A longtime ESPN reporter will not be on the sidelines for college football games this season after choosing not to receive the COVID vaccine.
Allison Williams — who covers college basketball and college football — announced on Twitter that she will not be getting vaccinated as she and her husband try for their second child.
This will be the first fall in the last 15 years I won’t be on the sidelines for College Football.
My heart hurts posting this but I’m at peace with my decision. pic.twitter.com/np5V3gdrfW
— Allison Williams (@AllisonW_Sports) September 9, 2021
On Thursday, Williams posted a statement on the social media platform breaking the news:
While my work is incredibly important to me, the most important role I have is as a mother. Throughout our family planning with our doctor, as well as a fertility specialist, I have decided not to receive the COVID-19 vaccine at this time while my husband and I try for our second child. This was