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Coy Wire

Coy Wire is an American television anchor, correspondent, and former Football player in the NFL. Coy Wire is also the correspondent at CNN’s Sports in 2015.

Early Life and Childhood

Coy Wire was born on 7th November 1978 and is currently 43 years old. His full name is Coy Michael Wire and his zodiac sign is Scorpio. Likewise, he was born in Lemoyne, Pennsylvania, and holds American citizenship. Similarly, he belongs to a Caucasian ethnic group and follows Christianity. He has a multi descent of German, Irish, Dutch, and Japanese. Moreover, his mother named him after the Japanese word ‘Love’. He is the son of the President and founder of Dynamite Sports Company Rick Wire and Code Analyst Jane Wire.

Likewise, he has two siblings, a brother, and a sister. His brother’s name is Casey Wire and his sister’s name is Tiffany Wire. Ever since childhood, he was very much into sports and used to be active in sports. Furthermore, regarding his educational background, he completed his primary education at Lemoyne Lyceum and Highland Primary School, South Thomas Middleton territorial division.

Likewise, he graduated from Cedar geological formation in Camp Hill, Pennsylvania in the year 1995. Furthermore, at the university level, he graduated from Stanford University.

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Caption: Coy in his football jersey. Source: Instagram


After graduating from college, Coy signed a contract in the year 2002 with Buffalo Bills. Likewise, he started 15 games initially and then became a full-time special team player. Similarly, he was later selected as the Team Captain in the year 2005. Moreover, he along with player Lawyer Milloy both played for the Buffalo Bills in their early days. However, he later left the team after having a serious neck injury in the year 2008. After leaving the Buffalo Bills team, he joined the Atlanta Falcons team on 25th July 2008. Here he played around 47 games in all three seasons.

Likewise, after spending three years in the Atlanta Falcons, on 2nd September 2011 he left the Atlanta Falcons. After playing in the NFL for more than a decade, in the year 2015, he started working for CNN. He started his career as an online sports writer and an analyst on CNN Sports. Likewise, he started appearing as a daily anchor on the ‘Bleacher’ Report segment in which he covered events. Moreover, he contributed his expertise to it. Similarly, he worked with CNN’s International World Sport program and CNN Digital on a broad range of crossover sports stories in it.

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Caption: Joy presenting the CNN Sports show. Source: Instagram


Throughout his career in sports, Coy has received impressive fame and popularity. He received the Block Courage Award in the year 2010.

Coy Wire – Net Worth 2023

Likewise, his primary source of income is through being a television anchor and correspondent which is around $250 thousand and his average salary is around $38 thousand.

Similarly, according to various sources, he has a net worth of around $10 million. However, there is no information regarding his asset value and other information

Relationship Status

Coy Wire is straight and is a married man. He is married to interior designer Claire Wire. She owns a home design and renovation company. They dated for a long time and married in the year 2009. They both have a beautiful daughter together named Wrenn.

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Caption: Coy Wire with his wife and daughter posing for a picture. Source: Instagram

Body Measurements

Being athletic, Coy Wire has a well-maintained physical structure and an athletic body type. Likewise, he stands the height of 6 feet (72 inches) tall and weighs around 103 kg (228 lbs). Likewise, regarding his physical features, he has fair skin with black hair color and is bald.

Caption: Coy Wire posing for a picture. Source: Instagram

Coy Wire – Social Media

Reflecting upon his social media presence, Coy Wire is active on Twitter and Instagram. Likewise, his Instagram handle is @coywire, and has over 23.4k followers in it. Similarly, he joined Twitter in July 2010 and has over 32.1k followers in it.