Taylor Rooks is a current rising and leading sportscaster who made her childhood dreams come true with pure hard work and dedication.
This young and talented journalist has already been to several big news television and is currently working on Bleacher Report and Turner Sports.
Some of her previous appearances as a reporter were on BTN Live, BTN Football Pregame, Women’s Sports Report, and so on.
So, let us being the deep biography of this rising star, Taylor Rooks starting with her quick facts.
Quick Facts: Taylor Rooks
|Celebrated Name||Taylor Rooks|
|Age||29 Years Old|
|Birth Name||Taylor Lynn Rooks|
|Date of Birth||May 22, 1992|
|Profession||Sportscaster and Journalist|
|Place of Birth||St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America|
|Marital Status||Not Married|
|Boyfriend||Odell Beckham Jr|
|Height||5 Feet 9 inches, i.e., 181cm|
|Weight||59kg i..e, 130pounds|
|Body Measurements||35-24-35 inches|
|Net Worth||$1 Million|
|Education||The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign|
|Social Media of Rooks||Instagram and Twitter|
Early Life and Family of Taylor Rooks
Taylor Lynn Rooks, aka, Taylor Rooks a famous American Sportscaster was born on May 22, 1992, in the beautiful city of St.Louis, Missouri, the United States of America.
She was born to the proud parents, Thomas Rooks (Father) and Stephanie Rooks (Mother). Rooks belong to the Afro-American ethnic group and holds the nationality of the United States.
Taylor is a single child of the family who was fortunate to get all the love and care of her parents to herself. Her father, Thomas is a top-rushing leader for the Illionis Fighting Illini.
Similarly, her uncle, Lou Brock is a legendary Hall of Famer of St.Louis Cardinals. Taylor has several relatives who belong to the sportsmanship.
Looking towards her academics, Rooks pursued her high school education from Peachtree Ridge High School in Suwanee, Georgia.
Completing her high school, Taylor joined the University of Illionis at Urbana-Champaign where she majored in broadcast journalism.
How old is Taylor Rooks? Age and Body Measurements
Beautiful and talented American sportscaster, Taylor Rooks is currently living in her late 20’s i.e., 29 years of age along with her boyfriend, Odell Beckham Jr.
Rooks celebrates her annual birthday on the 22nd of May and falls under the zodiac sign of Gemini which represents her personality as smart, intelligent, and ambitious.
This young and charming sportscaster has a perfect slim body build with an impressive body height of 5 feet and 9 inches i.e., 181cm. Similarly, Rooks weighs around 59kg i.e., 130 pounds.
Furthermore, with a perfect body build, this Journalist has maintained her body measurement with 35-24-35 inches which represent her chest size, waist size, and hip size respectively.
Moreover, Taylor is blessed with a beautiful pair of dark eyes and wavy dark curly hair to suit her personality.
Early Career of Taylor Rooks
Since her early life, Taylor was involved in sports activities and also she grew up along with athletes. This certainly increased her interest in sports which she decided to live along as a sportscaster.
After she completed her University with a major in broadcast journalism, she began working as a reporter who covers the news of national football and basketball with Scout.com.
When Rooks was only 19 years old, she appeared on CBS Sports Network reporting on the WBB Pre-NIT Championship.
Also, while she was still at her college, she had already applied for an internship and was working with the PGA Tour, Comcast SportsNet Chicago, and Fox Sports.
Furthermore, during her early ages, she also applied for modeling which she did for a small period of time. However, her major goal was to become a sports journalist.
Professional Career of Taylor Rooks
As Taylor was already an experienced reporter since her college life, it was pretty helpful and easy to get assigned to the real job.
Rooks began working professionally with the scout.com to cover the news of Illionis football and basketball matches.
However, working two years with scout.com, she promoted herself all the way to the national news. Taylor was fortunate to report news regarding big athletes such as Jalen Brunson, Cliff Alexander, Aaron Jordan, Jayson Tatum, etc.
She also became an on-air host for the Big Ten Network who regularly appears on the BTN Live every night. With her smooth and fluent delivery, she also reported the games of Big Ten.
In 2016, Rooks hosted the Women’s Sports with Lisa Byington. Similarly, she also became the host, reporter, and anchor for the SportsNet New York in the same year.
Well, Taylor is currently seen as the sideline reporter for CBS Sports Network for the college football games.
Personal Life of Taylor Rooks
Gorgeous and brilliant American sportscaster, Taylor Rooks is currently single and having affair with Odell Beckham Jr.
Well, talking about her past relationships, Rooks dated Jesse Williams, an American actor, director, producer, and activist.
While they were in a relationship, Jesse was already a married man who was in the ongoing process of his divorce from his former wife.
However, the couple couldn’t last long as Jesse began dating Taylour Paige who is an actor and dancer.
Currently, Rooks is having a secret affair with NFL star, Odell Beckham Jr since the beginning of 2019. Not much of their relationship is known to the media as they have well managed to have a secretive relationship.
How much is Taylor Rooks’s Net Worth?
With early success in her journalism career, Rooks is living her dream life as a professional American journalist. She has worked on several big news platforms and made some heavy stacks.
Well, as of 2021, this 29-year-old sportscaster has a total estimated net worth of around $1 Million.
Rooks makes around $100k per year through her journalism career only. No doubt that this young lady is living a lavish life along with her boyfriend which we can see through her social media posts.
Social Media Presence
One of the leading sportscasters of the United States, Taylor Rooks with her ability of communication and news reporting, has made tons of fans following.
Likewise, Taylor is also an active social media user who is available on multiple social media platforms.
Well, she is active on her Instagram account with over 411K followers and Twitter account with over 205.9K Followers.
Instagram: 411K Followers
Twitter: 205.9K Followers