Table of Contents
- Michael Strahan’s 2016: From a criminal girlfriend to Kelly Ripa betrayal
- 1. Quick Was Charged With Grand Theft of Her Grandmother’s Jewelry
- 2. She Was Arrested as a Juvenile for Disorderly Conduct
- 3. Her Family Members Have Arrest Records
- 4. Quick Used to Work at a Strip Club Called Thee DollHouse
- 5. Michael Strahan Was Previously Engaged to Eddie Murphy’s Ex-Wife Nicole
- Jean Muggli Bio
- Jean Muggli Height, Weight
- Jean Muggli Husband, Michael Strahan, Children
- Jean Muggli Divorce
- Michael Strahan Biography
- Michael Strahan Age|Birthday
- Michael Strahan Height
- Michael Strahan Family
- Michael Strahan Body Measurements
- Michael Strahan Salary
- Michael Strahan Net Worth
- Michael Strahan Book
- Michael Strahan Retire
- Michael Strahan Good Morning America
- Michael Strahan Awards and Achievements
- Frequently Asked Questions About Michael Strahan
- Michael Strahan Facebook
- Michael Strahan Twitter
- Michael Strahan Instagram
- What Is Michael Strahan’s Net Worth?
- What is Michael Strahan’s Net worth?
- Talk show hosting
- Other revenue streams
- Michael Strahan
- Who is Michael Strahan?
- Michael Strahan: Birthday, Family, Facts
- Early Profession and Career
- Michael Strahan: Net Worth and Salary
- Michael Strahan: Dating, Girlfriend, Married, Wife
- Michael Strahan: Height, Weight, Body Measurements
- Social Media Profiles
Who is Michael Strahan dating? Many famous women have dated former NFL player and Good Morning America presenter Michael Strahan, and this list will give you more details about these lucky ladies. Including Michael Strahan’s current girlfriend, past relationships (including a wife or two), pictures together, and dating rumors, this comprehensive dating history tells you everything you need to know about Michael Strahan’s love life.
This list features Michael Strahan’s ex-girlfriends along with additional information about them, such as when they were born and what they do professionally. These ladies come in all shapes and sizes, but what they all have in common is that they’re all women that Michael Strahan has either dated or linked up with. It’s not hard to get jealous of these women that Michael Strahan has gone out with, so try your hardest to contain your envy.
Michael Strahan is currently dating Kayla Quick.
This list of Michael Strahan’s girlfriends and exes includes Nicole Mitchell Murphy and Stefani Vara.
Michael Strahan was married twice: Wanda Hutchins, from 1991 to 1996; and Jean Muggli, from 1999 to 2006. He has four children: Tanita (born 1992), Michael (born 1995), and twin daughters Sophia and Isabella (born 2004).
Michael Strahan’s 2016: From a criminal girlfriend to Kelly Ripa betrayal
Michael Strahan‘s sudden departure from “Live” was one of the biggest stories of 2016.
Already forgotten the nitty-gritty details of the scandal? Relive the year in Strahan.
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In January, it was revealed Michael Strahan’s 27-year-old girlfriend had a criminal past. According to police records, Kayla Quick was arrested twice: at 14 for disorderly conduct, and in 2005 for grand theft after allegedly breaking into her grandma’s home and stealing $6,000 worth of jewels.
She may have a criminal record, but Strahan’s girlfriend can rock a bikini. The pair was spotted splashing around in St. Barts in March. The couple was inseparable while sipping cocktails.
Kelly Ripa and Michael StrahanRob Tannenbaum/ABC via Getty Images
Let the drama begin. It all started when Strahan released a statement that he would be leaving “Live” and joining “Good Morning America” full-time in September. Prior to the move, he appeared frequently on the morning show as a correspondent. However, the scandal could have been defused if ABC had just told his “Live” co-host, Kelly Ripa, about the shake-up. The morning after the announcement, Ripa was absent from “Live.”
“Kelly sees this as the ultimate betrayal,” a source told Page Six at the time. Another source confirmed that Ripa was having a “total meltdown” after being blindsided by the news.
