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Variety
ESPN’s John Skipper Says Jemele Hill Violated Social-Media Policy With Trump Tweetsits politics (and bad programming). People are dumping it in RECORD numbers. Ap
Variety / Posted 4 days ago
its politics (and bad programming). People are dumping it in RECORD numbers. Apologize for untruth!” Sports Illustrated’s Richard Deitsch first released a copy of Skipper’s memo on Twitter Friday. Variety has confirmed its authenticity. Read the... Read more
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Business Insider
Everyone is raving about Tony Romo's enthusiastic broadcast debut for CBS'Don’t pay attention to the negative, mean-spirited stuff on Twitter,'" said CB
Business Insider / Posted 8 days ago
'Don’t pay attention to the negative, mean-spirited stuff on Twitter,'" said CBS Sports chairman Sean McManus, according to Richard Deitsch of Sports Illustrated. "'Pay attention to the intelligent, well thought out and well-meaning stuff that comes... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Rafael Nadal Beats Juan Martin del Potro to Advance to U.S. Open Men's Finalin his 23rd Grand Slam final, which is the second-most all time, according to E
Bleacher Report / Posted 10 days ago
in his 23rd Grand Slam final, which is the second-most all time, according to ESPN Stats & Info. Sports Illustrated's Richard Deitsch noted his otherworldly winning percentage at major tournaments: Following a competitive first set, the match... Read more
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Sports Business Daily
NFL Hopes Attractive Early-Season Matchups Will Bring More Fans Back To TV This Yearmay finally decide that pro football isn’t must-see TV, after all" (RECODE.net,
Sports Business Daily / Posted 12 days ago
may finally decide that pro football isn’t must-see TV, after all" (RECODE.net, 9/6). HOW WILL THEY APPROACH IT? SI.com's Richard Deitsch wrote the NFL’s broadcast partners are "faced with significant editorial choices before kickoff." Players... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Fox Sports reportedly has fired Pete Rose over underage-sex allegationsthe 1970s. The network declined comment both to the Reporter’s Lesley Goldberg
Bangor Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
the 1970s. The network declined comment both to the Reporter’s Lesley Goldberg and Marisa Guthrie and Sports Illustrated’s Richard Deitsch. An email from The Washington Post asking for comment on Friday was not immediately returned. That claim... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Fox Sports reportedly has fired Pete Rose over underage-sex ...the 1970s. The network declined comment both to the Reporter's Lesley Goldberg
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 18 days ago
the 1970s. The network declined comment both to the Reporter's Lesley Goldberg and Marisa Guthrie and Sports Illustrated's Richard Deitsch. An email from The Washington Post asking for comment on Friday was not immediately returned. That claim... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Fox Sports reportedly has fired Pete Rose over underage-sex allegationsthe 1970s. The network declined comment both to the Reporter's Lesley Goldberg
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
the 1970s. The network declined comment both to the Reporter's Lesley Goldberg and Marisa Guthrie and Sports Illustrated's Richard Deitsch. An email from The Washington Post asking for comment on Friday was not immediately returned. That claim... Read more
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The Morning Call
Fox Sports reportedly has fired Pete Rose over underage-sex allegationsthe 1970s. The network declined comment both to the Reporter's Lesley Goldberg
The Morning Call / Posted 18 days ago
the 1970s. The network declined comment both to the Reporter's Lesley Goldberg and Marisa Guthrie and Sports Illustrated's Richard Deitsch. An email from The Washington Post asking for comment on Friday was not immediately returned. That claim... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Fox Sports reportedly has fired Pete Rose over underage-sex allegationsthe 1970s. The network declined comment both to the Reporter's Lesley Goldberg
Chicago Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
the 1970s. The network declined comment both to the Reporter's Lesley Goldberg and Marisa Guthrie and Sports Illustrated's Richard Deitsch. An email from The Washington Post asking for comment on Friday was not immediately returned. That claim... Read more
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Boston Globe
Report: ESPN radio host with Boston ties returning to air after arrestthe wrong the condo in Jackson, Wyoming while drunk, is going back on the air S
Boston Globe / Posted 22 days ago
the wrong the condo in Jackson, Wyoming while drunk, is going back on the air Sept. 5, according to published reports. Richard Deitsch of Sports Illustrated tweeted out Russillo’s return date on Monday afternoon, citing unnamed sources. The... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
ESPN stirs Robert Lee controversyabout protecting a broadcaster, it's still a self-inflicted wound and a decisio
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
about protecting a broadcaster, it's still a self-inflicted wound and a decision made out of fear of negative press," wrote Richard Deitsch of Sports Illustrated. "The company would have been far better served with Lee doing the game and dealing... Read more
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Washington Post
Why Robert Lee was taken off Charlottesville broadcast, according to ESPN presidentname is Robert Lee, a rather common name made famous, of course, by the general
Washington Post / Posted 26 days ago
name is Robert Lee, a rather common name made famous, of course, by the general of the Confederacy. Sports Illustrated’s Richard Deitsch wrote that, “Even if you believe ESPN on face here about protecting a broadcaster, it’s still a... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
ESPN removes Robert Lee from calling U-Va. game in Charlottesville because of his nameAsian American Journalists Association did not immediately respond to a request
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 27 days ago
Asian American Journalists Association did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Sports Illustrated writer Richard Deitsch said on Twitter Lee “was more comfortable not doing this assignment” per an ESPN spokesperson. White... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Announcer won’t cover Virginia football game for ESPN because his name is Robert Leewere unfolding, simply because of the coincidence of his name. In that moment i
