Brad Crawford

Brad Crawford


Recent journalism grad at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke.

I write locally for the Fayetteville Observer and The Robesonian.

Fan of the Atlanta Braves, Tampa Bay Bucs and South Carolina Gamecocks.

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  • Zander Freund posted 3629 days ago

    Zander Freund

    Hey Brad,

    I just wanted to let you know that Bleacher Report has launched out of beta with an updated look and feel and some great new features. Check out the "Game On" link in the header to find out more.

    Next week we'll be launching the site to the world with some public announcements—and it'd be great to get a contribution from you between now and Tuesday to make Bleacher Report's launch a success.

    Let me know if you need any help with ideas or have questions. Have a great weekend Brad!


  • Matt Smith posted 3660 days ago

    Matt Smith

    Brad I'm actually attending UNC-P this semester and am applying to the Pine Needle this week, look forward to meeting you some time.

  • Jay Middleton posted 3664 days ago

    Jay Middleton

    Don't trip, son. It looks like we were editing at the same time. I imagine I was just fixing the font from the original version, and in doing so overrode your substantive edit. I'll take care of it later today.

    In the meantime, we do have a "revert" option on the history page, which you can use to restore an prior edit you feel is superior to the present version, rather than relying on an admin to do it for you.

    It's also important to watch your tone when posting on the internet, as things which sound normal when spoken may take on a different connotation when stripped of the contextual signifiers of oral communication, and cause some people to take umbrage at your remarks.

  • Derek Harmsworth posted 3664 days ago

    Derek Harmsworth

    Brad thanks for the advice and new teaser. Any help is appreciated, as I'm going into post secondary education as a writer, and am using this a tool not only to be heard, but to hone my skills.

    Thanks again and feel free to leave feedback or revisions at any time.

  • Zander Freund posted 3665 days ago

    Zander Freund

    Up to you Brad...feel free to fax it to: (415) 777-5530.

    Thanks for staying on top of this,

  • David Wang posted 3666 days ago

    David Wang

    Hey Brad,
    I think what you said on my article on LeBron is absolutely right. All I really wanted to say is that LeBron has the potential to become the next Jordan, but I guess you have made some strong points too. Nevertheless, thank you for the comment.


  • Mike Eagan posted 3667 days ago

    Mike Eagan

    Hey Brad,

    Nothing was wrong with your headline at all -- just a stylistic thing. I thought that readers would get the play on words without the "(s)", and I added the "in D.C." to add a little more specificity and to help with getting picked up by news aggregators and search engines. Nit-picky stuff on my part to be sure, but clarity and specificity in the headline is often one of the most important ways that readers are drawn in to an article. Let me know if you have any more questions.


  • Tim Pollock posted 3667 days ago

    Tim Pollock

    Thanks for the add, Brad. I lived in Asheville for the last 4 years, and now I live in Columbia, so your article was good to read. I had tix to the game but couldn't make it. Looking forward to more stuff...

  • Michael Whittenberg posted 3668 days ago

    Michael Whittenberg

    Thanks for the add, North Carolina in the house.