ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith used the observance of the birthday of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King and the coming inauguration of Donald Trump to defend black leaders and celebrities who have met with the president-elect from charges of selling out. Smith offered his plea on “First Take,” the week after Steve Harvey visited Trump […]
He left his job as the Vols’ head football coach eight years ago. Tennessee is considering former football coach Phillip Fulmer for its soon-to-be vacant athletic director position, ESPN and USA Today report. Current AD Dave Hart announced last summer his plan to retire, and he’s slated to step down sometime in the first half of this year. Show More Summary
Who’s ready to watch fans debate Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman on ESPN’s First Take? The First Take, Your Take contest, which was announced back in October, has revealed its winners, Chrystal Stone of New York City and Mikal Goodman of Miami. Show More Summary
Won't ABC/ESPN and Eckrich (a meat manufacturing company) leave poor Joey Delk alone?
Oklahoma City Thunder center Steven Adams will miss Monday's game against the Los Angeles Clippers after being diagnosed with a concussion, according to ESPN.com's Royce Young. Continue for updates. Adams' Status Remains in Doubt for Warriors Game on Wednesday Monday, Jan. Show More Summary
Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll said it impacted Sherman off the field, also. On Monday, Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll said on 710 ESPN Seattle that shared that cornerback Richard Sherman has been battling a “significant”...Show More Summary
David Ortiz confirmed Monday he will remain retired from baseball amid speculation the former Boston Red Sox slugger might return to the game. "My playing time has already expired," Ortiz told Enrique Rojas of ESPN Deportes. He maintained...Show More Summary
Nemanja Vidic on ESPN American broadcasters NBC have a trick up their sleeve on Sunday to keep their audience glued to their TVs during the Man United match v Liverpool. Making sure fans of the Red Devils stayed tuned, ESPN were with former Old Trafford defender Nemanja Vidic to watch the match. Vidic was also joined by […]
The Dallas Cowboys' last-second defeat to the Green Bay Packers on Sunday resulted in a major loss for the secondary ticket market, as ticket prices plummeted after the game. According to ESPN.com's Darren Rovell, the cheapest ticket price for Super Bowl 51 was $4,195 before Sunday's game. Show More Summary
The first NFL prime-time Sunday night divisional playoff game might not be the last, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports. If the game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Kansas City Chiefs... The post NFL Thinking About Doing More Playoff Games in Primetime appeared first on NFL Gridiron Gab.
Sonny Dykes is returning to his Texas roots. The former Cal coach is joining Gary Patterson's staff at TCU in an undetermined role. Adam Rittenberg of ESPN.com and Jeremy Clark of HornedFrogBlitz.com reported the news. Dykes, 47, spent the last four seasons at Cal. Show More Summary
Ezra Edelman’s O.J.: Made in America documentary was a crowning achievement for ESPN Films and its 30 for 30 series. The film drew wide acclaim, beginning with its debut at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival, a brief theatrical run in New York and Los Angeles, and its broadcast on ABC and ESPN in June. Show More Summary
Check out five of the top NFL and NCAA football headlines from Thursday night and Friday morning. Wade Phillips Hired as Rams DC: Latest Contract Details and Reaction ESPN's Adam Schefter tweeted, " Wade Phillips has agreed to termsShow More Summary
Earlier this week, ESPN SportsNation host Michelle Beadle was completely done with the antics of Duke Blue Devils controversial star Grayson Allen and called for action to be taken on him. Not a suspension, not a benching, but a fist to the face to set him straight. “Knock him out. Enough is enough, I don’t […]
Vikings coach Mike Zimmer would prefer to be on TV today in his usual coaching gear. Instead, he was a guest on ESPN. During his segment with Hannah Storm, Zimmer offered an update regarding the status of starting quarterback Teddy Bridgewater. It wasn’t specific, but it was ominous. “We don’t know when Teddy will be…
The NFL has presented Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott with follow-up questions regarding assault accusations his ex-girlfriend made in July, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter. Elliott is answering those inquiries, thoughShow More Summary
Larry Eustachy, the head coach at Colorado State, accused a New Mexico assistant of trying to pick a fight with one of his players outside the arena Saturday afternoon in Fort Collins, Colo. Eustachy told ESPN that Terrence Rencher had been talking trash with Rams players before and during the game, including during a fourth-quarter […]
TODAY'S TV Event Time TV NBA Minnesota at Mavericks 1:00 FSSW Chicago at Memphis 8:00 ESPN Men's college basketball Rutgers at Indiana 11 am BigTen Mich. State at Ohio State 12:30 Ch. 11 UMass at Rhode Island 1:30 NBCSN Cincinnati at East Carolina 3:00 CBSSN Missouri St. Show More Summary
You’d think by this point NFL teams would get the point: Jon Gruden likes being an ESPN broadcaster. He is not going to be your next coach. But apparently that message has not come through clearly, because ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported...Show More Summary
ESPN to honor ‘First Fan’ President Obama in series of MLK Day tributes Sports network ESPN will bid President Obama a long farewell in a series of tributes throughout its Martin Luther King Jr. Day programming on Monday. The coverage kicks off with a feature documenting the outgoing...