He says that performing radio play-by-play for CU football and basketball games and covering the team during its 1990 and 1991 Orange Bowl appearances were the bait that hooked him on being a broadcaster.
Eric Christensen Career
Christensen serves at CBS4 Denver as a sports anchor/reporter/producer. He started his broadcasting career back in college at the University of Colorado. Christensen’s first paying job was in Scottsbluff, Nebraska where he was hired as the weekend sports anchor/weekday news reporter. Those were not his only duties. As an entry-level person on TV, you learn to wear many hats. He anchored the news, did the weather, and even read the farm reports.
After 2 years at KDUH-TV, Christensen was hired as the weekend sports anchor and reporter in Kearney, Neb. All in all, he spent 6 years on TV in the Cornhusker state.
Eric’s time happened to correspond with the Huskers winning back-to-back National Championships and also included the Bugeaters going 6-0 against his beloved Buffs.
Finally, he made his way back to Denver and was hired as a sports producer at Clear Channel Communications. Eric produced several sports talk radio shows and performed play-by-play for many CU men’s and women’s basketball games. Additionally, Christensen was the play-by-play man for the now-defunct UPN20 High School Football Game of the Week.
Quick Facts About Eric Christensen
|Full Name||Eric Christensen|
|Age||53 years old as of 2021|
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $5 Million|
In 2000, CBS4 hired him as a sports producer. Christensen is also a sports reporter and anchor for CBS4.
Eric Christensen Age, Birthday / How old is Eric Christensen?
Christensen was born on September 7, 1968, in the Denver, United States of America (he is 53 years old as of 2021.)
Eric Christensen Height, measurements
Christensen stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 8 inches.
Eric Christensen Family
Information regarding Christensen’s parents and siblings is currently under review. However, the information will be updated as soon as it’s available.
Eric Christensen’s Wife, married
Information about Christensen’s dating life is not known for he has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight. It is therefore not known if he is dating or engaged to someone or whether he is married and enjoying life with his wife.
Eric Christensen Son
Christensen has one son and he enjoys watching his son Davis compete in sports, playing golf, cooking, supporting the Buffs, and reading.
Eric Christensen Salary
Being one of the weekend sports anchors and reporters for CBS4, Christensen earns an annual salary ranging between $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Eric Christensen’s Net Worth
Christensen has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a sports anchor and reporter.
Eric Christensen CBS Denver
At CBS Denver, Christensen works alongside;
- Matt Kroschel – Journalist
- Conor McCue – Journalist
- Britt Moreno – Anchor/Reporter
- Suzanne McCarroll – General Assignment Reporter
- Tori Mason – Reporter
- Kelly Werthmann – General Assignment Reporter
- Kati Weis – Investigative Reporter
- Kathy Walsh – Reporter
- Jeff Todd – Reporter
- Dillon Thomas – General Assignment Reporter
- Michael Spencer – sports anchor
- Chris Spears – Meteorologist
- Ashton Altieri – Meteorologist
- Michael Abeyta – Journalist