The long-term sports journalist is joining Kickoff's games division.

We are more than happy to invite Rachel Nichols to the Kickoff Ball family,

said Brian Dailey, Kickoff's senior VP of content. "Rachel has unmatched editorial believability

A video recording of Maria Taylor, supposedly granted the job ensured to Nichols under the agreement, surfaced.

The arrival of the video has powered inside objections and divisions inside the games media monster.

Nichols tends to the fight and its reasons interestingly.

Keeping a video line open at ESPN's Bristol, City base camp. The line was communicated for a few hours,

One individual just chosen to simply relax and take it all in and begin keeping an eye on me, similar to I'm their own network show," Nichols said.