Posts tagged "NFL"

Richie Incognito...What's Love Got To Do With It?

Richie Incognito...What's Love Got To Do With It?
“My actions were coming from a place of love. No matter how bad or how vulgar it sounds, that’s how we communicate, that’s how our friendship was. Those are the facts and that’s what I’m accountable for.” Miami Dolphins’ offensive guard  Richie Incognito to Jay Glazer of FOX Sports, on his relationship with Jonathon Martin A place of... Read more »

Who's That Little Girl Promoting The NFL?

Who's That Little Girl Promoting The NFL?
They keep pulling her back in. If you were parked in front of your flatscreen from Thursday night to Sunday afternoon and evening (as I was), an NFL commercial featuring a young girl with long hair and football cleats was urging viewers to “tell your story” by going to the NFL website. The commercial also... Read more »

Chicago Bears Final Preseason Game Offers Hints To Roster

Chicago Bears Final Preseason Game Offers Hints To Roster
It really wasn’t the score that mattered in the Bears’ 18-16 loss at Soldier Field Thursday night in their final preseason game.   Nor did it matter that the Bears went 2-2 this preseason.   What really mattered at steamy Soldier Field, to the 46,932 attending the game, and most of all, to Head Coach... Read more »
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NFL says Girls Are All Right? Super Bowl Promoted Girls Through Sam Gordon

NFL says Girls Are All Right? Super Bowl Promoted Girls Through Sam Gordon
  At yesterday’s HarBowl, the NFL appeared to have any number of story lines going…brother vs. brother…Ray Lewis’ last game, Joe Flacco ultimately proving himself as a Super Bowl winner (and to my mind, just under the ‘elite’ status he craves) after five frustrating seasons….there was one story that I wondered if anyone picked up on like... Read more »

Girl Football Players=Future NFL Prospects?

Girl Football Players=Future NFL Prospects?
Football. The last bastion of men’s sports? Maybe not. Let’s go to post Title IX America. In 1974, in Montgomery County, PA,  ten-year old Suzanne “Suzy” Kolber won a spot on a little league football team, but quit due to strong opposition from parents and other adults. Kolber, of course, is well-known as the sideline... Read more »

Luck, Preparation=Opportunity for Eastin, NFL Referees and Women

Luck, Preparation=Opportunity for Eastin, NFL Referees and Women
Luck + Preparation=Opportunity How many times have we heard that equation in the business world?  Turns out that more often than not, it’s true. Such was the case for 42-year old Shannon Eastin, who wanted to be a football player when she grew up. When she found out that door wasn’t opened to her, she... Read more »
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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 »

Woman STILL on Top! The Weekend Sports Report for January 14, 2012

Woman STILL on Top! The Weekend Sports Report for January 14, 2012
  Weekend Sports Report – 1/14/12 WSR’s PODCAST AT OUR NEW WEBSITE: http:/www.internetfm.com On an always-lively edition, Les, Steve and I take an in depth look at all four NFL playoff games. Tebow vs. Brady. Smith vs. Brees. Flacco vs. TR? Rodgers vs. Manning? Who prevails? Let’s just say that the title says it all. ... Read more »

Happy New Year from the Weekend Sports Report Team!

Happy New Year from the Weekend Sports Report Team!
Les, Steve and I were live on Christmas Eve…and we’ll be live on New Year’s Eve as well!  And you’re invited to join us on WKRS-AM 1220/WKRS.com, from 7-8 am. We’re all live and in studio, so join in the fun! As we come to our final show of 2011, here are some of the... Read more »
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TEBOWING, WOMEN IN THE NFL, AND THE WEEKEND SPORTS REPORT FOR 12-17-11

TEBOWING, WOMEN IN THE NFL, AND THE WEEKEND SPORTS REPORT FOR 12-17-11
Remember the movie “Necessary Roughness?” Supermodel and Sports Illustrated cover girl Kathy Ireland starred as the former soccer player turned kicker on a misfit college football team? Well, Les Grobstein,  Steve Leventhal and I mix it up about the possibility of women kicking it in the NFL on this week’s show! Also, a VERY lively discussion... Read more »
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