Donald Trump was elected President last night, and Colin says it all boils down to authenticity and relatability to regular Americans, and distrust of the media and political class. Last night was a loud rejection of the out of touch. Blue team out, red team in. Let’s work together.
“The blue team’s out, the red team’s in, because they were more relatable in the suburbs and rural America. Is Trump a concern? I think our republic is built to withstand Trump. What our republic is not built to withstand is a media that the American citizens don’t trust. And oh, boy, you do not. That was middle finger to the American media. To the American establishment. To the political system.”
Michael Jordan may be considered the best basketball player ever, but Colin thinks LeBron is the most complete player ever. He scores, passes, rebounds, unites teammates, and there has never been another player with his skill set. Including MJ.
“Most of you will not consider him the best player, but he’s easily the most complete.”
The latest College Football Playoff rankings were released last night, and Colin thinks the rankings are far too driven by agendas and biases. Vegas also releases its own rankings, which are based on unbiased analysis, not alliances and politics. The best example of the discrepancy in the rankings is LSU, which is ranked 24th in the CFP poll and 9th in the Vegas poll. LSU has close losses to Auburn, Wisconsin and Alabama, and can play with anyone. Colin trusts Vegas, not the committee.
“Be authentic. Be authentic. Be trustable. Committee out, Vegas in.”
Eric Mangini – Former NFL head coach joins the show to discuss his time with Jim Harbaugh, why his enthusiasm is absolutely sincere, why playing Jared Goff if he hasn’t earned it could create a locker room rift, and why NFL teams should vote “yes” on Proposition F, and use the fade pattern.
Joel Klatt – FS1 College Football Analyst is in-studio to defend Washington being ranked #4 in the latest CFP poll, why the playoff committee is a sham, why winning should matter in the process, and his Almost Upset Pick of the Week, which may or may not happen.
Chris Broussard – FS1 NBA Insider is in-studio to discuss Colin’s contention that LeBron is the most complete player ever, if Klay Thompson is the odd man out in Golden State, and the reaction to the result of the presidential election in the NBA.
Christian Pulisic – Borussia Dortmund and U.S. Soccer midfielder joins the show to look ahead to the USMNT showdown with Mexico in Columbus, Ohio, how he deals with the expectations being heaped on him as the future of U.S. soccer, and whether the MLS will be viewed as an elite professional league.