Lynch To Media: "If Y'all Ain't Mad At Me, Then What Y'all Here For?"

Marshawn Lynch had to make his final Super Bowl week media appearance today, and unlike his previous two press conferences, he came with a direct message for writers and reporters. » 1/29/15 1:46pm 1/29/15 1:46pm

Watch Marshawn Lynch Frustrate Adult Reporters By Not Talking

Marshawn Lynch had to sit through another five-minute session with the media today. As expected, he didn't have anything to say—"You know why I'm here" was his go-to answer for the day—and oh man did that get under the skin of the grown men who, for some reason, continue to ask him questions. » 1/28/15 2:17pm 1/28/15 2:17pm

Dumbass Mad At Marshawn Lynch For Giving Him Column Fodder

Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch gave the same answer to every question he received at Super Bowl Media Day, and Philadelphia Daily News columnist Marcus Hayes got upset about it—so upset, in fact, that he used Lynch's anti-media performance as a topic for his latest column. » 1/28/15 10:17am 1/28/15 10:17am

What Are Bill Belichick's Other Horcruxes?

Seeing as how Lord Belichick inadvertently revealed the nature of one of his Horcruxes today, we thought now would be a good time to try and figure out what items house the other six pieces of his sundered soul. These are our guesses, and please feel free to share your own in the comments. » 1/27/15 4:55pm 1/27/15 4:55pm

Watch Marshawn Lynch Give The Same Answer 25 Times At Media Day 

Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch made an appearance at Super Bowl Media Day today so as to avoid getting fined. In the video above, you can see him respond to 25 straight questions with the same answer, "I'm here so I won't get fined." » 1/27/15 3:02pm 1/27/15 3:02pm

Rob Gronkowski Reads Gronk Erotica Out Loud At Super Bowl Media Day

Thanks to the half-serious circus that is Super Bowl Media Day, someone persuaded extremely tall fifth-grader Rob Gronkowski into reading a line from A Gronking To Remember, the Gronk-themed erotica that surfaced on Amazon earlier this month. » 1/27/15 1:43pm 1/27/15 1:43pm

Football Writers Are Furious With Marshawn Lynch

Marshawn Lynch hates talking to the media. Hates it. He's skipped enough appearances this season that the NFL threatened him with a six-figure fine if he didn't speak at yesterday's Media Day. Lynch took the podium for just six unconstructive minutes, before retreating behind the scenes. Now the Pro Football Writers… » 1/29/14 9:38am 1/29/14 9:38am

Marshawn Lynch's Media Day Interview Was Short And Sweet

Marshawn Lynch is known for being a bit reclusive and wary of speaking to the media, but Deion Sanders was able to corner him for a few minutes of screen time on NFL Network today. Things got off to a good start; Lynch just replied, "smooth" when Sanders asked him how he was feeling. "You look good," Sanders… » 1/28/14 2:13pm 1/28/14 2:13pm

Richard Sherman Answers Question About Strippers The Best Way Possible

Super Bowl Media Day is a circus, and the mass of "journalists" allowed to ask questions inevitably results in events like this, when Richard Sherman is asked a question about how to prevent girls from becoming strippers. » 1/28/14 1:47pm 1/28/14 1:47pm

Ostensible Adult Kevin Garnett Deleted Ray Allen's Phone Number When He…

We already knew Kevin Garnett was passionate—which is to say, basically crazy—and it undoubtedly hurts to see your teammate essentially give up on your team, publicly and in favor of a rival. What happened to Ubuntu? What happened to...(*sniff*)...us? » 9/29/12 9:20am 9/29/12 9:20am

All The Photos Other Reporters Took Of Ines Sainz At Super Bowl Media…

There is nothing more predictable than TV Azteca reporter Ines Sainz attending Media Day, except maybe a rush of other reporters commenting on how Ines Sainz is attending Media Day. To illustrate how she's only there for attention, a large number of these reporters either pose for photos with her, or surreptitiously… » 2/01/12 3:15pm 2/01/12 3:15pm

Several Patriots Players Did Rob Gronkowski Impersonations At Media Day

Your morning roundup for Feb. 1, the day we learned our thoughts are no longer safe. Video via Sports Grid. Got any stories or photos for us? Tip your editors. » 2/01/12 10:01am 2/01/12 10:01am

Look Out ESPN: The Ocho Cinco News Network Is On The Air

I don't know about you, but I'd rather watch Chad Ochocinco prowl media day as a reporter than any number of Mexican models. (Why are you looking at me that way?) » 2/02/10 8:45pm 2/02/10 8:45pm

Caron Butler Is A Gentle, Thoughtful Lover But Only With Paul Pierce

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 the blogosphere to bring you everything you need to know to start your day. » 2/02/10 8:36am 2/02/10 8:36am

NFL Network Clearly Didn't Prepare For Marshall Faulk's Hyperhidrosis…

First day of Super Bowl media overkill has ended as has the usefulness of Marshall Faulk's shirt. Did he take too much 5-hour energy before hand or something? » 1/27/09 6:42pm 1/27/09 6:42pm

Chris Berman's Own Private Media Day

All journalists covering Media Day are in the same boat. Everyone shares time and resources with everyone else to the benefit of all involved. Sorry, but that's not the way Chris Berman operates. » 1/27/09 1:30pm 1/27/09 1:30pm

Super Bowl Sub-Plot #4: Media Day!

There are several key storylines that will beaten into the ground by everyone who covers the Super Bowl over the next week. We will beat them down even further. » 1/27/09 11:00am 1/27/09 11:00am