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Best of 670 The Score

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670 The Score is Chicago's radio home for the Cubs and Bulls. This Best of the Score section brings listeners the best interviews, segments, bits and highlights of the station's many shows, including Mully & Haugh, Dan Bernstein, Laurence Holmes, Danny Parkins, Joe Ostrowski and more. Follow the Score on Twitter​ @670TheScore.

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Bears Pregame: Inactives list & it's prediction time (Hour 3)

October 24, 2021 20:36 - 1 hour - 59.5 MB

In the extended final hour, Mike Mulligan and Olin Kreutz shared the inactives list for the Bears-Buccaneers matchup. Later, Mulligan and Kreutz shared their predictions for the game -- and also received one from Score teammate Patrick Mannelly, who sent his in by text as he was out ill. The pregame show is presented by BetRivers, the official Sportsbook of the Chicago Bears. Download the BetRivers app today.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Bears Pregame: Kreutz responds to Rodgers, Pompei wants Bears to open it up for Fields (Hour 2)

October 24, 2021 19:15 - 46 minutes - 42.7 MB

In the second hour of the Bears pregame show, Mike Mulligan and Olin Kreutz revisited a topic from the past week. Kreutz responded to Packers star quarterback Aaron Rodgers as their war of words played out following Rodgers screaming "I still own you" at Bears fans last Sunday. Later, Dan Pompei of the Athletic joined the show to discuss how he expects the Bears to use rookie quarterback Justin Fields against the Buccaneers on Sunday. The pregame show is presented by BetRivers, the official s...

Bears Pregame: Tom Krasniqi explains why Bucs' rush defense is so good (Hour 1)

October 24, 2021 18:19 - 49 minutes - 45.5 MB

Mike Mulligan and Olin Kreutz opened their Bears pregame show by reacting to Chicago offensive tackle Elijah Wilkinson landing on the reserve/COVID-19 list, which will sideline him at Tampa Bay on Sunday. How big of a blow is that for the Bears? Later, Tom Krasniqi  of 620 WDAE joined the show to preview the Bears-Buccaneers matchup and to explain why Tampa Bay's run defense is so good. The pregame show is presented by Bet Rivers, the official sportsbook of the Chicago Bears. Download the Bet...

Bears Post-Postgame: Reaction to loss to Packers

October 18, 2021 02:15 - 55 minutes - 50.4 MB

In the post-postgame show, Anthony Herron and Olin Kreutz broke down the Bears' 24-14 loss to the Packers on Sunday afternoon. They also listened and reacted to postgame comments from Bears coach Matt Nagy and quarterback Justin Fields. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Bears Postgame: Listeners react to loss (Hour 2)

October 18, 2021 01:50 - 1 hour - 57.8 MB

In the final hour of the postgame show, Mike Mulligan and Patrick Mannelly opened up the phone lines for listeners to react to the Bears' 24-14 loss to the Packers on Sunday afternoon. The Bears postgame show on 670 The Score is sponsored by MaleMedChicago.com, where a full head of hair scores every time. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Bears Postgame: Bears lose 24-14 to Packers (Hour 1)

October 18, 2021 01:11 - 42 minutes - 38.7 MB

Mike Mulligan and Patrick Mannelly opened their postgame show by reacting to the Bears' 24-14 loss to the Packers on Sunday afternoon. The Bears postgame show on 670 The Score is sponsored by MaleMedChicago.com, where a full head of hair scores every time. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Bears Pregame: Dan Pompei interview (Hour 3)

October 17, 2021 17:03 - 41 minutes - 38.1 MB

In the final hour of the Bears pregame show, Mike Mulligan, Olin Kreutz, and Patrick Mannelly discussed Chicago's banged-up offensive line. Dan Pompei of the Athletic then joined the show to discuss if this will be Packers star quarterback Aaron Rodgers' last game at Soldier Field as a member of the Green Bay organization. Later, Mulligan, Kreutz and Mannelly shared their predictions for the Bears-Packers matchup. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Bears Pregame: Mark Grote interview (Hour 2)

