Jay Crawford ESPN, Wife, Eye and Net Worth
Jay Crawford ESPN career has established him as a superstar sports anchorman.
Jay Crawford is a renowned American sports anchor and host, who worked for ESPN covering several sports events.
Jay Crawford was born on July 4, 1965, and he is 51 years by now. Jay Crawford was born in Sandusky, Ohio, the United States of America as Jason “Jay” Crawford. Crawford was raised in his Native birthplace along with his family.
Early Life and Education
Jay Crawford attended Perkins High School and completed his high school degree in 1983. Later in 1987, he joined Bowling Green State University completing his degree in Radio, Television, and Film. After completing his degree, Crawford started his television career from WYMT-TV which is located in Hazard, Kentucky.
Career and Net worth
Jay Crawford after few years in WYMT-TV, he joined WTIC-TV located in Hartford, CT in 1992. Crawford worked there for about a year as a weekend sports anchor.
Before Jay Crawford ESPN career, he also worked for WFTS-TV located in Tampa, Florida as a sports director. Crawford worked for WFTS-TV for five years starting from 1998 to 2003. Crawford has also experience working in WBNS-TV in Columbus as sports director. Crawford also served WBNS-TV for about five years.
Jay Crawford ESPN career started as co-host of ESPN2’s weekday morning show – Cold Pizza in August 2003. After appearing regularly for four years in the show, the show later moved to ESPN’s high-definition studio located in Bristol in May 2007.
In Jay Crawford EPSN show 1st and 10” debate segments, which is a two-hour program with lighter sports stories with analysis news has made his famous and has established him as a star anchor.
Crawford has made the appearance in minor league baseball held in 2005 where the event was held between two independent teams, the Long Beach Armada and the St. Paul Saints.
Jay Crawford along with Chris McKendry started anchoring ESPN sports program SportsCenter in the noon to 3:00 PM Est replacing John Buccigross. Crawford has also hosted horse racing live telecast in 2004.
Jay Crawford ESPN career lasted for thirteen years before he left the television in 2017. Crawford has worked very hard with a consistent level to achieve higher goals. Jay Crawford net worth is estimated to be high being one of the senior anchors in the ESPN. But an exact figure of Jay Crawford net worth has not been disclosed yet. Talking about his salary, during his EPSN career he might be one of the highest paid employees but the figure of the salary is under review.
Personal Life and Spouse
Jay Crawford wife Tracy is a beautiful lady and they shared a long-term relationship before they married in 1987. Crawford has been in a married relationship for more than thirty years. With all these years of marriage, the bonding has been amazing and there are no any extra-marital relationship rumors about them. Jay Crawford wife Tracy has been supporting with great efforts, which is also a reason for his Jay Crawford successful career. Crawford has two children, one daughter, and a son.
Besides his current wife, he has kept his past personal life details under wraps and has not disclosed to media. Crawford’s nationality is American and his ethnicity is White. He belongs to Native American descent and his birth sign is Gemini.
Jay Crawford eyes have heterochromia iridium i.e. Jay Crawford eyes color has two section. His one eye is half blue and half brown while the other is blue in color. Being a sports personality his hobbies includes music and sports, he is also a huge fan of Cleveland Sports.
Awards, Achievements, and Recognition
Jay Crawford has been awarded Emmy Awards for four times. Crawford has also been honored with Kentucky AP Award as the Best Sportscaster. He has been also awarded three SPJ Best Sports Program Awards. Crawford has been contributing working with the Special Olympics and also been a host for a Children’s Miracle Network.
Being a media personal he has been able to win millions of hearts with his magical skills and personality. Jay Crawford ESPN fans have followed him in several social networks as he has been active on twitter with an authorized account Jay Crawford (@jaycrawfordespn). Jay Crawford has also been followed likewise on Facebook and Instagram with his loving and caring fans. Jay Crawford biography and his career have been updated in Wikipedia likewise in other biography sites too.
Jay Crawford has a dashing personality is the well-maintained body with regular exercise. Crawford has a perfect smile and voice which has also a huge role to establish him as a successful anchor. Crawford is around 5 feet and 9 inches tall. Crawford has black hair and he often appears in television screen with a well-maintained dress.
Summer just busted the door down…gorgeous!!!! pic.twitter.com/GVU5LHa1Zc
— Jay Crawford (@jaycrawfordespn) May 18, 2017