Kara Henderson

Inside Biography


Kara Henderson is a sports media personality who currently works for NFL Network.  She was also an Anchor and reporter of Fox Sports Network at New England. 

Early life and education

Kara Henderson was born on July 27, 1973, in the United States of America. She belongs to black ethnicity and holds an American nationality. Henderson was born to her natural parents and got raised by them with great compa s sion and care. She was active and enthusiastic since her childhood.

Henderson graduated c u m laude from the Duke University, where she majored in political science. She had been interested in sports and wanted to be a player from her childhood days. 


Kara began her career as a production a s sistant at ESPN and later joined ABC News. Her on-air career took off as the co-host of the NESN’s “Front Row” at NESN in the year 1998. Moreover, she joined CNN in the year 2000. She worked there as a reporter from the year 2000 to 2003.

She reported important stories during her tenure at CNN as a journalist. She was appreciated for the contribution she made as a reporter.

Most recently, Henderson served as a sports media personality for the NFL Network. She provided in-depth interviews, pregame and postgame reports for a variety of shows like Around the League, NFL GameDay Final, NFL GameDay Morning, and NFL Total Access.

 Besides, Kara contributed to on-site reports for both NFL.com and NFL Network for coverage of Thursday Night Football in the 2010 season.

Henderson’s last appearance on NFLN was in March 2012. However, the reason behind her absence is not known. Kara Henderson confirmed that she had left her broadcasting to get married and raise her son. She confirmed it on Sunday, September 9, 2012.  Amber Theoharis replaced her.

Personal life

Kara Henderson married her boyfriend, Les Snead, who is a general manager of the Los Angeles Rams of the NFL.The couple dated for a few months before tying the knot in October 2012. The couple is still together and often attend high-profile sports functions and events together.

Kara dropped working at NFL on September 9, 2012. She announced her retirement via Twitter and stated that she left broadcasting to get married and raise her son. 

Kara and Les Snead are blessed with a son who is nearly four years old now. She keeps uploading many photos of her son on her social media. Moreover, Les also has a son, Logan Snead, from his previous marriage. Kara Henderson currently lives in Loss Angeles with her family.

Net worth

Kara Henderson's net worth is $1 million, most likely, or more, however exact official figures aren't known. Her husband Les Snead has multi-million dollar contract with the Los Angeles Rams who plays in the NFL.

by Bchrome, 08 Jun, 2017

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