Homer & Gabe

Homer & Gabe

Homer & Gabe live every weekday from 3 - 6 pm on 94.5 ESPN with segments that include Are You Smarter Than, Packers writer and reporter Jason Wilde, and plenty of other guests throughout the work week

Episodes


5.27.20 Homer & Gabe

May 27, 2020 5:56 p.m.

Hour 1: The show kicks off talking about baseball and what the attitudes are around the sport happening in 2020. The guys go back and forth on why this season may or may not happen. We also get into Aaron Jones saying he wants to be a life-long Packer. Although nice, the guys just aren’t buying that will happen. We are also joined by the legendary Bob Harlan this hour. The guys continue to talk Packers and Homer reads a story from The Athletic regarding AJ Dillon calling him a “rare” running back and being compared to Ron Dayne.

Hour 2: The hour kicks off with a heaviest tiger round of Are You Smarter Than? The guys then talk about NBA playoff format and what could be happening there. Also, another chapter in The Match? Which two athletes should be included next time? MJ? Steph Curry? Tony Romo? We are also joined by Wisconsin Golf Hall of Famer Gary D’Amato and learn about his crazy practices regarding his golf game. We also end the hour talking with our very own Jason Wilde.

Hour 3: The hour kicks off as it does every Wednesday with a round of Rainman and Redemption Man. We open the Noble Vines Wine Line and we wrap up the show with our Senior Spotlight.

5.26.20 Homer & Gabe

May 26, 2020 5:55 p.m.

Hour 1: The show kicks off discussing the Lance documentary that debuted over the weekend. The guys give their takeaways and what they look forward to in the conclusion of the documentary next weekend. The guys also talk about The Match 2 between Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson on Sunday. We then discuss the possible return from the NBA with our NBA guy Eric Nehm!

Hour 2: The hour kicks off with a playing card origin round of Are You Smarter Than? We then continue to talk NBA playoff expectation and possibilities and the guys think what sort of thing will work best for the league, but mainly the Milwaukee Bucks. They then turn to other sports and how likely they are of playing including NFL football and college football. That then moves into the current standoff between Major League Baseball and their players association. We end the hour talking football with our Packers extractor Jason Wilde.

Hour 3: The hour kicks off hearing an audio cut from Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross and him believing there will be an NFL season, but still questions if fans will be in the stands. We then talk about the new audio of Michael Jordan saying he wouldn’t play on USA’s dream team if Isiah Thomas is on the team. We also continue Gabe’s Senior Spotlight this hour. We end the show talking about what constitutes an Ivy League school.

5.22.20 Homer & Gabe

May 22, 2020 5:57 p.m.

Hour 1: The hour talks about the weekend golf match-up between Tiger Woods and Payton Manning taking on Phil Mickelson and Tom Brady and who is the favorite vs who the safer bet would be. The guys then get into their confidence of all 4 sports major sports leagues coming back. We then continue talking sports returning talking to Tomahawk Speedway’s Andrew Bartelt to update us on his event holding fans. The guys then touch upon yesterday’s ADG Radiothon (which was awesome) and talking about Giannis, Michael Jordan and more.

Hour 2: The hour begins with an oldest lion on record and since no one gets any answers correct we have another BONUS lion round of Are You Smarter Than to kick off the hour. We are then joined by Jim McIlvaine to talk podcasts and then joined by Jason Wilde shortly after Mac.

Hour 3: The hour begins with a very jubilant Jeff form Jeff Sports because he is open!! We also do what we normally do and have fans call in to get their sports memorabilia appraised. We then have special guest Mark Wilson to preview The Match 2: Tiger vs. Phil. We then have our senior spotlight and put a bow on the week!

5.200.20 Homer & Gabe

May 20, 2020 7:32 p.m.

Hour 1: The show begins with Homer & Gabe talking about the Athletes Doing Good fundraiser we will be hosting tomorrow in accordance with Pat Connaughton and Capture Sports Marketing. There are silent auction items to bid on and H&G go over what sort of items are up for bids. We then get into Homer’s sugar busters lifestyle change that is going on right now.

Hour 2: The hour kicks off with a bathroom round of Are You Smarter Than? We then get into an unbelievable story of a husband and wife golf couple. Homer then tries to educate the young fans out there about the old legends such as Bill Russell, Don Hutson, Austin Carr and more. We also end the hour talking with our Packers extractor Jason Wilde *Homer asks how long new intro is*

Hour 3: The hour kicks off with a round of Rainman followed by Redemption Man. We also have our senior spotlight and some Last Dance takeaways with Jim McIlvaine

5.19.20 Homer & Gabe

May 19, 2020 4:08 p.m.

Hour 1: The hour of power edition of Homer & Gabe begins talking about Major League Baseball where negotiations are at a standstill because of money and safety. Homer takes the role of Rob Manfred and Gabe takes the role of the players. We continue to talk this and baseball with Fox Sports Wisconsin’s Sophia Minnaert. We end the hour talking with our very own Jason Wilde.

5.18.20 Homer & Gabe

May 18, 2020 5:53 p.m.

Hour 1: The show kicks off discussing the newest documentaries from ESPN following the conclusion of The Last Dance. The guys then give their final reaction of what they thought of The Last Dance as a whole and if they learned anything from it. The guys then move to Rodgers and talk about the national media and their projections of what will happen with Rodgers and the remainder of his career. We have a caller project that Gutey and LaFleur will be out a job before Rodgers is, so the guys talk about the shelf life of each player on the team. The hour ends on some breaking news out of Notre Dame.

