A CBS Sports article taken from SB Nation.

There’s something unusual going on with SB Nation and CBSSports.com, with multiple SB Nation writers pointing out that CBS Sports is running pieces first published on SB Nation sites in their entirety, complete with the same photos and with no link or author credit beyond “CBS Sports Staff.”

Update: Here’s a statement CBS Sports Digital sent to Awful Announcing:

When linking out to SB Nation stories through our app, a technical issue caused the stories to be inadvertently posted in their entirety on the site instead. We immediately fixed the issue and are taking steps to ensure this does not happen again. 

Wick Terrell of SB Nation Cincinnati Reds’ site Red Reporter pointed this out Tuesday:

Others have noted it at other SB Nation sites:

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Andrew Bucholtz is a staff writer for Awful Announcing.

  • MrBull

    When you go cheap as CBSSports site has, letting go of quality reporters, you resort to ripping off others…

  • Quagmire

    Sad that CBS Sports has to resort to stealing SB Nation’s crap to fill its content calendar. Perhaps they should invest in, I don’t know, more quality writers instead?

  • YouAreWrongAndDumb

    It was technical issue. Technically, they were stealing other people’s work.