Archives for June 12, 2020

The Drive: June 12th, 5:45pm – The End

  • Mike Schaefer wins the inaugural “The Drive Water Drink-Off”
  • Text line questions to end it

The Drive: June 12th, 5:25pm – No Saltdogs this summer

  • The Lincoln Saltdogs will not be playing, which means Haymarket Park will be UNUSED for almost a whole year!!
  • Fresh start for Nebraska football, how important is that for the program at this point

The Drive: June 12th, 5pm – Iowa Press Conference

  • Iowa Hawkeyes head coach Kirk Ferentz held a press conference earlier today with some of his players to discuss some of the accusations against the program, here are some of the sound bites from that

The Drive: June 12th, 4:45pm – Whats in the Box

  • Guess movie, win (Raisin’ Cane’s) chicken

The Drive: June 12th, 4:25pm – This Day in Sports

  • 1839 – Abner Doubleday created Baseball (allegedly)
  • 1970 – Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Doc Ellis throws a no-hitter while high on LSD
  • 1994 – Nicole Brown Simpson and Ronald Goldman were murdered outside her home in Los Angeles
  • 1991 – Chicago Bulls win their first title, beating the L.A. Lakers
  • 1987 – Ronald Reagan challenges Mikale Gorbachev to tear down the Berlin Wall
  • BIRTHDAYS! – George H.W Bush (96) Hideki Matsui (46) Dallas Clark (41)

The Drive: June 12th, 4pm – Are College football players worried about their safety first

  • ESPN surveyed a whole bunch of them, and it seems like mostly, there won’t be any sort of issues here. These guys want to play.
  • We’ve heard at least a little dissension coming from the NBA side of things, but my guess on that is that it would mostly be from teams who have no chance to compete for a title.
  • Leave the bubble at some point? Conference Finals?

The Drive: June 12th, 3:45pm – Whats Poppin (brought to you by Barney Insurance)

  • Rico comes in with the news form around the world

The Drive: June 12th, 3:25pm – The PGA Tour is BACK

  • BUT here is what it sounds like
  • I’m already pre-triggered about not having fans in stadiums

The Drive: June 12th, 3pm – What Did You Do Last Night

  • One of my favorite things in the world is looking up and seeing a plane, getting out my flight tracker app, and seeing where that plane is going to
  • Today would have been opening ceremonies at the College world Series

The Recruiting Hour: June 12th

  • Opening Segement
  • Brandon Huffman – Washington 247 (29:24)
  • Texts and Calls

DP & Stephens: June 12th, 1:45pm – The Leftovers

  • The Leftovers, things that DP and Tom didn’t get to during the show

DP & Stephens: June 12th, 1:25pm – Evan Bland

  • The Omaha World Heralds, Evan Bland joins the guys