If you watch Fox NFL Sunday and are a big fan of the NFL, then Terry Bradshaw is not a new name for you. Bradshaw is a retired legendary football player who has played for 14 seasons.
Now, this legend is behind the voices of Fox NFL Sunday and Thursday Night Football. During his NFL career, Bradshaw won four-time Super Bowl as a first-every quarterback.
Unfortunately for him that, he had to retire early from the sports due to his health condition. However, during his active years, Terry made a memorable moment in the field.
Without much reveal, let us being the biography of Terry Bradshaw starting with some quick facts.
Quick Facts: Terry Bradshaw
|Celebrated Name||Terry Bradshaw|
|Nick Name||The Blonde Bomber|
|Birth Name||Terry Paxton Bradshaw|
|Date of Birth||September 2, 1948|
|Profession||Football Player, Television Personality|
|Place of Birth||Shreveport, Louisiana, United States|
|Ethnicity||English, German, Swiss, French, and Irish|
|Spouse||Melissa Babish (1972-73)|
Jojo Starbuck (1967-83)
Charla Hopkins (1983-99)
|Children||Rachel Bradshaw and Erin Bradshaw|
|Siblings||Tommy Gray Bradshaw and William Craig Bradshaw|
|Height||6 Feet and 3 inches (191cm)|
|Weight||100Kg i..e, 220 pounds|
|Net Worth||$15 Million|
|Education||Louisiana Tech University|
|Social Media of Bradshaw||Facebook and Instagram|
Early Life and Family of Terry Bradshaw
Terry Paxton Bradshaw, aka, Terry Bradshaw in short was born on September 2, 1948, in a beautiful location of Shreveport, Lousiana, the United States of America.
Bradshaw belongs to the mixed ethnic groups of English, German, French, Swiss, and Irish and holds the nationality of the United States.
He was born to Bill Bradshaw (Father) and Nova Bradshaw (Mother). Terry spends his childhood with his two brothers, Gary and Craig Bradshaw.
Terry had an easy and comfortable early life with access to reputed high school and college. Since his childhood, he was interested in football and continued the game even after college.
How old is Terry Bradshaw? Age and Body Measurements
Terry Bradshaw, an American Football player is currently living in his early 70’s i.e., 72 years of age with his fourth wife, Tammy.
Bradshaw celebrates his annual birthday on the 2nd of September and falls under the zodiac of Virgo which represents his personality as dedicated, workaholic, pragmatic, and analytics.
Looking towards his physical appearance, Bradshaw has an amazing fit body and stands tall with an impressive body height of 6 feet and 3 inches i.e., 191cm.
Similarly, this footballer weighs around 100kg i.e., 220 pounds. Likewise, Terry is blessed with a pair of blue eyes and blonde hair color.
College Career of Terry Bradshaw
Terry joined Louisiana Tech University in Ruston where he began playing at a professional level in 1969. He was also considered the most outstanding college football player in the nation.
During his junior year, Terry made an impressive record with 2,890 yards and ranked number 1 in the NCAA. He also led his team to a 9-2 record and a 33-13 win over Akron in the Rice Bowl.
Similarly, during his senior year, Terry was ranked as the number 3 best player in the NCAA with a record of 2,314 yards.
In 1970, Bradshaw was awarded the Golden Plate Award of the American Academy of Achievement. Furthermore, Bradshaw was inducted into the inaugural class of the Louisiana Tech Sports Hall of Fame.
Professional NFL Career
Terry Bradshaw began his professional career in 1970 after he was drafted in the 1970 NFL draft. He was the first overall pick by the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Although Bradshaw had a messy start, after several years, he led the team to eight AFC Central championships and four Super Bowl titles.
In 1972, Terry threw the “Immaculate Reception” to Franco Harris which was mentioned as the most famous plays in the NFL history.
In 1976, he suffered neck and wrist injuries which led him to miss four games. However, after his return, he led his team with a massive 40-14 victory over the Baltimore Colts.
Well, 1978 was the most memorable and finest season of Terry Bradshaw when he was named the NFL’s Most Valuable Player by the Associated Press.
In that year, he made 368 passes with 207 complete passes for 2,915 years and a league-leading 28 touchdown passes.
Similarly, in the following year of 1979, Bradshaw won his second consecutive Super Bowl MVP award with passes for 309 years and two touchdowns.
Personal Life of Terry Bradshaw
This 72-year-old former football player, Terry Bradshaw is married multiple times, four times to be exact. He was first married in 1972 to Miss Teenage America, Melissa Babish.
The couple stayed married only for a year till 1973 and then Bradshaw married Jojo Starbuck, ice Skater in 1976.
This couple lasted a bit more years till 1983 and then got divorced. After Jojo, Bradshaw again married Charla Hopkins in 1983. With Charla, Terry became the father of two children, Rachel and Erin Bradshaw.
Well, currently, Bradshaw is married to Tammy since July 8, 2014. They tied knots after their 15 years of long love relationships.
After getting retired from his NFL career, he experienced several anxiety attacks and was diagnosed with clinical depression.
How much is Terry Bradshaw’s Net Worth?
This 72-year-old retired professional football player had a fantastic career. After his retirement from NFL, Terry became a co-host for Fox NFL Sunday.
No doubt that this legendary football player had made an impressive net worth who surely sits on the throne of millions.
Well, as of 2021, the total estimated net worth of Terry Bradshaw is around $15 million.
He made most of the net worth from his NFL career while made more from his hosting career and brand endorsements from big companies like Nutrisystem, MicroPort Orthopedics, Ford, and Tide.
Terry today is living a fancy and comfortable life with his fourth and most probably the final wife, Tammy.
Social Media Presence
Former NFL legend, Terry Bradshaw is not much of an active social media user, however, he is available on social media platforms such as Instagram and Facebook.
He most often shares his personal life clips and photos on his platforms. Bradshaw mostly uses his Facebook account to communicate with his fans where he has a massive 351K followers.
While Terry is less active on Instagram with only 36 posts and 36.1K followers.
Instagram: 36.1K Followers
Facebook: 351.1K Followers