Breaking down the loss and what needs to improve with featured fan Joe. We also catch up with WR Natey Adjei and the CFPN game preview with Tony Allen from Rouge Radio! Brought to you by United Construction Company.
Featured Fan JT West joins the boys to talk about his fandom, the Esks big win, and CFL Pick'Em. Andrew finds out more about #58 OL Travis Bond. Clay from the Argosfancast joins in for the CFPN game preview. #CFL #Esks #Argo
Joined by Esks' kicker Sean Whyte for a look back at how he got to the Eskimos, his younger playing days, living in Edmonton and what some of the guys on the team are like. We also recap the Esks loss, another History moment and set up this week’s game. Brought to you by United Construction Company.
Back after the longest game in CFL history, we are joined by Esks in game host Chris Scheetz to break it down. Fan poll winner Nate Behar talks about his 2 point convert and Podskeeweewee Josh joins us for this week’s CFPN game preview! Brought to you by United Construction Company.
Week 1 is here! Superfan Mike and Andrew are joined by Brian to chat about the wrap of training camp and who made the team. We catch up with Fan Vote winner Jordan Robinson and John from Blue Bomber Talk joins in for the CFPN Game preview. Plus, Esks History, Westivus in the Park announcement and Night Before Football!
A packed show with featured fan Ed, GM Brock Sunderland and the first two draft picks for the Esks Godfrey Onyeka and Jordan Beaulieu. We talk drafting guys, camp so far, the loss to the Bombers and Fan Day! Plus, a History moment and more preseason pick-em. It's a packed show! www.eskempire.ca
Paul is in town for his yearly training camp pilgrimage, which means it's time for the Jimmy Gains award! (and we talk to the winner) We break down camp and the first preseason Esks win. Plus, new CFL rules and setting up this week's game. eskempire.ca
It's our third Podiversary and we welcome Doug Mclean back into the Turf District to talk all things training camp and preview the Esks v Riders preseason game. We even branch out to some other CFL news. Brought to you by United Construction Company.
Our favorite radio Esks voices, Morley Scott an Dave Campbell, return to the Turf District to set up the Esks 2018 team. We cover the draft and breakdown each phase of the team to this point. Plus, Superfan takes us back to Esks past drafts in the History Segment. Check out all things Empire at eskempire.ca.
Current Eskimo Wide Receiver Kenny Stafford sits down for a one on one conversation with Andrew. They cover mini-camp, how he grew up in football, meeting his Dad and being a Grey Cup champ. Brought to you by United Construction Company.
The gang welcomes Duane Vienneau and Lauren Farnell from the 2018 Grey Cup Committee to talk about the Bring the Heat Festival! We cover Esks mini-camp from Las Vegas, who to watch for in camp and the history segment features Brian Fryar. Brought to you by United Construction Company.
The gang is back in the Turf District for the first time since January and they have A LOT to catch up on. We cover the roster and coaching moves by the Esks, some news items, and review CFL Week. And we announce the new title sponsor United Construction Company!
We were lucky to get the audio from Randy's Road Trip and the Esks Town Hall. Thanks to the Esks for letting us get this out!
The gang is back! Andrew, Superfan Mike and Web Mistress Kayla return to the Turf District to talk about the Esks “off season” so far. The introduction of The Eskimo History Moment is followed by The Esks: By Position segment. Plus, we set up the Westivus party!
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Andrew and Kayla go over the final game for the Esks in 2017. The good, the bad, “the call”, and the best parts from the season. A recap of the East Final and our picks for the 105th Grey Cup.
The gang is back after a week off and joined by Esks Alumnus Rick Walters (Eskimos 1999-2003) !! He tells us about the 2003 Grey Cup win, coaching the Huskies now and probably the best introduction to football story ever! We cover the big Esks Semifinal win and preview this week’s West Final!
The playoffs are coming! Doug is back in the Turf District to talk about the Esks 4 game win streak and how they extend that streak against the Riders. Jeannine calls in to talk about all the 2017 Grey Cup Festival events. And the History segment is going streaking!!
We are winding down the regular season and the Esks are getting hot at the right time. Featured Fan Shawn joins the boys to talk about the latest heart stopping win, Maas meltdowns, Bowman’s return and all the CFL scoreboard. #StrikeTheC is also in full effect.
The whole team is back to discuss the 2-game Eskimos win streak. The Esks' History segment revisits the Johnny Bright incident. Then Marshall Ferguson, from TSN 1150 from Hamilton, joins in to talk about his journey in football, last week’s games and our Pick'ems for this week!
We finally have a win to talk about! Matt joins the guys to break down the Thanksgiving day win. He grew up around the Esks and tells us about his time working with the team, making bonds with players and what the Mandrusiaks mean to the Esks. Truly a huge part of “The Eskimo Way”. Plus, we talk to Hakuna Matata (Mulumba-Tshimanga) and Euclid Cummings!
Canadian Football Hall of Fame writer Terry Jones pops into the Turf District to tell us about his storied career, the Epic Legacy book and his thoughts on the current Esks team. The Esks History segment goes way, WAY back and our PickEms have some interesting twists. Plus, the launch of eskempire.ca! Find all the social links on the website!
The team is together again to talk bye week and it’s week’s huge Esks game. Plus, joined by Brian Ramsay from the CFLPA, and current players Danny Groulx and Bryant Mitchell!!
Andrew, Mike and Kayla gather in the Turf District to review yet another loss. With so much to work on, the gang talks about where the team needs to focus and what are the positives left to talk about. Some Empire Therapy for the bye week.
Featured Fan Matt Pretty (@mattpretty) joins the gang to chat about the heartbreaking and frustrating fourth loss in a row. They all find the positives and what the team needs to do to get back on the win column. Plus, interesting Pick'ems this week!
Andrew is joined by Web Mistress Kayla and Brazilian Ty to break down the Esks third loss, as they fall to the Stamps on Labor Day. The gang goes over all the Labor Day weekend fun and sets up the huge rematch this coming week. Plus, a new sponsor and contest!