Keynote Speaker- Sal Paolantonio at his Alma Mater
In this video, ESPN Sports Correspondent, Sal Paolantonio, speaks at his Alma Mater SUNY Oneonta. Sal shares that he wouldn't be where he is today if he hadn't taken a chance and gotten on a Greyhound bus to Oneonta. Through the encouragement of teachers and mentors, Sal was able to get a start on his campus' radio show, eventually working his way up to TV broadcast.
Sal Paolantonio has been a national correspondent for ESPN since 1995, covering the NFL for SportsCenter, Sunday NFL Countdown, and ESPN.com and is the host of State Farm NFL Matchup on Sunday mornings in addition to hosting the EA Sports Match Up Show with Ron Jaworski and Merrill Hoge. He is a regular panelist on The Sports Reporters and Comcast Sportsnet's Daily News Live. In addition to his expertise in covering football, Sal also covers Major League Baseball, NBA, tennis and special events and has received several Sports Emmys for his stories.