Times are tough right now for ESPN. 

With the pandemic shutting down the sports world,  money is tight for the mothership. 

Their flagship NFL broadcast now might need to scale back on what it will pay it’s on air talent.  

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ESPN is looking for cheaper alternatives including Louis Riddick, Dan Orlosky and fan-favorite Pat McAfee.

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