KYW Sports Pod

KYW Sports Pod

KYW Sports Pod

Inside Philadelphia sports with the Delaware Valley's most-respected team of sports reporters and broadcasters.

  • Eagles DL On Eagles/Giants Match-Up

    December 23, 2014

    The Eagles have one game left in the season after being eliminated from the playoffs. KYW's Matt Leon spoke with Eagles defensive lineman Bennie Logan about the match-up with the Giants.
  • Temple Hoops Preview with Coach Fran Dunphy

    December 22, 2014

    Temple welcomes Kansas to the Center tonight. The Owls are 7-4 this season. Kansas 8-1. KYW's Matt Leon spoke with Temple head coach Fran Dunphy about the match-up.
  • Penn Hoops Preview with Coach Jerome Allen

    December 22, 2014

    Penn will look for a fourth straight win tonight as the Quakers visit Vanderbilt. KYW's Matt Leon spoke with Penn head coach Jerome Allen about the match-up.
  • Fmr. Wildcat Faces Eagles As A Redskin

    December 18, 2014

    A former Villanova Wildcat will be in the line-up for Washington on Saturday when they take on the Eagles. Fullback Darrel Young is in his 5th season with the Redskins. KYW's Matt Leon spoke with Young about the match-up and his time on the Main Line.
  • Drexel Women Visit Quinnipiac

    December 17, 2014

    The Drexel women's basketball team is on the road tonight. They will visit Quinnipiac. KYW's Matt Leon spoke with Drexel coach Denise Dillon about her 4-3 sqaud.
  • Preview: Flyers Host Lightning

    December 16, 2014

    The Flyers will look to continue their strong play tonight as they host a very good Tampa Bay team. The Flyers have gone 3-0-2 in their last five games. KYW's Matt Leon spoke with Comcast Sportsnet's Brian Boucher about the match-up.
  • Drexel Visits Buffalo

    December 16, 2014

    Drexel is on the road tonight as they visit Buffalo. Dragons 2-6 heading into this one. KYW's Matt Leon spoke with Drexel coach Bruiser Flint about their struggles and tonight's match-up.
  • Dallas Sportscaster On Eagles/Cowboys Match-Up

    December 12, 2014

    CBS11 sportscaster Guy Rawlings of Dallas Fort-Worth talks to KYW's Ed Benkin about the Eagles-Cowboys matchup.
  • Quick On Eagles/Cowboys Match-Up

    December 12, 2014

    Former Eagle and current Eagles radio analyst Mike Quick talks to KYW's Ed Benkin and breaks down Sunday night's Eagles game against the Dallas Cowboys.
  • Preview: Eagles Host Dallas Cowboys

    December 12, 2014

    KYW's Ed Abrams and NFL Hall of Fame analyst Ray Didinger preview Sunday night's Eagles/Cowboys match-up.
  • SJU's Griffin Becomes Winningest Coach

    December 9, 2014

    St. Joseph's women's basketball coach Cindy Griffin became the winningest head coach in program history with 249 victories. KYW's Matt Leon spoke to Griffin about the record.
  • Widener Basketball Off To A Good Start

    December 9, 2014

    Division III Widener University's men's basketball team is off to a 7-1 start this season. KYW's Matt Leon spoke with Widener coach Chris Carideo about this early season success.
  • University Of Sciences Savors Upset Win Over Drexel

    December 5, 2014

    Division II University of the Sciences pulled off a stunner last night, beating Drexel at the DAC, 54-52. KYW's Matt Leon spoke with Sciences coach Dave Pauley about the memorable win.
  • Preview: Seahawks vs. Eagles

    December 5, 2014

    KYW's Ed Abrams and Hall of Fame NFL analyst Ray Didinger preview Sunday's Eagles/Seahawks match-up.
  • Villnova Prepares for Next Round of Playoffs

    December 4, 2014

    Villanova will host Liberty on Saturday in the second round of the FCS playoffs. The Wildcats had a first round bye. KYW's Matt Leon spoke with Villanova coach Andy Talley about the match-up.
  • Sixers A Loss Away From NBA Record

    December 3, 2014

    The 76ers will visit Minnesota tonight. The Sixers are one loss away from tying the NBA record for most consecutive losses to start a season. KYW's Matt Leon spoke with Tom Moore of the Bucks County Courier Times about the match-up.
  • Widener QB On Quaterfinals Match-Up

    December 3, 2014

    Widener has advanced to the national quarterfinals of the Division III NCAA Football Tournament. On Saturday they will host Linfield. KYW's Matt Leon spoke sophomore quarterback Seth Klein about the match-up.
  • Widener Advances In NCAA Tournament

