» Kirk Herbstreit

Posted On: Apr 29, 2014
Kirk Herbstreit was born on August 19, 1969. Kirk Herbstreit is a College football analyst. Kirk Herbstreit is an American analyst for College GameDay in ESPN. He also does commentary on ABC and ESPN while college football games. He comes as a commentator annually in NCCA Football of EA Sports. He used to play in a position of quarterback while he was in Ohio State football team. He has a net-worth of two million dollars and his annual salary comes around two hundred-fifty thousand dollars. In 1998, he got married with Allison Butler. In 2007, there was news that Kirk has an extra marital affair with Tracy, wife of Jerry Dunlaw which resulted in a divorce of Jerry and Tracy. Kirk felt regret and guilt for hurting Allison. They have four sons namely Chase, Jake, Tye and Zak. 

Kirk Herbstreit is Centerville High School graduate which is located in Centerville, Dayton, Ohio. In his school days he was the Gatorade Player of the year for Centerville. He was an outstanding baseball player. At Ohio State University, he was a quarterback, letter winner from 1989 to 1993. Herbstreit’s father name is Jim Herbstreit; Jim was a co-captain of the Ohio State team in 1960. In 1992, Kirk Herbstreit became co-captain. In 1993, Herbstreit did his graduation in Business Administration from Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio. He resides in Franklin TN with his family. He is involved in various charities such as The Make A Wish Foundation Ultimate Sports Auction and 2012 Buckeye Cruise for Cancer. His name has been lent to Kickoff Classic.

On radio 1460, he has hosted Herbie and Benz, a daily radio program as well as he have hosted a weekend sports program on WBNS-TV called Wall to Wall. On the ESPN College GameDay set Herbstreit sits alongside Lee Corso, Desmond Howard and Chris Fowler analyzing players and highlights as well as they discuss the football games. Herbstreit also work as an analyst for college football of ABC Sport. In 1997 Sports Emmy Award, he was one of the nominees as television’s top studio analyst. He is also the contributor to ESPN The Magazine and ESPN.com. For The Sporting News he used to write Weekly in-season column called “Inside The Game With Kirk Herbstreit” in 1997. He also serves in ESPN Radio 97.1 The Fan. He worked as a panelist alongside Michael Wilbon and Keyshawn Johnson for the series “Who’s Now” in July 2007. He is an outstanding Sports analyst. He does commentary on famous video game EA sports NCCA football annually.

Kirk sits alongside Lee Corso, Desmond Howard and Chris Fowler on ESPN’s College GameDay. Herbstreit is frequently criticized and threatened by the people for giving bias report. He changed his house because of fear of the threats but justifies that it is due to long term planning with his wife. Kirk has earned many enemies in his professional life. He has written in twitter that he has shifted to Nashville, Tennessee from Ohio with his family. More about his bio can be searched in wiki.