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For all its flaws, football remains the Great American Romance — we can't get enough.We seem to want to make something mythic of this sport, when it's far more than that. oh, what a rich and resonant game."One word: television," Musburger says.Talent trumps everything in basketball and baseball.
The SEC remains a plum assignment, though sentencing Musburger to what essentially is a regional telecast is like booking Placido Domingo to sing in Marriott lounges. "Effective immediately we are suspending the publication of Grantland," the network said in a... Just five months after parting ways with star personality Bill Simmons, ESPN has decided to put an end to Grantland, the sports/pop culture website Simmons founded in 2011.
Kurtz recognized ESPN has a massive contract with the NFL that it wants to protect, but he decided to throw a flag on the sports giant for its handling of the situation. That’s why he’s a franchise player," Kurtz concluded.
“Simmons was hired to dish out provocative opinions. "I’ve got to blow the whistle here on ESPN for an absurd penalty.” Watch the clip from Media Buzz above.
"Effective immediately we are suspending the publication of Grantland," the network said in a...
(Chuck Schilken)"You are looking live at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California," Musburger would crow, and you'd know in an instant you were in for a feast.