Chick Hernandez

Chick Hernandez
April 15, 2012, 12:45 pm
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An original member of CSN, Chick Hernandez has become one of the region’s most recognizable and respected sports authorities in more than two decades as a host, anchor and reporter.

Hernandez is the longtime host of the Emmy Award-winning Redskins Kickoff and Redskins Postgame Live gameday shows. He also contributes as an anchor and reporter to the network’s daily news program, SportsNet Central – a position he held for the show’s debut in April 2001.

Hernandez’s expertise and ties to the community have made him an indelible part of the region’s sports landscape and earned him numerous honors and awards. In addition to multiple Emmy Awards, he was recently named D.C. Sportscaster of the Year by the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association (NSSA) and was the recipient of the University of Maryland’s Distinguished Terp Award and the Washington Football Legends’ George Michael Excellence in Media Award.

Prior to joining CSN, Hernandez worked for Fox SportsNet and spent seven years with Washington’s WTTG-TV (FOX) as a sports anchor and reporter. A native of Silver Spring, he attended the University of Maryland.