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Vandy Boys Clinch CWS Title, Again – But this Time, It’s Bigger than Baseball

Vandy Boys Clinch CWS Title, Again – But this Time, It’s Bigger than Baseball

By MADISON BLEVINS (@Madison4Blevins) Vanderbilt Baseball credits the unity they built off the field through a difficult time as the reason they found success on the field again. NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Vanderbilt Baseball clinched its second national title in six seasons on Wednesday in Omaha after a 2-1 series win over Michigan. The Vandy Boys…more

B6B: Spider-Man: Far From Home Review

B6B: Spider-Man: Far From Home Review

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – June 27, 2019) Uneasy lies the head that wears a crown. – King Henry (King Henry IV, Part II) With very few exceptions, perhaps the most difficult task in all of the superhero movie genre has been landing on the right actor to portray Peter Parker, not to mention his alter-ego,…more

Let Freedom Sing! Music City July 4th

Let Freedom Sing! Music City July 4th

NASHVILLE – Let Freedom Sing! Music City July 4th presented by Dr Pepper will feature multi-platinum chart-topper Brett Eldredge as headliner at the main stage at Fifth and Broadway, and the GRAMMY-winning Nashville Symphony will perform at Ascend Amphitheater synchronized to one of the largest fireworks show in the country. July 3 festivities will take place as part of “Start With…more

B6B: Ricochet Should Be WWE’s Next Breakout Superstar

B6B: Ricochet Should Be WWE’s Next Breakout Superstar

  By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – June 24, 2019 Last night at WWE Stomping Grounds – a show much maligned in advance for ticket woes and basically retreads of mediocre matches from the past two months – Vince McMahon managed to allow much of his talent to take center stage in a heavy in-ring show…more

B6B: Toy Story 4 Review

B6B: Toy Story 4 Review

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – June 19, 2019) “4” is pretty rarified air as it relates to a film trilogy, or for that matter a scripted television season. It requires longevity both from a cast willing to keep on coming back for more as well as an audience willing to… keep on coming back for…more

B6B: On 9 and 27 from a Transplant

B6B: On 9 and 27 from a Transplant

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – June 13, 2019) Here’s what I can’t do: Add anything to what’s already been written over the past 24 hours or certainly over the past 24 years about either Steve McNair or Eddie George. I needed to find some sort of angle that wouldn’t rely on recapping and laying out…more

B6B: Playing the Blame Game is Futility at Its Worst

B6B: Playing the Blame Game is Futility at Its Worst

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – June 12, 2019) Once it was revealed on Wednesday afternoon that Kevin Durant had already undergone surgery to repair a ruptured right Achilles tendon, we officially learned what we unofficially already felt was the case. Interestingly, the Golden State Warriors had stated there were no updates on KD five minutes…more

B6B: Moxley Tells All in Revelatory Jericho Podcast

B6B: Moxley Tells All in Revelatory Jericho Podcast

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – May 31, 2019) “If this is really what you want…I’m the best man for the job.” – Jon Moxley AKA Dean Ambrose to Vince McMahon If there were ever a podcast every professional wrestling fan should listen to, it’s this week’s tell-all Talk is Jericho interview with Jon Moxley, the…more

B6B: RETRO DEEP SIX DIVE: John Wick (2014)

B6B: RETRO DEEP SIX DIVE: John Wick (2014)

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – May 23, 2019) Somehow, it’s been over five years since the world first visited the Continental Hotel and was introduced to a universe that changed how we view what’s possible in a gritty action franchise. On the surface, John Wick was simple, by-the-book, and straightforward in its approach and in…more

Atlanta Braves to visit Nashville’s Music City Walk of Fame Park and Crazy Town Friday, May 24th

Atlanta Braves to visit Nashville’s Music City Walk of Fame Park and Crazy Town Friday, May 24th

Atlanta Braves to visit Nashville’s Music City Walk of Fame Park and Crazy Town this FRIDAY as a part of Braves Country Road Trip presented by SunTrust WHO:                   Ryan Klesko, Atlanta Braves alumni WHAT:                  The Braves Country Road Trip presented by SunTrust continues on May 24 in Nashville Tenn. The trip is an opportunity for the…more

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Titans vs Patriots: Preseason Week 2 Primer

Titans vs Patriots: Preseason Week 2 Primer

The Titans will wrap up a week spent with the defending Super Bowl champs tonight at Nissan Stadium at 6pm CT. It’s unclear how many starters we’ll see from both sides tonight, and for how long, but any time your team gets to use the New England Patriots as a measuring stick for an entire week, it’s a great opportunity. A few things stood out to me during the two joint practices this week, and a few questions remain from last week that you should be looking for tonight.

