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ESPN Will Not Have Any Players Mic'd Up For Tonight's MNF Game

A general view of the Pittsburgh Steelers stadium.

PITTSBURGH, PA - SEPTEMBER 7: A general view during the game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Cleveland Browns at Heinz Field on September 7, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

A familiar feature will be missing from ESPN's Monday Night Football broadcast tonight. No players will be mic'd up.

This news comes one week after a clip of New York Jets quarterback Sam Darnold admitting he was "seeing ghosts" was played during the Jets' 33-0 loss to the New England Patriots. The Jets were unhappy their quarterback's comment was broadcast to the national television audience.

John Ourand of Sports Business Journal reported the news of "Mic'd Up" not being used tonight. According to the Worldwide Leader, this is not a permanent decision.

Surely, ESPN does not want the feature scrapped altogether. It seems like both teams had reservations about the microphone being placed on one of their players.

Steelers-Dolphins will kick off at 8:15 p.m. ET from Heinz Field in Pittsburgh. ESPN has the action.

The Steelers (2-4) will look to keep themselves afloat in the AFC playoff race, while the Dolphins (0-6) are looking for their first win of the season.