|Celebrated Name:||DeMarco Murray|
|Real Name/Full Name:||DeMarco Murray|
|Age:||33 years old|
|Birth Date:||12 February 1988|
|Birth Place:||Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Heidi Mueller (m, 2015)|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes (Savanna June and Parker Ray)|
|Is DeMarco Murray Gay?:||No|
|Profession:||Former Football Player|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$18 Million|
|Last Updated:||April 2021|
DeMarco Murray is a popular former American football player. He has played in the National Football League (NFL) for seven seasons as a running back. He has played in the NFL for the teams, Dallas Cowboys, Philadelphia Eagles, and Tennessee Titans. Before his career in the NFL, he has played college football at Oklahoma. He has been the recipient of several awards in his career including, the NFL Offensive Player of the Year Award in 2014. Currently, he is working as a running backs coach at the University of Oklahoma.
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Early Life & Biography
DeMarco Murray was born on the 12th of February 1988 in Las Vegas, Nevada, the U.S. to parents, Lorraine Travis and Kevin Murray. Coming to his education, he has studied at the Bishop Gorman High School in Las Vegas, Nevada, where he played football, basketball and ran track as well.
In Football, his team became Conference Champions thrice. His amazing performances landed him the 2005 Sunset Region Offensive Player of the Year award. In basketball, he averaged 6.9 points per game and was a member of the 2005 team that went on to win the state title. When it came to track & field, he ran the 100-meter dash and was a member of the 4×100-meter relay squad. He then took up the offer to study at the University of Oklahoma and play college football for them.
DeMarco Murray married the popular actress Heidi Mueller in 2015, and the two have been together ever since. Together, they have a daughter, Savanna June, and a son, Parker Ray.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on the 12th of February 1988, DeMarco Murray is 33 years old as of today’s date 11th April 2021. His height is 1.85 M tall, and his weight is 100 Kg.
DeMarco Murray made his college football debut for the Oklahoma Sooners on the 1st of September 2007 against the North Texas Mean Green, where he rushed for 87 yards and scored five touchdowns, helping the team to get a victory. During this game, he became the first player in school history to score four touchdowns in half in his debut.
He played for the Oklahoma Sooners for the next three seasons, and his performances were great, to say the least. His college records include various impressive feats including, being the all-time leader in touchdowns (65) and the all-time leader in all-purpose yards (6,718). He was then selected in the 2011 NFL Draft by the Dallas Cowboys.
He signed a 4-year contract with them. He had a great 2011 as he set various records landed numerous honors, including being named as the NFL Rookie of the Month for November of 2011 and setting a rookie rushing record for a game in franchise history in a game against St. Louis Rams. By the end of 2011 season, he led all NFL rookie players (with 40 or more carries) on average per carrying (5.5 per carrying) and yards per game (69.0 yards). He finished the 2012 season 161 carries for 663 yards and four rushing touchdowns while in the following year, he was ranked at 87th on the NFL Top 100 Players of 2014.
He finished the 2014 season with 392 carries for 1,845 rushing yards and 13 rushing touchdowns. His amazing performances helped the team in winning the NFC East and also landed him the NFL’s Offensive Player of The Year award. He was then traded to and played for Tennessee Titans for the 2016 season, and he was ranked at the 33rd position by his fellow players on the NFL Top 100 Players of 2017.
He played for the Tennessee Titans in the 2017 season as well. He was released by the Titans on the 8th of March 2018, and he retired on the 13th of July 2018. Following his retirement, he has worked as a football commentator for Fox Sports and as the running backs coach for the Arizona Wildcats Football Team. He now serves as the running backs coach at the University of Oklahoma.
Awards & Achievements
Here is a list covering some of the Awards and Achievements earned by DeMarco Murray:
- He was the NFL Offensive Rookie of the Month for November of 2011.
- He was the NFL rushing yards leader in 2014.
- He was the NFL Offensive Player of the Year in 2014.
Net Worth & Salary of DeMarco Murray in 2021
As of April 2021, DeMarco Murray has gathered a net worth of $18 Million. He has garnered most of his earnings from his career as a football player. He has played for several teams in the NFL, such as Dallas Cowboys, Philadelphia Eagles, and Tennessee Titans.
Before his career in the NFL, he has played college football at Oklahoma, and he is now serving as the running backs coach at the University of Oklahoma. His performances have been amazing throughout his career, and he has been the recipient of several awards in his career including, the NFL Offensive Player of the Year Award in 2014. He has also worked as a football commentator post-retirement for FOX Sports.
DeMarco Murray has been a great footballer, and his work proves that. What often gets overlooked is the kind of heart he has. He has a foundation by the name of DeMarco Murray Foundation, whose mission is to provide encouragement to seriously and chronically ill kids and life-changing experiences. With that being said, we wish him the best of luck for all his future endeavors and hope he keeps inspiring us like he always has.