Revolving Door Newsletter: 10.23.07
Stars Trade Spots at SI and ESPN
October 23, 2007
Like Yankees pitchers Mike Kekich
and Fritz Peterson
-- who famously swapped wives, and lives, in 1973 -- Dan Patrick
and Rick Reilly
have swapped their sports media existences. Patrick, who rose to fame
at ESPN as a SportsCenter
anchor, signed a deal with Sports Illustrated last week
as a columnist and senior writer. The other shoe dropped a day later, when Rick Reilly
's star back-page columnist -- announced he was leaving for ESPN, where he will no doubt become a TV "personality." ESPN and SI
remain one of only two rivalries in the magazine business (the other being EsquireEsquire<...
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