‘Racist’ Magic Johnson comments set off ‘ESPN explosion’

ESPN radio host Dan Le Batard used his daily morning show Friday to defend himself, 24 hours after his comments on Magic Johnson ignited an internal firestorm and had one colleague, Keyshawn Johnson, accusing him of racism. Le Batard, a veteran ESPN sports personality, didn’t as much debase the racism claims — he didn’t think he needed...
Via New York Post
1 day ago

Dan Le Batard’s Magic Johnson criticism called racist by Keyshawn Johnson, Mychal Thompson

The ESPN airwaves got quite fiery Thursday, with some ESPN-on-ESPN crime to boot. After Dan Le Batard blasted the Lakers’ elevation of Magic Johnson to president of basketball operations on his own show, Keyshawn Johnson, LZ Granderson and Jorge Sedano discussed those comments on their ESPN LA morning radio show, with Johnson accusing Le Batard of making those comments based on...
Via Awful Announcing
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Julian Edelman has good response to Keyshawn Johnson

HOUSTON — Julian Edelman paused for nearly 10 seconds after being asked to react to comments made by former NFL receiver Keyshawn Johnson that New England Patriots wideouts probably wouldn’t crack other 53-man rosters.Patriots players don’t create bulletin board material for other teams. But when a retired player criticizes the Patriots, Edelman, for one, isn’t afraid to...
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Keyshawn Johnson: Pats WRs ‘couldn’t excel with other teams’

When you look at what the New England Patriots have done offensively throughout the course of Tom Brady’s career, it’s quite remarkable to note he hasn’t had many big-time receiving options. In fact, outside of Randy Moss, it’s fair to say he hasn’t had another prototypical “No. 1 receiver” to work with. Touching on this, former NFL receiver turned television personality...
Via Sportsnaut
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Recruiting: Keyshawn Johnson Jr commits to Nebraska

It’s always fun seeing where the offspring of former pro football stars decide to go to college. Today, Keyshawn Johnson committed to the Nebraska Cornhuskers for the class of 2017. Johnson is a wide receiver who gained 944 yards on 64 receptions last season with six touchdowns. Keyshawn Johnson Jr. has always followed in his dad's footsteps, but will he blaze his own path now...
Via The Student Section
March 23, 2016  |  Discuss

New Nebraska Commit Keyshawn Johnson Jr. Tweets Photo Of 4-Star QB Teammate, “Next Man Up”

Nebraska’s football program got a major commitment today from Keyshawn Johnson Jr., a four-star wide receiver in the 2017 class and the son of NFL great Keyshawn Johnson.  Johnson Jr., a 6-foot-1, 195-pound prospect out of Calabasas High in Mission Viejo, Calif., has a couple of teammates who are also big-time recruits.  Tristan Gebbia, a four-star quarterback in the 2017 class...
Via College Spun
March 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Photos: 4-Star WR Keyshawn Johnson Jr Is Visiting His Dad’s Alma Mater Today

Mission Viejo (Calif.) Calabasas four-star wide receiver Keyshawn Johnson Jr. is in familiar territory today. He and his dad, former USC legend Keyshawn Johnson, are visiting the Trojans.  Judging by the pair’s Twitter accounts, they seem to be enjoying themselves. — Keyshawn Johnson (@keyshawn) February 27, 2016 Been a Trojan for life pic.twitter...
Via College Spun
February 27, 2016  |  Discuss

4-Star WR Keyshawn Johnson Jr. Tweets Photo Of Clemson’s Memorial Stadium: “Home Maybe?”

Four-star wide receiver recruit Keyshawn Johnson Jr., son of former NFL star Keyshawn Johnson, still has two years before he has to decide where he’s going to play his collegiate ball. But if his Twitter account is any indication, he’s already narrowed that decision down to just a handful of schools. Leading the way appears to be Clemson, which he has now visited four times....
Via College Spun
April 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Keyshawn Johnson, wife Jennifer Conrad getting divorce

Keyshawn Johnson and his wife Jennifer Conrad are getting a divorce just seven months after they were married. According to court documents obtained by TMZ, Conrad filed for divorce earlier this month, citing irreconcilable differences. Conrad says the couple separated in February and signed a prenuptial agreement before tying the knot. If you have kept...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Keyshawn Johnson Is Taking 11 California HS FB Recruits On A Huge Trip This Weekend To Texas, A&M, OU, Nebraska

There will be quite a football posse traveling through Texas and the Midwest this weekend.  According to Clarence Hill of the Star-Telegram, former NFL wide receiver Keyshawn Johnson will be taking the “California 11,” a group of 11 California-based high school football recruits, on a recruiting trip this weekend. The group, which includes Johnson’s son, Keyshawn Jr., a four...
Via College Spun
March 06, 2015  |  Discuss

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