Michael Strahan is a former American football player and currently a media personality from the United States. He played for the Texas Southern University team and then spent all of his professional career with the New York Giants. Now let’s have a close look on Michael Strahan’s net worth in 2018.
Michael Anthony Strahan was born on November 21, 1971, in Houston city in Texas, United States. His father Gene Strahan is a retired boxer and United States army major, and his mother Louise Strahan worked as a basketball coach. Michael Strahan has 5 siblings, and there’s not much information about them.
Michael Strahan was grown and raised in his hometown and for some time in West Germany due to his father’s work. He finished his schooling from the Westbury High School in Brays Oaks in Houston, and at the Mannheim American High School in Germany. After Westbury High School, Michael Strahan got a scholarship and went to the Texas Southern University.
For his marriage and engagement life, Michael Strahan first marriage was to Wanda Hutchins from 1992 – 1996. Michael and Wanda have 1 son and 1 daughter together, Michael Strahan Jr. and Tanita Strahan. Michael Strahan’s second marriage was to Jean Muggli from 1999 – 2006. Michael and Jean have twin daughters that were born on October 28, 2004, and their names are Isabella Strahan and Sophia Strahan.
Following his marriage life, Michael Strahan got engaged to the fashion model, TV personality, actress, designer, and businesswoman Nicole Mitchell, who is Eddie Murphy’s ex-spouse. They got engaged in 2009, and they ended their relationship and their engagement in 2014. Currently, Michael Strahan is dating Kayla Quick.
Michael Strahan’s uncle Art Strahan was a former American football defensive player, who played for the Texas Southern University. During his time at college, Michael Strahan was a powerful player who always had a mark. He grabbed the attention of the national football league teams to draft him.
The New York Giants drafted Michael Strahan in 1993, and his first season with the team wasn’t so good because he had injuries, followed by a few other not important seasons. In 1997, his performance with the team got him his first Pro Bowl ever. In 2000, Michael Strahan won the Divisional Playoffs and the NFC Championship with the New York Giants, but they lost the Super Bowl to Baltimore Ravens. Michael Strahan retired from playing in the national football league after the 2007 season.
Following his retirement, Michael Strahan he worked on a few TV programs. He was the co-host for more than 800 episodes of the talk show “Live with Kelly and Ryan.” Michael Strahan began hosting the game show “The $100,000 Pyramid” in 2016. Furthermore, Michael Strahan launched a clothing line in 2015 by J. C. Penney, and he has authored and co-authored a few books, and the most recent one is titled “Wake Up Happy: The Dream Big, Win Big Guide to Transforming Your Life.”
Awards & Achievements
Michael Strahan is considered to be one of the top American football defensive end players with 141.5 total sacks. He has been selected for the Pro Bowl 7 times, and he has been named 4 times as the All-Pro. Michael Strahan has received that National Football League Defensive Player of the Year Award and the New York Giants Ring of Honor.
Net Worth of Michael Strahan
The estimated net worth of the former American football player who is currently a media personality Michael Strahan is $65 million. He made his 10s of millions from playing to the New York Giants, from the clothing line he launched and from the shows he works on. Michael Strahan salary with New York Giants reached up to $8.7 million.
Michael Strahan is one of the best American football defensive end players of all time. He was drafted by the New York Giants, spent all of his professional career with the team, and he is considered as one of the sacks leaders. Michael Strahan is now in a relationship with Kayla Quick, and they seem happy together.