Erik Wemple: NBC Sports


Posted at 10:57 PM ET, 02/12/2014

NBC skiing analyst cites female Olympic skiers’ makeup

News flash: Those women racing down the mountain on their skis at death-defying speeds? They might be wearing makeup.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:57 PM ET, 02/12/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NBC Sports, Olympics, Sochi, Steve Porino

Posted at 02:35 PM ET, 12/06/2012

Bob Costas responds!

The NBC Sports announcer takes exception to the notion that he lacks conviction on the topic of Jovan Belcher and gun control.

By Erik Wemple  |  02:35 PM ET, 12/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bob Costas, gun control, Jovan Belcher, NBC Sports

Posted at 07:24 PM ET, 12/04/2012

Bob Costas backtracks on gun remarks

NBC sportscaster says he didn't have enough time to prep, or to fully explain the nuances of his position on U.S. "gun culture." Own your words, Costas

By Erik Wemple  |  07:24 PM ET, 12/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bob Costas, gun control, Jovan Belcher, NBC Sports

Posted at 11:35 AM ET, 12/03/2012

Bob Costas, please keep spouting off

The sportscaster cites a shooting death in advocating gun control.

By Erik Wemple  |  11:35 AM ET, 12/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bob Costas, Jovan Belcher, NBC Sports