2016 Nantz Award winner Appel earns DI football job
Graduating college seniors are regularly told they won't walk from campus into a Division I football play-by-play job. It rarely happens, but it's happened for 2016 Jim Nantz Award winner Josh Appel. Appel, who won the award as the nation's most outstanding collegiate sports broadcaster, is the new voice of Florida International University Panthers football.
The first time I had to broadcast a football game by myself was 1989, McPherson (KS) High School versus Ark City. For a reason I don’t remember, my regular analyst was unavailable that night. What I do remember is what... Read More