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Adam Schefter Leaves NFLN for the four letter company that we shall not name.

Discussion in 'Journalism topics only' started by GRUDGE, Apr 15, 2009.


    GRUDGE Member

    Now I give Adam Schefter his props, he has great sources. The issue to me is whether or not all those sources who OWN the NFLN will help him anymore?

    I know that this isn't print, but it is sports journalism and I am hearing that he will also write for the four letter .com
  2. Adam's sources won't dry up.
  3. MileHigh

    MileHigh Moderator Staff Member

    Agreed. He had lots of sources before he went to NFLN.
  4. Double Down

    Double Down Well-Known Member

    Re: Adam Schefter Leaves NFLN for the four letter company that we shall not name

    How is that hiring freeze working out, ESPN? Tired of getting unsolicited resumes, were we?
  5. Shaggy

    Shaggy Guest

    Does this mean they're less than pleased with Chris Mortensen?
  6. pseudo

    pseudo Well-Known Member

    The next "battle in the trenches" we see won't be along the line of scrimmage, it'll be between Schefter, Mort, and Clayton for airtime.
  7. That's probably the nicest way to put it.
  8. Ben_Hecht

    Ben_Hecht Active Member

    Clearly, they're going to put his feet to the fire . . . which will be good for the viewer . . . and, hopefully, for Mort.
  9. 2muchcoffeeman

    2muchcoffeeman Active Member

    I am shocked to learn that NESN has upgraded its NFL coverage this way.

  10. shockey

    shockey Active Member

    congrats to adam. he's worked his butt off. :) :) :)

    nfl network has to replace him to keep any semblance of credibility, no? who's next? ??? ???
  11. beardpuller

    beardpuller Active Member

    If you ask me, and nobody did, NFL Network is well on its way to becoming an embarrassing fiasco. The product sucks, they've managed to not get it seen by much of the northeast while they joust with Comcast (whether that's really their fault or Comcast's is kind of beside the point.) They've managed to muck up NFL Films, which everyone agreed was doing a great job before falling under the control of these geniuses. Now NFLN's most credible presence is leaving. Hmmm.
  12. poindexter

    poindexter Well-Known Member

    Their premier sunday night highlight show is still in low def.

    Low def = low rent

    Compare to MLB Network
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