Life on the road with the MNF crew

With a demanding travel schedule each fall and winter, members of ESPN’s Monday Night Football crew know just as well as the athletes they cover what life is like on the road.

Pulling into a city on Friday and pulling out in the wee hours of Tuesday with long hours of labor in between can become a grind for even the most seasoned of veterans.

What keeps the dedicated men and women going week after week, year after year?

in the video above, some of these folks share their secrets to staying happy on the road.

Video produced by Allison Stoneberg