October 17, 2021 16:13 - 41 minutes - 38.2 MB

In the second hour of the Bears pregame show, Mike Mulligan, Olin Kreutz and Patrick Mannelly discussed how Chicago can slow down Green Bay star receiver Davante Adams. After that, WBBM sideline reporter Mark Grote joined the show to share the inactives list. Later, Kreutz and Mannelly shared their thoughts on Packers coach Matt LaFleur's work and leadership. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Bears Pregame: Andy Herman interview (Hour 1)

October 17, 2021 16:10 - 45 minutes - 41.8 MB

Mike Mulligan, Olin Kreutz and Patrick Mannelly opened the Bears pregame show by previewing the matchup against the Green Bay Packers on Sunday afternoon. After that, Pack A Day Podcast host Andy Herman joined the show to explain how the Packers have built their defense after the departure of former coordinator Mike Pettine, who's now a Bears assistant. Later, Mulligan, Kreutz and Mannelly discussed the importance of the Bears having Pettine on their staff. See omnystudio.com/listener for pr...

Score Values: Steve Bernas interview

October 16, 2021 01:19 - 21 minutes - 19.4 MB

On Score Values, Sean Anderson was joined by Steve Bernas, the president and CEO of the Better Business Bureau, to discuss the latest consumer alerts that all consumers should be monitoring. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Steve Stone reacts to White Sox's elimination from ALDS

October 15, 2021 15:08 - 22 minutes - 20.2 MB

Laurence Holmes was joined by NBC Sports Chicago analyst Steve Stone to discuss what went wrong for the White Sox as they were eliminated by the Astros in the American League Division Series. Stone didn't hold back in his criticism of how the team played in the regular season and playoffs. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Score Values: Elliot Richardson interview

October 14, 2021 02:07 - 16 minutes - 15 MB

On Score Values, Sean Anderson was joined by Elliot Richardson, the president of the Small Business Advocacy Council, which just received a grant from the Searle Funds at The Chicago Community Trust to bring life back to Chicago's vacant commercial strips. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Bears pregame: Dan Pompei interview, predictions (Hour 3)

October 10, 2021 20:19 - 39 minutes - 36.4 MB

In the final hour, Mike Mulligan, Olin Kreutz and Patrick Mannelly were joined by Dan Pompei of the Athletic to preview the Bears-Raiders matchup Sunday afternoon. Later, the crew shared its predictions for the game. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Bears Pregame: Matt Forte, Mark Grote interviews (Hour 2)

October 10, 2021 19:31 - 50 minutes - 46.5 MB

In the second hour, Mike Mulligan, Olin Kreutz and Patrick Mannelly were joined by former Bears running back Matt Forte to discuss Chicago running back David Montgomery's skills and what he thinks of the team this season. Later, WBBM sideline reporter Mark Grote joined the show to share the inactives list for the Bears-Raiders matchup Sunday afternoon. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

2021 Chicago Marathon show

October 10, 2021 19:16 - 3 hours - 220 MB

670 The Score provided in-depth coverage of the 43rd running of the Chicago Marathon on Sunday. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Bears Pregame: Vic Tafur interview (Hour 1)

October 10, 2021 19:11 - 43 minutes - 39.6 MB

On the Bears pregame show, Mike Mulligan, Olin Kreutz and Patrick Mannelly started by previewing Chicago's game at the Las Vegas Raiders on Sunday afternoon. Later, Vic Tafur of the Athletic joined the show to discuss how the Raiders have reacted to the revelation of coach Jon Gruden using racist language in an email that he sent 10 years ago. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Steve Edwards on Bears players reading the media

October 09, 2021 22:16 - 16 minutes - 14.9 MB

Former Bears Steve Edwards joined Danny and Matt to talk about if Bears players pay attention to the media and talks "the MJ of the O-Line" Olin Kreutz.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Steve Edwards on Bears players paying attention to media

