CBS/AXS Sportswriter & Ironman athlete/coach

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Sam McPherson writes The Daily McPlay for Bay Area Sports on AXS, and he has covered MLB baseball, NBA basketball, NCAA basketball, NCAA football, NFL football, PGA golf and fantasy baseball for CBS in the last four years, too. Despite moonlighting as a copy editor, a college English professor an...

What was your first job as a journalist?

Writing for my college newspaper, covering the women's gymnastics team.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes, when I was a kid. Good riddance! Got my first Mac in 1986, and everything was different.

What does it mean to be a journalist?

It means you contribute to the record of human experience, and with the Internet, your voice can live forever via Google!