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ESPN's Jeremy Schaap takes listeners on an experience full of investigative reporting and offbeat stories, all focused on sports.

ESPN's Jeremy Schaap takes listeners on an experience full of investigative reporting and offbeat stories, all focused on sports.
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Bristol, CT

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ESPN's Jeremy Schaap takes listeners on an experience full of investigative reporting and offbeat stories, all focused on sports.

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English


Episodes

The Sporting Life: 9/20/19

9/20/2019
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Jeremy is joined by former Oklahoma head coach Bob Stoops, and Lars Anderson, who just authored a new dual-biography on Bear Bryant and Nick Saban.

Duration:00:34:56

Lars Anderson, Author

9/20/2019
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The author of a new dual-biography of Nick Saban and Bear Bryant, Lars compares and contrasts the two Alabama coaching legends.

Duration:00:21:31

Bob Stoops, Former OU Head Coach

9/20/2019
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The former Oklahoma head coach joins the show to discuss how he turned the Sooners around, his coaching philosophies, and why he's joining the XFL.

Duration:00:15:01

The Sporting Life: 9/6/19

9/6/2019
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Jeremy talks with 1997 Heisman finalist Ryan Leaf, 2x Daytona 500 winner Michael Waltrip and author John U Bacon.

Duration:00:36:40

John U Bacon, Author

9/6/2019
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Author of a new book about Jim Harbaugh, John talks about Harbaugh's career at Michigan thus far, and why he believes that Jim is still the best option for the Wolverines.

Duration:00:09:37

Michael Waltrip, 2x Daytona 500 Champion

9/6/2019
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The former NASCAR driver opens up about the 2001 Daytona 500, when he won the race, but lost his close friend, Dale Earnhardt Sr.

Duration:00:15:39

Ryan Leaf, ESPN CFB Analyst

9/6/2019
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The 1997 Heisman finalist and new ESPN college football analyst joins Jeremy to discuss his new role at ESPN and what he's expecting this season in CFB.

Duration:00:10:39

The Sporting Life: 8/23/19

8/23/2019
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Jeremy sits down with Dr. Peter Attia, a physician, podcast host, longevity expert, and boxing analyst. The pair have a long and wide-ranging conversation about modern athletics, boxing, tennis, running and much more.

Duration:00:48:35

The Sporting Life: 8/16/19

8/16/2019
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Jeremy is joined by ESPN's Don Van Natta, who has a new series debuting next week. Plus, tennis analyst Mary Carillo and Raiders PxP broadcaster, Beth Mowins.

Duration:00:36:04

Beth Mowins, Play-by-Play Broadcaster

8/16/2019
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The Raiders preseason play-by-play announcer chats with Jeremy about the drama surrounding Oakland, plus how she approaches her job as a broadcaster.

Duration:00:13:31

Mary Carillo, Tennis Analyst

8/16/2019
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The former tennis player talks with Jeremy about her style of broadcasting, plus why she stands behind her criticisms of Serena Williams' behavior at the 2018 US Open.

Duration:00:23:02

Don Van Natta, ESPN

8/16/2019
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The host/EP of a new series, "Backstory", joins the show to discuss the first episode of the show, which is a deep dive into Serena Williams' controversy at the 2018 US Open.

Duration:00:10:14

The Sporting Life: 8/9/19

8/9/2019
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Jeremy talks with former NFL GM Mike Tannenbaum, wrongfully convicted former NFL player Brian Banks and Red Sox writer for the Boston Globe, Alex Speier.

Duration:00:37:30

Alex Speier, Boston Globe

8/9/2019
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The Boston writer talks about his book on the 2018 World Series Champion Red Sox and why things haven't gone as well for the team in 2019.

Duration:00:11:34

Brian Banks, former NFL player

8/9/2019
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The former NFL player who spent 5 years in prison after a wrongful conviction explains what he's doing now and why he wants to help change the justice system.

Duration:00:11:12

Mike Tannenbaum, former NFL GM

8/9/2019
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The former NFL GM turned ESPN analyst discusses his transition to broadcasting from the NFL front office and some of the intriguing NFL story lines to watch this year.

Duration:00:19:55

The Sporting Life: 8/2/19

8/2/2019
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Jeremy is joined by E:60's Sam Borden, NFL Films and Hard Knocks Producer Ken Rogers, Thurman Munson HOF advocate Larry Schnapf and Fenway Park groundskeeper Dave Mellor.

Duration:00:36:56

Dave Mellor, Head Groundskeeper - Fenway Park

8/2/2019
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The acclaimed head groundskeeper at Fenway Park talks about his career and the day that changed his life forever.

Duration:00:13:53

Larry Schnapf, Lawyer

8/2/2019
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Larry argues why former Yankees' catcher Thurman Munson, who died in a plane crash 40 years ago, belongs in the Baseball Hall of Fame.

Duration:00:13:16

Ken Rogers, NFL Films & Hard Knocks

8/2/2019
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Producer Ken Rogers discusses the upcoming season of Hard Knocks, featuring the Oakland Raiders. Plus, he shares some of his favorite memories from the show's history.

Duration:00:14:17