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#138 NFL Week 2 Preview (2018) w/ Hal Bent
Sep 13 • 61 min
The NFL couldn’t have delivered a better product for opening week of its 2018 season. The drama, several amazing finishes (including a tie and a comeback for the ages), and amazing performances by stars and future stars showed why the NFL has been missed…
#137 NFL Week 1 Preview (2018) w/ Hal Bent
Sep 5 • 62 min
I have been waiting seven months to say these seven words: “NFL football is officially back in action.” Tomorrow night, the 2018 season of the National Football League, the greatest reality TV show every conceived, begins in earnest as the defending Super…
#136 NFL News/Notes + 2018 Season Predictions & Picks w/ Hal
Sep 1 • 73 min
The preseason has concluded and we are less than a week away from the real beginning of the 2018 NFL regular season. Right now, the NFL is in the midst of its most brutal 48-hour period of the year as all 32 clubs are in the process of cutting down their…
#135 2018 Fantasy Deep Dive III: QB’s w/ Mark Schofield
Aug 26 • 38 min
One of the most interesting dichotomies between fantasy football drafts and the actual NFL Draft involves the QB position. In the NFL Draft, if teams want to draft a bona fide starting franchise QB, not only are they highly unlikely to find one outside…
#134 2018 Fantasy Deep Dive II: RB’s w/ Mike Dente
Aug 23 • 27 min
Tonight, NFL regular season dress rehearsals commence and that likely means many of you have your fantasy football league drafts in only a matter of days. And if you do so and as a result tuned to us for last minute advice…congratulations! Joining us for…
#133 2018 NFL Preseason Week 2 Recap + Week 3 Preview w/ Hal
Aug 22 • 82 min
2018 training camps are in the books and we are halfway home in the 2018 NFL preseason. This week all 32 teams will prepare for preseason game #3, which is essentially the dress rehearsal for the regular season. There were also a ton of interesting…
#132 Minnesota Vikings 2018 Season Preview w/ Myles Gorham
Aug 17 • 47 min
As I’ve mentioned several times on this program in recent weeks, the Minnesota Vikings are my pick to represent the NFC in Super Bowl LIII. Last season, despite having a journeyman caretaker under center and losing their star rookie RB to an early…
#131 2018 Fantasy Deep Dive: WR’s and TE’s w/Jeff Haseley
Aug 15 • 41 min
Three weeks from Thursday night, the 2018 NFL season officially kicks off and that means many of you have your fantasy league drafts right around the corner. We here at Sports Krunch are more committed than ever to not only helping you get ready for draft…
#130 2018 NFL Preseason Week 1 Recap + Other News w/Hal Bent
Aug 15 • 37 min
With training camps concluding this week, the 2018 NFL season is rapidly approaching us like a freight train. And on and off the field, the roar of the train that is the NFL sounds like its already in midseason form. With numerous clues gathered through…
#129 2018 NFL Preseason Week 1 Preview w/ Hal Bent
Aug 9 • 46 min
24 NFL teams have started the 2018 preseason play and the remaining eight join the fun over the weekend. While exhibition games do not count in the NFL…they matter. The preseason is a chance for NFL teams to see how well young players or players coming…
#128 NFL Training Camp Week 1 Recap/HOF Game Preview w/Hal
Aug 1 • 41 min
It is officially August, we are a week into 2018 NFL training camps…and tonight, the preseason kicks off with the Hall of Fame Game between the Ravens and the Bears. And a week from tonight, the rest of the league will join in the preseason festivities.…
#127 2018 Denver Broncos Preview w/Zac Stevens
Jul 22 • 49 min
Three years removed from winning Super Bowl 50, the Denver Broncos have entered an era of uncertainty. This uncertainty goes above and beyond the drama surrounding the ownership succession plan and the elusive search for a stadium naming-rights partner.…
#126 2018 Chicago Bears Preview w/Chris Shanafelt
Jul 21 • 40 min
It is the belief of many that the Chicago Bears were the winners of the 2018 offseason. Not only did they surround QB Mitchell Trubisky with a new coaching staff that can get the most out of his potential, they drastically upgraded the weapons around…
#125 2018 NFL Training Camp Preview w/Hal Bent
Jul 18 • 43 min
It is great to be back after a month-and-a-half break and it is even greater to do so now because the first 2018 NFL training camps begin this week! The Ravens and Bears will have their first summer practice this Thursday, exactly two weeks before they…
#124 Dash To The Draft XXIX: NFC West Draft Recap with Jordan Reid
Jun 4 • 25 min
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#123 Dash To The Draft XXVIII: NFC South Draft Recap with Brian Bosarge
May 25 • 22 min
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#122 Dash To The Draft XXVII: NFC North Draft Recap with Aaron Leming
May 19 • 33 min
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#121 Dash To The Draft XXVI: NFC East Draft Recap with Cole Thompson
May 19 • 42 min
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#120 Dash To The Draft XXV: AFC South Draft Recap with Jake Arthur
May 19 • 24 min
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#119 Dash To The Draft XXIV: AFC North Draft Recap with Pete Smith
May 19 • 42 min
Welcome back to Sports Krunch with DKrom ladies and gentlemen, I’m your host David Kromelow. Today we continue the final leg of our 2018 Dash To The Draft series with a look at the draft hauls in the AFC North. Round one of the 2018 NFL Draft began with…
#118 Dash To The Draft XXIII: AFC West Draft Recap with Nick Kendell
May 19 • 36 min
Welcome back to Sports Krunch with DKrom ladies and gentlemen, I’m your host David Kromelow. This is our second of eight division-by-division recaps of the 2018 NFL Draft and we continue today with the AFC West. This division saw two of the draft’s best…
#117 Dash To The Draft XXII: AFC East Draft Recap with Connor Rogers
May 19 • 19 min
Welcome back to Sports Krunch with DKrom ladies and gentlemen, I’m your host David Kromelow. The 2018 NFL Draft is in the books, but there is no way we stop our 2018 Dash To The Draft series without a recap of each team’s draft haul. Just like our draft…
#119 Dash To The Draft XXIV: AFC North Draft W/Pete Smith
May 13 • 42 min
