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A conversation show about Nashville sports, media and business hosted by Braden Gall and Steve Cavendish.

Location:

United States

Description:

A conversation show about Nashville sports, media and business hosted by Braden Gall and Steve Cavendish.

Twitter:

@440sports

Language:

English


Episodes

Emma Lingan: Access, Respect and Empathy

2/23/2024
Steve Cavendish and Braden Gall talk Nashville sports, media and business. Our guest is Emma Lingan of TheHockeyWriters.com and former team reporter for the Nashville Predators. We get into her background, up-bringing, her move to Nashville, leaving the Predators, love of hockey and the empathy and respect she gained from being behind the scenes. Brought to you by: 8th and Roast Coffee Co. They've got better beans. Be sure to subscribe to the 440 YouTube page.

Duration:00:55:44

Mitch Light: Football Recruiting in 2024

2/16/2024
Steve Cavendish and Braden Gall talk Nashville sports, media and business. Our guest this week is Mitch Light, football recruiting editor for TheAthletic.com. How has coverage changed as fans needs have changed? How is NIL and collectives tainting the decision making? How have rules changed other sports around football? The guys also break down the record-breaking Super Bowl numbers and massive college football TV contract for ESPN. Brought to you by: 8th and Roast Coffee Co. They've got better beans. Be sure to subscribe to the 440 YouTube page.

Duration:01:09:18

Trey Wallace: Mobile to Nashville to Knoxville

2/9/2024
Steve Cavendish and Braden Gall talk Nashville sports, media and business. Our guest this week is Trey Wallace from OutKick.com We talk about the NCAA investigation into the Tennessee Volunteers, the value of the Senior Bowl to the Mobile community, his journey to Knoxville through Nashville and covering college football on a national level. Brought to you by: 8th and Roast Coffee Co. They've got better beans. Be sure to subscribe to the 440 YouTube page.

Duration:01:06:19

Mike Herndon: Throw the Ball, Use Computers

2/2/2024
Steve Cavendish and Braden Gall talk Nashville sports, media and business. Mike Herndon is our guest this week. We talk Brian Callahan, using analytics in the front office, the Titans modernization, defining data success for Will Levis and much more. Brought to you by: 8th and Roast Coffee Co. They've got better beans. Be sure to subscribe to the 440 YouTube page.

Duration:00:56:07

Future of College Football and Brian Callahan

1/26/2024

Duration:01:05:17

Buck Reising: Informed Titans Speculation

1/19/2024
Steve Cavendish and Braden Gall talk Nashville sports, media and business. Our guest is Buck Reising of 104.5 The Zone and A to Z Sports. How is he covering the Titans coaching search? What does his audience want? How does the past decision making of the key figures impact analysis of the current decisions? How does background info inform his commentary? Why is speculation so powerful? Brought to you by: 8th and Roast Coffee Co. They've got better beans. Be sure to subscribe to the 440 YouTube page.

Duration:00:59:00

Paul Kuharksy: Titans Fire Mike Vrabel

1/12/2024
Steve Cavendish and Braden Gall talk Nashville sports, media and business. Our guest is Paul Kuharsky. Mike Vrabel was fired this week but how the Titans handled the PR was interesting to say the least. What do we make of how the organization rolled out this massive shift in philosophy? And Nick Saban retired too. Brought to you by: 8th and Roast Coffee Co. They've got better beans. Be sure to subscribe to the 440 YouTube page.

Duration:01:01:30

David Ubben: End of a Playoff Era

1/5/2024
Steve Cavendish and Braden Gall talk Nashville sports, media and business. Our guest is David Ubben of TheAthletic.com. We talk college football playoff TV ratings, the month of December, Arch Manning, Nico Time, Washington's chances on Monday night and more. Brought to you by: 8th and Roast Coffee Co. They've got better beans. Be sure to subscribe to the 440 YouTube page.

Duration:00:54:30

Holiday Naval Gazing: Top Episodes of 2023

12/29/2023
Steve Cavendish and Braden Gall talk Nashville sports, media and business. We take a look back at the biggest episodes and stories in Nashville sports media in 2023. The Titans new stadium, Will Levis, the digital soccer revolution and the tragedy at Covenant all topped your interests this year. Lamestream Sports is BTYB Jasper's on West End. Be sure to subscribe to the 440 YouTube page and turn on those notifications.

Duration:00:43:06

Scott Ramsey: Big Events Coming to Nashville

12/21/2023
Steve Cavendish and Braden Gall talk Nashville sports, media and business. Scott Ramsey of the Music City Bowl and the Nashville Sports Council joins us to talk bowl games, selection process and the future of big events in Nashville. What are we going to get first, when are we going to get it and what needs to happen for us to land a Super Bowl? Lamestream Sports is BTYB Jasper's on West End. Be sure to subscribe to the 440 YouTube page and turn on those notifications.

Duration:00:39:04

Teresa Walker: Frank Wycheck and Winter Meetings

12/15/2023
Steve Cavendish and Braden Gall talk Nashville sports, media and business. Teresa Walker, Hall of Fame from AP.com is our guest today. We remember the life and career of Frank Wycheck, talk MLB Winter Meetings, covering eight sports at once. Steve and Braden tell Frank stories and debate if the A to Z story about baseball coming to Nashville is real or a vibe? Lamestream Sports is BTYB Jasper's on West End. Be sure to subscribe to the 440 YouTube page and turn on those notifications.

