Kirk Herbstreit is a well-known sports analyst and commentator from the United States of America. He played for the Ohio State Buckeyes football team as their quarterback in the top level of college football in the US. You may explore in details below the life, career and net worth of Kirk Herbstreit in 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
Kirk Herbstreit was born on August 19, 1969, in Centerville city in Ohio, United States. His father Jim Herbstreit worked as the co-captain and assistant coach of the Ohio State Buckeyes team when Woody Hayes was their coach, and there’s not much information on his mother Judy Herbstreit as she was probably responsible for building the family’s home.
Kirk Herbstreit was mainly grown and raised at his birth town. He completed his education and schooling at the Centerville High School and he earned his degree in business administration from the Ohio State University in 1993. We are not sure of the number of siblings he has, but he has 1 sister named Terri Holmes.
Kirk Herbstreit has been into 1 marriage and he has children that are publicly revealed and confirmed. He has been married to Alison Butler since 1998. She was a cheerleader at the Ohio State University and that’s where they met. The couple gave birth to 4 sons together, their names are Chase Herbstreit, Jake Herbstreit, Zak Herbstreit and Tye Herbstreit, 2 of them are twins. Adding up, his twin sons play at the Montgomery Bell Academy.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Kirk Herbstreit played as a quarterback at his high school and college. He works at the ESPN pre-game show, College GameDay, as an analyst along with other cast members including Rece Davis, Lee Corso, Desmond Howard and Maria Taylor. He also works on ESPN on ABC college football coverage as an analyst. Other than that, he contributes and writes on the ESPN The Magazine.
Kirk Herbstreit name came on various award wins and nominations. He won a total of 3 Sports Emmy Awards in the categories of Outstanding Sports Personality – Studio Analyst and the Outstanding Sports Personality – Sports Event Analyst which was in 2018. When he was a senior at school, he was named as the Gatorade Player of the Year.
In 2018, Kirk Herbstreit named his top 4 college football team as the following, Alabama Crimson Tide football, Clemson Tigers football, Ohio State Buckeyes football and the Georgia Bulldogs football. People and American football fans always wait for his opinion and rankings.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The American sports analyst and commentator Kirk Herbstreit has an estimated net worth of somewhere around $5.5 million. His few millions in wealth came through his work on popular sports event shows as an analyst and commentator. Kirk Herbstreit salary and earnings for the shows he worked on is not revealed.
Kirk Herbstreit is a very influential American sports personality whose opinion has always been waited. He works on ESPN on the college football coverage as an analyst and he has millions of followers on social media. Kirk Herbstreit is happily living with his wife Alison Butler and their children in Nashville.