Welcome back to Sports Krunch with DKrom ladies and gentlemen, I’m your host David Kromelow. Today we continue the final leg of our 2018 Dash To The Draft series with a look at the draft hauls in the AFC North. Round one of the 2018 NFL Draft began with…
#118 Dash To The Draft XXIII: AFC West Draft w/Nick Kendell
May 13 • 36 min
1. The Broncos reportedly only had three targets in mind with the fifth overall pick: Baker Mayfield, Sam Darnold and Bradley Chubb. If none were there, they were prepared to trade down with the Bills. When Chubb unexpectedly fell into their laps, they…
#117 Dash To The Draft XXII: AFC East Draft Recap with Connor Rogers
May 13 • 19 min
We begin these recaps with the AFC East and it was a pleasure to have Connor Rogers join us to help break it all down. Along with renown NFL draft analyst Matt Miller, Connor co-hosts “Stick To Football”, one of THE best football podcasts out there, and…
#116 Dash To The Draft XXI: Final Mock Draft (War Room Simulation) with Owen Riese
Apr 25 • 57 min
Welcome back to Sports Krunch with DKrom ladies and gentlemen, I’m your host David Kromelow. We are just one day away from the 2018 NFL Draft…and that means it is time to do one more mock draft. Two weeks ago, we gave you a mock draft based on what we…
#115 Dash To The Draft XX: “What We Think” Mock Draft (including trades) with Jordan Reid
Apr 19 • 37 min
Welcome back to Sports Krunch with DKrom ladies and gentlemen, I’m your host David Kromelow. We are now just one week away from the 2018 NFL Draft! And I can’t wait even one more second for all the smoke to clear. But, since we do have to wait one more…
#114 Dash To The Draft XIX: NFC East Draft Preview with Emory Hunt
Apr 18 • 19 min
Dash To The Draft XVIX: NFC East Draft Preview Welcome back to Sports Krunch with DKrom ladies and gentlemen, I’m your host David Kromelow. We are less than 10 days away from the 2018 NFL Draft and in that spirit today, we conclude our…
#113 Dash To The Draft XVIII: AFC West Draft Preview with Carl Dumler
Apr 16 • 36 min
Less than three years after winning Super Bowl 50, the Broncos are beginning what should eventually be a large roster retool, and the question is how does that retool take shape with this draft class. Just a year or two before they head off to Vegas, the…
#112 Dash To The Draft XVII: NFC North Draft Preview with Aaron Leming
Apr 15 • 36 min
Welcome back to Sports Krunch with DKrom ladies and gentlemen, I’m your host David Kromelow. This is the fifth edition of our Dash to the Draft marathon this week, which will bring you seven new episodes in eight days…and today, we continue with our…
#111 Dash To The Draft XVI: 2018 Draft Class Fantasy Outlook with Matt Waldman
Apr 13 • 45 min
Welcome back to Sports Krunch with DKrom ladies and gentlemen, This is the fourth edition of our Dash To The Draft marathon, which will bring you seven episodes in an eight-day span. One of my favorite things to do during draft season is to determine if…
#110 Dash To The Draft XV: NFC South Draft Preview with Trevor Sikkema
Apr 12 • 22 min
Welcome back to Sports Krunch with DKrom ladies and gentlemen, I’m your host David Kromelow. This is the third edition of our Dash to the Draft marathon this week, which will bring you seven new episodes in eight days…and today, we continue with our…
#109 Dash To The Draft XIV: AFC North Draft Preview with Jeff Risdon
Apr 11 • 27 min
Welcome back to Sports Krunch with DKrom ladies and gentlemen, I’m your host David Kromelow. This is the second edition of our Dash to the Draft marathon this week, which will bring you seven new episodes in eight days…and today, we continue with our…
#108 Dash To The Draft XIII: Mock Draft (no trades) with Joe Marino
Apr 10 • 29 min
Welcome back to Sports Krunch with DKrom ladies and gentlemen, I’m your host David Kromelow. We are now 16 [hopefully] good night sleeps away from the 2018 NFL Draft…and I obviously can’t wait even 16 more minutes. But we need to find some way to pass the…
#107 Dash To The Draft XII: NFC West Draft Preview with Josh Forrest
Apr 7 • 35 min
Welcome back to Sports Krunch with DKrom ladies and gentlemen, I’m your host David Kromelow. We are now less than 20 days away from the 2018 NFL Draft and in that spirit, we continue our division-by-division draft previews today with a look at the NFC…
#106 Dash To The Draft XI: AFC East Draft Preview w/Joe Caporoso of TurnOnTheJets.com
Apr 5 • 27 min
As we know, the 2018 NFL Draft is one of the most anticipated in recent years due to the expected quarterback bonanza at the top of round one. And apparently all four teams in the AFC East want to get their hands on one of these promising young…
#105 Dash To The Draft X: 2018 DL/EDGE Class w/Nick Kendell NFL Draft analyst
Apr 4 • 34 min
Well, the 2018 NFL Draft is just over three weeks away and the table is being set for what should be a dramatic night on April 26. And in that spirit tonight, we conclude the positional breakdown installment of our 2018 Dash To The Draft series with a…
#104 Dash To The Draft IX: The 2018 Running Back Class with Bill Carroll
Apr 2 • 33 min
Today, we bring you the second to last position group break down break down of our 2018 Dash To The Draft series. Last year’s RB class is shaping up to be one to remember. Although two RB’s, Leonard Fournette and Christian McCaffery went in the first…
#103 Dash To The Draft VIII: AFC South Draft Preview with Jake Arthur
Mar 31 • 42 min
With our previews of every position group in this draft class almost finished, we begin another segment in our Dash To The Draft series today. This is the first of an eight-part preview that gives you a division-by-division look at the major needs of…
#102 Dash To The Draft VII: The 2018 OL Class with Cole Thompson from draftwire.com
Mar 29 • 32 min
Welcome back to Sports Krunch with DKrom ladies and gentlemen, I’m your host David Kromelow. Today, with the 2018 NFL Draft officially four weeks away, we continue with our seventh installment of Dash to the Draft. It’s a pleasure to welcome our good…
#101 Dash To The Draft VI: The 2018 LB Class with Pete Smith from nflspinzone.com
Mar 28 • 25 min
We are officially less than one month away from the 2018 NFL Draft, and next week, NFL clubs will start to finalize their draft boards. In that spirit, we are planning an absolute blitzkrieg of our Dash to the Draft series from now until draft day with as…
