ESPN Reporter Taking Heat After Tweet About Panthers’ Fan

UPDATE: ESPN reporter David Newton has apologized to the Panthers’ fan via his Twitter account: 

SEATTLE, W.A. — An ESPN reporter who covers the Panthers is getting called out on social media for a tweet he sent before the Panthers game in Seattle.

ESPN’s David Newton posted the following tweet on his Twitter account after asking permission to take the photo of the fans. It’s the comment about the size of the fan’s jersey that has Panthers’ fans upset.

The fan in the photo responded to the tweet saying how disrespectful Newton’s tweet was and how ESPN could allow an employee to disrespect a fan.