Quick Facts of Adam Schefter
- Full NameAdam Schefter
- Net Worth$4 Million
- Date of Birth1966 /12 /21
- Marital StatusMarried
- BirthplaceValley Stream, New York
- ProfessionSports writer
- Active Year2004-Present
- Eye colourDark-Brown
- Hair colourBlack
- SpouseSharri Maio (m. 2007)
- Height5 feet 8 inches (1.73m)
- Weight80 Kg
- EducationUniversity of Michigan, Northwestern University
- Online PresenceFacebook, Instagram, Twitter
American sportscaster Adam Schefter is one of the best reporters in the journalism industry. For the accolades of his work, the sportswriter earned 2014 Media Person of the Year from The MMQB and took his name carved as ‘the most influential New Yorker on Twitter’ from social media company ‘PeerIndex.’
There is so much to know about the life of Schefter apart from his professional career. Here are lesser known facts about him. Adam is an established NFL insider for ESPN. Moreover, he worked as a reporter/analyst for NFL Network for four years. If you want to know more in details about Adam Schefter’s married life, incomes & gains, and more, scroll down.
Who is Adam Schefter? Know About His Bio & Wiki
Adam Schefter is an American sportswriter and television analyst. He graduated from the University of Michigan and Northwestern University with degrees in journalism. Later, he wrote for several newspapers, including The Denver Post, before working at NFL Network. Then, Adam became an NFL insider for ESPN in 2009.
Being an American sportswriter Adam has a good attraction for his studies. Moreover, Adam was born on 1966 December in 21 Valley Stream, New York, but he spent his childhood in Bellmore, New York.
Furthermore, Adam belongs to American nationality and Jewish ethnicity. There are no details about Adam’s parents and siblings. As per his education, in June 1985, he graduated from John F. Kennedy High School. Also, in 1989, he graduated from the University of Michigan. Finally, Adam made his study life successful when he was graduated from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism.
Inside Of Adam Schefter’s Professional Career
Talking about Adam Schefter’s profession, being a successful American sportswriter, Adam started his career by an editor at The Michigan Daily. Later in September 1990, Adam started writing for the Rocky Mountain News. And also, the Denver Post in July 1996 while he was hired by the Denver Post.
After Adam’s writing skills got notified, he started working as a part of ESPN’s “The Sports Reporters”. He then started a Woody Paige on ESPN’s show, “Around the Horn”. After all, Adam joined the NFL Network in 2004. And also, he was a sideline reporter for NBC occasionally.
Following all the hard work as a writer which he has shown finally in 2009, he was the most popular sportswriter and also an analyst in the United States, and ESPN quickly grabbed him from the NFL Network for the betterment of his career.
How Much Is Adam Schefter’s Net Worth?
Adam Schefter, 52, has accumulated the net worth of $4 Million as of 2019, from his career as an American sportswriter. From his stint in ESPN, Adam makes an annual salary of $1.2 Million. Later in November 2016, Adam signed a new five-year extension with ESPN to remain in the company.
The longtime NFL insider then operated in a podcast ‘Know Them From Adam: The Adam Schefter Show‘. Also, he covered sideline reporting assignment with Lisa Salters, American Journalist, for NFL Wild Card telecast. The sportswriter joined ESPN in August 2009. Also, he worked as an NFL Insider appearing in programs like NFL Live, Monday Night Countdown, and SportsCenter.
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— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) September 5, 2018
Moreover, Adam commenced the coverage of his NFL journey in 1990. Also, he arrived as a sportswriter for over 15 years in the Denver Post and the Rocky Mountain News. Moreover, Adam’s career may not be daunting enough to require a sturdy body build but the sportswriter has got a nice body. He also stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches which is quite proportional to his weight of 80 kg.
Moreover, Adam is active in various sorts of social media like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Adam has more than 251k followers on Instagram. Adam also has around 597k followers on Facebook. Plus, Adam has more than 7.23 Million followers on Twitter.
Who Is Adam Schefter’s Wife? Know About His Marriage
Coming up to Adam Schefter’s personal life, Adam tied the knot with Sharri Maio. The duo met back in 2006, on a blind date while Sharri told him about her previous life that she was married. However, Sharri’s husband was killed on September 11, 2001, on the day of attack on the World Trade Center.
Sharri also told she had a son named Devon after she had told about her past days on the blind date. Also, both have a daughter named Dylan now. Both children of Adam Schefter and Sharri Maio has a friendly environment towards each other.
Talking about the rumors and controversy, on July 9, 2015, Adam tweeted that Jason Pierre-Paul had his right index finger amputated. Later it was highlighted as a great controversy of all time.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) December 19, 2018
There are also some rumors that the Eagles-Saints Mark Instagram happened false which was proved by Adam Schefter on 97.5 FM. Besides this, there are no such Rumors, controversy regarding the most popular sportswriter Adam Schefter.