Anthony Federico, the ESPN editor fired yesterday for his unfortunate use of the phrase "Chink in the Armor" in a headline about Jeremy Lin, has explained himself to the the New York Daily News. Federico said he meant no disrespect and was "devastated" once it dawned on him what he had done. The headline had appeared on ESPN's mobile site at 2:30 a.m. (EST) Saturday and wasn't removed until more than 30 minutes later.
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