Joe Downs comes to the Tri-State area with nearly two decades of broadcasting experience. Joe has worked his way from behind the camera to in front of it, starting out as a videographer in his hometown of Portland, Maine. Since then, he has been a sportscaster in Colorado, Pittsburgh, Virginia and Ohio. He comes to Evansville after a stint as the Sports Director at WFIE's sister station in Lake Charles, Louisiana. In his career, Joe has covered everything from NFL and NHL playoff games, the BCS Title Game, the FCS Title Game, Major League Baseball and some of the best high school football in the Nation.
Joe is a lifelong Pittsburgh sports fan, but also roots for the Celtics and the Yankees. In fact, he grew up idolizing Evansville native Don Mattingly. Joe is married with two daughters and looks forward to making "the Pocket City" his home for years to come.
You can email Joe at Jdowns@14news.com
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