Sports Media with 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.

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Mike Golic and Jay Glazer
Episode 178 of the Sports Media Podcast features two guests.
66 min
2
The future of hockey reporting with Michael Far...
Episode 177 of the Sports Media Podcast features four guests for a roundtable on the future of hockey reporting.
53 min
3
MLB Network lets go of Ken Rosenthal and will U...
Episode 176 of the Sports Media Podcast features two guests
53 min
4
A conversation on John Madden’s legacy with Sun...
Episode 175 of the Sports Media Podcast features Fred Gaudelli
32 min
5
The nexus of sports and COVID with Bruce Arthur...
Episode 174 of the Sports Media Podcast features three guests.
90 min
6
ESPN’s Ryan Clark on building a broadcasting ca...
Episode 173 of the Sports Media Podcast features two guests
60 min
7
The biggest sports stories of 2022 with Kavitha...
Episode 173 of the Sports Media Podcast features three guests
75 min
8
A baseball writer roundtable with Britt Ghiroli...
Episode 172 of the Sports Media Podcast features a conversation with Jayson Stark and Britt Ghiroli
46 min
9
James Andrew Miller on the history of HBO and H...
73 min
10
Rebecca Lowe of NBC Sports and a media roundtab...
70 min
11
A conversation with ESPN’s Mike Breen and CBS/T...
71 min
12
Pam Oliver of Fox Sports and sportswriter and a...
87 min
13
Chris Jericho of AEW and “Talk Is Jericho”
Episode 167 of the Sports Media Podcast features Chris Jericho
59 min
14
Robert Griffin III of ESPN and Katie Strang and...
Episode 166 of the Sports Media Podcast features three guests.
57 min
15
ESPN reporter and Utah Jazz analyst Holly Rowe;...
Episode 165 of the Sports Media Podcast features three guests.
93 min
16
The NFL’s emails featuring New York Times write...
87 min
17
ESPN’s Jeff Van Gundy and a sports media roundt...
Episode 163 of the Sports Media Podcast features three guests
107 min
18
A conversation with Bucks broadcaster Lisa Byin...
Episode 162 of the Sports Media Podcast features three guests
72 min
19
Conrad Thompson and Jeff Jarrett on the process...
Episode 161 of the Sports Media Podcast features a conversation with Conrad Thompson and Jeff Jarrett
58 min
20
Ken Burns
Episode 160 of the Sports Media Podcast features a conversation with the documentarian Ken Burns.
29 min
21
Gus Johnson and Aqib Talib of Fox Sports
Episode 159 of the Sports Media Podcast features a conversation with the new Fox NFL broadcast team of Gus Johnson and Aqib Talib.
29 min
22
Kevin Clark of The Ringer and a sports media ro...
Episode 158 of the Sports Media Podcast features two segments
75 min
23
ESPN college football reporter Molly McGrath an...
Episode 157 of the Sports Media Podcast features two guests.
65 min
24
The WWE’s Seth Rollins — and The Athletic’s Sco...
55 min
25
ESPN’s David Purdum on the intersection of gamb...
Episode 155 of the Sports Media Podcast features two guests.
64 min
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Rebecca Lowe of NBC Sports from Tokyo
Episode 154 of the Sports Media Podcast features guest Rebecca Lowe
33 min
27
Kavitha Davidson on declining Olympic viewershi...
Episode 153 of the Sports Media Podcast features Kavitha Davidson
36 min
28
Chad Finn on whether the Olympics will be a vie...
Episode 152 of the Sports Media Podcast features two guests.
57 min
29
Jemele Hill on what’s next for ESPN and Fabian ...
Episode 151 of the Sports Media Podcast features two guests.
56 min
30
Kavitha Davidson and Jane McManus on the New Yo...
Episode 150 of the Sports Media Podcast features a conversation with two guests
55 min
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Mike Golic
Episode 149 of the Sports Media Podcast features Mike Golic
45 min
32
Michael Kay and Jon Wertheim
73 min
33
ESPN’s Ian Darke and Anthony Crupi of Sportico
50 min
34
Jemele Hill and Tom Hannifan
Episode 146 of the Sports Media Podcast features two guests.
71 min
35
The Athletic’s Kavitha Davidson and Sports Illu...
