Adam Schefter Reacts To Departure Of Longtime SportsCenter Host
Linda Cohn, a longtime SportsCenter host, is leaving ESPN after 28 years.
Adam Schefter, an ESPN insider, reacted to the news on Twitter.
Schefter called Cohn a “trailblazer” and “pioneer” in the sports media industry.
He also thanked her for being a mentor to him and other ESPN employees.
Cohn was one of the first female anchors on SportsCenter when she joined the network in 1992.
She has hosted more than 5,000 episodes of the show.
Cohn will continue to work with ESPN on a freelance basis.
Schefter’s tweet received a lot of attention from fans and colleagues.
Many people praised Cohn for her contributions to sports media.
Some also expressed disappointment that she is leaving ESPN.