Statistically Speakingen Speaking is a podcast from the Samford University Center for Sports Analytics in Birmingham, Alabama. Each week we dive into a topic related to the sports marketing or sports analytics industry.Sports & RecreationCopyright Samford University. All rights (Darin White) Speaking 2018 Induction Ceremony: Dabo SwinneyGrant Gardner and Zachary Taunton talk with Dabo Swinney, at the Alabama Sports Hall of Fame, about how analytics factor into recruiting.Mon, 06 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0500 2018 Induction Ceremony: Tim HudsonGrant Gardner talks with Tim Hudson at the Alabama Sports Hall of Fame about data analytics in baseball and how the game has evolved since his big league debut.Mon, 18 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0500 2018 Induction Ceremony: Terrell OwensWe chat with Terrell Owens at the Alabama Sports HOF where he was inducted into the 2018 class.Mon, 11 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0500 Sports Marketing Program Visits AtlantaCo-hosts Zachary Taunton and Grant Gardner chat about the Sports Marketing program's recent trip to Atlanta. Students in the program met with President and CEO of the Atlanta Falcons, Rich McKay, and President of Atlanta United, Darren Eales.Mon, 14 May 2018 00:00:00 -0500 in TicketingSports Marketing student, Chase Tripi, is back on the podcast to discuss the trends in sports ticket sales with host, Zachary Taunton.Mon, 07 May 2018 00:00:00 -0500 SportsZachary Taunton chats with Brock Fogle, the CEO of Vintage Sports. Vintage Sports is a young e-commerce start-up that sells vintage sports memorabilia.Mon, 30 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0500 Analytics Wins ChampionshipsZachary Taunton chats with Samford Sports Marketing student Brooke Jenkins about her experience interning for the Houston Astros. They discuss how the Astros won the 2017 World Series with a strong analytical approach.Mon, 23 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0500 Importance of Sports SponsorshipsCo-hosts Zachary Taunton and Grant Gardner discuss the importance of sponsorships within the sports industry. They also talk about how crucial sponsorships are within professional cycling.Mon, 16 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0500 Marketing: An International IndustryZachary Taunton chats with Chase Tripi, a student in Samford's Sports Marketing program, about the sports marketing industry. They also analyze sports marketing from an international perspective and discuss the NBA in China.Sat, 14 Apr 2018 19:00:00 -0500 Sports Industry from a Student-Athlete's PerspectiveZachary Taunton speaks with Josh Salter, a Samford Track and Field athlete, about what makes the sports industry unique as well as his experiences with college athletics.Mon, 09 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0500 Are Sports Analytics?Zachary Taunton talks with Jay Mike Johnson about the basics of sports analytics and how Samford University is impacting the industry.Thu, 05 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0500 Football LeagueZachary Taunton talks with Israel Football League Commissioner, Betzalel Friedman, about the top American Football League in Israel.Mon, 19 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500