John Sadak is back in 2017 for a third season calling NFL games on Westwood One. 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 – Connor Barth’s 40-yard field goal in overtime gave the Chicago Bears a 27-24 win over the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday afternoon. John Sadak and Ross Tucker called the action on Westwood One. Read More »
DETROIT, MI – Cam Newton turned around a tumultuous week with three touchdown passes as the Carolina Panthers defeated the Detroit Lions 27-24 on Sunday. Newton was widely criticized after laughing at a female reporter’s question on Wednesday, then released an apology video late on Thursday. On Sunday, with the… Read More »
HOUSTON, TX – DeShaun Watson threw for four touchdowns and ran for another as the Houston Texans defeated the Tennessee Titans 57-14 on Sunday afternoon. John Sadak and Mike Mayock called the action on Westwood One. Read More »
FOXBORO, MA – Tom Brady threw five touchdown passes – including the go-ahead score to Brandin Cooks with :23 left in the fourth quarter – as the New England Patriots rallied to defeat the Houston Texans 36-33 on Sunday. John Sadak and Al Groh called the action on Westwood One. Read More »
INDIANAPOLIS – Phil Dawson missed a game-winning field goal attempt in regulation, but didn’t make the same mistake twice as the veteran kicker nailed a 30-yarder in overtime to give the Arizona Cardinals a 16-13 win over the Indianapolis Colts. John Sadak and Ross Tucker called the action on Westwood… Read More »
CLEVELAND, OH – Ben Roethlisberger and Jesse James connected for a pair of scores as the Pittsburgh Steelers defeated the Cleveland Browns 21-18 on Sunday afternoon. John Sadak and Ben Leber called the action on Westwood One. Read More »
DALLAS, TX – Mississippi State may have won the game of the tournament when they knocked off Connecticut in overtime in the semifinals, but even a win like that doesn’t guarantee the fairy tale ending. The Bulldogs found that out the hard way as South Carolina led them practically wire… Read More »
DALLAS, TX – For the first time ever, the SEC will crown a Women’s National Champion that is not the Tennessee Volunteers, as conference rivals–top-seeded South Carolina and second-seeded Mississippi State–will square off for the third and final time this season. The Gamecocks won the first two contests between the pair–which included… Read More »