NewsBusters—Awful Announcing's Ben Koo posted a lengthy report on Fox Sports emerging as a major threat to ESPN's long monopoly on college football coverage. Declaring a key part of that rivalry as political, Koo likened ESPN to a "punching bag" and Fox Sports as the alternative of choice for "disgruntled conservatives."
Marco van Basten, Fox Sports analyst, benched for saying 'sieg heil' on air. THE HAGUE, Netherlands — Retired Dutch football star Marco van Basten has been benched for a week by Fox Sports for saying "sieg heil" on air. Van Basten, working as an analyst, was off camera on Saturday when he used the German phrase for "hail victory" that became notorious for