- As a child, made extra money by catching chickens for a farmer and working tobacco fields.
- Older brother Sterling Sharpe was a former NFL wide receiver.
- Played football, basketball and track and field in college.
- Selected to eight NFL Pro Bowls.
- Retired in 2004 as the NFL's all-time leader in receptions, passing yardage and TDs for tight ends.
- Has written for nfl.com and served as NFL commentator for CBS.
- In 2011, was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
- Kayla — Daughter
- Kiare — Son
- Pete Sharpe — Father
- Mary Alice Dixon — Mother
- Sterling Sharpe — Brother
- Mary Porter — Grandmother
- Kaley — Daughter
- Sherra — Sister
- Erika Evans — Ex-significant Other
- Savannah State College, Savannah, GA (BS in Criminal Justice, 1989)
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- Birth Place: Chicago, IL
- Profession: NFL analyst, Former NFL player, Television host
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