Scott Pioli Profile

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Scott Pioli

NFL Media Analyst

Three-time Super Bowl champion executive Scott Pioli serves as a Front Office Analyst for NFL Network, having joined in 2020. In his role, Pioli can be seen on various NFL Network programming such as NFL Total Access and NFL Now, and the network's coverage of such events as the NFL Scouting Combine and NFL Draft.

Pioli brings a wealth of NFL front office experience to NFL Network, having been named NFL Executive of the Year five times and the NFL Executive of the Decade for 2000-10. Pioli's NFL career spans over 27 years, including five trips to the Super Bowl, three Super Bowl championships, four AFC championships, six AFC East titles, and an NFC Championship. He has held multiple executive positions, including General Manager, Assistant General Manager, and Vice President Personnel in various organizations, including the New England Patriots, Kansas City Chiefs and Atlanta Falcons.

Pioli's media experience includes roles as an NFL analyst for NBC Sports' Football Night in America, NFL Network, CBS Sports, and Sirius XM NFL Radio. He has been a featured speaker and panelist for private companies and at numerous conferences including the NFL's Women's Career Development NHL's Advancing Equity Summit, MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference, Center on Leadership & Ethics at Duke University's Fuqua School of Business and the New Jersey & Massachusetts Bankers Association Annual Conferences.

Pioli is passionate and committed to advocating and advancing diversity and equality. The NCAA honored him as the 2019 Champion of Diversity & Inclusion for his efforts as an advocate for equality in sports. He mentors minority coaching candidates, scouts, and executives, and sponsors and provides grants and scholarships for educational and professional development in football and athletics through multiple endowments for women and HBCU graduates.

Pioli holds a Master's from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University in Television, Radio and Film, and an undergraduate degree from Central Connecticut State University.