Nate Burleson Net Worth, Age, Bio, Assets, Wife, Kids, Height & More

Nathaniel Eugene Burleson is US TV host and football analyst. Lions, Seahawks, and Seattle Seahawks were his teams. Detroit Lions and Seattle Seahawks were his teams. Nate Burleson will be valued $18 million by 2023. Nate reports football for CBS’s The NFL Today and Nickelodeon in addition to co-hosting CBS Mornings. He also co-hosted NFL Network’s “Good Morning Football.” Nate also covered entertainment during the show.

Nate Burleson


  • Full Name – Nathaniel Eugene Burleson
  • Date of birth – August 19, 1981
  • Birth Place – Lakewood, Colorado, United States
  • Age – 42 years
  • Nationality – Canadian
  • Height – 6 feet
  • Profession – TV Host & Football Commentator
  • Religion – Afro-Canadian Christian


Nate Eugene Burleson, born on August 19, 1981, in Lakewood, Colorado, under the given name Nathaniel Burleson, is a Canadian citizen of American descent. Valerie Lynn Burleson, Nate’s mother, is a home maker, whereas Alvin, his father, played defensive back for the Calgary Stampeders in the CFL. Brother Lyndale Burleson is the youngest of Nate’s three brothers, which also include Alvin Jr. and Kevin. As a result of his father’s signing with the USFL in 1983, the entire family relocated to the States.

Seattle’s Rainier View Elementary School was where Nate enrolled to get his education. Soon after, he enrolled at Lindbergh and later transferred to Seattle’s O’Dea High School. After attending, he left with a diploma. He received scholarship for is higher studies in University of Nevada, Reno. He played at Nevada Wolf Pack. He completed his graduation in human development and family studies.

Married Status and Children

Nate Burleson wed Atoya Burleson and they are blissfully married. Nate’s wife, Atoya Burleson, co-hosts InsideLINES. They have three children: Nathaniel II, Nehemiah, and Mia Pearl.

Achievement and Career

Burleson, co-host of “CBS Mornings,” has written extensively about mental health and emotional well-being. He has interviewed elite athletes including Kevin Love, Brandon Marshall, and Didi Richards on their mental health struggles. Burleson interviewed NFL wide receiver Antonio Brown for his first network news interview since leaving the Tampa Bay Buccaneers midway through a game.

Since joining CBS Sports in 2017, Burleson has won two Sports Emmys for Outstanding Sports Personality/Studio Analyst and the Outstanding Playoff Coverage Emmy for the NFL Wild Card Game on Nickelodeon in 2021. He hosted NFL Network’s “Good Morning Football” for five years before joining CBS News. Burleson contributes to NFL Network and CBS Sports Network’s “That Other Pregame Show” on Sundays. Burleson highlighted Frederick “Fritz” Pollard, the first African American professional football player and coach, in a 2020 NFL Network documentary. As an entertainment correspondent for “Extra,” he interviewed many well-known celebrities like Michelle Obama, Chris Rock, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, Lady Gaga, Scarlett Johansson and more from 2019 to 2021. The NFL Network launched Burleson’s television career in 2014.

Uninterrupted podcast host Burleson also makes art, poetry, music, and voiceovers for Draft Kings. He’s started restaurants, apparel, and jewellery lines. Burleson played 11 NFL seasons as a wide receiver with the Vikings, Seahawks, and Lions.  Minnesota Vikings drafted him third-round in 2003. Burleson is the only NFL player with three 90-yard punt returns. Burleson, a communications major at the University Of Reno, Nevada, was a Wolf Pack star.

Net Worth

Nate Burleson likely has $18 million in 2023. The former wide receiver, TV host, and NFL analyst is wealthy. A 2020 study estimated Burleson’s NFL earnings at $33 million. His $3 million annual income comes from TV hosting, football commentating, and other activities. NFL career earnings for Burleson were $33 million. As CBS Mornings co-anchor, he reportedly earns $2.7 million annually. Average Nate Burleson salary is $1,020,000.


No other assets recorded.

Political Career

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