Michael Strahan Biography
Michael Strahan is a television personality, journalist, sports analyst, and former professional football player. He played his entire NFL career (15 years) for New York Giants, as a defensive end. After retiring from Football, Strahan started working as a television personality, journalist, and sports analyst. He works as a football analyst at Fox NFL Sunday and as a Good Morning (GMA) co-host. Strahan is also the host of ABC’s game show, Pyramid.
Michael Strahan Age | Birthday
Born in Houston, Texas, Strahan is 51 years old as of 2021. He was born on November 21, 1971. Strahan celebrates his birthday on the 21st of November each year.
Michael Strahan Parents
Strahan was born in Houston, Texas to his parents; his mother, Louise (Traylor) Strahan, a basketball coach, and his father, Gene Willie Strahan, a retired Army Major, and a boxer. He has five siblings;
Michael Strahan Height
Strahan stands at a height measurement of 6 feet and 5 inches (1.96meters).
Michael Strahan Wife
Strahan has been married twice. He was married to his first ex-wife Wanda Hutchins, from 1992 to 1996. In 1999, Strahan married his second ex-wife Jean Muggli. Strahan’s divorce from Jean was finalized in 2006.
As of July 2022, Strahan is not married. He is however dating his girlfriend named Kayla Quick.
Michael Strahan Girlfriend
Strahan is dating Kayla Quick. The two are reported to have started dating in 2016. Strahan’s girlfriend, Kayla Quick was born in Port Charlotte, Florida USA on October 17, 1989.
Michael Strahan Children
Strahan has four children; daughter, Tanita, and son, Michael Jr, whom he shares with his first ex-wife, Wanda Hutchins; and twin daughters, Isabella and Sophia (born December 2004), whom he shares with his second ex-wife, Jean Muggli.
Michael Strahan College
Strahan went to Westbury High School after which he got a scholarship offer to attend Texas Southern University. He joined Texas Southern University in 1989 and graduated in 1993. While at Texas Southern, he played college football with Texas Southern Tigers. As a junior in 1991, Strahan led the SWAC with 14.5 quarterback sacks. As a senior, Strahan was selected All-America first team by The Poor Man’s Guide to the NFL Draft, The Sheridan Network, Edd Hayes Black College Sports Report, and the Associated Press. He recorded 68 tackles with a school-record 19 quarterback sacks and 32 tackles totaling 142 yards in losses. Strahan was also selected Division I-AA Defensive Player of the Year by The Poor Man’s Guide and Edd Hayes Black College Sports Report.
In 1992, he was named First Team All-Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) and the SWAC’s Player of the Year for the second consecutive season. Strahan was also named Black College Defensive Player of the Year. His 41.5 career sacks is a Texas Southern record. He was inducted into the Black College Football Hall of Fame in 2014.
Michael Strahan NFL
Strahan is a former professional football player. He played a defensive end for the NFL’s New York Giants for 14 seasons. He was selected by the Giants as the 40th pick in the second round of the 1993 NFL Draft. Strahan went on to enjoy an incredibly successful professional career at New York Giants. He is a seven-time Pro-Bowl selection and a member of the Super Bowl-winning 2007 Giants. He holds the record for the most sacks in a single season and holds the distinction of being a two-time NFC Champion and the 2001 NFL Defensive Player of the Year. Strahan retired from the NFL in 2007. In 2014, he was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. He is also in the New York Giants Ring of Honor and was named to the NFL 2000s All-Decade Team (source: Wikipedia)
Michael Strahan GMA
Strahan is a co-host of Good Morning America (GMA). He joined GMA in 2016 as a full-time host.
Michael Strahan The $100,000 Pyramid
Strahan is the presenter/host of the ABC game show, The $100,000 Pyramid. The game show premiered in 2016 with Strahan as the host. Season 5 of The $100,000 Pyramid premiered on July 10, 2022.
Michael Strahan Net worth
Strahan has an estimated net worth of $65 million according to celebritynetworth.com. He is a television personality, sports analyst, and journalist. Strahan is a co-host of GMA and a football analyst at Fox NFL Sunday. He is also the host of ABC’s game show The $100,000 Pyramid. According to Celebritynetworth.com, Strahan earns $17 million in salary for his hosting duties and brand endorsements.
Strahan’s Twitter handle is @michaelstrahan with 1.3 million followers as of July 2022.