Dan Patrick is known for his show “Dan Patrick Show” on the radio. The show broadcasted on Premiere Radio Networks and NBCSN. He is a famous American radio personality and senior writer of “Sports Illustrated.” He was also the co-host of NBC’s Football Night in America. Here are the complete details about the career, biography and the net worth of Dan Patrick in 2020.
Early Life & Biography:
Patrick birth took place in Zanesville, Ohio, US. His date of birth is May 15, 1956. He spent his early childhood in Mason, Ohio. His mother’s name was Patricia Joann and father’s name was John Ambrose Pugh. John worked in the computer science department. He did his schooling from William Mason High School. During his school day, he was a fantastic basketball player. Dan completed his graduation in 1974. He got the opportunity to study at Eastern Kentucky University on a basketball scholarship. He later moved to the University of Dayton to complete his study.
Patrick met his love Susan while working at CNN. The duo later turned their relationship into the marriage. Susan was the producer of CNN’s Inside Politics. The couple has three daughters and one son. Dan received the Distinguished Alumni Award from the University of Dayton in 1997.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Dan Patrick began his career as an on-air personality with WTUE, Dayton. Then he moved from there to become a sports reporter for CNN. Patrick groomed while working on different assignments that included the Winter Olympics, World Series, and NBA Finals. Then he went to do a sports show for Bob and Brian. His breakthrough in the career was the association with ESPN. He became an anchor of SportsCenter in the year 1989. He hosted the show till 2006.
His significant career success was hosting of “The Dan Patrick Show” on ESPN Radio. The show aired from September 13, 1999, to August 17, 2007. He joined NBC Sports as a co-host with Keith Olbermann for the third season of Football Night in America. Dan was the Super Bowl XLIII and Super Bowl XLIX trophy presenter. He hosted a show “Sports Jeopardy!” in 2014. Crackle aired the show.
Net Worth & Earnings:
How much wealth will a radio personality have who has appeared in many sports show? Over the course of his career, he has established himself as one of the leading sportscasters in the world. In doing so, he has been successful enough to make a net worth of over $30 million. His wealth gradually increases over the past few years. His show “The Dan Patrick Show” a sports talk show is watched by millions of people. The show is the primary source of his revenue.
Dan Patrick is enthusiastic about sports from his early childhood. He won many awards while playing in the school. His show had millions of followers. Due to his keen interest in his work, he announced in October 2017, to create a Dan Patrick School of Sportscasting with Full Sail University.