Trade Down! Might the Texans take this direction with the first pick in the 2014 NFL Draft? While the hat has fallen on one potential trade partner, doesn’t mean the option is closed.
Paying college athletes is a hot-button topic which falls on the heels of Friday’s vote for Unionization by Northwestern Football players. Texas Head Football Coach Charlie Strong says “you’ve got to look at both sides.”
Mike Meltser gives his thoughts on the Texans’ 2014 slate of games
Paul and Brien pack for a road trip up I-45 to Dallas before heading out to Portland. In Dallas they are joined by R.J. Choppy from 105.3 “The Fan”, who goes on to talk about the upcoming Cowboys vs. Texans game on October 5th at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, TX. Choppy believes that the game is not much of a heated because rivalry the two teams are not in the same conference. B-Straw and Pauly G go on to ask R.J. about the expectations Cowboys fans have for the upcoming season and how likely the Mavericks will overcome the Spurs in the first round of NBA playoffs.
The Texans will draft a player on May 8th that you may or may not like. Be ready to accept their choice because you’ll have to live with it one way or the other.
Brien and Paul pack for a chance of snow as they head up to New York for their first guest on tonight’s road trip. Joining the show from New York City is John Jastremski from “JJ After Dark” on WFAN. John talks about how much former Titan running back Chris Johnson will help the Jets’ struggling offense. John believes that Johnson can still produce and will join the bundle of offensive weapons that were signed by the Jets in this past off-season. The boys head south to warmer climate in Atlanta, where they are joined by Dan Mathews from Football.com. Dan gives an update on Georgia quarterback Aaron Murray’s highly anticipated pro-day.
Brien and Paul pack their jackets as they head northeast to Boston before finishing their road trip in Indianapolis. Boston Herald columnist and Host WEEI host Chris Vilanni joins the guys to talk about the one year anniversary of the Boston Marathon Bombing. What was supposed to be a day of recollection and paying respect, turned out to be a panic filled evening in Boston after two unattended backpacks were fount near the marathon finish line. A man, suspected of being mentally ill has been apprehended by Boston police and is in custody.
Dino Babers, the head football coach of Bowling Green University joins B-Straw and Pauly G to talk about the capabilities of his former Eastern Illinois University quarterback, Jimmy Garappolo. Coach Babers states that Garappolo has the fastest release he has ever seen and was extremely accurate during his tenure at Eastern Illinois. Garappolo has exemplified the physical and mental attributes that are sought by NFL teams, but his career of playing against FCS opponents has scouts questioning the level of success at the highest level.
Paul Dottino of WFAN in New York joins Nate & Creight to discuss former Giants, now Texans running back, Andre Brown. They talk about Brown’s issues staying healthy, and muse about the irony of his “We Got a Ring” chant.
The focus has been largely on the first pick of the draft for the Texans. Time for a look at a second round scenario where you will see new names and some surprises.
This was our last qualifying Search for our 6-10s out at Stadia Bar & Grill in Pearland! Each week has gotten better and better, and this week was no different. Be sure to come out to the finals on Friday May 16th out at Fat Boy’s Bar & Grill right next to Relaint Stadium, and be sure to check back for a detailed list of our finalists!
Phots from our 1st annual Sports Radio 610 Combine presented by Bud Light!
Pictures from the NEW Afternoon Drive Show featuring Sean Pendergast and Rich Lord and The Fred & Ted Show from Stampede Houston on January 3, 2014.