Minnesota Sports Chat covers all Minnesota sports! Vikings, Wolves, Timberwolves, Wild, Lynx, Gophers, Twins, Vikings, MNUFC, Whitecaps, St. Paul Saints and more... They are all covered with a variety of guests and informed opinions!
The Minnesota Golden Gophers are now 4-0 after whoopin Michigan State last weekend in their Big Ten opener! The Maroon and gold will take on Purdue this Saturday at Huntington Bank Stadium. Daniel House from Gophers Guru joined Ross to review last weeks game and preview the tilt on Saturday.
Kirk Cousins and the Minnesota Vikings escaped Sunday's tilt with the Detroit Lions victorious AND the Gophers DOMINATED Michigan State in East Lansing. Manny Hill joined Ross to break down both teams big wins from this past weekend and to preview what comes next.
It's another Minnesota Golden Gophers review and preview pod! Daniel House from Gophers Guru joins Ross to discuss what CRAB's injury means for the Gophers football team... Plus a little Michigan State preview!
Another Monday Night Football appearance for Kirk Cousins and the Minnesota Vikings, and yet another clunker in primetime. Tyler Forness from The Vikings Wire and the Climbing The Pocket podcast joined Ross to dive into the mess that was the Vikings and Eagles. The two also look ahead to week 3 against the Detroit Lions.
Daniel House from Gophers Guru joined Ross for their weekly Gophers football chat. After a 2-0 start for the University of Minnesota, the competition picks up just a bit when the Buffalos come to town on Saturday. Ross and House preview the game, review last week's game against Western Illinois, and take a look around the Big Ten.
The Minnesota Vikings and Golden Gophers dominated the weekend on the football field. SKOR North & Purple Daily's, Judd Zulgad, joined Ross to break it all down. Are the Vikings now the favorite to win the NFC North? The two also deconstruct what has gone wrong for the Minnesota Twins.
The Minnesota Golden Gophers are 1-0 after beating Jerry Kill and New Mexico State last Thursday night at Huntington Bank Stadium. Daniel House from Gophers Guru will join Ross Brendel weekly this season to talk Gophers football! What are we looking for in week 2 from the Gophers and around the Big Ten?
Ross Brendel is joined by Thor Nystrom from Fantasy Pros, Betting Pros and Purple Daily's 'Before We Die' for some "Elite" football talk. Are the Vikings going to win 12 or more games? And how many can the Gophers win in 2022? All that and more...
The Minnesota Golden Gophers take on Jerry Kill and New Mexico State this Thursday at Huntington Bank Stadium. Will the two coaches throwdown at midfield? Plus, is it a disappointment if the Minnesota Twins miss the playoffs?
The Golden Gopher and Minnesota Vikings football season is just DAYS away. Join Ross Brendel and guest, Daniel House, from Vikings Corner and Gophers Guru for a preseason primer. How can the Vikings win more than 10 games? Does the Gophers early season schedule present any challenges? That and so much more... Eh.
Ross Brendel is joined by Jonathan Harrison from the MNUFC pre and post-match show on 1500 ESPN. Jon is very in tune to what's happening with the Minnesota Vikings, so naturally he has some thoughts on Training Camp. Jon also provides his overall thoughts on the Minnesota United at the MLS all-star break.
Ross Brendel is joined by Phil Mackey from SKOR North for reaction on the Minnesota Twins at the MLB trade deadline. The Twins went "all in" by making a few BIG deals. How refreshing and how important were those trades? Plus Phil takes another go around at 5 Phil'er Questions... The bit is named after him, so he is obligated.
Join Ross Brendel and guest, Dan Whenesota, for a look back at Minnesota hockey history, as Dan details his new book, A Slap Shot in Time: The Wild but True History of the Minnesota Fighting Saints. Dan also takes his stab at 5 Phil'er Questions and defends his NDSU Bison.
Manny Hill joins Ross on edition #119 of Minnesota Sports Chat to talk Twins and Timberwolves. The Twins need pitching help and they know it. Will they do what's necessary to make improvements? Plus plenty on Rudy Gobert and the new look Minnesota Timberwolves.
Ross Brendel is joined by Daniel House from GophersGuru to discuss the ever changing landscape of the Big Ten, with the expansion of USC and UCLA in 2024. What does this mean for the Gophers? Plus a Gopher football recruiting update and the boy's thoughts on the Minnesota Timberwolves adding Rudy Gobert.
The Minnesota Wild have traded Kevin Fiala to the L.A. Kings in exchange for Brock Faber from the University of Minnesota and a 2022 first round draft pick. Should the Timberwolves trade D-Lo? When will the Twins trade for some bullpen arms? That and more with Ross Brendel and guest, Tim McNiff.
Ross' good buddy, SKOR North coworker and fellow sports enthusiast, Manny Hill, joins the pod to talk Minnesota Twins baseball and Timberwolves basketball. What will the Wolves do in the upcoming NBA draft? Will the Twins go all in with Carlos Correa and make a big trade at the MLB trade deadline? That and more...
