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Now displaying: September, 2020
Sep 30, 2020

Run of Show

0:00 - The debate was something...

0:06 - METCALF Ep. 2 is here

0:19 - There may be a loophole with Senior Nationals & an update on registration 

0:28 - A little Metcalf Ep. 2 teaser

0:29 - Returning to Senior Nationals talk and we can’t wait for a real tournament to happen

0:32 - Breaking down a few more Who’s #1 matches: Gallagher-Mastrogiovanni & Vandervere against Williams/Mendez

0:45 - CDP may or may not be faking sick so he can stay home from school and watch the Astros

0:51 - Questions from friends

Sep 29, 2020

Run of Show

0:00 - Kyle Bratke’s Green Bay Packers are 3-0. Remember that one time Bratke tried to sue Ben?

0:01 - Will Ben corner Tony Ramos on Friday night against Nicky Ryan?

0:03 - Rudis will be sponsoring Who’s #1 and how have they not gotten Cyon involved yet?

0:05 - Our 8 man bracket is set and straight fire

0:14 - Senior Nationals registration is starting to heat up

0:32 - Manny Rivera steps down at CSU Bakersfield

0:34 - Who’s #1 week is finally here

0:59 - We have more big news coming later this week

01:02 - Questions from friends

Sep 24, 2020

Run of Show

0:00 - Overall impression on Metcalf Ep. 1

0:12 - U23 Nationals/UWW Junior World Team Trials date and location announced

0:13 - WE ARE...once again hearing about massive redshirts for Penn State this season. Who is eligible to take on and what would their lineup look like if they do that? 

0:17 - Could Iowa break the scoring record if a bunch of teams redshirt their best wrestlers?

0:21 - What college wrestlers will enter U23 Nationals or UWW Junior World Team Trials

0:31 - Bratke gives an update on what in the world the Pac-12 is doing with their life

0:36 - Alien Hour is back!

0:44 - Everyone in the podcast world is moving to Austin and we will be best friends with them all

0:47 - Sorry no more updates on the 8 man bracket at this moment

0:48 - Questions from friends

Sep 23, 2020

Run of Show

0:00 - Kyle Bratke must produce an Alien Hour every Thursday or else

0:02 - Is CP cutting the show short today to go on the lamb?

0:04 - So much wrestling is on the horizon. Will ring rust be a thing?

0:05 - Ben pushes back on Lee Roper’s thoughts on youth wrestling 

0:09 - Talking about Reece Humphrey’s tweet and why guys would pass on Senior Nationals this year

0:17 - Titan Mercury is going to send a squad to Senior Nationals, just you wait

0:18 - Expect an update from USA Wrestling on U23/UWW Juniors today

0:22 - A little update to the 8 man bracket

0:24 - Giving you a teaser of Metcalf FloFilm

0:26 - Some of our favorite or fondest Metcalf memories 

0:40 - questions from friends

Sep 22, 2020

Run of Show

0:00 - Ben Gronk spiked his crutches at the AWA Duals

0:06 - Breaking down Dieringer-Nickal, discussing criteria vs overtime

0:16 - Nickal officially going 86kg for the Olympic Trials

0:24 - Update on future UWW and USA wrestling events

0:28 - Recapping the rest of the NLWC event

0:36 - The first four of our eight man bracket are locked in

0:47 - Explaining why Pat Downey won’t be in the bracket

0:53 - Metcalf episode 1 drops September 23

01:04 - Sacred Heart plans to add women’s wrestling 

01:06 - Gable Steveson has undergone a massive transformation since his freshman year

01:10 - Gable, Kerkvliet, Parris, Gwiazdowski...the future of heavyweight in America is bright

01:15 - Questions from friends

Sep 18, 2020

Run Of Show

0:00 - It was very fun to watch live wrestling again

0:02 - Emily Shilson is a stud and going to be a problem for a long time

0:03 - Joe Colon and Seth Gross more than lived up to the hype and if you took the under you are dumb

0:10 - Victoria Francis widens the gap on Alexandria Glaude

0:11 - Rustam Ampar’s still got it

0:13 - Freestyle Gable Steveson is scary good

0:20 - Breaking down everything about the Yianni-Khinche match

0:28 - The athletes we heard from about the 8-man bracket

0:43 - AWA Duals this weekend, watch it!

