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Why ESPN's Breakup With Cris Carter Is Good News

Skip Bayless, Mike Tirico, Keith Olbermann, Bill Simmons, Colin Cowherd and Curt Schilling. These are the former faces of ESPN. With the exception of Schilling and, to an extent, Bayless, that is a lot of talent to let walk out of the door. Similar to Schlling’s famous bloody sock game, the bleeding continued for the network this week; in particular, it’s NFL Countdown series...
Via The Sports Quotient
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: ESPN letting go of Cris Carter, Ray Lewis

It’s been an eventful day at ESPN. On Monday afternoon, the network announced that play-by-play man Mike Tirico is leaving for NBC Sports, and that Sean McDonough will be promoted as his replacement on Monday Night Football. Now, according to The Big Lead, there are reportedly more changes coming. Ray Lewis and Cris Carter, who provide analysis for the network’s NFL programs...
Via College Spun
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Hall Of Famer Cris Carter Explains “What It Means To Be A Buckeye”

The Ohio State Buckeyes are wrapping up spring camp this week, getting ready to put on a show for fans during Saturday afternoon’s spring football game. Even after a mass departure of starters, there’s plenty of excitement surrounding the upcoming 2016 season. On Friday, former Ohio State great and NFL Hall of Famer Cris Carter stopped by for the final spring practice and explained...
Via College Spun
April 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Carter's 'fall guy' comments were not isolated incident

By Andrew Bucholtz Since NFL Hall-of-Famer and ESPN broadcaster Cris Carter’s comments at the 2014 NFC rookie symposium encouraging rookies to “get a fall guy” emerged last week, everyone involved has tried to paint them as a once-off mistake in the heat of the moment. That may not be accurate, though, as Jets second-year tight end Jace Amaro told The New York Daily News Carter...
Via Awful Announcing
August 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Klemko explains why he never reported Cris Carter comment

By Larry Brown. The Monday Morning Quarterback’s Robert Klemko attended the NFL rookie symposium in 2014 where Cris Carter made his now infamous “fall guy” speech, but he never reported the remark. Instead, Carter’s advice to rookies that they obstruct justice and skirt the law when doing something wrong only became publicized by an ESPN feature about Chris Borland. Carter...
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 24, 2015  |  Discuss

NFL asked writer to keep Cris Carter's comments off the record

By Jesse Reed The NFL knew about Cris Carter’s “fall guy” comments all along, and the man covering the 2014 NFL Rookie Symposium has finally told his side of the story. Robert Klemko of MMQB.com was that man, and he detailed his decision to go along with the league’s request that he not report on Carter’s comments in 2014. “I only agree to these omissions when the...
Via Sportsnaut
August 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Cris Carter apologizes after ‘fall guy’ video surfaces

By Steve DelVecchio Cris Carter apologized on Sunday for some controversial advice he gave to incoming NFL rookies over a year ago. Last week, a feature story on former San Francisco 49ers linebacker Chris Borland revealed that a prominent former player advised players at the 2014 Rookie Symposium to have a “fall guy” in their crew who is willing to go to jail if something...
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Cris Carter made 'fall guy' comment referenced by Borland

By Jesse Reed Former San Francisco 49ers linebacker Chris Borland raised plenty of eyebrows this week in an interview with ESPN, noting he and other rookies were told to have a “fall guy” in their crews to take responsibility for any wrongdoings. The man responsible for that comment is none other than Cris Carter, the Hall of Fame wide receiver and current ESPN employee. Here...
Via Sportsnaut
August 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Cris Carter: I never used stickum like Jerry Rice

By Ricky Doyle Cris Carter wants you to know where he stands with regard to “StickumGate.” Hall of Fame wide receiver Jerry Rice recently admitted that he used Stickum during his illustrious NFL career. Carter took note of Rice’s admission and cleared the air via Twitter in case there was any suspicion that he also used the illegal substance during his own playing days. ...
Via NESN.com
February 09, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Cris Carter Calls Out Ray Lewis On Sunday NFL Countdown

Cris Carter called out Ray Lewis on "Sunday NFL Countdown" when discussing abuse and violence headlines.
Via Gamedayr
September 14, 2014  |  Discuss
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