Leroy Butler, Former 4x NFL Pro Bowl Football Star & Chef / Frances Largeman-Roth, Nutrition Expert
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LeRoy Butler may be best known as the 4-time Pro Bowl defensive back for the Green Bay Packers and the creator of the famous Lambeau Leap that has inspired fans for many years. However, now this Super Star on the football field is making a name for himself in the kitchen with Leroy’s Wisconsin Cheese Mac ‘n’ Cheese.In this interview Leroy will dish on his signature dish as part of his National Dairy Month and National Cheese Day celebration. You’ll learn why the ultimate team player is teaming up with award-winning Wisconsin Cheese to create some amazing NEW legend-DAIRY recipes. Frances Largeman-Roth is is a New York Times best selling author and nationally recognized health expert. Frances was the Food and Nutrition Director at Health magazine for nearly eight years. She writes and develops recipes for Parents, BabyCenter, Today.com, Cooking Light magazine and other publications. Frances is a frequent guest on national TV, including the Today Show, Good Morning America, Access Hollywood Live, CNN, The Rachael Ray Show, and The Dr. Oz Show. She has also lent her expertise as a judge for Food Network Challenge and The James Beard Awards.
CHEF LeRoy Butler LEAPS into National Cheese Month with Recipes and Respect for Wisconsin as the “State of Cheese”
Pro Bowler and Packers Hall of Famer LeRoy Butler joins Dane to talk about the legacy of the “Lambeau Leap” and his transition from Super Bowl Champ to Chef. Hear as LeRoy talks about how Wisconsin is leading the way in the world of cheese, and how family farms continue to make America’s Dairyland great. Listen as LeRoy gives us a recipe or two and of course a mention of his famous Mac-N-Cheese. For more information on it all and the 600 types of cheese being made in Wisconsin go to https://www.wisconsincheese.com https://serve.castfire.com/audio/3847180/3847180_2021-06-12-235720.64kmono.mp3
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Former Green Bay Packer and inventor of the Lambeau Leap, LeRoy Butler, joins Charlie this week on the CripesCast. They talk about all things football, the Midwest, and rate other Packers' Lambeau leaps.
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The 31st edition of Whe're They At features 4-time All-Pro and Pro Bowl Safety, Super Bowl (XXXI) champion & broadcaster, LeRoy Butler. LeRoy emerged from a tough childhood to help spearhead a renaissance with Florida State University's football program in the late-1980's. He went on to excel with the Green Bay Packers for all 12 years of his NFL career as a major contributor to another renaissance as the Packers won Super Bowl XXXI in the 1996 season, and made the big game again the following season. LeRoy is a member of the Packers Hall of Fame and the 1990's NFL All-Decade Team at the Safety position. He was a finalist for the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2020. He's the Creator of the Lambeau Leap as well. Now, he is a broadcaster covering the Packers and has launched an initiative against Bullying. See LeRoy's website for more information on his inspirational work and endeavors: www.leroybutlerinc.com. Host Nabaté Isles had the honor to speak with LeRoy on a cornucopia of topics including: 03:23-On how his family is doing within the pandemic. 06:50-Doesn't think it's safe for schools to open at this time. 09:43-Remembers his former teammate, Tootie Robbins, who recently passed away due to Covid-19. 12:33-Reflects on his meager childhood with physical disabilities as well as the strength his Mother instilled in him. 17:38-On his divine discovery that he didn't need leg braces at age 8! 21:39-Will his alma mater, Robert E. Lee High School change its name? Also, reminisces on the overwhelming racism at the school but the brotherhood on the football team. 27:09-Gravitating towards Florida State University to be under the tutelage of Hall of Fame coach, Bobby Bowden. 30:43-On how he and Hall of Famer Deion Sanders contributed to the FSU renaissance. 36:40-The rich history of the Green Bay Packers provided inspiration for LeRoy. 38:17-Doesn't understand why current players don't reach out to the greats before them. 44:05-On how Hall of Fame General Manager Ron Wolf and Head Coach Mike Holmgren led the Packers' return to glory. 49:40-On how elite defensive coordinators Ray Rhodes and Fritz Shurmur helped LeRoy become an All-Pro Safety. 55:47-On birthing the 'Lambeau Leap'! 58:07-Shares a funny story when he met President Bill Clinton. 1:00:10-Discusses how the Packers could have won more Super Bowls in the 1990's. 1:02:26-Thoughts on when he will finally be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. 1:05:45-On why LeRoy feels that Hall of Fame Quarterback and Packers legend Bart Starr's number 15 should be retired throughout the National Football League. 1:09:04-More impactful Packers QB: Brett Favre OR Aaron Rodgers? 1:10:41-His memories of Hall of Famer Brett Favre as a teammate. 1:13:18-Does he agree with Brett Favre stating that Aaron Rodgers would be better off leaving the Packers to play for the Chicago Bears? 1:14:41-Shares his outlook on the 2020 Packers, will they be a Top-2 team in the NFC again? 1:19:11-Should the NFL consider a 'Bubble' system? 1:23:26-On some of the NCAA Football power conferences postponed the season until the Spring. 1:24:50-His thoughts on the tension between the players and coaching staff at FSU. 1:26:13-LeRoy provides his candid take on his former FSU teammate Deion Sanders joining the controversial Barstool Sports. 1:27:33-Who's the Best Safety in the current NFL? 1:28:38-He wants to see his Milwaukee Bucks in the NBA Finals. 1:29:27-NO HUDDLE segment of random questions for LeRoy. 1:36:46-LeRoy's Mount Rushmore for Florida State football AND the Green Bay Packers. Follow Whe're They At on www.twitter.com/whe_retheyat, www.instagram.com/whe.retheyat and www.facebook.com/whe.retheyatpodcast/ ! Musical selections are from Nabaté Isles' album, 'Eclectic Excursions', available on iTunes, Spotify, Google Play, Amazon, Tidal, etc. Check out his website as well: www.nabateisles.com
Michael is joined by Packers legend LeRoy Butler, who was a finalist for the Pro Football Hall of Fame earlier this year. A second-round pick in 1990, Butler developed into one of the best safeties in the league and would later be named to the NFL's All-Decade Team for the '90s. Butler made the Pro Bowl four times during his 12 years in Green Bay (1990-2001) and was also named first-team All-Pro in each of those seasons. Tune in for some incredible stories about Butler's journey from the projects of Jacksonville to hoisting the Lombardi Trophy.