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The hilarious actor shares his love for Kentucky and talks about his acting career on the Matt Jones Podcast.
Get ready for the 2020 NFL season by listening to Geoff Schwartz and Myron Medcalf on the Matt Jones Podcast.
Matt Jones is joined by Rick Sanders, a former Kentucky State Police Commissioner and current Police Chief in Jeffersontown, to discuss recent events from the perspective of a 40-plus-year veteran in law enforcement.
The Matt Jones Podcast welcomes on Charles Booker, Kentucky’s youngest Black state lawmaker - a current legislator in the Kentucky House of Representatives, and a recent candidate in the Democratic Party’s primary for the 2020 U.S. Senate race - to discuss his decision to run for office, his narrow loss to Amy McGrath, his quick rise in the political world, among other topics.
The Matt Jones Podcast welcomes on Bobby Bones, a national radio personality and two-time NYT best seller, to discuss life as a prominent radio host in Nashville, incorporating politics into shows, and being a fan of the Arkansas Razorbacks, among other topics
Hear from the SEC Network's preeminent play-by-play broadcaster, Tom Hart.
The Matt Jones Podcast welcomes on Joe Sonka, a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist for the Courier-Journal, to break down the recent protests in Louisville and this week's Senate race
The Matt Jones Podcast welcomes on Steve Romines, a longtime lawyer, legal expert, and friend of KSR, to break down all the legal implications of the last three weeks of protest and his analysis of the Breonna Taylor and David McAtee cases.
Randall Cobb and Josh Paschal join the Kentucky Football edition of The Matt Jones Podcast.
The Matt Jones Podcast welcomes on the voice of the SEC, Paul Finebaum.
The Matt Jones Podcast welcomes on ESPN staff writer and radio personality Myron Medcalf to break down recent events in Minneapolis, the latest in the world of college basketball, and when we could see a return to action
The Matt Jones Podcast welcomes on Ryan McGee, ESPN senior writer and co-host of the Marty & McGee podcast, to break down the latest in the world of college football and when we could see a return to action
Dr. Ricky Jones discusses the tumultuous race relations consuming our country and the city of Louisville on The Matt Jones Podcast.
The Matt Jones Podcast welcomes one of ESPN's brightest young stars.
One of Matt's longtime friends discusses how he's evolved as a writer and a person.
Matt Jones is joined by Bomani Jones, an ESPN television and radio personality that provides a perspective on sports and culture you can't find anywhere else.
Tony Vanetti joins his old pal to kick back off another round of episodes on The Matt Jones Podcast.
An FEC complaint filed by Mitch McConnell turned Matt's world upside down, or did it? Find out by listening to the latest Matt Jones Podcast.
Matt Jones dusts off the podcast equipment to talk about his potential Senate campaign with an old friend, Tony Vanetti.
Surprise! Another episode of the Matt Jones Podcast is here! This time, Matt and Drew break down Kentucky's upcoming trip to the Bahamas, the roster, and fun stories from their last trip to Atlantis in 2014. Here's a breakdown of everything discussed: 3:30 - Bahamas overview -Why the Bahamas trip is so crucial for this team’s development (looking back to what 2014 trip did for them) -Stories from the last Bahamas trip: What sights do they expect to see on and off the court -Describing the Atlantis resort 9:10-40:00 - What they've heard about the team, roster breakdown Returnees: PJ Washington— “most anticipated return since the Twins” Quade Green— Improved shooter Nick Richards— Drew’s take on why he could play more than people expect; his way to play is defense Jemarl Baker— issues with spelling of his name Newcomers Reid Travis— “toughness we haven’t had since Julius Randle” “we haven’t had an old dude in a while” Keldon Johnson— his shooting has been a surprise; where he ranks among UK trash talkers EJ Montgomery— he’s a superstar, he’s playing How to figure out the frontcourt rotation Ashton Hagans— Matt thinks he will be the starting PG he runs 1000 mph… he’s like a headless chicken How long can a chicken live with his head cut off? (they pull out the Google machine) Immanuel Quickley— he’s in Karl Towns conversation for good kids Drew’s fun Quickley fact and led to us learning about Matt’s system for sending out Christmas greetings Tyler Herro— do they like his confidence? why Kentucky fans have been waiting for his arrival he could be most athletic dude on the team along with Keldon Johnson amount of calls to Matt’s show he should play more Will he meet fan’s expectations? Matt’s take on the two highest draft picks on the team Are the guys now leaning towards being fans of Tom Crean? Who to hate among coaches in the league now? 40:15 - What do they know about the opponents in the Bahamas? easiest and toughest opponents based on their little knowledge they work on converting centimeters to inches Do they expect them to win them all? It will be the most chest hair we’ve ever seen Kentucky play They expect these to be better teams than 2014-15 faced 48:15 - Advice to those traveling to the Bahamas Expensive and bring some cash $$$ More crazy stories from the last Bahamas trip: Fashion problems the last time they traveled to the Bahamas Matt and Drew tell about their crazy adventure leaving a game last trip when the final bus left them behind Drew’s $25 ride home
The Matt Jones Podcast's No. 1 guest returns just in time for the 144th running of the Kentucky Derby.  Tony Vanetti touches on a variety of topics with Matt Jones before Twin Spires handicapper Ed DeRosa gives some tips to help you win some money at Churchill Downs this weekend.  Highlights: -- The best moments from the roast of Matt Jones. --  Vanetti's vindication. -- How sports are like the state of Florida. --  Tony asks the question everyone is asking: Will Matt run against Mitch McConnell? --  McConnell's greatest accomplishment as a Senator. --  Justify will be the Derby favorite, but don't bet on him. --  A horse on the Derby undercard and an Oaks long shot that will win you some money. You can have every podcast delivered straight to your phone by searching for “The Matt Jones Podcast” on iTunes and clicking “subscribe.” If you aren’t an iTunes person, you can also stream every podcast on Podbay or check it out on the Stitcher app.
