Chris first met the woman who would become his wife, Micki, in 1983, around the time he was working his job covering the Atlanta Braves for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
Mortensen has been married to his wife Micki for approximately 30 years.
The couple has one son, Alex, and one daughter, Shannan DiSanto.
Mortensen’s son, Alex Mortensen, is a free agent quarterback in the NFL. He was cut from the Tennessee Titans on August 11, 2009.
Chris “Mort” Mortensen is an American journalist, providing reports for ESPN’s Sunday NFL Countdown, Monday Night Countdown, SportsCenter, ESPN Radio and ESPN.com.