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(Retired American Football Player)

American analyst and football player Dan Fouts is married and a father of three.

Relationship Facts of Dan Fouts

Dan Fouts is married to Jeri Martin.
Dan Fouts married on July 23, 1994.
💑 Anniversary in 52 days 💑
He is father of Three [Suzzane, Krueger, Shannon and (Dominic-dead)].
Dan Fouts is not having an affair with anyone presently.
His sexual orientation is straight.

What is the relationship of Dan Fouts?

Dan is a married man as of now. As of now, he is married to Jeri Martin. The couple dated for some years. Later they got married on July 23, 1994.

They have two children together. Currently, they are living happily without any sign of divorce or separation. He has two children from this marriage. They are Krueger and Shannon.

Before this marriage, he was married to Julianne Mehl. They tied the knot on April 16, 1977. During their time of marriage, they had two children together.

But later things started falling apart between them and they got divorced.

They had two children together, Suzanne and Dominic. Tragically, Dominic died in 2012 because of colon cancer at the age of 35.

Who is Dan Fouts?

Dan Fouts is a retired professional ‘American football player. He is popularly famous for his incredible performance in the field.

Multi-talented Dan is also an actor. Additionally, he is popular as a color analyst for NFL games on CBS television. He started his professional career in 1973.

Presently, he is a prominent figure among the fans playing for the San Diego Chargers of the National Football League. He played for them from 1973 to 1987. He played at the quarterback position.

Who are the parents of Dan Fouts?

Dan Fouts was born in San Francisco in the state of California on June 10, 1951. He possesses American nationality and his ethnicity is Caucasian.

His birth name is Daniel Francis Fouts. He was born to his father, Bob Fouts who is the Bay Area Radio Hall of Famer. But his mother’s name is unknown.

He was fascinated by football from a young age. This interest later influenced his career.

Education, School/College University

As per his education, he attended Marin Catholic High School. Later he joined St. Ignatius College Preparatory for his further education.

Afterward, he enrolled at the University of Oregon to complete his college-level studies. Furthermore, he played football for most of his time in school and college.

Dan Fouts: Professional Life and Career

Dan started his football career in his high school days. He played for the Oregon Ducks Football team in his college days. During his senior year at the University of Oregon, he completed 171 of 348 passes.

Additionally, he had 12 touchdown passes, 19 interceptions, and completed 2041 yards. He kept on working hard and improving in every game.

Consequently, his hard work paid off and San Diego Chargers signed him. His outstanding performances earned him a place in most of the games.

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Caption: Dan Fouts’s Family (Source: Spot Saves Pet)

Despite a couple of bad seasons, he had an incredible career at San Diego Chargers. During his entire career, he completed 43,040 yards in 181 games. Additionally, he completed 3,297 passes with 254 touchdowns and 242 interceptions.

Dan got inducted into the “Pro Football Hall of Fame” in 1993. During his career, he won the “Pro Bowl” 6 times from 1979 to 1983, and in 1985. He earned the title of “NFL Most Valuable Player” in 1982. The same year he also won “NFL Offensive Player of the Year”.

Currently, he works as a color analyst for NFL games on CBS television.

Presently, he earns a pretty good amount of salary and has a net worth of $10 million.


Dan has won the Associated Press NFL Offensive Player of the Year Award.

Is Dan Fouts involved in any rumors and controversies?

Dan is no news to the media’s tittle-tattle. Being a famous athlete, he was prone to rumors and controversies time and again.

Additionally, media attacking and condemning him for one bad game was nothing new. Presently, there are no rumors that surround his personal and professional life.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

Dan Fouts has a good height of 6 feet 3 inches with a bodyweight of 93kg.

His hair color is salt and pepper and his eye color is blue. There is no information about his shoe size.

Social Media

He is not active on any sort of social media Like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.


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