Sean McManus was closely associated with Roone Arledge and has paralleled Arledge's path from managing sports broadcasting to managing both sports and news broadcasting.
McManus led the CBS Corporation’s efforts in re-acquiring broadcast rights to the National Football League in January 1998 and, in November 2004 with Leslie Moonves, re-negotiated the contract to retain the rights for CBS until 2011. Along with Tony Petitti, he serves as executive producer overseeing all aspects of CBS Sports’ coverage of the NFL, including production, on-air talent, advertising and promotion.
Sean McManus lives in Connecticut with his wife and children.
Personally SPEAKING: Father Sean McManus, President of the Irish National Caucus, Calls on Unionist Leaders to Consign "The Supremacist Philosophy" to the History Books
Jun 06, 2002; Byline: Sean McManus In 1955 William Faulkner, the famed American writer, dashed off a letter to a newspaper in Memphis. It said:...