December 7, 2011 – Hour 1

Join Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Taylor Branch and author and sports commentator Frank Deford for a conversation about greed and exploitation in college sports.  Branch is the author of the new e-book The Cartel: Inside the Rise and Imminent Fall of the NCAA, as well as the article “The Shame of College Sports” in the October issue of the Atlantic.  Deford is sports commentator for HBO’s Real Sports, commentator for NPR, and senior contributing writer for Sports Illustrated.

Written by Marc Steiner

Marc Steiner

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