Sarah Spain Archive

Sarah Spain

Contributor, espnW.com
Sarah Spain (follow her on Twitter @SarahSpain) is the co-host of espnW Presents: The Trifecta with Spain, Jane & Kate on ESPN Radio, host of the That's What She Said podcast, a SportsCenter reporter and an espnW columnist since 2010. She was a heptathlete at Cornell and is a lifelong Chicago sports fan.
  • The Trifecta: Serious debate over the Bills hire

    Jane McManus, Kate Fagan and Sarah Spain discuss the Cavaliers' firing of David Blatt as well as the Bills' hiring of the first female coach in the NFL. Guests include Ryen Russillo and Dave McMenamin.

  • News & Commentary

    Spain: Angering the Patriots, and other sports no-nos

    Looks like the Denver Broncos didn't get the memo about what happens when you talk trash to Tom Brady & Co. Sarah Spain is here with a helpful reminder about more sports rules.

    Jan 22 9:53 AM ET | By Sarah Spain

  • News & Commentary

    'That's What She Said' podcast: Sarah Spain talks with Jemele Hill

    In her debut espnW podcast, Sarah Spain talks with ESPN's Jemele Hill about her path to this point and what's on the horizon. Sarah also has a message for Wisconsin.

    Jan 19 5:06 PM ET | By Sarah Spain

  • ESPN Radio

    Sarah invites Jemele Hill in studio to talk about her path to this point and what is on the horizon. Sarah also has a message for Wisconsin.

  • Shaun O'Hara on NFL divisional-round action

    Super Bowl XLII champion Shaun O'Hara covers the Packers' season, the futures of Mike McCarthy and Tom Coughlin, how the time change affected the Seahawks this weekend and Patriots-Broncos.

  • ESPN Radio

    Sedano & Sarah Spain in with Mike Ryan today. We talk about how Stu started "The Ticket", Dragic & Whiteside's future with the Heat & Mike's Joe Zagacki impression.

  • ESPN Radio

    Jorge Sedano and Sarah Spain react to the Cardinals' win over the Packers, converse with Super Bowl XLII champion Shaun O'Hara about Patriots-Broncos and more.

  • ESPN Radio

    Jorge Sedano and Sarah Spain discuss Matt Barnes' remarks about violence, the judgment of QBs and more.

  • ESPN Radio

    Jorge Sedano and Sarah Spain share their thoughts on Cam Newton's remarks about the Panthers' performance, the reports about match-fixing in tennis and more.

  • News & Commentary

    Spain: Fears for cheers in the land of the Cheeseheads

    The tradition of yelling "air ball!" when someone whiffs has now been deemed "unsporting" by the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association. To which Sarah Spain asks, seriously, Wisconsin?

    Jan 16 8:43 PM ET | By Sarah Spain

  • ESPN Radio

    Sarah Spain, Jane McManus & Kate Fagan debut their new show on ESPN Radio! They check in with NBA Front Office Insider Amin Elhassan and NFL Front Office Insider Louis Riddick

  • News & Commentary

    Spain: A soundtrack for wild-card weekend

    With Lil Jon set to perform "Turn Down For What" for the Texans' crowd, Sarah Spain offers other popular jams that would make good playoff anthems for the rest of the teams in action Saturday.

    Jan 8 4:57 PM ET | By Sarah Spain

  • Does Manziel just not care about football?

    Sarah Spain, Kate Fagan and Jane McManus say whether or not they would want Johnny Manziel to be the face of their NFL franchise.

    Jan 7 2:26 PM ET

  • Fair to compare Saban to Bear Bryant?

    Sarah Spain, Kate Fagan and Jane McManus react to Paul Finebaum's claim that another national championship for Nick Saban will make him a better all-time coach than Bear Bryant.

    Jan 7 1:43 PM ET

  • Wild-card weekend team with best Super Bowl chance?

    Sarah Spain, Kate Fagan and Jane McManus make their picks for which team playing in wild-card weekend has the best chance at getting to the Super Bowl?

    Jan 7 1:57 PM ET

  • ESPN Radio

    Local Hour- Sarah Spain and Israel Gutierrez are in today. Mike Ryan and the guys have a bone to pick with LeBron. Could Chip Kelly end up with the Miami Dolphins?

  • ESPN Radio

    Best Of- Sarah Spain and Israel Gutierrez are in today. How many legs did Ursula from The Little Mermaid have? Where will Chip Kelly end up? We ask ESPN's Brian Dawkins.

  • ESPN Radio

    Israel Gutierrez and Sarah Spain discuss reasons to hate each potential NFL playoff team and chat with espnW's Jane McManus, ESPN NFL analyst Brian Dawkins and more.

  • ESPN Radio

    Israel Gutierrez and Sarah Spain react to the Eagles' decision to fire Chip Kelly, the charges against Bill Cosby and more.

  • ESPN Radio

    Local Hour- Sarah Spain and Israel Gutierrez are in today. We react to last night's Miami Heat loss and Izzy criticizes our Grid of Death.

  • ESPN Radio

    Best Of- Sarah Spain and Israel Gutierrez are in today. Was last night's MNF game good? Was Carolina's loss a good thing? We ask Charles Tillman from the Carolina Panthers.

  • ESPN Radio

    Sarah Spain and Israel Gutierrez discuss Johnny Manziel's appearance in another social media video, speak with ESPN NFL Insider Louis Riddick and more.

  • ESPN Radio

    Sarah Spain and Israel Gutierrez react to Bengals-Broncos, converse with Panthers DB Charles Tillman about Carolina's response to its first loss of the season and more.