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Three & Out

Three & Out

Join Three & Out twice a week for a look at the top stories around the NFL! Between our Monday-morning Key Takeaways, our midweek Big Show with big-time NFL guests and our special live shows, Three & Out's three sports-media pros bring you everything you need to know about the league.

Hosts Samantha Bunten (@SamanthaBunten) of NBC Sports, Ty Schalter (@TySchalter on Twitter) of and Mike Schottey (@Schottey on Twitter) break down the game both on and off the field--and we pick the full slate of NFL games every week, courtesy of Follow us on Twitter or Instagram at @ThreeOutPod!

Recent Episodes

KC Joyner of The Athletic Fantasy joins the Big Show: Deshaun Watson, Zero RB, WR Situations

June 30, 2022

Fantasy drafts are almost here, and @KCJoynerTFS is here to help! We talk Deshaun Watson dynasty implications, WRs in new situations, and the future of the Zero RB strategy with. The crew also discusses Terry McLaurin's e…

Mina Kimes of ESPN joins the Big Show! Roger Goodell defending Dan Snyder before Congress, Pete Carroll, Rob Gronkowski, etc.

June 23, 2022

Is there anyone you'd rather listen to on Roger Goodell, Dan Snyder, and Congress than @minakimes? US NEITHER, so we asked her to break down today's proceedings--as well as Gronk's second """retirement,""" Pete Carroll, and …

Jarrett Bailey (Sports Illustrated, The 33rd Team) joins the Big Show! Minkah Fitzpatrick, Spanos Drama, lots more

June 17, 2022

We were lucky to get @JBaileyNFL on right after some big-time Steelers news! We picked his brain on the Minkah Fitzpatrick extension, Spanos family drama, and lots lots more.

A.J. Perez (Front Office Sports) joins the Big Show: Broncos sale, Deshaun Watson scandal, future of watching NFL

June 9, 2022

We were lucky to snag @byajperez when the Broncos just sold, more allegations against Deshaun Watson just dropped, and Silicon Valley looks ready to change the NFL media landscape. Ty Schalter, Samantha Bunten and Michael…

Recent Blog Posts

Respecting Mental Health Doesn't Mean Excusing Antonio Bro…

While many have speculated that troubled NFL Wide Receiver Antonio Brown has a mental health problem, it's possible to be respectful of mental health iss…

New Year, New Pod | Three & Out - YOUR National NFL Podcast

After closing out 2021 with its best month yet, Three & Out has big plans for 2022 (and beyond).

About the Hosts

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Ty Schalter

Co-Host, Producer

Ty Schalter is a professional writer and talker at FiveThirtyEight, Pickwatch and Three & Out

Samantha Bunten


Samantha Bunten is a Senior NFL Analyst and Content Director at NBCS & Co-Host of Three & Out

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Michael Schottey

Co-Host & Booker

Michael Schottey is the Head of Content at, a Scouting Assistant for the College Gridiron Showcase and coaches High School and Youth Football. He is also a Co-Host for Three & Out.