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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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FOX, NASCAR Restart Their Engines

As one of the first leagues to get back to business during the COVID-19 pandemic, NASCAR’s return this weekend is a product of proactive scheduling by NASCAR President Steve Phelps with broadcast partner FOX. Seven-time Cup champion Jimmie Johnson says drivers may benefit from running four races in 11 days. His Hendrick Motorsports teammate William … Continued

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NFL, ESPN Team Up For Virtual Draft

In a COVID-19 world, ESPN Vice President, Production Seth Markman and NFL Network Senior Vice President of Programming and Production Mark Quenzel preview their combined presentation as well as how the ABC version of the NFL Draft draws new viewers. Find out how producers and talent will social-distance, why some of the production techniques may … Continued

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Host Info

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.