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Wickett's World - NFL Odds: week 8
Going into week 8, here are the latest NFL odds from Bovada.com: The Packers now rank 2nd in the NFL at 8-1 to win the Superbowl. Denver is 5-2. Dallas is 9-1. The Packers are 3-1 to win the NFC. Seattle is 4-1. Dallas is 5-1. The Packers...
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Wickett's World - Top 3/Bottom 3 - week 8
Each week, Chuck & I do a segment at 9am called "Top 3/Bottom 3" where we rank the 3 BEST NFL teams and the 3 WORST NFL teams. We also rank the Green Bay Packers 1-32... Here are the rankings AFTER week 7: Top 3: Chuck 1 Denver 2 Dallas 3...
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Week 7 Results
Ramie - Sea QB Russell Wilson - 37.12 pts Leroy - Chi RB Matt Forte - 28.90 pts Gary - Den QB Peyton Manning - 28.62 pts Listener (Jose) - Packers QB Aaron Rodgers - 24.30 pts Sparky - Ind QB Andrew Luck - 20.26 pts Season Standings Ramie - 54...
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Wickett's World - Top 3/Bottom 3 - week 7
Each week, Chuck & I do a segment at 9am called "Top 3/Bottom 3" where we rank the 3 BEST NFL teams and the 3 WORST NFL teams. We also rank the Green Bay Packers 1- 32... Here are the rankings AFTER week 6: Top 3: Chuck 1 San Diego 2...
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Week 6 Results
Ramie - Chi RB Matt Forte - 37.70 pts Gary - Packers QB Aaron Rodgers - 25.96 pts Sparky - SD QB Phillip Rivers - 25.82 pts Leroy - Atl WR Julio Jones - 10.90 pts Listener (Josh, Hales Corners) - GB RB Eddie Lacy - 4.00 pts Season Standings Ramie...
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Wickett's World - FINALLY!! Money May VS Pac Man..but wait...
a rare boxing blog... I'll make this short. First of all, I'm not a Floyd Mayweather fan. I respect him for what he is - an incredible tactician and a tremendous defensive boxer. His record is impressive at 47-0. But is he one of the great...
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No Quarterback.. Big Problem
The giant sized elephant in the room every week at Badger coach Gary Anderson's post game press conferences is his team's big hole at the quarterback spot. Its a mystery how a consistant Top 25 football program can be going thru this weekly drama...
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Week 5 Results
Ramie - Chi RB Matt Forte - 32.60 pts Listener (Dave, West Allis) - Dal RB DeMarco Murray - 23.20 pts Gary - NO QB Drew Brees - 19.74 pts Sparky - Packers QB Aaron Rodgers - 18.24 pts Leroy - NYG QB Eli Manning - 15.70 pts Season Standings Ramie...
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Wickett's World - MLB Playoff Picks
Now that the wild card games are over and we can get to the Divisional series' rounds of the Major League Baseball Playoffs, I thought I'd offer my predictions out there. Note: I picked Oakland and San Francisco in the WC games so I'm officially...
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Thank YOU!
It's funny how time flies when you're having fun. To think back to January of 2005 when we launched a sports talk station on AM1250 and mostly everybody in the business thought we were crazy thinking that a second sports talk station could make it in...
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About Mike McGivern

Coach McGivern has been WSSP’s High School Insider for the last four years. Born and raised in Milwaukee, he attended Messmer H.S. and UW-Milwaukee. He has a wealth of prep coaching experience, including stops as a basketball coach at Whitefish Bay Dominican and Calvary Baptist. After 33 years with the clipboard Mike has retired from coaching to watch his son play at Maranatha Baptist Bible College.

About Joe Koch:

Joe Koch graduated from Catholic Memorial in 1977 and earned his BS from the University of Arizona. In 1989 Koch became the Head Coach at Dominican HS; a program that did not have a winning season in 33 years. 

Koch took over an Oak Creek program that finished last in the conference the previous 7 years and led them to 116 wins 8 conference championships, two state semi-finals and two state championship runner-ups. 

In 2007 Joe became the Offensive Coordinator at Catholic Memorial under HOF Coach Bill Young and then 2009 accepted the challenge to turn around his third program at Pius XI High School.  In only his second year Joe led Pius to the playoffs.

2011+2012 Koch coached at Brookfield Central as the Offensive Coordinator. 
2013 has taken over as the Head coach at Greenfield HS

In 19 years as Head Coach, his teams have had 145 Wins and just 60 losses.


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This week's Athlete of the Week: Matt Braatz from Greenfield HS

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