This guy is killing us and no one's even trying to rein him in". From 1975 until January 1982 (when he left to do The Today Show) Gumbel hosted numerous sporting events for NBC including Major League Baseball college basketball and the National Football League. The show lasted just one season before being cancelled.
Bryant Charles Gumbel (born September 29 1948) is an American television journalist and sportscaster. He is best known for his 15 years as co-host of NBC's The Today Show. He is the younger brother of sportscaster Greg Gumbel.