Some big changes may be ahead for ESPN Radio. In particular, it looks like afternoon host Will Cain (seen at center above on First Take last April defending Kate Smith) is exiting for Fox News, and that Dan Le Batard may be taken off the radio lineup as well. The particular news of those moves came from Andrew Marchand of The New York Post Monday, but it’s notable that Michael McCarthy of Front Office Sports tweeted on April 10 that Cain “could be on the move from ESPN; possibly to Fox News. ” Here’s more from Marchand’s piece:
ESPN Radio is in the process of what could be a complete transformation that may impact every part of its schedule and eventually lead to Dan Le Batard no longer being on the network and the potential return of Mike Greenberg to radio, The Post has learned.
While these plans may play out over the next year-plus, the departure of afternoon host Will Cain from ESPN Radio appears imminent. He is soon expected to sign a contract with Fox News and Fox Nation, according to sources.
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