Michael Anthony Strahan – born November 21, 1971 – is an American television host, journalist and former professional football player who was a defensive end and spent his entire 15-year career with the New York Giants of the National Football League (NFL).
Strahan set a record for the most sacks in a season in 2001, and helped the Giants win Super Bowl XLII over the New England Patriots in his final season in 2007.
After retiring from the NFL, he became a media personality.
He was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2014.
Strahan is a football analyst on Fox NFL Sunday, and co-host of ABC’s Good Morning America and its spinoff Strahan, Sara and Keke.
He co-hosted the syndicated daytime talk show Live! with Kelly and Michael with Kelly Ripa from 2012 to 2016, for which he won two Daytime Emmy Awards.
In 2014, he became a regular contributor on Good Morning America, and in 2016 the network announced that Strahan would be leaving Live! to join GMA full-time.