Dana Jacobson Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 30 Jan, 2019
Facts of Dana Jacobson
Date of Birth: 1971 , November-5
Age: 47 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 11 Inch
Name Dana Jacobson
Nationality Ameriacn
Birth Place/City Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
Ethnicity White
Profession Journalist
Working For CBS, KXTV-TV
Net Worth 600 thousand dollar
Famous for Sports Anchor
Education Andover High School, University of Michigan
Awards Edward R. Murrow Award (2000)
TV Show First Take Since 2007
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Dana Jacobson is a CBS sports anchorwoman who is known for her anchoring skills and beauty on screen. She previously worked for the ESPN and hosted several shows while working there. On CBS, she hosts the radio as well as the TV shows and covers sports events for both. On 13 July 2018, she started hosting the Saturday edition of CBS This Mornings along with long-time CBS correspondent Michelle Miller.

Early Life And Education Of Dana Jacobson

Jacobson was born on 5th November 1971. She was born in Michigan, U.S, under the birth sign Scorpio. She is an American who belongs to the White ethnic background.

Jacobson was interested in journalism since an early age. She attended the Andover High School situated in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. She then moved the Valley High School situated in West Des Moines, Iowa and graduated from the University of Michigan in 1993, with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English and Communications.

Dana Jacobson's Career

Jacobson's journalism career started up after she gained a television job in Traverse City, Michigan at the WPBN/WTOM-TV. She worked there as a fill-in news anchor, editor as well as a producer. She then joined the ABC’s Sacramento affiliate station KXTV-TV and covered NFL and NBA as an anchor of weekend sports. She also worked for the Monday Night Football show of the KXTV and also hosted for the radio show KHTK-AM.

Jacobson joined as an anchor for the ESPN in December 2002 and became a regular anchor on SportsCenter. He also co-hosted the show Cold Pizza and was the host of the show transited to ESPN, First Take. After her final day on First Take on December 30, 2011, she left ESPN on April 30, 2012.

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Jacobson joined the CBS network in January 2013 and got a chance to join the CBS Sports. She also hosted CBS Sports Radio’s morning show and left the TBD in the AM on 2014 to work full time for the CBS Sports Network.

Jacobson started hosting the Saturday edition of CBS This Mornings along with long-time CBS correspondent Michelle Miller, on 13 July 2018.

Dana Jacobson's Net Worth And Salary

Dana Jacobson's net worth is expected to be $3 million at present. She has earned a decent amount of salary from her career. 

Jacobson has worked for WPBN/WYOM-TV, reported a number of stories in Northern Carolina, covered a wide range of professional sports including NBA and NFL as a weekend anchor at KXTV-TV as a sports anchor, served as a sports reporter for KXTV's Monday Night Football show, and hosted The NBA Insiders. 

Jacobson currently works for CBS Sports and CBS Sports Network. She's a regular contributor on the NFL Today, and host on CBS's We Need To Talk.

Dana Jacobson's Personal Life And Relationship

Dana Jacobson’s personal life sure seems to be a well-kept secret. No news has come up about her having a previous affair with anybody nor has she known to be involved with anybody now. She has never been married as far as the tabloids are concerned. There is no new available about her having children or being divorced.

Jacobson's has not come out as bisexual, asexual or a lesbian. Also, rumors regarding her sexuality too have not come up yet. She keeps all her personal details a secret and hence her fans cannot know for sure, her dating history and details. It sure can be hoped that she would release a statement regarding the presence or absence of a husband or a boyfriend pretty soon.

 
 
 
 
 
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He’s my best friend and my biggest champion. Amazing how one lunch can forever change your life for the better. #engaged @brilliantatl

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On October 12, 2018, she engaged to a mystery guy.  She confirmed her engagement on the morning show. She said of her fiance, 

He’s my best friend and my biggest champion,

Jacobson was involved in a controversy whereby she cursed the University of Notre Dame Touchdown Jesus and Jesus in January 2008, when she was intoxicated. She later apologized for her mistake and this issue created a lot of controversy leading her to be suspended for a week. In June 2012, she revealed that she was sexually abused by her babysitter. 

Jacobson is active on Instagram and Twitter with thousands of followers.

Dana Jacobson's Body Measurement

  • Dana Jacobson's height: she stands the height of 5 feet and 11 inches. 
  • Body Measurement: 33-24-35 inch
  • Weight: 59 Kg 
  • Hair Color: Black 
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Age: November 5, 1971 (age 47 years).
  • Nationality: American 
  • Ethnicity: White

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