Raiders Preview w Coach Rich Bisaccia and The Athletic's Vic Tafur
August 2, 2018
Hosted by Mike Abadir with Co-Host Gino Buccola
This week's radio show features: * An exclusive interview with Raiders' Assistant Head Coach/Special Teams Coach Rich Bisaccia. * Training camp insight from The Athletic's Vic Tafur, who covers the Raiders on a year-round basis. Mike and Gino will cover how Head Coach Jon Gruden assembled his coaching staff and lured Coach Rich Bisaccia to take charge of the special teams unit, along with asking Rich about the key points of emphasis for the team to take a big step forward and bring Oakland a Super Bowl! We will also talk to Vic Tafur about the hot position battles in camp, how the rookies have fared, and what Coach Gruden can do to get the most out of Raiders QB Derek Carr. Do the Raiders have what it takes to get to the playoffs and make a deep run in 2018? This all-Raiders episode is a must listen for every hard core member of Raiders Nation! To call-in to Thursday's show: 1-888-346-9144 or Tweet us: @mikeabadir @It'sMeGinoB
The Mike Abadir Show
Thursday at 11 AM Pacific Time on VoiceAmerica Sports Channel
The Mike Abadir Show brings out a unique sports and business perspective. A current NFL agent licensed by the NFLPA, Mike started his career with the Oakland Raiders as an intern before earning his J.D., so he delivers a knowledgeable approach. Having negotiated numerous deals, Mike shares his insight through a forum that is interview driven. The emphasis of the show is to provide you the quality content that can’t be found through mainstream media outlets.
Along with covering the vastly popular NFL world, the show also has a focus on bringing industry guests from a broad spectrum of sports and business backgrounds. Having grown up with a passion for horse racing, baseball, soccer, and basketball, Mike engages in dialogue covering relevant hot topics, as well as interviewing television personalities and business experts for their detailed insight. Weekly features include a horse racing report with long-time TVG host, Gino Buccola, and much more.
Mike Abadir with Co-Host Gino Buccola
Mike Abadir, a unique and polished negotiator in the areas of sports and real estate contracts, brings his voice to sports radio. His vast experience started as an intern with the Oakland Raiders and has continued to develop as a NFL player agent. He’s always held firm to his mission, which is to work with the athlete to be the best football player on and off the field. Based on his business knowledge and the intricacies of the NFL salary cap, Mike has provided expert analysis on the topic at numerous sports industry seminars, radio shows, and television appearances as a guest NFL player agent.
Mike graduated from U.C. San Diego and later received his law degree from John F. Kennedy University School of Law. Mike is certified as a player-agent by the National Football League Players Association, and currently resides in Los Angeles, California.