One on One's NFL Friday

Well that was quick. Its already time for the regualar season finale of One on One's NFL Friday. Mack Rosenberg and Shaun Cohen take a look into all the intriguing scenarios that have developed here in Week 17.

We start out by taking a look at the final matchups of the season for both the Jets and Giants, with the weekly reports of Eric Mollo and Kris Venezia. 

Next up, we dive into the multiple playoff scenarios that coudl surface after the final weeek is done, and preview who we think gets in on the final day of the regular season.

Later, Mack and Shaun take a look at some coaches who may be on the hot seat moving forward, and we end off the show as always with the staff picks segment. 

Staff Standings:

Bobby Gubin (45-25)
Kenny Ducey (30-24)
Mack Rosenberg (29-25)
Patrick Burns (25-20)
Julian Atizena (40-42)
Matt Moro (24-29)
Nolan Silbernagel (20-30)
Kelly Kultys (25-33)

Not enough picks to qualify: (need min. 15 games)
Nick Logerfo (3-2)
DJ Sixsmith (7-10)
Shaun Cohen (4-7)

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Kenny Ducey and Mack Rosenberg recap the crazy Ravens win over the Lions on Monday Night and the Cowboys blowing a huge lead to Green Bay. Clark Jusge talks with the guys aboutt the playoff picture and the teams he like for the final wild card spots. In addtion to the weekly picks and fantasy segmets the guys comiserate over the Jets and Giants respective seasons.

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DJ Sixsmith makes his NFL Friday return after a 10-week hiatus to host with Nolan Silbernagel. The guys discuss the Chargers Thursday night upset over the number one team in the AFC, the Broncos. They also offer their opinions on the quarterback controversy taking place in Chicago, as well as Aaron Rodgers' health. 

The guys then turned their attention to the Giants after their pitiful performance against those streaking Chargers last week. DJ and Nolan debated on whether the Giants should return Hakeem Nicks next year, as well as the team's shot against Seattle this week. 

The show then shifted to the other New York team, still fighting for their playoff lives after a large win over the Raiders. The guys debated on whether or not the run-heavy Jets had a chance against the run-stuffing Panthers. 

As always, Eric Mollo and Kris Venezia, the Giants and Jets beat reporters respectively, contributed their weekly reports, before Bobby Gubin came on to give the latest fantasy advice. Gubin and producer Kelly Kultys are the only two NFL Friday members still alive in the WFUV Fantasy League. 

The show wrapped up with staff picks and upsets. The standings are updated. 

Bobby Gubin (40-18)
Mack Rosenberg (26-22)
Kenny Ducey (26-22)
Patrick Burns (17-16)
Julian Atizena (33-36)
Matt Moro (21-26)
Nolan Silbernagel (19-25)
Kelly Kultys (22-30)

Not enough picks to qualify: (need min. 15 games)
Nick Logerfo (3-2)
DJ Sixsmith (4-7)
Shaun Cohen (4-7)

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Mack Rosenberg & Nolan Silbernagel

Mack and Nolan jump right in to the chaotic sports day that was December 6th, which included the firing of Texans' head coach Gary Kubiak. The guys discussed what the Texans need to do to get back on track. Mack and Nolan then previewed the potential playoff picture in both leagues as the season heads toward the end. 

Mack adamantly stated that the Giants would not be in the playoffs, but Nolan offered some reasons as to why the G-Men still have a shot. They then previewed their upcoming matchup with the San Diego Chargers. 

The guys were then joined by Seth Walder of the New York Daily News to break down the Jets and their recent disappointments. Walder offered his opinion as to what Rex Ryan needs to do at the quarterback position and how Gang Green will fare against Oakland. 

Eric Mollo and Kris Venezia contributed their weekly Giants and Jets reports, before Bobby Gubin joined the guys to give his fantasy recommendations and preview the WFUV fantasy league. 

