The Sportsbash Previews the NFC East
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Here is today’s show: Wednesday August 8th 2012.
Andy Reid returns to the Eagles after laying his son Garrett to rest Tuesday
97.3 ESPN Eagles Insider Ryan Messick hosts the Sportsbash today with Mike Gill out and kicks off the show talking about the return of Andy Reid to the team so soon after his son Garrett's tragic passing. Clips from Reid's post-practice press conference are played as Messick gives his opinions on Andy's responses to media questions concerning his state of mind after his son's death.
Head injuries in Football: Would you let your son play football knowing the risks?
Messick goes to the phones to feel out the pulse of the fans on the subject of serious brain injuries in football. This poses questions like: Would you allow your son to play football, assuming these risks? At what level does the concern for these health issues really start? Youth football? High school? College? Find out what Messick thinks about these troubling issues surrounding the most popular sport in America.
NFC East Report: Brad Sham, the play-by-play broadcaster of the Dallas Cowboys joins the Sportsbash
Brad Sham, the longtime voice of the Dallas Cowboys joins Ryan Messick on the Sportsbash to discuss Cowboys training camp news, team pulse, players to watch and what to expect from the Eagles hated NFC East foe in 2012.
Sportsbash Stock Exchange
Pete G. hosts the daily segment, here is today's slate:
BUY or SELL Lolo Jones being "sizzle" or "steak" as an Olympic athlete
BUY or SELL Beating your own country in the Olympics
BUY or SELL Usain Bolt's showboating antics
BUY or SELL Eagles rallying around the death of Garrett Reid
NFC East Report: Kevin Sheehan of 980 ESPN Washington joins the Sportsbash to talk Washington Redskins
Kevin Sheehan, who covers the Washington Redskins for 980 ESPN joins Ryan Messick on the Sportsbash to discuss Redskins training camp news, team pulse, players to watch and what to expect from the Eagles NFC East rival to the south in 2012.
The New York Jets Soap Opera, other wise known as Training Camp
Messick tears into the New York Jets media storm which is making headlines nearly everyday at the squads training camp. Fights, player comments, team discipline and coaching styles are all discussed. We promise Tim Tebow isn't mentioned (other than this headline).
This Wednesday edition of Top Tweets is brought to you by Mercedes-Benz of Atlantic City. Ryan Messick and Pete G. discuss the Spanish Eagles broadcasting network, the American women's volleyball streak and the Browns cornerback situation for week 1 against the Eagles among other topics.
NFC East Report: Howard Cross, sideline reporter for WFAN in New York joins the Sportsbash to talk New York Giants
Howard Cross, Giants sideline reporter for WFAN joins Ryan Messick on the Sportsbash to discuss Giants training camp news, team pulse, players to watch and what to expect from the Eagles NFC East rival to north in 2012.
The tables have turned! Pete G. asks the questions today and Ryan Messick gives you his responses
#1 What Philadelphia team would you choose for one season of "Hard Knocks"?
#2 Name your all NFC East team position by position?
#3 Are the Olympics getting to friendly?
#4 Do you agree the Olympics are more a television event?
#5 Greatest invention of all time?
-Wednesday's show produced by Zach Barlage, Intern 97.3 ESPN