Sal Paolantonio Biography
Sal Paolantonio is an American journalist who currently works as a Philadelphia-based bureau reporter for ESPN. Additionally, he joined the station in 1995. Since joining, he has become a staple in their NFL coverage. In 2004, this eloquent journalist added studio work to his duties, replacing Suzy Kolber as the host of NFL Matchup. Additionally, his best work for ESPN was his coverage of the Terrell Owens saga with the Philadelphian Eagles. This was during the 2004 and 2005 seasons.
This renowned journalist graduated from the State University of New York at Oneonta. He graduated in the class of 1977 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in history. He also attended New York University. There he earned his Master’s degree in journalism in 1978. He served as a Surface Warfare Officer in the United States Navy. This was from 1979 to 1983. While there he was awarded the United Nations Media in 1983. He also served abroad USS Ouellet and the USS Haleakala.
Prior to joining his current station, he was a political reporter and Philadelphian Eagles beat reporter. This was for The Philadelphian Inquirer from 1993 to 1995. While still here, he also served as a reporter for WPHL-TV nightly news show. In 1993, he published his first book. The book was a biography on Frank L Rizzo entitled The Last Big Man in Big City America.
In 2007, he and Reuben Frank (fellow sports journalist), put out The Paolantonio Report: The Most Overrated and Underrated Players, Teams, Coaches, and Moments in NFL History. This book has been the best-selling NFL book in the country. This is according to Amazon.com.
Sal Paolantonio Age
How old is Sal? Sal is 65 years old as of 2021. He was born Salvatore Anthony Nicholas Paolantonio. Additionally, he was born on June 13, 1956, in Long Islands, New York, the United States. Furthermore, he celebrates his birthday on June 13 every year.
Sal Paolantonio’s Height
Paolantonio stands at an average height of 5 feet 7 inches. Additionally, he is of moderate weight. However, his exact weight is not known and will be updated.
Sal Paolantonio Family
Paolantonio has not shared information on his parents and siblings. However, we will update this section soon.
Sal Paolantonio Wife
Paolantonio is happily married to his supportive and caring wife Lynn McGraw. Additionally, they got married in 1979. Furthermore, they are blessed with three daughters, Sarah, Zoe, and Kyle. Sarah is a coordinating producer at Sirius/XM radio. Zoe on the other hand is an attorney. Kyle is a school teacher in Steamboat Spring Colorado.
Sal Paolantonio Net Worth
Paolantonio has an estimated net worth of between $1 million to $5 million. Additionally, Paolantonio’s main source of income is his career as a journalist.
Sal Paolantonio Salary
Paolantonio receives an estimated annual salary of between $20, 000 to $100, 000.