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MIKE LUPICA RUMORS & GOSSIP

What does Mike Lupica and A-Rod have in common?

Both have a new script but the same old circus act.A-Rod recycles an old apology, while Lupica reruns an old column, switching the last paragraph for the lead. Works every time.

ESPN is predictably going wild at the Super Bowl

ESPN’s on-site coverage of Super Bowl 49 begins on Monday, and as expected, the Worldwide Leader is going all-out with programming, even though they’re not airing the game. Live from Scottsdale, ESPN will air 130 hours of live TV and radio programming, starting at 6 AM ET on Monday. Several ESPN shows will be heading on the road to Arizona, including SportsCenter, NFL Insiders...
Via Awful Announcing
January 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Craig Carton cannot believe ESPN pays that 'douche' Mike Lupica to be a talk show host

Craig Carton cannot believe ESPN pays that 'douche' Mike Lupica to be a talk show host, given his 3.8 share.Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return home for Top sports news.
Via Bob's Blitz
January 02, 2015  |  Discuss

2014 Fall ratings: B&C #1, Joe & Evan #2, Francesa #3 (ESPN's trio finishes 1/2 way back...)

Bob Raissman runs down the local radio ratings for the fall book:THE MIDDAY BOOST For Valley of the Stupid devotees, the highlight of Nielsen Audio’s fall radio ratings book is WFAN’s midday mouths, Joe Benigno/Evan Roberts’ rise to first place (in the key men 25-54 demographic) with a 7.6 share.This marked the first time in FAN’s history a midday (10 a.m.-1 p.m.) team was...
Via Bob's Blitz
December 29, 2014  |  Discuss

New York sports radio wars: Francesa triples Lupica in ratings

He may not be getting his reps on Fox Sports 1, but in New York, Mike Francesa is still the king of sports talk radio. In the latest ratings period between September and early December, WFAN’s Francesa easily beat rival ESPN Radio New York in the men 25-54 demographic from 1 p.m. — 6:30 p.m. ET by a wide margin. Overall, Francesa’s show beat the two men ESPN has programmed...
Via Awful Announcing
December 23, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Yankees: Easy does it Mr. Lupica

Since the New York Yankees recently extended the contract of general manager Brian Cashman, there have been a slew of articles written by those “in the know” -- namely the Bombers beat writers and others in the New York print media -- about how the Yanks will fare in the upcoming season.Today, I’m going to delve into the work of one of the most well-known members of New York’s...
Via Yankees Unscripted
October 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Mike Lupica is livid

I like Lupica. Good grief, I've been reading him since Hoss Clarke arrived. He's New York's Dan Shaughnessy, minus six pounds of curls and 10 descriptors per paragraph. I remember Old George mocking him as "little Mike Lupica," as if The Boss was some titan of manhood, rather than just Leona Helmsley with a penis. And it was always to watch Lupica bounce from the Daily News to the...
Via IT IS HIGH, IT IS FAR, IT IS caught
October 10, 2014  |  Discuss
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