October 24, 2014

Auburn Defensive Coordinator Ellis Johnson on SportsTalk (AUDIO)

Former USC defensive coordinator Ellis Johnson joined Sportstalk last Friday to preview the Auburn game.

Former USC defensive coordinator Ellis Johnson joined Sportstalk last Friday to preview the Auburn game.

Last Friday we welcomed into the show Auburn defensive coordinator Ellis Johnson.

Johnson and his unit have the task of limiting the effectiveness of Steve Spurrier’s offense, Saturday, when USC heads down to the Plains to take on an Auburn squad ranked in the top 5 in the polls.

Coach Johnson, who ran the defense in Columbia under Spurrier from 2008-2011, talked about what it will take to try to slow down his former boss this weekend.

He also provided some insight into the defensive struggles the Gamecocks have had thus far in 2014.

AUDIO: Ellis Johnson [7:30]

Sterling Picks with Paramount Sports Lee Sterling (AUDIO)

Lee Sterling of Paramount Sports

Lee Sterling of Paramount Sports

Wednesday’s equal predictions here at SportsTalk, as we welcome in our good friend Lee Sterling of Paramount Sports to break down the weekend’s gridiron action.

This weeekend the Gamecocks head to the Plains to take on an Auburn squad that’s ranked in the top 5 and still in contention for an SEC crown.  Lee tells us whether he believes 18 points is too much love for the Tigers or not.

The Clemson Tigers will welcome Syracuse to Death Valley Saturday.  The Orange are -15.5 underdogs to the Tigers.  Lee provides us his take here as well in this matchup, and takes a stab at other quality matchups taking place this weekend.

AUDIO: Lee Sterling [8:20]

 

 

The M&M Boys on SportsTalk 10.22 (AUDIO)

WACH FOX's Corey Miller is one half of the M&M Boys on SportsTalk.

WACH FOX’s Corey Miller is one half of the M&M Boys on SportsTalk.

Every Wednesday we have our good friends join us to talk some football, in what is quickly becoming one of our favorite segments.

Former USC and NFL linebacker Corey Miller, and former Clemson lineman and color analyst Will Merritt team up to form the M&M Boys.

These two provide us with weekly analysis of the Clemson and USC programs from the perspective of former players, and guys who have closely followed the programs in our business as well.

Tonight Miller and Merritt preview the Gamecocks trip to the plains, and the Tigers matchup with the Orange of Syracuse at Death Valley Saturday.

AUDIO: M&M Boys [15:00]

 

Darlington’s Chip Wile breaks down Talladega (AUDIO)

Darlington Raceway President Chip Wile

Darlington Raceway President Chip Wile

Tuesday’s here at SportsTalk we talk racing with the guy who’s most involved with the sports in the state of South Carolina, Darlington Raceway President Chip Wile.

Brad Keselowski took the checkered flag in Talladega, a win he had to have to keep him in contention in the Chase for a championship in 2014.  His Talladega victory coming off of his adventures last week in Charlotte, which included a dust-up with Matt Kenseth.

Chip broke down all the action down in Talladega for us.

Ryan Newman’s car failed inspection following the race Sunday, but NASCAR decided not to penalize his team.  Chip provides his thoughts there, too.

Chip also told us what’s coming up soon at the Lady in Black as well.

AUDIO: Chip Wile [6:13]

 

 

Panther voice Mick Mixon on blowout loss to Packers (AUDIO)

Carolina PanthersTonight we welcomed into the program our good friend, and play-by-play man for the Carolina Panthers, Mick Mixon.  Mick joins us every Monday to break down the Panthers’ action from Sunday.

Yesterday was not a good outing whatsoever for the Panthers at Lambeau Field.

Packer quarterback Aaron Rodgers and his offense lit up the Panthers D early and often.  Rodgers threw three for three more scores, and went his 6th straight game without throwing an interception.

Tonight Mick provided us with his perspective on the broadcast crew’s trip to historic Lambeau, discussed the Luke Kuechly ejection, and much more with SportsTalk.

AUDIO: Mick Mixon [6:00]