This bio is about Roger Staubach, a professional footballer in the NFL league. He played as a quarterback for the Dallas Cowboys from 1969 to 1979. He also served in the US Navy (1965 to 1969) during the Vietnam War as a part of the Navy Supply Corps, which is why he is nicknamed as Captain Comeback and Captain America. He was born in Cincinnati, Ohio on 5th February 1942, and is 74 years of age.
An inductee to both Pro Football Hall of Fame and College Football Hall of Fame, Staubach's career is an extraordinary one. While he was in college, he was awarded with various prizes: Heisman Trophy (1963), Maxwell Award (1963), UPI College Player of the Year (1963), Walter Camp Memorial Trophy (1963), Navy Midshipmen No. 12 (retired), and College Football Hall of Fame (1981).
In the NFL, he was able to achieve great success, helping his team get the Pro Bowl six times (1975 to 1979), the AP All-NFC two times (1971 and 1976), the Super Bowl Championship two times (the 6th and 12th edition), the NFC Championship five times (1970, 1971, 1975, 1977, 1978), NFL MVP aka Bert Bell Award (1971), Super Bowl MVP (VI), NFL 1970s All-Decade Team, Dallas Cowboys Ring of Honor, and Pro Football Hall of Fame (1985). He was rated No. 46 NFL Player of all-time by NFL.com, and Dallas Cowboys no longer issues No.12 spot in his honor.
Now let's go through his personal life. In 1965, he married his girlfriend of a long time, Marianne who bore him 5 children: 4 daughters and 1 son. Now, Roger Staubach and Marianne have 15 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild. Apart from a successful football career, Staubach is also a real estate businessman and founder of The Staubach Company, and a minority owner in the Hall of Fame Racing, a NASCAR Nextel Cup team.
Staubach has been active in professional football for quite some time now, and it is sure that he must have won many fans and followers in this long career. Even then, it is of utmost importance for every sportstar to create a virtual image and goodwill these days by interacting with their fans on social media. He has only 3,560 followers on his twitter page.
His Instagram page isn't available, but he does have a Websta page that has only 185 followers. He also has a page on ESPN, and you could actually follow him on all of these websites to stay updated on what's happening in his personal as well as professional life. There are a lot of his interviews on the internet, one particular is on Youtube where he says that he loves sex!
A celebrity's success is to be measured by the lives they have touched and impacted on; still it is necessary to know how successful they have been, financially. Staubach's net worth is $600 million, which is a whooping amount of money. Physically, he is 6 feet 3 inches in height and weighs 89 kilograms. He has been a part of some exciting football action over the years. His efforts as a footballer rightly deserve all the recognition and fame that he has acquired so far.