Chicken Dinner

Chicken Dinner covers all angles of sports handicapping and features interviews with sports media personalities and some of the sharpest bettors around. Follow the show on Twitter: @chickenxdinner @spshoot
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Feb 1, 2018

0:45 - The future of Chicken Dinner

7:07 - Super Bowl LII Preview

17:30 - Super Bowl Props

Guests :: Fred Segal (29:40)... Lauren Joffe (34:00)... Barstool Chief (39:15)... Kelly in Vegas (45:55)... Shea in Irving (52:05)... Brian Bedo (1:01:00)... Sean Deaux (1:07:07)... Colorado Chuck (1:13:35)... Jonathan Hood (1:19:00)... Joe Ostrowski (1:27:00)

1:36:36 - OddsShark's Jon Campbell makes his final appearance

1:45:40 - Adios muchachos!

Jan 25, 2018

1:17 - Jaguars moneyline cost the Chicken Boys a perfect weekend!

8:50 - Super Bowl LII is all set

16:25 - Status check on Marv the Big Dog after he lost his 60-to-1 future to win the AFC Championship 

23:30 - Guests Abe Kanan and Ken Smith from The Mancow Show

Topics include early morning wake up calls, alarm clock etiquette, impersonations, prank calls, eating salad at the Horseshoe Hammond, roulette strategy, cash advances on credit cards, leaving radio shows for the OTB, Balmoral Park, Patriots-Eagles, paying for picks, Super Bowl squares and more

58:50 - OddsShark's Jon Campbell discusses the "Vegas Flu," hedging futures on Championship Sunday and early leans for Super Bowl LII

Jan 18, 2018

1:15 - Chicken Dinner celebrates 50 episodes!

3:45 - Case Keenum killed all the Saints futures

8:45 - Johnny Horns is back with a full report from Minnesota and Marv the Big Dog has an AFC future on the Jaguars at 60-to-1

24:48 - NFL Conference Championships Preview

37:00 - Guest Joe Ostrowski

Joe O is in the house to talk Chicken Dinner beginnings, getting the podcast off the ground in Aug. 2016, language barriers, travelling to Vegas, first touchdown bets, "the box," a Jaguars sprinkle, daily fantasy picks for this weekend and more

1:14:35 - OddsShark's Jon Campbell is ready for the conference championships and he's holding Vikings and Jaguars futures

Jan 11, 2018

0:40 - Another winning week of Chicken Picks and another coach crawled out of the box!

7:45 - Titans live to see another day, our Saints futures are still alive and a freshman quarterback from Hawaii helps Nick Saban out of the box

14:00 - NFL Divisional Round Preview

29:10 - Guest Bob Menery

Topics include Bob's explicit sports comedy, kickers missing field goals, Madden glitches, Joe Flacco's head falling off, Jay Cutler, interactions with celebrities, pitching a television show, building a brand and swearing at Sam

41:45 - OddsShark's Jon Campbell is back from vacation and he's ready to tackle the divisional round of the NFL Playoffs


Jan 4, 2018

1:19 - The NFL Playoffs are here! 

7:55 - Bengals spoil New Year's Eve in Baltimore, Georgia wins a double overtime shootout and Nick Saban dominates again with extra time to prepare

14:40 - Wild Card Weekend and National Championship Preview

30:55 - Guest Kevin Dziepak 

The 670 The Score utility knife and "Screamers and Howlers" host brings his soccer acumen to Chicken Dinner... Topics include promotions and relegations, the biggest upset ever (5000-1), Messi vs. Ronaldo, Team USA's failure, World Cup future bets, the White Sox rebuild and the legend of The Grobber

Dec 28, 2017

1:17 - Bill Snyder cost the Chicken Boys a winning parlay!

7:00 - Army delivers again, the Browns remain unbettable and Jimmy MF Garoppolo is 6-0 SU and ATS as a starter

12:21 - NFL Week 17 Preview

30:13 - Sam and Joe chop up the remaining college football bowl games

36:50 - Guest Kirk Rockwell, Winning Angle Sports

Topics include Kirk's 28 handicapping titles, betting horses with pizza money as a teenager, moving to Las Vegas out of college, avoiding temptation, receiving big checks, picking under pressure in contests, Kirk's handicapping process, his worst beat ever and plays for the College Football Playoff

Don't forget, all Chicken Dinner gear is 30% off through New Year's Eve. Click the promo link on Twitter or Facebook. Bawk!

Dec 22, 2017

1:20 - First losing week of Chicken Picks in a month

5:40 - Roll Vikings roll, a wild ending in Pittsburgh between the two best teams in the NFL and Jimmy Garoppolo is 5-0 SU/ATS as a starter

11:22 - NFL Week 16 Preview including "The Unbettable Game"

27:45 - Sam and Joe breakdown a handful of bowl games

34:00 - Adam Amin... Whoops! 

After two days of trying to recover the file, Sam was unable to salvage the 30 minute in-studio visit with Adam Amin of ESPN... RATS!

34:05 - OddsShark's Jon Campbell takes a crack at the second half of the college football bowl slate

Dec 14, 2017

2:10 - Recap of last weekend's picks

4:20 - Army beats Navy, the Browns blow it again and Eagles head coach Doug Pederson moves on from Carson Wentz's torn ACL

11:30 - NFL Week 15 Preview

27:35 - College football's early bowl slate

30:03 - Guests Fred Segal and Lauren Joffe

Topics include the "Freezing Cold Takes" Twitter feed, Joffe's new job, the best hot takers, Colin Cowherd, Clay Travis, LeBron James, Chicago update anchors, white knights, the worst takes, breaking up the Miami Heat, college football bowl picks, Northwestern football and Super Bowl sleepers

56:55 - OddsShark's Jon Campbell breaks down the first half of the college football bowl season

Dec 7, 2017

1:17 - Three straight winning weeks of Chicken Picks!

6:55 - Georgia rolls in the SEC Championship, Robbie Gould kicks the Bears down to 0-7 as favorites under John Fox plus an outstanding rant from Steelers safety Mike Mitchell

14:10 - NFL Week 14 Preview

33:45 - Sam and Joe are heads up on Army-Navy

34:30 - Guest Shea in Irving

Topics include the Cowboys’ playoff push, Bitcoin, losing a bet you’re overly confident about, the College Football Playoff, laying 1.5 points, worst excuses for a bookie, not getting paid on a winning Pick 4, making football picks on “The Dan Patrick Show,” Shea’s anonymity, living in Connecticut, Army-Navy and Shea’s early bowl leans

59:25 - Off an incredible regular season, OddsShark's Jon Campbell gives his initial thoughts on the College Football Playoff and early leans for bowl season

Nov 30, 2017

1:15 - NFL favorites covered at a 71% clip in November 

8:15 - Auburn knocks off another #1, a "premature explosion" in Philadelphia and Sam's Steelers are rolling right along

13:20 - NFL Week 13 Preview

31:40 - Conference championship weekend in college football

35:15 - Guest Patrick Everson from

Topics include covering sports betting in Las Vegas, Patrick's weekend tweet storms, interacting with multiple bookmakers, continued dominance from NFL favorites, sharps' love for the Browns and a big time wise guy sleeper in the AFC

54:55 - OddsShark's Jon Campbell looks ahead to another weekend card and celebrates another portfolio boost thanks to Marc Trestman's newest championship


Nov 23, 2017

1:23 - The guys recap Sam's 3-2 SuperContest weekend and a 2-1-1 Chicken weekend

9:17 - Game winning field goals, another brutal Browns beat, "SKOL SKOL SKOL!" and wedding advice from Mike Leach

16:00 - NFL Week 12 Preview

32:55 - New College Football Playoff rankings and Rivalry Weekend

39:20 - Guest Herb Lawrence 

Topics include moving back to Chicago, living in California for 10 months, dealing with junkies, Herb's early days at 670 The Score, his first bet, the hapless Illini football program, "Northwestern Syndrome," working with Joe O, swearing switches, Eloy Jimenez and being a diehard White Sox fan working for the Cubs' flagship radio station

1:05:50 - OddsShark's Jon Campbell breaks down Thanksgiving day pigskin and busy football weekend including a Grey Cup pick!

Nov 16, 2017

1:30 - Chicken Dinner has a new sponsor!

7:03 - Down go the Irish, Patriots blowout Brock Lobster, Celtics' historic ATS start and Nick Saban's stance on ripped jeans

14:45 - NFL Week 11 Preview

32:15 - Any chance the guys take Illinois +41? 

