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Cole Wright

Cole Wright

Cole Wright is an American sportscaster. He is working for NFL Network as a sports anchor. Besides, he also worked for other sports networks including FOX Sports, CBS, NBC,  WVLA-TV, ESPN, and NESN Daily. He is famous for hosting several high-level games.

The famous American sportscaster was born on the 4th of June 1978, in Joliet. As of 2019, Cole Wright is 41 years old and his birth sign is Gemini. His parents are Brian Wright(father) and Kay Wright(mother). By nationality, he has American citizenship and belongs to the mixed ethnical background.

Concerning his educational background, Cole attended the Waubonsie Valley High School from where he completed his high school education. He then attended Waubonsee Community College. Later in the year 2003, he graduated from the Briar Cliff University in Sioux City, Iowa with the Bachelor of Arts in Communication.

Professional Career

Cole Wright was a member of his high school baseball team from 1997 to 1998. During that time with the Waubonsee’s baseball team, he covered the 32-win season in the year 1998. Later after completing his graduation from Briar Cliff University, he did an internship in a local television station. He then worked as a sports anchor in Texas for some small stations.

Cole Wright started his professional career as a sportscaster in 2004 with the KLST-TV in San Diego, Texas. After working there for two years, he joined KETK-TV, Tyler in 2006. During his tenure with the KETK, he covered some of the famous NFL players including Kendall Hunter, Colt McCoy, and Ryan Tannehill. The same year, Wright joined WVLA- TV which is located in Baton Rouge, Lauisunia.

Cole Wright and Steve Wyche at the Super Bowl Experience at Super Bowl LIII(2019)
Caption: Cole Wright and Steve Wyche at the Super Bowl Experience at Super Bowl LIII(2019) (Photo: Wikimedia )

Other than that, Wright also served for NESN and ESPN from 2008 to 2014. While his time with the ESPN, he hosted numerous games along with other sports commentators like John Anderson and Max Bretos. He also covered numerous sports events and live games including SportsCenter, Baseball Tonight, NBA Tonight, College Football Goal Line, College Football Live and as well as College Basketball’s Buzzerbeater.

He then left the ESPN in 2014 and began to work for FOX News where he hosted numerous sports live. As of now, he is working for the NFL Network as their sports anchor since 2015. It has been almost five years since he has been working for the NFL Network and has been one of the best anchors of the network. In between, he has also worked for the MLB’s Los Angeles Dodgers at SportsNet LA.

What Is The Net Worth and Salary Of Cole Wright?

Cole Wright is one of the famous American sports anchors who earn a decent sum of money through his successful career. He has an estimated net worth of around $1.5 million as of 2019. As a sports anchor, he receives an annual salary of around $100,000 from NFL Network.

The NFL Network is one of the highest sports broadcasting media and the commentators are paid for accordingly. The top commentators earn over $1 million per season and the network often hires ex-star players.

Throughout his career, Cole has worked for many sports networks around the world including KLST-TV, WVLA- TV, NESN, ESPN, and FOX News. As of now, he is working as the sportscaster for the NFL Network through which he is receiving a decent amount. Besides, he also earns some extra amount by making various guest appearances on Tv.

Is The American sports anchor Cole Wright Married?

The famous sportscaster, Cole Wright is married to his longterm girlfriend Reagan. The couple tied the wedding knot on August 25th, 2012. From their happy married life, the duo is blessed with a daughter named Paisley.

Cole Wright with his wife
Caption: Cole Wright with his wife (Photo: Twitter )

Currently, Cole is living a blissful life with his wife and daughter in Redondo Beach, California. In his leisure time, he likes playing golf, watching baseball and spending time with his family.

Facts of Cole Wright

Full NameCole Wright
Net Worth$1.5 million
Date Of Birth4 June,1978
Age42 years 0 months
Place Of BirthJoliet
EducationWaubonsie Valley High School, Briar Cliff University
ParentsBrian Wright, Kay Wright
TwitterCole Wright Twitter
Star SignGemini

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