Posts tagged "deadspin"

What's ex-NBA Referee Tim Donaghy up to Today? (Exclusive Interview Part 1)

Welcome to part 1/3 of our exclusive with ex-NBA referee Tim Donaghy. In part one we discuss Donaghy’s infamous story, which dominated sports media headlines in the summer of 2007, as well some current issues in the NBA Part two covers Donaghy’s past and how that’s affecting his present and future. And in the final... Read more »

Jenn Sterger Speaking Publicly on Favre Sexting for First Time

The time has come for one of the biggest media sensations of 2010. The Jenn Sterger-Deadspin-Brett Favre sexting saga will rekindle itself in the NFL consciousness as Sterger, the former New York Jets in stadium hostess will go public with her side of the story. It was very difficult to not type “pubic” in that... Read more »

Brett Favre Fined $50K for Jenn Sterger Investigation

So it looks like the media sensations of media sensations is finally over. That whole little thinggee that flared up in October between alleged journalist Jenn Sterger and senior citizen QB Brett Favre of the Minnesota Vikings. The NFL handed out its ruling today. According to the AP, he’s now $50,000 lighter because of a “failure... Read more »

Will the Favre-Jenn Sterger Sexting Saga Story Die Today?

So the day after the New York Jets got utterly destroyed by their bitterest of division rivals, the New England Patriots, more negative publicity surrounding the Jets organization. The supposed workplace filled with sexual harassment news complements the incompetence they showed playing football in Foxborough, Massachusetts last night during the NFL‘s marquee regular season game.... Read more »

Jenn Sterger FINALLY has Meeting with NFL

Well, FINALLY! It’s about time former New York Jets sideline host Jenn Sterger met with the NFL to discuss the sexting “scandal” of Minnesota Vikings QB. You remember that story, correct? It broke well over a month ago. Actually, the story that ignited a media firestorm truly broke back in August, but the mainstream media... Read more »

How will the Brett Favre-Jenn Sterger Sexting Scandal End?

About 3-4 days ago, the NFL said they were in the midst of their investigation into Brett Favre’s alleged sexting of Jenn Sterger, and that they would have a ruling on the Minnesota Vikings QB in 7-10 days. Therefore, as of Thursday October 28th, the sports media story of the year (originally broken by Deadspin,... Read more »

Deanna Favre Appears on Talk Show, Doesn't say much about Scandal

Some have referred to Jenn Sterger as the victim in the Brett Favre alleged sexting scandal, and to some extent that’s true. No one wants to be harassed/the recipient of unwanted creepiness, but the real victim here is actually Brett Favre’s wife Deanna. This must be a very difficult time for her as the embarrassment... Read more »

Is it time to Mute Mike Ditka?

For years I’ve debated which overrated icon of our city was more disgraceful: Jim Belushi or Mike Ditka? The former keeps hanging around despite displaying no discernible talent other than the ability to cash in on the name of his late (and far more talented) brother. The latter accomplished something once with the Chicago Bears... Read more »

Jenn Sterger Releases Statement, not Pursuing Sexual Harrassment

As NFL writer Peter King reported earlier this week, Jenn Sterger will not likely pursue sexual harassment charges regarding the Brett Favre sexting scandal. Of course, proving that harassment at work could be difficult, as most sexual harassment cases involve situations that revolve around the chain of command in the workplace, and abuses of power. The... Read more »

Favre Sexual Harassment Scandal Just Beginning

It appears that Jenn Sterger was just the tip of the iceberg. If you’re getting sick of hearing about Sterger, Minnesota Vikings QB Brett Favre, Deadspin, sexting etc. well that’s just too bad, because we’re (to quote Al Pacino in “Scent of a Woman”) “just getting warmed up.” Today, the media is buzzing about the... Read more »