Quick Facts of John Kevin Tice
|Full Name||John Kevin Tice|
|Date of Birth||1960 /06 /22|
|Birthplace||Bayshore, New York|
|Active Year||1983-1992 (player) 1999-Present (Coach)|
|Education||The Maryland University|
|Children||5 (Michael, Alexis, Hohn-Eric, Clayton and Carly)|
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A ten-year National League veteran, John Tice is the third-round choice of the Saints in the 1983 NFL Draft. After his stint as football tight end, Tice went on to serve as the coach for different clubs including Minnesota Vikings, Army Black Knights, and New York Sentinels. Currently, the football coach is a co-offensive coordinator at Pace University.
John Tice’s Bio, Age, and Career
Early life and Education
Bayshore, New York, native John Tice was born on 22nd June 1960, as John Kevin Tice. His star sign is Cancer. As per nationality, Tice is an American and belongs to white ethnicity. His younger brother, Mike Tice is a retired NFL coach who most recently served as the offensive line coach for the NFL’s Oakland Raiders.
Upon high school graduation, Tice enrolled at the Maryland University where he joined the Maryland Terrapins football team. During his senior year, h earned Honorable Mention All-America honors by both The Sporting News and Associated Press. Furthermore, he was ranked the Terrapins leading receiver throughout each of his final two seasons.
In 1983, John Tice was picked 65th in the 3rd round of the NFL Draft by New Orleans Saints. As a professional, he played in overall 134 games at tight end and drew 56 starts.
From 1985 to 1991, Tice missed only three contests. Throughout a four-year stretch from 1985–1988, he recorded 12 touchdowns, 1,074 yards, and 103 passes.
His most excellent season was 1989 where he recorded a career-high 37 receptions for a career-best 330 yards. The following year, he set another career standard when he pulled down six touchdown receptions.
In 1992, Tice retired from the NFL due to a severe shoulder injury. At the time, he ranked 11th on New Orleans’ game played chart (134) as well as 9th on the Saint’s career receptions list (158). Moreover, Tice concluded his professional career with 15 touchdown receptions and 1,602 receiving yards.
Upon retirement, Tice served as a volunteer football coach for several high schools in Florida. In 1999, he joined the Minnesota Viking as an offensive assistant. Later a year, he became the club’s tight end coach.
John Tice with an American television personality Conn Jackson
Ultimately, Tice spent seven years on Minnesota’s coach staff. Then he went on to serve under his brother Mike, who was the Viking’s head coach at the time. In 2009, he joined the New York Sentinels of the United Football League (UFL), where he served a year as an offensive line coach.
John Tice’s Net Worth
Being an offensive line coach and co-offensive coordinator, John earns a good fortune. Previously, he coached at various clubs including Minnesota Vikings, Army Black Knights, and New York Sentinels, through where he has amassed a significant sum. Not to mention his career as football tight end which helped him to raise his fund.
However, John has not disclosed his exact figure of net worth.
John Tice’s Married and Wife
When it comes to his private life, John Tice is quite a confidential person. Also, he is inactive in social sites. Currently, he resides in West Point with his wife, Barbara. The couple has five children, Michael, Alexis, Hohn-Eric and twins, Clayton and Carly.
Besides these, there is no information popped out in media sites concerning to his personal life.