ESPN Getting Back Into The Phone Business Like It Or Not

ESPN COULD NOT COMPLETE THE NUMBER AS DIALED, SO THEY’RE HANGING UP AND TRYING AGAIN (LIKE IT OR NOT): Like a dog with an old sock, ESPN just won’t let go of this mobile phone thing, as DEADSPIN calls to say the network is teaming with Verizon to jump back into the cell market.

Remember a simpler time when the Worldwide Sports Leader wasn’t trying to infect its presence into every form of media through annyoing cross-promotion?

Let Dan Patrick, Keith Olbermann and Hootie & The Blowfish take you there:

Hootie & The Blowfish Sportscenter video

By the way, you owned this CD and loved it. Admit it.