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NFL, Sports

T.J. Watt on Steelers’ playoff loss to Jaguars: ‘We didn’t like the way they ran the ball right down our throats’

The loss still stings. But it wasn’t just that the Pittsburgh Steelers came up just short in their 45-42 divisional-round playoff defeat against the Jacksonville Jaguars last January. It was the way their season abruptly ended.

NFL, Sports

T.J. Watt on Steelers’ playoff loss to Jaguars: ‘We didn’t like the way they ran the ball right down our throats’

The loss still stings. But it wasn’t just that the Pittsburgh Steelers came up just short in their 45-42 divisional-round playoff defeat against the Jacksonville Jaguars last January. It was the way their season abruptly ended.

NFL, Sports

SiriusXM Sports reacts to Miami Dolphins bullying controversy

It’s been quite a week for the Miami Dolphins following offensive lineman Jonathan Martin’s departure from the team; reports of racially-charged text messages from suspended lineman Richie Incognito, reports of hazing gone too far, questions of team knowledge and involvement, and now an … Continued

NFL, Sports

SiriusXM Sports reacts to Miami Dolphins bullying controversy

It’s been quite a week for the Miami Dolphins following offensive lineman Jonathan Martin’s departure from the team; reports of racially-charged text messages from suspended lineman Richie Incognito, reports of hazing gone too far, questions of team knowledge and involvement, and now an … Continued

MLB, Sports

Mike Matheny on baseball’s newest trend: Rookie managers

There’s a new trend in Major League Baseball: First-year managers. In Detroit, veteran skipper Jim Leyland has been succeeded by 44-year-old first-time manager Brad Ausmus. The former catcher spent 18 seasons in the big leagues with four different ball clubs, … Continued

MLB, Sports

Mike Matheny on baseball’s newest trend: Rookie managers

There’s a new trend in Major League Baseball: First-year managers. In Detroit, veteran skipper Jim Leyland has been succeeded by 44-year-old first-time manager Brad Ausmus. The former catcher spent 18 seasons in the big leagues with four different ball clubs, … Continued

NFL, Sports

Donte Whitner: No bullying in the 49ers’ locker room

Miami Dolphins guard Richie Incognito’s racially-charged harassment directed toward teammate Jonathan Martin captured sports headlines in the past several days. News of his action begged the question: How prevalent is bullying in the NFL? According to San Francisco 49ers safety Donte Whitner, … Continued

NFL, Sports

Donte Whitner: No bullying in the 49ers’ locker room

Miami Dolphins guard Richie Incognito’s racially-charged harassment directed toward teammate Jonathan Martin captured sports headlines in the past several days. News of his action begged the question: How prevalent is bullying in the NFL? According to San Francisco 49ers safety Donte Whitner, … Continued

Sports

Bob Stoops previews matchup with Baylor

The Oklahoma Sooners have breezed through their schedule so far in 2013, out-scoring opponents 248-150 en route to a 7-1 record and a spot in the top 10 in the BCS standings. They’ll have their work cut out for them … Continued

Sports

Bob Stoops previews matchup with Baylor

The Oklahoma Sooners have breezed through their schedule so far in 2013, out-scoring opponents 248-150 en route to a 7-1 record and a spot in the top 10 in the BCS standings. They’ll have their work cut out for them … Continued

NFL

Jack Del Rio: The best is yet to come for Denver Broncos

The Denver Broncos named defensive coordinator Jack Del Rio interim coach Monday after learning head coach John Fox’s needs heart surgery. Del Rio’s appointment was a logical choice for the Broncos considering his past experience as head coach of the Jacksonville Jaguars. With … Continued

NFL

Jack Del Rio: The best is yet to come for Denver Broncos

The Denver Broncos named defensive coordinator Jack Del Rio interim coach Monday after learning head coach John Fox’s needs heart surgery. Del Rio’s appointment was a logical choice for the Broncos considering his past experience as head coach of the Jacksonville Jaguars. With … Continued

NFL, Sports

SiriusXM Pigskin Pick’em, Week 9: Da Bears shock Da Experts

In an unexpected battle of backup quarterbacks, Josh McCown guided the Chicago Bears to a 27-20 win over the Green Bay Packers Monday night. Green Bay played most of the game without star quarterback Aaron Rodgers, who suffered a shoulder … Continued

NFL, Sports

SiriusXM Pigskin Pick’em, Week 9: Da Bears shock Da Experts

In an unexpected battle of backup quarterbacks, Josh McCown guided the Chicago Bears to a 27-20 win over the Green Bay Packers Monday night. Green Bay played most of the game without star quarterback Aaron Rodgers, who suffered a shoulder … Continued

Sports, WWE

Raw thoughts: The Big Show and The Authority

Each week, Mary “Queen of the Busted Open Nation” Grater reviews WWE Monday Night Raw. This week, Mary gives her take on the return of The Big Show. CM PUNK AND THE OPEN Raw kicked off Monday the way it … Continued

Sports, WWE

Raw thoughts: The Big Show and The Authority

Each week, Mary “Queen of the Busted Open Nation” Grater reviews WWE Monday Night Raw. This week, Mary gives her take on the return of The Big Show. CM PUNK AND THE OPEN Raw kicked off Monday the way it … Continued

Soccer, Sports

Taylor Twellman to soccer community: Time to think about head injuries

Taylor Twellman, current ESPN analyst and former U.S. Men’s National Team player, unfortunately knows about the dangers of concussions – he was forced to retire from soccer due to head injuries he sustained during his playing days. He joined former USMNT stars Tony … Continued

Soccer, Sports

Taylor Twellman to soccer community: Time to think about head injuries

Taylor Twellman, current ESPN analyst and former U.S. Men’s National Team player, unfortunately knows about the dangers of concussions – he was forced to retire from soccer due to head injuries he sustained during his playing days. He joined former USMNT stars Tony … Continued

MLB, Sports

Curtis Granderson on free agency: ‘I’m open for everything’

Tuesday on MLB Network Radio, outfielder Curtis Granderson spoke with Jim Memolo and Todd Hollandsworth about his options this offseason in free agency. One option already on the table is a one-year, $14 million qualifying offer. Well, it’s definitely something … Continued

MLB, Sports

Curtis Granderson on free agency: ‘I’m open for everything’

Tuesday on MLB Network Radio, outfielder Curtis Granderson spoke with Jim Memolo and Todd Hollandsworth about his options this offseason in free agency. One option already on the table is a one-year, $14 million qualifying offer. Well, it’s definitely something … Continued

NFL, Sports

Rich Gannon, Adam Schein rip rookie bullying in NFL

Sunday night, the Miami Dolphins suspended offensive lineman Richie Incognito for conduct detrimental to the team. According to reports, Incognito sent racial slurs in text messages and left threatening voicemails for second-year lineman Jonathan Martin. Martin recently left the team … Continued

NFL, Sports

Rich Gannon, Adam Schein rip rookie bullying in NFL

Sunday night, the Miami Dolphins suspended offensive lineman Richie Incognito for conduct detrimental to the team. According to reports, Incognito sent racial slurs in text messages and left threatening voicemails for second-year lineman Jonathan Martin. Martin recently left the team … Continued

NFL, Sports

Nick Foles reflects on historic 7 touchdown performance

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nick Foles, who became the second player this year – and only seventh in NFL history – to throw seven touchdown passes in a single game Sunday, joined SiriusXM NFL Radio Monday to discuss his impressive feat. “It’s a great honor,” … Continued

NFL, Sports

Nick Foles reflects on historic 7 touchdown performance

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nick Foles, who became the second player this year – and only seventh in NFL history – to throw seven touchdown passes in a single game Sunday, joined SiriusXM NFL Radio Monday to discuss his impressive feat. “It’s a great honor,” … Continued

NFL, Sports

Aaron Nagler: The Jets may make the playoffs

Last in your preseason power rankings, now playoff-bound in the AFC? Monday on SiriusXM Sports Zone’s Bleacher Report Radio, NFL analyst Aaron Nagler confirmed that following their surprising win over the New Orleans Saints on Sunday, the New York Jets … Continued

NFL, Sports

Aaron Nagler: The Jets may make the playoffs

Last in your preseason power rankings, now playoff-bound in the AFC? Monday on SiriusXM Sports Zone’s Bleacher Report Radio, NFL analyst Aaron Nagler confirmed that following their surprising win over the New Orleans Saints on Sunday, the New York Jets … Continued

NFL, Sports

#MMWTF: You’ll see the Carolina Panthers in the playoffs

Welcome to #MMWTF, a weekly segment in which Nick Kostos breaks down the most baffling story lines from Sunday’s NFL action. Following Week 9, Kostos reacts to impressive wins by the Indianapolis Colts, New York Jets and Carolina Panthers, and … Continued

NFL, Sports

#MMWTF: You’ll see the Carolina Panthers in the playoffs

Welcome to #MMWTF, a weekly segment in which Nick Kostos breaks down the most baffling story lines from Sunday’s NFL action. Following Week 9, Kostos reacts to impressive wins by the Indianapolis Colts, New York Jets and Carolina Panthers, and … Continued

NFL, Sports

Maurice Jones-Drew ‘very shocked’ by Justin Blackmon suspension

Late last week, Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Justin Blackmon was suspended for the remainder of the season after violating the NFL’s substance-abuse policy for the second time in 2013. His teammate Maurice Jones-Drew commented on the suspension this weekend on SiriusXM … Continued

NFL, Sports

Maurice Jones-Drew ‘very shocked’ by Justin Blackmon suspension

Late last week, Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Justin Blackmon was suspended for the remainder of the season after violating the NFL’s substance-abuse policy for the second time in 2013. His teammate Maurice Jones-Drew commented on the suspension this weekend on SiriusXM … Continued

MLB, Sports

Miami Marlins aren’t trading Giancarlo Stanton (so stop asking)

Looking for a right fielder? Don’t look in Miami. Despite a 100-loss, last place finish in 2013, Marlins’ GM Dan Jennings told MLB Network Radio that his team still will not trade 23 year-old Giancarlo Stanton, the centerpiece of a … Continued

MLB, Sports

Miami Marlins aren’t trading Giancarlo Stanton (so stop asking)

Looking for a right fielder? Don’t look in Miami. Despite a 100-loss, last place finish in 2013, Marlins’ GM Dan Jennings told MLB Network Radio that his team still will not trade 23 year-old Giancarlo Stanton, the centerpiece of a … Continued

MLB, Sports

Red Sox owner John Henry says team, Terry Francona still bitter

It’s been a successful decade for Red Sox owner John Henry, as his team captured its third World Series title over that span by defeating the St. Louis Cardinals on Wednesday. Following the victory, Henry joined Chris Russo on SiriusXM’s … Continued

MLB, Sports

Red Sox owner John Henry says team, Terry Francona still bitter

It’s been a successful decade for Red Sox owner John Henry, as his team captured its third World Series title over that span by defeating the St. Louis Cardinals on Wednesday. Following the victory, Henry joined Chris Russo on SiriusXM’s … Continued

NFL, Sports

Fran Tarkenton offers new plan to scout college QBs

According to Pro Football Hall of Famer and former NFL quarterback Frank Tarkenton, teams are taking the wrong approach to scouting college quarterbacks in the NFL. He offered owners a solution to the problem on his show on SiriusXM Indie. … Continued

NFL, Sports

Fran Tarkenton offers new plan to scout college QBs

According to Pro Football Hall of Famer and former NFL quarterback Frank Tarkenton, teams are taking the wrong approach to scouting college quarterbacks in the NFL. He offered owners a solution to the problem on his show on SiriusXM Indie. … Continued

MMA, Sports

Michael Chandler, Eddie Alvarez step back into the Bellator cage

On the eve of Bellator’s Lightweight Championship fight, current champion Michael Chandler is aware of the tall task before him. Why? Chandler’s opponent is no stranger. It was almost two years ago when Chandler, then the No. 1 contender, took … Continued

MMA, Sports

Michael Chandler, Eddie Alvarez step back into the Bellator cage

On the eve of Bellator’s Lightweight Championship fight, current champion Michael Chandler is aware of the tall task before him. Why? Chandler’s opponent is no stranger. It was almost two years ago when Chandler, then the No. 1 contender, took … Continued

