Rod Gilmore Bio

Rod Gilmore Bio, Age, Family, Wife, Kids, ESPN, Football, Networth

Rod Gilmore Biography

Rod Gilmore is an ESPN and ABC college football commentator who has been with the networks since 1996.

Rod Gilmore Age

He was born on January 31, 1960 Oakland, California, U.S.

Rod Gilmore Height

He stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches tall.

Rod Gilmore Education

He graduated from Stanford University in 1982, where he played football for three years, and from the University of California, Berkeley in 1986 with a law degree.

Rod Gilmore Parents

Carter Gilmore, his father, was the first African American elected to the Oakland City Council, and Marie Gilmore, his mother, was elected mayor of Alameda, California, in November 2010.

Rod Gilmore Wife

He has been happily married to his wife Marie Gilmore. She was elected as the mayor of Alameda, California, in November 2010.

Rod Gilmore Kids

There has not been any details of whether he has children or not.

Rod Gilmore Cancer

He was diagnosed with multiple myeloma, a kind of blood cancer, in 2016. His father also battled cancer.

Rod Gilmore ESPN

Gilmore began his career as a college football analyst for ESPN in August 1996. Throughout the season, he participates to studio shows such as College Football Live and SportsCenter, as well as an ESPN/ABC Saturday telecast every week. He was previously an ESPN studio commentator and an ESPN.com and ESPN The Magazine contributor. Gilmore worked as an analyst for Prime Sports Network in California (1993-95), covering Pac-10 football, as well as SportsChannel Bay Area from 1991-93 and the Pacific Sports Network in 1990, before joining ESPN. In 1994, he received an Emmy nomination for live sports coverage of Pac-10 football.

Rod Gilmore Legal

In 1986, he graduated from the University of California at Berkeley Law School with a law degree and was admitted to the California State Bar the same year. He is currently employed with Doty, Barlow, Britt & Thieman, a business legal company in Palo Alto, California.

Rod Gilmore College Football

Gilmore, isĀ  an English major who graduated from Stanford in 1982. He was a three-year starter at defensive back under Bill Walsh, Rod Dowhwer, and Paul Wiggin, and also played baseball for the Cardinal.

Rod Gilmore Salary

He earns a salary of approximately $2 million annually

Rod Gilmore Networth

His networth is estimated at $10 million dollars

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