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Top Reads of the Week: Where is the Love?

April 1, 2016

These week we move back to gender in sports (did you think we could go so long without it?). On the podcast Julie Angell, Alexa McCarthy and Bradley Allen discuss the wage gap in U.S. soccer and the larger implications within...

Top Reads: Truth Wanted

March 25, 2016

Uhoh, we’re getting political this week. This week's selection includes a comparison of a certain college football coach to a certain presidential candidate, how a video game helps fans and consumers forget about corruption, and...

Top Reads of the Week – Murky Waters

March 19, 2016

After a few weeks absent, Impact sports staff finally has a few top reads to share. This week, Julie Angell and Alexa McCarthy head into the polluted waters of Brazil and into the murky waters of the future of radio. And you thought...

Top Reads: Too Long; Didn’t Read

February 19, 2016

Do you read long form? We like to think we do, but sometimes, we just skim it. Apparently, so do the editors at SB Nation. This week Impact Sports Director Alexa McCarthy and Bradley Allen discuss the recent controversy about an article about a former college football player recently convicted of very ...

Top Reads: Feminism in Sports Journalism

February 12, 2016

This week on the Top Reads Podcasts, Bradley Allen shares an article from The New Yorker about how Golden State has made basketball beautiful again. Sticking with the basketball theme, ESPN has collaborated with 99% Invisible, ...

Top Reads: Should we be concerned about changes in media?

February 3, 2016

As part of our Top Reads series, Impact sports assistant director Bradley Allen and multimedia reporter Julie Angell sat down to discuss two articles about changes in the production and consumption of media. Julie analyzes ...