Sports Spectrum Podcast
By Jason Romano
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Hosted by former ESPN Senior Producer Jason Romano, Sports Spectrum is an interview driven podcast that features stories on the intersection of faith and sports.
||CleanEpisode 27: Matt Forte, New York Jets Running Back||Matt Forte is entering his 10th NFL season in 2017. He was selected in the 2nd round of the 2008 NFL Draft by the Bears. He spent 8 years in Chicago before signing a deal with the New York Jets. Forte is a two-time Pro Bowler who has rushed for...||7/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 26: Robby Gallaty, Pastor/Author||Robby is the Pastor of Long Hollow Baptist Church. For three years, he battled a drug addiction that ravaged his life. A $180 a day heroine and cocaine addiction forced him to steal $15,000 from his parents. After living...||7/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 25: Alfred Morris, Dallas Cowboys Running Back||Alfred Morris is an NFL running back. In 2016, he was with the Dallas Cowboys as a backup to rookie sensation Ezekiel Elliott. Prior to that, he played 4 seasons with the Washington Redskins as their starter. In 2012, Morris was selected in...||7/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 24: Ethan Chapman, Minor League Baseball Player||Ethan Chapman was selected by the Kansas City Royals in the 30th round of the 2012 MLB Amateur Draft. He played his college baseball at Cal State San Bernadino, a Division 2 school, and set the school's single-season record with 60 runs scored...||7/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 23: Hugh Freeze, Ole Miss Head Football Coach||Hugh Freeze is the head football coach at the University of Mississippi. Since being named as the head man at Ole Miss in December of 2011, Freeze has become the first coach in school history to guide the Rebels to a bowl game in each of his...||7/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 22: Robby Shaffer, MercyMe Drummer||Robby Shaffer is a drummer with the highly successful Christian band MercyMe. He joined the band in 1997 and has been a staple of the band ever since. MercyMe has sold more than 9 million units on CD, single and DVD sales and garnered more than 28 No....||7/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 21: Ted Barrett, MLB Umpire||Ted Barrett has been umpiring Major League Baseball Games since 1994. He became a full-time MLB umpire in 1999. Ted is the only umpire to ever be behind the plate for TWO perfect games. (David Cone in 1999 and Matt Cain in 2012) He has umpired in 3...||7/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 20: Louie Giglio, Pastor/Author||Louie Giglio is the pastor of Passion City Church and the founder of the Passion movement, which exists to call a generation to leverage their lives for the fame of Jesus. Since 1997, Passion has gathered collegiate-aged young people in events across...||7/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 19: Ryan Hall, 2008, 2012 Olympic Runner||Ryan Hall is is a retired American long-distance runner who holds the U.S. record in the half marathon. With his half marathon record time (59:43), he became the first U.S. runner to break the one-hour barrier in the...||6/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 18: The Incredible Story of Katie Lentz||Katie Lentz is currently an administrator for MLB's Baseball Assistance Team, a charitable organization that assists members of the baseball family in need of financial, medical or psychological assistance. But this story isn't about baseball,...||6/26/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 17: James Brown, CBS Sports||Our guest on Episode 17 of the podcast is James Brown from CBS Sports. Since February 2006, JB has served as host for the CBS Television Network's NFL pre-game show, THE NFL TODAY, and had served as play-by-play announcer for the Network's...||6/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 16: Benjamin Watson, NFL Tight End||Benjamin Watson has played 14 NFL seasons as a tight end with the Patriots, Browns, Saints and Ravens. Watson attended Northwestern High School in Rock Hill, South Carolina and was a letterman in football. In football, as a senior, he caught 31...||6/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 15: Brian and Kathy Haugen, Turning Tragedy and Pain into Purpose||In August of 2008, Brian and Kathy Haugen experienced the worst tragedy any parent could ever go through, the loss of their son. 15-year-old Taylor died on the football field playing the game he loved. In his short 15 ½ years,...||6/8/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 14: Adam Wainwright, St Louis Cardinals Pitcher||Adam Wainwright is a starting pitcher for the St Louis Cardinals. He's been a mainstay with the organization now for 13 seasons. He's a 2-time World Series Champion (2006, 2011), a 3-time All Star and a 2-time Gold Glove winner. Adam isn't just...