David Pollack is best known as a former profession American football linebacker. According to David Pollack bio, he was born on 19th June 1984. Pollack has played two seasons for NFL. He was an active football player since his college days. Even he was regarded as the top college defensive player throughout the nation. David Pollack was born in New Brunswick, New Jersey. He was sent to Shiloh High School in Georgia for earlier education. During David Pollack school days, he was a star sportsman. He was keen in Basketball, Football and Wrestling. David is married to his wife Lindsey Pollack who is very supportive and stood by him in his tough days including the one where he had encountered severe neck injury in 2006 while playing against Cleveland Browns. David Pollack wife Lindsey has also supported him in his weight loss campaign.
David Pollack net worth is around 500,000 US dollars while David Pollack salary from ESPN is impressive. For higher study, Pollack joined University of Georgia from where he did bachelor’s degree in history. At university, Pollack played for Georgia Bulldogs football team for three years. He received first team All-American honors for three seasons and became second to receive this honor after Herschel Walker. Moreover, David Pollack received other honors such as SEC Player of the Year Award, SEC Defensive Player of the Year Award, Chuck Bednarik Award, Ted Hendricks Award, Lombardi Award and Lott Trophy. David Pollack signature game rose throughout the second game of the 2002 season. David completed his graduation with 36 sacks which itself was a record and is ranked third in NCAA history. During the 2005 season, David Pollack missed two games because of injury. Later, he was recovered from injury but again he encountered with another injury. It was his good luck that he didn’t suffer from paralysis but has to wear a halo brace for three months. Unfortunately, his football career was
ended by injury. In 2008, it was announced that David Pollack is retired from football. This 32 year old football linebacker couldn’t make jaw dropping bucks like others as his career was spoiled by injuries.
As David Pollack prime career was wiped out short after injury, he began to gain weight. Later, he went through weight loss. As a result, he slimmed down to 220 pounds from 297 pounds. He was able to do so by doing heavy exercise. He also accepted the challenge of 20minutes of walk and 1 mile of run on thanks giving day. David Pollack after injury career is even more surprising. After retirement in 2008, David Pollack established a new company named Fanban which manufactures sports banners featuring sports photographs and college football team logos. In addition to this, Pollack jumped into new career as a host for afternoon sports talk on Atlanta’s 790 The Zone. Same year, he started studio work for CBS’s college football coverage. Similarly, he is serving as college football analyst for ESPNU. In 2011, he associated with the ESPN show called College Gameday. Later in 2012, he replaced Craig James on ESPN’s Thursday Night Football.
David Pollack Wife and Children
David Pollack is married man. David Pollack wife is Lindsey Pollack. She works as a writer and editor with a range of experience in books and magazines. David was dating Lindsey for few years before actually deciding to marry her and for him it is the best decision of his life. Together they are blessed with two children. Pollack seems to be happy with his wife as there are no such rumors on David Pollack divorce and all that. Currently, he lives in Athens with family. He can be followed on Twitter as well as David Pollack bio is featured in Wikipedia. David Pollack children include his son Nick and his daughter Leah.