“I have come to the decision that it’s time to leave ESPN,” she said in a statement.
The ESPN college football reporter died on Christmas Eve at age 34.
The sports journalist covered college football.
Ball made the comment to “First Take” host Molly Qerim Rose.
Hill said goodbye to ESPN in September.
Hill recently left ESPN after 12 years with the company.
Hill and the network agreed to an “amicable” contract buyout.