John Feinstein


John Feinstein, an award-winning columnist and one of the nation’s most successful and prolific sports authors, has written over two dozen books to date including the bestselling A Good Walk Spoiled and A Season on the Brink. In addition to hosting a radio show on CBS Sports Radio, he writes for the Washington Post, and is a regular commentator on the Golf Channel.

SPRINGFIELD, MA - SEPTEMBER 09:  Shaquille O'Neal with presenters Julius Erving, Alonzo Mourning, Bill Russell, and Isiah Thomas during the 2016 Basketball Hall of Fame Enshrinement Ceremony at Symphony Hall on September 9, 2016 in Springfield, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Feinstein: Basketball HOF System Corrupt, Secretive, Incompetent

John Feinstein goes off on the Basketball Hall of Fame system.

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INDIANAPOLIS, IN - APRIL 05:  Head coach Geno Auriemma of the Connecticut Huskies holds up the net after cutting it down following their 82-51 victory over the Syracuse Orange to win the 2016 NCAA Women's Final Four Basketball Championship at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on April 5, 2016 in Indianapolis, Indiana.  (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Feinstein: Would Love To See Auriemma Coach A Men’s Team

John Feinstein analyzes the UConn 100-game win streak.


HOUSTON, TX - FEBRUARY 05: Dallas Cowboys owner and new Hall of Fame inductee Jerry Jones looks on prior to Super Bowl 51 between the Atlanta Falcons and the New England Patriots at NRG Stadium on February 5, 2017 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Feinstein: Disgusted That Jerry Jones Got In HOF

John Feinstein was not happy with Jerry Jones getting in the Hall of Fame.


BLOOMINGTON, IN - JANUARY 21:  Head coach Tom Izzo of the Michigan State Spartans reacts in the first half against the Indiana Hoosiers at Assembly Hall on January 21, 2017 in Bloomington, Indiana. (Photo by Dylan Buell/Getty Images)

Feinstein: Tom Izzo Won’t Be Listening To Outsider Advice

John Feinstein talks about Tom Izzo and his comments on what others think.


JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA - JANUARY 15:  Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland plays his second shot into the 18th green during the final round of the BMW South African Open Championship at Glendower Golf Club on January 15, 2017 in Johannesburg, South Africa.  (Photo by Warren Little/Getty Images)

Feinstein: Lift At Your Own Risk, Rory

John Feinstein talks about lifting weights in the sport of golf.


TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09:  Deshaun Watson #4 of the Clemson Tigers celebrates after throwing a 2-yard game-winning touchdown pass during the fourth quarter against the Alabama Crimson Tide to win the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game 35-31 at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida.  (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Feinstein: Games Are Just Too Long

John Feinstein is not a fan of the length of games.


NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 06:  Head coach Mike Krzyzewski of the Duke Blue Devils reacts against the Florida Gators in the second half during the Jimmy V Classic at Madison Square Garden on December 6, 2016 in New York City.  (Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images)

Feinstein: Don’t Tell Me Coach K Is A Bad Guy

John Feinstein talks about his dear friend Coach K and why he’s not a bad guy.


ANNAPOLIS, MD - DECEMBER 03:  Head coach Ken Niumatalolo of the Navy Midshipmen looks on against the Temple Owls in the second half during the AAC Championship game at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium on December 3, 2016 in Annapolis, Maryland.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Feinstein: A Message To Anonymous Dope Bowl Official

Feinstein talks about Navy football and the respect that they deserve.


AUSTIN, TX - SEPTEMBER 04:  Head coach Charlie Strong of the Texas Longhorns reacts during the first half of the game against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish at Darrell K. Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium on September 4, 2016 in Austin, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Feinstein: Race Still An Issue In NCAA

John Feinstein talks about the Charlie Strong firing and race still being an issue.


NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 05:  Journalist Gwen Ifill accepts a Lifetime Achievement award onstage at The Women's Media Center 2015 Women's Media Awards on November 5, 2015 in New York City.  (Photo by Brian Ach/Getty Images for The Women's Media Center)

Feinstein: There’s More To Life Than Sports

John looks back at the life of Gwen Ifill.



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