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Marketplace AM for April 22, 2005

Episode Description 

Tackling that next job

Retiring from professional sports can be a difficult financial transition for many players. Cheryl Glaser talked with former NFL star Hardy Nickerson about how he's adjusted to a new life and career.

The value of a rookie

NFL teams will draft their future players this weekend. Host Kai Ryssdal talks with sports commentator Michael Knisley about the economics of the draft.

Are you ready for some cable?

After more than three decades on ABC, Monday Night Football will air on ESPN starting in 2006, while NBC gets the Sunday night games. Host Tess Vigeland talks with entertainment commentator Michael Speier about the deals.