October 09, 2021 22:16 - 16 minutes - 14.9 MB

Danny Parkins and Matt Spiegel were joined by former Bears offensive lineman Steve Edwards to discuss whether players pay attention to the media and to explain how former teammate Olin Kreutz was "the MJ of the O-line." See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Bank of America Chicago Marathon preview show, Ep. 3

October 09, 2021 13:35 - 1 hour - 56.3 MB

This is the third installment in a series of weekly shows previewing the 2021 Chicago Marathon, which will be held Sunday. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Carey Pinkowski previews Bank of America Chicago Marathon

October 07, 2021 17:23 - 9 minutes - 8.74 MB

Dan Bernstein and Leila Rahimi were joined by Bank of America Chicago Marathon executive director Carey Pinkowski to discuss the event, which 670 The Score will broadcast beginning at 7 a.m. this coming Sunday. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Bears Pregame: Jimbo Covert interview (Hour 3)

October 03, 2021 18:47 - 39 minutes - 36 MB

In the final hour, Mike Mulligan, Olin Kreutz and Patrick Mannelly were joined by Bears great and Hall of Fame offensive lineman Jimbo Covert to discuss his career. He also shared what he thinks about this current Bears team. Later, Mulligan, Kreutz and Mannelly shared their picks for the Bears-Lions matchup. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Bears Pregame: Dave Birkett interview (Hour 1)

October 03, 2021 18:44 - 46 minutes - 42.1 MB

On the Bears pregame show, Mike Mulligan, Olin Kreutz and Patrick Mannelly got rolling by reflecting on Chicago's ugly 26-6 loss at Cleveland last week. Later, Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press joined the show to share a scouting report on the Lions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Chicago Marathon preview show, Ep. 2

October 02, 2021 13:41 - 1 hour - 56.1 MB

This is the second installment in a series of weekly shows previewing the 2021 Chicago Marathon. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Bears signing purchase agreement for Arlington Park

September 29, 2021 14:42 - 17 minutes - 16.5 MB

Mike Mulligan and David Haugh were joined by Chicago mayor Lori Lightfoot to discuss the Bears signing an agreement to purchase 326-acre Arlington Park in northwest suburban Arlington Heights. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Sage Rosenfels on Matt Nagy's inept offense

September 28, 2021 17:59 - 18 minutes - 17.3 MB

Dan Bernstein and Leila Rahimi welcomed on former NFL quarterback Sage Rosenfels to analyze Bears coach Matt Nagy's offensive system and explain its flaws. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Bears Pregame: Todd Haley interview (Hour 3)

September 26, 2021 23:03 - 42 minutes - 38.9 MB

In the final hour of the pregame show, Mike Mulligan, Olin Kreutz and Patrick Mannelly had a conversation with former Bears receivers coach and former Chiefs head coach Todd Haley about the need to tailor your offense to your players' strengths. Later, Mulligan, Kreutz and Mannelly shared their picks for the Bears-Browns matchup. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Bears Pregame: Todd Haley Interview Hour 3)

September 26, 2021 23:03 - 42 minutes - 38.9 MB

The final hour of The Score's pregame show with Mike Mulligan, Olin Kreutz and Patrick Mannelly features a conversation with former Bears receivers coach Todd Haley about the need to adjust offenses for the players you have. The guys also give their picks for Bears-Browns. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Down The Line With Cody Decker: It's So Hard To Say Goodbye

September 26, 2021 18:32 - 36 minutes - 33.2 MB

It's our final show of the season and Cody Decker wants to go out with a bang as he gives out his betting lines and recap his yesterday's one. Cody also gives his Cy Young and MVP picks for the AL and NL. Finally, Cody gives his World Series picks. Down The Line with Cody Decker is presented by Circa Resort and Casino, See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Down the Line with Cody Decker: It's so hard to say goodbye

September 26, 2021 18:32 - 36 minutes - 33.2 MB

In our final Down the Line show of the MLB season, Cody Decker wanted to go out with a bang. He started by sharing his favorite betting lines and recapping his Saturday card. After that, he shared his Cy Young and MVP picks for both leagues. Finally, Decker gave his World Series picks. Down The Line with Cody Decker is presented by Circa Resort and Casino. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Bears Pregame: Dan Pompei, Mark Grote interviews (Hour 2)

