Who is sportscaster Lindsay Rhodes?
Born Lindsay Overman-Soto under the sign of Pisces on the 26th of February 1976, in El Toro, California USA, Lindsay Rhodes is a 42-year-old Caucasian sportscaster, journalist and TV personality, perhaps best known to the world for her significant presence on the TV screen as one of the hosts and reporters for the NFL Network. Aside from that, she has had a number of other positions across various media companies throughout her reporting career since 1998.
Early Life and Education
Lindsay was raised in her hometown, by an insurance company agent father, and a home maker mother with thus far unknown identities. Lindsay was the youngest child in her family, but her siblings’ names and ages are unknown. Also, Lindsey didn’t grow up in a complete family, since her parents divorced when she was only a few months old. It is unknown who got custody, but Lindsay had contact with both of her parents while maturing. It is unknown when exactly she took an interest in what she does today, including her childhood hobbies. As per her education, she enrolled at Toro High School, where she served as a sports editor for her high school’s yearbook and from where she matriculated in 1994. Later she enrolled at the University of South California, from where she graduated with a major in broadcast journalism in 1998.
Lindsay sought employment in her profession while she was still in college, thus obtaining an internship at both the USC Athletic Department and Fox Sports Net. Upon completing her internships in 1999, Lindsay moved to the ABC-affiliated KVEW-TV in the Washington Tri-Cities for her first full-time job as a reporter. After a year, she transferred over to the Fox-affiliated KKFX-TV in Santa Barbara, California, where she served as a weekday sports anchor. However, she didn’t stay here for long, as she moved to Fox Sports Net (FSN) West, where she would cover college and professional teams’ performance in Los Angeles for the next six years. During her time there, she was commended as one of the most visible reporters and anchors, also thanks to her sideline reporting of USC/UCLA football. She later moved to NBC Sports, where she got to cover the prestigious 2008 Summer Olympics, and after that to Versus, where she covered the Stanley Cup Playoffs. In the same year, she ultimately joined the NFL Network, where she remains employed until today as a sportscaster. Her contribution to the media was in 2010 recognized officially with the GENII Award for Excellence in Sports Reporting.
Aside from the said GENII Award, Lindsay has had additional official recognition for her career successes – she won the Los Angeles area Emmy Award for Best Sports Reporting during her time at FSN West in 2004, and a year later was nominated for the Los Angeles area Emmy Award for the Best Sports Feature, thanks to her coverage of the story about Michael Rivas, although this nomination went by.
Even though Lindsay was already quite popular prior to 2012, it wasn’t until the said year that information about her romantic involvements hit the media. According to her own announcement, she went from Lindsay Soto to Lindsay Rhodes on the 19th of February 2012, after marrying Matt Rhodes in a private ceremony at an unspecified location. Before that, it is said that they dated for a year, and now they have two children, a boy born in 2014, and another son named Clayton Lee on the 26th of May 2017. Lindsay often posts pictures of her husband and sons on her social media profiles. Thus far, there hasn’t been any controversy surrounding her marriage and any past relationships.
What is Lindsay Rhodes’ Net Worth?
Have you ever wondered how rich Lindsay Rhodes is, as of mid-2018? According to various authoritative sources, it has been estimated that the current total of Lindsay’s accumulated wealth is over $1 million, while her annual salary is said to be over $40,000. largely aided by her successes in the news industry, while the greatest contribution comes from her long-term presence on television as the NFL Network sportscaster and reporter. As her career continues to develop, the said amount can be expected to increase.
— Lindsay Rhodes (@lindsay_rhodes) February 9, 2018
Concerning the physical attributes of the experienced sportscaster, her vital statistics and weight are unknown, while her height is said to be 5ft 6ins (1.68m). Her body shape is generally described as fit, while her hair color is bright blond and her eyes are bright blue. Lastly, her shoe size is 8.5, while her bra and dress sizes will remain unknown.
Social Media Presence
Due to the major influence of social networks, it is nowadays a regular thing for active sportscasters to nourish a close and active relationship with their fans, for the sake of increasing the popularity of the TV companies they’re employed at, and thus their own net worth. Lindsay herself seems to be a regular subscriber to this celebrity trend, as she is present on most social media networks, save for one – Facebook. Her Twitter account is followed by almost 75,000 fans, and her Instagram account has over 20,000 followers at the moment.