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Tony Dungy Net Worth

Tony Dungy net worth is

$10 million

Tony Dungy salary is

$5 million



Tony Dungy Wiki Biography

Anthony Kevin Dungy is a Jackson, Michigan-born former professional American Football player as well as a coach in the National Football League (NFL). Born on 6th October 1955, of African-American descent,he is perhaps best known for being the head coach of NFL team the Indianapolis Colts from 2002 to 2008. He was active in the field of American Football from 1977 until 2008.

A well-recognized personality who spent almost four decades in American Football, one may wonder how rich is Tony Dungy at the present? As estimated by sources, Tony counts his net worth at an amount of $10 million, as of mid-2016, amassed being one of the accomplished professional football players, and a coach for NFL teams. He has also added to his net worth being an analyst on NBC.

Tony Dungy Net Worth $10 million

Raised in Michigan, Tony was interested in football from his school years. He started playing at college level when he attended the University of Minnesota as a quarterback – later, he was signed by the NFL team the “Pittsburgh Steelers” as a free agent. Tony played as an NFL player for only four years before retiring in 1980 to become a coach. During his career as a player, he, along with his team became the winner of the 1978 Super Bowl. He was also included in the “NFL 2000s All-Decade Team”. In 1980, now retired Tony began his career as an assistant coach at the University of Minnesota. Only a year later, he was signed by the Pittsburgh Steelers as a defensive backs coach, where he later worked as a defensive coordinator. All added to his net worth.

Eventually, after years of serving as a defensive backs coach, Dungy was signed by the NFL team the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 1996 as their head coach. After five years, he moved to coach the Indianapolis Colts as the head coach. When working with the Colts, Tony became the first African-American head coach to win the Super Bowl. At the time, the Colts won the Super Bowl XLI against Chicago Bears where Lovie Smith was their head coach. He retired from his coaching career in 2008. Obviously, his career as a coach as served significantly in adding millions of dollars to his net worth.

Given his contributions in the field of coaching, Tony was honored by “Indianapolis Colts Ring of Honor” in 2010 by the team. Moreover, he was more recently inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2016.

Apart from being successful in the field of football, Tony has also gained some popularity being the author of The New York Times bestselling book namely “Quiet Strength: Principles, Practices and Priorities of a Winning Life”. He has written a total of six sports and children- related books until today.

Regarding his personal life, the 60 years-old former footballer has been married to Lauren Harris since 1982 – they have seven children. He identifies himself as an evangelical Christian. For now, he enjoys his life as a retired NFL player, and as an author while his net worth of $10 million caters to his daily life.



Full Name Tony Dungy
Net Worth $10 million
Salary $5 million
Date Of Birth October 6, 1955
Place Of Birth Jackson, Michigan, United States
Height 1.83 m
Weight 85 kg
Profession American football player, American Football coach, Spokesperson, Author
Education University of Minnesota
Nationality American
Spouse Lauren Harris (m. 1982)
Children Eric Dungy, James Dungy, Jordan Dungy, Tiara Dungy, Jason Dungy, Justin Dungy, Jade Dungy
Parents Cleomae Dungy, Wilbur Dungy
Siblings Linden Dungy, Lauren Dungy-Poythress, Sherrilyn Sims
Facebook https://www.facebook.com/TonyDungy
Twitter https://twitter.com/tonydungy
IMDB http://imdb.com/name/nm1763081
Awards NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work – Children’s, Best Coach/Manager ESPY Award
Nominations Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding Sports Personality – Studio Analyst
TV Shows NBC Sunday Night Football, Football Night in America, Thursday Night Football
# Fact
1 Inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2016 as a coach.
2 Release of his book, “Uncommon: Finding Your Path to Significance” by Tony with Nathan Whitaker. [2009]
3 Became the first African-American coach to win the Super Bowl. [February 2007]
4 Tony Dungy was featured in a taped sequence for Dancing with the Stars (2005) in which he gave his enthusiastic support for INDY race car driver Helio Castroneves. [November 2007]
5 Release of his book, “You Can Do It!”. [2008]
6 Head coach for the Indianapolis Colts NFL football team. [2005]
7 Release of his book, “The Mentor Leader”. [August 2010]
8 Promoting his book, “Quiet Strength: A Memoir”, which he wrote with Nathan Whitaker. [July 2007]
9 He and his wife, Lauren, have six children: daughters Tiara and Jade, and sons James (deceased), Eric, Jordan, and Justin.
10 Won the Super Bowl twice as a player and head coach.
11 Oldest son James died on December 22, 2005.
12 Coach for the NFL Tampa Bay Buccaneers (1996-2001) and Indianapolis Colts (2002-Present).
13 Defensive Back for Pittsburgh Steelers (1977-1978) and San Francisco 49ers (1979).

