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Current Sports #91 | September 30, 2013

Sep 30, 2013

The Detroit Lions got a victory over the Chicago Bears this past weekend and Al and the team discuss the game. Al also interviews MSU Volleyball player Lauren Wicinski about her new record and how the team is doing this year. Finally, Al chats with Lisa Byington about her career as a broadcaster.

Current Sports #90 | September 27, 2013

Sep 27, 2013

Al sits down with Holt High School football coach Al Slamer to discuss concussions and this years team. Al and the team also discuss the latest in sports.

Current Sports #89 | September 26, 2013

Sep 26, 2013

Former Michigan State football player and now current Professional boxer, Seth Michell joins Al to discuss his latest fight. Al and Matt also talk about the NCAA reinstating scholarships for Penn State.

Current Sports #88 | September 25, 2013

Sep 25, 2013

Former Michigan State running back Tico Duckett joins Al in studio to discuss his business adventures and to discuss this years team.

Current Sports #87 | September 24, 2013

Sep 24, 2013

The PGA Tour just wrapped up this past weekend. Al and the team decide to give their list of the Top 5 golfers of all time. Who is on your list?

Current Sports #86 | September 23, 2013

Sep 23, 2013
Rey Del Rio / MSU Athletic Communications

Michigan State football loss to Norte Dame this past weekend and many were shaking their heads after the game, including starting quarterback Connor Cook. Al and the team diagnose the game and all that happened. Join the conversation! 

Current Sports #85 | September 20, 2013

Sep 20, 2013

Al interviewed Morris Peterson, former Michigan State basketball player and NBA player, for Current Sports TV and decided to share the interview on the radio as well. Al and the team also give their predictions for this weekends football games.

Current Sports #84 | September 19, 2013

Sep 19, 2013

Al invites Audrey Dahlgren, WLNS TV-6 sports reporter, to discuss women in sports and women in sports broadcasting. Al and Matt also give you the latest in sports including the University of Michigan athletic department paying for the GO BLUE sky text over East Lansing this past weekend.

Lansing Eastern vs. Holt 9/13

Sep 17, 2013

The Holt Rams entered week three of the high school football season looking for their first win of the season. They found it against a struggling Lansing Eastern team last week. The Rams rolled over the Quakers, 57 to 22. Here are the plays highlighted...

1. Eric Potter with the QB keeper to give Holt a 21 to 6 lead in the 1st QTR.
2. Ty Glover with the first down run toward the sidelines in the 2nd QTR.
3. Ty Glover with a run up the middle for a touchdown,... 28 to 6 Holt in the 2nd QTR.
4. Tim Cain with a big run to extend Holt's lead... 35 to 6 in the 2nd QTR.

Youngstown St. vs. MSU 9/14

Sep 17, 2013

After sleepwalking through the first two weeks, the Michigan State Spartans' offense woke up in a big way, scoring 35 first half points en route to a 55-17 victory over Youngstown State. Connor Cook got the start and effectively ended the quarterback competition, completing 15 of 22 passes for 202 yards and four touchdowns. Jeremy Langford added two scores on the ground and Nick Hill took a draw play 35 yards for another to bolster the Spartan running game.  The MSU defense turned in another strong effort, holding Youngstown State to 172 total yards and forcing three turnovers, including defensive end Shilique Calhoun's third fumble recovery of the season.

Current Sports #82 | September 17, 2013

Sep 17, 2013

Al interviews Stephen Kane, author of A Statistical History of Rugby League, about his book and the sport of Rugby. Al and the team also discuss the NFL's new rules on helmet to helmet hits.

Current Sports #81 | September 16, 2013

Sep 16, 2013
Michigan State

Michigan State football picks up their third win of the season and found some offense in the process. The crew will discuss the game along with the Lions, U of M and the Mayweather fight.

Current Sports #80 | September 13, 2013

Sep 13, 2013

Al and the team discuss the Michigan State game against Youngstown this weekend and the Lions agianst the Cardinals. The team also continues their discussion about Oklahoma State and Alabama.

Current Sports #79 | September 12, 2013

Sep 12, 2013

Joseph Sawmick,  Events Coordinator for the Saginaw Indian Chippewa Tribe, joins Al to discuss the use of Native American names or terms for sports teams. Are names such as Redskins offensive and should they be changed? The team also discusses the reports coming out of Alabama and Oklahoma State University.

Current Sports #78 | September 11, 2013

Sep 11, 2013

Todd "T.J." Duckett, former Michigan State running back and former NFL player, stops by the studio to discuss life after football and what he has been doing in the community. Al and the team also discuss the upcoming fight Mayweather has against Alvarez and whether or not Alvarez has a chance.