Don’t come for me…that’s what Maria Taylor should be saying to her co-worker Rachel Nichols over there at ESPN. Basically, Rachel was venting about Maria getting a prime-time NBA finals reporting gig because she was black and a woman. Basically, she claimed that the network was meeting a diversity quota. Well, that comment got Rachel […]
With all the controversy surrounding NFL players kneeling during the national anthem, fans have wondered if ESPN would start broadcasting the anthem before Monday Night Football games this season. The answer is ,”No!” ESPN Network President Jimmy Pitaro said “We generally have not broadcasted the anthem and I don’t think that will change this year. […]
ESPN is looking for a new analyst to replace Jon Gruden for “Monday Night Football’! Guess who made their list for a potential candidate for the job? You may have guessed it, former NFL player Peyton Manning!! We’ll keep you posted on the outcome of their sit-down!!
The sexual harassment shockwaves continue to populate the country and the latest accusations come from inside the NFL network. A former employee has come forward with sexual harassment claims that have led the network to suspend a collection of analysts. https://twitter.com/DEADLINE/status/940475321844764672 As reported by Deadline, the NFL network recently suspended retired football players Marshall Faulk […]
If you’ve been keeping up with the latest news, you’re probably aware of the controversy surrounding ESPN’s Jemele Hill and her comments about Trump, referring to him as a white supremacist. Now, she has finally addressed the situation and took to her Twitter account to give her take on all that’s happened in the last […]
Well, well, well. Sage Steele, everyone’s favorite ESPN anchor who loves to tell anyone who will listen just how “not black” she is, may have just found out about her blackness the hard way. It is being reported that Steele is officially out at ESPN and that she will be replaced by the blonde Michelle […]
3/22/17- Roland Martin talks to ESPN’s Bomani Jones about Colin Kaepernick‘s free agency and if he thinks the Quarterback is getting a fair deal since taking a stance last year. “I think he played fairly well last year. I don’t think he was bad. A lot of football people will make the argument about his […]
ESPN anchor Sage Steele is in hot water once again for her comments involving black people and racism. During a recent panel discussion on race, Steele reportedly revealed that her worst experiences with racism in America have been at the hands of black people because she is biracial, married to a white man and has […]
How quickly things turn around. As we reported yesterday, tennis icon Venus Williams was subjected to utterly disrespectful commentary during the Australian Open by ESPN announcer Doug Adler. Well today ESPN has decided what his punishment should be and let’s just say you won’t have to hear him on-air for the foreseeable future. Social media […]
In a recently aired special on ESPN by The Undefeated, Serena Williams opens up to Common about racism, sexism, gender and loving herself as a Black woman.