Legendary multi-platform sports host Dan Patrick entertains America in morning drive along with his sidekicks, “The Danettes.” The Dan Patrick Show features the most extensive A-list interviews from the world of sports entertainment, as well as its unique blend of situational comedy, breaking sports news, unparalleled insider access and pop culture commentary.
DAN PATRICK – BIOGRAPHY
As host of The Dan Patrick Show, legendary multi-platform host Dan Patrick entertains America in morning drive along with his production staff that includes Paul Pabst, Patrick O’Connor, Andrew Perloff and Todd Fritz, known as “The Danettes.” Airing Monday through Friday from8 a.m. – 11 a.m. CT, The Dan Patrick Show features the most prominent A-list guests from the worlds of sports and entertainment.
The Dan Patrick Show is syndicated by Premiere Networks on 375 stations nationwide, in addition to being available as a podcast on FOX Sports Radio’s channel on iHeartRadio, Sirius XM Channel 211 and other platforms. Highlights and interviews from the award-winning program are available on DanPatrick.com and its dedicated YouTube channel, expanding Patrick’s radio show format using Patrick’s trademark humor and interaction with “The Danettes.” Amid the revealing behind-the-scenes antics and interstitial videos, the series is known for its unique blend of situational comedy, breaking sports news, unparalleled insider access and pop culture commentary. By allowing viewers to see the true comedy that surrounds Patrick and his team, The Dan Patrick Show reveals the humor in sports news broadcasting while opening the locker room doors to the world of sports.
In August 2020, Patrick signed a deal with NBC Universal’s Peacock to add a live, free video stream of The Dan Patrick Show. All video content from the show is available on demand, and top moments from the program are featured in the service’s Trending section, a hub for short-form content updated on a daily basis, including sports highlights, pop culture updates, and shorter interview and news segments.
Patrick also signed a deal with iHeartMedia in 2020 to launch The Dan Patrick Podcast Network. The agreement includes a slate of iHeartRadio original podcasts that are co-produced by Patrick, iHeartRadio and Workhouse Media.
Additionally, Patrick hosts an Amazon Music and IMDb original podcast, That Scene with Dan Patrick. The weekly program features actors and filmmakers discussing what went on behind-the-scenes of some of Hollywood’s most famous and iconic movie and TV moments. The podcast is available exclusively on Amazon Music.
Patrick was honored in 2018 and 2012 by the National Association of Broadcasters with the Marconi Award for “Network Syndicated Personality of the Year.” He was recognized with the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association’s “Sports Broadcaster of the Year” award for the second time in 2012 –his first win in 2000 marked the second time a cable commentator received the honor. In 1998, he received a Sports Emmy Award in the “Studio Host” category, and he’s received an additional seven nominations in the category to date. Most recently, he was inducted into the National Sports Media Association Hall of Fame in 2020.
Outside the mancave, Patrick previously hosted AT&T Audience Network’s long-running sports talk series Undeniable. Utilizing Patrick’s well-known storytelling and interviewing abilities, the program provided viewers with a unique look into the lives of sports figures. Prior to that, he was a studio host for NBC’s Football Night in America from 2008 -2017. He has also served as a senior writer for Sports Illustrated and has hosted NBC’s Olympic coverage in Vancouver(2012), London(2012) and Sochi(2014), and was a correspondent during the 2010 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs.
In 2014, Patrick signed on as host of the television quiz show Sports Jeopardy!, which combined the excitement and prestige of Emmy Award® winning quiz show JEOPARDY! with the rich and diverse world of sports. Produced by Sony Pictures Television, the weekly 30-minute program ran for three seasons on all Crackle platforms.
Patrick previously worked as a FM DJ, a sports broadcaster in Dayton, Ohio, and at CNN Sports. For 18 years, he helped build ESPN in many roles, most notably, as co-host of SportsCenter.
Patrick received a B.A. in broadcasting from the University of Dayton. For more information, please visit www. DanPatrick.com.