Mel Tucker

Mel Tucker Age Height Wife Family Wiki Bio


4 January 1972


52 years, 4 month, 16 days, 20 hours, 5 minutes, 24 seconds.
19130 Total days.

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Next Birthday : Saturday, January 4, 2025

Mel Tucker, a former player turned coach at Michigan State University, was born on January 4, 1972, in Cleveland, Ohio, USA. Mal will be 52 years, 4 month, 16 days old by today. In 1997, Tucker embarked on his coaching journey as an assistant for the Michigan State Spartans.

Subsequently, he transitioned to the National Football League, joining the Cleveland Browns in 2005. Recent developments have seen Mel Tucker face suspension without pay, amid an ongoing inquiry into allegations of sexual misconduct.

Mel Tucker’s Age, Wiki, Case, Wife, Girlfriend, Family, Controversy, Photos, Net worth, Height, Religion, Birthday, Caste, Weight and More

In 2009, the Jacksonville Jaguars took a chance on Tucker, providing him with a new coaching opportunity. His coaching tenure extended to the Chicago Bears in 2018, and he also took charge of the Colorado Buffaloes for a period. Mel Tucker boasts an attractive physique and a commanding presence, standing at an approximate height of 6 feet 3 inches and weighing around 84 kilograms.

In matters of religious faith, Mel Tucker identifies with the Christian religion. Jo-Ellyn Tucker is the devoted spouse of Mel Tucker, and together, they are blessed with two children, adding a personal dimension to his accomplished professional life.

Stage Name Mel Tucker
Pet/Nick name Mel
Net Worth Yet To Update
Sex/Gender Male Female
Date of Birth Tuesday, January 4, 1972
Birth Place USA
Zodiac/Star Sign Libra
Currently Residing In (Address) United States
Nationality American
Religion Christian
Alive/Dead Alive

Relationship, Affairs And Family:

Marital Status Measure
Girlfriend(s) Yet To Know
Wife Jo-Ellyn Tucker
Children 2 Children
Parents Father : – YTK

Mother: – YTK

Siblings Brother(s) : –
Sister(s) : – 
Favorite Actress Jo-Ellyn Tucker
Favorite Actor Married

Physical Characteristics & Traits:

Skin Tone/Ethnicity African – American Mixed
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Black
Weight (Approx.)
  • 6.3 Feet
Height (Approx.)
  • 84 kg
Body Measurements (Approx.)  – Chest: 44 inches
– Waist: 32 inches
– Biceps: 15 inches

Career, Assets, Educational Qualification :

Mel Tucker’s coaching odyssey spans over two decades, showcasing his expertise across various esteemed institutions and teams. Commencing in 1997, Tucker embarked on his coaching journey at Michigan State, serving as a Graduate Assistant. He then ventured to Miami (OH) in 1999, overseeing the defensive backs, before joining the LSU Tigers in a similar capacity in 2000.

From 2001 to 2003, Tucker was an integral part of the Ohio State coaching staff, honing his skills in coaching defensive backs. In 2004, he took on the role of co-Defensive Coordinator at Ohio State. The subsequent years saw him in the professional football arena, with significant contributions as part of the Cleveland Browns coaching staff from 2005 to 2008, eventually taking on the role of Defensive Coordinator in 2008.

Tucker’s expertise expanded further when he transitioned to the Jacksonville Jaguars in 2009, where he excelled as the team’s Defensive Coordinator until 2011. During the 2011 season, he took on the interim head coaching position. In 2012, Tucker continued his tenure with the Jaguars, serving as the Assistant Head Coach and Defensive Coordinator. The following years saw him as the Defensive Coordinator for the Chicago Bears from 2013 to 2014.

Period Worked For
1997–1998 Michigan State (GA)
1999 Miami (OH) (DB)
2000 LSU (DB)
2001–2003 Ohio State (DB)
2004 Ohio State (co-DC)
2005–2007 Cleveland Browns (DB)
2008 Cleveland Browns (DC)
2009–2011 Jacksonville Jaguars (DC)
2011 Jacksonville Jaguars (interim)
2012 Jacksonville Jaguars (AHC/DC)
2013–2014 Chicago Bears (DC)
2015 Alabama (AHC/DB)
2016–2018 Georgia (DC/DB)
2019 Colorado
2020–present Michigan State

Tucker’s impact continued to be felt in the college football landscape. He contributed to the defensive prowess of Alabama in 2015 and then joined the Georgia Bulldogs coaching staff from 2016 to 2018, overseeing both the defense and defensive backs.

In 2019, Tucker assumed the head coaching position at Colorado, demonstrating his ability to lead a program. As of 2020, he returned to his alma mater, Michigan State, where he currently serves as the head coach, bringing a wealth of experience and a proven track record to the team.

Profession Sports Coach
Schooling Cleveland Heights High School
University or College University of Wisconsin–Madison
Qualification Graduate Degree

Interesting Facts:

  • Mel Tucker, born on January 4, 1972, in Cleveland, Ohio, has transitioned from being a player to a prominent coach at Michigan State University, showcasing his versatility in the world of football.
  • Tucker’s coaching journey began in 1997 as an assistant for the Michigan State Spartans, marking the inception of his influential career on the sidelines.
  • His experience extended beyond college football, as he ventured into the National Football League, notably with the Cleveland Browns in 2005.
  • The Jacksonville Jaguars saw potential in Tucker and took a chance on him in 2009, providing him with an opportunity to make an impact at the professional level.
  • In 2018, Tucker’s coaching journey led him to the Chicago Bears, showcasing his adaptability across different football programs.
  • Beyond his collegiate and professional coaching roles, Tucker also took charge of the Colorado Buffaloes, further solidifying his reputation as a versatile and experienced coach.
  • Standing at an impressive 6 feet 3 inches and weighing approximately 81 kilograms, Tucker possesses a commanding presence, complementing his coaching expertise.
  • Mel Tucker’s religious beliefs align with Christianity, providing insight into his personal values and faith.
  • Recent events have seen Tucker facing suspension without pay amid an ongoing inquiry into allegations of sexual misconduct, adding a complex layer to his professional journey.
  • In his personal life, Tucker is a family man, with Jo-Ellyn Tucker as his dedicated wife. Together, they share two children, emphasizing the importance of family in his life alongside his football career.

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