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The Seahawks MNF Win! Ciara joins the show and they talk their Relationship, and their new Business Venture

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  • 5 months ago
  • 01:26:47

Russell and Jeff start off the show by discussing the Seahawks’ win in Philadelphia on Monday Night Football. Jeff asks Russell how he and the team managed to stay positive after not converting on two fourth downs in the first quarter. Russell recaps the week leading up to the game, as both Thanksgiving and his birthday occurred then. Russell then explains to Jeff what dictates his decisions to pass to certain players, how having Carson and Hyde back positively affect the offense, and he then shows love to the defense for their effectiveness over the past few games. (8:30) Russell and Jeff introduce their guest Ciara Wilson, who is a Grammy award winning singer & songwriter, CEO, dancer, and model. Russell asks Ciara about her upbringing in Decatur, Georgia. Russell then talks about asking Ciara’s father, Carlton, for his daughter’s hand in marriage. After talking about their wedding, Russell and Ciara reminisce about their first date, and then about their first public appearance as a couple…at the White House.(28:30) Russell asks Ciara about her early career, and about when she “made it” with the release of the album ‘Goodies’. Russell talks to Ciara about where he was in life when they first met, and how she made an immediate, positive impact from day one. Russell then highlights Ciara’s recent accomplishments in the business world, and the growth she has shown in the industry. (36:30) Russell and Ciara bring on an additional guest, Christine Day, the President of Russell and Ciara’s new business venture – The House of LR&C. The House of LR&C (Love, Respect & Care) is a fashion house that includes two clothing brands: Good Man Brand and Human Nation. Christine explains what The House of LR&C is all about, and the pillars upon which the company is founded. (1:16:20) Lastly, Jeff rejoins the podcast to run the 2-minute drill!

The Seahawks are 7-3! Mark Cuban joins the show to talk Entrepreneurship, NBA Ownership, and Shark Tank

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  • 5 months ago
  • 01:35:08

(:25) Russell and Jeff begin the show by discussing the Seahawks’ win over Arizona on Thursday night. Russell talks in depth about how he has stayed positive throughout some bad play by himself this year, noting that the good, thankfully, outweighs the bad. Jeff asks Russell if he felt “beat up” after playing against Aaron Donald and the Los Angeles Rams the previous Sunday. Russell breaks down how hard it is to play Thursday night games, and both the mental and physical toll that it puts on players’ bodies due to the lack of recovery time. (11:52) Russell and Jeff then introduce their guest Mark Cuban, who is a famous entrepreneur, television personality, and NBA team owner. Russell asks Mark about his decision to financially take care of the Dallas Mavericks’ staff members at the beginning of the pandemic, and Mark tells him why it was an easy decision. Mark gives the guys his top Mavericks in terms of impact within the Dallas community. (37:10) Russell asks Mark to compare Luka Doncic to someone else, and I bet you won’t guess which NBA legends he picks. (30:36) Russell and Mark jump into ‘Cooking with Russ’ to discuss Mark’s upbringing, NBA ownership, and entrepreneurial mindset, just to name a few of the topics. Mark talks about how he knew at a young age that he was going to have to work for anything and everything he wanted, as nothing would be given to him. (39:36) Russell asks Mark about his love for sports and what drove him to buy the Dallas Mavericks. Russell asks him why he is so vocal as an owner, and what he thinks of the criticism he receives because of it. (1:01:11) Russell and Mark talk about his role on ABC’s Shark Tank, and what he enjoys most about the show. (1:23:16) Lastly, Jeff rejoins the show to lead the guys through the 2-minute drill. 

