ESPN college football announcer Mark Jones will not be calling any Washington football games this fall as a result of a critical tweet he made regarding the Huskies.
More details on that decision can be seen here.
The Mercury News has since revealed an email an ESPN executive sent to Jones regarding his tweet.
“Childish behavior that is unacceptable,” an ESPN executive wrote to UW athletic director Jen Cohen in an email obtained by the Hotline via a public records request.
Nick Dawson, ESPN’s vice president for programming and acquisitions, also told Cohen that “we will also ensure that Mark is not assigned to any further Washington games.”
Dawson did not specify how long the ban would be in place.
This was the tweet, for what it's worth: