Ron Pitts - Former Football Player
|Birth Name||Ronald Dwayne Pitts|
|Birth place||Michigan, United States|
|Parents||Elijah Pitts, Ruth Pitts|
|Sibling||Kimberly R. Pitts|
|College/University||University of California, Los Angeles|
|Children||Lee Pitts, Shea Pitts|
Ronald Dwayne Pitts or Ron Pitts was born on the 14th of October, 1962, in Sterling Heights, Michigan, USA. He is a former professional football player and has played for reputed teams. He currently works as a sportscaster and entertainment reporter for CBS Sports Network.
He was born to parents Elijah Pitts and Ruth Pitts and has a sibling named Kimberly R Pitts. Ron Pitts' ex-wife is Babette Crosman and has two children named Lee and Shea Pitts. Both of his children are interested in football and play for their respective college teams.
Net Worth and Career
The retired football player Ron Pitts' net worth has not been disclosed to the public yet. He started working as a sportscaster after retiring as a football player. He works for CBS Sports Network on its college football coverage. The average salary of a sportscaster according to PayScale ranges from $38K - $180K based on their experiences. As a sportscaster who has an experience of more than 20 years, he must be earning a lot through his broadcasting career.
During Ron Pitts' football career, he played for the teams like Buffalo Bills and Green Bay Packers as a cornerback. He played in NFL for Buffalo Bills from 1985 to 1987, and for Green Bay Packers from 1988 to 1990. As professional football players are paid a large amount, Ron Pitts must have accumulated a huge fortune from his career as an NFL footballer. As Ron Pitts also has an acting career, he must have a huge net worth.
Ron Pitts' Acting Career
Not only limited to a career in football, but Ron Pitts also has had a career in the film industry. He has appeared in various TV series and movies such as Independence Day, The Fan, Two for the Money, Hot Shots! Part Delux, and many more. Altogether, the multitalented Ron has appeared in up to 14 movies and series.
Furthermore, Ron was also the host of Destroyed in Seconds. This is an American television show which aired on Discovery Channel. This show has two seasons, and it aired from 21st August 2008 until 23rd March 2009. Destroyed In Seconds featured videos of various things being destroyed in a short period of time. He has made quite a name for himself while working with various actors and producers.
Family, Wife, and Children
Ron Pitts' father, Elijah Pitts was also a well-known football player. He played as a halfback for many teams such as Hamilton Tiger-Cats, Houston Oilers, and Buffalo Bills. Unfortunately, Elijah died in 1998 due to stomach cancer. Ron Pitts' mother is named Ruth, and his younger sister is named Kimberly R Pitts. Although not much has been revealed about them, they must be extremely proud of him and all he has achieved.
Ron Pitts was previously married to his wife, Babette Crosman. They married on 21 May 1988 and divorced on 20 June 2003. But some sites have suggested towards a reconciliation between the two as they were seen together at one of their son's football matches. But it has not been confirmed yet. They have two sons, Lee Pitts and Shea Pitts.
As mentioned previously, both of their sons are interested in football and following their father's footsteps, Lee and Shea Pitts play for their college teams. Both of the brothers play as defensive backs for their team. Ron Pitts and Babette Crosman seem to be supportive of their sons as they are often seen cheering for them at some of their games. Who knows, they might also establish their career as an NFL player just like their father as well as grandfather.