    December 3, 2014

    Widener has advanced to the national quarterfinals of the Division III NCAA Football Tournament. On Saturday they will host Linfield. KYW's Matt Leon spoke with coach Mike Kelly about the match-up.
  • West Chester QB Finalist For Harlon Hill Award

    December 2, 2014

    West Chester University senior quarterback Sean McCartney has been named a finalist for the Harlon Hill Award, the Division II version of the Heisman Trophy. KYW's Matt Leon spoke with him about making the cut.
  • Flyers Prepare To Face San Jose On The Road

    December 2, 2014

    The Flyers are on the road tonight, they will visit San Jose. The Flyers have lost 8 of their last 9 games. KYW's Matt Leon spoke with Sarah Baicker about the Orange and Black's struggles.
  • St. Joe's/Temple Men's Hoops Preview

    December 2, 2014

    St. Joe's is 3-3 this season as they get ready to take on Temple on Wednesday. KYW's Matt Leon spoke with head coach Phil Martelli about the match-up.
  • Penn/Lafayette Women's Hoops Preview

    December 2, 2014

    The Penn women's basketball team is off to a 3-1 start. They will visit Lafayette tonight. KYW's Matt Leon spoke with Penn head coach Mike McLaughlin about his team's early season success.
  • Matt & Andy Sports Podcast

    November 28, 2014

    KYW's Matt Leon and CBS3's Andy Wheeler talk Eagles and Flyers in this week's podcast.
  • WCU Advances In NCAA Tournament

    November 26, 2014

    West Chester is still alive in the Division II NCAA Tournament. The Golden Rams beat Slippery Rock in the first round and on Saturday they will visit Concord in the second round. KYW's Matt Leon spoke with West Chester coach Bill Zwaan about the match-up.
  • Temple Prepares for Final Home Game

    November 25, 2014

    Temple plays its final home game of the season on Saturday as the Owls host Cincinnati. Temple is 5-5. KYW's Matt Leon spoke with coach Matt Rhule about the match-up
(Penn State running back Silas Redd reacts after scoring against Indiana State on Sept. 3rd.  Credit: AP)

College Football: Penn State Looks to Find the Offense vs. Eastern Michigan

This week, the 2-1 Nittany Lions return to Beaver Stadium to host Eastern Michigan out of the MAC.


(File photo by Jos. Labolito, provided)

College Football: Temple Looks to Bounce Back on the Road vs. Maryland

KYW’s Matt Leon spoke with the longtime voice of the Owls, KYW’s own Harry Donahue, to talk about the match-up with Maryland and what the Owls need to do to pull out a win in College Park.


(File photo provided.  Credit: West Chester University Athletics)

College Football: West Chester Looking For Second Straight Win

The West Chester Golden Rams will look to even their record at 2-2 as they host 1-2 East Stroudsburg in a Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference match-up, Saturday.


Widener quarterback Chris Haupt. (Credit: Widener University)

College Football: Widener’s Haupt Leading High-Powered Offense

The Widener Pride have hit the ground running this college football season, and a big reason for that success is the play of junior quarterback Chris Haupt.


Pat Venditte (Credit: Dave Schofield/Trenton Thunder)

Trenton’s Venditte An Effective Switch…Pitcher

In the world of minor league baseball, teams utilize any kind of promotion or gimmick to draw attention to their respective squad. But Pat Venditte is anything but a gimmick; he’s a relief pitcher for the Trenton Thunder, and he’s ambidextrous.


Union forward Sebastien Le Toux beats Spanish international and Real Madrid midfielder Xabi Alonso to the ball, during a friendly match at Lincoln Financial Field. (Credit: Philadelphia Union)

Le Toux, Union Host Defending MLS Champs

Union are coming off a pair of international friendlies against Everton (1-0 win) and Real Madrid (2-1 loss). Overall, Philadelphia has 31 points and they are tied with Columbus Crew for the top spot in MLS Eastern Conference.


Sebastian Le Toux, Kyle Nakazawa and Sheanon Williams celebrate with Gabriel Farfan after his first MLS Goal. (Credit: Abelimages/Getty Images)

Fresh Off Offensive Explosion, Union Look to Tame Rapids

The Philadelphia Union had scored 8 goals all season in MLS play heading into last weekend’s game in Toronto. They nearly doubled that total in 90 minutes, picking up a 6-2 victory. The first tally, scored by midfielder Gabriel Farfan, was the rookie’s first MLS goal and it came a week after his twin brother Michael found the back of the net for the first time with the Union.


(Credit: Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Stutes A Key Arm In Phillies’ Pen

While many times, rookie arms on good teams are relegated to mop-up duty, Stutes has stepped right in to get key 7th and 8th inning outs for the Phils since being called up from AAA in late April.



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