Sports Uncovered

By NBC Sports

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Sports Uncovered shines a new light on the most unforgettable moments in sports. The debut episode explores “I’m back,” the two-word fax from Michael Jordan announcing the most famous comeback in NBA history.

Presented by the storytellers at NBC Sports and featuring introductions by Mike Tirico.


Episode Date
Marathon on ice
00:43:07

How the Philadelphia Flyers and Pittsburgh Penguins survived seven hours of playoff hockey as they battled in the longest game of the NHL’s modern era


Guests include:

Brian Boucher (Flyers goalie)

Bob Boughner (Penguins defenseman)

Keith Jones (Flyers forward)

Chris Therien (Flyers defenseman)

Ron Tugnutt (Penguins goalie)

Jun 25, 2020
Sean Taylor, the NFL superstar we didn’t get to know
00:48:00

Untold stories that explain why the NFL’s biggest stars revere Sean Taylor, the Washington Redskins safety who was killed at 24 while protecting his family


Guests include:

Landon Collins (three-time Pro Bowl safety)

Joe Gibbs (Pro Football Hall of Fame)

Jonathan Vilma (three-time Pro Bowl linebacker)

Jun 18, 2020
The uniform craze that revolutionized college football
00:36:19

How the University of Oregon ignited a fashion arms race across all sports, both collegiately and professionally, by going from having Donald Duck as its mascot to trendsetting Nike uniforms that attracted five-star recruits to Eugene.


Major Guests:

Mike Bellotti (former Oregon head coach)

Tinker Hatfield (Nike designer)

Joey Harrington (Heisman Trophy finalist)


Jun 11, 2020
Michael Jordan: "I'm Back"
01:02:19

How a two-word fax from Michael Jordan changed the course of NBA history, plus never-before-heard stories about his secret workouts with another NBA team


Guests include:

David Falk (Jordan’s longtime agent)

Tim Hardaway (five-time NBA All-Star)

LeBron James (three-time NBA champion)

Steve Kerr (eight-time NBA champion)

Chris Mullin (Basketball Hall of Fame)

Dominique Wilkins (Basketball Hall of Fame)


May 28, 2020
TRAILER: Mike Tirico introduces Sports Uncovered
00:01:55

Mike Tirico introduces Sports Uncovered, the newest podcast series from NBC Sports that will shine a fresh light on the most unforgettable moments in sports. The debut episode, "I'm Back," will explore how a two-word fax from Michael Jordan changed the course of NBA history, plus uncover never-before-heard stories about his secret workouts with another NBA team.

Subscribe for free to Sports Uncovered to get “Sports Uncovered: I’m Back” automatically downloaded on May 28.  

May 26, 2020
Trailer for Michael Jordan: 'I'm Back' coming May 28
00:00:29

“I’m back.” You remember the two-word fax from Michael Jordan announcing his return to the NBA, but there is much more to the story that you don’t know. Subscribe for free to Sports Uncovered right now to get “Sports Uncovered: I’m Back” automatically downloaded on May 28.  

Mar 18, 2020