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Sports viewed academically by a Economist and Law Grad. Discuss stats, rules, and the gambling lines.

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English


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2017 Week 2 Special - Sean James

9/14/2017
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This week, John was in for a dental procedure during our recording day, so instead we have a previously recorded interview with Sean James of Athlete Ally! You can find more information about Athlete Ally at the link: https://www.athleteally.org/

Duration: 00:52:58


Illegal Formation Week 1 2017

9/9/2017
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The boys are back! We talk about season over/under, make week 1 predictions, and as always, get mad at the NFL for some dumb thing they went and did.

Duration: 01:03:20


Champions of Skill or Scripted Entertainment

4/15/2017
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We briefly discuss the Final Four and the NCAA Championship. Sorry Zags! Then, we dive in with an interview with Brian Tuohy, author of the books The Fix Is In: The Showbiz Manipulations of the NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, and NASCAR, Larceny Games: Sports Gambling, Game Fixing, and the FBI, Disaster Government: National Emergencies, Continuity of Government and You, A Season in the Abyss: Sports Gambling Vs. the NFL's Integrity, and many contributions to Vice Sports and Bleacher Report. Two...

Duration: 00:58:44


Final Four: The Long One

3/31/2017
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John has a case of March Sadness after Kentucky loses, so Chris let him talk just a ton about Wrestlemania. Also there was basketball, baseball, gushing about the Fast and Furious series, and a bit of football news.

Duration: 01:15:02


Xavier Is Going To Give You a Win!

3/23/2017
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Chris goes Crazy for Xavier. Debate the proper billing of the Jericho. Ranger's Lord Stanley Strategery. All that & more of this week's Illegal Defense!

Duration: 00:53:20


Illegal Defense 2017: Spoilers: VCU Loses

3/17/2017
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In this episode, John forgets to put the podcast up on time, gets 2 upsets right and one upset incredibly wrong. Chris is less wrong.

Duration: 01:05:44


Surprise!!

2/12/2017
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John and Chris wrap up the 2016 season by talking about the greatest super bowl in history, the greatest coach/qb in history, and the opposite of the greatest owner in history.

Duration: 00:33:44


UBER DISH EPISODE!!!!

2/2/2017
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IT'S SUPER BOWL LONG ISLAND!!!!!! ... ... ... wait, the LI does not mean Long Island? ... ... It means 51? Oh darn! Well we chat this week about the game, our picks, all of the exotic bets that surround the Super Bowl this year. Hopefully it will be a sign that the best of you will be picking smartly. You can win HUGE, bigly! This is not an alternative fact, that is for sure! We are going to make it after all!

Duration: 00:52:12


THUNDERSTRUCK

1/21/2017
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The boys are back after a week long siesta. They discuss the NFL Playoffs so far, Championship week, and John Gruden coming out of the bullpen.

Duration: 00:55:32


Raw Doggin' It

1/6/2017
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Chris and John go wild on this episode of the Illegal Formation Podcast. So Wild, that it's totally uncut and unedited!

Duration: 00:58:40


Is There Podracing in Rogue One?

12/29/2016
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As 2016 comes to a close, we get a visit to the studio by our good friend and resident expert Ryan. Be amazed as he lays down the knowledge regarding his picks, along with ours, for the last week of the regular season. With three people on the show, do we go off the rails? Tune in to find out!

Duration: 01:03:33


ABC: ALWAYS BE CLOSING

12/16/2016
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The Giants win the Cadillac and the Coffee for closing, The Jets close and all they got was a lousy set of steak knives, and Jeff Fisher came in third place and won "You're Fired".

Duration: 00:45:47


CAMPING WORLD

12/11/2016
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The episode you've all been waiting for returns. Much like the Simpson's Treehouse of Horror BOWLARAMAMANIA MADNESS RETUNS! The real winners of the bowl games is Middle Tennessee because they have spent consecutive years in both Bahamas and Hawaii. Talk about school sponsored vacations! We chat Week 14 NFL games and predictions for each of the Bowl Games!

Duration: 01:13:44


Week 13: After All

12/2/2016
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John and Chris are back at it again! They talk about Ohio State creating sadness, sports owners, and of course, predict the week 13 lines.

Duration: 01:10:11


Week 11 - Don't Stop Believin

11/18/2016
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At long last the boys are back in town! This week Chris and John talk about Week 11 NFL Lines, Attempt to talk about hockey advanced stats, and put the podcast up really late in the week!

Duration: 00:43:01


A Drought Comes To An End

11/2/2016
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So we record as Game 7 of the world series is playing. John is distracted. We squeak out some week 9 picks, college football, and some World Series play by play. Enjoy!

Duration: 00:35:50


Skipping Unlucky number 7

10/25/2016
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Chris hates the number 7 and Clowns, so we decided to miss a week because it was Week 7 and Chris encountered some clowns. Anyway, we go into Week 8 picks, the unthinkable World Series, College Football, NBA and NHL previews.

Duration: 01:09:56


2016 Week 6: Stop #Believen

10/13/2016
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In this episode: Chris and John talk about Week 6 Lines, Cubs Magic, and football seasons already over.

Duration: 00:44:37


2016 Week 5: No Easy Way Out

10/7/2016
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In this week's episode, we talk the Week 5 lines, MLB playoffs, and doom the Mets. Next Week: John learns to set the correct date in a timed release!

Duration: 00:42:51


The Full Monty Delhomme

9/29/2016
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So we are discussing the Week 4 of the NFL season and the development of the playoff picture. Chris is still recovering from his visit to the happiest place on earth.

Duration: 00:45:19

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