ESPN Prez: We're Not Going To Show National Anthem On Monday Night Football

Interesting. So the MNF broadcast won't be associated with the militarism of the NFL-- but players protesting police violence won't have access to one of the largest potential audience. Win/lose? Via USAToday:

New ESPN president Jimmy Pitaro told reporters Friday that the network does not plan to televise the national anthem as part of its Monday Night Football broadcasts this season.

Pitaro, who was hired March 5 following the abrupt departure of John Skipper, told reporters at a media...

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