Fantasy Sports, Sports

Fantasy football injury report: Week 9

Fantasy football owners already have to face difficult decisions each week when setting their starting lineups. Injuries only complicate the issue –  especially when it involves star players. On the Friday edition of RotoExperts on SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio, Dr. Roto … Continued

Fantasy Sports, Sports

Fantasy football injury report: Week 9

Fantasy football owners already have to face difficult decisions each week when setting their starting lineups. Injuries only complicate the issue –  especially when it involves star players. On the Friday edition of RotoExperts on SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio, Dr. Roto … Continued

NFL, Sports

Pete Carroll ‘disgusted’ by Golden Tate Monday night

Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll didn’t hide his feelings toward Golden Tate Monday night when the wide receiver was flagged for taunting during a win against the St. Louis Rams. He spoke about the situation Thursday night on SiriusXM NFL … Continued

NFL, Sports

Pete Carroll ‘disgusted’ by Golden Tate Monday night

Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll didn’t hide his feelings toward Golden Tate Monday night when the wide receiver was flagged for taunting during a win against the St. Louis Rams. He spoke about the situation Thursday night on SiriusXM NFL … Continued

NFL, Sports

Tomlinson: Johnny Manziel will be the Texans’ next QB

Not Matt Schaub. Not T.J. Yates. Not Case Keenum. No, Johnny Manziel will be the Houston Texans’ starting quarterback in 2014, LaDainian Tomlinson said Thursday on SiriusXM NFL Radio. “Here’s my prediction,” Tomlinson told co-host Ross Tucker. “I think they … Continued

NFL, Sports

Tomlinson: Johnny Manziel will be the Texans’ next QB

Not Matt Schaub. Not T.J. Yates. Not Case Keenum. No, Johnny Manziel will be the Houston Texans’ starting quarterback in 2014, LaDainian Tomlinson said Thursday on SiriusXM NFL Radio. “Here’s my prediction,” Tomlinson told co-host Ross Tucker. “I think they … Continued

College Basketball, Sports

Basketball and Beyond: How will rule changes affect college hoops?

The college basketball season is just around the corner, and with it comes a few rules changes. Duke head men’s basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski discussed the changes on this week’s edition of Basketball and Beyond with Coach K. Beginning this season, … Continued

College Basketball, Sports

Basketball and Beyond: How will rule changes affect college hoops?

The college basketball season is just around the corner, and with it comes a few rules changes. Duke head men’s basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski discussed the changes on this week’s edition of Basketball and Beyond with Coach K. Beginning this season, … Continued

NFL, Sports

Madden: Cowboys could learn something from Seahawks

Two NFL wide receivers made headlines for their extracurricular in-game activities during Week 8. First, on Sunday, Dez Bryant drew attention for an outburst on the sideline late in his Dallas Cowboys’ 31-30 loss to the Detroit Lions. Then, Monday, … Continued

NFL, Sports

Madden: Cowboys could learn something from Seahawks

Two NFL wide receivers made headlines for their extracurricular in-game activities during Week 8. First, on Sunday, Dez Bryant drew attention for an outburst on the sideline late in his Dallas Cowboys’ 31-30 loss to the Detroit Lions. Then, Monday, … Continued

MLB, Sports

John Lackey, Red Sox win 2013 World Series

The 2013 World Series wrapped up Wednesday night as the Boston Red Sox beat the St. Louis Cardinals, 6-1. MLB Network Radio brought you onto the field and inside the clubhouse at Fenway Park during Boston’s celebration. Before the 2013 Red … Continued

MLB, Sports

John Lackey, Red Sox win 2013 World Series

The 2013 World Series wrapped up Wednesday night as the Boston Red Sox beat the St. Louis Cardinals, 6-1. MLB Network Radio brought you onto the field and inside the clubhouse at Fenway Park during Boston’s celebration. Before the 2013 Red … Continued

Fantasy Sports, NFL, Sports

Matthew Berry: What to do with Dwayne Bowe and Marques Colston

The front man of fantasy sports, ESPN’s Matthew Berry, joined Colton and The Wolfman Tuesday night on SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio to give his thoughts on the fantasy football season. Berry weighed in on New Orleans Saints wide receiver Marques … Continued

Fantasy Sports, NFL, Sports

Matthew Berry: What to do with Dwayne Bowe and Marques Colston

The front man of fantasy sports, ESPN’s Matthew Berry, joined Colton and The Wolfman Tuesday night on SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio to give his thoughts on the fantasy football season. Berry weighed in on New Orleans Saints wide receiver Marques … Continued

Sports

Al Golden previews Miami vs. Florida State

SiriusXM College Sports Nation was joined by Miami head coach Al Golden Tuesday, who previewed his team’s upcoming game against fellow unbeaten Florida State. “[Florida State is] a very talented group, worthy of their ranking and the accolades that they’re getting … Continued

Sports

Al Golden previews Miami vs. Florida State

SiriusXM College Sports Nation was joined by Miami head coach Al Golden Tuesday, who previewed his team’s upcoming game against fellow unbeaten Florida State. “[Florida State is] a very talented group, worthy of their ranking and the accolades that they’re getting … Continued

NBA, Sports

Jeff Van Gundy: ‘I don’t think Miami will win it this year’

NBA analyst and former Knicks and Rockets head coach Jeff Van Gundy joined Chris Russo on SiriusXM’s Mad Dog Unleashed Wednesday to preview the NBA season. Van Gundy shared share some of his predictions, including what he feels the chances are … Continued

NBA, Sports

Jeff Van Gundy: ‘I don’t think Miami will win it this year’

NBA analyst and former Knicks and Rockets head coach Jeff Van Gundy joined Chris Russo on SiriusXM’s Mad Dog Unleashed Wednesday to preview the NBA season. Van Gundy shared share some of his predictions, including what he feels the chances are … Continued

Fantasy Sports, NFL, Sports

Adam Schefter analyzes a quiet NFL trade deadline

An uptick in early-season NFL trades led some analysts to anticipate a busy trade deadline. Instead, the deadline passed Tuesday afternoon with no major deals. ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter joined John Hansen on SXM Fantasy Football and talked about the inactivity at the … Continued

Fantasy Sports, NFL, Sports

Adam Schefter analyzes a quiet NFL trade deadline

An uptick in early-season NFL trades led some analysts to anticipate a busy trade deadline. Instead, the deadline passed Tuesday afternoon with no major deals. ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter joined John Hansen on SXM Fantasy Football and talked about the inactivity at the … Continued

MLB, Sports

Mr. October, The Rocket and Tom Glavine dish on Game 6

On a day when the Boston Red Sox stand on the precipice of their third World Series title in 10 years and their first Series win at home since 1918, MLB Network Radio went to those who know the situation … Continued

MLB, Sports

Mr. October, The Rocket and Tom Glavine dish on Game 6

On a day when the Boston Red Sox stand on the precipice of their third World Series title in 10 years and their first Series win at home since 1918, MLB Network Radio went to those who know the situation … Continued

NFL, Sports

Bleacher Report’s Matt Miller breaks down his NFL power rankings

As Week 9 of the 2013 NFL season quickly approaches, Bleacher Report’s lead NFL draft writer Matt Miller joined Bleacher Report Radio to tell Covino and Rich which teams are standing strong, and which teams are fading from playoff contention. … Continued

NFL, Sports

Bleacher Report’s Matt Miller breaks down his NFL power rankings

As Week 9 of the 2013 NFL season quickly approaches, Bleacher Report’s lead NFL draft writer Matt Miller joined Bleacher Report Radio to tell Covino and Rich which teams are standing strong, and which teams are fading from playoff contention. … Continued

NBA, Sports

Jared Dudley: Players know when owners want to tank

Wednesday on SiriusXM’s Mad Dog Sports Radio, Los Angeles Clippers forward Jared Dudley spoke with Adam Schein about his thoughts on tanking in the NBA. Schein asked Dudley for his reaction to a recent article in ESPN The Magazine, where … Continued

NBA, Sports

Jared Dudley: Players know when owners want to tank

Wednesday on SiriusXM’s Mad Dog Sports Radio, Los Angeles Clippers forward Jared Dudley spoke with Adam Schein about his thoughts on tanking in the NBA. Schein asked Dudley for his reaction to a recent article in ESPN The Magazine, where … Continued

NBA, Sports

Skolnick: ‘9 or 10 teams’ have shot at NBA title

The NBA tipped off Tuesday night, as the Miami Heat, Indiana Pacers and Los Angeles Lakers picked up the league’s first wins of the season. Two of those teams – the Heat and Pacers – are among many analysts’ favorites … Continued

NBA, Sports

Skolnick: ‘9 or 10 teams’ have shot at NBA title

The NBA tipped off Tuesday night, as the Miami Heat, Indiana Pacers and Los Angeles Lakers picked up the league’s first wins of the season. Two of those teams – the Heat and Pacers – are among many analysts’ favorites … Continued

NASCAR, Sports

Greg Biffle explains confrontation with Jimmie Johnson at Martinsville

Greg Biffle confronted Jimmie Johnson during a post-race interview Sunday at Martinsville following an incident between the two drivers. Biffle’s troubles started on lap 246, when Dale Earnhardt Jr. clipped his rear bumper cover, ripping it loose.  After two laps, the … Continued

NASCAR, Sports

Greg Biffle explains confrontation with Jimmie Johnson at Martinsville

Greg Biffle confronted Jimmie Johnson during a post-race interview Sunday at Martinsville following an incident between the two drivers. Biffle’s troubles started on lap 246, when Dale Earnhardt Jr. clipped his rear bumper cover, ripping it loose.  After two laps, the … Continued

NASCAR, Sports

Darrell Wallace Jr. reflects on historic win at Martinsville

Saturday at Martinsville Speedway, Darrell Wallace Jr. became the first black driver in nearly 50 years and just the second all-time to win a NASCAR National Tour Series race. Wallace joined NASCAR Hall of Fame nominee Wendell Scott as the … Continued

NASCAR, Sports

Darrell Wallace Jr. reflects on historic win at Martinsville

Saturday at Martinsville Speedway, Darrell Wallace Jr. became the first black driver in nearly 50 years and just the second all-time to win a NASCAR National Tour Series race. Wallace joined NASCAR Hall of Fame nominee Wendell Scott as the … Continued

NFL, Sports

SiriusXM Pigskin Pick’em, Week 8: Perfect!

It was a good week for participants in the SiriusXM Pigskin Pick’em game, as 53 of the 4,538 people who made picks for Week 8 ran the table with a 13-0 record. Two of those 53 people were SiriusXM hosts: … Continued

NFL, Sports

SiriusXM Pigskin Pick’em, Week 8: Perfect!

