Michael Barrett will be sentenced for secretly making nude videos of ESPN reporter Erin Andrews and 16 other women.

On the right, Michael Barrett will be sentenced for secretly making nude videos of ESPN reporter Erin Andrews. He arrives for arraignment at federal court in Los Angeles Friday, Nov. 13, 2009. And on the left, ESPN's Erin Andrews works on the sidelines of the Holiday Bowl NCAA college football game between Nebraska and Arizona Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2009 in San Diego. (AP) (AP Photo)

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An insurance executive who secretly shot nude videos of ESPN reporter Erin Andrews has been sentenced to 2 1/2 years in prison.

Michael Barrett pleaded guilty in December to interstate stalking after prosecutors accused him of shooting the videos through hotel peepholes in three cities. He was sentenced Monday in a federal court in Los Angeles after he made a tearful apology.

Barrett of suburban Chicago agreed to a 27-month prison sentence after pleading guilty.

<P But Andrews called him a sexual predator and angrily argued in court for him to be sentenced for as long as the law allows.

<P Andrews works as a sideline reporter for ESPN's game telecasts.

<P She will also appear on the new season of ABC-TV's "Dancing with the Stars."

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