Category: Deadspin

Deadspin’s Tim Burke Breaks Down His Reporting of the Manti Te’o Story

Thursday, January 17th, 2013

Unless you've been in a coma the last 24 hours, you're aware that SRI's friends over at Deadspin rocked the sports world and made Lance Armstrong's week with a jaw-dropping story Wednesday exposing Manti Te'o's dead girlfriend as a fake. Just how did the story come to be? One of ...

Green Bay Packers’ QB Aaron Rodgers: We’re Going to Have to Prove That We Can Run the Ball

Monday, August 20th, 2012

The Green Bay Packers lost just one game in 2011 despite the fact that they had one of the league's worst rushing attacks. The Packers ranked 27th in rushing yards per game, with an average of fewer than 100 yards per outing, but they got by on the arm of ...

AJ Daulerio Explains Deadspin’s Editorial Decisions on Brett Favre Scandal

Thursday, October 14th, 2010

While we wait to see if Roger Goodell and the NFL office take action against Brett Favre for his nefarious behavior while with the New York Jets, let's hear from A.J. Daulerio, the man in charge of editorial decisions at Deadspin, the website that of course broke the story. Daulerio ...

Sean Salisbury Fighting Back

Thursday, February 11th, 2010

Remember a few years ago when Sean Salisbury was a fixture of ESPN's NFL coverage? Him and the Professor John Clayton going at it? Well, Salisbury's contract wasn't renewed by ESPN in 2008. What for? Well, it's not exactly clear. It could be because ESPN was just moving in another ...

Will Leitch Is A Huge Cardinals Fan

Thursday, January 22nd, 2009

Will Leitch, the founder of Deadspin, spent some time on Thursday talking about his beloved Arizona Cardinals' first Super Bowl appearance two Sundays from now against the Pittsburgh Steelers. Here's one exchange between Leitch and the guys on The Bullpen: 'If you asked someone to name the five most famous Cardinals ...