Armen Keteyian is considered one of the finest investigative journalists in the country. An 11-time Emmy Award winner, he is a network television correspondent for CBS News based in New York and longtime contributing correspondent to “60 Minutes.”
Keteyian has covered the plight of black quarterbacks in the NFL, the Penn State child abuse sex scandal, NFL concussion settlement and profiled acclaimed Alabama Crimson Tide head football coach Nick Saban for “60 Minutes.” For “60” he later broke the story of the state-sponsored doping system used by dozens of Russian athletes in the 2014 Winter Olympics.
From 2013 to March of 2017, Keteyian was the lead correspondent for “60 Minutes Sports.” From 2006-12, he was the Chief Investigative Correspondent for CBS News, winning multiple awards. Prior to that he was a special features reporter for CBS Sports, a correspondent for HBO’s “Real Sports,” and a correspondent for ABC News “World News Tonight.”
Keteyian has written or co-written 11 books including “The System,” an inside look at big-time college football. His latest book is a major biography of Tiger Woods with co-author Jeff Benedict. Keteyian earned a bachelor’s in journalism from San Diego State University, where he started as an infielder on the baseball team.