Robert Griffin III is near signing a expertise contract with ESPN as a college football analyst, sources inform OutKick.
Griffin nonetheless desires to play soccer and stays hopeful that he can return to the NFL. However for now, it seems he’ll transfer to a broadcasting function till then. It stays potential that an NFL group might name Griffin earlier than the beginning of the NFL season.
ESPN might ultimately use Griffin as an NFL analyst as properly.
OutKick reported in June that each ESPN and Fox Sports activities had curiosity in signing Griffin after he accomplished auditions at each networks.
Fox Sports activities additionally made a proposal to Griffin.
Griffin’s broadcasting agent Mark Lepselter declined to remark. When reached, ESPN additionally declined to touch upon the information.
Griffin stepped into broadcasting throughout the NFL Draft as an analyst on Bleacher Report’s draft night time protection with Adam Lefkoe, Connor Rogers, Aqib Talib, and Reggie Wayne.
ESPN awaits RGIII’s arrival. They’ve been ready: