Posts tagged "NCAA Football"

Sandusky's Conviction, Appeal, and A Template for Change

Sandusky's Conviction, Appeal, and A Template for Change
This morning, in my sports commentary on WRLR 98.3 FM (http://wrlr.fm), I said the following: “On (Former Penn State Assistant Coach) Jerry Sandusky’s conviction on 45 counts of abuse: if the NCAA does not adopt stringent policies  about screening and reporting coaches, they are no better than the Catholic church when it comes to protecting... Read more »

REHABBING THE LEGACY OF JOE PA

REHABBING THE LEGACY OF JOE PA
If there’s one thing that’s truly awful about death, it’s the unfinished business we leave behind. I recall one Lake County legislator’s quote from a news story I wrote for WKRS one Sunday morning a few years back.  From several news sources, it was reported that her final words were, “I wish I could have... Read more »

Monday Morning Quarterback on the Weekend Sports Report, 1-21-12

Monday Morning Quarterback on the Weekend Sports Report, 1-21-12
  Weekend Sports Report – 1/21/12 internetfm.com So, how right were Les, Steve and I  about the NFC and AFC Championship Games? Who had 100% accuracy?  Also, Les rants about the fact that all-star games have become a joke, and why Bears RB Matt Forte shouldn’t play, even if he’s fit. Today’s discussion also centers around... Read more »
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Woman on Top 3: Bob Knight and Running the NFL Round Table-WSR for 12-3-11

Woman on Top 3: Bob Knight and Running the NFL Round Table-WSR for 12-3-11
This week on the Weekend Sports Report: Who ran the table with a perfect score on our NFL Round Table? Was it…Steve Leventhal, Les Grobstein, Alison Moran? Or David Rusch (aka Packer Dave!) Sparks fly as we get into it over our stories of Bobby Knight, the NCAA, Bob Costas, Kentucky basketball, as well as the... Read more »

Woman on Top-Volume 2: The Weekend Sports Report for 11-26-11

Woman on Top-Volume 2: The Weekend Sports Report for 11-26-11
With Steve enjoying Thanksgiving in La-La-Land; it’s up to Les and me to hold down the fort in studio…ably assisted by our beloved Packer Dave! After a week, I’m back on top with a three-game lead.   We have a lively NFL Round Table, lots about the college football season and upcoming basketball season…and we are... Read more »

A Guide To Preventing Future Penn State Tragedies

The legendary Joe Paterno’s departure from Penn State  following the disclosure that retired defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky had sodomized and otherwise abused several boys who had participated in his Second Mile Foundation has been ranked along with the departures of Coach Woody Hayes from Ohio State, Bob Knight from Indiana University, Jim Tressel of Ohio State... Read more »
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The Weekend Sports Report's Take on Penn State, 11-12-11

The Weekend Sports Report's Take on Penn State, 11-12-11
Everybody is talking about Penn State and Les Grobstein, Steve Leventhal, and I  are no exception. Should the game against Nebraska be played? What will Joe Paterno’s legacy be? How does it compare to other college scandals?   And yet, life as we know it still goes on, with our weekly NFL roundtable discussing Bears-Lions and Packers-Vikes... Read more »

On the Weekend Sports Report this week….with Steve at the Big House (in Michigan, not Joliet, kids) Packer Dave in Tornto, and Les and Alison in studio, we talk FOOTBALL….especially with Les being 10-0 in the first week’s NFL picks. I was close (tied with Packer Dave) at 9-1. We squeeze in our picks for... Read more »
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