Actor

Title Year Status Character
Faith, Family and Football with Tony Dungy 2013 TV Movie Sports commentator
NFL Head Coach 2006 Video Game Coach

Self

Title Year Status Character
Super Bowl LI 2017 TV Special Himself
Mike & Mike 2010-2017 TV Series Himself – NBC Football Analyst / Himself – Telephone Interviewee / Himself – Pro Football Hall of Famer / …
A Football Life 2013-2016 TV Series Himself
Pro Football Talk Live 2016 TV Series Himself
Best Time Ever with Neil Patrick Harris 2015 TV Series Himself – Guest, It’s Neil’s Mom
Inside Edition 2013 TV Series documentary Himself
Taming the Bull: The John Bramlett Story 2013 Documentary Himself
The Road to Canton: Warren Sapp – Relentless 2013 TV Movie documentary Himself
NFL Characters Unite 2012 Documentary
Piers Morgan Tonight 2011 TV Series Himself
Third and Long: The History of African Americans in Pro Football 1946-1989 2011 Documentary Himself
Hannity 2010 TV Series Himself
Pardon the Interruption 2010 TV Series Himself
60 Minutes 2009 TV Series documentary Himself – Coach (segment “Michael Vick”)
Tavis Smiley 2009 TV Series Himself
Late Show with David Letterman 2007-2009 TV Series Himself – Guest / Himself
The Greatest Game Ever Played 2008 TV Movie Himself – Colts Coach 2006
NFL Monday Night Football 1978-2008 TV Series Himself – Indianapolis Colts Head Coach / Himself – Tampa Bay Buccaneers Head Coach / Himself – Minnesota Vikings Defensive Coordinator / …
NBC Sunday Night Football 2006-2008 TV Series Himself – Indianapolis Colts Head Coach
NFL Thursday Night Football 2007 TV Series Himself – Indianapolis Colts Head Coach
Rome Is Burning 2007 TV Series Himself
The Dan Patrick Show 2007 TV Series Himself
NFL Films Presents 2006-2007 TV Series documentary Himself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 2007 TV Series Himself
Super Bowl XLI 2007 TV Special Himself – Indianapolis Head Coach
CBS Cares 2007 TV Series Himself
Quite Frankly with Stephen A. Smith 2006 TV Series Himself
Football Night in America 2006 TV Series Himself
ESPN’s Sunday Night Football 1988-2005 TV Series Himself – Indianapolis Colts Head Coach / Himself – Tampa Bay Buccaneers Head Coach / Himself – Minnesota Vikings Defensive Coordinator / …
ESPN SportsCentury 2002-2004 TV Series documentary Himself
ESPN 25: Who’s #1? 2004 TV Series documentary Himself
NFL on FOX 1994-2003 TV Series Himself – Tampa Bay Buccaneers Head Coach / Himself – Indianapolis Colts Head Coach / Himself – Minnesota Vikings Defensive Coordinator / …
TNT Sunday Night Football 1992-1997 TV Series Himself – Minnesota Vikings Defensive Coordinator / Himself – Tampa Bay Buccaneers Head Coach / Himself – Minnesota Vikings defensive Coordinator
The NFL on NBC 1977-1996 TV Series Himself – Pittsburgh Steelers Defensive Coordinator / Himself – Pittsburgh Steelers Defensive Backs Coach / Himself – Tampa Bay Buccaneers Head Coach / …
1984 AFC Championship Game 1985 TV Special Himself – Pittsburgh Steelers Defensive Coordinator
The NFL on CBS 1983 TV Series Himself – Pittsburgh Steelers Defensive Backs Coach
Super Bowl XIII 1979 TV Movie Himself – Pittsburgh Steelers Defensive Back

Archive Footage

Nominated Awards

Year Award Ceremony Nomination Movie
2013 Emmy Sports Emmy Awards Outstanding Sports Personality – Studio Analyst
2010 Emmy Sports Emmy Awards Outstanding Sports Personality – Studio Analyst

Known for movies

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