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Bengals have a big Thursday night matchup with the Dolphins. Charlie Goldsmith from the Enquirer was on to preview the game for us at 6:19. Before that, we had Rick Ricart on to talk about fantasy football at 6:33. Northwestern is getting a new stadium. The Buckeyes are getting ready for Rutgers. Albert Breer was on at 8:05 to talk NFL. Jeff Svoboda came on at 8:33 to talk Jackets.
The Buckeyes are getting ready for Rutger, we played some sound from Ryan Day's press conference. Adam Jardy from The Columbus Dispatch was on at 6:33 to tell us about this new Ohio State basketball team. Steve Helwagen was on at 7:33 to talk more about Buckeye football and what the rest of the season will look like for the Badgers coming off the loss. The Reds are still a mess under their current ownership. The Guardians are still celebrating its division title. Jensen Lewis was on at 8:33.
Cowboys beat the Giants last night. Eagles, Dolphins, and Cooper Rush are 3-0. Anthony Schlegel was on at 6:33 to talk about the dude with the chicks. Myles Garrett was in a car accident yesterday and is okay. Mark Scheig with The Hockey Writers was on at 7:33 to tell us about the Blue Jackets and how they're feeling going into this new season. We had some space news in the third hour as well as Uncle Beau on to talk about House of Dragon.
It's reaction Monday, Ohio State beat Wisconsin 52-21. Bill Bender from The Sporting News had a chat with us about the game at 6:33. The Guardians are AL Central champions. The Bengals picked up their first win. Tim May from Lettermen Row joined us at 7:33.
Lindsay Patterson of WKRQ/SI/All Bengals talked about Cincinnati's 0-2 start to the NFL season...Former Ohio State All-American Michael Bennett previewed the upcoming game against Wisconsin...and Blue Jackets Director of Player Development Rick Nash told us his Mount Rushmore of famous Canadians.
On a Reaction Monday, Bill Bender of The Sporting News recapped the weekend of college football...Spencer Holbrook of Lettermen Row talked about the Buckeyes' 77-point performance against Toledo...and Joshua Perry of Bally Sports and the Big Ten Network discussed just how bad the Big Ten West is.
On a Football Friday, we previewed Buckeyes, Browns and Bengals games and reviewed last night's Chiefs win over the Chargers. Austin Ward of Rivals/THE Podcast/97.1 The Fan talked about the OSU vs. Toledo matchup and AJ Hawk discussed coffee enemas, among other things.
We recapped the Monday Night game between the Seahawks and Broncos and gave our thoughts on the first weekend of the NFL season. Guests included Anthony Schlegel, Charlie Goldsmith of the Cincinnati Enquirer and Beau Bishop of Bishop and Friends.
On a Reaction Monday, we recapped the Buckeyes, Browns and Bengals games. Bill Bender of The Sporting News discussed the wild Saturday in college football...and Tim May of Lettermen Row shared his thoughts on Ohio State's win over Arkansas State.
Hayden Grove of Cleveland.com discussed the Buckeyes and Browns...OSU basketball coach Chris Holtmann talked about the recruiting atmosphere at the Horseshoe on Saturday...and Cohesion Foundation president Gary Marcinick joined us to talk about Name, Image and Likeness.
We discussed the soon-to-be 12-man college football playoff field...Anthony Schlegel joined us from Jacksonville...Jeremy Birmingham of Rivals/THE Podcast talked about his experience Saturday at the Horseshoe...and Beau Bishop said the Browns defense will have a special plan Sunday when facing Baker Mayfield.
On a Reaction Monday, we spent most of the show reacting to Ohio State's win over Notre Dame and all the pomp and circumstance surrounding it. Bill Bender of the Sporting News, Spencer Holbrook of Lettermen Row and Joshua Perry of the Big Ten Network/Bally Sports also shared their thoughts on the game.
We did the show live today from the Varsity Club on campus and Anthony Schlegel joined us, in person. Austin Ward of 97.1 The Fan/THE Podcast previewed the OSU/Notre Dame game...we heard comments from Ryan Day and Jim Knowles...listened to the gameday hype trailer...and AJ Hawk remembered events surrounding the National Championship 20 years ago.
The Fantasy Football Minute returned today so Rick Ricart joined us to preview the Fan's Ricart Fantasy League...Dave Biddle of Bucknuts and Tim May of Lettermen Row discussed the matchup between Ohio State and Notre Dame...and the MMQB;s Albert Breer talked about all things NFL.
We heard the comments of Ryan Day and Jim Knowles...Schlegs told us his pre-game plans for Saturday's game...Steve Helwagen of Bucknuts previewed Ohio State/Notre Dame...Bobby told a great story of getting cut by the Rams...and Big Daddy Paul Keels described his game-day routine leading up to the broadcast.
Serena wins her first round match at the Open and everybody who is somebody was there...Marcus Freeman previewed his Notre Dame game vs. Ohio State...it's cut-down day in the NFL...Dan Hope of Eleven Warriors talked Buckeyes with us...and Beau Bishop discussed the Browns.
