(former Nigerian-American football player, Sports Analyst)
Quick Facts of Emmanuel Acho
|Age:||32 years 4 months|
|Birth Date:||November 10, 1990|
|Full Name:||Emmanuel Acho|
|Net Worth:||1.2 Million USD|
|Last Updated:||March, 2023|
|Birth Place:||Dallas, Texas, the United States of America|
|Height / How tall :||6 feet 2 inches (1.88m)|
|Profession:||former Nigerian-American football player, Sports Analyst|
|Father's Name:||Sonny Acho|
|Mother's Name:||Christie Acho|
|Education:||University of Texas|
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Capricorn, Cancer, Pisces|
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Relationship Facts of Emmanuel Acho
|Emmanuel Acho is not having an affair with anyone presently.|
|His sexual orientation is straight.|
Is Emmanuel Acho Single Or Dating?
Emmanuel Acho could be seeing someone else and remaining until later to inform them. The fact that Emmanuel Acho is a single man does not alter due to the absence of info on his current romantic life.
Who Has Emmanuel Dated Before?
Previously, Emmanuel dated Nigerian-American actress Yvonne Anuli Orji. In May 2018, they started seeing each other and ended their relationship in February 2019.
Who Is Emmanuel Acho?
Emmanuel Acho aka Emmanuel Chinedum Acho is a well-known former Nigerian-American football player in the National Football League (NFL).
Currently, he is serving as a sports analyst for the American play television channel, Fox Sports 1.
Emmanuel Acho- Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity, Education
The Nigerian-American line-back player, Emmanuel was born on November 10, 1990, in Dallas, Texas, in the United States of America. As of 2o23, he is 32 years old.
Similarly, his ethnicity is African-American and according to the astrologers, his birth sign is Scorpio.
Talking about their parents, he was born to Igbo immigrants, Dr.Sony and Christie Acho who hails from Isuikwuato, Nigeria. In addition, he has three other siblings.
As per his academics, he completed his graduation from the St. Mark’s School of Texas. Afterward, he graduated from the University of Texas with a degree in Sports management.
Emmanuel Acho- Professional Life, Careers
Emmanuel began his football career as a high-schooler and played alongside his brother, Sam, as he was the co-captain of the team.
He got different appreciation letters and certificates in football, basketball, and track during his school time. During his senior year, he was named the state’s top linebacker by Dave Campbell’s Texas Football.
After completing college graduation, he was drafted in the 2012 NFL Draft by the Cleveland Browns. Being the 204th pick, he was picked in the sixth round.
Unfortunately, he had a leg injury after which he could not be part of the 2012 season. Later, he was purchased by the Philadelphia Eagles but he played for the Eagles for a short period of time.
He was signed for The New York Giant’s practice squad. Again, he was signed by Philadelphia, after the injury of their linebacker, Jake Knott. During his first NFL. All total he made 14 appearances, with 31 tackles.
Afterward, he never played NFL again and ended his NFL career.
Hosting and Analyst Career
As Emmanuel did not get any offer to be on the field again, he temporarily started working as an analyst. He served in a multinational regional sports network.
Then, he worked as the co-host of Cover Four, which ran on the Dallas Cowboy’s official website, and was the anchor of the texas Gameday Desk for Longhorn.
Following that, he left ESPN and joined Fox Sports, and co-hosted the afternoon show, Speak For Yourself.
He then served as a host in the weekly activist webcast Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man. During his tenure, he got an opportunity to interview high-profile personalities like Matthew McConaughey and Chelsea Handler.
As an Author
Apart from being an analyst and former NFL player, Emmanuel Acho is also an author. Along with Oprah Winfrey, he released a book, of the same name and earned an Emmy Award for Outstanding Short Form Nonfiction or Reality series.
Acho published his second book titled, Illogical: Saying Yes to a Life Without Limits in March 2022.
Emmanuel Acho- Net worth, Salary
The former NFL player has an estimated net worth of around $1.2 million. His yearly or monthly salary is not available at the moment.
However, with a successful career in sports and media, it can be assumed that he is wealthy.
Although Acho’s salary is undisclosed, an average FOX Sports analyst earns $66,916 to $71,509.
Emmanuel Acho- Rumors, Controversy
Despite his expanding popularity, Emmanuel Acho has managed to balance his business and personal lives admirably. He has never combined his two lives, making it confusing.
He has always avoided rumors that have harmed his career. There are no bad rumors or scandals about him on the internet.
Body Features- Height, Weight
The 32-years old former NFL player, Emmanuel stands at an average height of 6 feet 2 inches while weighing around 109 kg.
In addition, he has a dark complexion, along with a pair of dark brown eyes and black hair.
Talking about social media presence, Emmanuel Acho is very active on it. He owns an Instagram account under the username, @emmanuelacho, which has garnered more than 946k followers.
On the other hand, he joined Twitter on January 2011 and has successfully racked up around 350.3k followers.
There is also an official Facebook page under his name, which is enriched with over 238k followers.
Furthermore, he also owns a verified TikTok account, @emmanuelacho, that has about 677.3k followers.
Moreover, he owns a YouTube channel titled, Emmanuel Acho, where he runs a show titled, Uncomfortable Conversation With Emmanuel Acho.
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