Episode #10 - The #OMR crews breaks down the Saints preseason, LSU football practice, LSU basketball’s recent recruiting, Vasyl Lomachenko, Terrance Crawford and the always popular Mott Mailbag
Episode #10 - Casey, Damien, Nick and Mott break down the Saints preseason, LSU football practice, LSU basketball's recent recruiting, Vasyl Lomachenko, Terrance Crawford and the always popular Mott Mailbag.
Round 1: Football rundown
1:18 - 7:44 - The guys talk about Thursday's Saints preseason game with the Cleveland Browns. We talk about some things to look out for in the preseason opener, while also giving our expectations for the season.
7:47 - 12:45 - We talk LSU football, specifically around the quarterback situation where Tigers great Rohan Davey said on ESPN Radio that he believes Myles Brennan should start in 2017 for LSU. We ponder whether that should be a realistic scenario for the Tigers.
12:50 - 20:45 We close the segment talking about comments Josh Rosen made about amateurism and academic requirments laid onto college football players. We also discuss ways that the NCAA can be better run in their future.
Round 2: LSU and Nicholls basketball successes
21:56 - 30:25 - The guys talk about Nicholls basketball after the Colonels swept a three-game tour in the Bahamas. We discuss the turnaround in that program, while also giving expectations for the team next season.
30:30 - 37:57 - We discuss LSU basketball's recent recruiting victories, which include landing transfer Randy Onwuasor and also getting in position to possibly land 5-star center Mitchell Robinson.
Round 3: Fight time!
39:09 - 58:30 - We talk about Vasyl Lomachenko's big win on ESPN free TV and debate whether he is now in the discussion to be a 'top guy' in the P4P rankings. We also talk about Terrance Crawford's next bout, as well as a Manny Pacquiao/Jeff Horn II. We also talk about Claressa "T-Rex" Shield's ascent and latest victory. To end the segment, we talk about Paulie Malignaggi's social media rant about sparring Conor McGregor.
Round 4: It's Mail Time
59:43 - 1:09:10 - We talk about a rumored Jon Jones/Brock Lesnar bout, which is also affecting the WWE Summerslam card. We break down both the rumored fight and also the PPV card.
1:09:27 - end - We do the always-anticipated Richie Mott mailbag, which puts us at the mercy of our social media followers for some interesting Q&A banter.