100th Episode Special: Inside The NFL Scouting World with Greg Gabriel
Mar 25 • 32 min
Welcome to the 100th episode of Sports Krunch with DKrom. I’m your host David Kromelow. To commemorate this special occasion, we have decided to give you a glimpse inside the NFL scouting world. Scouts are the unsung heroes of NFL franchises. Behind every…
#99 Dash To The Draft V 2018 WR + TE Class w/Kevin Brown, NFL Draft analyst profootballdraftzone.com
Mar 23 • 24 min
We are officially less than five weeks away from the 2018 NFL Draft, and the jockeying has already begun. These past five days, two trades that will likely effect what happens on the night of April 26 have gone down. Late last week, the Jets traded their…
#98 Dash To The Draft IV: The DB Class w/Jeff Barnes, the lead writer for Cover2Draft.com
Mar 20 • 22 min
The 2018 NFL free agency frenzy is mostly in the rear view mirror and that means the attention of the NFL universe now shifts to the 2018 draft, which is just over five weeks away. As a result, you can expect our Dash To The Draft series to kick into…
#97 Where will Kirk Cousins end up? NFL Free Agency Special 2018 and Insider Buzz with Erick Trickel
Mar 11 • 30 min
In a so-called “NFL offseason” that has had more drama than any other, the intensity is only about to get crazier within the next 72 hours. On Monday at noon ET, the NFL free agency frenzy essentially begins as teams can start to negotiate with…
#96 Dash To The Draft III: Dissecting The Post-Combine Buzz w/Eric Galko @OptimumScouting
Mar 7 • 34 min
Well, the Combine is over and the lying and smoke screening have begun in earnest. And in our third edition of our “Dash To The Draft” series, we have a very special guest that will do his best to help separate the signal from the noise coming out of the…
#95 Dash To The Draft II: The 2018 QB Class w/Mark Schofield of InsideThePylon.com
Mar 5 • 37 min
This is part two of our “Dash To The Draft” series for 2018. When it comes to evaluating prospective NFL quarterbacks in this day and age, I’m often reminded of what Winston Churchill once said of the then-Soviet Union: “It is a riddle, wrapped in a…
#94 Analyzing the Vikings QB situation w/World-class NFL draft analyst Jordan Reid
Feb 26 • 21 min
While the official beginning of NFL free agency is March 14 at 4 PM ET, free agency really begins on March 12 when teams can contact the representatives of impending free agents to negotiate potential deals. In other words, we are exactly two weeks away…
#93 How will Blake Bortles’ new contract affect the QB carousel and the Jaguars offseason plans?
Feb 26 • 6 min
Welcome back to Sports Krunch with DKrom ladies and gentlemen, I’m your host David Kromelow. And welcome to the first ever episode of “The Weekly Krunch”, a once-a-week segment in which I break down the top NFL stories of the week and my take on them. The…
#92 Can Free Agency + the Draft make the Bears Contenders? w/Chris Shanafelt NFLDraftBible.com
Feb 23 • 22 min
With the combine and free agency right around the corner, all 32 teams in the NFL have a golden opportunity to get better…and get better fast. A team that, in my opinion, can quietly enter playoff contention in 2018 with a good haul in both free agency…
#91 Dash To The Draft I: 2018 NFL Scouting Combine Preview w/Cole Thompson of draftwire.com
Feb 21 • 45 min
We are just one week away from the 2018 NFL Scouting Combine and in that spirit, we kick off our 2018 Dash To The Draft series here on Sports Krunch. This weekly series will give you a look at each position group in this draft class, plus team needs on a…
#90 The Colts Hiring of Former Eagles OC Frank Reich w/Jake Arthur - StampedeBlue.com
Feb 11 • 19 min
The saying that there is no “offseason” in the NFL was proven once again this week. Just days after Super Bowl LII, Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels shockingly backed away from an agreement to become the new head coach of the Indianapolis…
#89 Recap of Best Super Bowl Ever? Non-Playing Season Discussion w/Hal Bent FullPressCoverage.com
Feb 8 • 45 min
Thank you football gods for answering our prayers!!! The 2017 NFL season concluded with one of the most memorable playoffs and Super Bowls I have ever seen. It all culminated over the weekend with Super Bowl LII, a game that set the record for most…
#88 Super Bowl LII Breakdown with Hal Bent NFL and Patriots writer for FullPressCoverage.com
Jan 29 • 39 min
Well, this is it. In just six days, the 2017 NFL season will culminate in Super Bowl LII in Minneapolis between the Philadelphia Eagles and the New England Patriots. This is a week to not only anticipate this fascinating matchup of this century’s NFL…
#87 Senior Bowl Day 6 with S Jeremy Reaves, G Will Hernandez, WR Michael Gallup, + Phil Savage
Jan 28 • 9 min
Jeremy Reaves: One of the stars of Senior Bowl Saturday was South Alabama safety Jeremy Reaves. I caught up with him after the game and asked him how it felt to deliver a spectacular performance in his final game at Ladd-Peebles Stadium (where he played…
#86 Reese’s Senior Bowl Day 5 with Cecil Lammey (FootballGuys.com and 104.3 THE FAN in Denver)
Jan 26 • 7 min
Cecil Lammey (FootballGuys.com and 104.3 THE FAN in Denver) joined me on Day 5 of the 2018 Reese’s Senior Bowl. We discussed why the stellar performance of Oklahoma QB Baker Mayfield during the week of practice should make the Broncos reconsider how hard…
#85 Day 4 from The Reese’s Senior Bowl with WR Allen Lazard, WR DaeSean Hamilton and TE Mike Gesicki
Jan 26 • 5 min
Day 4 from The Reese’s Senior Bowl with Iowa State WR Allen Lazard, Penn State WR DaeSean Hamilton and Penn State TE Mike Gesicki after the final North Team practice during Senior Bowl week. They talked about the NFL players at their position they look up…
#84 Day 4 from The Reese’s Senior Bowl with OL Austin Corbett, WR Marcell Ateman + WR D.J. Chark
Jan 26 • 2 min
Day 4 from The Reese’s Senior Bowl with Nevada OL Austin Corbett, Oklahoma State WR Marcell Ateman and LSU WR D.J. Chark after the conclusion of the final South Team practice. Corbett discussed the rising importance of the guard and center positions in…
#83 Day 4 from The Reese’s Senior Bowl with Cole Thompson of Draftwire.com
Jan 26 • 5 min
Before he had to catch a flight home, Cole Thompson (draftwire.com) joined us once again and discussed whose draft stock rose and whose draft stock fell during Senior Bowl week. @MrColeThompson
