ESPN Is Producing A "Boston Sports Fan" Comedy Series For ABC

Bill Callahan

Photo: deadline.com

Despite failing in its previous scripted programming attempts, ESPN is back in the television production game.The worldwide leader has sold a scripted “Boston sports fan comedy” from former Scrubs executive producer Bill Callahan to ABC, according to deadline.com.

The project is described as “a look at the relationship between four longtime guy friends, still living in their hometown outside of Boston, who gather once a week to watch one of their beloved teams play.”

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