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Bob Costas: Caitlyn Jenner honor is 'crass exploitation play' by ESPN

Bob Costas: Caitlyn Jenner honor is 'crass exploitation play' by ESPN

Sports broadcaster Bob Costas has jumped into the debate over whether Caitlyn Jenner is a deserving recipient for ESPN's "Arthur Ashe Courage Award." Speaking on the Dan Patrick Show on Monday, Costas criticized ESPN's alleged motives behind the decision, saying it was a "crass exploitation play." "It strikes me that awarding the Arthur Ashe award to Caitlyn Jenner is just a crass exploitation play. It’s a tabloid play. In the broad world of sports, I’m pretty sure they could have found — and this is not anything against Caitlyn Jenner — I’m pretty sure they could have found someone who was much closer to actively...

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