With news of the USFL returning in 2022, we remember the Orlando Renegades of 1985 of the original spring league with one of their star players, Joey Walters. We discuss his path to Central Florida from his college days at Clemson, the CFL and USFL. He also just recently retired after a 20+ year career with Florida Citrus Sports where he was director of summer camps, the annual Florida Classic between Florida A&M and Bethune Cookman and a key member working with participating teams in FCS two bowl games.
A friend from the Twitterverse, @Thatgirl_Jackie joins me to talk about the Womens College World Series, we lament about the struggles of the Atlanta Braves season and talk about the excitement of the upcoming UCF Football season
Sami Kincaid, UCF Athletics Senior producer tells us about being a Tennessee grad, how she got into covering sports and her journey to UCF. We also learn about how she puts together her Strollin' with Sami and The Quest segments, getting to share the stories and personal sides of players and coaches, the branding of UCF, her favorite pro sports teams and what she enjoys outside of sports
In another of our series of Broadcaster Breakdowns, Adam Eaton and Eric Lopez join me for an NBA version as we discuss the Turner and ESPN broadcast crews.
We're talking baseball and tv themes with Joe Finger and Jay Cresswell on this weeks JAS Podcast
Scott Linn of the Linn, Murray, Solly podcast and a long time fixture in the DC market and national sports radio scene is back on the show this week. We look back at recent sporting events like the Super Bowl, March Madness and the Masters, talk about the upcoming NFL Draft, his Philadelphia Eagles as they pick up the pieces and baseball in the NL East. Plus we chat IPA's, 3-TV man caves, the frustration of instant replay and more.
Jeff Sharon of Black and Gold Banneret joins me this week and we discuss our mutual dislike of mock drafts, March Madness reflections, the MLB season and rules tried out in minor leagues. We also discuss new football head coach Gus Malzahn, Jeff's debut as the football PA announcer and how he goes about it.
George Curcio, longtime friend and former colleague of mine at WKIS and WOKB, joins me to talk about our Chris Mad Dog Russo memories after Chris spoke about him and his Dad last week during Mad Dog Unleashed.
Kelly Hines of the Tulsa World, a frequent guest on my AAC Show joins me on JAS to talk about covering March Madness inside the Indianapolis bubble as she followed the cinderella story of Oral Roberts Sweet 16 run as well as in-state schools Oklahoma and Oklahoma State.
My A7BN Sports colleague BP, Brian Paul, joins me on JAS and we discuss NFL, MLB, March Madness, College Football and more.
Jeff Allen worked in Sportstalk radio in Orlando from 1983 to 1996. most notably as the Program and Sports Director at WGTO in the early 90's, anchoring morning sports reports and various sportstalk shows. Now, Jeff shares unique yet common sense sports opinions with his weekly podcast. Follow Jeff on Twitter @jeffallen_88 and with his podcast is available on iTunes, Google Play, Spotify, SoundCloud, Stitcher and TuneIn. Jeff also hosts The AAC Report on The Knightline Sports Network