Tag: Football

Thomas Tull

4 Jonah Keri has a legendary conversation with Pittsburgh Steelers part-owner, film producer, and former chairman/CEO of Legendary Entertainment Thomas Tull about his sports memorabilia collection; meeting his childhood hero Graig Nettles; Bryce…

Bill Barnwell

Jonah Keri chews the fat with ESPN NFL analyst Bill Barnwell about Grantland; Bill’s career start in Computer Science then IGN; Baseball Primer; writing, or trying to write, a special story; being criticized on the internet; diversification; c…

Gary Gulman

Jonah Keri and comedian Gary Gulman have a World’s Tallest Jew competition while discussing Gary’s years playing football for Boston College; waiting for hours at a department store to meet Yaz; NBA Jam; Larry Bird; Gary’s comedic style; #stic…

Ryan Harris

Jonah Keri and retired NFL offensive lineman/current radio host Ryan Harris tackle diverse topics: sports talk radio; college recruiting; the craft of tackling; diet, conditioning, and playing with pain in the NFL; dealing with 90,000 screamin…

Shawne Merriman

Jonah Keri and retired NFL linebacker Shawne Merriman shine some light on the Chargers leaving San Diego; confidence; making the decision whether to use PEDs and banned substances; keeping aggression on the field; changes in the NFL due to awa…

Mina Kimes

Jonah Keri kickstarts a discussion with Mina Kimes of ESPN The Magazine about the dogs of sports Twitter; the Seahawks; business writing; addressing serious issues within sports journalism; criticism of male and female journalists; bofa; Tyree…

Tim Raines

Jonah Keri rocks the hall with his childhood hero (and one of the greatest leadoff hitters in history) Tim Raines about Tim’s early love for football; O.J. Simpson and flawed idols; beginning his career in Montreal; the epic battle with Fernan…

Katie Nolan

Jonah Keri spends some garbage time with Fox Sports 1’s Katie Nolan about unreasonable security guards; taking risks; dying of syphilis; eviscerating critics; social media; PEDs; reconciling fandom with athletes’ wrongdoing; mixing comedy and …

Dave Dameshek

Jonah Keri has a peachy keen time with Dave Dameshek of NFL.com about League of Leagues; the most versatile word in the English language; the Sandy Koufax of fruit and the Krispy Kreme of quarterbacks; NFL preview; the rise of the players’ coa…