Emmanuel Acho: NFL Player, Sports Psychology Expert, and TV personality.
Emmanuel Acho is a linebacker in the National Football League. A graduate of Texas, he won the 2010 Arthur Ashe Award and was a three-time first-team Academic All-Big 12 selection. Drafted by the Cleveland Browns in 2012, he played for the Philadelphia Eagles for the past three seasons. He's currently a free agent. His brother Sam Acho is an outside linebacker for the Chicago Bears.
Acho received national media attention in 2015 after a fan asked him to her prom. He obliged and surprised her at her high school with a jersey and the invitation.
During this off-season, he is finishing graduate school, majoring in Sports Psychology. He has an undergraduate degree in Sports Management and serves on the Advisory Board for SXSW Sports in Austin. He has served as a Special Correspondent for Fox Business on the business of sports as well as traditional in-studio guest stints as a football analyst. Multi-talented, he also plays the piano and sings. Follow him on Instagram at @thEMANacho, or twitter @thEMANacho.
His broadcasting/appearance credits include: Fox Business' Varney & Co, NFL AM (NFL Network), The Rachael Ray Show, Fox & Friends, CBS Philly Sports Zone, Fox 29 Weekend, Comcast Sports Net Philadelphia, Pix 11 Sports Desk (New York), Longhorn Network (recurring correspondent), TWC: Sports Night.