Rory wins the FedEx Cup for a third time...Lindsay Patterson of WKRQ/SI/AllBengals recapped the Bengals preseason...former Buckeye All-American Michael Bennett recalled his days at Ohio State and the anticipation of playing the season opener...and Matt Andrews of the Ohio State radio network previewed OSU/Notre Dame.
We listened to Brian Hartline describe how he got into coaching...Crew play-by-play voice Neil Sika explained why Columbus has had so many draws...Jeremy Birmingham of THE Podcast talked about Buckeyes recruiting...and Jim Lachey of the Ohio State football radio network previewed the OSU/Notre Dame game.
The Buckeyes held media availability yesterday for coaches and players in the Secondary and we listened to their comments throughout the show. Adam Jardy of the Dispatch talked OSU hoops...Pat Murphy of Bucknuts discussed OSU football...and Jeff Risdon of Browns/LionsWire talked NFL with us.
We listened to yesterday's comments from Ryan Day and Jim Knowles...Anthony Schlegel shared stories of Jim Tressel, driving from Columbus to Jacksonville and not paying his OSU parking tickets...Tim May of Lettermen Row talked about storylines surrounding Ohio State vs. Notre Dame...and Beau Bishop discussed the Browns' fans feelings toward Deshaun Watson.
Jim Tressel was at the Horseshoe on Saturday for the 100th anniversary celebration of the stadium. We played his speech on the show. Bill Bender of The Sporting News discussed college football...Spencer Holbrook of Lettermen Row talked about the Buckeyes...and Joshua Perry of Big Ten Network/Bally Sports told us about his preseason journeys around the Big Ten.
Dustin Schutte of Outsider.com said college football isn't more important in the SEC than it is in the Big Ten...Dave Biddle of Bucknuts believes the OSU offense has its swagger back...and Jackets Insider Jeff Svoboda is on vacation and today is his birthday but he still joined us and talked about his expectations for the 2022-23 season.
We listened to comments from OSU Defensive Line coach Larry Johnson's Tuesday press conference...Anthony Schlegel told us some of the shenanigans he was involved with to lighten the mood at OSU training camp...and former Buckeye All-American Michael Bennett talked about the honor of being a captain his senior year.
Happy Tuesday! Bobby was ushering his kids to school, so it was Jensen Lewis as the co-host with Beam today. The Guardians are hot still, and Jensen told us why. Bobby joined us at 7:20 to give us a report on school. Steve Helwagen joined at 7:33 to talk about Buckeyes training camp. Beau Bishop chimed in at 8:33 for Beau Knows.
Happy Monday! Football is right around the corner. Bobby was at the Buckeye scrimmage in the Shoe this past weekend. John Keim came on at 6:33 to help us cover the Commanders, and some of our favorite Buckeyes in the league. During the re-rack we tried to predict who would win a UFC bout between Dan Campbell and Mike Vrabel. Charles Goldsmith from the Enquirer came on to talk Bengals at 7:33. Mark Stoops had some comments for John Calipari. Dan Hope from Eleven Warriors was on at 8:33.
The Guardians are in first place by themselves...Lindsay Patterson of WKRQ/SI previewed the Bengals first preseason game...Notre Dame AD Jack Swarbrick commented on being an independent...and Patrick Murphy of Bucknuts talked about OSU football.
We listened to Ohio State Defensive Coordinator Jim Knowles' comments from yesterday's press conference...Anthony Schlegel told us some stories from his time at the Air Force Academy...Adam Jardy of The Dispatch talked about the big recruiting week that OSU basketball had...and Jeremy Birmingham of The Podcast reacted to the de-commits from the football team.
The college football preseason poll is out...we played sound of OSU Offensive Line coach Justin Frye and were amazed how much he sounds like Herb Brooks...Spencer Holbrook of Lettermen Row talked about the Buckeye defense...and Beau Bishop commented on the Hudson, Ohio mayor, Kareem Hunt and Deshaun Watson.
Bill Bender of The Sporting News told us the four teams he believes have a shot at winning a National Championship...Tim May of Lettermen Row thinks today's modern football player is more well-rounded than in the past...and Joshua Perry of Bally Sports told us which Big Ten teams he looks forward to seeing in practice this month.
Mark and Bobby were in today. Deshaun Watson's suspension is going to be appealed by the NFL. The NFL is looking to extend the suspension. Ohio State football camp is underway, Ryan Day talked about the long road ahead for this team. The Angels tied a record by hitting seven solo homers and still lost. Austin Ward joined us at 7:33. We shared some fantasy facts in the third hour. AJ Hawk joined us at 8:33.
Mark and Bobby were the hosts for today's show. The NFL is going to appeal the Deshaun Watson suspension. Ryan Day joined us at 6:45. The Buckeye hoops team got a central Ohio recruit. We talked about the goals that Zeke is setting out for himself for the rest of his career. Eleven LIV Tour players are filing a law suit against the PGA Tour.