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The Year in Sports Media: Television
Richard Deitsch
December 24, 2012
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December 24, 2012

The Year In Sports Media: Television

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The serially shirtless swimmer, who raced Prince Harry (while wearing jeans) at a Vegas club over the summer, played a "sex idiot." And he nailed it, bro.


Saturday Night Live

Doesn't just provide fodder for great impressions. His portrayal of ultra-low-energy, neck-bearded colleague Shaquille O'Neal was anything but turrrible.



Played Penny Marshall's boyfriend in a scene that took place in a feminist bookstore called Women & Women First. Expertly delivered first line: "I like bologna too."

The Envelope, Please

SPORTS ILLUSTRATED media writer Richard Deitsch hands out a few awards for excellence (and one for not-so-excellence)

Broadcaster of the Year

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