Sept. 12 ESPN2 will debut two new shows. One will be a personality-driven production hosted by Dan Le Batard and the other will be akin to ESPN2’s current SportsNation property.
The latter, called Numbers Never Lie, will feature daily appearances from a former player and an expert with the half-hour show hosted by the beautiful Charissa Thompson. NNL will air weekdays at 3:30p ET, with Dan Le Batard Is Highly Questionable airing at 4p ET. Read more…
• The SPORTS BUBBLER’S DAILY DRINK was quite happy on Sunday, not just because the Packers beat the Lions, but because they also got to witness sideline sweetie Charissa Thompson report on the action.
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• WITH LEATHER slithers up the latest on Jake “The Snake” Roberts, as the wrestling legends still knows how to wow a crowd - as in, “Wow, this guy looks terrible.”
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