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Tom Sorensen on Super Bowl 50: Panthers couldn't handle Broncos defense

Tom Sorensen on Super Bowl 50: Panthers couldn’t handle Broncos defense

February 15, 2016 | WNST Staff

Tom Sorensen covers the Carolina Panthers for the Charlotte Observer, and he joined Nestor and WNST to discuss the Panthers magical ride to a 15-1 regular season on their way to ultimately losing Super Bowl 50 to the Denver Broncos. Tom pointed out that while the Panthers have the same sort of atmosphere surrounding the team […]

Ovie Mughelli: Running game still necessary to win in NFL

Ovie Mughelli: Running game still necessary to win in NFL

February 15, 2016 | WNST Staff

Former Ravens fullback Ovie Mughelli is now a sports analyst for 680 The Fan in Atlanta, and after catching up with Nestor and Luke at the Super Bowl in San Francisco, he hopped on this week to touch on a variety of NFL topics. Ovie discussed the lack of emphasis that NFL teams now put on […]

Chris Burke: Cam Newton not going after fumble much worse than press conference

Chris Burke: Cam Newton not going after fumble much worse than press conference

February 15, 2016 | WNST Staff

Chris Burke covers the NFL for Sports Illustrated, and he joined Nestor this week to discuss a variety of topics including the Peyton Manning scandal, Cam Newton, the Big 10 basketball environments, including Purdue’s Mackey Arena, the NFL combine, and much more! As for Cam Newton and the talk surrounding his Super Bowl post-game press conference, […]

Bob Kravitz: Lots of inconsistency with Manning report

Bob Kravitz: Lots of inconsistency with Manning report

February 15, 2016 | WNST Staff

Bob Kravitz checked in with Nestor and gave his thoughts on the Peyton Manning story that has come out about his time at the University of Tennessee. Kravitz had a couple issues with the way the information was released… “The issue I had with it is that it was a facts of case document, the 74 […]

Paul Klee: Peyton Manning now a "supporting actor"

Paul Klee: Peyton Manning now a “supporting actor”

January 29, 2016 | WNST Staff

Paul Klee covers the Denver Broncos for the Colorado Springs Gazette, and he checked in with Nestor ahead of the Broncos appearance in Super Bowl 50. Paul noted the fact that Peyton Manning has been favored at home in all but three games over the previous 15 seasons, and two of those games came during […]

David Kenyon: DJ Durkin "Fantastic Hire" for Terps

David Kenyon: DJ Durkin “Fantastic Hire” for Terps

January 29, 2016 | WNST Staff

David Kenyon hopped on with Nestor this week to discuss his piece on the Top NFL QB’s under the age of 30. Where does he rank young guns such as Cam Newton, Russell Wilson, Andrew Luck, Teddy Bridgewater? David is also very familiar with Michigan Wolverines football, which makes him the perfect person to chime […]

Dennis Koulatsos: NFL would love to see Manning go out on top

Dennis Koulatsos: NFL would love to see Manning go out on top

January 27, 2016 | WNST Staff

Our good friend and partner Dennis Koulatsos, General Manager of Koons Ford of Security Boulevard and host of the Sunday Sports Voice on WNST, checked in with us to recap championship weekend and look ahead to Super Bowl 50. Dennis is rooting for the Carolina Panthers, and he would have been rooting for the NFC […]

Sean Gregory: Firing not fair to David Blatt

Sean Gregory: Firing not fair to David Blatt

January 27, 2016 | WNST Staff

Sean Gregory joined Nestor to discuss a variety of topics, including the Cleveland Cavaliers replacing David Blatt, who made the NBA Finals last year and had coached the Cavaliers to a 30-11 record this season, with rookie head coach Tyronn Lue. “This is a business and they made this decision,” Gregory said. “And now, talk about expectations, […]

Chris Pika: Carolina Panthers are the "Anti-Patriots"

Chris Pika: Carolina Panthers are the “Anti-Patriots”

January 27, 2016 | WNST Staff

Chris Pika will be covering Super Bowl 50 in San Francisco, and he joined Nestor to look ahead to the big game at Levi’s Stadium. Chris gave his thoughts on the uniqueness of this Super Bowl, including the weather, which Chris says will be cooler than a typical Florida or New Orleans Super Bowl. He also […]

Brent Sobleski: Peyton Manning was benched in '15

Brent Sobleski: Peyton Manning was benched in ’15

January 27, 2016 | WNST Staff

Brent Sobleski joined Nestor this week to discuss all things related to NFL championship weekend and Super Bowl 50, and he had some interesting insight into Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos. “He was essentially benched this season,” Sobleski said. “Yes, they made the excuse that he was injured. He was benched. And there was a […]