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[Audio] Neal Bradley on the Beginning of the Racer Football Season

via Murray State Racer Athletics Facebook

On Sounds Good?, Tracy Ross and "The Voice of the Racers" Neal Bradley discuss the first two games of the season. They also preview the next couple of match-ups, including tonight's trip to Carbondale to play Southern Illinois.


Bradley says the youth of the team contributed to the Racers losing their first two games. He says the freshman and sophomore offensive line shows potential but lacks experience. In the game against Missouri State, Bradley says he was surprised to see quarterback KDHumphries with three interceptions and a red zone fumble for a total of four turnovers. On the positive side, Bradley says the defense performed well.


But until the Racers block better up front and get a running game established, they’re gonna have continued difficulty winning ball games,” Bradley said. He adds that running back Mark Dodson has a toe injury which may keep him off the field and leave the Racers struggling.


The Racers take on the Carbondale Salukis tonight. Bradley says the team will need to exploit its speed against the bulky Salukis in order to win. Next Saturday the Racers open OVC play hosting Southeast Missouri, which Bradley calls a winnable game. 

Tracy started working for WKMS in 1994 while attending Murray State University. After receiving his Bachelors and Masters degrees from MSU he was hired as Operations/Web/Sports Director in 2000. Tracy hosted All Things Considered from 2004-2012 and has served as host/producer of several music shows including Cafe Jazz, and Jazz Horizons. In 2001, Tracy revived Beyond The Edge, a legacy alternative music program that had been on hiatus for several years. Tracy was named Program Director in 2011 and created the midday music and conversation program Sounds Good in 2012 which he hosts Monday-Thursday. Tracy lives in Murray with his wife, son and daughter.
A proud native of Murray, Kentucky, Allison grew up roaming the forests of western Kentucky and visiting national parks across the country. She graduated in 2014 from Murray State University where she studied Environmental Sustainability, Television Production, and Spanish. She loves meeting new people, questioning everything, and dancing through the sun and the rain. She hopes to make a positive impact in this world several endeavors at a time.
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