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The official podcast of The Knight Report (Rutgers Rivals). We talk about Rutgers sports, usually. "This podcast is entertaining. It also lacks any fundamental understanding of sports." -some guy on the internet

The official podcast of The Knight Report (Rutgers Rivals). We talk about Rutgers sports, usually. "This podcast is entertaining. It also lacks any fundamental understanding of sports." -some guy on the internet
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The official podcast of The Knight Report (Rutgers Rivals). We talk about Rutgers sports, usually. "This podcast is entertaining. It also lacks any fundamental understanding of sports." -some guy on the internet






Is This The Year w/ Brad Wachtel

Bracketologist and former Rutgers Men's Basketball Director of Basketball Administration Brad Wachtel joined as a guest (interview at 37:50). First, Max and Adam recapped the Penn State and Illinois games and reveled in how much fun this season has been to this point. We made a surprise call to Danny Breslauer to ask about how he's feeling and to preview the Indiana and Minnesota games. Brad Wachtel then joined to discuss Rutgers' tournament chances, what they need to do going forward, told...


Decked The Hall w/ Richie Schnyderite

Richie joined this episode to discuss the latest on Rutgers football recruiting as we enter the Early Signing Period. But first, Max and Adam recapped the men's basketball win against Seton Hall, including an impromptu rant, a new Christmas song (17:40), and a call from a good friend of the podcast, the fake Vladimir Putin. Then Richie joined the podcast (26:50) to discuss recruiting and a little basketball as well. After, Max gave his own recruiting analysis (47:30), and the podcast closed...


Gregory Edward Schiano

It actually happened. Greg Schiano is back! That's the main focus of the episode along with two new songs and we hear from the fake Steve Somers. There's also Rutgers basketball talk and non-sports related nonsense at the end.


Hobbs Killed It Deader

Rutgers isn't hiring Greg Schiano. What do you think we talked about?


Chop Us Baby One More Time

Adam, Mike and Max return with plenty to talk about. Starting with the latest on the Greg Schiano rumors and hold up with a deal getting done. Mike then debuts his song to lighten the mood. The episode shifts to Rutgers scoring 21 points vs. Ohio State and the team's overall improvement under Nunzio. The guys then discuss what has happened the first four games of the basketball season. Things go in a weird direction with animal coaching talk, stadium urinals, Popeye's new chicken sandwich,...


A Song Is New, But It's Clip Show Two

We couldn’t get together to record an episode this week, so instead of releasing no content, we’re putting out another clip show. There is a new song in this episode (2:40), followed by all of the songs that have been made in the last few months. Other clips include Savon Huggins talking about Greg Schiano, Eric LeGrand telling us about his new clothing line, some clips from our episode with guest co host Danny Breslauer of The Scarlet Spotlight, and much more. Enjoy, and we will see you...


It's Going To Be Greg

Max and Adam host this episode without Mike but there is plenty to talk about with the Greg Schiano rumors heating up. The guys discuss the likely return of Schiano along with Butch Jones being interviewed. Adam then debuts his song 'Lyle, Lyle, Lyle'. The Random Topic Generator helps guide the guys through a host of topics including Rutgers loss to Illinois, the Rutgers softball abuse report, twitter disses, coaches favorites music artists, Schiano hijacking the start of hoops season and...


I Want It Piscataway

This episode features Max's newest song, 'I Want It Piscataway'. Other topics discussed are Rutgers win over Liberty, a banner problem, Cole Murphy's celebrations, the latest on Greg Schiano, what Halloween candy would Rutgers be, some basketball talk, Washed or Not Washed, Wanker of the Week, gambling picks and a call from Fake Vlad.


We Should Skip Schiano Maybe

Max fills Mike and Adam in on what happened vs. Minnesota. Did Chris Ash even bother trying to recruit New Jersey? Are you 'with Jeff'? The first ever listener song 'We Should Skip Schiano Maybe' debuts. Max follows it up with his newest song 'Greg's Still The One'. KenPom rankings are out! Are the guys excited about hoops season? Vlad calls in, Wanker of the Week, Washed or Not Washed and gambling picks finish up this episode.


Mad Online

MIke and Max, sans Adam, begin by giving their thoughts on the biggest news from the weekend, Rutgers fans who are mad online and Scott Goodale's Twitter response. They move on to discussing the football game against Indiana and break down all of the important stats, such as rushing yards and passing yard. After an obligatory discussion about the head coaching search, Max introduces a new machine to help guide the podcast without Adam. Various topics are discussed, such as the old Big East,...


