About Louis Riddick
Louis Riddick is an analyst with ESPN and a commentator for ESPN's Monday Night Football coverage.
Louis Riddick is also a former football player who played in the safety position in the National Football League. He started his football career with the San Francisco 49ers in the 1991 NFL draft.
Louis Riddick played with several football teams, including the Atlanta Falcons, Oakland Raiders, Philadelphia Eagles, and Cleveland Browns. He used to play football in the safety position. He handled 172 tackles in his football career.
Louis Riddick was with the Washington Redskins and Philadelphia Eagles in the front office for over ten years. He opened as a pro scout for Washington Redskins and later got promoted to director of pro personnel. He held that position for three years. He was with the Washington Redskins for seven years, from 2001-2007.
In 2008, Louis Riddick joined the Philadelphia Eagles as a scout. He was an assistant director of pro personnel and was later promoted to director of pro personnel. He was with the Philadelphia Eagles from 2008-2013.
Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits
What is Louis Riddick's net worth?
Louis Riddick's net worth is around $10 million. His income source was from football games. But after he ended his career as a football player, he became a football analyst and ESPN broadcaster.
How much does Louis Riddick earn per year?
Louis Riddick's annual income is unknown in the public database. But he earns most of his income through his broadcasts.
Height, Age & Physical Attributes
How tall is Louis Riddick?
Louis Riddick is 6 ft 2 in (188 cm) tall.
How old is Louis Riddick?
Louis Riddick is 53 years old as of 2022. He was born on March 15, 1969.
Childhood And Education
Louis Riddick was born and bought up by his parents in Quakertown, Pennsylvania. He and his brother, Robb Riddick, were close, and they both loved football from their school days. He had his schooling from Perkasie (PA) Pennridge and graduated with an arts degree from the University of Pittsburgh. He has a degree in bachelor of arts in economics.
Louis Riddick played football for his high school and later for his college team. In his high school days, he was the team captain for the football team. After graduation, he was a letterman for his college football team, the Pittsburgh Panthers, for four years. Later, he got drafted and became an NFL player.
Family, Romance, And Relationships
Who is Louis Riddick's partner?
Louis Riddick is private about his family. He had never talked or mentioned anything about his family. He is married and has two kids, a son and a daughter. However, other details like his wife's name and details about his children are not known. His son is the younger one, and his daughter is the eldest.
Career And Professional Highlights
Best Known For...
Louis Riddick is a former football player who played eight seasons from 1991-1998. As of June 2022, he is working as an ESPN broadcaster. He is also an announcer and a football analyst.
Louis Riddick was drafted by the San Francisco 49ers in 1991 and became an NFL Player. He also played for Sacramento Surge and Atlanta Falcons in 1992. He later joined Cleveland Browns from 1993-1995. In 1996, he was with Atlanta Falcons, where he played for two years. He also played for Oakland Raiders in 1998 and Orlando Rage in 2001.
Louis Riddick did 127 tackles in his football career history. After ending his eight-year-long NFL career in 2001, Louis Riddick worked as a pro scout for Washington Redskins and later became director of pro personnel. Similarly, Louis Riddick also worked for Philadelphia Eagles as a pro scout and later got promoted to assistant director of pro personnel and then to director of pro personnel.
Louis Riddick is also being considered for the general manager (GM) position by Detroit Lions, Chicago Bears, and Houston Texans. He became the voice for the Monday night football analyst in August 2020. He also leads ESPN's signature NFL shows, including 'Sunday NFL Countdown,' 'Monday Night Countdown,' and 'NFL Live.' Apart from that, he also hosts Sports Center and ESPN Radio.
Louis Riddick joined ESPN by making his NFL draft debut in 2015.
What awards has Louis Riddick won?
During his high school days, Louis Riddick was praised by Parade magazine. He is twice the winner of the Academic All-American award. He was also awarded the World Bowl Champion in 1992.
Louis Riddick's Hobbies And Interests
Louis Riddick loves spending time with his family and kids. He could not spend much time with his kids during his NFL draft. Therefore, he rejected his contract to be extended with the NFL and decided to spend more time with his family.
Louis Riddick's love for football is so much that even after retiring from playing football, he attends and does activities connected to football. This is one of the reasons he is such a good announcer and football analyst.
Other Interesting Louis Riddick Facts And Trivia
- In August 2018, Louis Riddick was a keynote speaker for Pitt Football Kickoff Luncheon.
- Louis Riddick is the youngest son of his parents. He has an elder brother, Robb Riddick.
- Louis Riddick is private and has never talked about his family members. However, he posted about his father's death in 2013.
- Louis Riddick gave his father all the credit for his NFL draft and career and said he was his constant supporter.
- Besides Robb Riddick, Louis Riddick is also related to Will Lewis and Tim Lewis. The latter two are his cousins.
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