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Michael Anthony Strahan

sportscaster , football player

Michael Anthony Strahan, American sportscaster, retired professional football player. Achievements include being the New York Giants franchise sacks leader (141.5); setting the NFL's single season sack record (22.5), 2001; being a member of Super Bowl XLII winning New York Giants, 2008. Co-chair Meet the Giants Fundraisers.

Background

Strahan, Michael Anthony was born on November 21, 1971 in Houston, Texas, United States. Son of Gene and Louise Strahan.

Education

Graduate in business management, Texas Southern University, Houston, 1992.

Career

Defensive end New York Giants, 1993—2008. Retired, 2008; studio analyst FOX NFL Sunday, since 2008.

Achievements

  • Achievements include being the New York Giants franchise sacks leader (141.5). Setting the NFL's single season sack record (22.5), 2001. Being a member of Super Bowl XLII winning New York Giants, 2008.

Works

  • Co-author (with Jay Glazer): Inside the Helmet: Life as a Sunday Afternoon Warrior, 2007. Actor: (television appearances) Chuck, since 2008. (television series) Brothers, since 2009.

Membership

Co-chair Meet the Giants Fundraisers.

Connections

Married Wanda Hutchins, 1992 (divorced 1996). Children: Tanita, Michael Junior. Married Jean Strahan, July 18, 1999 (divorced July 20, 2006).

Children: Isabella, Sophia.