Mel Kiper Jr Biography
Mel Kiper Jr (born: Melvin Adam Kiper Jr) is an American football analyst working for ESPN. He has appeared on the network’s annual NFL draft coverage since 1984 where he provides in-depth information on the nation’s potential draft picks.
As an actor, Mel is known for Jerry Maguire (1996), Draft Day (2014), and Arli$$ (1996).
Mel has said that general manager Ernie Accorsi encouraged him to become a draft analyst. Ernie went ahead to tell him that there is a market for draft information and suggested that Kiper convert his analysis into a business. Together with fellow draft analyst Todd McShay, they are often featured comparing their mock drafts on ESPN programs.
Mel Kiper Jr Age
Melvin Adam Kiper Jr. was born on July 25, 1960, in Baltimore, Maryland, U.s. The football analyst is 58 years old as of 2018.
Mel Kiper Jr Family
Kiper was born to Mel Kiper Sr. and Rheta Kiper.
Mel Kiper Jr Wife
Since 1989, Mel has been married to Kim Valdes since November 1989. Kim assists him in running Mel Kiper Enterprises from their Baltimore home. The couple has one daughter together.
Mel Kiper Jr Big Board
Mel creates what he calls his “big board”, on which he ranks the top 25 players every week. During ESPN draft coverage, his big board appears on the ticker and also updates automatically once a player is selected.
Mel Kiper Jr Net Worth
The sports analyst has an estimated net worth of $7 million dollars.
Mel Kiper Jr Salary
Kiper’s net worth is not yet revealed.