Gotta Say It



Gotta Say It (GSI) is a sports podcast hosted by Dr. Marvin Williams and produced by Matthew Ryan. The show focuses on the world of sports outside the stats. Whether it be cultural, social, or personal. GSI delves into it with a smart and amusing take on sports. From Football to Futbol, GSI discusses it with passion and dedication.


  • Gotta Say it; Episode 12: Combination platter

    14/03/2014 Duração: 37min

    The boys return with a look at the National Football League off season. Who will go where, why, when and how? Michael Vick: What happens now after the Eagles are fully entrenched in the Foles era. will he wear Green, Purple...White? Matt thinks he'd look good in a mauve... Matt is crazy.

  • Gotta Say It: Episode 11: WE'RE TALKING BASKETBALL... BASKET...BALL

    03/07/2013 Duração: 44min

    Basketball is not Marvin and Matt's favorite sport... But they do enjoy it and the boys of GSI give you 45 minutes of NBA discussion. Wrapping up their thoughts on the NBA Finals, potential Free agency moves, and the continuing saga of Lebron James. Matt and Marvin go through this and much more on the 11th edition of GSI! Follow us on twitter @gottasayitradio

  • Gotta Say IT: Episode 10 Tebow, sports media, and the love of hockey

    25/06/2013 Duração: 43min

    GSI celebrates its tenth episode, with a huge discussion regarding the controversy surrounding the New England Patriots, the broadening and possible bastardizing of the sports media, and one of Matt and Marvin's favorite discussion topics, The National Hockey League! Join Dr. Marvin Williams, and Matt Ryan as they go in depth behind the reasons why Rob Gronkowski is just getting the surgery he needs, how Tim Tebow has in fact gotten a raw deal, and the potential decline of the Brady- Belichick era in Boston. Speaking of Boston, Matt and Marvin discuss the (now over) Stanley cup finals and playoffs. From there love of the game, their dislike of Gary Bettman,and who should take his job and more! Right here on Gotta Say It

  • Gotta Say It: Episode 9 The name of the game is defense

    19/06/2013 Duração: 33min

    Dr. Marvin Williams and Matt Ryan return with the 9th episode of Gotta Say it! This edition focuses on the NBA Finals! One night after an amazing game six and one night before the decisive game seven, Marvin and Matt take a look at the major players in this series. Lebron James and Tim Duncan. From the athleticism of Lebron James, to Marvin's personal connection to Tim Duncan. Listen to this and more on GOTTA SAY IT!

  • Gotta Say It: Episode 8: Same Island, Different Game

    03/06/2013 Duração: 22min

    Dr. Marvin Williams, and Matthew "et all" Ryan return with the 8th episode of Gotta Say It. Once again focusing on a major issue in the sports world, close to both of their hearts. The New York Islanders. From the aborted "Kansas City" experiment, to the political and social red tape surrounding various projects that would have kept the Islanders in Long Island, to the rise of the Islanders... When it may be too late to keep them in their home. Join Marvin and Matt as they discuss an issue that is conflicting, confusing and profoundly interesting on this episode of Gotta Say It.

  • Gotta say It: Episode 7: The Creepy Circus

    26/05/2013 Duração: 30min

    Marvin Williams, and Matthew Ryan return and talk baseball. But this episode focuses on the two divisions that Marvin and Matt obsess over. The American League East and the National League East. From the creepy circus that is the New York Metropolitans, to the surprising greatness of the Atlanta Braves. Marvin and Matt discuss the world of NL East baseball. Matt also gives a dissertation on his dislike for Miami Sound Machine's (nee Marlins) owner, Jeffery Loria. Then we take focus on the AL East, from Marvin's Boston Red Soxopolitans, to the Yankees winning without a majority of their stars. All the while Matt yelling that it's May, while silently burning his 2013 AL East champion Toronto Blue Jays banner. Listen to Gotta Say it right here on this website, or subscribe to us on Itunes, or Podomatic!

  • Gotta Say It: Episode 6, A social trust.

    23/05/2013 Duração: 30min

    Gotta Say It returns with a focus on the two teams that play at the "World's most famous arena," Madison Square Garden. Join Marvin Williams, and Matthew Ryan as they discuss the woes of the New York Knickerbockers, and the New York Rangers. Marvin and Matt also delve into "social trust" aspect of major sports franchises. And how owners break that trust with their teams fans. And in an interesting conversation, Marvin breaks down whether Carmelo Anthony, compares to Vince Carter, Penny Hardaway or Allen Iverson in terms of potential vs. outcome. All of this and so much more on GSI!

  • Gotta Say It: Episode 5, There are only 3 conferences.

    20/05/2013 Duração: 25min

    Dr. Marvin Williams and Matthew Ryan return with the 5th edition of GSI. This week on the show, they delve into the idea of the new college football playoff system. What does it mean for the Bowl games? What is it impact on players? Marvin and Matt also discuss the prevalence of the SEC in College football. Marvin gives a first hand experience of it when he was entering the NCAA in the mid 80's. All this and a lot more. Listen to Gotta Say IT on our website, or follow us on Itunes, Twitter @Gottasayitradio, and like us on facebook!

  • GSI Episode Episode 4: MLB Ticketing issues and the list

    15/05/2013 Duração: 29min

    Major League baseball is nearly 2 months in, and Gotta Say it is here to discuss... Not the play on the field, but the lack of people watching the games live. Join Dr. Marvin Williams, and Matt Ryan as they discuss the issues surrounding Major League Baseball. From not being able to draw fans to the ballpark, to the lack of African American's in baseball. Matt also yells about his issues with the price of Mets opening day tickets, and Marvin discusses the list of "THOSE WHO SHALL NOT BE NAMED" on GSI! Follow us on Twitter @Gottasayitradio Like us on Facebook by searching Gotta Say it!

  • GSI Episode 3: Bettman, Playoffs, and how they anger Matt.

    06/05/2013 Duração: 23min

    We're deep into the first round of the NHL playoffs, and GSI gives you their thoughts on the 2013 NHL Season, plus their thoughts on Gary Bettman, the world of hockey in general and so much more. Subscribe to us on iTunes, like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter @Gottasayitradio and be a part of the GSI Nation!

  • One more note: Mr. Irrelevant

    01/05/2013 Duração: 03min

    Dr. Marvin Williams introduces the minisode known as One more note. Where he gives a monologue, regarding a topic in the sports world. This edition focuses on the man that was chosen last in this year's NFL Draft, Justice Cunningham also known as Mr. Irrelevant. For more information on GSI. Like us on Facebook by searching Gotta Say it, or follow us on twitter @Gottasayitradio.