Tom Hoffarth

Sports Media Weekly Podcast #10- Tom Hoffarth, LA Daily News

Sports Media WeeklyHere we are with our tenth edition of the Sports Media Weekly Podcast…where Ken Fang of Fang’s Bites and I talk opine on news within the sports media world.

We are pleased to be joined today by Tom Hoffarth, Sports Media Columnist at the Los Angeles Daily News.  Along with his columns Tom also writes a sports media blog which he updates regularly.

In this week’s show we talk with Tom about ESPN’s contract extension with John Gruden, the success of the ESPN’s Los Angeles SportsCenter venture, does ESPN and the other networks wield too much power over sports coverage,  Tom’s experience in trying his hand at various jobs in sports media, the dwindling number of credentials for U.S. newspapers at the upcoming Vancouver Olympics, and the likelihood of the NFL returning to Los Angeles…