Dave Briggs Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 18 Jul, 2018
Facts of Dave Briggs
Date of Birth: 1976 , October-11
Age: 42 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 11 Inch
Name Dave Briggs
Working For Fox News Channel
Married Yes
Married to Brandi Briggs in 2003
Children 3 Children Emerson, William and Logan
Divorce No
Education University of Colorado at Boulder
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Dave Briggs is a famous name in the world of Journalism and Television Shows. He was the weekend sports anchor at KOKI-TV Fox 23 in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

He works as a co-host on CNN's Early Start alongside Christine Romans, which debuted on February 23, 2017. He also works as a relief co-host of  CNN's New Day, a three-hour morning show. 

He is also a former co-host of the Fox News Channel weekend morning show Fox & Friends Weekend. D Briggs announced that he was leaving Fox and Friends Weekend at the end of 2012, during the broadcast of the show on December 22, 2012.

Dave Briggs' Early Life And Education

The former co-host of ‘Fox News Channel’ was born on October 11, 1976, in the United States of America.

Dave Briggs earned a degree in Broadcast News from University of Colorado at Boulder. He graduated from the university in the year 1999.

Dave Briggs' Career

He began his career from the year 2002 when he found a spot as an anchor at KOKI-TV Fox 23 during weekends in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He worked as a weekend sports anchor for two years and left the show in the year 2004.

In the year 2004, he found himself an anchoring position at WHDH (TV). He was then a reporter as well as a sports anchor for Channel 7 at NBC affiliate located in Boston, Massachusetts. He continued building his career there until the year 2008. He worked as a host and reporter for Comcast SportsNet New England for a short period of time.

In 2008, he started working at the Fox News Channel and started serving as one of the co-anchors for Fox and Friends Weekend. At the time, he was working along with Clayton Morris and Ainsley Earhardt at Fox News Channel. He occasionally hosted Strategy Room, a Fox News Channel’s web show.  

Dave Briggs continued his journalism career by joining the NBC Sports Network where he co-hosted pop culture show and daily sports which was called ‘The Crossover with Beadle and Briggs’ in January 2013. Briggs left the show after which the show was rebranded as ‘The Crossover with Michelle Beadle’ in May 2013. Michelle Beadle has been the sole host of the show since.

Dave Briggs' Net Worth And Salary

Dave Briggs' net worth is over millions at present. He earns a decent amount of salary from his career.

Dave Briggs' Personal life

The 36-year-old TV Personality was married to Brandi Briggs in the year 2003. Briggs has three children Emerson, William, and Logan. He says he is a proud father and a good husband to the love of his family life.

He has not shared of having girlfriends or relationships in the past.

Controversy

When Briggs left NBC Sports Network after a short period of time, the news shook up the media industry. Briggs was removed from the show and the entire pattern of the show was changed with the former co-host Michelle who remains the sole host of the show.

Briggs at the time was expected to host another program on NBSCN. The reasons of Briggs being removed as the co-host of the show remain hidden. The show ‘The Crossover’ was a high profile launch.

 

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