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Look: ESPN Denies On-Air Beef Between Analysts

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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - FEBRUARY 05: A view of the logo during ESPN The Party on February 5, 2016 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Mike Windle/Getty Images for ESPN)

ESPN has denied an apparent on-air beef between analysts on Saturday night. 

On Saturday, ESPN college football analysts Peter Burns and Benjamin Watson appeared to get into it on the air, with Burns making a joke about Watson's wife. 

Burns made a comment on Watson's suit being too light. 

“As long as I get a text from my wife that says I look good (that’s all I care about)," Watson replied.

“It’s not the [text] she sent me,” joked Burns in response.

While the beef appeared real on the air, it's been denied by ESPN.

“Entire thing was a performance bit. Benjamin 100% deserves an Emmy nomination,” Amanda Brooks, ESPN Director, College Football & SEC Network, wrote in part to Outkick.

Watson, meanwhile, took to social media to address what happened.

You be the judge - bit or real beef?