To listen to an audio podcast, mouse over the title and click Play. Open iTunes to download and subscribe to podcasts.
Rutgers experts Keith Sargeant and Ryan Dunleavy discuss the latest news and hot topics surrounding the team. With host Steve Politi.
||CleanRutgers’ ugly loss to Kansas: Is Chris Ash on the hot seat? | S3:E5||Rutgers suffered a stunning 55-14 loss at Kansas, and some humiliated Scarlet Knights fans are calling for head coach Chris Ash’s job. Is he in any danger of being fired? Will Rutgers make a quarterback change for Buffalo, and should it?||9/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanArtur Sitkowski is OK, but what was Rutgers thinking? | S3:E4||Rutgers quarterback Artur Sitkowski’s injury scare was just that - a scare. But why did Chris Ash and John McNulty have him throwing the ball in the first place? We discuss the 52-3 loss to Ohio State and what to expect from Kansas.||9/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIs Rutgers ready for Ohio State after Texas-sized win? | S3:E3||Steve Politi, James Kratch and Keith Sargeant discuss the Texas State triumph while looking ahead to a Week 2 trip to Ohio State.||9/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat Rutgers fans can expect from freshman QB Art Sitkowski | S3:E2||Steve Politi, James Kratch and Keith Sargeant talk about what Rutgers fans can expect from new quarterback Art Sitkowski, preview the Texas State game and offer fans a chance to rename the podcast.||8/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWill Rutgers reach the magic number of 6 wins in 2018? | S3:E1||Reporters Steve Politi, Keith Sargeant and James Kratch preview the Rutgers football season, and the question is: Will the Scarlet Knights go bowling in Chris Ash's third campaign? To do so, RU will need to reach six wins.||8/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpecial recruiting episode: How does early signing period impact Rutgers? | S2:E14||A new NCAA rule allows Rutgers to sign most of its 2018 recruiting class in December. Is that a good thing? Who can play immediately? What’s next in recruiting?||12/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSetting up expectations for the 2018 season | S2:E13||Fresh off covering a 4-8 campaign in Year 2 of the Ash era, NJ.com reporters discuss the expectations for Rutgers next season.||11/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWould a blowout loss to Michigan State stain Rutgers’ season? | S2:E12||Fresh off the Indiana debacle, would Rutgers fans perceive the team’s progress in 2017 differently with a lopsided loss to Michigan State?||11/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanShould Rutgers start Johnathan Lewis at QB in final 2 games? | S2:E11||As Rutgers continues its bowl quest, should Chris Ash play for the future by starting freshman Johnathan Lewis at QB against either Indiana or Michigan State? Plus, our team of college football analysts explain once and for all why Penn State is not...||11/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat will it take for Rutgers-Penn State to become a rivalry? | S2:E10||While Penn State has traditionally dominated on the field, can Rutgers turn its annual affair against the Nittany Lions to a legit rivalry game? Plus, a deeper dive into the Scarlet Knights’ bowl chances.||11/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhy a 5-7 Rutgers team can go bowling | S2:E9||We discuss why Rutgers and Maryland, with second-year coaches trying to rebuild their respective programs, can use this Big Ten game as a measuring stick.||10/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWould Rutgers be a bowl team in a realigned Big Ten? | S2:E8||As a rematch with Michigan looms, bowl-hungry Rutgers has to wonder about an alternate Big Ten.||10/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCan Rutgers put together a Big Ten winning streak? | S2:E7||Fresh off the Illinois win, Rutgers and Chris Ash have an unexpected Purdue problem.||10/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanShould Rutgers focus on playing for the future or winning now? | S2:E6||Rutgers has lost 16 straight Big Ten games. Is stopping their losing streak more important than playing freshmen?||10/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIs Rutgers playing to keep scores close? | S2:E5||We discuss the Scarlet Knights’ offensive philosophy as defensive guru Greg Schiano returns to the banks.||9/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhy Nebraska is a winnable game for Rutgers | S2:E4||NJ.com’s Rutgers football crew opines on whether or not freshmen can spark an upset of Nebraska in their Big Ten opener.