Sports Wednesday

Sports Talk for the Medium Fan



**An Open Letter to former Chicago Bear Bob "the Smasher" Asher:


Dear Bob:

Hope you're doing great! Our podcast, Sports Wednesday, is a weekly show where 3 Gen-X Dads give listeners a "medium-level" dose of Sports Talk.

In a recent show, we took a bucket full of sports cards from our youth -- the mid-70s and 80s -- and drew one out. It was a 1975 Bob Asher Chicago Bears card:

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Bob Asher! The latest random pick from our ole box-o-cards. So... what are the chances we can track him down and get him on the show? Time will tell. Hear more in our latest episode👆link in bio. #bobasher #chicagobears #tackle #nfl #footballcards #football #sports #sportsfan #podcast #sportswednesday

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We're hoping you might like to come on our show for a 10-15 minute interview about your career and what it was like playing football during this timeframe. You would be the first pro athlete we've had on the show.

If you'd like to do it, just click here to let us know, or send us a dm on Twitter or an email to We'll work around your schedule, of course.

Many thanks for your consideration, and as always -

Good times -

Pete Brown, Matt Longley and Brian Hake
Sports Wednesday