Daily Bernie: Dec. 7 – Is Fowler Sour On Being a Cardinal?; Schwartz More Important Than Tarasenko?

The latest Cardinals hot stove rumor is Dexter Fowler may not want to play in St. Louis. MLB’s winter meetings have also produced speculation that squirrels’ preferred nesting place will become gutters over trees.

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Jaden Scwhartz logged three points (1 goal, 2 assists) in Tuesday’s win over Montreal.

Jen Langosch discusses the Fowler rumor with Bernie, and shares that 90 percent of the current Twitter baseball rumors are complete hooey.

Your host and producer Travis Green also cover the latest Blues victory, alongside chats with ESPN’s Tim Kurkjian and John Clayton.

7AM Hour

Cubs Close in on Davis; Heat Turns Up on Mozeliak

The Cubs and Royals are reportedly nearing a deal which would send outfielder Jorge Soler to Kansas City for closer Wade Davis.

The Cardinals have to be aggressive. They are dealing with a formidable northern opponent and are in a favorable payroll and trade-chip position for the first time in a while. They need to seize the day.

To Tell the Truth: Wednesday Edition

Bernie dispenses with hot takes and false sports narratives and hits you with some truth: It’s “put up, or shut up” time for Robert Griffin III.

Also, Jerry Jones needs to shut his mouth and quit bringing Tony Romo’s name to light.

Travis Green’s Three Blues Takeaways

Is Jaden Schwartz more valuable to these Blues than Vladimir Tarasenko? Bernie and Travis discuss this and other takeaways this segment.

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8AM Hour

Interview w/ MLB.com Cardinals Beat Writer and 101ESPN Insider – Jen Langosch

Jen joins to talk Kolten Wong’s standing with the Cardinals, things overheard at the Winter Meetings, and rumors Dexter Fowler doesn’t want to play for the Cardinals.

“I know there has been some rumors swirling around about whether Dexter Fowler wants to play in St. Louis…I don’t know if any of that actually has any legs to stand on.”

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Who Are This Season’s NFL MVP Candidates?

2016 is shaping up to have the weirdest, closest MVP race in recent history. Dallas rookies Dak Prescott and Ezekiel Elliott are both contenders, but can they overcome a potential split vote and their dominant offensive line?

Derek Carr is also in the discussion, but does his season merit as much? What about Tom Brady?

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9AM Hour

Interview w/ ESPN Senior MLB Writer and Baseball Tonight Analyst – Tim Kurkjian

Kurkjian discusses the White Sox-Red Sox Chris Sale deal, the Cubs-Royals deal for Wade Davis, and the Cardinals’ offseason approach.

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Cardinals: “We Believe in Kolten Wong”

We generally hear this line about once a year. Wong signed a five-year, $25.5 million contract in March, but has yet to piece together six consecutive productive months.

The fact Wong is athletic and 26-years-old has other clubs interested, but the Cards are counting on shoring up the infield defense on his back. Are the Birds ready to stick with him should he face another cold spell?

Interview w/ ESPN Senior NFL Writer – John Clayton

The Professor joins to talk the Seahawks and Earl Thomas’ injury, the AFC South, and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

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