0:45 - Questions from friends

Sep 17, 2020

Run of Show

0:00 - Super 32 is coming to Myrtle Beach

0:04 - The announcement you patiently waited for through the small talk

0:25 - Dead period extended to January 1. What gives?

0:38 - Going over Beat The Streets betting lines and making picks

0:42 - Vladimer Khinchegashvili joins NYC RTC

0:44 - The playing of a fire Yianni-Khinchegashvili hype video

0:48 - A little wrestling mat talk bc why not?

0:50 - Make sure you’re tuning into the Beat The Streets virtual benefit tonight as well and giving back if you can

0:52 - Getting back to Beat The Streets predictions

01:05 - A few quick questions from friends before Ben has to go

Sep 16, 2020

Run of Show

0:00 - Ben still refuses to not wear anything but ACDC shirts

0:02 - There’s a change in the Beat The Streets lineup and it has to do with an NCAA eligibility issue that could impact future events this fall

0:06 - How the NCAA & IOC rules hurt wrestling

0:10 - B1G Ten football is back! 

0:14 - CP lays out what college teams have to do if they want to practice right now

0:17 - Bratke had to dip out for a second to let the breakfast taco person into the office

0:19 - Thoughts on where Super 32 will be moving to?

0:23 - Should we add a fourth FRL this week so we can talk about the Beat The Streets matches that just happened?

0:26 - Talking a little AWA Duals that will be live on FloWrestling this weekend

0:35 - Ben thinks Zain Retherford-Alec Pantaleo might be closer than most people think

0:44 - Questions from friends

Sep 15, 2020

Run of Show

0:02 - A lot of things happened while CP was out, but you’re not going to not start out with Ben asking questions about Tony Ramos’ grappling

0:04 - CP weighs in on Daton Fix’s suspension

0:13 - JD wants to take ostarine, CP isn’t going to let him

0:14 - Bratke might have told everyone that CP was fired last week

0:15 - We finally have a date for episode 1 of the Metcalf FloFilm and we play the trailer which is fire

0:25 - In a recent interview with Mike Mal, Aaron Pico says the better man didn’t win between him and Frank Molinaro in the 2016 Olympic Trials finals

0:32 - More drama between Jordan Burroughs and Kyle Dake? 

0:46 - Ben double dog dares Aaron Pico to wrestle at the 2021 Olympic Trials

0:50 - Thoughts on Zahid talking about his suspension and changes he’s mad to his life

0:58 - Breaking down Nickal-Dieringer match that is going down this weekend

01:04 - Getting CP’s thoughts on Yianni-Khinch and the full Beat The Streets card

01:11 - Big Ten football update

01:16 - Super 32 will not happen in North Carolina, looking for new location

01:18 - CP shares his thoughts on Shayne Van Ness to Penn State

01:21 - Questions from friends

Sep 10, 2020

NOTE: Ben's mic was muted for the first minute and a half so the beginning is edited a little bit so please bare with us. Don't worry, you didn't miss anything great as Ben was just talking about Kansas City Chief fans. 

Run of Show

0:00 - Ben was muted for the first minute of the show so that’s cool, but just hang in there because we eventually get to Super Bowl odds

0:05 - Thoughts on what John Smith and Daton Fix had to say

0:08 - Yianni vs Kinchesgelli to headline Beat The Streets

0:19 - A decision on Super 32 could be coming soon

0:20 - Ben is a snowflake and tries to get Monster Garage shutdown 

0:23 - Talking a little Who’s #1 matchups

0:31 - A little wrestling would you rather talk

0:38 - Questions from friends

Sep 9, 2020

Run of Show

0:00 - JD is rocking a sick Brett Favre shirt

0:02 - Breaking down Daton Fix’s USADA suspension

0:26 - Montorie Bridges not going to use his final year of eligibility

0:29 - JD joined the rankers guild when he dropped domestic men’s freestyle rankings

0:41 - 2021 & 2022 commitments are starting to fly off the board

0:42 - Discussing Cody Chittum school list

0:46 - Ben has to take a pee break

0:48 - Applebees, Cheesecake Factory, Olive Garden, Red Lobster: where ya going for your birthday dinner

0:51 - Ben has some thoughts on Tony Ramos vs Nicky Ryan

0:56 - Questions from friends

Sep 8, 2020

Run of Show

0:00 - Ben is back and bionic! 

