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Joel Klatt is an American Football commentator and analyst for Fox Sports. He is married and has three kids.

Relationship Facts of Joel Klatt

Joel Klatt is married to Sara Ordway.
He is father of Three.
Joel Klatt is not having an affair with anyone presently.
His sexual orientation is straight.

What is the relationship of Joel Klatt?

Joel Klatt is a married man. He wed Sara Ordway in May 2005. They have three children together.

On 15th May 2015, Joel tweeted about his married life. He shared that he married his best friend 10 years ago and Sara is a wonderful mother. Likewise, he revealed his love for her.

Who is Joel Klatt?

Joel Klatt is an American Football commentator and analyst for Fox Sports. Joel was the first three-year starter at QB for Colorado since Kordell Stewart.

On 20th August 2003, he has announced the National Player of the Week in a match against Colorado State.

On 13th November 2019, Joel Klatt reacted to the latest College Football Playoff Rankings.

Joel Klatt- Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity, Education

Joel Klatt was born on 4th February 1982 in Arvada, Colorado. He is the son of Gary Klatt and Mrs. Klatt. Gary is the head coach at Pomona High School in Arvada, Colorado.

He has a brother Jason Klatt, a 5th-year coach at Mead High in Colorado. Recently, Jason was named the Denver Broncos Coach of the Week.

Joel Klatt
Caption: Joel Klatt ad Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer (Source: Fox Sports)

Joel attended Pomona High School in Arvada, Columbia. After that, he studied B.A. in Economics at the University of Colorado Boulder in Boulder, Colorado.

Joel Klatt- Professional Career

High school

When Joel Klatt was a junior in high school he had 4 interceptions playing in the secondary, helping the team to a 9–3 record.

In his senior year, he led the team to a 6–5 record and earned second-team all-state honors with 78–125 passes (62.4%) for 1,250 yards and 16 touchdowns.


Joel was drafted in the 11th round of the 2000 Major League Baseball Amateur Draft by the San Diego Padres. He played for the Arizona League Padres led 12 doubles and batted .209 with 1 HR and 15 RBIs.

College Career

In the year 2002, he walked on to Colorado as a QB and played three games 0n the punt return team as a rusher/blocker against Missouri and Iowa State. In the next year, he earned a starting position at QB and set 19 school records.

In the 2004 season, he played 13 games and was 192–334 for 2,065 yards and 9 touchdowns but had 15 interceptions. Likewise, in the 2005 season, he led the Buffs to the Big 12 North title.


Even though Joel was not drafted in the 2006 NFL Draft but he attended the Detroit Lions and New Orleans Saints rookie mini-camps. New Orleans signed him as a free agent.

Broadcasting career

Joel filled in as an analyst on Friday night high school football games in the Denver area in 2006 and since then his broadcasting career started. From 2007-08, he became the studio host for Fox Sports Southwest.

In August 2013, he joined Fox Sports and spent his first two seasons with FS1 and FOX broadcast networks. Likewise, he is a guest commentator weekly on the JOX Roundtable which is a sports talk show based in Birmingham, Alabama.

Joel’s Top 10 College Football

  1. Ohio State FB
  2. LSU Football
  3. Clemson FB
  4. OU Football
  5. Georgia Football
  6. Oregon Football
  7. Alabama Football
  8. Badger Football
  9. Penn State Football
  10. BU Football

College Honors

  • 2003: National Player of the Week
  • 2003: John Mack Award
  • 2002: Eddie Crowder Award
  • 2003: Best Interview

Joel Klatt- Net worth, Salary

As of 2022, the estimated net worth of Joel is $5 million US. As a reporter, he receives an annual salary of $42,153-$109,815 US.

He owns a house in Manhattan Beach, California, US. In 2016, he wanted to sell the three-bedroom home for $1.7 million US.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

Joel Klatt has blond hair and green eyes. He is 6 feet 1 inch tall and weighs around 82 kg.

Social Media

He has around 17k followers on Facebook, 202k on Twitter, and 24.5k on Instagram account.


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