The last time Teddy Atlas worked ringside it got a little uncomfortable for his co-workers.
It seemed the better fight was between Teddy and them as opposed to in the ring. ESPN didn’t want a repeat of that during the highly anticipated Rigo vs. Lomachenko fight, so they took him off the broadcast.
Teddy Atlas will not be part of the broadcast team for this weekend's #LomachenkoRigondeaux fight on ESPN. Atlas An ESPN official confirmed the decision in a statement to @YahooSports. Atlas will contribute a feature to the show.
— Chris Mannix (@ChrisMannixYS) December 6, 2017
Teddy hasn’t been fired and he will give his thoughts on the fight on other ESPN platforms.