Newy Scruggs

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Fri Jun 21 2019
By   Prajwal Khadka

Who is Newy Scruggs?

Newy Scruggs is an American sportscaster, radio show host, and Emmy-Award winner. He is broadcasting sports since 1992.

There is no exact information regarding his birth date and family background. Regarding his age, Newy must be above 40 years. He was born in Wiesbaden, Germany, to his German parents. 

Image: Scruggs with his mate

He belongs to mixed ethnicity and holds dual nationality (German-American). Scruggs attended the University of North Carolina at Pembroke and graduated in 1994. After graduation, he began working for the board of trustees. 

Newy started his broadcasting career in 1992, meanwhile, he was also attending his university. Since then, Newy began broadcasting and anchoring television sports shows. Moreover, he also served on radio talk shows as a commentator on college basketball and football games. He also wrote for print media. 

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Currently, Scruggs serves at KXAS-TV(NBC 5) as the Sports Director, based in Dallas-Ft, Worth. Every Sundays at 10:30, Newy is seen as a host for the Emmy Award. 

Newy as sportscaster
Image: Newy as sportscaster

Additionally, Newy is also recognized as the Newdawg. He received the name via Omega Psi Phi Fraternity brothers, at the University of North Carolina. Newdawg stands for an army kid. 

Moreover, Scruggs was announced as the 1992 National Leadership Award winner Omega. In 2007, he also made the Dr. Sylvester Wooten Scholarship for his Chi Mu chapter members.

Is Newy Scruggs Married or Single? Know about his wife and children

Newy Scruggs is living a happy married life with his wife Laine. The couple is living together for a long time. However, there are no exact details about his marriage date and venue.

Scruggs along with his wife and children
Image: Scruggs along with his wife and children

Since the marriage, husband wife shares four daughters altogether, Rosie, Savannah, Sophie, and Sienna.  The family is living happily together in Dallas Fort Worth (DFW) with any domestic conflicts. 

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Moreover, there are no rumors or controversies regarding their marital relationship which may lead them towards divorce or separation.

How Much Is Newy Scruggs' Net worth and Salary?

The popular American sportscaster, and radio show host, Newy earns a good amount of money from his journalism career. In his twenty-seven years of a journalism career, Scruggs has ably amassed a huge amount of money to maintain his standard of living.

Image: Newy with a boxer dog

According to some resources, a sportscaster earns more than $41,800 annually on average and about $5 million as the highest income. Thus, we can accumulate that Scruggs gets paid handsomely. As of 2019, Newy's total net worth is estimated to be more than $300,000.

She also owns a boxer breed dog which cost around $700-$2,000 depends upon their breeding.

Newy Scruggs' Body Measurements (Height, Weight)

Scruggs has a gigantic body structure. He stands at a height of 1.78 meters /  5 feet 10 inches and weighs around 165lbs / 75kg. 

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