Molly Qerim

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Molly Qerim
Born(1985-03-31) March 31, 1985 (age 29)
New Haven, Connecticut
OccupationSports anchor
 
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Molly Qerim
Born(1985-03-31) March 31, 1985 (age 29)
New Haven, Connecticut
OccupationSports anchor

Molly Qerim (born March 31, 1985 in New Haven, Connecticut) is an American sports anchor and reporter for the NFL Network. She currently appears on the network's weekday morning show, NFL AM, and is also a host on NFL Fantasy Live.

Early life[edit]

Qerim graduated from the University of Connecticut with a Bachelor of Arts in communications and a minor in business administration. She received a master’s degree from Quinnipiac University in broadcast journalism.[1]

Career[edit]

In 2008, Qerim served as interactive host for College Football Live on ESPN and ESPN 2. She also served as the breaking news reporter for Fantasy Football Now on ESPN 2 and was honored with an Emmy for her contribution to the show. Qerim co-hosted ESPNU’s Campus Connection. She was also a correspondent on MMA Live providing reports and features; on ESPN 2, ESPN.com, ESPN UK and ESPN Australia.[1]

Qerim joined NFL Network in the spring of 2012 as a news anchor. In addition to her duties with NFL Media, Qerim works for CBS Sports Network, where she started as an anchor/reporter in September 2010. She covers college football, National Signing Day, the NCAA Tournament and the U.S. Open. Qerim also contributes to FUEL TV’s coverage of the UFC.[1]

She is a female pioneer in the UFC broadcast industry, having covered the sport since 2007 with ESPN and VERSUS. In addition to being a staple outside the Octagon, she has co-hosted the world MMA Awards since 2011.[1]

Qerim has been a part of other digital media content, as well as conducting various interviews of athletes and celebrities in the Bristol studios. She has traveled to cover the Super Bowl, Heisman Trophy presentation, UFC events, the NBA draft and All-Star Game and the MLB All-Star game, providing on-site reporting and interviews.[1]

Personal[edit]

She is half Albanian[2] and also of Middle-Eastern and Mediterranean descent.[3]

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