November 20, 2014 at 8:26 PM EST - Updated July 10 at 8:00 AM
You watch him on Fox 29 News, but did you know all these fun facts on Emerson Lotzia?
Home Town: Jacksonville, Florida (Duuuuval!)
Family Life: Meagan is my gorgeous wife. She also produces the Fox 29 10 O'Clock News. We have a 3-year-old English Springer Spaniel, named Rufus. He's a total bro.
What was your first car? A maroon 1998 Jeep Cherokee Sport. Nickname was THE BEAST.
What was your first job? Working at Beaches Car Wash in Jacksonville Beach. Fastest car care attendant on the vacuum line east of the Mississippi!
If you weren't working in news, what would you be doing? Playing in the NFL.
What's your favorite part about living in South Florida? Definitely the weather. Especially during winter. Meg's hometown (Buffalo) is currently buried under four feet of snow. Meanwhile, I'm chillin' on the beach, soakin' up the sun. Jealous?
What do you miss most about home? Family. And Jacksonville Jaguars games!
What's your hidden talent? I'm a decent cook and can make some killer tacos!
If you were left on a deserted island with only three things, what would they be? Sunscreen, satellite phone (w/ FaceTime capability) and a Publix sub.