30 Best SportsCenter Anchors of All-Time

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14. John Anderson

John Anderson
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Anderson is workmanlike in the best ways. Steady. A rock. He doesn’t have to go out of his way to get a laugh or use a particularly clever line. And sometimes, like in the case of Fear the Deer, he isn’t immediately credited for nailing it. For a quarter-century he’s been showing up and getting the job done. Tough to outdo his star turn on Wipeout, but that’s how good he’s been.