A great summation of the debacle of retardation with ESPN's propaganda with the Mike Leach firing (albeit a month later).
Three sides to every story
ESPN's Alamo Bowl treatment of Mike Leach controversy more biased than balanced
According to ESPN, the Leach story overall generated more complaints to the network than any other topic in the past year (nearly 1,700 calls or e-mails...)
Opinion was stated as fact.
A basic flaw in ESPN's presentation was the premise that Adam James was an innocent bystander.
...the logical question became why James, and why now? Actions don't happen in a vacuum. There was a backstory, at least according to Leach. The broadcast team was aware of it and basically ignored it.
it appears that ESPN spent approximately 28 minutes of the broadcast discussing the controversy