- Host for NBC’s American Ninja Warrior
- Sports Analysist for the NFL Network
Akbar Gbajabiamila is a TV personality in his 4thseason as host for NBC's American Ninja Warrior and sports analysist for the NFL Network. A former defensive end for the Oakland Raiders, Akbar was selected as one of the NFL's first athletes to attend Broadcast Boot Camp designed to give players a short and rigorous look into the world of broadcast journalism. Akbar is happily married and currently resides in Los Angeles with his wife and four children.