Troy Kenneth Aikman, born November 21, 1966, is a former American football quarterback who spent 12 seasons with the Dallas Cowboys in the National Football League (NFL). After transferring from Oklahoma, he won the Davey O’Brien Award at UCLA and was the Cowboys’ first-round pick in the 1989 NFL Draft. From 1992 to 1995, Aikman was the Cowboys’ longest-tenured quarterback, earning six Pro Bowl selections and three Super Bowl titles.
Aikman was also named MVP of Super Bowl XXVII, the team’s first championship in over a decade. In 2006, he was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, and in 2008, he was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame. Aikman retired in 2000 and worked as a color commentator for NFL on Fox from 2001 to 2021.
He was hired as a color commentator for ESPN’s Monday Night Football broadcasts in 2022. From 2005 to 2009, Aikman co-owned the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series team Hall of Fame Racing with fellow former Cowboys quarterback Roger Staubach, and he was also a part-owner of the Major League Baseball team San Diego Padres (MLB).
Troy Aikman Net Worth
Troy Aikman is a retired NFL quarterback from California with a net worth of $65 million. Aikman made a name for himself with the Dallas Cowboys during his 12-year NFL career, first joining the team during the 1989 Draft. During the 1990s, the Cowboys experienced a return to form under his leadership. During this time, the Cowboys won three Super Bowls.