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The Bragman Breakdown is a sports and pop culture podcast hosted by Jackson Bragman. Here at TBB, we provide our audience with some of the best commentary and interviews from the sports world today.

The Bragman Breakdown is a sports and pop culture podcast hosted by Jackson Bragman. Here at TBB, we provide our audience with some of the best commentary and interviews from the sports world today.

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United States

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The Bragman Breakdown is a sports and pop culture podcast hosted by Jackson Bragman. Here at TBB, we provide our audience with some of the best commentary and interviews from the sports world today.

Language:

English

Contact:

2489542588


Episodes

Lion's Quarterback Connor Sampson on Riding the Bench, Playing For His Home Team, & His Improbable Journey to the NFL

5/10/2022
It was absolutely awesome to have Detroit Lions undrafted free agent and Michigan native Connor Sampson on the pod two days before he reports for rookie minicamp at Allen Park. Connor talked to Jackson talked about the adversity he's faced in his high school and college football careers, why he thought he'd play baseball in college, why he thinks he can become a successful NFL quarterback, meeting Dan Campbell for the first time, his ping pong obsession, and much more. Enjoy! For more...

Duration:00:23:11

Comedian Ziggy Klett on His New One-Man Show, His Battle With Stage 4 Cancer, & How he Writes a Joke

4/27/2022
The Bragman Breakdown was thrilled to welcome stand-up comedian Ziggy Klett onto the podcast this week. Jackson took a trip to Lake Orion Michigan earlier this month to see the world premiere of Ziggy's new one-man show, "47 Chairs". Jackson and Ziggy break down 47 Chairs before Ziggy shares stories and insight from his several decades in the world of comedy. Enjoy! For more Bragman Breakdown content, follow us on Instagram: @bragmanbreakdownpod

Duration:00:33:57

Tigers Play-by-Play Announcer Dan Dickerson on Constantly Evolving, His Extensive Game Prep, & His Thoughts on AJ Hinch

4/18/2022
Legendary Detroit Tigers radio announcer of 24 years Dan Dickerson joins The Bragman Breakdown! The voice of Tiger's baseball sat down with Jackson to discuss a variety of topics including his experience working with Ernie Harwell, his unquenchable thirst for knowledge, his game prep, his thoughts on second-year Tigers manager AJ Hinch, the current and former Tigers he's been the closest with and much more. This episode is a treasure trove of knowledge and insight into the world of one of...

Duration:00:34:03

NBA Playoffs Mega Preview With Cross Town Rivals

4/14/2022
Friend of the program and host of the Cross Town Rivals podcast JP Atto joins Jackson and Goose to preview the 2022 NBA Playoffs by filling out their playoff bracket. Enjoy! For more Bragman Breakdown content, follow us on Instagram: @bragmanbreakdownpod

Duration:01:15:11

Final Four Recap With Just Sports and Cross Town Rivals

4/6/2022
Rock Chalk Jayhawk, The Kansas Jayhawks are your 2022 men's college basketball champions! Goose and Jackson were joined by Will Gardner of the Just Sports podcast and JP Atto of the Cross Town Rivals podcast to tie a bow on the 2022 season as they recap Saturday's Final Four games and Monday's National Championship game. Enjoy! For more Bragman Breakdown content, follow us on Instagram: @bragmanbreakdownpod

Duration:00:46:27

Will Smith's Oscar Fiasco With Jack Meyer & Our Final Four Mega Preview

3/30/2022
Episode 59 features the notorious host of The Jack Meyer Show and our special guest Jack Meyer joining the show to discuss Will Smith "slapping the s**t" out of Chris Rock at the 2022 Oscars. Jackson and Goose also dive deep on all four teams playing in New Orleans this weekend in the 2022 Final Four in a Mega Preview you won't want to miss. Enjoy!

Duration:01:18:38

March Madness First Weekend Reactions & College Basketball Coaches We'd Like to Walk-On For

3/21/2022
Gabe and Goose are back to join Jackson in churning out some March Madness content for the friends of the program. The boys react to the biggest and most surprising moments from the first 2 rounds of the tournament before revealing their top 3 lists of the current college basketball coaches they would most want to play for as a walk-on. Enjoy! For more Bragman Breakdown content, follow us on Instagram: @bragmanbreakdownpod

Duration:00:49:19

March Madness Mega Preview With Cross Town Rivals

3/16/2022
The Bragman Breakdown welcomed the hosts of the Cross Town Rivals podcast JP Atto and Anthony Blaty to fill out a combined bracket for the 2022 March Madness tournament. Join our bracket group to test your knowledge against Jackson Anthony, JP, and the rest of The Bragman Breakdown family. Password: AB, get to class! https://fantasy.espn.com/tournament-challenge-bracket/2022/en/sharer?groupID=4384725&sscb=100 For more Bragman Breakdown content, follow us on Instagram: @bragmanbreakdownpod

Duration:02:03:43

US Squash Pro Haley Mendez on Her Incredible Junior Career, Playing at Harvard With Ali Farag, & Meeting Her Fiancé Nathan Lake

3/10/2022
We had a super fun episode this week as Jackson had the pleasure of interviewing the world #43 women's squash player and Brooklyn's own Haley Mendez. Haley discussed her rise to the top of the US junior squash rankings, why she decided to play at Harvard, her close relationship with men's world #2 Ali Farag, how she met her fiance Nathan Lake, her plans for her post squash career, and of course, her thoughts on Nathan's dairy sponsorship. Huge thanks to Haley as we are wishing her the best...