#82 Day 4 from The Reese’s Senior Bowl with Josh Norris: Rotoworld.com NFL Draft and Fantasy analyst
Jan 26 • 3 min
Josh Norris of Rotoworld.com discusses two small-school prospects that could rise up draft boards due to their Senior Bowl performances, who “won” the QB duel between Josh Allen and Baker Mayfield, and a Senior Bowl WR that could provide value in your…
#81 Day 4 from The Reese’s Senior Bowl with Steve Atwater: Former Broncos All-Pro safety
Jan 26 • 2 min
Steve Atwater joined me to discuss the safety talent that has stood out at the Senior Bowl, how safeties must be coached in college in order to become successful pros and his hopes that more safeties (including him) will be enshrined in the Pro Football…
#80 Day 3 from The Reese’s Senior Bowl with Andy Benoit: X’s and O’s expert at The MMQB and SI
Jan 25 • 3 min
Andy Benoit (Sports Illustrated and The MMQB) joined us for a conversation about quarterbacks. He talked about the mandatory traits (such as pocket passing) in a QB draft prospect, what Bears QB Mitchell Trubisky needs to do in order to be successful and…
#79 Day 3 from The Reese’s Senior Bowl with Calvin Watkins: Jets reporter for Newsday
Jan 25 • 2 min
Calvin Watkins - Jets reporter for Newsday discusses his thoughts on how the Jets should address the quarterback position this offseason, the similarities and differences between new offensive coordinator Jeremy Bates and previous OC John Morton, and…
#78 Day 3 from The Reese’s Senior Bowl with Cole Thompson of Draftwire.com
Jan 25 • 6 min
Cole Thompson of draftwire.com joined us to recap the second day of Senior Bowl practices. He discussed the main standouts of the day, why Baker Mayfield won the QB duel with Josh Allen again, and an exciting small-school OT prospect (@MrColeThompson)
#77 Day 3 from The Reese’s Senior Bowl with Mary Kay Cabot: Browns beat reporter
Jan 25 • 2 min
Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain Dealer joined us to discuss the Browns plans at QB with the first pick in the draft (yes UCLA QB Josh Rosen is in play), why Browns fans should feel very hopeful about the new front office under GM John Dorsey, and…
#76 Day 2 from The Reese’s Senior Bowl with Adam Beasley - Dolphins reporter for the Miami Herald
Jan 24 • 2 min
Adam Beasley, Dolphins reporter for the Miami Herald joined me to discuss the Dolphins quarterback quandary and their agenda in the 2018 NFL Draft (Adam on Twitter: @AdamHBeasley)
#75 Day 2 from The Reese’s Senior Bowl with Cole Thompson - Draftwire.com
Jan 24 • 7 min
Cole Thompson (draftwire.com) and I recap the first day of Senior Bowl practices. We discuss the risers and fallers, who won the QB duel between Baker Mayfield and Josh Allen and a lot more!!! (Cole on Twitter: @MrColeThompson)
#74 Day 2 from The Reese’s Senior Bowl with Will Hernandez - Guard UTEP
Jan 24 • 2 min
Guard Will Hernandez of UTEP is arguably the best prospect at his position in this draft class sans Quenton Nelson. He DOMINATED practices on Tuesday. I spoke to him earlier in the day and we discussed his playing style and the NFL guards he looks up to,…
#73 Day 2 from The Reese’s Senior Bowl with Fred Warner - LB of BYU
Jan 24 • 1 min
A player who quietly stood out at Tuesday’s practice was LB Fred Warner of BYU. I caught up with Fred earlier in the day and asked him about the NFL linebackers he admires most and what the biggest asset he would bring to an NFL team is (Fred on Twitter:…
#72 Day 2 from The Reese’s Senior Bowl with Albert Breer - Sports Illustrated and The MMQB
Jan 24 • 2 min
NFL insider Albert Breer (Sports Illustrated and The MMQB) kindly joined me for a brief moment to give me the latest on the situation with Kirk Cousins and contract negotiations between the Rams and All Pro DT Aaron Donald (Albert on Twitter: @AlbertBreer)
#71 Day 2 from The Reese’s Senior Bowl with Cameron Wolfe - ESPN NFL Nation Titans reporter
Jan 24 • 3 min
Cameron Wolfe, ESPN NFL Nation Titans reporter joined me to talk some Titans. We discussed new head coach Mike Vrabel, the team’s search for a new offensive coordinator to help Marcus Mariota take the next step, and the positional needs for the Titans to…
#70 Day 2 from The Reese’s Senior Bowl with Terez Paylor - Chiefs reporter for the Kansas City Star
Jan 24 • 1 min
I talked with Terez Paylor, Chiefs reporter for the Kansas City Star. We discussed the Chiefs QB situation headed into 2018 (Alex Smith or Patrick Mahomes), the impact new offensive coordinator Eric Bienemy will have on the offense, and the Chiefs plan of…
#69 Day 2 from The Reese’s Senior Bowl with Matt Musil of KHOU-TV in Houston
Jan 24 • 3 min
Matt Musil of KHOU-TV in Houston joined me to provide some Texans news. We discussed the health statuses of Deshaun Watson and J.J. Watt and the issues the Texans need to address in the draft. Matt on Twitter: @KHOUSportsMatt
#68 Day 2 from The Reese’s Senior Bowl with Dave Birkett - Lions reporter for the Detroit Free Press
Jan 24 • 3 min
Dave Birkett, Lions reporter for the Detroit Free Press joined me to discuss next week’s vote for the Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 2018 (Dave is one of the voters on the Pro Football Hall of Fame Board of Selectors). We also talked about New Lions…
#67 Day 2 from The Reese’s Senior Bowl with Charles Davis (NFL Network, NFL on Fox)
Jan 24 • 3 min
I talked with Charles Davis (NFL Network, NFL on Fox). He provided a basic summary of the 2018 draft class and discussed the increasing influence of college schemes on NFL offenses and how it helps quarterback development. Charles’ Twitter: @CFD22
#66 Live from Reese’s #SeniorBowl interview with legendary NFL reporter Vic Carucci
Jan 23 • 5 min
Live from Reese’s #SeniorBowl interview with legendary NFL reporter/columnist @VicCarucci of The Buffalo News. We spoke about the 2018 QB draft class, the Bills intentions at QB, and the players we’ll be watching this week. His Twitter handle is…
#65 Live from Reese’s Senior Bowl interview with Brad Biggs - Bears reporter for the Chicago Tribune
Jan 23 • 3 min
Live from Reese’s Senior Bowl interview with Brad Biggs, the Bears beat reporter for the Chicago Tribune. We talked about the Bears new coaching staff and their plans for the 2018 draft. His Twitter handle is @BradBiggs.
