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‘Talking Tigers’, is a weekly podcast show on richmondfc.com.au, recorded in the heart of Tigerland, from the Jack Dyer Stand at the Swinburne Centre at Punt Road Oval.

Starring Richmond icon and multi-media megastar, Matthew Richardson, with co-hosts resident Club journalist/Tiger ‘tragic’, Tony Greenberg and Tiger digital guru Josh Berriman, Talking Tigers is designed to entertain, enlighten, and inform you on all things Yellow and Black.

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Again in 2019, Talking Tigers will be recorded on Tuesdays.

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Talking Tigers: Round 18

The TT team turn their collective attention to the excellent on-field exploits of players such as Shai Bolton, Sydney Stack, Tom Lynch and Kane Lambert. There's discussion about Richmond's potent forward set-up, the elite, damaging speed within the line-up and 'Richo' reveals the 'tennis-parent syndrome' afflicting 'The Chief'.

July 16, 2019  5:10 PM

Talking Tigers: Round 18

The TT team turn their collective attention to the excellent on-field exploits of players such as Shai Bolton, Sydney Stack, Tom Lynch and Kane Lambert. There's discussion about Richmond's potent forward set-up, the elite, damaging speed within the line-up and 'Richo' reveals the 'tennis-parent syndrome' afflicting 'The Chief'.

5:10PM Jul 16, 2019

Talking Tigers: Tragics Club

Richmond's goalscoring-spree huge win against Gold Coast at Metricon Stadium last Saturday is front and square on this week's episode of the Club's podcast phenomenon 'Talking Tigers'. The performances of inspirational captain Trent Cotchin, lively forward Jason Castagna, young gun Shai Bolton and talented debutant Derek Eggmolesse-Smith, in particular, attract the attention of the TT team.

4:16PM Jul 9, 2019

Talking Tigers: Round 16

The rise and rise of young Richmond excitement machine Sydney Stack is a hot topic of conversation on this week's episode of the Club's official podcast 'Talking Tigers'. There's also plenty of love on this week's show for another inexperienced, talented Tiger in Mabior Chol, as well as premiership stars Dustin Martin, Nick Vlastuin and Dion Prestia.

4:18PM Jul 2, 2019

Talking Tigers: Post-bye recap

After recharging its batteries during the mid-year bye, Richmond's podcast juggernaut 'Talking Tigers' has returned in brilliant style. In a jam-packed, post-bye episode this week, the TT team deliver their trademark highly-successful mix of Yellow and Black information, edification, opinion and mirthful content.

4:14PM Jun 25, 2019

Talking Tigers: Grigga steps in

Richmond's injury crisis has claimed another victim, this time in the 'Talking Tigers' studio. Yellow and Black icon Matthew Richardson is out of the TT team for this week's episode, but coming in to replace him is the Club's 2017 premiership hero, the recently-retired Shaun Grigg.

4:51PM Jun 11, 2019

Talking Tigers: Round 12

A ruthless campaign launched by Talking Tigers has resulted in back-to-back Richmond AFL Rising Star nominations " Liam Baker for Round 10 and now Sydney Stack for Round 11. On this week's show, the TT team celebrate Stack's long-awaited nomination, and implore the Rising Star selectors to make it a memorable Yellow and Black hat-trick next week.

4:27PM Jun 4, 2019

Talking Tigers: Round 11

In another bumper episode, TT has all the wash-up from Dreamtime 2019, assesses the latest addition to Richmond's playing group, via the reintroduction of the AFL mid-season draft, and 'Richo' reveals what 'The Chief' has been up to with 'Scomo'.

4:06PM May 28, 2019

Talking Tigers: Dreamtime week

The continued snubbing of Richmond's exciting youth, headed by Sydney Stack, for an AFL Rising Star nomination this season, is a red-hot topic of conversation on this week's episode of the Club's podcast 'Talking Tigers'. Also, in another jam-packed show, Dusty's dazzling Round 9 display against Hawthorn is dissected, and the impressive form of other Tigers attracts plenty of attention.