Join Ross and guest, Darren "Doogie" Wolfson, from KSTP Channel 5 in the Twin Cities for a little Minnesota Twins and Timberwolves talk... Will the Twins make a move for another starter? Are the Timberwolves really "shopping" D-Lo? Plus, Doogie takes another stab at 5 Phil'er Questions.
On this 114 edition of Minnesota Sports Chat, Ross, revisits parts of his 3 conversations with Minnesota Governors, Jesse Ventura, Tim Pawlenty and Tim Walz. Join them for a behind the scenes look at politics in sports and FUN inside stories. For complete interviews, scroll the Minnesota Sports Chat feed, and please remember to subscribe, download, rate and review.
Ross Brendel and Daniel House from Gophers Guru, spend a good chunk of time talking Minnesota Twins baseball. The local 9 is in first place, but should there lead in the division be even more comfortable? And what's up with the starters on constant pitch counts? House also weighs in on the Gopher football season opener against Jerry Kill's, New Mexico State squad. PLEASE remember to subscribe, download, rate and review!
Emmy award winning broadcaster, Tim McNiff, joins Ross to discuss the new Minnesota Timberwolves POBO, Tim Connelly. Is this a big "get" for the Wolves? Does Tim believe in the Minnesota Twins? What should the Minnesota Wild do with Matt Dumba? Tim also tells a story about one of Ross' former bosses who once faught a real bear... :)
Ross Brendel and guest, Manny Hill, from Jazz88, SKOR North and 1500ESPN breakdown the Minnesota Wild postseason run, or lack thereof... The two also preview the Minnesota Timberwolves draft, and ponder the health of Byron Buxton and its impact on the Minnesota Twins. Plus, what does Manny (and you) remember about the 2003 Minnesota Vikings?
Ross Brendel and guest, Judd Zulgad, from SKOR North discuss the Minnesota Wild's run to the cup, the start of the Minnesota Twins season and they review the Minnesota Vikings draft! Judd and Ross also chat about Season 21 of Law & Order on NBC.
Daniel House from Gophers Guru and Vikings Corner returns to Minnesota Sports Chat to review the 2022 NFL Draft with Ross and more. What are Daniel's thoughts on the Minnesota Vikings draft? Which Golden Gopher drafted will have the longest career in the NFL and a Spring Game recap.
Minnesota broadcasting savant and local broadcasting insider, Chris Reuvers joins Ross on this 108th edition of Minnesota Sports Chat. "Reuvers" shares a few of his favorite Patrick Reusse stories, tells us what's wrong (and right) with Major League Baseball abd of course... A town ball story.
If you are a fan of the Minnesota Timberwolves or a fan of the NBA, you know the playoff games have only been a part of the story between the Wolves and Grizzlies... On this edition of Minnesota Sports Chat, Ross is joined by Direct Action Everywhere's, Alicia Santurio, aka "Glue Girl." Alicia discusses what exactly is DAE's issue with Timberwolves owner, Glen Taylor. PLUS, are more protests planned for game 5? Please don't forget to subscribe. rate, review and tell your firends. :)
SKOR North's Declan Goff joined Ross on this 106th edition of Minnesota Sports Chat to "circle the bases" on 4 of the 5 men's teams in town. How fun is it to see the Wolves fanbase energised again? Who are the Vikings going to take in the NFL draft? Can the Wild beat the Blues in the playoffs? Plus thoughts on the Twins and 5 Phil'er Questions.
Join Ross Brendel and guest, Daniel House from Gophers Guru, as they discuss Golden Gophers spring football, the transfer portal in college athletics, the Minnesota Vikings offseason leading upto the NFL Draft and more!
The voice of the St. Paul Saints, Sean Aronson, joined Ross to preview the St. Paul Saints and Minnesota Twins 2022 seasons. Who is Sean looking forward to seeing at the park this summer? Plus what's new to CHS Field in 2022?
Join Ross and guest, Jess Myers from The Rink Live, as they discuss the Golden Gophers men's hockey team and their past weekend in Worcester, securing a birth in the Frozen 4! Plus Jess takes his turn at, 5 Phil'er Questions!
Show Outline: LockedOn Wild The Sota Pod Minnesota Sports Chat Juddz Budz (The Sota Pod FEED) 10k Takes: Wild Takes Sound the Foghorn Podcast MNCAA Podcast (The Sota Pod FEED) Brave the Wild
Join Ross Brendel and guest, Manny Hill as they discuss the big moves made by both the Twins and Vikings over the last week. Welcome to Minnesota, Carlos Correa! And how about those Timberwolves and Wild?! Are the Wolves a factor in the West?
Show Outline: LockedOn Wild The Sota Pod Minnesota Sports Chat Juddz Budz (The Sota Pod FEED) MNCAA Podcast (The Sota Pod FEED) Brave the Wild
Judd Zulgad from the Purple Daily podcast and SKOR North joined Ross to talk all things Minnesota Vikings and the contract extension of Kirk Cousins. Plus, what are the Minnesota Twins doing right now? And of course, some Law & Order season 21 chat!
