ESPN Body Issue: Promoting Fitness or Subscription Sales?

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The ESPN Body Issue is officially on sale.

And while folks all over the country are busy ogling Miesha Tate nude and other star athletes in their birthday suits, critics are left to roll their eyes and wonder:

Is such an edition of the magazine really in the name of good health and fitness?

Agnieszka Radwanska Nude
Colin Kaepernick Nude

Or is ESPN just looking to increase sales via provocative images?

The issue, after all, originated as a response to the decline in advertising spending that resulted from the financial crisis of 2007–2010.

Take a moment to stop ogling and vote now: The ESPN Body Issue is...