Kevin Harlan Talks Fatherhood, Sports Broadcasting & More

Kevin Harlan sits down with me to talk about his fatherhood journey. He shares the values he looked to instill into his kids. Next, we talk about a very cool sports broadcasting moment where Kevin and his daughter, Olivia covered the Super Bowl. Kevin also discusses what he and his wife enjoy about being grandparents. After that Kevin talks about his broadcasting career and how he prepares for each game. Lastly, we finish the interview with the Fatherhood Quick Five. 

About Kevin Harlan

Kevin Harlan has called games for CBS, Fox Sports and many other sporting events. In addition he has been part of the CBS Sports’ coverage of the NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Championship since 1999. Kevin has called the NCAA Final Four and Championship game for CBS Radio Network and Westwood One for five consecutive years, as well as the regionals. Kevin Harlan was born in Milwaukee and raised in Green Bay, Wisconsin. He graduated from the University of Kansas in 1982 with a degree in broadcast journalism. Harlan’s father, Bob, was the longtime President & CEO of the Green Bay Packers. He and his wife, Ann have four children and two grandchildren.

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About The Art of Fatherhood Podcast 

The Art of Fatherhood Podcast follows the journey of fatherhood. Your host, Art Eddy talks with fantastic dads from all around the world where they share their thoughts on fatherhood. You get a unique perspective on fatherhood from guests like Joe Montana, Bob Odenkirk, Vincent D’Onofrio, Kevin Smith, Danny Trejo, Jerry Rice, Jeff Foxworthy, Patrick Warburton, Jeff Kinney, Paul Sun-Hyung Lee, Kyle Busch, Dennis Quaid, Dwight Freeney and many more.

2 thoughts on “Kevin Harlan Talks Fatherhood, Sports Broadcasting & More”

  1. I love the work Kevin does for the NFL and NBA. Now I like him even more listening to him talk about his family. He is a stand up guy!


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