||6/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 13 - Jon Gordon, Author "The Power of Positive Leadership"||Jon Gordon is the author of 17 books, including 5 best-sellers: The Energy Bus, The Carpenter, Training Camp, You Win in the Locker Room First and The Power of Positive Leadership. Jon and his tips have been featured on The Today Show, CNN, CNBC,...||6/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 12: Jared Dudley, Phoenix Suns||Jared Dudley is a forward on the Phoenix Suns. He just finished his 10th NBA season and has averaged 8.3 points over his career. A second-team All-American for Boston College, Jared was the 2007 ACC player of the year and the 22nd overall selection by...||5/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 11: David Nelson, Former NFL and Florida Gators Wide Receiver||David Nelson won 2 National Championships at the University of Florida and caught passes from Tim Tebow. He was undrafted in 2010 and signed a free agent contract with Buffalo. His NFL career lasted 5 seasons with the Bills, Browns and Jets. ...||5/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 10: Scott Lehman, In His Grip Golf||Scott Lehman is the founder of In His Grip Golf and the author of More Than A Game: Finding Life’s Answers Through Golf. On this episode of the podcast, Scott takes us through his journey as a fan of golf, how God grabbed a hold of...||5/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 9: Hunter Renfrow, Clemson Wide Receiver||Hunter Renfrow is a wide receiver for the Clemson Tigers. On January 9, 2017, the Clemson Tigers won College Football's National Championship game, beating Alabama 35-31. With just :01 left on the clock, Tigers QB Deshaun Watson found Renfrow for the...||5/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 8: Jerry Birch, Cleveland Cavaliers Chaplain||Jerry Birch just completed his 18th season as the chaplain for the NBA Champion Cleveland Cavaliers. He is also the co-pastor of Abundant Grace Fellowship in Cleveland and leads a marriage ministry with his wife Gail. In this episode, Pastor...||5/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 7: Ernie Johnson, TNT's Inside the NBA||Ernie Johnson is the host of TNT's Inside the NBA. He joined Turner Sports in 1989 and has been a legend in the broadcasting industry. He's a 3-time Sports Emmy Award winner and considered one of the best in the business at what he does. His new...||5/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 6: Jaccob Slavin, Carolina Hurricanes||Jaccob Slavin was selected by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 4th round (120th overall) of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft. He made his NHL debut on November 20, 2015. Slavin played every game for the Hurricanes this past year and even scored his first ever...||5/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 5: Sam and Emmanuel Acho, NFL Linebackers||Sam and Emmanuel Acho are brothers who both achieved their dream of making it to the NFL. Sam was selected in the 4th round of the 2011 NFL Draft by the Cardinals and played in Arizona from 2011-2014 before signing with the Bears in 2015 and...||4/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 4: Mo Isom, Former LSU Soccer Goalkeeper||Mo Isom's story is one that you will not soon forget. She is the author of the New York Times Bestseller "WRECK MY LIFE: Journeying from Broken to Bold." She was an All-American goalkeeper for the Louisiana State University soccer team and the...||4/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 3: Derwin Gray, Pastor/Former NFL Defensive Back||Derwin Gray is a former defensive back, who played 5 seasons in the NFL with the Colts and Panthers. He's also the Pastor of Transformation Church near Charlotte, North Carolina. In this episode, Derwin shares his story of growing up without a...||4/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 2: Matt Hasselbeck and Matt Chandler||Former NFL QB Matt Hasselbeck and Matt Chandler, Pastor of The Village Church in Dallas, TX, join us on Episode 2 of the Sports Spectrum Podcast. We were fortunate to have both Matts available to us at a conference recently in...||4/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 1: Remembering Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez||Miami Marlins pitcher Adam Conley and team chaplain Chris Lane join us on the debut episode of the Sports Spectrum Podcast. Conley was selected by the Marlins in the second round of the 2011 MLB Draft. Jose Fernandez was taken...||3/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSports Spectrum Podcast Teaser||Welcome to the Sports Spectrum Podcast, where the stories of sports and faith collide. You will hear the stories from across the sports landscape. From the big name NFL player to the high school coach, our hope and prayer is to see the name of...||3/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Big fan of Jason Romano. Really looking forward to see where this podcast goes. Can’t wait.
Love this! Thanks for doing this.
Great podcast... listen with high school son while driving him to and from his practices... Good for us both.
Great to hear these personal stories and connect with the guests. Look forward to future episodes!
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