Darren Sharper Bio

(Football safety, broadcaster)

Relationship Statistics of Darren Sharper

What is Darren Sharper marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Single
Is Darren Sharper having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Darren Sharper gay ?: No

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Dareen Sharper has been successful in maintaining his personal life information secret. Even if he is in a relationship, he has not revealed anything about his affair.

Who is Darren Sharper?

Darren Sharper is a former American football safety and former broadcaster and he was named to the NFL 2000s All-Decade team after playing for the Green Bay Packers, Minnesota Vikings, and New Orleans Saints. He played for fourteen seasons in the National Football League(NFL) before he played college football for the College of William & Mary.

Darren Sharper: Age(43), Parents, Siblings, Family

He was born on November 3, 1975, in Richmond, Virginia. His real name is Darren Mallory Sharper. He is currently 43 years old. His birth sign is Scorpio. He has a brother named Jamie, and a sister named Monica. He holds American citizenship and his ethnicity is African-American.

Darren Sharper: Education, School/College University

He joined Hermitage High School in Henrico County, Virginia and later attended Williams & Mary, William & Mary College and graduated from there in 1993. He wanted to play as a quarterback in his college but his college coach hinted him to join NFL as a defensive back. He was awarded Al-America honors twice and he was named first-team All-Yankee Conference selection three times. Darren made a school record of 24 career interceptions and an I-AA record 468 career interception return yards and ended his college career.

Darren Sharper: Professional Life and Career

He was selected in the second round of the 1997 NFL Draft by The Green Bay Packers. His brother, Jamie Sharper, also got the opportunity to play in the second season.

He got an offer as the backup free safety, behind Eugene Robinson, to start the regular season. He debuted the regular season in the Green Bay Packer’s season-opening 38-24 win against the Chicago Bears and made his first career tackle during a 38-22 win against the Minnesota Vikings in Week 4. Darren made his first career interception for his first touchdown during a 20-10 loss to the Detroit Lions in Week 10.

He was officially named the starting free safety to begin the regular season by the Head coach Mike Holmgren after he entered training camp in 1998. He made his debut in the Green Bay Packer’s season opener against the Detroit Lions. He made his three combined tackles in their 38-19 victory.

Darren was retained by the defensive coordinator as the starting safeties to start the regular season. He made his first career sack on the quarterback and recorded 11 combined tackles on November 14, 1999. He collected a season-high ten combined tackles on September 24, 2000. He was selected to play in the 2001 Pro Bowl as part of the NFC roster marking the first Pro Bowl selection of his career.

Darren was signed $30 million in contracts to a six-year which includes a signing bonus of $7 million by the Green Bay Packers on February 21, 2001. He made ten combined tackles (eight solos), two pass deflections, and an interception in 31-23 win against the Baltimore Ravens on October 4, 2001, and Sharper recorded seven combined tackles, deflected two passes, and returned an interception for a touchdown as the Packers defeated the Miami Dolphins 24–10 on November 4, 2002.

He collected a season-high nine combined tackles during the Packers’ 20–13 loss at the Arizona Cardinals on September 21, 2003, and he made four combined tackles, broke up a pass, and returned an interception for a touchdown during a 38–10 victory at the Detroit Lions on October 17, 2004.

Darren finished on 6th on the NFL’s all-time leader list at the time of his retirement and made 63 interceptions. Sharper collected a season-high eight solo tackles, deflected two passes, and made two interceptions during a 20–17 overtime loss at the Detroit Lions on September 16, 2007, and he collected a season-high eight solo tackles during a 20–16 win at the Detroit Lions in 2008.

He was signed to a one-year, $1.20 million contract on March 18, 2009, He was assigned the starting free safety to begin the regular season by the head coach Sean Payton. His team finished first in the NFC South with a 13–3 record and earned a first-round bye and the New Orleans Saints signed Sharper to a one-year, $2.25 million contract with a signing bonus of $75,000 on May 3, 2010.

He announced his retirement in August 2012 from his career and he worked for WWL-TV as an analyst before he worked with NFL Network. But, he was officially fired from NFL Network on February 28, 2014, because of his connection with his arrest for aggravated rape.

Darren Sharper: Awards, Nominations

He was a five-time Pro Bowl selection and was named to the NFL’s 2000s All-Decade Team.

He was the Player of the Month in 2009 October and in 2005 November. Darren also became player of the week in 2009 in Week 4 for NFC Defensive and in week 10 in 2005 for NFC Defensive.

Darren Sharper: Net Worth($8 million), Income, Salary

It is estimated that he has a net worth of around $8 million and his main source of income is from his professional career.

Darren Sharper: Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

He was accused of sexual assault and drug-related charges in 2016 and sentenced to 20 years in prison. Also, he was fined $15,000 for the infraction by the NFL.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size

He has got brown-dark eyes and black hair. He has a height of 6 ft. 2 inches and he weighs 100 kg.

Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.

He has around 1.1k followers on Instagram, about 87 followers on Twitter but no information available about his Facebook followers.

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