Episode 145 of the Sports Media Podcast features two guests.
68 min
36
ESPN feature producers Lauren Stowell and Jenna...
Episode 144 of the Sports Media Podcast features three guests.
67 min
37
James Andrew Miller on the end of Kenny Mayne a...
Episode 143 of the Sports Media Podcast features a conversation with James Andrew Miller
30 min
38
The Future of Sports Viewership and Ratings
Episode 142 of the Sports Media Podcast features a conversation with Sports Media Watch founder and editor Jon Lewis and Sports Business Daily managing editor/digital Austin Karp.
39 min
39
NBC News and MSNBC National Political Correspon...
Episode 141 of the Sports Media Podcast features two guests.
65 min
40
ESPN’s David Purdum on sports gambling and Gran...
Episode 140 of the Sports Media Podcast features ESPN staff writer David Purdum and soccer writer Grant Wahl
54 min
41
Jimmy Traina of Sports Illustrated and Chad Fin...
57 min
42
Paul Heyman goes behind the scenes on Wrestlema...
Episode 138 features Paul Heyman, a longtime WWE performer
72 min
43
NFL Network reporter Stacey Dales and ESPN MLB ...
Episode 137 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features two guests.
68 min
44
James Andrew Miller and Anthony Crupi on the NF...
Episode 136 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch examines the NFL media deals.
50 min
45
The ESPN-NHL new media rights deal
Episode 135 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features Sean Shapiro and Ryan S. Clark
31 min
46
How to create a great podcast with Conrad Thomp...
Episode 134 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features Conrad Thompson and Jim Ross
55 min
47
John Ourand on the immediate future of the NFL ...
Episode 133 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features a conversation with Sports Business Daily media writer John Ourand on the NFL media rights
35 min
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Steve Levy of ESPN
Episode 132 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features longtime ESPN Monday Night Football play by play broadcaster Steve Levy.
50 min
49
An examination of Super Bowl Viewership with Jo...
Episode 131 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features a roundtable on Super Bowl viewership
30 min
50
Chelsea Janes of The Washington Post and Sportn...
Episode 130 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features two guests
58 min
51
Sports Business Daily media writer John Ourand
Episode 129 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features a conversation with Sports Business Daily media writer John Ourand
33 min
52
Rhiannon Walker and Britt Ghiroli of The Athlet...
Episode 128 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features three guests for a roundtable discussion on the Jared Porter story and sexual harassment of female sports reporters.
43 min
53
Broadcaster Noah Eagle on calling the Nickelode...
Episode 127 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features two guests.
64 min
54
James Andrew Miller on ESPN's future
Episode 126 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features James Andrew Miller
41 min
55
Renee Paquette and Shalise Manza Young
Episode 125 of the Sports Media Podcast features two guests
72 min
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Jimmy Traina and Jane McManus
Episode 124 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features two guests.
84 min
57
James Andrew Miller on the increasing number of...
Episode 123 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features James Andrew Miller
46 min
58
Longtime sportscaster Trey Wingo
Episode 122 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features Trey Wingo
43 min
59
Ryan Ruocco of ESPN and the YES Network and Lin...
Episode 121 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features three guests.
56 min
60
Hall of Fame basketball coach Muffet McGraw and...
Episode 120 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features two guests.
54 min
61
James Andrew Miller on the ESPN layoffs
Episode 119 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features James Andrew Miller
30 min
62
ESPN’s Chris Fowler, Jordan Cornette and Shae P...
Episode 118 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features three guests.
102 min
63
An expert sports viewership roundtable with Mic...
Episode 117 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features three guests as part of a roundtable.
60 min
64
John Ourand of Sports Business Daily and Turner...
Episode 116 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features two guests.
66 min
65
ESPN’s Malika Andrews on reporting four months ...
Episode 115 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features ESPN NBA reporter Malika Andrews, whose work appears across ESPN platforms including ESPN.com, SportsCenter and ESPN Radio.
51 min
66
Writing critically on Kobe Bryant, and the dif...
Episode 114 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features two guests.
69 min
67
NFL viewership talk with John Ourand and author...
Episode 113 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features three guests.
75 min
68
Jim Trotter and Steve Wyche of NFL Media and au...
Episode 112 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features four guests.