Greg Sharona

Max and Adam are without Mike but start off the episode recapping another bad Rutgers loss. After discussing the Maryland game they jump into the news on Art Sitkowski and Raheem Blackshear's decisions to redshirt this season. Then Max's newest song about Greg Schiano debuts, followed by a call from their friend Fake Vlad. After discussing what realistic coaching candidates are out there, Adam and Max makes the pitch to get Urban Meyer. A new fashion segment, multiple Wankers Of The Week and...


They Just Took Chris Ash Away

Rutgers actually fired Chris Ash. Do you really need a description for this week? Just listen.


We Can Get Schiano Maybe

Adam, Mike, and Max are back. Since no one wants to read a long description, here's a rapid fire breakdown of the episode: Butch/Lyle Jones, Art Sitkowski's improvement, punching and electrocution celebrations, going for it (or not) on 4th down, how bad is losing to this BC team, should fans be more frustrated with Ash or Hobbs, Greg Schiano, a song, film review, and, of course, our gambling picks for week 5 in the league where they play...for no pay.


Is That Bad? w/ Scott Mutryn

Former Boston College quarterback and current BC sideline reporter Scott Mutryn joined as a guest. But first, Mike, Max and Adam give their week old thoughts on the Iowa game and wonder if there's any hope outside of our sweet punting prince. A new segment debuts featuring a beloved friend of the podcast. (25:35) Scott Mutryn then joins to talk about Boston College's loss to Kansas, gives a breakdown of BC football, tells us about his inglorious NFL career, the Hasselbeck brothers, and more....


Save Us Huggins w/ Savon Huggins

Former Rutgers running back and 5 star recruit Savon Huggins joins the podcast for over an hour for a discussion about his recruiting process, his time at Rutgers from 2011-2014, his struggles on the field, Greg Schiano stories, his motivational speaking, and much more. Visit for more information about Savon's football performance training and his motivational speaking. Follow us on Twitter: @RUScrewPod Send us a voicemail:


Do You Like Ham w/ Adam Jacobi

Adam Jacobi (Twitter: adam_jacobi) of Go Iowa Awesome, and also of the internet, joined as a guest. First, Mike, Adam, and Max discuss the UMass game and the positives that fans can take away from the 48-21 win. The guys then break down the biggest matchup of the weekend, Steve Politi vs. Clay Travis, and laugh about Hugh Freeze. (38:30) Adam Jacobi joins the podcast to discuss some Iowa football, the other Adam Jacobi, the Rutgers-Iowa basketball games from last season, and a lot of other...


Season Preview Extravaganza w/ Richie Schnyderite and Chris Nalwasky

Richie Schnyderite and Chris Nalwasky of The Knight Report joined as guests in this episode, which also includes guest appearances by 20 other people. Mike, Adam, and Max are joined by Richie and Chris for a wide ranging discussion about the start of Rutgers football season. Topics include the non-naming of a starting quarterback, the state of the offensive line, depth on defense, and much, much more. (44:45)After Richie and Chris left, Max had some things he wanted to say about the upcoming...


Name The Fight Song w/ Jerry Carino

Jerry Carino of the Asbury Park Press joined as a guest to discuss our favorite topic, paying the players. But first, Adam, Mike, and Max discuss what no one has discussed before and give their thoughts on the Rutgers football quarterback situation. The guys go through some anonymous quotes from Big Ten coaches about Rutgers football and then talk about the recent news regarding the low season ticket numbers. (33:25) Jerry Carino comes on for a wide ranging discussion about paying the...


Live-ish From The Eric LeGrand Cornhole Tournament

DJ Yoshi, Steve Politi, James Kratch, and Eric LeGrand joined the pod as guests on this episode, recorded live from the Eric LeGrand Cornhole Tournament on Saturday, August 3rd. (3:51) DJ Yoshi, the former DJ for Rutgers football games, talks with the guys about his time at Rutgers, the worst kinds of song requests, and his career highlights. (21:05) Mike delivers four of the most incredibly cringeworthy minutes in the history of recorded audio as he gives updates on Max and Adam's...


The Scarlet Screwlight w/ Danny Breslauer

Danny Breslauer of The Scarlet Spotlight joins Adam, Mike, and Max for the entire episode as a guest co-host. After briefly engaging in self indulgence and telling the story of how The RU Screw Podcast was created, the guys discuss the SHI Stadium naming rights deal (9:50) and the opening of the new football locker room. Football season is finally almost here, so the guys discuss many things about the upcoming season, including Art Sitkowski, WR play, Gary V, Chris Ash opening up to his...