Maria Taylor Biography and Wiki
Suzette Maria Taylor is an American sports journalist and television personality working as a sportscaster for NBC Sports. She serves as the full-time host of Football Night in America, the most-watched studio show in sports. Taylor joined NBC Sports in July 2021.
Maria Taylor Age and Birthday
The journalist was born on May 12, 1987, in Alpharetta, Georgia, United States. She is 35 years old as of 2023. Her birth sign is Taurus. Maria turns 36 years old on May 12, 2023.
Maria Taylor Height and Weight
She stands at the height of 6 feet 2 inches (Approx, 1.88 meters) tall and weighs around 60 kg.
Maria Taylor Education
The host attended and graduated from Centennial High School in Roswell, Georgia. During her time in high school, she had a successful four-year basketball career and also played volleyball.
From there she joined The University of Georgia, a public land-grant research university with its main campus in Athens, Georgia.
Maria was named a member of the All-SEC volleyball team each season. More details regarding her academic credentials will be updated soon.
Maria Taylor Family, Parents, Siblings
Maria was born in Alpharetta, Georgia to her parents Suzette Taylor (mother), and Steve Taylor (father). She grew up alongside her siblings, Vanna and Steve.
Further information about her family background will be updated soon when revealed.
Maria Taylor’s Husband, Is She Married?
Moving on to her marital affairs, the famed sportscaster is happily married to her loving husband, Lee. However little is known regarding her current spouse.
Before that, she was previously married to her ex-husband, Rodney Blackstock. The couple married in 2014 but separated in 2021 due to reasons unknown to the public.
We are keeping tabs and we will update her partner’s details soon.
Maria Taylor Salary
According to NBC Sports estimates, she receives an average annual salary pegged between $3 million to $5 million in accordance with her contract with NBC.
While working at ESPN she received a whooping yearly salary of $3 million.
Maria Taylor’s Net Worth
The television personality has an estimated net worth of $2.5 million. This amount is from his extensive career as a sportscaster among other investments.
Maria Taylor Career
Maria works as a sportscaster for NBC Sports. She serves as the full-time host of Football Night in America, the most-watched studio show in sports. Taylor joined NBC Sports in July 2021.
She was dubbed the first female full-time host of Football Night. Maria replaced sportscaster Mike Tirico who moved to lead play-by-play position for Sunday Night Football.
Marie has covered college football, college volleyball, National Basketball Association (NBA), National Football League (NFL), and men’s and women’s college basketball.
The sportscaster served as the host for the men’s and women’s semi-finals and finals during NBC’s coverage of the 2022 French Open.