1. ESPN Reportedly Owes Nearly $20 Million in Ad Makegoods After Low CFP Ratings

    ESPN reportedly owes advertisers around $20 million in makegoods after ratings for the College Football Playoff semifinal games, which aired on New Year's Eve, fell well below last year's standard...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 173,944 reads 242 comments

  2. ESPN Announces It Has Suspended Publication of Grantland

    After four years of publication, Grantland is no more, as ESPN announced the sports and pop culture blog will be shuttered immediately...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 3 months ago 312,450 reads 281 comments

  3. WWE's Growing Partnership with ESPN a Great Chance to Boost Sagging Raw Ratings

    Stumbling and slumping, WWE Raw reached out and grabbed a most unexpected hand in ESPN to help it up. WWE's deepening relationship with the sports broadcasting network is an opportunity to create curiosity about its product...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 22,841 reads 84 comments

  4. ESPN 30 for 30 'Down in the Valley' Postponed Amid Sexual Molestation Allegation

    An ESPN 30 for 30 documentary titled Down in the Valley will be delayed following the release of a piece detailing sexual abuse allegations that were made against Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson, per Richard Deitsch of Sports Illustrated ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 months ago 32,052 reads 40 comments

  5. Jessica Mendoza to Join ESPN Sunday Night Baseball Broadcast for Rest of 2015

    A very good summer for women in sports continues to get better with the announcement that Jessica Mendoza will be an analyst for ESPN's Sunday Night Baseball for the rest of 2015...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 months ago 50,316 reads 15 comments

  6. ESPN College Football Confidential Poll 2015: Full Results and Reaction

    ESPN The Magazine released its confidential poll of 99 college football athletes online Wednesday, spanning topics from which program would win the national title this season ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 5 months ago 11,013 reads 42 comments

  7. ESPN 30 for 30 Angry Sky: TV Schedule and Nick Piantanida Documentary Preview

    ESPN's 30 for 30 documentary series has become appointment viewing for sports fans over the past few years, and its latest installment should be eye-opening for those who aren't familiar with Nick Piantanida 's wild story...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 months ago 5,146 reads 0 comments

  8. ESPY Winners 2015: Full Results and Recap from Sports Awards

    The 2015 ESPY Awards, to keep it in sports terms, hit it out of the park. As always, the award show walked a silly-serious tightrope with the eloquence of a gymnast...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 7 months ago 3,277 reads 0 comments

  9. ESPY 2015 Winners: Full Recap and Results from Sports Awards

    On one of the slower sports days of the year in terms of on-field action, the sports world descended on the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles for the 2015 ESPY Awards...

    Justin Neuman Written by Justin Neuman about 7 months ago 4,353 reads 0 comments

  10. ESPY Awards 2015: List of Nominees and Predictions for Event's Top Categories

    The 2015 ESPY Awards won't hold back on a wide range of emotions befitting the sporting world. There will be the serious in things like the Jimmy V Perseverance Award, which Cincinnati ...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 7 months ago 11,832 reads 1 comments

  11. ESPYs 2015: Nominees and Top Moments to Watch at Award Show

    July means a slight lull in the sporting world—which makes for the perfect time for the 2015 ESPYs . This year's show at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, which starts at 8 p...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 7 months ago 1,788 reads 0 comments

  12. ESPYs 2015: Nominees, Predictions and Preview for Award Show

    The sporting world gets its own award show and a dose of roasting-esque comedy when comedian Joel McHale hosts the 2015 ESPY Awards this week...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 7 months ago 3,504 reads 0 comments

  13. ESPY Awards 2015: Date, Host, TV Schedule, Awards List and More

    The sports world gets the award ceremony treatment on July 15, when ESPN puts on the 2015 ESPY Awards, celebrating the best athletes, teams, moments and more from the preceding 12 months...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 7 months ago 46,385 reads 4 comments

  14. Keith Olbermann's ESPN Contract Will Not Be Renewed: Latest Details and Comments

    ESPN television personality Keith Olbermann will be parting ways with the network later this month...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 7 months ago 74,219 reads 230 comments

  15. ESPN Body Issue 2015: Highlighting Featured Athletes' Top Comments

    The release of ESPN The Magazine 's Body Issue has become an annual tradition as some of the biggest names in sports bare it all for the American public. Looking at the stars in this year's group, the 2015 edition is bound to fly off the shelves...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 7 months ago 3,355 reads 0 comments

  16. ESPN Body Issue 2015: Release Date, List of Athletes and More

    ESPN The Magazine 's "The Body Issue" has celebrated athletes' tools of the trade since 2009, and the highly anticipated release of the 2015 edition featuring superstars such as ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 7 months ago 26,928 reads 0 comments

  17. Molly Qerim Rejoins ESPN, Will Be Interim Host of First Take

    ESPN announced Molly Qerim will replace Cari Champion as the moderator of First Take on an interim basis starting July 13. Qerim rejoins the "Worldwide Leader" after separate stints at NFL Network and CBS Sports...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 months ago 15,574 reads 0 comments

  18. Bryce Harper, Kevin Love Headline This Year's ESPN The Magazine Body Issue

    Bryce Harper, Kevin Love and Odell Beckham Jr. headline this year’s list of 24 participants in ESPN The Magazine ’s seventh annual Body Issue. Here’s more from ESPN...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 8 months ago 511,086 reads 79 comments

  19. Dick Vitale, ESPN Agree to New Contract: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    Dick Vitale has been the foremost authority on college basketball at ESPN for 37 years, and the legendary announcer's tenure with the sports media giant is far from over. According to Rachel Margolis Siegal of ESPNMediaZone...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 8 months ago 2,201 reads 17 comments

  20. Bill Simmons Reportedly Will No Longer Appear on Any ESPN Platform

    Bill Simmons ' farewell with ESPN will not be a grandiose affair. In fact, the popular writer/podcast host/analyst will end his tenure with the network in a deafening silence...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 9 months ago 202,640 reads 262 comments

  21. 'WWE Behind the Curtain': Biggest Takeaways from ESPN Documentary

    For non-wrestling fans, ESPN's WWE : Behind the Curtain documentary was a potential entry point into the circus that is the squared circle, a means to help understand this crazy business...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 9 months ago 41,150 reads 71 comments

  22. 'WWE Behind the Curtain': TV Schedule and ESPN Documentary Preview

    With WWE : Behind The Curtain , ESPN is set to welcome us inside the inner workings of the machine that is the sports entertainment giant...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 9 months ago 29,601 reads 21 comments

  23. Lou Holtz and ESPN Part Ways: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    "Dr. Lou" has diagnosed his last patient. According to Sports Illustrated 's Richard Deitsch , Lou Holtz will no longer work as an ESPN college football analyst...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 10 months ago 289,067 reads 313 comments

  24. 10 Must-Read Sports-Themed Books

    So many of the narratives in sports are fundamentally visual—stories told by plays, opportunities missed and seized—that the art of writing a compelling book about a sport is easy to take for granted...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 10 months ago 22,631 reads 23 comments

  25. 'I Hate Christian Laettner' 30 for 30: TV Schedule, Preview for ESPN Documentary

    ESPN's brilliant 30 for 30 series continues its examination of the sports world and all that revolves around it on Sunday with a new installment simply titled I Hate Christian Laettner ...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 11 months ago 7,879 reads 1 comments