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Tom Pelissero is a national reporter for NFL Network and He appears across many platforms and shows, including GameDay Morning, Up to the Minute and Total Access.

He joined NFL Media in 2017, after four years covering the NFL nationally for USA TODAY. During Tom’s time at USA TODAY, his team earned an Associated Press Sports Editors Top 10 award.

Tom has covered the NFL since 2003, when he was on the Minnesota Vikings beat for KFAN and After a stop at the Eau Claire (Wis.) Leader Telegram, Tom covered the Packers for the Green Bay Press-Gazette and the Vikings for 1500 ESPN Twin Cities.

Tom continues to host radio shows occasionally on SiriusXM NFL Radio. He lives outside Minneapolis.


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Officially, the #Raiders announced they placed Martin on IR. They’re working out a settlement and he’ll be released…
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RT @MikeGarafolo: Jay Gruden confirms the expected: Case Keenum to start for the #Redskins
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The #Raiders released RB Doug Martin, source said.
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The #Colts have a lot of belief in Jacoby Brissett, and have put a lot of pieces around the QB. Unlike 2017, they’l…
Luck reading from prepared remarks. Clearly had this on his mind for a while.
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