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The Jeff and Big Joe Show Podcast

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The Jeff and Big Joe Show brings a wealth of real world and professional sports experience to the listener every day in a way that is light, fun and real. Staysniak is the former Colts player who’s been making people laugh and think about Indy sports for better than 25 years. Jeff Rickard has covered teams in both professional and Major College Sports since 1995. Both men share a love of sports, Indianapolis and good times but often see the world through entirely unique perspectives.

The Jeff and Big Joe Show brings a wealth of real world and professional sports experience to the listener every day in a way that is light, fun and real. Staysniak is the former Colts player who’s been making people laugh and think about Indy sports for better than 25 years. Jeff Rickard has covered teams in both professional and Major College Sports since 1995. Both men share a love of sports, Indianapolis and good times but often see the world through entirely unique perspectives.

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The Jeff and Big Joe Show brings a wealth of real world and professional sports experience to the listener every day in a way that is light, fun and real. Staysniak is the former Colts player who’s been making people laugh and think about Indy sports for better than 25 years. Jeff Rickard has covered teams in both professional and Major College Sports since 1995. Both men share a love of sports, Indianapolis and good times but often see the world through entirely unique perspectives.

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English


Episodes

Best of The Fan Morning Show - Monday 4/6: Tamika Catchings on her election to the HOF, Kevin Bowen on a mobile NFL Draft, Eddie White spins some yarns and we recap Wrestlemania!

4/6/2020
00:00 – 14:44 - Tamika Catchings on being elected to the 2020 Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame, learning from the late Pat Summit, Jordan/Kobe/LeBron, conducting a draft while social distancing 14:45 – 26:56 - Kevin Bowen on NFL owners stepping up during pandemic, Jim Irsay, wide receiver depth in draft, Colts’ needs 26:57 – 41:31 - Eddie White on how he’s handling social distancing, Tamika Catchings going into the HOF, Call-A-Pacer program, is 2020 the best HOF class?, 41:32 – 50:18 -...

Duration:00:51:01

Fan Morning Show - Monday 4/6: Tamika Catchings on her election to the HOF, Kevin Bowen explains how a mobile NFL Draft might work, Eddie White spins some yarns and WRESTLEMANIA!!!

4/6/2020
00:00 – 28:32 -our weekends, more ‘Tiger King’ is coming, a tiger tests positive for COVID-19, Wrestlemania was solid, Joe recounts meeting The Road Warriors, Tamika Catchings elected to basketball HOF, Big O Tires Sportscenter 28:33 – 41:07 - Kevin Bowen on NFL owners stepping up during pandemic, Jim Irsay, wide receiver depth in draft, Colts’ needs 41:08 – 51:55 - lots of first/last responders doing some tough work right now, which was the better HOF class: 2009 or 2020?, Tamika Catchings...

Duration:02:28:46

Fan Morning Show - Friday 4/3: Senior Bowl Executive Director/ESPN NFL Draft analyst Jim Nagy, Kevin Bowen, Browns reporter Jake Trotter and NHRA Driver Antron Brown!

4/3/2020
00:00 – 28:44– School is canceled the rest of the spring, Jeff knows someone with COVID-19, choosing Rivers over Brady, Andrew Luck, Joe’s love for Laura Rutledge, why is the NBA so quiet during all this, Big O Tires Sportscenter 28:45 – 45:01 – Kevin Bowen on quarantine life, Andrew Luck, taking multiple wide receivers will be a must in the draft, the need for big body wide receivers, lack of depth at offensive line, ‘Tiger King’ 45:01 – 51:43 – Eli Apple’s deal with the Raiders falls...

Duration:02:31:33

Best of The Fan Morning Show - Thursday 4/2: New Colts DB T.J. Carrie joined us, Zak Keefer, Scott Agness, Colts' mascot "Blue" aka Trey Mock and Big Joe accepts the McDonald's Challenge

4/2/2020
00:00 – 14:35 - Newest Colts CB T.J. Carrie on coming to Indy, why everyone speaks so highly of Indy and the Colts, what drew him to the Colts, joint practices with the Colts when he was with the Browns, getting acquainted with teammates during pandemic, Browns issues, being the “old guy” in the DB room 14:36 – 25:06 – The Athletic’s Zak Keefer on the Colts’ addition of T.J. Carrie, Jacoby Brissett’s mindset, the unknown of the NFL off-season schedule, Tom Brady 25:07 – 35:01 – The...