#64 How concerned should Patriots fans be about Tom Brady’s thumb injury W/Hal Bent
Jan 20 • 29 min
The 2017 NFL season is boiled down to three games and four teams as we get ready for Conference Championship weekend. Who would’ve thought that this year’s penultimate round in the NFL would consist of Tom Brady, Blake Bortles, Case Keenum and Nick…
#63 Most appealing head coaching job: Cardinals or Titans? w/Aaron Leming of BearReport.com
Jan 17 • 29 min
Now that the 2017 NFL season has reached conference championship week, it means that 28 of the 32 NFL teams are now looking ahead to the 2018 season. Several teams have already undergone significant changes to their coaching staffs, and most (if not all)…
#62 2018 Reese’s Senior Bowl Pre Show with Pete Smith of NFLSpinZone.com
Jan 12 • 23 min
From January 22-27, Sports Krunch will be hitting the road and going to Mobile, Alabama to cover the 2018 Reese’s Senior Bowl. It is something I have been meaning to do for quite a while, and I cannot wait to bring you all non-stop coverage that week of…
#61 How well does Nick Foles have to play for Eagles to upset the Falcons?
Jan 12 • 36 min
Our prayers to the football gods were answered as Wild Card weekend delivered an unbelievable product, with three games decided by a touchdown or less. And I certainly hope the Divisional Round, which is usually the most exciting weekend on the NFL…
#60 Which version of Blake Bortles will we see in the playoffs? w/Hal Bent, NFL writer Scout media
Jan 2 • 31 min
Happy New Year everybody! We hope all of you had a wonderful holiday. Well, the 2017 NFL regular season has ended and that means it’s playoff time. The final lap to Super Bowl LII officially begins this Saturday as Wild Card weekend commences. And to help…
#59: Can the Falcons upset the Saints in WK 16? W/Hal Bent - NFL and Patriots writer for Scout media
Dec 22, 2017 • 26 min
Merry Christmas everybody! Well, they’re only two more weeks left to go in the 2017 NFL season, and the playoff picture is quickly coming together. Despite the lack of appeal regarding the matchups this weekend, a LOT of playoff seeds could be locked up…
#58 Are the Jaguars a Legitimate Super Bowl Contender w/Hal Bent - Patriots reporter for Scout Media
Dec 12, 2017 • 40 min
Happy Hanukkah everybody! Well, we are down to the final three weeks of the 2017 NFL season and the road to Super Bowl LII took another unpredictable turn this past week. The turn consisted of devastating injuries and poor performances, resulting in a…
#57 Breaking down the 2017 NFL playoff picture w/Hal Bent - NFL and Patriots writer for Scout media.
Dec 6, 2017 • 35 min
It’s hard to believe, but the 2017 NFL season has already entered the top of the stretch, and the playoff picture became even more interesting given the results in Week 13. With many consequential matchups looming ahead this week, the picture could get…
#55: Should Vikings keep starting Case Keenum? An All things NFL football discussion w/Jake Marsing
Nov 18, 2017 • 25 min
On this edition of the program, we are pleased to have our good friend Jake Marsing join us again for a special “all things football” discussion. Jake left Denver and the 5280 Sports Network (where he covered both the Broncos and the Nuggets) this summer…
#54: Big takeaways from NFL Week 10 w/Hal Bent of MusketFire.com, Cover32.com and Scout media
Nov 18, 2017 • 30 min
Week 11 of the 2017 NFL season is upon us, and it’s good to have our great friend Hal Bent of MusketFire.com, Cover32.com and Scout media back on the show to break down this week’s slate of games. Hal’s Twitter handle: @halbent01 Other Twitter handles:…
#53: NFL 2018 DB Class Draft preview series with Josh Forrest of Tyrant Scouting
Nov 14, 2017 • 27 min
There are only two weeks left in the 2017 college football season before it’s conference championship and bowl game time, which means that NFL scouting departments will likely be watching the final snaps of (and assigning final grades to) many, if not…
#52 NFL Week 10 Breakdown + the playoff race w/Hal Bent of MusketFire, Cover32 + Scout media
Nov 9, 2017 • 32 min
The first half of the 2017 NFL season is officially in the books and the second half begins in earnest Thursday night as the Seahawks meet the Cardinals. And to help us break down these week 10 match ups plus the playoff race going forward is our good…
#51 Breaking down the trading frenzy rarely seen in the NFL w/Hal Bent of Scout Media
Nov 4, 2017 • 44 min
It’s week 9 in the NFL, meaning we have officially reached the halfway point of the 2017 season. And that halfway point was marked with a trading frenzy that we have rarely seen in the NFL. And to help us break down these blockbuster trades and week 9…
#50 Examining the 2018 crop of OL/DL/EDGE w/Nick Kendell of MileHighHuddle.com
Oct 31, 2017 • 31 min
We are down to the final five weeks of 2017 college football season and after that, we have conference championship games, bowl games, and of course, NFL scouting departments completing their initial reports on 2018 NFL Draft prospects. And to give us a…
#49 NFL Week 8 Matchup Breakdown with Hal Bent of MusketFire.com, Cover32.com and Scout media
Oct 28, 2017 • 32 min
It’s week 8 in the NFL, meaning we’re almost at the halfway point of the 2017 season. And to help us break down these week 8 matchups, it is a pleasure to welcome back our good friend Hal Bent of MusketFire.com, Cover32.com and Scout media to the show.…
#48 NFL Week 7 Action Report with our good friend Hal Bent of MusketFire, Cover32 and Scout media
Oct 21, 2017 • 32 min
It’s week 7 of the 2017 NFL season and it began last night with one of the wildest endings to a football game I’ve ever seen as the Raiders picked up a HUGE, last-second win against the Chiefs 31-30. And to discuss this and the rest of the week 7 action,…
#47 Glimpse of the 2018 NFL QB/RB/WR/TE Draft Prospects with Jonah Tuls of DraftBreakdown.com.
