Direction of Sports Journalism: “Because survival is the strongest instinct, in humans and in business, sports journalism is being forced to evolve into selling its principles and fairness (its soul, in other words) in exchange for clicks and cash, a trafficking not that far removed from porn … It is either that or lose money and ratings and eyeballs to people who don’t make any kind of moral stand. The mainstream media might have wanted to stay out of the TMZ-ization of the Tiger Woods story on principle, but it literally couldn’t afford to do so because viewers were going to go find it somewhere. Show me the restaurant that tells you what you should be eating, instead of giving you what you want to consume, and I’ll show you an empty restaurant.” [Miami Herald]
Heyman, also a MLB insider with MLB Network, last wrote for CBS Sports.
Jason Day is the number one golfer in the world right now and there is absolutely no doubt about it. Day has won three tournaments this year, (…)
With perfect knowledge about his upcoming injuries…sure.
“What’s Wrong With You People!?”
The base is not your friend.
This will be Verne’s last season calling SEC games.
Compares him to Steph Curry.