Jarrett Payton is a famous American former American football running back and the son of Walter Payton. Now, he works as a sports reporter and host of CLTV’s Sports Feed at WGN News. He officially joined the WGN News team on May 8, 2015. Payton also co-hosts the weekend sports radio program The Beat on WGN Radio-AM Sundays at 3 pm.
Earlier, he was signed as an undrafted free agent by the NFL Tennessee Titans. He also played for the Toronto Argonauts and Montreal Alouettes. In 2011, he founded the Jarrett Payton Foundation. It aims to completely influence young people in and around Chicago via two core programs. The youth football camp Leadership Academy and the anti-bullying program PROJECT: NO BULL.
Jarrett Payton Age
Jarrett Payton was born on Dec 26, 1980, in Arlington Heights, IL., United States of America. Payton is 41 years of age.
Jarrett Payton Height
Payton is a man of above-average stature and stands at a height of 6 feet 0 inches (Approximately 1.83 meters).
Jarrett Payton Family
Payton was born in Arlington Heights, IL. to his dad Walter Payton, and his mum. Jarrett’s dad is the former Chicago Bears running back great. Payton has a sister called Brittney.
Jarrett Payton Wife
He is wedded to his gorgeous wife Trisha George. The duo got married on Mar4, 2009, in Florida, coinciding with Walter Payton’s famous #34 with the Bears. The duo held their reception at Soldier Field in Chicago on Mar 7. The couple is also blessed with two kids, a son Jaden and a daughter Madison.
Jarrett Payton Education
Jarrett studied at St. Viator High School, where he played high school football and soccer. In his first 2 years, he played soccer and achieved All-State player honors. As a senior in high school, he accounted for 2,842 all-purpose yards while playing quarterback, tailback, and wide receiver.
Afterward, he studied at the University of Miami where he played for the NFL Tennessee Titans, and for the Chicago Slaughter of the Indoor Football League.
Jarrett Payton Salary
Payton receives an annual salary of $96,767. This is according to WGN-TV anchor’s/reporters’ salaries.
Jarrett Payton’s Net Worth
Payton has estimated a net worth of $ 1.3 million US dollars.
Jarrett Payton Career
Payton works as a sports reporter and host of CLTV’s Sports Feed at WGN News. She joined the WGN News team on May 8, 2015. Python also co-hosts the weekend sports radio program The Beat on WGN Radio-AM Sundays at 3 pm. He owns and hosts an internet radio on ChicagolandSportsRadio.com. Earlier, he was signed as an undrafted free agent by the NFL Tennessee Titans.
Payton also played for the Toronto Argonauts and Montreal Alouettes. His foundation strives to completely influence young people in and around Chicago via two core programs.