Charles Davis Biography
A native of Tennessee, Charles Davis an American football analyst. Davis works as an analyst for NFL on CBS, working alongside Ian Eagle.
The American football analyst, Charles, has been the analyst for the Madden NFL series since 2017. He has been working alongside Brandon Gaudin.
Additionally, Franklin is an analyst for the NFL Network and has previously worked with Fox Sports, TBS, ESPN, The Golf Channel, and Sun Sports (now Bally Sports Sun). From 1982 to 1986, Davis worked as a safety for the Tennessee Volunteers though he went undrafted in the 1987 NFL Draft.
Charles Davis Age and Birthday
Davis was born on 14 November 1964, in Elizabethton, Tennessee, United States. He is 56 years old as of 2020. Additionally, Davis celebrates his birthday on November 14th every year.
Charles Davis Height and Weight
He stands at a height of 6 feet 3 inches (1.91 meters). He also weighs 192 lb (87 kg).
Charles Davis Family, Parents and Siblings
Davis was born in Elizabethton, Tennessee, but he was raised in New Paltz, New York. He was born to his father named Franklin, who was a high school football and basketball coach.
He has not shared any information about his mother and siblings nor his other relatives. This information is however currently under review and will be updated as soon as it has been made publicly available.
Charles Davis Wife and Children
Davis is a married man. He got married to Lisa. The two have been blessed to have two children.
He has a son named Parker, who is on the basketball team at Rollins College, and a daughter named Taylor, who works in the entertainment industry in Los Angeles. The couple resides in Windermere, Florida.
Charles Davis Education
He earned a master’s degree in history while a student at Tennessee.
Charles Davis NFL Career
After the 1987 NFL Draft on April 30th, Charles was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Dallas Cowboys. Due to him not making the team, Davis went on to enroll at Graduate School. During 1987’s University of Tennessee, Orange-and-White Game was one of the first games that Charles called alongside long-time Vol Network play-by-play commentator John Ward.
Throughout his career, Davis was involved with a variety of jobs related to sports. In 1989, he was an assistant coach at the University of the Pacific for one season. Additionally, he worked for the Southeastern Conference. Charles was also previously hired as the director of the United States Olympic Training Centre.
From 1994 to 1996, he worked as an assistant athletic director at Stanford University. In addition, Davis worked as a manager of sports operations on multipurpose fields and sports programming at the field house at Disney’s Wide World of Sports. The famous sportscaster, Charles became the first African-American to be a tournament director of a PGA event in October 1998. At the time, he led the Disney World Golf Classic.
Charles Davis CBS
Fox Sports South hired Charles in 1997 so that he could serve as an analyst at college football games. Previously, he worked at radio station 740 The Team in Orlando, Florida. At the time, he co-hosted Clarke and Davis which is a morning show, along with local sportscaster Pat Clarke.
He aired the show from July 2000 until July 2002 along with various special guests including “The Pastor” Sean Fitzgerald, Glenn Dehmer, and Steve Gunter. At the time, he worked as a sideline reporter during Jefferson Pilot’s SEC Game of the Week. Charles also co-hosted the Sunshine Network’s evening sports show, Sunshine Network Live.
He called Arena Football League games for the AFL from NBC from 2003 to 2004. In basketball, he worked as a sideline reporter for CBS’s coverage of the 2001 and 2002 NCAA Men’s Tournaments. In addition, he has been a frequent commentator on The Golf Channel, appearing on programs such as Viewer’s Forum and the Grey Goose 19th Hole.
Famous American sportscaster, Davis, joined Fox Sports as an analyst in 2006. Moreover, he called the 2007 BCS National Championship Game with Barry Alvarez and Thom Brennaman. During the 2008 and 2009 games with only Brennaman.
Charles Davis Net Worth and Salary
Over the years, Davis has made a great fortune from his career. He has an estimated net worth of $2 million. However, his annual earnings are currently under review and will be updated as soon as it has been made publicly available.