NEVER MISS A STORY: GET THE PIX11 NEWS APP FOR IMPORTANT UPDATES
THE PIX11 NEWSLETTER: GET THE LATEST UPDATES DELIVERED RIGHT TO YOUR INBOX
  • Follow me on:

Scott Stanford, a five-time New York Emmy Award-winner for “On-Camera Achievement,” is the co-anchor of the PIX11 Morning News.

Stanford has also served as sports anchor and evening news anchor at PIX11 since joining in 2013.

Before joining PIX11, he served as a sports anchor for WNBC, the fill-in host for The Crossover on NBCSN and the news anchor on WNBC’s COZI TV (formerly New York Nonstop.) Stanford is also an in-studio host for WWE.

Stanford has also worked in the New York market at WNYW Fox 5 and WWOR My9. Prior to joining My9, Stanford was the full-time afternoon sports anchor on WCBS Newsradio 880, where was twice awarded the “AIR Award,” which recognized him as the best radio sports anchor in New York City. He began his broadcast career at WFAS in Westchester County and WRKL in Rockland County.

Stanford has also been a play-by-play announcer for college basketball and arena football. In addition, he has been heard as an announcer and voice-over artist for many national television programs including The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade and the GQ Men of the Year Awards.

Stanford received a degree in Broadcasting and Communications from the State University of New York at Oswego. He lives in northern New Jersey with his wife and daughters.


Recent Articles
  • Mike Francesa, Chris Russo hold long-awaited ‘Mike and the Mad Dog’ reunion

    New York City’s most combative radio hosts Mike Francesa and Chris Russo held their highly anticipated reunion after disbanding “Mike and the Mad Dog” eight years ago. Nearly two decades on the airwaves, the longtime partners returned with a splash in front of a live audience at Radio City Music Hall. It was also a star-studded night with former Yankees manager Joe Torre, legendary Rangers captain Mark Messier, ex-Mets skipper Bobby Valentine and comedian Tracy Morgan in attendance. “They weren’t […]

  • NYCFC’s Patrick Mullins talks new season, reflects on Hurricane Katrina, and gives predictions for NCAA tourney

    As the Yankees get ready to return home for Opening Day, there’s another team taking the Bronx by storm. New York City Football Club is playing in its second season and before Saturday’s match up with the New England Revolution, we sat down with one of the club’s rising stars, Patrick Mullins.   Update: NYCFC tied NE Revolution 1-1 and Kansas beat Maryland 79-63

  • Legal analyst breaks down Hulk Hogan and Erin Andrews privacy cases

    Legal analyst Amy Dardashtian joined PIX11 Sports Desk to talk about the rulings and payouts made in high-profile privacy cases involving former wrestler Hulk Hogan and sports reporter Erin Andrews. She also touched upon the significance of Fan Duel and Draft Kings leaving New York.

  • Fund created in memory of Mets staffer Shannon Forde

    A fund has been established to help the family of former Mets media relations executive Shannon Forde, who died last week after a long battle with breast cancer. Forde – who worked with the Mets for the last two decades – died on March 4.  She is survived by her husband John, and two children 8-year-old Nicholas and 5-year-old Kendall. Contributions can be made online at http://www.dprf.org and checks can be sent to P.O. Box 3145, Point Pleasant N.J. 08742.

  • Comedian and UFC fan Jim Norton gives his Conor McGregror-Nate Diaz prediction

    NEW YORK –– Jim Norton, who is in the middle of a 30-plus city “Mouthful of Shame” tour, gave his thoughts on the state of UFC and who will be the winner of Saturday’s bout between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz. Norton will be in the tri-state area on Thursday in Red Bank, Friday in Huntington and Montclair on Saturday. For more information and tickets, go to http://www.JimNorton.com/tour

  • Willie Randolph mentors young Yankees at spring training

    TAMPA BAY, Fla.–– Former Mets manager and Yankees great Willie Randolph talks about running drills and being a part of spring training.

  • Middle school flag football team coaches kids at free Asphalt Green clinic

    Run, throw, catch: the basics of football. “This is very. very fun,” Jaylene said. “I’m having a lot of fun today!” Seth smiled. These little ones are getting a hands-on lesson in America’s most popular sport. “It’s fun, exciting, I feel free,” Eric said. “We played the quarterback and the wide receiver,” Jaylene added. This free, flag football clinic was put on by the nonprofit Asphalt Green, which offers sports and fitness programs in low-income neighborhoods at more than 100 […]

  • UFC founder Dana White looks to push sport to NYC

    Ronda Rousey, Conner McGregor, John Jones, Holly Holm are a few of the names making UFC and MMA fighting more popular by the day. The man behind UFC, president Dana White has been trying for a long time to get New York to allow UFC events to take place in the Empire State. White and former fighter Matt Serra talked to PIX11’s Scott Stanford about the progress the sport has been making and why New York hasn’t allowed it yet.

  • Students at P.S. 65 and Bronx Borough President celebrate ‘Mr. G Day in the Bronx’

    “We actually got to meet Mr. G, and I’ve always wanted to meet him,” Kimberly Martinez, a student, smiled. “It was really exciting!” It was a fun day for the kids of P.S. 65 in the  Bronx. “We were excited to see him!” Tahjay, another student, smiled. They helped celebrate a special moment with our very own Mr. G “Help me welcome and help me dedicate today ‘Mr. G Day in the Bronx!” Ruben Diaz Jr., Bronx Borough President, announced. […]

  • NFL analyst and former safety Erik Coleman talks Jets, Giants future

    Erik Coleman was drafted by the Jets in 2004 and spent four seasons at safety for “Gang Green.” Coleman spoke at length about the current state of the New York Giants and Jets, and on the NFL  playoffs.