Marcus L. Dupree is a former American football player. He played for Orleans Breakers from 1984 to 1985 and for Los Angeles Rams from 1990 to 1991.
Short Biography: Age, Height, Weight, & Early Life
Dupree is currently 56 years old. He was born on May 22, 1964, in Philadelphia, Mississippi, to parents Cella Dupree Conner and Thomas Conner. Talking about his height and weight, he is 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) tall and weighs about 229 lb (104 kg).
The 56-year-old spent his early years in Philadelphia with his family. He graduated from the Philadelphia High School, where he played for the Philadelphia Tornadoes high school football team. Marcus then enrolled at the University of Oklahoma before briefly attending the University of Southern Mississippi.
Marcus Dupree Net Worth 2021
Dupree’s net worth is estimated at $100,000 as of 2021. He has accumulated his fortune through his successful career in the United States Football League and National Football League. The 56-year-old signed with the USFL in 1984 and started playing for the New Orleans Breakers.
He was usually on the bench due to his injury but played well enough to earn a starting position for the season opener against the Arizona Outlaws. It was then when Dupree suffered a severe knee injury that led him to end his career with the USFL. After a five-year hiatus, he signed with the NFL Los Angeles Rams in 1990.
However, a year later, Marcus sustained an injury, and just before the 1992 season, his coach cut him off from the team, thinking his performance was not on par with other players. The 56-year-old decided to retire and went on to be USWA Professional Wrestler. Dupree also ran a sports bar and worked briefly as a casino greeter. Besides, he is a licensed truck driver with OTR experience.
Who is Marcus Dupree married to? Wife & Children
Dupree is married, but there is not much information regarding his married life. He has not divulged any details about his wife beside the fact that both share three children; sons Marquez Dupree, Landon Dupree, and Rashad Dupree.
The couple also has a grandson. Marcus was diagnosed with prostate cancer in 2011. He has recovered now. The 54-year-old ran a pro wrestling promotion organization called Mid South Wrestling in early 2011.