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Buccaneers' GM celebrated win over New Orleans in impressive fashion

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are sitting at 1-2 on the year, hoping to get their second win against the undefeated Carolina Panthers on Sunday. If the first win was anything like the last, it may result in general manager Jason Licht having to buy a new suit, according to Adam Schefter and Chris Mortensen of ESPN. As the two ESPN analysts explain, Licht made a deal with his three kids...
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“Chris Mortensen lies” sign bomb makes its way to ESPN

Chris Mortensen lies. ESPN lies. — Feitelberg (@FeitsBarstool) August 31, 2015 Barstool Sports head David Portnoy videobombed ESPN’s live report outside the Brady-Goodell hearing today with a “Chris Mortensen lies” sign.  He was quickly whisked away by security, but not until making it onto national television.  Somehow Sal Pal managed to maintain...
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August 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Blogger holds 'Chris Mortensen lies' sign on ESPN broadcast

    New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady met with Roger Goodell and the NFL very briefly in Manhattan federal court on Monday. It took about five minutes to determine that no settlement would be reached, but that was enough time for the official voice of Brady’s defense team to take a shot at Chris Mortensen on live television. We’re talking about David Portnoy of...
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 31, 2015  |  Discuss

The saga of Chris Mortensen vs. the Patriots takes another interesting turn

It just seems that every time we hear something new about the soap opera that is Deflategate, the news just gets worse for the NFL and those who report on it. Last week, ESPN NFL insider Chris Mortensen went on an Arizona radio station to say New England Patriots ownership called him personally to apologize about the way they called him out on the shoddy reporting over the number...
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August 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Did Chris Mortensen’s false reporting screw over the New England Patriots and Tom Brady?

Chris Mortensen’s tweet on January 21st about the New England Patriots’ involvement in the deflation of 11 of 12 football, during the AFC Championship Game against the Indianapolis Colts, sparked outrage amongst, not only the NFL fan base, but popular culture, as well. One of the main points that anti-Patriots fans and skeptics harped on, was that the footballs had been deflated...
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August 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Mortensen: Krafts called me to apologize amid Deflategate drama

Chris Mortensen sure has irked New England Patriots fans throughout Deflategate. Mortensen acknowledged earlier this month he could have done a “better job vetting” his original report that 11 of the 12 footballs the Patriots used in their AFC Championship Game win over the Indianapolis Colts were found to be underinflated by 2 pounds per square inch. The ESPN NFL insider continues...
August 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Chris Mortensen had awesome quote about bad Patriots reporting in 2008

I’m not usually one to take something a person did or said eight years ago and throw it in his or her face, but this is just too good to pass up. Early Thursday morning, ESPN apologized to the New England Patriots after its employees made multiple references to a report about the Patriots cheating by filming the St. Louis Rams’ walkthrough before the Super Bowl in 2002. The...
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August 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Mortensen on false Deflategate report: Still figuring Twitter out

Less than a week after he bailed out of an interview with WEEI in Boston at the last second, ESPN’s Chris Mortensen joined “The Dan Le Batard Show” on Monday to address his false report about Deflategate. Back in January, Mortensen reported that 11 of the 12 footballs the New England Patriots used in the...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 04, 2015  |  Discuss

ESPN’s Chris Mortensen Deletes Tweet Containing Incorrect Deflategate Report

It looks like Chris Mortensen finally figured out how Twitter worked. The ESPN NFL reporter has been under fire lately for his handling of an incorrect report which helped stoke the Deflategate fire. In the days following the AFC Championship Game, Mortensen reported that 11 of the New England Patriots 12 game footballs were under-inflated by about 2 pounds. The Wells Report eventually...
August 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Chris Mortensen getting crushed on Twitter over Deflategate

It has been more than six months since ESPN’s Chris Mortensen falsely reported that 11 of the 12 game balls the New England Patriots used in the AFC Championship Game were underinflated by two pounds per square inch each. But by canceling a scheduled appearance on a Boston sports radio station earlier this week, Mort...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 01, 2015  |  Discuss

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