- Birth Name Danny Lee Ford
- Birth Country Gadsden
- Famous Name Danny Ford
- Father Norris Ford
- Mother Mrs. Etta
- Net Worth N/A
- Salary N/A
- Nationality American
- Ethnicity white
- Currently Working For NFL
- Currently Married Yes
- Married to Deborah
- Children Jennifer, Elizabeth, Ashleigh, and Lee respectively. Danny
Danny Lee Ford is a retired American football player and coach who served numbers of football clubs throughout his career. Some of them are Clemson University, University of Arkansas, and Clemson Tigers. He is one of the observable coaches in the football history. Until date, he had captured five Atlantic Coast Conference titles and won six Bowl Games. Moreover, he had also earned a name of the consensus national champion.
Danny Lee Ford was born on April 2, 1948, in Gadsden, Alabama, the United States. This makes hi age 68 at present. He belongs to American nationality and white ethnicity. His astrological sign is Aries. Danny was born from beautiful family background to Norris Ford (Father) and Mrs. Etta (Mother). He has also a sister named Patricia.
EDUCATION AND CAREER
Danny Ford graduated from Gadsden High School in 1996 in Gadsden, before attending the University of Alabama. During his year at the University, he played three bowl games and earned a bachelor degree in industrial arts. He also did his masters degree in special education from Alabama University before being an assistant coach for Alabama and Virginia Tech.
In 1978, Danny joined the team Clemson Tigers and at his first appearance, he led his team to the 1978 Gator Bowl defeating the Ohio State. Similarly, in 1981, Danny led Tigers to achieve first national title in the school’s 98-year history by defeating Nebraska in the 1982 Orange Bowl. In that respect, he became the youngest coach to win a national championship.
In end of 1982 season, Danny and his team had some sorts of difficulties where Tigers were barred from bowl games and kicked off live television. However, he recovered his probation by winning straight three ACC titles registering top national ranking for the fourth straight seasons.
Including his great talent and coordination among the players, later he went to the University of Arkansas. On that point, he became a head coach on a permanent basis. As soon as he was declared head coach, he led Arkansas to a SEC West championship in 1995 seasons.
Danny Ford is one of the respected coaches of 80’s and 90’s era. As of now, he has coached 21 All-Americans and 41 players who had become NFL player in future. He had led his teams to achieve several titles during his career.
Danny Ford is an amazing personality of the football world. He has won the heart of thousands of people and they have admired him. Reviewing his personal life, at present, Danny is too old for doing any sorts of activities. Currently, he loves to spend his time chilling and relaxing with his family members.
Danny is a married man. He got married to beautiful woman Deborah. The couple currently resides in Clemson, South Carolina area and they are living happily with each other. The couple has four children including three daughters and a son, named Jennifer, Elizabeth, Ashleigh, and Lee respectively. Danny is a decent and talented man and there is no any record of his past affair or news of his girlfriend after their marriage.
SALARY, NETWORTH, AND OTHER FACTS
Danny is a tall and handsome man. He has an outstanding height and maintained body weight. Currently, his salary and net worth are under review but according to sources, he had earned quite large figures of salary by his coaching career.