Anthony Mason to be replaced by NFL player Nate Burleson as “CBS This Morning” co-host.
On Wednesday, CBS announced that Nate Burleson will be the new co-host of CBS This morning. He will however still co-host “Good morning football” for the NFL network.
“I am absolutely thrilled to be joining the incredibly talented team at ‘CBS This Morning. This is an extraordinary opportunity, and I look forward to the challenge of upholding the standard set by the legends who came before me. Life is about being ready for the right opportunities, and I have been preparing for this moment since my first day on television. Having a chance to inform, enhance or simply brighten up the morning for our viewers is an honor. The sport of football and I will always be inextricably intertwined. I feel so fortunate to join CTM while continuing to play a role at the NFL Network, and of course, spending Sundays with the team on ‘The NFL Today.” said Burleson.
CBS News and Stations president and co-head Neeraj Khemlani confirmed that he is a perfect fit and they are excited to have him on board.
How old is Nate Burleson? – Age
He was born on the 19th of August 1981 (40 years) in Calgary, Canada.
Nate Burleson’s wife
Burleson is married to Atoya Burleson and they both have 2 sons and a daughter together.
Nate Burleson’s Education – School
Burleson hoped to attend the University of Washington, his father’s alma mater, but was not offered a football scholarship. Instead he accepted a scholarship offer from the University of Nevada, Reno and played for the Nevada Wolf Pack. In the 2002 season he made 138 receptions, the second highest in NCAA history. His senior year, he led the NCAA in both receiving yards and in receptions per game. During his time at Nevada he made a total of 248 receptions for a total of 3,293 yards and 22 touchdowns. He was named first-team All-America by the American Football Coaches Association, All-WAC by the Western Athletic Conference (WAC), and team MVP, and was named second-team All-America by The Sporting News and CNN/SI. He currently holds the WAC and Nevada all-time records for single game receptions with 19 catches. He graduated with a degree in human development and family studies.
Nate Burleson Net worth – Height – Weight
He is estimated to be worth over $50million. Burleson is about 1.83 m tall and weighs about 90kg. He is on Instagram as @nateburleson with over 137k followers.