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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.
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United States

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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.

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English


Episodes

Giant Mailbag

12/5/2019
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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

A Basketball Life

9/26/2019
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Brendan and Nick chat with Michigan basketball assistant coach Phil Martelli about Philly, life, owning a bar, Juwan Howard and a one of a kind basketball journey. 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:00:34:13

Mailbag and Memories

9/19/2019
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It’s a mailbag Thursday on The Beat. Nick and Brendan answer your questions about wrestling, John Beilein, college stories and more! Subscribe now to hear new episodes of The Lead each weekday morning: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-lead/id1478448344

Duration:00:43:12

Introducing the Lead

9/16/2019
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From The Athletic and Wondery, The Lead is the first daily sports podcast that will bring you one big story from The Athletic's all-star team of local and national sports reporters to make you the most knowledgeable sports fan in any room. Subscribe now to hear new episodes of the Lead each weekday morning: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-lead/id1478448344 Check out theathletic.com/thelead to read stories featured on The Lead.

Duration:00:07:31

In The Trenches

9/12/2019
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Nick and Brendan chat with former Michigan State offensive lineman Kodi Kieler. About his college career and specifically the epic 22-play fourth-quarter game-winning drive he and his fellow offensive linemen constructed to give MSU the Big Ten championship in 2015. 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:00:24:59

It's Miller Time

9/5/2019
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Former Michigan offensive lineman Jack Miller joins the guys at a bar to share a few beers and tell some stories from the Rich Rodriguez, Brady Hoke and Jim Harbaugh eras in Ann Arbor! 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:00:30:32

The Boys Are Back!

8/29/2019
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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. Where does Michigan State stand in the college football landscape? 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:00:55:46

The Beat Trailer

8/22/2019
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Nick Baumgardner and Brendan Quinn present a long-form podcast on all things Michigan-Michigan State. Back together after two years apart, Brendan and Nick return to the podcasting world to bring you past stories from our perspective, guests who know more than we do, memorable game watch-alongs, crazy stuff you've probably never heard of and more. Grab a few beers and join us every Thursday. And, please, remember to tip your bartenders and your servers. Subscribe to The Athletic using this...

Duration:00:01:19