James Lofton

James Lofton is the lead game analyst for Westwood One’s coverage of Sunday Night Football, his 6th straight year in that role.

Lofton joined the network in 2000, but left for coaching stints with the San Diego Chargers and Oakland Raiders for seven years before returning in 2009. His previous broadcast stints included both CNN and NBC Sports.

He was the No. 1 draft pick of the Green Bay Packers in 1978, beginning a long career as an NFL wide receiver. In 16 seasons playing for Green Bay, the Los Angeles Raiders, Buffalo Bills, Los Angeles Rams and the Philadelphia Eagles, Lofton caught 764 passes for 14,004 yards, which was the most in NFL history at the time of his retirement. In 13 playoff games, Lofton caught 41 passes for 759 yards and eight touchdowns, including a seven-reception game in Super Bowl XXVI. He was enshrined in the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2003.

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James Lofton reacts to Wild Card Weekend

01/07/2015
Each week, Hall of Fame wide receiver and Westwood One Sunday Night Football analyst James Lofton tells you about the teams, players and trends that are on the way out and those that are on the way...
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James Lofton on Wild Card Weekend

01/02/2015
Each week, Hall of Fame wide receiver and Westwood One Sunday Night Football analyst James Lofton tells you about the teams, players and trends that are on the way out and those that are on the way...
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Player of the Week: DeMarco Murray

12/29/2014
This week’s Pro Football Player of the Week is DeMarco Murray. The Dallas running back capped an impressive season with a 20-carry, 100-yard performance on Sunday against Washington. Murray...
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DeMarco Murray

SNF Highlights: Steelers 27 – Bengals 17

12/29/2014
PITTSBURGH - Antonio Brown had a pair of touchdowns as Pittsburgh wrapped up the AFC North and clinched a home playoff game in the Wild Card round with a 27-17 victory over Cincinnati on Sunday night...
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Antonio Brown

SNF Highlights: Seahawks 35 – Cardinals 6

12/22/2014
GLENDALE, AZ - The Seattle Seahawks racked up a franchise-record 596 yards of offense as they defeated the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday night. With their fifth straight victory, the Seahawks...
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Marshawn Lynch

James Lofton on the PLAYOFFS!!

12/16/2014
Each week, Hall of Fame wide receiver and Westwood One Sunday Night Football analyst James Lofton tells you about the teams, players and trends that are on the way out and those that are on the way...
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NCAA Football Highlights: Navy 17 – Army 10

12/13/2014
BALTIMORE - For the thirteenth year in a row, Navy has beaten Army. Keenan Reynolds led the way with a touchdown pass and a touchdown run as the Midshipmen downed the Black Knights 17-10 on...
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Ken Niumatalolo

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