Sports journalist is loved by most of the sports fans as their coverage is very attracting to all sports lovers and they tend to have a spark in them which can attract audiences.
The case is same with Jay Crawford, who is a sports journalist, and he is very popular among the sports lovers who watch ESPN. He is working for ESPN, and his work has impressed everyone related to the channel and sports fans.
Jay was born in 1965 on July 4th which makes him 49 years old now. At this age also he has not lost his spark and smile which are the reason he is the star today.
He was born in a place called Sandusky which lies in Ohio of United States, and he is American by nationality.
He is a talented man and has featured in movies, and TV shows and his best are First Take and Buy Sell Kill. After dating his girlfriend for a wife, the couple got married in the year 1987 after having an intimate affair and had two children at the current time.
His wife’s name is Tracy and they have a daughter and a son and the relationship between them is a going adamant and, there is less probability of divorce.
A lot of information about Jay Crawford is available on the wiki sites like Wikipedia. Jay is very popular on social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter where he uploads his pictures and thoughts to address his fans.
Jay is a tall man with a good height of 6 feet 1 inch which is approximately 1.85 meters and he has a dynamic personality which makes his desirable even at the late age of 49. He is still very charming and with a good character, and he will look good shirtless.
Jay has been successful in recent years and has got it all, fame, money, appreciation and love. He gets a handsome salary by ESPN, and it boosts his net worth every year. At the current moment, his net worth is a jaw-dropping 2 million U.S dollars which are a very impressive figured for a sports journalist.
There were rumors of him being gay but as he is married and has a couple of children the rumors were ridiculous and baseless. Jay has a condition called heterochromia iridium, and people who have this condition tend to have eyes of different colors Jay is a lucky man, and he is always all fired up to his best in his work and always thrives for more.
Jay went to Perkins High School in the year 1983 to start his education. He got his graduation degree in a faculty called Radio, Television and Film in the year 1987 from a University called Bowling Green State University.
His journey to fame was not easy as after a lot of struggle he reached the heights of success. Jay worked as a sports director for WFTS-TV from the year 1998 to 2003. He also did the same kind of job on another television network called WBNS-TV in Columbus from the year 1993 to 1998.
He also worked as a sports anchor in another TV network known as WTIC-TV in Hartford, which is the capital of Connecticut. In the year 2012, it was revealed that Jay Crawford would co-anchor a famous show called SportsCenter with Chris Meckendery, and it was a tremendous opportunity for Jay to shine.
The news was announced via social networking site called Twitter on the 21st of May. Till now Jay has been awarded 4 regional Emmy Awards, one Best SportsCenter Kentucky AP Award and three SPJ Best Sports Program Awards and he has been credited for all the success of the TV show SportsCenter after he joined the program.