(3TV/CBS 5) -- It’s the show that changed sports television. In this week’s Extra Point, Rich Podolsky takes us behind the scenes on "The NFL Today" on CBS Sports in the late '70s and early '80s. Brent Musburger, Phyllis George, Jimmy “The Greek,” and Irv Cross captured the sports world’s attention and our guest had a front row seat.
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Kenny Mayne: After nearly 30 years at ESPN, the former SportsCenter anchor is teaming up with Caesars Sportsbook to launch a new era of sports in Arizona.
Arizona Cardinals vs. Minnesota Vikings preview: Courtney Cronin covers the Vikings for ESPN. She looks ahead to the Vikings' visit to Arizona on Sunday and Patrick Peterson’s return trip to the desert for the first time in a visiting uniform.
NAU head football coach Chris Ball: The NAU Lumberjacks are headed to Tucson to play the Arizona Wildcats on Saturday. Chris Ball's team hasn't gotten off to the start that they wanted, but that hasn't deterred the head coach's enthusiasm for the job. On this episode, we discuss the season and his "why."
Luis Gonzalez talks 9/11 and the 2001 World Series: Arizona Diamondbacks legend Luis Gonzalez joins us to discuss his memories of the September 11 attacks, the impact it had on him, the sport, and the 2001 World Series win over the New York Yankees.
Cardinals vs. Titans preview: The Arizona Cardinals open up the 2021 season on Sunday on the road against the Tennessee Titans. We get a scouting report from the Music City from Chris Harris, who covers the Titans for WSMV.
ASU vs UNLV preview: Arizona State looks to keep up their winning ways in Week 2 against UNLV. Paloma Villicana, FOX 5 sports anchor and host of the UNLV coach's show, takes us behind Rebel lines.
NASCAR driver Michael McDowell: Glendale’s Michael McDowell knows next year isn’t guaranteed and will try to follow up his Daytona 500 win by making a run at the championship.
NASCAR driver Alex Bowman: For the first time ever, two Arizona drivers will compete in NASCAR's Cup Series playoff. Tucson’s Alex Bowman is a contender after winning three races in the 2021 season and joins us to discuss his run at the title.
Trey Wingo on the Cardinals, ASU, and more: For years, he's been in your living room talking about the NFL. Trey Wingo joins the Extra Point podcast to talk about the Arizona Cardinals, ASU, and what Arizona sports will look like when sports gambling goes live.
NFL analyst Boomer Esiason: Boomer Esiason still holds the single-game record for most passing yards by an Arizona Cardinals quarterback in a game. The NFL on CBS analyst joins the Extra Point to discuss his new show on AZFamily, his prediction for Kyler Murray, and his record setting day in 1996.
Legal sports betting about to begin in Arizona: Legal sports gambling is about to go live in Arizona. John Avello from DraftKings gives us a scouting report on what to expect.
City of Glendale won't renew Arizona Coyotes arena lease: The City of Glendale says it will not be renewing its lease with the Arizona Coyotes. The lease ends after the upcoming 2021-2022 season ends, after which, the team will need to find a new home. City Manager Kevin Phelps explains the city's decision.
Arizona Cardinals talk with Drew Stanton: With the Kansas City Chiefs coming to town on Friday, former Arizona Cardinals quarterback Drew Stanton joins the Extra Point podcast to talk about what he saw in Week One from the radio booth, his wine of choice, and his dance moves.
Kenneth Shropshire on NIL impact on college sports: Kenneth Shropshire, CEO of the Global Sport Institute at ASU, talks about why this year may be the most crucial for the NCAA since its inception due to the new Name, Image, and Likeness rules, and lays out what he thinks it means for the future of college sports.
Cardinals training camp update with ESPN's Josh Weinfuss: The Arizona Cardinals kickoff their preseason against the Dallas Cowboys, and ESPN's Josh Weinfuss stops by to talk about the game, the biggest training camp developments, and the season ahead.
Cardinals training camp update with Howard Balzer: Arizona Cardinals training camp is in full swing, so we dive into the early storylines with Howard Balzer. The veteran NFL reporter and publisher of AllCardinals.com also gives his insight into this week's Pro Football Hall of Fame inductions.
ASU recruiting scandal update with Doug Haller: The NCAA investigation into Arizona State football's recruiting practices continues. We get the latest updates from The Athletic's Doug Haller.
Cardinals training camp questions with Bob McManaman: The Arizona Cardinals head to training camp with high expectations and many key questions. We break it all down with Bob McManaman of The Arizona Republic.
Phoenix Suns beat reporter Duane Rankin: As the Phoenix Suns and Milwaukee Bucks continue to battle in the NBA Finals, we go inside the series with Duane Rankin, the Suns beat reporter for The Arizona Republic/AZCentral.
Phoenix Suns talk with Jerry Colangelo: With the Phoenix Suns in the NBA Finals, we talk with Arizona sports icon Jerry Colangelo to get his thoughts on his former team's run, his time building the franchise, and more.
Suns vs. Bucks NBA Finals preview: It's all come down to this: The Phoenix Suns face the Milwaukee Bucks in the NBA Finals. Can the Suns take home their first-ever title? We preview the series with Gina Mizell of Suns.com and Kellan Olson of ArizonaSports.com.
