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.

Brought to you by

Latest Episodes

3rd Degree the Podcast #152

March 10, 2022

3rd Degree the Podcast #152

This week on 3rd Degree the Podcast, Peter Welpton, Dan Crooke, and Buzz Carrick are all in on the season.  Despite the loss in New England, it was a positive performance with one glaring negative.  FCD now looks ahead to Nashville; Buzz had a good Tuesday training visit, a first look at Alan Velasco, and chat with Coach Nico; and on top of that, he makes a big prediction of a new starter.  Plus a little North Texas SC news. 3rd Degree the Podcast is brought to you by Soccer90.com. 20% Off Sitewide for All 3rd Degree Podcast listeners with Promo Code 3RDDEGREE on Soccer90.com.Music by Pappy Check! ...

Play

01:02:12

3rd Degree the Podcast #151

March 03, 2022

3rd Degree the Podcast #151

This week on 3rd Degree the Podcast your hosts - Peter Welpton, Dan Crooke, and Buzz Carrick - break down the start of the 2022 MLS season for FC Dallas and there's plenty of good and bad to chew on. Your trio looks ahead to the Revs this weekend, talks trouble-spots and worries, discusses the rough schedule, and makes predictions for when we will see Alan Velasco.  Plus there's lots of credit for the fantastic changes we are seeing in all phases of the FCD organization. And a tiny bit of Rugby talk. 3rd Degree the Podcast is brought to you by Soccer90.com. 20% Off Sitewide for All 3rd Degree Podcast listeners with Promo Code 3RDDEGREE on Soccer90.com.Music by Pappy Check! ...

Play

01:28:39

3rd Degree the Podcast #150

February 24, 2022

3rd Degree the Podcast #150

150 episodes!!  Hard to imagine we'd get this far.  The season is around the corner, your hosts - Peter Welpton, Buzz Carrick, and Dan Crooke - break down the final preseason tuneup.  Antonio Carrera signed, Blaine Ferri is going to sign, Nanu is in camp (finally), Jimmy Maurer is back in training, but Franco Jara is not. Your Trio predicts the weekend FC Dallas lineup, makes 2020season predictions, and then it's kit nerd time again. 3rd Degree the Podcast is brought to you by Soccer90.com. 20% Off Sitewide for All 3rd Degree Podcast listeners with Promo Code 3RDDEGREE on Soccer90.com.Music by Pappy Check! ...

Play

01:30:48

3rd Degree the Podcast #149

February 17, 2022

3rd Degree the Podcast #149

This week on 3rd Degree the Podcast there are two preseason games for your hosts - Peter Welpton, Dan Crooke, and Buzz Carrick - to dig into, one worth talking about, the other not so much.  With the FC Dallas kit dropping on Friday we've got plenty of kit talk. Peter brings us 5 talking points of the spring to deep dive on.  Mr. Welpton drops a Hollingshead-related Huntsmen Dump on us.  And then it's crazy DTID storytime. All that and more on 3rd Degree the Podcast.3rd Degree the Podcast is brought to you by Soccer90.com. 20% Off Sitewide for All 3rd Degree Podcast listeners with Promo Code 3RDDEGREE on Soccer90.com.Music by Pappy Check! ...

Play

01:20:28

3rd Degree the Podcast #148

February 11, 2022

3rd Degree the Podcast #148

And so it ends. On this week's 3rd Degree the Podcast your hosts - Peter Welpton, Dan Crooke, and Buzz Carrick try to explain the departure of Ryan Hollingshead.  After the tears, there's time for kit talk, Keeny Cooper discussion, injury updates, practice observations, and a check-off of who went with who when the North Texas SC and FCD squads split this week. Plus Buzz predicts Antonio Carrera is making the FCD roster as their 3rd keeper.    3rd Degree the Podcast is brought to you by Soccer90.com. 20% Off Sitewide for All 3rd Degree Podcast listeners with Promo Code 3RDDEGREE on Soccer90.com.Music by Pappy Check! ...

Play

01:25:11

3rd Degree the Podcast #147

February 04, 2022

3rd Degree the Podcast #147

No in-town FC Dallas training? No Scrimmage coverage?  Don't worry DTID fam, we've still got all the Los Toros you can handle.  What the US Men's team tells us about how FCD will play? Check.  A report on the scrimmage from 3rd Degree when even FCD didn't have any info? Check.  Bigger impact Velasco or Arriola? Check.  What is FCD still missing on the roster? Check. The start of North Texas SC camp? Check. US Open Cup First Round matchups?  Check.  3rd Degree the Podcast is brought to you by Soccer90.com. 25% Off Sitewide for All 3rd Degree Podcast listeners with Promo Code 3RDDEGREE on Soccer90.com.Music by Pappy Check! ...

Play

01:08:27