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  1. ESPN President John Skipper Confirms Layoffs

    8:23 am 10/21/2015

    The top-rated sports net will pink slip about 300 employees in a reorganizational effort amid slowed growth and a contraction in lucrative subscriber fees. Read more

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  2. What's the Fate of ESPN Verticals Grantland and FiveThirtyEight.com?

    2:37 pm 10/20/2015

    Amid layoffs and high-profile exits, many wonder whether the network's star-based stand-alones may be the next to go in a streamlining effort.Read more

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  3. Kevin Merida Named Top Editor for ESPN's 'The Undefeated'

    10:09 am 10/19/2015

    Merida's appointment is the latest development for the standalone site after Jason Whitlock, who joined ESPN in part to launch the Grantland-like portal that would examine sports and pop culture through the lens of race, was removed as top editor and returned to Fox Sports.Read more

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  4. TV Networks Hit With Antitrust Lawsuit Over NFL Rights Deals

    7:39 am 10/19/2015

    Plaintiffs say that CBS, NBC, Fox and ESPN are harming competition in the pro-football marketplace.Read more

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  5. Jason Whitlock Returns to Fox Sports

    3:53 pm 10/14/2015

    The move comes four months after ESPN removed him as editor-in-chief of its “black Grantland” stand-alone site, The Undefeated.Read more

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  6. '30 for 30: Trojan War': TV Review

    3:27 pm 10/12/2015

    The rise and fall of the USC football team under Pete Carroll is too recent for insight.Read more

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  7. ESPN Returns to India in Deal With Sony Unit

    1:43 am 10/8/2015

    ESPN Sony plans to launch new channels and other initiatives to take on the sports juggernaut's 21st Century Fox-owned former partner Star.Read more

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  8. TV Ratings: Astros' Wild Card Win Over Yankees Drives ESPN to 12-Year MLB High

    8:56 am 10/7/2015

    The cable network posts its best overnights for a MLB game since 2003. Read more

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  9. Bill Simmons: ESPN Didn't Care About 'Grantland'

    11:04 am 10/2/2015

    "I think all of us felt like these guys were not trying to make us succeed, which is a weird feeling when everyone is busting their ass," Simmons said. Read more

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  10. Bill Simmons: ESPN Is "In the Bag for the NFL"

    8:59 am 10/1/2015

    The former Grantland editor blasts the network for its handling of Roger Goodell.Read more

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