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SportsJam

WBGO

SportsJam features in-depth interviews with top athletes, coaches, reporters, authors and fans of the sports world. WBGO News and Sports Director Doug Doyle started the award-winning podcast SportsJam in 2008. The Pennsylvania State University graduate is one of the most decorated reporters in New Jersey radio history. SportsJam with Doug Doyle was recently named one of the top sports podcasts in 2017.

SportsJam features in-depth interviews with top athletes, coaches, reporters, authors and fans of the sports world. WBGO News and Sports Director Doug Doyle started the award-winning podcast SportsJam in 2008. The Pennsylvania State University graduate is one of the most decorated reporters in New Jersey radio history. SportsJam with Doug Doyle was recently named one of the top sports podcasts in 2017.

Location:

Newark, NJ

Networks:

WBGO

Description:

SportsJam features in-depth interviews with top athletes, coaches, reporters, authors and fans of the sports world. WBGO News and Sports Director Doug Doyle started the award-winning podcast SportsJam in 2008. The Pennsylvania State University graduate is one of the most decorated reporters in New Jersey radio history. SportsJam with Doug Doyle was recently named one of the top sports podcasts in 2017.

Twitter:

@wbgonews

Language:

English

Contact:

Newark Public Radio, Inc. 54 Park Place Newark, NJ 07102 973-624-8880


Episodes

Former MLB Player, Analyst, Writer, Educator and Author Doug Glanville Explores the Intersection between Sports and Larger Society

4/25/2021
Former MLB Centerfielder, current baseball analyst, writer and author Doug Glanville joins SportsJam to talk about this new show on the Marquee Sports Network "Class Is In Session with Doug Doyle"

Duration:00:58:32

Bob Starkman, Hall of Fame Basketball Coach, and Joe Pistone, aka Donnie Brasco, Share a Glimpse 'Inside Both Courts'

4/21/2021
Law enforcement and basketball come together in this latest edition of SportsJam as host Doug Doyle is joined by JUCO Hall of Fame Basketball Coach and Retired Federal Agent Bob Starkman and and legendary former FBI Agent Joseph D. Pistone (Donnie Brasco).

Duration:00:44:29

SportsJam with Doug Doyle: Bob Porter, WBGO Announcer and Grammy-Winning Blues and Jazz Producer (2008)

4/11/2021
WBGO legendary announcer, Grammy Award-winning producer, author and Blues Foundation Hall of Famer Bob Porter was a guest on SportsJam with Doug Doyle in 2008

Duration:00:29:48

Trumpeter, Producer and Jazz Forum Arts Executive Director Mark Morganelli

4/4/2021
SportsJam with Doug Doyle welcomes trumpeter, flugelhornist and Jazz Forum Arts Executive Director Mark Morganelli, who's has also competed in four major marathons.

Duration:00:44:46

SportsJam with Doug Doyle Hall of Fame: Four-time Olympian Joetta Clark Diggs (2014)

3/16/2021
New Jersey Hall of Famer and Four-time Olympian Joetta Clark Diggs talks about his inspirational story during a 2014 edition of SportsJam with Doug Doyle

Duration:00:37:44

SportsJam with Doug Doyle Hall of Fame: Track Legend, Sports Broadcaster and Jazz Guitarist Marty Liqouri (2012)

3/15/2021
Track Hall of Famer, Sports broadcaster and Jazz Guitarist Marty Liquori talks about his amazing career on SportsJam with Doug Doyle in July of 2012.

Duration:00:30:43

SportsJam with Doug Doyle Hall of Fame: "RENT" and Broadway, Film and TV Star Anthony Rapp (2009)

3/14/2021
While on the national tour of "RENT", actor and Chicago Cubs fan Anthony Rapp joins SportsJam with Doug Doyle in Newark

Duration:00:30:45

SportsJam with Doug Doyle Hall of Fame: Olympic Gold Medal Figure Skater Oksana Baiul (2008)

3/12/2021
1994 Olympic Gold Medal figure skater Oksana Baiul has a blast on SportsJam with Doug Doyle in 2008

Duration:00:29:34

SportsJam with Doug Doyle: Actor and Martial Arts Enthusiast Frank Grillo stars in "Boss Level"

3/10/2021
Veteran actor Frank Grillo has trained as a boxer and martial artist for nearly four decades. That commitment has led to some of the most physical roles in the movie industry, including Boss Level which premieres on Hulu March 5.