It was a good week for participants in the SiriusXM Pigskin Pick’em game, as 53 of the 4,538 people who made picks for Week 8 ran the table with a 13-0 record. Two of those 53 people were SiriusXM hosts: … Continued

NBA, Sports

Justin Termine’s 2013-14 NBA season preview

SiriusXM host Justin Termine breaks down the top teams in the Eastern and Western conferences, and offers an NBA Finals prediction. Each October, general managers across the NBA participate in a poll where they’re asked questions about with which player … Continued

NBA, Sports

Justin Termine’s 2013-14 NBA season preview

SiriusXM host Justin Termine breaks down the top teams in the Eastern and Western conferences, and offers an NBA Finals prediction. Each October, general managers across the NBA participate in a poll where they’re asked questions about with which player … Continued

Sports, WWE

Raw thoughts: Punk, Bryan, The Authority and The Wyatts

Each week, Mary “Queen of the Busted Open Nation” Grater reviews WWE Monday Night Raw. This week, Mary gives her take on the main-event arrival of The Wyatt Family. This week’s edition of Monday Night Raw was jam-packed with developments … Continued

Sports, WWE

Raw thoughts: Punk, Bryan, The Authority and The Wyatts

Each week, Mary “Queen of the Busted Open Nation” Grater reviews WWE Monday Night Raw. This week, Mary gives her take on the main-event arrival of The Wyatt Family. This week’s edition of Monday Night Raw was jam-packed with developments … Continued

Soccer, Sports

Tim Cahill brings never-say-die attitude for coach Mike Petke

Captain Clutch. The best Socceroo of all time. MLS MVP? With his knack for scoring game-saving goals, New York Red Bulls midfielder Tim Cahill might bring home some personal hardware this year. “When you play against the big teams, that’s when the … Continued

Soccer, Sports

Tim Cahill brings never-say-die attitude for coach Mike Petke

Captain Clutch. The best Socceroo of all time. MLS MVP? With his knack for scoring game-saving goals, New York Red Bulls midfielder Tim Cahill might bring home some personal hardware this year. “When you play against the big teams, that’s when the … Continued

NFL, Sports

Drew Pearson: Dez Bryant can’t let ‘passion’ affect football team

Former Cowboys All-Pro WR Drew Pearson spoke with Rich Gannon and Bruce Murray Monday on SiriusXM NFL Radio about Dez Bryant’s late-game sideline rant during Dallas’ 31-30 loss to the Detroit Lions on Sunday. “I think they should have made … Continued

NFL, Sports

Drew Pearson: Dez Bryant can’t let ‘passion’ affect football team

Former Cowboys All-Pro WR Drew Pearson spoke with Rich Gannon and Bruce Murray Monday on SiriusXM NFL Radio about Dez Bryant’s late-game sideline rant during Dallas’ 31-30 loss to the Detroit Lions on Sunday. “I think they should have made … Continued

NFL, Sports

#MMWTF: What did Kostos tell you about the Bengals?!

Welcome to #MMWTF, a weekly segment in which Nick Kostos breaks down the most baffling story lines from Sunday’s NFL action. Following Week 8, Kostos wonders what the heck is going on with Jason Garrett, gives props to his Cincinnati … Continued

NFL, Sports

#MMWTF: What did Kostos tell you about the Bengals?!

Welcome to #MMWTF, a weekly segment in which Nick Kostos breaks down the most baffling story lines from Sunday’s NFL action. Following Week 8, Kostos wonders what the heck is going on with Jason Garrett, gives props to his Cincinnati … Continued

Entertainment, Music, Sports

This Week On Demand: Zombies, Metal Screams – Halloween!

Celebrate the scariest week of the year with some frightening tunes, as we bring you special countdowns from Liquid Metal, Ozzy’s Boneyard, and Classic Vinyl. Plus, catch an exclusive compilation of interviews with the cast of AMC’s The Walking Dead, … Continued

Entertainment, Music, Sports

This Week On Demand: Zombies, Metal Screams – Halloween!

Celebrate the scariest week of the year with some frightening tunes, as we bring you special countdowns from Liquid Metal, Ozzy’s Boneyard, and Classic Vinyl. Plus, catch an exclusive compilation of interviews with the cast of AMC’s The Walking Dead, … Continued

College Basketball, MLB, Sports

Basketball and Beyond with Coach K: Season debut

When you’ve already won four national championships, led Team USA to two consecutive gold medals at the Olympics, and become the all time winningest men’s basketball coach, what’s left to do for legendary Duke head men’s basketball coach and Hall … Continued

College Basketball, MLB, Sports

Basketball and Beyond with Coach K: Season debut

When you’ve already won four national championships, led Team USA to two consecutive gold medals at the Olympics, and become the all time winningest men’s basketball coach, what’s left to do for legendary Duke head men’s basketball coach and Hall … Continued

NASCAR, Sports

Chip Ganassi reflects on Juan Pablo Montoya’s NASCAR career

Last weekend was certainly a memorable one for Chip Ganassi and his racing team, as Scott Dixon won his third Izod IndyCar Series Championship and Jamie McMurray won the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Talladega Superspeedway. (As if that wasn’t enough, … Continued

NASCAR, Sports

Chip Ganassi reflects on Juan Pablo Montoya’s NASCAR career

Last weekend was certainly a memorable one for Chip Ganassi and his racing team, as Scott Dixon won his third Izod IndyCar Series Championship and Jamie McMurray won the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Talladega Superspeedway. (As if that wasn’t enough, … Continued

Sports, WWE

Busted Open’s 2013 WWE Hell in a Cell preview

Busted Open‘s Doug Mortman and Mike Riker break down each of the matches heading into Sunday’s WWE Hell in a Cell pay-per-view event. Daniel Bryan vs. Randy Orton for the WWE Championship with HBK as referee For the third installment of … Continued

Sports, WWE

Busted Open’s 2013 WWE Hell in a Cell preview

Busted Open‘s Doug Mortman and Mike Riker break down each of the matches heading into Sunday’s WWE Hell in a Cell pay-per-view event. Daniel Bryan vs. Randy Orton for the WWE Championship with HBK as referee For the third installment of … Continued

NFL, Sports

Former Pro Bowl fullback Lorenzo Neal impressed by Eddie Lacy

As NFL teams shift more toward the spread offense, power running games and the role of the fullback have diminished. Former NFL fullback and four-time Pro Bowler Lorenzo Neal joined his former teammate, LaDainian Tomlinson, on In The Endzone with L.T. … Continued

NFL, Sports

Former Pro Bowl fullback Lorenzo Neal impressed by Eddie Lacy

As NFL teams shift more toward the spread offense, power running games and the role of the fullback have diminished. Former NFL fullback and four-time Pro Bowler Lorenzo Neal joined his former teammate, LaDainian Tomlinson, on In The Endzone with L.T. … Continued

MLB, Sports

Mike Matheny upset Jon Lester accusations came from within organization

Prior to his St. Louis Cardinals’ Game 2 win over the Boston Red Sox in the World Series, manager Mike Matheny spoke with MLB Network Radio’s Casey Stern, Jim Bowden and Jim Duquette about the controversy over accusations that Red … Continued

MLB, Sports

Mike Matheny upset Jon Lester accusations came from within organization

Prior to his St. Louis Cardinals’ Game 2 win over the Boston Red Sox in the World Series, manager Mike Matheny spoke with MLB Network Radio’s Casey Stern, Jim Bowden and Jim Duquette about the controversy over accusations that Red … Continued

MLB, Sports

Larry Lucchino: Abuse directed at Bobby Valentine ‘unfair’

Prior to Game 1 of the World Series, Chris Russo sat down for an interview with Red Sox President and CEO Larry Lucchino at Fenway Park on SiriusXM’s Mad Dog Sports Radio. In discussing the team’s remarkable turnaround from last … Continued

MLB, Sports

Larry Lucchino: Abuse directed at Bobby Valentine ‘unfair’

Prior to Game 1 of the World Series, Chris Russo sat down for an interview with Red Sox President and CEO Larry Lucchino at Fenway Park on SiriusXM’s Mad Dog Sports Radio. In discussing the team’s remarkable turnaround from last … Continued

NFL, Sports

Schein: What are Rams thinking with Brett Favre?

According to a report from ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the St. Louis Rams reached out to retired quarterback Brett Favre Sunday, in search of a replacement for injured starter Sam Bradford. SiriusXM Mad Dog Sports Radio’s Adam Schein was baffled by … Continued

NFL, Sports

Schein: What are Rams thinking with Brett Favre?

According to a report from ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the St. Louis Rams reached out to retired quarterback Brett Favre Sunday, in search of a replacement for injured starter Sam Bradford. SiriusXM Mad Dog Sports Radio’s Adam Schein was baffled by … Continued

NASCAR, Sports

Joey Logano puts positive spin on tough Chase run

Joey Logano, driver of the No. 22 Ford, has had a rough go of it in the 2013 NASCAR Chase. Logano, who made it into the Chase for the first time in five years as a Sprint Cup driver, currently … Continued

NASCAR, Sports

Joey Logano puts positive spin on tough Chase run

Joey Logano, driver of the No. 22 Ford, has had a rough go of it in the 2013 NASCAR Chase. Logano, who made it into the Chase for the first time in five years as a Sprint Cup driver, currently … Continued

MMA, Sports

Gilbert Melendez: Fight with Diego Sanchez at UFC 166 like The Walking Dead

Following a three-round battle against fellow UFC lightweight Diego Sanchez, Glibert “El Niño” Melendez joined the SiriusXM Fight Club to talk about what it was like to go toe-to-toe with his opponent, evoking a zombie comparison in his recap It … Continued

MMA, Sports

Gilbert Melendez: Fight with Diego Sanchez at UFC 166 like The Walking Dead

Following a three-round battle against fellow UFC lightweight Diego Sanchez, Glibert “El Niño” Melendez joined the SiriusXM Fight Club to talk about what it was like to go toe-to-toe with his opponent, evoking a zombie comparison in his recap It … Continued

MLB, Sports

Joe Torre doesn’t envision becoming MLB commissioner

Joe Torre, MLB commissioner? The former New York Yankees manager and current Executive Vice President for Baseball Operations for Major League Baseball joined Chris Russo on Mad Dog Sports Radio Wednesday to discuss the possibility of his taking over for Bud … Continued

MLB, Sports

Joe Torre doesn’t envision becoming MLB commissioner

Joe Torre, MLB commissioner? The former New York Yankees manager and current Executive Vice President for Baseball Operations for Major League Baseball joined Chris Russo on Mad Dog Sports Radio Wednesday to discuss the possibility of his taking over for Bud … Continued

Fantasy Sports, NBA, Sports

SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio’s fantasy basketball experts draft

Featuring the top fantasy minds in the business, including teams from RotoWire, RotoExperts and Fantasy Alarm, SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio held its fantasy basketball draft Tuesday night. The “Who’s No. 1?” debate — should LeBron James or Kevin Durant be the first … Continued

Fantasy Sports, NBA, Sports

SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio’s fantasy basketball experts draft

Featuring the top fantasy minds in the business, including teams from RotoWire, RotoExperts and Fantasy Alarm, SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio held its fantasy basketball draft Tuesday night. The “Who’s No. 1?” debate — should LeBron James or Kevin Durant be the first … Continued

Lifestyle, Music, News and Issues, Sports

What’s On: Katy Perry’s PRISM, fantasy football with a playmate and it’s time to prepare flu season

Today’s programming is a lot of business and a little bit of (guilty) pleasure. Andrew Wilkow is talking Obamacare with Rep Paul Gosar (R-AZ) on Patriot, Doctor radio has got some tips to help you and your family survive flu … Continued

Lifestyle, Music, News and Issues, Sports

What’s On: Katy Perry’s PRISM, fantasy football with a playmate and it’s time to prepare flu season

Today’s programming is a lot of business and a little bit of (guilty) pleasure. Andrew Wilkow is talking Obamacare with Rep Paul Gosar (R-AZ) on Patriot, Doctor radio has got some tips to help you and your family survive flu … Continued

NFL, Sports

John Madden: Peyton Manning is ‘significantly injured’

Speculation that Peyton Manning suffered an injury against the Colts Sunday night was proven true Wednesday, as the Broncos’ quarterback did not participate in practice due to a sore ankle. How serious is the injury? Former NFL coach John Madden took … Continued

NFL, Sports

John Madden: Peyton Manning is ‘significantly injured’

Speculation that Peyton Manning suffered an injury against the Colts Sunday night was proven true Wednesday, as the Broncos’ quarterback did not participate in practice due to a sore ankle. How serious is the injury? Former NFL coach John Madden took … Continued

MLB, Sports

A three-game World Series?

Wednesday on Bleacher Report Radio, Covino and Rich were joined by Bleacher Report’s national lead writer, Dan Levy, to talk about the World Series. Levy, who recently penned a column suggesting a massive change to the World Series format — a … Continued

MLB, Sports

A three-game World Series?

