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Pat McAfee competes at NXT Takeover WarGames
McAfee has been hired to join the cast of ESPN's College GameDay, and since that show airs on Saturdays, McAfee will not be able to commentate on Smackdown for the time being However, McAfee stressed that he's still a part of the WWE family and will continue to do things with WWE. Pat McAfee competes at[...]
WWE's Big E Says His Broken Neck Isn't Healing As Well As Hoped
 Big E broke his neck on the March 11 episode of WWE SmackDown in an accident when fellow superstar Ridge Holland attempted an overhead Belly-To-Belly Suplex on him outside of the ring, resulting in Big E landing directly on the top of his head at ringside. Former WWE Champion Big E says he is expected to fully recover[...]
XFL Strikes Deal with Disney, Games To Air on ESPN, FX and ABC
The football league struck a deal with Disney that will air games on its owned networks ESPN, FX, and ABC Network rivals FOX and NBC air USFL games, as both leagues look to become spring alternatives to the established NFL, with which the two leagues also have a working partnership. Image: XFL "We have entered into an[...]
Triple H Announces In ESPN Interview He Will Never Wrestle Again
 For the first time since the health scare, Triple H has done an on-camera interview where he explained his medical situation in detail and made the announcement that his career as an in-ring performer is over. Image: Screencap In an exclusive sit-down interview with ESPN's Stephen A Smith, Triple H announced this morning that he will never wrestle[...]
Disney+ adds for May inlcude more Star Wars, Maleficent, and more.
Ironically, the predominantly Disney-owned Hulu already supports a similar ad-supported subscription plan and in fact, is offered in a bundle with the standard Disney+ and ESPN+ package. Disney+ adds for May include more Star Wars, Maleficent, and more. There is no pricing or specific launch date set at the moment, but there are plans to expand internationally[...]
saturday night live
In the "Cut for Time" sketch that was released, Forte's Todd LeVane (from "Sportshorse") joins ESPN First Take co-hosts Molly Qerim (Chloe Fineman), Stephen A Smith (Chris Redd), and Michael Irvin (Kenan Thompson) to debate Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers But as we've come to love about "talking head" sports shows, it doesn't[...]
Sasha Banks Stars In College Football Championship Game Opening
 The SmackDown superstar will be the lead in the opening video segment for the College Football National Championship Game tonight on ESPN  The football game, which will see the number three ranked University of Georgia Bulldogs take on the number one ranked University of Alabama Crimson Tide, is sure to be a ratings juggernaut, making this a pretty big[...]
Frank Caliendo Pays Tribute to NFL Broadcasting Icon John Madden
Image screencapped courtesy from ESPN. While Caliendo admits not really knowing Madden personally, he recalled a personal story of meeting him and his family during a Super Bowl Since his run on MADtv, the comedian continued making appearances on several sports talk shows often recreating his popular Madden bits capturing his commentating quirks often stating the[...]
Tom Brady Series Man In The Arena Starts On ESPN+ November 16th
Tom Brady is taking part in a new series on ESPN+ called Man In The Arena: Tom Brady Each episode will take a look at the legendary Quarterbacks Super Bowl appearances straight from him, while also accompanied by others talking about those moments in time "Man in the Arena is more than a series of[...]
For me, it was always either one of the "talking head" shows on ESPN (and its line-up of channels) or the news & "talking head" line-up on MSNBC that I'd have rolling in the background And then lockdown hit and I slowly realized that was the worst thing I could ever do. Images: Screencaps As much as[...]
BCTV Daily Dispatch 11 Sept 21:
Today's line-up of news and opinions includes Dave Bautista, Supernatural, The Boys, ESPN & Stephen A Smith, Nancy Drew, Hawkeye, The Walking Dead: World Beyond, "Law & Order" & more! Following that, we have reviews of Only Murders in the Building and What If… Zombies?!. Images: Law & Order (NBCU)/The Boys (Amazon)/Nancy Drew (screencap)/Supernatural (The CW)/Dave[...]
First Take, Stephen A. Smith & Max Kellerman Part of ESPN Problem
If you're reading this then you're probably someone who watches the talking heads on ESPN be a ton more wrong than they are right on a regular basis and yet somehow still keep their jobs Personally, we stopped watching ESPN a few months ago after the channel was more concerned about being PR people for[...]
Roman Reigns Tells The Rock And John Cena To Not Quit Their Day Jobs
 Reigns has clearly heard this talk and has now responded. Roman Reigns and The Rock at the 2015 Royal Rumble, courtesy of WWE. Appearing on ESPN's SportsNation today, Roman Reigns was asked about a potential match-up with the two current Hollywood stars and former WWE superstars. "Yeah, that's like a dream for a lot of our fans, but[...]
The Ultimate Fighter Returns Next Week, Only On ESPN+
The Ultimate Fighter returns next week exclusively on ESPN+, and you know what? I am excited for it I know the last few seasons before it went away were…not the best TV, but I miss this weird mix of UFC card and The Real World The coaches for this season will be Featherweight champion Alexander[...]
WTF is this s**t? Some kind of useless collaboration between Marvel and ESPN, apparently.
Marvel Comics, ESPN, and the NBA are planning to "Space Jam" the upcoming game between The Warriors and The Pelicans in an "NBA Special Edition" alternate presentation From a press release sent out by Marvel: ESPN and Marvel announced a groundbreaking collaboration today to launch the first-ever Marvel-inspired alternate presentation for the Golden State Warriors vs[...]