Using social media and live blogs to cover sports

Learn how community newspaper sportswriters can improve their coverage and better engage their readers by using social media while covering sports.

By Richard Durrett

Richard Durrett, a reporter with ESPN radio and a former sportswriter at the Dallas Morning News, died unexpectedly at age 38 of a brain aneurism in 2014. Richard was one of the best-respected sports journalists in Dallas-Fort Worth and left behind many fans who appreciated his brand of balanced and complete sports journalism. He graduated from TCU.