NFL Nation Reporter: Washington Redskins
John Keim joined ESPN in August 2013 as a Washington Redskins reporter. His primary role is contributing to ESPN.com’s NFL Nation coverage through blogs and videos. He’s also appeared numerous times on SportsCenter as well as other shows across ESPN, including Outside the Lines, to discuss the Redskins. He has been a guest on ESPN radio shows across the country. In 2011, Keim was voted as the NSSA’s Washington, D.C. Sportswriter of the year.
Keim is also a Redskins insider for ESPN980 in Washington, D.C.; he makes frequent appearances and has co-hosted on occasion. He has covered the Redskins since 1994 for several outlets, including the Journal Newspapers, the Washington Examiner and the Washington Post. He was a Redskins correspondent for Pro Football Weekly, the Sporting News, CBS Sports and Warpath magazine.
Keim began his sportswriting career with the Journal in 1989 and also has covered the Washington Wizards. He has co-authored two Redskins books and written two others, including Stadium Stories: Washington Redskins and Legends by the Lake: The Cleveland Browns at Municipal Stadium, chronicling the great games and players who called this place home.
Keim graduated from The Ohio State University and is a native of Lakewood, Ohio. He currently lives in Berryville, Va., with his wife and three sons.