WHY ARE NBA RATINGS DOWN BUT MARCH MADNESS IS UP?
We’ve talked about the drop in NFL ratings. But now we have a newcomer to the club with the NBA experiencing a 20-percent drop in ratings compared to this time last year. Some would point to the issue of star players resting for prime time games as the biggest reason for the public’s drop in interest.
Why? Because March Madness ratings are up more than 30-percent over this time last year. And based off the money being exchanged on this week’s college basketball betting lines, the ratings increase won’t be slowing down.
Listen to this debate and more on the latest episode of ‘Helmets and Heels’.
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Is Colin Kaepernick being blackballed in the NFL?
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Colin Kaepernick has received his fair share of criticism since the decision to take a knee during the national anthem.
And now that we’re a couple weeks into free agency without a single team showing interest, some have accused the NFL of blackballing Kaepernick.
WHY ARE NBA RATINGS DOWN?
Is it because star players are resting during prime time games?
Is the league full of babies compared to other eras?
Or is it simply because we already know the teams who will be in the finals?
What's the cause of the drop in NBA ratings?
— Helmets & Heels (@HelmetsandHeels) March 21, 2017
This Auto Repair Shop Has a Nail Salon Inside
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I hate going to auto repair shops with a passion. I know nothing about cars outside of if something goes wrong, I’m going to end up at the repair shop all day long.
Unless you live in the Philadelphia area because the “Girl’s Auto Clinic” offers manicures, pedicures and blowouts inside the shop while you wait for your car to be fixed.
Not only can you kill two birds with one stone, but founder of #sheCANic Patrice Banks helps women in the Philly area learn basic things about their cars like how to change a flat tire.
Here’s hoping she franchises the idea!
The Jaguars have their first home game this weekend who’s coming to town? The New England Patriots in an epic AFC Championship rematch that has the whole town hype.
Jaguars OC Nathaniel Hackett joins this week’s show to talk Blake Bortles, break dancing and Star Wars. This interview plus a debate on Jalen Ramsey NOT being selected as team captain and a little Giants week one game preview.
The Jaguars won the most important preseason game of the season but that took a backseat as the Jacksonville community faced not one but two shootings resulting in multiple deaths. The ladies discuss how The Landing and Raines football shootings had an effect on them, the gaming community and residents as a whole. In not so heavy news, we also recap Jaguars vs Falcons, an HBO special on cheerleaders in sports and so much more.
Hosts of Jacksonville Podcasts no longer have to feel like they’re living on an island. At the first networking + educational event in North Florida, area podcasters shared challenges and tips in hopes to make events like this a regular occurrence. Here are some of those key takeaways from the first event…
Former Jaguars kicker and avid fan Josh Scobee joined ‘Helmets and Heels’ to talk about what the team’s recent success means for the team, city and most importantly, the fans.
Livestreaming a radio show can be a bit of challenge. But I’ve been on a crusade to find a setup that creates a great experience for YouTube and Facebook audiences that compliments the radio shows you’re already producing. It’s been a bit of a challenge but I believe I’ve found the perfect way to do it. Check out how I livestream my radio show so that it’s as good of an experience (or better) than listening to a traditional radio broadcast.
When it comes to proper sports etiquette, what are the rules on fans leaving a game early? The ladies of Helmets and Heels debate just that on a recent show
Danny Catullo is a 3rd generation butcher shop owner based in Youngstown, Ohio. And he’s been called an insanely optimistic Browns fan. Hear our interview with him covering his business, his shop creations like “Meat Panties” and how he feels about the Jaguars facing off against his beloved Browns.