jim nantz

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American Sportscaster (1959)
Mon Mar 28 2022
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Jim Nantz is a famous American commentator who works in National Football League. He has been working in NCAA Division I men's basketball since 1980 and he is also well recognized as the commentator of the PGA Tour for CBS Sports.

He was born on May 17, 1959, in Charlotte, North Carolina, United States therefore his nationality is American. He holds Scorpio as his birth sign.

Childhood and Family

Jim was born and raised in North Carolina, the United States which is one of the most developed countries in today's context. Jim Nantz Jr. is his father and Doris Nantz is his mother. 

Moreover, he spent his whole childhood with his brother, Nancy Hockaday with whom he shares a good bonding.

Jim's Educational Background 

Jim is a well-educated American commentator who finished his early education at a private school in his hometown. After that, he graduated from Marlboro High School.

Moreover, he enrolled at the University of Houston to pursue his higher education and got a reputed degree from that University.

American Sportscaster- Jim Nantz

Before fame, Jim debuted as a commentator on KHOU Houston which is situated in Houston, Texas. He started his sportscaster career in 1980 and has worked in various channels throughout his career such as Salt Lake City, Utah, for KSL-TV, CBS Radio Sports, and CBS Sports.

Moreover, he also became part of The NFL Today on CBS where he hosted the show from the year 1998 and he finished his final contract in the year 2003.

Additionally, after working on various channels and TV stations he is now working as NCAA Division I men's basketball commentator. 

Married relationship with Courtney Richards

Jim Nantz is currently staying in a married relationship with Courtney Richards who is his second wife. The romantic couple tied their knot on June 9, 2012, in a private ceremony that was held at the Pebble Beach Golf Links which is located in Pebble Beach, California.

Jim Nantz posing with his wife by wearing black suit.
Jim Nantz posing with his wife, Courtney Richards. Source: FanBuzz

Moreover, the lovely couple is blessed with lovely children, Finely Cathleen Nantzborn and Jameson Nantz. They are residing in Pebble Beach in a big mansion.

Ex-wife: Ann-Lorraine Carlsen Nantz

Before staying in a married relationship with Courtney Richards, Jim married Ann-Lorraine Carlsen Nantz in the year 1983 but their relationship could not last long, and got divorced in 2009.

However, they were blessed with a lovely daughter, Caroline Nantz and after separation, Jim asked her former wife to care for her daughter. Additionally, he pays $916 K each year for parental care to Ann-Lorraine Carlsen.

Salary of Jim Nantz

The host of The NFL Today has made a hefty sum of money from his career. According to PLAYERSBIO, he has a net worth of $15 million from her media career and earns $5 million per year.

Moreover, his salary includes his salary, endorsement deals, and luxuries. Moreover, he is living a lavish life in the United States of America with his family members with all the luxuries that are required.

Social Media Presence 

Talking about his social media accounts, Jim does not have any official account by her name.

We will update you if he becomes active on any social media in the near future.

 

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