ESPN Host Bob Ley Retires After Nearly 40 Years With the Network

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It is nearly impossible to imagine an ESPN without Bob Ley. His first day of work was on the network's first weekend, in 1979, and he was the face of many of its most important broadcasts. But starting next week, ESPN will have to learn how to do without the ...

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Bob Ley was ESPN's conscience. So what's next for him — and the sports media giant — after 40 years?

1 year ago by Chicago Tribune

Norby Williamson, ESPN's executive editor and executive vice president of event and studio production, said in a statement: "While Bob Ley's departure from 'Outside the Lines' ends an important era for the show, we are excited for what lies ahead.”.

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Bob Ley was ESPN's conscience. So what's next for him — and the sports media giant — after 40 years?
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Longtime anchor Bob Ley retires from ESPN

1 year ago by Boston.com

Bob Ley, an ESPN original and paragon of sports journalism on television, announced his retirement Wednesday after 40 years at the network. Ley, a “SportsCenter' anchor during the program's '80s rise to cultural prominence, but best known as the host of ...

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Recordando cuando Bob Ley apoyó a Sergio Dipp en ESPN

1 year ago by Multimedios

Bob Ley, anunció su retiro de ESPN, tras 40 años en el Líder Mundial de Deportes. Ley es uno de los conductores originales en SportsCenter cuando se fundó el canal en septiembre de 1979. En la sección de USA Today, For the Win, destacaron los ...

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ESPN anchor Bob Ley retires after 40 years with the network

1 year ago by Los Angeles Times

Bob Ley, an anchor at ESPN since the network's launch 40 years ago, has announced his retirement. Ley was ESPN's longest-tenured anchor, joining “SportsCenter” on the channel's third day of operation on Sept. 9, 1979. He hosted “Outside the Lines,” an ...

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ESPN anchor Bob Ley retires after 40 years with the network
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Bob Ley Salary: How Much Will ESPN Anchor Make Before Retirement?

1 year ago by Heavy.com

Bob Ley announced Wednesday that he is retiring from ESPN at the end of the month. The 40-year sports anchor took a six-month sabbatical starting last fall, but publicly revealed on social media that he is ready to wrap up his time as the longest-tenured ...

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'Outside The Lines' Host Bob Ley Retires After 40 Years At ESPN

1 year ago by Deadline

After a 40-year career at ESPN, Bob Ley has announced his retirement from the network. Ley, ESPN's longest-tenured anchor, announced in September 2018 that he would be taking a six-month sabbatical as host of Outside the Lines. In May, he said he was ...

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'Outside The Lines' Host Bob Ley Retires After 40 Years At ESPN
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6 memorable Bob Ley moments as the ESPN legend announces his retirement

1 year ago by For The Win

Bob Ley announced on Wednesday that he will finish his incredible 40-year career at ESPN, retiring at the end of June after he took a six-month sabbatical that began last October. There is so much to say about Ley, who was one of the original SportsCenter ...

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Bob Ley, presentador del programa 'Outside the Lines', anuncia su ...

1 year ago by Marca Claro USA

Bob Ley, mítico presentador del programa 'Outside the Lines' de ESPN, ha anunciado esta mañana a través de sus redes sociales su decisión de poner punto y final a su etapa como trabajador de dicho medio. Too many folks to thank individually, right now, ...

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Bob Ley retires after 40 years as ESPN anchor

1 year ago by ESPN

Bob Ley, after a 40-year career at ESPN, announced his retirement from the network Wednesday. Ley, who had taken a leave of absence in October, said in a statement that he will be retiring at the end of this month. He was ESPN's longest-tenured anchor.

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Bob Ley retires after 40 years as ESPN anchor
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'Outside the Lines' host Bob Ley announces retirement from ESPN after 40-year run

1 year ago by USA TODAY

Bob Ley, an iconic sports broadcaster who was the longest-tenured employee at ESPN, announced Wednesday that he is retiring from the company after nearly 40 years. The "Outside the Lines" host had been on a sabbatical for the past 10 months.

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Sports anchor Bob Ley retires after 40 years at ESPN

1 year ago by CNN

New York (CNN Business) Bob Ley, the longest-tenured anchor at ESPN and a journalistic legend, says he is retiring at the end of this month. "To be clear, this is entirely my decision," Ley said, fending off inevitable speculation about his dealings with ESPN.

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Bob Ley retires from ESPN

1 year ago by New York Post

Bob Ley's break from ESPN will be permanent. Ley, an institution at the network, announced on Wednesday morning that he would be retiring from ESPN. “Across 40 years I have enjoyed a professional journey unimaginable when I joined ESPN in 1979.

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Bob Ley, ESPN's longest-tenured anchor, announces his retirement

1 year ago by cleveland.com

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Longtime ESPN anchor Bob Ley is calling it career. Ley, who arrived at the fledging sports network just three days after it launched in 1979, announced he is retiring at the end of the month, saying “it's time for a change.” "To be clear, this ...

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Bob Ley Retiring After 40 Years With ESPN

1 year ago by Hollywood Reporter

Bob Ley, one of ESPN's original on-air hosts and the longest-tenured anchor in the channel's history, is retiring after 40 years with the company. Ley has been off the air since September, when he announced he would be taking a six month sabbatical.

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Bob Ley Retiring After 40 Years With ESPN
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Bob Ley is retiring from ESPN

1 year ago by New York Daily News

Chris Berman called Ley the “conscience” of ESPN last year. Now, the most powerful entity in sports media is losing its conscience. Who replaces him, if anyone even can, will tell us a lot about what the network will look like under new president Jimmy Pitaro.

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Bob Ley se retira tras 40 años como presentador de ESPN

1 year ago by ESPN

Después de una carrera de 40 años en ESPN, el comentarista Bob Ley anunció su retiro de la cadena de televisión estadounidense el miércoles. Ley, quien había tomado una licencia de ausencia de ESPN en octubre, dijo en un comunicado que se retirará ...

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Bob Ley se retira tras 40 años como presentador de ESPN