Duration:01:02:14

Fan Morning Show - Thursday 4/2: New Colts CB T.J. Carrie joins us plus Zak Keefer, Scott Agness, Colts' mascot Blue and Big Joe wants in on the McDonald's Challenge!

4/2/2020
00:00 – 28:44 – Wimbeldon/Open Championship not postponed but canceled, Titans are interested in Jadaveon Clowney (who just dropped his asking price), Big O Tires Sportscenter 28:45 – 41:18 Athletes and owners stepping up during pandemic, Robert Kraft uses Patriots plane to ship masks, Peyton & Ashley Manning donating 500 meals, Belichick records awkward PSA 41:19 – 54:18 – is it bad that the NFL Draft is still scheduled to happen?, $3,500 McDOnald’s challenge is a joke/Joe accepts the...

Duration:02:35:44

Best of The Fan Morning Show - Wednesday 4/1: Pacers' LEGEND Bobby 'Slick' Leonard joins us, Stephen Holder on the Colts, local business spotlight with Michael Shuel and NFL power rankings!

4/1/2020
00:00 – 29:09 – Pacers legend Bobby “Slick” Leonard joins the show: how he’s handling quarantine, he is not watching i-Racing or ‘Tiger King’, the 1953 Hoosiers championship team, Indiana basketball, Michael Jordan, doing his first podcast 29:10 – 56:12 - The Athletic’s Stephen Holder: Philip Rivers signing was a Frank Reich move, can the defense be top-10?, Xavier Rhodes, what do Chargers do now Cam Newton/Jameis Winston, new playoff format 56:13 – 1:04:25 -Local business spotlight: Michael...

Duration:01:12:45

Fan Morning Show - Wednesday 4/1: Pacers' LEGEND Bobby "Slick" Leonard joins us, Stephen Holder breaks down Frank Reich's conference call and local business spotlight!

4/1/2020
00:00 – 28:06 - Frank Reich’s press conference, how teams are adapting to the pandemic, signing Philip Rivers, Jacoby Brissett’s future, MLB & NBA players are not being compensated the same, Big O Tires Sportscenter 28:07 – 42:22 - Jeff realizes Kevin Pritchard has a Twitter account, NFL Executive VP Jeff Pash says league expects full season and stadiums packed with fans, Ohioans are drinking big time 42:23 – 53:25 - More from the Frank Reich conference call: why they didn’t sign Tom Brady,...

Duration:02:32:39

Best of The Fan Morning Show - Tuesday 3/31: ESPN's Mike Wells on the Colts' biggest needs, Indianapolis Indians' 1B Will Craig has 'Tiger King' hot takes, Dustin Dopirak talks college hoops and NFL POWER RANKINGS!

3/31/2020
00:00 – 13:28 - ESPN’s Mike Wells is practicing social distancing from Big Joe, on handling kids and teaching during the pandemic, NCAA extending eligibility, the Colts position of need is wide receiver 13:29 – 22:59 - NFL Power Rankings: Where do the Colts rank?, are they underrated? 23:00 – 38:06 -Indianapolis Indians first baseman Will Craig joins the show to talk about how he’s staying in shape for the unknown start to the season, the lack of a paycheck, competitiveness in the minor...

Duration:00:52:57

Fan Morning Show - Tuesday 3/31: ESPN's Mike Wells on the Colts moves, Indians 1B Will Craig, Dustin Dopirak talks college hoops and what crappy shows are you watching?

3/31/2020
00:00 – 27:33 – Joe is excited mow lawn, Colts add T.J. Carrie to their roster, Jadaveon Clowney is still out there, social distancing extended, Big O Tires Sportscenter 27:34 – 42:38 - The Athletic’s Dustin Dopirak on his sit down with Butler head coach LaVall Jordan, what could have been for the Bulldogs in March Madness, IU, Purdue’s nucleus 42:39 – 53:39 - JMV spoke to new Colts DT Sheldon Day, Colts are doing work in free agency, who else might they add 53:40 – 1:21:28 - Joe is watching...

