Auburn, Nebraska, Texas, Ole Miss and Kansas were among the schools that paid coaches at least $20 million to not coach.
"Allison is a massive talent. ESPN's loss is our members' gain," Daily Wire Editor Emeritus Ben Shapiro said.
As Formula 1 seeks to expand its U.S. footprint, here's a rundown of what any new fan should know about the highest-profile racing organization in motorsport.
Williams announced her separation from ESPN in a video posted to Instagram on Friday. Last month, she had said she was looking forward to returning to her job.
Irving's decision to not get vaccinated against COVID-19 has led to the Brooklyn Nets' decision to prohibit him from practicing or playing with the team.
Schefter could reportedly "draw lucrative offers" from Caesars, Front Office Sports said.
According to a recent report, Steele also tested positive for COVID-19 and she was removed from ESPN's programming for the week.
ESPN reporter Adrian Wojnarowski sent the basketball world into a frenzy when he reported the embattled guard would sit out until Philadelphia traded him.
Malika Andrews was tabbed as the host for the show that will replace "The Jump," which Nichols hosted for five years but was canceled by ESPN in August.
Kutcher, who briefly attended the University of Iowa and is a Hawkeyes fan, might be ESPN's celeb pick for Saturday's game in Ames against the rival Cyclones.
"Bishop Sycamore told us they had a number of division one prospects on their roster. To be frank, a lot of that we could not verify," ESPN's commentator said during the game.
The news of the end of Nichols' "The Jump" comes a little more than a month after Taylor left ESPN for NBC Sports.
"There's sad news to break to you. I'm only here for one night," Smith said. "But I do have good news. I've already lasted longer than the new host of Jeopardy!"
Max Kellerman and Stephen A. Smith could be split up five years after the former replaced Skip Bayless as co-host of ESPN's 'First Take'.
The 34-year-old spent seven seasons with the network, but did not announce plans for what she would do next in her career.
The 26-year-old became the youngest broadcaster in history to present the NBA Finals Trophy presentation after ESPN chose her ahead of Nichols.
"I was wrong, period," Smith said. "There is no excuse. This is not ESPN, this is not Disney...this was me.
"I don't think it helps that the No. 1 face, is a dude that needs an interpreter so you can understand what the hell he's saying," ESPN's Stephen A. Smith said.
The young spelling bee champion also has three basketball dribbling Guinness World Records to her name.
The timing of both a "leaked" video of Nichols' remarks and Taylor's new contract could be more calculated than coincidental.
Former President Donald Trump and New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft have denied any involvement in blocking the 2008 Spygate probe involving the NFL team.
Cohen wasted no time in responding to a tweet about "caving to cancel culture."
New York Mets GM Jared Porter sent unsolicited, graphic photos to a female journalist in 2016.
After the Mississippi State Bulldogs defeated the Tulsa Golden Hurricanes in the Armed Forces Bowl, players on both teams began fighting each other, while coaches tried to intervene.
Author Shea Serrano continues to pay it forward by helping out someone in need of some financial help.
During a segment on ESPN's "Monday Night Countdown," McFarland advised players to put their teams first, but people on Twitter are upset that he singled out African-American players when making the remarks.
The player was just named Pac-12 newcomer of the year, prior to his unexpected death from a gunshot wound.