Three-time Wisconsin Sportswriter of the Year Jason Wilde and Packers Hall-of-Famer Mark Tauscher discuss the latest on the Green Bay Packers, Wisconsin sports, and more.
The show begins with another year, another Tausch Christmas Tree dilemma...Then, the guys share whether offense, defense, or special teams poses the most potential concern for the Packers ability to win the Super Bowl. And did Aaron Rodgers really accuse a Packers coach of leaking information about his injury when he appeared on The Pat McAfee Show?
The guys field calls from fans--including Olympic gold medalist Matt Hamilton--and react to takes on Aaron Rodgers airing more grievances with the Packers organization in a public forum. Homer then joins the show for his weekly appearance, and you know he's always excited to talk about the Packers quarterback...
More reactions to what fans are saying about Aaron Rodgers saying someone leaked information about his injury to the media. Hearing more of ACR's appearance on The Pat McAfee Show with a round of Did You Hear This? Wilde & Tausch Trivia continues a nearly imperfect week. And Whoa Nelly! gets lost in Tausch's reference to solving a Rubik's Cube.
Jesse Nelson and Molly Brown are in as the Cousins Subs of the Day with Jason out, which prompts Tausch to ask what the key ingredient is to a good sub? Also, is Matt LaFleur a Top 3 coach in the NFL? Also, how confident should Badgers fans be in Paul Chryst leading the team into the future while many other top college football programs change coaches? And a round of Twitter Trash or Twitter Treasure, presented by Waste Management.
Former Badgers QB (and Mark Tauscher teammate) Brooks Bollinger joins the show to share his assessment of Wisconsin's 8-4 season. Then, a fired up Badgers Outsider presented by PDS joins the guys in-studio for his weekly appearance in which he shares how sad he is for the current state of college football.
How do Tausch's NFL Power Rankings compare to the "official" ESPN NFL Power Rankings? Wilde & Tausch Trivia continues its pursuit of an imperfect week. Whoa Nelly! including stories of what happens on the offensive line. And where exactly is Bowling Green?
The guys react as fans continue to share their positive and negative takeaways from the Packers 36-28 win over the Rams. Also, a round of Need It Or Don't Need It? presented by Fleet Farm. And what the heck happened to the Badgers in Saturday's loss to Minnesota, costing them Paul Bunyan's Axe AND a shot at a Big Ten Championship?
More reactions to positives and negatives shared by fans. Wilde & Tausch Trivia, featuring contestant controversy and an imperfect week? Whoa Nelly! asks about Christmas shopping and head coaching vacancies. And a final check of the day's poll asking if PJ Fleck or Coach K. is more disliked by Badgers fans.
Dewitt Law Firm Q&A Day asks which Packers team of the past this year's team most reminds the guys of? Also, a special guest question-asker joins the show for Wilde & Tausch Trivia. And Homer joins for his weekly appearance to talk Packers, Rodgers' toe, Marquette, and hosting Thanksgiving dinner.
The guys start their final show before the long holiday weekend with Tausch asserting that he wants to go phone-free for Thanksgiving Day. Do Jason or Jesse want to join him? Also, the latest from Aaron Rodgers on his toe injury. Also, the Orthopedic Associates of Wisconsin Green & Gold Game Preview and Steinhafels Sleepers of the Week.
The guys review a shakeup in this week's ESPN NFL Power Rankings, which Tausch takes a bit of exception to. Then they share their own Thanksgiving Dish Power Rankings, including Tausch's "official" Wisconsin Thanksgiving list. Plus, Whoa Nelly! And feedback on the ESPN Wisconsin Talk & Text Line.
Jesse backtracks from how he felt two weeks ago about Wisconsin football and issues an apology for being wrong. But does Tausch now feel how Jesse used to? Plus, it's a Badgers Trivia Tuesday on Wilde & Tausch Trivia. And The Badgers Outsider returns for his weekly appearance just a few days removed from his debut on ESPN Wisconsin College Gameday.
The guys discuss more details surfacing about David Bakhtiari's long road to recovery. At what point do they now think 69 will return to the Packers O-Line? Then, a fan suggests an idea for a new game called "Myeahhh, Maybe, or Now We're Cookin' With Gas" in honor of Tausch's wonderful acting in this month's Pella Windows & Doors commercial. Also, have you ever been sprayed by a skunk? And a round of Take It To The Bank presented by Associated Bank.
Paul Allen--Radio announcer of the Vikings--had some interesting commentary after Minnesota's win over Green Bay. Wilde & Tausch Trivia, including selecting last week's winner. Whoa Nelly! with a special guest appearance from Donezo The Clown. And highlights from Jesse's call of the inaugural Culver's Isthmus Bowl.
The guys continue to react to positives and negatives shared by fans after the Packers 34-31 loss to the Vikings. And how recklessly is Jason speculating about how Aaron Rodgers answered his question after yesterday's game about his toe injury? Also, Need It Or Don't Need It? presented by Fleet Farm.
It's a DeWitt Law Firm Q&A Day! Jason wants to know if Homer has a favorite broadcast call he's ever made and asks fans to chime in with their favorite broadcaster moments. We uncover lost Homer calls that he's embarrassed about. Steinhafel's Sleepers of the Week. Ashton's got a topic that perks Jason's ears.
Homer is CONVINCED Giannis will be leaving the Bucks after reading his quote in a GQ cover story and Jason is willing to hear him out. What's the deal with David Bakhtiari's injury? And the Green & Gold Game Preview, plus Wilde & Tausch Trivia.
Eric Nehm is in for Mark Tauscher today, and Eric might be on a little sleep. Should Bucks fans be worried about the slow start to the season? Giannis said his next challenge might night be in Milwaukee. Is there reason to worry Giannis moves on from the Bucks? What do you listen to while traveling?
