Who is the best team in the National League? That answer seems to keep changing with each week, but we do know the top 5 best. Ryan Fagan, writer for the Sporting News, saw all of those ball clubs and wrote up a playoff preview. He joined Chris to talk about what is ahead.

Was their anything to learn from the Rams in the final preseason game though most of the starters did not play? Scott Warmann checked in with Chris after the game as the Rams’ subs beat the Baltimore Ravens’ subs 24-21.

What has Tony La Russa been up to lately? Jordan Schultz, sports columnist for the Huffington Post, spent some time recently with the former Cardinals manager. He joined Chris to discuss that experience, plus talked baseball and opening night for college football.

Games in college football began on Thursday night. NFL games begin late next week. Let the madness of odds, over-unders, etc. begin. Every week beginning with this show, Chris will speak with Paul Bessire of PredictionMachine.com, who plays the game 50,000 times before it is actually played.