Oct 14, 2017 • 40 min
We are already at the halfway point of the 2017 college football season and that means that NFL scouting departments have already completed a significant number of player evaluations that will go a long way in determining who lands where in the 2018 NFL…
#46 NFL Week 6 Preview with our good friend Hal Bent of MusketFire.com, Cover32.com and Scout media
Oct 14, 2017 • 32 min
It’s week 6 of the 2017 NFL season and it began with another entertaining finish Thursday night with the red hot Philadelphia Eagles hanging on to beat the Carolina Panthers 28-23 to move to 5-1 on the season. And to discuss this and the rest of the week…
#45 NFL Week 5 Preview w/Hal Bent, Patriots writer for MusketFire.com, Cover32.com and Scout media
Oct 4, 2017 • 30 min
Well, we are already a quarter of the way through the 2017 NFL season (can you believe it?) and for the second week in a row, the NFL brought us some more exciting, heart-palpitating finishes. And Week 5 brings us a slate that promises more of such…
#44 NFL Week 4 Preview w/Hal Bent Patriots reporter for Scout Media
Sep 30, 2017 • 30 min
It’s hard to believe we’re already almost a quarter of the way through the 2017 NFL season as week 4 began Thursday night with the Packers embarrassing the Bears 35-14. And to help us preview the remaining games left before we reach that quarter pole,…
#43 NFL Week 3 Preview W/Hal Bent Patriots reporter for Scout Media
Sep 24, 2017 • 22 min
NFL Week 3 began last week with an unexpectedly entertaining barn-burner between the Rams and 49ers with LA escaping an admirable San Francisco comeback by a score of 41-39. We arguably saw the best game of this young 2017 NFL season last night, but…
#42 NFL Week 2 Preview with Hal Bent who covers the Patriots for Scout Media.
Sep 17, 2017 • 27 min
Week 2 of the 2017 NFL season kicked off Thursday night with the Texans knocking off the Bengals 13-9 in a game that was infinitely more boring than the score indicates. Only two games went down to the wire in week 1, but week 2 will hopefully bring more…
#41 Sports Krunch Fantasy Week 1 Breakdown w/Jody Smith the Senior Writer for GridironExperts.com
Sep 13, 2017 • 31 min
Week 1 of the 2017 NFL season is officially in the books and many fantasy owners came away disappointed, myself included. However, there’s no need to frown. There is still a ton of football to be played and Sports Krunch is here all season long to help…
#40 NFL Opening Week Preview with Hal Bent the Pats writer at Scout Media
Sep 8, 2017 • 22 min
NFL football is officially back as the 2017 season kicked off last night with the Chiefs pulling off a remarkable upset victory over the defending-Super Bowl champion Patriots. Today, we will recap that game and preview the rest of the action in what…
#39 Final Tips To Ace Your Fantasy Draft W/Jake Arthur ‘Director of Fantasy’ at ProFootballSpot.com
Aug 31, 2017 • 27 min
By the time you hear me say those words, we will officially be ONE WEEK AWAY from the kickoff of the 2017 NFL season. But before that, we here at Sports Krunch want to give all you fantasy owners some final pieces of advice to dominate your league as you…
#38 The Annual NFL Season Preview (Biggest Episode Yet!!!) W/Ian Wharton of Bleacher Report
Aug 29, 2017 • 92 min
Just one week from Thursday, the 2017 NFL season kicks off with the Patriots hosting the Chiefs. In that spirit, we would like to start a little tradition here on Sports Krunch…an annual NFL season preview!!! Tonight, we will give you a…
#37 Way-too-early look at potential 2018 NFL draft prospects w/Nick Kendell of MileHighHuddle.com
Aug 24, 2017 • 35 min
In just 2 days, the 2017 college football season kicks off and that means the work of NFL road scouts will kick into high gear as they look for the building blocks that will take their team to the next level and beyond. And in that spirit, we bring you…
#36 The Key Fantasy Players to Avoid at All Costs in Rounds 1-4 w/Mike Dente of FirstStopFantasy.com
Aug 11, 2017 • 22 min
NFL preseason is officially underway and that means you probably have a fantasy football draft that’s approaching fast. And we have a VERY special guest here today that will help give you an advantage when you enter that draft room. About five years ago,…
#35 Will Brandin Cooks Outproduce Gronk or Edelman in Fantasy? w/Hal Bent Pat’s writer for Scout.com
Aug 7, 2017 • 21 min
NFL training camps are winding down and this week, NFL preseason kicks into high gear. In that spirit, we will continue our 2017 NFL team preview series with a look at the team that has been the center of the NFL and sports universe for the past 15+…
#34 Identifying Top Rookie Fantasy RB/WR/TE/QB to Give You The Edge w/Matt Waldman FootballGuys.com
Aug 1, 2017 • 38 min
An underrated skill to master as a fantasy football player, (and one that will give you a leg up on the competition) is to be able to identify rookie talent and determine the short and long-term impacts these players will have. Tonight, we have JUST the…
#33 The 2017 Fantasy Landscape for WR’s and TE’s with Jeff Haseley of FootBallGuys.com
Jul 28, 2017 • 26 min
By this weekend, all 32 NFL teams will be in training camp practicing, and one week from tonight, football finally returns with the Pro Football HOF game between the Cardinals and Cowboys. Thus, there will be no more weeks without a football game from…