In the days following the announcement, more and more information about Ripa and Strahan’s off-screen relationship was revealed. “They could not stand each other, and whenever they communicated off-camera, it was always through their reps,” an insider told us of the pair, who seemed to have the perfect on-air chemistry.
Strahan bailed on a charity gala he was scheduled to co-host, while Ripa was spotted leaving her apartment clutching a copy of the book “David and Goliath.” ABC and Strahan claimed that Ripa had already planned to take time off to celebrate her 20th anniversary with husband Mark Consuelos; however, Ripa sent an email to staff thanking them for giving her time to “process” the new information.
Ripa returned to “Live” on April 26 and openly discussed what had been going on behind the scenes.
“I am fairly certain that there are trained professional snipers with tranquilizer darts in case I drift too far off message,” she joked. “I needed a couple days to gather my thoughts. After 26 years with this company, I earned the right.” She said that over the past couple days, the situation opened doors to better communication, consideration and respect. She congratulated Strahan on his new position, saying she was “thrilled” and “proud” of him. That same day, ABC revealed Strahan would be leaving the show four months earlier than expected, making his last day May 13.
The dramatic week ended with an on-air dig from Ripa about his divorce.
Kelly and Michael continued to co-exist at the office and the pair even nabbed a Daytime Emmy for their show, but neither of them showed up at the ceremony in Los Angeles to claim the award.
On the bright side, things seemed to be going well for Strahan and his criminal girlfriend, who were spotted out on a date during the aftermath of the scandal.
Kelly Ripa and Michael Strahan hug it out.David M. Russell/Disney ABC Home Entertainment and Television Distribution via AP
Strahan co-hosted his last show on May 13 and after the show, sources told us that Ripa and Strahan had a private reconciliation. “It was all very positive,” the source told us of their talk, but even as they made up, the mood of the staff was “celebratory” after he left. Almost immediately, pictures of Strahan were taken down and replaced with solo shots of Ripa. One source compared it to “the first day of school.”
Strahan was seen toasting his departure with his new co-host Robin Roberts and things seemed to be calming down. He remained tight-lipped about everything that happened, not granting interviews to the press.
“I get the desire to move people to other places where they are needed. I get it,” Ripa said in May. “However, what nobody considered is there’s a whole other group of people that it really impacts, because we have to now find another great person. Which is fun but challenging.”
At the end of May, speculation about who would take over for Strahan was all anyone could talk about. Names from Anderson Cooper to Fred Savage were floating around.
In June, Strahan finally broke his silence. “I really haven’t missed it,” he told Chelsea Handler in his first interview post-“Live.” “But I loved it. Don’t get me wrong. I loved it. When you get a break, sometimes you kind of go, ‘Wow, I kind of needed it.’ I needed a break.”
His arrival at “Good Morning America” sparked a whole new set of rumors at ABC. Sources said that Lara Spencer might be leaving and that George Stephanopoulos would focus more on politics while Strahan took a lead anchor position.
Michael Strahan, Robin Roberts, George Stephanopoulos and Lara SpencerIda Mae Astute/ABC via Getty Images
In the beginning of July, it was revealed that part of Strahan’s deal at “GMA” forced him to drop any endorsements. ABC News staffers are forbidden from endorsement deals, which meant he was no longer able to promote things like Subway, Pizza Hut, Metamucil or anything else he’d done in the past. It also set in that he would be starting to cover more serious news and Strahan was a little bit nervous about the change.
“His background is football, not journalism,” a source told Page Six, adding that they would be easing him into the hard-hitting news.
By August, the dust had settled and the biggest news was still trying to find a replacement for Strahan on “Live.”
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Just when things seemed to have blown over, Strahan did an interview with People and admitted he and Ripa were no longer friends. “At one point I think we were friends. I don’t know what happened at the end,” he said. “I wasn’t surprised by her reaction at all, but I can’t control somebody else’s actions.”
He was supposed to be on the cover of that week’s People magazine, but was booted to make room for Brangelina’s split.
ABC execs were less than thrilled about Strahan’s interview with the magazine. “They thought he was over it, and here he is rehashing it. It’s sort of obvious they wouldn’t be happy … Everyone thought he’d moved on,” a source told us.
