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Firing took WEEI’s Jason Wolfe by surprise

To an outside observer, Jason Wolfe’s departure from WEEI and its parent company Entercom had appeared inevitable for a while.

Ratings, once enormous and seemingly unassailable in this sports-mad market, dipped and eventually collapsed, at least in comparison with sports radio competitor 98.5 The Sports Hub, which has finished first in the last three three-month (fall, winter, spring) Arbitron rating periods.

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