Mike Vrabel Family: Parents, Wife And Kids

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A retired footballer-turned-coach Mike Vrabel has always had the support of his family, which includes his parents, wife, and two kids. 

With his parents, Chuck Vrabel and Herma Beamer, by his side, Mike has felt immense love and motivation.

As a devoted wife, Jen appears to be his cheerleader, supporting him despite his setbacks. 

Like him, his two kids, Tyler and Carter, wish to make it as a professional player. Tyler follows his footsteps playing in the NFL, whereas Carter has committed to baseball. 

Mike Vrabel, An American Football Coach
Mike Vrabel, An American Football Coach (Source: Instagram)

A former footballer Mike Vrabel currently serves as the head coach of the NFL team, Tennessee Titans. 

He professionally played with Pittsburgh Steelers, New England Patriots, and Kansas City Chiefs from 1997 to 2010 before retiring in 2011.

The former NFL linebacker has secured numerous accolades and awards, most notably, the Super Bowl award three times.

Following his retirement, he opted for a coaching career and began working as a linebacker coach at Ohio State.

Later, he worked as the defensive line, linebackers, and defensive coordinator coach before realizing the head coach position for the Tennessee Titans in 2018.

Mike Vrabel Family: Parents

Born on August 14, 1974, in Akron, Ohio, Mike Vrabel is one of three children of his parents, Chuck Vrabel and Herma Beamer.

Despite his popularity, his family has maintained a private life, with hardly any specifics available regarding them.

Nonetheless, his family has always been guiding and motivating him whilst being away from the limelight. 

Mark is not the only one in his family to work as a coach; his father also did so.

His father, Chuck, was a football and basketball coach for multiple academies in the Akron area.

Former NFL Player Mike Vrabel
Former NFL Player Mike Vrabel (Source: Music City Miracles)

Later, he joined the administrative section, working as a school principal at Buckeye High School.

In 2015, a female staff allegedly accused Chuck of making inappropriate comments. The school committee investigated the whole matter, suspending him for ten days with two days unpaid.

Likewise, Mark’s mother, Herma, has provided him with unwavering support since his early playing days.

Besides, the athlete has two siblings, Annalise and Laura, with whom he grew up and shares a strong bond. Further details regarding them are yet to be out.

More On His Family: Wife And Kids

Mike Vrabel met his wife, Jen Vrabel, during their days at the Ohio State University, and since then, they have been inseparable.

After dating for a while, Mike proposed to Jen in 1998, and a year later, the two tied the knot.

A graduate of Ohio University, Jen previously played collegiate volleyball but didn’t pursue it professionally. After graduation, she began working as a dental hygienist.

As Jen appears to be a private person, she has not shared many details regarding her early life and family.

Further, keeping her personal life a mystery, she has maintained an Instagram account (@jenvrabel1), which is private.

Mike Vrabel With His Wife
Mike Vrabel With His Wife (Source: Football Scoop)

Moreover, along with being a supportive wife, Jen is also a proud mother. The couple have two kids together- Tyler and Carter.

Their eldest child, Tyler (b. 2000), followed in his father’s footsteps, wishing to make it big in the NFL one day.

For three years, he played on the offensive line for the Boston College Eagles football team.

In 2022, he declared for the 2022 NFL Draft but remained undrafted. Later, Atlanta Falcons signed Tyler in the 2022 preseason.

Moreover, Carter (b. 2002) committed to playing collegiate baseball at Wabash Valley College before transferring to Volunteer State College.

After spending the last two seasons at Volunteer State, he has decided to play at Tennessee Tech.

Utsana Thapa
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