Olin Kreutz Biography
Olin Kreutz is an eminent American journalist currently working at WSCR 670 and NBC Sports as a sports journalist. He has been serving as a journalist since joining the industry in 2015.
Previously, Kreutz was a professional Football player and played for both the New Orleans Saints and Chicago Bear. In 2020, Kreutz is frequently cited as one of the greatest modern offensive linemen and was named to the 2000s All-Decade Team. That very year, Olin was also inducted into the NFL Hall of Fame.
Olin Kreutz Age
Olin Kreutz was born in Honolulu, Hawaii, in the United States of America, on June 9, 1977. He is 45 years old.
Olin Kreutz Height
Kreutz stands at an average height of 6 ft 2 inches (approx. 1.88 m).
Olin Kreutz Education
He attended and attained his High School Diploma from Saint Louis School, a roman catholic college preparatory school for boys.
In high school, He played along with Chris Fuamatu-Maʻafala and Dominic Raiola and the majority participated in high school football.
During his senior year, Olin served as captain of the football team. Other than football, He also excelled in track and wrestling, and field and was awarded All-State and SuperPrep All-America honors.
Immediately graduating from high school, Kreutz enrolled at the University of Washington and joined the Washington Huskies football, which was then coached by Jim Lambright.
In his Junior year, He was awarded the Pac-10 honors and was later elected to turn pro and was recognized as a consensus first-team All-American.
Olin Kreutz Family
Olin was born to his loving father Henry Kreutz, Jr., and an unidentified mother in Honolulu, Hawaii, in the United States of America. His father Henry Kreutz was a native of Aina Haina, a town in Hawaii. Kreutz was brought up in a family of six alongside his three older brothers. Olin holds American nationality by birth.
Olin Kreutz Wife
He is a loving husband to his lovely and caring wife Wendi. The duo met in High School and started dating immediately after they graduated.
Kreutz has been married to his high school sweetheart for several years and is presently the proud parent of their six adorable children. The adorable family of eight happily lives in Bannockburn, Illinois but also owns a winter house in Kalama Valley, Hawaii.
Olin Kreutz Salary
Olin’s average salary is $98,670 per year. This is according to NBC Sports anchors’ and reporters’ salaries.
Olin Kreutz Net Worth
From his profession as a journalist and former NFL player, Kreutz has an estimated net worth of $15 million.
Olin Kreutz Career
Olin started his career as a professional by joining Chicago Bears during the third round, 64th overall. During his time playing for the Chicago bear, Kreutz was selected to six Pro Bowls, and once as a 1st team All-Pro.
On August 19, 2015, after quitting football, Kreutz joined WSCR 670 the Score, a sports radio located in Chicago. There, Olin hosted the Bear’s post-game show alongside James Williams and Hub Arkush.
Recently in 2019, He joined NBC Sports Chicago’s Football Aftershow, where he served alongside Laurence Holmes and former teammates Alex Brown, Lance Briggs, and Matt Forte.