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Hardball: MLB Playoffs with Rob Parker

Hardball: MLB Playoffs with Rob Parker

September 28, 2020

Rob Parker, co-host of The Odd Couple on Fox Sports 1, joins HITP as well discuss the Major League Baseball playoffs, which begin on Tuesday. Rob gives his thoughts on the state of the game, the best opening round matchups, potential breakout stars, and his World Series prediction. 

 

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Switching Lanes

Switching Lanes

September 25, 2020

PR pro Kelsea Wilkerson (@thekelssimone) talks about her transition from the corporate side of communications to sports and entertainment, and why now was a great time to make the move. We also discuss the NBA conference finals, the ups and downs of being a Saints fan, and if Drew Brees is positioning himself for a post-football political career.

The Dome Patrol: Get 1% Better

The Dome Patrol: Get 1% Better

September 24, 2020

It may be Thursday, but that doesn't mean that The Dome Patrol isn't ready to play. Ross Jackson and I give a quick look back at Monday Night, then focus on Sunday's matchup with the Packers.  Win or lose, the Saints have to be better in a number of areas this weekend, and we identify who and what to watch for in this early litmus test.

Killer Crossover: HITP gets “Ritch”

Killer Crossover: HITP gets “Ritch”

September 24, 2020

Today, Trevor Ritchie, host of the GetRitch podcast and member of the HITP family, gives his picks for some of the biggest college and pro football games of the weekend. We breakdown the Thursday night matchup between Miami and Jacksonville, along with a trio of SEC contests, and the week three collision of the Saints and Packers. You gotta play to win, and Trevor helps you do just that.

Las Vegas Letdown: Sports & Pop Culture with Hank Brady

Las Vegas Letdown: Sports & Pop Culture with Hank Brady

September 22, 2020

David and frequent guest Hank Brady talk about the Saints' loss on Monday night, Drew Brees' arm, Alvin Kamara's grills, AD's second shining moment, The return of the Mandalorian, Cardi B's divorce, and how Deion Sanders could be either the best or worst thing to HBCU football.

Faded: DG & Dino discuss why the Clippers’ season got cut short

Faded: DG & Dino discuss why the Clippers’ season got cut short

September 18, 2020

It's all ball with Dino Hanson. He and I talk about the Clippers' epic collapse; holding Doc Rivers accountable; and how some NBA "truths" may be getting exposed.

 

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Vegas Baby!: The Dome Patrol preps for the Raiders

Vegas Baby!: The Dome Patrol preps for the Raiders

September 16, 2020

After their week one win over Tom Brady and the Patriots, the Saints hit the road to face the Las Vegas Raiders on Monday Night. Ross Jackson is back as we examine the impact of Michael Thomas' injury; the contract extensions for Alvin Kamara and Demario Davis; and offensive and defensive matchups for the Black & Gold and the Silver & Black.

 

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Another Lap: Seth Dunlap’s New Direction

Another Lap: Seth Dunlap’s New Direction

September 15, 2020

Former New Orleans sports radio personality Seth Dunlap has moved from covering sports to documenting the interactions between protesters and police in his native Pacific Northwest. He gives his account of what he's seen and what he's learned. We also discuss New Orleans sports radio, and the overall need to amplify voices in all areas of media.

 

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Rock the Boat: The Saints Sink the Bucs

Rock the Boat: The Saints Sink the Bucs

September 14, 2020

NOLA.com sportswriter Rod Walker joins HITP on the first Monday following a Saints game. We break down the good and the not-quite-so good from the opener; talk up the Saints' secondary; and examine the Kamara/Davis contract extensions. The return of high school/college football and thoughts on the latest from the Pelicans and NBA playoffs on the agenda as well.

 

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The Layover: Karen Loftus previews Tampa Bay vs New Orleans

The Layover: Karen Loftus previews Tampa Bay vs New Orleans

September 11, 2020

Karen Loftus, former sports reporter for WGNO in New Orleans, and current anchor for WFLA in Tampa, joins HITP to talk about the NFL season opener between the Saints and Buccaneers. She provides some insight to the relationship between Tom Brady and Bruce Arians, key matchups, and some possible x-factors. But first, I give my thoughts on Skip Bayless' statements regarding Dak Prescott, the display in Kansas City, and how athletes aren't the ones politicizing sports in America.

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