Originally posted on Louisville Card Game  |  Last updated 4/11/12
Second thoughts on Charlie Strong restricting local mainstream media access to University of Louisville football coverage other than access to the spring game and post-game comments. Mostly on the Courier-Journal because it bears the brunt of the media ban and nobody counts much on radio and TV coverage:If the coach’s action prompts the Courier-Journal to reassess some of its policies, it’s a good thing. The sports section of a local newspaper should include much more coverage of a local team than one located 70 miles away. People reading a Louisville newspaper should be expected to be more interested in what they hometown university is doing. Only in the sports section are they bombarded with Lexington news, and that’s the case in all daily editions.C-J columnist Eric Crawford has done his usual masterful  job in the comments section of his blog in pointing out that UofL stories significantly outnumbered UK stories for several months. He also happens to be correct in his assessment...
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