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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