Trending :top header content

Home biography Greg Gumbel

Greg Gumbel Biography

Greg Gumbel

Facts of Greg Gumbel

Date of Birth: 1946 , May-3
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
Name Greg Gumbel
Birth Name Greg Gumbel
Father Richard Dunbar Gumbel
Mother Rhea Alice LeCesne
Nationality American
Birth Place/City New Orleans
Ethnicity White
Profession Sportscaster
Working For CBS, NBS
Net Worth $ 16 million
Famous for National Football League and NCAA basketball)
Married Yes
Married to Marcy Gumbel (m. 1973)
Children Michelle Gumbel
Education Loras College
Sisters Renee Gumbel-Farrahi, Rhonda Gumbel-Thomas
Siblings Bryant Gumbel

Quick Timeline of Greg Gumbel

1946 Born in New Orleans, Louisiana, United Sates
1973 Joined WMAQ-TV
1988 Joined NFL
1994 Joined NBC
2017 Currently working as the host of Inside the NFL
2016 Net worth is $16 million

Detail Timeline of Greg Gumbel

May 3 , 1946

Born in New Orleans, Louisiana, United Sates

Greg Gumbel was born in the late 1940s in New Orleans, Louisiana, United Sates. He was born to his parents Richard Dunbar Gumbel and Rhea Alice LeCesne and he has three siblings: Bryant Gumbel, Renee Gumbel-Farrahi and Rhonda Gumbel-Thomas.

1973

Joined WMAQ-TV

In 1973, Greg was informed by his brother about the vacancy of sports announcer in WMAQ-TV. Greg auditioned for the job and got selected for the job. He replaced Dennis Swanson to get the job and he worked there for 7 years.

1988

Joined NFL

In the year 1988, Greg joined on NFL and he became the co-host of The NFL Today in 1990. He co-hosted the shoe along with his co-host Terry Bradshaw, who is also an American sportscaster. He worked on the show for three years.

1994

Joined NBC

Gumbel left CBS joined NBC in 1994.  While working with NBC at first he hosted NBCs coverage of the 1994 Major League Baseball All-Star Game. He also hosted NBC’s 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta Georgia and also worked as the host of The NFL on NBC.

2017

Currently working as the host of Inside the NFL

Currently, Greg Gumbel is working as the host of Inside the NFL on Showtime and NFL Network. He has been the host of the show since 2014, and he works along with other sportscasters Booer Esiason, Phil Simms, Brandon Marshall and Ed Reed on the program.

2016

Net worth is $16 million

Greg Gumbel has worked very in his profession and he has been one of the successful sportscasters. He has interviewed many NFL players and has hosted many sports programs. In 2016, his net worth was estimated to be around $16 million.

Content

American TV sportscaster Greg Gumbel has been the part of CBS for years. He is a married man and is leading a beautiful relationship with his wife.

Childhood, and Educational Background 

Born on May 3, 1946, Greg Gumbel is a famous American sports journalist, well-known for his assignments on the CBS network. He is currently working as the host of Inside the NFL on Showtime and NFL Network.

He was born to his parents Richard Dunbar Gumbel and Rhea Alice LeCesne in New Orleans, Louisiana, United Sates. He has also three siblings: Bryant Gumbel, Renee Gumbel-Farrahi and Rhonda Gumbel-Thomas. He belongs to White ethnicity and his nationality is American.

Wedding, Wife, Children

Greg Gumbel is a married man. He is married to his wife Marcy Gumbel and they are together since their marriage.

They are blessed with one child Michelle, who is already married. Currently, Greg lives at his house in Fort Lauderdale in Florida with his wife and their married daughter.

Net Worth

Greg Gumbel has been one of the successful sports journalists and his hard work on journalism has made him a millionaire. In 2016, his net worth was estimated to be around $16 million. 

Greg Gumbel denied attending NASCAR banquet honoring Supreme  Court justice, Clarence Thomas. He refused because he disagreed with the Thomas position in the political issue.