Michael is the former defensive end for the New York Giants, as well as a celebrated media personality.
- Michael Strahan is a former defensive end for the New York Giants, analyst for “FOX NFL Sunday", special co-host for “Good Morning America,” actor, and co-host of the morning television program "LIVE With Kelly and Michael"
- Because Michael spent most of his youth in Germany, he didn’t start playing football seriously until his senior year of high school when his dad sent him back to Texas. Amazingly, he won a scholarship to play college football after that season!
- At the time of his retirement in 2007 – just after leading the Giants to their first Super Bowl victory in nearly two decades – Michael had racked up a total of 141.5 quarterback sacks, placing him fifth in NFL history