Bob Wischusen Biography
Robert Wischusen is an American sports commentator who is currently a college football and basketball voice for ESPN and the radio voice announcer for the New York Jets on WEPN-FM. He is also one of the highly-respected and versatile play-by-play voices along with Brock Huard.
Bob Wischusen Age And Height
Bob Wischusen Education
Bob Wischusen was born on October 1 in New Jersey. He holds an American nationality and belongs to white ethnic background.
Bob Wischusen graduated from Union Catholic Regional High School in Scotch Plains, New Jersey. He further, joined the Boston College and acquired his Bachelor’s degree.
Bob Wischusen’s Wife, Children
Bob currently lives in New York along with his family. He is a married man but, extensive details about his wife, parents, and family are yet to be revealed as Bob keeps them private; far from the media.
Besides, he is very active in his social media sites like Twitter and Instagram, where he usually posts glimpses of his family. Apart from having a loving wife, he is also blessed with five children. Bob and his wife share two beautiful daughters and three sons. His eldest daughter Katrina Wischusen, age 16, has already gained more than a thousand followers on her Instagram.
Although the true identity of his wife is unraveled, the fact that he loves her dearly and enjoys every bit of his married life is clear.
Bob Wischusen’s Professional Career
After his graduation from Boston College, Wischusen worked in sports radio at WQAM in Miami. He left the station and settled in New York. At first, he worked for WFAN as a reporter and update host for the station’s sports news.
During his employment at WFAN, he started working on the station’s Jets coverage and hosted the pregame, halftime and postgame shows.
Wischusen followed the coverage to WABC and became the play-by-play voice for the Jets on the station. He worked alongside Dave Jennings and Marty Lyons as his color commentators.
In 2006, Wischusen started working for ESPN as a secondary commentator for the college football and basketball. He was paired with Brian Griese for the 2010 college football season. Currently, he is calling with Brock Huard.
Besides, Wischusen also worked as a substitute announcer for WEPN and MSG’s coverage of the Knicks and New York Rangers.
Further, he worked as an announcer for the New York Dragons AFL team and as a field reporter for NBC’s coverage of Game 1 of the 2000 American League Division Series between the New York Yankees and Oakland Athletics.
His other works include anchoring coverage of the U.S. Open golf tournament along with Sean McDonough on ESPN Radio.
Bob Wischusen WFAN And WABC
Originally, Wischusen worked for WFAN as a reporter and update host for the station’s sports news flashes that air every twenty minutes. During his time at WFAN, he began working on the station’s Jets coverage, hosting the pregame, halftime, and postgame shows.
When WFAN lost the rights to the Jets after the 1998 season, Wischusen followed the coverage to WABC. In 2002, he became the play-by-play voice for the Jets on the station after Howard David departed the team for a job in Miami. During his time with the Jets, he’s worked with Dave Jennings and Marty Lyons as his color commentators.
Bob Wischusen ESPN
Wischusen began working for ESPN in 2006 as a secondary commentator for college football and basketball, usually calling games from mid-major conferences such as the MAC or WAC. As of 2009, Wischusen has been calling ACC college football regional action on ABC at 3:30(ET) with Brian Griese.
For the 2010 college football season, Wischusen was paired with Brian Griese, calling games for the Noon(ET) ESPN2 broadcast. Wischusen is currently calling with Brock Huard.
Bob Wischusen Net worth And Salary
Bob Wischusen has an estimated net worth over $0.5 million as of 2019.
He is one of the most popular ESPN and WEPN-FM anchors who have made a successful career as a sports anchorman. As ESPN is a popular Sports Network, it is well known for paying a heavy amount of salary to its sportscasters.
As Bob Wischusen is a regular ESPN and WEPN-FM anchor, he earns a decent amount of salary from the network.
The American sportscaster/anchor Bob Wischusen receives an annual salary of about $50,000 dollars from his successful reporting career with ESPN and WEPN-FM. However, his net worth is yet to be reviewed.
Bob Wischusen works alongside Brock Huard. at ESPN and WEPN-FM. As of now, Brock Huard reportedly receives an annual salary of about $39,910 dollars.
He currently, lives in New York, along with his family, and has a beautiful home there.