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Jenny Taft looks set to leave Undisputed, but stay with Fox under a new deal focused on sideline reporting

It seems like FS1’s Undisputed may have a personnel change ahead. Jenny Taft, who has hosted the Skip Bayless-Shannon Sharpe debate show since original host Joy Taylor’s 2018 exit, looks to be leaving that show for other roles with Fox Sports. Taft has had a couple of notable on-air exchanges with Bayless (including the August one shown above), but Ryan Glasspiegel of The New York Post writes that that’s not what his sources are citing as the reason for this change:
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Jenny Taft expected to leave ‘Undisputed’ with new Fox Sports deal

Jenny Taft is finalizing a new deal to remain with Fox Sports, but eventually exit FS1’s “Undisputed,” The Post has learned. While Taft had two viral moments of friction with Skip Bayless in the past several months — one involving Lincoln Riley, another about Mike McCarthy’s physical fitness and whether that impacts his leadership abilities — a source was adamant that this was not the reason she is leaving the show.
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New York Post

Jenny Taft and ex-Ranger Matt Gilroy expecting baby girl

Jenny Taft is expecting a baby. Reporting from the sidelines of the Big Ten championship game between Iowa and Michigan on Fox Saturday, Jenny Taft, who is also the host of “Undisputed” on FS1, was asked to show her baby bump by play-by-play announcer Gus Johnson. “The All-American girl, folks,...
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saturdaytradition.com

Key to ND-Wisconsin game? FOX analyst Jenny Taft points to TE battle

There are a number of storylines entering Saturday’s Notre Dame vs. Wisconsin showdown. And while one of those is the quarterback battle, FOX analyst Jenny Taft pointed to another position group as being key in the game. Saturday morning, Taft started out discussing the respect shared between Wisconsin QB Graham...
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Minneapolis Star Tribune

Edina's Jenny Taft: From 'FSN Girl' to a big role at Fox Sports 1

From her parents' home in Edina earlier this week, Jenny Taft had perspective. She's grateful to be able to see family and friends over the next few days. She's reflective about a career arc that keeps rising upward. But most of all, like a lot of you, she's excited for...
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Watch: Edina's Jenny Taft gets into heated argument with Skip Bayless

Edina native Jenny Taft called out Skip Bayless on FS1's "Undisputed" Wednesday after Bayless body-shamed Dallas Cowboys head coach Mike McCarthy. “I don’t know if Mike McCarthy’s motivational speech was the most inspiring, but criticizing his appearance — I don’t know if that’s a fair shot for Mike McCarthy, I’m going to leave it at that,” Taft said.