LaVar Arrington Biography

( 1978 - )
January 20, 2019
First published on:January 20, 2019
by Sam

Facts of LaVar Arrington

Date of Birth: 1978, June 29
Age: 41 years old
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 6 Feet 3 Inch
Birth Name LaVar RaShad Arrington
Birth Place Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Famous Name LaVar Arrington
Horoscope Cancer
Father Michael
Mother Carolyn Arrington
Net Worth $45 million dollars
Salary $75,637 dollars
Siblings Eric, Michael
School Location Pittsburgh
University Team Penn State Nittany Lions
Career Earnings $45 million dollars
House Location Annapolis, MD
No. of Twitter Followers 79.1k
Weight 117 kg
No. of Siblings 2
Nationality American
Ethnicity Afro-American
Profession former NFL player and current broadcaster
Famous for football
Started career as football player
Currently Working For NFL Network
Awards Pro Bowl, Second-team All-Pro, Butkus Award, Bednarik Award, Lambert Award
Current City Annapolis, MD
University attended Penn State University
School attended North Hills Senior High School
Married to Trishia Arrington
Children LaVar Arrington, Laila Arrington and Marlee Arrington

LaVar Arrington is a former American linebacker who played in the NFL for seven seasons. He played professional football for teams like Washington Redskins and New York Giants. As for now, he works as a broadcaster for NFL Network.


As a broadcaster, LaVar RaShad Arrington reportedly earns around $75,637 as his yearly salary from NFL Network. Further, LaVar RaShad Arrington has an estimated net worth of over $45 million.

LaVar Arrington's Early Life

LaVar RaShad Arrington was born on June 29, 1978, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to parents, Michael and Carolyn Arrington. As per his nationality, he is American and belongs to Afro-American ethnic group. Further, his star sign is Cancer. He grew up along with his siblings, Eric and Michael.

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LaVar RaShad Arrington attended North Hills Senior High School in Pittsburgh where he played for his high school football team. After completing high school, LaVar RaShad Arrington enrolled at Penn State University and played for the Penn State Nittany Lions football team.

LaVar Arrington's Professional Life

The Washington Redskins chose LaVar Arrington with the second overall pick in the 2000 NFL Draft, and he played for the Redskins from 2000 to 2005. After four seasons with the Redskins, he signed an eight-year, $68 million contract extension. In April 2006, Arrington signed a seven-year, $49 million contract with the New York Giants.

He got injured in week 7 against the Dallas Cowboys and missed the rest of the season with a ruptured Achilles tendon. In February 2007, he was released by the New York Giants. He officially retired from professional football in September 2007.

CAPTION: LaVar Arrington playing for the Washington Redskins SOURCE: Redskin Historian

Arrington started working on pregame and postgame shows for Comcast SportsNet and also became a permanent member of the Comcast team on October 14 for the Green Bay Packers game.

He returned to Comcast SportsNet's on-air lineup for week 3 of the 2008 NFL season and also featured a segment entitled “Life on the Sidelines with LaVar Arrington” during its Redskins Kickoff program on game days.

CAPTION: Former NFL Star LaVar Arrington SOURCE: Access Athletes

Arrington did a radio talk show in Washington, DC with DJ Chad Dukes, titled "The LaVar Arrington Show with Chad Dukes." He further hosts his own weekly sports show titled "SportsWeek with Lavar Arrington" on local Washington television station DC50. He later joined NFL Network's NFL AM program.

LaVar Arrington's Personal Life

LaVar Arrington is married to his wife, Trishia Arrington. Together, they have three children named LaVar Arrington, Laila Arrington and Marlee Arrington. The couple's relationship is going on strong as ever without any rumor of separation.

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Currently, LaVar Arrington resides in Annapolis, MD with his wife and children. They are living a happy and content life over there.

LaVar Arrington's Salary and Net Worth

As of 2019, LaVar RaShad Arrington has an estimated net worth of over $45 million. Further, he has an average salary of $75,637 annually working for NFL Network.

LaVar RaShad Arrington so far has made earnings of $45 million from his entire career.

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Kept aside LaVar RaShad Arrington financial earnings, his personal assets includes a Home in Annapolis, MD.

Other than being a former NFL star, LaVar RaShad Arrington is pretty famous in social media. He has 71.9k Twitter followers.

LaVar Arrington Facts and Stats

LaVar RaShad Arrington was not only a world-class athlete but also has a very attractive individual. The former NFL star is 6 feet 3 inches in height and weighs around 117 kg.

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