Tom McCarthy is entering his fifth season as a play-by-play announcer for coverage of select Sunday afternoon NFL games after previously calling college basketball and football on Westwood One in 2008 and 2009.
Tom currently does basketball and football play-by-play for CBS Sports Network, and will join CBS Sports for select NFL broadcasts for a second season in 2015. He is also the television play-by-play voice for the Philadelphia Phillies. He spent the 2006-2007 seasons as a radio broadcaster with the New York Mets before joining the Phillies. McCarthy spent six seasons with the Trenton Thunder, the former double-A affiliate of the Boston Red Sox, doing play-by-play on radio and television for CN8. He has also worked as the radio voice of the Saint Joseph’s University men’s basketball, Rutgers University football and Princeton University football and men’s basketball.
Tom McCarthy's Posts
LOS ANGELES, CA – Third-seeded Michigan used a pair of second-half runs to build double-digit leads over ninth-seeded Florida State, but the Seminoles just would not go away. Finally, though, a pair of Duncan Robinson free throws… Read More »
ATLANTA, GA – With the South Regional squarely up for grabs at the beginning of the night, the basketball at Philips Arena surely did not disappoint on Thursday night. In the night’s first game, the 11th-seeded Loyola-Chicago Ramblers continued to roll on with a 69-68 win over 7th-seeded Nevada. Then,… Read More »
LOS ANGELES, CA – The year of the upset is a 50-50 proposition at the West Regional Semifinals as three and four seeds Michigan and Gonzaga held serve and reached the Sweet 16, but they won’t be greeted by the region’s top two seeds on Thursday night. Texas A&M took… Read More »
PITTSBURGH, PA – Leonard Fournette had three touchdown runs as the Jacksonville Jaguars defeated the Pittsburgh Steelers 45-42 to advance to the AFC Championship Game for the first time since the 1999 season. Tom McCarthy and Ross Tucker called the action on Westwood One. Read More »
Ian Eagle, Tom McCarthy, Ryan Radtke, Kevin Kugler and Kevin Harlan have the best calls from Week 14 of the NFL season as heard on Westwood One Sports. Week 15 kicks off with the Broncos at the Colts on Thursday Night Football. Coverage begins at 8p ET. Read More »
ORCHARD PARK, NY – LeSean McCoy’s 21-yard touchdown run in overtime gave the Buffalo Bills a 13-7 win over the Indianapolis Colts in a game played during a huge snowstorm at New Era Field. Tom McCarthy and Ross Tucker called the action on Westwood One. Read More »
Kevin Kugler (with an assist from Ross Tucker), John Sadak, Ian Eagle, Tom McCarthy, Kevin Kugler and Kevin Harlan have the best calls from Week 12 of the NFL season as heard on Westwood One Sports. Week 13 kicks off with the Redskins at the Cowboys on Thursday Night Football.… Read More »
LOS ANGELES, CA – Jared Goff had a pair of touchdown passes as the Los Angeles Rams defeated the New Orleans Saints 26-20 on Sunday at the Coliseum. The loss snapped the Saints’ eight-game winning streak and dropped New Orleans into a tie atop the NFC South with the Carolina… Read More »