- Full Name Orlando Scandrick
- Occupation Sports Commentator, Announcer, Former Football Player
- Nationality American
- Birthplace California, USA
- Birth Date Feb 10, 1987
- Age 35 Years, 11 Months
Orlando Scandrick | BiographyOrlando Scandrick's most recent contract with Kansas City Chiefs in 2018 included a base salary of $915 thousand and an annual bonus up to $500,000
Following the release from Dallas Cowboys, Orlando joined Washington Redskins on 19 March 2018 on a two-year contract. But, the Redskins released him in the next five months, on 14 August 2018. After that, Scandrick spent a short period in Kansas City Chiefs and Philadelphia Eagles.
Orlando Scandrick is a former cornerback who has played for teams like the Dallas Cowboys, Philadelphia Eagles, and Kansas City Chiefs. Currently, he works as a sports commentator and announcer.
Who is Orlando Scandrick?
Orlando Scandrick was born on 10 February 1987 in Torrance, California, to his mother, LaTonya Scandrick. He was interested in football from an early age. He played for Los Alamitos High School as a two-way player, a wide receiver, and a cornerback. During the end of his high school football season, he was awarded first-team ‘Long Beach Dream Team’ and ‘All-Sunset league.’ Soon after, Boise State University provided him with a football scholarship, where he focused on being a full-time cornerback.
On 19 July 2008, the Dallas Cowboys hired Scandrick in the 2008 NFL Draft. He played for the Cowboys in about 125 games in a total of 10 seasons and completed 422 tackles and eight interceptions. He stayed with the team for about nine years, from 2008 to 2017. However, the Cowboys released him on 17 March 2017 due to his recurring health problems and injuries.
Following the release from Dallas Cowboys, Orlando joined Washington Redskins on 19 March 2018 on a two-year contract. But, the Redskins released him in the next five months, on 14 August 2018. After that, Scandrick spent a short period in Kansas City Chiefs and Philadelphia Eagles. However, since his release from Philadelphia Eagles on 21 October 2019, he has been a free agent.
As of November 2021, Orlando Scandrick is not committed to any romantic relationship. However, he was involved with Draya Michele, an American actress, and fashion designer, in 2016. She is widely recognized as the cast of Basketball Wives Show on VH1. With her, Orlando is the father to their only son, Jru Scandrick. She even took the good news of the birth of Jru to her Twitter account @Draya Michele. The couple, however, split in 2019.
Before being engaged to Orlando, Draya was already a mom to her teenage son, Kniko, from her previous relationship.
The 34-year-old sportscaster is the father of three kids, Tatyana Scandrick, Taylor Scandrick, and Jru Scandrick. His twin daughters, Tatyana and Taylor, were born from his previous relationship with his girlfriend or wife, whose details are unknown, while Jru is shared by Draya Michele and him.
Salary and Net Worth
Orlando Scandrick’s net worth is still under wraps. He has previously signed several million-dollar deals with various football teams. His most recent contract with Kansas City Chiefs in 2018 included a base salary of $915 thousand and an annual bonus up to $500,000. Thus, on average, Orlando earned a massive $31,250 per game.