Category Archives: Football

NCAA Football

The NCAA Weekly Blitz talks about the latest news in the college football world. Former Georgia Bulldogs wide receiver Corey Allen stops by to talk about the lates going on in college football as well as the NFL. OF the recent departure of Bulldogs defensive coordinator Todd Grantham, Allen says that his “decision to leave us and take that money… it put us in an awful position, but at the same time I think we capitalized greatly” by hiring Jeremy Pruitt. Of Pruitt, Allen says that “he’s a young guy who has a lot of energy to bring to the table, a lot of new ideas… I’m extremely excited.”

Listen to the full episode here.

Behind the Super Bowl

This February will see Super Bowl XLVIII taking place at New Jersy’s MetLife Stadium. Barry Farber talks to Wayne Hasenbalg, PResident and CEO of New Jersey Sports and Exposition Authority, about what’s going on behind the game.

Hasenbalg talks about how he “integrated the state’s activities for the Super Bowl with the Super Bowl Committee,” forming smaller committes whose functions “range from transit to security to roads.” The committee recently decided that they were “Ready” and actually cancelled the next meeting.

Listen to the full episode here.

BlogTalkRadio Recent Show Highlights

Russell Fischer of Jersey BoysThe Halli Casser-Jayne Show is off to Broadway. Meeting us there is Russell Fischer star of Jersey Boys, Oscar Hammerstein II’s grandson, author and painter, Oscar Andrew Hammerstein, President & Executive Director of Rodgers & Hammerstein, Ted Chapin and more. Tune in here.

The Big Bang Theory showDavid Goetsch and Maria Ferarri, writers on the show The Big Bang Theory, will be chatting with the geeks at Geekerati about the show and about their own geeky interests. Tune in here.

Interview with Presentation Designer for Madden NFL Video GameThe Broad Street Line welcomes Patrick Bellanca, Lead Presentation Designer for Madden NFL 13. The Madden series is the top-selling video game franchise of all time.  Last year’s edition sold more than 4.6 million copies. Tune in here.

Movie Geeks United revisits some of their best interviews past in their special series titled: Best of MGU.  Past guests highlighted in the series include David Cronenburg, Robert Duvall, Jennifer Lawrence, Ellen Burstyn and more!   Tune in here.

Iconic filmmaker Spike Lee will be joins PDC Live to discuss his latest film Red Hook Summer, a venture back to the universe he created originally in Do The Right Thing. Tune in here.

Actor, Billy Bob ThorntonBuffalo welcomes Oscar winning actor, director, writer and musician Billy Bob Thornton to discuss movies, music an life. We also welcome members of the band Royal Southern Brotherhood. Tune in here.

Singer, Angie StoneHost Joy Keys welcomes singer, Angie Stone to talk her new album Rich Girl. Rich Girl is a triumphant return to what Stone does best, writing deeply soulful and intimate songs, then delivering them with a voice so powerful and pure. Tune in here.

Sharon Harris, the owner of Napa Valley's Rarecat WinesSmart Companies Radio interviews Sharon Harris, the owner of Napa Valley’s Rarecat Wines.  Sharon turned her life’s passion into a thriving business, and she’s committed to helping other women entrepreneurs be successful.  She formed a group called Wine Entre Femmes comprised of some of the most remarkable women in wine. Tune in here.

Tips on Back to SchoolHost Monica will discuss the stresses for both parent and student, Nursery School thru College, when beginning the school year again. Listen in for Monica’s helpful hints on how to deal. Tune in here.

 

BlogTalkRadio Recent Show Highlights

Clive Owen confronts his own nightmares when it comes to his children. Starring in the film Intruders he tells host Robin Milling how easy it is for unwelcomed intruders to bypass the Internet and how he regulates his daughters’ social media surfing.  Tune in here.

TNNDN Radio is proud to welcome former Notre Dame head coach and current ESPN analyst Lou Holtz. Lou was the last head coach at Notre Dame to win a National Championship, as well as to coach a Heisman Trophy winner.  He offers his thoughts on the 2012 Football season for the Irish.  Tune in here.

VividLife Radio welcomes California Secretary of Education Bonnie Reiss to discuss political mindfulness and the power of consciousness in a changing world.  In her role, Bonnie Education is the primary education advisor to the Governor and is tasked with ensuring that there is access to quality education for all Californians. Tune in here.

Curt Smith of the popular recording duo Tears For Fears visits with Olivia Wilder updates us on his recording, film scoring, television appearances, and other projects.  Tune in here.

