Steve McNair

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Birthday
14, 1973
Birthplace
Mount Olive, MS
Death Date
Jul 4, 2009 (36)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
14, 1973
Birthplace
Mount Olive, MS
Death Date
Jul 4, 2009 (36)

About

Quarterback who was named NFL MVP in 2003 and compiled 31,304 passing yards and 174 touchdowns over the course of his career, spent mostly with the Tennessee Titans. He was tragically killed by his mistress in 2009.

Before Fame

He played at Alcorn State University, where he finished third in the Heisman voting in his senior season.

Trivia

He led the Tennessee Titans to their first Super Bowl appearance following the 1999 season. The game ended with Titans receiver Kevin Dyson coming up one yard short of a game-tying touchdown.

Family Life

His wife was Mechelle McNair; he left behind two sons, Tyler and Trenon, following his death.

Associated With

He shared the NFL MVP award with Peyton Manning following the 2003 season.