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The Bearcats Sports Radio Hot Minute

The Bearcats Sports Radio Hot Minute

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We’ll discuss University of Cincinnati Bearcats Athletics, items of intrigue in the world of sports, and provide listeners with some of the popular gossip they crave.
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Episode 04: The OC and the OL

The Bearcats Sports Radio Hot Minute

Episode 04: The OC and the OL

The Bearcats Sports Radio Hot Minute

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Coach John Brannen's Contract (with Justin Williams and Nick Ziepfel)
In this episode we discuss the University of Cincinnati's looming termination of Head Basketball Coach John Brannen. We discuss the "for cause" termination provisions, process, and what Bearcat fans can expect in the coming days.
April 8, 2021
Episode 019 - Ryan Koslen Talks All Things Sports Information and His Decade at UC
In this episode, I interview Ryan Koslen. He talks about his journey to UC, experiences with football coaching transitions and different athletic directors. In addition, Grant Patrick talks about his favorite color.
March 27, 2020
Episode 018 - My Favorite College Football Coach Luke Fickell
In this episode I sit down with Coach Luke Fickell, the HEAD FOOTBALL COACH FOR THE UNIVERSITY OF CINCINNATI BEARCATS
March 24, 2020
Episode 017 - Tommy G Talks Bearcats & FC Cincinnati
In this episode, I sit down with Tommy G to discuss his many experiences at the University of Cincinnati, which lasted over a decade, and his business venture with 4th Floor Creative and FC Cincinnati.
March 19, 2020
Episode 016 - University of Cincinnati Athletic Director John Cunningham
In this interview with John Cunningham (J.D.), we discuss: His journey to the Queen City; The adjustment to Cincinnati's tropical climate; and How it felt to learn that Luke Fickell was going to remain the head football coach of the University of Cincinnati Bearcats. For more, visit online at or Much love, B. Fox
February 14, 2020
Episode 015 - Chad Brendel and 13 Years of Bearcats Sports
In this episode, Chad Brendel discusses UC athletic directors, football coaches, basketball coaches, the growth of Bearcat Journal, his special connections to Mick Cronin and John Brannen, Luke Fickell's assistant coaches (Gino Guidugli, Brian Mason, Marcus Freeman, Mike Denbrock, Ron Crook, and others) and the changes in sports media, in general. For more from Chad Brendel, please visit or follow him on Twitter - Thanks for listening! 
November 28, 2019
Episode 014 - The Bedraggled Professor and Nick Colosimo
This episode features a number of, hopefully, interesting topics/discussions about the University of Cincinnati Bearcats, including: Thoughts from Ben Horowitz's new book, "What You Do Is Who You Are." (7:12) Bearcats football players and coaches who have been named to different watchlists, in addition to Josiah Deguara's appearance in the Reese's Senior Bowl. (12:34) Premier segment of "Glue Guys & Gals" in which Kelsey Sharkey's contributions are discussed. A discussion with Nick Colosimo, who is currently providing Bearcats football video content but will be transitioning to work for the University of Kentucky. (19:12) You should know where to find us (;  If you'd like to learn more about Nick's work, check out or follow him at  For Kelsey's work, visit or follow her at  For the fuller story of their representative work, you can also check Thanks for listening!
November 23, 2019
Episode 013 - Temple, Justin Williams' Autobiography, and #JarronGate2K19
Episode 013 was fun to record.  If it's also fun to listen to, that'd be nice, as well.  Here are the highlights... B. Fox shares a poem around the four minute mark. Justin Williams, writer for, shares his journalism experiences around the seven minute mark and thereafter. Around the thirty-five minute mark, we settle into a rhythm discussing Bearcats athletics. We finally give short shrift to UC Basketball at the sixty-five minute mark; we discussed Jarron Cumberland's role with the team going forward. For more, including the recently published article - Cheers to the Unshakables - visit, or follow on Twitter at
November 21, 2019
Episode 012 - Family Meeting
In this episode, we discuss... Luke Fickell's Bearcats and their upcoming journey to South Florida; John Brannen's Bearcats and their start to this basketball season; and The Athletic Director departure and some candidates on the horizon. Thanks for listening, friends.  I appreciate you. -B. Fox
November 12, 2019
Episode 011 - We Have Left the Bohn Zone
University of Cincinnati Athletic Director Mike Bohn is expected to be announced as the next athletic director at the University of Southern California.  In this episode, I discuss Mike Bohn's accomplishments, Luke Fickell, Urban Meyer, and what's ahead for the Bearcats.
November 2, 2019
Episode 010 - Part Uno - The Preamble (NCAA Dollar Bills & UC Football Items)
In this episode, B. Fox gets some things off his chest by sharing some takeaways from the NCAA’s audited financials and he and Andy, Esquire discuss the football program going forward. The lengthy interview with Spencer Tuckerman of Oh Varsity! acclaim will be released as Part Dos of Episode 010.
November 1, 2019
Episode 09 - Fick’s Plans, Justin, and OL Morgan James
In this episode, you’ll hear a discussion between B. Fox and OL Morgan James, B. Fox and Justin Williams of The Athletic (with cameos from Scott Googins - UC’s baseball coach and C. Trent Rosecrans - baseball writer for The Athletic), and you’ll hear from Coach Luke Fickell at the podium this week. For more, head to, or
October 17, 2019
Episode 08 - UCF Lurks...Black Turf Trolls
In this episode, we preview the nationally-televised UCF game, Midnight Madness, and the upcoming Bearcats basketball season.
October 3, 2019
Episode 07 - Vinny & The Metz
In this podcast, I sit down with OL Vincent McConnell and Lorenz Metz to discuss the season thus far.
September 28, 2019
Episode 06 - Mo, Keenan, Justin, & an Ohio State
In this episode, we preview and discuss the Ohio State game, debate when and whether Luke Fickell will leave for a new coaching opportunity, and whether Athletic Director Mike Bohn is most likely to plant the UC flag on the 50 yard line of the Shoe.
September 6, 2019
Episode 05 - Tickets, Tickets, Tickets...and Andy
In this episode, we discuss the upcoming UCLA game, ticket sales, and what the Bearcats Athletics Team is doing to optimize fan experiences
August 27, 2019
Episode 04: The OC and the OL
In this episode, we talk with UC’s Offensive Coordinator, Mike Denbrock, and OL Alex Heil.
August 22, 2019
Episode 03 — Folsom Josiah News
In this episode, B. Fox sits down with TE Josiah Deguara to talk about growing up Folsom and the upcoming season.
August 19, 2019
Episode 02: Gino & Ben
This episode contains interviews with Quarterbacks Coach Gino Guidugli and QB Ben Bryant. For more, check us out online at or
August 15, 2019
The Maiden Voyage of "The BSR Hot Minute Pod"
In this first episode, B. Fox discusses the following: A general description of the podcast; Why he likes the community of Cincy and all lovers of Bearcats; The Article he authored on about QB Jake Sopko; and His forthcoming appearance on ABC's/WCPO's Sports of All Sorts (with Keenan Singleton). For more from Bearcats Sports Radio, head to the world wide web, Twitter (@BearcatsRadio), Instagram, or Facebook. Thanks, friends.  Go Bearcats!
August 9, 2019