Skip Bayless is leaving ESPN for Fox Sports

ESPN announced earlier this week that  Skip Bayless would be leaving the network after the NBA finals.  According to Sports Illustrated’s Richard Deitsch , Bayless would be heading for Fox Sports. It’s not yet known what Bayless’s role will be at Fox, but Deitsch  reported that FOX offered him 5.5 Million opposed to the 4 million from ESPN.


On Wenesday April 27, the First Take crew mad an emotional announcement; video below.