Report: Jim Rome Moving TV Show From ESPN To CBS Sports Network
January 6, 2012 at 3:39 PM (PT)
PREMIERE NETWORKS' JIM ROME is moving his television show from ESPN to CBS SPORTS NETWORK, according to a report at THE BIG LEAD. "JIM ROME IS BURNING" has been running for eight years, most recently on ESPN2, and the website's JASON MCINTYRE reports that it will move to the cable network formerly known as CBS COLLEGE SPORTS NETWORK, with ROME taking "an expanded role at the network beyond the show."
In a statement to USA TODAY, ESPN said, "JIM has been a valuable part of the ESPN family for most of the last two decades. We wish him the best of luck in his new endeavor."