Al Martin

Current Sports #71 | August 27, 2013

Aug 27, 2013

Coach Mark Dantonio announced Mawell will be the starting quarterback for Friday's season opener against Western Michigan. But will he be the starter for the entire season? Al and the team debate! Al also breaks down the latest in sports and the taem gives their Top 5 players under the regime of Dantonio.

Current Sports #70 | August 26, 2013

Aug 26, 2013

College and High School football is right around the corner. We all know the entertainment value us fans get out of it but what about the players? Their safety is important so Al decided to sit down with Mike Cuzzoni, USA Football Regional Manager and Heads Up football representative, to discuss concussions in football. Al breaks down the latest in sports and the crew gives their picks for upcoming games.

Current Sports #69 | August 23, 2013

Aug 23, 2013

Head coach of the three-time defending state champions Ithaca High School football team Terry Hessbrook joins Current Sports to discuss the team's upcoming season. The team talks about the Detroit Lions preseason game vs. the New England Patroits, Justin Verlander's struggles vs. the Minnesota Twins and Tom Brady's speech at Michigan. And it's Reflection Friday and we bid farewell to Mike the Intern.

Current Sports #68 | August 22, 2013

Aug 22, 2013

The Current Sports team jumps right into what's going on in the sports world, including the Detroit Tigers, the MSU football captains and an update on Le'Veon Bell's injury. CMU professor Tim Otteman discusses the world of sports gambling, and we talk about what the legacy of Allen Iverson will be.

Current Sports #67 | August 21, 2013

Aug 21, 2013

Al chats with Holt High School football coach Al Slamer about the upcoming football season. We dive into what's going on in the sports world, including the Detroit Tigers, Spartans in the NFL and more. And it's Barbershop Wednesday and the Current Sports team debates who is the greatest Detroit professional athlete of all time and the MSU QB race.

Current Sports #66 | August 16, 2013

Aug 16, 2013

Al welcomes Max Rebner back to the show for more golf tips and dissects what's going on in the sports world, including the Detroit Lions preseason loss vs. Cleveland, more on Johnny Manziel, and the Detroit Tigers. And it's Reflection Friday and Current Sports team looks back on their favorite stories, including Matt singing!

Current Sports #65 | August 15, 2013

Aug 15, 2013

Al sits down with MSU economics professor Larry Martin to discuss the world of sports economics. We dive into what's going on in the sports world including Miguel Cabrera, the MSU football team and the new look of the Detroit Pistons. And we talk in depth about the Detroit Lions in the preseason.

Current Sports #64 | August 14, 2013

Aug 14, 2013

Al breaks down the latest in sports with Production Assistant Matt. Aimee Neff, Women's Assistant Golf Coach, joins Al to discuss her new role and how the team will look this season. It's Wednesday and Al and Matt debate if Fantasy Football is a waste of time?

Current Sports #63 | August 13, 2013

Aug 13, 2013

Okemos High School athletic director Ira Childress joins Current Sports to talk about his new position. We dive into what's going on in the sports world including the Tigers, Johnny Manziel and high school football. And it's top five Tuesday and we discuss the top five NFL teams entering the season. Plus, Matt sings!

Current Sports #62 | August 12, 2013

Aug 12, 2013

MSU men's golf team head coach Casey Lubahn joins Current Sports to talk about the upcoming season. We talk about the latest in sports including the Detroit Tigers, the PGA Championship and former Lansing Sexton player Trevor Manuel transferring to Oak Hill Academy. De'Andre Carter returns to give some motivation to Tiger Woods and others. And the return of Pick'em Mondays!

Current Sports #61 | August 9, 2013

Aug 9, 2013

We welcome Max Rebner to give us some more golf tips. We dive into what's going on in the sports world, including the Detroit Tigers impressive winning streak, the beginning of the Detroit Lions preseason and MSU football. And it's Reflection Friday's and the Current Sports looks back on the week it has been.

Current Sports #60 | August 8, 2013

Aug 8, 2013

Former MSU basketball player and former Lansing Sexton head coach Carlton Valentine joins Current Sports to talk about his time at Lansing Sexton, his son's basketball careers and his time at MSU. Al talks about the Detroit Tigers, MSU football recruiting and Alex Rodriguez, amongst other topics. And it's Throwback Thurday's! The Current Sports team reflects on what happened today in sports history.

Current Sports #59 | August 7, 2013

Aug 7, 2013

Lansing Community College Athletic Director Greg Mallek joins Al in studio to discuss the role of an athletic director and what's happening at LCC. The team also discusses if college athletes are too spoiled by their respective universities.

Current Sports #58 | August 6, 2013

Aug 6, 2013

It was media day at the Michigan State football camp yesterday and Al caught up with some of the players to discuss the upcoming season.  Al and Matt discuss the upcoming season from both sides of the ball and also give their top 5 foods to eat while watching football.

Current Sports #57 | August 5, 2013

Aug 5, 2013

Current Sports welcomes professor of Applied Sports Psychology Daniel Gould to the show to discuss the field of sports psychology. Al runs through the latest in the sports world including the Detroit Tigers, MSU football and more on Riley Cooper. And we introduce Motivation Monday, where we invite De'Andre Carter to get you properly motivated.