Dr. Andy Jacobs talks with former Kansas Jayhawk Calvin Thompson about Kansas basketball, the NCAA tournament, and the differences between confidence and cockiness.
Dr. Jacobs interviews Mike Gage regarding the suicide of his stepdaughter, a high school soccer player. Dr. Jacobs also discusses factors involved in how people can be more aware of stressors and pressures on young people today.
Dr. Jacobs discusses the importance of mental health in sports. He talks about what coaches should do when an athlete is troubled and how to talk to them about the issue.
Dr. Jacobs discusses Cam Newton’s behavior after the Super Bowl in his postgame press conference and how this can be the most teachable moment from this year’s Super Bowl.
Dr. Jacobs discusses and talks with callers about the roles fans can play in sporting events at all levels. He also talks about the importance of separating yourself from your sports teams.
Dr. Jacobs talks with callers about the importance of sportsmanship vs. an emphasis on winning.
Dr. Jacobs talks about the Kansas City Chiefs playoff loss to the New England Patriots and how fans, coaches, and players can deal with disappointment.
Dr. Jacobs talks about the role attitude has played in the Chiefs’ eleven-game winning streak and how it played a role in the Cincinnati Bengals’ collapsing in their loss to Pittsburgh in the playoffs.
Dr. Jacobs begins his 25th year on radio talking about the qualities of effective and ineffective coaches. He talks with callers about their beliefs and experiences and gives suggestions in how coaches can become more successful.
Dr. Jacobs talks with callers about the power of believing and discusses why having a positive mindset can help anyone have success.