NATE RYAN

NASCAR ON NBC ANALYST and NBCSPORTS.COM LEAD MOTORSPORTS WRITER

Nate Ryan serves as an on-air analyst for NBC Sports Group’s coverage of NASCAR, as well as lead motorsports writer for NBCSports.com.

Before joining NBC Sports Group, Ryan served as a motorsports writer for USA TODAY. The veteran reporter was also a regular guest panelist on ESPN’s NASCAR NOW, and weekly contributor to Fox Sports 1’s NASCAR Race Hub.

“Over the last decade, Nate has established himself as one of the most talented writers in sports, and a respected authority figure within the NASCAR media corps,” said Rick Cordella, SVP and GM of Digital Media for NBC Sports Group. “We are thrilled to have his extensive knowledge and multimedia talents as part our growing lineup of content dedicated to NASCAR.”

Ryan has covered more than 450 NASCAR Cup Series races throughout his career, and is a five-time Russ Catlin Motorsports Award of Excellence recipient. In addition, Ryan is a two-time recipient of the National Motorsports Press Association George Cunningham Writer of the Year Award.

Ryan graduated from Northwestern University with a degree in journalism.

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