Sports Tom Jackson out at ESPN

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  1. MutteringJohn

    MutteringJohn Well-Known Member

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    Tom Jackson will not return for this season Sunday and Monday pregame shows. End of an era followed by the eventual departure of Chris Berman.
     
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    Who watches those pregame shows ?
     
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    Are they going to run that network into the ground?
     
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    Will be replaced by Sara Spade and Isreal Guiterares. ESPN is done.
     
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    Would you say he got Jacked Up!!!??
     
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    Sounds like they should be covering futbol
     
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    Could you say their business model is being disintermediated faster than Big Banks are by the Interwebs :dontknow:
     
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    ESPN is losing money . Kids aren't getting cable and ESPN's household number are down. Gone are the big money anchors... it will be a parade of poorly paid stringers from now on.
     
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    Entertainment Sports and Politics Network
     
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    LGBT:nono:
     
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    Ditka Keyshawn and now Tom are all gone?? who the fuck is gonna be on that show??
     
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    really? :jj: seriously....:facepalm:
     
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    As long as that barely-able-to-read-or-speak ugly cunt Antonietta Collins isn't on NFL shows I'll be happy. She is the worst I've ever heard on that horrible channel and that's saying something. I hope Chris Berman dies.
     
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    I only know of Randy Moss joining the broadcast team
     
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    If I ran NFL Network I'd be at Tom Jackson's door with roses and a contract faster than you could say "Fuck ESPN"
     
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    He's 65 years old, I doubt he'll get a full time gig anywhere.

    Not to mention, he's the idiot who in 2003 said the players on the Patriots "hate Bill Belichick" after starting 2-2. All they did after that is win back-to-back Super Bowls in '03 and '04. Tom played in two Super Bowls for Denver and lost both of them.
     
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    ESPN is hemmoragging money... They're losing cable subscriber fees* because of cord-cutters, but promised billions to the sports leagues over the next decade for rights.

    Anybody that got paid anything, or negotiated their deals decades ago, is getting clipped.



    *ESPN makes $6 a month from every cable subscriber in the U.S.
     
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