Who is Jon Ritchie?
Jon Ritchie is an American sports radio host and former professional American football fullback in the NFL. However, injuries held back his career so he opted to switch to broadcasting.
He currently co-hosts the midday show on Philadelphia sports radio station WIP-FM alongside James Seltzer and Joe DeCamara. Ritchie established himself as one of the NFL’s top blocking fullbacks despite having only 15 career rushing attempts. He had a focused mindset, which was the main reason behind his success.
Jon Ritchie Age
Ritchie is 48 years old as of 2022. He was born on September 4, 1974, in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, USA.
Jon Ritchie Height and Weight
Ritchie stands at an average height of 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) and a moderate weight of 250 lb (113 kg).
Jon Ritchie Education
Ritchie attended Cumberland Valley High School in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania. He led his high school football team to the state championship in 1992. As a result, he received the Travers trophy as the top male high school athlete.
Soon after graduating from high school, Ritchie enrolled as a freshman and a sophomore at the University of Michigan. The following year, he transferred to Stanford University, where he played as a junior and senior.
Jon Ritchie Wife
Ritchie is married to Marielle Ritchie and they are blessed with three children namely; Joe, Marlowe, and Mila. Not much is known about Marielle as she rarely appears in public. Their children have also led a private life away from the public.
Jon Ritchie Salary
Ritchie earns an average salary of $127,590. He works as a broadcaster at SportsRadio 94WIP.
Jon Ritchie’s Net Worth
Ritchie has an estimated net worth of $1.3 million. He generates his income from his career as a sportscaster.
Jon Ritchie SportsRadio 94WIP
Ritchie returned to the Eagles on a one-year deal for the 2005 campaign as he recovered from an injury he had incurred the previous year. He resigned from playing before the 2006 season and started a career in sports journalism.
He currently appears on the midday show on Philadelphia sports radio station WIP-FM as a co-host alongside James Seltzer and Joe DeCamara. WIP-FM (94.1 MHz) is a commercial radio station licensed to broadcast in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
The station, which plays a sports radio format, is owned by Audacy, Inc. Before embarking on his current role, Jon served as a cohost alongside comedian Artie Lange for The Artie Lange Show from 2013 to 2014. The Artie Show was a sports entertainment radio show that aired on the Audience Network, SiriusXM Satellite Radio.
Jon Ritchie Political Affiliation
Ritchie declared his intention to run for the Pennsylvania State Senate in February 2016. He garnered enough write-in votes to win the Democratic primary, but he eventually decided not to run in the general election.
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How Old is Ritchie?
Ritchie is 47 years old as of 2021. He celebrates his birthday on the 4th of September every year.
Which High School Did Jon Ritchie Attend?
Ritchie attended Cumberland Valley High School in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania.
What Does Jon do for a living?
Jon works as a broadcaster at SportsRadio 94WIP.
Is Jon Ritchie Married?
Yes! Jon is a married man. He lives with his wife Marielle Ritchie with whom they are blessed with three children.