5 Things We Know On A Sunday – Father’s Day Edition – From Omaha Traditions To Phil Mickelson & The World Cup

June 17, 2018

5 Things We Know On A Sunday – Father’s Day Edition    I’ve been to Omaha three times now to cover the College World Series and Texas Tech Baseball and I’ve still yet to eat a Runza sandwich. I really don’t feel like I’m missing out yet. Maybe this trip. . . Inside CWS information you won’t find on the ESPN broadcast? One of the hobbies for folks in Omaha…


5 Things We Know On A Sunday – The Love God Gives Moms To Give

May 13, 2018

5 Things We Know On A Sunday – The Love God Gives Moms To Give     My in-laws got us a really nice rain gauge a few Christmas’ back. I can’t wait to see if it works! I know kids still buy and collect baseball cards, but I don’t think it’s the same these days. I’m doubting many kids take the “doubles” or the player they really don’t like and…


A Slice Of Red River History, With A Side Of Great Food – Our Visit With Chef/Owner Brett Lewis From Brett’s Bistro

April 30, 2018

Last week we got to spend some time in one of our favorite spots, Red River, New Mexico.  When we are there, TheRaiderland.com calls Lifts West home. One of the worst kept secrets is the great food downstairs at Lifts West at Brett’s Bistro. We spent some time with Chef/Owner Brett Lewis last week. We didn’t just talk food, we talked about the history of a great mountain valley town….


5 Things We Know On A Sunday – From Talladega To Tacos, NFL To Bill Cosby And Donald Trump

April 29, 2018

5 Things We Know On A Sunday     If you’re not a NASCAR fan, don’t watch today’s race at Talladega until about 20 laps to go. You will be bored and won’t get it if you watch from the start. If you’re a NASCAR fan you’re listening this morning to NASCAR Radio on Sirius channel 90. Really looking forward to this one today. I think we will come out of…


Periscope Update: Texas Tech Baseball, Lady Raider Rebuild, Red Raider Spring Report

April 11, 2018

Talking about the Lady Raiders process of rebuilding with a new head coach and staff, a look back at Texas Tech baseball and why head coach Tim Tadlock had to be ejected from the game along with Masters and check in with Texas Tech spring football. The #TexasTech WBB rebuild, Baseball gets ejected at DBU, NFL draft, your ?s #WreckEm https://t.co/l5hik9J6p7 — Ryan Hyatt (@RyanHyattMedia) April 11, 2018


Periscope Update: Texas Tech Baseball Wins, Lady Raiders Coach Search Down to One?

April 6, 2018

Is the Texas Tech Lady Raiders coaching search down to just one person? We talk about that and take a look at Red Raider baseball’s dominant 15-6 win over Kansas today in Lawrence. Plus a preview of the Texas Tech football scrimmage this weekend.   #TexasTech Lady Raider coach search down to 1? Baseball wins big, what to watch for in football scrimmage. #WreckEm https://t.co/7TovBCa238 — Ryan Hyatt (@RyanHyattMedia) April 7,…


The Sunday Nightcap – Biggest Question About Texas Tech Basketball & Everything Else You’re Talking About Tonight. . .

March 25, 2018

Settle in and pour yourself a beverage. It’s time for the Sunday Nightcap in Raiderland. What’s the biggest question about Texas Tech Basketball? What’s next for Red Raider Baseball? Did we really root for Kansas over Duke? All of that plus some NASCAR and Golf thoughts as well as our weekly segment on “What We Are Reading, What We Are Listening To”. Oh ya, we talk about what your really…


5 Things We Know On A Sunday – From Food P.R. To 4-Way Stops, Folks Who Don’t Think They Have Bosses To Broccoli

March 18, 2018

5 Things We Know On A Sunday –    There’s a lot of good food out there that suffers from bad marketing and P.R. In a day and age when folks are trying to change the names of schools, teams and home appliances because they might be offensive it’s high-time we look at changing the names of certain foods for the betterment of society. Let’s start with broccoli. It’s really…