Tiger Woods inspired SportsCenter anchor Stuart Scott to take up golf, but the teaching methods of the 14-time major champion leaves a bit to be desired. Tiger Woods, who many in golf circles believe ought to go solo out there on the practice range, may not be the best coaching choice to kick start the back nine of the former world No. Show More Summary
After a flurry of reports suggesting Manchester United were going to make one final move for Arturo Vidal, including this from ESPN's Miguel Delaney, it now appears as if Louis van Gaal is targeting Portuguese holding midfielder William...Show More Summary
In what has been a trend for Baltimore Ravens players, defensive tackle Haloti Ngata and linebacker Terrell Suggs dropped this year in ESPN's defensive player rankings. Ngata plummeted 13 spots, going from No. 9 last year to No. 22 this year. Show More Summary
At 31, Leandro Barbosa may not be the player he once was, but the Golden State Warriors saw a value in bringing him off the bench and adding depth to the squad this season. ESPN.com's Marc Stein first reported the details and added another...Show More Summary
In an attempt to discuss how Michael Sam is fitting in with his new teammates, ESPN aired a segment Tuesday featuring reporter Josina Anderson discussing Michael Sam's showering habits in the Rams locker room: when he's showering, which teammates he...
ESPN.com is ranking NFL players and counting them down (follow on Twitter @ESPNNFL) from No. 100 to No. 1 on both offense and defense, 10 per day for 10 days. The top 10 on both sides of the ball will be revealed Friday, Aug. 29. The...Show More Summary
Bad news Chelsea fans: Diego Costa is injured. In news that may have an impact on the future of Fernando Torres in the final days of the transfer window, stories are breaking out of Chelsea HQ on Thursday that summer signing Costa may be out for up to six weeks. As for what we know […]
Rams coach Jeff Fisher is unhappy with an ESPN reporter for 'manufacturing' a story on Michael Sam's showering habits.
Can a gay football player just wash in peace?!? Rams Coach Slams ESPN For Michael Sam Shower Segment The NFL has proven that they’re essentially ready for openly gay players. Unfortunately it seems that sports news casters still hav...
As the Jets prepare to end the preseason with a low-travel-cost trip to Philly, Mike Vick will return to the place where he spent five NFL seasons. He recently told Ian O’Connor of ESPN New York that Vick’s proudest moment as a professional athlete came with the Eagles a year ago, when he defused the…
[Content Note: Homophobia.]Yesterday, ESPN aired a report on first out gay NFL player Michael Sam's bid to earn a spot on the St. Louis Rams' final roster which included information on Sam's showering habits: The reporter noted a "defensive...Show More Summary
(Reuters) - Sports television network ESPN said on Wednesday it regrets a report that detailed the showering habits of St. Louis Rams defensive end Michael Sam, the first openly gay player to be drafted in the NFL. The Walt Disney Co-owned...Show More Summary
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The fourth and fifth Kansas City Chiefs players have popped up on ESPN's rankings of the top 100 defensive players. Safety Eric Berry is in at No. 21 and outside linebacker Tamba Hali checks in at No. 27. Both players are deserving of top 100 ranks. Show More Summary
Fisher had some strong words for how the story came about.
St. Louis Rams head coach Jeff Fisher has responded to ESPN's controversial report that discussed the showering habits of Michael Sam. To say Fisher is not happy might be an understatement. In comments made to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch,...Show More Summary
ESPN has apologized for an embarrassing segment in which reporter Josina Anderson spent over 30 seconds analyzing Michael Sam’s showering habits within the St. Louis Rams’ dressing room, but Rams head coach Jeff Fisher is still pissed. From Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch: “I’m extremely disappointed in her piece,” Fisher [said] on Wednesday, […]
St. Louis Rams Coach Jeff Fisher said he is “extremely disappointed” in an ESPN report Tuesday about the showering habits of Michael Sam, the first openly gay player in the NFL. ESPN apologized Wednesday morning, but Fisher was still angered by Josina Anderson’s coverage from St. Louis on the first of two days of NFL […]
Eli face in Madden, Madden glitches, a Vontaze Burfict extension and ESPN actually apologized for something.
ESPN has already apologized for its out-of-line story about Michael Sam’s showering habits. But that’s not necessarily enough for Rams coach Jeff Fisher. Via Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Fisher is still quite angry with reporter Josina Anderson and her employer about the story, even after getting a follow-up apology call from ESPN…
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. -- ESPN used over seven dozen voters from the network's many NFL platforms, as well as Football Outsiders and Pro Football Focus, to rank the league's top 100 players on offense and top 100 players on defense. In the end, 85 voters turned in ballots on defense, 90 on offense. Today, players ranked No. Show More Summary