By September, Ripa had gotten a promotion to executive producer on “Live.” We were told that Bob Iger smoothed things over by giving Ripa the new title.
Vanity Fair released their list of people who fell from grace in 2016 and Ben Sherwood, the president of Disney/ABC television group, got a special shout-out for how he handled Strahan’s exit from the show and the fact that Ripa was blindsided by the news.
Leave it to Andy Cohen to bring up sore subjects. Cohen, a longtime friend of Ripa, wrote in his new book that his remarks during the “Live” scandal hurt Strahan’s feelings. At the time, Cohen said he didn’t understand how Strahan could leave “the greatest job in TV to be one of five people” on “Good Morning America.”
Andy Cohen and Kelly RipaNBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images
Apparently in May, Cohen ran into Strahan. “Going into dinner I walked right into Michael Strahan, who said he can’t believe I did him that way, that he was so surprised I joined the pileup,” Cohen wrote, adding that they talked and “hugged it out” that night.
For now, it seems like the “Live” nightmare is finally over. Both parties seem to have moved on, but who knows what 2017 may hold.
Michael Strahan has been in headlines the past couple weeks for his abrupt exit from Live! With Kelly and Michael in order to move full-time to Good Morning America. So, who is Strahan dating right now? Get the rundown on Strahan, 44, and his girlfriend Kayla Quick, 27.
1. Quick Was Charged With Grand Theft of Her Grandmother’s Jewelry
#Michael #Strahan Celebrates Final Week Of Live On Date With Girlfriend Kayla Quick https://t.co/NGuphAjMHu pic.twitter.com/U9quZhLg00
— Jenkers News (ENG) (@jenkers_en) May 13, 2016
Radar Online reports that when Quick was 18 years old, she and her ex-boyfriend Justin Hundley broke into her grandmother’s home and stole $6,000 worth of jewelry. Margaret Cox was 83 years old when her granddaughter burglarized her home. According to Daily Mail, Quick ended up confessing to the crime.
2. She Was Arrested as a Juvenile for Disorderly Conduct
MICHAEL STRAHAN’S BIKINI-CLAD GIRLFRIEND KAYLA QUICK ENJOY A ROMANTIC BEACH HOLIDAYhttps://t.co/20xcmp3IV3 pic.twitter.com/lWT4m8II1i
— HIGH TRENDZ (@hightrendz) April 3, 2016
Grand theft wasn’t the only crime that Quick had been charged with in her life. When she was just 14 years old, she was arrested for disorderly conduct in her hometown of Port Charlotte, Florida.
3. Her Family Members Have Arrest Records
— Holly Gossip (@hollygossipsite) April 17, 2016
Not only has Quick had run-ins with the law, her family members have as well. In fact, her father Gerald Quick was arrested 19 times for charges ranging from drugs to aggravated assault. Her sister Kara Lee Quick has also been arrested in the past for drug possession of controlled substances Xanax and Stilnox.
4. Quick Used to Work at a Strip Club Called Thee DollHouse
The #1 Adult Club in Tampa #TheeDollhouse #TheeLegendLivesOn! pic.twitter.com/v7PAl6IXaI
— Thee DollHouse Tampa (@Thee_Dollhouse) December 8, 2015
According to Radar, when Quick was 18 years old, she worked for a few months as a waitress at a Tamp strip club called Thee Dollhouse, where a source says she knew “how to hustle customers and could clear up to $2,000 a week.”
5. Michael Strahan Was Previously Engaged to Eddie Murphy’s Ex-Wife Nicole
Michael Strahan has gone through two divorces and was most recently engaged to Eddie Murphy’s ex-wife Nicole, but the two broke up in 2014. Murphy and Strahan started dating in 2009 and according to Fab Wags, Murphy is currently dating Nick Cannon. Strahan is a father of four with ex-wives Wanda Hutchins and Jean Muggli. During Strahan’s messy divorce from Jean Muggli, she accused Strahan of having a romantic relationship with a man.
