Clay Travis is an American Writer, Sports Journalist, television analyst, and a morning radio show host for the Fox Sports Radio. Previously, he was working as an analyst on the Fox Sports 1’s College football pre-game show and the weekly SEC football show. Keep on reading to learn more on the net worth of Clay Travis in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Travis was born in the year 1979 on April 6th in Nashville, Tennessee and went on to graduate from the prestigious Pearl High School in the year 1997. After completing his high school education, he went on and enrolled at the George Washington University where he majored in history. Also, he worked as a basketball manager. Later on, he attended at the Vanderbilt University to study law.
Travis tied the knot with Lara, who is a retired Tennessee Titans cheerleader. They have been blessed with three sons, and the couple has enjoyed a stable relationship with fewer controversies.
Career, Awards & Achievements
Travis started to work as a lawyer in the United States Virgin Islands as well as Tennessee. He was able to attract the media attention in late 2004 with the personal blog written while he was residing in the Virgin Islands. He is a very big fan of the Tennessee Titans, and at one time, he found it very difficult to watches their matches as he had no signals. He successfully blogged about, and he was able to receive the media attention.
He began to write online for the CBS Sports in 2005, which at the beginning, he was not paid. In the year 2006, Travis would finally give up the law practice for good. Later on, while he was writing for the CBS, he started to work on a book that is titled ‘Dixieland Delight,’ where he was able to visit twelve stadiums in the college football Southeastern Conference. After he left CBS, Travis would become a writer and an editor at the Deadspin and a national columnist at the Fanhouse.
After the merging of the Sporting News in 2011, Travis created the Outkickthecoverage.com. This website, later on, became one of the most visited college football sites on the website. While he was there, he continued to develop his reputation for the contrary opinions that he shared. He has successfully worked for the Fox Radio for the weekly college football Saturday Pre-Game Show.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Clay Travis is estimated to be over $6.5 million. This wealth has been generated from his career as a sports journalist. He had worked as a lawyer before he decided to join the media to cover sports.
Clay Travis never thought that he was going to become a journalist. After he pursued a degree in law, he practiced for some time. His interest has always been in the writing of blogs and hence quit law practicing to concentrate on his passion fully. His good skills in blogging made his website to have huge traffic.