Sports Media with Richard Deitsch

By Cadence13 and Richard Deitsch

The Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch is a weekly show that features interviews with members of the sports media about their work, as well as roundtables with sports media reporters about television, digital, audio/radio, print, and other forms of media. You can read Richard’s work at The Athletic and hear his words at Sportsnet 590 The Fan in Toronto.

  1. 1.
    The NFL’s emails featuring New York Times writer Ken Belson and Jemele Hill. Plus, Grant Wahl on soccer writing as a profession
    1:27:47
  2. 2.
    ESPN’s Jeff Van Gundy and a sports media roundtable with Kavitha Davidson of The Athletic and Chad Finn of The Boston Globe
    1:47:17
  3. 3.
    A conversation with Bucks broadcaster Lisa Byington and Sixers broadcaster Kate Scott. Plus, Eli Saslow of The Washington Post on his new book on America and COVID
    1:13:16
  4. 4.
    Conrad Thompson and Jeff Jarrett on the process of creating a successful podcast
    59:04
  5. 5.
    Ken Burns
    29:16
  6. 6.
    Gus Johnson and Aqib Talib of Fox Sports
    30:01
  7. 7.
    Kevin Clark of The Ringer and a sports media roundtable with Kavitha Davidson of The Athletic and Chad Finn of The Boston Globe
    1:16:23
  8. 8.
    ESPN college football reporter Molly McGrath and New York Times writer and Roger Federer author Chris Clarey
    1:07:05
  1. 9.
    The WWE’s Seth Rollins — and The Athletic’s Scott Dochterman on MLB’s Field of Dreams game
    55:04
  2. 10.
    ESPN’s David Purdum on the intersection of gambling and the sports media and Mirin Fader on her new biography on Giannis Antetokounmpo
    1:04:39
  3. 11.
    Rebecca Lowe of NBC Sports from Tokyo
    35:46
  4. 12.
    Kavitha Davidson on declining Olympic viewership and how Simone Biles was covered
    36:33
  5. 13.
    Chad Finn on whether the Olympics will be a viewership hit or miss and ESPN’s Manning Megacast and Melanie Newman on her journey calling MLB games
    58:46
  6. 14.
    Jemele Hill on what’s next for ESPN and Fabian Ardaya on covering Shohei Ohtani
    58:39
  7. 15.
    Kavitha Davidson and Jane McManus on the New York Times story on Rachel Nichols and Maria Taylor
    55:29
  8. 16.
    Mike Golic
    47:23
  9. 17.
    Michael Kay and Jon Wertheim
    1:13:30
  10. 18.
    ESPN’s Ian Darke and Anthony Crupi of Sportico
    50:47
  11. 19.
    Jemele Hill and Tom Hannifan
    1:11:55
  12. 20.
    The Athletic’s Kavitha Davidson and Sports Illustrated’s Jimmy Traina
    1:08:31
  13. 21.
    ESPN feature producers Lauren Stowell and Jenna Contreras and Julie Stewart-Binks of Fubo TV
    1:07:31
  14. 22.
    James Andrew Miller on the end of Kenny Mayne at ESPN
    31:12
  15. 23.
    The Future of Sports Viewership and Ratings
    40:49
  16. 24.
    NBC News and MSNBC National Political Correspondent Steve Kornacki and The Athletic NFL reporter Tashan Reed
    1:07:29
  17. 25.
    ESPN’s David Purdum on sports gambling and Grant Wahl on the Super League and MLS media rights
    56:32
  18. 26.
    Jimmy Traina of Sports Illustrated and Chad Finn of the Boston Globe
    58:59
  19. 27.
    Paul Heyman goes behind the scenes on Wrestlemania and the WWE
    1:13:44
  20. 28.
    NFL Network reporter Stacey Dales and ESPN MLB Reporter Marly Rivera
    1:09:28
  21. 29.
    James Andrew Miller and Anthony Crupi on the NFL’s new media deals
    51:23
  22. 30.
    The ESPN-NHL new media rights deal
    32:47
  23. 31.
    How to create a great podcast with Conrad Thompson and Jim Ross
    56:01
  24. 32.
    John Ourand on the immediate future of the NFL on television and streaming services
    36:40
  25. 33.
    Steve Levy of ESPN
    53:27
  26. 34.
    An examination of Super Bowl Viewership with John Ourand and Austin Karp
    33:45
  27. 35.
    Chelsea Janes of The Washington Post and Sportnet's (Canada) Donnovan Bennett
    59:27
  28. 36.
    Sports Business Daily media writer John Ourand
    35:14
  29. 37.
    Rhiannon Walker and Britt Ghiroli of The Athletic and writer and educator Jane McManus
    46:14
  30. 38.
    Broadcaster Noah Eagle on calling the Nickelodeon NFL game and Ryan S. Clark of The Athletic of the NHL
    1:05:17
  31. 39.
    James Andrew Miller on ESPN's future
    43:13
  32. 40.
    Renee Paquette and Shalise Manza Young
    1:13:15
  33. 41.
    Jimmy Traina and Jane McManus
    1:24:56
  34. 42.
    James Andrew Miller on the increasing number of ESPN departures
    50:13
  35. 43.
    Longtime sportscaster Trey Wingo
    46:54
  36. 44.
    Ryan Ruocco of ESPN and the YES Network and Lindsey Adler and Olivia Witherite of The Athletic
    1:00:42
  37. 45.
    Hall of Fame basketball coach Muffet McGraw and soccer journalist Grant Wahl
    55:41
  38. 46.
    James Andrew Miller on the ESPN layoffs
    33:00
  39. 47.
    ESPN’s Chris Fowler, Jordan Cornette and Shae Peppler Cornette of ESPN Radio and author and sports writer Harvey Araton
    1:47:38
  40. 48.
    An expert sports viewership roundtable with Michael Mulvihill of Fox Sports, ESPN’s Flora Kelly and Austin Karp of Sports Business Daily
    1:05:23
  41. 49.
    John Ourand of Sports Business Daily and Turner Sports NBA analyst Stan Van Gundy
    1:07:06
  42. 50.
    ESPN’s Malika Andrews on reporting four months from inside the NBA bubble at age 25
    53:52

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