Posts tagged Fox Sports

Can’t Get Enough Brett Favre? Just Wait til Sunday

As much as ESPN’s cheapening of sport continually makes me want vomit, Fox has actually outdone them this time. ESPN: “We got record ratings for a cable program for Brett Favre vs. the Green Bay Packers on Monday Night Football.” Fox: “Oh yeah, well we’ll see your Favre and raise you a Favre! We’re gonna […]

The Great Brett Favre Standoff: ESPN vs. Fox Sports Deux

It’s like two great fighters going up against each other, only they’re slinging words at each other rather than punches. And one of them is a bloated, arrogant behemouth that might be past his prime. I am, of course, speaking of the he said, she said commentary going back and forth between ESPN and Fox […]

Fox Sports vs. ESPN Or The Non-Story That Was A Story

As we all know by now, ESPN felt Favregate was a non-story. They even went so far as to circulate an internal memo telling staffers as much, and ordering them not to report on it, as Steffen detailed here. Then, when Brett Favre Almighty held his press conference on Wednesday to somewhat (lamely) deny he […]

Packers vs. Colts Notes and Favre vs. Green Bay Becomes ESPN vs. Fox

Peyton Manning crying

Before I get to the mind numbing douchebaggery that is the latest Brett Favre fiasco, let me share a few quick observations and opinions regarding the Green Bay Packers’ 34-14 dismantling of the Indianapolis Colts. Aaron Rodgers continues to impress the NFL world, Packers fans and most importantly, his teammates. Not only has he played […]