Scott Van Pelt Staying With ESPN


Much sought-after free agent Scott Van Pelt will remain with ESPN.

ESPN confirmed to Sports Media Watch Tuesday that Van Pelt has reached a verbal agreement to stay with the network.

The news was initially reported by the unverified Twitter account of James Andrew Miller, co-author of the ESPN book ‘Those Guys Have All the Fun.’

Van Pelt also confirmed that he was staying with ESPN on his verified Twitter account.

There had been rumors that other networks were interested in Van Pelt’s services, including NBC and FOX.

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