Correction re: Howard Bryant

In today's column I identified Howard Bryant as a writer for Yahoo. He writes for ESPN. My apologies to Howard. Sometimes I can be silly headed.

By | August 11th, 2013|1 Comment

Rob Parker fired for attack on RGIII

A few weeks ago, ESPN analyst Rob Parker wondered on air if Robert Griffin III is a "brother or a cornball brother." From my point of view, he brought race into a discussion that did not require a racial element and he impugned RGIII's authenticity. I mean, what is a [...]

By | January 8th, 2013|10 Comments


I've been watching CNN a lot lately because of the election. It's a very loud station -- that guy with the red and blue wall map drives me nutty. I watch ESPN a lot less than you'd imagine because it too is a very loud station. I consider both stations [...]

By | November 7th, 2012|20 Comments

The Erin Andrews/Reebok/Nike dustup

I wrote my Tuesday column about Erin Andrews and what she did wrong on television at the Rose Bowl and why it involves shoes and why it involves Nike and Reebok and why ESPN should be ashamed of itself along with Andrews. My column is about conflict of interest and [...]

By | January 31st, 2011|13 Comments