5:24PM May 21, 2019

Talking Tigers: Goodbye Grigga

Richmond's mighty, fighting victory over Fremantle at Optus Stadium last Sunday is front and square on this week's edition of 'Talking Tigers'. On another bumper show, there is a glowing tribute to TT's own and Richmond premiership hero Shaun Grigg, who has announced his playing retirement from AFL football.

5:35PM May 14, 2019

Talking Tigers: Round 8

Richmond great Matthew Richardson marks the 10th anniversary of the last game in his illustrious AFL career by making this week's episode of 'Talking Tigers' all about himself (yet again). In between Richo's self-absorption, the TT team somehow manage to turn the attention to Richmond's exciting youth, Sunday's big clash with Fremantle, and the flying start to the season by the Tigers' VFL side.

4:33PM May 7, 2019

Talking Tigers: Round 7

A genuine son of a gun is a special guest on this week's edition of 'Talking Tigers'. There's plenty of discussion about Richmond's exciting crop of young talent, along with Nick Vlastuin's Round 6 defensive master class against Melbourne, while 'Richo' reads out a letter from a Tiger fan that reveals how 'The Chief's' swagger has infiltrated the suburbs via another sport.

4:04PM Apr 30, 2019

Talking Tigers: Anzac Eve

Richmond's exciting department of youth, Dusty's dominant return, the convincing Round 5 victory over Sydney, and the blockbuster Anzac Eve clash with Melbourne, are front and square on this week's episode of podcast juggernaut 'Talking Tigers'.

4:35PM Apr 23, 2019

Talking Tigers: Grigg returns

Richmond's mighty, fighting Round 4 win against Port Adelaide is front and square on this week's edition of the Club's podcast phenomenon 'Talking Tigers'. In another highlight on this week's show, Richmond premiership hero Shaun Grigg makes a welcome return to the TT studios to present the latest instalment of the 'Chronicles of Kamdyn', which is bound to tickle your funny bone.

4:40PM Apr 16, 2019

Talking Tigers: Round 4

In another jam-packed show, we celebrate the excellent AFL debut of exciting, young prospect Sydney Stack, Tiger great Matthew Richardson calls for some perspective on Richmond's current on-field situation, there's plenty of discussion around team selection for the Round 4 clash with Port Adelaide, and 'Get Back with the Yellow and Black' reflects on the Club's 'Civil War' of the 1980s.

4:31PM Apr 9, 2019

Talking Tigers: Round 3

The most intriguing Richmond team selection in many years is a hot topic of discussion on this week's edition of the Club's podcast phenomenon 'Talking Tigers'. In the absence of Richmond's brilliant 'bookends' Rance and Riewoldt, the TT team assess the replacement options available to the Tiger selectors, plus other possible changes, for Saturday's big Round 3 clash with GWS at Giants Stadium.

4:19PM Apr 2, 2019

Talking Tigers: Round 2

An extreme, left-field, Rance replacement idea, blatant in-house plagiarism, massive head-wobbling, the Round 1 clash with Carlton in review, plus the latest extraordinary antics of 'The Chief', are all front and square on this week's bumper edition of Richmond's podcast tour de force 'Talking Tigers'.

5:00PM Mar 26, 2019

Talking Tigers: Round 1

This week's show is jam-packed with highlights for listeners, including a look at Thursday night's big season-opener, an overview of the Club's Hall of Fame and 1969 premiership reunion function, the launch of a new Richmond reminiscing segment, and a 'Chief Watch' that will leave you utterly flabbergasted.

4:44PM Mar 19, 2019

Talking Tigers: 2019 launch

Talking Tigers is back for its eighth year. Among a host of topics covered in inimitable style by the TT team, is a review of Richmond's JLT 1 victory over Melbourne, an analysis of how the Tigers are in good shape to exploit the competition's rule changes, a tribute to the Club's new 'Immortal' Roger Dean, and the real story why 'The Chief' had to dispense with a summer love " his beard.

