Going Off The Grid: Panelists Discuss Athletes As Broadcasters, ESPN's OTT Service
"Going Off The Grid" is a weekly survey of sports execs and personalities offering their thoughts on a handful of pressing (and trivial) issues in sports and pop culture. This week, our experts chime in on fantasy football and tell us whether they're buying or selling Disney's soon-to-debut ESPN OTT platform.
- NHL Senior VP/Technology Grant Nodine
– Interested in gadgets, gizmos and personal technology.
- Coca-Cola VP/Connections Planning Katie Baillie Miller
– Will be watching the Primetime Emmys on Sunday.
- MLS/SUM VP Eric Krasnoo
– Monitors how technology changes day-to-day interactions
- Pac-12 CFO Laura Hazlett
– Is interested in fidget spinners.
|Going Off The Grid|
|Your favorite thing about autumn||What is your favorite tailgate food?||Athlete you want to see as a broadcaster||J.J. Watt's fundraising effort in one word||Buying or selling Disney's ESPN OTT service?|
|Hockey season of course, and Thanksgiving||Freshly smoked pork shoulder, shredded, on a fresh-baked Portuguese roll||Darren Sproles||Stratospheric||Selling|
|College football, weekends with friends and family||Buffalo wings||Matt Ryan||Inspirational||Need to learn more|
|The leaves turning (I'm a New Englander)||BBQ ribs||Jozy Altidore||Heartwarming||Buying|
|The start of college basketball||Anything with guacamole||We have Bill Walton - who else would you want?||Inspirational||Buying