Melanie Collins Biography
Melanie Collins is an American TV host, a sports broadcaster from Pennsylvania who works for the NFL on CBS Sports and co-hosts Driver vs Driver on Golf Channel.
Melanie was born at State College, Pennsylvania to Nancy and Doug. She grew up together with her two brothers, Christian who is older and Kurtis who is younger. Her brother Kurt, played hockey for the college.
She graduated from Penn State with a degree in communications in 2008.
Melanie Collins Age
Melanie was born on February 06, 1986. She is 33 Years old as of 2019.
Melanie Collins Husband | Melanie Collins James Neal
Melanie is not yet married. She, however, is dating ice hockey player James Neal. Melanie and Neal met during an event in 2014. The couple is still happily together.Melanie Collins Photo
Prior to dating Neal, Melanie was in a relationship with ice hockey player Scottie Upshall. The had been dating from 2009 until 2013 when they finally split.
Melanie Collins CBS Sports
Melanie is working as a sideline reporter for the NFL on CBS and hosting Big Break & Driver vs Driver on Golf Channel.
In her sophomore year, Melanie was working as a bartender. When working there, a coworker asked if she wanted to gain on-air experience by working with AccuWeather and she took the opportunity.
Following her stint with AccuWeather, she got an internship on PBS affiliated WPSU-TV. Her work started as a job of “collecting stats for the guy there” but it later developed into a co-hosting job for the show, Let’s Talk Sports Nittany Lions Fans.
Upon graduating, she left the network. She had by then covered Penn State football, basketball, baseball, and volleyball.
During her senior year, Melanie earned an internship with the Big Ten Network(BTN). She started out behind the scenes and after graduating, she was hired by the network to cover Penn State football.
After the season was over, Melanie was immediately offered a job by NBA-TV Atlanta. She remained there for a whole year as an online host and reporter.
Over the next few years, she was featured on several major networks like MLB, NASCAR, and PGA. She also appeared on PGATour, CSNBay Area, E!News Now and NBC Sports Network.
Finally, she started working as a sideline reporter for the NFL on CBS and as a host of the show Driver vs. Driver on Golf Channel.
Melanie Collins Net Worth
Melanie has an estimated net worth of $500 thousand dollars.