Rick Reilly

Sports writer Rick Reilly is shown prior to the start of Super Bowl XLVIII between the Denver Broncos and the Seattle Seahawks at MetLife Stadium on February 2, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Rick Reilly Likens Kaymer’s U.S. Open Dominance to Nazi Occupation of Poland

In an unfortunate tweet, longtime sports columnist Rick Reilly compares golfer Martin Kaymer’s dominance through two rounds of the U.S. Open to that of Nazi Germany over Poland during World War II in 1939.


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Blackfeet Elder Says Rick Reilly Misquoted Him on Redskins Name

ESPN.com columnist Rick Reilly has just lost major momentum in his fight to reverse directions on the Redskins name dialogue. The star witness of his piece in support of the name Redskins – his father-in-law – says Reilly misquoted him, adding the name is, “inappropriate, damaging and racist.”