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Podcast 68: 2018 Season Recap Extravaganza

November 04, 2018

Jason, Matt, and Steven get together to recap the Bears’ season-ending loss to Van Meter in the second round the playoffs. The trio also celebrate the incredible 2018 season...

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Podcast 67: Bears defeat Osage in first round of playoffs

October 28, 2018

Jason, Matt, and Steven recap the Bears' 56-14 first-round playoff victory over Osage. The trio also summarize other playoff games and then deep dive into the Bears' next oppo...

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Podcast 66: Bears defeat Beckman, face Osage in playoffs

October 21, 2018

On this episode of the Talking Bear Football podcast, Jason and Matt breakdown the Bears’ 48-24 victory over Beckman from last Friday night. They also invite Steven Grace go...

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Podcast 65: Bears looking to get into playoffs

October 14, 2018

Jason, Matt, and Steven get together to chat about the Bears’ 26-6 victory over Cascade from this past Friday night. Matt gives an update on the District 4 standings and the...

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Podcast 64: Preview of big game vs Cascade

October 08, 2018

Jason, Matt, and Steven recap the Bears’ weather-shortened 28-0 victory over Northeast from Friday night, including discussion about what talks took place during the weather...

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Podcast 63: Bears get Homecoming victory

September 30, 2018

In this episode, Jason and Matt break down the Bears’ 52-14 Homecoming victory over North Cedar from last Friday night. The two also take a look at District 4 standings, tal...

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Podcast 62: Bears suffer first loss, look to bounce back

September 24, 2018

On this episode, Jason and Matt recap the Bears’ 28-20 loss to Bellevue last Friday evening. The duo dive into that game from a commentary and statistical perspective as wel...

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Podcast 61: Tipton, 300th win recap, and Bellevue preview

September 16, 2018

In this week’s episode, Jason and Matt recap Coach Pedersen’s 300th win as a head coach that came against a 56-13 victory over Tipton. Also, the two give an update on Dist...

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Podcast 60: Bears move to 3-0, Coach Pedersen sits at 299 wins

September 10, 2018

An impressive performance on both sides of the ball against Williamsburg nets the Bears their third win of the season and gets Coach Pedersen one step closer to win number 300...

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Wapello Recap

Podcast 59: Bear offense explodes, preps for Williamsburg

September 03, 2018

In the latest episode of Talking Bear Football, Jason and Matt recap the Bears' 49-14 victory over the Wapello Indians from Friday, August 31st in Wapello. The two also give a...

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Week one review

Podcast 58: West Liberty Recap, Wapello Preview

August 26, 2018

In this week's episode, Jason and Matt discuss the Bears' 32-6 victory over West Liberty from this past Friday night. The duo also chat about the team's week two opponent, Wap...

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Week one is here

Podcast 57: Scrimmage Recap, Games 7-9 Breakdown, West Liberty Preview

August 20, 2018

On this episode of the Talking Bear Football Podcast, Jason and Matt are ready for week one of the 2018 High School Football season. The duo recap the Bears' scrimmage agai...

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Media Day Recap

Podcast 56: Media Day round-up, more schedule breakdown

August 12, 2018

Jason and Matt recap West Branch Football Media Day and play a few interviews from the event with John Hatfield, John Hierseman, and Butch Pedersen. The two also take a look a...

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Another off-season check-in

Podcast 55: Bears in NFL and Shrine Bowl, Schedule Breakdown Pt. I

July 25, 2018

In this episode, recorded July 24th, Jason and Matt get together to talk about former Bear Bo Bower’s NFL journey, Jacob Barnhart’s Shrine Bowl activities, as well as revi...

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Hibernation is over

Podcast 54: Off-Season Check-In and Schedule Discussion

July 09, 2018

Welcome back to the Talking Bear Football podcast! The West Branch Football podcast is back for the 2018 season. In this off-season episode, the duo discuss the Bears' out-...

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Remembering the wonderful season

Podcast 53: Recap of the 2017 season

November 05, 2017

In the final episode of Talking Bear Football for the 2017 season, Jason and Matt recap the Bears' 9-1, District Championship season as well as preview the soon-to-be 2017 Wes...

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Podcast 52: Playoffs... we aren't kidding

October 25, 2017

On this week's episode of the Talking Bear Football Podcast, Jason and Matt discuss the team's victory over Clayton Ridge to end the regular season at 9-0. The two also discus...

