"We have decided to part ways with Hank Williams, Jr. We appreciate his contributions over the past years," the company said in a statement. "The success of Monday Night Football has always been about the games and that will continue."
"I have always been very passionate about Politics and Sports and this time it got the Best or Worst of me," he wrote.
"The thought of the Leaders of both Parties Jukin and High Fiven on a Golf course, while so many families are struggling to get by simply made me boil over and make a dumb statement and I am very Sorry if it Offended anyone. I would like to Thank all my supporters. This was Not written by some Publicist," Williams, Jr. stated.
"AFTER ESPN SUSPENDS HANK JR. FOR ONE-WEEK, HANK JR. DECIDES TO PULL HIS SONG FROM BEING USED ON ESPN FOR REMAINDER OF SEASON!"
“After reading hundreds of e-mails, I have made MY decision. By pulling my opening Oct 3rd, You (ESPN) stepped on the Toes of The First Amendment Freedom of Speech, so therefore Me, My Song, and All My Rowdy Friends are OUT OF HERE. It’s been a great run.”
"(It) would be like Hitler playing golf with Netanyahu. Not hardly. In the shape this country is in?"
"I'm glad you don't brother, because a lot of people do”, Williams Jr. replied. They're the enemy... Obama! And Biden! Are you kidding? The Three Stooges," he stated.