38:35 - CBB futures with the Bubble Gum Gods

After giving out Gonzaga 70-1 and UCLA 55-1 last season, the BGGs have assembled four future bucket bets for this season 

48:15 - Guest Illinois State Representative Michael Zalewski

Topics include the push to legalize fantasy sports betting in Illinois, why daily fantasy involves skill, the millions of dollars it has made the State of New York, the Supreme Court's upcoming sports betting case and the future of sports gambling in America

59:03 - OddsShark's Jon Campbell helps break down the weekend card and he's pumped with last week's Auburn 40-1 pick to win the national championship

Nov 9, 2017

:40 - Somehow it's almost the middle of November

4:50 - Updated Super Bowl odds and a new favorite for NFL MVP

8:10 - Boomer hysteria, turkey holes and Leach God talking mascots

13:20 - NFL Week 10 Preview

31:35 - More marquee matchups in college football

38:50 - Guest Tim Doyle

Topics include backdoor covers, betting at age 9, playing the ponies, fading your friends that never win, box conversations, fading Scott Van Pelt, following bets at family parties, watching Hawaii games after midnight at McFadden's, crazy people, squaring off against LeBron James in high school, Doyle's hair, birthdays at the dog track and a brutal beat at the hands of Kevin Willis

1:10:01 - OddsShark's Jon Campbell touches on in-season handicapping and making the proper adjustments 

Nov 2, 2017

:40 - The SuperContest slide continues

6:10 - The guys react to the first rankings in the College Football Playoff

9:20 - Jimmy Graham is starting to get the ball

11:30 - Crazy money is flying around on the 2017 World Series

13:40 - NFL Week 9 Preview

26:33 - Another compelling college football weekend 

30:25 - Guest Brian Bedo 

Topics include the public's recent NFL heater, finding the right underdogs this week, betting the NBA, the TNT Bulls, Derrick Rose's legacy, betting with the custodian in first grade, hammering the Big West while in college, Vegas trips and last year's personal mission against the Falcons

49:20 - Betting basketball with "The Butcher" 

Topics include juicy dogs in the NBA, avoiding hoops on Halloween and New Year's Eve, moneyline Fridays with Sacramento, following the league every night, picks for Rookie of the Year and MVP, Bill Cartwright's jumper vs. Joakim Noah's jumper and sharable stories from multiple Vegas trips 

Oct 26, 2017

:40 - This past weekend was a blood bath

8:50 - Updated Super Bowl odds

10:45 - Sam and Joe missed the boat on sharing an NBA MVP bet last week

15:15 - Week 8 NFL Preview

33:23 - A four-pack of college football games: Michigan-Rutgers, Northwestern-Sparty, Notre Dame-NC State, Ohio State-Penn State 

37:43 - Guest Nick Shepkowski

Topics include social media etiquette, Barstool vs. ESPN, Notre Dame football, Shep gambling against his Dad, bad beats, betting the balance on Lady Vols moneylines, Chinese basketball heaters, a Blackhawks wager with Dan McNeil, Bears predictions and a dinner bet with Herb Lawrence

1:06:35 - Jonny OddsShark aims to bounce back from his first losing weekend in college football 

Oct 19, 2017

:40 - Chicken Dinner celebrates a 3-1 weekend!

1:45 - Meet the newest member of the show

3:00 - Time to recap a wild weekend of football

11:11 - Week 7 NFL Preview

26:35 - A five-pack of college football games

33:45 - Guest Barstool Big Cat

The Barstool Sports star and ESPN2 host discusses impersonating Chris Berman on the NFL Primetime set, Jay Cutler's volleyball tournament, his first bet, stuttering bookies, Marc Trestman, Sammy Sosa, Mitch Trubisky, leaving Chicago for NYC, meeting PFT Commenter for the first time, Grit Week, his expanding rolodex and partying with the Stanley Cup

52:10 - The college football scorcher continues for Jonny OddsShark

Oct 12, 2017

:40 - It's a new era of Chicken Dinner

4:20 - Washington State head coach Mike Leach wants to expand the College Football Playoff

10:45 - Updated Super Bowl Odds

14:00 - Week 6 NFL Preview

27:15 - A few thoughts on Week 7 of College Football

30:03 - Guest Wes Reynolds

MLB Playoffs, preseason NBA totals, NCAA sanctions and investigations, college basketball futures, bad beats, a "hold your nose bet" in the NFL and why it's tough to fade prick head coaches

54:00 - OddsShark's Jon Campbell is on a college football heater! 


