Who Is Roderick Owens, Rashod Owens Dad? Age And Wikipedia

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The collegiae football player Rashod Owens’ dad Roderick Owens, raised him and his sibling with great enthusiasm for sports.

His parents, Roderick, and Christina Owens, have separated and have moved on with their respective relationships. Despite the differences, his father and mother, jointly attend family events.

A potential NFL draft pick, Rashod is the youngest of three children. No denying with such a projected fame, curious eyes surround the wide receiver’s family- his parents and siblings.

Rashad Owens, A Collegiate Football Player For Oklahoma State
Rashad Owens, A Collegiate Football Player For Oklahoma State (Source: Instagram)

Born on December 7, 2001, Rashad Owens is a collegiate football player at Oklahoma State University, where he plays as a wide receiver, wearing jersey number #10.

A 2020 class out of Roosevelt High School, Owens played 10 games (started in five) as a freshman (in 2021) at Oklahoma, making 7 catches for 257 yards and a touchdown.

His sophomore year (2022) saw him six catches for 85 yards.

The 6 feet 2 inches tall San Antonio, Texas native joined the OSU on August 1, 2020.

It’s been home to NFL draftees like Russell Okung, Malcolm Rodriguez, Teven Jenkins, Tylan Wallace, and Chris Carson, to name a few. 

He chose Oklahoma State Cowboys over colleges like Colorado State, Texas State, Georgia Southern, Houston Baptist, and New Mexico State.

Rashod Owens Dad: Who Is Roderick Owens? Age And Wikipedia

The OSU Cowboys wide receiver’s father, Roderick Owens, is an American national from a black ethnic background. Born on December 2, 1967, the Texas native is 56 years old as of 2024.

When Rashad was born, his dad, Roderick, was 34 years old.

Owens and his dad, both don’t have a Wikipedia page.

As for the young collegiate football star, the day when he has a Wiki page is not so far, given his projected pick for the NFL draft in a couple of coming years.

Rashad Owen's Father Roderick, And Sister, Courtney
Rashad Owen’s Father Roderick, And Sister, Courtney (Source: Facebook)

Rashad’s father is active on Facebook with the name “Rod Owens”, according to which, he is an alum of St. Philip’s College in San Antonio, Texas.

On the other, the wide receiver is active on Instagram (luxury.owesn52), Twitter (luxury_owens12), and Facebook.

Owens’ Parents Are Separated: Dad & Mom’s New Partners

Even if the actual details on why & when Rashad’s parents separated are not out, they have reportedly moved on with their lives with their respective partners.

Owens’ father, Roderick Sr., is currently in a relationship with a Houston native lady who goes by Michi Tee (last name Tanniehill) on Facebook. The two have been seen together in pictures since August 2018.

On the other, Rashad’s mother, Christina, has been married to Allen Edward (his stepfather) since November 6, 2021. She goes by “Melrise Wins” on Facebook instead of her real name Christiana.

Rashad Owens With His Mother, Christina And Sister
Rashad Owens With His Mother, Christina And Sister (Source: Facebook)

She was born on April 30, 1973, which makes her 50 now.

Owens’ mom is a graduate of Sam Houston High School and currently works for San Antonio Independent School District.

The football player is on good terms with his stepdad and is often seen at family events with him.

Who Are Rashod Owens Siblings?

Rashad is the youngest of three children of his parents. He grew up with two elder siblings, a brother Roderick Owens Jr., and a sister, Courtney Owens (b. December 20, 1998).

He & his brother have a lot in common aside from their facial resemblance. They attended the same high school, Roosevelt High School, where they played football. Both of them were wide receivers.

Roderick Jr., 6 feet tall, enrolled at Sul Ross State University & played college football but didn’t go for professional pursuit. He graduated in 2018 with a degree in kinesiology.

According to his Facebook profile, he is the father of two sons with his partner, Dawn Thomas.

OSU Cowboys Football Wide Receiver Rashad With His Dad, Brother Roderick Jr, And Sister Courtney
OSU Cowboys Football Wide Receiver Rashad With His Dad And Siblings: Brother Roderick Jr, And Sister Courtney (Source: Facebook)

Owens’ elder sister, Courtney, completed her high school from Theodore Roosevelt High School, alike her brothers.

Then, she attended Texas Southern University and graduated in December 2021 with a degree in health studies (community health).

Currently, Courtney works as a physical education teacher at Metzger Middle School. She is also the school’s volleyball, basketball, and track coach.

She is an avid user of Instagram (@courtneynicole_3), and Facebook (@courtney.owens.712).

Besides, Rashad Owens also has two step-siblings from his father’s side, a brother Malyk Tanniehill, and a sister, Malysia Tanniehill. 

Krishna Pandey
Krishna Pandey

Krishna Pandey

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