Greg Gumbel Net Worth

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Greg Gumbel net worth is
$16 Million

Greg Gumbel's salary (annual):
$4 Million

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Greg Gumbel is an American television sportscaster with a net worth of $16 million dollars. A sportscaster broadly known for his coverage of the NFL as well as the NCAA, Greg Gumbel started working as a sportscaster in 1973. The sportscaster has worked for CBS, ESPN, and MSG, among other networks, and he became the very first African American to call a major sports tournament along with his play-by-play of the Super Bowl in 2001. The brothers were born in New Orleans, Louisiana and are of Creole lineage.

Greg Gumbel Net Worth $16 Million Dollars

In 1973, brother Bryant told Greg of a place as a sports announcer that has been accessible at a Chicago TV Station (WMAQ TV). Greg got the job and worked in the station for seven years. Greg Gumbel’s first visibility on CBS was as a part time NFL announcer in 1988. Following CBS’s loss of the NFL and Major League Baseball airing contracts, Gumbel moved to NBC (1994), though he finally returned to CBS, where his first important duty upon his return was to function as studio host for the network’s coverage of college basketball.

Quick Facts

Birth date: May 3, 1946
Birth place: New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
Education:Loras College
Spouse:Marcy Gumbel
Children:Michelle Gumbel
Parents:Richard Dunbar Gumbel, Rhea Alice Gumbel
Siblings:Bryant Gumbel, Renee Gumbel-Farrahi, Rhonda Gumbel-Thomas
Nominations:Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding Sports Personality - Play-By-Play, Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding Sports Personality - Studio Host
TV shows:Major League Baseball on CBS, The NFL Today

Interesting Facts

1CBS Sportscaster [March 2002]
2Has one daughter, Michelle
3Over the air TV play-by-play announcer for the Philadelphia 76ers in 1991-1992.
4Graduated from Loras College in Dubuque, Iowa in 1967.
5Gumbel switched networks in 1993 from CBS to NBC and back to CBS in 1998 when NBC lost NFL football.
6The first black play-by-play announcer at a Super Bowl (January 2001)
7Older brother of Bryant Gumbel.

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2014EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Studio Host
2005EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Studio Host
2002EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Play-By-Play
2001EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Studio Host
2000EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Studio Host
1999EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Studio Host
1999TV Guide AwardTV Guide AwardsFavorite Sportscaster
1998EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Studio Host
1997EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Studio Host
1996EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Studio Host
1995EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Studio Host
1994EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Studio Host
1985ACECableACE AwardsSports HostSportsCenter (1979)




Cosby1999TV SeriesGreg Gumbel
3rd Rock from the Sun1998TV SeriesGreg Gumbel
1997 NBA Western Conference Finals1997TV Series



Cheap Seats: Without Ron Parker2005TV SeriesHimself
The 100 Most Memorable TV Moments2004TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
Super Bowl XXXVIII2004TV SpecialHimself - Play-by-Play Announcer
2001 AFC Championship Game2002TV SpecialHimself - Play-by-Play Announcer
Yes, Dear2001TV SeriesHimself
Super Bowl XXXV2001TV MovieHimself - Play-by-Play Announcer
Nickelodeon GAS Sideline Heroes of the NFL2000TV MovieHimself - Host
1999 AFC Championship Game2000TV MovieHimself - Play-by-Play Announcer
Hollywood Squares1999TV SeriesHimself
1998 AFC Championship Game1999TV MovieHimself - Play-by-Play Announcer
Buddy Faro1998TV SeriesHimself
Jeopardy!1998TV SeriesHimself - Celebrity Contestant
1997 AFC Championship Game1998TV MovieHimself - Studio Host / Trophy Presentation
The Chris Rock Show1997TV SeriesHimself
Howard Stern1997TV SeriesHimself
1996 AFC Championship Game1997TV SpecialHimself - Studio Host / Trophy Presentation
1995 AFC Championship Game1996TV MovieHimself - Studio Host / Trophy Presentation
1995 National League Championship Series1995TV SeriesHimself - Play-by-Play Announcer
1994 AFC Championship Game1995TV MovieHimself - Studio Host / Trophy Presentation
1994 Winter Olympics Highlights Video1994VideoHimself - Host
Late Night with Conan O'Brien1994TV SeriesHimself
1994 MLB All-Star Game1994TV SpecialHimself - Pregame Host
The 1994 Winter Olympics Figure Skating Competition Highlights Video1994VideoHimself
Lillehammer 1994: XVII Olympic Winter Games1994TV SeriesHimself
1993 NFC Championship Game1994TV SpecialHimself - Studio Host
1993 American League Championship Series1993TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Play-by-Play Announcer
1992 NFC Championship Game1993TV SpecialHimself - Studio Host
Evening Shade1992TV SeriesHimself
Albertville 1992: XVI Olympic Winter Games1992TV SeriesHimself
1991 NFC Championship Game1992TV MovieHimself - Studio Host
1990 NFC Championship Game1991TV MovieHimself - Studio Host
1990 MLB All-Star Game1990TV SpecialHimself - Pregame Host
The NFL on CBS1988TV SeriesHimself - Play-by-Play Announcer
CBS This Morning1987TV SeriesHimself - Sportscaster (1989-1993)
Ebony/Jet Showcase1985-1987TV SeriesHimself - Co-Host
Jets Journal1987TV SeriesHimself - Host
Sports Forum1987TV SeriesHimself - Host
The NFL on NBC1965TV SeriesHimself - Announcer
The Summer Sports Spectacular1960TV SeriesHost
Inside the NFL2015TV SeriesHimself - Host
NCAA College Basketball: Michigan State at Michigan2014TV MovieHimself - Host
The Best Man Holiday2013Himself
The NFL Today2005-2013TV SeriesHimself - Host / Himself - Announcer
CBS Sports Spectacular: March Madness Fandemonium2013TV MovieHimself - Host
CBS Cares2006TV SeriesHimself
The 100 Greatest TV Quotes & Catchphrases2006TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself

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