Glen Suitor is a sports broadcaster for the Canadian Football League(CFL). He broadcasts CFL games for TSN since 1995. Before this, he was a defensive football player for the Saskatchewan Roughriders of the Canadian Football League where he played eleven seasons.
Glen Suitor was born as a Robert Glen Suitor on 24 November 1962, in Sidney, British Columbia. His birth sign is Sagittarius. By nationality, he is Canadian and belongs to the White ethnical background.
Regarding his education, Glen studied at Carson Graham Secondary School. From there, he graduated and moved to study the Simon Fraser University where he got his Bachelor’s degree. He has a pair of eyes with grey color and light-brown hair color.
What Is The Net Worth & Salary Of Glen Suitor?
Glen Suitor is a former CFL player and now he is one of the most renowned sports broadcasters in Canada. According to the sources the estimated net worth of sports broadcaster Glen owns $2 million. Similarly, he earned an annual salary of $62,000 from his successful reporting career with TSN.
Glen also receives a good sum of money from his radio and TV guest appearances as a sports pundit as well.
Is Glen Suitor Married? Who Is His Wife?
Yes, Glen Suitor is a married man. He is married to his long-time girlfriend turn wife Elizabeth Suitor. The duo has not mentioned the date of their marriage. From their marriages, the beautiful couple is blessed with two children as a son and a daughter.
We can also see him posting about his children on his social. As of now, Glen resides in Sidney, Canada along with his wife and children.
Glen began his career with the Canadian football team “Saskatchewan Roughriders”. In 1984, he was drafted into the CFL With the 10th pick by the team. In his 11 years profession, he was a three-time CFL All-Star in 1991 to 1993 and four-time Western All-Star in 1989,1990, 1992 and 1993.
In 1989, Glen has won the Grey Cup with Saskatchewan. He has played for 11 long years with the Roughriders. He was the pillar of the game-winning field goal. He ranks among the CFL all-time leaders in interceptions with 51.
Broadcasting Career of Glen Suitor
After retiring from his playing career, Glen Suitor joined CFL ON TSN as a game analyst in the year 1995. Since then he is working as a football analyst. Today, Glen is recognized as one of the most respected and renowned football analysts in Canada.
As of now, he along with Chris Cuthbert appears as a game analyst for the extensive Canadian Football League coverage of TSN. From 1991 to 1993, Glen served as the sports director and co-host with CJME-AM radio and CIZL-FM when he was playing with the Roughriders.
In 1994, Glen appeared as a guest analyst for the Grey Cup in the TSN Network. He along with Jamie Nye co-host the daily sports show called The Green Zone, which is broadcasted on 980 CJME in Regina as well as on 650 CKOM in Saskatoon.
Awards and Achievements
Moving on to his awards and achievements, the former CFL player has received several awards in his 11 years of playing career. In the year 2006, Glen was honored the Gemini Award for Best Sports Play-by-Play. There he received the award along with Chris Cuthbert who is also a Canadian play-by-play sportscaster for Bell Media’s TSN cable network. Along with him, Suitor has won six Grey Cup championships, including the historic 100th GREY CUP.
Besides, he has won the Canadian Screen Awards four times. Also, he has been nominated the award for his work on the 100th Championship game in 2014. The following year in August, Suitor was cast in the honorary colonel of 417 Combat Support Squadron. He worked there until August 2016.
Facts of Glen Suitor
|Full Name||Glen Suitor|
|Net Worth||$2 million|
|Date Of Birth||November 24, 1962|
|Age||57 years 11 months|
|Place Of Birth||Sidney, British Columbia|
|Education||Carson Graham Secondary School/ Simon Fraser University|