Nate explains why he has lost all faith in humanity following an incident that occurred to him this week in Newport News. Marcus also returns this week along with the latest black quarterback Power Rankings in 2nd Down. The Kings pay tribute to the late Flip Saunders and share their thoughts on whether Alberto Del Rio sold out to the WWE.
With Marcus on assignment in New York, Nate welcomes "Booking The Territory" host Mike Mills to the show. They preview the WWE's Hell In A Cell, chat some NFL (including a discussion about Mike's favorite Black QB of all-time), and give their take on the Louisville basketball sex scandal!
With Marcus on assignment, Nate shares his thoughts on the Fall TV premieres, the passing of Yogi Berra, and the music of The Doobie Brothers. Then friend of the program & KOS "Black Twitter Correspondent" Ciara Reid stops by to discuss "Empire" & the WWE Divas Revolution!
Morgan Campbell of the Toronto Star chats with Marcus about Floyd Mayweather, the current state of boxing and the surprising Toronto Blue Jays. Nate and Marcus look back at Week 1 of the NFL season and discuss whether Peyton Manning is actually washed up or not. The Kings debut their Black QB Power Rankings and Segment 4 is nothing but NFL stories thanks to the likes of Richard Sherman, Tom Brady and Mama Lynch.
NFL.com fantasy editor Marcas Grant returns to the show and dishes out some last-minute advice just in time for those upcoming fantasy drafts. Nate and Marcus recap a crazy week in the world of wrestling featuring stories about racism, murder, more racism and feces. In Segment 4, the Kings give an update on last week's Catfish story and discuss the latest incident with the UCLA football team.
Brian Mann returns to the show to discuss Straight Outta Compton and WWE's SummerSlam with the Kings. Marcus and Nate discuss the latest news around the football world including Junior Galette's season-ending injury and Steve Sarkisian's drunk escapades at USC. And in Segment 4, Ricardo Mayorga gets a little too hands-on with Shane Mosley's girl and a preacher tries to take on a mouthful in a Catfish incident gone wrong involving IK Enemkpali.
With the NFL regular season right around the corner, the Kings discuss football in a hybrid edition of "Second Down" and "I Got 5 on It." One of the Kings gets way too excited over a Tim Tebow's preseason performance (hint: It's not Marcus). And in Segment 4, Marcus and Nate conclude the Jared Fogle story before falling into the deep, dark hole that's known as Deez Nuts.
Newsday Jets reporter Kimberley A. Martin joins the Kings this week to discuss all things Geno Smith following his broken jaw at the hands of IK Enemkpali. Marcus recaps his time at the NABJ convention in Minneapolis and whether he made the trip to Paisley Park to see Prince. And in Segment 4, the Kings call Kel Dansby from The Corner Podcast and Black Sports Online to discuss BET's decision to "punk" us all by not bringing back "Uncut."
Marcus checks in on the road from Minneapolis and shares a funny story about a certain wrestling celebrity he ran into while on the road. Nate brings back "2nd Down" to discuss the latest Aldon Smith incident before diving into Donald Trump's performance during the GOP debate and Jon Stewart's final episode of The Daily Show in Segment 4.
In this very special episode of The Ringside Rap, the Kings finally have time to process Hulk Hogan's racist rant as they try to make sense of what happened and the lasting impact it will have not only on Hogan's legacy but the WWE. Marcus and Nate welcome Ronnie in Houston to get his thoughts on Hogan as well. Plus, Virgil needs your money as Marcus explains why the former WWE superstar contacted him on Twitter.