One of a Kind: What Bill Simmons Departure from ESPN Means for Sports Media
Well hello again my faithful Chirp City compatriots, I have returned from my hiatus to impart wisdom and mostly just opinion on the cold dark…
Alumni Blog: Emily Barker
Written By: Emily Barker | @empbarker Producer/Editor for Arkansas Athletics, SEC Network 2014 Ball State Sports Link Alumni This time last year I was sure…
10 Things Every Ball State Sports Fan Should Do Before Graduating
Aaron Hepp, wide receiver for the Ball State football team and star of the Hepp Cam, gives every Cardinal fan a bucket list of activities to complete before graduating.
Martin Khodabakhshian: Creativity, Storytelling and Relationships
Simple storytelling. Good characters. Very succinct. Creativity. Relationships. Layered stories. A week ago, Sports Link welcomed one of the most creative storytellers in the sports industry:…
How ESPN Created Kentucky, and Why They Really Want Them to Go 40-0
I feel like I’ve heard the entire Kentucky storyline before, back in 2006. Only that time, it was scripted, and I knew how it was going to end. Will Kentucky win the national championship? It doesn’t matter, because it’s not about education, it’s not about basketball, it’s about money.