Stroman On Sports

Dr. Deborah Stroman, sports commentator and UNC business professor, talks to Aaron Keck about the world of sports.

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August 15, 2018: Whither Football?

Two Orange County high schools aren’t fielding varsity football teams this year – part of a growing trend, with fewer students coming out for football. What does this mean for the future? And what’s actually driving them away? (Spoiler alert: it may not be the reason you think.)

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July 25, 2018: Cut The Cord?

More and more people are “cutting the cord” – getting rid of cable TV, that is. But what effect is that going to have on college sports – which has been relying more and more on conference networks for revenue?

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July 18, 2018: Larry Fedora at ACC Media Day

At ACC Media Day, Larry Fedora dismissed concerns about the (well-documented) connection between football and CTE – then suggested that “our country will go down” if football gets changed too much. So, uh…what now?

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July 11, 2018: Jerry Richardson

Following a devastating report of numerous cases of sexual and racial harassment, Jerry Richardson sells the Carolina Panthers and (unapologetically) walks away with $2.2 billion. What are we to make of it all?

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June 20, 2018: CWS

All eyes are on Omaha for the College World Series. What’s up behind the scenes in the world of college baseball?

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