Jeffrey Fisher was born on February 25th, 1958 at Culver City – California. He has spent six decades in this world and presently 60 years of age. Jeff began his career at Taft High School in Woodland Hills – California, where he was the team’s skillful wide receiver. This got him into USC, Los Angeles which sustained his football dream until the time when he was faced with hordes of injuries that gave him no other option other than transitioning to coaching.
Though he was fired in December 2016 due to his team’s dismal performance, Jeff Fisher, the former NFL Los Angeles Rams head coach is still one of the highest-paid coaches globally. Folks, especially in his fanbase are concerned about his passiveness in the media gaze for a quite some time. For more about Jeff, his wife Julie Fisher & sons and his net-worth, read on.
Who Is Jeff Fisher Ans What Are His Career Details?
Jeff Fisher, once a professional American Football player was born and raised in Southern California. Initially, he was the team’s wide receiver back in high school. After joining college, he had to part with playing after suffering a broken limb and a terrible ankle injury.
He immediately picked up a training job as a defensive backs coach after retiring as a player. At 30, he was the defensive coordinator for the Los Angeles Rams and the youngest coach in the NFL. In 1994, he became the head coach of Houston Oilers, currently known as the Tennessee Titans
At his position as head coach, he branded himself and built up his reputations. Even though he headed the Titans For 17 full seasons, the NFL coach however never came close to winning the Super Bowl. During the XXXIV appearance, he only got them sniffing with a loss. Consequentially, he lost the contract in 2011 before getting an offer from the St. Louis Rams in 2012. The deal in St. Louis Rams was slated to run till 2018, but he was dismissed and the contract revoked even though an extension of his tenure had already been drafted in 2016.
Where Is Jeff Fisher Now?
Fisher was once offered a TV job, which he declined and preferred to continue with his coaching career. Even though he has been away from NFL coaching for around two years now, Fisher is still a man of public interest making headlines. The media is so interested in his overtone in football. He presents his views and opinions on organized talk shows, specifically on radio and podcasts. In one of the talk shows he expressed his longing for joining the league as a head coach or as a defensive coordinator, rather than an assistant. Though in his conversation he did not reveal the name of the team he plans to lead and the timeframe, he particularized the several offers he has at hand.
Jeff Fisher Net Worth And Salary Details
Since 1985, Jeff has been active as a coach, while his playing career stretches to much before 1985. Jeff has a lot to give to the game owing to on his vast experience. Even though his return to NFL is not certain, it is obvious beyond reasonable doubt that he is on high demand. Whether or not Jeff returns to the NFL, one undisputable truth is that his price isn’t low. A coach of his standing has very much to give based on his experience and passion for the game. Apart from coaching, Jeff has published numerous reliable sources that has boosted his net worth to approximately $20 million.
He receives a pay cheque of $7 million annually. The houses, cars and the affluence he owns are attributed to his football career.
Jeff Fisher Marriage Details With Kids
Just like his coaching profession, Jeff Fisher marriage life has been undergoing a tough transition since 2008. Jeff Fisher got married to Juli in 1986 after dating for some time. The two met in 1977 while at University of Southern California where Jeff used to play for the Trojans. Together they have two sons named Brandon &Trent and Tara their only daughter. His boy Trent plays for the Auburn Tigers as a defensive back, while Brandon is Ram’s Defensive Back coach. The lovebirds, Jeff and Juli had a peaceful relationship until 2008 when they separated and filed for divorce. However, after filing for the divorce, neither of them trailed the case to complete it. Nevertheless, there’s still hope for rebuilding their bond.
In 2015, their girl Tara got married to Justin Miller, a former MLB player. She has since kept her profile low.