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List of Famous Sports Analysts

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List of famous sports analysts, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top sports analysts in the world? This includes the most prominent sports analysts, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable sports analysts is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic sports analysts were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned sports analysts.

This list is made up of people like Terry Bradshaw and Marcus Allen.

From reputable, prominent, and well known sports analysts to the lesser known sports analysts of today, these are some of the best professionals in the sports analyst field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous sports analysts ever?" and "What are the names of famous sports analysts?" then you're in the right place. {#nodes}
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    Charles Christopher Spielman (born October 11, 1965) is a former American football player and is currently an analyst for Fox NFL. He played linebacker at Ohio State University, where he was a two-time All-American, and for the Detroit Lions in the National Football League (NFL), where he was a three-time All Pro. He also played for the Buffalo Bills and Cleveland Browns, and coached for the Arena Football League's Columbus Destroyers....  more

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    Harold Lederman (January 26, 1940 – May 11, 2019) was an American boxing judge and analyst. He began his career as a boxing judge in 1967 and joined the cast of HBO World Championship Boxing in 1986, and was there until HBO dropped boxing in 2018. Lederman was inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame in the class of 2016. Lederman died on May 11, 2019 at 79 years of age, from cancer....  more
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    Eric Eugene Crouch (born November 16, 1978) is a former American football quarterback. He also is a TV sports analyst and recreational equipment vendor. Crouch played college football for the University of Nebraska. In 2001 Crouch won the Heisman Trophy, awarded annually to the most outstanding collegiate football player in the United States. He also won the Davey O'Brien National Quarterback Award, given annually to the best collegiate quarterback in the US. During that year running Nebraska's option offense, he completed 105 of 189 passes for 1,510 yards and seven touchdowns, while also rushing for 1,115 yards and 18 touchdowns. Crouch was the USA Today Nebraska Player of the Year, and a...  more
  • Hokutoumi Nobuyoshi (北勝海 信芳, born June 22, 1963, as Nobuyoshi Hoshi (保志 信芳)) is a former sumo wrestler from Hokkaidō, Japan. He is the sport's 61st yokozuna and won eight top division championships. He wrestled for Kokonoe stable, as did yokozuna Chiyonofuji, and the two were the first yokozuna stablemates to take part in a play-off for the championship, in 1989. After a number of injury problems he retired in 1992, and is now the head coach of Hakkaku stable. In November 2015 he was appointed the chairman of the Japan Sumo Association, following the death of Kitanoumi, initially to serve until the end of March 2016. He was then elected as head for a full term by his fellow board members in...  more