Kordell Stewart aka Slash, іѕаn old Аmеrісаn football рlауеr. Не рlауеd іn thе Nаtіоnаl Fооtbаll Lеаguе for 11 уеаrѕ. Нis 18.1 MPH running speed and 6′ 1″ feet height benefited him in рlауing at quаrtеr bасk, running back, wіdе rеcеіvеr, аnd еvеnрuntеr.
He earned a net wealth of nearly 14 million dollars. However, at his career’s high point, he reaped approximately 27 million dollars over five years.
Kordell Stewart Life
On 16 October 1972, Kordell was born in New Orleans, Louisiana. He attended John Ehret High School of Marrero. He played as a quarterback on a football team. In 1990, he became Player of the Year in New Orleans and was elected to the All-State team.
Kordell’s College Career
In 1991, Kordell received a scholarship and became the most acclaimed quarterback in the history of Colorado University. With the guidance of Stewart, the team won Aloha Bowl (1993) and Fiesta Bowl (1995). Due to his team’s decent performance, he was elected as second-team All-American. If you want to know about other celebrities’ careers, like Fabolous and his net worth, visit this page.
Kordell’s NFL Career
The Pittsburgh Steelers chose Stewart as the 60th player in the NFL draft,1995. He played two seasons as a running back and a wide receiver. In 1997, his team appeared in the AFC, where the Denver Broncos defeated them. In 2000, Stewart’s team hardly made the playoffs.
In the 2001 AFC playoff, Stewart hurled 3,109 passing yards and reached the NFL Pro Bowl. In the playoffs, they blew out the Baltimore Ravens in the divisional round. But they lost the game against the New England Patriots.
Then, Tommy Maddox replaced Kordell as a quarterback. Later on, the Chicago Bears approached him but replaced him because of his poor performances in 2003. He acted as a backup in 2004-2005 for the Baltimore Ravens. After 2005, he did not play again in the NFL till his retirement in 2012.
Kordell’s Post NFL Career
After retirement, Stewart made guest appearances in many TV shows such as Deal or No Deal and Pros versus Joes. He became a sideline reporter for UFL and is presently acting as an analyst on ESPN shows such as NFL 32, NFL Live, and Take 2. Kordell also arrived in The Real Housewives of Atlanta with his ex-wife Porsha Williams in 2012.
Kordell Stewart Parents And Siblings
Robert Stewart and Florence Stewart raised Kordell with his two siblings in Marrero, a city across the Mississippi River. At the age of 12, his mother died after battling liver cancer. His father started doing multiple jobs to help the family. Kordell gave credit to his father for having an athletic work routine.
Kordell Stewart Wife
After separating from Tania Richardson in 2009, Kordell came across Porsha Williams at Luckie Lounge, Atlanta. Later in 2011, they both got married in a ceremony featured on Platinum Weddings of WE TV.
But later, they filed a divorce on 22 March 2013. Currently, he has been dating Towanda Braxton since 2013.
Kordell Stewart Children
From his ex-ladylove Tania Richardson, Kordell has a son, Syre. Kordell won the physical custody of his son in a legal case.