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Chatter about Tipton, Clayton Ridge, Playoffs

Podcast 51: Bears are district champs

October 18, 2017

In this week's episode of the Talking Bear Football Podcast, Jason and Matt recap the Bears' 30-20 victory over Tipton and preview the match-up against the Clayton Ridge Eagle...

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Half-century mark

Podcast 50: Tipton preview and playoff talk

October 09, 2017

On this week's episode of the Talking Bear Football Podcast, Jason and Matt recap the Bears' victory over North Cedar and preview Senior Night against Tipton. Plus, the two ge...

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Podcast 49: Cedar County Trophy Game #2

October 04, 2017

In this week's episode of the Talking Bear Football Podcast, Jason and Matt recap the Bears' 24-23 victory over Durant from last Friday night. The two also preview the week 7 ...

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Recapping Friday night's big game

Podcast 48: Bears are in the driver's seat

September 27, 2017

In this episode of the Talking Bear Football Podcast, Jason and Matt recap the exciting game from last Friday night at the Little Rose Bowl. The duo discuss their thoughts on ...

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Podcast 47: Back-to-back big games

September 20, 2017

In this week’s episode of the Talking Bear Football podcast, Jason and Matt discuss the Bears’ 38-21 victory over the Maquoketa Valley Wildcats from last Friday night. Plu...

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Podcast 46: Jesup recap, Maq. Valley preview

September 13, 2017

In episode 46 of the Talking Bear Football Podcast, Jason and Matt recap the Bears' 47-0 victory over the Jesup J-Hawks. The duo also look ahead to the trip to Delhi this comi...

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Podcast 45: Bears head into District 3 play

September 06, 2017

On this week's installment of the Talking Bear Football Podcast, Jason and Matt talk about the team's 30-6 victory over West Burlington from last Friday. The duo also look ahe...

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Podcast 44: Bears kick off 2017 with a W

August 30, 2017

Jason and Matt recap and analyze the Bears' 35-20 victory over West Liberty from week one of the 2017 season. Plus, the duo look ahead to the team's week two opponent: West Bu...

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Podcast 43: The 2017 season is upon us

August 23, 2017

In the latest episode of the Talking Bear Football Podcast, Jason and Matt preview the Bears' season-opener coming up this Friday night against West Liberty at the Little Rose...

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The podcast is back

Podcast 42: 2017 season preview, Media Day recap

August 13, 2017

The Talking Bear Football Podcast is back! In this episode, Jason and Matt preview the upcoming 2017 season in which the Bears are hoping to improve upon last year. The duo al...

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Podcast 41: Bears move on to the playoffs

October 23, 2016

This week on the Talking Bear Football podcast, Jason and Matt discuss the exciting game between the Bears and the Eagles. Plus they preview the Bears' first round playoff gam...

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Podcast 40: Two men enter, one man leaves

October 16, 2016

In episode 40 of the Talking Bear Football podcast, Jason and Matt break down the Bears' 28-14 victory over Tipton. They also look ahead to the regular season finale against C...

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Podcast 39: Every game is huge

October 11, 2016

Jason and Matt recap North Cedar victory, preview Tipton, and of course give our picks-to-click and score predictions. Plus, Jason chats with sophomore lineman Drake Bloem. ...

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Podcast 38: Bears victorious in Homecoming game

October 02, 2016

Jason and Matt break down the Bears' 50-22 victory over Durant this past Friday. They also look ahead to the match-up against North Cedar this coming Firday. Let us know yo...

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Podcast 37: Recapping Bellevue, previewing Homecoming vs Durant

September 27, 2016

In this week's episode of Talking Bear Football, Jason and Matt discuss the Bears' game against Bellevue from last Friday and preview Homecoming week and the game against Dura...

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Podcast 36: Another tough district test this week

September 19, 2016

In this episode of Talking Bear Football, Jason and Matt recap Maquoketa Valley victory, preview Bellevue match-up, and of course get to our score predictions, picks-to-click,...

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Podcast 35: Bears open district play with a win

September 13, 2016

In this week's episode of the Talking Bear Football podcast, Jason and Matt chat about the Bears' 35-14 victory over the Jesup J-Hawks, preview Maquoketa Valley, and of course...