Eric Nehm in for Mark Tauscher today. Hey Eric Nehm, What's the deal with the underscore in your Twitter handle? Jason sends a call for help with an important photoshop job. WHOA Joshy. Matt LaFleur discussed David Bakhtiari not practicing again today. Should we be worried?
Tausch returns--in a limited capacity--after missing the last couple shows with some voice issues. So instead of hearing a ton from Tausch, the guys hear from Aaron Rodgers in his appearance this week on The Pat McAfee Show. What do they make of ACR being involved in the team's conversations about signing Odell Beckham Jr.? And what is the number one reason the Packers defense is so good this season? Also, Take It To The Bank presented by Associated Bank.
Dewitt Law Firm Q&A Day features a hypothetical question asking fans if they would feel worse about the Packers losing in the NFC Championship to Brady and the Bucs or McCarthy and the Cowboys? Wilde & Tausch Trivia celebrates Mickey Mouse's birthday. And fans call in to share their answers to the day's two big questions...and, apparently, ask for a trivia question on-demand?
With programming adjustments taking place later in the week, the guys enjoy an early edition of the Woodman's Weekend Preview. Reviewing more responses to the day's questions about Mike McCarthy and the Packers defense. And Whoa Nelly! sparks some debate asking if Staples Center is an iconic sports venue?
Tausch is still sidelined with a hoarse voice, so Jesse and Molly Brown are in as the Cousins Subs of the Day with Jason. Is Jesse ungrateful for a surprise birthday his parents planned for him? And what--if any--value is there to purchasing Packers stock, which is on sale today? Fans call in to share why it does or does not matter to them.
Continuing to review responses from fans about the true value there is in purchasing Packers stock, which is currently being sold by the team. Also, Wilde & Tausch Trivia featuring a contestant with recent history of being duped by Jason. And The Badgers Outsider presented by PDS makes his weekly appearance, with stock still on the rise for Braelon Allen and the Badgers.
Circling back to review more fan responses when asked about the value of purchasing Packers stock. The Packers are back on top of ESPN's NFL Power Rankings. Whoa Molly! featuring "Downtown Molly Brown" and Power Rankings on National Fast Food Day. Also, Twitter Trash or Twitter Treasure presented by Waste Management.
Jason and Jesse enjoy rounds of Need It or Don't Need It? presented by Fleet Farm, Wilde & Tausch Trivia, and Whoa Nelly! And final suggestions from fans for "homeopathic remedies" for a hoarse throat, which kept Tausch from staying on the show today.
Odell Beckham Jr. signs with the Los Angeles Rams, NOT the Green Bay Packers. Does this change the landscape of the NFC? The guys share their take on whether the Rams have surpassed the Packers in overall talent, including discussing the return of David Bakhtiari to the offensive line. Plus, the Green & Gold Game Preview presented by Orthopedic Associates of Wisconsin. And Wilde & Tausch Trivia.
Dewitt Law Firm Q&A Day asks if Wisconsin sports fans think of Russell Wilson more as a villain from the Seahawks or a hero for the Badgers? Also, a deep dive into special teams, including comments from special teams coordinator Mo Drayton and unique insight from Tausch. Also, Steinhafels Sleepers of the Week.
Do fans like Aaron Rodgers more, less, or the same as we turn the page from his whole COVID-19 situation? What percentage of fans would say they still like Aaron Rodgers more than Giannis? Also, Wilde & Tausch Trivia AND debuting a special contest giving away tickets to the premier of "You Can If You Will: The Jerry Kramer Story" at the Marcus Center.
Fans call in for a chance to win tickets to the special screening of "You Can If You Will: The Jerry Kramer Story" by playing Jerry Kramer Fact Or Fiction. Also, Whoa Nelly! And updates from Matt LaFleur about Za'Darius Smith and Jaire Alexander.
After Tausch's redemption story at the bowling alley over the weekend, the guys review how Aaron Rodgers followed up his comments from last week on yesterday's Pat McAfee Show. And how badly do Packers fans want the team to go get new free agent wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr.? Do they give the Packers the red light, yellow light, or green light to go make the move?
"After hearing what Aaron Rodgers said on The Pat McAfee Show both on Friday and on Tuesday, I think Aaron Rodgers is ___________." Fans fill in that blank, and the guys react to those answers while also filling it in themselves. Also, Wilde & Tausch Trivia. And Homer joins for his weekly appearance.
More reactions to the day's fill-in-the-blank question asking what fans think of Aaron Rodgers now. A round of Did You Hear This? in which the guys react to some of what the QB said during his appearance on The Pat McAfee Show. Also, Whoa Nelly! featuring a wild Instagram post from Shailene Woodley and Tausch being convinced to follow college basketball closer than he usually does.
After Tausch opens the show sharing a story from the weekend about being stuck in an elevator, the guys share their own responses and then review responses from fans regarding a fill-in-the-blank question posted Monday on the Twitter feed about Jordan Love's performance as the Packers starting QB on Sunday. That includes a round of Twitter Trash or Twitter Treasure presented by Waste Management.
Continuing to review responses assessing Jordan Love's performance as the Packers QB. One of Jesse's best friends is the contestant for Wilde & Tausch Trivia. Whoa Nelly! features Power Rankings Tuesday. And the guys speculate what Aaron Rodgers may say and how it may be received when he joins The Pat McAfee Show for his weekly appearance this afternoon.
The guys react to texts and tweets sharing positives and negatives from Green Bay's 13-7 loss in Kansas City, as well as a couple final calls on a heavy day of fan interactions. Also, Wilde & Tausch Trivia all about Jordan Love. And Whoa Nelly! featuring Jesse's rival city getting the last laugh on the high school football season.