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Necessary Roughness Podcast (EP 99): NFL Championship Weekend Preview! Plus, Why Philip Rivers is Closer to the “Hall of Very Good” than the Hall of Fame

In this episode of the Necessary Roughness Podcast, host Nikolas Donadic dives into the NFL Championship weekend matchups. He also discusses why the Ravens keep having solid seasons only to come up short in the playoffs, wonders if Drew Brees shouldn’t put off retirement and give it one more go in 2021, and touches on how wild the QB market may be this offseason. Enjoy the show and join us on Saturday for the following episode!

Necessary Roughness Podcast (EP 98): NFL Divisional Weekend Preview! Plus, Why the Ravens Win Last Week Should Have the Saints on Upset Alert

In this episode of the Necessary Roughness Podcast, host Nikolas Donadic dives into the NFL Divisional weekend matchups. He also discusses some questionable coaching decisions from Wild Card weekend, provides an in-depth look at why the Pittsburgh Steelers aren’t who many people think they are (anymore), and can’t help but go on a rant about the Deshaun Watson situation in Houston. Enjoy the show and join us on Saturday for the following episode!

Necessary Roughness Podcast (EP 97): NFL Wild Card Weekend Preview! Plus, Nik’s Take on Black Monday

In this episode of the Necessary Roughness Podcast, host Nikolas Donadic dives into the NFL Wild Card weekend matchups. He also breaks down why the Eagles benching of Jalen Hurts wasn’t inexplicable but may be indefensible, touches on the drama involving J.J. Watt and Deshaun Watson in Houston, and debates whether or not he should stand by his preseason Super Bowl pick. Enjoy the show and join us on Saturday for the following episode!

Necessary Roughness Podcast (EP 96): NFL Week 17 Preview! Plus, a Breakdown of Every Possible Playoff Clinching Scenario

In this episode of the Necessary Roughness Podcast, host Nikolas Donadic dives into the NFL regular season’s Week 17 matchups. He also wonders if the Dolphins realize that benching Tua to win now isn’t helping their future, discusses how the Cardinals loss to San Francisco proved his early-season point about them, and touches on the Colts collapse against the Steelers. Enjoy the show and join us on Saturday for the following episode!

Necessary Roughness Podcast (EP 95): NFL Week 16 Preview! Plus, Why the Buccaneers Still Have Room For Improvement

In this episode of the Necessary Roughness Podcast, host Nikolas Donadic dives into the NFL regular season’s Week 16 matchups. He also breaks down the Steelers late-season collapse, laughs at the New York Jets for finally winning a game but likely losing their future for it, and weighs in on the potential suitors for Carson Wentz. Enjoy the show and join us on Saturday for the following episode!

Necessary Roughness Podcast (EP 94): NFL Week 15 Preview! Plus, Why the Derek Carr Injury is so Disappointing

In this episode of the Necessary Roughness Podcast, host Nikolas Donadic dives into the NFL regular season’s Week 15. He also wonders if the Ravens might finally have a deep playoff run in them, boasts about being right about the Bills, and celebrates the return of Gardner Minshew to the starting lineup. Enjoy the show and join us on Saturday for the following episode!

Necessary Roughness Podcast (EP 93): NFL Week 14 Preview! Plus, Why the Jets Last-Second Loss was Equally “On-Brand” and Shocking

In this episode of the Necessary Roughness Podcast, host Nikolas Donadic dives into the NFL regular season’s Week 14. He also touches on the Eagles odd decision to bench Carson Wentz for Jalen Hurts, discusses the weird Browns-Titans game, and breaks down the AFC and NFC playoff pictures as we push towards the end of the season. Enjoy the show and join us on Saturday for the following episode!

Necessary Roughness Podcast (EP 92): NFL Week 13 Preview! Plus, What We Learned From the Chiefs-Buccaneers

In this episode of the Necessary Roughness Podcast, host Nikolas Donadic dives into the NFL regular season’s Week 13. He also touches on the Titans and Browns chances of winning the AFC, shoots down any notion that the 49ers might have a run in them, and chalks up the Broncos “No Quarterback” game as a historic one we all want to forget (but won’t be able to). Enjoy the show and join us on Saturday for the following episode!

Necessary Roughness Podcast (EP 91): NFL Week 12 Preview! Plus, a Closer Look at the Crowded AFC North

In this episode of the Necessary Roughness Podcast, host Nikolas Donadic dives into the NFL regular season’s Week 12. He also wonders if the Ravens will even be able to make the playoffs, weighs in on the Steelers chances of going undefeated, and debates finally jumping on the Rams bandwagon. Enjoy the show and join us on Saturday for the following episode!

Necessary Roughness Podcast (EP 90): NFL Week 11 Preview! Plus, Nik Handicaps Each Team’s Chances of Winning the NFC (L)East

In this episode of the Necessary Roughness Podcast, host Nikolas Donadic dives into the NFL regular season’s Week 11. He also wonders if Drew Brees’ injuries could make this his final push for a second Super Bowl title, dives into the Seahawks topsy-turvy week, and debates the Jets chances of actually going winless. Enjoy the show and join us on Saturday for the following episode!

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