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Jim Rome


Jim Rome is one of the most respected voices in the world of sports broadcasting and leading opinion-makers of his generation. Best known for his aggressive, informed, rapid-fire dialogue, Rome has established himself as the top choice of athletes and fans when it is time to know what is going on beyond the scoreboard. His popular syndicated program "Rome Is Burning" signed off in January 2012 after six successful years and he also served as host of "The Last Word with Jim Rome" and ESPN2's "Talk2." Rome recently signed a multi-year agreement with CBS contributing across a variety of platforms.  Along with his weekday half-hour ROME show on CBS Sports Network, he provides commentary and coverage for CBS Sports and CBSSports.com.  Rome also hosts an entertainment and sports talk series for Showtime.

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