He’s not a regular dad, he’s a cool dad! Michael Strahan invited his daughters to be by his side at the 2018 Kid’s Choice Sports Awards, and we can’t believe how grown up they look!
Michael Strahan, 46, earned some cool points with his daughters on July 19 when he took them for a night out to the 2018 Kid’s Choice Sports Awards. The 13-year-old twin sisters, Isabella and Sophia, looked thrilled to be at dad’s side for the award show in Los Angeles and were all smiles in pictures. The show, hosted by NBA star Chris Paul, also saw attendance from stars like Chloe Kim, Michael Phelps, and even Ciara.
On the ‘orange’ carpet,’ Isabella and Sophia wore matching outfits, each choosing to don navy crop tops paired white denim bottoms. Twinning for real! Dad kept it ultra casual in jeans and a collared shirt. Their appearance at the awards show was a rare one for Michael’s children, who usually keep a low profile. The former New York Giants player shares his twins with ex-wife Jean Muggli, and tries to give them as much of a normal life as possible, including a regular education. He told People, “During their school year I get on a plane, and I fly to see my kids.” “Whenever they get a break, they come to New York,” he added. It looks like this time around, Isabella and Sophia were the ones flying out to meet dad. Not bad for a school night!
Even after his football career, Michael has kept an impressive resume. GMA host, NFL Hall of Famer, Emmy winner, author, you name it. The star can also now add model to the list. Just this week, he was seen shooting the latest collection for his MSX and Collection by Michael Strahan clothing line. Perhaps, Michael has been keeping busy in an effort to combat rumors that he is incredibly jealous of fellow athlete Alex Rodriguez. According to RadarOnline, Strahan has been feeling threatened that the ex-Yankee player has been stealing his spotlight!
From the look of his beaming smile here with his family, we don’t think Michael seems to be jealous of much at all.
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Good Morning America and Strahan and Sara co-anchor Michael Strahan shared a photo of his twin daughters on Instagram this week.
The photo includes his twin daughters, Sophia and Isabella, who he had with his ex-wife, Jean Muggli.
Michael hosted the 2019 Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Sports Awards this week.
The GMA co-host’s two other kids, Michael Jr. and Tanita, did not attend.
Most of Good Morning America star Michael Strahan’s Instagram feed is filled with memes, throwbacks, and cute photos with his pup, Enzo. So when the Strahan and Sara co-anchor shared an adorable picture of himself with his twin 14-year-old daughters, Sophia and Isabella, fans were especially delighted.
Sophia and Isabella were there to support their dad, who hosted the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Sports Awards in Santa Monica, California on July 11. Luckily, before Michael got epically slimed on stage with Rob Gronkowski, Laurie Hernandez, and Lindsey Vonn, the three were able to capture this sweet family pic alongside basketball player Zion Williamson. Although, as the GMA co-host joked in the caption, it almost didn’t happen at all.
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That time my twins wanted to kick me out of the picture but I refused to leave! LOL #KidsChoiceSports
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“That time my twins wanted to kick me out of the picture but I refused to leave! LOL,” Michael wrote.
In reaction to the photo, Michael’s GMA co-star Paula Faris quipped in good fun, “They could always crop you out 😂,” which prompted Nightline co-anchor Juju Chang to then respond, “and they may just do that.” Oh snap!
Besides these jokes from his ABC family, many other fans complimented him in the comments section. “You are an amazing dad!” one fan wrote. “Beautiful family 😊😊😊,” another said.
Michael shares his twin daughters with his ex-wife Jean Muggli, who he was married to for seven years. Besides Sophia and Isabella, the former New York Giants football player has a 27-year-old daughter, Tanita, and 24-year-old son, Michael Jr., with his ex-wife Wanda Hutchins. Michael and Wanda were married for four years and split in 1996.
In a 2016 People cover story, Michael opened up about what it was like raising Sophia and Isabella apart from Michael Jr. and Tanita (Michael Jr. and Tanita lived in Germany with Wanda for a while after their parents separated). Despite the distance, Michael said all of his kids are “very close,” which is something he is especially proud of.
“My kids give me strength,” Michael told the outlet. “I love being with the kids. To me it’s all about family, now more than anything.”
