Rick Russo Bio-Wiki

Rick Russo is an experienced American sports anchor and reporter working for WVLT-TV Channel 8 in Knoxville, TN, as a Sports Director. He has been part of this network since 1987.

Rick Russo Age, Birthday

Russo’s exact age and birthday are not known as he has not gone public about it. However, it is estimated that he might be around his 60’s.

Rick Russo Parents/Siblings

Russo was born and raised to parents in the United States. The sportscaster has credited his dad and mom for their love and support, however, little is known about them. Furthermore, there is no information regarding whether he has any siblings or not.  Therefore, this part will be updated as soon as it’s accessible.

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Rick Russo Education

Regarding his education, Rick attended the University of Florida where he graduated in 1984 with a Bachelor of Science in Broadcast journalism.

Rick Russo’s Wife, Children

Russo is a married man though he has not said much about his wife. The duo has been together for 32 years and has two lovely daughters. Rick’s family resides in East Tennessee and they are proud to call it home.

Rick Russo Career and Wikipedia

Durham works for WVLT-TV Channel 8 in Knoxville, TN, as a Sports Director. He came to Knoxville in August of 1987 when the station call letters were WTVK. Rick stayed with the station as it transitioned to VHF becoming WKXT. The final transformation came with the purchase by Gray Television and the switch of our call letters to WVLT.

Rick’s first UT football game in 1987 was the Kickoff Classic in the Meadowlands and he’s enjoyed reporting on the Big Orange ever since, including the memorable championship season of 1998. He has had the pleasure of covering everything from high school football to NASCAR and even Super Bowls. Rick is a married man and has two lovely daughters. His family is proud to call East Tennessee home.

Rick Russo Height

Russo has an estimated height of 6 feet 2 inches equaling 1.85 meters.

Rick Russo Salary

He has an estimated annual salary ranging from $ 111, 555 to $ 245,685K

Rick Russo’s Net Worth

Russo has an approximate net worth of $ 1 Million- $ 5 Million. However, his career as a sportscaster is his primary source of income.

Rick Russo WVLT-TV

Russo works at WVLT-TV with his fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists, such as;

  1. Jacob Durham
  2. Ted Hall
  3. Brittany Tarwater
  4. Casey Wheeless
  5. Harry Sullivan
  6. Kyle Grainger
  7. Ben Cathey
  8. Jared Austin
  9. Christyn Allen
  10. Whitney Turner
  11. William Puckett
  12. Paige Dauer
  13. John Sartori

Is Rick Russo on Instagram, Twitter, or TikTok?

You can follow him via Twitter, or Facebook. Rick doesn’t appear to have a public Instagram, TikTok or Snapchat account.