Field Yates Biography
Field Yates is a year-round ESPN NFL Insider. He presents ESPN2’s award-winning pregame show Fantasy Football Now on NFL Sundays.
Field Yates Age
He was born on May 3, 1987, in Boston, Massachusetts.
Field Yates Height
He stands at a height of 5 feet 11 inches tall.
Field Yates Education
He was a member of the football squad at Belmont Hill High School. Yates was chosen to the All-Independent School League team as a tight end and linebacker. Later he went on to Wesleyan University, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology. He was a member of the football and lacrosse teams at Wesleyan.
Field Yates Parents
He is the beloved son of John Yates (father) and Paige Yates (mother).
Field Yates Sibling
He is a brother to Taylor Yates.
Field Yates Wife
He has been happily married to Chapin Duke. Chapin is a senior analyst at Cambridge Associates and is an American native. This is a US-based investment firm that is privately held.
Field Yates Kids
He is a glad father to Kinley Paige Yates born in 2022 and a dog father to Cisco golden boy.
Field Yates ESPN
Yates, who joined ESPN in 2012, also co-hosts the popular Fantasy Focus Football podcast on ESPN Audio, which began streaming live on Twitter on weekdays in August 2018. Yates also co-hosts ESPN Radio’s Primetime and contributes to Monday Tailgate, ESPN’s digital pregame show that began in 2020 and streams live on ESPN’s social media channels and the ESPN App. Yates also contributes to ESPN.com and participates in ESPN’s Fantasy Football Marathon and NFL Draft programming each year.
He co-hosted the First Draft podcast with ESPN Senior NFL Draft commentators Mel Kiper Jr. and Todd McShay in January 2021. Yates held positions for ESPN Boston and co-hosted two ESPN Radio shows with Randy Scott and Andrew Hawkins: Operation Football and Football Friendzy with Rachel Lindsay and Bobby Carpenter.
Before taking over as a show host in 2020, he worked as an NFL Insider on Fantasy Football Now for five seasons (2015-2019).
Prior to joining ESPN, Yates worked for the Kansas City Chiefs for two seasons and apprenticed with the New England Patriots front office for four summers. He worked on both the scouting and coaching staffs in Kansas City, and he divided his four summers in New England between coaching and scouting duties.
Field Yates Salary
He earns a salary of approximately $76,000 annually.
Field Yates Networth
His networth stands at an estimate of $1 million.