The McNeil And Spiegel Show
The McNeil and Spiegel Show on 670 The Score is made up of co-hosts Dan McNeil (@DanMcNeil670) and Matt Spiegel (@MattSpiegel670). Both McNeil and Spiegel have had accomplished careers of their own, but teamed up to take mid-day sports talk to a whole new level. Behind the glass, Jay Zawaski (@JayZawaski670), Ben Finfer (@benfinfer), and Nick Shepkowski (@shep670) are the executive and associate producers for The McNeil and Spiegel Show!
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The McNeil and Spiegel Show
April 17, 2014In the 4th hour of the show today the guys talked to Hub Arkush about some of the strongest NFL Draft classes of all time. They also talk to Mark Lazarus about the start of the NHL Playoffs and preview the Blackhawks/Blues matchup.
April 17, 2014In the 3rd hour of the show today the guys talked to Len Kasper about the woes and lack of offense from the Cubs. STL Blues, Bernie Federko calls in and previews the playoff matchup between the Blackhawks/Blues.
April 17, 2014In the 2nd hour of the show today the guys talked about NFL Drafts of the past and Bears draft picks of the past. Talks the difference between the NFL draft in the 70's and now.
April 17, 2014In the 1st hour of the show today the guys revisited the Red Sox/White Sox game. Eddie Olczyk comes on and previews the Blues/Blackhawks playoff matchup.
April 16, 2014The 4th hour of Mac & Abbatacola had discussions about lots of topics, including a chat with Les Grobstein about historic Blues/Blackhawks playoff matchups.
April 16, 2014CSN Chicago's Mark Schanowski joined McNeil and Abbatacola to talk about the Bulls and Eastern conference playoff scenarios.
April 16, 2014Matt Abbatacola sits in for Spiegel, and in the 3rd hour the guys talked some Bulls with Mark Schanowski from CSN Chicago. They also talked about the Blackhawks/Blues playoff series.
April 16, 2014Pro Football Talk's Mike Florio joins McNeil and Abbatacola for a chat on the NFL draft and what the 49ers might do with Aldon Smith.
April 16, 2014The 2nd hour of the McNeil and Spiegel show (with Matt Abbatacola in for Spiegel) featured more White Sox talk and a conversation with Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk on Aldon Smith's legal troubles and latest on the NFL draft.
April 16, 2014St. Louis Blues TV analyst Darren Pang joined McNeil and Abbatacola to preview the Blues/Blackhawks playoff series.
April 16, 2014With Matt Abbatacola sitting in for Spiegel, the guys talked about the White Sox win last night, and they previewed the Blues/Blackhawks playoff series with Darren Pang.
April 15, 2014In the final hour of the show the guys listed who in the sports world they would like to slap for their faces.
April 15, 2014In the third hour of the show today the guys talked briefly on the NHL playoff matchups and discussed the Masters tournament with Teddy Greenstein of the Chicago Tribune.
April 15, 2014In the second hour of the show today the guys talked with Bill Melton about the White Sox season so far and what to expect from the upcoming game later tonight. They also discussed round 1 of the NHL playoff series between the Blackhawks and the Blues with Steve Konroyd from Comcast SportsNet.
April 15, 2014In the first hour of the show today the guys talked about the lack of fan attendance at US Cellular Field and possible reasons fans don't go.
April 14, 2014In the final hour of the show today the guys talked about a prank on Jeff Francoeur, asked which athletes you'd want to slap, and had conversations with Bruce Levine and Hawks LW Bryan Bickell.
April 14, 2014In the 3rd hour of the show today the guys talked about getting a new temporary announcer for Hawk, record holders for Cubs steals, and changing Starlin Castro.
April 14, 2014In the 2nd hour of the show today the guys talked to David Dusek of Golf Week about the Masters and had a conversation with Brad Lee of St. Louis Game Time about the Blues.
April 14, 2014Matt Abbatacola sat in for Spiegel and in the first hour of the show the guys talked about Bubba Watson's 2nd Master victory, the play and wardrobe of Jordan Spieth, fighting Matt Kuchar, and missing out on Tiger.
