John opens the show asking why are feeling more positive about this year’s Phillies team, and should we? The guys also say good riddance to the 2021 NBA season. They then discuss the early portions of the schedule for both the Giants and Eagles (0:00-45:05). John has so many questions about Zach Ertz. Someone actually put $4,000 on the Eagles to win the Super Bowl this year. The guys also discuss Aaron Nola’s first start, tonight against the Yankees, since being placed on the Covid list (45:05-1:33:51). John brings up how bad the Eagles offense and defense really was in 2020. Jamie takes a look at Baseball Reference’s newly posted playoff odds. Also, is there one area where Doug Pederson was deficient where you expect Nick Sirianni to be superior? (1:33-51-2:21:50).The guys compare this Phillies team to teams of the past. Jamie brings up a weird nugget in the new Anthony Bourdain documentary. Are style points more important in some sports rather than others? (2:21:50-3:08:49).