ESPN Radio Host / Football Field Analyst & Reporter
Ian Fitzsimmons is a field analyst and reporter for ESPN Radio covering college football and NFL games. He has been in his current role since 2013. Since 2016, he has also been a co-host of the weeknight ESPN Radio show Freddie and Fitzsimmons, alongside Freddie Coleman.
Fitzsimmons has been a key part of the network’s studio and college football live event programming over the years, including a past radio show with ESPN college football analyst Kirk Herbstreit and contributions to many regular season and bowl game broadcasts. Prior to his on-air work at the network, Fitzsimmons joined ESPN Radio as a producer for the studio show GameNight.
His first regular radio role was on WSPZ-AM in Alabama in 1994. He also hosted a show called The Cheap Seats on WJOX-AM. In addition, Fitzsimmons spent time at radio stations in Salt Lake City and Dallas.