4:27PM Mar 7, 2019

Talking Tigers: Off-season

Richmond list manager Blair Hartley is a special guest on a top-class off-season episode of the Club's podcast juggernaut 'Talking Tigers'. Hartley provides TT's legion of loyal listeners with insight into Richmond's recruitment of star key forward Tom Lynch, the departure of players to rival league clubs, the re-signing of several Tigers, and an overview of the Club's list management strategy.

3:43PM Nov 2, 2018

Talking Tigers: Season review

The TT team dissect last Friday night's disappointing preliminary final loss to Collingwood, and pay tribute to one of their own, who is departing the studio for bluer pastures.

2:39PM Sep 25, 2018

Talking Tigers: Preliminary final

The TT team preview Friday night's blockbuster preliminary final against the Pies.

1:39PM Sep 18, 2018

Talking Tigers: Hawks review

The TT team talk all things finals.

2:38PM Sep 11, 2018

Talking Tigers: Qualifying final

Shaun Grigg joins the TT team to discuss a range of topics including Thursday night's big qualifying final against Hawthorn, his top moments from last year's finals series, what grinds his gears in September, a tribute to good mate Dustin Martin ahead of Dusty's 200th AFL game and, of course, the latest amazing instalment in the 'Chronicles of Kamdyn'.

2:57PM Sep 4, 2018

Talking Tigers: VFL qualifying final

On this week's episode the TT team pay special tribute to coach Damien Hardwick and star key forward Jack Riewoldt, examine the history of the No. 25 guernsey at Tigerland, and discuss why 'The Chief' is so flat following his trip to Canberra last week.

2:27PM Aug 28, 2018

Talking Tigers: Round 23

Bob Murphy joins Talking Tigers to preview Saturday afternoon's Round 23 clash with the Western Bulldogs.

2:38PM Aug 21, 2018

Talking Tigers: Round 22

Among a host of topics covered off on this week's bumper show, the TT team dissect Riewoldt's outstanding performance against Gold Coast, discuss Richmond's elite attacking backline weapons, and reflect on the history of the No. 31 Yellow and Black guernsey.

2:47PM Aug 14, 2018

Talking Tigers: Round 21

On this week's show, the TT team take a look back at last Friday night's thrilling victory over Geelong, discuss the top form of several Tiger players and examine the proud history of the No. 2 Richmond guernsey, while 'Richo' presents a trademark gobsmacking instalment of 'Chief Watch'.

2:44PM Aug 7, 2018

Talking Tigers: Round 20

Richmond superstar Dustin Martin returns for another guest appearance on the Club's podcast phenomenon 'Talking Tigers' this week.

3:43PM Aug 1, 2018

Talking Tigers: Round 19

Mega-blockbuster, traditional rivalry, mammoth membership milestone, rising star, back-to-back Brownlow, goalkicking gun, a chief birthday celebration . . .They're just some of the top topics covered off on another bumper episode of Richmond's podcast juggernaut 'Talking Tigers' this week.

3:29PM Jul 24, 2018

Talking Tigers: Round 18

The TT team dissect the race to the finals.

2:22PM Jul 17, 2018

Talking Tigers: Round 17

The TT team review the Round 16 win over Adelaide and look ahead to Saturday night's clash with the Giants.

3:43PM Jul 10, 2018

Talking Tigers: Round 16

On this week's episode, the TT team review last Thursday night's stirring victory over Sydney, look ahead to the big Round 16 clash with Adelaide at the MCG, mull over the history of the No. 14 Yellow and Black guernsey, reminisce about some key Tiger happenings at Etihad Stadium, and reflect on a golden 'me, me, me' incident involving 'The Chief' in his native state of Tasmania.

3:11PM Jul 3, 2018

Talking Tigers: Disco

The TT team cast a collective eye over Richmond's blockbuster Round 15 clash with Sydney at Etihad Stadium on Thursday night, reflect on the history of the No. 22 Yellow and Black guernsey, take a trip down memory lane to reminisce about some key Tiger happenings at the Swans' old Lake Oval home ground, and celebrate some good news involving one of their own.

