Chris Berman’s final night as ESPN’s “Face of the NFL” came to a rousing end. Following Super Bowl LI, Berman delivered the highlights of New England’s shocking comeback victory for the final time in his storied broadcasting career.
As mentioned on the blog several months ago, rumors were floating around that Chris Berman – the longtime face of ESPN’s NFL coverage – would be out in some manner after this season’s conclusion. On Thursday, that news became official.
It would be somewhat easy to argue that the history of the NFL’s long and profitable relationship with television could not be told without some sort of nod to ESPN’s Chris Berman.