Duration:00:31:00

AEW Revolution Predictions With Jake Hirsch

3/6/2022
Jake Hirsch joins the show to help Jackson predict one of AEW's most stacked cards of all time. Enjoy! For more Bragman Breakdown content, follow us on Instagram: @bragmanbreakdownpod

Duration:00:34:07

Super Bowl 56 Prop Bets!

2/12/2022
Jackson, Gabe, and Goose break down their favorite prop bets for this Sunday's big game, including their picks for Super Bowl MVP, the length of this year's Star-Spangled Banner, the color of Gatorade that will be poured on the winning head coach, and many more! Enjoy! For more Bragman Breakdown content, follow us on Instagram: @bragmanbreakdownpod

Duration:00:48:59

Pro Squash Ref Mike Riley on Facing Criticism, The Highest Compliment He's Received, & His Favorite Player to Ref

1/28/2022
As the World Squash Federation's only "World Referee" from the United States, Mike Riley is one of the best squash referees, not only in the world right now but of all time. In 2018, Mike won the US Squash W. Stewart Brauns award for his extraordinary service to the game of squash and leadership as a world-class referee. It was great for us here at The Bragman Breakdown to have a chat with Mike about his incredible career. Enjoy!

Duration:00:21:42

Spanish Squash Pro Borja Golán on His New Squash Academy, How he Stays so Fit at 39 Years Old & Why he Loves The Motor City Open

1/26/2022
In this incredibly special episode, Jackson welcomed his all-time favorite professional athlete Borja Golán onto the podcast to talk about the Spaniard's legendary career. After reminiscing about the time he first met Jackson. The Spanish Bull discussed the opening of his new squash academy, as well as his training routine at 39 years old, and if he plans to retire soon. The Bragman Breakdown was honored to feature Borja on this episode and it's certainly one of the best interviews we have...

Duration:00:24:55

Egyptian Squash Pro Tarek Momen on His Attacking Play Style, His Wife Raneem El Weleily, & Winning the 2019 World Championships

1/26/2022
It was a pleasure for us here at The Bragman Breakdown to chat with the #4 squash player in the world and Cairo Egypt's own Tarek Momen. Tarek sat down with Jackson to discuss his 1-year-old son Shahir and the impact that having a child has had on his life. He also revealed the biggest lessons he's learned from his wife, Egyptian squash legend Raneem El Weleily, in addition to his reaction to winning the 2019 World Championships in Qatar. Thanks to Tarek for joining us today for this great...

Duration:00:30:20

British Squash Pro Nathan Lake on His New Career High Ranking, Egypt's Squash Dominance, & His Favorite Kind of Milk

1/25/2022
In this milestone episode, we are ecstatic to bring you this interview with World #38 Squash Pro "The Milkman" Nathan Lake. Among other things, Nathan discusses his new career-high ranking of 38 in the world, his fiance Haley Mendez, why he believes Egypt has dominated the sport of squash over the last couple of decades, and his momentum heading into his 4th Motor City Open. Jackson, of course, wraps things up with Nathan by hitting him with some red hot rapid-fire questions. Please enjoy...

Duration:00:32:05

The Gabes Are Back to Pick Their 2022 NBA All Star Teams!

1/17/2022
The notorious Gabe and Gabe connection is back in this special Martin Luther King Day edition of The Bragman Breakdown. Jackson, Gabe, and Gabe (Goose) pick their 2022 NBA All-Star teams with All-Star weekend in Clevland just one month away. Enjoy! For more Bragman Breakdown content, follow us on Instagram: @bragmanbreakdownpod

Duration:00:44:03

Illinois State Guard Josiah Strong on Being One of the Best Shooters in College Hoops, Transferring From Navy, & McKinley Wright

1/13/2022
Standout combo guard for the Illinois State Red Birds Josiah Strong joins the show to rap about his stellar season for ISU. He also opened up about his relationship with Minnesota Timberwolves guard and former high school teammate McKinley Wright, as well as his decision to leave the US Naval Academy after his freshman season. We then get into his incredible shooting splits this season and Josiah talks about what it feels like to be in the zone. All that and more in this week's edition of...

Duration:00:37:29

Chicago State Guard Brandon Betson on His Vocal Leadership Style & His Journey to D1 Basketball

12/30/2021
Chicago State basketball’s scoring and assist leader Brandon Betson joins the show to discuss his experience playing JUCO basketball, his recruitment this off-season, his transition to Division 1 basketball, and playing for new head coach Gerald Gillion . Enjoy! For more Bragman Breakdown content, follow us on Instagram: @bragmanbreakdownpod

Duration:00:28:42

The NBA Has a Covid Problem + ROY Front Runners & Teams Who Will Improve the Most by Season's End With Jackson Lloyd

12/23/2021
Jackson Lloyd of the "NBA Action With Jackson" podcast joins the show to discuss the plausibility of another NBA shutdown, as well as, the favorites for the NBA's Rookie of the Year award, and the teams he expects to improve the most by the end of the 2021-2022 NBA season. Enjoy! For more Bragman Breakdown content, follow us on Instagram: @bragmanbreakdownpod

Duration:01:00:30

College Basketball Check-in with "Today In Sports"

12/16/2021
JP Atto and Anthony Blaty of the "Today In Sports" podcast join the show to discuss the latest college basketball AP poll as well as the future of Michigan and Michigan State hoops. Enjoy! For more Bragman Breakdown content, follow us on Instagram: @bragmanbreakdownpod

Duration:01:03:27