How to write a sports column

We live in a world of hot sports takes. I make them via the radio. Others also like me fire them off on your TV screen. And the rest? They write Jul 09, 2009 This summer I came up with a goal to try and write five articles per week on bleacher report as if I was writing a sports column.

It's something I Nov 16, 2009  The Web site was a way to get out all the frustration of not having a column. Over the years, the Internet has prevailed over print in July he stopped writing his column in ESPNs magazine. I got bored with the space of it, he said, of having to write 1, 200 words, and with a deadline six days in advance. Mar 23, 2009  Mediahype, dates with super models and actresses, Super Bowl victories, and Bradys own emergence as a topnotch NFL quarterback have made him a largerthanlife figure in the minds of most sports fans.

Oct 02, 2014  How to Write a Sports Article Three Methods: Tackling Your Topic and Style Shooting for a Successful Sports Recap Article Scoring with Other Kinds of Sports Articles Because pro sports are seen on TV and most fans of a particular team know the score of a game long before they read about it. The FeatureLede Game Story Featurelede game stories are common for pro sports. Frequently, we forget that readers love stories. But that is difficult to do in 13 inches or 400 words.

We need to expand columns on days when a writer finds a terrific story. Columnists frequently write opinion pieces, offer notes, or playfully address an issue, but how frequently do columnists tell stories to get their points across? Not enough. This has nothing to do with the Yankees, but in the course of my morning baseball reading I came across this Jay Marriotti column from the Chicago SunTimes, and I love it.

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