Blessed2Play

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.
Blessed2Play - 08/24/2019 - Greg Zuerlein (Best Of)
This week’s guest is Los Angeles Rams Kicker Greg Zuerlein. His ability to kick long field goals earned him the name Legatron. I’ll chat with Greg about his journey to the NFL and how his Catholic faith keeps him on solid ground.
Blessed2Play - 08/17/2019 - Jackson Scott Brown
Today’s Blessed2Play collegiate spotlight show features Jackson Scott Brown who plays football at the University of Northern Iowa. Ron talks with Jackson about the role faith plays in this collegiate athlete’s life.
Blessed2Play - 08/10/2019 - Joe Klimchak
Today guest is Pittsburgh Pirates in game host Joe Klimchak. Ron talks with Joe about his spiritual journey and how perseverance played a part in the work he does at a big league stadium.
Blessed2Play - 08/03/2019 - Michael McKenry
Today’s guest Michael McKenry was a major league baseball catcher for three teams during his career. Ron talks with Michael about overcoming adversity on and off the baseball diamond w/ faith as a guiding principal in his life.
Blessed2Play - 07/27/2019 - (Best Of) Sean Rodriguez
This week's guest is Pittsburgh Pirates Sear Rodriguez. Ron talks with this veteran major leaguer about his path to the big leagues and how a serious car accident endangering his family gave him a new perspective on life.
Blessed2Play - 07/20/2019 - (Best Of) Rich Donnelly
This week’s guest veteran Major League baseball coach Rich Donnelly who is the subject of the new book “The Chicken Runs At Midnight.” Ron talks with Rich about finding piece in the midst of tragedy and how an inspirational event surrounding the 1997 World Series changed Rich and his family.
Blessed2Play - 07/13/2019 - (Best Of) Lauren Buchanan
This week’s Blessed2Play collegiate spotlight show features Colorado State University softball player Lauren Buchanan. Ron talks with Lauren about the opportunity to play division one softball and how faith is the bedrock of her life.
Blessed2Play - 07/06/2019 - Kielce Gussie
This week’s Blessed2Play collegiate spotlight show features Mount St. Mary’s University track athlete Kielce Gussie. Ron talks with Kielce about being a division one student athlete and how she keeps on track with her life of faith.