Rodney Peete is a retired American football player. He spent 16 seasons playing in the National Football League (NFL), where he played on six teams over his 16-year tenure. In 1995 he married actress Holly Robinson from Hangin’ with Mr Cooper fame; later that same year they began living together as husband and wife.
Once he retired from NFL, he began appearing on TV shows such as The Best Damn Sports Show Period to increase his income. This proved beneficial.
Early Life and Education
Rodney Peete was born March 16th 1966 in Mesa Arizona. An accomplished multi-talent professional who has made a name for himself both within sports and entertainment domains; Rodney has established himself in both fields with remarkable performances as a football player as well as excelling as a television personality.
He attended Sahuaro High School in Tucson before transferring to Shawnee Mission South High School in Overland Park, Kansas for his senior year. Drafted by Toronto Blue Jays in 30th round of 1984 Major League Baseball Draft but decided instead to focus on higher education first.
He graduated with a BA in Communications from the University of Southern California before playing professional football for both Detroit Lions and Dallas Cowboys before becoming a TV guest on Fox Sports Net and The Best Damn Sports Show Period shows. Since 1998 he and Holly Robinson Peete have been married and now share four children between them.
Rodney Peete has made his mark through a long and successful NFL career, entrepreneurial ventures and real estate investments, while making an impactful contribution through charitable endeavors.
Rodney Peete has established himself in the entertainment industry beyond football with his work as a television host. Together with Holly Robinson Peete he hosts Queens Court on Peacock television show; together they have built up quite a fortune together.
HollyRod Foundation was established after their son, HollyRod was diagnosed with autism. It currently oversees 14 charitable initiatives.
Achievement and Honors
Rodney Peete maintains an engaging social media profile, where he frequently interacts with his fans and followers. Additionally, he has established himself as an acclaimed producer with credits including The Fanatics (1997 ) and For Peete’s Sake (2016) to his name.
He shares four children with actress Holly Robinson Peete. One of their sons, Rodney Jr., has autism; this was something he addressed in an interview with Men’s Health magazine.
After retiring from professional football, Peete became co-host of Fox Sports Networks sports talk show The Best Damn Sports Show Period along with Chris Rose, John Salley and Rob Dibble. He is honored by being inducted into both Arizona Sports Hall of Fame and USC Athletic Hall of Fame; furthermore he hosts a Los Angeles radio show while appearing in a Lipozene commercial television spot.
Rodney Peete is a devoted father to his four children. The couple got married in 1995 and has lived happily ever since with three sons named Rodney Peete Jr, Roman, and Robinson James and one daughter Ryan Elizabeth.
He excelled as an athlete at Sahuaro High School in football, basketball and baseball – captaining each sport team he participated in high school.
After retiring from the NFL, Rodney Peete began hosting television shows and his presenting and hosting skills have earned him significant money. Furthermore, he established HollyRod Foundation dedicated to Parkinson’s research and autism care.
Rodney Peete amassed a substantial net worth thanks to his long and successful football career, as well as through business ventures and investments which contributed to building his fortune.
Rodney Peete established Rodney Peete Enterprises to offer consulting, public speaking and other business services. Rodney also has a passion for raising autism awareness.
Rodney Peete has been married to Holly Robinson Peete since 1995 and the two share four children together. Together they own a luxurious Tarzana home worth $4.4 million with six bedrooms, eight bathrooms, and various luxurious amenities – ideal for raising their brood of three sons: Rodney Jr, Robinson James Peete,Roman Peete as well as Ryan Elizabeth Peete who they enjoy sharing their life together!