After Orange Slices

After Orange Slices

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Former NFL Cheerleader and current journalist Bridget Case breaks down “real life” outside the game and sucker punches athlete stereotypes mid-interview. Sports figures join the show each week with juicy tell all tales from on and off the field. Pro and NCAA athletes talk life after the game and current sports news. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/bridget-case/support


Your Network is Your Net Worth, with Shakeout’s Classye James
Jan 17 • 53 min
New CBA announced for the athletes of the WNBA, congrats ladies! How do you translate your personal brand as an athlete into the workforce? Former D1 Basketball Player Classye James is here to break it all down for ya! Classye is the CEO and Founder of…
Choosing life or the knife: A healthy athlete blueprint, with Dr. Chad Stephens
Jan 13 • 42 min
It’s the morning of the College Football National Championship…I’m 100% confident the Tigers win. Get it? ;) Dr. Chad Stephens, Interventional Pain and Sports Medicine Physician, joins the show today! Dr. Stephens is a surgeon, non-invasive treatment…
Building your Legacy off the field, with Taj Dashaun
Jan 10 • 51 min
What good is an athletic mindset if you’re not applying it to something that you actually care about? These wise words from today’s guest, Taj Dashaun. Taj is a former college football player at Stony Brook University who now helps fellow athletes “Thrive…
“Getting injured saved me mentally,” with Texas Volleyball Player & Blogger Blair Westerlund
Dec 20, 2019 • 48 min
Blair Westerlund joins the podcast! Blair has survived the highest of pressures as a D1 athlete, but didn’t get to leave the court completely on her own terms. After tearing her ACL and undergoing multiple surgeries, the University of Texas Volleyball…
Finding Faith and Purpose: Sports Spectrum Podcast Host & Former ESPN Producer Jason Romano
Dec 16, 2019 • 56 min
With Christmas just around the corner, it’s a perfect time to remind ourselves what the spirit of the season truly means. Jason Romano joins the show today to talk following his purpose in sports ministry. Jason is the host of the Sports Spectrum Podcast,…
Baller to Blogger: Redefining the male athlete in the digital age, with Drew Mellon & Molly Hogan
Dec 13, 2019 • 69 min
Drew Mellon is your classic D1 college athlete. As a walk-on at the nationally acclaimed University of Arizona basketball team, Drew lived out every kid’s dream of suiting up on the world’s biggest stage and punching multiple tickets to the NCAA…
“Many ways to get to the cheese”, with NFL Agent Sam Leaf Ireifej
Dec 9, 2019 • 74 min
CFP Rankings are out! Who is in? And what does that mean for the future of college athletics? NFL Agent Sam Leaf Ireifej joins the show to share his opinion on the future of the NCAA and give us the inside scoop on what it takes to become an agent. Sam is…
Reach out with a Reason: Work In Sports’ Brian Clapp is the Networking Guru
Dec 6, 2019 • 46 min
Are you on LinkedIn yet? By the end of this episode, YOU WILL BE. Meet the mastermind of professional networking, Brian Clapp. Brian is the Host of the Work in Sports Podcast and VP of Content and Engaged Learning at WorkinSports.com. Work in Sports is a…
Athletes Overcoming Addiction: How a game of catch 37 years ago saved lives, with College Football stars Dan Devaney & Walter Bailey
Dec 2, 2019 • 72 min
Dan Devaney and Walter Bailey grew up in Oregon and went on to star as some of the best defensive forces in the Pac-10. Dan is a Duck and Walter is a Husky, but the conference rivalry is the only thing that separates them. Dan was Walter’s football hero…
The Guide to Intuitive Eating: Crushing eating disorder stereotypes & health barriers with RD Katie Spada
Nov 29, 2019 • 58 min
Two toddlers make a quick appearance before introducing the next AOS guest, Katie Spada! Katie is a Dietitian and Nutritionist who is best known for her brand “Fueling Former Athletes”. She spent all of her life competing in synchronized swimming and…
