Michelle Beadle Fired from ESPN and Forced to Leave the Company after Internal Feud with Network
Michelle Beadle has been fired from ESPN, and is being forced to leave the company, after an internal feud according to new reports. She was a mainstay name with the network known for her appearances on NBA Countdown and halftime shows. Her current salary was allegedly around $5 million a year. She will be replaced by Maria Taylor on the NBA countdown show according to reports.
No details have been released on what led to her and ESPN deciding to part ways. It came as a surprise to most media outlets. There have been rumors swirling about ESPN cutting more and more jobs, so this may have been a plan in the making for awhile, behind the scenes. It will be interesting to see, if she gets a job with Fox Sports, since they always seem to pick up the employees fired from ESPN.