The Power Lunch

The Power Lunch

Every weekday from 12-1, longtime Wisconsin radio voice Greg Matzek gives his view on the relevant sports stories of the day, and gets insight from local and national voices.


4.3.20 The Power Lunch

April 3, 2020 12:55 p.m.

ESPN Radio Play-by-Play voice Marc Kestecher joined Greg Matzek on Friday's Power Lunch to discuss what the future of leagues like the NBA might be, dive into how his broadcasting might be impacted - whether it's remote or without fans in attendance, and get his perspective on the progression that sports went through when everything changed.

4.2.20 The Power Lunch

April 2, 2020 12:55 p.m.

Greg Matzek opens the show wondering why the Dallas Cowboys are signing Aldon Smith, dives into the recent history of 1st Round WR Draftees and discusses why he's not sold on the Packers drafting a WR with the 30th pick, checks in with Blue Jays P Chase Anderson, and shares some more thoughts on NCAA news.

4.1.20 The Power Lunch

April 1, 2020 12:55 p.m.

Greg Matzek opens the show discussing if its time for the Packers to really get another QB, debates whether Jameis Winston is a viable backup option, and talks Bucks and NBA with The Athletic's Eric Nehm.

3.31.20 The Power Lunch

March 31, 2020 12:55 p.m.

Greg Matzek opens the show with his reaction to the NCAA ruling in favor of Spring athletes getting an extra year of eligibility, dives into what unintended consequences he's expecting from the NCAA ruling, talks NFL off-season with ESPN's Jeremy Fowler, and gets a TV update from Ashton.

3.30.20 The Power Lunch

March 30, 2020 1 p.m.

Greg opens the show with ICYMI from the weekend, asks fans what they are missing the most as he was hit over the weekend with FOMO of March Madness, he discusses the Premier League's idea to play the rest of their matches in a centralized location, and checks in with USA Olympian Gwen Jorgensen.

3.27.20 The Power Lunch

March 27, 2020 1 p.m.

Greg opens the show with some thoughts on just how different the NBA and other leagues might look coming back from this hiatus, gives his reaction to Jimmy Graham's comments to the Chicago media, checks in with Pete Dougherty, and shares what he's watching this weekend.

3.26.20 The Power Lunch

March 26, 2020 1 p.m.

Greg Matzek opens the show with some reactions to MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred's appearance on SportsCenter, talks with Brewers Pitcher Brandon Woodruff, checks in with UWM AD Amanda Braun about NCAA issues with COVID-19, and Greg and Ashton talk about Better Call Saul.

3.25.20 The Power Lunch

March 25, 2020 12:55 p.m.

Greg Matzek opens the show with his reactions to the reported signing of WR Devin Funchess by the Packers. He gives his take and asks fans for a description of the Funchess signing. Greg discusses the NCAA's upcoming vote on eligibility and also dives into the Trevor Lawrence v. NCAA story that broke on Wednesday night.

3.24.20 The Power Lunch

March 24, 2020 12:55 p.m.

Greg opens the show asking which players the Packers lost to Free Agency they will miss the most, checks in with Packers Reporter Jim Owczarski, discusses the NCAA's looming vote on player eligibility, and shares some thoughts on the Olympics officially being postponed.

3.23.20 The Power Lunch

March 23, 2020 12:55 p.m.

Greg opens the show discussing what he watched over the weekend, discusses Emmanuel Sanders choosing the Saints over the Packers, dives in to the TE position in Green Bay and how it can be improved, plays "Need Him or Nah" with Packers Free Agents, and shares some thoughts on the postponement of the Summer Games in Tokyo.