BlogTalkRadio Recent Show Highlights

The Movie Geeks present their annual series of interviews with this year’s crop of Oscar nominees. In this episode, Best Original Score nominee Ludovic Bource discusses his stellar award-winning work in the audience and critical favorite The Artist.  Tune in here.

 

Grammy award nominee for Best New Artist,  J. Cole stops by the Bottom Line Sports Show and chats about his appearance in the NBA All Star Celebrity game, the NBA season, his album, and his upcoming tour.  J. Cole was the first rapper to be signed to the Jay Z record label, Roc Nation.  Tune in here.

The Matty P Radio Happy Hour kicked off its new season by welcoming the talented actress Olivia d’Abo, who spoke about her time portraying Karen Arnold in the hit show The Wonder Years. Tune in here.

 

SportsManRadio welcomes Seattle Seahawks Wide-Receiver Doug Baldwin to discuss both his collegiate career as a member of the Stanford Cardinal, and his pro career in Seattle.  The undrafted rookie led all Seattle Seahawks in both in receiving yards and receptions during the 2011 NFL season.  Tune in here.

‘The Audible’ Hosts Cecil Lammey and Sigmund Bloom Tackle Cystic Fibrosis Talkathon

Is there no end to the stamina, dedication and benevolence of our Fantasy Sports Channel hosts?

Apparently not—as evidenced by the Audible‘s Drive for Cystic Fibrosis.audible_fsc_cff_v2

Kicking off Saturday, Aug. 29 at 12pm ET, the 12-hour talkathon will help raise money and awareness for the life-shortening genetic disorder that affects one in every 4,000 children in the U.S.

All proceeds from the special will benefit the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.

Hosted by The Audible‘s Cecil Lammey and Sigmund Bloom of FootballGuys.com, with three 30-minute breaks covered by The Thundering Blurb‘s Andrew Garda, the talkathon also features expert fantasy-football commentary from throughout the sports arena.

Cec and Sig: Gearing up for CB fundraiser.

Cecil and Sigmund: Gearing up for fundraiser.

Among the guests dropping in to help the cause will be Continue reading

It’s ‘Must-Stream Thursdays’ on The Fantasy Sports Channel

Impossible as it sounds, The Fantasy Sports Channel’s expertise quotient is about to get ratcheted up a notch.

Beginning today, July 30, at 6 p.m. ET, we’re launching “Must-Stream Thursdays,” a prime-time lineup the likes of which has never been seen on any broadcast entity.

In all, seven of the biggest, most respected names in fantasy football take to our programming grid for a weekly, six-hour block of expert pigskin analysis that promises to have you dominating your league faster than you can say Adrian Peterson.fsc-image2

Here’s the schedule: Continue reading

BlogTalkRadio’s SuperBowl Tailgate Party Continues

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by Deb

If you’re like most football fans, you’re gearing up for tonight’s SuperBowl. But what to do until then? Sure you can watch old sitcoms or action adventure movies until kickoff…or you can listen BlogTalkRadio’s pre-game coverage. Check it out: (All Times EST)

  • Inside the Trenches was live in Tampa yesterday, you may have missed the live broadcast, but you can still catch the action!
  • Also don’t miss yesterday’s edition of Sports Talk Soup. BlogTalkRadio’s own Ian Allen of Inside the Trenches will be live from Tampa to preview the SuperBowl and to talk about all the happenings in Tampa. Also, appearing on the show will be Chris Viola, the editor from Nice Pick, Cowher, which is ranked as the 8th best NFL blog on the internet and is a member of the Fan – Sided Blog Network
  • Craig Davis, Ryan Brooks and Steve Sheiner get you ready for SuperBowl XLIII in Tampa between the Arizona Cardinals and Pittsburgh Steelers. Several FantasyFootball.com Staff Members are expected to join us for our season finale. Don’t miss Two Feet in Bounds this afternoon at 1:00.
  • SAJA presents a live interview with Green Bay Packers linebacker Brandon Chillar, the only player of South Asian descent in the NFL . He’ll talk about his career, life in the NFL and much more. His agent, Jim Ivler of Sportstars Inc, will be on the show as well. Ivler represents two dozen NFL players, including Liberian-born Tamba Hali of the Kansas City Chiefs and Robbie Gould of the Chicago Bears (the highest-paid place kicker in history).
  • BlogTalkRadio’s Fantasy Sports Channel has all day commentary and analysis. Perfect background and discussion fodder for any SuperBowl gathering.

Enjoy the day and the game!