Tag Archives: espn

  • Johnny Manziel’s Illegal Autograph Signing Captured in Photo

    Johnny Manziel’s Illegal Autograph Signing Captured in Photo

    We’ve all heard about Johnny Manziel‘s paid autograph practices, which have run him afoul of the NCAA’s regulations in the past. But now an actual photo of Manziel signing an autograph next to autograph broker Drew Tieman has surfaced. The photo, allegedly taken in Tieman’s South Florida apartment, shows what must have been a marathon […]

  • SportsCenter Anchors Get an NFL-Style Introduction (Video)

    SportsCenter Anchors Get an NFL-Style Introduction (Video)

    Well, it’s back. After seven long, painful months of nothing but hockey, basketball, baseball, tennis, golf, and auto racing highlights, the NFL has finally returned. On Monday your life felt so empty and devoid of meaning. Now it is full of joy and purpose, because now we are running NFL posts again—and not just posts […]

  • Not Pumped for the NBA Finals? This Ad from ABC Might Help (Video)

    Not Pumped for the NBA Finals? This Ad from ABC Might Help (Video)

    What’s a professional sports championship without a slick, sentimental promotional advertisement? Not much, apparently. Last month, CBC’s Hockey Night in Canada dropped a nice ad for the Stanley Cup Playoffs that tugged at a fan’s heartstrings. Now ESPN and ABC have come up with one promoting their coverage of the NBA Finals. The ad features […]

  • ESPN’s Heather Cox Gets Blown Off By Stanford Coach David Shaw (Video)

    ESPN’s Heather Cox Gets Blown Off By Stanford Coach David Shaw (Video)

    ESPN sideline reporter Heather Cox was not very happy after her post-game interview with Stanford coach David Shaw– whose team had just beaten Wisconsin, 20-14, to win its first Rose Bowl since 1972– was cut short by a bowl official dragging Shaw away. An indignant Cox responded by yelling “are you kidding me?” You could […]