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Podcast 34: Tough loss brings optimistic approach

September 04, 2016

On episode 34 of Talking Bear Football podcast, Jason and Matt discuss the Bears' 27-18 loss to West Burlington-Notre Dame, preview Jesup, give our pick-to-click and score pre...

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Podcast 33: Bears open the season with a victory

August 30, 2016

In this week's episode of Talking Bear Football, Jason and Matt break down the Bears' 40-20 victory over West Liberty. The duo also look ahead to this Friday's matchup with th...

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The season is finally here

Podcast 32: Week one preparations are underway

August 21, 2016

Week one of the season is finally here! In episode 32 of the Talking Bear Football podcast, Jason and Matt discuss West Liberty and, of course, give their picks to click and s...

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The podcast is back

Podcast 31: The 2016 season is finally here

August 14, 2016

The Talking Bear Football podcast is back for another season! In this new episode to kickoff the 2016 season, Jason and Matt breadown the schedule, recap Media Day from the...

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Podcast 30: An interview with Coach Pedersen

May 22, 2016

Matt sits down with Butch Pedersen for an exclusive offseason interview with the head coach. The two discuss 2015 and 2016 seasons, new coaching staff, new QB, receiver, and r...

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An out-of-season special

Podcast 29: District assignments are revealed

January 20, 2016

On this out-of-season episode of the Talking Bear Football podcast, Jason and Matt analyze and discuss the newly released district assignments as well as break down each team ...

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Podcast 28: Recap of a wonderful 2015 season

November 08, 2015

On this episode of the Talking Bear Football podcast, Jason and Matt breakdown the Bears' narrow loss to the Regina Regals. The two also preview some of the off-season sche...

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Podcast 27: A trip to the Dome is on the line

November 05, 2015

Jason and Matt recap the Bears' 42-27 victory over Pella Christian in the second round of the playoffs last Monday night. The next opponent? Regina Regals. We preview Friday's...

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Podcast 26: Bears pass first test, move on to second round

October 30, 2015

Jason and Matt discuss the Bears' 55-20 win over Columbus Community in the first round of the playoffs. We also preview the team's second round game against the Pella Christia...

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Podcast 25: Moving on to the playoffs

October 25, 2015

Jason and Matt talk about the Bears' 24-14 victory over Alburnett, which gave the team the District 5 championship, an undefeated regular season, and a #1 playoff seed. The...

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Podcast 24: Bears secure at least a share of the district championship

October 18, 2015

With a victory on Friday over Wilton, the Bears secured at minimum a share of the District 5 title. Jason and Matt discuss Friday's 55-14 victory and look ahead to the regu...

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Podcast 23: District 5 is up in the air

October 13, 2015

Jason and Matt discuss the Bears' 42-21 win over Wapello from last Friday. They also chat about the big game against Wilton this Friday and how it impacts District 5 and the p...

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Podcast 22: Things are starting to heat up

October 04, 2015

Jason and Matt talk about the Bears' 55-13 win over Durant. They also chat with Ryan Murken from the Press-Citizen. ...

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Podcast 21: We're coming home

September 27, 2015

Jason and Matt discuss the Bears' 42-0 win over Bellevue from Friday night. They also chat about the Bears' Homecoming game opponent: Durant. Finally, quarterback Cooper Ko...

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Podcast 20: 1-0 each week, 4 times now

September 21, 2015

Jason and Matt discuss the Bears' 31-8 Saturday victory over North Cedar. They also look ahead to the trip to Bellevue this Friday night for a battle with the Comets. Coach Ja...

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Podcast 19: District play is up next

September 13, 2015

Jason and Matt discuss the Bears' exciting and hard-fought win over West Burlington-Notre Dame. They also look ahead to the beginning of district play this Friday against Nort...

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Podcast 18: The Bears are undefeated wearing purple

September 06, 2015

Jason and Matt disect the Bears' 41-13 victory over the West Liberty Comets. They also discuss the next challenge on the schedule: The West Burlington Falcons, a team full of ...

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Podcast 17: 'Let's Play Two'

August 30, 2015

Jason and Matt discuss the Bears' 42-7 victory over Lisbon from Friday night/Saturday morning. They also preview the team's upcoming game against West Liberty, which is Throwb...

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Podcast 16: Mt Vernon Scrimmage recap, Lisbon preview

August 23, 2015

Jason and Matt discuss the Bears' scrimmage against Mt Vernon and preview the season-opening game against Lisbon. They also chat with Coaches Pedersen and Bailey. Be sure t...

