Desmond Howard (birth name Desmond Kevin Howard), a former National Football League (NFL) player who was born on May 15, 1970 AD in Cleveland, Ohio, USA. His nationality is American and ethnicity is black. His father is J.D. Howard and mother is Hattie Howard. His brother is Jermaine Howard. He has bachelor's degree in communications from University of Michigan. Howard is currently a football analyst for ESPN channel and the color commentator for Detroit Lions. If you are wondering How old is Desmond Howard, he is 46yrs old. He receives huge salary as a college football analyst for ESPN which has increased Desmond Howard net worth. He is living happily with his family including his wife and children in Miami, Florida.
Howard's career starts in high school where he has record of 5392 rushing yards. He played football for the University of Michigan from 1989 to 1991. He has set five NCAA and 12 Michigan records. He also led the Big Ten Conference in scoring with 138 points during the 1991 season on his way to winning the Heisman Trophy, Maxwell Award and Walter Camp Award, earning first-team All- American honors. After college, he was selected by the Washington Redskins in the first round, forth overall in the 1992 NFL Draft. He played professional football in the National Football League for the Washington Redskins (1992-1994), Green Bay Packers (1996,1999), Oakland Raiders (1997-1998), and Detroit Lions (1999-2002). Howard's performance as a receiver was secondary to his skills as a punt and kick off returner throughout his 11year career. Though he recorded 92 receptions in his first four seasons, he excelled as a punt and kickoff returner throughout his career. Howard caught 123 passes for 1597 yards, rushed for 68 yards, returned 244 punts for 2895 yards, and gained 7595 yards returning 359 kickoffs in his NFL career. Then after retiring from football, he works as broadcaster
for ESPN and is continuing the same till date.
Is Desmond Howard Married? Who is Desmond Howard Wife?
Desmond Howard married Rebkah Howard. Desmond Howard wife Rebkah is an attorney. She is expert in public relations and event management. Rebkah also co-owns public relations Firm named Image Pro and she is involved in non- profit organization The Tamika Huston Foundation. She had received her education in Radio, TV and Film from Howard University School of Law. Desmond Family includes his 3 children name Sydney Howard, Desmond Howard Jr, and Dhamir Howard. There is no any issue of divorce between them and both seems very loyal to each other without any gossips of their affairs with others. They are living a very good life together. Howard is very dedicated to his family and often gives possible time to them.
Net worth and Salary
He is one of the sensational names in the world of football. Desmond Howard net worth is around $14 million dollars while Desmond Howard salary from ESPN is huge. He was voted the Most Valuable Player of Super Bowl XXXI against the New England Patriots and is the first and currently the only special teams player to win the award. He is one of only four players to win both the Heisman Trophy and Super Bowl MVP.
Height and Weight
The 46 years old Howard, a former NFL player, has athletic body. Desmond Howard height is 5 feet 10 inch and his weight is around 85 kg. He has a trimmed short black hair. He has a brownish eye color and mostly keeps a thin mustache.
Wiki and Facts
Howard is socially very active and his successful life journey can be found in wikis and many other social networking media like Facebook, Twitter,etc. He has been followed by 321K in twitter with account as @DesmondHoward and has 21.9K tweets. As being also a famous footballer, he is easily available on the web.