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Jean Muggli is the ex-wife of the renowned American football player Michael Strahan. She especially came to limelight after her divorce from her ex-spouse. There isn’t any information regarding her career she pursued.
Let’s get to know more about the ex-wife of a retired defensive end American football player.
Caption: Jean Muggli and her ex-husband Michael Strahan
Jean Muggli Bio
Jean was born as Jean Marie Muggli on November 30, 1964, in the New York City. She graduated from both high school and elementary school in New York City. Other details about her personal as well as professional life are not out to the public yet.
Jean Muggli Height, Weight
The beautiful lady has a height of 1.70m and weighs about 53kg. According to some sources, it is known that 55-year-old lady had problems with anorexia since her teens.
Jean Muggli Husband, Michael Strahan, Children
Jean first met Michael in 1996 at a Manhattan spa. They began dating ever since and got married on July 18, 1999. Their relationship was going steady, and they had their twin daughter Sophia and Isabella in 2004. The family lived a happy life for seven complete years.
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However, Jean got a divorce from Michael on July 20, 2006. The divorce became one of the most expensive marriage separations in the USA at that time as it made her richer than she ever was.
Jean Muggli Divorce
Jean accused Michael of being physically abusive and confessed she was so brutally beaten that she was urinating a mixture of blood for days. Even said that her kidney got damaged due to Michael’s violent acts. She said that he had several extramarital affairs and that he also videotaped Jean’s sister-Denise two years ago while she was getting undressed. Michael Strahan on his part denied all of these accusations.
Caption: Jean Muggli on court
The court was in favor of Jean. Hence she was awarded full custody of the kids as well as a divorce settlement of $15million and an additional $18,000 a month for child support. It is known that she had spent $27,000 on clothing, $22,500 on photo shoots and $1700 for sign language classes for her twin daughters.
Now, Jean has moved on with her life and is single. However, Michael Strahan is currently dating Kayla Quick. The duo has been together since 2015.
Michael Strahan Biography
Michael Strahan is an American media personality and former American football defensive end. He is a regular on GMA as well as one of FOX’s studio analysts.
When Michael was 9, his family moved to an army post – BFV (Benjamin Franklin Village) – in Mannheim, West Germany. He attended Mannheim American High School, a US Department of Defense Dependent High School, in Käfertal (Mannheim), Germany. While there in 1985, he played for the Mannheim Redskins as a linebacker.
During summer, Michael’s father sent him to live in Houston with his uncle Art who was also a former NFL defensive lineman so he could attend Westbury High School. As a result, he played one season of football and got a scholarship offer from Texas Southern University. He then flew back to Germany for the spring term, where he graduated from Mannheim Christian. Furthermore, he is also a graduate of Texas Southern University.
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Michael Strahan Age|Birthday
The retired New York Giants was born on 21 November 1971, in Houston, Texas, United States. He celebrates his birthday on November 21st every year. Therefore, he is 48 years of age as of 2020.
Michael Strahan Height
He stands at an approximate height of 6 feet 5 inches.
Michael Strahan Family
Michael was born in a family of six as the youngest child of Louise Traylor Strahan, a basketball coach, and Gene Willie Strahan, a retired Army Major, and boxer. In addition to this, his uncle Arthur Strahan is a retired professional football player.
Michael Strahan Wife
Strahan was at first married to Wanda Hutchins, in Germany for a period of 4 years. As a result of their marriage, the duo shares two children, a daughter named Tanita Strahan whom they welcomed in 1992, and son, Michael Anthony Strahan, Jr. who was born in 1995.
Citing his divorce with Wanda, he went ahead and married Jean Muggli after meeting at a spa. The couple was blessed with twin daughters, Sophia and Isabella Strahan who were born in 2004. However, they also divorced in the year 2006. As a result of a divorce settlement in 2007, Judge James B. Convery awarded Muggli $15 million as well as an addition of $18,000 monthly child support.
In August 2009, Strahan became engaged to Nicole Mitchell, Eddie Murphy’s ex-wife; however, in 2014, the two broke off their engagement due to busy schedules.