Staff Pick Standings:

Bobby Gubin: (36-16)
Pat Burns: (15-12)
Kenny Ducey: (26-22)
Mack Rosenberg: (22-20)
Julian Atienza: (29-34)
Matt Moro: (21-26)
Kelly Kultys: (20-26)
Nolan Silbernagel (15-23)

Not Enough to Quality (15 picks):

Nick Logerfo: (3-2)
DJ Sixsmith: (4-7)
Shaun Cohen: (4-7)

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Category:sports -- posted at: 4:45pm EDT

Yesterday was Thanksgiving, so that means triple the Thursday Night football to cover on this post-turkey edition of One on One's NFL Friday.

Mack Rosenberg and Shaun Cohen take a look at all three of yesterday's Thanksgiving matchups, including a big win in Detroit, a Dallas comeback, and an exciting nightcap between the Steelers and Ravens in Baltimore.

The guys then move on to some local football, as both the Jets and Giants look to rebound from tough Week 12 losses on Sunday. Eric Mollo brings us his weekly Giants report, as Mack and Shaun discuss how monumental the Giants loss to the Cowboys was, and how now even running the table may not be enough for the G-Men to make it to the postseason. Kris Venezia then brings us his weekly Jets report, and the guys look at how even though Gang Green has looked miserable lately, they're still in the AFC Playoff hunt as a matchup with AFC Rival Miami looms, who also sit at 5-6. 

Speaking of the playoffs, Mack and Shaun then take a look at that crowded AFC Wild Card chase, as well as things on the NFc side, where San Fran and Arizona look to be destined for a fight to the finish for the 6 spot. The guys then also discuss the losing situation in Washington, and whether or not RGIII should be playing this season.

Bobby Gubin joins the fun with his Believe it or Not Segment along with his start ems and sit ems, and last but certainly not least, stays in for the always exciting staff picks.

We've got some changes to the leaderboard heading into Week 13, as Pat Burns has surged up the leaderboard with his 4-1 week 12 and now sits dangerous close behind Bobby for first place and just ahead of Kenny for third. Nolan Silbernagel's 1-4 performance last week has broke Kelly Kultys out of the basement as Nolan now sits alone in last place.

Staff Pick Standings:

Bobby Gubin: (32-14)
Pat Burns: (15-12)
Kenny Ducey: (26-22)
Mack Rosenberg: (18-18)
Matt Moro: (18-23)
Julian Atienza: (25-32)
Kelly Kultys: (20-26)
Nolan Silbernagel (15-23)

Not Enough to Quality (15 picks):

Nick Logerfo: (3-2)
DJ Sixsmith: (4-7)
Shaun Cohen: (1-4)

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Category:sports -- posted at: 1:51pm EDT

Kenny Ducey and Nolan Silbernagel host this week's NFL Friday where they discuss the upcoming matchups for the Giants and Jets, the latest incarnation of Manning vs. Brady, and who to start on your fantasy team.

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Category:sports -- posted at: 6:14pm EDT

Mack Rosenberg & Shaun Cohen

Shaun Cohen makes his NFL Friday debut, hosting Week 11's edition with Mack Rosenberg. The guys discussed Thursday night's wild ending and whether the Colts can get back on track after having a few shaky performances. Mack and Shaun then discussed the Giants upcoming matchup with the Aaron Rodgers-less Green Bay Packers. They then moved on to break down the Jets' recent performances as well as debating whether or not Santonio Holmes would have an impact this week. Mack and Shaun also mentioned the recent signing of veteran safety Ed Reed. Giants' beat reporter Eric Mollo and Jets' beat reporter Kris Venezia contributed their weekly team reports.

Mack and Shaun then turned their attention to major headlines in the NFL, including the ongoing saga of Jonathan Martin and Richie Incognito as well as the premiere Sunday night football game between the Broncos and the Chiefs. Bobby Gubin joined in for his weekly fantasy spot and a new round of Bobby's Believe it or Not segment. The show wrapped up with staff picks and the updated rankings are listed below. 

PICK STANDINGS: 

Bobby Gubin (27-20)
Kenny Ducey (21-17)
Patrick Burns (8-9)
Mack Rosenberg (12-14)
Matt Moro (16-20)
Nolan Silbernagel (14-19)
Julian Atienza (22-30)
Kelly Kultys (14-22)

Not enough to qualify: 

Nick Logerfo (3-2)
DJ Sixsmith (4-7)

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Mack Rosenberg and Nolan Silbernagel break down the Richie Incognito/Jonathan Martin scandal out of Miami. They also reviewed the Thursday Night Football matchup featuring the Washington Redskins and the Minnesota Vikings. The two discussed the impact Christian Ponder's injury could have on the team going forward.

