When Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers appeared recently on HBO’s Bill Simmons venture, Rodgers faced no questions about comments made by his brother, Jordan, on ABC’s The Bachelorette. More recently, Aaron Rodgers addressed such questions in an interview with a local ABC affiliate. “As far as those kinds of things go, I’ve always found that it’s…
Is long-time NFL Countdown co-host Tom Jackson leaving ESPN? According to multiple reports, he is, and will become part of an ever-growing list of TV personalities that include Colin Cowherd, Skip Bayless and Bill Simmons, to high tail it out from the “Worldwide Leader In Sports.” The Tom Jackson report first surfaced courtesy of The... Show More Summary
Last month saw Ben Affleck blast Tom Brady’s Deflategate suspension with an incredible 19 f-bombs on Bill Simmons’ Any Given Wednesday, and now Affleck’s Good Will Hunting co-writer and co-star Matt Damon has weighed in too, but in a much less profane manner. Show More Summary
GQ recently asked some famous people to share thoughts and stories about Matt Damon for a profile piece about the star of the upcoming Jason Bourne. There were spectacular contributions from Martin Scorsese, Bill Simmons, Sarah Silverman, and Damon himself. Show More Summary
There’s no buzz. How long until HBO cancels Bill Simmons? It’s gonna happen, hell, the new regime scrapped the second season of “Vinyl” after the show had already been picked up. You see the ratings sucked. And TV lives by statistics, they trump friends every time. Sure, it’s great to be in business with Mick […] The post Bill Simmons/The Ringer appeared first on Lefsetz Letter.
Jordan Rodgers’ motivation for being on The Bachelorette has long been questioned. His situation didn’t improve any when his brother, NFL quarterback Aaron Rodgers, sat down for an interview with Bill Simmons on Any Given Wednesday. According to Cartermatt, Bachelorette fans expected Aaron to talk about Jordan in the interview. Show More Summary
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Former ESPN employee Bill Simmons took aim at the "Worldwide Leader in Sports" Thursday, accusing ESPN personality Stephen A. Smith of having an NFL-supported agenda against New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady. Brady's appealShow More Summary
Bill Simmons, like most Boston fans, is still very angry about Deflategate. Maybe not Ben Affleck-level mad, but he’s still (...)
On Wednesday, Tom Brady and the rest of the world found out that an appeals court denied his suspension to be overturned and Brady will sit out the first 4 games on the 2016 NFL season. Just another chapter in the never-ending #Deflategate saga, and after hearing the news, everybody outside of the New England area celebrated the […]
Should we thank Bill Simmons for adding a little bit of sizzle to the slowest week in sports? The Wednesday and Thursday after the MLB All-Star Game, especially, may be the two bleakest, emptiest days on the annual sports calendar. OK, let’s give a nod to Stephen A. Show More Summary
Even if renegade gunslinger Bill Simmons is no longer with ESPN, arguably the Boston native’s biggest innovation for the network continues to hit Manny Ramirez-style home runs. 30 for 30, the network’s hit documentary series that has...Show More Summary
It’s been awhile since Bill Simmons took a shot at ESPN. Better check his Twitter to see if something’s wrong. Ahhh, there it is. USDA Choice Hate. Anyway, these types of barrages have gotten Simmons in trouble before, like when he called NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell a liar and ESPN suspended him for two weeks […]
Pretty bold allegation from Bill Simmons... who claims the NFL co-opted several ESPN employees to smear Tom Brady's image during the Deflategate saga... including Stephen A. Smith. Stephen A. had tweeted about Brady's 4-game suspension on…
Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers is glad to see Ndamukong Suh out of the NFC North and in Miami. Rodgers was asked by Bill Simmons to name the NFL’s most terrifying defensive player, and he didn’t hesitate before answering that it’s Suh, whom Rodgers saw twice a year when Suh was playing for the Lions. “One…
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Simmons compares Williams to Muhammad Ali.
Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers was a guest on the new Bill Simmons HBO show “Any Given Wednesday,” and Packers fans probably liked what they heard from Rodgers when he talked about loyalty and his desire to play his entire career with the Packers. A discussion between Rodgers and Simmons on the NBA and Kevin Durant…
On the same day that Tom Brady moved a big step closer toward missing the first four games of the season, another star NFL quarterback will be talking to a guy who will likely be a little salty about the Brady news. Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers will appear Wednesday night on HBO’s Any Given Wednesday…
Bill Simmons apologized to Adrian Wojnarowski for ripping his report on the Warriors planning to go after Kevin Durant.