Blessed2Play

Blessed2Play - 12/14/2019 - (Best of) Dan Duddy
This week’s guest is Dan Duddy a former longtime high school football coach in New Jersey who currently assists in forming Catholic Athlete For Christ (CAC) chapters in high schools across the country.
Blessed2Play - 12/07/2019 - (Best of) Luke Kuechly
Tune in as Ron Meyer talks with college All American, NFL Pro Bowler, and former NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year Luke Kuechly of the Carolina Panthers. Ron and Luke talk about how his faith and relationship with God fuels him to be the man he is today!
Blessed2Play - 11/30/2019 - Matt Deggs
Today’s Guest is Matt Deggs, the Head Baseball Coach for the Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns in Lafayette, Louisiana. Ron talks with Coach Deggs about being an underdog and overachiever in every way and his mission to set out and prove that nothing is impossible if you set your heart & mind to it. Faith + ACTION = All things are possible (Matthew 19:26) is what he lives by.
Blessed2Play - 11/23/2019 - Chase Fourcade
- This week’s collegiate spotlight show features Chase Fourcade who plays QB for Nicholls State University. Ron talks with Chase about integrating his athletic life as a D1 athlete with his Catholic faith.
Blessed2Play - 11/16/2019 - Brittany Bock
Today’s guest Brittany Bock was a 2x All-American/Academic All-American at the University of Notre Dame, reached the NCAA Final Four 3x in 4 years with her team. She went on to excel as a professional soccer player for 7 years. There she was part of championship teams and earned herself the opportunity to train at the highest level with the US Women’s National Team.
Blessed2Play - 11/09/2019 - Brittany Bock
Today’s guest Brittany Bock was a 2x All-American/Academic All-American at the University of Notre Dame, reached the NCAA Final Four 3x in 4 years with her team. She went on to excel as a professional soccer player for 7 years. There she was part of championship teams and earned herself the opportunity to train at the highest level with the US Women’s National Team.
Blessed2Play - 10/26/2019 - Patrick Devenny
Today’s guest is Patrick Devenny. A former collegiate football player at University of Colorado and participated in NFL training camps. Ron talks with Patrick about football and an eating disorder which led him on a search for meaning and identity.
Blessed2Play - 10/19/2019 - Pat Murray
Today guest is Pat Murray. Ron talks with Pat about his work producing major league baseball and NBA telecasts in the Cleveland market and why faith helped through a major challenge in his life.
Blessed2Play - 10/12/2019 - Mike McCoy
Today’s guest Mike McCoy. Mike graduated from the University of Notre Dame with a where he played football and was a Consensus All-American. He was chosen UPI Lineman of the year and was sixth in the Heisman Trophy balloting his senior year. He was the #1 draft choice of the Green Bay Packers where he played defensive tackle. He played eleven years in the NFL – seven with Green Bay, two with the Oakland Raiders and two with the New York Giants. Ron talks with Mike about his football career and his work talking to young people in Catholic schools across America.
Blessed2Play - 10/05/2019 - (Best Of) Johnny Holliday
Join Ron Meyer as he sits down with legendary broadcaster Johnny Holliday to discuss the role of faith in his everyday life!
Blessed2Play - 09/28/2019 - (Best Of) Max Chapman
This week's Blessed2Play collegiate spotlight show features Max Chapman. Former Big 10 football player at Northwestern University. Hear why Max decided after football to reach out to collegiate athletes and support them in their spiritual lives.
Blessed2Play - 09/21/2019 - (Best of) Johnny Stanton
This week’s guest is University of Nevada Las Vegas (UNLV) QB Johnny Stanton. I’ll talk with Johnny about staying grounded amidst the high expectations of being a division 1 QB and how his Catholic faith gives him perspective and peace.
Blessed2Play - 09/14/2019 - (Best of) Travis Lulay
This week guest is Travis Lulay who plays QB for the BC Lions of the Canadian Football League. In his first season as a full-time starter, Lulay won the CFL's Most Outstanding Player Award in 2011 and was MVP of the 2011 Grey Cup. I’ll also talk with Travis about why his faith so important to him and his family.
Blessed2Play - 09/07/2019 - (Best of) Dennis McKnight
This week’s guest is former NFL player Dennis McKnight. Ron talks with Dennis about his career in the national football league and why mentoring high school boys spiritually through coaching is key for this former pro football lineman.
Blessed2Play - 08/31/2019 - (Best of) Bob Salomon
This week’s guest is author Bob Salomon who created a movement to inspire children through kindness and encouraging them to never give up. The story focuses on a child and his family going through a hard time and looks at the impact the boy's favorite football player #87 has on his life. The Beyond The Laces message is being embraced by many throughout the country, especially those in the world of professional sports.