Now We Can Make Fun of Deion Sanders In Perpetuity

Now We Can Make Fun of Deion Sanders In Perpetuity

This is Deion Sanders' Hall of Fame bust. This is also a gift to Eagles fans everywhere. What could the sculptor possibly have been looking at while working on this? Eric Stangel, the head writer and executive producer of Late Show with David Letterman, had as good a take as any when he tweeted:

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Apparently the Pro Football Hall of Fame was under the impression it was inducting Harry Connick Jr., http://t.co/mSitOJz less than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet ReplyEric Stangel
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I've got to imagine that Chuck Bednarik's bust is now magically wearing an utter look of disgust.

In all seriousness though, as Matt P. and I were discussing yesterday Prime Time was an unbelievable cover corner. He took away an entire half of the football field. Of course he didn't tackle, but he was the rare defensive player whose mere presence on the field caused opposing offensive coordinators to completely adjust their game plan.

With that being said, I'd like to think that the ridiculousness of the bust is karmic retribution for "Must be the Money".

NBC Sports Philadelphia Internship - Advertising/Sales

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NBC Sports Philadelphia Internship - Advertising/Sales

Position Title: Intern
Department: Advertising/Sales
Company: NBC Sports Philadelphia
# of hours / week: 10 – 20 hours

Deadline: November 20

Basic Function

This position will work closely with the Vice President of Sales in generating revenue through commercial advertisements and sponsorship sales. The intern will gain first-hand sales experience through working with Sales Assistants and AEs on pitches, sales-calls and recapping material.

Duties and Responsibilities

• Assist Account Executive on preparation of Sales Presentations
• Cultivate new account leads for local sales
• Track sponsorships in specified programs
• Assist as point of contact with sponsors on game night set up and pre-game hospitality elements.
• Assist with collection of all proof of performance materials.
• Perform Competitive Network Analysis
• Update Customer database
• Other various projects as assigned

Requirements

1. Good oral and written communication skills.
2. Knowledge of sports.
3. Ability to work non-traditional hours, weekends & holidays
4. Ability to work in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment
5. Must be 19 years of age or older
6. Must be a student in pursuit of an Associate, Bachelor, Master or Juris Doctor degree
7. Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the US
8. Must have sophomore standing or above
9. Must have a 3.0 GPA

Interested students should apply here and specify they're interested in the ad/sales internship.

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Twitter roasts the heck out of Markelle Fultz's brutal free throws

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Twitter roasts the heck out of Markelle Fultz's brutal free throws

Oh man, oh man, oh man. It's finally here. The 2017-18 Sixers season is underway with our squad locked in a pretty tightly contested game down in Washington after a quarter of play.

We've already seen Joel Embiid attempt to destroy the world -- and get fouled.

But the most buzzed about moment from the first frame of the Sixers' young season was clearly when Markelle Fultz went to the foul line and... well, tossed up some ugly bricks.

This isn't the first time we've seen this but it is the first time non-preseason Sixers fans are seeing it. We wondered aloud if the Sixers were doing the right thing with Fulz prior to tonight's game. The lack of information on his injuries is troubling. So what's the deal with that form?

Well, Twitter had a field day with it.

Although Fultz's shoulder looked perfectly fine on this delicious block! He also had a couple of early buckets.

It's a long season, rook. Just please work on that free throw motion.