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 hosts a special live short episode

    The Trifecta hosts, Sarah Spain, Jane McManus and Kate Fagan discuss the latest story lines in sports, at the 2016 espnW Summit

    Oct 19 4:40 PM ET

  • 2016 Summit

    My road to 'owning my awesome'

    On the heels of some Julie Foudy inspiration at the espnW: Women + Sports Summit, Sarah Spain reflects on her path to fully appreciating her gifts, no matter society's mixed messages.

    Oct 18 2:56 PM ET | By Sarah Spain

  • That's What She Said with Sarah Spain

    Sarah Spain looks back and recaps some of the most inspirational speaker are the espnW Summit.

  • Capital Games

    Andy Katz and Rick Klein are joined by Duke F Amile Jefferson and ESPN's Sarah Spain to discuss the changing standard of what defines "locker room talk" and why athletes are speaking out about it. Plus, Michael Fletcher covers The Undefeated's conversation with President Obama and more.

  • Izzy and Spain

    Izzy and Jeff Dickerson discuss the comments made by the Bennett brothers on the E60 segment.

  • Izzy and Spain

    Ronda Rousey might call it a career after her next fight and Izzy would be disappointed. Plus, Bosh is taking the phrase BALL IS LIFE too literal.

  • Izzy and Spain

    Jeff Dickerson explains to Izzy why it is so hard to be a Cubs fan. Also, Randy Moss back to the NFL? We may have a new era in Dallas.

  • Izzy and Spain

    Izzy and Jeff Dickerson wonder if we are seeing the end of the Romo era for good in Dallas and the start of the Dak Prescott era.

  • ESPN Radio

    Dan Le Batard and Stugotz share their thoughts on how long their show will last, Sarah Spain's dislike of being teased about the Cubs and more.

  • What we mean when we say 'locker room talk'

    Athletes are distancing themselves from statements by Donald Trump, but we should all be invested in making sports culture a place where no one can hide behind antiquated notions of masculinity.

    Oct 12 3:39 AM ET | By Sarah Spain

  • Voices

    What we mean when we say 'locker room talk'

    Athletes are distancing themselves from statements by Donald Trump, but we should all be invested in making sports culture a place where no one can hide behind antiquated notions of masculinity.

    Oct 11 1:25 PM ET | By Sarah Spain

  • Freddie and Fitz

    What was it like to watch the Cubs comeback in game 4? Freddie and Fitz discuss with noted Cubs lifer Sarah Spain.

  • That's What She Said with Sarah Spain

    Don't look now, but it's hockey season!

  • Best of ESPN 1000

    Chris and Adam talk about the Cubs Game 2 victory, Arrieta vs Bumgarner match up and helping one's cause. They're joined by David Kaplan, Jesse Rogers and Sarah Spain

  • What happens when the lovable losers ... win?

    What would a World Series win mean for Cubs fans like Sarah Spain? Plenty of celebrating -- but also, for many, remembering those who missed out on the party.

    Oct 8 9:00 AM ET | By Sarah Spain

  • Izzy and Spain

    It's really hard to tell what teams in the NFL are good. We've got 3 win teams that we're unsure about and teams with 3 losses that we think will turn their season around. How you are winning or how are you are losing is the biggest factor in evaluating a team's future.

  • Izzy and Spain

    The two toughest teams for Izzy and Sarah to evaluate have been the Rams and Raiders. Izzy is hesitant to believe in the Rams solely based on Jeff Fisher's past. We want the Raiders to be good because of their past, but it's too soon to tell.

  • Izzy and Spain

    After LeBron James wrote a piece on why he's supporting Hillary Clinton for President, Sarah notes Lebron's willingness to step forward and use his platform to speak out on issues. Izzy thinks LeBron has tried to help his friends (Wade and Bosh), but he might have hurt them.

  • Izzy and Spain

    The Cowboys will be facing the question of Tony Romo or Dak Prescott very soon. Super Bowl Champ Joe Theismann worries for Romo's future safety if he plays.

  • Voices

    The confidence and anxiety of Cubs' postseason baseball

    Sarah Spain has never let herself get too optimistic about the Cubs' World Series hopes. But with the success and promise of this year's team, she's finally embracing October baseball.

    Oct 4 2:14 PM ET | By Sarah Spain

  • Izzy and Spain

    Izzy is convinced that Sarah knows EVERYONE. Also, Sarah isn't the biggest college football fan, but Izzy believes that the great games and storylines can bring her aboard.

  • That's What She Said with Sarah Spain

    Sarah talks with Jessica Mendoza and explains her mental state with the Cubs heading into the post season.

  • Izzy and Spain

    Jerry Jones talks Dez Bryant, trying to figure out who is good in the NFL, more antics from Odell Beckham, Jr., and more

  • Izzy and Spain

    Nebraska player Michael Rose-Ivey spoke about the incredibly negative fan reaction he received after his anthem protest. Izzy and Sarah were appalled by Nebraska Regent Hal Daub and his stance on a player's right to protest.

  • ESPN Radio

    Dan and Stugotz recapped the Dolphins game with Jason Lieser. Sarah Spain joined the show to punish Roy for not completing his Grid of Death punishments.