It's Darren Rovell's first day back at ESPN, and he started it with an Twitter interview with Those Guys Have All The Fun author Jim Miller.
In their back-and-forth, Miller said he heard that ESPN doubled Rovell's salary at CNBC. Rovell didn't exactly deny it:
And for those of who subscribed to the (hopeful) theory that it was Twitter that made Rovell a little manic, he had this to say:
@.ESPNBook I’m the same person I am in life as I am on Twitter. It’s not an act. It doesn’t serve me or ESPN to change that— darren rovell (@darrenrovell) August 6, 2012
The entire interview is down below. Rovell is often one step away from the "I'll just take it one day at a time" boilerplate that you'd hear from the athletes he covers: