Maria Tylor who was born as a Suzette Maria Taylor is an American native who works as an analyst and host. Maria currently works as a sideline reporter for the ESPN and the SEC Network, covering college football, college volleyball, and college men's and women's basketball.
The admired television personality, Maria has a net worth around $2 million. As a sports journalist, Tylor is expected to earn $150,000 as a salary. Additionally, she is the daughter of the retired FBI employee, who worked for the organization for 27 years.
Net Worth and Salary
The famous sportscaster, Maria holds a net worth over $2 million which we believe is solely generated from her professional career. Reportedly, she penned a five-year contract with ESPN network in December 2018 that assured her a salary of around $150 thousand.
Back in 2018, she received $87,885 as a salary, working as a sports journalist. Furthermore, she also works for the SEC network which has a good reputation for paying a handsome salary to its employee.
In particular, the SEC network offers a salary between $57,403-$61,406 to its sports journalist. In conclusion, Maria, being one of the famous sportscasters of the network is obviously earning somewhere around the above estimation.
Besides, Maria also earns an additional amount of money from the association with different other Cabel sports channels and as well as covering several college women's sports.
Husband - Rodney Blackstone
Well, Maria is not so open when it comes to relationship and affairs. Rumors suggest that she had posted a picture of her mysterious boyfriend on her Instagram account, back in 2016. Later, she deleted the pictures of her alleged boyfriend. It might be the case that Maria has ended that relationship.
In contrast, theknotnews recently published news about Maria's relationship status. As per the news, she is a married woman who tied a knot with Rodney Blackstock. The duo's love story began when a Rodney, a handsome stranger caught her eye when they were witnessing the game of Charlotte Hornets.
In the interview with The Knot, she recalled the moment saying "I remember seeing him and telling my friend, ‘If we keep coming to these games, I’m going to end up dating him."
In the mean time, she also revealed that Rodney was also checking her out at the same time, she added in the interview "He was asking his friend whether I played for the WNBA in Charlotte," she adds. "Or, he thought maybe I was there to support one of the guys—I was a girlfriend of a player or something."
Fortunately, Rodney approached her in the backroom of that same Hornets game and this was the time when both of them got connected for the 1st time. Tylor relationship with Rodney is the perfect example for those who don't believe in love at first sight.
Eight months after dating, Blackstone proposed Maria for the first time and unfortunately, she rejected as she wasn't ready to be a wife at that time. Eventually, Maria accepted Rodney 2nd proposal after he proposed her when they were hiking in L.A.
Blackstone proposed her in a romantic way with a floral-inspired ring featuring a halo. She explained about the incident, saying "When I saw this ring, I fell in love with it. I know nothing about it other than I knew I wanted rose gold and something that shines from every angle."
Although the exact date of their wedding is still under-cover, they had a luxurious wedding ceremony at the oceanfront Hilton Sandestin in Destin, Florida. The couple was dressed beautifully and especially, the bride was looking stunning in a gown by Eve of Milady and the groom was dressed in the prefect white suit.
The tall and beautiful sports analyst has an appealing body structure. In particular, she stands in the height of 6 feet 2 inches and weighs around 61 kg. Additionally, Maria has a measurement of 36-24-36 inches.
Facts and stats of her body measurement
- Body Shape: Hourglass
- Dress Size: 8 (US)
- Shoe Size: 11 (US)
- Bra Size: 36B
- Cup size: B
- Waist Size: 24 inches
- Hip Size: 36 inches
Maria Tylor was born on May 12, 1987, in Alpharetta, Georgia, the U.S. to Steve Taylor and Suzette Taylor. As per Tylor's birth, she is an American native and belongs to the ethnic group of African. Also, Maria was born under the star sign, Taurus.
Talking about her early life, she attended Centennial High School. Additionally, she had a successful 4 years of a basketball career, playing for the team of the school.
Later, she was award an athletic scholarship from the University of Georgia where she played both the sports, volleyball, and Basketball. In her college days, she also worked as a host and reported at the University of Georgia for three years.
As of 2019, Maria works as an analyst and host for the ESPN and the SEC Network. She works as a sideline reporter, covering college football, college volleyball, and college men's and women's basketball. Reportedly, she joined SEC network in 2014 and ESPN network in 2013 respectively.