The biggest story in sports this week has to do with Tom Brady and FOX Sports. It was announced on Tuesday that he'll become the network's lead analyst for its NFL coverage once his playing career is over. FOX Sports will be spending an awful lot of money on Brady....
What would it take to knock Lin-Manual Miranda’s soundtrack for the animated Disney film “Encanto” from the top of the album charts where it’s been encamped for two months?. The new King & Country or Dolly Parton albums? Morgan Wallen’s album?. No. No. And no.
Dan Le Batard: With war raging in their home country, Klitschko brothers fight for their beloved Ukraine
Perhaps you have heard by now that, as Russia’s military approached, Ukraine’s president refused the United States’ offer to evacuate with asylum, saying instead, “I need ammunition, not a ride.” And perhaps you have also heard that, as an estimated 100,000 people fled explosions and gunfire in major cities in Ukraine, two former heavyweight boxing champions, the Hall of Fame Klitschko brothers, did not flee the fight ... but rather enlisted in the army reserve, grabbed weapons and headed into it.
Dan Le Batard and Friends have a 2021 NFL season musical coming, with every Meadowlark personality singing
It looks like later this month, we’ll get one of the most unusual Meadowlark Media projects yet. That would be an original musical about the 2021-22 NFL season, which will be written by singer-songwriter JT Daly (also the project’s producer) and Dan Le Batard Show with Stugotz executive producer Mike Ryan Ruiz. Oh, and everyone on the Meadowlark roster is expected to contribute to this in a singing role. Kyle Koster has more on this endeavor at The Big Lead:
Did rules enacted in response to a stunt pulled by former Miami Herald writer Dan Le Batard prevent Roger Clemens and Barry Bonds from making the Baseball Hall of Fame?
Dan Le Batard is Tired of America ‘Bowing’ to China’s Human Rights Violations: ‘I Sure as F*ck Am Not’ Watching the Olympics
Podcaster and former ESPN host Dan Le Batard won’t be watching the Beijing Olympics, and he excoriated the American sports networks for being willing to conceal human rights violations in China, choosing to celebrate the Olympics instead. “We’re just gonna go on with the Olympics in China and we’re...
The Greg Cote Show podcast makes history today by spitting out the first unscheduled Super Bonus episode in the near two-year annals of the show. Why? Because the Dolphins firing coach Brian Flores really angered Greg in a way he had to speak about beyond his column in the Miami Herald.
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Dan Le Batard has many foils in positions of power, and one of them is MLB commissioner Rob Manfred. Reacting to Andrew Marchand’s scoop in The Post that Ken Rosenthal was exiting MLB Network ostensibly over previous criticism of the commish earlier this week, Le Batard told his audience that Manfred tried, unsuccessfully, to do the same thing to him in 2017.
Reporter Sara Ganim discusses Jerry Sandusky scandal, ‘The Mayor of Maple Avenue’ podcast with Dan Le Batard
Reminding us just how swiftly time can move on, 10 years have passed since the Jerry Sandusky child sexual abuse scandal nearly destroyed the Penn State football program and ended coach Joe Paterno’s acclaimed career with disgrace. The Nittany Lions have since recovered on the field under coaches Bill O’Brien...
The reporter who won a Pulitzer Prize for her work on the Jerry Sandusky sex abuse scandal appeared on the Dan Le Batard & Friends South Beach Sessions podcast this week to discuss a new project focusing on a young man who said he was a victim of Sandusky’s serial pedophilia.
Former ESPN colleagues John Skipper and Dan Le Batard (Highly Questionable, The Dan Le Batard Show with Stugotz) have signed a multi-year first-look deal with Apple TV+ via their recently launched Meadowlark Media. Denise Petski for Deadline:. Under the pact, Meadowlark will produce premium documentary films and unscripted series for...
Dan Le Batard left ESPN in January 2021 when “it was mutually agreed that it was best for both sides to move on to new opportunities,” according to Norby Williamson, ESPN executive vice president and executive editor. Le Batard quickly regrouped, partnering with former ESPN boss John Skipper on Meadowlark Media. And Meadowlark has attracted some big-name talent, including some fellow former ESPN folks who left the company under similar auspices.
The latest Greg Cote Show podcast, out now, takes you inside and behind the scenes of the Dan Le Batard roast -- Jax Celebrity Roast IV put on by Heat broadcaster Jason Jackson on Saturday night at DAER nightclub at the Hard Rock in Hollywood. Zoo Miami’s Ron Magill, film...
It’s a rollicking new Greg Cote Show podcast, out now, featuring special guest Jason “Jax” Jackson, the new radio play-by-play voice of the Miami Heat. This is our 36th podcast of 2021 and 78th overall, Jax is a South Florida legend, and it’s a fun conversation that hits on a bunch of stuff including: