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THE ZAPPER
John O'Keefe
October 08, 2001
ESPN's replacing its puffy interview program, Up Close, with the supposedly edgier Unscripted seems an attempt to match the success of Fox's often heated Last Word with Jim Rome. But will Unscripted host Chris Connelly, a former MTV anchor with scant experience as a sports reporter, have the knowledge to ask sports figures tough questions?... Lost in the hype surrounding Deion Sanders's promising NFL Today debut on CBS Sunday was Armen Keteyian's solid segment on the Redskins, which showed that the axing of quarterback Jeff George hadn't harmonized the team.
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October 08, 2001

The Zapper

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ESPN's replacing its puffy interview program, Up Close, with the supposedly edgier Unscripted seems an attempt to match the success of Fox's often heated Last Word with Jim Rome. But will Unscripted host Chris Connelly, a former MTV anchor with scant experience as a sports reporter, have the knowledge to ask sports figures tough questions?... Lost in the hype surrounding Deion Sanders's promising NFL Today debut on CBS Sunday was Armen Keteyian's solid segment on the Redskins, which showed that the axing of quarterback Jeff George hadn't harmonized the team.

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