Phoenix Suns broadcaster Eddie Johnson: The former NBA sharpshooter and current broadcaster discusses the Phoenix Suns' Western Conference Finals series against the Los Angeles Clippers. He takes you inside the mind of a player and outlines how the Suns can make their first NBA Finals appearance since 1993.
Olympic skateboarder Jagger Eaton: Jagger Eaton is one of the best skateboarders in the world, and the Mesa native will be competing in this year's Olympics in Tokyo. He discusses his career, growing up in the Valley, and going for gold!
Jimmy Eat World drummer Zach Lind: Valley native and Jimmy Eat World drummer Zach Lind talks about his love of the Suns, performing at halftime of Game 1, getting back to performing shows live and more!
UFC 263 preview with Dana White: We talk with the President of the UFC Dana White for a preview of UFC 263, taking place June 12 in Glendale!
Suns vs. Nuggets series preview with Jon Bloom: The Phoenix Suns put away the defending champion Los Angeles Lakers to set up a second-round battle against the Denver Nuggets. We preview the series ahead with Jon Bloom.
Former ASU & NFL star Adam Archuleta: The former Arizona State and NFL star turned broadcaster reflects on his playing career, coaching his kids, his new restaurant CoreLife Eatery, the Arizona Cardinals' busy offseason, why he can't hate Tom Brady anymore, and much more.
Arizona Wildcats men's basketball coach Tommy Lloyd: The new head coach of the Arizona Wildcats' men's basketball team discusses the challenges of the job, rebuilding a national power, his coaching career, best MC of all time, and more!
Phoenix Suns vs. Los Angeles Lakers playoff preview: It's time for NBA playoff basketball. The Phoenix Suns will face the defending champion Los Angeles Lakers, and we preview the series with Gina Mizell of Suns.com and Kellan Olson of ArizonaSports.com.
Arizona Cardinals 2021 schedule analysis with Paul Calvisi: The Arizona Cardinals' 2021 schedule has been released. We analyze the 17-game slate with sideline reporter Paul Calvisi.
Concussions in sports with Dr. Javier Cárdenas: Dr. Cárdenas, director of the Barrow Concussion and Brain Injury Center, has worked closely with the NFL to study concussions in athletes. He’s now developing a test that could one day detect a concussion through saliva.
Reviewing the Arizona Cardinals' offseason with Kent Somers: The Arizona Republic columnist Kent Somers talks about the future of Larry Fitzgerald, the busy offseason, and grades the 2021 Cardinals’ draft class.
Sports Card Investing with Geoff Wilson: Sports cards are no longer child’s play. Geoff Wilson is the creator of “Sports Card Investor” and explains how this one time hobby has become a new place for people to put their money, and how you can get started.
Arizona Cardinals NFL Draft preview with Howard Balzer: With the 2021 NFL Draft coming up, we are joined by veteran NFL reporter and publisher of AllCardinals.com Howard Balzer. We discuss the players available, team needs, draft memories, and more.
NBA writer Ben Golliver: Ben Golliver is a national NBA writer for the Washington Post. His new book "Bubbleball" details his 93 days as one of the few reporters allowed inside the NBA's COVID-19 bubble. He talks about how the league bounced back from the shutdown, the 8-0 run by the Suns, and how it almost came to an abrupt halt as players fought for social justice. "Bubbleball" is out May 4th in bookstores nationwide.
Remembering Pat Tillman: We honor the legacy of Pat Tillman and hear memories from those who knew him best.
Former Phoenix Suns forward Brian Grant: Twelve-year NBA veteran Brian Grant talks about his time in the league, his battle with Parkinson’s disease, and his new book “Rebound”, which is available in bookstores now. Learn more about the Brian Grant Foundation at www.briangrant.org.
Former NBA All-Star Tom Van Arsdale: Van Arsdale holds two distinct records: He's played the most games & scored the most points in NBA history without a playoff appearance. In his new book "Journey Man" he talks about why his 12-year NBA career was a lot more successful than the records show.
WWE superstar Braun Strowman: WWE superstar Braun Strowman joins us to talk about his steel cage match against Shane McMahon at WrestleMania 37. The event will take place April 10 and 11 in Tampa, Florida, becoming WWE's first ever two-night WrestleMania!
Arizona Wildcats insider Shane Dale: Author and Wildcat Country podcast co-host Shane Dale gives insight into the departure of head basketball coach Sean Miller, the impact of the NCAA's ongoing investigation, what's next for the Wildcat program, plus the Final Four run by the women's team.
GCU Head Basketball Coach Bryce Drew: Grand Canyon head basketball coach Bryce Drew discusses the 'Lopes NCAA Tournament run, the tragic death of GCU star Oscar Frayer, his brother Scott leading Baylor to a national title, a Drew vs. Drew matchup and more.
ESPN insider & former NFL GM Mike Tannenbaum: Tannenbaum talks about the Arizona Cardinals’ offseason moves, what it will take for the team to make the postseason, and his prediction for the young quarterback who is ready for a breakout year in 2021.
Matt Miller: Former college baseball player Matt Miller lost his fingers and toes to frostbite during a mountain climbing accident. After a decade-long struggle with addiction, he now says his loss was a gift, and he's using it to help others. Part II