Bill Belichick gets nominated for Emmy -- Outstanding Sports Personality

Ryan Hannable
March 26, 2020 - 1:49 pm

When you think of Bill Belichick, you think of a great football coach with not a heck of a lot of personality based on his press conferences. But, the Patriots coach has been nominated for a Sports Emmy for Outstanding Sports Personality.

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Belichick appeared on NFL Network's "NFL 100 All-Time Team" with Rich Eisen and Cris Collinsworth last fall where he broke down the top players in the history of the sport. It was well-received and made for some great televison.

In all, the NFL Network received 12 Emmy nominations, including:

  • Outstanding Sports Personality - Studio Analyst: Troy Aikman (NFL on FOX/NFL Network)
  • Outstanding Sports Personality - Studio Analyst: Bill Belichick (NFL 100 All-Time Team)
  • Outstanding Lives Sports Series: NFL on FOX (FOX/NFL Network)
  • Outstanding Editing - Short Form: NFL 360 ("Unapologetic")
  • Outstanding Editing - Short Form: I Got You
  • Outstanding Short Feature: NFL 360 ("Unapologetic")
  • Outstanding Edited Sports Event Coverage: America's Game: The 2018 New England Patriots (NFL Network/NFL Films)
  • Outstanding Technical Team Studio: 2019 NFL Draft
  • Outstanding Studio Show - Limited Run: NFL 100 All-Time Team (NFL Network/NFL Films)
  • Outstanding Sports News/Feature Anthology: NFL 360
  • Outstanding Trans-Media Sports Coverage: NFL 100 Greatest & All-Time Team
  • The Dick Schaap Outstanding Writing Award: 100 Years of Change

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