Wednesday on Bleacher Report Radio, Covino and Rich were joined by Bleacher Report’s national lead writer, Dan Levy, to talk about the World Series. Levy, who recently penned a column suggesting a massive change to the World Series format — a … Continued

Soccer, Sports

Matt Besler, USMNT defender, leads Sporting KC to MLS playoffs

The date: March 26, 2013. The venue: Azteca Stadium in Mexico City, Mexico. The match: U.S. Men’s National Team’s third World Cup qualifier of the Hex. Matt Besler may have been the reigning MLS Defensive Player of the Year, but it wasn’t … Continued

Soccer, Sports

Matt Besler, USMNT defender, leads Sporting KC to MLS playoffs

The date: March 26, 2013. The venue: Azteca Stadium in Mexico City, Mexico. The match: U.S. Men’s National Team’s third World Cup qualifier of the Hex. Matt Besler may have been the reigning MLS Defensive Player of the Year, but it wasn’t … Continued

NASCAR, Sports

Richard Petty, Todd Parrott talk Parrott’s failed drug test

Richard Petty Motorsports released Crew Chief Todd Parrott Tuesday after Parrott was indefinitely suspended by NASCAR for violating the sanctioning body’s substance abuse policy. Parrott, who won the 1999 Cup championship with Dale Jarrett and has two Daytona 500 and … Continued

NASCAR, Sports

Richard Petty, Todd Parrott talk Parrott’s failed drug test

Richard Petty Motorsports released Crew Chief Todd Parrott Tuesday after Parrott was indefinitely suspended by NASCAR for violating the sanctioning body’s substance abuse policy. Parrott, who won the 1999 Cup championship with Dale Jarrett and has two Daytona 500 and … Continued

NFL, Sports

Arians: Larry Fitzgerald played at 80 percent

Arizona Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians joined SiriusXM NFL Radio Tuesday to discuss a few hot topics surrounding his team. Among them: The possibility of benching former Pro-Bowl quarterback Carson Palmer, owner of a disappointing 69.5 passer rating through seven … Continued

NFL, Sports

Arians: Larry Fitzgerald played at 80 percent

Arizona Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians joined SiriusXM NFL Radio Tuesday to discuss a few hot topics surrounding his team. Among them: The possibility of benching former Pro-Bowl quarterback Carson Palmer, owner of a disappointing 69.5 passer rating through seven … Continued

MLB, Sports

Cardinals vs Red Sox: The surprise World Series matchup

The 109th World Series kicks off Wednesday night in Fenway Park between the St. Louis Cardinals and Boston Red Sox. On the surface, this pairing appears to be the most predictable matchup for the Fall Classic. Instead of those underdog … Continued

MLB, Sports

Cardinals vs Red Sox: The surprise World Series matchup

The 109th World Series kicks off Wednesday night in Fenway Park between the St. Louis Cardinals and Boston Red Sox. On the surface, this pairing appears to be the most predictable matchup for the Fall Classic. Instead of those underdog … Continued

NFL, Sports

SiriusXM Pigskin Pick’em, Week 7: Dr. Roto, Medow pull ahead

With a pair of 11-4 weeks, Dr. Roto (SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio) and Lance Medow (Mad Dog Sports Radio) leapfrogged Pete Pistone (SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) and Doria Biddle (OutQ) to take the lead in the SiriusXM Pigskin Pick’em game. Roto … Continued

NFL, Sports

SiriusXM Pigskin Pick’em, Week 7: Dr. Roto, Medow pull ahead

With a pair of 11-4 weeks, Dr. Roto (SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio) and Lance Medow (Mad Dog Sports Radio) leapfrogged Pete Pistone (SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) and Doria Biddle (OutQ) to take the lead in the SiriusXM Pigskin Pick’em game. Roto … Continued

MLB, Sports

MLB Network Radio analysts pick their keys to the World Series

The 2013 World Series kicks off Wednesday night between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Boston Red Sox. What do SiriusXM MLB Network Radio‘s analysts think about the series? Here are some of their keys to the Fall Classic. Todd … Continued

MLB, Sports

MLB Network Radio analysts pick their keys to the World Series

The 2013 World Series kicks off Wednesday night between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Boston Red Sox. What do SiriusXM MLB Network Radio‘s analysts think about the series? Here are some of their keys to the Fall Classic. Todd … Continued

Fantasy Sports, Sports

Entourage star Kevin Connolly talks fantasy football

Kevin Connolly, star of HBO‘s Entourage, joined RotoWire Fantasy Sports Today on SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio Monday to talk about his love for fantasy football. Connolly vented to hosts Chris Liss and Jeff Erickson about the ups and downs of his fantasy football season, … Continued

Fantasy Sports, Sports

Entourage star Kevin Connolly talks fantasy football

Kevin Connolly, star of HBO‘s Entourage, joined RotoWire Fantasy Sports Today on SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio Monday to talk about his love for fantasy football. Connolly vented to hosts Chris Liss and Jeff Erickson about the ups and downs of his fantasy football season, … Continued

Sports, WWE

Raw thoughts: Tag-team division taking over WWE

Each week, Mary “Queen of the Busted Open Nation” Grater reviews WWE Monday Night Raw. This week, Mary gives her take on the triple-threat tag-team title match scheduled for Hell in a Cell. Monday night’s Raw was one of the … Continued

Sports, WWE

Raw thoughts: Tag-team division taking over WWE

Each week, Mary “Queen of the Busted Open Nation” Grater reviews WWE Monday Night Raw. This week, Mary gives her take on the triple-threat tag-team title match scheduled for Hell in a Cell. Monday night’s Raw was one of the … Continued

NFL, Sports

Schein: Chiefs lead the way in wide-open AFC

“There is one undefeated team right now in the NFL. MY CHIEFS.” Yeah, you can say Adam Schein is buying what’s going on in Kansas City. Monday on Mad Dog Sports Radio’s Schein on Sports, Schein broke down what he … Continued

NFL, Sports

Schein: Chiefs lead the way in wide-open AFC

“There is one undefeated team right now in the NFL. MY CHIEFS.” Yeah, you can say Adam Schein is buying what’s going on in Kansas City. Monday on Mad Dog Sports Radio’s Schein on Sports, Schein broke down what he … Continued

NFL, Sports

#MMWTF: Sunday filled with crushing injuries

Welcome to #MMWTF, a weekly segment in which Nick Kostos breaks down the most baffling story lines from Sunday’s NFL action. Following Week 7, Kostos analyzes what injuries to Sam Bradford, Jay Cutler and Reggie Wayne mean for the Rams, … Continued

NFL, Sports

#MMWTF: Sunday filled with crushing injuries

Welcome to #MMWTF, a weekly segment in which Nick Kostos breaks down the most baffling story lines from Sunday’s NFL action. Following Week 7, Kostos analyzes what injuries to Sam Bradford, Jay Cutler and Reggie Wayne mean for the Rams, … Continued

MLB, Sports

St. Louis Cardinals, Boston Red Sox set to meet in World Series

Kicking off Wednesday, the Boston Red Sox and St. Louis Cardinals meet in the 2013 World Series. It’s a series full of story lines: both teams had the best regular season records in their respective leagues, the Red Sox went … Continued

MLB, Sports

St. Louis Cardinals, Boston Red Sox set to meet in World Series

Kicking off Wednesday, the Boston Red Sox and St. Louis Cardinals meet in the 2013 World Series. It’s a series full of story lines: both teams had the best regular season records in their respective leagues, the Red Sox went … Continued

Entertainment, Latin, Lifestyle, Music, NFL, Rock, Sports

What’s On: Piolin Every Weekday, Classic music and football.

Brace yourself for the work week with your daily dose of NFL news and opinion, all-new premieres in the Latino music world and a little trip down memory lane. Happy Monday, folks. The Morning Kickoff 6 am ET on SiriusXM … Continued

Entertainment, Latin, Lifestyle, Music, NFL, Rock, Sports

What’s On: Piolin Every Weekday, Classic music and football.

Brace yourself for the work week with your daily dose of NFL news and opinion, all-new premieres in the Latino music world and a little trip down memory lane. Happy Monday, folks. The Morning Kickoff 6 am ET on SiriusXM … Continued

Entertainment, Latin, Lifestyle, Music, News and Issues, Sports

This Week On Demand: Country Greats, Spooky Sounds

“The Gambler” Kenny Rogers stopped by our studios for an intimate performance and interview, all in front of a select group of SiriusXM subscribers on Prime Country. This week, catch the newest installment of SiriuisXM’s Artist Confidential series whenever you want, … Continued

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This Week On Demand: Country Greats, Spooky Sounds

“The Gambler” Kenny Rogers stopped by our studios for an intimate performance and interview, all in front of a select group of SiriusXM subscribers on Prime Country. This week, catch the newest installment of SiriuisXM’s Artist Confidential series whenever you want, … Continued

Fantasy Sports, NFL, Sports

Frank Gore talks fantasy football expectations with LaDainian Tomlinson

San Francisco 49ers running back Frank Gore has been one of the most consistent running backs the last decade, and that has continued through the first six weeks of the 2013 season. On SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio’s In The Endzone with L.T. … Continued

Fantasy Sports, NFL, Sports

Frank Gore talks fantasy football expectations with LaDainian Tomlinson

San Francisco 49ers running back Frank Gore has been one of the most consistent running backs the last decade, and that has continued through the first six weeks of the 2013 season. On SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio’s In The Endzone with L.T. … Continued

MMA

Fight Club’s UFC 166 predictions

SiriusXM Fight Club’s RJ Clifford and Ricky Bones break down UFC 166. With a fight card as stellar as it is heavy, the octagon touches down in Houston, Texas, Saturday night at the Toyota Center for UFC 166: Cain Velasquez … Continued

MMA

Fight Club’s UFC 166 predictions

SiriusXM Fight Club’s RJ Clifford and Ricky Bones break down UFC 166. With a fight card as stellar as it is heavy, the octagon touches down in Houston, Texas, Saturday night at the Toyota Center for UFC 166: Cain Velasquez … Continued

Soccer, Sports

Everton manager Roberto Martinez’s winning combination up top and in goal

Roberto Martinez’s Everton squad, currently 3-3-1 and in seventh place in the Barclays Premier League, is led this season by Romelu Lukaku and Tim Howard. Lukaku’s performance on offense — four goals and one assist in five games — shouldn’t … Continued

Soccer, Sports

Everton manager Roberto Martinez’s winning combination up top and in goal

Roberto Martinez’s Everton squad, currently 3-3-1 and in seventh place in the Barclays Premier League, is led this season by Romelu Lukaku and Tim Howard. Lukaku’s performance on offense — four goals and one assist in five games — shouldn’t … Continued

NFL, Sports

Fantasy football Week 7: Start ‘em or sit ‘em

Five key roster suggestions for Week 7 of the fantasy football season. Start: Brandon Jacobs, New York Giants running back, vs. Minnesota Vikings Brandon Jacobs may not be a long-term fix for those who need serious help at the running … Continued

NFL, Sports

Fantasy football Week 7: Start ‘em or sit ‘em

Five key roster suggestions for Week 7 of the fantasy football season. Start: Brandon Jacobs, New York Giants running back, vs. Minnesota Vikings Brandon Jacobs may not be a long-term fix for those who need serious help at the running … Continued

NASCAR, Sports

Kyle Busch, Brad Keselowski exchange words on SiriusXM NASCAR Radio

Kyle Busch and Brad Keselowski can’t escape one another since the Oct. 5th NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Kansas Speedway. Late in that race, Keselowski and Busch were jockeying for second position. The two cars collided, leaving Keselowski wrecked and … Continued

NASCAR, Sports

Kyle Busch, Brad Keselowski exchange words on SiriusXM NASCAR Radio

Kyle Busch and Brad Keselowski can’t escape one another since the Oct. 5th NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Kansas Speedway. Late in that race, Keselowski and Busch were jockeying for second position. The two cars collided, leaving Keselowski wrecked and … Continued

Sports, WWE

Kurt Angle: ‘Heck yeah,’ TNA should re-sign Hulk Hogan

Kurt Angle, the TNA superstar set to participate in one of the headline matches at Bound for Glory this weekend, told Busted Open Radio Wednesday that if he ran the promotion, he’d absolutely re-sign legendary free agent Hulk Hogan. “A … Continued

Sports, WWE

Kurt Angle: ‘Heck yeah,’ TNA should re-sign Hulk Hogan

Kurt Angle, the TNA superstar set to participate in one of the headline matches at Bound for Glory this weekend, told Busted Open Radio Wednesday that if he ran the promotion, he’d absolutely re-sign legendary free agent Hulk Hogan. “A … Continued

