Eric Sollenberger, also known as PFT Commenter, is an American sportswriter and podcaster. His most notable accomplishment is co-hosting Pardon My Take, a Barstool podcast about sports. Erick is best known for his coverage of US politics and the National Football League online publication, Barstool Sports. PFT Commenter’s net worth is approximately $2 million as of 2023.
|Full Name||Eric Sollenberger|
|The Birth Date||January 31, 1986|
|Birthplace||United States of America|
|Net Worth||$2 Million|
Eric Sollenberger was born 31 January 1986 in the United States. He is not able to share enough information about his academic, family, and past lives.
Eric first used the name PFT commenter while he was working as a commenter for ProFootballTalk.com. He started using @PFTCommenter as his Twitter name in 2012. He began his career as a contributor for the sports blogging network SB Nation. He then worked as a contributor to the NFL humor blog, Kissing Suzy Kolber and his personal blog Football Savages.
PFT Commenter Net Worth & Career
PFT Commenter first came to our attention in 2015 after he had commented on the 2016 United States presidential elections. During the coverage of the Republican Party presidential elections, he was caught on camera several times. The media also paid attention to his question to Ben Carson, then-Presidential candidate.
Carson was actually asked by him if he would consider aborting Adolf Hitler’s child if he had the option. Later, Carson’s question was the main headline on CNN.com. It was titled, Ben Carson would never abort Baby Hitler.
In March 2016, he started working for Barstool Sports, where he appeared as a co-host of comedic sports podcast “Pardon My Take”. Dan Katz and he still host the podcast. People love the podcast. It is on iTunes at the top on the Sports and Recreation podcast list. Dan Katz, his co-host, has also made an appearance on the Daily Sports News, SportsCenter, on February 8, 2017.
PFT Commenter makes regular calls-in appearances on The Right Time radio show. He was about to play for the XFL’s DC Defenders as a placekicker for the XFL’s 2020 revival season. After the tryout, however, he wasn’t selected. Tyler Rausa won his kicking position. He received training from Jeff Fisher, a former placekicker, and Morten Anderson for the tryout.
He had to take off his signature sunglasses and replace them with tinted goggles. Also, he was required to wear a single-bar face mask rather than a helmet during the tryout. For a long time, professional and college football have banned the use of face masks and tinted glasses.
Personal Life with PFT Commenter
PFT Commenter is yet to disclose his relationship status. PFT Commenter has not revealed any details about his relationship via his official Instagram account. He is currently being followed by 361K people via Instagram.
PFT Commenter Net Value
As of 2023, PFT Commenter’s net worth is estimated to be around $2 million. Barstool Sports has paid him a large salary as a podcaster. He has yet to reveal his exact salary as a podcaster. He has also self-published an e-book titled “Goodell vs Obama: The Battle for the Future of the NFL”.