Tommy Sanders is best known as host of ESPN Outdoors, the four-hour block of outdoors programming that aired nationally each Saturday. In addition to his hosting duties for Outdoor Channel on Madfin Shark Series and The Bassmasters, Sanders also hosts the STIHL Timbersports Series (since 1990), the FLW Tournament series (since 1996) and hosts numerous webcasts and outdoors-related podcasts.
A native of Magnolia, Arkansas, Sanders graduated in 1976 from Hendrix College in Conway, Arkansas, earning a bachelor of arts degree in English and theater. Sanders was inducted into the Arkansas Outdoor Hall of Fame in 2009 and was nominated for a Sports Emmy Award in both 2009 and 2010 for his coverage of the Bassmaster Classic, co-hosted with Mark Zona.
Sanders is married and lives in Little Rock, Arkansas.