This is terrible news.
Jaws isn’t leaving ESPN, but even though he was becoming a bit bland in the Monday Night Football booth at least I knew he was doing some film study and breaking down games.
They needed Jaws, I feel a Gruden and Tirco will be awful, mainly because now Gruden will talk even more. I will continue to watch on mute.
Ron Jaworski has signed a five-year extension with ESPN for a new, expanded multiplatform NFL analyst role that includes appearances on Sunday NFL Countdown, Monday Night Countdown, NFL Matchup, NFL-branded specials, Mike & Mike in the Morning, Pardon the Interruption, and other platforms and shows throughout the year. Also, ESPN’s Monday Night Football will have a new two-person commentator team for the first time during the 2012 NFL season with Mike Tirico and analyst Jon Gruden.