285 Broad Street
3BROAD
Hartford, CT
06115
860-241-3983
Jeffrey Jacobs
Columnist
My Role

To cover and comment on sports around Connecticut, on professional teams in New York and Boston and, in general, to give splendid views on the sports world. Essentially telling the truth.
My Biography

Born in Kirkwood, Missouri. Grew up in Newport, R.I. Played organized sports through high school. Received Bachelor of Journalism degree from University of Missouri School of Journalism. Worked at newspapers in Michigan and New Jersey before joining the Courant in 1984. Covered the Hartford Whalers and the NHL for 11 years. Have been the general sports columnist for 15. Eight time Connecticut Sports Writer of the Year. Among numerous awards, twice honored as one of Top 10 national columnists. Married to Liz since 1987. We have two children, Katie, a freshman at Southern Connecticut and Liam, a seventh grader.
My Interests

Sports. Music. Georgraphy. Geneology. Reading. My family. And most importantly, student of the human condition.