After an extended hiatus, Matt Jones has picked back up the podcast microphone.  The 65th edition of The Matt Jones Podcast is an extended conversation with former Kentucky Wildcat and current UK Sports Network broadcaster, Rex Chapman.  They touch on a variety of topics, like... --  Is Rex worried that UK has developed a culture of failure if you stay in school? --  Why Rex believes Shai Gilgeous-Alexander is the most NBA-ready Wildcat. --  Will P.J. and Wenyen stay in the NBA Draft? --  Rex had to convince Rondo not to leave UK, on more than one occasion. --  His relationship with Cal...and his infamous National Championship pregame Tweet. --  How his opioid addiction started and what makes it different. --  The rehab process and Rex's message to those who are fighting addiction. You can have every podcast delivered straight to your phone by searching for “The Matt Jones Podcast” on iTunes and clicking “subscribe.” If you aren’t an iTunes person, you can also stream every podcast on Podbay or check it out on the Stitcher app.
The Matt Jones Podcast makes its triumphant return with Dr. Ricky Jones.  The outspoken UofL professor provides a unique perspective on the tumult surrounding the university and its athletic department.  Highlights: --  "It is no longer an academic institution," Jones said. --  The crazy story of how Vince Tyra became UofL's acting AD. --  What's wrong with the backwards system we call "higher education." --  Ricky's real problem with athlete protests. --  Why Ricky supports Calipari. You can easily listen on the KSR App, available on iTunes and Google Play.  Streaming online is simple through Pod Paradise.  You can also get it directly to your phone by subscribing to “Kentucky Sports Radio” on iTunes or via Android’s Podcast Addict app.
The Matt Jones Podcast makes its triumphant return by previewing the 2017 college football season with ESPN's Marcus Spears.  Following the football talk, Ryan Lemond and Matt peel back the curtain to give you an intimate look behind the scenes of KSR.  Highlights include: --  Why Mark Stoops was "did as good a job of coaching a football team as anybody in the country last year." --  Spears' stance on Greg McElroy's Matt Elam comments. --  When Matt might potentially run for political office and what would happen to KSR. --  Matt's relationship with the UK coaches. -- "In the entertainment business, the worst thing you can do is be predictable." You can easily listen on the KSR App, available on iTunes and Google Play.  Streaming online is simple through Pod Paradise.  You can also get it directly to your phone by subscribing to “Kentucky Sports Radio” on iTunes or via Android’s Podcast Addict app.
The Matt Jones Podcast returns with Ryan Lemond and Drew Franklin to share some KSR stories from behind the scenes, including the much anticipated Bahamas story.  There's not just one, but two tales from Atlantis and... --  Alex Legion, Billy Gillispie and how his wild last day at UK could've happened much sooner. --  John Calipari's first decision at UK might've been his most important. --  How Tim Couch prepared his team in the locker room before the Outback Bowl. --  Another reason why MKG is awesome. --  BRASSOW! You can easily listen on the KSR App, available on iTunes and Google Play.  Streaming online is simple through Pod Paradise.  You can also get it directly to your phone by subscribing to “Kentucky Sports Radio” on iTunes or via Android’s Podcast Addict app.
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Podcast Details

Created by
Matt Jones
Podcast Status
Hiatus/Finished
Started
Apr 12th, 2016
Latest Episode
Sep 16th, 2020
Release Period
Daily
Episodes
54
Avg. Episode Length
About 1 hour
Explicit
No
Order
Episodic
Language
English

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