The Top 20 Sports Media Personalities

Cody DaltonContributor IApril 30, 2009

The Top 20 Sports Media Personalities

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    MEMPHIS, TN - MARCH 29:  CBS broadcasters Jim Nantz (L) and Clark Kellogg (2nd R) interview head coach Roy Williams (2nd L) and Ty Lawson #5 (R) of the North Carolina Tar Heels after the Tar Heels defeated the Oklahoma Sooners during the NCAA Men's Basket

20. Gus Johnson

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19. Colin Cowherd

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    Colin Cowherd of ESPN Radio hosts The Herd from the Super Bowl XL Media Center at the Renaissance Center in Detroit, Michigan on January 30, 2006.  (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

18. David Feherty

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    ORLANDO, FL - MARCH 17:  Golf Channel announcer David Feherty of Northern Ireland watches the action at the first  hole during the second day of the 2009 Tavistock Cup at the Lake Nona Golf and Country Club, on March 17, 2009 in Orlando, Florida  (Photo b

17. Erin Andrews

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    TAMPA, FL - OCTOBER 2: ESPN commentator Erin Andrews reports as the Pittsburgh Panthers upset the University of South Florida Bulls at Raymond James Stadium on October 2, 2008 in Tampa, Florida.  (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

16. Darrell Waltrip

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    HOMESTEAD, FL - NOVEMBER 16:  Former NASCAR champion Darrell Waltrip, speaks during the ribbon cutting ceremony for Speediatrics in the Betty Jane France Children's Emergency Room at Homestead Hospital during NASCAR Nextel Cup Series Championship Weekend

15. Verne Lundquist

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14. Jim Nantz

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    AUGUSTA, GA - APRIL 10:  Jim Nantz, anchor of CBS's golf coverage, works during the first round of the 2008 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 10, 2008 in Augusta, Georgia.  (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)

13. Lee Corso

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    COLUMBUS, OH - OCTOBER 25: ESPN television personality Lee Corso watches the Ohio State Buckeyes play the Penn State Nittany Lions on October 25, 2008 at Ohio Stadium in Columbus, Ohio.  (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

12. Bob Costas

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    NEW YORK - NOVEMBER 9: Bob Costas attends Joe Torre's Safe at Home 5th Annual Gala on November 9, 2007 in New York City.  (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)

11. Dan Patrick

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    NEW YORK - APRIL 19:  Sports announcer Dan Patrick attends the 25th Annual Sports Emmy Awards April 19, 2004 in New York City.  (Photo by Peter Kramer/Getty Images)

10. Joe Buck

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    NEW YORK - MAY 3:  (U.S. TABS AND HOLLYWOOD REPORTER OUT) Sports caster Joe Buck attends Syracuse University's S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications Gala at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel May 3, 2005 in New York City.  (Photo by Paul Hawthorne/Getty

9. Jim Rome

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8. Al Michaels

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    TAMPA, FL - OCTOBER 19: NBC commenator Al Michaels reports from the sidelines as the Tampa Bay Buccaneers host the Seattle Seahawks at Raymond James Stadium on October 19, 2008 in Tampa, Florida.  (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

7. Vin Scully

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 09:  Los Angeles Dodgers announcer Vin Scully arrives at the 2009 AFTRA Media and Entertainment Excellence Awards at the Biltmore Hotel on March 9, 2009 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images)

6. Marv Albert

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    16 Jun 1996:  Commentator Marv Albert for NBC Sports gives his insight  during a playoff game between the New York Knicks and the Chicago Bulls at the Chicago Arena in Chicago, Illinois.  The Bulls won the game 95-83. Mandatory Credit: Jonathan Daniel  /A

5. Harry Caray

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    13 Oct 1995: CHICAGO CUBS ANNOUNCER HARRY CARAY BEFORE A CUBS GAME VERSUS THE SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS AT CANDLESTICK PARK IN SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA.

4. Dick Vitale

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    MILWAUKEE - FEBRUARY 25: Analyst Dick Vitale broadcasts a game between the Marquette Golden Eagles and the Connecticut Huskies on February 25, 2009 at the Bradley Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Connecticut defeated Marquette 93-82. (Photo by Jonathan Dan

3. Chris Berman

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 16:  Television personality Chris Berman poses in the press room at the 2008 ESPY Awards held at NOKIA Theatre L.A. LIVE on July 16, 2008 in Los Angeles, California.  The 2008 ESPYs will air on Sunday, July 20 at 9PM ET on ESPN.  (P

2. Howard Cosell

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1. John Madden

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    ABC commentator John Madden on the sidelines before play  against the Philadelphia Eagles November 14, 2005 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia.  The Cowboys defeated the Eagles 21 - 20.  (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)