Jim Nantz is a well-known American sportscaster. Jim Nantz is known best for his work in the NFL, NCAA Division I men's basketball and the PGA Tour for CBS Sports since the 1990s. He also works as an announcer for CBS's top play-by-play team.
Jim Nantz was born on May 17, 1959 in Charlotte, North Carolina and gre up in New Orleans, Louisiana. He attended Marlboro High School, and actively played basketball. He majored in broadcasting in the University of Houston in Texas.
Career and path
According to wiki, Nantz first started anchoring and sportscasting for kHOU Houston. He went on to anchor for KSL-TV in Salt Lake City and then covered college football and basketball for CBS. He also worked for Sunday Night football games. Jim began hosting The NFL Today, The NFL on CBS. Throughout the time he covered Super Bowl XLI and NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship. At present, Jim Nantz is working as a play-by-play presenter on NFL on CBS and Thursday Night Football and has been doing exceptionally well.
Ex Wife and Wife
Jim Nantz is currently married to his longtime girlfriend, Courtney Richards. Richards had been Jim Nantz girlfriend and the couple got married
in 2012. His wife, Courtney is a VP at IMG. Nantz, with his wife, Richards gave birth to a girl on 14th March 2014 and a boy on 1st February 2016. They currently live in their house in California. Jim had been married to his ex-wife Ann-Lorraine "Lorrie" Carlsen Nantz for 26 years before their divorce. With his ex-wife, Jim has a daughter named Caroline. They lived in their house in Connecticut. The couple had a divorce in 2009.
Fact, Wiki and Height
Jim Nantz is currently 57 years old and stands tall at the height of 1.91 m. Even at this age, Jim Nantz has a masculine figure. For his exceptional work as a sportscaster, Nantz has been awarded Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding Sports Personality - Play-By-Play multiple times in 2009 and 2010, and also a Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding New Approaches Sports Programming in 2012. Jim Nantz’s net worth is estimated to be $ 15 million coming out of his work as a sportscaster. His annual salary is noted to be $ 7 million. The bio of the very talented and renowned, Jim Nantz can be found on various social media sites like Wiki, Twitter, Facebook, and more.