Mack and Nolan then moved on to preview the New York Giants' matchup against the Oakland Raiders, fresh from their bye week. The guys mentioned the importance of Eli Manning's performance as well as the boost Andre Brown adds to the rushing attack. 

They then discussed the team, coming out of the bye week, the New York Jets. They reviewed Gang Green's upset win over New Orleans and looked ahead to the team's favorable schedule coming out of the bye. 

Finally, Mack and Nolan mentioned the fact that Matt Flynn may be back in a Packers' uniform, after the team worked him out. They were then joined by fantasy analyst, Bobby Gubin, who started with his "Bobby's Believe It or Not" segment. One guy Bobby doesn't believe in - Nick Foles straight off of his 7 touchdown performance. 

And as always, the show concluded with staff picks, as the rankings will be updated before week 11

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Kenny Ducey and Nolan Silbernagel disscuss Geno Smith's incosistency and the rollercoaster ride that has been this Jets season. The guys and beat reporter Kris Venezia tell you what to expect from Gang Green going up aginst the 6-1 Saints. While the Giants are on their bye week, beat reporter Eric Mollo delivers his most interesting Giant report of the year.

USA Today's Jim Corbett joins the guys to disscuss the landscape of the league and hand out some midseason awards. Jim also talks about the injury to Cincinnati's Geno Atkins, the return of 49ers' Aldon Smith, and Dez Bryant's sideline pump-up speech/tantrum. They also put the Kansas City's 8-0 start under the microscope.

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Category:sports -- posted at: 9:10pm EDT

Kenny Ducey and Nolan Silbernagel bring you another week of One on One's NFL Friday. To start Week 8, the guys talk about the Thursday Night matchup, how things just keep getting worse for Tampa Bay, and the realistic outlook of the rest of the Panters season.

Kenny and Nolan then move on to the Jets with Kris Venezia's weekly report, and discuss at length how the controversial call on a late Nick Folk FG attempt affected the game and the aftermath of Gang Green's win over the Pats last week, along with some predictions on the week 8 matchup with Cincinnatti. Its then time for the Giants report with Eric Mollo, and guest Conor Orr of the Newark Star-Ledger talks to the guys about all things Big Blue.

The guys then talk about some general NFL storylines, including the Broncos first loss of the season, the terrible quarterback situation in Minnesota, and the Rams reaching out to a former NFL quarterback named Favre.

Bobby Gubin then joins the crew for his fantasy football believe it or not segment, and then we end off the show with the staff picks of the top Week 8 matchups.

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Category:sports -- posted at: 6:13pm EDT

Kenny Ducey and Mack Rosenberg kick off another week of One on One's NFL Friday. To start Week 7, the guys discuss the Thursday Night matchup and how the Seahawks were able to take down the Cardinals on the road. The guys then talk about some general NFL storylines, including Jim Irsay's controversial comment on Peyton Manning ahead of the QB's return to Indy and whether or not Michael Vick will lose his starting spot to Nick Foles.

Kenny and Mack then move on to the Jets with Kris Venezia's weekly report, and bring in New York Post columnist Mark Cannizzaro to discuss some Gang Green headlines this week and the upcoming matchup with the Patriots. After talking with Mark the guys shift to the Giants, and discuss whether week 7 is the week the G-men finally get a win, with as always Eric Mollo's weekly report.

Bobby Gubin then joins the crew to discuss all things fantasy football, and sticks around for the staff picks to end the show.

