The Newy Scruggs Show

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Celtics Author Describes Exactly What Bill Russell Had To Endure
December 20, 2018

Many fans know Bill Russell struggled with him time in Boston, but few knew just how bad it really was for him. Author Gary Pomerantz talks about that with Newy in his new book "Last Pass."

It's National Signing Day! ... And Bama's Killin' It Yet Again
December 19, 2018

Alabama's been crushing National Signing Day for the better part of a decade, but Chris landry of tells Newy that Nick Saban's somehow found a way to make this his best class yet.

Former GM Says Mitchell Trubisky's Far From Being A Top Tier QB
December 12, 2018

Mitchell Trubisky could lead his Bears to a Super Bowl this season, but that still won't convince former NFL GM Mike Lombardi that he's a good QB, at least not yet. Mike tells Newy that the former Tar Heel has serious accuracy issues that need to be solve

It Doesn't Pay To Stab Nick Saban In The Back
December 12, 2018

Two former assistant coaches to Nick Saban defied protocol and found a one-way ticket out of town. Former Saban asst and current owner of Landry Football, Chris Landry, tells Newy about how those crazy incidents went down. Chris also talks about what he'd

Kim Bokamper Was On The Field, But Still Missed Miami Miracle
December 11, 2018

Dolphins legend Kim Bokamper was on the sidelines for the Miami Miracle, but didn't see the play. He also told Newy he missed the famous hook and lateral by Tony Nathan in the 1981 playoffs. Is he a jinx, or a magnet for greatness?!?

It's Lucas' World, We're All Just Living In It
December 10, 2018

Luca Doncic has already taken over Dallas and is the odds on favorite to be the Rookie of the Year. Voice of the Mavs Chuck Cooperstein talks to Newy about Luca's latest heroics and what's still to come.

Cam Newton Is Broken; Will He Continue To Kill Panthers Offense?
December 10, 2018

There's no secret something's wrong with Cam Newton, and Pro Football Talk's Darin Gantt tells Newy that people in the know have seen this Panthers slide coming because of it. 

Rookie RB Jaylen Samuels Gets First Start This Week
December 07, 2018

With Le'Veon Bell holding out and James Conner now injured, rookie RB Jaylen Samuels will get his shot for the Steelers this week against the Raiders. Newy asks him how his prep work has changed.

"Fridays With Bill" Author John Powers
December 07, 2018

John Powers has been writing for the Boston Globe for years and is part of the coveted Friday crew at Bill Belichick press conferences, which his new book "Fridays With Bill" focuses on.

Why Is Houston's Ed Oliver Falling In NFL Draft Projections?
December 06, 2018

It's never too early to talk about the NFL Draft, so Newy hit up The Athletic's Dane Brugler to ask why Houston's Ed Oliver is falling in his mock and if the Jags, Giants & Redskins will be looking at QBs.