Brian Burke

Senior Analyst
ESPN Analytics

Prior to joining ESPN, Brian was a consultant to several NFL teams and a regular contributor to the NY Times, the Washington Post, Slate, NBC Sports and other outlets. He developed the core models, metrics, and tools used throughout football analytics today, much of which can be found at his former website AdvancedFootballAnalytics.com. Brian has degrees from the Naval Postgraduate School and George Mason University. He is a graduate of the US Naval Academy and is a former Navy carrier pilot and combat veteran, awarded the Air Medal and numerous other commendations.