2:27PM Jun 26, 2018

Talking Tigers 200th episode

Talking Tigers chalks up its 200th episode " to celebrate this momentous occasion, we're delving into the TT archives to recall some of the sheer podcast gold moments over the years that established our awesome reputation as a true juggernaut.So, sit back, relax, and enjoy this wonderful trip down memory lane with Talking Tigers . . .

6:00AM Jun 20, 2018

Talking Tigers: Round 13

It's sheer podcast perfection as the TT team look ahead to Richmond's big Round 13 clash with Geelong at the MCG on Sunday, reflect on the grand history of the No. 5 Yellow and Black guernsey, take a trip down memory lane to reminisce about the Tigers' record at the ground formely known as Kardinia Park, and discuss the Club's now not-so-secret recruiting weapon.

2:53PM Jun 13, 2018

Talking Tigers: Round 12

Shaun Grigg co-hosts the Round 12 edition of Talking Tigers.

2:36PM Jun 5, 2018

Talking Tigers: Dreamtime

The TT team review the Round 10 win over St Kilda and preview Dreamtime at the 'G.

1:50PM May 29, 2018

Talking Tigers: Round 10

It's a perfect match . . . Richmond superstar Dustin Martin and 'Talking Tigers'.And it all came together on this week's episode of the podcast juggernaut that has captured the imagination of Yellow and Black barrackers throughout the world.

4:56PM May 22, 2018

Talking Tigers: Round 9

The TT team review last Sunday's hard-fought victory over North Melbourne, examine the blockbuster Round 9 clash with West Coast, reflect on the history of the No. 28 Richmond guernsey, and focus on some key Tiger highlights at the Eagles' old home ground, Subiaco.

2:15PM May 15, 2018

Talking Tigers: Richo's silver anniversary

Richmond's podcast phenomenon 'Talking Tigers' celebrates the special anniversary of a Yellow and Black icon, and one of its own, on this week's show. Also, in another bumper episode, the TT team reflect on the glorious history of the No. 12 Richmond guernsey, and focus on some key Tiger highlights at the Kangaroos' unique, old Arden Street home ground.

3:45PM May 8, 2018

Talking Tigers: Round 7

In another jam-packed show, you'll get the low-down on a rising, young Tiger's on-field resemblance to a former Club superstar, learn about the most successful player number in Tigerland's history, and find out the latest ploy by 'The Chief' to draw attention to himself.

3:00PM May 1, 2018

Talking Tigers: Anzac Day Eve

The TT team preview the Anzac Day Eve blockbuster against Melbourne.

3:39PM Apr 23, 2018

Talking Tigers: Six of the best

The TT team review the Round 4 win over Brisbane, Dusty's six goal haul, and The Chief's interest in swamp rock band Six Ft Hick.

2:42PM Apr 17, 2018

Talking Tigers: Round 4

Shaun Grigg is back behind the microphone as the TT team discuss last Sunday's victory over Hawthorn, Jack Higgins' exciting debut, plus a look ahead to this Saturday's clash with the Lions at the MCG.

4:40PM Apr 10, 2018

Talking Tigers: Round 3

The TT team preview Sunday's big clash with Hawthorn, reflect on the 'hard-nosed' history of the No. 21 Yellow and Black guernsey, and take a trip down memory lane to reminisce about Richmond's record at the old Glenferrie Oval.

2:17PM Apr 3, 2018

Talking Tigers: Round 2

On this week's show, the TT team review Richmond's opening round victory over Carlton, preview this week's Grand Final rematch against Adelaide, reflect on the history of the No. 24 Yellow and Black guernsey, and discuss 'The Chief's' mid-life crisis.

2:15PM Mar 27, 2018

Talking Tigers: Round 1

The TT team preview Thursday night's blockbuster season-opener against the Blues.

2:17PM Mar 20, 2018

Talking Tigers: 2018 return

The TT team are back in 2018 and kick off the year by reviewing Richmond's pre-season preparations.

2:06PM Mar 13, 2018

Talking Tigers: Draft wrap

For the final episode of the year the TT team reflect on the 2017 Premiership and wrap up the Tigers' draft selections.

12:00PM Nov 27, 2017

Talking Tigers: Premiership edition

The TT team reflect on Richmond's 37-year-drought breaking premiership.

