This week on The Knee Jerks, Eno and Big Al run the gamut, from baseball trades to soccer friendlies.
The guys kick off the show by welcoming back Adam Biggers of Bleacher Report, SB Nation and the Sports in the Mitten podcast for his latest rant - namely some fans being upset the University of Michigan hosted a soccer game between world powerhouses Manchester United and Real Madrid at Michigan Stadium.
Post rant, the Jerks dive deeply into the waters of the Detroit Tigers and their huge move at the trade deadline in picking up 2012 AL Cy Young David Price as their take ina 3-way deal with the Tampa Bay Rays and Seattle Mariners. The guys cover all sides of the deal, from the stautus of a playoff rotation, to the futures of Max Scherzer and center field.
Up next is a discussion of the gruesome Paul George leg injury, and how it could affect the status of professional players taking part in international comeptitions. could this be the beginning of the end of USA pros taking part in World Championship and Olympic play?
Eno and Big Al wrap up the show by gving their takes on the NFL suspending Ravens' running back Ray Rice for just 2 games for spousal abuse.
There's all that and more, including "Whose Birthday Is It?" and our "Jerk of the Week!"
Long-time Detroit sports bloggers and podcasters, Greg Eno (aka the man who knows a lot of things about a lot of things), and Big Al Beaton are The Knee Jerks! Eno and Big Al's podcast is released every Monday on the Sports Geeks Radio Network!
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