2010 Shirley Povich Symposium

The Changing landscape of Sports: How Much is too Much?

An elite group of sports professionals spoke about the impact of the extraordinary amount of money now involved in sports and the increasing pressure to win and perform at the highest levels under the scrutiny of a 24-hour-a-day news cycle.

The symposium featured¬† Christine Brennan (USA Today columnist and writer),¬†Daniel M. Snyder (Washington Redskins owner), Kevin Blackistone (Merrill College and ESPN’s Around the Horn) Scott Van Pelt (Maryland alumnus, ESPN’s Sportcenter anchor and “The Scott Van Pelt Show” host), Tony Kornheiser (ESPN-980 radio host, and co-host of ESPN’s “Pardon the Interruption”)

The event was moderated by Maury Povich.