As we get closer to UFC 203, the MMA world takes center stage in Cleveland, Ohio Saturday with a series of excellent matches.
UFC World Heavyweight Champion and Cleveland native Stipe Miocic joined the Brad Russell Show to talk about his title defense against Alistair Overeem.
The NFL season will start off with a pair of #2 overall draft selections hitting the gridiron on Sunday in the City of Brotherly Love as the Eagles prepare to face the Cleveland Browns.
Scott Petrak from the Elyria Chronicle Telegram joined the Brad Russell Show to talk about the matchup, Hue Jackson's debut as the Browns' coach, and what to expect from Robert Griffin III.
After their loss in overtime to the University of Texas, Notre Dame is looking to bounce back against the University of Nevada this weekend in South Bend.
Mike Frank from Irish Sports Daily joined Sam Bourquin on Wednesday to talk about the Irish football team and what adjustments they need to make for the Wolf Pack.
For the full interview with Mike Frank, click here.
The STVM Football team is off to a 2-0 start and after winning a defensive struggle against Walsh Jesuit, the Irish will prepare to face Canada Prep in Week 3.
Irish head football coach Marcus Wattley joined the Sam Bourquin Show Wednesday to talk about his club heading into the matchup with Canada Prep, saying his offensive and defensive playmakers are stepping up and showing out.
For the full interview with Coach Wattley, click right here.
Week 1 is finally here, and the Cleveland Browns under the direction of first-year head coach Hue Jackson will look to make some noise in the AFC North.
Steve King from BrownsDailyDose joined the Sam Bourquin Show Tuesday to talk about their Week 1 matchup against the Philadelphia Eagles, who will have rookie quarterback Carson Wentz under center.
After a 77-10 demolition of Bowling Green to open the college football season, the Ohio State Buckeyes are looking to go 2-0 when the Golden Hurricane of Tulsa come rolling in Saturday.
Ari Wasserman from Cleveland.com joined the Sam Bourquin Show Tuesday to talk about the Bucks and the offensive onslaught brought by quarterback J.T. Barrett and company.
You can hear the game on 1590 WAKR at 3:30pm Saturday afternoon.
After a 2-0 start to the season, the Barberton Magics are looking to beat their rival Cuyahoga Falls on the gridiron this Friday night to move to 3-0 on the young season.
Barberton head coach Tony Gotto spoke with our own Sam Bourquin on Tuesday to discuss the matchup.
Gotto says the team has been doing well defensively, keyed by players such as Cobie Booker and Keye Thompson, among others. The Black Tigers are 1-1 heading into their matchup with Barberton. You can catch the full interview with Tony Gotto below.
Week 2 of the high school football season is underway and two neighboring communities will be squaring off on the gridiron.
The Jasen Sokol Show traveled to Summit County Public Health Wednesday for a forum on the heroin and opioid addiction problem in Greater Akron. The discussion ranged from treatment and recovery options to the new drug disposal pouches available at Acme Fresh Market locations to the stories of family members who lost loved ones to heroin. If you missed any of the interviews, hear them in the player below.
The wise one has returned...Scotty D in Vegas is picking against the spread in college football for Week 1. He joined our own Sam Bourquin on 1590 WAKR.
Here's Part II of Scotty D's interview with Sammy B.
Coming off a Week 1 win over Twinsburg in the Suburban League, the Copley Indians are riding high thanks to a pair of seniors making plays on offense in running back Weston Bridges and quarterback Austin Brenner.
Copley Head Coach Scott Chouinard joined the Sam Bourquin show ahead of the Firestone game tomorrow.
For the full interview with Coach Chouinard, listen below.
The final and fourth preseason game of the season will fire off from FirstEnergy Stadium tonight at 8 p.m.
Nate Ulrich from the Akron Beacon Journal joined the Sam Bourquin Show Thursday afternoon.
Buckeyes beat writer Tim May from the Columbus Dispatch spoke with our own Sam Bourquin Thursday ahead of the Bowling Green/Ohio State game at the Horseshoe Saturday at noon.
The Buckeyes are the least-experienced team in Division I football. You can listen to the game Saturday on 1590 WAKR, Akron.
Todd Walker, the play-by-play voice of theFalcons joined the show as well to talk about the game from the Bowling Green perspective.