Pat Summerall Leaves Legacy

Pat Summerall gives interviews on Radio row prior to Super Bowl XLVI at Lucas Oil Stadium. Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports photograph

Today, the NFL lost one of its most iconic former members, Pat Summerall at the age of 82.

Summerall played in the NFL for 10 years, before embarking on a remarkable 40 year career in broadcasting, in which he called a record 16 Super Bowls.

Below is a clip of Summerall and John Madden calling the opening of the Green Bay Packers Super Bowl XXXI victory. Listen as Summerall opens the clip – as we get a chance to appreciate the work of a man who devoted his life to calling the game he loved.


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  • RyansDad

    He’ll be missed. Fare the well, Pat.