Among those, who choose to direct the second-half of the career on media field after retiring from sports, former American football player Joey Galloway is another man. Kirk Morrison also shares the same professional journey as a current sports analyst.
After parting ways with football, Joey has been the regular college football analyst at ESPN. Since sport is his forte that gave his identity, he has been analyzing and debating on the football-related matter and plays out like a walk in the park.
The journey from one distinct field to the other never becomes easy at first. However, nothing is playing as a hindrance for Galloway, who is carrying the other half of his career on a soothing track.
Joey Galloway Tweets Being Father; Wife Remains Mystery!
Given Joey’s professional status, it is quite fascinating to see how he is keeping away his romantic life from the prying eyes. He is yet to spill any beans on his married life let along the identity of his possible wife.
However, Galloway’s tweet posted on 14 August 2015 saw him speak out the little detail of his relationship life. His status read,
I'm a Dad now!
Besides, he didn’t add much detail to support his revelation. So. It still remains confusing whether Galloway was flashing the truth or was putting out some other matter in a different way.
Joey Galloway’s Bio
Joey Galloway, age 46, was born as Joseph Scott Galloway on 20 November 1971, in Bellaire, Ohio. Standing tall at the height of 5 feet and 11 inches (1.80 m), Joey carries American nationality and possesses African-American ethnicity.
As far as his family detail is concerned, Joey is the son of Carolyn and James Galloway. Courtesy of his decision to keep his parents’ further information under the radar, not much of his personal bio could be shoveled out.
Joey Galloway spends quality time golfing on 14 June 2018 (Photo: Joey Galloway’s Instagram)
As of Joey’s education background, he joined Bellaire High School in Bellaire, Ohio. From that time, he was more interested in running along the field with the ball in his hand rather than staying put and toiling on to acclaim higher study grades.
Galloway’s Career Journey From Football To ESPN
With much enthusiasm from his college days, Joey went along with his football career from the state-centered competitions to the widened platform of NHL. He began his professional journey with the Seattle Seahawks coming out eighth overall in the 1995 NFL Draft.
Despite going blazing with the Seahawks, he finished his career at the club following a contract dispute during the 1999 season. Subsequently, on 12 February 2000, he was traded to the Dallas Cowboys.
His NHL journey passed from Dallas to Tampa Bay Buccaneers and from Buccaneers to the New England Patriots. Following that, Galloway went along as the free agent player for the Pittsburg Steelers in 2009. A year later, he joined Washington Redskins in April only to be waived by the team at the end of November the same year.
After his 15-year sports career, Joey joined ESPN as the sports analysts in the year 2011. He currently serves as a studio analyst covering the college football.
Spanning out his career as a football player and football analyst, Galloway has bagged lucrative income. His net worth dwells above $10 Million. Besides, his salary at ESPN touches the average figure of $70K.