Mike has been married to Debbie Gibaratz since a long time. The actual date they got married is unknown however; it is known that they have been living in Ann Arbor, Michigan along with their two children since 1999.
Mike is the graduate of Bayside High School. After his high school graduation, he joined Syracuse University where he majored in political science and broadcast journalism. He finally earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in 1988.
While he was still pursuing his undergraduate degree in Syracuse University, he worked as a Sports Director at CBS affiliate WTVH-TV. In 1991, Mike joined ESPN. There he worked as a SportsCenter anchor. After serving in ESPN in this post for about six years, he became play-by-play for ESPN's Thursday night college football package, NBA coverage and college basketball coverage. He has also hosted several shows in radio. His net worth is $3 million.