Steven mentions that his sister Hayley was giving the coach a Rod Carew in the parking lot. Rod Carew was a Major League Baseball player for the Minnesota Twins and California Angels in the 1970s and 1980s. In addition to being the only major leaguer to ever be born in a train, he was one of the most prolific hitters of his generation. It should be noted that Steve is using R"od Carew" as rhyming slang for "screw".
Who knows who The Losers are? They're pretty obscure DC Comics World War II characters from the 1940s. They got updated a few years ago into a modern special forces team with their own book from the DC Vertigo imprint. I confess that 1)