Michael Smith ESPN -What happened? Full Bio, Wife, Net Worth & Salary

Michael Smith Biography

Michael Smith II is an American sports journalist and analyst, best known for his time as an ESPN commentator and host. Smith is currently the co-host of the NBC Sports on Peacock show, Brother From Another. Furthermore, Michael covered the New England Patriots and the NFL from 2001 to 2004 as a reporter for The Boston Globe. Later joined ESPN full-time in September 2004 as a senior writer for ESPN.com. Also, an NFL Insider for SportsCenter and NFL Live.

Additionally, Michael offered his reporting and commentary skills on various ESPN and ESPN2 studio shows as well as for ESPN Radio and was an original correspondent for E:60 which launched in 2007. He transitioned to anchoring and guest hosting such programs as Mike & Mike, First Take, SportsNation, Outside the Lines, NFL Live, and College Football Live in 2009.

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Furthermore, Smith hosted Numbers Never Lie every weekday on ESPN2 from 2011 to 2014 and also co-hosted ESPN SC6 with Jemele Hill as well as the weekly His & Hers Podcast on ESPN Radio and iTunes. Smith was also a regular panelist on Around the Horn on ESPN he left ESPN after 15 years in 2019 and he co-founded Infection Point Entertainment, a multimedia company. Lastly, Michael appeared and served as an executive producer on the 2021 feature film named National Champions. READ ALSO: Andy North

Michael Smith’s Age, Birthday, Nationality, and Ethnic Background

Michael Smith (age 42 years) was born on August 1, 1979, in New Orleans, Louisiana, in the United States of America. He is an American citizen and of African-American ethnicity. He normally celebrates his birthday on August 1st every year.

Michael Smith Height, Weight, and Other Body Measurements

Smith stands at an average height of 5 feet 9 inches which is approximately 1.76 meters and maintains an average bodyweight of around 77kg. He has not revealed any other information about his other body measurements yet at the moment.

Michael Smith Parents and Siblings/Family

He was born Michael Anthony Smith in New Orleans, Louisiana, in the United States of America to his caring and supportive parents. He is the son of Bill Smith (father) though he has not revealed much of his family details at the moment.

Michael Smith Education Background

Smith attended McDonogh No.35 Senior High School and later graduated from Loyola University in New Orleans with a bachelor’s degree in mass communications. He also served part-time at the New Orleans Times-Picayune while still in school.

Michael Smith’s Wife/Spouse and Children

Michael has not provided any information on whether he is married, in a relationship, or engaged. He is a very secretive person when it comes to his personal details thus not disclosing his love life at the moment. Additionally, he has yet to disclose any information on whether he has children. Though, there was a rumor that he was having an affair with co-host Jemele Hill

Michael Smith ESPN

Smith is a sports journalist and analyst. Best known for his time as an ESPN commentator and host. However, Michael is currently the co-host of the NBC Sports on Peacock show, Brother From Another. Additionally, Michael offered his reporting and commentary skills on various ESPN and ESPN2 studio shows as well as for ESPN Radio and was an original correspondent for E:60 which launched in 2007.

He transitioned to anchoring and guest hosting such programs as Mike & Mike, First Take, SportsNation, Outside the Lines, NFL Live, and College Football Live in 2009. Furthermore, Smith hosted Numbers Never Lie every weekday on ESPN2 from 2011 to 2014 and also co-hosted ESPN SC6 with Jemele Hill as well as the weekly His & Hers Podcast on ESPN Radio and iTunes.

He covered the New England Patriots and the NFL from 2001 to 2004 as a reporter for The Boston Globe. Later, Michael joined ESPN full-time in September 2004 as a senior writer for ESPN.com. Also an NFL Insider for SportsCenter and NFL Live.

Michael Smith Salary

Smith is a sports journalist and analyst, best known for his time as an ESPN commentator and host. However, Michael currently co-hosts the NBC Sports on Peacock show, Brother From Another. Michael earns a decent annual salary of around $200,000 per year.

Michael Smith’s Net Worth

Smith is an American sports journalist and analyst. He is best known for his time as an ESPN commentator and host. However, Michael currently co-hosts the NBC Sports on Peacock show, Brother From Another. Smith’s net worth is estimated to be around $3 million dollars.