ESPN, which has seen its ratings drop as its on-air talent has drifted into politics, issued new political and election guidelines to employees, recommending that they tie any political comments to sports whenever possible. There are different guidelines for staffers working on news reports and those providing commentary for the network. Patrick Stiegman, ESPN’s vice president of […]
Um, considering he is a murderous dictator, that was an insensitive tweet and piece to run. Classless move.
He said he wanted to stay closer to home for NFL games and by becoming an ESPN SportsCenter contributor, he won’t have to travel as much. Photo by WEBN-TV
Stuart Scott, an iconic sports broadcaster for ESPN’s Sportscenter, passed away this morning at age 49 from battling cancer. A couple great tributes were written and produced, such as his former co-anchor Rich Eisen and colleague Hannah Storm.
4/5/2017 - ESPN Issues New Political and Election Guidelines to Employees
3/21/2016 - ESPN SportsCenter Tweets about Fidel Castro and His Love of Sports
3/11/2016 - Dikta: ESPN Contributor Role was My Decision, Not a Result of Criticizing Obama
1/4/2015 - RIP Stuart Scott, We’ll Miss You