Deggans: ‘Most mainstream news outlets played Favre story about right’

National Sports Journalism Center
They focused on the Brett Favre sexting allegations when enough evidence surfaced to make pointed questions necessary, says Eric Deggans. “Given that it was about a long-ago event only unearthed after some serious ethical shortcuts, I’m not sure how a traditional news outlet could have chased this story while remaining fair to Favre and Jennifer Sterger.”

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