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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

Greg Wyshynski, ESPN Radio

6/14/2018
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In the latest "Get to Know ESPN Radio," the podcast host discusses ESPN's hockey coverage and his reaction to discovering how many hockey fans walk the halls of ESPN.

Duration:00:17:21

Grant Wahl, Soccer Journalist

6/13/2018
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A highly-regarded soccer writer, Wahl talks about this generation's wave of superstars and America's absence from the 2018 World Cup.

Duration:00:12:37

Roger Bennett, Soccer Journalist

6/13/2018
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The author of "Encyclopedia Blazertannica" and creator of the "American Fiasco" podcast series discusses the U.S.'s embarrassing performance at the 1998 World Cup in France.

Duration:00:24:34

Sarah Spain, ESPN Radio

6/8/2018
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In the latest "Get To Know ESPN Radio" edition, The multi-dimensional host discusses her preparation routine and challenges she faces as a woman in sports media.

Duration:00:16:27

Mike Pesca, Author

6/8/2018
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In his new book, "Upon Further Review," Pesca throws around some of the greatest "what if's" in sports history, and how a different outcome could have changed everything.

Duration:00:09:51

Adam Sobel & Ramzy Haddad, Filmmakers

6/8/2018
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The men behind a documentary depicting tough working conditions in Qatar (the 2022 World Cup location) share stories of poor men laboring in the world's richest country.

Duration:00:15:56

Howard Bryant, ESPN The Mag

6/8/2018
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Howard discusses the greatness of Rafael Nadal, Serena's withdrawal from the French Open, and the increasingly rocky relationship between the president and athletes.

Duration:00:11:53

Parting Shot: NHL vs. NBA

6/1/2018
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Jeremy shares his final thoughts on the Championship series in the NHL and NBA and how they are both dramatic and historical, but for very different reasons.

Duration:00:02:00

Joe Drape, New York Times

5/31/2018
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Weeks ago, Drape explained why Justify would win the Kentucky Derby. He rejoins Jeremy a week from the Belmont and says he isn't convinced the horse will win the Triple Crown.

Duration:00:13:30

Dylan and Dakota Gonzalez, Twins

5/31/2018
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Two former UNLV basketball players explain why they gave up their final year of eligibility to pursue careers in music and a clothing line instead.

Duration:00:13:42

Zach Lowe, The Lowe Post

5/31/2018
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The host of a popular ESPN podcast dishes on his past life as a crime reporter and how he learned to develop relationships, a key tenet of his work as a top basketball writer.

Duration:00:14:11

Lee Jenkins, Sports Illustrated

5/29/2018
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The SI writer, known for breaking LeBron's return to Cleveland, says why the GSW/CLE Finals matchup is bad for the NBA and also speculates on LeBron's next destination.

Duration:00:12:19

Parting Shot: Vegas Golden Knights

5/25/2018
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Jeremy shares his final thoughts on the Golden Knights' run to the Stanley Cup in their first season in the NHL.

Duration:00:01:26

Dari Nowkhah, ESPN Radio

5/25/2018
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The Dari & Mel co-host discusses his interesting relationship with Mel Kiper Jr., his childhood in Oklahoma, and his role at the SEC Network.

Duration:00:11:51

Anders Kelto & Nina Feldman, Audible

5/25/2018
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The producer and reporter of a "Gamebreaker" episode talk about their story on Christy Martin, a former champion in the ring who had to escape a man she owed so much to.

Duration:00:14:14

Courtney Force, NHRA

5/25/2018
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Jeremy chats with the drag racer about the risks of her sport, competing against her famous father, and her marriage to an IndyCar driver.

Duration:00:12:53

Darren Rovell, ESPN

5/25/2018
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The business insider talks about ESPN's TV deal with the UFC, last week's Supreme Court ruling, and the Golden Knights' run to the Stanley Cup.

Duration:00:12:04

Adnan Virk, The Cinephile Podcast

5/18/2018
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The modern film industry perplexes Jeremy, and ESPN'S film guru joins the show to answer some of his questions, including: Why aren't there any good movies anymore?

Duration:00:14:05

Alexandra Starr, NPR

5/18/2018
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A reporter for NPR, Starr shares her findings on a disturbing sexual abuse case involving the first family of American taekwondo: the Lopez brothers.

Duration:00:11:17

Susan Jacoby, Author

5/18/2018
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The author of "Why Baseball Matters" explains why baseball doesna€™t resonate among younger generations, and where America's pastime sits in today's sports landscape.

Duration:00:18:35