ESPN’s choice of interviews following CBS’s selection show on Sunday was quite interesting. While CBS had television feeds piped into teams celebrating because they had just been selected to play in the big dance, ESPN took the counter-view. One by one they filed in for interviews. Head coaches for three of the eight teams appearing…Read More
Policing the Media
UCLA coach Ben Howland responds to all the emotional storylines involved in UCLA’s pathway to winning the NCAA tournament
Larry debunks the myth that certain teams “need” to take certain players in the NFL draft.
NFL Network’s coverage of the scouting combines has left me shaking my head.
The media has created a victim role for Marty Schottenheimer since his firing by the San Diego Chargers. That is incorrect as Marty’s own actions led to his firing.
If you remember a few days ago I wrote about a story in which an audio clip of Nick Saban using the term “coonass” became public. To recap, Miami Herald writer Jeff Darlington emailed an off the record comment from Nick Saban to a sports show host in Miami who wound up playing it on…Read More
After a little digging around, I’ve come to find that Saban’s comment (that you can hear in the post below) in which he uses the term “coonass” was made off the record. From the Miami Herald: “The coach’s slur was not initially published by The Herald because of the coach’s request for that portion of…Read More
You remember that game you played back in kindergarden? You know, that game telephone? Of course you do. It went a little something like this – kids are all seated in a circle, teacher whispers some “code phrase” to the first kid, they’re supposed to repeat the phrase to the person sitting next to them,…Read More