Sean McManus

Sean McManus Brief Biography

Sean J. McManus (born February 16, 1955) is the Chairman of CBS Sports and was the President of both CBS Sports and CBS News from 2005 to 2011. He is the son of the late James Kenneth McManus, better known as Jim McKay, famed sportscaster who is best known for hosting ABC's Wide World of Sports and anchoring their Olympic coverage. Sean graduated from Fairfield College Preparatory School, a private Jesuit high school in Fairfield, Connecticut. Sean McManus began his career at ABC News in 1977 following his graduation from Duke University.

Sean McManus was closely associated with Roone Arledge and has paralleled Arledge's path from managing sports broadcasting to managing both sports and news broadcasting.

Sean McManus News

• Katie Couric's 'CBS Evening News' drops to third place in ratings
• Dan Rather makes it clear that his CBS News departure not his choice
• CBS announces Dan Rather will be leaving CBS News for good
• Former 'The Mole' host Anderson Cooper to contribute to '60 Minutes'

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