Maria Taylor is famous as the analyst and host for the ESPN sports channel and SEC Network. She covers college football, basketball (both men’s and women’s), the NFL, the NBA, and volleyball.
Maria was born on May 12, 1987, in New York City. She was born in the United States, in the city of Alpharetta. Steve and Suzette Tylor are Taylor’s parents. However, there is no information about her siblings. Therefore she appears to be Steve and Suzette’s sole child. Her height is 6 feet 2 inches tall. She is 72 kg in weight. Her hair is black, and her eyes are black. Taurus is her zodiac sign.
Taylor was a Centennial High School student. She enjoyed an excellent four-year volleyball career when she was there. Maria was a member of the Volleyball Junior National A2 squad and she won many awards there. She attended the University of Georgia where she was awarded an athletic scholarship as a result of her outstanding achievement. There she continued to play basketball and volleyball at the institution. She graduated from the university after four years.
This was Taylor’s third season as a reporter and analyst. Her job as the college football reporter started in 2014 when she joined SEC Network. She worked with Brent Musburger and Jesse Palmer. She also contributes to SEC telecasts of women’s basketball and volleyball as an analyst.
Taylor, In 2013, I worked as a sideline reporter for ESPN2’s weekly prime-time college football show on Saturday nights. Maria covered the Orange Bowl the same year and an annual Bowl game the following year. She was also the analyst for the NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament Preview Show and NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament Preview Show, and many other shows.
Taylor also examined ESPN’s coverage of the NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament and the NCAA Women’s Volleyball National Championship in the previous two years. She appeared on Dawg Report, SportsNite, and SEC Men’s Basketball Tonight, among other studio shows. Recently, she left her work at ESPN and is now set to join NBC.
Rodney Blackstock was Taylor’s husband. Their wedding took place in Destin, Florida, at the beachside Hilton Sandestin. This event happened on May 5, 2019. However, only family and friends joined them. Rodney Blackstock is the director of sports marketing for Q4 SPORTS.
But, they have separated, and recently in February 2021, she married Jon. The information regarding her second husband is not available as of now. But, We’ll update it when more when new information becomes available.
She is active on social media platforms such as Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter, where she publishes frequently. She has 281 thousand Instagram followers and 248.8 thousand Twitter followers.
Taylor makes a substantial sum of money. Her earning is credited to her job as sports analyst and host. Meanwhile, her annual compensation at ESPN is reported to be around $69000. Maria’s total net worth is speculated to be at $ 2 million.