Michael Strahan is an American television personality, journalist, and former professional American football player.
He played his entire 15-year professional career as a defensive end for the New York Giants of the National Football League.
A dominant pass rusher, Strahan is currently tied with T. J. Watt for the most NFL single-season quarterback sacks and helped the Giants win Super Bowl XLII over the New England Patriots in his final season in 2007.
Michael Strahan Parents: Meet Gene Strahan, Louise Strahan
Who are Michael Strahan’s mother and father?
Michael Strahan was born in Houston the son of Gene Strahan and Louise Strahan.
He is the youngest of six children, his mother, Louise Strahan is a basketball coach, and his father Gene Willie Strahan is a retired Army Major and a boxer with a 1–1 record against future heavyweight Ken Norton.
He is the nephew of retired NFL defensive lineman Art Strahan. When Strahan was 9, his family moved to army post BFV (Benjamin Franklin Village) in Mannheim, West Germany.