James Lofton Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Family, Wife, FOX 5, Salary and Net Worth

James Lofton is an American Pro Football Hall of Fame wide receiver and journalist currently working as the FOX 5’s NFL analyst. He joined CBS Sports in May 2017 as an analyst for THE NFL ON CBS.

James Lofton Profile

James Lofton is an American Pro Football Hall of Fame wide receiver and journalist serving as FOX5’s NFL analyst. He joined CBS Sports in May 2017 as an analyst for THE NFL ON CBS.

James Lofton Education – College|Where did James go to college?

Lofton attended George Washington High School in Los Angeles, California, and played quarterback and safety there. Lofton attended Stanford University for his college football career. As a senior in 1977, he caught 57 passes for 1,010 yards and 14 touchdowns, earning him AP and NEA second-team All-American honors. Lofton was a member of the fraternity Theta Delta Chi and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in industrial engineering in 1978.

James Lofton Career

Lofton serves as an analyst for FOX 5’s NFL analyst. From 2009 to 2016, Lofton was the lead game analyst for Westwood One’s radio coverage of Sunday Night Football. He joined Westwood One in 2000 but left for seven years to coach with the San Diego Chargers and Oakland Raiders before returning in 2009. This season, he will call select Monday Night Football games for Westwood One as well as preseason games for the Green Bay Packers alongside Kevin Harlan. Lofton has previously worked as a broadcaster for CNN and NBC Sports.

Lofton, who was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2003, was the Green Bay Packers first-round pick in 1978, beginning a long career as an NFL wide receiver. He caught 764 passes for 14,004 yards in 16 seasons with Green Bay, the Los Angeles Raiders, the Buffalo Bills, the Los Angeles Rams, and the Philadelphia Eagles, which was the most in NFL history at the time of his retirement. Lofton caught 41 passes for 759 yards and eight touchdowns in 13 playoff games, including a seven-reception performance in Super Bowl XXVI.

Lofton graduated from Stanford University in 1978 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Engineering. He was also an Academic All-American in football in 1977 and an NCAA Track and Field champion in the Long Jump in 1978.

James Lofton Age

Lofton is 65 years old as of 2021. He was born on 5 July 1956 in Fort Ord National Monument, California, United States. He celebrates his birthday on 5 July every year.

Quick Facts About James Lofton

Full Name James Lofton
Age 65 years old as of 2021
Nationality American
Spouse Beverly
Net Worth $5 Million – $5 Million

James Lofton Height

James stands at a height of 6 feet 3 inches (1.91 m).

James Lofton Family

James is the son of Violet Lofton and Emmanuel Michael Lofton. His cousin, Kevin Bass, was a Major League Baseball player.

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James Lofton Wife and Children

James is a married man. He together with his wife, Beverly, has three children, David Lofton, Daniel Lofton, and Violet Lofton. His son David is a football player who most recently played for the Toronto Argonauts of the Canadian Football League.

James Lofton Salary

Being one of the top journalists for FOX 5 San Diego, Lofton earns an annual salary of $70,000.

James Lofton Net Worth

Lofton has an estimated net worth of $5 Million -$5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a football player, coach, and FOX 5’s NFL analyst.

Why did James Lofton leave the Packers?

Lofton was charged with sexual assault after an incident that happened in a Green Bay bar. All the while, the Packers were already reeling from the publicity surrounding a sexual-assault charge against defensive back Mossy Cade. He ended up suspended with one game left in the 1986 season.

Does James Lofton have Cancer?

Rumors have been circulating that Lofton is suffering from cancer. However, he has not clarified the information about these claims. It is therefore not known whether or not he has cancer.

Does James Lofton have a Super Bowl ring?

Lofton has played so many games including two Super Bowls with the Buffalo Bills but has never obtained that ring.

James Lofton FOX 5 San Diego

At FOX 5 San Diego Lofton works alongside;

  1. Raoul Martinez
  2. Kathleen Bade
  3. Shally Zomorodi
  4. Kristina Audencial
  5. Jason Sloss
  6. Brad Wills
  7. Chrissy Russo
  8. Victoria Johnson
  9. Troy Hirsch
  10. Julian Del Gaudio
  11. Samantha Rivera
  12. Carl Luna
  13. Geena the Latina
  14. Xavier “The X-Man”

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