Coy Wire Married, Wife, Parents, Ethnicity, Salary, Net Worth

By Sandesh Sapkota | Published On: 27 Jan, 2017
Coy Wire Married, Wife, Parents, Ethnicity, Salary, Net Worth

Quick Information

Date of Birth November 07, 1978 Age 42 Years 7 Month(s)
Nationality American Profession Football Player
Marital Status Married Wife/Spouse Claire Wire
Divorced Not Yet Girlfriend/Dating No
Gay/Lesbian No Net Worth $10 Million
Salary $250 Thousand Ethnicity White
Social Media Facebook, Twitter, Instagram Children/Kids Not Yet
Height 6 feet 0 Inches(183 cm) Education Stanford University
Parents Rick Wire(Father), Jane Wire(Mother) Siblings Casey Wire(Brother)

A former National Football League (NFL) active player is nowadays doing better in his broadcasting, and the guy is Coy Wire, who also an ex-professional footballer and currently served as an anchor and correspondent for CNN Sports since 2015. He was born in Camp Hill, Pennsylvania on November 7, 1978, to his parents Jane and Rick and has a brother Casey Wire, also a football player.

What NFL Team this CNN Correspondent Play For?

He joined CNN Sports in 2015 as a full presenter and correspondent. His many field assignments such as on-the-ground coverage of the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics, 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup, and several others.

But his NFL career began after named as a captain for both the Bills and the Atlanta Falcons throughout his career which spanned nine years. Coy got the ED Block Courage Award and Special Teams Player of the Year honors throughout his career.

How Much Worth Does Coy Earn in Career?

Wire has an estimated net worth of $10 million dollars and also made over $250 thousand dollars from CNN as a correspondent. But, the massive amounts of net worth, this guy made from his NFL career, because he is one of the highest paid NFL Linebacker/ Safety. And according to, he received over $1.7 million dollars a two-year contract in 2011-2012, with his $50 thousand dollars of signing bonuses, around $845 thousand dollars average salary.

So, above of the data, he mainly made his net worth from his career as a player, but it also has reported that he also made from ads and endorsements.

When Coy Wire Got Married?

He is most open about his professional life, but very secret personality in his private matters like about his married life, wife, dating and even hasn’t shared any info about his present and past girlfriends. But he is a good-looking guy, so we try to dig his personal matters, and we found that he is a married man.

Yes, this former NFL star and current CNN Sports correspondent has already married and married to his best girlfriend, Claire Wire in the year of 2005. He said an interview that they were a just good friend in their earlier life, but sometimes later he proposed her of the wedding, and she accepts, and they got married.

Well, he and his wife, Claire is happily live in their well-furnished house in Atlanta. And there is no any news about his children and also about the couple's divorce.

Coy Wire Short Bio:

He holds the American nationality and is of the mixed ethnicity because of his father from Cuba and mother from South Africa. He also has a towering height of 6 feet and has over 102 kg of weight, but well-maintained and well-shaped fit and healthy body. He is also good-looking in his blade hair and perfect blue eyes.