Cinderella story! Leading off, Dave Pallone, former MLB umpire came on and spoke about Jason Collins breaking another barrier when he took the court as a member of the Brooklyn Nets. Pallone was outed by the New York Post more than twenty years ago and is an outspoken individual on gay rights. Our conversation then [...]
2-24-2014: Dave Pallone on Jason Collins and MLB, Michael O’Keefe on Harold Ramis and Caddyshack, Seth Menachem & More!
Making it in the NFL is not easy. The average career lasts less than four seasons. Getting drafted isn’t that easy either. Some teams draft to fill needs. Others tend to pick the best player available regardless of position. A few teams take players completely off their boards for reasons ranging from health to off-field [...]
On February 9, 1964 The Beatles made history in music. Fifty years to the day, Michael Sam made history in sports. The impact of The Beatles on Ed Sullivan is now known. What impact Sam’s announcement will have on sports and society, we will have to wait and see. What did Sam say yesterday? “I [...]
Tonight was all Super Bowl all the time! David Bergman was the kickoff returner and as always, he ran it back to the house for a huge touchdown. David was in Met Life Stadium and witnessed the huge win the Seahawks had over Payton Manning and the Broncos. David was on assignment for Sports Illustrated [...]
72 hours ago Alex Rodriguez had his suspension reduced to 162 games and we enjoyed some really great NFL playoff games. Sit back, relax and strap in folks, because this show is fast and furious with twists and turns, laughs and tears, this is…SILVERMAN: On Sports. First up, Paul Silvi of Seattle’s King 5 joins [...]
11-18-2013: ESPN’s Dave LaMont on College and Miami Dolphins, AJC’s Chip Towers on UGA, CBS’s Michael Coleman on Chiefs & More!
Tonight I brought the journalism pros into the CaddyShack! Leading off was ESPN’s Dave LaMont. Like me, LaMont is a long time South Florida resident and he brought great insight in the Miami Mess (Miami Dolphins that is) as well as a number of issues facing college athletics. On deck was Chip Towers of the [...]
11-11-2013: NFL Great Leonard Marshall on the Dolphins, NFL, College Football, Head Injuries & So Much More!
I have conducted thousands of interviews throughout my career. Tonight, I had a very candid conversation with Leonard Marshall. I found Marshall to be thoughtful, insightful and candid. We covered a tremendous about of ground including the mess with the Miami Dolphins, his career, Joe Theismann’s horrific injury, college football, head injuries and so much [...]
11-4-2013: Sports and News Collide in Florida with Billy Corben, Dovovan Campbell, Mike Bernandino, Barry Barnes & More!
Seems like every time you turn on the news, there is a Florida connection. Lately, seems like every time you turn on sports, there is a Florida connection. Tonight, news and sports collided and with Florida connections. The big story of the day was Richie Incognito being anything but and the reaction by his Miami [...]
10-28-2013: David Bergman on Bon Jovi and Sports, Jason Jackson on the Heat plus Cyd Zeigler & Bruce Udolf
WOW! That one word sums up tonight’s show. I always love when David Bergman is on the show. It had been far too long since his last appearance and that was because he has been jetting around the world with Bon Jovi traveling on a steal horse taking them to six continents. David waxed poetic [...]
What a great day. First, I guest on Jon Leiberman‘s Live at 5 on SiriusXM’s Howard 101 to discuss the controversy surrounding the Washington Redskins name then I have the privilege of hosting SILVERMAN: On Sports! First up, I continue my use of the wayback machine and bring Nina Blackwood of MTV fame into the [...]