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ESPN Boss: No More Tebow
Breitbart´s Big Journalism, by William Bigelow

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 12/11/2012 11:27:35 AM

The Word has come down from the ESPN president, and it isn’t the same Word that Tim Tebow lives by. This Word is: Cut back on Tebow coverage. ESPN president John Skipper has lowered the boom on reporters discussing Tebow. He feels that the Tebow phenomenon has a limited shelf life. After ESPN covered the New York Jets training camp and reported on Tebow, they kept focusing on Tebow, disturbing Skipper, who said: "I said, ´Guys, we didn´t handle this very well.´ Going to training camp wasn´t a problem. We just stayed on it relentlessly and too long."

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Isn´t it grand that leftists run the world because they make such wonderful decisions for the masses. You sure wouldn´t want to promote a wholesome young man in the NFL. s/o

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Coy860, 12/11/2012 11:40:29 AM     (No. 9059589)

Instead, glorify the ones who kill their girlfriends, or the ones that drug and booze and kill teammates while driving drunk. Anyone forget Tiger Woods and his vile behavior?
Remember, the blacks believe Obama is their Lord and Savior, so we can´t allow a white player to identify with Jesus, HIS Lord and Savior.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: kono, 12/11/2012 11:45:27 AM     (No. 9059608)

Media execs don´t have the power to determine demand. Within a year, they´ll be restoring coverage, at least some of it.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: 6079 Smith, W, 12/11/2012 11:53:28 AM     (No. 9059622)

These sports "journalists" tend to latch on to one player/story and beat it into the ground. Where was this guy when you couldn´t turn on the TV or listen to sports radio and hear about TO, or, will Bret Favre retire/unretire? I have nothing against Tebow, in fact I admire him. This is more of an indictment of the media.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: horacer, 12/11/2012 11:58:03 AM     (No. 9059637)

Tebow doesn´t play. What is there to cover.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: armywife85, 12/11/2012 12:10:26 PM     (No. 9059672)

#4 the media´s obession (hate) for Tim Tebow has nothing to do with football. It has to do with the fact that he is an unapologetic,outspoken CHRISTIAN.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: zoidberg, 12/11/2012 12:10:42 PM     (No. 9059673)

Tim Tebow is a good guy, but until he does something noteworthy on the field, there´s not much to say. Skipper is right.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: reilly, 12/11/2012 12:31:53 PM     (No. 9059728)


They won´t forgive Tebow for being a Christian.


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Reply 8 - Posted by: Shagpoke, 12/11/2012 12:50:21 PM     (No. 9059773)

Robert Griffin III praises God in every interview I´ve seen and there is no mockery from the media, unlike their treatment of Tim Tebow.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: DocH, 12/11/2012 1:12:47 PM     (No. 9059830)

The last Redskins game I saw, RGIII did the full Tebow bow after a TD, then crossed himself (he´s Catholic) and then stretched his arm out full length and pointed at the sky. Can we now call it ´´Giving a Griffin´´ instead of ´´Taking a Tebow´´?

(For you PC types, ´´Redskins´´ is the name of a football team that honors Indians with a depiction of an Indian on their helmets. No one names a team after people they hate.)

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Reply 10 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 12/11/2012 1:29:30 PM     (No. 9059854)

I saw that as well, #9. (RGIII´s post-TD celebration). I smile just thinking about it.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Daisymay, 12/11/2012 1:39:11 PM     (No. 9059881)

I take exception to that remark, #6. Those of us in Florida DO think that Tebow is exceptional. He doesn´t have a chance to ANYTHING sitting on the bench. The sooner he gets the heck out of NY the better. I don´t know why they wanted him just to have him on the Bench. That said, I think it was very exceptional when Tebow spoke to 30,000 on Easter Sunday in Georgetown, Texas!

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Reply 12 - Posted by: tennman, 12/11/2012 1:39:20 PM     (No. 9059883)

About time. Give the guy a rest.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: globalwarmer, 12/11/2012 2:05:36 PM     (No. 9059954)

While you´re at it, cut back on the Clay Matthews coverage before I puke.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Kingbubo, 12/11/2012 2:09:31 PM     (No. 9059961)

Why cover a second/third stringer on a bad team? Maybe the vcoverage shoul dbe on ChristianBroadcasting or some other network, but not a sports themed network.

RGIII is also unashamed of his religion. He is more of a traditional passer/qb who can run. Tebow is more of a running back who can kinda pass.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: kanphil, 12/11/2012 2:12:45 PM     (No. 9059970)

#9, your best post in many moons. Every word!

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Reply 16 - Posted by: eorsc, 12/11/2012 8:54:10 PM     (No. 9060566)

Are they being admonished for reporting on one of the GOOD guys?

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