Scenes with Bruce Madej

11/21/2019
On this week's episode of The Beat, Brendan and Nick chat with legendary Michigan public relations man Bruce Madej about all things Michigan and sports media. Subscribe to The Athletic using this special promo and receive 40% off! Also, subscribers will have access to exclusive episodes. http://theathletic.com/collegebeat

Duration:00:42:36

Dissecting a rivalry

11/14/2019
On this week's episode of The Beat, Brendan and Nick share Michigan-Michigan State rivalry perspectives with each other and listeners as Saturday's game approaches. Subscribe to The Athletic using this special promo and receive 40% off! Also, subscribers will have access to exclusive episodes. http://theathletic.com/collegebeat

Duration:00:43:12

Nick teaches Brendan how to watch football

11/7/2019
On this week's episode of The Beat, Nick and Brendan have a deep discussion about the best way to watch football. Subscribe to The Athletic using this special promo and receive 40% off! Also, subscribers will have access to exclusive episodes. http://theathletic.com/collegebeat

Duration:00:40:56

From Player to Coach, an Hour with Dane Fife

10/31/2019
On this week's episode of The Beat, Brendan and Nick chat with Michigan State basketball assistant coach Dane Fife about his life in the game. Subscribe to The Athletic using this special promo and receive 40% off! Also, subscribers will have access to exclusive episodes. http://theathletic.com/collegebeat

Duration:00:32:37

Under the Lights with Ryan Van Bergen

10/24/2019
On this week's episode of The Beat, Brendan and Nick chat with former Michigan football player Ryan Van Bergen about Michigan-Notre Dame memories and the power of discipline and positive thinking. Subscribe to The Athletic using this special promo and receive 40% off! Also, subscribers will have access to exclusive episodes. http://theathletic.com/collegebeat

Duration:00:30:45

That Time Michigan Basketball Replaced A Legend

10/17/2019
With college basketball around the corner, Brendan and Nick walk back through the John Beilein coaching transition that landed Michigan Juwan Howard. The guys recall the situation, from start to stop, from their perspective and offer unique insight into a fascinating process. Subscribe to The Athletic using this special promo and receive 40% off! Also, subscribers will have access to exclusive episodes. http://theathletic.com/collegebeat

Duration:00:38:05

A Football Life with Dan Dierdorf

10/10/2019
Nick and Brendan have the great honor this week to speak with football legend Dan Dierdorf about his life on the field and in the broadcast booth: This week, on The Beat. Subscribe to The Athletic using this special promo and receive 40% off! Also, subscribers will have access to exclusive episodes. http://theathletic.com/collegebeat

Duration:00:37:07

Two Time Zones

10/3/2019
Nick and Brendan preview the Wolverines and Spartans 2019-20 basketball seasons. Subscribe to The Athletic using this special promo and receive 40% off! Also, subscribers will have access to exclusive episodes. http://theathletic.com/collegebeat

Duration:00:44:12