Guests you’ll hear when tuning in to Reel Talk Radio!

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Captain Debbie Hanson, host of ESPN Reel Talk Radio, took over at the helm of the show from Captain Rob Modys in January 2020. Hanson is a freshwater fishing guide and outdoor writer living in Estero, FL. Hanson's written work has appeared in publications such as USA Today Hunt & Fish and Florida Game & Fish Magazine. She is also a weekly contract blogger for

Hanson's national speaking engagements include the Saltwater Sportsman Seminar Series with George Poveromo and the Virginia Fly Fishing Festival.

When she’s not on the lakes and canals of Southwest Florida or hosting Reel Talk Radio on Saturday mornings, Debbie can be found lending angling support and encouragement to women of all ages. She has traveled to countries such as Australia, New Zealand, and Africa to further her quest for fishing knowledge while connecting with anglers from across the world.

You can find Debbie on Instagram @shefishes2 or on Twitter @shefishes2

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These are some of the guest you’ll hear when tuning in to Reel Talk Radio!

  • Dave Westra - Tackle Guru
  • Chuck Stevens - Bass Pro Shops
  • JC Collier - Offshore Angler
  • Travis Palmer - Ditch Fishing 101
  • Mark Starnes - Salty Cracker
  • JoNell Modys - Reel Talk Executive Chef
  • Captain Kevin Bellington - Captain Cowboy
  • Captain Jon Fetter - Estero Bay Inshore Guide
  • Nick Davis - 239Flies
  • Captain Steve Johnson -
  • Steve K. - Magic
  • Captain Mike Smith - Snook Angler
  • Captain Alex Dolinski - SW Florida Guide
  • Captain Brad Brown - SW Florida Guide
  • Captain Greg Stamper - SW Florida Guide
  • Joe Mahler - Illustrator and Fly Casting Instructor
  • Captain Mark King - Okeechobee Guide
  • Captain Barry ‘Cuda’ Nichols - SW Florida Guide
  • Captain Codty Pierce - SW Florida Guide
  • Craig McMicken - Danco Fishing Gear



Captain Debbie Hanson

Captain Debbie Hanson in studio




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