The Coming Thing (An Adventures of Brisco County, Jr. Podcast) Chapter TWO: “The Orb Scholar”
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Brisco and Lord Bowler both track John Bly to Poker Flats, where Brisco’s childhood partner, Deputy Donovan, is sheriff. While there, Brisco meets a man, Professor Coles, who has been studying the Orb for a long time and knows its secrets. They discover that Bly is obsessed with locating a mysterious gold metallic orb with special powers – and he will use and kill anyone to find it.