Johnny Grier, an American football official in the National Football League, died at 74. Following the news of Johnny Grier’s death, tributes began pouring in online for the reality star, with fans offering condolences to friends and family. Vincent tweeted, “Johnny Grier, the NFL’s first Black referee and the field judge for Super Bowl XXII, was a trailblazer who paved the way for those in the field of NFL Officiating and beyond.” One user said, “Johnny Grier, the @NFL’s first Black referee and the field judge for Super Bowl XXII, was a trailblazer who paved the way for those in the field of @NFLOfficiating and beyond. Rest in peace, Johnny.” Another user said, “RIP to a trailblazer Johnny Grier — the @NFL’s first Black referee — had a distinguished 24-year career as an official, including 15 post-season games before becoming an officiating supervisor for the League.” While another said, “Rest in Power to Johnny Grier, the first full-time Black referee in the NFL. Grier was also part of the officiating crew for Super Bowl XXII, the same game in which Washington QB Doug Williams became the first African-American QB to win a Super Bowl.”
Johnny Grier Net Worth
$1 Million USD
Johnny Grier was an American football official in the National Football League. He was born on 16 April 1947 in Charlotte, North Carolina, United States; he is 74 years old. Grier worked in NFL games from 1981 to 2004 and was field judge in Super Bowl XXII. Grier, who picked up officiating football while stationed in Louisiana with the Air Force, worked high school and college games before making it to the NFL. Grier officiated in one Super Bowl, Super Bowl XXII in 1988. At the age of 18, he began officiating football. Grier served as an officiating supervisor for the NFL.
The estimated Net Worth of Johnny Grier is around $1 Million USD.
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