NFL, Sports

John Fox: Jim Isray ‘unappreciative’ of Peyton Manning

Over a year after the Indianapolis Colts parted ways with Super Bowl champion and four-time MVP Peyton Manning, team owner Jim Isray told USA Today he doesn’t feel any regret releasing the future Hall of Famer in favor of Andrew … Continued

NFL, Sports

John Fox: Jim Isray ‘unappreciative’ of Peyton Manning

Over a year after the Indianapolis Colts parted ways with Super Bowl champion and four-time MVP Peyton Manning, team owner Jim Isray told USA Today he doesn’t feel any regret releasing the future Hall of Famer in favor of Andrew … Continued

News and Issues, NFL, Sports

Peter King, Chris Russo debate Redskins team name

Is the Washington Redskins’ team name offensive, or has controversy surrounding the name been blown out of proportion? Sports Illustrated’s Peter King, the Editor-in-chief of The MMQB, and SiriusXM’s Chris Russo took on the debate on Mad Dog Sports Radio. … Continued

News and Issues, NFL, Sports

Peter King, Chris Russo debate Redskins team name

Is the Washington Redskins’ team name offensive, or has controversy surrounding the name been blown out of proportion? Sports Illustrated’s Peter King, the Editor-in-chief of The MMQB, and SiriusXM’s Chris Russo took on the debate on Mad Dog Sports Radio. … Continued

NFL, Sports

SiriusXM Pigskin Pick’em, Week 6: That was easy

Week 6 was “Chalk Week” in the NFL. For the most part, if you picked the favorites to win in each NFL game, you were looking at a nice pick’em week. Of the top 10 SiriusXM hosts in the standings, … Continued

NFL, Sports

SiriusXM Pigskin Pick’em, Week 6: That was easy

Week 6 was “Chalk Week” in the NFL. For the most part, if you picked the favorites to win in each NFL game, you were looking at a nice pick’em week. Of the top 10 SiriusXM hosts in the standings, … Continued

MLB, Sports

Shane Robinson ‘heard crickets’ after pinch-hit home run in NLCS

Shane Robinson had never recorded a postseason hit heading into Tuesday night’s Game 4 against the Los Angeles Dodgers. His career home run total? Five over four seasons in the big leagues. But October doesn’t care about resumes, and as … Continued

MLB, Sports

Shane Robinson ‘heard crickets’ after pinch-hit home run in NLCS

Shane Robinson had never recorded a postseason hit heading into Tuesday night’s Game 4 against the Los Angeles Dodgers. His career home run total? Five over four seasons in the big leagues. But October doesn’t care about resumes, and as … Continued

MLB, Sports

Are Yasiel Puig’s antics too much?

Since his MLB debut in June, Dodgers rookie outfielder Yasiel Puig has been a spark plug for the Dodgers offense, running into outfield walls, flipping bats and admiring home runs. But some opponents view his actions as unprofessional and immature. … Continued

MLB, Sports

Are Yasiel Puig’s antics too much?

Since his MLB debut in June, Dodgers rookie outfielder Yasiel Puig has been a spark plug for the Dodgers offense, running into outfield walls, flipping bats and admiring home runs. But some opponents view his actions as unprofessional and immature. … Continued

comedy, Entertainment, Fantasy Sports, MLB, Music, NFL, Pop, Rock, Sports, WWE

What’s on: Avril and Kroeger, Mike Birbiglia and The Miz

Rock stars, pro wrestling superstars and comedians. Oh my! Avril Lavigne & Chad Kroeger on The Morning Mash Up! 6 am ET on SiriusXM Hits 1 One day after stopping by The Howard Stern Studios to appear on the Howard Stern … Continued

comedy, Entertainment, Fantasy Sports, MLB, Music, NFL, Pop, Rock, Sports, WWE

What’s on: Avril and Kroeger, Mike Birbiglia and The Miz

Rock stars, pro wrestling superstars and comedians. Oh my! Avril Lavigne & Chad Kroeger on The Morning Mash Up! 6 am ET on SiriusXM Hits 1 One day after stopping by The Howard Stern Studios to appear on the Howard Stern … Continued

Entertainment, Fantasy Sports, Sports, TV

FXX’s ‘The League’ cast and creators stop by SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio

Real fantasy sports TV stars joined a real fantasy sports radio star when the cast and co-creators of FXX’s The League dropped by SiriusXM studios in New York City to talk with SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio‘s John Hansen. Despite the crowded studio, the cast … Continued

Entertainment, Fantasy Sports, Sports, TV

FXX’s ‘The League’ cast and creators stop by SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio

Real fantasy sports TV stars joined a real fantasy sports radio star when the cast and co-creators of FXX’s The League dropped by SiriusXM studios in New York City to talk with SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio‘s John Hansen. Despite the crowded studio, the cast … Continued

NASCAR, Sports

Michael Waltrip Racing cutting back to two teams in 2014

In continued fallout from the end of the Sept. 9 NASCAR race at Richmond, Michael Waltrip Racing announced the team will reorganize for the 2014 season. The changes include scaling back to two full-time and one part-time entry next season. As a … Continued

NASCAR, Sports

Michael Waltrip Racing cutting back to two teams in 2014

In continued fallout from the end of the Sept. 9 NASCAR race at Richmond, Michael Waltrip Racing announced the team will reorganize for the 2014 season. The changes include scaling back to two full-time and one part-time entry next season. As a … Continued

Soccer, Sports

US Men’s National Team gearing up for 2014 World Cup

The US Men’s National Team takes on Panama Tuesday night in the final game of the ‘Hex’ to cap off their World Cup Qualifying for CONCACAF. Already qualified for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, the only thing that remains in … Continued

Soccer, Sports

US Men’s National Team gearing up for 2014 World Cup

The US Men’s National Team takes on Panama Tuesday night in the final game of the ‘Hex’ to cap off their World Cup Qualifying for CONCACAF. Already qualified for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, the only thing that remains in … Continued

Sports, WWE

Raw thoughts: Rhodes brothers, Shield put on a show

Each week, Mary “Queen of the Busted Open Nation” Grater reviews WWE Monday Night Raw. This week, Mary gives her take on the new tag team champions and The Shield’s run with the belts. Raw kicked things off Monday night … Continued

Sports, WWE

Raw thoughts: Rhodes brothers, Shield put on a show

Each week, Mary “Queen of the Busted Open Nation” Grater reviews WWE Monday Night Raw. This week, Mary gives her take on the new tag team champions and The Shield’s run with the belts. Raw kicked things off Monday night … Continued

MLB, Sports

Charlie Manuel: ‘I still want to manage’

What does the future hold for former Phillies skipper Charlie Manuel? Perhaps another a job in Philadelphia. Manuel joined Jeff Joyce and his former closer, Brad Lidge, on Inside Pitch on MLB Network Radio Monday and discussed his future in baseball. … Continued

MLB, Sports

Charlie Manuel: ‘I still want to manage’

What does the future hold for former Phillies skipper Charlie Manuel? Perhaps another a job in Philadelphia. Manuel joined Jeff Joyce and his former closer, Brad Lidge, on Inside Pitch on MLB Network Radio Monday and discussed his future in baseball. … Continued

Soccer, Sports

Caleb Porter guiding Portland Timbers to MLS playoffs

Beating a rival is nice. Doing so when first place in the MLS Western Conference is on the line? That’s pretty special, and that’s exactly what the Portland Timbers did Sunday night under first-year head coach Caleb Porter. “The fact [is] that over … Continued

Soccer, Sports

Caleb Porter guiding Portland Timbers to MLS playoffs

Beating a rival is nice. Doing so when first place in the MLS Western Conference is on the line? That’s pretty special, and that’s exactly what the Portland Timbers did Sunday night under first-year head coach Caleb Porter. “The fact [is] that over … Continued

Latin, Music, Sports

What’s on: Shaggy, Metallica & Martin Castillo

Jim Florentine’s Metal Midgets with Metallica 10 am ET on SiriusXM Ozzy’s Boneyard Metallica continued its takeover of the SiriusXM airwaves last week when Jim Florentine had the band on as his guests. Catch the replay this week on Ozzy’s … Continued

Latin, Music, Sports

What’s on: Shaggy, Metallica & Martin Castillo

Jim Florentine’s Metal Midgets with Metallica 10 am ET on SiriusXM Ozzy’s Boneyard Metallica continued its takeover of the SiriusXM airwaves last week when Jim Florentine had the band on as his guests. Catch the replay this week on Ozzy’s … Continued

NFL, Sports

#MMWTF: Certain Texans fans ‘classless’

Welcome to #MMWTF, a weekly segment in which Nick Kostos breaks down the most baffling story lines from Sunday’s NFL action. Following Week 6, Kostos looks at what went wrong for Sean Payton and the New Orleans Saints, praises Nick … Continued

NFL, Sports

#MMWTF: Certain Texans fans ‘classless’

Welcome to #MMWTF, a weekly segment in which Nick Kostos breaks down the most baffling story lines from Sunday’s NFL action. Following Week 6, Kostos looks at what went wrong for Sean Payton and the New Orleans Saints, praises Nick … Continued

Music, NFL, Pop, Sports

Bleacher Report Radio: The most annoying songs in sports

Who Let The Dogs Out. Tubthumping. Gangnam Style. There comes a time in most songs’ existences that, like the great athletes and coaches in sports, they need to be retired. Monday on SiriusXM’s Bleacher Report Radio, Covino and Rich reviewed … Continued

Music, NFL, Pop, Sports

Bleacher Report Radio: The most annoying songs in sports

Who Let The Dogs Out. Tubthumping. Gangnam Style. There comes a time in most songs’ existences that, like the great athletes and coaches in sports, they need to be retired. Monday on SiriusXM’s Bleacher Report Radio, Covino and Rich reviewed … Continued

Sports, WWE

Busted Open: TNA needs to pass on re-signing Hulk Hogan

Hulk Hogan is the biggest name in professional wrestling. You can’t argue his impact on the sport. He’s wrestling’s equivalent of Babe Ruth, or Michael Jordan. He should be No. 1 or No. 2 on every list of the sport’s … Continued

Sports, WWE

Busted Open: TNA needs to pass on re-signing Hulk Hogan

Hulk Hogan is the biggest name in professional wrestling. You can’t argue his impact on the sport. He’s wrestling’s equivalent of Babe Ruth, or Michael Jordan. He should be No. 1 or No. 2 on every list of the sport’s … Continued

MLB, Sports

David Ortiz comes through in clutch again for Red Sox

David Ortiz knows clutch. He’s hit 15 career postseason home runs, including two walk-offs. His 54 postseason RBIs rank fifth all time. And on Monday night, the 37-year-old launched a game-tying grand slam into the Fenway Park bullpen, adding to … Continued

MLB, Sports

David Ortiz comes through in clutch again for Red Sox

David Ortiz knows clutch. He’s hit 15 career postseason home runs, including two walk-offs. His 54 postseason RBIs rank fifth all time. And on Monday night, the 37-year-old launched a game-tying grand slam into the Fenway Park bullpen, adding to … Continued

comedy, movies, NFL

What’s on: Chargers-Colts, Martha and Johnny Marines

What do Martha Stewart, Kyle Kinane and Andrew Luck have in common, aside from the fact that you can get lost in all of their smiles? They’ll be on SiriusXM Monday. Leading Ladies Career Event with Kate White 10 am … Continued

comedy, movies, NFL

What’s on: Chargers-Colts, Martha and Johnny Marines

What do Martha Stewart, Kyle Kinane and Andrew Luck have in common, aside from the fact that you can get lost in all of their smiles? They’ll be on SiriusXM Monday. Leading Ladies Career Event with Kate White 10 am … Continued

Entertainment, Music, News and Issues, Sports

This Week On Demand: The SiriusXM debut of Piolín Radio, Katy Perry and more

This week, SiriusXM welcomes Spanish-language radio’s top host Eddie “Piolín” Sotelo, with the launch of his brand new channel, Piolín Radio! Piolín has won numerous prizes including several NAB Marconi Radio Awards, and was picked as one of the most influential people … Continued

