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The Double Blue Podcast features TSN 1050 play-by-play and Argonauts.ca featured writer Mike Hogan and TSN 1050 colour commentator, Jeff Johnson discussing all the latest news and views on the Toronto Argonauts.
Between Hogan’s 13 years covering the team and Johnson’s 12 years on the field for the Double Blue, the only team-sanctioned podcast in the CFL will bring listeners insight like never before.
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Hogan and JJ take a look ahead to the Argos’ Week Five home game vs. Ottawa, including the celebration of the 1996-97 Grey Cup champion teams.
Shawn Lemon drops by to discuss when the Lemon Drops celebration originated (14:20) A changed outlook on Twitter (17:40) When he chose football over basketball and track (19:30) Naming all the pro teams he’s played for since 2011 (23:00) His first CFL preseason showcase (25:30) The reason Toronto is the perfect fit (27:00) Meeting a childhood hero in Demarcus Ware (31:00)
Hogan and JJ break down the team’s preseason performance and final cuts before taking a look ahead at the June 25 Home Opener. Rico Murray joins the pod to discuss his arrival in Toronto, growing up in Cincinnati, and going to the same high school as Ken Griffey Jr.
In a special edition of the podcast, Mike Hogan sits down with two players guests, welcoming WR DeVier Posey and LB Bear Woods.
Posey discusses his recruitment from Jim Tressel at Ohio State (3:40), his game-clinching catch in the 2010 Rose Bowl (5:20) and his NFL Draft Day experience (9:00).
Woods talks about the origination of ‘Bear’ (15:45), walking on as a quarterback at Troy University (19:40), and the power of his dreadlocks (31:25).
Hogan and JJ break down the team’s Week Two loss to the BC Lions and then look ahead to this weekend’s showdown with the Redblacks in Ottawa.
CFL sack leader Victor Butler checks in to discuss meeting football legend Ronnie Lott (16:25), the reason he chose Oregon State (18:20), his first time playing USC (19:00), playing for ‘America’s Team’ (19:35), learning the CFL ropes from Shawn Lemon (26:00), and selfless play across the Argos defence (28:00).
Hogan and JJ are joined by Argos President and CEO Michael Copeland to discuss his longtime love for the CFL, his desire and plan to see the Argos succeed, and his early impressions of the 2017 season.
The two also review the team’s Week 3 road win over Ottawa, preview the trip to Winnipeg, and JJ shares some of his best Mike O’Shea stories from rooming with O’Sh on the road.