Sports betting expert Chad Millman called in to reminisce wistfully about the ’85 Bears and share his thoughts on when the Bears might actually be competitive again, plus talked about the latest Super Bowl odds, prop bets, and the prospects of national legal sports betting in the NFL and NBA.Follow @bigwakeupcall
Rick McDaniel is a motivational speaker and the author of several books, the latest of which is “Comeback: Overcoming the Setbacks In Your Life.” Rick explained how the comebacks of the Patriots in the Super Bowl and the Cubs in the World Series can give us lessons on how to overcome setbacks in our own lives and prepare for our triumphant comeback.Follow @bigwakeupcall
We had a fun chat with Adweek’s Michael Burgi on the best and worst Super Bowl LI commercials, including the “controversial” political ads, odd celebrity spokespeople, who actually owns an Alfa Romeo, and why I should want to fly to Turkey with Morgan Freeman.Follow @bigwakeupcall
Jim Koch is the founder of the Boston Beer Company and brewer of Samuel Adams beers. We chatted about the perfect beer pairing with pizza & wings, how Chicago & Boston had a difficult sports century before recent success, and why we should all unite behind the Patriots.
Supermodel Ellie Gonsalves will be featured in Super Bowl (I’m sorry – the Contest of Helmets and Strategy) for Yellowtail wine. We talked about filming the commercial with a Kangaroo DJ, her tips on partying like a supermodel, and spending Christmas day on the beach with The Wiggles.Follow @bigwakeupcall