John Minko Biography
John Minko is a well-known face on American television and on the radio for sports. The “20/20 sports anchor” at New York City’s WFAN radio station, he has been with the station for many years. Since the business first opened its doors in 1987, he has been working there. On Sundays through Thursdays, between the hours of 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. (Monday-Thursday) and 6 a.m. and 12 p.m., he updates listeners on the most recent happenings in the world of sports (Sunday). John has also, on occasion, been given the appellation “Dean of Updates,” which is a title bestowed upon him in acknowledgment of his seniority.
John Minko Age
He was born on January 31, 1953. He is 70 years old.
John Minko Wife
John’s birthday, January 31st, 1953, was spent at New Milford, New Jersey, where he was born. He has a wonderful wife and two children. After he graduated from Butler University, he was somewhere around 21 years old when he first met his future wife. After dating for a while, they decided to tie the knot.
John Minko Wins
John, an anchor for WFAN, was on the scene when a train derailed in 2016, and he told 1010 WINS that the train “just did not stop.” It broke through the barriers and entered the reception area without any problems.
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On the YES Network, John makes an appearance with the Mike’s On: Francesa on the Fan team, which was preceded by Mike and the Mad Dog, which aired from 1989 to 2014. He is frequently the punch line of jokes that are told by the host, Mike Francesa. This includes making false accusations that he has boasted about his own accomplishments or made negative statements criticizing other members of the radio station. Other examples include him being accused of making critical remarks regarding other members of the radio station.
He is often made fun of for his reserved demeanor and his inability to ad-lib throughout his updates. Joe Benigno says that John was the one who taught him to read at a level equivalent to the third grade.
John Minko Retiring
It is not yet John’s retirement age. At the moment, he is working as a “20/20 sports anchor” for the New York City-based radio station WFAN. It’s possible that he’ll retire shortly.
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John was the play-by-play announcer for Army football broadcasts on WABC 770 and WEPN during the years 2000 to 2009. In 2010, he served as a co-host for the pre-game show that was broadcast for Army football. John was also the in charge of providing updates for Francesa’s show, NFL Now, which was broadcast across the country. John filled in for a while as the radio announcer for the New Jersey Nets not too long ago. In addition, he was the host of the Minko Morning Zoo show on WFAN from 1988 until it was canceled.
The calls “Bingo!” and “He rings the bell” have become synonymous with him. John attended Butler University and earned a degree there. Since the month of November in 2008, John has been the radio play-by-play announcer for the college basketball games of St. John’s Red Storm.
John Minko Minute With Evan Roberts
In addition to that, together with Evan Roberts, he hosts a weekly video blog entitled the Minko Minute. First, they discuss anything Mink wants, and then Evan asks John a question about love. After that, they continue talking about whatever Mink wants. These have only been reported by male viewers up to this point. The standard answer that John gives is to send the woman in question some chocolate and flowers. Recently, he has suggested that they take the woman in issue to a great Broadway musical as his recommendation. There have been several cameos by special guests, with Ian Eagle being the most recent to make an appearance.
Minko St John’s
Since November 11, 2008, John has served as the radio play-by-play announcer for the collegiate basketball games played by St. John’s Red Storm.
John Minko Salary
His salary ranges between $50k – $80k.
John Minko Net Worth
His estimated net worth ranges between $500k – $1 million.