Tom McCarthy is entering his fourth 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
ARLINGTON, TX – Mason Crosby hit a 51-yard field goal as time expired to propel the Green Bay Packers to a 34-31 victory over the Dallas Cowboys and a spot in the NFC Championship Game. The Packers…Read More »
PHILADELPHIA, PA – The Philadelphia Eagles won’t be headed to the postseason, but they left their mark on the NFC East race with a 24-19 win over the New York Giants on Thursday night. Thanks to the Philadelphia win, Dallas has clinched the NFC East and home-field advantage throughout the NFC…Read More »
TAMPA, FL – It wasn’t pretty, but the Tampa Buccaneers won’t care about style points as they defeated the New Orleans Saints 16-11 on Sunday afternoon. The Bucs were outgained by the Saints but intercepted Drew Brees three times on the way to a victory. Tampa Bay improved to 8-5…Read More »
GLENDALE, AZ – Carson Palmer threw for three touchdowns and 300 yards as the Arizona Cardinals kept their faint playoff hopes alive with a 31-23 win over the Washington Redskins on Sunday. Tom McCarthy and Mark Malone called the action on Westwood One.Read More »
BALTIMORE, MD – The Baltimore Ravens kept pace in the AFC North with a 19-14 win over the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday afternoon. Joe Flacco had a touchdown pass and Justin Tucker hit four field goals as the Ravens improved to 6-5 on the season and into a first-place tie…Read More »
DETROIT, MI – Darius Slay’s interception of a Sam Bradford pass set up Matt Prater for a game-winning field goal as the Detroit Lions defeated the Minnesota Vikings 16-13 on Thursday afternoon. Tom McCarthy and Ross Tucker called the action on Westwood One.Read More »
SANTA CLARA, CA – Bay Area native Tom Brady returned to his hometown on Sunday to play for the first time and tossed four touchdown passes as the New England Patriots beat the San Francisco 49ers 30-17 on Sunday afternoon. Tom McCarthy and Mark Malone called the action on Westwood…Read More »
LANDOVER, MD – Four Dustin Hopkins field goals and a strong defensive showing late helped Washington rally past Minnesota for a 26-20 win on Sunday afternoon. The Redskins started the game with back-to-back touchdowns to take a 14-0 lead, before the Vikings reeled off 20 unanswered points. Hopkins answered with…Read More »