WILKES-BARRE — In the latest Times Leader Sports Report podcast, host DJ Eberle, John Erzar, Derek Levarse and Tom Venesky and Joe Soprano discuss NASCAR, the NFL Draft, Penn State football, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders, the outdoors and Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins.
GAR grad and NFL hopeful Shakir Soto joins us on the podcast this week.
— Open: John Erzar gives his take on Dale Earnhardt Jr. retiring and the state of NASCAR
— The NFL Draft: DJ Eberle and John Erzar provide their thoughts on this weekend’s NFL Draft and discuss GAR grad Shakir Soto, former Wyoming Valley West star Geno Lewis and Misericordia punter Pat Newins’ chances of being drafted; including an interview with Shakir Soto = 4:17
— A Penn State update: Derek Levarse recaps the Blue and White game, provides a recruiting update and gives his take on Penn State draftees Chris Godwin and Garrett Sickels’ draft stock = 16:22
— A Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins update with Tom Venesky: A preview of the Penguins’ upcoming slate = 24:17
— Outdoors Corner with Tom Venesky: A discussion of the Game Commission’s survey of the heron in state population and a preview for the spring gobbler season = 25:50
— A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders update: DJ Eberle provides and update on the RailRiders = 28:48
— Closing Thoughts with Joe Soprano: Times Leader Blackout Bingo, Penn State football, the NFL Draft, the New York Mets and The Weekender’s Readers Choice awards = 32:45