NFL all-star Boomer Esiason is the spokesperson for the FF (Feline Football League), which includes a Scouting Combine, draft, season games and playoffs that lead up to the biggest feline showdown in history, “Kitten Bowl IV,” premiering Su-purr Bowl Sunday, February 5, 2017.
Upon graduating from the University of Maryland, Esiason played a 14-year career in the NFL as quarterback for the Cincinnati Bengals, New York Jets and Arizona Cardinals. As one of the most successful quarterbacks in NFL history, Esiason was named NFL’s Most Valuable Player in 1998 and became a four-time Pro Bowl quarterback. In 1995, Esiason was honored with the Walter Peyton Man of the Year award for his excellence on the football field as well as his charitable work through the Boomer Esiason Foundation, an organization created to fund research to find a cure for cystic fibrosis. Esiason finished his athletic career with 2,969 completions in 5,205 pass attempts (57% completion percentage) for 247 touchdowns and 37,920 yards.
After retiring from the NFL after the 1997 season, Esiason began his career in the broadcast booth as a commentator for ABC’s NFL “Monday Night Football.” Esiason also called games for Westwood One/CBS Radio Sports’ “Monday Night Football” for nearly a decade and in 2002 joined CBS Sports as a studio analyst for “The NFL Today.” In 2007, Esiason debuted as host of WFAN’s morning radio show “Boomer and Carton in the Morning” and has also hosted “The Boomer Esiason Show” on Madison Square Garden Network.