STAFF STANDINGS: 

Bobby Gubin 17-8
Kenny Ducey 11-10
Mack Rosenberg 8-7
Nolan Silbernagel 7-8
Matt Moro 11-14
Kelly Kultys 8-12
Julian Atienza 12-18

Not Enough to Qualify (Need 15 picks)

Nick Logerfo 3-2
DJ Sixsmith 4-7

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Category:sports -- posted at: 5:02pm EDT

Mack Rosenberg and Kenny Ducey welcome you an exciting week 6 of NFL Friday. The guys broke down the Giants sixth loss of the year, against the Chicago Bears. They take a look at how Eli Manning has fallen from Super Bowl Champion to leading the NFL with 15 interceptions on the year. Running back Brandon Jacobs made his way back onto the Giants roster and back into our conversation.

Mack and Kenny then moved on to general NFL topics, including the Cowboys’ almost upset over the Denver Broncos. They break down Tony Romo’s performance this year and how he’s been improperly labeled a turnover machine. Speaking of those Broncos, the guys also discussed why the Broncos are such a heavy favorite over the Jaguars this week. Finally, they turned their attention to Atlanta and all of their injury concerns.

Speaking of Atlanta, the New York Jets defeated them earlier this week on a late field goal, by Nick Folk, his second game winner on the season. The guys discussed the potential concerns the Jets have in their matchup this week against the winless Steelers, especially the injuries to cornerbacks Dee Milliner and Antonio Cromartie.

Bobby Gubin, our fantasy analyst, joined Mack and Kenny to discuss who he trusts and doesn’t trust in this week’s “Bobby’s Believe It or Not” Segment. As usual, all of the staff contributed their picks and upsets for the coming NFL weekend. 

STAFF STANDINGS:

Bobby Gubin 14-6
Kenny Ducey 8-8
Nolan Silbernagel 7-8
Julian Atienza 11-14
Matt Moro 9-11
Kelly Kultys 7-8

Not Enough to Qualify (Need 15 picks)

 Nick Logerfo 3-2
Mack Rosenberg 5-5

DJ Sixsmith 4-7

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Category:sports -- posted at: 6:52pm EDT

Kenny Ducey and DJ Sixsmith welcome you in for another edition of NFL Friday, and start off by breaking down the Browns win over the Bills last night, 37-24. The guys take a look at the costly injuries to both Browns QB Brian Hoyer and Bills QB EJ Manuel, and whether either team will look to bring in a veteran to fill the voids.

The guys then bring in WFUV alum Nick Kostos of Siruis Radio and Bleacher Report to discuss all the top stories this week in the NFL.

Aftet talking general NFL Kenny and DJ move on to the Jets, their depleted receiving core, the state of running game with Bilal Powell, and their chances against the Falcons Monday night, with the weekly Jets report with beat reporter Kris Venezia. We then move on to talking about the Giants, and the guys talk about their chances the G-Men fall to 0-5, with the Giants report from beat reporter Eric Mollo.

Bobby Gubin joins Kenny and DJ with his Believe it or Not segment and his start 'ems and sit 'ems in Week 5 of your fantasy football league, with a little insight of how the guys are doing in the WFUV league. To close out the show as always, we give the staff picks for this week and our upset picks.

STANDINGS:

Nolan Silbernagel 7-8 (.467)
Julian Atienza 8-11 (.421)

Not Enough to Qualify (Need 15 picks)


Bobby Gubin 10-4

Nick Logerfo 3-2

Kenny Ducey 3-2

Kelly Kultys 4-5

Mack Rosenberg 5-5

DJ Sixsmith 2-3

Matt Moro 4-10

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Kenny Ducey and Nolan Silbernagel breakdown the return of the 49ers in San Francisco's victory of the St. Louis Rams 35-11.

The guys then preview the Jets chances in their upcoming matchup with the Tennesse Titans, and debate on whether Bilal Powell has shown enough to earn the spot as the #1 man in the backfield. They also discuss Tom Coughlin's comments on whether or not this week's matchup between the Giants and the Chiefs is a must-win, and what the G-Men need to do to jumpstart their rushing attack. The Giants and Jets beat reporters Kris Venezia and Eric Mollo also gave their weekly reports.

Our Fantasy expert Bobby Gubin told us in his "Bobby's Believe It or Not" segment who he thinks will live up to their previous impress performances and who won't live up to the hype, including a couple of important offensive pieces for the Jets. He then discusses with the crew who to start and who to sit, and as always stuck around for the staff's picks segment to finsih off the show. After prodcuer Kelly Kultys was the only one to correctly pick her upset in last week's show (Colts over the 49ers) we all discuss which game we think this week's shocker will be.

