According to Michael McCarthy of Sporting News, Chris Broussard is finalizing a deal to leave ESPN to join Fox Sports 1.
Jim Nantz has thoughts about all the protests that are happening around the NFL during the national anthem. He shared those thoughts with Phil Simms during a recent Thursday night game, but Simms wasn’t the only person that could hear them.
Skip Bayless spent Wednesday doing what he does every week day: spouting off takes on his FS1 show Undisputed and on Twitter. The subject of the takes was Dez Bryant and the premise was of course outlandish.
Randy Moss is 39 years old and hasn’t played in a NFL game since 2012. Since then, Moss has found a home in NFL studio shows first with FOX and now with ESPN.
Troy Aikman hates Skip Bayless. Aikman’s hate for Bayless goes back years. As far back to when Aikman was the starting quarterback for the Dallas Cowboys and Bayless was covering him at the Dallas Morning News.
Criticism of Colin Kaepernick by Boomer Esiason caused ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith to share a recent encounter he had with a police officer.
ESPN NFL insider Chris Mortensen has been away from the network for the past few months battling Stage IV throat cancer. During this time, Mortensen has been receiving intensive chemotherapy and radiation and on Wednesday he announced some positive news.
The Indianapolis Colts and the Philadelphia Eagles had their dress rehearsal in preseason game No. 3 on Saturday night. The Eagles came away with the 33-23 as both teams had their starting units play the most snaps of the preseason.
Stephen A. Smith initially made a name for himself on the NBA beat where he built impeccable sources. Smith worked his way to almost every NBA circle there was which ultimately led to Smith being the first and maybe only person reporting that LeBron James would leave Cleveland and sign with the Miami Heat.
Longtime ESPN personality John Saunders has passed away according to ESPN. Saunders was a studio host and did play-by-play, but he was best known for hosting The Sports Reporters on Sunday.