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.

Ian Eagle's Posts

AFC Wild Card Playoffs Cleveland Browns v Houston Texans

NFL Highlights: Texans blow out Browns to start NFL playoffs

13 January 2024
HOUSTON, TX – The Houston Texans blasted the Cleveland Browns 45-14 on Super Wild Card Weekend at NRG Stadium on Saturday evening. Leading 24-14 at halftime, the Texans broke the game open with a pair of third quarter interception returns for touchdowns. Ian Eagle, Jason McCourty and AJ Ross called…
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Miami Dolphins v New York Jets

NFL Highlights: Dolphins fly by Jets on Black Friday

24 November 2023
EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ – The Miami Dolphins blew out the New York Jets, 34-13, on Friday afternoon at MetLife Stadium. Dolphins safety Jevon Holland had the play of the day, returning a Jets Hail Mary 99 yards for a touchdown on the final play of the first half. Ian Eagle,…
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NFL Highlights: Chiefs take down Broncos 19-8

12 October 2023
KANSAS CITY, MO – The Chiefs gave Taylor Swift something to cheer about with a 19-8 win over the Broncos. Travis Kelce led Kansas City in receiving with 9 catches for 124 yards in front of the 12-time Grammy Award-winner. Kansas City improved to 5-1 and defeated Denver (1-5) for…
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Chicago Bears v Washington Commanders

NFL Highlights: Bears grab first win of season over Commanders

05 October 2023
LANDOVER, MD – The Chicago Bears defeated the Washington Commanders, 40-20, on Thursday night at FedEx Field. Jumping out to a 17-0 early second quarter lead, the Bears were never threatened within one possession the rest of the night. Bears wide receiver DJ Moore had a career night, registering 8…
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