Generally, Strahan has 4 kids from his two previous marriages. Three daughters (two of them being twins) and a son. They are as follows;
- Michael Anthony Strahan, Jr.
Michael Anthony Strahan Jr.
Strahan and his ex-wife Wanda Hutchins share a son by the name Michael Strahan Jr. whom they welcomed in the year 1995. He was raised alongside his sister sibling known as Tanita Strahan. Citing his educational background, he passed the high school milestone with flying colors where he graduated with his family by his side.
Michael Strahan Body Measurements
- Date of Birth: 21 November 1971.
- Nationality: American.
- Marital Status: Divorced.
- Height: 6 feet 5 inches.
- Weight: 256 lbs.
Michael Strahan Salary
Strahan’s annual salary is estimated to be $17 million currently. He has earned this lucrative income through his talk show hosting positions and his former career as a football defensive end that has been a success.
Michael Strahan Net Worth
The award-winning former professional football player, Michael, has an estimated net worth of $65 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a talk show host as well as a former professional football player.
Michael Strahan Book
- Wake Up Happy
Michael Strahan Retire
Strahan retired in the year 2007 after playing for 15 seasons as the fifth on the NFL sack list. Most noteworthy, he stated that salary was not an issue, but all he wanted was a Super Bowl ring. Therefore, he informed Giants co-owner John Mara that he would be walking away from a $4 million contract for the 2008 season four months after a stunning Super Bowl victory.
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On October 1, 2010, Strahan co-hosted Live with Regis and Kelly Regis Philbin was absent for that show. Furthermore, Philbin left in November 2011, hence leaving a vacant spot. Therefore, on September 4, 2012, Strahan was chosen as Kelly Ripa’s new co-host, noting his first official day on the rechristened syndicated television show. Most importantly, ABC announced that Strahan would be leaving Live on April 19, 2016, to begin working full-time on Good Morning America.
In addition to this, he was named a winner of Daytime Emmy twice for “Outstanding Talk Show Host” during his tenure with the show. Moreover, Strahan started to co-host a daytime television show turn off of Good Morning America, GMA Day, alongside Sara Haines. In January 2019, the program was retitled, Strahan and Sara.
Michael Strahan Awards and Achievements
He was undoubtedly, a fine football defensive end as outlined in the following awards and accomplishments;
- Associated Press first-team college-division All-American
- Edd Hayes’ Black College Sports All-American
- NFL Single-Season Sack Record (22.5)
- AP NFL Defensive Player of the Year
- NFC Defensive Player of the Year
- NFL 2000s All-Decade Team
- Inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame
Frequently Asked Questions About Michael Strahan
Who is Strahan?
Michael is an accomplished media personality as well as a former American football defensive end. Most noteworthy, he spent his entire 15-year career with the New York Giants of the NFL.
How old is Strahan?
He is an American national born on 21 November 1971, in Houston, Texas.
How tall is Strahan?
He stands at an approximate height of 6 feet 5 inches.
Is Strahan married?
Michael has been married twice. He first married Wanda Hutchins with who he shares two children, Tanita Strahan and Michael Anthony Strahan, Jr. After he divorced her in 1996, he went on and married Jean Muggli with whom he has twin daughters, Sophia and Isabella Strahan. However, the two also divorced due to irreconcilable differences.
How much is Strahan worth?
Michael has an approximate net worth of $65 million. This amount has been accrued from his successful career as media personality as well as a former American football defensive end.
How much does Strahan make?
Michael’s annual salary is estimated to be $17 million currently. He has earned this lucrative income through his talk show hosting positions.
Where does Strahan live?
Michael currently resides in a townhouse on the Upper West Side, in Los Angeles.
Is Strahan dead or alive?
Michael is alive and in good health. There have been no reports of him being sick or having any health-related issues.
Where is Strahan now?
He is currently a media personality who has high hosting positions in the talk show. He is currently a regular on Good Morning America, and he is one of FOX’s studio analysts for its NFL coverage.
