John Sadak makes the move from college football to Sunday NFL broadcasts for Westwood One in 2015. Sadak spent three seasons calling college games for the network from 2012 – 2014, and also serves as a play-by-play announcer for NCAA basketball.
The 2013 national Broadcaster of the Year per Ballpark Digest also serves as the radio and TV play-by-play voice of the New York Yankees’ Triple-A baseball team in Scranton, Pennsylvania and calls a variety of sports on national television for CBS Sports Network.
The New York City native’s announcing background includes college football, men’s basketball and other sports on TV for the ESPN and FOX families of networks along with multiple Final Fours and national championships of various Division I sports for the NCAA. The two-time Delaware Sportscaster of the Year according to the National Sportscasters & Sportswriters Association has called college soccer, baseball, softball, ice hockey, field hockey, lacrosse, volleyball and water polo.
A graduate of Rowan University, Sadak’s work has been honored by the Delaware Press Association, Philadelphia Press Association, New Jersey Associated Press Broadcasters Association, Communicator Awards, Society of Professional Journalists and College Broadcasters Incorporated. He was an inaugural member of the WGLS-FM Hall of Fame at his alma mater.
John Sadak's Posts
BALTIMORE, MD – For the first time since 2001, Army has beaten Navy. The Black Knights got a go-ahead touchdown run from Ahmad Bradshaw in the fourth quarter and held on for a 21-17 win. John Sadak…Read More »
ATLANTA, GA – Eric Berry took an interception back for a defensive two-point conversion as the Kansas City Chiefs stunned the Atlanta Falcons 29-28 on Sunday afternoon. Atlanta had just taken the lead on Matt Ryan’s short touchdown pass to Aldrick Robinson. It was Berry’s second return to the end zone…Read More »
ARLINGTON, TX – Ezekiel Elliott had a pair of touchdown runs and Dak Prescott ran for one and threw for another as the Dallas Cowboys extended their winning streak to 10 games with a 31-26 victory over the Washington Redskins on Thanksgiving. Dallas is 10-1 on the season; Minnesota dropped to…Read More »
BALTIMORE – Joe Flacco connected with Mike Wallace on the longest play in Ravens franchise history as Baltimore defeated the Pittsburgh Steelers 21-14 on Sunday. John Sadak and Mike Mayock called the action on Westwood One.Read More »
HOUSTON, TX – Matthew Stafford had a touchdown pass and Lamar Miller ran for a score as the Houston Texans beat the Detroit Lions 20-13 on Sunday afternoon. Lamar Miller ran for 56 yards and a touchdown in the victory. John Sadak and Ross Tucker called the action on Westwood…Read More »
PHILADELPHIA, PA – That sound you hear is champagne being popped in Miami as it only took seven weeks this season for every NFL team to take a loss after the Philadelphia Eagles defeated the Minnesota Vikings 21-10 on Sunday. With the loss, Minnesota drops to 5-1 and the 1972…Read More »
EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ – Odell Beckham Jr. was quiet early, but showed up in a big way in the second half to help the New York Giants to a 27-23 win over the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday. Beckham had a fumble early and left the game in the first half with…Read More »
CLEVELAND, OH – Tom Brady’s return from suspension went pretty much just as planned as the New England Patriots defeated the Cleveland Browns 33-13 on Sunday. Brady connected with tight end Martellus Bennett for three touchdowns. John Sadak and Mike Mayock called the action on Westwood One.Read More »