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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Now displaying: December, 2016
Dec 30, 2016

The Browns won their first game, a surprise guest host and the Chicken Picks remain en fuego!

A longtime Chicken supporter fills in for Joe Ostrowski this week. (1:33)

Sam Panayotovich and Brian Bedo begin the show examining exact matchup odds for Super Bowl LI. (5:15)

Handicapping approaches for the always dangerous NFL Week 17 are discussed. Some teams have clinched postseason berths while most are on the outside looking in. How many games are worth playing? (9:15)

The big boy college football bowl games are finally here and the guys are ready to wet their beaks. (26:23)

Another character in the Chicken Dinner rolodex joins the party. Marv the Big Dog comes in-studio to tell us why there's money to be made in the NBA. (30:56)

Can strip clubs affect the outcomes of pro basketball games? (44:08)

The guys have one NFL and three CFB Chicken Picks to close the show. (45:48)

Dec 22, 2016

The public won't die, Nick Kostos, and Chicken Picks!

Another week of the joes filling their pockets with cash. (1:25)

Joe Ostrowski and Sam Panayotovich have time to break down the entire NFL Week 16 slate since college football doesn't offer up much until later in the bowl season. (5:55)

Has there ever been or will there ever be a good quarterback named Matt? (17:10)

Sam has a #hottake on the immediate exits of two NFL teams from the postseason. (22:30)'s Nick Kostos calls in with his top NFL and college plays, worst "bad beats" of his gambling life, and his best team in football will surprise you. (31:13)

The guys have four NFL Chicken Picks to close the show. (46:15)



Dec 15, 2016

Shea In Irving in-studio and the Chicken Picks are on fire!

Joe Ostrowski and Sam Panayotovich are on a Chicken Heater. (1:25)

There are only three weeks left in the regular season and we still have no idea which teams will make it to The Super Bowl. Parity in the NFL is a beautiful thing. (5:30)

Sam thinks the Bears love Matt Barkley and Ryan Pace will pass on drafting a quarterback in the 1st round again. (10:30)

Shea In Irving is in the house with a bottle of tequila in hand! You never know where a conversation with Shea will take you. The guys discuss his hatred for Jason Garrett and Joe Buck, dreading a family road trip, bad beats, celebrity friends, they give a Week 15 NFL PreviewCollege Football Bowl Picks, Dak Prescott vs Tony Romo, and how the Cowboys season will end. (14:50)

The boys look to keep their streak rolling with The Chicken Picks and the dogs are barking! (1:12:56)

Dec 8, 2016

ESPN's Adam Amin in-studio, MLB Futures on the move, and Chicken Picks!

Joe Ostrowski and Sam Panayotovich were so damn close to a perfect 4-0 last week. The Bubble Gum Gods gave Chickenheads a gift with UCLA before the college basketball season started! (1:45)

Believe it or not, the White Sox are making moves and Rick Hahn is leading the charge. Books adjust after the Chris Sale trade. (2:35)

The Week 14 NFL Preview includes Raiders-Chiefs, Steelers-Bills, Bears-Lions, Redskins-Eagles, Broncos-Titans, Cowboys-Giants, Seahawks-Packers, Ravens-Patriots, and whether or not the Bucs are for real. (7:30)

ESPN Broadcaster and Chicago guy Adam Amin drops by the studio for an extended conversation. Some of the topics were his career path, finishing second for the White Sox television job, favorite broadcasters growing up, announcing The Kick Six Iron Bowl, going viral, working point spreads into a game broadcast, and the weeklong preparation leading up to a game. (19:50)

The fellas brought 4 NFL Chicken Picks to continue last week's success. (55:55)


Dec 2, 2016

Chicago's Hell, NFL Futures, Pete Fiutak, and Chicken Picks!

Joe Ostrowski and Sam Panayotovich explain why Joe is on a remote location and  it has something to do with the worst place in Chicago. (1:00)

Gronk is hurt and the list of potential Super Bowl teams won't stop growing. The guys explain which NFL Futures have value. (5:15)'s Pete Fiutak calls in to discuss the format for the perfect college football playoff, DeShone Kizer, conference championship games, and his favorite picks of the weekend. (13:05)

The NFL Preview looks at the Lions-Saints, Bills-Raiders, Chiefs-Falcons, and Giants-Steelers. (33:30)

Their glance at the CFB games includes Oklahoma St-Oklahoma, Washington-Colorado, Alabama-Florida, and Wisconsin-Penn St. (38:15)

Joe and Sam close out the show with their four Chicken Picks of the weekend! (44:30)