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A Conversation With Linda Cohn, Whose Record 5000th SportsCenter Is on the Horizon

Linda Cohn, whose 5,000th SportsCenter airs on Sunday, February 21st at 8 am ET, joins the podcast this week. We discussed when she realized this milestone was on the horizon, her early years at ESPN when she was warned by Dan Patrick about the lack of women who had been successful in Bristol and later nearly lost her job after two years, incidents of sexual harassment that she endured early in her career (as described in her autobiography, Cohn-Head), Keith Olbermann’s comments that “there is no reason anymore for a consumer to watch SportsCenter,” and more!