Basketball Legend Matt Longley's long career has included head coaching stints in basketball, football, soccer, baseball, softball, tennis and golf. The Coach, as he's known, brings his insights and analysis to Sports Wednesday once-a-week, along with a "let's have fun with it" ethos. Considered "relelntlessly positive" by insiders across the board, the coach's last negative sentiment was expressed in 1994.
10.03.18: FIGHT NIGHT! Hats of the Week gets nasty! MLB Playoff predictions, Mustache Madness update, NFL picks, D3 College Mascots and more
October 3rd, 2018 | 1 hr 21 mins
adam rosales, al, alma scots, alvenia golden wolves, baseball playoffs, bill buckner, bjon borg, brevard college tornadoes, cairn highlanders, d3 mascots, dale earnhardt, fantasy sports, goose gossage, hats of the week, hulk hogan, indians, jack tatum, kurt rambis, lakers, lebron james, listener mail, mark spitz, mlb, ncaa football, nfl picks, red sox, reggie jackson, rollie fingers, sheffield wednesday, skidmore thoroughbreds, sporting news, sports mustaches, susquehanna riverhawks, swedish chef, ursuline arrows, wwe
FIGHT NIGHT! Coach and BMOC throw down over hats of the week, plus MLB playoff predictions, Mustache Madness update, a new card is drawn from the big box o'cards, D3 college mascots, locks of the week and Wild Card trivia...
September 26th, 2018 | 1 hr 3 mins
adam rosales, alma scots, bill buckner, bjon borg, cairn highlanders, d3 mascots, dale earnhardt, fantasy sports, goose gossage, hulk hogan, indians, jack tatum, kurt rambis, lakers, lebron james, listener mail, mark spitz, mlb, ncaa football, nfl picks, red sox, reggie jackson, rollie fingers, sporting news, sports mustaches, susquehanna riverhawks, swedish chef, ursuline arrows, wwe
09.26.18: We seed the top 8 sports mustaches of all time in preparation for Mustache Madness, plus we have live audio of the Brown's win, talk Tiger Woods and Tinder, plus Listener Mail, D3 Mascots, and Baseball Playoff trivia
09.20.18: NFL, NCAAF - What we do and do not know after 2 weeks; plus Patriot Josh Gordon, MLB regular season winds down and
September 19th, 2018 | 1 hr 7 mins
aaa national championship game, alabama, big ten, cleveland browns, cleveland indians, georgia, josh gordon, major league baseball, mlb, mlb playoffs, ncaa football, new england patriots, nfl, ohio state, sec
We're a few weeks into the NFL and College Football seasons. What do we know and what do we not know at this time? Plus, the Browns send Josh Gordon to the Patriots and sign a new kicker: is this the week they get their win? And Major League Baseball's regular season is winding down. We have what you need to keep an eye on. As always: locks of the week, hats of the week, trivia and more.
September 4th, 2018 | 1 hr 14 mins
afc, big 12, big ten, college football, football, ncaa, ncaaf, nfc, nfl, pac 10, playoffs, sec, super bowl
Are you ready for some football? The SW crew recaps week one of college football and makes bold and insane predictions for the upcoming NFL season. Plus we talk tennis, alumni soccer and an all-new Maestro Decides.
08.29.18: Nicknames on Jerseys! Plus CFB Week One Picks, Urban Update, No Way - Yes Way and Maestro's upcoming match
August 29th, 2018 | 1 hr 8 mins
alumni soccer, baseball, bcs, cfb, college football, fan, lock of the week, mickey klutts, mlb, nicknames, no way, ohio state, picks, player's weekend, sports, sports trivia, tiger woods, urban meyer, yes way
What the heck is MLB "Players Weekend" and why are there nicknames on their jerseys! Plus College Football Week One Picks, Urban Meyer update, No Way - Yes Way, Mickey Klutts Update, and we talk about Maestro's upcoming Alumni Soccer Game.
08.22.18 College Football Predictions, Cupcake games, MLB Update, Rants, Trivia and Hats of the Week
August 22nd, 2018 | 1 hr 2 mins
acc, baseball playoffs, big 10, big 12, cfb, college football, cubs, hats, mac, mid-american, mlb, mountain west, nationals, pac 10, predictions, sun belt
The SW team picks conference winners for College Football, explores the phenomenon of cupcake games, talks through the Cubs-Nationals trade, predict how many games out the last place teams will finish, plus rants, trivia, hats of the week and more. Sponsored by Hoopsters.store.
08.15.18: The Urban Meyer Sitch, We Review 'American Fiasco,' plus CFB picks, the death of Logo Madness and when it's OK to retire a hat
August 15th, 2018 | 1 hr 16 mins
bcs, cfb, college football, columbus crew, fcs, football, hats, mens national team, mlb, mls, ohio state, osu, pelotonia, soccer, standings, trivia, urban meyer, usmnt, world cup
How hot is the water OSU coach Urban Meyer finds himself in? We review the podcast 'American Fiasco' about the USMNT in soccer, plus we pick our CFB national champion, finally put #LogoMadness out of its misery and discuss when it's OK to retire a hat. And hats of the week, locks of the week and trivia!!
August 1st, 2018 | 1 hr 22 mins
baseball, changes, football, hall of fame, hof, mlb, nfl, premier league, rules, soccer, sports rules, training camp
Having lost a bet to Coach, the Big Man on Campus has to complete a segment while chewing a giant gumball, lus we decide one thing we'd change about a sport, weigh baseball hall of famers and NFL training camp, plus hats of the week, locks of the week, trivia and an all-new BMOC rant.
