UNC-Duke, NBA Trade Deals – 2/19/2015

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The Weekend Sports Report with Packer Dave and Steve Leventhal SRN’s own Phil Meyers joins us to talk about another amazing contest in the Carolina – Duke rivalry, Wednesday night the 92-90 OT thriller at Cameron Indoor Stadium. Plus, Ryan Horvat, also from SRN analyzes the NBA trade deadline deals, while Dave and Steve discuss […]

Dean Smith Memories – 2/12/15

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with Dave Rusch and Steve Leventhal….. on the Weekend Sports Report our guests Fred Pearlman and Bob Heymann share their recollections of North Carolina coach Dean Smith and some great games in Tar Heel lore, as we recount the legacy of coach Smith, who was much more than just coach. Dean was a teacher, a […]

Bears Fans: Packers Humiliation Bad for Business

In the wake of “Deflate Gate” and anticipation of the Super Bowl Sunday, it is time to reflect on the NFC Championship game that transpired last Sunday. No matter who you pledge your football allegiance to, that was one of the most improvable come back wins in recent memory. With that being said, Bears Nation […]

Weekend Sports Report – 1/20/15

Russell Wilson talks about the NFC Championship win

with Dave Rusch and Steve Leventhal ….Steve can only sit by helplessly as Packer Dave uses the radio show to crawl out of that deep dark pit of despair, by ranting and raving, following the Packer loss to Seattle in the NFC Championship game.  Not withstanding the fact that every other radio, television, and newspaper […]

NFC, AFC Championships 2015 – Weekend Sports Report – 1/15/15

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with Dave Rusch and Steve Leventhal Join us on the Weekend Sports Report for a preview of the NFC and AFC Championships of 2015 with guest Fred Wallin from Sports Byline USA. We will also discuss the newest coaching hires in the NFL, and Ohio State’s surprising win over Oregon in the College Football Championship […]

Weekend Sports Report – 1/9/15

Ice Bowl I - in 1967

with Dave Rusch and Steve Leventhal …The Packers prepare for what is being dubbed “Ice Bowl II.” Well perhaps in the Dallas press, but we have complete coverage of this colossal tilt in Titletown.  Jeff Rich from MoreThanAFan.net joins us to analyze all the NFL playoff matchups, and a quick peek at the College Football […]

Weekend Sports Report – 12/29/14

with Dave Rusch and Steve Leventhal ….mercifully, the last podcast of the year, looks at Black Monday in the NFL with firings in Chicago and New York, as well as a parting of the ways in San Francisco. Plus a look at the first round of the NFL playoffs. Hear interviews from Aaron Rogers, Mike […]

Weekend Sports Report – 12/23/14

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with Dave Rusch and Steve Leventhal ….Once again, InternetFM and SRN Broadcasting present the Christmas Sports Spectacular version of the show. (Editor’s note: the producer of the show was cautioned on the use of the words “Christmas” and “Spectacular.” We felt that nothing on this show could ever pass for “spectacular,” and the only reference to Christmas […]

Weekend Sports Report – 12/18/14

Jimmy Clausen interview

with Dave Rusch and Steve Leventhal ..join us with our guest Les Grobstein from the Score 670 in Chicago, as we look at the Bears quarterback mess.  Highly paid Jay Cutler is being benched to give journeyman Jimmy Clausen a chance to start against Detroit on Sunday.  Everything that can go wrong for the Monsters of the Midway […]

Weekend Sports Report – 12/12/14

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with Dave Rusch and Steve Leventhal …Jeff Rich from MoreThanaFan.net joins the guys to discuss some of the key NFL matchups this weekend, analyze the Cards win over St. Louis, and comment on what the future of the Chicago Bears holds. Hear interview audio from Clay Matthews, Mike McCarthy, Reggie Bush, Arizona coach Bruce Arians, […]

Weekend Sports Report – 12/1/14

Bears QB Jay Cutler meets with the media

with “Packer” Dave Rusch and Steve Leventhal ….Join our guests Ryan Leon of CBS Sports in San Francisco to discuss the NFC playoff picture and our fantasy football expert Mike Perlow to get the best matchups for this weekend. Plus, a preview of the Bears-Cowboys game. Hear interviews from Aaron Rogers, Mike McCarthy, Jay Cutler, […]

Weekend Sports Report – 11/20/14

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with Dave Rusch and Steve Leventhal A preview of the Bears-Buccaneers and Vikings-Packers games this weekend.  Our guests are Rick Tellander of the Chicago Sun-Times and Ted Glover of The Daily Norseman. Hear interviews from Aaron Rogers, Lovie Smith, Jay Cutler, Matt Forte, Marc Trestman, Jim Caldwell, and Tom Brady. Also, don’t miss cameos from […]

Bears-Packers Preview

Aaron Rodgers

When I was a youngster, my dream was to be Jerry Rice. At that time, being white and slow did not deter me from playing football. Just like me, my team was full of slow white kids who had a hard time scoring a TD, let alone winning games. My football coach would insist that […]

A Chronology of Bears Packers Game 9/28/14

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This seemed like a better idea than a boring game report, when I started logging the game.  Little did I know what an offensive display it would be, as well as a nightmare for defensive coordinators. Here’s how I spent my day today at the Bears Packers game at Chicago’s Soldier Field. Just like in […]

Bears Come Up Just Short of NFC North Crown

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The Chicago Bears had the Green Bay Packers right where they wanted them, it was fourth-and-8 from the Bears’ 48-yard line with 46 seconds left, and the Bears leading 28-27 in a winner take all battle for the NFC North and a chance to host a playoff game. Meanwhile in the Packer huddle, Aaron Rodgers […]