Seahawks TNF Recap

A special episode recaps the Seahawks’ come-from-behind 27-24 win over the Green Bay Packers on Thursday Night Football in a crucial game for their playoff hopes.

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Links
– Next Gen Stats: Russell Wilson expected completion percentage
– Bill Barnwell on Twitter
– Aaron Rodgers on timeout usage

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Peltoncast No. 132

We preview a crucial Thursday Night Football matchup for the Seahawks against Green Bay plus UW football hosting lowly Oregon State, discuss a slow start for Husky hoops and relive a wild finish to the Sounders’ season.

Contents

Intro – The Famous Cousin Katie joins us this week to drink purple Rainier jubilee cans
3:30 – The temporary return of perhaps Seattle’s best burger
11:30 – NHL Seattle expansion update
13:30 – Disturbing allegations of racism and sexism against M’s baseball management
21:00 – Sounders lose thrilling shootout to the rival Timbers
29:00 – Husky men’s hoops blown out (and briefly stranded) at Auburn, survives scare at home
50:00 – UW football hosts Oregon State in must-win ahead of Apple Cup
1:06 – Seahawks host Packers in key swing game for playoff hopes

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Links
– Peltoncast on Instagram
– Li’l Woody’s Beechers Mac n’ Cheeseburger
– Parisalexa at Chop Suey
– NHL.com: Seattle expansion vote on track
– The Athletic Seattle: Recently fired executive accuses M’s of racism, discrimination
– News Tribune report on Martin’s allegations
– MLB statement
– Sounders GM vote results
– NCAA Football Power Index
– Football Outsiders DVOA
– Danny Kelly on Seahawks’ use of play action

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Peltoncast No. 131

After discussing the Sounders’ chances of winning their playoff derby, we look at the start for UW men’s hoops, a big win for UW football and a disappointing performance from the Seahawks.

Contents

IntroKevin’s trip to Portland
11:30 – Sounders could be in worse position heading into Thursday’s second leg
22:30 – M’s hot takes return to talk Trader Jerry
30:00 – Husky men’s hoops starts with a win, faces familiar-seeming test at Auburn
46:00 – UW football back on track heading into bye
57:00 – Seahawks start 0-1 in back-to-back L.A. games

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Links
Peltoncast on Instagram
Wojbot
Meg Rowley tweet
Ryan Divish report
Soccer Power Index on FiveThirtyEight
NCAA Football Power Index
Football Outsiders DVOA
Danny Kelly on Seahawks’ use of play action

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Peltoncast No. 130 with Ken Pomeroy

NCAA statistics pioneer Ken Pomeroy joins us to discuss preseason expectations for UW men’s basketball, we celebrate a Sounders bye and preview big matchups for UW football against Stanford and the surging Seahawks against the Chargers.

Contents

Intro – Halloween candy takes
13:00Tristan’s Treehouse of Horror rankings
21:00 – Ken talks NCAA projections, 3-point randomness and more
49:30 – Sounders comeback secures improbable first-round bye
58:00 – Huskies try to rebound against Stanford
1:17 – Seahawks moving up in DVOA, face a team ahead of them

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Links
Peltoncast on Instagram
Emergency pod: UW’s Coaching Jake-down
FiveThirtyEight ultimate Halloween candy power ranking
Ken Pomeroy on Twitter
Ken on charity exhibitions on The Athletic
KenPom.com podcast
KenPom.com on Syracuse’s 3-point defense
Soccer Power Index on FiveThirtyEight
NCAA Football Power Index
Inpredictable.com: Betting market rankings for college football
Football Outsiders DVOA
Top NFL games by QBR
NFL NextGenStats on Russell Wilson’s game

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UW’s Coaching Jake-down

A special Peltoncast airs grievances about the Huskies’ decision to bench senior starting QB Jake Browning in the second half of Saturday’s 12-10 upset loss at Cal.

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Peltoncast No. 129

We celebrate another Sounders playoff berth and take a first look at UW men’s hoops before previewing key road games for Husky football and the Seahawks.

