College GameDay is known for the trash-talking signs fans bring, which sometimes get controversial, but it’s remarkable when the trash-talking’s directed at the president of ESPN rather than an opposing player, coach, or team. It’s also remarkable when anti-ESPN trash-talking manages to get on air, considering the network’s general preoccupation with its image and its regular censorship of signs.
Via CNN’s Brian Stelter and Mashable’s Jason Abbruzzese, though, here’s a fan trolling ESPN president John Skipper Saturday with a sign about the network’s declining subscribers and the growing wave of cord-cutting:
It would be great to see more of this network-level trolling. A few possible suggestions:
“It Took You 35 Years To Go From Italics To Bold, CBS?”
“Signs In Blazers, Coming Soon To NBC.”