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Podcast 15: We're back! Media Day 2015 coverage

August 17, 2015

Season 2, episode 1 is here! Jason and Matt are back for the 2015 season to discuss Media Day and a little preview of the season. We hear from Bear running back Luke Lenoch wh...

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Podcast 14: Football news in February? Yep!

February 07, 2015

Yes, it's the middle of Winter but there has been a lot going on in the West Branch Football world! Jason and Matt are back to discuss Bears playing college football, acade...

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Podcast 13: Recap of the magical 2014 season

November 05, 2014

Jason and Matt close the season with a review of the Bears' loss to Dike-New Hartford in the second round of the 2014 playoffs. They also reflect on the wonderful season ...

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Podcast 12B: Bears to face Dike-New Hartford in round two

October 31, 2014

In part B of episode 12, Jason and Matt discuss the Bears' next opponent: Dike-New Hartford. We think this will be the Bears' toughest challenge to date. We discuss wh...

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Podcast 12A: Bears defeat the Cobras, move on in the playoffs

October 29, 2014

Fresh off the heals of a West Branch 49-22 victory over Sigourney-Keota Wednesday night, Jason and Matt discuss the Bears' win and speak with Coach Pedersen and a few players ...

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Podcast 11: Bears go undefeated in regular season, excited for playoffs

October 26, 2014

On this episode of Talking Bear Football, Jason and Matt review and analyze the Bears' 42-0 victory over Alburnett from last Friday night. The Bears finished the regular se...

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Podcast 10: Bears clinch district championship, shut out Wilton

October 19, 2014

This week on Talking Bear Football, Jason and Matt talk about the district championship-clinching win over Wilton from last Friday night. The Bears set a few more school re...

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Podcast 9: Bears clinch playoff berth

October 12, 2014

Jason Miller and Matt Chinander record LIVE at Main Street Sweets in West Branch for this week's episode of Talking Bear FootballThe episode was streamed live on WestBranchFoo...

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Talking Bear Football to broadcast live at Main Street Sweets today

October 12, 2014

In August, the official West Branch Football podcast Talking Bear Football was announced and premiered after Media Day. Eight episodes later, the show has hundreds of weekly l...

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Podcast 8: Bears have a record-breaking night in Durant

October 05, 2014

This week on Talking Bear Football, Jason Miller and Matt Chinander review the Bears' record-breaking night against Durant from last Friday. We also speak with Coach Kevin ...

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Podcast 7: Bears are in the driver's seat

September 29, 2014

This week on Talking Bear Football, Jason, Matt, and Coach Pedersen discuss the Bears' statement win over Bellevue from Friday night. We also look ahead to Durant, the Bear...

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Podcast 6: Bears play back-to-back tough games

September 21, 2014

This week on Talking Bear Football, 2 and 1 recap the Bears' exciting 42-28 victory over the North Cedar Knights. We also look ahead to a battle of undefeated, Class 1A, di...

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Podcast 5: (Polar) Bears continue to impress

September 14, 2014

This week on Talking Bear Football, Jason Miller and Matt Chinander discuss the Bears' dominating 45-0 victory over West Burlington-Notre Dame from Friday night. ...

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Podcast 4: Bears dominate Comets

September 07, 2014

In episode 4 of Talking Bear Football, Jason Miller and Matt Chinander discuss the Bears' dominance over the West Liberty Comets and what we think the Bears did well...

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Podcast 3: Bears blank Lisbon

August 31, 2014

On this episode of Talking Bear Football, Jason Miller and Matt Chinander wrap-up and analyze the Bears' 42-0 victory over Lisbon from Friday night. They also loo...

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Podcast 2: Lisbon preview

August 24, 2014

This week on Talking Bear Football, Jason Miller and Matt Chinander talk about the Bears' week one matchup against the Lisbon Lions. They also hear from Coach Ped...

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Podcast 1: Media Day Coverage

August 17, 2014

Episode #1 of Talking Bear Football is now live! Talking Bear Football is the official West Branch Football podcast, hosted by Sports Information Director Jason Miller an...

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August 14, 2014

The first episode of the West Branch Football podcast, Talking Bear Football, is coming this weekend. We will be covering Media Day 2014 with player and coach interviews as we...

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