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Lou Holtz Net Worth

Lou Holtz Net Worth is
$4 Million

Lou Holtz's salary
$6 Million

Lou Holtz Bio/Wiki 2018

Retired American football coach and active sportscaster, writer, and motivational speaker Lou Holtz has an estimated net worth of $4 million. He played college football as an undersized linebacker and was a member of the Delta Upsilon Fraternity.

Lou Holtz Net Worth $4 Million

In 1960, Holtz began his training career as a graduate assistant in Iowa where he received his Master’s degree. Holtz made stops as an assistant at William & Mary (1961-1963), Connecticut (1964-1965), South Carolina (1966-1967) and Ohio State (1968) when the Ohio State Buckeyes won the National Championship. Lou Holtz has compiled a career record of 249-132-7. His 1988 Notre Dame team went 12-0 with a victory having a success in the Fiesta Bowl and was the consensus national champion. Lou is the sole school football coach to lead six different programs to bowl games and also the single coach to direct four different systems to the final top 20 rankings. Lou also trained the New York Jets of the National Football League (NFL) during the 1976 season.

Holtz has written or contributed to 10 books. Holtz wed Beth Barcus on July 22, 1961 and they have four children. He’s well known for his quick wit and ability to inspire players. He is commonly a guest on teh popular Richmond, Virginia based Kain Road Radio. He joined ESPN as a college football analyst in 2005. He was elected to the College Football Hall of Fame on May 1, 2008. On May 22, 2011, he was awarded an honorary Doctor of Laws in the University of Notre. He was inducted into the Cotton Bowl Hall of Fame on April 19, 2012. He was likewise awarded an honorary Doctor of Education in the University of South Carolina on December 17, 2012.

Full NameLou Holtz
Net Worth$4 Million
Salary$6 Million
Date Of BirthJanuary 6, 1937
DiedSeptember 22, 1980
Place Of BirthFollansbee, West Virginia, USA
Height1.78 m
ProfessionAmerican football player
EducationEast Liverpool High School, Kent State University
SpouseBeth Barcus
ChildrenSkip Holtz, Luanne Altenbaumer, Elizabeth Messaglia, Kevin Holtz
ParentsAnne Marie Holtz, Andrew Holtz
NicknamesLouis Leo Holtz , Boo Hoo Lou
TV ShowsCollege GameDay (Football), College Football Live, College Football Scoreboard, College Football Final
1Always downplayed his teams
1This is a great football team because nobody proved it otherwise. [on his 1988 National Championship team at Notre Dame]
2Rice scares me to death. [before facing an 0-8 Rice team in 1988]
1College football analyst for ESPN [September 2005]
2Took every team he coached to at least one bowl game. Did not coach the Minnesota Gophers in the 1985 Independence Bowl because he had already accepted the head coaching position at Notre Dame.
3Served as an assistant coach at Iowa (1960); William & Mary (1961-1963); Connecticut (1964-1965); South Carolina (1966-1967) and Ohio State (1968), when the Buckeyes were national champions. Served as head coach at William & Mary (1969-1971); North Carolina State (1972-1975); New York Jets (1976); Arkansas (1977-1983); University of Minnesota (1984-1985); Notre Dame (1986-1996) and South Carolina (1999-2004). Retired from coaching after the 2004 season.
4Played football at Kent State. Graduated in 1959.
5Named national coach of the year in 1977 and 1988.
6Compiled a 100-30-2 record at Notre Dame. Won a national championship in 1988 and had two near-misses in 1989 and 1993. Had a school record 23-game winning steak in 1988-1989 and a 17-game winning streak in 1992-1993. Coached the Fighting Irish in more games than any other football coach in school history and is second only to Knute Rockne in total victories. Took Notre Dame to nine consecutive bowl games, winning five of them.


Special Agent Oso2011TV SeriesUncle Lou


Zig: You Were Born to Win2017DocumentaryHimself
The Bowden Dynasty: A Story of Faith, Family & Football2017DocumentaryHimself
Hannity2009-2016TV SeriesHimself - Panelist / Himself / Himself - Former Notre Dame Coach
Bob Massi Is the Property Man2016TV SeriesHimself
Born To Lead: The Sal Aunese Story2016DocumentaryHimself
30 for 302010-2015TV Series documentaryHimself
Onward Notre Dame: Mutual Respect2015TV Movie documentaryHimself - Notre Dame Head Football Coach, 1986-1996
A Football Life2015TV SeriesHimself
The Bo You Don't Know2015Documentary shortHimself
30 for 30 Shorts2015TV Series documentary shortHimself
2014 Popeyes Bahamas Bowl2014TV MovieHimself - Color Commentator
Feherty2014TV SeriesHimself
Fox and Friends2013-2014TV SeriesHimself
Huckabee2013-2014TV SeriesHimself - Former Notre Dame Head Football Coach / Himself - ESPN College Football Analyst
2013 Sheraton Hawaii Bowl2013TV SpecialHimself - Colo Commentator
2011 San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl2011TV MovieHimself - Color Commentator
2010 Beef 'O' Brady's Bowl2010TV MovieHimself - Color Commentator
2009 Maaco Las Vegas Bowl2009TV MovieHimself - Color Commentator
The Blind Side2009Himself
2008 San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl2008TV MovieHimself - Color Commentator
2008 GMAC Bowl2008TV MovieHimself - Color Commentator
College Football Live2007TV SeriesHimself - Analyst
2006 San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl2006TV MovieHimself - Color Commentator
17th Annual American Century Championship2006TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Quite Frankly with Stephen A. Smith2005TV SeriesHimself
16th Annual American Century Championship2005TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Natural Golf Makeover Challenge2004TV SeriesHimself - Motivational Guru (2004)
Bragging Rites: The Carolina-Clemson Rivalry2003Documentary
ESPN SportsCentury1999-2002TV Series documentaryHimself
The NFL on CBS1998TV SeriesHimself - Color Commentator
Late Show with David Letterman1997TV SeriesHimself
Charlie Rose1996TV SeriesHimself - Guest
1995 IBM OS/2 Fiesta Bowl1995TV MovieHimself - Notre Dame Fighting Irish Head Coach
1994 Mobil Cotton Bowl1994TV MovieHimself - Notre Dame Fighting Irish Head Coach
1993 Mobil Cotton Bowl1993TV MovieHimself - Notre Dame Fighting Irish Head Coach
1992 USF&G Sugar Bowl1992TV MovieHimself - Notre Dame Fighting Irish Head Coach
1991 FedEx Orange Bowl1991TV MovieHimself - Notre Dame Fighting Irish Head Coach
1990 FedEx Orange Bowl1990TV MovieHimself - Notre Dame Fighting Irish Head Coach
Live with Kelly and Michael1989TV SeriesHimself
1989 Sunkist Fiesta Bowl1989TV MovieHimself - Notre Dame Fighting Irish Head Coach
1988 Cotton Bowl1988TV MovieHimself - Notre Dame Fighting Irish Head Coach
1985 Freedom Bowl1985TV MovieHimself - Color Commentator
1981 Gator Bowl1981TV MovieHimself - Arkansas Razorbacks Head Coach
Good Morning America1980TV SeriesHimself
1978 Fiesta Bowl1978TV MovieHimself - Arkansas Razorbacks Head Coach
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson1965-1978TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
1978 Orange Bowl1978TV MovieHimself - Arkansas Razorbacks Head Coach
The NFL on NBC1976TV SeriesHimself - New York Jets Head Coach
NFL Monday Night Football1976TV SeriesHimself - New York Jets Head Coach
1975 Peach Bowl1975TV MovieHimself - North Carolina St. Wolfpack Head Coach
The Jack Paar Tonight Show1958-1962TV SeriesHimself / Himself-Guest

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30 for 302013TV Series documentaryHimself

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