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Bucs drafting Winston is a “no-brainer”

There was a quote from an anonymous scout regarding Florida State’s Jameis Winston that ruffled a few feathers today. Some of the feathers ruffled came from ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless.  Both Smith and Bayless discussed the quote from said scout on First Take Monday afternoon which was quoted by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. “Someone will take him in the...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Stephen A. Smith officially re-signs with ESPN, will continue to haunt us all on First Take

Not that we were wondering, but ESPN has announced to the world that pundit Stephen A. Smith has signed a multi-year deal to remain with the Worldwide Leader. He’ll continue his role as a co-debater on First Take with Skip Bayless as well as contribute to SportsCenter and other ESPN shows. He will also continue hosting a local ESPN Radio show in New York. Smith first began his...
Via Awful Announcing
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Stephen A. Smith Responds To Josh Gordon

Earlier today, Josh Gordon penned a personal and upfront letter directed towards Stephen A. Smith, Charles Barkley, and Cris Carter. Gordon, who recently failed an alcohol test and might be facing a season long suspension from the NFL, used the letter to open up about his personal issues and to tell Smith and company that Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
28 days ago  |  Discuss

People React to Stephen A. Smith’s New $3 Million/Year Contract

Stephen A. Smith has a new contract and a lot of people think it is a joke. The highly criticized ESPN personality will earn north of $3 million per year under his new deal, a figure that puts Smith above most of the athletes and coaches that he discusses. The television and radio show host Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
January 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Stephen A. Smith makes more than the average NFL player

Earlier this week we told you about Stephen A. Smith’s new contract with ESPN that ensures he’ll be hurting your eardrums for several more years.  Now comes this tidbit from ESPN sage Jim Miller.  Smith’s salary in his new contract is greater than $3 million dollars. Three.  Million.  Dollars.  To yell and scream about sports on television.  Three.  Million.  Dollars...
Via Awful Announcing
January 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Stephen A. Smith reportedly re-signs new contract with ESPN

According to The Big Lead, Stephen A. Smith has wrapped up negotiations with ESPN on a new contract extension and will be staying in Bristol “for the foreseeable future.” Yay. Six years ago, Smith left ESPN without a new contract and his career as a national sports personality seemed dead in the water.  Now he’s remade himself into one of ESPN’s biggest and most profitable...
Via Awful Announcing
January 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Stephen A. Smith ‘Devastated’ By Patriots’ ‘DeflateGate’ Controversy

This embed is invalid" /> “DeflateGate” isn’t sitting well with Stephen A. Smith. Smith, who isn’t shy about sharing his opinion on ESPN’s “First Take,” appeared on WEEI’s “Middays with MFB” on Wednesday to discuss the New England Patriots’ alleged involvement in the NFL’s latest controversy. He couldn’t help but question...
January 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: The University Of Florida Paid ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith 26K To Speak

The University of Florida embraced debate Wednesday night. The Gators brought First Take‘s Stephen A. Smith to campus for a speaking engagement.  The loud-mouthed ESPN personality did not come cheaply. According to his contract, published today by Deadspin, Smith was paid $26,500 for his appearance. Smith, 47, spoke for 45 minutes, answered questions for 15 minutes and attended...
Via College Spun
November 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Stephen A. Smith Leaving ESPN Radio

In what could eventually lead to a complete breakup with ESPN, controversial media personality Stephen A. Smith is reportedly leaving ESPN Radio for a gig on SiriusXM radio.  This report by the NY Daily News goes on to indicate that Smith will be joining Mad Dog Radio, which is run by another controversial media personality in Chris Russo. Apparently, this is a match made in...
Via Sportsnaut
July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

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