3rd Degree the Podcast

The Podcast of 3rd Degree, Independent coverage of pro soccer in North Texas with a focus on FC Dallas, founded in 1997.

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April 29, 2020

3rd Degree the Podcast #59

This week on 3rd Degree the Podcast, Buzz Carrick is joined by Denton Diablos owner Damon Gochneaur. The talk dives into the Diablos, the working economics of lower division pro soccer in the United States, and the impact the Covid-19 shutdown is having on the game at the division four level. ...

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April 17, 2020

3rd Degree the Podcast #58

During this pandemic shutdown, our look back at the history of FC Dallas moves into the FC Dallas section. Special guest Tobias Xavier Lopez, long time beat writer at the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, joins us to break down the early days in Pizza Hut Park from 2005 to 2009. ...

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April 09, 2020

3rd Degree the Podcast #57

This week on 3rd Degree the Podcast we continue our deep dive into FC Dallas franchise history with Dallas Burn Part Two, 2000 to 2004. Once again I'm joined by the club’s first fan, the El Jefe himself, Dustin Christmann. Let's go long in the way back machine and talk Dallas Burn. ...

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April 03, 2020

3rd Degree the Podcast #56

Our forced Spring of Discontent continues so 3rd Degree the Podcast is going deep on FC Dallas franchise history. The club's first fan, founder of the first Dallas Burn supporters club The Inferno, the El Jefe himself, Dustin Christmann, joins Buzz to talk about the Burn. Let's dig deep, fellow FC Dallas fans, and walk through FC Dallas history with Dallas Burn Part One, 1996 to 1999. ...

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March 27, 2020

3rd Degree the Podcast #55

With the soccers in virus shutdown, we forgo the normal format and bring in a special guest - Matt Denny, General Manager of North Texas Soccer Club sits down with Buzz Carrick for a 45 minute chat about the FC Dallas feeder club. Topics include Notts County, the 2019 season, the FCD pipeline, budget constraints, the Corona shutdown, moving to Arlington, expectations for 2020 season (if it happens), and the dream stadium scenario. ...

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March 19, 2020

3rd Degree the Podcast #54

The self isolating trio, who've been recording this pod remotely from each other for a year already so this isn't new, turn to questions from listeners for content. Let's see how that goes.... ...

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