- Attended University of Notre Dame on a football scholarship.
- Played nine seasons of professional football in the NFL with the Houston Oilers, Philadelphia Eagles and Miami Dolphins.
- Began broadcasting career doing a weekly segment on the Randall Cunningham Show.
- Broadcaster for defunct women's wrestling organization, Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling (G.L.O.W.).
- Joined ESPN in 1995 as reporter and analyst for Sunday NFL Countdown.
- Began cohosting, with Mike Greenberg, the ESPN radio show Mike & Mike in the Morning in 1998.
- Mike & Mike began simulcasting on ESPNNEWS in 2004 and ESPN2 in 2006.
- Spokesperson for the NutriSystem weight-loss company.