Tucson Festival of Books

Dan Patrick



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University of Arizona Libraries

Dan Patrick is a prominent American sports broadcaster and television host, known for his charismatic and insightful coverage of sports news and events. With a career spanning several decades, Patrick made a significant mark as an anchor on ESPN's "SportsCenter," where his quick wit and humor endeared him to viewers. He later transitioned to hosting "The Dan Patrick Show," a nationally syndicated radio and television sports talk program, further solidifying his status as one of the industry's most respected voices. He is the three-time host of the Olympics. Beyond his broadcasting career, Patrick has also appeared in movies and most recently authored the book “The Occasionally Accurate Annals of Football.”

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Awards: Sports Emmy


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Fun With Football
Celebrated sports commentator Dan Patrick and comedy writer Joel H. Cohen teamed up with some of America’s greatest comedy writers to tell you everything and nothing about America’s favorite sport! In "The Occasionally Accurate Annals of Football" they discuss 'the NFL's greatest players, plays, scandals, and screw-ups (plus stuff we totally made up.)'

Integrated Learning Center Room 120 (Seats 300, Wheelchair accessible)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 9, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Sports
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - Integrated Learning Center (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Joel Cohen, Dan Patrick
Moderator: Brett Fera
Meet Dan Patrick
Over the years you've probably watched him on television or listened to him on the radio. Now is a chance to meet one of the iconic sportscasters of our time.

Koffler Room 218 (Seats 142, Wheelchair accessible)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 9, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Sports
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - UA BookStore Tent (on Mall) (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelist: Dan Patrick
Moderator: Tony Perkins

Book:
The Occasionally Accurate Annals of Football
The NFL's Greatest Players, Plays, Scandals, and Screw-Ups (Plus Stuff We Totally Made Up)
Sports
BenBella Books
September 2023
ISBN 9781637743683
240 pages
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