Straight from Major League Ultimate headquarters in Philadelphia, Executive Vice President Nic Darling brings you Cleats and Cufflinks, MLU’s weekly podcast about the sport of ultimate and what’s going on across the league.

On Episode 40, Nic and MLU Analyst Dusty Rhodes discuss player roles in ultimate, the passing of Dutch soccer legend Johan Cruyff, and their thoughts on the concept of “Total Ultimate”.

Have a question for next week’s episode? Send them to Nic through Twitter (@cleatscufflinks or @nicdarling) or email ( Make sure you follow Dusty (@dustweetr) for his unique view on all things ultimate related.