Joe Namath Overview
Joe Namath is a former American professional football player. He is best known for his nickname “Broadway Joe”. He played quarterback in the American Football League (AFL) and also in the National Football League (NFL) until the 1970s. In college, he played football for the Alabama Crimson Tide from 1962 to 1964.
Today, Namath is known as an icon in the AFL and NFL. The majority of his professional playing career was spent playing for the New York Jets. However, when he retired, he spent some time playing for the Los Angeles Rams. In 1985, he was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. He competed in three division championships and won one league championship. He also won one Super Bowl game.
He was recognized as one of the 100 Greatest Football Players by The Sporting News in 1996. Even after his retirement, he continued his success and was a recognizable figure in the media industry, not just as a sports icon. He is a one-time Super Bowl MVP and he competed in the Pro Bowl. He is a two-time AFL MVP and four-time AFL All-Star.
How Old Is Joe Namath?
Joe Namath is currently 76 years old. He was born on May 31, 1943. His zodiac sign is Gemini.
Who Did Joe Namath Play for?
Joe Namath played for the New York Jets for most of his career. In his last season, he played for the Los Angeles Rams.
What Nationality Is Joe Namath?
Joe Namath is of American nationality.
How Much Does He Weigh?
Joe Namath weighs 91 kg (or 201 lbs).
What Is Joe Namath’s Net Worth?
As of 2019, Joe Namath has an estimated net worth of $18 Million.
What Is Joe Namath Most Famous for?
Joe Namath is famous as an AFL icon. He is also a Pro Football Hall of Fame inductee. Unfortunately, Joe Namath spent many years battling alcoholism, a vice that created a huge scandal in 2003 when he showed up to an interview with Suzy Kolber and attempted to kiss her. Joe Namath has since expressed great remorse over the incident, as he’s “embarrassed his friends and family”, and claims to have quit drinking.
Is Joe Namath Married or Single?
Joe Namath is currently single. He married Deborah Mays in 1984 but they divorced in 2000.
Does Joe Namath Have His Own Children?
Yes. He had two children in his previous marriage with Deborah Mays. His two daughters are Jessica and Olivia.
What Are Joe Namath’s Hobbies?
Aside from playing football, he shifted his focus to his other passion–acting. To pursue acting, he performed on stage and starred in a few movies.