The Ex-Pats Podcast - A Patriots Podcast
About This Show
"The Ex-Pats Podcast" features host NBC Sports Boston's Mike Giardi and former New England Patriots' Dan Koppen. The guys will break down that weeks game and talk to former members of the New England Patriots every week.
Most Recent Episode
12-year veteran QB Dan Orlovsky breaks down 2018 Draft quarterback class
0:44 - 12-year NFL veteran QB Dan Orlovsky joins Mike Giardi to break down the quarterbacks in the 2018 Draft. Orlovsky begins by dialing in on what stands out for prime candidates.4:24 - With it being reported that the Patriots have an “affinity” for Baker Mayfield, Orlovsky discusses how Mayfield’s skills will translate in the NFL and if he will be able to mentally handle the responsibility that comes with being an NFL quarterback.9:08 - Whether or not the Patriots use the 2018 draft to find Brady’s long-tern replacement, whomever they draft will try to pick Brady’s brain. Orlovsky talks about how a newly-drafted QB can learn from a veteran and also how he should try to be himself.14:24 - We’ve seen very few backups thrust into a starting role and have as much success as Nick Foles did this season. Orlovsky discusses how an older backup like Foles can help a team and how those types of players prepare themselves. 17:23 - Orlovsky analyzes Jerod Goff’s improvements from 2016 to 2017 and discusses how young struggling quarterbacks need to focus on being mentally strong.Orvlosky breaks down a pair of quarterbacks in the upcoming draft:19:44 - Lamar Jackson27:18 - Mason Rudolph28:06 - Logan Woodside