Contents

Intro – Rainier Jubilee cans are back!
9:30 – NBA opening week, including Lakers-Blazers
20:30 – UW men’s hoops ranked in AP preseason poll
28:30 – Sounders clinch playoff spot, look for bye
36:00 – Why Cal is a scary road game for UW football
56:30 – Debating the Seahawks’ chances to win in Detroit

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Links
Peltoncast on Instagram
Talkin’ Taco Time: Chef Cam Hanin
Rainier Jubilee cans (and yes, blue were the first ones in 2013)
Peltoncast Twitter on UW football/men’s basketball rankings
UW-Nevada box score (PDF)
Soccer Power Index on FiveThirtyEight
NCAA Football Power Index
Football Outsiders DVOA

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Talkin’ Taco Time: Chef Cam Hanin

The executive chef of Ma’ono, New Luck Toy and Supreme, Cameron Hanin, joins us to discuss why cooks love Taco Time Northwest. Plus we discuss fall seasonal items and the first successful Mexi-fry nachos.

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Links
Talkin’ Taco Time on Twitter
Cam’s tweet to us
Taco Time NW Corn Chowder
Mexi-fry nachos
All Talkin’ Taco Time podcasts

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Peltoncast No. 128

A somber pod reflects on the late Paul Allen‘s legacy as a sports owner, as well as airing a grievance about Coach Pete and asking where the Seahawks stand at their bye.

Contents

Intro – Shake Shack open at last
11:00 – NBA season preview including Kevin‘s 10 players for Tristan to watch
35:00 – Sounders head into penultimate week of MLS regular season
37:00 – “Field goal range” is not a binary thing and other Husky thoughts
53:00 – Taking our temperature on the Seahawks after a blowout across the pond
1:08 – Remembering Allen’s influence on Seattle sports

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Links
Peltoncast on Instagram
Shake Shack sneak
Soccer Power Index on FiveThirtyEight
Advanced Football Analytics: Unicorns, the Tooth Fairy and Field Goal Range
NCAA Football Power Index
Football Outsiders Playoff Odds

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Peltoncast No. 127

After recapping the NBA preseason game that closed out KeyArena, we debate how nervous to be about UW visiting Oregon and whether a better game plan is enough for the Seahawks’ offense.

Contents

Intro – Shake Shack opening delayed until … today
9:00 – Who’s who of Seattle sports turns out for final game at Key
24:00 – NHL Seattle plans training facility in Northgate
26:00 – Sounders crush Houston without Raul Ruidiaz
28:00 – Huskies underwhelming at UCLA, now visit rival Ducks
44:00 – Seahawks discover play action, travel across the pond to face Raiders

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Links
Peltoncast on Instagram
Peltoncast Special: The History of KeyArena
Shake Shack sets new opening date
Brian Windhorst: Does Seattle have any chance of landing an NBA team any time soon?
NHL Seattle training facility announcement
Lance Lopes on NBA practice facility
Leiweke on ESPN 710: NHL name expected for spring
Soccer Power Index on FiveThirtyEight
NCAA FPI
NCAA QBR
Play-action stats from Danny Kelly
Football Outsiders: Quick Reads
Danny O’Neil: Seahawks’ offensive blueprint still works
Football Outsiders DVOA ratings
NFL QBR
What’s with not giving Marshawn Lynch the ball at the 1-yard-line?

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Peltoncast No. 126

We pour one out for Earl Thomas after his season-ending tibia fracture, celebrate Jake Browning‘s record-setting performance, share our memories of KeyArena and preview a weekend featuring the temporary return of the NBA, the arrival of Shake Shack and a visit by the Rams.

Contents

Intro – Congrats to Storm players/coach on USA women’s national team that won FIBA World Cup
5:00 – Sharing our favorite KeyArena memories
36:00 – Shake Shack Seattle starts Saturday!
42:30 – NHL Executive Committee unanimously recommends Seattle expansion
46:00 – Sounders back on track, dominate Rapids
50:00 – Huskies dominate BYU, heavily favored at 0-4 UCLA
1:05 – Thomas’ injury sucks for everyone; why the Seahawks are so frustrating to watch; any chance vs. the Rams?

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Links
Peltoncast on Instagram
Peltoncast Special: The History of KeyArena
Eater: Shake Shack sets opening date, local items
Soccer Power Index on FiveThirtyEight
American Soccer Analysis xGoals
Warren Sharp on Seahawks’ 11 personnel stats
Football Outsiders DVOA ratings

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