The Sports Fathers Episode #49 (Sept. 1, 2015): I Just Hope We Can Win a Game!
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The Sports Fathers Episode #49 (Sept. 1, 2015): I Just Hope We Can Win a Game!

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chamblinSome big news in Riderville, as the Saskatchewan Roughriders of the CFL part ways with their General Manager, Brendan Taman, and Head Coach, Corey Chamblin. Fr. Darryl discusses this with Frs. Geoffrey Young, Andrew Schoenberger, Cory Sticha, and Travis Myrheim. The MLB playoff hunt is also discussed, especially the Toronto Blue Jays and the incredible season being had by the St. Louis Cardinals. All that and more… next!

Coach Jim Mora: “Playoffs?! I just hope we can win a game!”

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The Sports Fathers Episode #48 (July 20, 2015): Baseball, Golf, and a CFL Rant!
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The Sports Fathers Episode #48 (July 20, 2015): Baseball, Golf, and a CFL Rant!

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IMG_2500After taking a bit of a hiatus to move to a new parish, Fr. Darryl returns in this episode to talk about the MLB All Star Game with Fr. Kyle Schnippel (fatherschnippel.com) and Sarah Vabulas (CatholicDrinkie.com). Also making an appearance is Fr. Kyle Sanders (@Colonel4God) who breaks down the recent Open Championship in PGA golf. Finally, Fr. Darryl goes on a bit of a rant about the CFL!

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Soccer Trunks no. 9 – US Domination and Opening of the Transfer Window

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Fr. Kyle (@colonel4God) and Zach (@beggarsson) talk the victory of the US Women’s National Team, who are again world champions. They also talk the US Men’s National Team as they play through the group stage of the Gold Cup. They end with some summer transfer news.

US win over Honduras

Andrea “the Enabler” Pirlo to NYCFC

Latest Transfer Rumors (which are the opposite of Elijah’s experience of God on Mt. Sinai, all we hear are whispers but the news is not there)

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The Sports Fathers #47 (June 30, 2015): If I Can Get 6 Priests to Agree on One Thing I’ve Accomplished Something
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The Sports Fathers #47 (June 30, 2015): If I Can Get 6 Priests to Agree on One Thing I’ve Accomplished Something

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Logo_Icons_SportsFathersW2Fr. Kyle Sanders, the lesser, (@colonel4God) and Fr. Kyle Schnippel, the greater,  (@fatherschnippel) are joined by Scott Fuller from Studio Temporary to talk the new logo for the Sports Fathers and our sports histories, as well as going through a round-up sports news.

Todd Radom on Montreal Expos Logo 

Milwaukee Brewers Logo from the past

Jordan Spieth wins the US Open

Kevin Love’s future (he did stay, BTW)

Possible NFL franchise in LA?

Edmonton Oilers draft Connor McDavid as first pick

Women’s World Cup

  • Scott’s picks –
    1. US v. Germany,
    2. England v. Japan 
    3. US v. Japan
  • Fr. Kyle the greater’s picks-
    1. US v. Germany
    2. England v. Japan
    3. US
  • Fr. Kyle the lesser’s picks
    1. US v. Germany
    2. England v. Japan
    3. US v. Japan

MLB All-Star Game

Wimbledon

  • Scott – Roger Federer and Serena (although Zach makes a compelling argument)
  • Fr. Kyle, the lesser – Andy Murray (because I’m sentimental) and Serena Williams
  • Fr. Kyle, the greater – What’s tennis? I’d say Serena, no idea on the men’s side – I’ll go w/ Murray?
  • Fr. Darryl – Novak Djokovic and Eugenie Bouchard (because she’s from Canada)
  • Zach – Nadal (the power of the headband) Sharapova (because blonde Russians are good at tennis)

Who are your picks for the final games of the Women’s World Cup? Who do you think is going to win Wimbledon? Comment below, send an email to feedback@thesportsfathers.com, or leave us a note on Facebook or Twitter!

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Soccer Trunks no. 8 – Uber-Women-Mensches
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Soccer Trunks no. 8 – Uber-Women-Mensches

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Fr. Kyle and Zach talk about the varying forays of the US National teams from France to New Zealand to the Netherlands to Germany to CANADA. They also mention Blatter-gate (which for some reason sounds like flatulence).

