Another episode of the AA podcast right before your Thanksgiving holiday gets started.
This week, Ken Fang, Joe Lucia, and Andrew Bucholtz join host Ben Heisler and discuss the most recent headlines in the sports media world. Some highlights:
0-8:30: The gang discusses Scott Van Pelt’s extension, his recent comments on cord cutting, and the future of personality driven SportsCenters.
8:30-15:30: Did Disney make the right call extending John Skipper’s contract? What challenges are most pressing going forward for him and ESPN?
15:30-23:00: How will sports networks be affected by the looming changes of net neutrality?
23:00- 27:00: What sport or event moving networks has been the biggest disappointment at its new network?
27:15-30:30: Who is the biggest sports media turkey of the year?
30:45- 34:00: Chris goes 2/2 playing our Clippit trivia game.
35:00-1:22:00: Domonique Foxworth joins Ben Heisler to discuss his career path, the future of football, and the NFL anthem controversy.
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