Michael Irvin Bio | Wiki
Michael Irvin is a popular American sports commentator and previous professional football wide receiver. As of now, Michael works as an analyst for NFL Network since 2009. He played college football at the Campus of Miami and became chosen in the first round of the 1988 NFL Draft by the Dallas Cowboys.
Michael spent his entire 12-year National Football League (NFL) career (1988-1999) with the team, prior to it ended due to a spinal cord injury. He was nicknamed “the Playmaker” because of his penchant for making big plays in big games over his college and pro careers.
Michael is one of three key Cowboys offensive players who helped the team attain three Super Bowl wins: and is known as one of “The Triplets” together with Troy Aikman and Emmitt Smith. In addition, Michael is also a previous broadcaster for ESPN’s Sunday NFL Countdown and is now an analyst for NFL Network. He was appointed in 2007, to the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
Michael Irvin Age
Michael was born on March 5, 1966, in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, in the United States. He is 56 years old.
Michael Irvin Height
He is a man of above-average stature. Michael stands at a height of 6 ft 2 in (Approx 1.88 m).
Michael Irvin Family
He was born and brought up in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, to his parents Walter and Pearl Irvin. Michael was the fifteenth of seventeen children. Michaels dad brought two children from a past marriage and his mom had six; together they added nine more. His dad was a hardworking roofer who served long hours six days a week while his mom took care of the house full of children.
Michael Irvin Wife
Michael is happily married to his lovely wife Sandy Harrell. The pair married in 1990. Michael and his wife are proud parents of their three children namely daughter Chelsea and two sons Michael Jr. and Elijah. He has a daughter named, Myesha Beyonca, born from a former relationship with his previous girlfriend Felicia Walker.
Michael Irvin Education
He studied at Piper High School and later went on to become a football star at St. Thomas Aquinas High School. Michael became heavily recruited by the Campus of Miami to play for the Miami Hurricanes, an example of the top collegiate football programs in the nation. During his time at Miami, under coach Jimmy Johnson, Michael set school records for career receptions (143), earning yards (2,423—afterward broken by Santana Moss) and touchdown receptions (26).
Michael became a member of Miami’s 1987 national championship team and made one of the most legendary plays in school history that year, earning on a 73-yard fourth-quarter touchdown pass from Steve Walsh that offered the margin of victory in Miami’s triumph over archrival Florida State, that propelled them into the national championship game, the 1988 Orange Bowl, against the top-ranked Oklahoma Sooners.
He skipped his last year of eligibility at Miami and declared for the 1988 NFL Draft. He was also admitted to the Campus of Miami Sports Hall of Fame in 2000.
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Michael Irvin Salary
He earns a satisfying amount from his work as an analyst for NFL Network since 2009. Michael’s average salary is $78,747 per year.
Michael Irvin Net Worth
Michael gets his wealth from his work as an analyst for NFL Network since 2009. Therefore, Michael has accumulated a decent fortune over the years he has served. Michael’s estimated net worth is $791,861.
Who Is Michael Irvin Wife
Michael married his lovely wife Sandy Harrell. The pair married in 1990. Michael and his wife are proud parents of their three children namely daughter Chelsea and two sons Michael Jr. and Elijah. He has a daughter named, Myesha Beyonca, born from a former relationship with his previous girlfriend Felicia Walker.
How Old Is Michael Irvin
Michael is a 56-year-old who was born on March 5, 1966, in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, in the United States.