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The 5thDownUK podcast with KB & Dubs is presented by Ken Blanton and Anthony Wootton. It's a show about all things gridiron, including the CFL. They've got expert opinion and some top guests from the world of football.

The 5thDownUK podcast with KB & Dubs is presented by Ken Blanton and Anthony Wootton. It's a show about all things gridiron, including the CFL. They've got expert opinion and some top guests from the world of football.


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The 5thDownUK podcast with KB & Dubs is presented by Ken Blanton and Anthony Wootton. It's a show about all things gridiron, including the CFL. They've got expert opinion and some top guests from the world of football.






Episode 98: Texans vs Jaguars recap

Dubs speaks to Wembley touchdown scorers Duke Johnson and Darren Fells, as well as safety Justin Reid, who made a crucial pick in the fourth quarter. Cullen Gillaspia provides some special teams advice as Dubs asks an intriguing kick-off question. Wembley fans tell us who they'd like to see in London next year, plus fans reveal which venue they like best; Tottenham or Wembley. And there's a special guest appearance from BBC pundit, Jason Bell!


Episode 97: Bengals vs Rams recap

Dubs is back with coverage from the Wembley Stadium match-up between the Cincinnati Bengals and LA Rams, including locker room interviews with the game's opening touchdown scorer Josh Reynolds and defensive stalwart Eric Weddle. Plus a special appearance from Osi Umenyiora and a preview to the final London game of 2019 with Jacksonville Jaguars kicker Josh Lambo.


Episode 96: Panthers vs Buccaneers recap

Relive the Carolina Panther's 37-26 win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. Locker room interviews with Dontari Poe and Javien Elliott, who got a pick against his former team. Plus a preview to Cincinnati Bengals vs LA Rams with Giovani Bernard.


Episode 95: Bears vs Raiders recap

We're back! Dubs returns for a special podcast reliving all the action from a historical at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. Locker room interviews with Gareon Conley, DeAndre Washington and Richie Incognito. Plus all the excitement from the Bears vs Raiders in London.


Episode 94: The Long Snapper

Dubs is joined by the long snapper for the Buffalo Bills, Reid Ferguson. They chat football, Premier League and Reid's season ticket at Atlanta United.


Episode 93: Phoebe Schecter

We're back! And what a guest to kick off our return. Phoebe Schecter, the GB American football captain who spent last season coaching at the Buffalo Bills. She only started playing the sport five years ago! It's an amazing story for your listening pleasure.


Episode 92: Super Bowl LIII preview

It's our Super Bowl preview! Dubs chats to former Rams WR Ricky Proehl, who caught a TD from Kurt Warner in the Big Dance but lost to Belichick and Brady. He won with the Greatest Show on Turf and with Peyton Manning! We've also got Adam Kilgore from the Washington Post in Atlanta.


Episode 91: and then there were four

We're looking ahead to Championship Sunday with Alec Shane from Pats Pulpit podcast. Plus Matt Bonesteel from the Washington Post previews both championship games, and discusses the future of the Raiders. Where will there home be this year and why haven't we heard anything?


Episode 90: Tracy Porter

Special episode with New Orleans Saints legend Tracy Porter. Tracy relives that pick 6 in Super Bowl XLIV which ultimately won the title for the Saints. He talks about his time in Chicago and reveals who he thinks will be lifting the Lombardi on Feb 3.


Episode 89: The Fantasy finale!

Rejoice! It's championship weekend in fantasy football and we've got this special episode dedicated to helping you make those minor tweaks that will see you lift your fantasy trophy (hopefully your league has one)! Andrew Jordan from Inside the Pylon is on hand with QB streaming options, defenses and kickers, plus he tells us how soon he starts prepping for next year.


Episode 88: O' Come All Ye Faithful

Dubs chats about whether Colin Kaepernick will ever play in the NFL again with Kareem Copeland from the Washington Post. Troy Heinritz from the Packers Fan Podcast returns with his take on the Mike McCarthy firing. James from Texans Unfiltered podcast talks about their 9-game winning streak and Andrew Jordan returns with your fantasy football play-off advice.


Episode 87: Set, forget, go!

Dubs is joined by Andrew Jordan from Inside the Pylon with all your fantasy football advice ahead of the final weekend of the regular season. There are a few waiver targets you want to check out at RB & TE! Also we discuss the Packers' woes with Troy Heinritz from the Packers Fan Podcast. He is also hearing whispers of a Green Bay trip to London next year. The suggested line-up makes sense...


Episode 86: The MVP

To celebrate Grey Cup week Dubs chats to 2 x MVP Henry Burris. Henry was QB for Calgary when they won it in 2008, and for Ottawa in their championship win two years ago. He also talks about his time as a QB in NFL Europe. Adam Kilgore from the Washington Post talks about the evolution of the NFL after THAT MNF. And Andrew Jordan, from Inside the Pylon, has all your fantasy advice.


Episode 85: Mexico no go, Bell no show, winning in snow

We're back! Dubs returns after a 2-week break with a bumper show. Cindy Boren joins him from the Washington Post to discuss the Le'Veon Bell situation and the NFL's decision to take this week's game away from Mexico. It's a bye-mare in Fantasy with six teams on byes, so fantasy guru Andrew Jordan from Inside the Pylon is on hand with waiver tips. Plus there's Jeff Hamilton from the Winnipeg Free Press with all you need to know about the CFL ahead of this weekend's divisional finals. You're...


Episode 84: Eagles vs Jags Wembley special

It's the last in our special Wembley shows. We take you inside the Eagles' locker room as Dubs chats to Dallas Goedert and Malcolm Jenkins. We hear from Eagles fans who flew over to London just for the game and from the Jags fans who think the link-up with the UK is good for Jacksonville.


Episode 83: Titans vs Chargers

It's another Wembley special! Dubs takes you inside the Chargers' locker room with interviews with star WR Keenan Allen and G Dan Feeney. Plus there's an exclusive interview with legendary coach Dave McGinnis.


Episode 82: Seahawks vs Raiders

It's your Wembley round-up. Dubs takes you behind-the-scenes at the stadium, walking you through the tunnel and into the Seahawks' locker room. There are interviews with touchdown scorer, Jaron Brown and RB Chris Carson. Plus we preview next week's London game with Jurrell Casey and Kyle Emanuel.


Episode 81: The Pittsburgh Trip

In this epic episode Dubs travels Canada & USA. There's an exclusive interview with Christian Scotland Williamson of the Pittsburgh Steelers. There are interviews with Eric Weddle and Tyus Bowser. Plus there's a Pittsburgh tailgate and a visit to the Pro Football Hall of Fame! And to wrap it all up there's a chat with Jeff Reinbold outside the BC Lions' locker room!?


Episode 80

Dubs is back with a bumper show packed with guests. Paul Posluszny chats about life now he's retired. Rick Ballou, sideline reporter for 1010XL in Jacksonville, talks all things Jags. We hear from Chris Wesseling from Around the NFL podcast and Andrew Jordan has your Week 3 fantasy advice!


Episode 79: Bench 'em/Start 'em

Rick Maese from the Washington Post talks about Nike's decision to use Colin Kaepernick as the face of their latest ad campaign. Rick also gives his picks for Week 1's top games. And Andrew Jordan is back for our new fantasy football feature, Bench 'em/start 'em.