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.
  • 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.

  • Izzy and Spain

    As Carson Wentz improves each week, does it make Jared Goff look even worse? How long will it take to truly evaluate these rookie franchise QB's?

  • Izzy and Spain

    During NBA Media Day, we saw LeBron James and Steph Curry give their opinions on Colin Kaepernick's protest and whether or not they would join in. Izzy and Spain asks if enough is being done in the NBA.

  • Voices

    Honoring Jose Fernandez with a commitment to joy

    If we want to ensure Jose Fernandez's story continues, we need to keep shining his light, Sarah Spain says.

    Sep 27 1:51 PM ET | By Sarah Spain

  • Izzy and Spain

    JJ Watt back injury, Serena Williams taking a stand, Tom Brady sunbathing in Italy, and more

  • That's What She Said with Sarah Spain

    Sarah and Izzy discuss their new show together "Izzy and Spain" weeknights from 9-11pm ET.

  • Izzy and Spain

    Marlins honor Jose Fernandez, Odell Beckham's antics, Carson Wentz's success and the future of Chris Bosh.

  • Izzy & Spain

    Michael Wallace and Izzy say goodbye to Jorge and Izzy by talking about how good of a coach Bill Belichick is and the career of Kevin Garnett

  • Izzy & Spain

    Israel Gutierrez and Sarah Spain have teamed up for a new nightly show on ESPN Radio. The following is an introduction to a duo that will discuss the hottest topics in sports from their bases in Miami and Chicago.

  • Voices

    Delle Donne's bond with sister flourishes in Chicago

    Elena Delle Donne talks with Sarah Spain about the WNBA star's bond with her sister and feeling at home in Chicago.

    Sep 20 11:31 AM ET | By Sarah Spain

  • That's What She Said with Sarah Spain

    Sarah is joined by Elena Delle Donne.

  • Sara Benincasa on the emotional connection to sports

    Author and comedian Sara Benincasa doesn't consider herself a rabid sports fan but knows the joy and pain of fandom, thanks to a lifetime of watching with her dad.

    Sep 13 6:23 PM ET | By Sarah Spain

  • Voices

    Sara Benincasa on the emotional connection to sports

    Author and comedian Sara Benincasa doesn't consider herself a rabid sports fan but knows the joy and pain of fandom, thanks to a lifetime of watching with her dad.

    Sep 13 4:10 PM ET | By Sarah Spain

  • Spain on outstanding Grid of Death debts

    espnW's Sarah Spain talks about the outstanding Grid of Death punishments from last season and dishes out discipline to the debtors.

  • That's What She Said with Sarah Spain

    Sarah talks with Sara Benincasa about her career path and her father's love for football.

  • ESPN Radio

    Dan Le Batard, Stugotz and Greg Cote react to the Redskins' approach to defending Antonio Brown, converse with espnW's Sarah Spain and more.