Entertainment, Music, News and Issues, Sports

This Week On Demand: The SiriusXM debut of Piolín Radio, Katy Perry and more

This week, SiriusXM welcomes Spanish-language radio’s top host Eddie “Piolín” Sotelo, with the launch of his brand new channel, Piolín Radio! Piolín has won numerous prizes including several NAB Marconi Radio Awards, and was picked as one of the most influential people … Continued

Soccer, Sports

Peter Vermes looks ahead to Hall of Fame induction

A former member of the US Men’s National Team and now the head coach of Sporting Kansas City, Peter Vermes knows what it takes to succeed in American soccer. So it comes as little surprise that one of this year’s inductees to … Continued

Soccer, Sports

Peter Vermes looks ahead to Hall of Fame induction

A former member of the US Men’s National Team and now the head coach of Sporting Kansas City, Peter Vermes knows what it takes to succeed in American soccer. So it comes as little surprise that one of this year’s inductees to … Continued

Entertainment, Jazz/Standards, Music, NASCAR, NFL, Pop, Pop Culture, Rock, Sports

What’s On: Pearl Jam is Secret in Seattle, The Glee of Sinatra, the Kings of Leon and the smartest kids in the world

Pearl Jam Town Hall Premieres Friday 12 pm ET. Replays all weekend on Pearl Jam Radio As you might expect, the SiriusXM Town Hall with Pearl Jam was no ordinary affair. The band answered fan questions moderated by longtime producer … Continued

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What’s On: Pearl Jam is Secret in Seattle, The Glee of Sinatra, the Kings of Leon and the smartest kids in the world

Pearl Jam Town Hall Premieres Friday 12 pm ET. Replays all weekend on Pearl Jam Radio As you might expect, the SiriusXM Town Hall with Pearl Jam was no ordinary affair. The band answered fan questions moderated by longtime producer … Continued

MLB, Sports

Cal Ripken Jr. ‘would listen’ to managerial offer

The Washington Nationals’ search for their next manager is on, and an interesting name has surfaced of late: Cal Ripken, Jr. Earlier this week, Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth said Ripken would be his top candidate to replace the retiring Davey … Continued

MLB, Sports

Cal Ripken Jr. ‘would listen’ to managerial offer

The Washington Nationals’ search for their next manager is on, and an interesting name has surfaced of late: Cal Ripken, Jr. Earlier this week, Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth said Ripken would be his top candidate to replace the retiring Davey … Continued

Sports, WWE

Intern Mary’s Raw thoughts: Does Cena’s return signal panic?

Each week, Busted Open Radio’s Intern Mary reviews WWE Monday Night Raw. This week, she writes about John Cena’s sudden return, and what it means for the state of the promotion. After Battleground left so many questions unanswered Sunday night, … Continued

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Intern Mary’s Raw thoughts: Does Cena’s return signal panic?

Each week, Busted Open Radio’s Intern Mary reviews WWE Monday Night Raw. This week, she writes about John Cena’s sudden return, and what it means for the state of the promotion. After Battleground left so many questions unanswered Sunday night, … Continued

Sports

Les Miles, LSU prepare for Florida

SiriusXM’s College Football Playbook was joined by LSU head coach Les Miles Wednesday. Miles talked about his his team’s upcoming game against Florida, and what the Tigers need to carry over from their recent win against Mississippi State. “[The] defense … Continued

Sports

Les Miles, LSU prepare for Florida

SiriusXM’s College Football Playbook was joined by LSU head coach Les Miles Wednesday. Miles talked about his his team’s upcoming game against Florida, and what the Tigers need to carry over from their recent win against Mississippi State. “[The] defense … Continued

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Bones: The meteoric rise of Glover Teixeira

UFC No. 1 light-heavyweight contender Glover Teixeira looks like the prototypical fighter. With a chiseled face and a physique that showcases the grueling day-to-day grind that come with being a high-level mixed martial artist, Teixeira’s appearance exemplifies his dedication to … Continued

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Bones: The meteoric rise of Glover Teixeira

UFC No. 1 light-heavyweight contender Glover Teixeira looks like the prototypical fighter. With a chiseled face and a physique that showcases the grueling day-to-day grind that come with being a high-level mixed martial artist, Teixeira’s appearance exemplifies his dedication to … Continued

NFL

John Madden talks Colts football with Andrew Luck

This week on Madden Football, NFL legend John Madden was joined by a player who many would argue ranks at the top of the NFL’s current stable of young quarterbacks: Indianapolis Colts sophomore signal-caller Andrew Luck. Luck spoke with Madden … Continued

NFL

John Madden talks Colts football with Andrew Luck

This week on Madden Football, NFL legend John Madden was joined by a player who many would argue ranks at the top of the NFL’s current stable of young quarterbacks: Indianapolis Colts sophomore signal-caller Andrew Luck. Luck spoke with Madden … Continued

Health, Music, Sports

What’s On: Earth, Wind and Fire gets funky and the New York Giants face the Chicago Bears

It’s all about music and sports today. Korn is celebrating the release of their 11th studio album by taking over Octane, James Blunt is hitting up The Pulse for a chat, and Earth, Wind and Fire is bringing the bass … Continued

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What’s On: Earth, Wind and Fire gets funky and the New York Giants face the Chicago Bears

It’s all about music and sports today. Korn is celebrating the release of their 11th studio album by taking over Octane, James Blunt is hitting up The Pulse for a chat, and Earth, Wind and Fire is bringing the bass … Continued

MMA, Sports, WWE

Who wins a fight: Dana White or Vince McMahon?

Earlier this week, SiriusXM Fight Club was joined by UFC Hall of Famer and former WWE superstar Ken Shamrock, who explained to listeners how he thought a fight between UFC president Dana White and WWE CEO Vince McMahon would play … Continued

MMA, Sports, WWE

Who wins a fight: Dana White or Vince McMahon?

Earlier this week, SiriusXM Fight Club was joined by UFC Hall of Famer and former WWE superstar Ken Shamrock, who explained to listeners how he thought a fight between UFC president Dana White and WWE CEO Vince McMahon would play … Continued

NFL, Sports, TV

Bruce Arians on HBO’s Hard Knocks: ‘It’s a total distraction’

Since its debut in 2001, HBO’s reality sports series Hard Knocks has covered the preseason preparation of a different NFL team every year. The NFL recently announced that if there are no volunteers to appear on the show next season, … Continued

NFL, Sports, TV

Bruce Arians on HBO’s Hard Knocks: ‘It’s a total distraction’

Since its debut in 2001, HBO’s reality sports series Hard Knocks has covered the preseason preparation of a different NFL team every year. The NFL recently announced that if there are no volunteers to appear on the show next season, … Continued

MMA, Sports

UFC Fight Night 29: SiriusXM Fight Club picks

Free fights on a Wednesday! Ultimate Fight Night 29 in Sao Paolo, Brazil, airs Wednesday night at 5 pm ET on Fox Sports 1. The card features several fighters looking to push down the door into the top seven of … Continued

MMA, Sports

UFC Fight Night 29: SiriusXM Fight Club picks

Free fights on a Wednesday! Ultimate Fight Night 29 in Sao Paolo, Brazil, airs Wednesday night at 5 pm ET on Fox Sports 1. The card features several fighters looking to push down the door into the top seven of … Continued

NFL, Sports

SiriusXM Pigskin Pick’em, Week 5: Jay knows upsets

How unexpected was the ending to Week 5 of the NFL season? Only one SiriusXM host – Jay Thomas – correctly predicted the outcome of both the Chargers-Raiders Sunday night game and the Jets-Falcons Monday night game in SiriusXM’s Pigskin … Continued

NFL, Sports

SiriusXM Pigskin Pick’em, Week 5: Jay knows upsets

How unexpected was the ending to Week 5 of the NFL season? Only one SiriusXM host – Jay Thomas – correctly predicted the outcome of both the Chargers-Raiders Sunday night game and the Jets-Falcons Monday night game in SiriusXM’s Pigskin … Continued

MLB, Sports

Matheny: Cardinals’ teamwork key to NLDS

The Pittsburgh Pirates offense has relied heavily on third baseman Pedro Alvarez this postseason. In five playoff games, Alvarez has six RBI, including at least one in each game. St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny joined SiriusXM’s MLB Network Radio and … Continued

MLB, Sports

Matheny: Cardinals’ teamwork key to NLDS

The Pittsburgh Pirates offense has relied heavily on third baseman Pedro Alvarez this postseason. In five playoff games, Alvarez has six RBI, including at least one in each game. St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny joined SiriusXM’s MLB Network Radio and … Continued

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What’s on: No Huddle, Cage the Elephant and No Age

Start your day with a future NFL Hall of Famer. In the afternoon, listen to the Mad Dog for a dose of baseball nostalgia. Hear the hysterical Amy Schumer, the talented John Legend, and an unplugged session with No Age. … Continued

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What’s on: No Huddle, Cage the Elephant and No Age

Start your day with a future NFL Hall of Famer. In the afternoon, listen to the Mad Dog for a dose of baseball nostalgia. Hear the hysterical Amy Schumer, the talented John Legend, and an unplugged session with No Age. … Continued

Fantasy Sports, Sports

John Hansen: Which players should you look to trade?

Monday on SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio, John Hansen, the Fantasy Guru, said he’s seen enough of several fantasy football players that were selected in the early rounds of preseason drafts. Among the players Hansen and co-host Adam Caplan suggested fantasy … Continued

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John Hansen: Which players should you look to trade?

Monday on SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio, John Hansen, the Fantasy Guru, said he’s seen enough of several fantasy football players that were selected in the early rounds of preseason drafts. Among the players Hansen and co-host Adam Caplan suggested fantasy … Continued

Soccer, Sports

Jurgen Klinsmann putting best team forward in World Cup qualifiers

The United States Men’s National Team has already qualified for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. That doesn’t mean Jurgen Klinsmann is going to take his foot off the pedal against Jamaica and Panama. On SiriusXM FC, Klinsmann told former USMNT captain … Continued

Soccer, Sports

Jurgen Klinsmann putting best team forward in World Cup qualifiers

The United States Men’s National Team has already qualified for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. That doesn’t mean Jurgen Klinsmann is going to take his foot off the pedal against Jamaica and Panama. On SiriusXM FC, Klinsmann told former USMNT captain … Continued

MLB, Sports

Alex Cobb: Jeremy Hellickson will be ‘lights out’ against Red Sox

Three straight elimination games. Three straight wins. The Tampa Bays Rays just aren’t ready to put the 2013 season to rest. Monday night, Jose Lobaton belted a walk-off home run against arguably the league’s best relief pitcher this season, Koji Uehara, … Continued

MLB, Sports

Alex Cobb: Jeremy Hellickson will be ‘lights out’ against Red Sox

Three straight elimination games. Three straight wins. The Tampa Bays Rays just aren’t ready to put the 2013 season to rest. Monday night, Jose Lobaton belted a walk-off home run against arguably the league’s best relief pitcher this season, Koji Uehara, … Continued

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What’s On: A Monday Night Football recap, Red Grant on Comedy Central & Viva Las Vegas!

Fall asleep before the end of the Jets-Falcons game Monday night? We’ve got you covered with a recap on The Morning Kickoff with Ross Tucker on SiriusXM NFL Radio. Then, if your team was on the losing side and you’re feeling … Continued

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What’s On: A Monday Night Football recap, Red Grant on Comedy Central & Viva Las Vegas!

Fall asleep before the end of the Jets-Falcons game Monday night? We’ve got you covered with a recap on The Morning Kickoff with Ross Tucker on SiriusXM NFL Radio. Then, if your team was on the losing side and you’re feeling … Continued

NFL, Sports

Tony Romo: All-time performance or another disappointment?

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo had a career game on Sunday, going toe-to-toe with Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning. Romo finished 25 for 36 with 506 passing yards and five touchdowns. but it was the late-game interception and the eventual loss that … Continued

NFL, Sports

Tony Romo: All-time performance or another disappointment?

