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.
  • Capital Games

    espnW's Sarah Spain chats with Andy Katz and Rick Klein about the Giants releasing Josh Brown due to domestic violence, including the effect it's having on the female fan base of the NFL and why it shows no progress has been made since Ray Rice.

  • Capital Games

    Andy Katz and Rick Klein cover Josh Brown's release from the Giants and the NFL's persisting problem with domestic violence, including the effect it's having on female fans during Domestic Violence Awareness Month. They welcome espnW's Sarah Spain, ESPN sports business reporter Darren Rovell and N.Y. Magazine's Ann Friedman.

  • espnW Columnists

    What a World Series means to Cubs fans

    Sarah Spain discusses what it means for Cubs fans to finally have their team in the World Series.

    Oct 28 2:43 PM ET | By Sarah Spain

  • That's What She Said with Sarah Spain

    Sarah talks about watching the Cubs make it to the World Series. Plus Len Kasper on his job as the Cubs PxP voice.

  • Izzy and Spain

    World Series preview, who's good and bad in the NFL, Jets QB issues, ESPN MLB Reporter Pedro Gomez, and ESPN 30 for 30 director Andy Billman.

  • Fans always believed in the Cubs

    Sarah Spain reports from outside Wrigley Field where fans are celebrating the Cubs' first World Series appearance since 1945. She's surrounded by fans who never doubted their team, even in the rough times.

    Oct 23 12:19 AM ET

  • Izzy and Spain

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

  • 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

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

  • 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.

  • 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.