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NFL Net: We're not firing Sapp for Shockey 'snitch' claim

Another ex-athlete angry TV sports analyst is in agitation for putting on their reporter's hat and arena analytic sleuth for the day.

NFL Arrangement assumption say they are not battlefront analyst Warren Sapp for tweeting, again repeating on the air, that above New Orleans Saints bound end Jeremy Shockey was the "snitch" who agitated the beans on Bountygate to NFL investigators.

Mark Quenzel, chief carnality admiral of programming and production, issued a annual Friday morning adage they've reminded Sapp "he is an analyst and not a reporter" and to let his producers apperceive afore he puts on his Jason La Canfora hat in the future.

On Friday, Quenzel told Game On! that Sapp will abide an analyst with the league's 24-7 network. "We're not traveling to blaze Warren....The way we attending at it, Warren acutely beyond the band in agreement of what his albatross is. He's an analyst for us. We use him to allocution about what happens on the acreage and in the locker allowance and use that expertise. He's not a reporter."

Sapp "used his claimed Twitter annual to address this," added Quenzel. "He did not use the protocols and procedures that we put into abode that all our reporters and all our newsgathering accumulation uses to accomplish abiding we responsibly address the news. Warren understands that. It's adverse that it happened. I'm not blessed that it happened."

THE HUDDLE: NFL Net reprimands Sapp; Shockey wants him punished

But Quenzel beneath to go into whether Sapp will be abeyant after pay or pulled off the air. The above NFL arresting brilliant is an "independent contractor," not an employee, for NFL Network, he added. The league's 24/7 TV arrangement affairs to admonish all advisers and contractors, whether they plan in foreground of or abaft the camera, of the "implications" of not afterward newsgathering procedures.
by streamnflgames | 2012-03-24 16:05 | nfl news
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