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ESPN's Byron Scott: Fantasy Auction Sketch Is 'Unacceptable'

19 minutes agoPop Culture / Celebrity :

ESPN analyst Byron Scott says the fantasy football auction sketch that aired on the network is "unacceptable"... but he's not calling for the producer to get fired.  The network has already apologized for the sketch which showed a white man…

ESPN apologizes for fantasy football segment that auctioned off players, including African Americans

ESPN issued an apology and explanation Tuesday after airing a live version of a fantasy football auction that some people felt was racist. “Auction drafts are a common part of fantasy football, and ESPN’s segments replicated an auction draft with a diverse slate of top professional football players,”...

Fantasy football preseason Week 1 review: Rookie quarterbacks

34 minutes agoSports / Baseball : Baseball Nation

A look at the most notable rookie quarterback performances of preseason Week 1. Week 1 of the preseason usually is slow going. However, it is also the rookie showcase as many new talents make their career debut. Of course, we cannotShow More Summary

ICYMI: ESPN Airs Controversial Fantasy Football Sketch Resembling A Slave Auction & This NFL Star Is ‘Speechless’

ESPN is coming under fire after airing a controversial fantasy football sketch on Monday! In case you missed it, the Disney-owned sports network put up a clip of a white man auctioning off football players, like Odell Beckham Jr. (above), to the highest bidders. The bidders were a predominantly white crowd… so it's not hard to see [...]

Can we make Disneyland better by trading some of its attractions to Walt Disney World?

Forget fantasy football. I want to run my own fantasy theme park league. Let’s draft attractions and find some way to figure out which of our made-up parks would draw the most fans and make the most money. But as with any fantasy team, the best part would be the trades. Who gives up what […]

ESPN apologizes for “auction” fantasy football sketch, Odell Beckham Jr. calls them out

A sketch ESPN created to promote fantasy football produced some major backlash Tuesday, forcing the company to eventually apologize (albeit in a limited way), and leading to later criticism from the likes of Giants’ receiver Odell Beckham Jr. Show More Summary

ESPN apologizes for player ‘auction’ during fantasy football marathon

6 hours agoSports : The Early Lead

ESPN launched a 28-hour programming marathon to promote fantasy football Monday, and it wasn’t long before a related segment caught some people’s attention. Playing off the “auction” format of selecting fantasy teams, the network interspersed its coverage with a more elaborate version, in which a fast-talking auctioneer got the bidding going on a number of […]

2017 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Believe it or not, Kenny Golladay is a red zone star and Zach Ertz is a high-volume receiver

After the first full week of preseason games and a wild Friday of transactions, Heath Cummings has a new batch of takes to dissect before Week 2 of the preseason.

2017 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Todd Gurley doesn't look better, but Kelvin Benjamin is showing signs in preseason

While Todd Gurley continued to struggle behind a subpar offensive line, Kelvin Benjamin reminded the world of what he's capable of doing.

ESPN criticized for fantasy football auction

21 hours agoNews : USAToday: News

Fantasy football auction on ESPN2 included black players, leading some on social media to draw parallels to slave auctions.        

Fantasy Football Today Podcast: Running backs preview; Round 2 running backs risky?

Is this the year to wait on running backs? Check out our comprehensive preview of the running back position.

2017 Fantasy Football Preseason Takeaways: Kenny Golladay among top sleepers after the first week of games

Kenny Golladay went from unknown to Fantasy sleeper after his two-touchdown game, but he's not the only potential sleeper for Fantasy owners to know about.

SportsPulse: Clutch fantasy football draft tips

SportsPulse's Trysta Krick has three key fantasy football tips that every fantasy player should know as they prep for draft season.        

2017 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Thomas Rawls, Spencer Ware have early leads in running back competitions in preseason

There's no need to overreact to one week of preseason football, but with running back competitions in Seattle, Kansas City, Green Bay and New York underway, it's important to keep tabs on the players.

Fantasy Football Sleepers: Surprising running back to pick over Ezekiel Elliott

SportsLine's proven computer model simulated the entire NFL season 10,000 times and came up with a surprising alternative to Ezekiel Elliott

Top 200 fantasy football rankings for 2017: How far does Ezekiel Elliott slide?

Cowboys' Ezekiel Elliott falls down draft board in 2017 fantasy football rankings after his 6-game suspension was announced.        

ESPN airs sketch where black NFL player is auctioned off to highest bidder

The NFL season kicks off in just a few weeks, which means it’s time for everyone to prepare for their fantasy football drafts. ESPN marked the occasion with a 28-hour Fantasy Football Marathon running from 7 p.m. ET on Monday night to 11 p.m. ET on Tuesday night. Let’s just say the marathon did not […]

ESPN Aired a Segment in Which White Buyers Purchased Black Football Players From an Auctioneer

23 hours agoNews : Slate: The Slatest

"Fantasy sports" such as fantasy football involve "team owners" (regular fans) "drafting" players (selecting them for their fantasy teams, which subsequently compete against other fantasy teams using the players' statistics) before every season. Show More Summary

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