Colin Cowherd is an American based sports media personality, who He is best known for being a host of a syndicated show entitled The Herd along with Colin Cowherd on ESPNU and ESPN Radio. This show presents commentary on sports news, viewpoint on news stories as well as interviews arranged with high-profile experts and sports figures. Let’s find out more about how much is Colin Cowherd’s net worth in 2018.
Colin Cowherd was born in 1964 to Patricia and Charles in Bay Center, situated inside Washington. He was brought up in Grayland, in Washington, identified as a small fishing town around 130 miles far from Seattle.
His father was an optometrist whereas his mother was a housewife. He is having one elder sister named Marlene. This celebrity’s parents took divorced when he was in his young age because of his father’s alcoholism. Later he and his sister were brought up chiefly by their mother.
Colin Cowherd started off his career as the play-by-play voice working for the San Diego Padres Double-A affiliate Las Vegas Stars. Finally, he turned as sports director at KVBC within Las Vegas, situated inside Nevada, wherein he was entitled as Nevada’s Sportscaster of the Year for five times.
He has functioned as weekend sports newscaster at WTVT within Tampa, in Florida. In the year 1996, he settled to Portland, and here he has functioned as a sports anchorman by working for KGW-TV.
He was chosen to substitute Tony Kornheiser in the year 2003 for the late morning time slot (from 10 AM to 1 PM ET), aired on ESPN Radio. His show entitled The Herd with Colin Cowherd is basically a syndicated talk radio show aired on Fox Sports Radio.
It is found that from 2004 till 2015, it got conveyed to ESPN Radio affiliates all over the US and also online at ESPNRadio.com. He, Michelle Beadle and afterwards Charissa Thompson stayed as co-host of a TV show entitled SportsNation, aired on ESPN2 from 2009 till 2012
Awards & Achievements
Colin Cowherd was awarded with Sports Illustrated’s 2005 Radio Personality of the year. He has won Nevada’s Sportscaster of the Year five times, as nominated by the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association.
Moreover, he was ranked by PunditTracker as the Best Pundit of the year 2012 on account of his sports predictions.
Net Worth of Colin Cowherd
Colin Cowherd has an estimated net worth of $16 Million. He makes his fortune from his career as a sports media personality, or one can say sports radio host.
Till now, he earned great wealth and fame by being a host of the syndicated show entitled The Herd with Colin Cowherd, aired on ESPN Radio as well as ESPNU.
Apart from that, he is too a previous co-host of the show named SportsNation, aired on ESPN2. It is basically a radio show aimed to ‘take the pulse’ of the country.
He earned well from being a sports media personality, but he also started a career as the play-by-play voice, working for the Pacific Coast League’s Las Vegas Stars. Later, he turned as sports director at KVBC-TV within Las Vegas, in Nevada, wherein he was entitled as Nevada’s Sportscaster of the Year for five times.
Other than that, in the year 2013, he has issued his initial book entitled as You Herd Me! I’ll Say It If Nobody Else Will. In the same year, he also transformed as host of the ESPN Sunday morning pro as well as a college football talk show named Colin’s New Football Show.
Colin Cowherd is today stared as a successful sports media personality. He frequently reflects on personal life as well as business as it connects to the sports world throughout the radio show.
Moreover, he defines himself as financially conservative and socially generous. Most of his conversations focus on NFL, college football, as well as on NBA, covering major sports games.