You’re more than a million bucks: vegan fried chicken company serves Shark Tank with a tall order
Nov 25, 2019 • 38 min
DISCLAIMER: Bridget is really sick and sounds like a dying turkey. You might not recognize her. But perfect timing because it’s almost Turkey Day, and the AOS podcast celebrates with a special guest! Deborah Torres is best known as the woman who went…
Believe in the Power of the Mind: Lessons from missing the Olympics, with 2x National Champion Swimmer Seth Pepper
Nov 22, 2019 • 52 min
What do you do when you’re one of the best swimmers in the world, racing stroke for stroke with the reigning Olympic Gold Medalist, but you peak between Olympic Games? You harness the power of the mind. 2x National Champion Swimmer Seth Pepper pops in…
Where do we go after Gold? Olympic Gold Medalist Louise Dobson
Nov 18, 2019 • 49 min
Australian Olympic Gold Medalist Louise Dobson joins the show! From leading the Hockeyroos to #1 in the world to missing her own home country Olympic Games in Sydney, Lou knows what it’s like to be at the top and deal with the ultimate trials that follow…
Professor Plum in the Rage Room with the Hockey Stick: How an NHL Mascot went viral, with Lauren Capone
Nov 15, 2019 • 53 min
What started as a Twitter battle between bird and prey one year ago ended up launching the National Hockey League’s first worldwide influencer - Gritty. The Philadelphia Flyers’ mascot turned 1 year old in September, and he’s been able to gain more…
Pt. 1 Take a Chance on Yourself: From Walmart to the NFL with Jajuan Harley
Nov 8, 2019 • 34 min
Once a Walmart employee, Jajuan Harley seized every opportunity that came his way to achieve his dream of playing professional football - even if that meant training on the Walmart treadmills at midnight and sleeping in his car. But what make’s a rich man…
Pt. 2 Take a Chance on Yourself: Turning a Bad Decision into Opportunity with Noah Whittle
Nov 8, 2019 • 24 min
Noah Whittle had the chance to play running back at a four year university. But, one wrong decision and that opportunity was gone forever. In a new era where NCAA athletes will be getting paid soon, it’s important to remember the ones who have come before…
“Decluttering for Dummies” with Organized Jane
Nov 1, 2019 • 28 min
We all could use a little less clutter in our lives. Enter Jane Stoller, better known as “Organized Jane”. As the world’s first “Life-Biz” organizer, she’s a pro at helping entrepreneurs, athletes, moms, and helpless souls get their ish together. Whether…
Writing a Reading Revolution, with MLS Goalkeeper Jeff Attinella
Oct 25, 2019 • 54 min
We kick off the show with Bridget’s take on the Astros’ firing of their outspoken Assistant GM. Will the Nationals sweep Houston to win the World Series? MLS Goalkeeper Jeff Attinella of the Portland Timbers joins the podcast to talk about all of his off…
Choosing a winning mentality, with NY Yankees Mental Conditioning Coach Lauren Johnson
Oct 18, 2019 • 47 min
LeBron overshadows the MLB postseason this week as an unofficial diplomat and the Nationals are headed to their first franchise World Series! As the Yankees and Astros battle in the ALCS for a spot in the 2019 World Series, NYY Mental Conditioning…
Special Teams Stud to Artist Extraordinare: Ayele Adika goes all out
Oct 11, 2019 • 56 min
Ayele Forde aka Ayele Adika is here to talk life after football! An American born artist based in Portland, Yay has been honing his craft for the past 15 years. His multi-medium images and use of acrylics on clear film is his signature style. Yay…
When winning is never good enough: Tennis Legend Julie Heldman’s fight for survival
Oct 4, 2019 • 81 min
Bridget and Lauren debate the good and the wtf of the new Fair Pay to Play Bill that will allow college athletes in California to get paid starting in 2023. (2:41) One of the “Original 9” joins the show today! (26:40) Julie Heldman is a pro tennis…
He died 3x and lived to tell the tale: TShane Johnson is Superman
