Herm Edwards

ASU coach Herm Edwards. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5 News)

PHOENIX (3TV/CBS5) – Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication is about to get an exciting new faculty addition.

ASU Football Coach Herm Edwards will be joining the Cronkite School this upcoming fall as a professor of practice.

[VIDEO: Herm Edwards on Speak of the Devils]

Edwards will conduct discussions on sports and the media at Cronkite, serve as a guest lecturer and continue serving as the head coach of Sun Devil football.

Edwards has an extensive history in sports broadcasting. Ranging from eight years at ESPN, routine stints on SportsCenter and coverage of Super Bowl week.

“I am humbled and honored by this incredible opportunity,” Edwards said. “As coaches, we are teachers first and foremost. I am looking forward to sharing the knowledge I have accumulated as a player, coach and member of the working media with the students at the Cronkite School.”

The Cronkite School offers sports journalism degrees at the bachelor’s and master’s levels.

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