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ESPN Adds Editorial Hires for Jason Whitlock’s Site

ESPN today announced the hiring of three additional editorial staff members — Mike Wise, Jerry Bembry, and Justin Tinsley – for Jason Whitlock’s upcoming site that will provide in-depth coverage, commentary and insight on race and culture through the lens of sports. Wise, an award-winning sports columnist and feature writer for the Washington Post, joins the site in a similar role to the one he has had with The Post for 11 years. Bembry, a former ESPN The Magazine senior writer and editor who has spent the past three years as a college professor at Morgan State University, rejoins the company as a senior writer with the Whitlock project. …

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Dec.18

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The Home Depot College Football Awards Moves to Atlanta’s New College Football Hall of Fame

ESPN to Televise 25th Annual Show Live from the Atlanta Attraction ATLANTA (December 18, 2014) – Beginning in 2015, each year’s college football stars will be honored at the home of the game’s greatest legends as The Home Depot College Football Awards will move to the College Football Hall of Fame and Chick-fil-A Fan Experience in downtown Atlanta as part of a new multi-year agreement between ESPN and the Hall of Fame. Airing live on ESPN on December 10, 2015, The Home Depot College Football Awards will feature the presentation of nine of the most prestigious accolades in college football and pay tribute to the remarkable successes of each year’s standout student-athletes both on and off the field. …

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Dec.18

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Inside:Alaba erneut Fußballer des Jahres

Toller Erfolg für David Alaba! Der Profi des FC Bayern ist in seiner Heimat Österreich zum vierten Mal in Folge zum Fußballer des Jahres gewählt worden. Der 22-Jährige wurde bei der Abstimmung von allen zehn Bundesliga-Trainern der österreichischen Liga auf den ersten Platz gewählt. „Riesiger Dank an die Trainer, die mich gewählt haben. Das ist natürlich etwas Besonderes für mich, ich freue mich extrem darüber”, sagte Alaba. …

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Dec.17

ESPN College Football – Bowl, FCS, D. II and III Games, SEC Network Bowl Preview, and More

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 ESPN’s Weekend Schedule includes Post-Season Games from Four College Levels Inaugural College Football Playoff Highlights ESPN’s 38-Game Post-Season Bowl Schedule ESPN Radio to Showcase 30 Postseason College Bowls including Inaugural College Football Playoff SEC Network Bowl Preview Airs Thursday SEC Network Warms Up Christmas Morning with Yule Log and Fight Songs ESPNU to Televise Inaugural BURGER KING State Champions Bowl Series on December 27 **************************************** ESPN’s Weekend Schedule Includes Post-Season from Four College Levels contact: michael.c.humes@espn.com ESPN will televise post-season games from four college football divisions this weekend, including the first games of a 38-game Football Bowl Subdivision schedule, both Football Championship Subdivision semifinals and the Division II and Division III championships. ESPN will kick off its FBS bowl coverage – 38 total games highlighted by the entire inaugural College Football Playoff – will begin Saturday, Dec. 20, with five games (four on ESPN and ESPN Radio and one on ABC). ESPN and ESPN Radio will combine to cover the new post-season format – four teams meeting in semifinals followed by a championship contest between the winning programs – with a New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day tripleheaders as part of a New Year’s Six schedule featuring both semifinals and four additional premier bowls…

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