2:00PM Oct 5, 2017

Footy Feed: Talking Tigers

Nat Edwards and Nathan Schmook discuss the key talking points at Tigerland going into the Grand Final

7:00AM Sep 28, 2017

Talking Tigers: Grand Final

On this week's episode the TT team discuss the preliminary final victory over GWS and the exciting build-up to Saturday's Grand Final against Adelaide. Matthew Richardson also talks proudly about the honour bestowed upon him to present the 2017 premiership cup to the Tigers if they are successful on Saturday.

11:29AM Sep 27, 2017

Talking Tigers: Preliminary Final

The TT team preview Saturday's huge preliminary final clash with GWS, 'Richo' reveals how 'The Chief' is now gaining parliamentary publicity, and the 'Spirit of '67' focuses on Richmond's glorious, drought-breaking, 1967 Grand Final triumph over Geelong.

4:17PM Sep 19, 2017

Talking Tigers: Playing to win

The TT team discuss last Friday night's qualifying final win over Geelong.

3:49PM Sep 13, 2017

Talking Tigers: Qualifying Final

On another bumper show, the TT team dissect Friday night's qualifying final against Geelong in inimitable style, there's a comprehensive review of Richmond's VFL elimination final success last weekend, and 'Richo' has all the fall-out from 'The Chief's' lengthy trip down media street last week.

5:28PM Sep 6, 2017

Talking Tigers: Finals

The sweet smell of spring is in the air, and Richmond's exciting, upcoming finals campaign is the hot topic of discussion, on the latest episode of the Club's podcast tour de force 'Talking Tigers'.

5:58PM Aug 29, 2017

O'Neal on Talking Tigers

Richmond president Peggy O'Neal, talks about the Tigers' tremendous turnaround in season 2017, provides an update on Dustin Martin's contractual situation, as well as the Club's push for inclusion in AFLW, and by the end of her time in the TT studio is reduced to tears.

5:44PM Aug 29, 2017

Talking Tigers: Round 23

Key Richmond midfielder Shaun Grigg again pulls no punches in his guest spot on this week's episode of the Club's podcast phenomenon 'Talking Tigers'.

3:26PM Aug 22, 2017

Talking Tigers: Round 22

On Talking Tigers this week, the 'pride of Pinjarra' provides a fascinating insight into the table that has been the hot topic of discussion among the TT team recently, courtesy of Shaun Grigg's quality contributions to the show, in his role as a regular contributor.

4:59PM Aug 15, 2017

Talking Tigers: Round 21

On this week's show, the TT team speak to Richmond AFLW football operations manager Kate Sheahan about the Club's push for inclusion in the women's competition, review last Sunday's decisive victory over Hawthorn, preview this Saturday's big clash with Geelong at the 'Cattery', and 'Richo' reveals why 'The Chief' has been channelling Marlon Brando.

5:15PM Aug 8, 2017

Talking Tigers: Round 20

The TT team focuses on Jack Riewoldt's eye injury, analyses how the Richmond 'mosquito fleet' is rising up to the challenge of its rivals, and reveals why a chief Club figure has triggered the ire of the Tigers.

4:18PM Aug 1, 2017

Talking Tigers: Round 19

TT this week includes a review of the team's stirring victory over GWS last Sunday, a preview of the Round 19 clash with Gold Coast, a shock 'revelation' by 'Richo' about 'The Chief', and praise for a quiet Tiger achiever.

5:07PM Jul 25, 2017

Talking Tigers: Round 18

This week's show includes a preview of next Sunday's big encounter with GWS, the ever-popular Yellow and Black Book Specials segment, and the fierce goalkicking battle between two talented Tiger cubs.

4:49PM Jul 18, 2017

Talking Tigers: Round 17

Items of interest on this week's show include an in-depth look at the Richmond VFL players pressing strongly for senior selection, 'The Chief's' continued obsession with getting on the grass, the top 10 Tiger suburban boys, and a trademark 'Richo' rant.

