Mike Golic :: Biography
One of the famous television personalities, Mike Golic, was born on December 12, 1962 in Willowick, Ohio. He was named Mike Louis Golic at his birth. He gained recognition by showing his amazing talents through shows by being associated with the ESPN news channel. He has covered many important events like the Arena Football League, Jacksonville Jaguars pre-season games and various others.
Talking about the early life of this hard working man, he was brought up in his birth place Willowick, Ohio. He did his schooling at St. Joseph High School. He gave continuity to his higher studies at the University of Notre Dame and completed his graduation with a major in finance and management. During his university days, he was the captain of the football team. In the year 1985, he was selected for the NFL (National Football League) Draft by the Houston Oilers. He played for the Houston Oilers till 1987 and then joined Philadelphia Eagles. He then left the team in 1992 and later in 1993 joined Miami Dolphins. He achieved a remarkable success as a football player.
Golic moved ahead in his life and decided on pursuing a career in television broadcasting. Then he gave a kick to his broadcasting career by working on the Randall Cunningham Show. He then started working for his own show Golic’s Got It for which he bagged a Mid-Atlantic Region Emmy Award. He became associated with the ESPN network as a contributor for Sunday NFL Countdown in 1995. He has been doing a great job at the ESPN and ESPN2 as well. He covers the National Football League and the college football as well. He has also covered the Arena Football League and the Jacksonville Jaguars. In 1998, he started working as a college football reporter for news networks ABC and ESPN as well, and used to do the coverage for ESPN2 before.
At present, the dashing man appears on Mike & Mike alongside Mike Greenberg on ESPN2 and ESPN Radio. He has also made several other appearances including Tilt, the mini-series on ESPN and Guiding Light. The versatile man is also a writer and he co-authored the book Mike and Mike’s Rules for Sports and Life along with his co-anchor Mike Greenberg.
Entering into his personal life, he has been married to Christine Golic since 1987. The husband and wife have been blessed with three children including two sons Mike Jr. and Jake and a daughter Sydney. His daughter is a swimmer and his son Mike Jr. is a National League football player. In the year 2011, Mike Jr. was seriously injured and he had to undergo a surgery and he returned to his game when he recovered fully. The family is leading a happy life in Avon, Connecticut. The man with a adorable height six feet 5 inches has attained 51 years age and still looks young and handsome. He has collected a handsome wealth of his hard work so far. At the start of 2014, his net worth was estimated to be $9 million. He is adding to the amount from his current service as well. According to the sources, his annual salary is $2 million. We can find his photos on the internet. We can also find his birthday celebration photos as well. He is very satisfied from his life and he has been supported by his family in each and every step of his life.
Golic is a man who has inspired many people of the world. His hard work and devotion is a lesson to the people of the world that success is possible only through hard work. His detailed bio can be found on different wiki sites. His admirers can follow him on twitter for his latest updates.