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.
NASHVILLE, TN – Derrick Henry rushed for 238 yards and four touchdowns as the Tennessee Titans kept up their chase for the postseason with a 30-9 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars on Thursday night. Ian Eagle and…Read More »
ARLINGTON, TX – Ezekiel Elliott had a touchdown reception and the Cowboys defense stymied Drew Brees and the high-flying Saints time and again as Dallas defeated New Orleans 13-10 on Thursday night. Ian Eagle and Tony Boselli called the action on Westwood One.Read More »
PITTSBURGH, PA – Ben Roethlisberger tossed five touchdown passes, James Conner had a touchdown run and Vince Williams scored on a pick-six as the Pittsburgh Steelers crushed the Carolina Panthers 52-21 on Thursday night. Ian Eagle and Tony Boselli called the action on Westwood One.Read More »
HOUSTON, TX – Deshaun Watson threw five touchdown passes as the Houston Texans won for the fifth straight game, this time 42-23 over the Miami Dolphins on Thursday Night Football. Houston improved to 5-3 on the season. Miami dropped to 4-4. Ian Eagle and Rod Woodson called the action on…Read More »
EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ – Carson Wentz tossed three touchdown passes as the Philadelphia Eagles defeated the New York Giants 34-13 on Thursday night. The defending champs improved to 3-3 on the season. Saquon Barkley was the lone bright spot for the Giants as the rookie running back racked up 130…Read More »
FOXBORO, MA – Tom Brady threw three touchdown passes – including the 500th of his illustrious career – and added another score on a quarterback sneak as the New England Patriots defeated the Indianapolis Colts 38-24 on Thursday night. Brady joins Peyton Manning and Brett Favre as the only quarterbacks…Read More »
CLEVELAND, OH – Baker Mayfield came off the bench to make his NFL debut and the top overall draft pick paid immediate dividends as the Cleveland Browns snapped a 19-game winless run with a 21-17 victory over the New York Jets. Mayfield was 17 for 23 for 201 yards in…Read More »
CINCINNATI, OH – Andy Dalton threw four touchdown passes in the first half – including three to A.J. Green – as the Cincinnati Bengals defeated the Baltimore Ravens on Thursday night. Ian Eagle and Tony Boselli called the action on Westwood One.Read More »