Radio and television sports journalist known for providing NASCAR and IndyCar newscasts for NBC Sports, ESPN, and ABC. He also briefly anchored the Speed channel's Speed News program.
He began his career in 1979 as a NASCAR anchor for ESPN.
He played a radio announcer in the Tom Cruise film Days of Thunder.
His wife Pam died of brain cancer in 2012.
He played a news anchor in the Will Ferrell film Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby.