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New Additions at ESPN’s The Undefeated

ESPN’s The Undefeated has announced additions to their staff. Lonnae O’Neal will join The Undefeated this month as a senior writer specializing in profile pieces. O’Neal previously held positions as a reporter at The Washington Post and as a contributing editor for Essence magazine. Latoya Peterson will also join The Undefeated this month as deputy editor overseeing digital innovation. She has held positions as deputy editor for Fusion in 2014, senior digital producer for Al Jazeera in 2013, as has served as editor for Racialicious since 2008. Danyel Smith will join The Undefeated as senior culture editor this month. Smith co-founded HRDCVR in 2014, and has served as an editor for Billboard, editor in chief for VIBE, music editor for VIBE, R&B editor for Billboard, and held positions at The New York Times, Spin, San Francisco Bay Guardian, and San Francisco Weekly. For more from The Undefeated, follow on Twitter

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