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo had a career game on Sunday, going toe-to-toe with Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning. Romo finished 25 for 36 with 506 passing yards and five touchdowns. but it was the late-game interception and the eventual loss that … Continued

MMA, Sports

How Daniel Cormier has Jon Jones already defeated outside of the cage

In a perfect world, athletes would be judged exclusively on their physical abilities and their poise in situations of great pressure. But as we are constantly reminded, the world isn’t perfect. In a society that thrives on social media platforms … Continued

MMA, Sports

How Daniel Cormier has Jon Jones already defeated outside of the cage

In a perfect world, athletes would be judged exclusively on their physical abilities and their poise in situations of great pressure. But as we are constantly reminded, the world isn’t perfect. In a society that thrives on social media platforms … Continued

NFL, Sports

#MMWTF: Stop hating on Tony Romo!

Welcome to #MMWTF, a weekly segment in which Nick Kostos breaks down the most baffling story lines from Sunday’s NFL action. Following Week 5, Kostos defends Tony Romo, gives some love to the Oakland Raiders, and discusses quarterback controversies in … Continued

NFL, Sports

#MMWTF: Stop hating on Tony Romo!

Welcome to #MMWTF, a weekly segment in which Nick Kostos breaks down the most baffling story lines from Sunday’s NFL action. Following Week 5, Kostos defends Tony Romo, gives some love to the Oakland Raiders, and discusses quarterback controversies in … Continued

MLB, Sports

Pirates pitching coach Ray Searage on Francisco Liriano’s turnaround

Last year, starting pitcher Francisco Liriano entered free agency as a struggling starter looking to play his way back into an MLB starting rotation. He went just 3-10 with the Minnesota Twins in 2012, was dealt to the Chicago White … Continued

MLB, Sports

Pirates pitching coach Ray Searage on Francisco Liriano’s turnaround

Last year, starting pitcher Francisco Liriano entered free agency as a struggling starter looking to play his way back into an MLB starting rotation. He went just 3-10 with the Minnesota Twins in 2012, was dealt to the Chicago White … Continued

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What’s on: Busted Open, The Outfield and Monday Night Football

You watched Sunday’s WWE pay-per-view, Battleground. Don’t try to pretend you didn’t. The best people to talk about it with on a Monday? Doug Mortman and Dave LaGreca. That and more of SiriusXM’s must-listen-to programming: Devi Navratri Celebration 10 am … Continued

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What’s on: Busted Open, The Outfield and Monday Night Football

You watched Sunday’s WWE pay-per-view, Battleground. Don’t try to pretend you didn’t. The best people to talk about it with on a Monday? Doug Mortman and Dave LaGreca. That and more of SiriusXM’s must-listen-to programming: Devi Navratri Celebration 10 am … Continued

NFL, Sports

Kirwan: Buccaneers shouldn’t have cut Josh Freeman

After playing his way to the bench and facing a storm of criticism from his coaching staff, Tampa Buccaneers’ quarterback and former first-round draft pick Josh Freeman was released by the team Thursday. The way Freeman’s Tampa Bay tenure ended … Continued

NFL, Sports

Kirwan: Buccaneers shouldn’t have cut Josh Freeman

After playing his way to the bench and facing a storm of criticism from his coaching staff, Tampa Buccaneers’ quarterback and former first-round draft pick Josh Freeman was released by the team Thursday. The way Freeman’s Tampa Bay tenure ended … Continued

NFL, Sports

Kostos’ NFL Week 5 story lines: Peyton the Great and Wilson vs. Luck

Nick Kostos breaks down the five story lines to watch in Week 5 of the NFL season. Amazing slate of games Sunday’s menu of games is the tastiest in recent memory. Between Saints-Bears, Patriots-Bengals, Chiefs-Titans, Lions-Packers, Seahawks-Colts, Ravens-Dolphins and Texans-49ers, … Continued

NFL, Sports

Kostos’ NFL Week 5 story lines: Peyton the Great and Wilson vs. Luck

Nick Kostos breaks down the five story lines to watch in Week 5 of the NFL season. Amazing slate of games Sunday’s menu of games is the tastiest in recent memory. Between Saints-Bears, Patriots-Bengals, Chiefs-Titans, Lions-Packers, Seahawks-Colts, Ravens-Dolphins and Texans-49ers, … Continued

NFL, Sports

Week 5 NFL best bets: Kostos loves the Seahawks

Friday on Bleacher Report Radio, Nick Kostos revealed his best bets for Week 5 of the 2013 NFL season. Kostos was especially high on the chances of the Seattle Seahawks against the Indianapolis Colts, and also broke down the Cincinnati … Continued

NFL, Sports

Week 5 NFL best bets: Kostos loves the Seahawks

Friday on Bleacher Report Radio, Nick Kostos revealed his best bets for Week 5 of the 2013 NFL season. Kostos was especially high on the chances of the Seattle Seahawks against the Indianapolis Colts, and also broke down the Cincinnati … Continued

Soccer, Sports

Bonetti: Juventus ‘doesn’t have the DNA to compete in Europe’

How can a team dominate one of the best leagues in the world, but still struggle against the other top teams in Europe? Matteo Bonetti, beINSPORT Serie A Expert, told Tony Meola and Nick Kostos on Counter Attack that Juventus … Continued

Soccer, Sports

Bonetti: Juventus ‘doesn’t have the DNA to compete in Europe’

How can a team dominate one of the best leagues in the world, but still struggle against the other top teams in Europe? Matteo Bonetti, beINSPORT Serie A Expert, told Tony Meola and Nick Kostos on Counter Attack that Juventus … Continued

MLB, Sports

How far can Miguel Cabrera take the Tigers this postseason?

The rematch of the 2012 American League Division Series between the Detroit Tigers and Oakland Athletics begins Friday night, and all eyes will be on Miguel Cabrera. Last season, Cabrera won the AL MVP and became the first Triple Crown … Continued

MLB, Sports

How far can Miguel Cabrera take the Tigers this postseason?

The rematch of the 2012 American League Division Series between the Detroit Tigers and Oakland Athletics begins Friday night, and all eyes will be on Miguel Cabrera. Last season, Cabrera won the AL MVP and became the first Triple Crown … Continued

Sports, WWE

Busted Open’s 2013 WWE Battleground preview

Busted Open‘s Doug Mortman and Mike Riker break down each of the matches heading into Sunday’s WWE Battleground pay-per-view event. Daniel Bryan vs. Randy Orton (for the vacant WWE Championship) With everything going on in the Triple-H regime, it’s easy to … Continued

Sports, WWE

Busted Open’s 2013 WWE Battleground preview

Busted Open‘s Doug Mortman and Mike Riker break down each of the matches heading into Sunday’s WWE Battleground pay-per-view event. Daniel Bryan vs. Randy Orton (for the vacant WWE Championship) With everything going on in the Triple-H regime, it’s easy to … Continued

Soccer, Sports

England goalie: Fraser Forster or Joe Hart?

Joe Hart was supposed to be the next great goalie and lead England to a World Cup title. Manchester City fans are well aware of his fall from grave. Now, there’s a new kid on the block and he plays for … Continued

Soccer, Sports

England goalie: Fraser Forster or Joe Hart?

Joe Hart was supposed to be the next great goalie and lead England to a World Cup title. Manchester City fans are well aware of his fall from grave. Now, there’s a new kid on the block and he plays for … Continued

MLB, Sports

Dusty Baker fired by Reds; Marty Brennaman reacts

The MLB Postseason is not even a week old, but already heads are rolling. Dale Sveum is already out as Cubs manager, and now the NL Central purge continues with Dusty Baker done in Cincy. President of Baseball Operations & GM … Continued

MLB, Sports

Dusty Baker fired by Reds; Marty Brennaman reacts

The MLB Postseason is not even a week old, but already heads are rolling. Dale Sveum is already out as Cubs manager, and now the NL Central purge continues with Dusty Baker done in Cincy. President of Baseball Operations & GM … Continued

Soccer, Sports

Christopher Sullivan: Manchester United midfield is ‘ultra vanilla’

Sir Alex Ferguson turned Manchester United into a global soccer power. Even though “Fergie” isn’t at the helm at Old Trafford anymore, the expectations are still sky-high. But three losses in the first six games of the Barclays Premier League … Continued

Soccer, Sports

Christopher Sullivan: Manchester United midfield is ‘ultra vanilla’

Sir Alex Ferguson turned Manchester United into a global soccer power. Even though “Fergie” isn’t at the helm at Old Trafford anymore, the expectations are still sky-high. But three losses in the first six games of the Barclays Premier League … Continued

NFL, Sports

Fantasy football Week 5: Start ’em or sit ’em

Six key roster suggestions for Week 5 of the fantasy football season. Start: Phillip Rivers, San Diego Chargers quarterback, at Oakland Raiders On pace for 4,800 passing yards, 44 touchdowns and just eight interceptions, it’s apparent that Philip Rivers is … Continued

NFL, Sports

Fantasy football Week 5: Start ’em or sit ’em

Six key roster suggestions for Week 5 of the fantasy football season. Start: Phillip Rivers, San Diego Chargers quarterback, at Oakland Raiders On pace for 4,800 passing yards, 44 touchdowns and just eight interceptions, it’s apparent that Philip Rivers is … Continued

MLB, Sports

2013 NLDS previews: Will the Pirates’ run continue?

Postseason baseball continues Thursday night as the two National League best-of-five division series kick off. Jeff Joyce and Mike Stanton of SiriusXM’s MLB Network Radio previewed the keys to each matchup. Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Atlanta Braves Clayton Kershaw anchors … Continued

MLB, Sports

2013 NLDS previews: Will the Pirates’ run continue?

Postseason baseball continues Thursday night as the two National League best-of-five division series kick off. Jeff Joyce and Mike Stanton of SiriusXM’s MLB Network Radio previewed the keys to each matchup. Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Atlanta Braves Clayton Kershaw anchors … Continued

MMA, Sports

Spoiled rotten: Rating the UFC pay-per-view schedule for the next 3 months

What’s up my peeps! Ricky Bones here… Say what you will about the UFC cards of days past, but the next three months of UFC pay-per-views make up arguably the most stacked line-up of cards in the post-Zuffa era. Not only … Continued

MMA, Sports

Spoiled rotten: Rating the UFC pay-per-view schedule for the next 3 months

What’s up my peeps! Ricky Bones here… Say what you will about the UFC cards of days past, but the next three months of UFC pay-per-views make up arguably the most stacked line-up of cards in the post-Zuffa era. Not only … Continued

NFL, Sports

Bleacher Report’s Dan Levy: Eli Manning ‘Worst quarterback in football’

Wednesday on SiriusXM Sports Zone’s Bleacher Report Radio, Bleacher Report writer Dan Levy discussed the topic of elite quarterbacks, an area which he feels the NFL is currently lacking. Levy named a number of quarterbacks who have had success in the … Continued

NFL, Sports

Bleacher Report’s Dan Levy: Eli Manning ‘Worst quarterback in football’

Wednesday on SiriusXM Sports Zone’s Bleacher Report Radio, Bleacher Report writer Dan Levy discussed the topic of elite quarterbacks, an area which he feels the NFL is currently lacking. Levy named a number of quarterbacks who have had success in the … Continued

MLB, Sports

Joe Torre on Joe Girardi rumors: ‘The Yankees are very tough to walk away from’

With New York Yankees’manager Joe Girardi’s contract set to officially expire on October 31, rumors have already began circulating of a possible departure. One possible destination? According to reports, the Chicago Cubs. Former Yankees’ skipper and current MLB Executive Vice … Continued

MLB, Sports

Joe Torre on Joe Girardi rumors: ‘The Yankees are very tough to walk away from’

With New York Yankees’manager Joe Girardi’s contract set to officially expire on October 31, rumors have already began circulating of a possible departure. One possible destination? According to reports, the Chicago Cubs. Former Yankees’ skipper and current MLB Executive Vice … Continued

NFL, Sports

Can the Denver Broncos run the table?

The Denver Broncos aren’t just 4-0. They’ve out-scored opponents by 88 points, are quarterbacked by a player who is off to one of the greatest starts in NFL history, and as a result, are regarded as one of the Super … Continued

NFL, Sports

Can the Denver Broncos run the table?

