Hot Takedown

Hot Takedown is the weekly sports podcast from FiveThirtyEight. On it, the crew uses numbers to dissect the week in sports, taking down some silly hot takes in the process.

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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 48m. Bisher sind 417 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein wöchentlich erscheinender Podcast.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 13 days 15 minutes

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Hot Takedown - Goodbye Kobe, Complicated College Football, MLS Playoffs


Chadwick Matlin, Neil Paine and Allison McCann discuss Kobe's retirement, the wackiness of College Football playoff scenarios, and the MLS playoffs.


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 2015-12-01  45m
 
 

Hot Takedown - A Crash Course In RB Stats


The latest edition of Stat School with Professor (aka Stat Man) Neil Paine. This time Kate Fagan and Chadwick Matlin get a lesson in how we evaluate NFL running backs.


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 2015-11-24  28m
 
 

Hot Takedown - Peyton's End Of The Road, Patriots' Age, Chelsea Sucks


Chadwick Matlin and Nate Silver discuss the downfall of Peyton Manning, whether anyone can stop the Pats, and ask ESPN's Mike Goodman whether Chelsea are doomed.


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 2015-11-17  35m
 
 

Hot Takedown - College Football's Messy Rankings, Gold Glove Analytics, Julie Foudy


Kate Fagan, Neil Paine, and Chadwick Matlin discuss our college football rankings, how analytics are changing Gold Glove voting, and talk to soccer legend Julie Foudy.


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 2015-11-11  42m
 
 

Hot Takedown - Mets' Blown Chances, Kobe Sucks, New Zealand's Rugby Prowess


Kate Fagan, Neil Paine, and Chadwick Matlin discuss the World Series turning points, Kobe's assessment he's the 200th best player in the NBA, and the Rugby World Cup.


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 2015-11-03  53m
 
 

Hot Takedown - World Series Super Sabermetrics Special


Kate Fagan, Neil Paine, and Chadwick Matlin preview the World Series in our own special way. Plus a showdown between Chad and FiveThirtyEight's resident Royals fan.


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 2015-10-27  47m
 
 

Hot Takedown - Hello CARMELO, Bunched NFL Wins, And A Startup Hockey League


Special guest Mike Pesca (Slate) joins Kate Fagan and Neil Paine to discuss our basketball projections, why so few NFL teams have winning records, and the brand new NWHL.


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 2015-10-20  53m
 
 

Hot Takedown - QB Stat School Is In Session


The latest edition of Stat School with Professor (aka Stat Man) Neil Paine. This time Kate Fagan and Chadwick Matlin get a lesson in how we evaluate quarterbacks.


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 2015-10-13  37m
 
 

Hot Takedown - MLB Playoff Preview, Maya Moore's Legacy, The Kick-pocalypse


Kate Fagan, Neil Paine and Chadwick Matlin try to fix the Wild Card system, discuss the WNBA finals, and talk to Ben Morris about kicking!


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 2015-10-06  49m
 
 

Hot Takedown - Injured QBs; The Nationals Implode; A NWSL Finals Preview


Kate Fagan, Neil Paine, and Chadwick Matlin discuss how much an injured quarterback hurts their team; try to untangle the Nationals' season; and talk women's soccer.


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 2015-09-29  42m