SCP 03: Negotiating a sportscasting contract

Langer-RussSTAA member Russ Langer is the veteran play-by-play voice of Triple-A baseball’s Las Vegas 51s.

In this episode of SCP, Russ shares some secrets for how to get maximum value in a contract negotiation.

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Preparing a co-hosted show

Zach McCrite, 101 ESPN St. Louis sports talk host, on how to prepare for two person show, versus a solo show.

Writing a great sports update

Marc Kestecher, ESPN radio host and anchor, on the importance of great writing for constructing a sports update script, versus the importance of being able to edit yourself.

Treat coaches as individuals

University of Virginia voice, Dave Koehn, says the best way to handle coach-broadcaster relationships is to be yourself and get to know every coach as an individual.