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Tony Siragusa

Tony Siragusa was an American professional football player. Tony Siragusa is a former National Football League who played as a defensive tackle from the year 1990 to 2001. During his tenure in the NFL, he majorly played with the Baltimore Ravens and Indianapolis Colts.

Early Life

Tony Siragusa was born on 14th May 1967 in Kenilworth, New Jersey, United States. His nickname was Goose. He was known to be American by nationality and belongs to the Christian religion, and his zodiac sign is Taurus.

Talking about his parents, his father’s name is Peter A. Siragusa while his mother’s name is not known. Similarly, there is also no information available about his siblings.

Tony Siragusa mother

Caption: Tony with his mother (Source: Instagram)

Talking about his formal education, he went to David Brearley High School in New Jersey. After that, he graduated from Pittsburgh and then went on to play 12 full seasons in the National Football League as a defensive nose tackle.

Death

On 22nd June 2022, Tony Siragusa died in his sleep at his home in Ortley Beach, New Jersey, United States. He died at the age of 55.

Tony Siragusa – Net Worth 2024

Tony Siragusa has an estimated net worth of approximately around $6 million US dollars. Likewise, he earned a decent sum of money through his brand endorsements, commercial appearances, and many other side gigs. Moreover, this personality worked very hard since his childhood to achieve this fame.

Career

In 1990, Tony Siragusa signed with the Indianapolis Colts and played as a defensive tackle. Tony used to play nose tackle to draw the double teams. In 1991, he played in 13 games, started 6, and recorded  2 sacks.

In 1992, he played in all 16 games, started 12, and recorded 3 sacks and a combined 65 tackles. Likewise, in the 1993 season, this personality appeared in and started 14 games and recorded 1 sack and 76 combined tackles.

Similarly, in the 1995 season, he played in and started 14 games and recorded two sacks, 49 tackles, and one forced fumble. While in the 1996 season, he played in and started 10 games and recorded 2 sacks, 45 combined tackles, and 1 fumble recovery.

After that, he joined the Baltimore Ravens in 1997 for his remaining five seasons, which included winning a Super Bowl during the Ravens’ 2000 Championship season. With the Ravens, Tony Siragusa went to help the team to a record-breaking season, where they allowed the fewest points of any team in regular season play.

Also, he played on the defensive side of the ball with Hall of Fame linebacker Ray Lewis for the Ravens.

This personality retired in 2001 with 562 tackles, 9 fumbles 12 yards recoveries 28 pass deflections, and 22 sacks over his 12 years of career and 170 games. In 2002, he appeared in Spike Lee’s 25th Hour as a Ukraine mobster.

Tony Siragusa selfie

Caption: Tony taking a selfie (Source: Instagram)

After his retirement, Tony worked as a sideline reporter for the National Football League on the Fox Network from 2003 to 2015. In 2013, he played in an advertisement campaign. He appeared as Frankie Cortese in the series ‘The Sopranos.’

After that, the footballer opened a restaurant chain named ‘Tiff’s ‘ in partnership with Michael Romanelli. Also, he worked in the documentary program Mega Machines on the Discovery channel and also as a host on the DIY network.

Relationship Status

Tony Siragusa married Kathy Giacalone in the year 1995. The couple had three children Anthony Jr. Siragusa, Ava Siragusa, and Samantha Rose Siragusa.

Tony Siragusa family

Caption: Tony with his family (Source: Instagram)

Body Measurements

Tony stands at the height of 6 feet 2 inches or 1.9 m tall and weighs around 105 kg or 231 lbs. But his exact body measurements are not available. Similarly, this personality had black hair and a pair of black eyes but his shoe size and dress size were not available.

Tony Siragusa – Social Media

Tony was active on social media such as Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. His Facebook account has 1.8K followers. Likewise, his Instagram account @goose9898 has more than 8.3K followers. His Twitter account @TonySiragusa has more than 30.5K followers.