Hard In the Paint with David Grubb
The Dome Patrol: Regular Season Wrap-Up

The Dome Patrol: Regular Season Wrap-Up

January 12, 2022

The New Orleans Saints came up short of their goal of reaching the playoffs for the 5th straight season, but this year wasn't a lost won for the Black & Gold. Ross Jackson, Maddy Hudak, and I take a look back on why the 2021 Saints will hold a special place in team history, and what this season could mean going forward.

Opening theme by DJ Dao

Halfway There: Pelicans Reach the Midway Point of the NBA Season

Halfway There: Pelicans Reach the Midway Point of the NBA Season

January 11, 2022

The New Orleans Pelicans are halfway through the 2021-22 season. There have been some highs and tremendous lows on the path to 14-26. Now, some serious decisions have to be made about Zion Williamson, and the roster built for him as New Orleans chases a play in tournament bid. Chris Conner, from The Bird Writes, joins me to talk about what's happening on the court and how the Pels should approach their roster with the trade deadline looming.

Opening theme by DJ Dao

The Dome Patrol: Nothing to Lose

The Dome Patrol: Nothing to Lose

January 7, 2022

With one game remaining in the regular season, the New Orleans Saints are somehow within reach of the playoffs. Ross Jackson and I discuss the highs, lows, what making the postseason would mean, and how the Saints will approach the finale with the Falcons.

Opening theme by DJ Dao

The Dome Patrol: State of the Saints, Pt.II

The Dome Patrol: State of the Saints, Pt.II

December 2, 2021

Ross Jackson and I are joined once again by Maddy Hudak as we get caught up with the Saints with six games remaining in the regular season. Saints fans expected struggles, but what can we really make of the Who Dats at 5-6? What can the team do with Taysom Hill under center, and can the Saints right the ship at home against the Cowboys?

Hi/Lo with The Dean: No Vaseline

Hi/Lo with The Dean: No Vaseline

November 6, 2021

The New Orleans Pelicans are 1-9. What, you thought we were going to let that slide? 

The Dome Patrol: Saints at the Break

The Dome Patrol: Saints at the Break

October 14, 2021

Ross Jackson and I welcome Saints reporter Maddy Hudak to the group as we discuss the highs and lows of the New Orleans Saints' first five games. Where has the team surpassed expectations and where can it improve? 

The Return of the Dome Patrol

The Return of the Dome Patrol

September 15, 2021

As we start season 3 of HITP, it's only right that the first episode welcomes back Ross Jackson, my brother in the Dome Patrol, as we talk about the storybook start for the Saints in Week 1. It's good to be home!

Opening by DJ Dao

Hi/Lo with the Dean: WTF

Hi/Lo with the Dean: WTF

June 19, 2021

Dino "The Dean" Hanson and I break down the New Orleans Pelicans in the aftermath of the firing of Stan Van Gundy. What's the plan now, and how quickly can the Pelicans fix their problems? We take a look at everything from the front office, to the coaching search, and the players themselves. We sort through the mess and give you some hope.

Opening by DJ Dao

Hi/Lo with the Dean: Back at it Again

Hi/Lo with the Dean: Back at it Again

June 11, 2021

After a lengthy hiatus, Dino Hanson and I reunite for another edition of Hi/Lo, where we recap the Pelicans' season, examine the roster heading into the offseason, the short-term outlook for the franchise. David Griffin says he knows what's missing, but can he find it out there? That and our thoughts on the NBA playoffs and more.

Opening theme by DJ Dao

The Dome Patrol on HITP: Back on the Field

The Dome Patrol on HITP: Back on the Field

June 9, 2021

On this edition of The Dome Patrol, Ross Jackson and I discuss the lack on attention paid to the league's race-norming practices, before taking a look at the Saints at the start of mini-camp. We look at the QB battle, notable position changes, contract extensions, and more.

Opening theme by DJ Dao