About Bill Cowher
It has been estimated that the overall size of Bill Cowher net worth currently is as high as 18 million dollars. Bill Cowher has become famous and rich because of his career in football. He was a football player in the National Football League as well as professional American football coach. Thus, both of these involvements have added up most of the revenues to the total estimate of Bill Cowher net worth.
As a coach, he worked with the Pittsburgh Steelers for 15 seasons. During this time, the team managed to appear in 10 playoff games and became winners of 8 division titles. Bill Cowher was the head coach of the team, as well, when it played in two Super Bowls and became a winner of one of them. Bill Cowher is the second coach in the National Football League to reach the playoffs in each of his first six seasons as head coach. Before him, this was accomplished by Paul Brown.
In 2007, Bill Cowher resigned from
His position as the head coach of the Pittsburgh Steelers. However, his time with this team not only made him well known and successful, but also added up to the total amount of Bill Cowher net worth. His position as the head coach was then given to Mike Tomlin, who is still the coach of the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Before he started to work with the mentioned team, Bill Cowher was an assistant coach for the Cleveland Browns and Kansas City Chiefs. Currently, he is known as a broadcaster as he appears as a studio analyst in the show called “The NFL Today”. Thus, it is also considered as one of the most important sources of increasing the overall amount of Bill Cowher net worth.
He was born in 1957 in Crafton, Pennsylvania. When he was studying at Carlynton High, Bill Cowher played not only football, but also basketball and track. Bill Cowher then enrolled into North Carolina State University, where he belonged to the school’s football team. In addition to playing as a starting linebacker, Bill Cowher was his team’s captain. In his senior year, Bill Cowher was voted to be the Most Valuable Player. In 1979, Bill Cowher graduated from North Carolina State University, from which he earned his BA degree in education.
In 1979, Bill Cowher became a professional football player when he signed a contract with the Philadelphia Eagles. In the team, he was playing as a linebacker. In 1980, Bill Cowher started to play with the Cleveland Browns. In this team, he spent three seasons, from 1980 until 1982. In 1983, he was part of a trade to the Philadelphia Eagles, where he stayed for one season. Playing in both of these teams has also increased the overall size of Bill Cowher net worth.
In 1985, Bill Cowher started to work as a coach. At that time, he was 28 years old. The first team which he coached was the Cleveland Browns. In 1989, he became a defensive coordinator for the Kansas City Chiefs.