LaVar Arrington Bio, Age, Height, Wife, Salary, Net Worth Nfl Network
LaVar Arrington Biography
LaVar Arrington is a retired American football linebacker. He played for seven seasons in the NFL. He played college football at Penn State, LaVar, and was drafted by the Washington Redskins in the first round of the 2000 NFL Draft.
He is a previous member of the New York Giants who comes from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He played linebacker and running back while at North Hills Senior High School in Pittsburgh, LaVar.
LaVar Arrington Age
La Var Arrington was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America on June 20, 1978. He is 44 years old.
LaVar Arrington Height
LaVar stands at a height of 6 ft 3 in/1.91m tall.
LaVar Arrington Education
LaVar received his high school diploma from North Hills Senior High School in Pittsburgh. Then he attended and studied at Penn State University. While there, he played from 1997 to 1999 for coach Joe Paterno’s Penn State Nittany Lions football team.
LaVar Arrington Family
La Var’s parents are Michael Arrington and Carolyn Arrington, they exchanged vows in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America on June 20, 1978. Michael is a previous military server who became an ordained minister after he retired and Carolyn serves in the Pittsburgh public school system as a special education teacher. LaVar has an elder brother Named Michael Jr and a younger brother called Eric. Michael Jr played basketball at Slippery Rock University.
LaVar Arrington Wife
LaVar is happily married to Trishia Arrington. They met during one of LaVar’s charity events in D.C. The duo is blessed with four kids named Marlee, Laila, Penn, and LaVar Jr.
LaVar Arrington Salary
LaVar receives an annual salary of $77,295.
LaVar Arrington Net Worth
LaVar’s estimated net worth is $4 million.
LaVar Arrington Career
LaVar started working on postgame as well as pregame shows for Comcast SportsNet before the Redskins’ 2007 season week 3 loss to the Giants. He became a permanent member of the Comcast team for the Green Bay Packers game on October 14. He moved back to Comcast SportsNet’s on-air lineup for week 3 of the 2008 NFL season. During that season, he appeared on the postgame as well as pregame shows.
He was featured in a segment called “Life on the Sidelines with LaVar Arrington” during Redskins’ Kickoff program on game days and as well appeared on Washington Post Live. On July 10, 2014, an announcement was made, that LaVar would join NFL Network’s NFL AM program. He commenced his work on FS1 on the “Speak For Yourself” sports talk program as a football analyst in 2019.
LaVar is a retired American football linebacker. He played for seven seasons in the NFL. He played college football at Penn State, LaVar, and was drafted by the Washington Redskins in the first round of the 2000 NFL Draft. He is a previous member of the New York Giants who comes from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He played linebacker and running back while at North Hills Senior High School in Pittsburgh, LaVar.
After finishing his senior year, he became the 1996 Parade National Player of the Year, the Gatorade Player of the Year, Bobby Dodd National High School Back of the Year, as well as USA Today Pennsylvania Player of the Year. Further, he became the second player with 72 touchdowns and 4,357 on 711 carries in Pennsylvania Class 4-A history to rush for over 4,000 career yards. He took part in Ohio’s best high school football players, the annual game between Pennsylvania, and the 1997 Big 33 Football Classic.
He trained to play basketball for North Carolina in basketball, Georgetown, as well as UMass. As a standout sprinter, he was on the school’s track & field team, he recorded personal-best times of 23.14 seconds in the 200 meters and 10.85 seconds in the 100 meters. In addition, he had top jumps of 6.76 meters in the long jump and also 1.96 meters in the high jump. LaVar was inducted into the WPIAL Hall of Fame, on June 24, 2011.