Watch 60 Minutes Sports

60 Minutes Sports is a television program that creates new stories and interviews by some of the 60 Minute correspondents and CBS reporters. It also uses older stories from it's archives for an hour long feature program and one on one interviews that any sports enthusiast will enjoy.

The original 60 Minutes news program was created in the late 60's by Don Hewitt. It became so popular for it's cutting edge reporting and very unique style of investigating that TV Guide considered it number 6 on the list for it's greatest TV shows of all times. Extending itself for a monthly sports magazine with it's sister corporation Showtime seemed to be the way to go to keep viewers enthralled and excited.

Jeff Fager is the show's executive producer and promises to offer the same high quality reporting that viewers are used to with any 60 Minutes story. They have a line up of CBS correspondents like Scott Pelley of the CBS Evening News. Scott has won several Peabody awards and has interviewed many famous people and presidents like George Bush and is one of the most experienced reporters who brings his vast knowledge and skills to 60 Minutes Sports.

Some others joining the show are Lara Logan, a foreign news correspondent of 60 Minutes who brings bold reporting to the tables. Then there is famed Anderson Cooper who has won the hearts of many with his own style of reporting much of the big news around the world. Sharyn Alfonsi, who has done a lot of lead stories for the network is added to the list of A names along with Armen Keteyian, an Emmy award winner who's won 11 times for sports reporting.These are just a few of the many who will add their skill to this show.

This sports edition has a line up of exciting stories hosted by Lara Logan and Steve Kroft. Some of the reports you'll see are Anderson Cooper interviewing wave surfer Garret Macnamara or behind the scenes at the Super Bowl, so stay tuned for more exciting stories on 60 Minutes Sports.

Wednesday 10:00 PM et/pt on Showtime
5 Seasons, 54 Episodes
January 9, 2013
Celebrity & Entertainment, Sports
6.6/10
Cast: Sharyn Alfonsi, Armen Keteyian
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60 Minutes Sports Full Episode Guide

  • Maurice DuBois profiles the new "Rocky;" middleweight Danny Jacobs, who's overcome bone cancer is boxing's newest champion and has a chance at title reunification.

  • Hope Solo; racing legend Mario Andretti; Clemson coach Dabo Swinney.

  • Donnie Tyndall discusses his time coaching at Southern Miss and charges of academic fraud; Lindsey Vonn hopes to be the winningest skier in history; the evolution of Techogym.

  • Girls soccer in Iran; all-around waterman Kai Lenny; Jayson Williams.

  • Armen Keteyian investigates the resignation of Patty Crawford, Title IX coordinator at Baylor University, and accusations that the school is more interested in protecting its reputation than its students. Plus, a profile of Brad Stevens, the Celtics coach whose lack of NBA experience at first raised eyebrows, but whose winning ways have raised the hopes of many a Boston fan. And Jon Wertheim reports on people with autism playing sports at all levels, including professionally.

  • Seahawks receiver Doug Baldwin has been protesting police shootings of unarmed-black men like a lot of NFL players but, as he sits down to tell his story to Jon Wertheim, hes also meeting with officials who can help to change the situation. Plus, Jack Ford reports on fun-loving Clemson football coach Dabo Swinney and the program he devised to turn the collegiate powerhouse around. And Jim Axelrod profiles NBA all-star centers Pau and Marc Gasol, two talented brothers who couldnt be more different off the court.

  • Linebacker Von Miller; soccer "agents" in Africa; Ford's Le Mans challenge.

  • The first name in news magazines is the last word in sports. Jack Ford profiles the 75th Anniversary of the U.S. Naval Academy's Brigade Boxing Championships and its role in creating future military leaders. Plus, twenty-five years after "Friday Night Lights" exposed the grit of big time high school football Sharyn Alfonsi revisits some of its true-life characters in Odessa, Texas, and watches this year's team chase a dream. And Mo Rocca goes out on the high seas to report on one of the most lucrative deep sea fishing tournaments in the world.

  • The first name in news magazines is the last word in sports. Charlie Rose probes how a spirited on- and off-track rivalry between three-time world champion Lewis Hamilton and teammate Nico Rosberg contributes to the success of a well-oiled Formula One team. Plus, Jack Ford reports on the ancient Irish game of hurling - maybe the fastest sport on turf you will ever see, and a fishing guide they call "Fly Girl" on a mission to bring back an art.

  • The last anyone heard from running back Marshawn Lynch was when he seemed to retire via tweet in the middle of the Super Bowl. So why is he talking to Jon Wertheim? Plus, in light of the accusations of PED use during the Olympics, Armen Keteyian talks to Alysia Montano about racing against Russian runners. Sharyn Alfonsi reports on the Annual Bataan Memorial Death March marathon as cameras accompany 98-year old survivor and decorated vet Ben Skardon over the 8.5 mile course. And Phil Keoghan on the rebirth of rugby in the US.

  • Sharyn Alfonsi talks to American League All Star Josh Donaldson about his rough early life and how overcoming a challenging childhood helped him in becoming the player he is today. Plus, Jeff Glor profiles the first American female athlete to win gold in both Summer and Winter Paralympic Games, Alana Nichols - who's setting her competitive sights on a new event at the Summer Games in Brazil.

  • Protecting young athletes; drone racing; the equestrian set; Bubba Watson.

  • Jon Wertheim looks into the Jackson Wink MMA Academy in Albuquerque, NM, training ground for some of the best MMA fighters in the world. Armen Keteyian examines a change in NCAA enforcement that has some elite coaches under the gun for the behavior of their teams. Plus, a profile of Scott Cochran, the Alabama Crimson Tide strength coach, whose contract was re-upped at a salary as high as some head coaches' - and the 75th Anniversary of the U.S. Naval Academy's Brigade Boxing Championships.

  • Armen Keteyian reports on the hugely popular fantasy sports contests that more and more legal authorities are calling gambling. Superstar quarterback Cam Newton shows a different side in an interview with James Brown. Plus, Charlie Rose probes how a spirited on- and off-track rivalry between three-time world champion Lewis Hamilton and teammate Nico Rosberg contributes to the success of a well-oiled Formula One team. And Anderson Cooper follows Alpine daredevil JT Holmes as he attempts to teach some of his extreme skills to others.

  • As concussions become a major issue in football, Steve Kroft checks in with parents who are wondering whether to allow their children to play the contact sport. Armen Keteyian interviews anti-trust lawyer Jeffrey Kessler, whose suit against the NCAA has just been granted class action status. Plus, Lesley Stahl reports on basketball leagues - and lengthy schedules - for kids as young as five. And David Martin follows top climber Sasha DiGiulian as she ascends the treacherous north face of the Eiger.

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