2013 Staff Picks Standings:

Nolan Silbernagel 7-8 (.467)

Not Enough to Qualify (Need 15 picks)

Julian Atienza 7-7
Bobby Gubin 6-3
Nick Logerfo 3-2
Kenny Ducey 3-2
Kelly Kultys 2-2
Mack Rosenberg 2-3
DJ Sixsmith 2-3
Matt Moro 2-7

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Kenny Ducey and Nolan Silbernagel break down the Eagles loss last night and discuss whether or not Alex Smith is a premier starting quarterback. 

The guys were then joined by Paul Schwartz of the New York Post to dicuss the Giants rough start, Brandon Jacobs impact on the team, and whether or not fans should be concerned about the play of Eli Manning going forward. The guys also talk about the Giants' chances this Sunday against the Carolina Panthers, and Eric Mollo gave us his thought on Big Blue in his weekly Giants report. Kris Venezia did the same with Gang Green after Kenny and Nolan broke down the upcoming rookie QB between Geno Smith and EJ Manuel of the Bills.

Finally, our fantasy expert Bobby Gubin told us to expect great things from Martellus Bennet going forward in his "Bobby's Believe or Not" segment, told us who to start and who to sit in this week's matchups, and then stuck around for our staff picks segment to wrap up the show.

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Mack Rosenberg and Nolan Silbernagel break down the Jets tough loss in Foxboro and let Jets fans know what they should expect from Geno Smith this year. After the Giants sloppy loss to the Cowboys, the guys tell fans of Big Blue why they shouldn't hit the panic buton yet. 

Fantasy Expert Bobby Gubin tells Anquan Boldin owners to temper their expectations. In his new segment, "Bobby's Believe It or Not" gives you three players to put your faith in and two to start trusting a little less. As always, the show conludes with the staff predictions segment, and we have some surprising upsets in this one.

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Category:sports -- posted at: 5:20pm EDT

DJ Sixsmith and Nolan Silbernagel get you ready for football season. They tell you how the Cowboys plan to attack the Big Blue defense and what Jets fans can expect from Geno Smith in Week 1. In the Season Predictions Segment Nolan tells you why he thinks the Jets will finish at .500, despite the circus surrounding the team. Our Fantasy expert Bobby Gubin drops by with some players you don't know yet, but will by the end of the season. We end the show on a high note with the first of our weekly picks segment.

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Category:sports -- posted at: 6:27pm EDT

In our final edition of the year, Mike Watts and Kenny Ducey talk with Sunday Night Football radio announcer Dave Sims of Dial Global, analyze the Super Bowl and look at some of the Giants and Jets big personnel decisions.

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Category:general -- posted at: 7:38pm EDT

Mike Watts and Kenny Ducey provide you with all your pre-Super Bowl needs and analysis. They give you their opinion and get the analysis from Ryan Ruocco (YES Network, ESPN New York). We also hear from Gerry Sandusky play-by-play man for the Baltimore Ravens and Mark Purdy columnist for the San Jose Mercury News.

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Category:sports -- posted at: 6:30pm EDT

Mike and Kenny look back on the Divisional Round of the playoffs and analyze the upcoming Conference Championships . Kenny tells you why the Falcons won't stop the 49ers and Mike tells you why the Patriots should be a double-diget favorite over the Ravens. Clark Judge gives his take on the championship games and the coaching carousel.

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Category:sports -- posted at: 6:09pm EDT

Kenny Ducey and Mack Rosenberg breakdown all the games this weekend in the Divisional Round of the Playoffs. The Kenny makes a bold claim about the 49ers and Mack tells you why New England-Houston matchup will be another snoozefest. The guys give their predictions and touch on other hot topics around the league.

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Category:sports -- posted at: 5:10pm EDT

Kenny Ducey and Julian Atienza put a cap on the disappointing Jets and Giants seasons. They discuss the coach and GM firings on Black Monday. Finally, the guys give you their predictions for this week's playoff games.

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