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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 77

What a wild ride this year's Championship was.  The favorites, out.  The underdogs, in. Let's jump in.  Taking a look at the players (1:35) the course (46:25) and the coverage (1:17:28).  BOB will even give you something to do while you are...

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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 76

Winthrop.  Possibly the most hallowed ground in our sport.  I love this place. Every year it does some changing, though.  Let's take a look at the good, the bad and the cheese themed. (6:07) Can anyone take down Paul? (34:32) The other big change this...

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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 75

Paul Paul Paul Paul Paul (1:17) Paige Paige Paige Paige Paige(37:16) Then we get to talk about the other topics that bubbled up during the week about the things that happened on the course.(1:05:03) Lastly, BOB brings a friend named Hank to get us ready. (1:29:18) 

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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 74

It's a pretty simple case that I'm making;  there isn't a good, objective reason to pick anyone other than Paul or Paige.  I've got 4 criteria that I use to lay out why Paul(2:09) and Paige (29:34) will be writing 5x in about a week; despite the best efforts...

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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 73

Kevin goes wire to wire for his first signature win.  Wow.  So well done.(1:54) On the FPO side, we had, in my opinion, the best battle in many, many years.  Let's dig in to what gave PP the edge. (22:54) Because of this battle, and the one currently...

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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 72

Greatness.  We got to see it in both fields at The Beast in Nokia, Finland.  Let's talk how Paul tracked them down (2:01) and how Paige ran away from the pack (19:45).  It is eerily similar to what happened in Idlewild last year where Paige ran away...

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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 71

Welcome back to Milo.  A fantastic course with great players battling it out.  Let's look at how the Eagle was able to soar (2:45) and how PP held off the thundering Cat.(29:41) After the tourney, Jomez Pro, surprisingly, stepped into it on social media.  Let's talk...

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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 70

Drew, Eagle and Simon all had a chance to win and all missed a big putt on the last 3 holes.  Let's talk about who was able to best recover.(2:24) Paige and Cat were at it again and it was wonderful. (29:24) Milo is 22 miles down the road but it is a completely...

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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 69

How can you not be happy about GG winning?  A great performance across the board and dodged the muddy, rainy bullet that got just about everyone else.  Cat, on the other hand, was expected to win and did in, once again, a dominating fashion.(1:51) Let's head...

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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 68

Ricky and Catrina will have to spend some time in the penalty box for the beating that they just gave their opponents in San Francisco.  Let's look at the wild stats that accompany that stroll through the best in the world.(2:23)  But, DeLa is the next...

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On The Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 67

Last years visit to San Francisco gave us a bunch of great golfers throwing great.  Can we expect the same this year? (2:43) On the FPO side, Sarah Hokom shockingly lapped the field on the sort of course that isn't her strong suit.  Can she repeat with Cat...

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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 66

Both Open divisions came down to the 72nd hole.  Amazing.  Let's discuss the golf side of things of MPO (2:08) and FPO (35:48).  But there were other story lines from the FPO action that deserve a mention (57:20). Also a movie came out last week that...

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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 65

A little bit of rain happened in Jonesboro, plus some pretty amazing golf considering the conditions.  Let's take a look at how Paul did Paul things in the final round. (1:53) On the FPO side, there were a couple of challengers but it turned into the Cat and...

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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 64

The DGPT is back on the schedule this weekend.  Let's talk about who the favorites are. This is a big course with lots of trouble.  That's why I think it comes down to only 2 different folks who could win in MPO. (1:34)  On the FPO side of things, I...

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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 63

Battles on top of battles.  What a tournament.  Let's talk about Paul and Rick 1 on 1 like it is 2016 (1:49).  Let's talk about Paige and Cat, just a different Paige this time (30:12).  Let's talk about what the DGPT did right in the coverage,...

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On The Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 62

Let's head down to Texas to talk about DGPT stop #2 at the Waco Annual Charity Open.  Jerm is the two time defending champ but there is lots of trouble at the Beast.  Let's take a look at how difficult this course plays. (1:31) The FPO division doesn't get a...

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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 61

Wow, a few birdies out in the desert.  Let's look at how Simon and Eagle slayed these courses.(1:44)  On the FPO side of things, we have and seasoned champion versus someone new to the stage.  Let's try to figure out why it ended up the way that it...

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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 60

Calvin looked in the eyes of the best golfers and stared them down.  Wow.  What an impressive win.  Let's look at that as well as some other interesting things that happened in Vegas.  The Memorial is up next and always a birdie, slug fest. ...

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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 59

Wow.  No disc golf but a ton of stuff happening.  Let's recap Paul leaving Innova and all the other changes.  Is this good for disc golf?  Is this good for other pro players? The DGPT made a massive announcement in their changing of media...

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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 58

Everything about this tournament was bonkers; the stacked field, the format, the final round, the island boundary.  Let's talk about all of it.  Now that the "season is over" let's give ear to the rumor mill to see about possible team changes.  Then BOB...

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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 56

Paul/Kevin/James, wow.  It went from a run away to a nail biter and we are all so happy that we got to see it.  Let's look at what propelled Paul and what doomed his chasers.  Secondly, the stats tell us something very interesting and I want you to pick...

