Howard Griffith Profile
Howard Griffith is an American football fullback who is working for FOX Sports and BTN serving as a football analyst. He joined FOX Sports in July 2007.
Howard Griffith Career
Griffith serves as a football analyst and continues to appear in an array of studio programming throughout the fall and winter. He set an NCAA record with eight rushing touchdowns in a single game while at the University of Illinois. He spent two seasons as a fullback with the St. Louis Rams and the Carolina Panthers before joining the Denver Broncos in 1997. Griffith spent five seasons with the Broncos, winning two Super Bowl rings in Super Bowl XXXII and XXXIII. Griffith was a key player in the Broncos’ Super Bowl victory in 1999, recording two running touchdowns.
Griffith joined the network after previously working as an analyst for the Illini Radio Network. He is the founder and president of The United Youth Football League’s Hyde Park Jr. Spartans program. The program’s goal is to instill good character traits while also providing the opportunity to engage in youth football regardless of previous experience or athletic ability.
Griffith was picked by the Indianapolis Colts in the ninth round of the 1991 NFL Draft. In 1993, he made his NFL debut with the Los Angeles Rams. Griffith signed with the Denver Broncos in 1997 and spent five seasons as a blocking back for Terrell Davis. Griffith won two Super Bowl rings with the Broncos, in Super Bowl XXXII and Super Bowl XXXIII. Griffith left the NFL at the beginning of the 2002 season due to a neck injury. Griffith currently serves as a sports analyst for the Big Ten Network. He wrote the book Laying it on the Line in 2001. In 2005 and 2006, he also provided NFL commentary for Fox and the NFL Networks.
Howard Griffith Age|How old is Howard Griffith?
Griffith is 53 years old as of 2021. He was born on 17 November 1968 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. He celebrates his birthday on 17 November every year.
Howard Griffith Height
Griffith stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 10 inches.
Quick Facts About Howard Griffith
|Full Name||Howard Griffith|
|Age||53 years old as of 2021|
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $5 Million|
Howard Griffith Family
Information regarding Griffith’s parents and siblings is currently under review. However, the information will be updated as soon as it’s available.
Howard Griffith Wife
Griffith is married to Kim Griffith. They have two children; Griffith II and Houston Griffith. The family resides in Chicago with his wife and two sons. His son Houston committed to Notre Dame in 2018.
Howard Griffith’s son (Houston Griffith)
Griffith and his wife Kim are the parents of well-known football players. He is rated as the No. 51 overall player and No. 8 cornerback in the class by 247Sports. He boasts scholarship offers from just about every high-major program in the country, and most would argue that puts him out of realistic reach for Illinois.
Howard Griffith Salary
Being one of the top reporters for FOX Sports, Griffith earns an annual salary ranging from $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Howard Griffith’s Net Worth
Griffith has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a football fullback.
Who did Howard Griffith play football for?
Griffith played for two seasons each with the Carolina Panthers and St. Louis Rams prior to joining hands with Denver Broncos is 1997. He has also played five seasons with the Broncos, where he won two Super Bowl rings in Super Bowl XXXII and Super Bowl XXXIII.
Howard Griffith FOX Sports
At FOX Sports Griffith works alongside;
- Brandon Marshall
- AJ Pierzynski
- Kristina Pink
- David Ortiz
- Raoul Ortiz
- Pam Oliver
- Laura Okmin
- Joy Taylor
- Charissa Thompson
- Nick Swisher
- Dave Wannstedt
- Sara Walsh
- Jonathan Vilma