Fellow comrade-in-arms, Paul Daugherty of the Cincinnati Enquirer and SI.com, was blasted by Marvin Lewis during his weekly press conference today.
"He" was never identified, but consideing Lewis's contentious relationship with the local media during his entire stint in Cincinnati, - could 'he' really be anyone else?
Is there anything you would like to say to the fans to get the attendance back up?
ML: “I can’t change people’s minds about things. You know what I mean? Someone has done a very good job of driving them away from here. And he’s been very wrong.”
You said earlier that ‘he's’ doing a good job of driving fans away. Who do you mean by ‘he’?
ML: “I said he did. So that's all I said. Nope, no clarification.”
You can find the entire transcript here.
Considering this incident - we also can't forget Enquirer reporter Dustin Dow - who was unfairly berated by Lewis in 2008 immediately following his article profiling Who Dey Revolution.