PodUp with Matthews in the Morning is a sports podcast that hosts Gator Greats and nationally known sports journalists 5 days a week.



PodUp with Matthews in the Morning is a daily 55-minute sports podcast where no sports topic is off-limits! Gator Sports, college sports, pro sports, and even Central Florida high school sports, will all be on the field of discussion.

Join Hall of Fame Gator and 14 year NFL veteran, Shane Matthews, every Monday through Friday at 8:00 AM ET as he invites and talks with award-winning journalists, Gator Greats, Head Coaches, and current and former college & professional players from all sports. You can listen, watch, and call into the show on Facebook Live, YouTube, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, & 34 other platforms.

#1 daily sports podcast PodUp with Matthews in the Morning


#1 daily sports podcast PodUp with Matthews in the Morning



Wake up every morning and get your Florida Gators and sports news before you’ve reached your desk. Florida Gators Great and 14 year NFL veteran Shane Matthews hosts the podcast Monday-Friday and interviews some of the biggest names in sports. He’s joined every Monday, Wednesday, & Friday by his former 99.5fm The Star Sports Show with JC & the QB radio host, Johnny “JC” Cornell from 8-8:25

Shane Matthews



Shane Matthews (QB) was born in Cleveland, MS. He was a 3 sport star in high school and was named Mississippi High School Player of the Year as a senior. In college at the University of Florida, Shane led the Gators to SEC Championships in ’90 and ’91, was named All SEC Quarterback ’90-’92 and SEC Player of the Year ’90-’91. While at UF, Shane set 51 school records and 19 SEC records. He was inducted into the University of Florida Hall of Fame in 2002, as well as the Florida-Georgia Hall of Fame in 1996. Shane went on to play 14 years in the NFL, twice named NFL Player of the Week. He is the founder of CAMPQB, the top quarterback camp in the country. Shane has 2 children, Brooke and Luke.

Johnny Cornell



John Cornell (JC) has been in radio since 1982. With a BA in communication from the University of Alabama, coupled with post graduate work at the University of Florida, JC started in television as sports director/anchor at WHLT-TV in Hattiesburg, MS in 1988. He worked at WCJB-TV20 in Gainesville, Florida for 8 years as an anchor/reporter and Sports Director/anchor until 1997. Currently, JC is Vice President at Cornerstone Financial Group working as a Financial Planner in Gainesville. JC has two children, Jack and Sam.


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