Chris Mortensen

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  • Birth Place: Dallas, Texas, United States
  • Profession: Football Analyst
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Fast Facts

  • Served two years in the Army before being honorably discharged.
  • Covered his first Super Bowl in 1979.
  • Won the George Polk award in 1987.
  • Before working at ESPN, was a columnist for The Sporting News.
  • Joined ESPN in 1991.
  • Wrote Playing for Keeps: How One Man Kept the Mob From Sinking Its Hooks Into Pro Football (released in 1991).
  • Nominated for a Pulitzer Prize twice.

Relationships

  • Shannan DiSanto — Daughter
  • Micki Mortensen — Wife
  • Alex Mortensen — Son

College

  • Attended El Camino College, Torrance, California, United States

Details

  • Birth Place: Dallas, Texas, United States
  • Profession: Football Analyst

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