The Bernie Miklasz Show – March 24, 2020 – 2020 Olympics postponed, Ta’amu signs with the Chiefs & Mike Claiborne on life as a St. Louis sports fan and broadcaster

7am Hour

7:00 “Morning Caffeine Rush” – Bernie gives his thoughts on USA Today’s report that the 2020 Olympics are going to be postponed, just minutes before news breaks that the postponement has become official.

7:15 Jordan Ta’amu signs with the Kansas City Chiefs, and it looks like the XFL can be a viable breeding ground for young quarterbacks to get another shot at the NFL. Bernie talks about Ta’amu getting this big break.

7:30 Andy Strickland, FOX Sports Midwest, joins Bernie to talk about how the postponement of the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo could have an impact on the NHL resuming their season this summer.

7:45 Bernie takes a look at the top quarterbacks in Mel Kiper’s latest mock draft for ESPN.



Listen to the Andy Strickland interview here!


8am Hour

8:00 “Bernie Bits” – Bernie remembers Woody Widenhofer, who passed away yesterday at the age of 77.

8:15 “This Day In Sports History” – A tribute to two St. Louis immortals: George Sisler and Larry Wilson.

8:30 Will Leitch, Seeing Red Podcast & MLB.com, joins Bernie to talk about COVID-19’s continued impact on Major League Baseball.

8:45 “Ask Bernie” – Who is on Bernie’s Baltimore-D.C. Sports Mount Rushmore?



Listen to the Will Leitch interview here!


9am Hour

9:00-9:30 Mike Claiborne, St. Louis Cardinals Radio Network, joins his old friend Bernie for most of the third hour of today’s show. Claibs gives his thoughts on the 2020 Cardinals, and reminisces about his life as a St. Louis sports fan and broadcaster.

9:45 The Crossover



Listen to the Mike Claiborne interview here!