About Yogi Roth
Pac-12 Networks Football Analyst and Reporter
As a former USC football coach, collegiate student-athlete, media personality and storyteller, Yogi Roth brings a multi-dimensional resume to his role with Pac-12 Networks. Roth provides color on football telecasts and frequently appears in studios on pregame, halftime, and postgame shows. In addition to calling games, he is a producer and the voice of the Pac-12 Networks’ docu-series “The Drive”. Roth is also a consistent voice on all Pac-12 campuses speaking to various student groups each fall around the concept of storytelling.
Most recently, Roth served as an analyst and producer for ESPN and FOX, appearing on “College Football Live”, the “Elite 11” quarterback show, as well as producing the ESPN network documentary “3 for the Show.” During a four-year stint on the USC Trojans football staff, Roth was part of former head coach Pete Carroll’s program that developed Pac-10 championship-winning quarterbacks Matt Leinart, John David Booty, and Mark Sanchez. A former wide receiver at the University of Pittsburgh, Roth has penned two books, “Win Forever” with Pete Carroll, which reached no. 7 on the New York Times best-sellers list, and “From PA to LA”. As a storyteller and motivational speaker, Roth has directed three feature documentaries over the past two years. “Life In A Walk,” an award-winning feature film that follows Yogi and his father, Will, along the famous Camino De Santiago, has played across North America, in New Zealand and Australia, and is on Delta flights across the globe. Furthermore, Roth has directed the “Elite 11” documentary series: “Dear Football: the 2015 Elite 11 Story” and “Welcome to the It Factory: the 2016 Elite 11 Story” which were distributed by Bleacher Report and the NFL Network. A motivational speaker, Roth regularly speaks around the nation and hosts a podcast titled “Life Without Limits."