Sepp Blatter resigns! We told you so.

Jack Warner 1) the story overview 2) He quotes the Onion 3) John Oliver commercial 4) John Oliver’s Response to Warner (the relevant Warner parts are in there, because much of what he says is irrelevant)

Toloulon Tournament

U-20 World Cup 

USMNT v. the Netherlands 

USMNT v. Germany

Zach’s Gold Cup 23 Man Roster Predictions

GK – Bill Hamid and Nic Rimando

D – Ventura Alvarado, Matt Besler, John Brooks, Brad Evans, Greg Garza, Brek Shea, DeAndre Yedlin

M – Kyle Beckerman, Alejandro Bedoya, Michael Bradley, Mix Diskerud, Fabian Johnson, Perry Kitchen, Gyasi Zardes, and Graham Zusi

F – Jozie Altidore, Juan Agudelo, Clint Dempsey, Aaron Johannsen, Jordan Morris, and Chris Wondolowski

Fr. Kyle’s 23 man Roster Predictions

GK – Brad Guzan, Nic Rimando, William Yarborough

D – Ventura Alvarado, DeMarcus Beasley, Matt Besler, John Brooks, Greg Garza, Omar Gonzalez, Tim Ream, Brek Shea, and DeAndre Yedlin

M – Kyle Beckerman, Michael Bradley, Brad Davis, Mix Diskerud, Fabian Johnson, Perry Kitchen, and Gyasi Zardes

F – Juan Agudelo, Jozy Altidore, Clint Dempsey, and Jordan Morris

US Womens

Fr. Kyle's Pics

Fr. Kyle’s Pics for the rest of the Women’s World Cup

Zach's Graph

Zach’s Pics for the Rest of the Women’s World Cup

What would be your picks both for the Gold Cup roster and the end of the Women’s World Cup

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The Sports Fathers Episode #46 (June 11, 2015): Take Me Out to the Ball Game!
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The Sports Fathers Episode #46 (June 11, 2015): Take Me Out to the Ball Game!

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IMG_2087Take me out to the ball game!

This is exactly what Sarah Vabulas (CatholicDrinkie.com), Fr. Cory Sticha (frcory.org) and Fr. Kyle Schnippel (fatherschnippel.com) very graciously did for Fr. Darryl (saskapriest.com) this past week. It was exciting! It was a pile of fun! Hear us talk about our experiences of watching Major League Baseball in this show.

What has been your experience of attending baseball games? How about other sports? Comment below, send an email to feedback@thesportsfathers.com, or leave us a note on Facebook or Twitter!

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The Sports Fathers Episode #45 (June 3, 2015): Playoff Superstitions
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The Sports Fathers Episode #45 (June 3, 2015): Playoff Superstitions

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And we’re off to the Stanley Cup Final! In this episode, Fr. Darryl and Fr. Andrew talk about the NHL playoffs thus far. Should players touch the Campbell or Wales conference trophies? The CFL rule changes were also discussed. And the Fathers (along with Chloe the dog!) predict the winner of the Stanley Cup!

Here’s the video of Chloe’s pick:

Stanley Cup predictions:

  • CHI vs. TBL
    • Fr. Andrew: CHI in 7
    • Fr. Geoff: CHI in 6
    • Fr. Cory: CHI
    • Fr. Darryl: CHI in 6
    • Fr. Travis: TBL in 7
    • Chloe the Dog: CHI

What do you think of our picks? Is it bad luck to touch the conference final trophy? Comment below, send an email to feedback@thesportsfathers.com, or leave us a note on Facebook or Twitter!

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Soccer Trunks no. 7 – The Most Powerful Neck Muscles in Football
Jun01

Soccer Trunks no. 7 – The Most Powerful Neck Muscles in Football

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This is what winning looks like.

This is what winning looks like.

Fr. Kyle and Zach spend Sunday afternoon talking about FIFA corruption and the upcoming Women’s World Cup, wherein the US will reclaim the throne supplanting all other teams becoming the true queens of soccer. In other words, it’s another season of Game of Thrones without all of the bloodshed.

FIFA arrests

Sepp Blatter Election

US Women’s National Team Roster

The Group of Death?

The USWNT Expectations

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