NUMBERS NEVER LIE CO-HOST
Michael Smith currently co-hosts Numbers Never Lie weekdays on ESPN2 with fellow co-host Jemele Hill. Smith and Hill also co-host an ESPN Audio podcast: His & Hers with Michael Smith and Jemele Hill.
Smith regularly appeared on ESPN studio programs as an NFL reporter and insider, including SportsCenter and NFL Live. He is also a panelist on Around the Horn and periodically appears on Sports Reporters and First Take.
Prior to joining ESPN on a full-time basis, Smith was a reporter for the Boston Globe (2001-2004) where he served as the paper’s NFL and New England Patriots beat writer. He covered the Patriots in their first two of three Super Bowl victories – 2002 (XXXVI) and 2004 (XXXVIII).
Smith began his journalism career while a student at Loyola University in New Orleans serving as a sports reporter and copy editor for the New Orleans Times-Picayune. He received a bachelor of science degree in mass communication in 2001.
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