Anita Marks is a radio personality, football sideline reporter, and former women’s professional football player.
Anita is a former host of sports talk radio on 105.7 The Fan in Baltimore. She co-hosted a show which was also simulcast on MASN-TV. She hosted her own Fantasy Football Show on MASN called “Fantasy Blitz,” and was a sideline reporter for the United Football League which aired on Versus. Marks left CBS Radio Baltimore on January 25, 2010 to pursue other opportunities.
Anita worked on the New York Giants broadcast team: hosting shows on the MSG Network, WWOR-TV My9, and Verizon Fios, as well as the pre- & postgame on WFAN Sports Radio in New York. She also hosted shows on SiriusXM and NBC Sports Radio and was a fantasy football analyst for Bloomberg Sports. She is now an update anchor and fill-in talk show host for ESPN New York.
Women Fitness President catches up with the spectacular radio personality talking sports, fitness & lots more!
You have been the former host of the sports talk radio on 105.7 The Fan in Baltimore and have hosted your own Fantasy Football Show on MASN called “Fantasy Blitz,” and are now an update anchor and talk show host for ESPN New York. Walk us through your incredible journey so far.
I grew up playing almost every sport possible, but really excelled at football and fell in love with the game. I played flag football collegiality, and then women’s professional football from 1998 to 2002. I quarterbacked for the Miami Fury and the Florida Stingrays during those 5 years. I majored in Communications at the University of South Florida, and combining my major with my love of sport, and the fact that I played professional football opened the door for me in sports broadcasting. My sports talk radio career led to opportunities on TV, podcasts, and much more with ESPN. I’m thrilled with where my career has taken me.
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