NFL Nation Reporter: Denver Broncos
Jeff Legwold joined ESPN in August of 2013. A senior writer who covers the Denver Broncos and the NFL for ESPN.com’s NFL Nation, he also appears on SportsCenter and NFL Live.
Legwold has covered the NFL for more than 30 years and attended his first NFL Scouting Combine in 1987. He has covered the Broncos since 2004, including stints at the Rocky Mountain News – the paper closed in 2009 – and The Denver Post. He has previously covered the Pittsburgh Steelers, Buffalo Bills and Houston Oilers/Tennessee Titans.
Also previously in his career Legwold has written on a variety of topics including Big Ten football and basketball, preps coverage and on an assignment once played a half with the Washington Generals against the Harlem Globetrotters, which remains a career highlight.
Legwold is a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame Board of Selectors (since 1999) and Seniors Selection Committee (since 2013). He is also a former president of the Pro Football Writers of America. Legwold graduated from the University of Illinois in 1985 with a degree in journalism.