Duration:02:34:29

Fan Morning Show - Monday 3/30: Sage Karam on his i-Racing win, Kevin Bowen with Colts talk, Wrestlemania and TIGER KING!!!

3/30/2020
00:00 – 28:58 - The pandemic may not be ending anytime soon, what we watched this weekend, ‘Tiger King’, Joe dislikes Jesse Pinkman, did we watch any sports, Big O Tires Sportscenter 28:59 – 42:11 - Kevin Bowen talks about the Colts signing Xavier Rhodes, what he’s seeing watching back Philip Rivers games, upgrading the WR group, NFL Draft 42:12 – 53:21 - Nathan Brown on the weekend’s IndyCar iRacing event and if it held his attention, Sage Karam’s win, the IndyCar schedule 53:22 – 1:15:09 -...

Duration:02:35:20

Best of The Fan Morning Show - Monday 3/30: IndyCar's Sage Karam on his iRacing win and the state of the season, Kevin Bowen talks Colts, Nathan Brown on IndyCar and Wrestlemania talk!

3/30/2020
00:00 – 17:10 -IndyCar’s Sage Karam on his i-Racing win over the weekend, how the virtual stuff compares to real life, his simulator setup, i-Racing getting him on Sportscenter, the state of the 500 and IndyCar season 17:11 – 29:05 - Kevin Bowen talks about the Colts signing Xavier Rhodes, what he’s seeing watching back Philip Rivers games, upgrading the WR group, NFL Draft 29:06 – 39:18 - Nathan Brown on the weekend’s IndyCar iRacing event and if it held his attention, Sage Karam’s win, the...

Duration:00:56:01

Best of The Fan Morning Show - Friday 3/27: Mark Jaynes talks about the Indy 500 being postponed, Colts' historian Larry Hall and baseball talk with ESPN's Jon Sciambi and Will Carroll!

3/27/2020
00:00 – 14:43 -The voice of IndyCar Radio, Mark Jaynes, talks about the Indy 500 postponement, what went into choosing the new date, could the heat affect the cars/drivers, other cancellations ,social distancing from Big Joe 14:44 – 48:07 - Colts’ historian Larry Hall on the 36th anniversary of the Colts leaving Baltimore, why the move happened, archived footage, history of the franchise, reliving memories and moments with callers 48:08 – 56:18 -“Baseball Bro” Will Carroll joins us to talk...

Duration:01:05:24

Fan Morning Show - Friday 3/27: The Indy 500 gets postponed!, Mark Jaynes talk about it, Colts' historian Larry Hall on the 36th anniversary of the team coming to Indy and baseball talk with Jon Sciambi and Will Carroll!

3/27/2020
00:00 – 27:20 - The Indy 500 is officially postponed, new date set, the Colts sign former Pro Bowler Xavier Rhodes but was it a good signing?, Harlem Globetrotter Fred “Curly” Neal dies at 77, Big O Tires Sportscenter 27:21 – 43:24 –The voice of IndyCar Radio, Mark Jaynes, talks about the Indy 500 postponement, what went into choosing the new date, could the heat affect the cars/drivers, other cancellations ,social distancing from Big Joe 43:25 – 49:19 - The Colts’ sign cornerback Xavier...

Duration:02:26:50

Fan Morning Show - Thursday 3/26: IU head coach Tom Allen, Tony Kanaan, Titans reporter Turron Davenport and plenty of Colts & Pacers talk!

3/26/2020
00:00 – 26:12 -Yesterday was a nice day to get some fresh air, reporter at Yellowstone gets startled by bison, Karl-Anthony Towns’ mom is in a medically induced coma due to coronavirus, Sean Payton comments on COVID-19 safety, Big O Tires Sportscenter 26:13 – 40:00 - Callers, Colts need to address their wide receiver depth 40:01 – 50:20 -We’ve all become Master Chefs during quarantine, On this date: Magic vs. Bird in the national championship, Rob Manfred is hopeful the MLB season will be...

Duration:02:25:46

Best of The Fan Morning Show - Thursday 3/26: IU's Tom Allen, IndyCar's Tony Kanaan, Titans reporter Turron Davenport, Scott Agness and Zak Keefer!

