Greg Gumbel

by John Max 01 Aug,2016
Greg Gumbel
Personal Info
  • Father Richard Dunbar Gumbel
  • Mother Rhea Alice Gumbel
  • Birth Name Greg Gumbel
  • Net Worth $9 million
  • Currently Married Yes
  • Birth Country New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Salary $16 million
  • Married to Marcy Gumbel
  • Famous Name Greg Gumbel
  • Children Michelle Gumbel
  • Divorce N/A
  • Nationality American
  • Ethnicity Black

Greg Gumbel is a Television Sportscaster from the United States of America. Well recognized for his various assignments for CBS Sports, his most outstanding service are the National Football League and NCAA basketball.  

 He is an older brother to the famous sportscaster Bryant Gumbel. He was born in 1946 and celebrated his birthday every year on the 3rd of May. He was born in the place New Orleans, Louisiana, US.

Early Years

Gumbel attended De La Salle Institute. Before becoming a famous sports broadcaster, he received his Bachelor's degree in English from Loras College in Dubuque, Iowa. While studying there, he also excelled as a baseball player for his college team.

He has two sisters who are Rhonda Gumbel-Thomas and Renee Gumbel Farrahi.


Gumbel turned professional after finishing his studies at the college. He begins his journalism career with an audition for sportscaster at WMAQ-TV, a Chicago TV station. He got the opportunity to work with the network. He worked with them for seven years. Before being a famous sportscaster of the CBS network, he served as a prominent journalist for WFAN, ESPN, and MSG. He started his career at CBS in 1989 as a part-time NFL announcer. He became the host of The NFL Today.

He served from 1990 to 1993. He has also anchored CBS coverage of Major League Baseball, college football, and, in 1999, CBS’ coverage of the Datoytona 500. He also served as the prime-time anchor for the 1994 Winter Olympics. In 1994, he went to work with NBC Sports; while working there, he bags good experiences hosting many programs. He returned to CBS as he hosts the network’s college basketball coverage.

Is Greg Gumbel Married?

Greg Gumbel is a married man. His wife is Marcy Gumbel. His wife is gorgeously beautiful by her looks. They both are enjoying their married life with each other. They both had spent some of their unforgettable moments together after their marriage.

There is no issue of divorce between the lovely couples. He also has a child as her daughter. Her name is Michelle Gumbel. She is married and happily living with her husband in the United States. However, he has been busy with his professional work, but he equally prioritizes his family. Currently, he is living with his family in Fort Lauderdale in, Florida. 

Despite 75 years of his age, he looks young. He has perfect height and weight.

How Much Is Greg Gumbel Net Worth?

He is earning a fortune amount of salary from his employer. His present salary is $16 million. His estimated net worth is around $9 million. He is also popular on social networking sites. People followed him on Twitter. More info about his life and bio can be viewed on Wiki.

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