ESPN pulls Robert Lee from covering Virginia football due to name – NY Daily News

An announcer by any other name would announce just as sweet.

In what is sure to be a controversial decision, ESPN has decided to pull college football announcer Robert Lee from covering a Virginia football game this season due to the simple fact his name is Robert Lee, the network announced on Tuesday. Outkick the Coverage’s Clay Travis was the first to report the questionable decision.

Source: ESPN pulls Robert Lee from covering Virginia football due to name – NY Daily News