UND Alum Logs Long Days To Bring Sights And Sounds Of Super Bowl To Millions

UND alum Jon Schaeffer prepares to deliver a live-shot to Nexstar Media Group TV stations across the country from the site of Super Bowl LII in Minneapolis. Image courtesy of Jon Schaeffer.

In just a few years since graduating from UND, Jon Schaeffer has made an exciting career out of taking people where they can’t typically go.

This week, Schaeffer has taken his show on the road to Minneapolis and Super Bowl LII.

Schaeffer works as the sports director at Local 5 in West Des Moines, Iowa, the area’s ABC affiliate. But when planning ramped-up Super Bowl media coverage, he found himself right in the thick of it – on a national level.

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