Originally posted on Turn On The Jets  |  Last updated 1/1/14
Many things in this world are foolish, football-related or not. The Jets’ beat writers, half of CBS’ announcers, ESPN over-saturating every news story, not being able to find some decent internet on vacation to sit down and write an article, etc. Lately, a new frustration has risen to the top of things that are simply foolish. That would be the negative elucidation of rookie cornerback Dee Milliner throughout the 2013 season. With the wide-world of sports-Twitter and a whole lot of negative reporting for publicity, every professional sports player is a possible victim. It’s not fair by any means, but there’s nothing we can do to change it. Why was this situation so at large from the start, however? In an over-saturated world of sports’ reporting, aggressive hot takes and narratives are what keep some interested and the debate wheel flowing. These narratives tend to be overblown when events play out like the story everybody has envisioned, so even what’s untrue or simply flawed abou...
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