Matt Spiegel

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Matt Spiegel is the co-host of the “Spiegel and Goff ShowShow” on middays from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. on 670 The Score.

Prior to his time at The Score, Spiegel was been a nationally syndicated talk show host on Sporting News Radio Network, hosting The Matt Spiegel Show. The show, a platform for his immense knowledge of sports history as well as his uniquely entertaining perspective, was heard on more than 100 affiliates and on XM satellite radio.

Some of the highlights of his time at the Sporting News:

•Hosting pregame coverage for every NFL Sunday in 2007 and 2008
•Hosting the pregame and postgame coverage for Super Bowl XLII
•Broadcasting live from radio row all week in Phoenix for the Super Bowl between the Giants and Patriots in 2008
•Anchoring the network’s live coverage of baseball’s steroids hearings in Congress
•Reporting live from the 2005 World Series at Chicago’s U.S. Cellular Field
•Writing and voicing The Year in Review, a much heralded annual feature
•Writing columns for Sporting News magazine and for

For seven years before joining Sporting News Radio, Matt was a host, producer, and reporter for The Score. While in that position, he had a chance to cover Mike Ditka’s final days with the Bears and the entire second three-peat for Michael Jordan’s great Chicago Bulls teams.

Spiegel’s first job in sports media was as an intern for Major League Baseball Productions, where he worked on This Week in Baseball for Mel Allen’s final two years with the show. Spiegel fetched Mel coffee and lunch every Thursday for two summers. While matriculating at Emerson College in Boston, Spiegel won several sportscasting awards and went to Fenway Park 30 times a season.

Through the years, Spiegel has interviewed some of the biggest names in the business, including Joe Torre, Manny Ramirez, David Stern, Charles Barkley, Bob Costas, Wayne Gretzky and countless more. NFL stars and coaches Spiegel has interviewed live include Joe Montana, Deion Sanders, Ditka, Marshall Faulk, Warren Sapp, Andy Reid, Donovan McNabb, Jeff Fisher, Michael Irvin, Emmit Smith, Dick Vermeil, Eric Dickerson, Warren Moon and Tony Dungy.

Spiegel was the founding producer of Sound Opinions, a rock-and-roll talk show, hosted by Jim DeRogatis of the Sun-Times and Greg Kot of the Tribune. He produced their two years of television on WTTW-11 as well. Spiegel was also a DJ at WXRT-FM.

Spiegel is the founder and lead singer of Tributosaurus, one of Chicago’s hottest musical acts. His singing talents have been heard on numerous commercial jingles through the years, including for Feldco, several car dealerships and casinos.

Cubs manager Joe Maddon. (Getty Images)

Spiegel: Projecting The Cubs’ Wild-Card Playoff Game Roster

There’s much to weigh for Joe Maddon as the playoffs approach.

CBS Chicago–09/22/2015

Cubs catcher Miguel Montero hits a walk-off homer against the Brewers. (Getty Images)

Spiegel: August Baseball Of Consequence Means A Playoff Game Every Night

Our late-summer nights can still revolve around baseball.

CBS Chicago–08/13/2015

Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro. (Getty Images)

Spiegel: ADHD Is An Illness, Not A Personality Flaw

Mental illness, of any kind, shouldn’t be stigmatized.

CBS Chicago–08/07/2015

Eddie and me

Spiegel: Backstage At Hot Stove, Cool Music

Matt Spiegel recounts his favorite memories of Thursday’s big fundraiser with great music and big names.

CBS Chicago–07/12/2015

Javier Baez, left, and Anthony Rizzo. (Getty Images)

Spiegel: Anthony Rizzo, Javier Baez & The ‘B-Hack’

Rizzo has put his ego aside with the B-hack, and the results are remarkable.

CBS Chicago–06/05/2015

The White Sox celebrate after a walk-off win. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Spiegel: White Sox Are Having Fun Again

The South Siders have won six in a row and are showing signs of life.

CBS Chicago–05/19/2015

Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews, left, and Bulls guard Jimmy Butler. (Getty Images)

Spiegel & Goff Today: For The Overlappers

It’s quite the time to be a Chicago sports fan right now.

CBS Chicago–05/08/2015

Baltimore's Chris Davis hit a three-run homer in the first inning, but there was no fans to cheer for it Wednesday at Camden Yards. (Getty Images)

Spiegel: The Fitting Oddity Of A Fanless Ballgame

Wednesday’s White Sox-Orioles game was surreal.

CBS Chicago–04/30/2015

Chris Sale. (Jeffrey Phelps/Getty Images)

Spiegel: The Most Important Pitch Of The White Sox Season

The changeup can make all the difference for Chris Sale and Carlos Rodon.

CBS Chicago–04/14/2015

Jose Abreu (left) and Anthony Rizzo (right). (Credit: Getty)

Spiegel: Chicago Baseball 2015, A New Chance At Doing It Right

Both Chicago teams are led by undeniably smart men who have built their rosters in very different ways.

CBS Chicago–04/04/2015

U.S. President Barack Obama awards the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Hall of Fame baseball player Ernie Banks in the East Room at the White House on November 20, 2013 in Washington, D.C. The Presidential Medal of Freedom is the nation's highest civilian honor, presented to individuals who have made meritorious contributions to the security or national interests of the United States, to world peace or to cultural or other significant public or private endeavors. (Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Spiegel: Ernie Banks’ Legacy Has Many Layers

Banks had a special relationship with fans and was an endless well of positivity.

CBS Chicago–01/26/2015


Mac & Spiegs Agenda 5/21: Van Horne, Sox Win, Cubs Win, Hawks Game 2

There’s also talk on the Bulls, the NBA lottery and the Eastern Conference Finals.

CBS Chicago–05/21/2014


Mac & Spiegs Agenda 5/5: Blackhawks, Bickell, Cubs-Sox And NFL Draft Week (Finally!)

The guys talk about the Blackhawks’ 2-0 series lead, Bryan Bickell, the Cubs-White Sox showdown and the NFL Draft.

CBS Chicago–05/05/2014

Jose Abreu. (Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Spiegel: The Transformative Power of Jose Abreu

Let’s say it all together: The White Sox are fun to watch again.

CBS Chicago–04/29/2014


Mac & Spiegs Agenda: Playoffs? Playoffs!?!? And More

Bill Wennington, Mark Lazerus and Bruce Levine are among the guests today.

CBS Chicago–04/25/2014


Mac & Spiegs Agenda: A Goalie Win, Sale Aches And Bulls Do Or Die

Corey Crawford stepped up last night, now the Bulls need to tonight.

CBS Chicago–04/22/2014

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Spiegel: Even Combined, Cubs And White Sox Might Not Contend

A starting rotation of Sale-Samardzija-Quintana-Wood-Danks is solid.

CBS Chicago–03/31/2014

Jared Allen. (Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Spiegel: Phil Emery Has Blown Bears Fans Away

By signing Jared Allen, the Bears have options all over the defensive line.

CBS Chicago–03/26/2014


Mac & Spiegs Agenda: Bulls Smack Pacers, Teuvo Arrives, NFL Rules & More

Bill Melton and Brad Biggs join the show today.

670 The Score–03/25/2014

Cubs Park in Mesa, Ariz. (Getty Images)

Spiegel: Your Glorious Day At Cubs Park In Mesa

Cubs Park is a glimpse of the bigger dream for Theo Epstein and Co.

CBS Chicago–03/05/2014