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ESPN's John Clayton Denies Ever Having A Ponytail

One of the running bits on The Dan Patrick Show is ESPN’s John Clayton has a ponytail.

(Google “John Clayton ponytail.” You’re welcome.)

Clayton finally responded to the allegations on Brock and Salk in Seattle (710 AM ESPN) and points the finger at Dan Patrick for starting the rumor.

I’m still not buying it.

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Sportsman Channel Recruits Senior Vice President/Creative Director

The Sportsman Channel – All Fishing. All Hunting. All the time. – taps Michael Magnotta as its new senior vice president/creative director. He departs Versus, following his former boss Gavin Harvey who is Sportsman’s CEO.

Harvey had some nice things to say about his once and future charge:

“Michael brings tremendous experience, insight and creativity to Sportsman. He is one of cable TV’s most accomplished creative executives, winning dozens of industry awards for outstanding work ranging from tune — in promos to show opens to network rebrands. Michael was an invaluable leader during the extensive and complex process of repositioning, renaming, and rebranding Outdoor Life Network (OLN) to VERSUS. He will make a powerful contribution to our position as the category leader.”

Before jumping into the sports world, Magnotta served as the creative director at Bravo and the Independent Film Channel.