Connecticut Sports Talk, August 15

Nutmeg Sports, HAN’s Connecticut sport show, airs Monday-Wednesday at 2 pm onHAN.Network, hosted by Frank Granito, Donald Eng and various HAN sports editors. Watch the show below:

On Monday, August 15, Dave Ruden of The Ruden Report joins Frank and Don to break down the latest in FCIAC football news, and what to look forward to in the upcoming season.

Dave talks with Frank and Don, on the day that football camps open, about the Ethan Burger injury and how it affects Staples this upcoming season, plus what he thinks year 2 of the Johnny Marinelli era will look like.

They debate the quarterback situation in New Canaan and who is most likely to replace Michael Collins after one of the most prolific Connecticut passing careers. Dave also breaks down the off season of the defending state champion Darien Blue Wave, and explains how the Wave plans to reload and repeat this fall.

Next Dave breaks down which games he is most excited for this upcoming season, and which ones he thinks will have the biggest impact on the FCIAC. Dave talks a couple of his sleeper picks and even offers his way too early conference champion prediction.

Later, Frank and Don recap all-star baseball, and the latest on local athletes in Rio.

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