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Rookie Orientation

Yahoo Sports

You know all those other NFL podcasts with just a couple of talking heads droning on about players you don’t really care about? This is not that. Whether you’re looking to get acquainted with the future stars of the league, or you’re a fantasy owner searching for insight, Rookie Orientation will prep you with everything you need to know about the top rookies from this year’s draft class. (Think of it as Cliff’s Notes.)

Location:

United States

Networks:

Yahoo Sports

Description:

You know all those other NFL podcasts with just a couple of talking heads droning on about players you don’t really care about? This is not that. Whether you’re looking to get acquainted with the future stars of the league, or you’re a fantasy owner searching for insight, Rookie Orientation will prep you with everything you need to know about the top rookies from this year’s draft class. (Think of it as Cliff’s Notes.)

Language:

English


Episodes

The Unmistakable Force Of Speed: Noah Fant (TE, Broncos, No. 20 Overall)

6/24/2019
Episode 6 of Rookie Orientation profiles spry speedster Noah Fant, who the Denver Broncos hope will add another dimension to their offense, after drafting him with the 20th overall pick. Matt Harmon takes a closer look at the intriguing tight end rookie, who makes for a… complicated evaluation. Will the areas of Fant’s game that needed a little extra context to analyze - become more clear in the pros? Leave Us A Rating And Review SUBSCRIBE to Rookie Orientation 🍎Apple Podcasts...

Duration:00:25:02

The Perfect Pairing: Josh Allen (DE, Jaguars, No. 7 Overall)

6/17/2019
Episode 5 of Rookie Orientation profiles top prospect Josh Allen - who fell to No. 7 in the draft, but could ultimately be the perfect pairing for his new team, the Jacksonville Jaguars. Matt Harmon dives into the Kentucky DE's story, exploring how Allen was met with a life-changing responsibility at a young age and used it as motivation to become a better person, father and teammate. If this is, indeed, a perfect pairing, will all of the choices that came before draft night and their...

Duration:00:29:46

The Unlikely Usurper: Josh Jacobs (RB, Raiders, No. 24 Overall)

6/10/2019
Episode 4 of Rookie Orientation profiles the most unique -or, unlikely - of first-round running backs, Josh Jacobs, the 24th overall pick by the Oakland Raiders. Few players have had to overcome the series of circumstances Josh Jacobs did as a child, to even get to Alabama. Jacobs’ appeal goes beyond just who he is as a person, as tremendous as that is. It’s hard to watch Jacobs and not come away wildly impressed with all that he can do on the football field. Matt Harmon takes a closer...

Duration:00:27:41

The Throwback: T.J. Hockenson (TE, Lions, No. 8 Overall)

6/3/2019
Episode 3 of Rookie Orientation profiles an old school, brute, Big Ten tight end, T.J. Hockenson, the 8th overall pick by the Detroit Lions. Matt Harmon takes a deep dive into Hockenson's style of play - a positive force as a mover in the run game and a weapon in the passing game. The Lions went and got them the proverbial man who can do both. SUBSCRIBE to Rookie Orientation 🍎Apple Podcasts 🍎 🔊Stitcher 🔊 ✳️Spotify ✳️ For information regarding your data privacy, visit...

Duration:00:32:00

The Determined Dark Horse: Marquise "Hollywood" Brown (WR, Ravens, No. 25 Overall)

5/27/2019
Episode 2 of Rookie Orientation profiles an explosive playmaker who happens to be one of the smallest players in the league, in Marquise “Hollywood” Brown, the 25th overall pick by the Baltimore Ravens. Matt Harmon takes a close look at the compelling story of the former Oklahoma receiver, who has defied the odds his entire life and is out to prove that just like his cousin Antonio Brown, he’s capable of being a transcendent star in the NFL. SUBSCRIBE to Rookie Orientation 🍎Apple...

Duration:00:27:15

The Prince Who Was Promised: Nick Bosa (DE, 49ers, No. 2 Overall)

5/20/2019
The debut episode of Rookie Orientation profiles the most polarizing rookie of the 2019 NFL Draft class, Nick Bosa, who was selected No. 2 overall by the San Francisco 49ers. Matt Harmon tells you everything you need to know about the former Ohio State DE, who's so compelling, that he was the only incoming NFL rookie that President Trump was talking (or tweeting) about on draft night. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Duration:00:29:03

Coming May 20th: Rookie Orientation with Matt Harmon

4/29/2019
Starting May 20th, join Yahoo Sports' Matt Harmon every Monday until Week 1 of the NFL season, for Rookie Orientation. With the help of analysts, former teammates, and those who know each player best, we’ll tell the stories of the 15 most compelling NFL rookies. Subscribe to the show so you don't miss the debut episode, featuring Ohio State standout and No. 2 overall pick by the San Fransisco 49ers, Joey Bosa. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Duration:00:00:45