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Bleav in The Media Guide

The Media Guide hosted by Stu Hothem is a podcast that features guests and full encompassing analysis on sports media.

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Post Doc: NHL on NBC After Emrick

The NHL is back Wednesday, January 13. NBC begins the 2020-21 season with an opening-night tripleheader, a Martin Luther King Jr. Day quadrupleheader, and without a replacement in the booth for Mike “Doc” Emrick. Hear from NBC Sports Executive Producer Sam Flood and game analysts Eddie Olczyk, Pierre McGuire, Brian Boucher, and AJ Mleczko as … Continued

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Reporters Discuss Access During COVID-19

  During the coronavirus pandemic, access to athletes, coaches and officials has been limited. As part of its Sports Media Speaker Series, Seton Hall University’s College of Communication and The Arts held a panel discussion that included this topic. Hear highlights from moderator and ESPN legend Bob Ley; Aditi Kinkhabwala, on-air reporter for the NFL … Continued

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CBS Committed to Women’s Sports

In the summer of 2020, CBS Sports televised the first U.S. professional team sports league to return during the coronavirus pandemic as the NWSL staged the first successful bubble with no positive COVID-19 tests. CBS continues its commitment to women’s sports with CBS Sports Network’s new season of “Four Sides of the Story,” a documentary … Continued

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Stu Hothem

Stu Hothem has covered some of the biggest events in sports across TV, radio and the web. As a researcher with ABC, CBS and ESPN, he worked on the Super Bowl, Olympics, World Cup and X Games. At, he integrated content and interactive features with FOX Sports broadcast and cable programming. He managed the editorial team at and also worked in the sanctioning body’s integrated marketing communications department. His professional career began at WFAN, the nation’s first all-sports radio station, following his time at the Rutgers radio station as a play-by-play announcer, talk-show host and general manager.