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Led by Emrick, NBC Universal wins 10 Sports Emmy Awards

By Ken Schott
Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Led by Mike Emrick winning for best play-by-play announcer for his work on the NHL, NBC Universal won 10 Sports Emmy awards at the 35th annual event Tuesday.

NBC Sports’ NFL coverage was honored with a total of five Emmy Awards:
Outstanding Live Sports Series – Sunday Night Football.
Outstanding Sports Personality – Sports Event Analyst, Cris Collinsworth.
Outstanding Sports Personality – Studio Host, Bob Costas.
Outstanding Sports Personality – Sports Reporter, Michele Tafoya.
Outstanding Production Design/Art Direction – “Waiting all Day for Sunday Night” opening.

Other NBC Universal winners were:
Outstanding On-Air Sports Personality in Spanish – Andres Cantor, Telemundo.
Outstanding Sports Promotional Announcement/Episodic – NHL on NBCSN “Wednesday Night Rivalry,” NBCSN.
The George Wensel Technical Achievement Award – The Premier League, Goal Line Technology, NBCSN.
Outstanding Live Sports Coverage in Spanish – Rumbo Al Mundial “Costa Rica vs. Mexico,” Telemundo.

To see the complete list of winners, click here.

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