In 2014, Schefter was named the “Most Influential Tweeter in New York” by New York magazine in February, “Best Newsbreaker” by the sports media website Awful Announcing in its second annual People’s Sports TV Award Winners in May, and SI.com’s “Media Person of the Year

In 2014, Schefter was named the “Most Influential Tweeter in New York” by New York magazine in February, “Best Newsbreaker” by the sports media website Awful Announcing in its second annual People’s Sports TV Award Winners in May, and SI.com’s “Media Person of the Year