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JoJo Fletcher Celebrates Jordan Rodgers' First Day at ESPN's SEC Network: 'Congrats Bubbi! You Deserve It'

Originally posted 08/23/2016 09:10AM

Jordan Rodgers' first week at SEC Network kicked off Monday, and his fiancée JoJo Fletcher was right there to support him.

Fletcher, 25, took to Instagram to congratulate Rodgers, 27, on his new sports broadcasting gig as a college football studio analyst.

"So proud of this boy right here – Not only is he the most loving, kindhearted and selfless man... But also unbelievably hardworking and driven," she captioned a sweet photo of the two. "Congrats on your first week w/ the SEC Network bubbi! You deserve it."

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John Saunders, Longtime Sports Anchor, Is Dead at 61

Originally posted 08/10/2016 02:15PM

Longtime ESPN personality John Saunders died Wednesday at the age of 61, ESPN confirms.

Anchor Hannah Storm teared up while making the announcement live on SportsCenter, telling viewers: "Our generous and talented and beloved colleague John Saunders has died."

EPSN also released a statement confirming the sad news, although they did not reveal the cause of Saunders' death.

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Filed Under: ESPN, Death, TV News

ESPN Vice President Defends Jordan Rodgers' New Sports Broadcasting Gig: He Was on Our Radar Before The Bachelorette

Originally posted 08/08/2016 10:30AM

Jordan Rodgers' new sports broadcasting gig at ESPN may have raised a few eyebrows – but the network was quick to defend its decision for hiring him.

"Our talent office had Jordan on their radar for some time," ESPN Senior Vice President Stephanie Druley told SportsIllustrated.com of signing Rodgers as a college football studio analyst for ESPN's SEC Network – a hire which some (notably, season villain Chad Johnson) took as the opportunity to imply the Bachelorette winner had ulterior motives for appearing on the reality show.

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LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, Carmelo Anthony and Chris Paul Deliver Powerful Black Lives Matter Opening Speech at ESPYs

Originally posted 07/13/2016 09:25PM

The 2016 ESPY Awards opened with a powerful Black Lives Matter message from four of the biggest names in the NBA.

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Teen Killed While Shielding Three Girls During Shooting to Be Honored With ESPYs' Arthur Ashe Courage Award

Teen Killed While Shielding Three Girls During Shooting to Be Honored With ESPYs' Arthur Ashe Courage Award

Originally posted 07/13/2016 08:00PM

Zaevion Dobson was just 15 years old when he was shot and killed while shielding three friends from random gunfire. Tonight, the high school football star was honored with the Arthur Ashe Courage Award at the ESPYs.

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Get Fit with NFL Star Randy Moss at a Boot Camp in the Caribbean!

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Get Fit with NFL Star Randy Moss at a Boot Camp in the Caribbean

Originally posted 07/12/2016 01:55PM

If you've ever wanted to get your butt kicked by a professional athlete in a paradise-like setting, you are in luck.

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Olympic Silver Medalist Gus Kenworthy on ESPY Nomination and Life After Coming Out

Olympic Silver Medalist Gus Kenworthy on ESPY Nomination and Life After Coming Out

Originally posted 07/11/2016 08:50PM

In October 2015, Olympic freeskier Gus Kenworthy became the first action sports athlete to come out as gay on the cover of ESPN magazine.

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Transgender Duathlete Chris Mosier Poses Nude for ESPN's Body Issue

Originally posted 06/28/2016 04:05PM

Chris Mosier made history in 2015 when he earned a spot on the Team USA sprint duathlon men's team for the 2016 World Championship – becoming the first out transgender athlete to qualify for a U.S. national team.

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Filed Under: ESPN, Sports, Bodywatch
Credit: Richard Phibbs for ESPN The Magazine
See Greg Louganis' Stunning Naked Shot for ESPN Bodies Issue as 56-Year-Old Diver Opens Up About Living with HIV

See Greg Louganis' Stunning Naked Shot for ESPN as 56-Year-Old Diver Opens Up About Living with HIV: 'I'm a Lot Stronger Than I Ever Believed I Was'

Originally posted 06/23/2016 09:00AM

Four-time Olympic gold medalist diver Greg Louganis was diagnosed with HIV at age 28, just six months before competing in the 1988 Olympics.

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Filed Under: ESPN, Sports, Greg Louganis
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ESPN Body Issue Roster Announced – See Who's Included (Hint: Vince Wilfork Is One)

ESPN Body Issue Stars: Dwayne Wade, Conor McGregor, Von Miller and Vince Wilfork Make Lineup

Originally posted 06/21/2016 10:35AM

Get ready for some serious #BodyGoals!

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