Tag: ESPN

Remembering the Professor

March 26, 2022 He was one of a kind.  Almost meek looking, he was dubbed the Professor somewhere along the line.  John Clayton grew up in a single parent household in Pittsburgh.  His mother took him to his first Steelers football game at age six.  He was too small to play the sport.  'Look at ...

The Sycamore Legacy

September 4, 2021 So Bishop Sycamore scammed its way onto ESPN to play football and be humiliated on national television.  To what end is unclear.  But the school itself doesn't hold classes.  Doesn't have an actual location, although there is a post office box in Columbus, Ohio.  But plays in a league based in Texas.  ...

In the Beginning…

May 29, 2021 Until last week I didn't know who Joe Valerio was.  He was like a lot of people who work behind the scenes to produce television programs.  Invisible.  His calling card was ESPN's The Sports Reporters. A panel discussion show on ESPN.  A ground breaking production that brought serious discussion to real sports ...

Press Box Insider – September 1, 2018

Going in-depth with this week's episode of the Press Box featuring Mike Catalana, Pat Duffy & Kevin Oklobzija.