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Grammar issues in sports articles

Discussion in 'Journalism topics only' started by drshnpatel, Dec 3, 2012.

  1. drshnpatel

    drshnpatel New Member

    Does anyone know of a sports article from a professional news source that contained a lack of parallelism a wrong pronoun? I am trying to use it for an editing class. Thank you in advance.
     
  2. Versatile

    Versatile Active Member

    They're everywhere. Do your own damn homework.
     
  3. Riptide

    Riptide Well-Known Member

    PECKVILLE — Bristol brought it.

    Brought the effort, the intensity, the physicality and the fight that made it a special team in the school’s history, and made their community proud.

    http://www.phillyburbs.com/my_town/dunmore-wins-with-dishonor/article_6fc0b577-dbe5-5b5f-8246-c6373a88b510.html?mode=jqm
     
  4. HanSenSE

    HanSenSE Well-Known Member

    Or read the board:

    http://www.sportsjournalists.com/forum/threads/93868/

    Then fetch us all a beer, noob.
     
  5. Tom Petty

    Tom Petty New Member

    wait, what's wrong with that? ; )
     
  6. Riptide

    Riptide Well-Known Member

    Let us not give the impression that we are an unruly crowd.
     
  7. Tom Petty

    Tom Petty New Member

    so, we're supposed to lie? i mean fuck, i'm down with that if that's what you're calling for.
     
  8. champ_kind

    champ_kind Member

    try every sports story ever. especially an ap one.
     
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