Became the co-host of the Today Show in 1997 and also contributed to NBC's Dateline.
He graduated from Ohio University.
He has worked for HBO, ESPN, and NBC.
He got married to Nancy Alspaugh in 1981 and, after their divorce in 1988, he married Annette Roque on October 3, 1998. He has two sons, Jack and Thijs, and a daughter, Romy.
He replaced Bryant Gumbel on The Today Show.