Howie Long Biography

Updated On Feb 28, 2019 Published On Feb 08, 2017
Facts of Howie Long
Date of Birth: 1960 , January-6
Birth Nation: United States
Name Howie Long
Birth Name Howard Matthew Moses Long
Nick Name Howie
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Charlestown, Boston
Ethnicity White
Profession Football defensive end
Working For Movies and TV shows
Net Worth $ 14 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Weight in KG 122 kg
Married Yes
Married to Diane Addonizio (m. 1982)
Children 3
Divorce N/A
Education Villanova University (1981), Milford High School
Movies 3000 Miles to Graceland
TV Show Fox NFL Sunday
Sisters Ann Marie Long
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Howie Long, aka. Howard Matthew Moses Long, is a renowned American former National Football League defensive end, current sports analyst, and also an actor. He is also known for his appearance in movies like Broken Arrow, Firestorm, Dollar for the Dead, and many others.

Howie Long Childhood, Education

Howie Long is an American formal National Football League player, actor and sports analyst born in Charlestown, Boston.

He grew up with his parents along with his siblings in the middle-class family. His father was a mill loader and mother as a housewife.

He attended Milford High School and went to Villanova University to pursue his degree in Communication. Regarding his Ethnicity, he is White and holds an American celebrity.

Career in Football and Acting: Movies

Long debut his career in NFL with Oakland Raiders and played at the top level for ten years with four different teams with excellent performance. He was voted for the NFL Alumni Defensive Lineman of the Year and the NFLPA AFC Defensive Lineman of the Year as well.

His fearsome appearance and his outstanding tactics honored with the first All-pro thrice and second team All-pro twice in a row.  

Howie got retired from NFL and was offered to cast in an action film which he highly appreciated. He cast in the movies like “Firestorm”, “Broken Arrow”, “300 Miles to Graceland”, “That Thing You Do!” and much more.

Furthermore, he also appeared in many TV series and Commercials advertisement as well as became associated with many multi-national brands such as Coca-Cola, Pizza Hut, and Pepsi etc.

Married to Wife Diane Addonizio, & Children

Moving on to his personal life, Howie got married to Diane Addonizio after having a long term relationship since their college days.

They have given birth to three children named as Chris, Kyle, and Bears and living happily hence no chances of divorce.

How Much Is His Net Worth?

The huge amount of earning comes from his previous football career as well as casting in numerous TV series, Movies, and ads which have been estimated his Net worth at $15 million.

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Howie Long facts on timeline

Born in Charlestown, Boston.

January 6 , 1960

Howie Long was born on 6th January 1960 in Charlestown. He grew with his parents in a middle-class family where his father his Mill loader and mother is a house wife. He had to face parents divorce at the age of 12. He holds American Nationality and belongs to white Ethnicity. 

Debut in NFL

1981

Howie Long is always interested in football since his childhood which eager him to pursued his career in National Football League. He start with Oakland Riders and played at the Top Level for ten Years of his life span.   

Retirement from Football.

1993

After playing football for more the decayed he planned to take retirement. He had played numerous matches and earned name and fame. After his retirement, he was offered to appear in TV Series, Movies, and Commerical Ads. 

Married to Diane Addonizio.

1982

After dating each other for several years since college, Howie and Diane finally got married in 1982. Together they have three children Chris, Kyle, and Bears. They are enjoying their married life and seems no chance of divorce. 

Honored with Different Titles.

2001

Howie was named as the Man of the Year by the Walter Camp Foundation because of his charity work with includes the United Way, the Mental Health Association and the Boys and Girls Clubs of America.

Current Net worth.

2017

Howie Long has earned a big chunk of the amount from his football career. After the retirement, he was engaged in different Movies, TV Series and Commerical Ads. It has been estimated that his current Net Worth has been estimated as $ 15 Million.