About the Presenter
is a Wyomissing, Pennsylvania native and graduated from Wyomissing
High School in 1997.
He then matriculated to Princeton University where he was an All-Ivy selection in football and a two-time Academic All-American who majored in politics.
Tucker went on to a seven-year career in the NFL as an offensive lineman, starting 24 games and playing in 44 for the Washington Redskins, Dallas Cowboys, Buffalo Bills, and New England Patriots from 2001-2008.
After suffering a neck injury, Tucker retired from pro football. He continues to stay close to the game as a columnist and podcast host for ESPN.com in addition to calling NFL and NCAA games for FOX Sports
, USA Radio
, and YES
. He also has his own morning radio show on SiriusXM NFL Radio
In addition to his media pursuits, Tucker is a frequent public speaker and the Founder and CEO of GoBigRecruiting.com, a website that allows high school student-athletes to submit their video and information to college coaches online.
This event is part of the 2011 Greater Reading Literary Festival at AlverniaStart Date: 10/20/2011
2:00 pmEnd Date: 10/20/2011
4:00 pmLocation: Bernardine Hall Lecture HallPrice: Free