Co-Host, Golic and Wingo; NFL Host
Trey Wingo joined ESPN in November 1997. He is currently the co-host of ESPN Radio’s morning drive show Golic and Wingo and one of the primary figures for the network’s NFL coverage hosting all seven rounds of the NFL Draft (since 2017), the annual Pro Football Hall of Fame enshrinement ceremony (since 2004), ESPN’s NFL PrimeTime (since 2007), and NFL-centric SportsCenter specials.
On November 27, 2017, Wingo and Mike Golic – along with regular contributor Mike Golic Jr. — premiered Golic and Wingo on ESPN Radio, now with simulcasts on ESPN2 (6-8 a.m. ET) and ESPNEWS (6-10 a.m.). The show reunited Wingo with his longtime friend and colleague Golic, whom he worked with early in his ESPN career on NFL 2Night.
Previously, Wingo was the first host and face of NFL Live, ESPN’s daily, year-round NFL show (2003-2018). He anchored NFL Insiders: Sunday Edition for two seasons (2015-16), and he handled play-by-play for arena football games in 2007. Wingo has also hosted The NFL on ESPN Radio, a day-long update show on football Sunday’s (2001-2003).
Wingo has contributed to grand slam tennis coverage at Wimbledon and the US Open. He also covered the U.S. Open and The Open golf tournaments as well as anchored ESPN’s NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament studio coverage. He participated annually in ESPN The Weekend, a sports-themed special event featuring ESPN commentators and star athletes at Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando from 2005-11.
Before joining ESPN, Wingo was a sports reporter for KSDK-TV in St. Louis (1991-97) and WFMZ-TV in Allentown, Pa. (1990-91). Prior to that, he was the sports director at WMGC-TV in Binghamton, N.Y. (1988-90) and WICZ-TV in Binghamton (1987-88). Wingo began his career in 1987 as a sports producer for NBC’s News at Sunrise in New York.
He has won six Mid-America regional Emmy awards, including three straight years for outstanding sports reporting. He remains active in a variety of causes, including the Prostate Cancer Foundation’s Athletes for a Cure campaign, The V Foundation for Cancer Research and Special Olympics. A native of Greenwich, Conn., Wingo graduated from Baylor University with a bachelor’s degree in communications.