||9/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat the *&%$# happened? The Eastern Michigan debacle | S2:E3||We reflect on Eastern Michigan upsetting Rutgers and discuss where the Scarlet Knights go from here.||9/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLook back at Washington, ahead to Eastern Michigan | S2:E2||With the 30-14 loss to Washington in the books, we offer takeaways on the season opener and look ahead to what lies ahead for the Scarlet Knights in Week 2.||9/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPreviewing Year 2 of the Ash era | S2:E1||NJ Advance Media reporters Steve Politi, Ryan Dunleavy and Keith Sargeant share their thoughts on the hot-button issues facing the Rutgers football program heading into the 2017 season, and also address the “Rostergate’’ controversy between NJ.com||8/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWill the Chris Ash Era be a Success? | S1:E8||You’ve heard about the attempts to create a new culture at Rutgers and turn the football program around. But will it actually happen? Can it actually happen? In our season finale, join us for a roundtable discussion on the future of Rutgers Football..||12/6/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Quest to Raise $100 Million | S1:E7||When Patrick Hobbs was hired as Rutgers’ new athletic director, he made fundraising a priority. What Rutgers needed — and what Hobbs wanted — was 100 million dollars. But how can a rebuilding program possibly raise that much money? We introduce yo||11/21/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPandemonium in Piscataway, 10 Years Later | S1:E6||November 9, 2006: Rutgers 28, Louisville 25. The Scarlet Knights had never beaten a team ranked as high as No. 3 in the country until this game. Now, as we near the 10-year anniversary of the greatest win in Rutgers Football history, we go behind the...||11/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanInvesting in Conditioning and Nutrition | S1:E5||Chris Ash has invested heavily in nutrition and Sports Science to catch up to other Big Ten programs, and it’s Kenny Parker’s job to run the show. Officially, Parker is Rutgers' strength and conditioning coordinator. Unofficially? He’s much more t||10/18/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJim Harbaugh vs. Rutgers | S1:E4||There’s a new rival in town, and his name is Jim Harbaugh. The University of Michigan coach continues to pluck the best New Jersey high school football talent from Rutgers’ backyard, and Chris Ash is no longer letting it happen without a fight. We..||10/4/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanKeeping N.J. Recruits Home | S1:E3||Chris Ash can change the uniforms, offensive schemes and anything else about the Rutgers Football program, but he knows as well as anyone that talent wins games. How do you get the best high school football players to play for Rutgers, especially the...||9/20/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Spread Offense | S1:E2||The Chris Ash Era has begun. The rookie head coach charged onto the banks making sweeping changes to every aspect of the program. One of the biggest and most intriguing changes: a new fast-paced offense. Ash and offensive coordinator Drew Mehringer...||9/6/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAn Unlikely Partnership | S1:E1||Most Rutgers fans had never heard of Patrick Hobbs or Chris Ash a year ago. In fact, neither man had even heard of the other. Now, they’re the two most important people in Rutgers athletics. This is the unlikely partnership of a new athletic director.||8/30/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanComing Aug. 30 — Rebuilding Rutgers: From The Ashes||A sneak preview of NJ Advance Media's newest podcast. Rebuilding Rutgers: From The Ashes takes you inside the new Rutgers Football regime, led by a rookie head coach and new athletic director.||8/18/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
Seems very produced
As a Rutgers fan I enjoyed it!
Save your time, not worth a listen
Basically consists of the beat writers at the NSL complaining about things as mundane and trivial as where they have to park on game day. And when it is football-related chatter, its not very astute- even a casual fan could provide you with the same level of observation and analysis. No insightful information. The one thing it has going for it- production quality is decent, sound is good.
If you want information beyond what you probably already know from watching the game yourself, do yourself a favor and listen to the Rutgers scoutcast podcast. Sam Hellman and Brian Dohn do a fantastic job covering the team and unlike these guys, actually know whats going on behind the scenes (maybe its because they spend their time watching practice, talking to people in the program and researching as opposed to complaining about their parking spots).