Episode 17: Making Sports Fun Again

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In honor of the return of the XFL, we're talking about whether or not the league can make it work this time around before getting into all the changes we would make to our favorite sports to make them just a little more fun to watch.

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EPISODE RUNDOWN:

Start-11:25 — Will the XFL work this time around?

11:26-17:12 — Slamball and other favorite fringe leagues

17:13-29:55 — Making changes to our favorite sports

31:30-39:00 — Sports we'd get rid of if we could

39:01-End — Weird sports rules

ADDITIONAL NOTES:

  • Today's show is sponsored by Audible! You can get a FREE audiobook download and 30-day free trial at audibletrial.com/phone. Audible is the Internet's leading provider of audiobooks with more than 180,000 titles to choose from for your iPhone, Android, Kindle or MP3 player.
  • Here's a story on the return of the XFL in case you want more info about that, as well as a list of players who would be fun in the league to go along with our conversation this week.
  • Like we said on the show, Slamball was a lot of fun and really should make a comeback.
  • The Reddit thread Nick referenced when talking about some of the rule changes.

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