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December 2013

December 7, 2013 guest Ginny Erwin, discussing sports nutrition. We also talked about Winston from FSU being accused of rape 11 months after the event, women fighting in the new MMA dicvision called Straw Weight, the PBA using blue dye in the oil for the lanes and how much easier it is for the professional bowlers, Robinson Cano asking for "only" $250M, and Pakistani women allowed to compete in the Kabaddi World Cup








December 14, 2013 guest Brian Tuohy, author of "The Fix is In", discussing how sports are rigged. We also talked about Mike Tomlin getting fined $100k for his sideline interference, how the US is facing tough opponents in the first round, and how it might have been "fixed".






December 21, 2013 We talked about the various college bowl games, how the Oakland A's are not allowed to move to San Jose, CA, Clayton Kershaw turning down a lifetime $300M contract, TJ Ward, hit Gronkowski low, putting Gronk out for the year, becasue he was afraid of getting fined for hitting too high, and Joe Torre, Bobby Cox, and Tony LaRussa getting into the Hall of Fame, but George Steinbrenner being left out.







December 28, 2013 guest Jason Neubauer, of You Bet Me, an alternative way of betting. We also discussed the Bengals punter suffering a broken jaw, how there should have been a technical foul called on the Warriors for having six men on the court, Daniel Adongo transitioning from rugby tot he NFL, Carlos Beltran and Cano's big contracts and being traded, Giant's Hakeem Nicks wishes he purchased a disability inurance policy, more cold weather injuries in football, and why tight ends are among the lowest paid NFL players.