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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 55

The Championship has arrived.  One of the most looked forward to events on the disc golf calendar and for good reason.  Let's take a look at the recent history to remember the prestige and hopefully give us an insight as to who can lift the trophy this...

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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 54

Barsby and Bjerkaas.  Wow.  Not many saw this coming and not many are upset about it.  Two great, feel-good stories, as well as two gutsy performances had everyone smiling. Let's take a deep dive at the most critical moments and see what they had to...

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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 53

I'm saying that there are only 5 men and 2 women that can win this tournament, plus 2 dark horses.  See if my reasoning holds up.  As an added bonus, you can see what Ron Burgundy and Gracie Hart have in common.  Then BOB is gonna remind you of...

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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 52

James was amazing.  Paul was really good.  Ricky seemingly thought his all time great round from Saturday meant he didn't have to play well on Sunday.  2nd on the box is going to look at the busy week on disc golf social media and the Ledgestone Open...

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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 51

Nate is awesome.  That is all.  Let's look at how awesome. Then we look ahead to another daunting course where only the best will survive.  But before we totally leave Peoria, let's look at the controversies that surround Ledgestone and see if they hold...

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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 50

Josh did everyone wrong last year.  Can he repeat?  Who has the best chance on this type of course?  Will experience matter.  Second on the box this week will look at an interesting rule that I played in an unsanctioned event recently and how it...

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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 49

It isn't called Idle-normal.  Let's take a look at what happened in Kentucky with the divergent rounds of Kevin Jones and Paul McBeth.  2nd on the box will be a discussion about TDs/Sponsors and camera crews.  When one makes demands on the other, who...

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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 48

Is the game broken or did Eagle just play that well?  Let's take a look at the first MPO Major of the year that just happened in the Czech Republic.  Idlewild will present a completely different type of golf for us to watch.  This course has lots of...

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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 47

Wow.  What is there to say?  Paul was magnificent.  Because of this incredibly unique round, we will have to do the show a bit different.  First, we will look at the course.  Then we will look at Paul's round and where it fits into...

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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 46

Utah was amazing.  The scenery and the final round play.  You know there was something special when two guys shooting 1089 isn't the biggest story. Let's go from playing near the mountain to playing on the side of one.  Next up is the Discraft Great...

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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 45

The masses saw the beauty of the Utah Open course last year and we have a huge spike in players in both divisions.  Will last year's champs be able to repeat? 3rd on the Box tackles the question...What does a good TD look like? Lastly, BOB is going to ask you to...

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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 44

Contrary to what cartoons would tell us, Cats and Birds did very well together at Milo McIver this weekend.  Let's look at how they did it. Opinion time, we need to keep some of our opinions to ourselves.  Then Bob asks us our opinion on greatest TV...

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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 43

It's time to head to the land of the beavers.  Ricky and Paul appear to be back on their stride.  Are they the ones to beat at Milo?  Paige won by an incredible 18 strokes last year.  Will that continue or did Sarah find the kryptonite in San...

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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 42

A familiar battle in MPO and a new "old" name in FPO.  Lots of great golf to talk about as well as some not so great things to talk about as we look at what should be expected from sponsored professionals.  Then BOB brings us to the main discussion on the...

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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 41

Well, that was an interesting tournament.  The tournament part of the tournament was pretty much lost to the Beer-gate part of the tournament.  Let's talk about all of it as well as some other rules issues going on.  Then we will take a look at this...

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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 40

DeLaVeaga.  One of the oldest and most respected courses in disc golf history.  The best in the world descend there to attempt to tame that monster of a course or at least to not fall off a cliff while trying.  Who has the best chance based on this...

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On The Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 39

The biggest and best tournament in the history of disc golf has come and gone.  Let's talk about it.  All of it.  The good, the bad and the unclear.  Then BOB leads us to a debate that could never be solved. 

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On The Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 38

The biggest tournament in the history of the world, literally, is starting a half mile from my house tomorrow, let's discuss.  Ricky and Paul are the favorites but should they be? We go through your questions for Team DD and then I'm going to propose two rules...

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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 37

Something seems familiar about the winners of this event.  Let's talk about how they were able to do it.  The Masters has a "villain" now.  Does disc golf have one? Should we want one if we don't?  Bob wants to talk about some great music. ...

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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 36

The Disc Side of Heaven is waiting last year's competitors as well as a host of great players making the trip for the first time.  Who has the edge?  Steve Dodge stops by for an interesting take on tomato sandwiches, the viability of MPO and FPO without each...

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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 35

Lionheart, formerly known as Jeremy Koling, wins in a thriller.  So does Paige Pierce, still known as Paige Pierce, but in an entirely different way.  The topic for this week...ok, let's wade into the FPO coverage discussion, again.  Then a serious...

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On The Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 34

Let's go deep in the heart of Texas to see if Jerm and JC can repeat their battle or if some young upstarts like Ricky and Paul can get their groove back.  We sit down with Miles Seaborn to talk about the life of an elite golfer that doesn't travel.  Then a...

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On the Box with Dixon Jowers – Episode 33

Wunderbar! Simon breaks through with a solid all around performance in Arizona.  Paul and Rick were apparently out drinking til the early morning. Eagle and Simon have looked good, can we pencil them in to winning majors this year? You may have heard that Ricky...

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