Make sure you tune in to 104.5 FM or 1045thezone.com at 4pm CT for all the pregame coverage you’ll need!

Titans vs Patriots: Game Day Info

Titans vs Patriots: Game Day Info

(image courtesy of Tennessee Titans) NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The defending Super Bowl champions are in Music City to face the Tennessee Titans on Saturday, August 17th. Here’s everything you need to know on game day info and how to watch/listen: TENNESSEE TITANS vs NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS Saturday, Aug. 17 (Nissan Stadium) 6:00 PM CT HOW…

Titans at Eagles: Preseason Week 1 Primer

Titans at Eagles: Preseason Week 1 Primer

After seven months and nine days, the Tennessee Titans head to the City of Brotherly Love to play the first snaps of meaningful football this year. The preseason has admittedly lost some of its luster in the past few seasons, but seeing your team face off against a team in a different colored jersey for…

Road Closure Information for Titans Kickoff Party at Nissan Stadium

Road Closure Information for Titans Kickoff Party at Nissan Stadium

TDOT’s bridge repair, which is scheduled to begin at 8 p.m. Friday, will render the Shelby Avenue, James Robertson Parkway, Spring Street and Jefferson Street exits unavailable through 5 a.m. Monday. All secondary roadways, however, will be open through the weekend, including Woodland Street and the Woodland Street Bridge. Fans heading to Nissan Stadium Saturday…

B6B: Hobbs & Shaw Review

B6B: Hobbs & Shaw Review

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – July 31, 2019) Going into Hobbs & Shaw, I had expectations. As nonsensical as much of the Fast and the Furious franchise has been, it’s also been relentlessly and consistently fun. Dating back to Fast Five in 2011, the series took a hard drifting turn to the right and became…

Kevin Byard Extension Makes Him Highest Paid Safety in NFL History

Kevin Byard Extension Makes Him Highest Paid Safety in NFL History

By MADISON BLEVINS (@Madison4Blevins) NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Titans safety Kevin Byard was rumored to receive a contract extension before the 2019 season started, and he just got paid. The Tennessee Titans have agreed to terms with safety Kevin Byard on a multi-year contract extension, the team announced Wednesday; an extension that will make him the highest…

Tennessee’s Tax Free Weekend is July 26-28th

Tennessee’s Tax Free Weekend is July 26-28th

From July 26 to 28, Tennessee shoppers can purchase certain clothing, school supplies and computers tax-free. Tennessee’s current statewide sales tax is 7%, and many local jurisdictions collect an additional local tax of up to 2.46%. That means that shoppers can save as much as 9.46% in sales tax on qualifying purchases during the Tax-Free…

B6B: Stranger Things: Season 3, Episodes 7-8 Review

B6B: Stranger Things: Season 3, Episodes 7-8 Review

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – July 19, 2019) I’ve just got to say…I really enjoyed how this season ended, and for the most part, despite a slow start, the entire year as a whole. One thing we had not seen were the “big” deaths, meaning the exits for the most important characters or ones with…

B6B: Stranger Things: Season 3, Episodes 5-6 Review

B6B: Stranger Things: Season 3, Episodes 5-6 Review

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – July 16, 2019) It turns out Mike Wheeler might have been right to worry and show extreme concern for Eleven’s safety in the sensory deprived, mind bending world behind the blindfold, because now what wasn’t seen is on full display. The Mind Flayer, and by proxy, all of its zombified…

B6B: Stranger Things: Season 3, Episodes 3-4 Review

B6B: Stranger Things: Season 3, Episodes 3-4 Review

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – July 12, 2019) CHAPTER THREE: THE CASE OF THE MISSING LIFEGUARD CHAPTER FOUR: THE SAUNA TEST I was reminded of Eddie Murphy’s classic Delirious special watching these two episodes, you know the one where the couple finds this awesome house that looks like the perfect place to live or spend…

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