Sep 27, 2019 • 38 min
First he was left for dead and flatlined three times. Then he was homeless for two years. Now, TShane Johnson is an unbelievable motivational speaker, author, athlete and marine vet. In part of his fourth “Hike Across America Tour”, he set out on a two…
HBO’s “Ballers” Star Donovan Carter: Returning to the Field
Sep 20, 2019 • 48 min
TV star Donovan Carter joins the podcast! AKA Vernon Littlefield, a Cowboys Defensive End on HBO’s Hit Show “Ballers”. Donovan tells us how he found acting, and what life was REALLY like when his dreams of playing in the NFL were crushed after a college…
Bonus: Fresh Squeeze on NFL Headaches
Sep 13, 2019 • 17 min
Physical Therapist, Author and Concussion Specialist Dr. Mansi Vakil discusses concussion myths, where we are on CTE research in living brains, and why we need more female NFL coaches. Get a copy of her book Concussion and Sports on Amazon. Sponsored by…
Concussions: Get Your Head Out of the Game
Sep 13, 2019 • 31 min
“When in doubt sit it out”…but what all-star athlete has ever voluntarily sat out of a championship game because he hit his head too hard? What MVP doesn’t return to the field because she’s got a bit of a headache? Dr. Mansi Vakil joins the podcast to…
Becoming your own boss, with Olympic Medalist Holly McPeak
Sep 6, 2019 • 47 min
Three-time Beach Volleyball Olympian, 2004 Medalist, and Volleyball Hall of Famer Holly McPeak talks finding a new career (or two, maybe three?) after sports. When she’s not covering NCAA games on Pac-12 Network or ESPN, Holly hosts the new “Sports Like a…
Bonus: Andrew Luck retires, Gronk and CBD
Aug 30, 2019 • 14 min
Between Andrew Luck’s surprise retirement and Rob Gronkowski’s endorsement of CBD products, Bridget and Lauren tackle the biggest bombs dropped in the NFL this week. Quiktract is the easiest way to draft and sign a contract right on your mobile phone. Put…
From Turf to Tech: Oregon Football, meet Quiktract
Aug 30, 2019 • 32 min
Former Oregon Wide Receiver Blake Stanton joins the show to introduce AOS’ newest sponsor - Quiktract. Blake is the current EVP and Partner of the tech platform, but don’t put him in a box…there’s so much more. Quiktract is the easiest way to draft and…
Bonus: Fresh Squeeze with Lauren Plum
Aug 24, 2019 • 19 min
Part 2 of “Girl Walks into a German Bath Haus…” explores Pro Volleyball player Lauren Plum’s experience abroad. If you can’t say something nice, then make it funny. Twitter: @bridgetcase_ Instagram: @afterorangeslices —- This episode is sponsored by ·…
Girl walks into a German bath haus… with Lauren Plum
Aug 23, 2019 • 35 min
Former Pac-12 Setter of the Year turned Pro, Lauren Plum shares her freeing experience of playing professional volleyball in Germany. Bridget and Lauren reminisce on the good, the bad, and the pink panthers of college athlete life at Oregon. Relax, shave…
Plan B?? How to employ the unemployed with Jeff Eberhart
Aug 16, 2019 • 25 min
Sometimes it doesn’t always work out the way we dreamed. Can we get a do over? Executive Director of the Oregon Athlete Foundation Jeff Eberhart helps College and Pro Ducks enter corporate America and learn to swim with society. Bridget talks lying her…
Bonus: Fresh Squeeze with Shaun Chase
Aug 8, 2019 • 12 min
Bridget and Shaun pick apart current sports culture. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/bridget-case/support
Confidence, Sexuality, and Identity off the Diamond
Aug 8, 2019 • 36 min
In this inaugural episode of AOS, former Oregon Catcher Shaun Chase dishes on post baseball life. Bridget and Shaun discuss coming out, coping with loss, discovering hidden talents, and learning how to dress nice. Music by White Gold. —- This episode is…
After Orange Slices Trailer
Aug 7, 2019 • 0 min
Want to know what life is really like when the whistle blows for good? Listen to a lineup of star-studded guests on the After Orange Slices Podcast. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/bridget-case/support