Detroit Lions

Current Sports | 11/4/15 | #579

Nov 4, 2015

College Football Playoffs Rankings, Jim Caldwell, Detroit Lions, Alabama Football, Notre Dame Football, Deyeya Jones, and NFL Coaches.


Current Sports | 10/26/15 | #572

Oct 26, 2015

Michigan State Victory, Remembering Flip Saunders, Detroit Lions, Brian Calloway, Michigan High School Football, Midnight Madness, Michigan Football, and Weekend Winners.


Current Sports #558 | October 6, 2015

Oct 6, 2015

Lions Football, Calvin Johnson Fumble No Call, Al Manfroni, Michigan State Club Football, and Mark Dantonio Press Conference Takeaways.


Current Sports #557 | October 5, 2015

Oct 5, 2015

Current Sports Returns, Michigan State Standing, Purdue Game, Michigan Football, Detroit Lions, Miles Bridges, Omari Sankofa, and Weekend Winners.


Current Sports #556 | September 25, 2015

Sep 25, 2015

Big 12 Background Checks, College Football Previews, Michigan State-Central Michigan, Ira Childress, Reflection Friday, and NFL Pick 'em.


Current Sports #552 | September 21, 2015

Sep 21, 2015

Michigan State-Air Force Game, Michigan Football, Detroit Lions' Problems,  Weekend Football Recap, and Weekend Winners.


Current Sports #520 | July 29, 2015

Jul 29, 2015

Tom Brady's Suspension, Deflategate, Bob Every, Greater Lansing Sports Hall of Fame, Le'Veon Bell and Michigan Legends Jerseys.


Current Sports #431 | March 11, 2015

Mar 11, 2015

  Alex Scharg fills in for Al today as host. He recaps the Haloti Ngata signing and gives analysis on whether it was a good or poor trade for the Detroit Lions. Later, MSU Impact Sports hockey reporter Brian Bobal joins Scharg to give more perspective on the MSU hockey season following Tom Anastos' appearance on the Current Sports radio show yesterday. Finally, Scharg touches on the Detroit Pistons and the Big Ten basketball tournament.

Current Sports #428 | March 6, 2015

Mar 6, 2015

  In a shocking development, the NCAA brought the hammer down on Syracuse because of the school's student athlete academic violations, resulting in lost scholarships and vacated wins. Al Martin tackles this hot topic and gets responses from a variety of callers, including a professor to offer her take on whether athletes receive preferential treatment. Michigan State basketball has had a busy week, for both the men's and women's. Tune in to hear the latest on both of the Spartan teams. Finally, no week is complete without a weekly reflection, so tune in to hear what you missed earlier in the week.


Current Sports #425 | March 3, 2015

Mar 3, 2015

  On today's show, Al recaps the High School basketball girls district action from last night. TJ Hawkins, head coach of Lansing Waverly chats with Al about "March Madness." Al then discusses the confusion surrounding the Tom Izzo comments about Kentucky. Also, the Lions made some shakeups with signing of Dan Orlovsky, but with the Ndamokung Suh decision still impending, there is plenty to be discussed about Detroit football. Finally, on this 'Top Five Tuesday', Al and Alex share their favorite Suh moments.


Current Sports #385 | January 6, 2014

Jan 7, 2015

The controversy continues with the pass interference  penalty and callers run through the first half of the show debating about the referees from the Detroit Lions game . Later, Al and Alex give the top five reasons why Ndamukong Suh will leave the Detroit lions next year. A tribute to sports broadcaster Stuart Scott, who sadly passed away this past weekend to cancer, is given by Al at the start of the show as well.


The Detroit Lions lost their wild card NFL playoff game at Dallas yesterday, 24-20. A controversial penalty on the Cowboys was reversed by officials, leaving Lions fans frustrated.

Current Sports #383 | December 19, 2014

Dec 19, 2014

News has came out that Branden Dawson has a fractured wrist and Al and Alex break down the injury along with the players that need to step up. Later, they preview the Lions game against the Bears on Sunday. Listeners then get a recap of the Mike Ball Current Sports TV interview, as the show closes with a 'Reflection Friday' of this year in sports.


Current Sports #379 | December 15, 2014

Dec 15, 2014

The Detroit Lions are coming off a come-from-behind win and Al and Alex break down the successes from the game. East Lansing head basketball coach Steve Finamore joins Al at the second half of the show to talk about the recent transfers and the future games for the year. Closing the show, it's 'Weekend Winners.'


Current Sports #357 | November 10, 2014

Nov 10, 2014

Al provides a breakdown of the Michigan State loss to Ohio State. Hear his report from Spartan Stadium, as well as remarks on this MSU football season being a "failure." Alex sparks up some debate with comments on the student section (yes, again) leaving early. Later, Al then talks Detroit Lions. Are fans are now sipping the Kool-Aid after yesterday's win over the Miami Dolphins? "Weekend Winners" then close the show out. 


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