The Drive with Lon Tay & Derek Piper

The Drive with Lon Tay & Derek Piper header image 1

09/11/19 Hour 1: Illini Uni Talk, Antonio Brown, Around the World of Big 10 Football

Lon and Derek chat about Illinois' new basketball uniforms and the never-ending drama in the Antonio Brown saga. Later, Trevor joins the guys to do another round of Around The World of Big 10 Football.

09/10/19 Hour 2: Adam Rittenberg (ESPN), Fantasy Football: Buy or Sell, Trev’s Ticket Recap

Lon and Derek talk college football and Illinois football with ESPN's Adam Rittenberg. Later, the guys rip through who fantasy owners should sell high and buy low on after Week One of the NFL season, and Trevor recaps a sub-par betting week.

09/10/19 Hour 1: Drew Brees Talk, Mikey Dudek, MLB Talk

Lon and Derek discuss the Saints' comeback win against the Texans, and just how good Drew Brees has been. Later, Mike Dudek joins the guys to recap Illinois' win over UConn. Trevor then joins the guys to talk Cubs and Cardinals.

09/09/19 Hour 2: Lovie/Rod Smith Audio, Illinois-UConn Recap, NFL Talk

Lon and Derek listen to audio from today's press conferences from Lovie Smith, Rod Smith and Josh Ihmatorbebe. Later, Trevor joins the guys to continue recapping Illinois' 31-23 win and the first week of NFL action.

09/09/19 Hour 1: Grill n’ Chill Week 2, Isaac Trotter, Illini-UConn Recap

Lon and Derek welcome Ben back from the U of I Meat Sales Room for their second edition of Grillin' and Chillin. Later, Isaac Trotter joins the guys in-studio for the rest of the hour to recap Illinois' 31-23 win over UConn.

09/06/19 Full Show: Bears-Packers Recap, Drive Time, Who Ya Got Week 2

Derek and Trevor recap an ugly 10-3 Bears loss to the Packers on Opening Night, and talk about just how much trust they have in Mitch Trubisky going forward. Later, the guys recap a Cards win and a Cubs win during Drive Time, and then make some top 25 college football picks during Who Ya Got, including Illinois-UConn.

09/05/19 Hour 2: Drive Time, Antonio Brown Talk, Trev’s Ticket, Bears Predictions

Derek and Trevor talk Cubs and Cardinals during Drive Time, and then discuss the ongoing drama that Antonio Brown is creating. Later, after going 8-2 in Week One, Trevor and Derek give you their Week 2 betting picks. 

09/05/19 Hour 1: Bears/Packers Talk, NFL Division Predictions, Randy Edsall Audio

Derek and Trevor run through the newly-released game times and TV networks for the Illinois basketball season. Later, they preview Bears-Packers prior to tonight's kickoff to the 2019 NFL season, and then predict who will win each division in the NFL. Later, Trevor plays some... interesting... Randy Edsall audio.

09/04/19 Hour 2: Mark Grote (Bears), Drive Time, Cardinals Talk

Lon and Derek speak to Mark Grote from the WSCR Bears Radio Network to preview tomorrow's opener against the Packers. Later, the guys talk about Zeke and Jared Goff's big extensions during Drive Time, and then break down tonight's Bumgarner-Wacha matchup in St. Louis.

09/04/19 Hour 1: Bears/Packers Talk, Next Question: Bears Edition, Tay’s Ticket

Lon and Derek discuss where the Bears and Packers each have the advantage in tomorrow's season opener, and how scared of Aaron Rodgers Bears fans should still be. Later, Lon rips through his 3 favorite betting picks for this week before he leaves for vacation.

09/03/19 Hour 2: Mikey Dudek, Cardinals and Cubs Schedule Comparisons

Lon and Derek are joined by former Illini Mikey Dudek to recap Illinois' dominant 42-3 win over Akron. Later, the guys talk Cubs and Cardinals and discuss who has an easier schedule down the stretch.

09/03/19 Hour 1: Bears Talk, Around the World of Big 10 Football

Lon and Derek start the show off by discussing the Bears, and where they might finish in the NFC North. Later, Trevor joins the guys to recap the first week of football in the Big Ten, and discuss how concerned other Big 10 West teams should be after a dismal first showing.

09/02/19 Full Show: Illini-Akron Recap, Lovie and Players Audio, Stadium Experience Talk

Lon and Derek recap Illinois' dominant 42-3 win over Akron, and then listen to audio from today's press conference with Lovie Smith, Brandon Peters, Trevon Sidney and Milo Eifler. Later, the guys quickly recap Trev's betting picks and talk about the shortcomings of this weekend's gameday experience. 

Play this podcast on Podbean App