Brodie Brazil

BRODIE BRAZIL

Brodie Brazil joined Comcast SportsNet in February 2009. He is the network's rinkside reporter for Sharks telecasts, in addition to studio and field duties in presenting Pre/Postgame Live, SportsNet Central, and SportsNet Reports.

In 14 years of broadcasting, Brazil is a nine-time Emmy Award winner, with a total of 23 nominations for his work. In recent times he has rode 'shotgun' in an IndyCar, grown a 40-day 'playoff beard', and rappelled down a 38 story skyscraper, all in the name of a passion for television. Previously he worked 8 years at KICU-TV in San Jose, hosting High School Sports Focus and Oakland A's pregame broadcasts.

A native of Castro Valley, CA, Brazil attended Castro Valley High School, playing baseball and basketball. He is a graduate of San Jose State University with a degree in Broadcast Journalism. Brazil is also licensed Commercial pilot, and Certified Flight Instructor. He currently resides in San Francisco, and his namesake is former 49ers quarterback John Brodie.

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