Ferrall On The Bench

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Scott Ferrall takes listeners through the day’s headlines and most talked about topics in sports, generates spirited discussions with callers, and conducts captivating interviews with guests.

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    Gerrit Cole Pirates
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    December 13, 2019 - 10:28 am
    Gerrit Cole signed a record nine-year $324 million deal with the New York Yankees this week, a deal that left many Pittsburgh Pirates fans, including CBS Sports Radio host Scott Ferrall, in disbelief . After all, the Pirates drafted Cole in 2011, and Cole spent the first five years of his career in...
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    Justin Herbert Oregon
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    December 12, 2019 - 10:04 am
    When Justin Herbert elected to return to Oregon for his senior season, he did so to lead the Ducks to the College Football Playoff and a national championship. While he fell short of those goals, he did lead No. 6 Oregon to an 11-2 record and a Pac-12 championship. He also solidified his status as...
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    Gerrit Cole Astros
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    December 11, 2019 - 8:33 am
    Gerrit Cole signed a record nine-year, $324 million deal with the New York Yankees on Tuesday. The deal includes a no-trade clause, a five-year opt-out, and eclipses Stephen Strasburg’s Monday deal for total money and average annual salary ($36 million). A California native, Cole could have gone...
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    Omar Epps
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    December 05, 2019 - 8:48 am
    Actor Omar Epps dropped by CBS Sports Radio to discuss his career, his sports fandom, and his new movie, 3022 , among other topics. “It’s pretty intense, but I think it’s a great film,” Epps said on Ferrall on the Bench, referring to the new sci-fi flick. “It touches on these big, human questions...
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    October 27, 2019; Santa Clara, CA, USA; Carolina Panthers head coach Ron Rivera during the third quarter against the San Francisco 49ers at Levi's Stadium.
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    December 04, 2019 - 10:20 am
    Ron Rivera's nearly decade-long stint with the Carolina Panthers abruptly ended Tuesday afternoon. Panthers owner David Tepper announced the team parted ways with the 57-year-old head coach after Carolina suffered its fourth consecutive loss — the fifth loss in the last six weeks. Perry Fewell was...
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    Ryan Tannehill Titans
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    December 03, 2019 - 10:41 am
    Maybe you knew that Ryan Tannehill had become the starting quarterback of the Tennessee Titans. And maybe you knew that he had a couple of nice moments here and there over the last month. But did you know that he’s 5-1 as a starter this year? “He’s been doing great, especially when the Titans get...
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    Deontay Wilder Luis Ortiz
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    November 22, 2019 - 8:48 am
    Freddie Roach dropped by CBS Sports Radio’s Ferrall on the Bench to discuss a variety of boxing topics, including Saturday’s rematch between Deontay Wilder (41-0-1, 40 KOs) and Luis Ortiz (31-1, 26 KOs). Wilder beat Ortiz in March 2018, but Ortiz looks like he’s in the best shape of his life. “He...
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    James Franklin Penn State
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    November 21, 2019 - 8:41 am
    No. 2 Ohio State (10-0) will host No. 8 Penn State (9-1) in Columbus on Saturday, with the Big Ten East and a trip to Indianapolis on the line. The last three games between these programs have been absolute thrillers. In fact, those three games were decided by a total five points, and each of the...
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    Deontay Wilder
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    November 15, 2019 - 10:58 am
    Boxing legend Bernard Hopkins dropped by CBS Sports Radio to discuss Deontay Wilder’s upcoming fight with Luis Ortiz at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Nov. 23, among other topics. Wilder beat Ortiz in March 2018, scoring a TKO in the 10th round. Hopkins doesn’t think the rematch will last...
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    George Foreman Boxing
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    November 14, 2019 - 8:09 am
    Much of the NBA chatter this offseason centered on a handful of teams: mainly the Lakers, Clippers, and Rockets. Well, the Jazz (8-3) have the second-best record in a crowded Western Conference, and it’s easy to see why. “You’ve got the league’s best defense – or (a defense in) that top three again...
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