John Murphy  

Bills Sportscaster

About John Murphy  

John Murphy (born March 14, 1955) is a retired American sportscaster hailing from Buffalo, New York. With a career spanning several decades, Murphy is best known for his extensive work with the Buffalo Bills Radio Network, where he served as the voice of the Bills, providing play-by-play commentary and analysis that endeared him to fans across the region.

Murphy’s influence extended beyond the Bills, as he also hosted One Bills Live (formerly known as The John Murphy Show) on WGR and MSG Western New York. This daily sports talk show became a staple for Buffalo sports enthusiasts, where Murphy’s deep knowledge and engaging style kept listeners informed and entertained.

In addition to his tenure with the Bills, Murphy’s versatility as a sportscaster was evident in the 1980s when he served as a commentator for multiple teams and institutions. He provided insightful commentary for the Buffalo Bisons, Canisius College Golden Griffins, Buffalo Bulls, and Niagara University Purple Eagles. His ability to seamlessly transition between different sports and teams showcased his adaptability and expertise in the field of sports broadcasting.

Murphy’s contributions to sports journalism have left an indelible mark on the Buffalo sports community, earning him a reputation as a trusted and beloved voice in sports.