It was announced today that Tom Jackson will be receiving the Pete Rozelle Radio Television Award, which is awarded annually to the broadcaster who exemplified “for longtime exceptional contributions to radio and television in professional football".
Tom Jackson was a fourteen year veteran in the National Football League, playing Linebacker for the Denver Broncos and is a member of their Ring of Fame. Following his career as a player, he joined ESPN as an analyst and has been with the company ever since.
Jackson won the Sports Emmy in 2009 and will receive this honor from the Pro Football Hall of Fame on August 8 in Canton along with the other members of this year’s Pro Football Hall of Fame Class.
The Pete Rozelle Radio Television Award has been awarded annually since 1989.
We here at Notinhalloffame.com would like to congratulate Tom Jackson for receiving this honor.