Bob Golic Biography
Bob Golic is a former American football player, television actor, and sports commentator. He spent 14 seasons in the NFL as a defensive tackle with the New England Patriots, Cleveland Browns, and Los Angeles Raiders. He works as a talk show host at WNIR 100.1 FM, where he has been since January 2005. The show airs weekdays from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturdays from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. Until 2014, he was also the proprietor of Bob Golic’s Sports Bar & Grille.
Bob Golic Age
Bob Golic was born in Cleveland, Ohio, in the United States of America on October 26, 1957. He is 64 years old.
Bob Golic Height
Bob stands at 6 ft 2 in/1.88 m tall.
Bob Golic Family
Bob was born to his father and mother in Cleveland, Ohio, in the United States. Dorothy and Louis Robert raised Bob. His father was known as Bob, and he played professionally in the Canadian Football League for seven years, from 1956 to 1962. On June 28, 2013, Louis died of heart failure. Bob has two NFL-playing brothers, Mike and Greg. Mike is a radio host for ESPN.
Bob Golic Wife
Bob married his lovely bride Karen Baughman in 1996. Karen was a Raiderette and a ballerina. Bob and Karen performed The Nutcracker at the Akron Civic Theatre in 2006. Karen and Bob are the proud parents of three children.
Bob Golic Education
Bob graduated from St. Joseph’s High School, where he also played high school football. He is also a talented high school wrestler. In 1975, he defeated Harold Smith of Canton McKinley to win the Ohio high school heavyweight championship. He received a football scholarship at the University of Notre Dame. He wrestled and played football with the Notre Dame Fighting Irish from 1975 to 1978. Bob was a two-time All-American heavyweight wrestler for Notre Dame. He also graduated with a bachelor’s degree in management.
Bob Golic Salary
Bob annually pockets a salary of $82,160.
Bob Golic Net Worth
Bob’s approximated net worth is $2 Million.
Bob Golic Career
The New England Patriots selected him in the second round of the 1979 NFL draft with 52 overall selections. He was a member of the team from 1979 to 1981. Bob was grabbed by the Cleveland Browns in 1982 and switched from linebacker to nose tackle. He also played for the Browns until 1988. He then joined the Los Angeles Raiders in 1989, where he remained until 1992.
Following his NFL career, he pursued an acting career, starring in Saved by the Bell: The College Years. The sitcom had 19 episodes and aired on primetime and subsequently NBC. From 1996 to 1998, Bob was also a cast member on Home and Family.
In addition, he began hosting a sports talk show after appearing on Channel 4’s NFL coverage in the late 1980s and early 1990s. He worked as an NBC NFL coverage commentator from 1994 to 1996. He was a commentator for TNN’s coverage of the short-lived XFL in 2001. He currently hosts an afternoon radio talk show on WNIR 100.1 FM. He also works as a football analyst for Cleveland’s WOIO Channel 19.