- WFT president Jason Wright; NBA/Wizards talk with Michael Lee Ben Standig 1:46:25
The Athletic’s Washington NFL writer Ben Standig starts the podcast talking NFL trade deadline, markets for Ryan Kerrigan and Dwayne Haskins, and what the practice-squad offer for Eric Reid says about the coaching staff’s thinking. Then Ben talks one-on-one with Washington Football Team president Jason Wright. They tackle Jason’s pre-game chat with Jerry Jones and Dan Snyder, Ben’s issue with the “Football Team” name, timeline for a new stadium, Liverpool soccer, Twitter follows and more (12:05). Then Michael Lee, now with the Washington Post, stops by to discuss the NBA agent survey he and Ben co-authored for The Athletic. Thoughts on LeBron James, stars likely on the move, John Wall expectations and Bradley Beal’s next step (47:40).