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Barry Switzer Net Worth

Barry Switzer Net Worth is
$5 Million

Barry Switzer Bio/Wiki 2018

After graduating in the University of Kansas, Barry Switzer joined the army but after a while, he returned to the school as an assistant college football coach. When the 1966 season ended, Switzer joined the University of Oklahoma still as an assistant coach. When the then head coach Chuck Fair banks joined New England Patriots to become the head coach, Switzer instantly became the head coach of University of Oklahoma. Under his leadership, Barry Switzer won the 1974, 1975 and 1985 tournaments. On his 16-year tenure together with the University of Oklahoma, the team emerged successful in 8 out of 13 post season bowl games they have participated in. Also, 54 of his players were stated as All-Americans.

Barry Switzer Net Worth $5 Million

Barry Switzer is also a receiver of the Jim Thorpe Lifetime Achievement Award. Barry Switzer was born on October 5, 1937 in Crossett, Arkansas. Together with his wife Becky, Barry Switzer currently lives in Norman, California.

Full NameBarry Switzer
Net Worth$5 Million
Date Of BirthOctober 5, 1937
Place Of BirthCrossett, Arkansas, United States
ProfessionAmerican football player, Coach, Businessperson
EducationUniversity of Arkansas, Crossett High School
NationalityUnited States of America
SpouseBecky Switzer (m. 2000), Kay McCollum (m. 1963–1981)
ParentsMary Louise Switzer, Frank Switzer
SiblingsDonnie Switzer
NicknamesThe King
MoviesAny Given Sunday, Varsity Blues
TV ShowsFox NFL Sunday, BCS Selection Show
1He and 'Jimmy Johnson' (III), whom he succeeded as the Cowboys' head coach in 1994, are the only coaches to win both a national championship and a Super Bowl. (Johnson guided the Miami Hurricanes to the No. 1 ranking in 1987, after beating Switzer's Oklahoma Sooners 20-14 in Orange Bowl.).
2As an assistant football coach at the University of Arkansas in the 1960s, two of his players were Jerry Jones and Jimmy Johnson. Jones purchased the NFL's Dallas Cowboys in 1989, and in 1994, hired Switzer to replace Johnson.
3Coached football player-turned-actor Brian Bosworth at Oklahoma from 1983-1986.
4Head coach of Oklahoma University football team from 1973-1988, guiding the Sooners to national championships in 1974, '75, and '85.
5Head coach of the National Football League's Dallas Cowboys, 1994-1997.


Any Given Sunday1999Dallas Announcer
Varsity Blues1999Bronco Coach
Arli$$1998TV Series
Possums1998Prattville Coach


Neighborhood Sessions: Toby Keith2015TV Movie documentary special thanks


A Football Life2012-2016TV SeriesHimself
Undisputed2016TV SeriesHimself
30 for 302010-2015TV Series documentaryHimself
Through These Gates2013DocumentaryHimself
Mike & Mike2010TV SeriesHimself - Telephone Interviewee
Pardon the Interruption2009TV SeriesHimself
Saving Grace2008TV SeriesHimself
Quite Frankly with Stephen A. Smith2006TV SeriesHimself
Sooner Magic2005Video documentaryHimself
The Complete History of the Philadelphia Eagles2004Video documentaryHimself
ESPN SportsCentury2000-2004TV Series documentaryHimself
WWE Raw1998TV SeriesHimself
NFL Monday Night Football1994-1997TV SeriesHimself - Dallas Cowboys Head Coach
The NFL on NBC1994-1997TV SeriesHimself - Dallas Cowboys Head Coach
TNT Sunday Night Football1995-1997TV SeriesHimself - Dallas Cowboys Head Coach
NFL on FOX1994-1996TV SeriesHimself - Dallas Cowboys Head Coach
Super Bowl XXX1996TV SpecialHimself - Dallas Cowboys Head Coach
1995 NFC Championship Game1996TV SpecialHimself - Dallas Cowboys Head Coach
1994 NFC Championship Game1995TV SpecialHimself - Dallas Cowboys Head Coach
Coach1990TV SeriesHimself
1989 Latrobe Valley Football League Grand Final1989TV MovieHimself - Commentator
1986 Orange Bowl1986TV MovieHimself - Oklahoma Sooners Head Coach
1985 Orange Bowl1985TV MovieHimself - Oklahoma Sooners Head Coach
1981 Orange Bowl1981TV MovieHimself - Oklahoma Sooners Head Coach
1980 Orange Bowl1980TV MovieHimself - Oklahoma Sooners Head Coach
1979 Orange Bowl1979TV MovieHimself - Oklahoma Sooners Head Coach
1978 Orange Bowl1978TV MovieHimself - Oklahoma Sooners Head Coach
1976 Fiesta Bowl1976TV MovieHimself - Oklahoma Sooners Head Coach
1976 Orange Bowl1976TV MovieHimself - Oklahoma Sooners Head Coach

Archive Footage

Mike & Mike2014TV SeriesHimself - FOX Football Anyst
30 for 302010TV Series documentaryHimself
Rome Is Burning2008TV SeriesHimself

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