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Jackie & Hank Herskowitz Sports Night

Thursday, August 12 | 6:00 pm
at the Milton & Betty Katz JCC

About Adam Schefter
Adam Schefter is a Senior NFL Insider at ESPN. He joined ESPN as an NFL Insider in August 2009, and now appears on a variety of programs, including NFL Live, Sunday NFL Countdown, Monday Night Countdown, SportsCenter and more throughout the year. He also hosts his own ESPN Audio podcast, “The Adam Schefter Podcast.” One of the top sports reporters in the industry, Schefter has covered the NFL since 1990. His influence extends to Twitter, where he has almost eight million followers, along with over one million on Instagram, and close to that on Facebook. Schefter has earned numerous accolades for his work. Sports Illustrated’s NFL site, The MMQB, named him the 2014 Media Person of the Year for breaking multiple significant stories during the NFL’s free agent period and off-season. In October 2010, Sports Illustrated included Schefter in its “Power 40+”, a listing of the most influential people involved in the NFL. A former president of the Pro Football Writers of America, Schefter has authored five books. Schefter, who is involved in a variety of philanthropic work, is active with Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF), acting to raise funds and awareness for Diabetes, as his wife, Sharri, is a Type 1 diabetic.