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During Michael Strahan’s Pro Football Hall of Fame induction speech, the former New York Giants defensive end, tireless TV host and health and wellness advocate (he’s a spokesman for Meta, and he’s a big fan of the new products from the makers of Meta), told a story about being 13 years old, when his brothers would call him BOB, which meant “Booty on Back.” They ribbed him so much for being overweight that he went out and bought Jane Fonda workout tapes.
But no one’s teasing him now. Not only was Strahan named to the 2014 NFL Hall of Fame class, he also landed the September cover of Men’s Fitness, showing off a chiseled and lean frame that makes him think that he could still strap his pads on and take the field. Strahan says he actually weighs almost the same as he did during his playing days – “between 247 and 252 pounds” – but that the weight is more eventually distributed now.
Strahan has replaced much of his heavy-lifting training with more high-intensity cardio work and more bodyweight and functional training. It doesn’t hurt that his personal trainer also lives in the same building where he rents an apartment in New York, a couple blocks away from the GMA set.
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His trainer, Latreal Mitchell, holds him to a simple set of rules, Strahan explains in his September cover story: Minimize sugar, dairy, and pasta; focus on a high-protein diet. Mitchell demands that Strahan adhere to her “80/20” plan, which means he eats clean 80% of the time.
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“Don’t get me wrong, I eat sugar,” Strahan said, although he admitted that his tastes for sweets have changed. The Oreos he loved as a kid now taste like “a stale cookie with Crisco on top.”
Strahan retired from football at the top of his game, just after winning a Super Bowl. He successfully transitioned into one of the most coveted host chairs in television, the one left behind by the legendary Regis Philbin. Then he landed a spot on the TV analyst desk at Fox NFL Sunday. He changed his diet and training regime and says his body feels better than it did when he was player. In his Hall of Fame speech, Strahan called his rise to stardom “improbable.”
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It’s hard to think that anything that involves Strahan is improbable anymore. Well, except for maybe a return to the field.
“In my head I think I’ve still got it,” he told writer Josh Dean in our September feature. “But I take one hit, man, and I know I’d probably be on the ground for an hour.”
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What Is Michael Strahan’s Net Worth?
Michael Strahan is a retired football player who played the defensive end position for the New York Giants Since his retirement from professional football, Strahan hasn’t just been sitting back and enjoying the money he made. Most prominently, he has worked as a talk show host for several different talk shows, and has a few other revenue streams as well.
With so many different careers and projects under his belt, fans wonder how much Michael Strahan’s net worth is. Where does his money come from, and how much does he get paid? Here’s what we know.
What is Michael Strahan’s Net worth?
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According to Celebrity Net Worth, the 41-year-old Michael Strahan is worth an estimated $65 million. Most of this is thought to have come from his football career, where his total accumulative salary is thought to be approximately $60 million. His highest paid season was the 2002-2003 one, where it is reported he earned $20.6 million from his contract alone.
Talk show hosting
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After his retirement from football in 2008, Strahan developed a new (and highly prosperous) career for himself in talk show hosting. Most notably, he co-starred with Kelly Ripa for four years in Live! with Kelly and Michael. Strahan ended this specific talk show stint around one year before it was announced that Ryan Seacrest would be taking over the position.
Michael Strahan has also appeared as a talk show host on other shows, for varying periods of time. This includes the shows Fox NFL Sunday, Pros vs Joes, Good Morning America, and $100,000 Pyramid.
Celebrity Net Worth estimates that Michael Strahan’s current salary for his talk show hosting positions is around $17 million annually. It should be noted, however, that Strahan does a few small side projects which may contribute additional annual income.
Michael Strahan has appeared in a few small part in movies, besides his talk show hosting. This includes roles in Ice Age: Collision Course, Magic Mike XXL, Entourage, Charged, Are We There Yet?, and Black-ish. According to IMDB, Strahan also has 14 producer credits to his name, and has produced three songs for the soundtrack of The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon.
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While his professional football career and television hosting career are where he earns most of his income, Strahan has taken on some small side projects that contribute to his annual income. There is no information on just how much money he earns from them, however.
