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CHRIS MORTENSEN RUMORS

Bob Kravitz Regrets Calling For Bill Belichick’s Firing, Sells Out Chris Mortensen

Bob Kravitz was the reporter who broke the Deflategate story, and for months, he sent out hot takes via Twitter that included his thoughts on the New England Patriots, Tom Brady, Bill Belichick and how the NFL should punish them. Looking back on the entire saga with a column on Wednesday, the one-year anniversary of Deflategate, Kravitz admitted he regrets some of those tweets, including...
Via NESN.com
17 days ago  |  Discuss

After game of his life, Larry Fitzgerald sends his well wishes to Chris Mortensen

In the moments after the Cardinals absolutely bonkers overtime win over the Packers, Larry Fitzgerald took a moment to send this tremendously classy message to ESPN’s Chris Mortensen. If you’re unaware, Mortensen was diagnosed with stage IV throat cancer and announced he’ll be stepping away from ESPN. While that’s deflating, it’s refreshing to hear Fitzgerald send along...
Via Awful Announcing
20 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Larry Fitzgerald wishes Chris Mortensen well after win

    This week, we learned ESPN’s Chris Mortensen has been diagnosed with throat cancer and will be taking time away from his duties with the network as he undergoes treatment. As the NFL’s divisional weekend got underway on Saturday, one of the NFL’s more prominent analysts was on the mind of atleast one of the game’s stars. In the second game on Saturday, the Cardinals...
Via Larry Brown Sports
20 days ago  |  Discuss

ESPN’s Chris Mortensen Diagnosed With Cancer

It’s an unfortunate day for ESPN fans everywhere who have just heard the very sad news. ESPN senior analyst Chris Mortensen has been diagnosed with a Stage IV throat cancer. Mortensen made his announcement on Friday also adding that he will be taking a leave of absence while he undergoes treatment. Here’s his full statement: “More than a week ago, I was diagnosed with a Stage...
Via Gamedayr
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Chris Mortensen diagnosed with throat cancer

ESPN NFL analyst Chris Mortensen has been diagnosed with Stage IV throat cancer and will take a leave of absence for treatment, the network announced on Friday. Mortensen announced the diagnosis in a statement released through ESPN. “More than a week ago, I was diagnosed with a Stage IV throat cancer,” Mortensen said in the statement. “My focus shifted significantly to gathering...
Via Larry Brown Sports
21 days ago  |  Discuss

ESPN’s Chris Mortensen Has Been Diagnosed With Stage IV Cancer

Twitter/Mortensen We’ve got some terrible news out of Bristol, Connecticut this Friday afternoon. ESPN NFL Insider Chris Mortensen, who has been with the network since 1991, has been diagnosed with Stage IV throat cancer. Mortensen announced the news the afternoon, adding that he’ll be taking a leave of absence while he fights the disease. “More than a week ago, I was diagnosed...
Via College Spun
21 days ago  |  Discuss

ESPN’s Chris Mortensen has throat cancer, taking leave of absence from network

One of ESPN’s most notable reporters is preparing for a battle with cancer. ESPN NFL reporter Chris Mortensen revealed Friday he’s been diagnosed with Stage IV throat cancer. According to Sports Illustrated, Mortensen is temporarily stepping down from his ESPN work to battle the disease. Mortensen issued this statement, per SI.com. “More than a week ago, I was diagnosed...
Via NESN.com
21 days ago  |  Discuss

ESPN’s Chris Mortensen diagnosed with throat cancer, to take hiatus

ESPN NFL reporter and analyst Chris Mortensen has throat cancer and will be off the air indefinitely while he recovers, the network announced Friday. Here’s Mort’s full statement via ESPN: “More than a week ago, I was diagnosed with a Stage IV throat cancer,” Mortensen said in a statement Friday. “My focus shifted significantly to gathering information about the specifics...
Via Awful Announcing
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Titans could keep Mike Mularkey as head coach

    The Tennessee Titans are reportedly leaning toward retaining Mike Mularkey on a permanent basis. Mike Florio of ProFootballTalk confirmed an earlier report from ESPN’s Chris Mortensen that the team may simply strip the interim tag from Mularkey’s title. Such a position is understandably baffling to many around the league. One source told Florio that the message Tennessee...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 03, 2016  |  Discuss

Titans' Marcus Mariota out for the season with knee injury

Marcus Mariota’s rookie season has come to an end after he suffered an injury in Tennessee Titans’ loss to the New England Patriots on Sunday. Mariota was taken out of Sunday’s game after suffering what appeared to be a knee injury. At the time, coach Mike Mularkey said he didn’t believe it was a serious injury, but Mariota underwent further testing on Monday. After the...
Via Gamedayr
December 21, 2015  |  Discuss
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