Ahmad Rashād Biography
Ahmad Rashād (Real Name: Robert Earl Moore) is an American sportscaster and a former professional football player. Ahmad serves as the host of a game show on Game Show Network known as Tug of Words since November of 2021. Before that, Ahmad served as a game reporter and studio anchor for ABC and NBC, as well as hosting NBA Inside Stuff for 16 seasons. As a football player, Ahmad played the position of Wide receiver for the St. Louis Cardinals, Minnesota Vikings, and Buffalo Bills.
Ahmad Rashād Age
Ahmad was born on 19th November 1949, in Portland, Oregon, in the United States of America. He is 72 years old.
Ahmad Rashād Height
Ahmad is a man of tall stature and stands at a height of 6 feet 2 inches (Approx 1.88 m).
Ahmad Rashād Family
Ahmad was born to his hardworking and supportive mother and father in Portland, Oregon, in the United States of America. He is a proud son of O.C. Moore and Condola Moore.
Ahmad Rashād Education
He attended Mount Tahoma High School where he graduated with his high school diploma. After graduation, Ahmad received an athletic scholarship to the University of Oregon in Eugene where he majored in elementary education and played football under head coach Jerry Frei for the Ducks. Ahmad was also a member of the Omega Psi Phi fraternity.
Ahmad Rashād Wife
Ahmad is blissfully married to his fifth wife named Ana Luz Rodriguez-Paz since 2016. Ana works in South Florida as a psychologist. Before that, Ahmad was hitched to Sale Johnson and was a stepfather to three beautiful stepdaughters from this marriage Jamie Johnson, Daisy Johnson, and Casey Johnson who passed on in 2010. The couple adopted Ava-Monroe, Sale Johnson’s granddaughter. Unfortunately, the pair divorced in 2013.
In 1985, Ahmad was married to his third wife actress called Phylicia Ayers-Allen. The duo shares a daughter named Condola Phylea Rashād and a stepson called Billy Bowles. However, the pair divorced in 2001 after 16 years.
In 1969, Ahmad was married to his first wife is called Deidre Waters and together they share a daughter named Keva who was born in 1970. Ahmad’s second wife is called Matilda Johnson married in 1976 but separated in 1979. The pair were proud parents to a son called Ahmad Jr who was born in 1978 and a beautiful named daughter Maiyisha, born in 1976.
Ahmad Rashād Salary
He receives a good salary of $60,100 annually. This is in accordance with Game Show hosts’ salaries.
Ahmad Rashād Net Worth
Ahmad has attained an admirable fortune over the years of his work and has an estimated net worth of $10 million.
Ahmad Rashād Career
After his retirement from his football career, Ahmad covered NBA, NFL, and MLB as a game reporter and studio anchor for ABC and NBC, as well as hosting NBA Inside Stuff for 16 seasons. In the year 2000, Ahmed was on the game show Caesars Challange and Celebrity Mole show and also the host of the video-clip show Real TV. Furthermore, Ahmad was the host of NBA Access with Ahmad Rashad on the ABC network.
In 1988, he also represented Robb Weller at Entertainment Tonight on the weekend edition. In 2013, Ahmad also served as a panelist on the daily talk show Morning Drive on the Golf Channel but left the station. Additionally, Ahmad has narrated the annually highlight films for NBA championship teams since 2012. Moreover, Ahmad works as the game show host of Tug of Words on Game Show Network since November 2021.