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  • Former ESPN Writer Rob Parker Back in the Saddle at TheShadowLeague.com

    Feb 6, 13 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *Rob Parker, the former ESPN reporter who infamously labeled Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III a “cornbread brother,” has a new gig. TheShadowLeague.com, founded by former Vibe publisher and ex-ESPN the Magazine executive Keith Clinkscales, announced today that Parker has been added to its roster and his first column will be published Thursday, Feb. 7, […]

  • Rob Parker Back with More RG3 Comments; Digs Another Hole (Watch)

    Jan 8, 13 by EurPublisher 11 Comments

    *We guess Rob Parker likes the taste of his foot in his mouth. The ESPN writer/commentator who was suspended for his not so smart, ok, dumb arse comments, about Robert Griffin 3rd‘s status as a black man, is at it again. With a recent appearance on a community access show in Detroit called “Flashpoint,” Parker […]

  • ESPN Suspends Rob Parker over RG3 Remarks

    Dec 20, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *ESPN has given commentator Rob Parker a 30-day suspension for comments he made about Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III during a Dec. 13 episode of “First Take.” The suspension comes one day after Parker apologized for his remarks via Twitter. On the show, he was discussing Griffin’s answer to a question about his role […]

  • ESPN’s Rob Parker Apologizes for ‘Cornball Brother’ Comment

    Dec 19, 12 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *ESPN contributor Rob Parker slipped up and got too comfortable when he described Washington Resdskins quarterback Robert Griffin III as a “cornball brother.” He then got suspended, and thus learned his lesson. He issued an apology Wednesday, nearly a week after the incident via his Twitter. (Pause … when did apologizing on social media become […]

  • Rob Parker’s Remarks Prove Ivy League Degree Not Indicative of Intelligence

    Dec 15, 12 by EurWebWriter Leave a comment

    The liberty of the press is a blessing when we are inclined to write against others, and a calamity when we find ourselves overborne by the multitude of our assailants. — Samuel Johnson *Rob Parker has done it once again. For the layperson among you, Parker is a sports journalist who frequently appears on ESPN’s […]

  • RG3 Hater Rob Parker Suspended for ‘Not One of Us’ Comments

    Dec 14, 12 by EurPublisher 7 Comments

    *The fallout has begun. Rob Parker, the dude who made the head turning comments about Robert Griffin 3rd (RG3) being “kind of black” and “not one of us” has been suspended indefinitely by ESPN, according to the Washington Post. (Watch Parker’s comments below.) “Following yesterday’s comments Rob Parker has been suspended until further notice,” ESPN […]