Oct 5, 2017

1:05 - Sam was in Las Vegas during the shooting 

6:58 - Joe explains why this is his last episode of Chicken Dinner

29:01 - Guest Shea in Irving

48:11 - Guest Jon Campbell brought to you by

54:48 - Goodbye

Sep 28, 2017

The number of dogs and overs in Week 3 was a shock to just about everyone except Joe and Sam

7:03 - Week 4 NFL Preview

23:50 - College Football slate for Friday and Saturday

31:23 - Guest Artie Lange

Lightning bets, Artie's first and largest sports wager, hating Odell Beckham, collapsing in Chicago, the infamous Joe Buck Live appearance, and his new book "Is That Blood or Hawaiian Punch?" is covered in this interview

48:24 - Guest Jon Campbell, brought to you by

Is it going to be a week for favorites? As always, Jon also shares his favorite plays in the NFL and CFB, including a TNF Bears-Packers bet

Sep 21, 2017

:40 - A SuperContest update and a Chicken change?

5:38 - The upcoming Chicken Dinner guest list is star-studded

8:53 - The Week 3 NFL Preview includes every game on the slate!

36:33 - The guys look at 4 College Football games

43:25 - R.I.P. Shea in Irving?

44:46 - Guest Jon Campbell, brought to you by

Will the unders stop? Jonny Oddsshark also shares his favorite CFB and NFL plays

50:52 - Chicken!

Sep 14, 2017

:40 - The SuperContest consensus got smashed in Week 1

6:43 - A full NFL Week 2 Preview

23:36 - An atrocious slate of College Football this weekend

27:32 - Guest Evan Silva

Rotoworld's Senior Football Editor talks about the best and worst teams on film in Week 1, teams he's buying/selling, previews Bears-Bucs, gives his 2017 sleepers, and the best DFS plays at QB 

41:48 - Guest Jon Campbell via

Jonny Oddsshark gives out his favorite NFL/CFB plays and explains why fading the public isn't always a viable strategy

49:30 - Chicken

Sep 7, 2017

7:41 - NFL Week 1 Preview

22:50 - CFB Preview

31:49 - Guest David Kaplan

Kap discussed a horrible bad beat in a Survivor Pool, Kappy's favorite Week 1 plays, and how he ruined the Scottie Pippen for Shawn Kemp trade

51:39 - Guest Jon Campbell brought to you by

Jonny OddsShark shares his best bets for the NFL, CFB, and Super Bowl futures

59:15 - Chicken Picks

1:04:24 - Guest Lauren Joffe

The Spin Zone called the Howard upset and gives her long shot of the week

Aug 31, 2017

2:40 - College Football is back! The guys look at all the wild line movement, Alabama-Florida StMichigan-FloridaCFB futures

18:56 - Clay Travis and Kelly in Vegas

Turning down FS1 twice, Clay's Titans, Kelly's Broncos, mixing sports and politics, and Nick Saban are discussed

39:22 - Rob Pizzola

The Prediction Machine breaks down his favorite NFL teams in 2017 and gives his Super Bowl prediction

52:05 - Team Brazil of Jhenny Andrade, Paulo Antunes, Richard Laver

Learn about these international stars and hear the best BAWK! of all-time

Aug 24, 2017

1:55 - Mayweather vs McGregor

10:03 - NFL MVP odds

14:58 - Heisman Trophy odds

22:55 - The Pick Six Podcast crew of Pete PriscoWill Brinson, and Nick Kostos bring the FIRE! In between throwing insults at each other, the guys argue about the NFC SouthMitch Trubisky, sleeper teams, Eli Manning vs Dak PrescottDolphins with Jay CutlerBengals, and their Super Bowl predictions!

49:27 - Nick Bogdanovich interview

The William Hill Director of Trading invited the guys over to the Will Hill hub in Vegas. They discussed adjusting lines on the fly, legalizing sports betting, NFL surprise teams, sharp CFB action coming in, Mayweather-McGregor, and what's next for the industry.

Aug 17, 2017

0:30 - The fellas relive their 3-day Vegas trip, courtesy of their friends at OddsShark...the great and the bad

18:14 - Chris Andrews interview

A conversation in the office of The South Point's Sports Book Director included the $880K Mayweather bet they took, his CFB power rankings, his biggest mistake as a bookmaker, how teaser bets might change, NFL sleepers, and advice for new bettors

39:55 - Richard Roeper interview, thanks to during their Boozy Brunch at Caesars Palace

Roeper is known for being a film critic, but he's also a huge sports fan that authored "Bet the House" after he gambled over $1,000 a day for 30 days. The guys also talked about dealing with the Cubs World Series as a die hard White Sox fan, working with Roger Ebert, getting ripped by David Letterman, the most successful movie that he didn't like, and his Top 5 films of all-time

56:23 - The guys preview next week's show, which includes a ton of NFL and bookmaking information


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