3/26/2020
00:00 – 17:07 - , IndyCar driver Tony Kanaan joins the show to talk about how he’s keeping sane during the quarantine, his cycling, his decision that this will be his final IndyCar season, iRacing, the cost of simulators, does he think the Indy 500 is still taking place in May? 17:08 – 30:50 - Indiana Hoosier football coach Tom Allen on how recruiting has changed during the pandemic, teaching the playbook to athletes in isolation, how no spring practices will alter the off-season, Peyton...

Duration:01:00:41

Best of The Fan Morning Show - Wednesday 3/25: USA Today's Tom Schad on the Olympics being postponed, Indy Eleven President Greg Stremlaw and Stephen Holder!

3/25/2020
00:00 – 15:28 - USA Today’s Tom Schad on the Olympics being postponed until 2021, the IOC, the magnitude of moving the Games a year down the road, the financial costs to Japan, why do cities want to spend so much to host the Games, how many athletes will be unable to participate now 15:29 – 27:02 - The Athletic’s Stephen Holder joins us to talk about whether the NFL has an optics problem right now, if the Colts are done in free agency, the Colts depth at defensive line, 27:03 – 37:54 - –...

Duration:00:47:07

Fan Morning Show - Wednesday 3/25: The Olympics will cost Japan HOW MUCH?!?!, USA Today's Tom Schad, Indy Eleven President Greg Stremlaw & Stephen Holder

3/25/2020
00:00 – 31:43 - First day of the “Stay at home” order, Cam Newton released, NFL draft, AFC East favorites, Big O Tires Sportscenter 31:44 – 39:45 - Old games getting replayed, the “never too early top-25 in college basketball” list 39:46 – 49:12 - Jim Irsay speaks on Philip Rivers, DeForest Buckner and Quenton Nelson 49:13 – 1:13:54 - Rams/Chargers switch up their logos, The Athletic’s Stephen Holder joins us to talk about whether the NFL has an optics problem right now, if the Colts are...

Duration:02:22:43

Best of the Fan Morning Show: Tuesday 3/24: ESPN's Mike Wells, Larra Overton, Indians pitcher Cody Ponce and the Olympics are postponed!

3/24/2020
00:00 - 9:30 - Indianapolis Indians’ pitcher Cody Ponce talks about what it’s like for minor leaguers during this uneasy time, how he stays prepared for the baseball season with an unknown start date, how long he thinks it’ll take to get ready once a start date is announced, his new puppy issues 9:31 – 19:30 - ESPN’s Mike Wells on how he’s dealing with e-Learning, what do the Colts do now until the draft, what the Colts do with their second-round picks 19:31 – 27:07 - Joe found a new TV...

Duration:00:45:11

Fan Morning Show - Tuesday 3/24: The Olympics are postponed, ESPN's Mike Wells, Larra Overton and Indians' pitcher Cody Ponce!

3/24/2020
00:00 – 30:26 - We’re all getting a little stir crazy working from home, Joe got a scam call relating to coronavirus, Kentucky basketball parents played Christian Laettner buzzer beater, Big O Tires Sportscenter 30:27 – 40:31 -Work from home video chats have had hilarious gaffes, Mavericks’ owner Mark Cuban says he thinks the NBA will be back by late May, Angels’ manager Joe Maddon says MLB will need 3-4 weeks of spring training to get ready, Joe Buck does play-by-play of his 2-year old son...

Duration:02:28:19

Best of The Fan Morning Show - Monday 3/23: Kevin Bowen & JMV talk Philip Rivers & the Colts, Curt Cavin on iRacing and the status of the 500 & Bucs reporter Eduardo A. Encina on Tom Brady and Joe Haeg

3/23/2020
00:00 – 14:48 - Kevin Bowen talks about Philip Rivers’ conference call, surprised the Colts let Pierre Desir walk, potential veterans the Colts could still add, is Jacoby Brissett the Colts’ backup or do they draft a backup? 14:49 – 22:11 JMV joins us to preview his interview later today with Colts QB Philip Rivers, what he wants to know, why he thinks Anthony Castonzo’s return is the reason why Rivers and other moves happened 22:12 – 34:13 - IMS’ Curt Cavin on iRacing and how they plan to...

Duration:00:45:12