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Burke Griffin Bio

Burke Griffin is the Sports Director at WFRV-TV and WeAreGreenBay.com

Originally from Racine, he started his broadcasting career while still in college, and has been in Green Bay since 1995.  Burke has done it all from the sports perspective, and covered the Packers Super Bowl 31 victory in New Orleans, Super Bowl 32 in San Diego, and Green Bay’s win over Pittsburgh in Super Bowl 45.  Burke was the creator and host of High School Sports Xtra, the first show of its kind in Northeast Wisconsin, and has won numerous reporting and anchoring awards.  Since arriving in Titletown, Burke has also covered both PGA Championships at Whistling Straits in 2004 & 2010, along with numerous other events from the Badgers, Bucks, and the Brewers playoff runs in 2008 and 2011.   He has been the host of Sunday Sports Xtra for the past 14 years, and in addition to anchoring the regular newscasts, Burke has hosted "The 5th Quarter", "Inside Lambeau", “Green and Gold Gameday Live”, and “Lockerroom”  covering the Green Bay Packers.

Burke is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, and was a captain on the football team as a senior.  He was also a 4-time letterman for the Titans, and the UWO’s 1995 Sportscaster of the year.

He lives in Green Bay with his wife and three children.


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