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Christian McCaffrey Father Ed McCaffrey: Age, Wife and Kids

American football running back, Christian McCaffrey father Ed McCaffrey is an American former professional football player who played as a wide receiver.

Ed McCaffrey played football for 13 seasons in the National Football League (NFL) for the New York Giants, San Francisco 49ers, and Denver Broncos.

Christian who walked in the footsteps of his father currently plays for the San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League.

He was drafted eighth overall in the 2017 NFL draft by the Carolina Panthers after playing college football for the Stanford Cardinal.

Christian during his sophomore in 2015 was named AP College Football Player of the Year holding the NCAA record for most all-purpose yards in a season with 3,864.

With already a successive and remarkable career as a footballer, people are curious to know about his former football player father, Ed McCaffrey.

Ed McCaffrey Biography

Full Name Ed McCaffrey
Date of Birth August 17, 1968
Birthplace Waynesboro, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Occupations Former football player and Football coach
NFL Draft 1991 / Round 3 / Pick: 83
Spouse Lisa (Sime)
Children Four Sons

Christian McCaffrey Father Ed McCaffrey: Age and Early Life

Christian McCaffrey father, Ed McCaffrey was born on August 17, 1968, in Waynesboro, Pennsylvania, United States. As of 2024, McCaffrey is living in his mid-50s i.e., 55 years of age.

Ed McCaffrey 6 feet 5 inches had a fantastic career during his active career as a professional football player.

He began playing football at Allentown Central Catholic High School in the Eastern Pennsylvania Conference. Likewise, during high school, he also played basketball and was a standout player winning titles in 1984 and 1986.

McCaffrey went to Stanford University where he focused only on college football. He improved his football skills playing for Stanford and was drafted in 1991 by the New York Giants in the third round, 83rd overall.

Ed McCaffrey played for the San Francisco 49ers and won three Super Bowl

After being drafted by the New York Giants in the 1991 NFL draft, he played for the team till 1993. McCaffrey then joined the San Francisco 49ers in 1994 where he played for the team only a year.

However, fortunate McCaffrey won a Super Bowl XXIX with the team in his first year. Throughout his thirteen years of career, he won three Super Bowl rings, the one with San Francisco 49ers and two with the Denver Broncos.

For his amazing performance, McCaffrey was named to the Pro Bowl in 1998. Unfortunately, during the opening game of the Broncos’ 2001 season, he suffered a leg fracture against the New York Giants.

Again in the 2003 season, he suffered injuries that led him to retire earlier on February 29, 2004, with his career record of 565 receptions for 7,422 yards along with 55 touchdowns.

Ed McCaffrey as a Coach

Ed McCaffrey after his retirement as a professional footballer began coaching the youths and started his youth football camp called, SportsEddy in 2011.

He also trained in other sports like lacrosse, soccer, baseball, and basketball. Moreover, McCaffrey also started The Ed McCaffrey “Dare to Play” football camp and the “Dare to Cheer” cheerleading camp for people with Down syndrome in partnership with the Global Down Syndrome Foundation.

Likewise, he became the head coach at Valor Christian High School in 2018 and later for the University of Northern Colorado in 2019.

Unfortunately, he was fired from the position by Northern Colorado on November 22 due to disappointment with the team’s results.

Ed McCaffrey Wife and Kids

Former football player, Ed McCaffrey was married to his wife Lisa in 1992. Lisa is the daughter of Olympic sprinter Dave Sime.

The couple were blessed with four healthy children, Max McCaffrey who was born in 1994, Christian McCaffrey born in 1996, Dylan McCaffrey in 1999, and Luke McCaffrey in 2001.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Who is Christian McCaffrey father?

Ed McCaffrey, a former professional football player.

How old is Ed McCaffrey?

55 years old as of 17 August 2023.

Who is Ed McCaffrey wife?

Lisa, daughter of Olympic sprinter Dave Sime.

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