James “JB” Brown is a three-time Emmy award-winning network broadcaster and in 2010 was named SI.com’s “Best Studio Host of the Decade.” He is the host of The NFL Today on CBS and Super Bowl 50, host of Thursday Night Football on CBS and Special Correspondent for CBS News, contributing to various programs including 60 Minutes. Previous broadcasting roles include co-host of Fox NFL Sunday, host of Inside The NFL on Showtime, correspondent for Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel on HBO and a nationally syndicated radio show on Sporting News Radio.

Brown graduated from Harvard University and received All-Ivy League honors in his last three seasons of basketball at Harvard and captained the team in his senior year. In September 2009, Brown wrote his first book and memoir, Role of a Lifetime: Reflections on Faith, Family and Significant Living. He is a co-founder and principal of the Brown Technology Group, a certified minority owned and operated information technology company, and is a founding partner of the Washington Nationals.

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