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The N in ESPN about to stand for nobody

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by TheSportsPredictor, May 1, 2016.

  1. TheSportsPredictor

    TheSportsPredictor Well-Known Member

  2. Mr. Sunshine

    Mr. Sunshine Well-Known Member

    Getting rid of all the crusty white folk.
  3. da man

    da man Well-Known Member

    Peyton Manning's available now, right?
  4. justgladtobehere

    justgladtobehere Well-Known Member

    The number of former NFL players that ESPN has on is strange to me. How can they justify the expense of all of them? Do they pay them nothing?
  5. Mr. Sunshine

    Mr. Sunshine Well-Known Member

    I've never been a knee-jerk ESPN hater, but they are not adjusting well to the new TV landscape. The daytime lineup is garbage, and even previously strong programs like BBTN are just 90 percent "analysis" from people no one cares about. ESPN is going the way of MTV.
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  6. Riptide

    Riptide Well-Known Member

    ESPN should bring back Martha Quinn.
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  7. heyabbott

    heyabbott Well-Known Member

    MLB network kills ESPN's baseball coverage. Too many jocks on NFL to make it interesting
  8. TigerVols

    TigerVols Well-Known Member

    ESPN is in the same place newspapers were circa 1995 or so...on the cusp of seeing the Internet crush them.

    Other than being the sole outlet for a particular live game (which you can also watch on their app), there's really nothing ESPN offers that you can't find on your schedule on the same device on which you're reading these words.

    If I'm John Skipper, over the next few months the only thing I'm doing all day is cutting, cutting, cutting.
  9. JC

    JC Well-Known Member

    Dilfer will land with the Niners
  10. poindexter

    poindexter Well-Known Member

    There isn't a talker on ESPN who is a difference maker. Cut 'em all.
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  11. heyabbott

    heyabbott Well-Known Member

    ESPN is the greatest corporate in-house publication. Uncritical. On-message. Non-controversial.
  12. BDC99

    BDC99 Well-Known Member

    Funny thing is, Dilfer is easily one of the better former athletes they have hired.
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