Duration:00:37:00

SportsJam with Doug Doyle: Actor and Martial Arts Enthusiast Frank Grillo stars in "Boss Level"

2/21/2021
Veteran actor Frank Grillo has trained as a boxer and martial artist for nearly four decades. That commitment has led to some of the most physical roles in the movie industry, including Boss Level which premieres on Hulu March 5. Boss Leve l is an independent action-thriller co-produced by Grillo along with director Joe Carnahan. It's one of at least eight movies for Grillo in 2021. Grillo joined SportsJam with Doug Doyle from his home in Los Angeles, CA to talk about his passion for fitness...

Duration:00:37:00

SportsJam with Doug Doyle: ShotTracker President and Co-Founder Davyeon Ross

2/7/2021
The inspirational story of Davyeon Ross is just one of the many reasons why ShotTracker, the company he co-founded in 2013, has reached amazing heights in technology and sports.

Duration:00:34:00

SportsJam with Doug Doyle: Drone Racing League President Rachel Jacobson

1/24/2021
The Drone Racing League is entering its 5th season with tens of millions of fans all around the world now enjoying the competition. DRL is the global, professional drone racing property for elite pilots. Rachel Jacobson, a graduate of Cornell University and Middletown South High School in New Jersey, became President of the DRL in April of 2020 and has led the league to new heights in marketing, partnerships and strategies. Jacobson joined SportsJam host Doug Doyle to talk about the recent...

Duration:00:38:36

SportsJam with Doug Doyle: Drone Racing League President Rachel Jacobson

1/24/2021
The Drone Racing League is entering its 5th season with tens of millions of fans all around the world now enjoying the competition. DRL is the global, professional drone racing property for elite pilots.

Duration:00:38:36

SportsJam with Doug Doyle (2013): Update on Hall of Fame Broadcaster Mike Lange

1/21/2021
Pittsburgh Penguins Hall of Fame radio play-by-play announcer Mike Lange is taking a cautious approach to returning to the broadcast booth for the new NHL season. It will be Lange's 46th season.

Duration:00:35:35

SportsJam with Doug Doyle: "2020 World Series Champions" Director Jed Tuminaro

12/31/2020
For the sixth year in a row, MLB Network's Coordinating Producer and New Jersey resident Jed Tuminaro has directed the official MLB World Series film. "2020 World Series Champions: LA Dodgers" featured a dramatic Dodgers victory over the Tampa Bay Rays during the coronavirus pandemic.

Duration:00:34:54

SportsJam with Doug Doyle (2016): "The Queen's Gambit", Broadway, Film and TV Actor Bill Camp

12/16/2020
Netflix's new hit miniseries The Queen's Gambit has boosted the sales of chess and is yet another showcase for actor Bill Camp. Camp plays the role of Mr. Shaibel who teaches a young girl the rules of the game and quickly learns Beth (Anya Taylor-Joy) is a natural and could become a top-notch player.

Duration:00:31:43

SportsJam with Doug Doyle: American Hero and Football Great Rocky Bleier on 121st Army-Navy Game

12/11/2020
The 121st Army-Navy Game, presented by USAA is coming up this Saturday, December 12 at Michie Stadium on the campus at West Point for the first time since 1943, a game that Navy won 13-0. The game will be televised by CBS.

Duration:00:26:10

SportsJam with Doug Doyle: HOF Sportswriter Bill Madden's "Tom Seaver: A Terrific Life"

12/8/2020
National Baseball Hall of Fame sportswriter, columnist and author Bill Madden says his latest work Tom Seaver: A Terrific Life (Simon & Schuster) is probably the most personal book he's ever written.

Duration:00:37:22

SportsJam with Doug Doyle: Eric Drath's "Macho: The Hector Camacho Story" on SHOWTIME

12/2/2020
Two-time Emmy Award-winning director, writer and executive producer Eric Drath has done it again. His latest documentary airing Friday, December 4 at 9pm on Showtime is titled Macho: The Hector Camacho Story. See the trailer here.

Duration:00:37:23