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Keith Olbermann takes shot at Sage Steele after ex-ESPN anchor dishes on 2021 Biden interview

In an interview with Fox News Digital, former ESPN host Sage Steele said her bosses ordered her to go off a ‘script’ during her 2021 interview with President Biden.

Former ESPN broadcaster Keith Olbermann took a swipe at Sage Steele on social media on Wednesday after Steele revealed her 2021 interview with President Biden was "scripted" by network executives.

Olbermann responded to a headline from Awful Announcing on X.

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"Of COURSE it was scripted. If it hadn't have been @sagesteele – the dumbest person I've ever worked with in sports or news – couldn't have gotten through it," Olbermann wrote.

Keith Olbermann speaks onstage at the ESPN portion of the Summer Television Critics Association tour  in Beverly Hills, California, on July 24, 2013. (Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Olbermann pointed to one part of Steele’s interview with Fox News Digital in which she said "every single question was scripted, gone over dozens of times by many editors and executives."

"I mean Jesus, if this happened to you, you'd just assume it WASN'T being done to protect the network from you humiliating it – and yourself?" Olbermann wrote.

Riley Gaines, who had been the target of Olbermann’s ire in the past, defended Steele.

"Sage has the balls that @KeithOlbermann lacks. This picture will be the bane of his existence," Gaines wrote on X.

FORMER ESPN HOST SAYS HER BIDEN INTERVIEW WAS ENTIRELY 'SCRIPTED' BY NETWORK EXECS: 'EVERY SINGLE QUESTION'

In an interview with Fox News Digital, Steele recalled the "structured" nature of the pre-taped interview, so much so that her ESPN bosses handed her a "script" to go off of.

"Sage has the balls that @KeithOlbermann lacks," Riley Gaines wrote in

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