ESPN Asks: When Will Anyone Pay Attention To A Famous Football Player…

OK, now that two different reporters have battled for the chance to drag the mother of a victim in the Ray Lewis murder case to the graveyard, what else can the members of the press corps do to demonstrate that their Super Bowl coverage is about the unexpected and unappreciated angles? Looks like it's time to just go… » 1/29/13 6:23pm 1/29/13 6:23pm

Worst Piece Of Journalism From Super Bowl XLIV — Indianapolis Edition

With all due respect to Tommy, I think this idiotic screed painting Sean Payton as a modern Benedict Arnold is as bad as anything that's been produced this week. Bob Kravitz from the Indianapolis Star, come on down! » 2/07/10 12:45pm 2/07/10 12:45pm

Presenting The Single Worst Piece Of Sports Journalism From Super Bowl…

The headline on ESPN.com is "Papa John's founder John Schnatter feeds me pizza." Then things get really stupid. » 2/06/10 3:44pm 2/06/10 3:44pm

The Worst American Sports Writing: Greg Bishop

On top of everything else Jets fans have to live with, they get a New York Times beat writer who seems to be trying to write scripts for NFL Films. » 8/14/09 4:30pm 8/14/09 4:30pm

The Worst American Sports Writing: Steve Yanda

Deadspin readers met Steve Yanda this week when he compared the Nationals' winning streak to Bach's Passacaglia and Fugue in C minor (the Nats have not won a game since). But Steve Yanda writes like that all the time. » 8/14/09 1:20pm 8/14/09 1:20pm

The Worst American Sports Writing: Gene Wojciechowski

Writing. About sports. Sometimes it is so terrible it can make you cry, cry like a child who has learned his heroes have feet of clay. "Feet" meaning "buttocks" and "of clay" meaning "shot full of Dianabol." Here's Gene Wojciechowski. » 8/14/09 11:30am 8/14/09 11:30am