David Culley is an American head coach who has been serving for 45 years in the position. He has experience coaching at both collegiate and professional (NFL) levels. He recently served as the head coach of the Houston Texans of the NFL teams joining in 2021 with the contract of $22 million. But the team fired him after the first season in January 2022 after finishing the 2021 season with a record 4-13.
Before that, he has coached the different NFL teams starting with Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 1994. His other NFL teams include Pittsburgh Steelers, Philadelphia Eagles, and Baltimore Ravens. Let us scroll over to know more information on him then keep on scrolling.
Caption: The American football head coach, David Culley.
David Culley: Bio, Family, Career
The head coach was born and raised in Sparta, Tennessee on 17 September 1955 as David Wayne Culley. He is the son of parents: Ulysses Grant Culley Sr. and mother Jessie Mae who are both deceased. His parents had brought up him along with his six children. He has a nationality of American and belongs to African-American ethnicity.
Regarding his education, he has attended White County High School and then Vanderbilt University. During his high school years, he played American football as a quarterback as well as played as a point guard in basketball. And in his university years, he had played as a quarterback becoming the first African-American to play the position in school history.
He started his career journey in 1978 as a running backs coach at Austin Peay State University. He then had worked as a running back coach with several universities including the University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP) and Texas A&M University until he started his professional with NFL teams. In 1994, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers hired him under the head coach Sam Wyche as their wide receivers coach.
In the same position, he joined Pittsburgh Steelers under the head coach Bill Cowher in 1996 and Philadelphia Eagles in 1999. As an associate head coach/wide receivers coach, the Kansas City Chiefs in 2013. Following that, he worked for the Buffalo Bills, Baltimore Ravens, and then Houston Texans in 2021. But after one season the Texans fired him as their head coach who became the Texans’ fourth head coach in franchise history.
David Culley: Personal Life & Wife
Speaking of his personal life, he has hidden most part of his private life away from the media. However, it is known that he is married and the father of two children. Further, he has married his wife, Carolyn. Moreover, his wife works as an Associate Director for Strategy and Success in the US, according to sources. The couple has welcomed two children: Jessie and Monty from their marriage. Apart from this, there is not much information on his past relationship or dating history.
Caption: The head coach David was fired by the Houston Texans after the 2021 season.
David Culley: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
According to sources, the NFL teams pay salaries to their coaches with an average annual salary of between $8 million to $10 million per season. Likewise, he recently had signed to NFL team Houston Texans as their head coach with the contract amount of $22 million. But the team fired him from his position after one season taking $5 million and the rest $17 million will be paid in the next three years.
Therefore, talking about his net worth, he has an estimated net worth of above $1 million from his coaching role. It seems that the coach does not like to use his precious time on today’s different social media platforms like Twitter or Instagram. Therefore, he is not available on these networking sites to share his day-to-day lifestyle or a glimpse of his works.
David Culley: Body Measurements
The coach has an average-looking body structure that has not revealed body measurements of chest or waist. Further, his body stands to a height of 5 feet 9 inches or 1.75 meters and weighs around 81 kg. He has hazel eyes color with the silver-brown hair color.