Mike Greenberg

Jerry Lai-USA Today
Alex Reimer
August 29, 2018 - 9:31 am
Milquetoast Mike Greenberg will enter the podcast arena this fall. The anchor of ESPN’s floundering morning show, “Get Up,” will debut his new podcast in the coming weeks. The show is titled, “I’m Interested,” because Greenberg says “interesting” is his favorite word. The irony is off the charts. “...
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Alex Reimer
August 27, 2018 - 1:25 pm
ESPN will still air its expensive and disastrous morning show, “Get Up,” throughout the fall. But the show will only be sticking around in name only. For all intents and purposes, it’s already been cancelled. When “Get Up” launched in April, it was billed as a three-hour variety morning sports show...
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Alex Reimer
August 22, 2018 - 5:35 pm
ESPN is adding numerous college football and NFL analysts to its struggling marquee morning show in an apparent effort to boost its sagging ratings. Starting Sept. 3, five different football pundits will have hosting stints on “Get Up” throughout the week. The following Monday, Sept. 10, the...
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Alex Reimer
August 07, 2018 - 11:32 am
Mike Greenberg is pulling off one of the greatest magic routines in recent memory. Every morning, he hosts a three-hour talk show on ESPN. And yet, he appears incapable of articulating an actual opinion. When “Get Up” launched in April, one of the primary concerns was whether Greenberg, who spent...
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Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports
Alex Reimer
July 20, 2018 - 2:44 pm
ESPN’s exorbitantly expensive morning show, “Get Up,” continues to struggle mightily in the ratings. With football season approaching, ESPN management is reportedly exploring some dramatic changes. According to the Big Lead's Bobby Burack , higher-ups at the WorldWide Leader are thinking about...
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Alex Reimer
July 06, 2018 - 2:16 pm
ESPN’s “Get Up” talked about almost every notable, and even unremarkable, sports story on the show Friday. Michelle Beadle ripped Kawhi Leonard for his “attitude” and Jalen Rose broke down Grayson Allen’s Summer League squabble with Trae Young. Since this is one of the slower sports times of the...
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Alex Reimer
June 01, 2018 - 2:15 pm
ESPN's leash on its expensive morning show might be shorter than originally anticipated. Executives at the WorldWide Leader are considering major changes to “Get Up” if ratings don’t improve by football season, according to the Sporting News’ Michael McCarthy . The show has failed to gain traction...
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Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports
Alex Reimer
April 20, 2018 - 1:21 pm
ESPN’s new highly priced morning show continues to bleed viewers. “Get Up” closed out its third week Friday and is attracting even fewer people than when it first launched. The debut episode April 3 was a ratings disaster , drawing 283,000 eyeballs. That number was down significantly from the...
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USA Today Sports
Alex Reimer
April 04, 2018 - 8:47 am
There is no positive spin to the ratings for ESPN’s new highly priced morning show, “Get Up.” The program averaged 283,000 viewers for its debut Monday, down significantly from the standard version of “SportsCenter” that aired in its time slot one year ago. And the news gets worse once you dig...
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Alex Reimer
April 02, 2018 - 9:10 am
It took roughly 20 minutes for ESPN’s new morning monstrosity to produce its first cringeworthy moment. “Get Up” made its highly anticipated debut Monday, complete with a sleek Times Square studio and plenty of fake laughter. Hosts Mike Greenberg, Michelle Beadle and Jalen Rose are getting paid an...
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