Found November 23, 2012 on Larry Brown Sports:
The NFL is apparently so concerned with distancing any ties to gambling on its games that it cancelled an interview Rich Eisen did with actor Bradley Cooper that was scheduled to air Friday on NFL Network. Cooper stars in a new movie “Silver Linings Playbook” that opened this week. The actor recorded an interview with NFL Network host Rich Eisen that was headlining “The Rich Eisen Thanksgiving Special” podcast that was going to be televised Friday, but the NFL stepped in on Wednesday and asked for the interview to be removed. The New York Post reports that the NFL asked the segment to be cancelled because Robert De Niro’s character in the movie is a part-time bookie. “The segment was pulled because the movie included content related to gambling on NFL games,” an NFL rep confirmed to the Post. The new promo for the Thanksgiving Special mentions interviews with four actors, none of whom are Cooper. Even though this particular interview was cancelled, Cooper has made NFL-related appea...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES
CENSORSHIP!

Cooper cut from NFL Network show

Bradley Cooper's appearance on an NFL Network show apparently was cut because co-star Robert De Niro's character in Silver Linings Playbook is a bookie.

Report: NFL pulls Cooper segment

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell asked the NFL Network to pull a segment featuring Bradley Cooper - star of the film "Silver Linings Playbook" - because the film features a sports bookie, according to a report in the New York Post. Cooper and co-star Chris Tucker filmed an interview earlier in the week with NFL Network anchor Rich Eisen that was intended to be featured on...
Entertainment Forum Discussions
Wow, and I mean ,W O W
2 replies, April 18, 2013
The times?? they are a changin
1 replies, April 18, 2013
we dont learn do we??
1 replies, April 18, 2013
From Delish
2 replies, April 18, 2013
Favorite Food Moments in film
8 replies, April 18, 2013
HERE??? who'd care????
2 replies, April 18, 2013
As Ringo sang O My MY My
2 replies, April 18, 2013
lets go buy some food....
2 replies, April 18, 2013
"I" Pardon the Word" HATE" CHANGE....
7 replies, April 18, 2013
shred now....
1 replies, April 18, 2013
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.