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Ray Rice news conference was a media disaster
Ray Rice news conference was a media disaster

UPDATES AT END... Ray Rice’s Friday news conference was one of those media events I wanted to give myself some time to think about. Now that I’ve thought about it for almost 24 hours, I can say without reservation it is one of the worst media PR disasters I have ever seen. And that perhaps says as much about the Ravens and Rice’s apparent legion of advisers and handlers as it does the troubled running back himself. It violated almost every rule of how to use a news conference to try to redeem a badly damaged image. Start with the obvious:  Rice apologizing publicly to all sorts of people for what happened in that New Jersey casino, but not his wife, Janay,...

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