#32: Fantasy Value of Injured Players w/Dr. Jene Bramel - THE Best Football Injury Expert in the US
Jul 25, 2017 • 27 min
Well, the long wait is over and NFL training camps are officially underway. And that means fantasy football season also begins in earnest as daily camp reports plus preseason observations are crucial factors in finalizing your draft boards. But another…
#30 A look at the 2017 Fantasy Football QB landscape with Chris Heil of XNsports.com
Jul 18, 2017 • 19 min
Hello again everybody, and welcome back to http://SportsKrunch.com with DKrom, I’m your host David Kromelow. In just a matter of days, NFL teams start reporting and filing in to training camp, and that means if you haven’t started preparing for your…
#29: 2017 NFL team preview: Eagles w/Turron Davenport of USA Today’s The Eagles Wire + CSN Philly
Jul 12, 2017 • 19 min
Hello again everybody, and welcome back to http://SportsKrunch.com/ with DKrom, I’m your host David Kromelow. Tonight, we continue our 2017 NFL team preview series with a look at the Philadelphia Eagles. And to help us analyze the prospects for the Eagles…
#28: How early to draft Leonard Fournette in 2017? With Jaguars beat reporter Mike Kaye
Jul 7, 2017 • 19 min
Hello again everybody, and welcome back to http://SportsKrunch.com/ with DKrom, I’m your host David Kromelow. Hope you all had a wonderful Independence Day holiday! Three weeks from today, most NFL teams will be fully assembled in training camp ready to…
#27 2017 Seahawks NFL team preview series with Seattle Times Seahawks beat writer Bob Condotta
Jul 2, 2017 • 28 min
Hello again everybody, and welcome back to http://SportsKrunch.com/ with DKrom, I’m your host David Kromelow. The NFL is still in the midst of its annual summer slumber, but it’s hard to believe we are officially less than one month away from the start of…
#26: Deep dive into the 2017 Fantasy Football RB landscape with Ari Ingel of FootballGuys.com
Jun 29, 2017 • 25 min
Hello again everybody, and welcome back to http://SportsKrunch.com/ with DKrom, I’m your host David Kromelow. Well, July is almost here and that means it is almost that time again folks. If you want to dominate your fantasy football leagues in 2017, the…
#25 Denver Broncos 2017 Team Preview w/Jake Marsing of The 5280 Sports Network
Jun 21, 2017 • 34 min
Welcome back to http://SportsKrunch.com/ with DKrom, I’m your host David Kromelow. Well, 2017 OTA’s and minicamps are in the books and the NFL has officially begun its annual six-week summer slumber until training camp. However, we here at Sports Krunch…
#23: A look at the NFC East Draft Class with Emory Hunt of FootballGamePlan.com
May 30, 2017 • 35 min
Well, the month of May is coming to an end, which means the third and final phase of NFL OTA’s has about three more weeks until the league’s annual summer recess. It is right now that rookies are making their first impressions to their coaches and…
#22: 2017 Draft Breakdown Bucs, Falcons, Saints, and Panthers w/Charles McDonald BleacherReport.com
May 25, 2017 • 43 min
The third and final phase of NFL OTA’s have commenced. As we speak, all 32 teams are putting in the remaining on-field work until the league’s annual six-week summer break. During this time, coaches and players often rave about their rookies to the…
#21: 2017 Draft Breakdown for Chargers, Chiefs, Broncos, and Raiders with Nick Kendell of Scout.com
May 22, 2017 • 40 min
Hello again everybody, and welcome back to Sports Krunch with DKrom, I’m your host David Kromelow. We are back today with the fourth edition of our NFL draft recap series, a division-by-division breakdown of the 2017 draft classes of all 32 teams. So far,…
#20: Draft Breakdown for Jaguars, Titans, Colts and Texans with Jake Arthur of Pro Football Spot
May 17, 2017 • 37 min
Hello again everybody, and welcome back to Sports Krunch with DKrom, I’m your host David Kromelow. (http://sportskrunch.com/) As we speak, NFL teams are preparing for the third and final phase of OTA’s, which will give them their first good look at their…
#19: 2017 Draft class Breakdown - Bears, Vikings, Lions and Packers w/Aaron Leming of BearReport.com
May 13, 2017 • 45 min
Hello again everybody, and welcome back to Sports Krunch with DKrom, I’m your host David Kromelow. At this very minute, rookies (both drafted and undrafted) on numerous teams around the NFL are filing in to rookie minicamp where they begin to make their…
#18: AFC North 2017 draft class breakdown with Pete Smith of NFL Spin Zone
May 8, 2017 • 33 min
Hello again everybody, and welcome back to Sports Krunch with DKrom, I’m your host David Kromelow. We are back after a deserved week off because I personally needed some rest after that WILD roller coaster ride that was the 2017 NFL Draft. And now it is…
#17 Will the 2017 NFL Draft be the wildest, most unpredictable ever? Live mock draft w/Shelby Dermer
Apr 26, 2017 • 62 min
Hello again everybody, and welcome back to Sports Krunch with DKrom, I’m your host David Kromelow. Well, Spring Football Christmas is upon us!! By the time you hear this, we will be slightly over 24 hours away from the 2017 NFL Draft. This past month or…
#16: Should rookie QB’s sit or play? A deep analysis of 2017 QB NFL Draft Class with Aaron Leming
Apr 24, 2017 • 30 min
