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Jay Mariotti returning to ESPN in free-lance role

Jay Mariotti returning to ESPN in free-lance role
Jay Mariotti is back with ESPN. Yes, the same network that fired him. The former "Around the Horn" panelist is back with the WWL, but in a different context...

Jay Mariotti continues feud with Sun-Times and Deadspin, makes new enemy

Jay Mariotti continues feud with Sun-Times and Deadspin, makes new enemy
Jay Mariotti is probably the most polarizing man in the history of Chicago sports media and quite possibly the most hated in all of the national sports media. He comes off especially pompous on his Twitter account, where he follows nobody. He’s like the Eminem of sports media- he’s had a feud with everyone. Mariotti has had a tiff with former Chicago White Sox manager Ozzie Guillen, his former employer the Chicago Sun-Times, King of all sports blogs Deadspin, and many others. The Sun-Times move of partnering with new upstart website ChicagoSide has rekindled the war of words between Mariotti and the second city’s second newspaper...