Hour 2: The hour kicks off with a speeding round of Are You Smarter Than? We also get a quick update on where Homer & Gabe’s bet stand with Scalzo & Brust since both times have been cancelled due to rain. The guys then get into a conversation of what are the chances ALL major league sports come back this season. The guys talk Monday Night Football analyst lineup, who is the favorite, and who would best fit in the role. This all before our daily conversation with Jason Wilde.

Hour 3: The hour kicks off with Homer & Gabe’s Top 5 @ 5 which are their top 5 athletes/events/people that the guys think need recognition from last week. The guys then open the phone lines to take suggestions for the new lineup for Monday Night Football. The show wraps up with a round of Don’t Get Hooked where the guys talk about the attitude of Michael Jordan and if his reputation of being a tough teammate carried over to the Wizards.

5.18.20 Homer & Gabe w/ Jason Wilde

May 18, 2020 4:59 p.m.

Jason Wilde Our Packers extractor joins Homer & Gabe for his daily segment for the first time in a week! The conversation starts talking about Aaron Rodgers and Homer gets Jason’s thoughts on the notion that Aaron Rodgers will not finish his career as a Green Bay Packer. Jason points to the unknowns that will predicate exactly how this all will happen. Jason also talks about how Gutey ‘loves’ Jordan Love and points towards other draft picks he has ‘loved’ and questions if that love is something legit or just a GM being a GM.

5.8.20 Homer & Gabe

May 8, 2020 5:57 p.m.

Hour 1: The program kicks off teasing the mash-up week that is happening here on 94.5 ESPN next week. We also get into H&G’s bet with Scalzo and Brust who will put forth their golf bet this weekend when they play each other for Gabe’s MACC fund raiser. The guys also talk Favre interview on Wilde & Tausch earlier today and talk Packers schedule and project how many wins the Packers will get this season. They then continue their golf talk talking to 2-time US Open Champion Andy North. The hour ends talking about Seinfield’s new stand-up special.

Hour 2: The hour begins with another bee/hornet/wasp round of Are You Smarter Than? We then have our cross-station conversation with our sister station in Madison, Scalzo & Brust join the program to finalize the details of the golf match, mainly deciding everyone’s handicap. They also decide what is at stake aside from the donation to the MACC fund including, how Sclazo & Brust will go to every break if Homer & Gabe win. We end the hour talking to another Madison teammate, Jason Wilde.

Hour 3: The hour kicks off as it does every Friday with Jeff from Jeff Sports where fans call in to get their sports memorabilia appraised. Some very cool items today including A Jeter & A-Rod signed SI issue, a baseball signed by the Phillies, and much more. We then have No Rules Friday where we get into comments about college football from Stadium’s Brett McMurphy about the college football season if students aren’t allowed at school. We then get to Be Positive, Be Motivational, or Be Funny segment where we hear Stephen Curry’s virtual commencement speech.

5.7.20 Homer & Gabe

May 7, 2020 8:47 p.m.

Hour 1: The show kicks off the story of the day discussing the NFL Schedule release and our special schedule release show going on later today. We then learn that Homer is CERTAIN all leagues will play this year. We ask those questions and more to Tim Van Vooren. After TVV the guys talk about baseball returning and the latest comments from Jeff Passan.

Hour 2: The hour kicks off with another murder hornet round of Are You Smarter Than? Gabe then has some news about the Packers schedule and leak some games, and what it will be like for fans to watch PGA tour events without fans, and much more. Homer also asks the field what everyone’s favorite 10 athletes to watch were. We end the hour talking with our very own Jason Wilde.

Hour 3: The hour kicks off talking about the comments from Jeff Passan and Buster Olney about baseball returning. Homer also goes over the most recent transfer coming to Marquette, and what Jim Harbaugh said supporting football players allowed to head to the NFL whenever they feel ready and if they are not drafted, those players are allowed to come back to college. We are then joined by Aaron Hutchins, former Marquette basketball standout as part of our be positive, be motivational, or be funny segment.

5.6.20 Homer & Gabe

May 6, 2020 5:55 p.m.

Hour 1: The show kicks off going into the truth and the lies of Major League Baseball starting here in the states. We look to the KBO who expects to start allowing fans in their stadiums in “the next few weeks.” This topic graciously transitions to murder hornets. The guys also get into the latest quotes about Aaron Rodgers from AJ Hawk on his podcast. We also get an update about Homer’s lifestyle changes; first it was no sugar. Now, it is slow, slow walks with a cassette player talking about diets.

Hour 2: The hour kicks off with a classic murder hornet round of Are You Smarter Than? We then talk about the latest rumors around the NFL Schedule which will be released tomorrow. The most recent rumor is the first 4 weeks will include all NFC vs AFC Matchups as opposed to division and conference rounds. The guys explore why that may be the case. We then dive deeper into the silence around college football as the season approaches and a tweet that comes up right as we say that. We end the hour talking with our very own Jason Wilde.

Hour 3: It’s Wednesday! So we kick off the hour playing Rainman followed as always by Redemption Man. We also have our Noble Vines Wine Line where in the middle of that we get an update on Brett Favre. We also hear today’s senior spotlight before the show ends.