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Suzy Kolber      

Host of Monday Night Countdown on ESPN

Suzy Kolber is a football sideline reporter, co-producer, and sportscaster for ESPN. She was one of the original anchors of ESPN2 when it launched in 1993 and is an on-site host of Monday Night Countdown.

Kolber has covered a variety of assignments for ESPN from the National Football League to the 1996 ESPN X Games bicycle-stunt events and Grand Slam tennis events. She is most recognized as a sideline reporter on ESPN’s Monday Night Football with Michele Tafoya. In 2007, she was also a host for ESPN’s pre-race NASCAR Countdown program.

Kolber joined ESPN’s MNF team during its inaugural year in 2006 after five previous seasons on ESPN's Sunday Night Football (2001-05). As a member of the MNF team, Kolber helped the longtime franchise became the most-watched program in cable television history.

Kolber became the first female recipient of the Maxwell Club Sports Broadcaster of the Year Award in 2006 and was named to Sports Business Daily’s 2004 list of the 10 favorite sports TV personalities of the past 10 years.

During the NFL off-season, Kolber serves as an anchor on SportsCenter and as an on-site and studio host for ESPN’s tennis coverage at the French Open (since 2004-2006) and Wimbledon (since 2003-2006/2009). In 1996 and 2000 and 2001, she hosted the SUMMER X Games and Winter X Games, and she co-hosted the event again in Aspen in 2006. She also hosted horse racing events including all three legs of the Triple Crown for ESPN/ESPN2 studio programs.


Samantha Ponder, Suzy Kolber will replace Chris Berman on ...

Additionally, Suzy Kolber, who has been co-hosting “Monday Night Countdown” with Berman for the last couple of years, will now be the lone host of that show ...

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