Every young person has a dream of who he/she would like to become when they grow up. Not many live up to their dreams but the ones who do, make sure they live their dreams to the fullest. Mike Golic is among the fortunate ones to live their dreams. Below is a brief summary of the net worth of Mike Golic in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Mike Golic was born to his parents on 12th December 1962 in Ohio. His parents raise him Ohio where he attended his high school studies at St Joseph High School in Cleveland. He would later join the University of Notre Dame where he majored in finance and management.
As a young boy, he got interest in football which he pursued while in high school. This wasn’t a surprise remembering his dad and elder brother had professional football careers. He went on to play football and captained his team during his senior season. Despite being a good footballer, Mike was also a good wrestler where he wrestled for the Irish team.
Two years after graduating from the University of Notre Dame, Mike got married to his fiancée Christine and has been happily married since then. September 28th, 1989, the couple welcomed their firstborn whom they named Mike Golic Jr. They were later blessed with two children namely Jake and Sydney. Just as their dad, his three kids all attended Notre Dame.
All their kids are sports personalities with Mike Golic Jr. and Jake following the footsteps of his father and grandpa. Sydney, on the other hand, chose a swimming career. Today, Mike Golic resides in Avon, Connecticut with his beautiful wife, Christine.
Career, Awards & Nominations
From 1985 to 1987 Mike represented Houston Oilers as a defensive tackler a position he was familiar with from his high school years. He later moved to Philadelphia Eagles in 1987 which he represents for five years. His last team to represent as a professional footballer was Miami Dolphins which he did from 1993. In his playing career, he was able to record 11.5 sacks and three interceptions.
It’s while at Philadelphia that Golic started his television career with his first weekly show being Randall Cunningham. This saw him being nominated for Mid-Atlantic Region Emmy Award which he won for his Golic’s Got It feature.
Today, Mike Golic is well known in broadcasting industry with his Mike & Mike show which aired on ESPN Radio and ESPN2. Other shows he has featured are Trey Wingo and TV series Guiding Light.
Net Worth & Earnings:
His football career made life easy for him as his contracts with football teams like Philadelphia Eagles saw him pocket hefty pay and bonuses. His television career is also boosted his net worth, and as a celebrated sports anchor, he is believed to have a net worth of $17 million.
Mike has lived his career to fullest as a football player and as a sports anchor. His shows are followed by millions of his faithful fans all over the USA. Golic loves what he does and doesn’t see his work as work but rather as a passion. His is what drives him every day to give his best in each show.