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Sports Talk & News

Discussions at the intersection of sports and culture

Discussions at the intersection of sports and culture

Location:

New York City, NY

Description:

Discussions at the intersection of sports and culture

Language:

English


Episodes

Fred Jones- Founder of the Southern Heritage Classic

9/13/2019
We speak with Fred Jones, Founder of the Southern Heritage Classic, about the 30th anniversary of the game and the state of HBCU football.

Duration:00:34:47

Antoine Bethea, NY Giants

9/13/2019
We speak with NY Giants safety, Antoine Bethea, about the NFL, HBCUs and his experience in the league as an alum of Howard University.

Duration:00:34:21

Derrick E. White- Author "Blood, Sweat, & Tears"

8/15/2019
Author Derrick E. White joins us to discuss his new book "Blood, Sweat, & Tears" which chronicles the history of HBCU football through the legacy of legendary FAMU head coach, Jake Gaither.

Duration:00:32:58

Earl "The Pearl" Monroe

3/17/2019
We speak with the legendary Earl "The Pearl" Monroe about basketball, his new book, HBCU basketball and his favorite nickname. This is history so listen in.

Duration:00:44:06

Strictly Speaking S3 - AAU Coach Dave McCollin

3/13/2019
Rod talks to his former AAU coach, Dave McCollin. The New York Gauchos legend recalls stories of former teammates, playing styles, and college recruiting. Rate. Comment. Subscribe. Share. Check out more from the League at: www.TheShadowLeague.com twitter.com/ShadowLeague www.facebook.com/TheShadowLeague.TSL www.instagram.com/theshadowleague

Duration:01:10:47

David Aldridge

1/28/2019
David Aldridge joins us to discuss DC Sports, diversity in the NFL and much more.

Duration:00:33:36

Jeff Fox And Tom Ernisse- Diversity And The Miami Dolphins

1/20/2019
We are joined by Jeff Fox and Miami Dolphins insider, Tom Ernisse, to discuss the diversity of the Miami Dolphins and how it could change the League.

Duration:00:41:14

Strictly Speaking S3 Kenny Anderson

1/18/2019
Rod is back for season 3 of Strictly Speaking. In this live episode, Rod speaks with legendary New York guard, former NBA All-star and current head coach Men’s Basketball at Fisk University, Kenny Anderson. Rate. Comment. Subscribe. Share. Check out more from the League at: www.TheShadowLeague.com twitter.com/ShadowLeague www.facebook.com/TheShadowLeague.TSL www.instagram.com/theshadowleague

Duration:00:44:02

Jim Trotter on Black NFL coaches and GMs

1/4/2019
We speak with NFL journalist and reporter Jim Trotter, who gives us real perspective on the situation surrounding Black head coaches and GMs in the NFL.

Duration:00:38:44

Strictly Speaking S3 Chris Mullin

12/28/2018
Rod is back for season 3 of Strictly Speaking. In this live episode, Rod speaks with legendary New York basketball star, NBA Hall of Famer and now coach of his Alma mater, St. John's University, Chris Mullin. Rate. Comment. Subscribe. Share. Check out more from the League at: www.TheShadowLeague.com twitter.com/ShadowLeague www.facebook.com/TheShadowLeague.TSL www.instagram.com/theshadowleague

Duration:00:30:50

Tubby Smith, High Point University Basketball Coach

12/22/2018
We sit down with legendary basketball coach, Tubby Smith, who is now the head basketball coach at High Point University in North Carolina. We discuss college basketball, his career and building a program.

Duration:00:35:19

DeVan Wade and the SWAC Championship

11/30/2018
On SWAC Championship weekend in H-Town, we speak with Devan Wade of KTSU, who has covered the SWAC and sports in Houston for 25 years.

Duration:00:35:17

Auburn AD Allen Greene

11/23/2018
We speak with Auburn's new Athletic Director, Allen Greene, the first African American athletic director in the history of the University.

Duration:00:24:53

David Steele- John Carlos And Tommie Smith, 50 Years Later

10/26/2018
David Steele, who co-authored Tommie Smith's autobiography "Silent Gesture", joins us to reflect on the 50th anniversary of John and Tommie's silent, black gloved fist protest at the 1968 Olympic games in Mexico City.

Duration:00:38:17

Scott Fowler- The Rae Carruth Case, 20 Years Later

10/15/2018
Scott Fowler of the Charlotte Observer joins us to discuss the case of Rae Carruth, the former Carolina Panther who will be released from jail next week after serving 19 years in prison for conspiring to murder his pregnant girlfriend. Scott has covered the case for 20 years and is getting ready to release to an audio docuseries on the entire situation.

Duration:00:26:05

Henry "Discombobulating" Jones- Racism in the Fight Game

10/5/2018
Henry "Discombobulating" Jones is a Black ring announcer who hasn't been able to call a main event despite over 30 years in the game. He shares a fascinating story on the racism he, and other Black announcers, face as they try to get to where Jimmy Lennon, Jr. & Michael Buffer are in the fight scene.

Duration:00:23:56

Eric Dickerson- Player Benefits & HOF Ceremony Protest

9/20/2018
Pro Football Hall of Famer, Eric Dickerson, joins us to discuss the letter issued to the NFL in regards to protesting the Hall of Fame ceremony if players are given health benefits and compensation. We broke the story Tuesday morning and now we give you another exclusive with the man himself.

Duration:00:33:17

Roland Martin- Sports, Education & Activism

9/17/2018
We are joined by the host of Roland Martin Unfiltered, Roland Martin, to discuss everything from his show and education to activism in sports and his Texas A&M Aggies.

Duration:00:15:54

Kenny Anderson- Fisk University Head Basketball Coach

9/11/2018
We have the exclusive with new Fisk University Head Basketball Coach, Kenny Anderson, the legendary point guard from Queens, NY.

Duration:00:26:44

Danny Johnson- From HBCU to the NFL

9/6/2018
Southern University Jaguar, Danny Johnson, has made the leap to the NFL and will be the new kick returner for the Washington Redskins. We speak with the former Jaguar about his new role.

Duration:00:13:56