The Long Road to Full Speed
When sports returns from the hiatus brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic, the desire to rush back to game action will be inevitable. But even for athletes who don't contract coronavirus in the interim, their health and fitness will be a huge concern for leagues and team medical personnel upon their return. Sports Illustrated contributor Brian Burnsed shares what he learned during an investigative deep dive into the health and medical practices necessary to keep athletes safe in the short and long term.
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About The Show
SI's Coronavirus and Sports podcast is bringing you stories and news updates about how the COVID-19 global pandemic is impacting the world of professional sports. Hosted by Luis Miguel Echegaray, this series will explore all the ways in which athletes, teams, leagues, fans, and everyone else in and around pro sports are dealing with the fallout from a completely unprecedented event. Listen every weekday as we all look to understand: What happens to sports when there are no sports?