Welcome to IrishEnvy.com! Founded in September of 2004, IrishEnvy.com has grown into the premiere web portal on the Internet for mature and intelligent Notre Dame Fighting Irish athletics discussion! |
You are currently viewing our boards as a Guest, which gives you limited access to view most discussions, articles and access our other FREE features. By joining our FREE online community, you will have access to post and respond to discussions, communicate privately with other members, and access many other special features.
Registration is fast, simple and absolutely FREE, so join the IrishEnvy.com Community today! If you have any problems with the registration process, please contact support and we will assist you.
If you already have an IrishEnvy.com membership account but forgot the username and/or password, use our password recovery tool to access your account information.
| ||LinkBack||Thread Tools||Display Modes|
|12-16-2012, 08:10 PM||#1 (permalink)|
Blue Chip Recruit
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Philadelphia, Pa
Posts: 489Cash: 51,760.21
Total Bankroll: 691,583.51
Complex Magazine on ESPN
How ESPN Lost Its Way | Complex
I enjoy reading complex magazine in my spare time hopefully all of you will enjoy this article that I 100 percent agree with if only they brought up the bias against ND
MSU Lacosse Player / MSU Student / Son of a ND Player / ND Fan for Life
|12-16-2012, 08:41 PM||#2 (permalink)|
Join Date: Jan 2010
Posts: 2,897Cash: 6,328,427.68
Total Bankroll: 2,550,500,520.61
I really don't think ESPN has a bias against ND......but with that being said I agree with most of the stuff this article says
|12-16-2012, 08:43 PM||#3 (permalink)|
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Indianapolis, IN
Posts: 2,000Cash: 5,080.99
Total Bankroll: 6,170.13
ESPN doesn't have an anti-ND bias, they really don't have a concrete opinion on us. They go with whatever brings in the most money. They hated us when we were bad and now that our success will bring them lots of money, they're all over us.
|12-17-2012, 02:59 AM||#4 (permalink)|
The CNN of Irish Envy
Join Date: Oct 2011
Posts: 497Cash: 26,165.71
Total Bankroll: 26,165.71
Yeah ESPN employs Lou Holtz, Mike Golic, Hannah Storm, Dick Vitale, and several others with major connections to Notre Dame. I don't think there's really a bias either way
|12-17-2012, 03:37 AM||#5 (permalink)|
Holtz/Triumph in 2016!
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Southwest Ohio
Posts: 11,919Cash: 114,397.18
Total Bankroll: 167,893,673,096,787.97
There are more networks biased against the Irish imo than ESPN. While I don't always care for their sensationalistic media presentation, they often will call it down the middle. I was a bit shocked when they were helping Manti's Heisman candidacy along, although they helped Manziel quite a bit too. That said, John Saunders can suck a dick, same with Jesse Palmer. Those a-holes love to report when the Irish aren't doing well, and they'll do it with **** eating grins on their faces.
|12-17-2012, 06:15 AM||#6 (permalink)|
Join Date: Feb 2007
Posts: 2,860Cash: 1,179.41
Total Bankroll: 1,734,820,547,783.60
The Chicago Trib just posted a nice article about the irish.
I have invested everything BUT tuition for Notre Dame. I make no apologies.
|12-17-2012, 09:51 AM||#7 (permalink)|
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Southern California
Posts: 2,025Cash: 1,000,934,602.72
Total Bankroll: 1,001,848,377.49
F ESPN. They don't have a bias towards anything but money. They sink to the lowest common denominator in order to stir up controversy and get eyeballs on their crap. Look no further than Rob Parker, a known hack, debating RGIII's "blackness." ESPN can come out and apologize for that all they want but they got what they wanted: headlines.
"It is so much easier to live placidly and complacently. Of course, to live placidly and complacently is not to live at all."-Jack London
|Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)|