Joseph Francis Buck (born April 25, 1969)

Joseph Francis Buck is an American sportscaster and the son of sportscaster Jack Buck. 

He will assume duties as the play-by-play announcer for ESPN's Monday Night Football beginning with the 2022 NFL season.

He formerly worked for Fox Sports for nearly three decades, including roles as lead play-by-play announcer for the network's National Football League and Major League Baseball coverage.

From 1996 to 2021, he served as the play-by-play announcer for the World Series each year, with the exceptions of 1997 and 1999, when Bob Costas called those particular World Series for NBC.

Buck was born in St. Petersburg, Florida (where the St. Louis Cardinals, for whom his father broadcast, then conducted their spring training) and raised in the St. Louis area, where he attended St. Louis Country Day School.

He began his broadcasting career in 1989 while he was an undergraduate at Indiana University Bloomington.

From 1993 to 2011, Buck was married to Ann Archambault, with whom he had two daughters.

He married NFL Network and now ESPN reporter and former Bronco cheerleader Michelle Beisner on April 12, 2014.