MLB players’ union leader Michael Weiner has died after a battle with cancer. In other news, CBS NFL broadcaster Dan Dierdorf will retire at the end of the season, and Bob Costas will anchor both […]
If Dan Dierdorf could beam himself into the press boxes of NFL stadiums around the country, he might keep calling games a few more decades.
But with two artificial knees, two artificial hips and a bad back, the travel required by his analyst job for CBS just became too much.
The 64-year-old Hall of Famer announced Wednesday he would retire after this season -- his 43rd straight...
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22 days ago
CBS Sports announced today that NFL game analyst Dan Dierdorf will be retiring from broadcasting at the end of the current NFL season. Dierdorf spent 13 years as a Hall-of-Fame offensive lineman in the NFL. After his retirement Dierdorf spent 30 years as a game analyst for both CBS and ABC. “I have been blessed
Dan Dierdorf has been affiliated with the NFL for 43 years whether it was playing for the St. Louis Cardinals or as a television analyst for CBS Sports. However, CBS Sports is now reporting that Dierdorf has decided to retire from the NFL altogether.
“I have been blessed to spend my entire life in the game I love. I had an opportunity to go from the field directly to the broadcast...
Hall of Famer Dan Dierdorf is retiring from broadcasting after 43 straight years involved with the NFL.
CBS announced Wednesday that he will leave the booth after this season. The 64-year-old Dierdorf has called NFL games for three decades, the longest current tenure by a TV analyst.
He played offensive line for the St. Louis Cardinals from 1971-83, earning All-Pro honors six times...
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22 days ago
There will be a new face calling NFL Playoff games for CBS after the 2014 season. Longtime NFL analyst Dan Dierdorf is stepping away from the broadcast booth after this season. The Hall of Fame lineman has been a fixture in NFL booths for the better part of four decades with ABC's Monday Night Football and CBS's AFC package. In the last several years, he's worked...
CBS' Dan Dierdorf says Chargers head coach Mike McCoy probably wishes he could have "50 Danny Woodheads" on the team. To illustrate the absurdity of this notion, imagine you're Mike McCoy and you're staring at your locker room with 50 Danny Woodheads.
This horse died a few days ago, but we are going to beat it some more.
The game is over, the refs made the calls that they made, and Broncos players can only use the game as motivation moving forward. After watching the video above, though, it is shocking to realize that not only did Dan Dierdorf play in the NFL for 13 seasons, he was a six-time Pro Bowl selection.
A second-round draft pick out of the University of Michigan, Dan Dierdorf vividly recalls being hazed by his veteran St. Louis Cardinals teammates during his first NFL training camp in 1971. They taped him to a goal post, they made him sing the Michigan fight song in front of the entire team and they asked him to do several other embarrassing acts that he remembers with smiles today...
Longtime St. Louisan Dan Dierdorf has been one
of the NFL’s top broadcasters for more than a quarter century, and
it’s almost always a road show for him when he heads to work. But
he has the rare oppo