21: The Playoffs, Ravens Win, and the Eagles move on from Doug Pederson

After a big week in football, Torrey is joined by Trending Thoughts’ producer, Adam Vazquez, to digest wildcard weekend in the NFL playoffs, the Ravens’ big win, Alabama’s title win, and the Eagles moving on from their only Super Bowl winning coach. 

Highlights from this week’s conversation:

  • Breaking down the super wildcard weekend and how players view a first-round bye (2:23)
  • The new guard of NFL quarterbacks (6:37)
  • Emerging rivalry between Titans and Ravens (8:04)
  • Deciding when to play when injured … or having your mom decide for you (15:48)
  • DeVonta Smith, Heisman Trophy winner (20:40)
  • Discussing the firing of Torrey’s former coach Doug Pederson (24:56)
  • How desirable is the Eagles’ coaching situation? (31:55)
  • The most important traits a player looks for in his coach (35:15)
  • Torrey’s pick for the next coach of the Eagles (38:48)

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