McGuire on Media

Category Archives: Sports journalism

Brady's boot still bothers me

Tom Brady’s boot is still bugging me. I thought my pique was going to pass until Ben Benya, a smart student in my Sports media class, jabbed me again. I have asked my students to nominate a sports media turkey of the week. ESPN’s  Dana Jacobson got a lot of attention for her tasteless, apparently […]

No snickering allowed: I want to explore sports media ethics

Okay, so I kind of volunteered. I suspect the assistant dean knew I couldn’t resist and set a gentle, loving trap. The dean did warn me I won’t be teaching only journalism majors.  The dean did mention that the sports media class at ASU has not been  regarded as a “serious” class. It’s been a […]