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
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…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 »
TAMPA, FL – The Denver Broncos outlasted the Tampa Bay Bucs – and an 86-minute weather delay – to improve to 4-0 on the season with a 27-7 win on Sunday. Denver got touchdown passes from Trevor Siemian, who injured his shoulder and did not return, and his backup Paxton…Read More »
INDIANAPOLIS – Andrew Luck found T.Y. Hilton for a late go-ahead touchdown as the Indianapolis Colts defeated the San Diego Chargers 26-22 on Sunday. John Sadak and Mike Mayock called the action on Westwood One.Read More »
PITTSBURGH, PA – Ben Roethlisberger had three touchdown passes as the Pittsburgh Steelers beat their AFC North rivals the Cincinnati Bengals 24-16 on Sunday at rainy Heinz Field. John Sadak and Mike Mayock called the action on Westwood One.Read More »
JACKSONVILLE – Aaron Rodgers threw two touchdown passes and ran for another as the Green Bay Packers defeated the Jacksonville Jaguars 27-23 on Sunday. John Sadak and Jason Taylor called the action on Westwood One.Read More »
INDIANAPOLIS, IN – Top-seeded UConn capped off an undefeated 38-0 season with a convincing 82-51 win over fourth-seeded Syracuse to capture their fourth-straight NCAAW Championship. Husky leader–and projected top pick of the 2016 WNBA Draft–Breanna Stewart scored 24 points, to go along with 10 rebounds, 6 assists, and 2 blocks…Read More »
INDIANAPOLIS – Syracuse’s win over Washington in the national semifinals brought the Orange within one win of their first NCAA championship. Similarly, Connecticut’s win over Oregon State in the semis brought the Huskies within a single victory of their fourth straight national title, an NCAA record. First title, or fourth…Read More »