ESPN Names New Editor In Chief For ESPN Dot Com Rob King Formerly Of Philadelphia Inquirer

SOMEONE’S SUGGESTION BOX IS ABOUT TO BE STUFFED: SPORTS BUSINESS DAILY reports today ESPN has named Rob King Editor-In-Chief of ESPN.com.

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King is a former sports editor at the PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER who joined ESPN in 2004 and had most recently been overseeing NBA coverage on ESPNews.

He reportedly beat out Kevin Jackson and Patrick Stiegman for the job, who had both been VP & Executive Editor for the site.

The first contribution to King’s suggestion box:

ESPN Suggestion Box