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Biography of Mike Vrabel
Mike Vrabel is an American football coach and former linebacker who is the current head coach of the Tennessee Titans of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Ohio State University, where he earned consensus All-American honours. Furthermore, he was chosen by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the third round of the 1997 NFL Draft, joined the New England Patriots as a free agent in 2001, where he became an All-Pro and a three-time Super Bowl champion, then finished his career with the Kansas City Chiefs.
Vrabel was born in Akron, Ohio on August 14, 1975, and he is now 44 years old. He is a 1993 graduate of Walsh Jesuit High School in nearby Cuyahoga Falls, where Vrabel was a standout on their football team.
Vrabel accepted an athletic scholarship to attend Ohio State University, where he played defensive end from 1993 to 1996. He compiled twelve quarterback sacks as a sophomore, thirteen as a junior, and forty-eight tackles and nine sacks as a senior. Moreover, becoming only the second player to ever win the award twice (Wendell Bryant of Wisconsin being the other). He totalled thirty-six sacks and sixty-six tackles for a loss.
Coaching career in Ohio State
Vrabel retired on July 10, 2011, to become the linebackers coach at Ohio State. Since December 21, 2011, new Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer. And that was to decide for keeping Vrabel on as part of his coaching staff as defensive line coach.
Vrabel and his wife, Jennifer, have two sons, Tyler and Carter. Moreover, Vrabel founded the “Mike’s Second and Seven Foundation” with his former Ohio State teammates. And the teammates were Ryan Miller and Luke Fickell. Additionally, that was to promote literacy in the Ohio area. Similarly, according to reports from Kansas City television station KMBC and ProFootballTalk.com, the incident involved eight bottles of beer at a deli.
- Full Name: Michael George Vrabel
- Date of Birth: August 14, 1975
- Age: 43
- Birth Place: Akron, Ohio
- Height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
- Weight: 261 lb (118 kg)
- High school: Walsh Jesuit (Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio)
- College: Ohio State
- NFL Draft: 1997 / Round: 3 / Pick: 91
- Height: 1.93 m
- Spouse: Jen Vrabel
- Receptions: 10
- Position: Head coach
- Teams coached: Tennessee Titans (Head coach, since 2018), Houston Texans (Defensive coordinator, 2017–2018)
- Children: Tyler Vrabel, Carter Vrabel
- Net Worth: N/A
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