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 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

Interviews from the 115th Army-Navy Game

12/13/2014
BALTIMORE - During the 115th playing of the Army-Navy Game, presented by USAA, on Saturday at M&T Bank Stadium, our announcers John Sadak, James Lofton and Derek Rackley had a chance to interview...
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Derek Rackley with Gen. Martin Dempsey

SNF Highlights: Patriots 23 – Chargers 14

12/08/2014
SAN DIEGO, CA - The New England Patriots used a suffocating defense and timely play on offense and special teams to rally from a 14-3 deficit to defeat the San Diego Chargers 23-14 on Sunday night...
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Julian Edelman, Marcus Gilchrist, Brandon Flowers

SNF Highlights: Broncos 29 – Chiefs 16

12/01/2014
KANSAS CITY, MO - Peyton Manning threw a pair of touchdown passes and C.J. Anderson carried the load on the ground as the Denver Broncos defeated the Kansas City Chiefs 29-16 on Sunday...
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C.J. Anderson

SNF Highlights: Cowboys 31 – Giants 28

11/24/2014
EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - Dez Bryant's 13-yard touchdown reception on a pass from Tony Romo gave Dallas a 31-28 victory over the New York Giants on Sunday night. The win allows the Cowboys to keep...
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Dez Bryant

SNF Highlights: Patriots 42 – Colts 20

11/17/2014
INDIANAPOLIS - Jonas Gray scored four touchdowns and Tom Brady threw two more as the New England Patriots defeated the Indianapolis Colts 42-20 on Sunday night. Gray carried the load throughout...
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Tom Brady ,Rob Gronkowski

TNF Highlights: Dolphins 22 – Bills 9

11/14/2014
MIAMI GARDENS, FL - Ryan Tannehill threw a pair of second-half touchdown passes as the Miami Dolphins defeated the Buffalo Bills 22-9 on Thursday night. Tannehill was 26 of 34 for 240 yards on a...
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Jarvis Landry

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