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NFL domestic violence response

Esquire issues apology, correction after story alleges ESPN to set up special panel to address NFL domestic violence - @Esquiremag

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NFL domestic violence response

ESPN on alleged domestic violence panel: 'Contrary to published reports in Esquire, there was no panel on domestic violence ever planned for tonight's Monday Night Countdown' - @Deadspin


NFL domestic violence response

ESPN on suspension of Bill Simmons: 'Every employee must be accountable to ESPN and those engaged in our editorial operations must also operate within ESPN's journalistic standards," the statement read. "We have worked hard to ensure that our recent NFL coverage has met that criteria. Bill Simmons did not meet those obligations in a recent podcast, and as a result we have suspended him for three weeks' - @ESPN

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NFL domestic violence response

ESPN suspends Bill Simmons for 3 weeks following profane tirade against NFL commissioner Roger Goodell - @NBCSports

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Ray Rice domestic violence case

Baltimore Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti says majority of sources in ESPN article on team's handling of situation are from Ray Rice, agent, and friends, building a case for Rice's reinstatement - @MaryWJZ

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Ray Rice domestic violence case

At least 6 TV networks say they plan to stop or minimize airings of video showing Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice striking his then-fiancee - @AP

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Oklahoma State University

Oklahoma State University student who held 'Trail of Tears' sign at ESPN's GameDay issues apology - @tulsaworld

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College football star Michael Sam says he's gay

ESPN says it regrets Michael Sam shower report that drew criticism - @washingtonpost

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Stephen A Smith on suspension: 'My apology on ESPN 'First Take' Monday morning speaks for itself. I accept ESPN's Decision.' - @stephenasmith

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ESPN announces Stephen A. Smith will not appear on 'First Take' or ESPN Radio for the next week; will return to ESPN next Wednesday - @espnmikes

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2014 World Cup

US soccer player Landon Donovan will provide World Cup commentary as an on-camera studio analyst for ESPN starting Wednesday - @mashable

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Major League Soccer

Major League Soccer agrees to 8-year TV deal with ESPN, Fox Sports, Univision Deportes - @orlandosentinel



NBC News hires Jamie Horowitz of ESPN as senior vice president and general manager of the 'Today' show - @nytimes



Former Portland Trail Blazers coach and ESPN analyst Dr. Jack Ramsay dies at 89 - @SportsCenter

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ESPN to televise 1st NFL playoff game - @espn

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ESPN launches 3 new ad-supported podcasts that merge sports with politics, psychology, business - @capitalnewyork


2014 Masters Golf Tournament

ESPN's ratings for 1st round of Masters drop 28% from 2013 - @businessinsider

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ESPN's Tony Reali named 'Good Morning America' contributor in new deal - @THR


2014 NCAA basketball tournament

NCAA Women's National Championship earns highest rating for any ESPN women's college basketball game in decade - @hartfordcourant

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Veteran ABC broadcaster Brent Musburger to join ESPN's SEC Network - @SInow