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Jeff Allen Sportstalk
43 minutes | Aug 3, 2022
Frank Murtaugh - Remembering Vin Scully and Bill Russell
Great to have Frank Murtaugh of the Memphis Flyer back on the show as we remember two great sports legends in Vin Scully and Bill Russell. We also discuss baseball and the DeShaun Watson suspension
29 minutes | Jul 29, 2022
Dr. John Abrams of Dropping Dimes on recent NBA financial settlement with ABA players
Our guest is Dr. John Abrams, Co-founder of Dropping Dimes, a non-profit that was instrumental in a recent $24M settlement the NBA made with former ABA players. We discuss the impact for those players as well as other efforts Dropping Dimes has made over the years to help meet the needs for many players who have struggled with rent, medical bills and other needs.
57 minutes | Jul 20, 2022
Baseball at the All-Star Break with Jay Cresswell
Jay and I are talking baseball at the break as we discuss the All-Star Game, the bumbling of Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred, Jeff's upcoming Atlanta Braves weekend trip, the resurgence of the Orioles and Juan Soto turning down $440M
46 minutes | Jul 8, 2022
The Student of the Game, Kyle Nash
Great to have Kyle back on the show as we discuss: College Realignment Magic first round pick Paolo Banchero Mayfield to Panthers Browns future with Watson
45 minutes | Jun 29, 2022
Andrew Monaco, Voice of the Texas A&M Aggies
Great to have Andrew back on the show as discuss the Aggies run to the College World Series in Omaha, the Jimbo-Saban NIL dust up, being the voice of major college program and more.
72 minutes | Jun 16, 2022
Media Spotlight with Adam Eaton and Eric Lopez
It's another Media Spotlight edition with Adam and Eric joining me to discuss: Aftermath of all NFL booth changes Tom Brady looms in the distance Drew Brees one and done Jason Garrett to Football Night in America Womens College World Series booth College Baseball Mike Breen missing some NBA Finals action
42 minutes | May 27, 2022
Bobsledding and Curling - John Macchione and Mallory Tse
A fun conversation about Winter Olympic Sports with John Macchione, a co-worker at my day job, and Mallory Tse as we discuss how they have competed in Bobsledding and have also taken up Curling. It's a fascinating discussion on how these sports work and what it takes to participate
63 minutes | May 12, 2022
Jay Cresswell and Joe Finger, MLB first month check-in
My baseball guys, Jay Cresswell and Joe Finger are back to discuss actual baseball on the diamond as we discuss MLB after a months worth of games. Plus we have some fun with some TV themes.
35 minutes | May 3, 2022
Legendary Orlando Sentinel Sports Columnist Larry Guest
A thrill to have one of the all-time great sports columnists, Larry Guest, who had remarkable 27-year run at the Orlando Sentinel from 1973 to 2000. He would also author many books with the likes of Arnold Palmer, Pat Williams, and John Schuerholz as well as write The Payne Stewart Story. We discuss his great career as a sports columnist and author and get his thoughts on today's sports landscape.
52 minutes | Apr 20, 2022
Ken Willis, Sports Columnist, Daytona Beach News Journal
We bat around a variety of sports topics with Daytona Beach News Journal Sports Columnist Ken Willis including The Masters, Tigers return, pitch counts in baseball, the state of NASCAR, and more.
37 minutes | Apr 12, 2022
Mike O'Donnell of ESPN & CBS Sports, College Basketball Post-Mortem
A pleasure to have one of the great analysts in college hoops, Mike O'Donnell of ESPN and CBS Sports as we put a cap on the college basketball season and the Final Four. We also chat a little UCF basketball as well.
25 minutes | Apr 4, 2022
Atlanta Braves Broadcaster Chip Caray
It's our annual visit from Chip Caray, the TV Play-by-Play voice of the Atlanta Braves. We look back at the Braves 2021 World Championship Season, the departure of Freddie Freeman and the prospects of the 2022 season
62 minutes | Mar 21, 2022
RIch Podolsky, author of You Are Looking Live!: How The NFL Today Revolutionized Sports Broadcasting
Great to speak with Rich Podolsky about his book chronicling how Brent Musburger, Phyllis George, Irv Cross, Jimmy the Greek and the many great writers, producers, directors and executives at CBS Sports revolutionized sports broadcasting, making the The NFL Today of the 70s and 80s a cultural phenomenon and it's on-air talent superstars.
72 minutes | Mar 15, 2022
Media Spotlight Special: Adam Eaton and Eric Lopez - Aikman & Buck to Monday Night Football
It's an "Emergency" pod as the sports broadcast media landscape is overturned by Joe Buck & Troy Aikman leaving Fox to go to ESPN and Monday Night Football. Plus: - Kirk Herbstreit to Amazon, will Al Michaels join him? - Who gets the NFL and MLB #1 chairs at Fox - CBS/Turner NCAA Announcer lineups - Is John Crispin now Dan Dakich 2.0? - MLB: Apple TV+ and Peacock - Stephen A vs. Chris Russo
44 minutes | Mar 10, 2022
Frank Murtaugh from the Memphis Flyer and Memphis Magazine
Great to have my AAC Report contributor Frank Murtaugh back on the JAS podcast as we discuss a variety of topics including the baseball lockout, the excitement of Memphis basketball both college and pro, the revolving door for NFL quarterbacks, the contradiction of the Calvin Ridley suspension and more.
67 minutes | Mar 4, 2022
Joe Finger and Jay Cresswell on baseball...or the lack thereof
My Baseball guys, Joe Finger and Jay Cresswell are back as bemoan the lockout and the delay to the start of the season. Plus we talk about Jay's lunch with baseball great Ferguson Jenkins, cats, the sports we haven't been watching, our football teams in the offseason and they select a couple of classic tv themes to close out the show.
73 minutes | Feb 18, 2022
Media Spotlight with Adam Eaton and Eric Lopez
Adam, Eric and I discuss: -A-Rod Cast -The passing of College Football Play-by-Play legend Ron Franklin -Sean Payton to broadcasting -Concert drowns out CBS halftime -Nantz, Tirico calling multiple events same week/weekend -Al Michaels last SB/SB 56 telecast critique -Mike Golic Jr out at ESPN Radio -And to celebrate legends while they are still with us, let’s pay homage to the great Verne Lundquist
36 minutes | Feb 15, 2022
Tim Brando, Fox Sports on College Basketball
It's always great to visit with Tim Brando of Fox Sports. As we head towards March Madness, Timmy B breaks down who he thinks will be the strong contenders to cut down the nets in March as only he can. Plus he gives me his thoughts on the AAC, UCF's future in the Big 12, some of his March Memories from his days calling the tournament and how often he hears his "The Iron Unkind" phrase from passers by in public.
23 minutes | Feb 9, 2022
Super Bowl 56 Preview: Carolina Panthers TE Colin Thompson
Great to have Carolina Panthers TE and Not For Long Media Podcast Host Colin Thompson back on the show to talk Super Bowl 56, the challenges of the Panthers season and his thoughts on the Pro Bowl
51 minutes | Feb 2, 2022
Roger Phipps on his Cincinnati Bengals going to the Super Bowl
My Knightline Sports Network colleague Roger Phipps, aka Knightbengal, joins me to discuss his Cincinnati Bengals going to the Super Bowl. Plus we discuss the enigma that is UCF basketball
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