Mike Cherry (American football)

Mike Cherry
Mike Cherry Waving.jpg
Cherry waving during the 2015 Murray State Football Homecoming Parade.
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Personal information
Date of birth:(1973-12-15) December 15, 1973 (age 43)
Place of birth:Texarkana, Arkansas
Height:6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Weight:226 lb (103 kg)
Career information
High school:Texarkana (AR) Arkansas
College:Murray State
NFL Draft:1997 / Round: 6 / Pick: 171
Career history
  • New York Giants (1997-2000)


Mike Cherry (given birth to Dec 15, 1973 in Texarkana, Arkansas) is a previous American soccer quarterback. He was drafted by the brand new York Giants in the 6th circular from the 1997 NFL Draft. He performed college soccer at Murray Condition University.

Early years

Cherry attended Arkansas SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL in Texarkana, Arkansas, where he was an honor college student and excelled in soccer, basketball and monitor.

College career

Cherry enrolled on the School of Arkansas, where he was a back-up quarterback for the Arkansas Razorbacks soccer group from 1993 to 1994. He afterwards used in the Murray Condition School, reuniting him with previous Arkansas Razorback associate Houston Nutt, who was simply the head trainer from the Murray Condition Racers at that time. Cherry was the Racers beginning quarterback from 1995 to 1996. He led the Racers to two Ohio Valley Meeting Championships. While at Murray Condition, Cherry threw for 4,490 transferring back yards, completing 365 of his 640 transferring tries for 36 touchdowns.

Professional career

Cherry was drafted by the brand new York Giants in 1997, offering while the team's third-string quarterback from 1997 to 2000. Through the 1998 time of year, he noticed limited regular time of year action, tossing one incomplete move. In 2001, Cherry was an associate from the NFC champ GAMBLING.