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    Bob Ryan’s Podcast w/ Lesley Visser

    Bob Ryan sat down with media legend, and Quincy, MA, native Lesley Visser for a one-on-one conversation on Lesley's legendary career.


    A legendary broadcaster and the first and only woman enshrined into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, Lesley Visser talked about her career in sports on Bob Ryan’s Podcast.

    Lesley and Bob discuss everything from their time together at the Boston Globe to the incredible luminaries Lesley has reported on and worked with.

    8:26 Lesley’s on-air difficulties at the beginning of her career

    21:55 Time at the Boston Globe

    30:20 Interactions with a then 25-year old Rick Pitino

    39:15 Why John Madden wouldn’t let her buy him a drink

    47:06 Bill Parcells was a “hard-like”

    56:00 Carrying the Olympic torch

    CLNS Media was live on location for this taping at Wahlburgers in Hingham, MA.

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