Erin Andrews leaving ESPN

Erin Andrews attends the 45th annual CMA Awards at the Bridgestone Arena on Nov. 9, 2011, in Nashville, Tenn. Michael Loccisano/Getty Images

(AP) NEW YORK - Erin Andrews is leaving ESPN.

The network released a statement saying the reporter "did great work for us and we made an aggressive offer to keep her. We wish her the best on her next chapter."

A favorite among fans, Andrews covered numerous sports for the network since 2004, often as a sideline reporter for college football and basketball.

SI.com has reported that she is being pursued by Fox Sports.

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