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December 05, 2011
Who is your favorite NFL commentator?
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December 05, 2011

Nfl Players Poll

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Who is your favorite NFL commentator?

Jon Gruden, ESPN 21%

Troy Aikman, Fox 9%

John Madden, retired 9%

Deion Sanders, NFL Network 8%

Chris Berman, ESPN 6%


Al Michaels, who won a Lifetime Achievement Sports Emmy last May, finished 10th, with just 3% of the votes... . Quarterbacks heavily favored one of their own; former Cowboys signal-caller Aikman earned 41% of their votes... . ESPN led all NFL broadcasters with five representatives in the top 15, followed by the NFL Network's three. Fox, NBC and CBS had two each... . In a similar poll on Facebook, SI readers also voted Gruden as their overwhelming favorite (32% of the vote), with Madden, Berman and Phil Simms following.

Based on 282 NFL players who responded to SI's survey