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The Morning Call
Sunday was one of those days when sports put us through an emotional wringerand Saints suffered through one of its lowest-rated games ever. Initial reports
Sunday was one of those days when sports put us through an emotional wringer
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
and Saints suffered through one of its lowest-rated games ever. Initial reports from a variety of sources, including Richard Deitsch of SI.com, had the NFL game generating just slightly more than 8 million viewers which make it one of the... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
MNF ratings hit all-time lowwatched the presidential debate on Monday night. For every 10 debate viewers, o
MNF ratings hit all-time low
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 2 days ago
watched the presidential debate on Monday night. For every 10 debate viewers, one watched Monday Night Football. Via Richard Deitsch of SI.com, only 8.047 million watched the Falcons-Saints game. Based on numbers published Monday by... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Could Monday's debate result in record-low MNF viewership?interest in this debate is going to be beyond anything we have ever seen before
Could Monday's debate result in record-low MNF viewership?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
interest in this debate is going to be beyond anything we have ever seen before. We are bracing for a significant impact." Richard Deitsch, SI.com's media reporter, expects tonight's debate could draw up to 75 million viewers which would make it... Read more
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Slate
Idiots on the Field Are the Forbidden Fruit of Sports TV. Why Don’t Networks Show Them?affect how sports producers and broadcasters treat pitch invaders going forward
Idiots on the Field Are the Forbidden Fruit of Sports TV. Why Don’t Networks Show Them?
Slate / Posted 7 days ago
affect how sports producers and broadcasters treat pitch invaders going forward. In an interview with Sports Illustrated’s Richard Deitsch, Harlan said he never would’ve made his now-famous call if he’d been calling the game on television, because... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Former NBA PG Kevin Johnson Allegedly Hit with Pie, Punches Protester"protesters occasionally have dogged Johnson on the heels of sexual-misconduct
Former NBA PG Kevin Johnson Allegedly Hit with Pie, Punches Protester
Bleacher Report / Posted 7 days ago
"protesters occasionally have dogged Johnson on the heels of sexual-misconduct allegations that resurfaced last year." Richard Deitsch of Sports Illustrated wrote in 2015 that ESPN elected to delay a 30 for 30 film that featured Johnson as a... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
ESPN defends Trent Dilfer, feigns outrage over those who point out links to Trent Baalkewhat he’d heard from his friend without prompting. “I think it is absolutely i
ESPN defends Trent Dilfer, feigns outrage over those who point out links to Trent Baalke
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 9 days ago
what he’d heard from his friend without prompting. “I think it is absolutely insulting,” ESPN producer Seth Markman told Richard Deitsch of SI.com. “It is insulting to Trent. I think it is insulting to all of us here. This man has been an analyst... Read more
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The Morning Call
RCN's Sports Talk partners with Morning Call; new show debuts next weekgame between the Rams and 49ers dropping by four million viewers from the previ
RCN's Sports Talk partners with Morning Call; new show debuts next week
The Morning Call / Posted 14 days ago
game between the Rams and 49ers dropping by four million viewers from the previous year's Vikings-49ers game according to Richard Deitsch of SI.Com. Fox Sports released its schedule of college basketball coverage this week and the opener will... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Week One Monday night ratings downthe audience for a game that swapped out Minnesota for L.A. from one year to th
Week One Monday night ratings down
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 16 days ago
the audience for a game that swapped out Minnesota for L.A. from one year to the next saw a 2.4-point drop in ratings. Via Richard Deitsch of SI.com, the total audience fell from 14.3 million to 10.3 million. The quality of the game surely... Read more
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The Wesleyan Argus
Cutting out Collinsworth: Five Top Podcasts for Sports Junkiesthroughout the year. The Lowe Post is as insightful as any basketball podcast o
Cutting out Collinsworth: Five Top Podcasts for Sports Junkies
The Wesleyan Argus / Posted 17 days ago
throughout the year. The Lowe Post is as insightful as any basketball podcast on the market. 4. SI Media Podcast Hosted by Richard Deitsch of Sports Illustrated, The SI Media Podcast is fascinating. In each episode, Deitsch interviews a different... Read more
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The Morning Call
Fox analysts say development of young quarterbacks will be one of the top storylines of new NFL seasonsay I'm disappointed in the hiring of Skip Bayless would be an enormous underst
Fox analysts say development of young quarterbacks will be one of the top storylines of new NFL season
The Morning Call / Posted 22 days ago
say I'm disappointed in the hiring of Skip Bayless would be an enormous understatement," Aikman told Sports Illustrated's Richard Deitsch. "I believe success is achieved by acquiring and developing talented, respected and credible individuals,... Read more
