Peltoncast No. 280

Our search for Seattle’s best fried chicken returns to pick a fourth semifinalist before we talk about the Seattle football teams trading places from the previous week with the Huskies putting together an encouraging win and the Seahawks suffering a frustrating defeat.

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Intro – Two Beers Fresh Hop IPA
7:42 – Cookie’s vs. Simply Soulful with Chris Smith
34:50 – M’s hot takes: The takes become him
38:23 – Sounders play for Leagues Cup Wednesday
43:02 – Storm await playoff opponent, clarity on Breanna Stewart’s status
45:59 – What to take from Huskies blowing out Arkansas State?
1:08:40 – Seahawks’ weaknesses exposed during Titans’ comeback

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Links
– Pagliacci website
– Peltoncast on Instagram
– Two Beers Fresh Hop IPA
Search for Seattle’s best fried chicken homepage
Cookie’s Country Chicken website
Simply Soulful Cafe
FanGraphs playoff odds
FPI efficiency

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Peltoncast No. 279

Kevin is back from the Midwest and we revisit what went wrong for the Huskies at Michigan and what went right for the Seahawks in their encouraging opening win at Indianapolis.

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Intro – Deschutes Wowza! Hazy Pale
3:30 – Delayed emergency pod for UW’s loss to Michigan
37:25 – Delayed emergency pod for Shane Waldron’s offense debuting in style
1:03:22 – Cookie’s Chicken on notice!
1:08:27 – M’s still in crowded Wild Card hunt
1:11:21 – Roundup: Stefan Frei returns with clean sheet, OL Reign win by forfeit, Storm blown out without Breanna Stewart
1:14:54 – Kevin’s time in Chicago
1:24:00 – Can the Huskies get a win against Arkansas State?
1:32:25 – Trying to understand what went wrong for the Titans in Week 1

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Links
– Pagliacci website
– Peltoncast on Instagram
– Deschutes Wowza! Hazy Pale
FPI efficiency
John Donovan was assistant RB coach for the Jacksonville Jaguars before being hired as UW OC
Search for Seattle’s best fried chicken homepage
FanGraphs playoff odds

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Peltoncast No. 278

We preview a full week of football as the Huskies try to bounce back at Michigan and the Seahawks open their season in Indianapolis. Plus M’s Hot Takes feels the ’95 vibes.

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Intro – Sierra Nevada Oktoberfest
5:09 – Toasting Seattle-area sports teams requiring vaccination or negative COVID tests
14:03 – More fried chicken we didn’t eat
18:41 – M’s hot takes: 2021 precedent
24:33 – Roundup: Sounders return from international break, OL Reign draw, Storm gets well (but Breanna Stewart injury concern)
29:04 – Bargaining about UW football
46:52 – Will Seahawks priors be confirmed against Carson Wentz?

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Links
– Pagliacci website
– Peltoncast on Instagram
– 2021 Seahawks Preview with Ben Baldwin
– Sierra Nevada Oktoberfest
Search for Seattle’s best fried chicken homepage
FanGraphs playoff odds
Mike Vorel: History suggests Huskies can bounce back after embarrassing Montana loss
All or Nothing: 2019 Eagles season (Amazon Prime)

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2021 Seahawks Preview with Ben Baldwin

Continuing tradition, we welcome Ben Baldwin of The Athletic Seattle to help us take a look at expectations for the Seahawks on offense and defense and where they fit in the NFC West playoff picture. Then we make our picks for NFL over/under win totals.

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– Peltoncast on Instagram
– Peltoncast on Twitter
– Ben Baldwin on Twitter
– Ben’s piece on Seahawks win projections for The Athletic Seattle
– ESPN NFL Rank
– DVOA projections from the Football Outsiders Almanac
– Over/Under totals from Caesars Sports Book by William Hill

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Emergency Pod: Huskies lose to Montana

We explore the stages of grief in assessing the Washington Huskies losing their home opener to FCS opponent Montana as 22.5-point favorites and consider what the loss means for the rest of the season and beyond.

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Peltoncast No. 277

Mike-Shawn Dugar of The Athletic rejoins us to discuss the Seahawks’ preseason and moves to finalize their 2021 roster. Then we recap our trip to Lumen Field to see Sunday’s OL Reign-Sounders doubleheader with dinner in Pioneer Square in between.

