Giants announcer to replace Bryant Gumbel
Bob Papa is the new lead play-by-play announcer for the NFL Network.Papa is the play-by-play radio voice for the New York Giants, a post he’s held since 1995. He will be replacing Bryant Gumbel, who left the NFL Network gig after the 2007-08 season. Papa has called Olympics events for NBC since 1992 and boxing for HBO. He has also worked for Sirius, ESPN, YES Network and Versus. Execs at NFL Network declined comment.