Maria Taylor Biography
Maria Taylor born (Suzette Maria Taylor) is an analyst and host for ESPN and the SEC Network. She covers college football, college volleyball, NBA, NFL, and college men’s and women’s basketball.
Maria Taylor Age
Taylor was born on May 12, 1987, in Alpharetta, Georgia, U.S. She is 34 years old as of 2021. She celebrates her birthday every 12 of May every year.
Maria Taylor Height and Weight
She stands at a height of 6feet 2 inches and weighs 72 kilograms. She has black hair and black eyes. Her body measurements are not available.
Maria Taylor Husband and Children|Baby
Maria is a married woman. She is married to Rodney Blackstock. Her husband works Q4 SPORTS as the director of sports marketing. Their wedding took place at the oceanfront Hilton Sandestin which is in Destine Florida. This took place on 5th May 2019. They have not shared any information about them having children.
Maria Taylor Baby
Taylor has not shared any information about them having children. The information about the child will be updated as soon as she gets one.
Maria Taylor Education
She attended Centennial High School where she had a successful four years basketball career. Taylor received an athletic scholarship to the University of Georgia, where she continued to play volleyball and basketball from 2005-2009.
Maria Taylor Career
Maria is currently in her third season as a college reporter and analyst. In 2014, she joined SEC Network where she is a college football reporter with commentators Jesse Palmer and Brent Musburger. She is an analyst on other SEC telecasts like women’s basketball and volleyball.
In 2013 she worked as the sideline reporter on a weekly Saturday night prime-time college football telecast for ESPN2. she covered the Orange bowl in the same year then covered an annual Bowl game the following year.
She worked as an analyst for various other games and shows which include the Women’s NCAA Basketball Tournament Preview Show and NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament Preview Show.
She also analyzed ESPN’s coverage of both Women’s Volleyball National Championship and the NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament for the previous two years. Before 2012, she was a host and reporter for IMG College for three years at the University of Georgia. She appeared on various studio shows which include SportsNite, Dawg Report, and SEC Men’s Basketball Tonight.
In 2019, Taylor began hosting NBA Countdown, the pre-game show for ESPN’s Friday night and Sunday afternoon NBA games. In 2020, she was the sideline reporter for Pittsburgh Steelers vs New York Giants Monday Night Football opener.
Maria Taylor Salary and Net Worth
Taylor has an estimated net worth of $2 million. She has an annual salary of $690,000. She has earned herself a fortune from her career as an analyst and host for ESPN and the SEC Network.