Who is Curt Menefee?
Curt Menefee is an American sportscaster who is currently the play-by-play commentator for the Seattle Seahawks preseason on football, the USF on Fox, and is the host of the Fox Network’s NFL pregame show Fox NFL Sunday.
Curt Menefee Career
Before joining Fox Sports, he was a sports reporter for MSG Netork’s SportsDesk show. Prior to that, he was the sports anchor for WNYW, New York City’s Fox flagship station. He also appeared on-air on WTLV in Jacksonville, Florida. Also, he hosted a radio show on the popular Dallas, Texas sports radio station KTCK (“1310 The Ticket”). Moreover, he worked in Madison, Wisconsin at WISC-TV (CBS) as a sports anchor and reporter. Also, he was the sports anchor for Dallas-Fort Worth’s then-independent station and now CBS affiliate KTVT.
A Career at Fox Sports
Menefee began his media career during college, juggling schoolwork with a five-day internship schedule at a local station near his alma mater, Coe College. He has also been the play-by-play announcer for Showtime’s ShoBox: The New Generation, the network’s program focused on the most promising prospects in boxing. He has made additional appearances on MLB, UEFA Champions League, and International Boxing Organization broadcasts, and has amassed a list of credentials rivaling anyone in the industry.
Menefee was a sports reporter for MSG Network’s SportsDesk show prior to joining Fox Sports full-time. He was also the sports anchor for WNYW, New York City’s Fox flagship station. Menefee also appeared on-air on WTLV in Jacksonville, Florida. He has also been a host on a radio show on the popular Dallas, Texas sports radio station KTCK (“The Ticket”). Menefee made an appearance on MLB on Fox on May 24, 2008. He then held play-by-play duties alongside José Mota during a game between the Los Angeles Angels and the Chicago White Sox.
Curt hosted Fox’s coverage of the 2010 UEFA Champions League Final between FC Internazionale Milano and FC Bayern Munich on May 22, 2010. It was in the first broadcast of that tournament’s final on over-the-air broadcast television in the United States. He became the host of the UFC on Fox with Randy Couture and Jon Jones on November 12, 2011. He continued to serve as host until ESPN took the rights to broadcast UFC.
In 2015, he hosted the inaugural coverage of FOX Sports coverage of the U.S. Open Championship in 2015. He then called an XFL game between the LA Wildcats and the Houston Roughnecks on February 8, 2020.
Curt Menefee Age
He is 57 years old as of March 2023, having been on July 22, 1965, in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S. Curt Menefee shares his birthday with celebrities such as; Selena Gomez, Larray, Javon Walton, Jaden Walton, Madison Pettis, and many more.
Curt Menefee Family
Who are Curt Menefee’s parents?
Curt was born to Don Jones (Father). He was born and raised in California. However, his mother’s name and whereabouts are not mentioned on the internet.-
Does Curt Menefee have siblings?
Curt has a sister named Sarah Schulz. In case there is news regarding her parents and siblings, we shall update it here as soon as possible.
Curt Menefee Education
Menefee graduated from Coe College in Cedar Rapids, Iowa in 1987. At college, he was a member of the Sigma Nu fraternity and was inducted into the Sigma Nu Hall of Fame in 2016. In 2010, he gave his commencement speech and was awarded an honorary doctorate in Journalism.
Curt Menefee Wife
Curt got married to Viollette Menefee on May 31, 2013, at Villa Cimbrone in Ravello, Italy. The couple engaged on July 19, 2012. Violette is originally from Oak Park, IL, and has been a nurse for the past 15 years. The couple lives in Los Angeles full-time, which would make the commute for Curt to the New York studios a hell of a trip.
Curt was previously married to Annaliese Menefee whom he married in 1999.
Curt Menefee Kids
There is no news on the internet showing whether he has kids or not. In case there is news regarding this matter, we will update it here as soon as possible.
Curt Menefee Height
Adding up to his well-built body, Curt stands at a height of 6 feet (1.82 m).
An NFL Career
He joined FOX NFL SUNDAY as the show’s full-time host in 2007. FOX NFL SUNDAY is to be inducted into the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB), broadcasting Hall of Fame in April 2019. Fox NFL Sunday features co-host Terry Bradshaw and Menefee with analysts Howie Long, Michael Strahan, and Jimmy Johnson with reports from NFL insider Jay Glazer.
He called the NFL preseason for the Jaguars TV network from 2005-2007 and does NFL preseason television play-by-play for the Seattle Seahawks. With Michael Robinson, Dave Wyman, and Matt Devlin doing color commentary on KCPQ and KZJO (replay).
A Boxing Career
Curt Menefee Book
In addition, he provided ringside commentary for Top Rank’s coverage of the Pacquiao-Hatton fight. Moreover, he was also the play-by-play announcer for Showtime Championship Boxing. On January 7, 2012, he announced that he was leaving ShoBox.
- Losing Isn’t Everything: The Untold Stories and Hidden Lessons Behind the Toughest Losses in Sports History
Curt Menefee Losing Isn’t Everything
Menefee joins Michael Arkush to examine a range of signature “disappointments” from the wide world of sports, interviewing the subject at the heart of each loss and uncovering what it means months, years, or decades later to be associated with failure.
Curt Menefee Salary
Menefee is believed to receive a quite good salary and he has been able to acquire some good wealth. Having a long-time career as a sports reporter, Menefee has earned himself a big name in the industry and thus an increase in his value. However, his salary is not yet disclosed. In case there is any news regarding this matter, we shall update it here as soon as possible.
Curt Menefee’s Salary and Net Worth
Menefee has a net worth of $8 million. His wealth includes a very luxurious home whose actual worth is not yet determined. And has an annual salary of $2 million.
Curt Menefee Weight Loss
The sportscaster has lost weight through Nutrisystem, he has lost 56 lbs through the system.
Curt Menefee House
In December 2018, the veteran sportscaster put his Studio City home up for sale. The modern-vibe residence was listed for $2.569 million. The house has four bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms spread across 3,032 square feet of living space. The one-story home is backed by a swimming pool and fire-pit lounge with dramatic views of the city lights. The home also holds a gym, a two-car garage, and a master suite that opens directly outside.