Jim Fassel Net Worth
Jim Fassel was born August 31st 1949 in Anaheim, California USA and became one of the most acclaimed football coaches of all time. He received numerous prestigious awards for his contributions to society as a leader and coach; known for his remarkable leadership abilities; philanthropically active having donated millions to charities and organizations.
He attended Anaheim High School and University of Southern California before being selected in the seventh round of the 1972 NFL Draft by Chicago Bears, before playing for San Diego Chargers, Houston Oilers, Toronto Argonauts of Canadian Football League, and briefly with The Hawaiians of World Football League.
After retiring from the Giants, he went on to broadcast NFL games for Westwood One radio. He called numerous Sunday afternoon games as well as working alongside Bill Rosinski and Marv Albert at their 2008 NFC Championship Game broadcast on Westwood One radio. Furthermore, he became an ongoing commentator during Westwood One’s coverage of NFL action during 2007.
Prior to his professional career, he attended college and obtained various degrees. This enabled him to advance further in life. On a personal note, he has had multiple relationships; John being his son. For three decades he was married to Kitty despite some minor disagreements; they divorced in 2006.
Fassel took what could have been his retirement job with the Las Vegas Locomotives of the United Football League in 2009. He led them to two championships but abruptly quit after just one season due to heart attack–he died Monday, aged 71 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
John Benninghoff left a lasting legacy as head coach of the New York Giants for six seasons, including winning an NFC title and falling just short in Super Bowl XXXV against Baltimore Ravens. Benninghoff was also recognized by being named NFL Coach of the Year in 1997 and for his commitment to supporting victims’ families affected by Sept 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on World Trade Center twin towers through donations through his foundation.
He boasts a net worth of $80 Million and lives in Anaheim in a beautiful mansion, where his four children and 16 grandchildren reside. In his free time, he enjoys golfing and collecting sports memorabilia – his collection contains over 2,500 items with autographs from legendary athletes and coaches! In film industry he starred in several movies receiving various accolades. As an inspiration he is considered role model by young players across football as an icon of success for all. Fans consider him to be true hero; fans love him across America!