Duration:01:09:05

Spencer Hall: Everyday Is Saturday

12/8/2023
Steve Cavendish and Braden Gall talk Nashville sports, media and business. Our guest is Spencer Hall of Everyday Should Be Saturday fame. How did our college football system get to this point? Has it changed too quickly? Who is to be blamed? Where will we find charm. And how he is keeping the soul of the game alive with comedy, philanthropy and more. Steve and Braden also break down the top 20 most watched college football games of the year and what it teaches us about the demise of the Pac-12. Lamestream Sports is BTYB Jasper's on West End. Be sure to subscribe to the 440 YouTube page and turn on those notifications.

Duration:00:55:15

Jeremy K. Gover: Respect, Passion and Hard Work

12/1/2023
Steve Cavendish and Braden Gall talk Nashville sports, media and business. Our guest is Jeremy K. Gover of AP.com Radio. His long and winding path to get to media and hockey from California to Nashville to the Preds Radio Network to the Super Bowl. One of the nicest guys in the business talks hockey, Nashville media and Preds fans. Steve and Braden talk Georgia-Alabama in the SEC title game, a massive lawsuit facing Meta and a new TV show we all need to watch together. Lamestream Sports is BTYB Jasper's on West End. Be sure to subscribe to the 440 YouTube page and turn on those notifications.

Duration:01:04:45

Joe Rexrode: Mike Vrabel's evolution

11/22/2023
Steve Cavendish and Braden Gall talk Nashville sports, media and business with TheAthletic.com Joe Rexrode. How Mike Vrabel has evolved? Hot Seat's impact on coaching comms Accessibility of Ran Carthon National vs. Local NFL media New stadium's impact on team Lady Vols, Vols men's hoops Covering non-NFL Nashville sports Lamestream Sports is BTYB Jasper's on West End. Be sure to subscribe to the 440 YouTube page and turn on those notifications.

Duration:00:57:53

Steven Godfrey: The Subscription Model

11/17/2023
Steve Cavendish and Braden Gall talk Nashville sports, media and business. Our guest is SplitZoneDuo.com host and creator Steven Godfrey. SZD's inception Pivot to subscription model Move to Substack Audio into video Catering to the hardcores Finding the RIGHT partners Cultivating audience loyalty Digital media history Future of audience interaction Coaching search commandments Lamestream Sports is BTYB Jasper's on West End. Be sure to subscribe to the 440 YouTube page and turn on those notifications.

Duration:01:06:13

Kim Baldwin: Her Social Network

11/10/2023
Steve Cavendish and Braden Gall talk Nashville sports, media and business. First, Braden and Steve vent about the end of the Nashville SC season. Our guest is Kim Baldwin, Digital Editor of the Nashville Scene. Getting into digital strategy 10 years of changes Weekly promotion of print Catering your message by platform Social-driven traffic metric Unexpected reactions What's the next best thing? Newsletters are the thing Lies about community Aggregation and creators Live coverage of events Steve and Braden debate where they will be consuming and creating content in the next five years. Lamestream Sports is BTYB Jasper's on West End. Be sure to subscribe to the 440 YouTube page and turn on those notifications.

Duration:01:07:51

Wes Boling: Nashville SC, Apple TV, Social Media

11/3/2023
Steve Cavendish and Braden Gall talk Nashville sports, media and business. We are joined by Wes Boling of the Club & Country podcast to talk Nashville SC playoffs, evolving fan base, pressure on Gary Smith, his use of social media as a marketing director and much, much more. Lamestream Sports is BTYB Jasper's on West End. Be sure to subscribe to the 440 YouTube page and turn on those notifications.

Duration:01:09:00

Ben Dumas: The Wild Feathers and Georgia Football

10/27/2023
Steve Cavendish and Braden Gall talk Nashville sports, media and business. Our guest this week is drummer Ben Dumas of The Wild Feathers. Florida-Georgia Week! Life as a Dawgs fan Why Athens is such cultural epicenter Celebrating their 10th anniversary Process of producing a new album How technology has changed promotion The art of building a set list When does a band know it has a new hit Best touring destinations in the SEC Why Macon, Ga. has so much music history Final Prediction for The Cocktail Party Lamestream Sports is BTYB Jasper's on West End. Be sure to subscribe to the 440 YouTube page and turn on those notifications.

Duration:00:59:55

Josh Mancuso: A Star of Platforms

10/20/2023
Steve Cavendish and Braden Gall talk Nashville sports, media and business. Our guest this week is comedian, writer, actor and generally funny human Josh Mancuso. Getting into entertainment Learning how platforms function SEC mascots Knowing his audience Writing, editing short films Acting in Indie films The South's unique story Steve and Braden also talk about taking kids to college football games, the future of the College Football Playoff media rights, Blue Sky and how to navigate really complex unfolding worldwide events. Be sure to subscribe to the 440 YouTube page and turn on those notifications.

Duration:01:04:23

Wes Rucker: Vol Twitter, Vols Business, GoVols

10/13/2023
Steve Cavendish and Braden Gall talk Nashville sports, media and business. Our guest this week is GoVols247.com Wes Rucker. Getting his start in Chattanooga Living inside Vol Twitter Newspaper background Seeing the value of twitter long ago The value of Vols football Growth of the brand Landing the GoVols name legally Be sure to subscribe to the 440 YouTube page and turn on those notifications.

Duration:00:54:49