(4 more days!) Hello again everybody, and welcome back to Sports Krunch with DKrom, I’m your host David Kromelow. The clock is ticking fast folks. By the time you hear this, we will actually be THREE days away from the 2017 NFL Draft. And tonight, we…
#15: Examining this deep crop of 2017 running back prospects with guest Bill Carroll
Apr 21, 2017 • 38 min
(One more week!) Hello again everybody, and welcome back to http://sportskrunch.com/ with DKrom, I’m your host David Kromelow. We are now officially less than one week away from the 2017 NFL Draft. And we here at Sports Krunch with DKrom plan to cover our…
#14: Buy the hype on the 2017 Linebacker NFL Draft prospects? With guest Pete Smith
Apr 13, 2017 • 25 min
Hello again everybody, and welcome back to Sports Krunch with DKrom, I’m your host David Kromelow. http://sportskrunch.com/ The sports world will descend on the City of Brotherly Love for the 2017 NFL Draft. Meanwhile, these next 22 days will consist of…
#13: Should we buy the hype on these 2017 WR/TE NFL Draft prospects? With guest Jake Arthur
Apr 6, 2017 • 27 min
Hello again everybody, and welcome back to Sports Krunch with DKrom, I’m your host David Kromelow. Three weeks from tomorrow night, the sports world will descend on the City of Brotherly Love for the 2017 NFL Draft. Meanwhile, these next 21 days will…
#12: Breaking down 2017’s deep crop of DB prospects with Chris Trapasso
Mar 30, 2017 • 41 min
Hello again everybody, and welcome back to http://SportsKrunch.com/ with DKrom, I’m your host David Kromelow https://twitter.com/dkrom59 Well, we are now less than a month away from the 2017 NFL Draft, and we are back today with the second edition of our…
#11: “An In-Depth Analysis of This Deep 2017 NFL Draft Class” with Charles McDonald
Mar 20, 2017 • 29 min
Hello again everybody, and welcome back to Sports Krunch (http://sportskrunch.com/) with DKrom, I’m your host David Kromelow. Well, we are just over five weeks away from the 2017 NFL Draft, and the objective here at Sports Krunch with DKrom from now until…
#10: “Where Should Tony Romo Go? And other Important NFL Free Agency Questions” with Shelby Dermer
Mar 16, 2017 • 29 min
Hello again everybody, and welcome back to Sports Krunch with DKrom, I’m your host David Kromelow. The first wave of NFL free agency came and went in a flash, and now all teams are taking a step back to assess their situations as the 2017 NFL Draft. That…
#9: “Where Will The Biggest NFL Free Agents Sign in 2017” with Jake Marsing
Mar 8, 2017 • 38 min
http://sportskrunch.com/ Hello again everybody, and welcome back to Sports Krunch with DKrom. The NFL’s “legal tampering window” is now officially opened, creating the beginning of what will be a WILD next 48 hours in the National Football League as free…
#8: “Whose stock will rise after the 2017 NFL Scouting Combine?” with Guest Pete Smith
Feb 27, 2017 • 27 min
Hello again everybody, and welcome back to Sports Krunch with DKrom, I’m your host David Kromelow. Well, the 2017 NFL calendar year is almost upon us. This week, the entire league takes over Indianapolis for the 2017 NFL Scouting Combine, and today alone,…
#7: DKROM and Benjamin Allbright discuss where the biggest free agents will end up
Feb 22, 2017 • 19 min
Today’s guest is Benjamin Albright. He is an expert on the NFL Draft, QBs. A frequent contributor to As seen on Yahoo! Fox Sports, ESPN. And is the co-host on AM1340, 104.7 FM Denver/Boulder. You can find him at https://twitter.com/allbrightnfl Benjamin…
#6: What to look for at the NFL Combine with Shelby Dermer
Feb 20, 2017 • 24 min
DKROM and his guest Shelby Dermer discuss all the biggest topics surrounding the NFL this week. Shelby Dermer is the Sports Editor at @speakeasymag (https://speakeasyohiou.com/), Bengals’ reporter for @StripeHype (http://stripehype.com/) and…
#5: “Was This The Best Super Bowl Ever?” Post Game Discussion with Shelby Dermer
Feb 8, 2017 • 36 min
The Super Bowl has come and gone and wow what a show! DKROM and his guest Shelby Dermer discuss all the biggest topics from this weekend’s spectacular Super Bowl. Shelby Dermer who is the Sports Editor at @speakeasymag (https://speakeasyohiou.com/),…
#4: Super Bowl Preview with Shelby Dermer
Jan 30, 2017 • 48 min
The Super Bowl is less than a week away and to celebrate DKROM talked with Shelby Dermer who is the Sports Editor at @speakeasymag (https://speakeasyohiou.com/), Bengals’ reporter for @StripeHype (http://stripehype.com/) and http://RiverfrontGrumble.com .…
#3: NFL Wildcard Weekend Discussion with Jake Marsing
Jan 9, 2017 • 47 min
Today’s show features a very special guest and great friend of the program Jake Marsing @JakeDMarsing - A rising star reporter in the Denver area who covers both the Broncos and the Nuggets for the 5280 Sports Network. He also contributes to the Vic…
#2: NFL Week 14 Discussion with Chris Trapasso
Dec 16, 2016 • 36 min
Hello again everybody, and welcome back to Sports Krunch with DKrom, I’m your host David Kromelow. At the end of tonight, there will be only three weeks remaining in the 2016 NFL season, and a wide open race toward Super Bowl LI just got even more wide…
#1: NFL Week 13 Recap with DKROM and Chris Brodhead
Dec 5, 2016 • 36 min
Welcome to the SportsKrunch with your host DKROM. DKROM is a Sportswriter & sportscaster. Host of Sports Krunch With DKROM. Football junkie and old-school music lover. #GoBroncos Today’s guest is the man in the box himself Chris Brodhead. 1:05 Rob…