Seahawks & Bills game recap. Mike Tyson joins the show to discuss his upcoming fight with Roy Jones Jr, the impact of Muhammad Ali, and being “Great”

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  • 5 months ago
  • 01:04:38

(0:50) Russell and Jeff start the show by discussing the Seahawks’ loss to Buffalo. Russell admits that he made a few uncharacteristic mistakes “trying to make something happen”. Russell talks about what it was like to have Jamal Adams back on the field, and how Carlos Dunlap immediately helped the team after he joined them last week. (8:40) Jeff asks Russell what he expects out of the Seahawks upcoming game with the Los Angeles Rams.(9:45) Mike Tyson, the youngest boxer ever to win a heavyweight title, joins the show! Russell asks Mike how he has been preparing for his upcoming fight against Roy Jones Jr., scheduled for November 28th. Russell tells the story of the last time he saw Mike, when he was in France training with Serena Williams. (18:35) Russell asks Mike about his childhood, specifically his upbringing in Brooklyn, New York. Mike talks about his first professional loss and his mindset afterwards; he describes how he was able to motivate himself to win another championship. (30:45) Russell and Mike agree that the mental aspect of each of their respective sports is more important than the physical aspect. They transition to talking about the difference between “being great” and “being good”. Mike then gives Russell some insight into his Foundation – the Mike Tyson Cares Foundation. (46:55) Jeff rejoins the conversation to lead the guys through the 2-minute drill. (56:25) After Mike leaves the show the guys recap the interview, and make their predictions for how they see Mike’s upcoming fight playing out. 

Joe Montana joins the show! We Discuss Getting Over a Tough Loss, 4th Quarter Comebacks, and the Seahawks/49ers game

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  • 6 months ago
  • 01:32:11

(1:30) Russell and Jeff start off the show by introducing their guest, 4-time Super Bowl champion – Joe Montana. Russell and Joe start off the show by discussing their mindset after a loss, and what they do to quickly rebound before the next game. Joe informs the guys what he’s been up to in recent years, having started a venture capital fund. (17:01) Russell kicks off ‘Cooking with Russ’, where he and Joe discuss legacy & greatness one-on-one. They begin their conversation talking about their love of football, how they got their jersey numbers, and their pre-draft experiences. Russell follows up by asking Joe about the “mental side of the game”, and whether or not he thinks it’s important. (38:10) In anticipation of the Seahawks’ matchup against the 49ers this weekend, Russell talks about the first time he played at Candlestick park, the 49ers old home stadium. Naturally Russell then asks Joe about his connection with wide receiver Jerry Rice, and what made Jerry the best to ever play at that position. Russell then explains how he, Tyler Lockett, and D.K. Metcalf are actively trying to replicate the Montana to Rice connection. (1:16:10) Lastly, Jeff rejoins the conversation to lead the guys in the 2-minute drill. 

Wilson Family Bye Week! Matthew McConaughey joins the show to talk Life, Legacy, and his new book 'Greenlights'

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  • 6 months ago
  • 01:16:18

Russell and Jeff start the show by discussing the Seahawks bye week, and Russell’s media tour. Russell breaks down his time off by giving some insight into how he and the family spent the week. (7:05) Oscar winning actor, Matthew McConaughey, best known for his roles in The Wolf of Wall Street, Dallas Buyers Club, and True Detective, joins the show! (11:52) Russell introduces a new segment – ‘Cooking with Russell’, when Russell and the guest of the show discuss their life and legacies one-on-one. Matthew discusses his teaching style and the subject of the class he teaches at the University of Texas. Matthew tells Russell how he knows when he has done some of “his best work”. (38:20) Russell and Matthew discuss Greenlights, Matthew’s new book detailing his childhood, career, and life with his wife – Camila. Matthew discusses how the decisions he made when he was young set him up for success later in life, and acted as a metaphorical greenlight. (46:00) Russell and Matthew discuss their late fathers, and the different life lessons they instilled in each of them before they passed. They also both acknowledge that, while their fathers played a huge role in their lives, they can’t forget about their mothers. The guys are quick to transition to talking about their moms, and the role they played in each of their upbringing. For their last segment they discuss legacy, and how they approach everyday trying to positively affect tomorrow. (1:05:17) Jeff rejoins the conversation to lead the guys in the 2-minute drill. Lastly, the guys wrap the show by discussing their biggest takeaways before previewing next week’s guest – Joe Montana!