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 27 days ago
were unfolding, simply because of the coincidence of his name. In that moment it felt right for all parties.” According to Richard Deitsch, a sports media writer for SI.com, ESPN said a company spokesperson said they did not force Lee to change... Read more
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Island Packet
Announcer won’t cover Virginia football game for ESPN because his name is Robert Leewere unfolding, simply because of the coincidence of his name. In that moment i
Island Packet / Posted 27 days ago
were unfolding, simply because of the coincidence of his name. In that moment it felt right for all parties.” According to Richard Deitsch, a sports media writer for SI.com, ESPN said a company spokesperson said they did not force Lee to change... Read more
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Hartford Courant
ESPN removes Robert Lee from calling Virginia game in Charlottesville due to his nameAsian American Journalists Association did not immediately respond to a request
Hartford Courant / Posted 27 days ago
Asian American Journalists Association did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Sports Illustrated writer Richard Deitsch said on Twitter Lee "was more comfortable not doing this assignment" per an ESPN spokesperson. News of the... Read more
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Daily Press
ESPN removes Robert Lee from calling Virginia game in Charlottesville due to his nameAsian American Journalists Association did not immediately respond to a request
Daily Press / Posted 27 days ago
Asian American Journalists Association did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Sports Illustrated writer Richard Deitsch said on Twitter Lee "was more comfortable not doing this assignment" per an ESPN spokesperson. White... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
ESPN removes Robert Lee from calling Virginia game in Charlottesville due to his nameAsian American Journalists Association did not immediately respond to a request
Chicago Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
Asian American Journalists Association did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Sports Illustrated writer Richard Deitsch said on Twitter Lee "was more comfortable not doing this assignment" per an ESPN spokesperson. White... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
ESPN removes Robert Lee from calling Virginia game in Charlottesville due to his nameAsian American Journalists Association did not immediately respond to a request
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 27 days ago
Asian American Journalists Association did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Sports Illustrated writer Richard Deitsch said on Twitter Lee "was more comfortable not doing this assignment" per an ESPN spokesperson. White... Read more
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Al.com
ESPN pulls Robert Lee from Virginia game 'simply because of the coincidence of his name'in Charlottesville were unfolding, simply because of the coincidence of his nam
Al.com / Posted 27 days ago
in Charlottesville were unfolding, simply because of the coincidence of his name," ESPN released in a statement, via SI's Richard Deitsch. "In that moment it felt right to all parties. It's a shame that this is even a topic of conversation and we... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
ESPN removes Robert Lee from calling U-Va. game in Charlottesville because of his nameAsian American Journalists Association did not immediately respond to a request
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 27 days ago
Asian American Journalists Association did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Sports Illustrated writer Richard Deitsch said on Twitter Lee "was more comfortable not doing this assignment" per an ESPN spokesperson. White... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
ESPN's Robert Lee pulled from Virginia game because of his name, report saysgeneral Robert E. Lee. >> Charles Barkley offers brutally honest take on Confe
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 27 days ago
general Robert E. Lee. >> Charles Barkley offers brutally honest take on Confederate statue debate Sports Illustrated’s Richard Deitsch released ESPN’s statement on the situation, saying it was Lee’s decision to request a different... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Trump's Arizona rally: 5 must-see moments from the president's speechgame, but in light of recent tragic events in Charlottesville, Virginia, the ne
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 27 days ago
game, but in light of recent tragic events in Charlottesville, Virginia, the network has pulled him from that assignment because of the similarity between his name and that of Confederate general Robert E. Lee. Sports Illustrated’s Richard Deitsc... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
ESPN's Robert Lee pulled from Virginia game because of his name, report saysgeneral Robert E. Lee. >> Charles Barkley offers brutally honest take on Confe
Dayton Daily News / Posted 27 days ago
general Robert E. Lee. >> Charles Barkley offers brutally honest take on Confederate statue debate Sports Illustrated’s Richard Deitsch released ESPN’s statement on the situation, saying it was Lee’s decision to request a different... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
ESPN's Robert Lee pulled from Virginia game because of his name, report saysgeneral Robert E. Lee. >> Charles Barkley offers brutally honest take on Confe
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 27 days ago
general Robert E. Lee. >> Charles Barkley offers brutally honest take on Confederate statue debate Sports Illustrated’s Richard Deitsch released ESPN’s statement on the situation, saying it was Lee’s decision to request a different... Read more
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Al.com
Paul Finebaum's meteoric rise appears to be just getting startedbefore Saban's Crimson Tide defeated Notre Dame for the BCS national championsh
Al.com / Posted 28 days ago
before Saban's Crimson Tide defeated Notre Dame for the BCS national championship. "That game-changed his entire life," Richard Deitsch, the media reporter at Sports Illustrated, told Sports Business Daily. "It got him to places he never would... Read more

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