Time To Put The ESPN Ombudsman's Photo On Milk Cartons

Number of ESPN columns praising Don Ohlmeyer in the last 68 days: one. Number of Don Ohlmeyer's ESPN Ombudsman columns in the last 68 days: none. » 12/28/10 1:45pm 12/28/10 1:45pm

ESPN Ombudsman Is Late To The Party, But Piles On LeBron's "Decision"

Don Ohlmeyer used 4,600 words to say what's already been said, more pointedly and for weeks, about ESPN's conflicts of interest hosting LeBron James's infomercial. Credit the dotcom for only burying it near the bottom of the front page. [ESPN] » 7/21/10 11:20am 7/21/10 11:20am

Guy In Charge Of Policing ESPN's Ethics Completely Ignores LeBron…

As ESPN ombudsman, Don Ohlmeyer is tasked with examining any professional questions or conflicts of interest raised by the network's coverage of sports and sports news. So naturally, this month's column, posted today, is about vuvuzelas. » 7/08/10 3:45pm 7/08/10 3:45pm

ESPN Ombudsman Ohlmeyer Blasts Alamo Bowl Coverage After Adam James Saga

"Was the telecast balanced? ESPN thinks it was — and for me, that is the most troubling aspect of this whole affair." [ESPN] » 1/21/10 4:25pm 1/21/10 4:25pm

The Dog Ate Rick Reilly's Compendium Of Column Ideas

Remember when Rick Reilly punched up an old Sports Illustrated column and filed it fresh for ESPN? Don Ohlmeyer, the Worldwide Leader's ombudsman, sure does, and he's here to console everyone. It was all just a big misunderstanding. » 12/23/09 12:15pm 12/23/09 12:15pm

ESPN Ombudsman Report: 2,800 Words, "Horndoggery" Not Among Them

"Honesty with your audience is not a self-serving cop-out, and it's not an apology....It's a form of respect. When those whose trust you seek to maintain encounter behavior that is out of character, some form of explanation may be required." » 11/19/09 2:15pm 11/19/09 2:15pm

Don Ohlmeyer Addresses Roethlisberger Story, Learns What "Ombudsman"…

Former NBC executive Don Ohlmeyer actually opened his first ESPN ombudsman column by reciting the definition of "ombudsman" from the dictionary. And also like a bad graduation speech, he takes way too long to get to the point. » 8/19/09 10:00am 8/19/09 10:00am

Actively Consuming ESPN Would Probably Help The ESPN Ombudsman

With the latest news that ESPN is well on its way to world domination, it would make sense if the man with the expressed authority to critique ESPN inhaled its media as voraciously as the rest of its core demographic. » 7/20/09 5:45pm 7/20/09 5:45pm

ESPN Ombudsperson Of Significant Interest: Don Ohlmeyer

The quest to replace ESPN's Le Anne Schreiber as the WWL's ombudsperson might be near completion if stars align: Venerable sports producer and consummate BSD Don Ohlmeyer is rumored to be the lead candidate for the position, sourcepersons say. » 6/15/09 6:34pm 6/15/09 6:34pm