Biography / Wiki
An American professional football player Michael Strahan is associated with the New York Giants. Apart from playing defensive end for the New York Giants, he had a successful career as a television host.
He rose to prominence when he won the 2007 Super Bowl in his last season. He became one of the league’s all-time QB sack leaders and after his retirement in 2008, he eased into a new career in television.
Height / Weight / Age
The weight of Michael Strahan is 116 kg and 256 lbs in pounds. He is a successful footballer and host with a towering height of 193 cm or in feet inches 6’5” tall. He has a cool hairstyle with black color curly hair and has sharp wide black color eyes.
He has a healthy physique with figure measurement is 45 inches chest, 36 inches waist, and 36 inches hips approximately. He will turn 49 years old in November 2020. His biceps size is 17 inches whereas his shoe size is 10 (US).
According to the sources, the estimated net worth of Michael Strahan is $65 million USD approximately. His annual salary is $17 million USD from the sports industry.
Education / Family
Born on November 21, 1971, the birth name of Michael Strahan is Michael Anthony Strahan. He is the youngest son of Gene Willie Strahan who was an Army major and Louise Strahan who was a basketball coach. He was raised along with five siblings and had spent a good portion of his childhood in Mannheim, Germany, where his father was posted.
After spending his childhood in Germany, he returned to Texas for his senior year of high school. He attended Westbury High School for elementary education and attended Texas Southern University for further studies. Strahan was gifted with a tall frame and athlete body build which had helped him in being a successful player.
He lacked the experience still he competed against a member of his school team which resulted in him earning a scholarship to play at Texas Southern University in Houston. In his senior year, he caught the attention of NFL scouts.
|Real name||Michael Anthony Strahan|
|Birth Place||Houston, Texas, (USA)|
|Date Of Birth||November 21, 1971|
|Age||49 years (as of 2020)|
|Height||In centimeters – 195 cm
In feet inches – 6’5”
|Weight||In kilograms – 116 kg
In pounds – 256 lbs
|School||Westbury High School|
|College||Texas Southern University|
|Home Town||Houston, USA|
|Fathers Name||Gene Willie Strahan
|Mothers Name||Louise Strahan
Career / Fashion And Style
After playing at Texas Southern, Michael Strahan got selected in the 1993 NFL draft by New York Giants. In his first season of 2000, he had helped the Giants reach Super Bowl XXXV defeating the Baltimore Ravens. For his excellent performance, he was named as the 2001 NFL defensive player.
In 2004, he got injured with a torn pectoral muscle, hence he was involved only in 4 sacks and finished with 141.5 quarterback sacks. In 2007, he returned to the Giants with quarterback Eli Manning, and he led the club to its first Super Bowl victory by defeating New England Patriots. After his big victory, he announced a final retirement from football.
After leaving football, he joined the TV industry and made a debut in the short-lived FOX sitcom Brothers. In 2012, he became the co-host of Live! With Kelly which was renamed to Live! With Kelly and Michael. In 2014, he joined Good Morning America as a part-time correspondent. In 2020, he appeared on The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon.
Girlfriends, Affairs, Wife, and More
|Children||Daughter – Tanita Strahan, Sophia Strahan
Son – Michael Strahan jr. and 1 more
Some Interesting Facts About Michael Strahan
- Michael Strahan served as a co-host for Kelly Ripa‘s morning talk show 20 times.
- He has appeared in several commercials for the Subway sandwich chain.
- After his retirement, he was hired as a football analyst with FOX Sports.
- In 2014, he was presented Hall of Fame ring of the New York Giants-Indianapolis Colts game by the Giants.