Neal had the longest-running sports talk show in Dayton. Dayton Sports Scene started 15 years ago with Neal as host, running half an hour twice a week. The eight years, the show was on 4-6 p.m. every weekday during drive time.
“When I first started, sports talk radio, 24/7 was new,” Neal said. “When I started working at the station in 2000 we were a CNN affiliate and we ran block programming in the afternoon. It’s really evolved.