SportsDirect Inc. (est. 2004), now a division of Gracenote Sports, is searching for Freelance Sports Writers to write engaging content for game previews, game run-throughs, season sneak peeks, point of view pieces, blogs, concise news stories and feature articles.
Writers must be familiar with professional and college sports and have the experience to write knowledgeably about sports using AP or CP style.
SportsDirect Inc. is seeking writers to fulfill these positions:
GAMING EDGE WRITERS: write insightful, engaging articles aimed at sports wagerers, poolies, and fantasy league players. This section especially needs game analysis articles, picks pieces, and interview-driven feature articles.
SPORTS NEWS FEED CONTENT EDITORS: update and energize the site’s news feed with viral or emerging news briefs during the day and evening. Editors must know how to extract news online from sports websites and compose error-free copy daily.
PREVIEW AND RECAP WRITERS: contribute insightful game previews and recaps for the four major professional sports, alongside college football and basketball recaps. Writers must have general or specific knowledge in one or more sports.
These freelance positions allow writers to work from home.
Compensation: SportsDirect Inc. pays competitive rates and distributes articles across numerous high-profile sports sites.