• ESPN NFL analyst Marcellus Wiley says he once got a $10,000 fine from the NFL for a hit on Colts QB Peyton Manning that wasn't his fault at all. Wiley also says there are more protective helmets that the NFL could use but they don't for financial reasons.
• ESPN NFL analyst Ron Jaworski shares his thoughts on the NFL enforcing harsh penalties on illegal hits. Plus, Jaworski says he loved the Steelers' game plan for QB Ben Roethlisberger's first start. Ron Jaworski
• Pro Football Hall Famer John Elway says he agrees with ESPN NFL analyst Steve Young's comments that quarterbacks are throwing receivers into big hits. Plus, Elway says the Cowboys are getting worse. John Elway
• ESPN NFL draft analyst Mel Kiper Jr. talks about Oregon's big win over UCLA. Plus, Kiper previews the weekend in college football and discusses the Heisman race. Mel Kiper Jr.
• In the Lead Pipe Locks, Mike Greenberg and Mike Golic compete head-to-head with their picks on the Bears-Redskins game. The guys also pick every game against the spread.
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• ESPN MLB insider Jayson Stark says Phillies pitcher Roy Halladay's bunt was foul and Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval didn't look very good trying to find the base to get the force on the play. Jayson Stark
• ESPN NASCAR analyst Dale Jarrett helps preview the race at Martinsville. Dale Jarrett
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Play Podcast ESPN NFL Insider John Clayton comments on Saints-Seahawks, how the league could discipline Mike Tomlin, the injuries to Aaron Rodgers and Jay Cutler and more.
Play Podcast Former NFL CB Fred Smoot responds to Steve Smith's recent remarks. Smoot also dishes on what playing against Smith was like, the nature of WRs and more.
Play Podcast 2000 Heisman Trophy winner Chris Weinke talks about the BCS standings, Jameis Winston's legal status, Geno Smith's struggles and more.
Play Podcast Auburn coach Gus Malzahn dishes on his team's win over Alabama, the strategy used on the missed field goal return, how to prevent a letdown in the SEC title game next weekend and more.
Play Podcast ESPN NFL analyst Ron Jaworski weighs in on Antonio Smith's comments regarding the Patriots' offense, the Broncos' win over the Chiefs, Nick Foles' continued success and more.
Play Podcast ESPN CFB analyst Brad Edwards offers his insight on how Florida State could fall from the BCS top two, Ohio State's national championship prospects, Duke's chances to pull off an ACC title upset and more.