Here's Some Audio From Boomer Esiason's Stoned MNF Broadcast

Last week, we learned about the time Boomer Esiason and Matt Millen got contact high while doing a radio broadcast for a Monday Night Football game in December 2000. Yesterday, Boomer shared some of his marijuana-infused commentary from that game on his daily radio show. » 1/14/14 10:50am 1/14/14 10:50am

Boomer Esiason Says He And Matt Millen Got Stoned During MNF Broadcast

Remember the first time you went to a party and had, like, a sip of alcohol and couldn't stop talking about how wasted you were? This is a lot like that. Boomer Esiason does Monday Night Football color commentary on the radio and recently revealed that in his first year on the broadcast he and Millen got a contact… » 1/11/14 9:53am 1/11/14 9:53am

Patrick Willis Doesn't Want To Hear Criticism From "Whoever This Matt…

Every morning, the fine folks at Sports Radio Interviews sift through the a.m. drive-time chatter to bring you the best interviews with coaches, players, and personalities across the sports landscape. Today: He's just some dude. » 10/16/12 5:25pm 10/16/12 5:25pm

ESPN Trots Out Matt Millen To Fumble His Way Through The Freeh Report

On a day like today, you can find any number of fine journalistic outlets that are covering the Freeh report in painstaking, intelligent detail. You can follow Sara Ganim, who has already won a Pulitzer Prize for her diligence on the Sandusky scandal. Or you can follow Yahoo's Dan Wetzel, who is pulling out the… » 7/12/12 12:45pm 7/12/12 12:45pm

History Lesson: The Time Matt Millen Punched The Patriots' General…

An occasional feature in which we recall notable incidents that we would've covered the hell out of had we existed at the time. » 4/14/12 12:05pm 4/14/12 12:05pm

You Have Four Days Remaining To Bid On This Leather-Bound & Autographed…

There are apparently only 250 leather-bound copies of Touched by Jerry Sandusky (and Kip Richeal) in existence, and this one's autographed by Sandusky, Matt Millen, Greg Buttle, Kyle Brady, Lance Mehl, Ed O'Neil and Jack Ham. It comes complete with a certificate of authenticity, which I'm guessing does not apply to… » 2/06/12 10:57pm 2/06/12 10:57pm

ESPN Sort Of Comments, Then Refuses To Comment On Matt Millen's Status…

Earlier today, we reached out to ESPN for clarification on analyst Matt Millen's role at The Second Mile. The charity's website listed Millen as a member of the The Second Mile's honorary board, a nominal role absent of responsibility. The 2009 and 2010 tax returns for the charity, however, had Millen listed as a… » 11/11/11 6:48pm 11/11/11 6:48pm

Second Mile's Tax Records: ESPN's Weepy Matt Millen Was Listed In 2009,…

We told you earlier about accused child rapist Jerry Sandusky's consulting pay from The Second Mile. But there are other revealing tidbits to be gleaned from the charity's tax records, such as who sits on its board. Consider Matt Millen, the ESPN analyst and former Nittany Lion who choked up on air the other day » 11/11/11 2:17pm 11/11/11 2:17pm

Matt Millen Breaks Down And Cries On SportsCenter: "If We Can't Protect…

Millen was an All-American defensive tackle at Penn State in the late 1970s. Joe Paterno and Jerry Sandusky were his coaches. He got pretty emotional talking to Chris McKendry a little more than 30 minutes ago. The video is above, and the full transcript is below, courtesy ESPN captioning. H/T to CumaeanSibyl for… » 11/08/11 12:55pm 11/08/11 12:55pm

Sean McDonough On Oliver Luck: "What An Idiot"

This happened Saturday night during a commercial break in Stanford's blowout win over Washington, which was broadcast on ABC/ESPN. McDonough, the play-by-play man, is a Syracuse grad, and Syracuse had beaten the shit out of West Virginia the night before. Just as the cameras found Oliver Luck in the stands,… » 10/24/11 6:35pm 10/24/11 6:35pm

The WJC Was Won By Orcs

Because no one reads the newspaper, and SportsCenter's anchors are too perky for this early in the morning, Deadspin combs the best of the broadsheets and internets to bring you everything you need to know to start your day. » 1/06/11 9:55am 1/06/11 9:55am

Stuart Scott's Unfortunately Timed And Therefore Highly Ironic F-Bomb…

Stu Scott was hyping an upcoming replay of Derek Anderson's meltdown last night when, in describing the cough button that "bleeps" out curse words on TV, Scott accidentally used a curse word on TV. » 11/30/10 4:10pm 11/30/10 4:10pm

Surveying The Wreckage Of The Matt Millen Era

Today, the Lions released Daniel Bullocks, the last player remaining from a 5-year stretch of drafts. That's 0-for-40. Here's what became of them all, and I warn you, it's not pretty. » 7/09/10 11:30am 7/09/10 11:30am

Matt Millen Apologizes For Calling Ron Jaworski A "Polack"

In cased you missed it, yesterday Millen was on-air discussing fried bologna sandwiches with Buffalo native Ron Jaworski and said "ask any Polack from Buffalo how they like them, right Jaws?" » 4/25/10 1:10pm 4/25/10 1:10pm

Matt Millen Is The New Richard Nixon

Sports Illustrated has just published—courtesy of writer Don Banks—one of the most head-scratchingly bonkers essays of all-time, wherein Banks compares Matt Millen to Richard Nixon ... and somehow thinks that a compliment. » 6/18/09 3:48pm 6/18/09 3:48pm

ESPN Has Found A Replacement For Emmitt Smith...Matt Millen

While ESPN de-bloats, they wouldn't be the WWL unless they also added a big name. The biggest one so far: Matt Millen, Ex-Lions GM/Architect of Destruction, will join their Monday Night Countdown on-site team. » 4/18/09 4:15pm 4/18/09 4:15pm

City Of Detroit Still Not Over Matt Millen

The scars that former Lion GM Matt Millen left on the psyche of Detroit are slowly starting to heal, but the local NBC affiliate just couldn't resist ripping those scabs right off. » 2/02/09 4:00pm 2/02/09 4:00pm