Nate opens the show by telling listeners that in life there are facts and then there are alternative facts. He says Mike Tomlin gave us alternative facts when he said the Pittsburgh Steelers had moved on from the Antonio Brown facebook live video and he diverts from sports into politics and tells listeners that we should be concerned about the current state of the country. He says all great empires fall and points to where we are now as how it starts. Nate says that you can't go life giving second chances to people who continually fail you. In the second segment, he gives his post-season recap and reviews his post-season picks. He closes the show with the mail bag.
Nate says poor decisions in life cost you and he says Antonio Brown's decision to facebook live himself in the locker room following Pittsburgh's divisional round win will have the same effect on the Steeelers in the AFC title game as the Odell Beckham Jr situation had on the Giants in their Wildcard game. In the second segment, Nate gives you divisional round results and his Conference Championship picks. Find out who Nate thinks is going to Houston! He closes the show with the mailbag.
Nate opens the show by congratulating Clemson on winning the CFP National Championship. In his first segment, he talks about how Odell Beckham Jr and his receiving core were in fact a distraction to the team and he says ultimately that's what cost the Giants the game against Green Bay. Nate says Odell put more pressure on himself after his first drop and he says that every decision we make effects our future. Nate says Giants fans should blame Ben McAdoo. In the second segment, Nate recaps his wildcard picks and gives listeners his divisional round picks. He closes the show with new mailbag questions!
Nate opens the New Year by telling how special the New England Patriots organization really is. He says in every industry he's ever worked there's been a limited number of really good people and the good people keep the overwhelming number of slackers afloat. He attributes that to America today and says we may never see an organization like the Patriots again. In the second segment, he tells you where he was right and where he was wrong on the 2016 N?FL season followed by his Wildcard picks in the third.
Nate begins the final show before the new year by saying Jeff Fisher never really had a future in LA. Nate insists that Fisher was brought in to be a transitioner not a coach. He points to the fact that in his career he's been able to successfully move an operation but not motivate a football team. Nate says, sometimes in life, things just happen and you either roll with it or you don't. He says Fisher never saw the signs but we did. In the second segment, Nate makes his week fifteen NFL picks before closing out the show with the final card of the day of 2016 in the third.
Nate gives you his take on Tom Brady reaching 201 wins and he tells you why he believes Tom is the greatest quarterback of all-time despite the certain elements of controversy that surround his career. He also explains the real reason people dislike Tom Brady and he says it doesn't have a whole lot to do with deflategate or spygate. He points to the fact that Tom is a winner and he uses examples of other teams and players that win to make his case. In the second segment, Nate continues to push Dak and he gives you his week fourteen NFL picks before closing the show out with a special Card of the Day.
Nate spends the first segment telling listeners about how every football player has a story and he compares Tom Brady's story to Dak Prescott's story. Nate says that a potential Cowboys vs Patriots Super Bowl would have the feel of the St. Louis vs New England 2001 Super Bowl but with reversed roles. He calls Dak the 2016 Tom Brady. In the second segment, he says "The Game" was sloppy and he gives you his week thirteen NFL picks. He closes the show with Card of the Day.
Nate opens the show by saying that the Thanksgiving games this year are the most exciting Thanksgiving games in a very long time. He points to the fact the Detroit and Minnesota are playing for a spot a top the division while Dallas and Washington are playing a meaningful division game. Nate also takes a moment to encourage listeners to help come together as a country on this Thanksgiving. In the second segment, Nate does his week twelve NFL picks and opens the segment by praising the Cowboys success. He closes the show with the mail bag.
The Nate's Take one year anniversary edition opens with Nate talking about Jeff Fisher's decision to start Jared Goff this Sunday. Nate thinks Jeff waited too long. Nate says if you draft a guy #1 to be your future, you need to play that guy right away. He points to mistakes in Cleveland and a success story in Tennessee. The show also contains two audio montage's between breaks and in the second segment, Nate spends time talking about the show, taking risks, and making ideas happen. He closes out the show with Card of the day.
Nate spends the first segment talking about the Dallas Cowboys and how Jerry Jones can't mess it up. He says the big problem is Jerry and Romo have a friendship that's impacting Jerry's decisions. Nate thinks Jerry should take a step back and give Jason Garrett full control. In the second segment, Nate says the Patriots will be just fine and he does his week eleven NFL picks. He closes the show out with the mail bag.