Hang Up: The Name-of-Coach Experiment Is Over Edition

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Oct 9, 20181h 4m
Hang Up: The Name-of-Coach Experiment Is Over Edition
Oct 9 '181h 4m
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Josh Levin, Ben Mathis-Lilley, and Slate’s Joel Anderson discuss Drew Brees becoming the NFL’s all-time passing yardage leader, the UFC fight between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor,  and college football at the season’s halfway point.

Drew Brees (1:49): What does the New Orleans Saints quarterback’s success say about the NFL? And is his persona winning or grating?

UFC (18:32): Was anyone seriously outraged by the melee after Khabib Nurmagomedov’s victory? And why weren’t more people outraged by McGregor’s actions before the fight?

College football (32:02): Alabama is great again. Is Notre Dame any good? And will UCF ever get a shot at a championship?

Afterballs(45:28): Ben on college football and TV commercials, Joel on ESPN’s Junior Seau documentary, and Josh on Alan Page.

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