ESPN First Take Newswire

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  1. A Sudden Fall for a Mastermind of Sports TV ShoutingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | The New York Times

    ESPN had struggled to crack the morning show market when, in 2011, a coordinating producer in his mid-30s named Jamie Horowitz was put in charge of the show "First Take." Horowitz obsessively convened rounds and rounds of focus groups to identity the ideal hosts for the show.

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  2. ESPN - First Take' Host Molly Qerim on Controlling Heated...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | SFGate

    "TV is changing in terms of how we are consuming sports I think that's why the debate shows work and this is just the... If Molly Qerim can control "First Take" analysts Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman, and survive former side-kick Skip Bayless - then there's nothing she can't handle. The ESPN host took the reins from Cari Champion 18 months ago, and since then she's proven that she's not to be taken lightly.

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  3. Charles Barkley Considers Killing Skip Bayless On Live TV Under One ConditionRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2017 | The Daily Millbury

    ... media channels. [Image by Matt York/AP Images] Formerly Stephen A. Smith's rhetorical sparring partner on ESPN First Take, the Tim Tebow-loving Bayless, who is known for his controversial opinion making, now co-hosts Undisputed on FS1 opposite ...

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  4. Debate shows are heating up the rivalry between ESPN and Fox SportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    Shannon Sharpe, left, Joy Taylor and Skip Bayless on the Los Angeles set of Fox Sports 1's "Undisputed" in September. Shannon Sharpe, left, Joy Taylor and Skip Bayless on the Los Angeles set of Fox Sports 1's "Undisputed" in September.

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