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Thursday, January 17, 2013
Heard in the Herd


Manti Te'o
Colin Cowherd comments on the hoax surrounding Notre Dame LB Manti Te'o's deceased girlfriend.

Colin shares his thoughts on the hoax surrounding Manti Te'o's girlfriend and says although he feels bad for Te'o if he was indeed taken advantage of, he finds it hard to believe Te'o never felt the need to see his "girlfriend" in person. Listen

Broadcasting legend Larry King talks about his experiences interviewing Lance Armstrong, if he can tell when he's being lied to by someone he's interviewing and what he expects to come out of Armstrong's conversation with Oprah. King also chats about the oddities surrounding Manti Te'o. Listen

Redskins linebacker London Fletcher discusses Washington's game against the Ravens earlier this season, says Joe Flacco is just a "pretty good" quarterback. Fletcher also chats about his experiences facing Tom Brady, Matt Ryan and the 49ers' offensive line. Listen

Former Oregon coach and athletic director Mike Bellotti says Chip Kelly earned the right to make the decision he made, talks about the type of coach Kelly is and what he saw in Kelly when he hired him. Bellotti also gives his perspective on the Manti Te'o situation and how it's being handled. Listen

ESPN NFL reporter Sal Paolantonio says the level of excitement in Philadelphia surrounding the hiring of Chip Kelly is like nothing he's ever seen in the city. Paolantonio also thinks the success of other former college coaches influenced Kelly's decision. Listen

NFL Films executive producer Greg Cosell talks about what impressed him most when he watched each of the participants in this weekend's games on film and talks about which teams have the biggest matchup advantages heading into the weekend. Listen

ESPN Sports Science's John Brenkus reveals that Carl Lewis won last week's category, unveils hockey as this week's category in the "Greatest athlete" tournament and talks about having Colin Kaepernick in the Sports Science lab. Listen

"Spanning the Globe" features ESPN.com's Matt Fortuna, 97.5 the Fanatic's Tim McManus and ESPN.com True Hoop blogger Henry Abbott. Listen