As 2014 comes to a close, CBS Local Sports is looking forward to 2015 – where there’s hope for many sports possibilities and surprises in the new year.
Commissioner Roger Goodell says that “over the past several weeks, we have seen all too much of the NFL doing wrong; that starts with me.”
Hancock & Kelley – Wednesday, September 17 – County Council Meeting; Scott Scnuck; Mike Shannon; Outrage Over NFL Attitude
Michael and Debbie on last night’s boisterous County Council meeting; with Scott Schnuck on Schnucks Markets 7th anniversary and this year’s United Way campaign; with STL Cards Broadcaster Mike Shannon; on outrage over the NFL’s attitude in the Ray Rice and Adrian Peterson child abuse and domestic abuse cases; and with Rachel Witt about the First Annual South Grand Fall Fest.
Charlie Brennan – Monday, September 15 – Jim Sansone on Use of TIF Money; Adrian Peterson and Child Abuse; A-B Brewmaster George Reisch
Charlie talks with Jim Sansone of The Sansone Group about the use of TIF money for real estate development; Charlie and Debbie talk about the pending child abuse case against NFL’s Adrian Peterson; and Charlie talks with Anheuser-Busch Brewmaster George Reisch about this weekend’s 10th annual Budweiser Taste of St. Louis.
According to law-enforcement sources, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson beat his 4-year-old son with a tree branch as a form of punishment this summer.
Sunday’s matchup will mark the seventh time St. Louis has hosted Minnesota at the Edward Jones Dome since the club moved from Los Angeles to the Gateway City in 1995.
Quarterbacks are breaking records left and right in the pass-happy NFL, but that makes high-caliber running backs all the more valuable. Many of last season’s top performers appear on this list, but keep in mind there’s usually a major bust or two, likely due to the heavy workload of the position causing a hangover effect.
Ever since high school, Marshawn Lynch has been compared to another running back. Lynch has been covered by the glory of someone else, will this be the year that he ultimately radiates his dominance on the gridiron?
Every year around this time, I find myself getting asked the same question over and over again from people who know I enjoy football. “So, who do you like this season?”
Which player should come off the fantasy boards first overall? Our Sports Verdict team debates!