LockedOn Wild The Sota Pod Minnesota Sports Chat Juddz Budz (The Sota Pod FEED) Sound the Foghorn Podcast MNCAA Podcast (The Sota Pod FEED) Brave the Wild
Go around the state of Minnesota with featured content from many awesome local Minnesota pods! Show Outline: LockedOn Wild The Sota Pod Minnesota Sports Chat Juddz Budz (The Sota Pod FEED) Wild Takes (10k Takes production) MNCAA Podcast (The Sota Pod FEED) Brave the Wild
Join Ross and guest, Holly Roberts from myTalk107.1, as they look back into the wonderful world that was the 1990's. What was up with those Starter jackets? Remember NBA Jam? And sadly, there's no such thing as Stan Mikita's Donuts.
Show Outline: 01:20 LockedOn Wild 07:10 The Sota Pod 11:40 Minnesota Sports Chat 14:50 Juddz Budz (The Sota Pod FEED) 24:50 Sound the Foghorn 30:50 Wild Takes (10k Takes production) 36:50 MNCAA Podcast (The Sota Pod FEED) 51:00 Brave the Wild
Join host Ross Brendel and guest Joe Schmit from KSTP TV to talk Minnesota Vikings, Minnesota Gophers, Minnesota Wild and Minnesota Timberwolves. Joe discusses the "Silent Impact" and the difference we can make in the lives of others on a daily basis.
Show Outline: 01:10 LockedOn Wild 07:00 The Sota Pod 14:00 Minnesota Sports Chat 19:00 Juddz Budz (The Sota Pod FEED) 30:00 MNCAA Podcast (The Sota Pod FEED) 34:00 Brave the Wild Podcast
Daniel House from GophersGuru joined Ross to preview the Minnesota Vikings offseason and their path to winnining next year's Super Bowl. Plus, what to make of the Gophers at the Senior Bowl and what are we looking for the rest of the way, from the Minnesota Golden Gophers men's hoops squad?
Show Outline: 01:10 LockedOn Wild 06:40 The Sota Pod 16:00 Minnesota Sports Chat 21:10 Sound the Foghorn 28:30 Juddz Budz (The Sota Pod FEED) 23:37 The Call UP with Kid Jen (10k Takes) 36:00 MNCAA Podcast (The Sota Pod FEED) 42:50 Brave the Wild Podcast
KSTP TV's Darren "Doogie" Wolfson joins Ross to talk Kirk Cousins and his future with the Minnesota Vikings. Plus, the Timberwolves are "big game hunting" this NBA trade deadline season! And just how long will the MLB lockout go on? Remember to rate and review on Apple and Spotify.
01:10 LockedOn Wild 04:11 The Sota Pod 08:45 Minnesota Sports Chat 13:40 Juddz Budz (The Sota Pod FEED) 21:40 Wild Takes (10k Takes) 23:37 The Call UP with Kid Jen (10k Takes) 27:00 MNCAA Podcast (The Sota Pod FEED) 30:40 Brave the Wild Podcast
Ross' longtime friend and media mentor, Tim McNiff returns to talk all things Minnesota Vikings, Timberwolves and Wild! What can the new Vikings regime learn from the franchises past mistakes? Plus Tim takes another stab at 5 Phil'er Questions.
What a special and VERY funny 94th edition of Minnesota Sports Chat! Local media mogul, Sheletta Brundidge, joined Ross to make her case to be the next Minnesota Vikings head football coach. Sheletta also dishes on her WCCO Radio colleagues, Chad Hartman and Henry Lake.
The "Gophers Guru" himself, Daniel House joined Minnesota Sports Chat to talk a little Gopher men's basketball. Ben's boys continue to surprise! How are they doing it? Plus Ross and House have a little fun at the Green Bay Packers expense!
Join Ross Brendel and Manny Hill for the 92nd edition of Minnesota Sports Chat as they unpack what's next for the Minnesota Vikings as they look for a Head Coach and General Manager. What type of leaders and leadership should the SKOL be looking for? PLUS, Manny takes another crack at 5 Phil'er Questions and he tries to ease Ross' Green Bay Packers, winning the Super Bowl anxiety.
Judd Zulgad from SKOR North's Purple Daily (and much more) joined Ross to chat about the Minnesota Vikings search for a new General Manager and Head Coach. Why was now the right time for the SKOL to make major changes? What will next season look like? Plus Judd takes another stab at 5 Phil'er Questions and a little Gophers hockey talk too!
Edition #90 of Minnesota Sports Chat features Chris Tubbs from WCCO Radio in the Twin Cities. Chris and Ross speculate on who the Vikings next head coach will be? Is a change at GM and QB also coming? Plus some Timberwolves optimism and 5 Phil'er Questions with Chris Tubbs.