64 min
69
Broadcaster Renee Paquette (known as Renee Youn...
Episode 111 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features two guests.
91 min
70
The NBA’s viewership issues (featuring Anthony ...
Episode 110 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features three guests.
76 min
71
Best-selling author James Andrew Miller and NBC...
Episode 109 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features two guests.
62 min
72
Covering sports inside a bubble with ESPN’s Hol...
Episode 108 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features three guests.
83 min
73
ESPN national MLB reporter Marly Rivera, Jim Mi...
Episode 107 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features three guests.
87 min
74
Best-selling author James Andrew Miller and Ku...
Episode 106 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features two guests.
75 min
75
The Athletic’s Rhiannon Walker, ESPN’s Mike Rei...
Episode 105 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features three guests.
79 min
76
Michael Lee, senior NBA writer for The Athletic...
Episode 104 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features two guests.
68 min
77
J.A. Adande, the Director of Sports Journalism ...
Episode 103 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features two guests.
74 min
78
Lisa Wilson of The Athletic, ESPN’s Michael Eav...
Episode 102 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features a conversation with four guests.
115 min
79
John Ourand of the Sports Business Daily and Th...
61 min
80
ESPN analyst Booger McFarland and Fox NASCAR p...
Episode 100 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features a conversation with two guests.
68 min
81
Tom Verducci on the new normal of covering base...
Episode 99 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features Sports Illustrated senior writer and Fox and MLB Network reporter and broadcaster Tom Verducci.
37 min
82
Bob Costas
Episode 98 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features the sports television journalist and host Bob Costas, who currently calls baseball and hosts specials for the MLB Network.
41 min
83
Chad Finn on an NFL regular season potentially ...
Episode 97 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features Boston Globe sports media writer Chad Finn and Adam and Craig Malamut, the creators of the B/R animated series, “Game of Zones.”
58 min
84
John Ourand on The NFL Draft and The Last Dance
Episode 96 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features Sports Business Daily media writer John Ourand.
38 min
85
Introducing: Hope, Through History with Jon Mea...
3 min
86
ESPN's Sean McDonough and writers Kalyn Kahler ...
Episode 95 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features three guests
70 min
87
Sports Media in the age of Coronavirus
Episode 94 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features a conversation with The Washington Post sports media writer Ben Strauss.
34 min
88
Chico Harlan, Rome bureau chief for The Washing...
Episode 93 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features a conversation with Chico Harlan, the Rome bureau chief for The Washington Post.
32 min
89
Scott Van Pelt of ESPN
Episode 92 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features a conversation with ESPN SportsCenter anchor Scott Van Pelt.
34 min
90
Dr. Celine Gounder and Grant Wahl on coronaviru...
Episode 91 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features a conversation with Dr. Celine Gounder and Grant Wahl.
24 min
91
Tony Romo breaks the bank
Episode 90 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features a conversation with Sports Business Daily media writer John Ourand.
35 min
92
Sports Media Talk with John Ourand of Sports Bu...
Episode 89 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features a conversation with Sports Business Daily media writer John Ourand.
42 min
93
Tiffany Greene and Meghan McPeak — pioneering b...
Episode 88 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features a conversation with Tiffany Greene and Meghan McPeak.
64 min
94
Jamie Little and Shannon Spake of Fox Sports
Episode 87 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features a conversation with Jamie Little and Shannon Spake, both of Fox Sports. Little covers pit road for the NASCAR Cup Series and NASCAR XFINITY Series.
48 min
95
Covering Kobe Bryant (with Howard Beck and Tim ...
Episode 86 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features a conversation with Howard Beck of Bleacher Report and Tim Kawakami of The Athletic. Both writers covered Kobe Bryant extensively during Bryant’s career.
34 min
96
The Producer and Director of Super Bowl LIV: Ri...
47 min
97
John Ourand of Sports Business Daily
Episode 84 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features a conversation with Sports Business Daily media writer John Ourand on a variety of topics.
43 min
98
Jalen Rose
Episode 83 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features ESPN analyst and host Jalen Rose
45 min
99
Adam Amin
Episode 82 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features ESPN broadcaster Adam Amin
54 min
100
Jim Ross and Joan Niesen
Episode 81 of the Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch features two guests
75 min