Carolyn Manno joined the NBCUniversal family in August of 2009 and serves as a reporter for NBC’s Football Night In America. In addition to her role on Football Night In America, Manno also serves as a reporter for NBC Sports Networks coverage of College Football and College Basketball. Manno is also the host of NBC and NBC Sports Networks coverage of the Dew Action Sports Tour.
Prior to joining NBC, Manno worked as an anchor/reporter for Comcast SportsNet New England and as a contributor to csnne.com. While in Boston, Carolyn covered Super Bowl, Stanley Cup and NBA Finals appearances by the New England Patriots, Boston Bruins and Celtics, in addition to the most epic collapse in Red Sox history in September 2011.
A Florida native and graduate of University of Florida, Manno previously spent three years in South Bend, Ind., where she covered the Notre Dame Fighting Irish, Chicago Bears, Cubs and White Sox, Indianapolis Colts and the Indy 500. While there, she earned multiple first place awards from the Associated Press, an Edward R. Murrow Award for Sports Journalism and an Indiana Spectrum Award for journalistic excellence.