ESPN insiders are calling foul on Troy Aikman’s behavior as the cable sports network cans several staffers in a shakeup of the broadcast team.
This week, ESPN announced that Monday Night Football director Jimmy Platt and producer Phil Dean were being replaced by Derek Mobley and Steve Ackels. Still, the switcheroo has caused some hard feelings behind the scenes, according to Awful Announcing.
#ESPN is making changes to its crew for Monday Night Football and CFB broadcasts.
Congrats to @deeemob @SteveAckels Jimmy Platt and Phil Dean! https://t.co/OQ4gl8ymJQ
— Barrett Sports Media (@BSMStaff) March 11, 2023
“It all started week one,” the site reported. “He was dogging the crew and gear on the air when he couldn’t figure his telestrator out. He couldn’t figure it out because he shows up on game day. Didn’t practice. So before halftime, our director had already…