ESPN's Skip Bayless and his Wife Ernestine Sclafani Relationship; Are they Happy together? No Divorce

HitBerryPublished on   14 Sep, 2016Updated on   22 Jun, 2018

Skip Bayless is a well-known face as a sports columnist and reporter at ESPN2. He was the person responsible for lifting the 'First Take' of ESPN2 on the top rank in the US in viewership. Leaving professional career aside, Skip Bayless married wife Ernestine Sclafani and is happy together.


Likewise, Ernestine Sclafani, wife of Skip is also a popular publicist. As both, the couple is involved in the same profession which might be one of the reasons that their relationship has stood rock-strong for years. Know the inner story of the couple right below.

Skip Bayless's Relationship with Ernestine Sclafani

For a man who comes off on television as bitter and cold, it's hard to believe that Bayless can be in a loving relationship. However, it turned out that he can turn himself into a loving person to his lady love. This is why we say we say love can change anything, just like Skip Bayless changed for Ernestine Sclafani.

Sclafani first met Bayless when she brought actor Kevin Dillon to the ‘First Take’ set and the pair immediately connected. The two also enjoyed dinner the same night, where they bonded over classic television shows and 60’s music.

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[ CAPTION: Skip Bayless and Ernestine Sclafani ][ SOURCE: Fabwags ]

Speaking of Bayless's past affairs, he has been in four other long-term relationships throughout his life, including his junior high school sweetheart, whom he married shortly after graduating from college and later on, separated as well.

As per Bayless no other women have ever loved and cared him the way his then-girlfriend Sclafani did. Comparing his past experiences with Ernestine Skip said that,

She is the strongest-willed and can elbow her way into my life better than the others.

Skip Bayless's Married Life with Ernestine Sclafani

After keeping the affair private for so many years, the couple finally married. Actually, Sclafani is the second wife of Bayless. Their wedding ceremony was so personal that the couple did not disclose the pictures of their special day.

The couple made their relationship so private that they did not reveal the exact information regarding their wedding ceremony, the venue and more.

Despite the fact that, the couple kept their marital status private for so many years, we can surely assume that they are living a very happy and prosperous life together. As there have never been any rumors of them having any sorts of problem in their married life, the couple might be enjoying a blissful marital life.

[ CAPTION: Ernestine Sclafani ][ SOURCE: Hitberry ]

We would like to wish them all the best for their successful married life in the future. For more updates on Skip Bayless and Ernestine Sclafani, keep visiting HitBerry.

Ten Facts about Skip Bayless

1. Skip Bayless was born on December 4, 1951, and is 66 years old.
2. Skip Bayless was born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States.
3. Skip Bayless is the son of Levita Bayless and John Bayless.
4. Skip Bayless started his professional career back in 1976.
5. Skip Bayless's brother is American chef Rick Bayless.
6. Skip Bayless's birth sign is Sagittarius.
7. Skip Bayless's net worth is around $12 million.
8. Skip Bayless married Ernestine Sclafani.
9. Skip Bayless is a man of routine and is obsessed with healthy living.
10. Skip Bayless's annual salary is around $500,000.