Sports Podcasts: Best Episodes & Shows of 2020

Travis OsterhausLast updated on Aug 01, 2020
How do you stay up to date on all the sports you follow – especially if you’re a fan of out-of-market teams? You can watch a few games, but it’s likely your schedule won’t let you see as much as you’d like. That’s where sports podcasts really shine. You can find out what happened in each game, along with analysis, updates on athletes and predictions for future games. If you love to keep up with your favorite teams or prestige athletes, discover podcasts about sports. With so many podcasts available, you don’t have endless hours to spend testing the waters and wading through hundreds of options. That’s why we have curated a list of the top podcasts ready for you to dive into. Whether you’re interested in baseball, football, MMA, basketball, soccer, college sports, mixed martial arts or other competitions, you can find just what you’re looking for. Check out podcasts from the top names and lesser-known, high-quality hosts and exciting sports news. We’ve done all the legwork, so the very best sports podcasts are ready for you below.

The Best Sports Episodes for August 2020

Don’t dig through podcast episodes to find what you should download and press play. We’ve curated the very best sports podcast episodes below. Don’t worry about looking back through weeks of posts – the top commentary has already been selected for you. Save time and get the details you need about everything from last night’s games to the prospects your team has to make the playoffs. Start listening to these episodes on MLB, NFL, MMA, the NBA, soccer, and college sports. You can’t go wrong with the top hits listed below, voted on by Repod’s top discovers.
The list of the top 10 Sports episodes for August 2020 is compliled from Repod’s podcast app chart data. The list below is updated monthly, daily Sports charts can be found inside the app.
  • 1
    Outside Podcast

    Outside Podcast

    A Love Story Interrupted by a Bison Attack
    "I felt like I was there throughout the episode, really good story telling! "
  • 2
    Pardon My Take

    Pardon My Take

    The 2020 Takie Awards Featuring Blake Griffin, Blake Koepka & Blake Bortles
    "Always one of the best episodes of the year. “Blake of the year” was electric, and billy delivering the bad news was a great addition."
  • 3
    Daddy Issues with Joe Buck and Oliver Hudson

    Daddy Issues with Joe Buck and Oliver Hudson

    Eddie Vedder: Grungedaddy
  • 4
    The Ringer NBA Show

    The Ringer NBA Show

    Senator Cory Booker on NCAA Reform, Speaking on the Senate Floor, the Criminal Justice System, and Fighting for a Better America | Flying Coach With Steve Kerr and Pete Carroll
  • 5
    Pardon My Take

    Pardon My Take

    Mark Cuban, Mt Rushmore Of Life's Little Embarrassments And Ronnie Coleman
    "Cuban shares a funny gambling story about MJ in Reno. $1 million line in credit at the Casino? @travis thought you’d enjoy this one 😉"
  • 6
    Pardon My Take

    Pardon My Take

    Luke Bryan, Woj Suspended, And Soup Tube Is The Greatest Invention Ever
    "Soup tube guy is the new Dave and busters guy"
  • 7
    Outside Podcast

    Outside Podcast

    That Time the Camp Snake Tried to Eat a Counselor
    "I love camp so I was excited to listen to this episode. The first couple stories made me squirm as a PSA to those who listen 🦗🐍 "
  • 8
    The Bill Simmons Podcast

    The Bill Simmons Podcast

    ‘Palm Springs,’ ‘SNL,’ and "I’m on a Boat" With Andy Samberg, Plus ‘Almost Famous’ With Jim Miller
    "Not enough sports talk, but the interview with Andy Samberg was good"
  • 9
    Rotoworld Football Podcast

    Rotoworld Football Podcast

    One Burning Question for Every NFC Team
  • 10
    Pardon My Take

    Pardon My Take

    Jerry O'Connell, Baseball Is Back, Mt Rushmore Of PLL Names
    "“I want to interview Mark Davis at a PF Chang’s, put the mic on the table and just let it ride” 😂😂"

Editors Choice: Top Sports Shows In 2020

As someone with a lot of personal and professional obligations, it can be hard to catch up with all of the leagues you’re interested in and you’re a big fan of. Podcasts give you a chance to listen when you have the time, whether that’s on your commute or when you’re working out. Below are the best sports podcasts available. Given that there are hundreds, it can be hard to find the perfect fit – but with the list we’ve curated below, you will enjoy them. No matter what mood you’re in, you can find the best hosts with the sharpest insights on your favorite team or listen to an interview with your favorite athlete. Take a look at the best of the best and start listening today!
The list of the top 10 best Sports podcasts of 2020 is a compilation of the editor’s choice + collaboration with the Repod community.
  • The Lead
    The Lead
  • Outside Podcast
    Outside Podcast
  • Below the Belt
    Below the Belt
  • The Press Box
    The Press Box
  • The Ringer NBA Show
    The Ringer NBA Show
  • One Shining Podcast
    One Shining Podcast
  • Against the Rules with Michael Lewis
    Against the Rules with Michael Lewis
  • PTI
    PTI
  • ESPN Daily
    ESPN Daily
  • The Dave Chang Show
    The Dave Chang Show