Race Against Violence 2-21-16Nick Wright and John Lopez from In the Loop (6am-10am, M-F) on SportsRadio 610 sit down with Toby Fraser from the Houston Area Women’s Center to talk about the 28th Annual Race Against Violence coming up on March 5th on the AIG Campus at Whole Foods-Montrose.
Hammond: Are O'Brien's Standards For Texans Franchise QB Too High?On Jay Cutler's breakout season, the treatment of media at the University of Missouri, Bill O'Brien's standards for franchise QBs, Jose Reyes' domestic violence arrest, Rex Ryan's jab at the Jets and Wes Welker signing with the Rams.
Hammond: Manziel Shows Little To Suggest He'll Stick In NFLHas Manziel done enough to deserve patience from Browns? Should Texans take flier on Matt Stafford? Who'd you rather have? Eifert or Gronk? Why doesn't every NFL head coach run a spread system like Baylor's?
AVDA 10-11-15Brien Straw and Paul Gallant from the B-Straw and Pauly G Show talk with Brooke Bentley from Channel 57 the Kube about AVDA (Aid to Victims of Domestic Abuse). They discuss the mission of the organization, which includes free legal aid and employment help, and get into the 10th Anniversary Gala coming up on October 14th. For more info, visit avdahomesafehome.com.
Barrier Breaker Luncheon 6-14-15Mike Meltser and Seth Payne from MAD Radio on SportsRadio 610 speak with Dr. Vern Swisher of CRR (Career and Recovery Resources) and Indrani Goradia, the Director of Indrani's Light Foundation. They talked about the Barrier Breaker Luncheon on June 30th honoring Indrani and her foundation. They discussed how her foundation got started and the purpose of the foundation which is to eliminate domestic violence. They also discuss how CRR was founded, as well as some of their services.
The NFL's Message Is Clear: "We Still Don't Get It"
A Medical Re-Awakening To Issues Of Domestic ViolenceDesiree Cooper, a spokesperson for Planned Parenthood, said many victims of abuse neglect their healthcare needs.
If You're Last, You're First; Texans Last In NFL In ArrestsThe NFL's worst week ever for off-field issues started with the release of the second Ray Rice video that left Commissioner Roger Goodell's competency and/or integrity in question. The week ended with the indictment and arrest of Adrian Peterson on child abuse charges. With so many issues swirling at once, there is a tendency to judge the entire league as criminals.
We Are Speaking Up, But Are You Listening?
Dolci: 'The Focus Should Be on The Abuser Not The Victim'Natalie Dolci is the Victims Advocate of the University of Washington Police Department. We get a victim's perspective of Domestic abuse.
Ray Rice Bad, Penn State Good; That Makes Perfect Sense
Keidel: Josh Gordon And NFL PolicyIt seems we've jumped into the pool of relativism since we got wind of Josh Gordon's season-long suspension for marijuana use. You have the indignant faction that can't believe someone who smokes weed gets a year while Ray Rice skates with a two-game suspension