Sean McVay is an outstanding American football coach who is currently signed as the head coach of the Los Angeles Rams of the National Football League (NFL). After he was signed, due to his exceptional coaching abilities even at an early stage in his career, Sean made NFL history by becoming the youngest coach when he was just 30 years of age. Before his contract with the Los Angeles Rams, he served as the offensive coordinator assigned to the Washington Redskins from the year 2014 to 2016. More details about him below.
Sean McVay’s Bio, Age
Sean McVay was born to parents Tim and Cindy McVay in Dayton, Ohio, United States of America, on the 24th of January 1986. In his prime, Sean’s father played collegiate football at the University of Indiana as a defensive back. His grandfather, John McVay was the former general manager of the San Francisco 49ers who aided the team win five Super Bowl seasons. As a kid, Sean and his family resided in Ohio for a while until he clocked age six.
For his high school education, Sean McVay was enrolled into the Marist School, located in Brookhaven, Georgia. Whilst there, he played as a defensive back and quarterback for the war eagles high school team for four years. In the school’s history, Sean became the first to total 1,000 yards rushing and passing all in concurrent seasons.
In General, during his high career, Sean McVay was able to make 40 rushing touchdowns as well as 2,600 yards. He also had 18 touchdowns and passed for 2,500 yards. He graduated high school in 2004 and proceed to further his studies at the Miami University in Oxford, Ohio where he continued to play football as a wide receiver. He played in this position from 2004-2007 and earned the Miami’s Scholar-Athlete Award in 2007. Before his graduation in 2018, he had a record of 39 receptions for 312 yards.
Early Coaching Career
Sean McVay’s coaching career began in 2008 when he was appointed under the leadership of coach Jon Gruden as an assistant wide receiver’s coach for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. He showed high professionalism and capacity on the job and was promptly made the quality control/wide receivers coach overseeing the training of the Florida Tuskers of the United Football League (UFL).
His reputation and fame grew to the point that the Los Angeles Rams contracted him on the 12th of January 2017 to become the coach of the team. This was when he was just 30 years of age. This move would make McVay go down in NFL history as the youngest head coach of the sport, displacing former record holder Lane Kiffin who was 31 years, 259 days old when he became the coach of the Oakland Raiders in 2007. Sean McVay made his season debut as head coach on the 10th of September 2017 in the match against the Indianapolis Colts.
The game which took place at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, saw Sean lead the Los Angeles Rams to an outstanding 46-9 victory over their opponents in a home game. In five later games, Sean led the Rams to a total score of 142 (151) points; a league as well as a franchise high. His team also became victorious over the “Jacksonville Jaguars” in an international series game which saw the Rams clinch their first shutout win since 2014 with a raised record of 5-2, their first since 2004. More accolades came through for Sean McVay on the 19th of January 2018, when the Pro Football Writers of America named him the “Coach of the year.”
Family – Wife, Girlfriend
As a football coach, one would think that McVay wouldn’t have much time for a serious relationship given his utter dedication to growing his team. However, it might interest you to know that although he has never been married, he has a lovely Ukrainian girlfriend named, Veronika Khomyn, with whom he resides in Los Angeles. They welcomed their very first son together in 2016.
Height And Weight
One thing is for sure, having the right body type especially for a sport like the American football is crucial if an athlete hopes to achieve success in it. Sean McVay stands at an average height of 5 feet 10 inches with a fit mass of 84kg (187 lbs). Though his body stature is not so bad, it might be a limiting factor which may not let him advance to the highest point of an NFL football career. That may be why he chose to settle for a career in coaching instead.