Newsflash: Sports Reporting Sucks

Posted on January 29, 2007. Filed under: Personal Blog |

I’ve long known that most sports coverage was insipid. Now I have proof. The State of the News Media Annual Report includes an analysis of how many views are presented in stories, as a metric of how deep (or superficial) the stories are. Sorry, sports section – you lose!

 
All
A1
Metro
Sports
Mix of Views
76%
82%
75%
55%
Mostly One View
10
9
9
14
All One View
15
9
15
31

Totals may not equal 100 because of rounding.

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