In 2015, Michael Strahan launched his own men’s clothing line through JC Penny. The line, dubbed MSX, features a range of clothing items that are both professional wear and casual wear. This includes suit jackets, slacks, and dress shirts with included ties, as well as short-sleeved tees and jogging pants. Undergarments are also featured as part of his line.
Also in 2015, Strahan released a book entitled Wake Up Happy: The Dream Big, Win Big Guide to Transforming Your Life. The book was written with the help of Veronica Chambers, and appears to have been mildly popular. On Amazon, Strahan’s book has accumulated 246 reviews with an average rating of 4.6. The print version is also ranked #389 in football-genre books on the mass retailer’s website.
In 2007, Michael Strahan released a book entitled Inside the Helmet: My Life as a Sunday Warrior, with the help of Jay Glazer. This book did not do nearly as well as it’s successor, having only accumulated 15 customer reviews on Amazon over the last 10+ years. It is, however, ranked #303 in football memoirs, showing that it was only underwhelming and not a complete flop.
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Who is Michael Strahan?
Michael Strahan is a former player of American professional football associated with New York Giants. The name Michael suddenly gained wild fame as he along with the team won the 2007 Super Bowl in his last season.
Michael Strahan: Birthday, Family, Facts
The famous American football player was born on November 21, 1971, in Houston, Texas. He was born to parents Gene Willie Strahan and Louise Strahan. Michael’s father is a retired Army major in the U.S Army as well a boxer while his mother is a professional basket coach.
Talking about his siblings, he has five siblings among which he younger to all of them. He has completed his schooling from Westbury High School and completed his graduation from Texas Southern University.
Early Profession and Career
Sometimes all people need is the right direction to show the talents he/she posses. Arthur Strahan is a former American Pro football player in NFL who is Michael’s uncle. He encouraged Michael to play football in his high school.
With the guidance from his uncle, Michael’s game led him to win the scholarship programme from Texas Southern University. Moreover, he was selected in the National Football League (NFL) draft second round in 1993 by the New York Giants. Since then he hasn’t looked back as he holds a prominent place in the American Football.
During his career, he has won best defensive player of the year by NFC and NFC two year consecutively. Though his team was regarded as the underdog, he led his team to win Super Bowl which was a glorious time as the team had won after 20 years of protracted struggle.
After his NFL career, he worked for FSportsrts as an analyst on the NFL Sunday programme. However, he is also working as a television and movie producer.
Michael Strahan: Net Worth and Salary
Michael played for New York Giants all his career. After his career in Football, he worked as a media personality. The famous football player has a net worth of $60 million. According to various sources he earns an annual salary of $17 million annually.
Michael Strahan: Dating, Girlfriend, Married, Wife
In the life of Michael, different woman entered in his life. His first wife is Wanda Hutchins to whom he married in 1992 in Germany. The couple shares two children son Michael Anthony Strahan Jr born in 1995 and a beautiful daughter Tanita Strahan born in 1992. However, the fate of marriage had a tragic end in the year 1996 lasting for four years.
In 1999, Michael tied a knot with Jean Muggli. The pair is blessed with two twin daughters: Sophia Strahan and Isabella Strahan on 28 October 2004. Though his children belonged to different mothers, they know the value of siblings and lives in harmony. The children quit get along with each other and share a unique bond as a family.
The relationship between Michael and Jean ended in 2006 and got separated. Moreover, after spending his life for three years as a single, he was engaged to Eddie Murphy’s ex-wife, Nicole Mitchell. Even though they shared intimacy relation for five years, they never made the relationship official.
Currently, Strahan is involved in a romantic relationship with his girlfriend, Kayla Quick. Pictures of the couples can be seen on the internet as they both enjoy the company of one another.
Michael Strahan: Height, Weight, Body Measurements
No doubt Michael has a healthy body and is physically fit. He is a former football player which requires much energy on the field. He stands tall with a height of 6 feet 5 inches and a body weight of 116 kg. The shoe size of Michael is 14 (US). The curly hair and black eyes of Michael have impressed many girls.
Social Media Profiles
American Football player Michael has accumulated lots of fans. On his Instagram, 1 million people follow him and hope to be like him someday, whereas 1.34k people follow him on his Twitter as of December 2018.