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AdWeek
With 3 New Podcasts, Sports Illustrated Is Doubling Down on Audiois backing up its investment in audio with stats. Streams for its existing show
With 3 New Podcasts, Sports Illustrated Is Doubling Down on Audio
AdWeek / Posted 22 days ago
is backing up its investment in audio with stats. Streams for its existing shows, including the SI Media podcast hosted by Richard Deitsch and the basketball-themed SI's Open Floor, have increased 200 percent in the past year with downloads up 150... Read more
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The Mercury News
Troy Aikman hates Fox Sports’ hiring of Skip Baylesswas indeed hired by Horowitz — with whom he worked on ESPN’s “First Take” — tho
Troy Aikman hates Fox Sports’ hiring of Skip Bayless
The Mercury News / Posted 22 days ago
was indeed hired by Horowitz — with whom he worked on ESPN’s “First Take” — though the final approval, as SI’s Richard Deitsch notes, was made by Fox Sports president Eric Shanks. The rivalry between Aikman and Bayless goes back 20... Read more
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The Mercury News
Troy Aikman hates Fox Sports' hiring of Skip Baylesswas indeed hired by Horowitz -- with whom he worked on ESPN's "First Take" -- t
Troy Aikman hates Fox Sports' hiring of Skip Bayless
The Mercury News / Posted 23 days ago
was indeed hired by Horowitz -- with whom he worked on ESPN's "First Take" -- though the final approval, as SI's Richard Deitsch notes, was made by Fox Sports president Eric Shanks. The rivalry between Aikman and Bayless goes back 20... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Troy Aikman Comments on Fox Sports Hiring Skip Baylessfootball analyst, expressed disappointment last week in the outlet's decision t
Troy Aikman Comments on Fox Sports Hiring Skip Bayless
Bleacher Report / Posted 23 days ago
football analyst, expressed disappointment last week in the outlet's decision to hire outspoken commentator Skip Bayless. Richard Deitsch of Sports Illustrated passed along the three-time Super Bowl champion's comments about working under the same... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Troy Aikman is not happy Fox Sports hired Skip Baylessartist Skip Bayless away from ESPN, and Bayless’ new show on the network debuts
Troy Aikman is not happy Fox Sports hired Skip Bayless
Yahoo Sports / Posted 23 days ago
artist Skip Bayless away from ESPN, and Bayless’ new show on the network debuts Tuesday. Sports Illustrated media reporter Richard Deitsch reached out to Aikman to get his opinion on Fox Sports’ hiring of Bayless, and let’s just say, he’s not... Read more
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Sports Business Daily
"Take" Two? FS1 Launches New Bayless Vehicle That Looks Similar To His ESPN2 Showby acquiring and developing talented, respected and credible individuals, none
"Take" Two? FS1 Launches New Bayless Vehicle That Looks Similar To His ESPN2 Show
Sports Business Daily / Posted 23 days ago
by acquiring and developing talented, respected and credible individuals, none of which applies to Skip Bayless." SI.com's Richard Deitsch notes Aikman has "specific reasons to be unhappy with the Bayless hire," as Bayless in a book about the '90s... Read more
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SportingNews
Troy Aikman trashes Skip Bayless, who is not 'talented,' 'respected' or 'credible'called Bayless' assertion "made up" and “he did it, as he does everything, just
Troy Aikman trashes Skip Bayless, who is not 'talented,' 'respected' or 'credible'
SportingNews / Posted 23 days ago
called Bayless' assertion "made up" and “he did it, as he does everything, just for attention.” As Sports Illustrated's Richard Deitsch notes: Bayless' hiring could be seen by others at Fox Sports as a public slap in the face to a popular and... Read more
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New England Sports Network
FOX NFL Analyst Troy Aikman Rips FOX’s Decision To Hire Skip Baylesssay I’m disappointed in the hiring of Skip Bayless would be an enormous underst
FOX NFL Analyst Troy Aikman Rips FOX’s Decision To Hire Skip Bayless
New England Sports Network / Posted 23 days ago
say I’m disappointed in the hiring of Skip Bayless would be an enormous understatement,” Aikman told SI media writer Richard Deitsch. “Clearly, (Fox Sports president of national networks) Jamie Horowitz and I have a difference of opinion when... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Troy Aikman rips FOX Sports for hiring Skip BaylessAikman is gay. “To say I’m disappointed in the hiring of Skip Bayless would be
Troy Aikman rips FOX Sports for hiring Skip Bayless
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 23 days ago
Aikman is gay. “To say I’m disappointed in the hiring of Skip Bayless would be an enormous understatement,” Aikman told Richard Deitsch of Sports Illustrated. “Clearly, [Fox Sports president of national networks] Jamie Horowitz and I have a... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
ESPN won’t show national anthem before 49ers gameto continue his protest and remain seated while other players are standing. But
ESPN won’t show national anthem before 49ers game
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 30 days ago
to continue his protest and remain seated while other players are standing. But that moment won’t be televised. ESPN told Richard Deitsch of Sports Illustrated that it normally does not show the national anthem for the late game of the Week One... Read more

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