Quick Facts Desmond Kevin Howard

  • NameDesmond Kevin Howard
  • Birth NameDesmond Kevin Howard
  • FatherJ.D. Howard
  • NationalityAmerican
  • ReligionChristian
  • Professionprofessional football player,
  • Working Forcurrently working for ESPN as a college football analyst & Desmond Howard is also the color commentator for Detroit Lions pre-season games on the Detroit Lions Television Network.
  • Salary$14 million is currently working for ESPN as a college football analyst.
  • Weight in KG85 kg
  • Affair withRebkah Howard
  • GirlfriendRebkah Howard
  • MarriedMarried
  • Married toRebkah Howard
  • Childrenthree children
  • EducationUniversity of Michigan
  • AwardsHeisman Trophy & "College Player of the Year"
  • Birth PlaceCleveland, Ohio

Among the list of career changing chain, Desmond Howard is one of the successful name that has been brilliant in after life career. Desmond who was born in 1970, May 15 has the record of being NFL player in the past and is currently known as correspondent for ESPN College GameDay. During his professional football career, he is best known as the return specialist however he has his game played as wide receiver. Having spending major times in the game, he is currently occupied for broadcasting along with good name, fame and huge amount of net worth.


Born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio, Desmond Howard belongs to American nationality while he falls in Black Ethnicity and followed Christianity as his religion. Desmond despites of having keen interest in games, he earned the bachelor degree in communications from the University of Michigan. Desmond began his playing career at University of Michigan from the year 1989 to 1991 where he earned the prestigious Heisman Trophy in the year 1991 for his outstanding performance in the game. He has 12 Michigan records and five NCAA records during his tenure in Michigan. He scored 138 points for Big Ten Conference held in the year 1991 and won Maxwell Award and Walter Camp Award

While highlighting his professional career, Desmond Howard began to play with Washington Redskins from the year 1992 to 1994 and went to Jacksonville Jaguars in the year 1995. Having the record of playing in number of teams, he later joined the Green Bay Packers in the year 1996 followed by Oakland Raiders in the year 1997 to 1998. He also played for Oakland Bay Packers in 1999 and Detroit Lions from 2000 to 2002.

While highlighting his professional career, Desmond Howard has earned total Return Yards of 10,854 and Receiving Yards of 1,597 with Total Touchdowns of 17. He has played Pro Bowl, Super Bowl Champion, Super Bowl XXXI, NFL Alumni Special Teams Player of the Year, NFL Punt Return Yards Leader in 1996 and AFC Kickoff Return Yards Leader in the year 1997. You can find his detail bio with full career history in wiki and other sites. With his performance in the game and broadcasting career he has whole a lot of salary which has boosted his net worth up to $14 million.

Highlighting his personal life career, Desmond Howard is successful in both the lives. Coming to his physical structure, Desmond Howard height is 1.78 meter followed by the weight of 85 kg. He has muscular body and spent most of the free time in gym maintaining his body. The hunky man might have several relationship in the past however, there’s no record of his relationship in the early days.

In the present time, Desmond Howard recalls himself as the happily married man. He tied his wedding knot with his longtime girlfriend Rebekah Howard long time ago. The couple resides in Miami with three children. Till now there’s no such rumors which can lead their beautiful marriage life and come to the phase of divorce. Besides his successful professional and personal life, Desmond is occupied with other philanthropist work and has been associated with many non-profitable organization including The Tamika Huston Foundation.