Choke Wednesday: Mark Emmert's PR Team

NCAA President Mark Emmert was on Mike & Mike last week raising awareness for his little non-profit when some genius decided soliciting questions from the internet for a walking, talking wrestling heel with the hashtag #AskEmmert would be a good idea. It went...poorly.The winner:More of our favorites:Hey...at least Emmert learned his lesson before appearing on The Dan Patrick...
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NCAA President Mark Emmert Appears on The Dan Patrick Show

NCAA President Mark Emmert made nearly $1.7 million in calendar year 2011 according to the association's federal tax return. Robert Griffin III, who won the Heisman Trophy in 2011, earned zero dollars in salary during that calendar season. Emmert was on The Dan Patrick Show on Monday morning and maintained that's quite alright. The notion that student-athletes, or "...
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Dan Patrick Puts The Screws To Mark Emmert During Interview

Dan Patrick interviewed Mark Emmert on Monday and it was a fantastic back and forth.
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Video: Mark Emmert’s Full Interview With Dan Patrick; Says If He Were A College Athlete, All He’d Want Is A Scholarship

Perhaps it is time for Mark Emmert to stop doing interviews altogether. The NCAA President joined the Dan Patrick Show Monday morning to discuss a number of serious issues in collegiate athletics. It didn’t go too well for the NCAA’s leader.  Full interview:  Some quotes:  Emmert on paying student-athletes:  “I’m in favor of student athletes having all the things that...
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Mark Emmert toes company line on Dan Patrick Show

With an interesting NCAA vote coming up on Thursday for a new NCAA structure and Northwestern’s Union vote lingering on Friday, today was an interesting day for Mark Emmert to go on the Dan Patrick Show. Especially, considering the fun he had on social media this weekend. Here is what Dan talked about with Emmert…. Why is he doing the media tour? Emmert said he’s not doing...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Young and Rich in Chicago, Jeff Samardzjia Partied

Chicago Cubs Baseball- Chicago is a place of endless temptation and for many pro athletes, long nights. This notion is no exception to the Cubs ace Jeff Samardzjia and he talked about that temptation earlier today on the “Dan Patrick Show”. Check out the full Video below: Shark: The Party Animal Some of the highlights of the interview included Samardzija “possibly” admitting...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeff Samardzija Tells Dan Patrick He Will Be Traded

Chicago Cubs Baseball – Recently, Jeff Samardzija sat down with Dan Patrick to discuss his current situation here in Chicago.  When asked if he thinks he will be traded, his response was pretty quick and honest, “It’s looking like it.” The Samardzija trade rumors have been swirling over the North Side for well over a year now as the Cubs’ brass cannot seem to come to any...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Jim Parsons delivers the best headline for UConn’s championship

One of my favorite segments in sports is Fritzy’s Mock Headlines on The Dan Patrick Show.  The headlines are usually always funny, whether they be clever puns or burning couch fires.  Sometimes, callers get in on the action too and this morning after UConn beat Kentucky to win their fourth national title, a surprise guest delivered the best mock headline for the occasion. Loyal...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL bans dunks over the goal post

NFL Head of Officials Dean Blandino told the Dan Patrick show today that the league will no longer allow players to dunk over the goal post after scoring a touchdown. NFL Head of Officials Dean Blandino told @dpshow that dunking the ball over the goal posts will be a penalty next season. — Paul Pabst (@PaulPabst) March 25, 2014 It’s funny that the NFL waited for Tony Gonzalez...
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

Former NFL punter Chris Kluwe believes two teams would be a perfect fit for Michael Sam

Former Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe, an outspoken activist for gay rights, offered up two NFL clubs that could be ideal fits for the NFL’s first openly gay draft prospect, Michael Sam: The New England Patriots and Green Bay Packers. “I think the Packers would be a good choice,” Kluwe said in appearing on The Dan Patrick Show, “because, yeah, it’s Wisconsin...
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February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

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