July 25th, 2018 | 1 hr 5 mins
fan, mickey klutts, mlb, sports, sports trivia, tiger woods
What's the minimum bar you have to clear to be a fan of a team? Plus is Tiger Woods back on track, have we tracked down Mickey Klutts and Last Place Trivia...
July 17th, 2018 | 1 hr 3 mins
baseball, baseball cards, logos, mlb, trade deadline, world cup
What are the big trades ahead of the MLB's July 31 trade deadline? We recap the World Cup, update on #LogoMadness and we unveil the Big Bucket o' Cards. This episode is 100% Maestro-free.
07.11.18 Mt. Rushmore of Baseball Villains, plus All Star Game trivia, World Cup, #LogoMadness, Wimbledon and an all new Maestro decides
July 10th, 2018 | 1 hr 8 mins
all-star break, all-star game, asg, baseball, croatia-england, medium fans, mt. rushmore, sports talk, trivia, villains, world cup
We argue out the Mt. Rushmore of Baseball Villains. Plus, were at the All-Star break in Major League baseball, and we talk possible MVPs, All-Star trivia, Wimbledon, World Cup and an all-new Maestro decides.
July 3rd, 2018 | 1 hr 1 min
arizona diamondbacks, baseball, brazil, brooklyn, cavaliers, cavs, colorado rockies, croatia, demarcus cousins, denmark, england, golden state warriors, la dodgers, lakers, lebron james, mlb, nba, nl west, russia, san diego padres, san francisco giants, tony gwynn, world cup
What can LeBron expect in LA and where does this leave the Cavs? Can Croatia win the World Cup? Plus we break down the NL West, revisit #LogoMadness, and Coach explains why he thinks the Reds still stink
June 27th, 2018 | 50 mins 54 secs
american league, argentina, baseball, brazil, croatia, iceland, logos, major league, mlb, national league, nl central, pelotonia update, what hat are you wearing, world cup picks
The Sports Wednesday crew breaks down the results from week one of Logo Madness, breaks down the NL Central, and picks the sure-things in the World Cup's knockout round of 16. Plus we talk NBA MVPs, hats and baseball trivia.
06.20.18: Best American League logos, World Cup picks, NL East break down + trivia, plus 'what hat are you wearing?,' another fantasy baseball loss, and final thoughts
June 20th, 2018 | 1 hr 2 mins
american league, argentina, atlanta braves, baseball, brazil, croatia, iceland, logos, major league, mlb, national league, new york mets, nl east, pelotonia update, philadelphia phillies, washington nationals, what hat are you wearing, world cup picks
The Sports Wednesday team argues out the top 8 American League logos and sets up a two weeks of Twitter polls to decide the winner. Plus we talk World Cup, break down the National League East, try out NL East trivia, and more. Brought to you by Hoopsters.store
06.13.18: Tattoo vs. Urkel, LeBron's New Home, Justify's Triple Crown, plus AL West breakdown and trivia, Stanley Cup and Maestro's Shame
June 13th, 2018 | 1 hr 8 mins
al, al west, athletics, baker mayfield, bluejackets, boston bruins, bradley chubb, cavs, cbs, cleveland, cleveland browns, cleveland indians, clv, columbus blue jackets, cy young, david blatt, densely ward, draft, edwin ecarnacion, fantasy baseball, football, g-league, golden state, great sports streak, home run leaders, houston rockets, james harden, la angels, las vegas golden knights, lebron james, major league baseball, mike moustakas nfl, mlb, mvp, nba, new england patriots, new york knicks, nfl draft, nhl, nl, no hitter, nono, oakland a's, ohio bobcats, oladipo, pacers, penguins, philadelphia flyers, pittsburgh, playoffs, qb, quarterback rating, sam darn old, san diego, san jose sharks, seattle mariners, sequin barkley, shohei ohtani, sidney crosby, spurs, stanley cup, steph curry, streaks, tampa bay lightning, texas ranges, tom brady, tyson ross, warriors, washington capitals
Who would you rather jockey your horse: Tattoo from "Fantasy Island" or Urkel from "Family Matters"? We debate, along with our NBA finals recap, LeBron predictions, Justify's triple crown and the Stanley Cup
05.30.18: Cavs-Warriors IV and Rocky IV; AL Central breakdown, Stanley Cup Finals and Maestro's Oddball Sport Roundup
May 30th, 2018 | 1 hr 14 mins
al, al central, bluejackets, boston bruins, cavs, cbs, chicago white sox.nhl, cleveland, cleveland indians, clv, columbus blue jackets, cy young, david blatt, detroit tigers, edwin ecarnacion, fantasy baseball, g-league, golden state, great sports streak, home run leaders, houston rockets, james harden, kansas city royals, las vegas golden knights, lebron james, major league baseball, mike moustakas, minnesota twins, mlb, mvp, nba, new york knicks, nl, no hitter, nono, oladipo, pacers, penguins, philadelphia flyers, pittsburgh, playoffs, san diego, san jose sharks, shohei ohtani, sidney crosby, spurs, stanley cup, steph curry, streaks, tampa bay lightning, tyson ross, warriors, washington capitals
We've been anticipating Cavs-Warriors IV as the NBA Final for months. Now that it's here, can the Cavs upset the heavily favored Warriors? How does the matchup compare to Rocky IV? Plus, we talk Stanley Cup finals, break down the AL East and listen to Maestro discuss the world of sports outside the Big 4 leagues.