Steve Wyche
Steve Wyche Jan 2019.jpg
Wyche in 2019
Born
Steve Wyche

(1966-05-28) May 28, 1966 (age 56)
OccupationReporter

Steve Wyche (/wʃ/; born May 28, 1966) is an American reporter for NFL Network. He currently appears in the weekday morning show NFL AM.

Early years

Wyche is a native of Minneapolis, Minnesota.[1] He played quarterback, running back and outside linebacker at high school, and was a bench player during his time at the University of Missouri.[2] He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism from Howard University in 1989.[3]

Career

In 2008, Wyche joined NFL Network as a reporter and the senior writer for NFL.com.[1] Prior to working at NFL Network, he spent four years as the beat writer of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution covering the Atlanta Falcons.[1] In 2012, he would appear in NFL Network's new weekday morning show NFL AM.[4] In 2016, he broke the story of Colin Kaepernick's protesting during the national anthem.[5]

References

  1. ^ a b c "NFL Network Profile". nfl.com.
  2. ^ Around The NFL Podcast, episode 1,273.
  3. ^ Steve Wyche (biography) – SportsBusinessDaily.com. Retrieved November 26, 2020
  4. ^ "Wyche on NFL AM show that's set to debut Monday". ajc.com. Retrieved July 29, 2012.
  5. ^ Walker, Rhiannon (August 28, 2017). "One Year Later, Steve Wyche Reflects On Breaking The Colin Kaepernick Story". Andscape. Retrieved September 11, 2020.