Former American NFL football coach and player, Bill Cowher has spent four decades of his life in sports field before moving on to CBS network. Bill made his way into the NFL as a free agent after playing for North Carolina State University as a linebacker. Bill resigned as a head coach of Steelers less than a year after winning Super Bowl XL over the Seattle Seahawks in January 2005.
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Who is Bill Cowher? His Career Info, Highlights
Born in Crafton, Pennsylvania, on May 8, 1957, Bill Cowher is known as the head coach of Pittsburgh Steelers where he served until 15 seasons. Bill Cowher started his career in the NFL as a linebacker with the Philadelphia in 1979 but later signed with the Cleveland Browns and played for three seasons. Then he traded to the Eagles where he played from 1983 to 1984.
At the age of 28, Bill began his coaching career with Cleveland Browns in 1985 and secondary coach in 1987-88. In 1989, he joined as a defensive coordinator to the Kansas City Chiefs. In 1992, he was hired by the Pittsburgh Steelers as the head coach.
During the 15 seasons, the Steelers won eight division titles, succeed to made ten playoff appearance, played in 21 playoff games, six AFC championships and two Super Bowl appearances. Moreover, he won the first Super Bowl XL over the Seattle Seahawks on February 5, 2006.
Cowher is one of only six coaches to received seven division titles in NFL history. After fifteen years, he stepped down from the Steelers, and the Pittsburgh Steelers hired former Minnesota Vikings defensive coordinator Mike Tomlin as Bill’s successor.
The same month, he returned to the NFL as an analyst on CBS’s show ‘The NFL Today.’ He opened up the reason behind his resignation that he has planned to spend more time with his family at his home in Raleigh, N. C. And he also added, it’s the opportunity to remain a part of the NFL.
How Much is the Net Worth of Bill Cowher in 2019?
How does Bill Cowher make his money and what he has done to earn his payout?
Bill Cowher earned a huge salary from his professional career as a quarterback and player as well as an analyst. It is reported that Bill Cowher’s current salary is $4 million annually. As of 2019, Bill Cowher has accumulated a net worth of $18 million.
Besides, he also played the role of the head coach in the 2012 blockbuster movie ‘The Dark Knight Rises.’ The film grossed over $1 billion around the world.
Moreover, he makes a healthy amount of salary from endorsements deals. He appeared in the TV commercial for Time Warner Cable. Also, Cowher featured on the cover of EA Sports’ 2006 video game NFL Head Coach.
House and Car Details
Back in 2012, Cowher owned a condo in Central Park worth $2.65 million. Further, the former Steelers coach sold his 6,500 square foot mansion in Raleigh, North Carolina for $1.845 million in October 2018.
He listed the home for $2.4 million in June 2018. According to sources, Cowher bought the house for more than $1 million in 2007 which had four-bedroom and six-bathroom. Further, there is no info regarding his car collections.
|Date of Birth||May 8, 1957|
|Profession||Sports Analyst, Former Head Coach and Linebacker|
|Net Worth||$18 Million|
|Height||6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)|
|Weight||225 lb (102 kg)|