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ESPN's Skipper Hits Back At PBS Producer Over "League Of Denial" Comments
Published May 23, 2014
OTHER TOPICS: Skipper said of discussions he has held with NBC about allowing Dan Patrick to host "SportsCenter" with Keith Olbermann: "It's a nascent plan. ... We do not have any agreements. We do not have anything to announce. I don't have a quid pro quo deal with NBC. Dan hasn't expressed any interest in coming back." Skipper, on SEC Network negotiations with DirecTV: "We're in the ordinary course of our discussions with DirecTV. We believe we have outstanding prospects for getting an SEC Network deal done with DirecTV prior to launch."