April 11, 2014In the final hour of the show today the guys talked to Bruce Levine about the Cubs and Sox, went over the Roger Clemens MVP baseball lineups, and got to know Mark Schanowski a little better.
April 11, 2014In the 2nd hour of the show today the guys talked about old school video games like RBI Baseball and had a conversation with Will Perdue about the Bulls.
April 11, 2014Mark Schanowski of Comcast Sportsnet sat in for Mac and in the 1st hour of the show the guys talked about how the Blues recent collapse will affect the Hawks, offseason options for the Bulls, Jose Abreu's 2nd multi-HR game, and how Shep was right about Avisail Garcia's season-ending injury.
April 10, 2014In the 4th hour of the show today the guys talked to Chicago Bulls guard, Jimmy Butler. The guys also talked about the Bulls playoff chances.
April 10, 2014In the 3rd hour of the show today the guys talked to Len Kasper about the Cubs farm system; talked to Steve Konroyd about Blackhawks and upcoming playoffs.
April 10, 2014In the 2nd hour of the show today the guys talked to Blackhawks owner, Rocky Wirtz and SI columnist, Richard Deitsch.
With the Blackhawks embarking on a five-game road trip ahead of the Olympic break, they find themselves in unfamiliar territory.
Remember the Detroit Red Wings?
Saturday night, the hockey world was abuzz in the wake of an all-out, slapshot style line-brawl between the Calgary Flames and Vancouver Canucks.
Jay Zawaski answers your Blackhawks questions in his debut mailbag.
Who are the other stars in the Brady-Manning rivalry?
Bryan Bickell can’t get better if he’s not on the ice.
Both Belichick’s Patriots and Harbaugh’s 49ers will be playing on Championship Weekend for the third straight year.
Chargers at Broncos – 3:25 Kickoff on Sunday – Nantz and Simms
Phillip Rivers and his bolo tie
He wears them to his post game press conferences, been noted a lot by different media outlets this week
Offices are having “Bolo Tie Friday” this week in honor of it
O/U for different Bolo Ties we See: 3.5
McNeil and Spiegel Show is back at it again, trying to invest money and end up going on a show trip to somewhere warm. Here are their picks for the NFL Playoffs Divisional Round:
The Chargers are responsible for holding the Broncos to two of their three lowest yardage outputs this year. They do that again and we’ll have a competitive game late into Sunday
The Blackhawks’ explosive offense is no secret to those who watch them play on a regular basis. Chicago fills the net more than any team in the NHL.
Friday, the National Hockey League announced a pair of honors for two members of the Chicago Blackhawks.
Jay Cutler and the Bears have cemented their bond, for years to come.
Patrick Kane is the lone Blackhawk representative on the squad.
(WSCR) – Here are your weekly over/under’s for the Sunday Night game between the Bears and Eagles. Print them out and play along. OVER/UNDERS — FOR BEARS AT PHILLY: Unseasonably warm in Philadelphia this weekend [...]
In the NHL (and most other sports), rivalries are grown and cultivated by playoff series.
On Monday, the Chicago Blackhawks announced they had activated winger Bryan Bickell from injured reserve.
The Browns choked away a 12 point lead at the two minute warning last week in New England
Was biggest blown lead at two minute warning since:
Bears vs. Browns in 2001. The James Allen hail mary followed by the Mike Brown pick-6.
Does this game get mentioned or referenced. O/u for 2001 references: 0.5
Spiegs – Over Laurence – Under
Who stops the run?
Bears have allowed 1231 rush yards over last 6 games (205.1 per)
DeMarco Murray 3 rush TD last week – Cowboys average just 85.1 per game though
O/U for Cowboys Rush Yards: 150.5
Spiegs – Under Laurence – Over
Here are your weekly Over/Unders for Bears vs. Rams:
Find out who Spiegs, Laurence, Zawaski, Finfer and Shep all picked in this week’s confidence picks.