Wendi Nix Bio

Wendi Nix Bio, Age, Husband, Kids, ESPN, NFL Live, Networth

Wendi Nix Biography

Wendi Nix is the host of ESPN’s NFL Live. She is an American anchor and sports reporter. In February 2018, she took over as the primary host of the company’s year-round weekday pro football studio show.

Wendi Nix Age

Wendi was born in Murrells Intell, South Carolina on September 17, 1974.

Wendi Nix Height

She stands at a height of  5 feet 10 inches tall

Wendi Nix Education

Wendi attended and graduated from Socastee High School in 1992. She was a dancer, a three-time homecoming queen, and a participant on the track team in high school. She then went to Cranford, New Jersey’s Union County College. Wendy has earned degrees from the University of Massachusetts Amherst and Wofford College in Spartanburg, South Carolina, over the course of her career.

Wendi Nix Family

Wendi was raised by her parents in South Carolina her father was Wayne Nix, and not much information is known of her mother and her siblings.

Wendi Nix Husband

Wendy is married to Joe Richie. There exists an estimated age gap of 28 years between them, the husband being the older one between the two. However, she was previously married to Ben Cherington who currently is the vice-president of baseball operations for the  “Toronto Blue Jays” of Major League Baseball.  The couple decided to call quits on their marriage in 2010. However, the news was kept under wraps until Nix disclosed information about it later on.

Wendi Nix Kids

She is a loving mother of two daughters from her previous marriage.

Wendi Nix ESPN

Nix is an NFL and college football host who joined ESPN in 2006. Nix began a new dual duty as anchor of ESPN’s NFL Rewind and College Football Live in September 2020. Nix joined ESPN as a reporter and host in August 2006, covering college football, the NFL, and golf. Previously, she presented ESPN2’s College Football Live and College Football Saturdays. She’s also made appearances on SportsCenter and College GameDay. Her golf experience includes coverage of three of the four majors, including the US Open (2007-10) and The Masters.

Along with that, Nix spent three years as a sports anchor and reporter at WHDH-TV (NBC) in Boston before joining ESPN (2003-06). She has also served as a national sports reporter for FOXSports, a FOXSports New England anchor/reporter (2002-03), and an anchor/reporter for the New England Sports Network (NESN) in 2001. In 1999, Nix began her broadcast career with ABC station WPDE-TV in Myrtle Beach-Florence, South Carolina, where she covered NASCAR and high school sports as well as news.

Wendi Nix NFL

Nix has previously presented NFL Live for three years, leading the weekday pro football show from studio and on-location at big NFL events such as the Scouting Combine, NFL Draft, and Super Bowl. Nix co-hosted Sunday NFL Countdown with Chris Berman for three seasons in addition to NFL Live (2014-16).

Wendi Nix Salary

Wix currently earns a salary of $100k yearly from ESPN.

Wendi Nix Networth

According to the last valuation done by Forbes magazine, Wendy is worth approximately $2 Million

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