September 26, 2021 16:25 - 42 minutes - 39.1 MB

In the second hour of the Bears pregame show, Mike Mulligan, Olin Kreutz and Patrick Mannelly were joined by Dan Pompei of the Athletic to discuss what to expect out of Chicago rookie quarterback Justin Fields in his first NFL start Sunday. Later, WBBM sideline reporter Mark Grote joined the show to share the inactive list for the Bears-Browns matchup. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Bears Pregame: Happy Justin Fields day, Daryl Ruiter interview (Hour 1)

September 26, 2021 15:48 - 46 minutes - 42.2 MB

On the Bears pregame show, Mike Mulligan, Olin Kreutz and Patrick Mannelly got rolling by sharing what they expect to see from Chicago rookie quarterback Justin Fields in his first NFL start Sunday. Later, Daryl Ruiter of 92.3 The Fan in Cleveland joined the show to share a close look at the Browns. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Chicago Marathon preview show

September 25, 2021 17:23 - 1 hour - 55.2 MB

This is the first in a series of weekly shows previewing the 2021 Chicago Marathon. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Scorecard: Ryder Cup talk

September 25, 2021 12:23 - 43 minutes - 40 MB

In the final edition of the Scorecard for the season, Barry Cronin and Mike Esposito were joined by Illinois Golf Hall of Fame member Len Ziehm to discuss the Ryder Cup. Later, they welcomed on Chip Beck, who played on Ryder Cup teams in 1989, 1991 and 1993. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Courtney Fong on receiving & returning Roquan Smith's pick-6 ball

September 23, 2021 17:26 - 10 minutes - 9.3 MB

Dan Bernstein and Leila Rahimi were joined by Bears fan Courtney Fong, who was kind enough to return the football that linebacker Roquan Smith tossed to him in the Soldier Field stands after returning an interception for a touchdown in Chicago's win against Cincinnati on Sunday. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Joe Montana on Notre Dame-Wisconsin, rookie QBs in NFL

September 23, 2021 17:23 - 15 minutes - 14.6 MB

Mike Mulligan and David Haugh were joined by Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Montana to preview the Notre Dame-Wisconsin game Saturday and to discuss the latest NFL storylines. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Score Values: Maggie Goldberg interview

September 21, 2021 21:30 - 11 minutes - 10.6 MB

On Score Values, Sean Anderson was joined by Maggie Goldberg, the new president and CEO of the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation, which will be hosting an event in Chicago on Sept. 24. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Herron & Kreutz: Reaction to Bears' win over Bengals (full show)

September 20, 2021 00:56 - 59 minutes - 54.2 MB

Anthony Herron and Olin Kreutz reacted to the Bears' 20-17 win against the Bengals at Soldier Field on Sunday afternoon and answered listeners' questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Bears Pregame: Dan Pompei interview, predictions (Hour 3)

September 19, 2021 22:45 - 40 minutes - 37.1 MB

In the final hour the Score pregame show, Mike Mulligan, Olin Kreutz and Patrick Mannelly were joined by Dan Pompei of the Athletic to discuss what he expects to see from the Bears in their matchup against the Bengals on Sunday afternoon. Later, the guys shared their predictions for the game. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Bears Pregame: Gary Fencik, Mark Grote interviews (Hour 2)

September 19, 2021 16:30 - 43 minutes - 39.8 MB

In the second hour of the Score pregame show, Mike Mulligan, Olin Kreutz and Patrick Mannelly were joined by former Bears safety Gary Fencik to discuss how the game has changed since his playing days. Later, WBBM sideline reporter Mark Grote joined the show to discuss the inactives list for the Bears-Bengals game Sunday. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Bears Pregame: Lack of big plays against Rams, Geoff Hobson interview (Hour 1)

