Ian Eagle also known as The Bird is an American sports announcer who was born on the 9th of February, 1969 (his current age is 45 years old) in Essex Fells, New Jersey, United States of America.
He was born to parents Jack Eagle and Monica Maris. His father Jack was an entertainer; an actor/ comedian who played many commercials and made several screen appearances. He was best known for his roles as “Mr. Cholesterol” and “Brother Dominic”.
His mom Monica was a stage singer. Being their only child, Ian had a comfortable childhood as a child who got all the love and care from his family. He went to the local Gregory Von School for Kids and was a very active sportsman.
He was always present in any of the sports events hosted by his school, and soon started to anchor the games. From there, he got the real taste of a sports journalist.
He completed his education in 1990 from Syracuse University and there too, he was the main voice of sports events like football, lacrosse, basketball and others.
Ian is an American citizen by nationality and belongs to a white ethnicity. He was brought up in a Christian family and follows the same religion.
Ian is not the tallest of man. He has got a very average height for a man. He measures about a 175 cm tall, which is around 5 feet and 8 inches. It is pretty standard height. He doesn’t have a very muscular body/ or didn’t used to have one.
In his early days, he was a lean and thin man, who appeared to be weak but was strong inside. He has a particularly clear voice for which he was the favorite for speaking or commenting.
He doesn’t seem to have any shirtless pictures of his, which reveal his physique in any ways. Ian is a married man, whose wife is Alisa Beth Terry.
Alisa who is a producer of a TV production house named Piccoli Piccoli based in New York City, The couple who had known each other for their work had been dating for some time prior to their wedding on the 12th June, 1993.
There is no any record of the couple having any children together (biological/ a-biological). He doesn’t seem to be dating anybody else and also didn’t have many girlfriends from his past. It looks like the couple are living in mutual respect and harmony, and it seems like they are not going to have a divorce anytime soon.
Neither of them have been in any kind of affair with any third person. Ian is not sexually gay, although some might have suspected so. He was not a particularly hot or sexy man. He is average in looks, with brown eyes and black short hair.
He started his career joining CBS in 1998, where he reported the NFL and NCCA basketball events. In 2010, he teamed up with Dan Futons in CBS’s coverage program.
In 2002, he joined the YES Network and in 2005-6 season of NBA, was affiliated with FOX Sports. He is the face of many sports shows like NBA action and NBA Jam.
He has earned many name and fame in his work and has many fans following. His average salary is unknown, but in 2014 his net worth was around 3 million US Dollars.
To know more about him, you can read his biography in sites like Wikipedia. He also has a Facebook fan page and an official Twitter account.