Breaking: ESPN drops a HUGE bomb!

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According to a report from Sports Illustrated’s Richard Deitsch, ESPN president John Skipper has resigned from his position due to his ongoing struggle with drugs and alcohol.

"Today I have resigned from my duties as President of ESPN," Skipper said in a statement. "I have had a wonderful career at the Walt Disney Company and am grateful for the many opportunities and friendships. I owe a debt to many, but most profoundly Michael Lynton, George Bodenheimer and Bob Iger.”

The 61-year-old Skipper joined ESPN in 1997 as senior vice president and general manager of ESPN The Magazine. He was named president on Jan. 1, 2012.