Dana Jacobson

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  • Birth Place: Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, United States
  • Profession: Anchor
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Fast Facts

  • Landed her first broadcasting job in Traverse City, MI, at WPBN/WTOM-TV.
  • While at KXTV-TV in Sacramento, she won regional awards including the Edward R. Murrow Award (2000) and the National Headliner Award (1998) for sports reporting. 
  • Joined ESPN in 2002 as an anchor on ESPNews and SportsCenter.
  • Did her first work on the Winter X Games in 2006.
  • Was temporarily suspended from ESPN in 2008 after criticizing Notre Dame's football program at a roast for Mike Greenberg and Mike Golic.
  • Went skydiving with the Army's Golden Knights.
  • Performed with members of Cirque du Soleil on the trampoline.

College

  • University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States (BA Communications, 1993)

Details

  • Birth Place: Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, United States
  • Profession: Anchor

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