ESPN personality Will Cain is expected to leave his post at the sports network and return to his former home of FOX News. Prior to covering sports, Cain spent five years as a political contributor at the news network. He’s also worked at news outlets such as The National Review and The Blaze.
As the year comes to end I wanted to share how grateful I am for the opportunity to do @WillCainShow every day and how proud I am of what we’ve built at ESPN. In two years time we’ve quadrupled the ratings and cleared markets never before accomplished in this time slot.
— Will Cain (@willcain) December 31, 2019
In his new role, Cain is expected to return as a political contributor. He will do double duty on both FOX News and their streaming service, FOX News. It’s unclear if he will also help out with their radio and podcasting efforts.
Cain landed at ESPN in 2015 During his time there, he hosted his own radio show, appeared on First Take and much more.
It is unclear when he will leave ESPN, but his move reportedly “appears imminent.”