Hard Count NFL Podcast

Hard Count NFL Podcast

Fox Sports Australia's Laurie Horesh, Melanie Dinjaski and Patrick Stack whip around the action on and off the field in the NFL, looking at some of the lighter moments from the game's biggest characters and chat to Australians leaving their footprint on the US stage.

The Hard Count team dive into the first two waves of free agency, stopping in each division to take measure of which team launched the biggest assault, and which franchise is in danger of a back-slide. Also, a salute to the Hall of Fame career of DeMarcus Ware, checking in on Tony Romo’s next destination, the fallout from the Brock Osweiler trade and who would be the most fun at quarterback for the New York Jets?

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The Hard Count team dive into exactly what happened in the Atlanta Falcons' historic collapse in Super Bowl LI, and the Patriots stunning comeback en route to a fifth ring for Tom Brady and Bill Bellichick. Also, did Lady Gaga deliver at halftime? What happened to the Gatorade shower? And who were the other biggest losers in Houston?

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The Hard Count team preview all key match-ups ahead Super Bowl LI, look at nightmare scenarios for both the New England Patriots and Atlanta Falcons, and speak to co-host Melanie Dinjaski on the ground in Houston, taking a look at the best from media night.

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The Hard Count team break down all we saw from Conference Championships Weekend including:

- Super Bowl bound Aussie Falcons Offensive lineman Blake Muir joins the show.

- Matt Ryan and Julio Jones leads a Falcons feast against the Green Bay Packers, and a return to the Super Bowl.

- Tom Brady and the Patriots' clinical defeat of the disappointing Pittsburgh Steelers.

- After 'Living On A Prayer' erupted at Foxborough, we ask which is Bon Jovi's greatest song?

- Who is set to dominate dodgeball at the Pro Bowl, and what schoolyard games would we add?

- Laurie returns from his North American tour with special gifts for Patrick and Melanie.

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The Hard Count team discuss:

- The biggest talking points of the divisional round of the NFL playoffs.

- Falcons soar while the Seahawks sulk.

- Aaron Rodgers' Packers come out on top in showdown with Dak Prescott and Dallas Cowboys.

- Tom Brady throws tantrum in Patriots' win.

- Will Tony Romo be traded by Cowboys?

- Antonio Brown in trouble after posting coach's post-game speech on Facebook Live.

- The newest head coach announcements in the NFL. 

- What lies ahead in the Conference Champions games? Stay tuned to find out!

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