Paul Burmeister Biography
Paul Burmeister is an American studio host, play-by-play announcer, and reporter for NBC Sports. He has worked as a reporter since 2011. He has also worked for NFL Network. He has also worked for NFL Network. Paul has also been the national radio voice of Notre Dame football.
He was an all-state quarterback in 1988. He also named Mississippi Valley Conference Player of the Year at Iowa City West High School. Paul was also a 3-year letterman and all-conference performer in basketball and baseball. He graduated as the school’s all-time leading scorer in basketball.
He was once invited to participate in the NFL Scouting Combine. This was after his senior season. In 1995, he spent 5 months with the Minnesota Vikings as a free agent.
Paul Burmeister Age
He was born 10 March 1971 Iowa City, Iowa, United States.
Paul Burmeister Spouse
He is married to Anne Burmeister.
Paul Burmeister NBC Sports
Since 2011, Burmeister has been an NFL studio host. He has also been a play-by-play announcer for NBC Sports. In 2011 and 2012, he was the lead play-by-play voice for NBC Sports Network’s coverage of Mountain West Conference Football. He was working alongside NFL Hall of Famer Rod Woodson for the 2012 season. He has also served as a reporter for Football Night in America.
Paul Burmeister Play By Play
Called play by play on NBC for Notre Dame vs Miami, OH last September, as well as for annual Blue-Gold Game on NBCSN the last 3 years.
Called Ivy League football and Mountain West football for the family of NBC networks since 2011.
Called US Army All American Bowl on NBC each January since 2012. The Nation’s premier high school all-star game always features multiple Notre Dame recruits.
Play by play for Atlantic 10 basketball last 3 years as well.
Paul Burmeister NBC Olympics play by play
Water Polo 2016 Summer Games in Rio
Ski Jumping 2018 Winter Games in Pyeongchang
Paul called the Bayou Classic in New Orleans in 2011 and 2012, on NBC. Additionally, he calls the annual U.S. Army All-American Bowl, also on NBC.
His work at NBC has gone beyond football. It has provided play by play for Mountain West Conference basketball in 2012 and 2013, hosting on-site MLS coverage in 2012, hosting Madden NFL 2012 Kickoff on NBC, and he hosted Stanley Cup Finals inside hockey arena alongside Brian Boucher. Burmeister also lends his voice to NBC’s track and field coverage as well as their PBC Boxing series.
Paul moved over to NBC Sports, full-time, from NBC Sports Network, in August 2014. In 2015, Burmeister Filled-in for Michele Tafoya during 2015 Pro Football Hall of Fame Game on NBC Sports.
Paul Burmeister Reporting
Reports for Football Night in America Sunday evenings in the fall, as well as NBC’s coverage of Stanley Cup Final
NFL Network, 2004-2014 Host and play by play
Hosted NFL Total Access, NFL Gameday Scoreboard, and Path to the Draft.
Play by play for Senior Bowl and East-West Shrine Game.
NFL Preseason Play by play for Kansas City Chiefs broadcasts from 2012-2015, and Jacksonville Jaguars from 2007-2011.
Paul Burmeister NFL Network
Burmeister hosted NFL Total Access, NFL Gameday Scoreboard, Around the League Live, Path to the Draft, Playbook, College Football Scoreboard and College Football Now in 10 seasons at NFL Network.
Burmeister served as lead anchor for NFL Network’s studio draft coverage from 2007 to 2014. Mike Mayock and Charles Davis kicked off the network’s pre-draft coverage at The Senior Bowl in Mobile each year he. He kicked off Alabama in late January before moving on to the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis in February. Then each day from late February through the end of the draft, he hosted”Path to the Draft” live in Los Angeles.
His play-by-play duties at NFL Network included calling The Senior Bowl and East-West Shrine Game alongside Mike Mayock and Charles Davis from 2011 – 2014. Paul also called The Insight Bowl in 2008 and 2009 with Mayock and served as lead Play by Play announcer for NFL Network’s “Arena Football Friday” from 2010 – 2012.
Paul Burmeister NFL Preseason Football
Burmeister was the preseason play-by-play voice for the Jacksonville Jaguars, working alongside Tony Boselli from 2007 to 2011.
Since 2012, he has been the preseason voice for the Kansas City Chiefs, working with Trent Green. This was after the stint with the Jaguars.
Paul Burmeister Hosting
He also hosted NBC’s studio coverage of Tour de France for the 3rd year. Host TDF and NHL Live.
Paul Burmeister KCRG And KWWL
In August 1998, Burmeister started his broadcasting career. He started at KCRG-TV in Cedar Rapids, IA. He was working for 3 years as a reporter and sports anchor. He also worked as a color commentator for KCRG Radio’s high school football game of the week.
He took over as Weekend Sports Director at NBC affiliate KWWL in Waterloo, Iowa in August 2001. He anchored and reported, as well as hosted KWWL’s Sunday night 30-minute show “Sports Plus” for three years.
Paul Burmeister Emcee
Burmeister has hosted The 101 Awards in Kansas City at the beginning in 2006. Kansas City is the nation’s longest standing and only award banquet dedicated solely to the NFL. He hosted The Bronko Nagurski Awards, given to the nation’s top college football player, in Charlotte, NC in 2012.