September 19, 2021 16:27 - 46 minutes - 43 MB

Our Bears pregame show with Mike Mulligan, Olin Kreutz and Patrick Mannelly opened with the crew taking a look back at Chicago's lack of explosive plays in a 34-14 loss at the Los Angeles Rams in the season opener last week. Later, Geoff Hobson of Bengals.com joined the show to preview the Bears-Bengals game Sunday. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Scorecard: Steve Skinner, Ron Green Jr. interviews (Hour 2)

September 18, 2021 13:05 - 42 minutes - 38.5 MB

In the second hour of the Scorecard, Barry Cronin and Mike Esposito were joined by Kemper Sports CEO Steve Skinner, who discussed the golf world since the pandemic started. Later, Ron Green Jr. of the Global Golf Post joined the show to preview the Ryder Cup next weekend. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Scorecard: PGA in Napa Valley, Don Pieper interview (Hour 1)

September 18, 2021 12:42 - 45 minutes - 41.4 MB

Barry Cronin and Mike Esposito opened the Scorecard by reacting to the PGA Tour action at the Fortinet Championship at the Silverado Resort in Napa Valley. Later, Merit Club head pro Don Pieper joined the show for a conversation. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Bears Postgame: Breaking down Bears' ugly loss to Rams (Hour 2)

September 13, 2021 05:00 - 36 minutes - 33.6 MB

In the second hour of the postgame show, Mike Mulligan and Patrick Mannelly continued to break down the Bears' 34-14 loss to the Rams on Sunday in their season opener and took more reactions from callers. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Bears Postgame: Bears lose 34-14 to Rams (Hour 1)

September 13, 2021 04:56 - 39 minutes - 36.1 MB

In the postgame show, Mike Mulligan and Patrick Mannelly broke down the Bears' 34-14 loss to the Rams on Sunday in their season opener and took calls from listeners. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Bears Pregame: Predictions against Rams

September 13, 2021 00:59 - 17 minutes - 15.7 MB

In the final segment of the Bears pregame show, Mike Mulligan and Patrick Mannelly shared their final thoughts and predictions after Olin Kreutz left for his duties at NBC Sports Chicago. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Bears Pregame: Mark Grote, Dan Pompei interviews (Hour 2)

September 13, 2021 00:59 - 45 minutes - 41.2 MB

In the second hour, Mike Mulligan, Olin Kreutz and Patrick Mannelly welcomed on WBBM sideline reporter Mark Grote to preview the Bears-Rams matchup and to share the inactives list. Later, Dan Pompei of the Athletic joined the show to offer his thoughts on the matchup. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Bears Pregame: Prepping for Rams, offensive line concerns (Hour 1)

September 13, 2021 00:55 - 44 minutes - 40.8 MB

In the first hour of the Bears pregame show, Mike Mulligan, Olin Kreutz and Patrick Mannelly examined the matchup against the Rams on Sunday night. They also discussed how the Bears didn't invest in their offensive line as much as they should've, putting themselves in a precarious position. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Scorecard: Ken Griffin, Gary D'Amato interviews (Hour 2)

September 11, 2021 13:20 - 39 minutes - 36.4 MB

In the second hour of the Scorecard, Barry Cronin and Mike Esposito were joined by Boyne USA marketing director Ken Griffin to discuss last-chance getaways for the summer. Later, Wisconsin.golf senior writer Gary D'Amato joined the show to preview the Ryder Cup. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Scorecard: Barry's daughter's wedding, Jamie Fischer interview (Hour 1)

September 11, 2021 12:09 - 47 minutes - 43.4 MB

Barry Cronin and Mike Esposito opened the Scorecard by reacting to Team USA making six captain's picks for the Ryder Cup. After that, Cronin recapped his daughter's wedding, which was at the American Club. Later, Conway Farms Golf Club director of instruction Jamie Fischer joined the show for a conversation. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Values: Shannon Waldron Interview

September 04, 2021 17:27 - 25 minutes - 23.2 MB

On Score Values, Sean Anderson interviewed the Marketing Director of The Douglass 18, a new mini golf course that opened in August at 1401 S. Sacramento Drive, Chicago, IL, 60623. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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