Ian Eagle

Ian Eagle is back in 2018 for his eleventh season as the play-by-play announcer for Westwood One’s Thursday Night Football coverage. He has also called the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament on Westwood One.

Eagle is primarily known for his work with CBS Sports, where he has called NFL games, NCAA basketball games and U.S. Open tennis. He also serves as an announcer for the Tennis Channel’s coverage of the French Open.

Eagle has also served as the play-by-play announcer for New Jersey Nets television broadcasts since 1995, moving with the NBA franchise to Brooklyn prior to the 2012-13 season. He was the play-by-play radio voice for the New York Jets in 1997 and hosted Jets pre- and post-game shows on WFAN from 1993 to 1996. Eagle was awarded the Bob Costas Award for Outstanding Sportscasting while attending Syracuse University.

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NFL Highlights: Bills top Patriots 24-10

01 December 2022
FOXBORO, MA – Josh Allen tossed a pair of touchdown passes as the Buffalo Bills improved to 9-3 on the season with a 24-10 victory over the New England Patriots on Thursday night. Ian Eagle and Jason…
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NFL Highlights: Panthers take down Falcons 25-15

10 November 2022
CHARLOTTE, NC – After racing out to a 13-0 lead, the Carolina Panthers surged to a 25-15 victory over the Atlanta Falcons on a rainy Thursday night. D’Onta Foreman carried 31 times for 130 yards, including a 12-yard touchdown run, and Laviska Shenault Jr. sprinted for a 41-yard second quarter…
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NFL Highlights: Commanders hang on for 12-7 win over Bears

13 October 2022
CHICAGO, IL – Trailing by five with under two minutes to play, Justin Fields drove the Bears all the way down to the Washington 4-yard line. But on 4th & Goal, Darnell Mooney juggled a Fields pass and eventually came down with the catch just short of the end zone.…
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NFL Highlights: Bengals hand Dolphins first loss with 27-15 win

29 September 2022
CINCINNATI, OH – Behind a 13-0 fourth quarter, the Cincinnati Bengals defeated the Miami Dolphins 27-15 at Paycor Stadium on Thursday night. Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow threw for 287 yards and two touchdowns, while running back Joe Mixon ran for 61 yards and scored a first quarter touchdown. Ian Eagle…
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NFL Highlights: Chubb, Browns grind out 29-17 win over rivals

22 September 2022
CLEVELAND, OH – Nick Chubb rushed for 113 yards and a touchdown on 23 carries, while David Njoku and Amari Cooper combined for 16 catches, 190 receiving yards, and two touchdowns to lead the Browns past the Steelers 29-17 on Thursday night. Ian Eagle and Jason McCourty called the action…
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NFL Highlights: Chiefs edge Chargers after big second half

15 September 2022
KANSAS CITY, MO – Trailing 17-7 early in the third quarter, the Kansas City Chiefs rallied to score 20 unanswered second half points en route to a 27-24 comeback win over the Los Angeles Chargers on Thursday night. Rookie Jaylen Watson was the hero for the Chiefs, returning a Justin…
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TNF Highlights: Bucs beat Eagles 28-22, improve to 5-1

14 October 2021
PHILADELPHIA, PA – Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers jumped out to a 14-point first half lead, and defeated the Philadelphia Eagles 28-22 at Lincoln Financial Field on Thursday night. The Bucs led 21-7 at halftime after a pair of Brady first quarter touchdown passes. Leonard Fournette added a…
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