Getting Buzzed | August 17 | Sports News | Fantasy Football | NFL Betting

Posted on 08/17/2023

Getting Buzzed is your weekly home for sports news and talk with some flare. Howard Bender runs through the week's big stories with a twist, including a check-in with everyone’s favorite soap opera “Running Backs & The Restless”. Sports Illustrated’s Jen Piacenti joins the show to talk fantasy football, NFL futures bets, and the Astros' chances of winning the World Series. Howard also runs through the worst and most overused catchphrases from the movies and television in The Final Five!

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0:05 - Michael Oher / Blindside Saga
0:08 - Women’s World Cup disappearing from headlines/sports news
0:10 - Messi mania in Miami
0:12 - Running Backs & The Restless - Jets sign Dalvin Cook
0:14 - Zeke signing with Pats & affect on ADP for him and Rhamondre
0:15 - Josh Jacobs needs to sign his tender ASAP
0:16 - Kareem Hunt potentially signing with the Vikings
0:17 - Leonard Fournette still being unsigned
0:21 - NFL Player / Song Mash Up Game with Jen Piacenti - Dak Prescott (60s Pop), Nick Chubb (80s Rock), Chris Olave (Broadway Tune) & Travis Kelce (Country)
0:32 - Jen’s Career Path & Old photos courtesy of her dad
0:43  - Astros Playoff Expectations
0:45 - Jen's Long Shot World Series Bet
0:49 - Chris Olave Expectations
0:51 - DJ Chark is a great late-round target
0:53 - Cortland Sutton is undervalued

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