It’s been another busy week in sports media. We’re here to recap the biggest news and events that took place and share some of our best work from the week that was. Without further adieu:

ESPN’s newest 30 for 30, on Friday Night Lights spoiler Dallas Carter, to air August 24 – July 31

A new 30 for 30 will focus on Dallas Carter, who beat Permian to win the Texas state title in 1998, but later had it stripped after scandals involving false grades and robbery.

Doug Gottlieb is fitting in well at Fox with nuclear Dominican take, war with Jeff Passan – August 1

Doug Gottlieb had some real ignorant shit to say about Adrian Beltre’s Dominican roots, claiming it was a natural fit for him to be linked to steroids. Yahoo Sports Jeff Passan eviscerated him on Twitter.

Hot mic catches Jays’ broadcasters Buck Martinez and Pat Tabler criticizing Marcus Stroman – August 2

Buck Martinez was caught on a hot mic talking crap about Blue Jays starter Marcus Stroman.

Ex-ESPN analyst Dallas Braden joins Barstool Sports for a new baseball podcast – August 2

Barstool’s latest hire is former ESPN analyst Dallas Braden.

ESPNU to become ESPN8: The Ocho for one day on 8/8, air “The Finest in Seldom Seen Sports” – August 3

ESPNU is set to become The Ocho for one day only, August 8th.

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