Woody Paige Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 12 Dec, 2018
Facts of Woody Paige
Date of Birth: 1946 , June-27
Age: 73 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 6 Feet 4 Inch
Name Woody Paige
Birth Name Woodrow Wilson Paige Junior
Nationality Americal
Birth Place/City Memphis
Profession Sportscaster
Working For The Denver Post and is also an author and a regular panelist on the ESPN sports-talk program called Around the Horn.
Education graduating from University of Tennessee
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Woody Paige, full name, Woodrow Wilson Paige Junior is the name of a Sportscaster who works as a Sports columnist for The Denver Post and is also an author and a regular panelist on the ESPN sports-talk program called Around the Horn.

He is a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame Selection Committee and is also a Baseball Hall of Fame voter. Talking more on Woody Paige, he had joined the Denver Post in the year 1981. He has been continually working in the Post but had joined ESPN2’s Cold Pizza for a year in July 2004.

Cold Pizza was a style show that was loosely grounded in sports in order to attract the female viewers and make it to a guy-centered focus. The program was originally conceptualized as a daytime “morning show. Woody Paige was featured in a 1st and 10th segment of the show where he lightheartedly debuted with the sportswriter Skip Bayless.

He continued to contribute to the program called Around the Horn during his tenure with the show and debuted his blackboard gags while being in New York for the Cold Pizza. In November 2006, he cited declining health in his family so he happened to quit the show and return to Denver, from where he came to New York and joined the program.

Other of his works include working as a Panelist on Around the Horn. He is well known for the goofy opening jokes that include a blackboard behind him where he writes the silly comments intentionally. He had the friendly rivalry and the bantering relationship with the other host Jay Mariotti with whom he had won the most episodes of Around the Horn Show. He has won the most consecutive shows comparing with Jay Mariotti.

On September 2009, Woody had won the 300th show being the first panelist to reach such success. Later on, as the date advances, he grew in his success becoming the only panelist to reach 71 points till date and his total win stands at 475.5 as of 2014 July. Talking about his long and current job at Denver Post, as of 2007, he began to write four columns per week for the post. He had been pulled into controversy for one of his articles in 2001.

Woody Paige was born in the year 1946 June 27 at Memphis, USA. He had attended University of Tennessee and had joined Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity in 1964. After graduating from the University of Tennessee, he started his career with the Whitehaven Press in 1963 and began to write for the Knoxville Journal called The Commercial Appeal of Memphis and the Rocky Mountain News of Denver.

He is tall and his weight accompanies his height. However, looking at his recent pictures, it seems that he has gained weight. Talking about his personal life relating to his wife and affairs, he has the history of dating number of girls as he is a handsome, good looking and a person with a high net worth in the sports media.

There is no exact information to whom he is married but from sources, it is revealed that he is currently married in July 2012. Other of the information regarding his children, divorce or wives are not mentioned.

There is not much information about his early life and personal life. However, one can get some information on him different internet sites and can follow him in his account in Facebook and Twitter to get updated with his recent activities and posts. He has his personal site as well called http://woodypaige.com/.

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