4:23PM Jul 11, 2017

Talking Tigers: Round 16

Items of interest on this week's show include the TT team dissecting Dusty's dazzling displays, analysing last Saturday night's stirring away win against Port Adelaide and taking a look at Saturday night's big clash with St Kilda, while 'Richo' has all the details of a chance meeting between the 'The Chief' and a fabulous former league football excitement machine.

4:14PM Jul 4, 2017

Talking Tigers: Round 15

In the latest episode, the TT team dissects last Sunday's success against Carlton, and looks ahead to Saturday night's big clash with Port Adelaide, while 'Richo' reports on the latest meeting between 'The Chief' and the PM.

5:48PM Jun 27, 2017

Grigg on Talking Tigers

Grigg lifts the lid on Dusty, and provides an interesting insight into several other Richmond stars and talented Tiger cubs, in his new role as a regular contributor to the Club's powerhouse podcast.

6:27PM Jun 20, 2017

Talking Tigers: Round 14

What's cooking with Dusty? His teammate and good friend Shaun Grigg reveals all in the latest edition of 'Talking Tigers'.

4:16PM Jun 20, 2017

Talking Tigers: Round 13

This week's episode of Talking Tigers features Queen's Birthday honours, one game wonders and a preview of the Round 13 clash with Sydney.

1:47PM Jun 13, 2017

Talking Tigers: Mid-season review

The TT team take an insightful look at the important ingredients involved in the resurgent Richmond recipe to this juncture, with, not surprisingly, Dusty's dazzling dominance front and square during the dialogue.

2:57PM Jun 7, 2017

Talking Tigers: Round 11

The TT team wax lyrical about the inspirational leadership provided by Cotchin and co., dissect Dusty's dynamic display, highly rank the big 'Nank' (Toby Nankervis), and sing the praises of some unsung Tiger heroes.

5:23PM May 30, 2017

Talking Tigers: Round 10

Score reviews, centre bounces, Richmond 'haters', revolutionary football proposals . . .They're just some of the many topics discussed in the latest jam-packed edition of the podcast phenomenon that's the pride of the Yellow and Black nation, 'Talking Tigers'.

4:23PM May 23, 2017

Talking Tigers: Round 9

The TT team members have risen above the gloom to bring brightness into the lives of their legion of loyal listeners. It's a top tonic for members of the Yellow and Black faith.

3:23PM May 16, 2017

Talking Tigers: Round 8

On this week's show 'Talking Tigers' pays special tribute to the greatest league football showman of them all " Lou Richards, thanks to presenting partner Bang & Olufsen.

3:07PM May 9, 2017

Talking Tigers: Round 7

The TT team assess the Richmond rucking candidates in line to replace the 'big Nanker' (Toby Nankervis) in Saturday night's Round 7 clash with reigning premier Western Bulldogs.

2:53PM May 2, 2017

Talking Tigers: Round 6

The TT team pays tribute to 'Jumping Jack Flash', dissects the Tigers' victory over Melbourne in the Anzac Day Eve blockbuster, and previews the big Round 6 clash with Adelaide.

4:02PM Apr 26, 2017

Talking Tigers: Round 5

On this week's show, the TT team dissects the Round 4 victory over Brisbane, previews the big Anzac Eve clash with Melbourne, tries to dissuade 'Richo' from going anywhere near a tennis court, karaoke bar, or predictions about Richmond players' on-field performances, and pays tribute to the top 10 Tigers who exemplified the Anzac spirit.

3:37PM Apr 18, 2017

Talking Tigers: VFL review

The TT team look at the Richmond players in the mix for AFL selection.

5:14PM Apr 11, 2017

Talking Tigers: Party pies and magic Tiges

There was magic in the air of the 'Talking Tigers' studio as Richmond's stirring success against West Coast was thoroughly dissected. Other topics covered in this week's episode include a disclosure of the 'The Chief's' latest obsession, the top 10 magic Tiger players, and a flashback to Royce Hart's senior debut in the opening round of the 1967 season.

4:38PM Apr 11, 2017

Talking Tigers: VFL review

The TT team look at the Richmond players in the mix for AFL selection.

4:05PM Apr 4, 2017