The Official Website of Rob Parker
About Rob ParkerSimply put, Rob Parker loves sports.
Parker is a sports columnist for ESPNNewYork.com. He is also a TV veteran, working as an expert debater on ESPN First Take and Numbers Never* Lie. He started with ESPN in 2003.
Locally in Detroit, Parker has worked at WDIV Local 4 since 1993 and is a regular on Sports Final Edition on Sunday night. He also writes a column for ClickOnDetroit.com. His segment, Clubhouse Confidential, is one of the most popular sports TV segments in Motown. It often gives fans insight and tips on things that are going to happen before they do.
Parker, who was born in New York, graduated from Southern Connecticut State University with a B.S. in journalism and Columbia University with a Masters in journalism. He also was accepted and started his Ph.D at New York University. Parker has worked at a lot of newspapers, including the New Haven Register, The Greenwich Time, the Wilkes-Barre Times Leader, Daily News in New York and Cincinnati Enquirer. Read full bio...