Gary Danielson Net Worth 2022 (Updated)

What is Gary Danielson’s Net worth

Net Worth$ 12 Million
BornSeptember 10, 1951 
Age70 years
Birth PlaceDetroit, Michigan, U.S.
Source WealthFormer Professional Football Player
Last Updated2022

Gary Danielson is an American former professional football player and American commentator. As of 2022, he has an estimated net worth of $12 million. He played at the position of quarterback in the National Football League (NFL).

While a member of the Detroit Lions, he also played for the Cleveland Browns in 1985, 1987, and 1988. The former ABC Sports commentator currently works as a college football analyst for CBS Sports.

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How Was Gary Danielson’s Early Life & Education?

Gary Danielson’s real name is Gary Dennis Danielson. He was born on September 10, 1951, in Detroit, Michigan, U.S. Daniels graduated from Divine Child High School in Dearborn, Michigan, where he played football for Tony Versaci.

In 1973, he obtained a bachelor’s degree in industrial management from Purdue University. Where he played college football. In 1976 he received an MA in physical education.

Daniels had been the Boilermakers’ starting quarterback for two full seasons beginning in 1970 and completed 46 percent of his passes with 30 touchdowns and 14 interceptions.

How Did Gary Danielson Start His Career?

In 1974 and 1975, Danielson played for the New York Stars/Charlotte Hornets of the short-lived World Football League as a non-starter.

In October, a month before the league was dissolved, the Winds franchise folded, and Danielson signed with the Lions to play in 1976.

During his time in the NFL, he completed 13,764 passes for 81 touchdowns while playing 101 games.

In passing yards and touchdowns, he ranks fourth in Lions history. The Lions still have a record for most touchdowns scored in a game against the Minnesota Vikings in 1978.

During the early 1990s, Daniels and former Lions teammate Jones operated an importing and exporting business. Bernie Kosar, his former Browns teammate, also invested in business ventures with him.

In addition to his college football analyst role at ESPN, Danielson retired from the Browns after 31 years of service. After working as a college football analyst for ESPN/ABC Sports until 2006, he joined CBS Sports as its primary broadcaster during Southeastern Conference telecasts, partnering with Verne Lundquist.

Additionally, he has served as a college football analyst for Paul Finebaum, appearing on his radio shows weekly during the college football season.

In the 2011 college football season, Danielson began appearing weekly on Mike’s On: The FAN with Mike Francesa. Danielson is a regular on The Dan Patrick Show as well.

Gary Danielson’s Personal Life

Gary Daniel got married to Kristy. With whom he has four children, a son, Matt Danilson, and a daughter, Kaity Danilson.

How does Gary Danielson Make Money?

The major source of income through which he has accumulated the worth of $12 million is as follows:

  • Earning as a professional football player
  • Earnings as a commentator

Gary Danielson Social Media Accounts

  • Twitter
  • Instagram
  • Facebook

Gary Danielson Biography/ Wikipedia/ Wiki

Full Name/Real NameGary Dennis Danielson
Nick NameNA
Professional NameGary Danielson
Birth DateSeptember 10, 1951
Age70 years
Height6′ 2″
Weight88 kgs
Marital Status Married
WifeKristy Danielson
Worth/salary/income$12 million
ProfessionFormer Football Player, Commentator

Gary Danielson Famous Quotes

Here are some of the Gary Danielson Quotes to inspire you :

”I marvel at some of the stories, and I love to watch the great plays and everything like that, but I don’t think that’s my job.”

Gary Danielson

”Anybody can have a bad game or two or three, but to be a professional where you go through something similar to what Baker (Mayfield) is going through this year in Cleveland.”

Gary Danielson

“I like to poke fun at Verne during the game. I like to poke fun at Nick Saban and Les Miles and even the fans.”

Gary Danielson

“It frustrates me that I don’t do a good enough job that people think that I care about one team more than another.”

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Gary Danielson is an American football commentator and former professional football player. Danielson became a sports analyst and commentator after he retired. He began his career at WDIV-TV and ABC Sports. Currently, Gary works for CBS Sports.

There is no surprise that Gary earns a whopping amount working for CBS sports.

Also as per the recent updates, the net worth of Gary Danielson is $12 million…!


Frequently Asked Questions

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How much does Gary Danielson Make a month?

Gary Danielson’s worth is $12 million. His estimated monthly income is $32,000.

What is Gary Danielson’s Age?

He was born on September 10, 1951. He is 70 years old. 

Who is Gary Danielson’s wife?

He got married to Kristy Danielson. They have four children.

Please Note: This is not the exact net worth of Gary Danielson. It is the estimated worth selected from various high authority web sources.

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