0:02 - Shayne Van Ness commits to Penn State. What does it mean for the Nittany Lions lineup?

0:08 - Could Penn State flip Richie Figueroa and land 1, 2, 3 in the class of 2021

0:09 - A little preview of some dope Alex Facundo Who’s #1 footage coming

0:10 - A little Who’s #1 trivia for ya

0:12 - Nick Suriano is officially on the Rutgers roster

0:15 - Trump is trying to make the Big Ten play football, update on how college football has gone so far

0:24 - Beat The Streets has announced 3 awesome matches so far

0:34 - Thomas Gilman will go back to Iowa and wrestle at Senior Nationals

0:39 - Jaydin Eierman is officially an Iowa Hawkeye

0:41 - A man in Australia was attacked by a shark

0:42 - Chael let CP off the hook for his take on the Banach-Schultz match and Ben’s thoughts on being able to turn Chael

0:45 - Real Woods pulls his name out of transfer portal, Ben’s Michigan plan could be on hold

0:48 - Ben’s thoughts on what next year’s NCAA season could look like 

0:52 - Nino Bonaccorsi moving up to 197 next season

0:56 - Questions from friends

Sep 3, 2020

Run of Show

0:00 - Chael Sonnen is back and wants CP to apologize for his many alleged transgressions from The Bad Guy’s last appearance on the show 

0:03 - Chael Sonnen thoughts on the inaugural Wrestling Underground Event

0:05 - What was up with the Greco-Roman match at WUG?

0:06 - Would Chael make any changes to Greco-Roman wrestling as it is now?

0:09 - We get Chael’s thoughts on the Dake-Chamizo match and how long Dake got on top

0:13 - Tony Ramos vs Nicky Ryan..what does Chael think of it?

0:17 - What is stopping wrestlers from moving to grappling and dominating?

0:20 - Chael’s opinion on youth wrestling, competing 

0:26 - CP asks Chael why he is waging war on the term “headlock”

0:33 - Chael asks us what weight several senior level guys are going to go for the Olympic Trials

0:38 - Chael tells the incredible backstory behind the Banach-Schultz NCAA final

0:43 - Who is the best current wrestler in America?

0:46 - 57kg at the Olympic Trials is going to be insane 

0:49 - There’s a chance Senior World Championships are coming in December

0:53 - Chael got some great feedback from his last appearance on the show

0:55 - Does Chael know how to pronounce Kyle Snyder?

0:57 - Alex Dieringer vs Bo Nickal will help determine who #2 at 86kg is

01:05 - Does Chael still believe no one can turn him from par terre?

01:08 - Chael tells an incredible story about a fight between Sean Bormet and Pat Smith

01:21 - Who is on Chael’s Mt. Rushmore of NCAA wrestling 

01:28 - Chael hangs up on us again

Sep 2, 2020

Run of Show

0:00 - UNI assistant Lee Roper is back! 

0:01 - What is life currently like on campus at UNI?

0:03 - Roper provides us some insight into what the college wrestling season could look like 

0:08 - Ben is already up and walking from his surgery 

0:10 - Roper has some opinions on youth wrestling that differ from Ben’s philosophy 

0:19 - Roper actually learned a lot from Mike Tyson and not on how to bite people’s ears off

0:22 - United World Wrestling has Senior World Championships on their schedule online for December. What does that mean?

0:28 - Circling back to how you will qualify for the NCAA Championships this season

0:36 - Roper doesn’t believe coaches should be involved in NCAA Championships seeding process and coaches rankings shouldn’t be a thing

0:39 - Tony Ramos is doing a grappling match Nicky Ryan

0:41 - Why does grappling have a longer competition life than wrestling?

0:49 - Questions from friends

Sep 1, 2020

Run of Show

0:00 - Thoughts and prayers to Ben has he gets a new hip today, but don’t fear Bader is here to carry the show

0:02 - On the last show Ben refused to admit how hurt he actually was for the Demian Maia fight

0:03 - Beat The Streets returns to FloWrestling live on September 17

0:05 - Blue chip recruit Jesse Mendez releases his school list

0:08 - Ignore the background noise, just some classic construction going on next door

0:09 - The grilling of Mark S. Bader on how got involved in wrestling, his days wrestling at Mizzou, early days of Flo, the TERRY film, going on Russian nationals trips and more

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