ESPN Under Fire Over Disrespectful Patrick Mahomes/Jalen Hurts Graphic After Super Bowl

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ESPN seems to have gone with their latest graphic.

On Sunday, the Kansas City Chiefs defeated the Philadelphia Eagles at the Super Bowl despite the fact that Jalen Hurts outplayed Patrick Mahomes in the game.

During his postgame press conference, an emotional Hurts described his feelings following the team’s heartbreaking loss.

“We came up short. I think the beautiful part about it is everyone experiences different pains, everyone experiences different agonies of life, but you decide if you want to learn from it. You decide if you want that to be a teachable moment. I know I do.”

After the game, ESPN decided to run a disrespectful graphic that showed Mahomes stepping over Hurts the same way Allen Iverson infamously stepped over Ty Lue in the NBA Finals.

Fans and media alike crushed ESPN over the graphic.

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