ESPN announcer fired after off-air incident with sideline reporter

1/4/11 in Media   |   Scott   |   53721 respect

ESPN announcer Ron Franklin has been fired by the network after refusing to apologize to sideline reporter Jeannine Edwards after making some insulting comments to her at a production meeting.  This is the 2nd time in his career that Franklin had made some comments towards females he works with, the first coming in 2005 on the air with Holly Rowe. 
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