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01.18.2022

CBS SPORTS NETWORK TO SHOWCASE TWO NEW ‘WE NEED TO TALK’ EPISODES THIS WEEK

WE NEED TO TALK’ Airs Tonight at 6 PM, ET with Las Vegas Aces Coach Becky Hammon, Pro Football Hall of Fame Coach Jimmy Johnson and Donna Kelce, the Mother of NFL Stars Travis and Jason Kelce

Lesley Visser Sits Down with Duke Basketball Coach Mike Krzyzewski Tomorrow at 7 PM, ET on ‘WE NEED TO TALK WITH’

CBS Sports Network will feature back-to-back days of ‘WE NEED TO TALK’ this week, beginning with a new episode of the critically-acclaimed studio show tonight at 6 PM, ET. The show will include an interview with Becky Hammon, who was recently named head coach of the WNBA’s Las Vegas Aces after seven years as assistant coach of the NBA’s San Antonio Spurs. Plus, Donna Kelce, mother of NFL stars Travis and Jason, joins the show after traveling from Tampa to Kansas City on Sunday so she could watch both her sons play in the NFL postseason. Lesley Visser also sits down for a conversation with Pro Football Hall of Fame coaching legend Jimmy Johnson to discuss his memories from Super Bowl XXVII, the differences between coaching in college and the NFL, and how football has evolved since he started coaching. Tina Cervasio, Sarah Kustok, AJ Ross and Dara Torres host.

Tomorrow night, an extended discussion between Visser and Duke men’s basketball head coach Mike Krzyzewski will air on ‘WE NEED TO TALK WITH’ at 7 PM, ET. Krzyzewski talks about how his success is rooted in his West Point beginnings as both a cadet and as head coach of the Army basketball team, and how that foundation has shaped his coaching values and his life.

Click here for a clip from the Jimmy Johnson interview.

Click here for a clip from the Mike Krzyzewski interview.

Clips are for viewing purposes only.

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WE NEED TO TALK is led by Emmy Award-winning Coordinating Producers Emilie Deutsch and Suzanne Smith. Amy Salmanson and Julie Keryc produce with Smith directing.

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Bailey Knecht
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Bailey.Knecht@viacomcbs.com