David Hobbs Upset NBC Lost F1 Broadcast Rights To ESPN’s ‘Inferior Show’

NBC Sports commentator David Hobbs’ broadcasting career essentially is being forcibly ended, as ESPN has secured the rights to air Formula One races starting in 2018. But that’s been a tough pill to swallow.

Hobbs said ahead of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix he’s upset that the switch to ESPN means he won’t get to sign off on his own terms, but he’s more bothered by the reason Liberty Media chose to sign a multi-year deal with the network, according to RACER.

“It’s a bit galling that...

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