The Denver Broncos aren’t just 4-0. They’ve out-scored opponents by 88 points, are quarterbacked by a player who is off to one of the greatest starts in NFL history, and as a result, are regarded as one of the Super … Continued

Sports

Bobby Petrino on win over Navy: ‘We were very nervous’

Tim Brando of SiriusXM College Sports Nation was joined by Western Kentucky head coach Bobby Petrino Wednesday, who discussed his team’s 19-7 victory over Navy last weekend. “It was a really good win for us,” Petrino said. “We were very … Continued

Sports

Bobby Petrino on win over Navy: ‘We were very nervous’

Tim Brando of SiriusXM College Sports Nation was joined by Western Kentucky head coach Bobby Petrino Wednesday, who discussed his team’s 19-7 victory over Navy last weekend. “It was a really good win for us,” Petrino said. “We were very … Continued

Sports

Al Golden looks ahead to Georgia Tech, other obstacles

SiriusXM College Sports Nation’s College Sports Coast to Coast was joined by Miami head coach Al Golden Tuesday, who talked about the obstacles his team has faced so far this year, and what they hope to overcome before the season’s … Continued

Sports

Al Golden looks ahead to Georgia Tech, other obstacles

SiriusXM College Sports Nation’s College Sports Coast to Coast was joined by Miami head coach Al Golden Tuesday, who talked about the obstacles his team has faced so far this year, and what they hope to overcome before the season’s … Continued

NFL, Sports

Polian: Ben Roethlisberger put on all-time performance vs. Vikings

Saddled with an aging defense, little semblance of a competitive running game and down star players Mike Wallace and James Harrison, expectations for the Pittsburgh Steelers were not very high coming into the 2013 season. Four losses in the first four … Continued

NFL, Sports

Polian: Ben Roethlisberger put on all-time performance vs. Vikings

Saddled with an aging defense, little semblance of a competitive running game and down star players Mike Wallace and James Harrison, expectations for the Pittsburgh Steelers were not very high coming into the 2013 season. Four losses in the first four … Continued

MLB, Sports

Home-field advantage important to MLB managers

The idea of the “10th man” has long been used to explain home-field advantage in baseball. An entire ballpark of fans cheering for one team while booing the opposition is just one benefit to playing any game, especially in the … Continued

MLB, Sports

Home-field advantage important to MLB managers

The idea of the “10th man” has long been used to explain home-field advantage in baseball. An entire ballpark of fans cheering for one team while booing the opposition is just one benefit to playing any game, especially in the … Continued

MLB, Sports

Maddon: Wild Card starter Alex Cobb a ‘tremendous competitor’

Tampa Bay Rays righthander Alex Cobb will make his first career postseason start Wednesday night as the Rays take on the Cleveland Indians in the American League Wild Card game. Cobb cemented his spot in the notoriously strong Tampa Bay … Continued

MLB, Sports

Maddon: Wild Card starter Alex Cobb a ‘tremendous competitor’

Tampa Bay Rays righthander Alex Cobb will make his first career postseason start Wednesday night as the Rays take on the Cleveland Indians in the American League Wild Card game. Cobb cemented his spot in the notoriously strong Tampa Bay … Continued

NFL, Sports

Donald Penn shows support for teammate Josh Freeman

Whether it’s being benched for Mike Glennon, facing ridicule for oversleeping, or the recent leak of possible drug use, nothing seems to be going right in Tampa Bay for Buccaneers quarterback, Josh Freeman. While head coach Greg Schiano hasn’t been … Continued

NFL, Sports

Donald Penn shows support for teammate Josh Freeman

Whether it’s being benched for Mike Glennon, facing ridicule for oversleeping, or the recent leak of possible drug use, nothing seems to be going right in Tampa Bay for Buccaneers quarterback, Josh Freeman. While head coach Greg Schiano hasn’t been … Continued

MLB, Sports

Hunter Pence believes in Giants organization

After winning two of the last three World Series, the San Francisco Giants found themselves outside of the playoff picture in 2013. The defending champs finished 76-86, below-.500 for the first time since 2008 (72-90). Despite their struggles, outfielder Hunter … Continued

MLB, Sports

Hunter Pence believes in Giants organization

After winning two of the last three World Series, the San Francisco Giants found themselves outside of the playoff picture in 2013. The defending champs finished 76-86, below-.500 for the first time since 2008 (72-90). Despite their struggles, outfielder Hunter … Continued

MLB, Sports

Mark Melancon, Neil Walker talk home field advantage

A record crowd of 40,487 filled PNC Park to capacity and watched as the Pirates defeated the Reds 6-2 Tuesday night in their first postseason game since 1992. The raucous home crowd taunted Reds starter Johnny Cueto from the moment … Continued

MLB, Sports

Mark Melancon, Neil Walker talk home field advantage

A record crowd of 40,487 filled PNC Park to capacity and watched as the Pirates defeated the Reds 6-2 Tuesday night in their first postseason game since 1992. The raucous home crowd taunted Reds starter Johnny Cueto from the moment … Continued

NFL, Sports

SiriusXM Pigskin Pick’em, Week 4: Thank you, Jacksonville!

In Week 4, 84 hosts made picks in the SiriusXM Pigskin Pick’em game. Eighty-four of those hosts picked the Indianapolis Colts to beat the Jacksonville Jaguars. And since the Jacksonville Jaguars are the Jacksonville Jaguars, wll 84 hosts were correct. … Continued

NFL, Sports

SiriusXM Pigskin Pick’em, Week 4: Thank you, Jacksonville!

In Week 4, 84 hosts made picks in the SiriusXM Pigskin Pick’em game. Eighty-four of those hosts picked the Indianapolis Colts to beat the Jacksonville Jaguars. And since the Jacksonville Jaguars are the Jacksonville Jaguars, wll 84 hosts were correct. … Continued

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What’s on: Shutdown on The Agenda, Jeselnik and the MLB playoffs

What is a government shutdown? Is John Madden really on SiriusXM? What is it like to be really offended? Answers to all those questions and more Wednesday on your airwaves. The Agenda 6 am ET on SiriusXM Progress Let Ari … Continued

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What’s on: Shutdown on The Agenda, Jeselnik and the MLB playoffs

What is a government shutdown? Is John Madden really on SiriusXM? What is it like to be really offended? Answers to all those questions and more Wednesday on your airwaves. The Agenda 6 am ET on SiriusXM Progress Let Ari … Continued

Sports, WWE

Ken Shamrock: Triple H’s ‘huge ego’ hurting WWE

Ken Shamrock wasn’t pulling any punches Monday on Busted Open Radio when talking about what he felt is hurting the WWE product: Triple H. A UFC Hall of Famer and former WWE Intercontinental Champion, Shamrock suggested Triple H’s personality is … Continued

Sports, WWE

Ken Shamrock: Triple H’s ‘huge ego’ hurting WWE

Ken Shamrock wasn’t pulling any punches Monday on Busted Open Radio when talking about what he felt is hurting the WWE product: Triple H. A UFC Hall of Famer and former WWE Intercontinental Champion, Shamrock suggested Triple H’s personality is … Continued

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A shirtless Chris ‘Mad Dog’ Russo does 25 push-ups on the Stern Show

Don’t act like you’re not impressed. View this post on Instagram @siriusxm host Chris Mad Dog Russo proving how fit he is by rattling off 25 push-ups on the #sternshow A post shared by Howard Stern Show (@sternshow) on Oct … Continued

howard stern, Sports

A shirtless Chris ‘Mad Dog’ Russo does 25 push-ups on the Stern Show

Don’t act like you’re not impressed. View this post on Instagram @siriusxm host Chris Mad Dog Russo proving how fit he is by rattling off 25 push-ups on the #sternshow A post shared by Howard Stern Show (@sternshow) on Oct … Continued

NFL, Sports

Phil Simms a ‘Matt Cassel guy’

Quarterback Matt Cassel impressed in place of the injured Christian Ponder Sunday for the Minnesota Vikings. Starting for the first time since November 2012, Cassel threw for 248 yards and two touchdowns, leading the Vikings to their first win, 34-27 … Continued

NFL, Sports

Phil Simms a ‘Matt Cassel guy’

Quarterback Matt Cassel impressed in place of the injured Christian Ponder Sunday for the Minnesota Vikings. Starting for the first time since November 2012, Cassel threw for 248 yards and two touchdowns, leading the Vikings to their first win, 34-27 … Continued

MLB, Sports

Jim Hickey’s confidence in David Price pays off

After 162 regular season games, the Texas Rangers and the Tampa Bay Rays shared identical 91-71 records. So the second American League wild card spot came down to a one-game tiebreaker, held Monday night in Arlington, Texas. Rays pitching coach … Continued

MLB, Sports

Jim Hickey’s confidence in David Price pays off

After 162 regular season games, the Texas Rangers and the Tampa Bay Rays shared identical 91-71 records. So the second American League wild card spot came down to a one-game tiebreaker, held Monday night in Arlington, Texas. Rays pitching coach … Continued

MLB, Sports

Jim Duquette, Jim Bowden preview the NL Wild Card game

The MLB postseason officially kicks off Tuesday night in Pittsburgh as the Pirates host the Reds in the National League Wild Card game. The Buccos have captivated the baseball world through not only their first winning season since 1992, but … Continued

MLB, Sports

Jim Duquette, Jim Bowden preview the NL Wild Card game

The MLB postseason officially kicks off Tuesday night in Pittsburgh as the Pirates host the Reds in the National League Wild Card game. The Buccos have captivated the baseball world through not only their first winning season since 1992, but … Continued

Dance/Electronic, Entertainment, Music, Rock, Sports

Whats On: Grateful Dead live in Chicago, Elizabeth Glibert’s new book, and The Roto Experts

This Tuesday SiriusXM has something for everyone, from fantasy football tips for the upcoming week to Eat, Pray, Love author Elizabeth Gilbert on SiriusXM Stars to talk about her new book. And if that’s not well-rounded enough for you, Doctor Radio is holding … Continued

Dance/Electronic, Entertainment, Music, Rock, Sports

Whats On: Grateful Dead live in Chicago, Elizabeth Glibert’s new book, and The Roto Experts

This Tuesday SiriusXM has something for everyone, from fantasy football tips for the upcoming week to Eat, Pray, Love author Elizabeth Gilbert on SiriusXM Stars to talk about her new book. And if that’s not well-rounded enough for you, Doctor Radio is holding … Continued

NFL, Sports

#MMWTF: NFC East the worst division ever?

Welcome to #MMWTF, a weekly segment in which Nick Kostos breaks down the most baffling story lines from Sunday’s NFL action. As we approach Week 5, Kostos looks back at ugly weekends for the Houston Texans, Cincinnati Bengals, Tampa Bay … Continued

NFL, Sports

#MMWTF: NFC East the worst division ever?

Welcome to #MMWTF, a weekly segment in which Nick Kostos breaks down the most baffling story lines from Sunday’s NFL action. As we approach Week 5, Kostos looks back at ugly weekends for the Houston Texans, Cincinnati Bengals, Tampa Bay … Continued

Sports

Sean Salisbury: Lane Kiffin firing ‘had to happen’

Following a 62-41 loss to Arizona State, the school’s second straight conference loss to start the 2013 season, USC fired football coach Lane Kiffin. Former Trojans quarterback Sean Salisbury joined SiriusXM College Sports Nation to share his thoughts on the personnel decision. … Continued

Sports

Sean Salisbury: Lane Kiffin firing ‘had to happen’

Following a 62-41 loss to Arizona State, the school’s second straight conference loss to start the 2013 season, USC fired football coach Lane Kiffin. Former Trojans quarterback Sean Salisbury joined SiriusXM College Sports Nation to share his thoughts on the personnel decision. … Continued

comedy, Entertainment, Music, NFL, Rock, Sports

What’s on: Dating boot camp, comedy and football, football, football

What did you do all day Sunday? Watch football. What are you going to do all day Monday? Call up SiriusXM’s football programs and talk about football. Football. The Opening Drive 7 am ET on SiriusXM NFL Radio You know … Continued

comedy, Entertainment, Music, NFL, Rock, Sports

What’s on: Dating boot camp, comedy and football, football, football

What did you do all day Sunday? Watch football. What are you going to do all day Monday? Call up SiriusXM’s football programs and talk about football. Football. The Opening Drive 7 am ET on SiriusXM NFL Radio You know … Continued

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