- After a successful career as a linebacker/ Safety position in American football, Coy Wire has pursued a new career in journalism. He has been working as an anchor and correspondent for CNN Sports since 2015. He is also known for covering the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup and Super Bowl 50.
- On top of that, Coy published an inspirational book named Change Your Mind in 2012, which brought a lot of limelight.
- Net Worth, Salary, Income
- Married, Wife, Children
- Parents, Family, and Sibling
- Body Measurement: Height and Weight
After a successful career as a linebacker/ Safety position in American football, Coy Wire has pursued a new career in journalism. He has been working as an anchor and correspondent for CNN Sports since 2015. He is also known for covering the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup and Super Bowl 50.
On top of that, Coy published an inspirational book named Change Your Mind in 2012, which brought a lot of limelight.
Coy Wire was born in Lemoyne, Pennsylvania, in 1978. His birthday is celebrated on the 7th of November and possesses the Scorpio zodiac sign. He holds an American nationality. He is the son of Rick and Jane Wire.
Net Worth, Salary, Income
Before appearing as a report on CNN, Coy was serving as an American football player. He was first drafted in the third round by the Buffalo Bills of the 2002 NFL Draft (97th Overall). At that time, he began playing as a rookie in 15 games at strong safety. Then, he got named Buffalo’s Special Teams Player of the Year twice and became team captain in 2005.
On the 25th of July 2008, Coy signed and played for the Atlanta Falcons in NFL. For over three seasons, he played in 47 of 48 games and got released on the 2nd of September 2011.
Eventually, in 2015, Coy started working as a full-time anchor and correspondent in the CNN Sports. He also got a position to work as an anchor for Bleacher Report segments and serves as an expert contributor across all platforms. He even got the opportunity to cover the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup, the College Football Playoff Semi-Finals and National Championship games, and Super Bowl 50.
As of 2020, Coy’s net worth measures at thousands of dollars.
Married, Wife, Children
Coy is residing happily with his wife in Atlanta, Georgia. He shared his wedding oath with Claire. She owns a home design and renovation company.
However, Coy hasn’t shed any light on his personal life. So, his marriage date and place remain confined.
Parents, Family, and Sibling
Coy was born in Wire family to parents Rick and Jane. He possesses the Irish, Dutch, Japanese, Irish and German descent. His mother works as a software analyst, and his father founded a company called Dynamite Sports, which guides student-athletes. Furthermore, he was raised with two siblings, a sister Tiffany and brother Casey. His brother is a PGA certified teaching profession.
Talking about his education, Coy went to study at Rice Elementary in the South Middleton School District. Then, he enrolled in Highland Elementary School, and Lemoyne Middle School, all in the West Shore School District. Finally, in 1997, he completed his education from Cedar Cliff in Camp Hill, Pennsylvania.
Body Measurement: Height and Weight
Coy Wire has a tall height of 6 feet and weighs around 103kgs. He has black eyes and is bald.