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Intro – Sig Brewing It Was Better Last Year IPA
4:46 – Talking Seahawks with Mike-Shawn
49:12 – The fried chicken we didn’t eat
54:06 – Soccer roundup: OL Reign and Sounders get different results vs. Portland
1:01:08 – Slumping Storm suffering bad shooting luck
1:04:22 – Previewing a UW football game we’ll attend

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– Pagliacci website
– Peltoncast on Instagram
– Mike-Shawn on Twitter
– Seahawks Man 2 Man Podcast
– Sig Brewing It Was Better Last Year IPA
– The Brewmaster’s Taproom
– Pioneer Square D&E
Search for Seattle’s best fried chicken homepage
FanGraphs playoff odds
Kevin’s piece on the Storm losing streak

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Peltoncast No. 276

We’re back to pick a third semifinalist in our search for Seattle’s best fried chicken, consider run differential vs. “fun differential” and lament a forgettable Seahawks preseason loss.

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Intro – Fremont Brewing Fog Party West Coast IPA
7:20 – Heaven Sent vs. Fat’s with 3rd Pelton Brother Randy Cote
35:20Tristan finds Baltimore’s Rainier
42:24 – M’s hot takes: Fun differential now, disappointment later
46:33 – Roundup: Sounders and OL Reign come back ahead of Portland double-header
51:40 – What not to care about with conference “alliance”
59:26 – Seahawks loss marred by injuries, followed by roster moves

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Links
– Pagliacci website
– Peltoncast on Instagram
– Fremont Brewing Fog Party West Coast IPA
– Super Deli Mart website
– Heaven Sent Fried Chicken website
– Fat’s Chicken and Waffles website
Search for Seattle’s best fried chicken homepage
Natty Bo Wikipedia page
FanGraphs playoff odds
NFL 100 list

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Peltoncast No. 275

The Storm add another trophy to the case, the Seahawks start the preseason and get an extension done, the Sounders deliver derby domination and our search for Seattle’s best fried chicken has a second semifinalist.

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Intro – Bad Jimmy’s Golden Ale
7:20 – Email peltoncast at gmail dot com for your fantasy football spot
12:32 – S/T Hooligans vs. Sisters and Brothers with 3rd Pelton Brother Chris Smith
35:12 – Sounders back in first after strong week
47:53 – Storm wins inaugural Commissioner’s Cup (not a cup)
51:40 – What not to care about with UW football
58:53Tristan is mad at the Seahawks

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– Pagliacci website
– Peltoncast on Instagram
– Breanna Stewart and Marta Xargay Casademont announce birth of baby
– Bad Jimmy’s Golden Ale
– S/T Hooligans website
– Sisters and Brothers website
Search for Seattle’s best fried chicken homepage
FanGraphs playoff odds

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Peltoncast No. 274

Our search for Seattle’s best fried chicken begins the quarterfinals with Ma’ono facing Quick Pack Food Mart. Then we talk Kevin’s Las Vegas eating, Sounders advancing in the Leagues Cup and DEFCON levels for Seahawks extensions.

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Intro – Sierra Nevada Pale Ale
5:44 – Congrats to 3rd Pelton Brother Sue Bird and other Seattle medalists
10:11 – Ma’ono vs. Quick Pack with 3rd Pelton Brother DJ Nphared
36:39 – Las Vegas food talk
54:47 – M’s fading in wild card race, unveil Edgar Martinez statue
59:02 – Seattle sports roundup: Sounders advance in Leagues Cup, Reign winning streak, Storm to play inaugural WNBA Commissioner’s Cup
1:05:02Dylan Morris the starting QB for UW
1:12:08 – Newsy week for Seahawks heading into preseason opener

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– Pagliacci website
– Peltoncast on Instagram
– Sierra Nevada Pale Ale
– San Juan Seltzer
– The Westy
– Ma’ono West Seattle
– Quick Pack Food Mart
Search for Seattle’s best fried chicken homepage
FanGraphs playoff odds

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Peltoncast No. 273

The Sounders are slumping, the Kraken have more standout players thanks to free agency and the Seahawks and UW football teams are vaccinated at above-average rates. Plus we’ve got a bracket for the knockout round of our search for Seattle’s best fried chicken.

Contents sponsored by Pagliacci Pizza

Intro – Whatever beer’s on hand (Rainier/Georgetown Johnny Utah Pale Ale)
12:20Tristan’s L.A. eating
18:50 – Searching for Seattle’s best fried chicken at Mr. Chicken
24:32 – Kraken adds vets in free agency
28:33 – M’s anger fans by trading Kendall Graveman
40:33 – Seattle sports roundup: Sounders slumping, Stewie leading USA women into medal rounds
51:53 – Seattle football teams leading the way in terms of vaccination
59:18Sean Mannion hype

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– Pagliacci website
– Peltoncast on Instagram
Georgetown Johnny Utah Pale Ale
Mr. Chicken on Yelp
Search for Seattle’s best fried chicken homepage
FanGraphs playoff odds

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