Mike Golic

by Jack Ol 08 Aug,2015
Mike Golic
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet 5 Inch
Personal Info
  • Birth Name Michael Louis Golic
  • Birth Place Willowick, Ohio
  • Famous Name Mike Golic
  • Father Lou Golic
  • Mother Catherine Golic
  • Net Worth $9 million
  • Salary $2 million
  • Nationality American
  • Ethnicity White
  • Currently Married Yes
  • Married to Christine Golic (m. 1987)
  • Divorce N/A
  • Children 3

Michael Louis Golic, popular as Mike Golic, is an American former National Football League (NFL) defensive lineman who currently hosts ESPN's sports-talk radio show, Golic and Wingo. Also, he is a sports analyst for ESPN and ESPN2's NFL studio programming, and for the networks' college football coverage. In addition, Golic serves as the color commentator on Arena Football League as well as presents a gag show called The Lighter Side of Sports.

As of 2019, Golic has an estimated net worth of $15 million with an annual salary of $5 million. Furthermore, the fifty-six years is married to Christine Golic. Together with his wife, he has three children: Mike Golic Jr., Jake Golic, and Sydney Golic.

Net Worth and Salary 

The 56 years old former co-host of ESPN Radio's Mike & Mike, Mike has an estimated net worth of $15 million in 2019. According to the source, he has an annual average salary of $5 million from ESPN.

Maximum of his net worth is built through his professional career in NFL and ESPN.

Besides, he has endorsed different products such as Tabasco hot sauce, Philadelphia’s Steven Singer Jewelers, Dr. Pepper and the Nutrisystem program. 

Who is Golic Married to?

Moving on to his personal life, he is a happily married man. He and his wife, Christine Golic, tied the knot in 1987. Though the couple has completed their 25 years of marriage and the love and trust between them are still as fresh as ever. So, there are no chances of them getting divorce till the date.

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What an incredible ride through mike and mike...no doubt my family is the reason it went so well

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Mike and Christine are blessed with 3 children: Mike Golic Jr., Jake, and Sydney. Both of their sons are involved in football and their only daughter decided to pursue her career in swimming.

Mike Golic with his wife and children SOURCE: Life of Dad

Also Read: His son, Mike Golic Jr.'s Net worth and Career

Mike once left his show when his father-in-law was no more which proves him as a caring and very responsible person who loves his family very much. There is no information about Mike having an extramarital affair or any past girlfriends and the family seems to be happy in their life.

Mike was once successful to break the internet into his famous picture where he poses like one of the pictures of Kim Kardashian’s nude photoshoot. This incident took place over a bet between ESPN co-anchors Mike Greenberg and Mike Golic when the former’s alma mater played the latter’s in football.

Standing 6 ft. 5 in. tall with a weight of 120 kg, this multitalented personality can also be seen being involved in different charity works, each with different issues.

Early Life of Mike Golic

Mike Golic was Born as Michael Louis Golic Sr on 12 December 1962 at Willowick, Ohio, in the United States. He is a very versatile person in nature. He did his schooling from St. Joseph High School in Cleveland, Ohio.

Later, he joined the University of Notre Dame where he majored in finance and management. He was also the football team caption during his senior season and has also wrestled for the Irish.

Professional Career of Mike Golic

Golic was drafted by the Houston Oilers selected in the 10th round with the 255th overall pick in the 1985 NFL Draft. He was an eight-year NFL veteran, playing defensive tackle for the Houston Oilers, Philadelphia Eagles, and Miami Dolphins. On April 27, 2008, it was announced Golic would appear alongside football's greatest players like Joa Montana and Tom Brady in the PS3 and Xbox 360 game

After his retirement, he begins his television career with a weekly segment on the Randall Cunningham Show. He received a Mid-Atlantic Region Emmy Award for his feature Golic's Got It.

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He hosted Mike & Mike with Mike Greenberg on ESPN Radio and ESPN2 for 17 years. Golic was inducted into the National Wrestling Hall of Fame in the Outstanding American category in 2015.

Moreover, Golic is also a co-author of the book entitled Mike and Mike's Rules for Sports and Life with co-host Mike Greenberg published in 2010.

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