Sports Illustrated AI Debacle Exposed

– Sports Illustrated published AI-generated articles unknowingly.

– AI mimicked established sports writing conventions seamlessly.

– AI-generated content included fake author names and bios.

– Magazine deleted articles after Futurism's report.

– The Arena Group, SI's owner, blamed a third-party company.

– SI's struggles under The Arena Group were well-documented.

– Other sports sites, like Deadspin, also use AI.

– Fox and Amazon reporter Charissa Thompson admitted making up stories.

– Thompson's deception raises questions about sports reporting quality.

– The AI controversy highlights challenges in the journalism profession.