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Adam Hoge, Mark Carman and Jarrett Payton put a fun, unique and informative spin on Chicago’s sports conversation on Saturdays and Sundays. Be sure to check out “The Beat On Demand,” a weekly podcast on that takes you behind the Chicago sports scene with an array of one-on-one discussions. Subscribe to the show on iTunes.

Adam Hoge is in his sixth season covering the Chicago Bears. Before that, he covered college football and basketball for eight years. He is a Chicago native who graduated with a journalism degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Mark Carman has hosted radio in Kansas City, nationally for Yahoo! and in Chicago. He spent his formative years watching Michael Jordan and now dreams of taking the court versus John McEnroe and attacking his backhand.

Jarrett Payton, son of the late NFL Hall of Famer Walter Payton, is a radio host, businessman, philanthropist, motivational speaker, former NFL and CFL running back and devoted husband and father.

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