SI Media Podcast: Featuring ESPN digital host Toni Collins

On this episode of the SI Media Podcast, Richard Deitsch interviews ESPN digital host Antonietta (Toni) Collins.
Publish date:

Welcome to the 18th episode of the Sports Illustrated Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch. In this podcast, which is published weekly, Deitsch interviews members of the sports media about their work, and interesting people about the sports media.

This week's guest is ESPN digital host Antonietta (Toni) Collins, who anchors news and analysis video segments in every sport category for and also has also hosted studio shows for the network. On the episode, Collins talks about how she got her start in journalism, what it's like being the only Latina reporter in locker rooms, the benefits and challenges of being a bilingual reporter, how the coverage of Hispanic athletes can improve, what she's learned from her mother María Antonieta Collins, a well-known broadcast journalist in Mexico, what she hopes is next for her career and more.

A reminder: you can subscribe to the podcast on iTunes, and you can view all of SI's podcasts here. If you have any feedback, questions or suggestions, please comment here or tweet at Deitsch.​