Author Bio
Jay Mariotti is one of America's prominent sports commentators, known for his award-winning journalism, challenging opinions and passionate approach to writing and broadcasting on all platforms. He has served as San Francisco Examiner sports director and lead sports columnist since March 2015. Mariotti has covered every major sports event nationally and worldwide on numerous occasions, including 14 Olympic Games and 24 Super Bowls, and has closely chronicled all the major sports newsmakers and issues of his time. His most visible work includes eight years as a regular panelist on ESPN's TV debate show, "Around The Horn,'' and 17 years as Chicago's dominant sports columnist.