Melissa Stark to lead Cubs 7th inning stretch; NFL takes over Wrigley Field


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 Melissa Stark returned to sportscasting when she joined the NFL Network in 2012. For the previous nine years she was doing news with NBC and MSNBC which she joined in 2003. Among sports fans, she’s best known for her three-year stint as a sideline reporter for Monday Night Football.

That was way back in 2000 when the idea of hiring women with look as the primary criteria was a fresh new concept; not commonplace like it is today. Stark was part of that ABC team that revolutionized MNF- or at least tried to.

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