Former coach and player, Pro Football Hall of Famer, and sports speaker for hire Tony Dungy is the author of the New York Times bestselling Quiet Strength and Uncommon. Tony led the Indianapolis Colts to a 2007 Super Bowl victory. It was the first Super Bowl win for an African American coach. He also led his teams to the playoffs for 10 consecutive years.
Tony Dungy is a powerful public speaker that inspires leadership and wants to help others to become their own champions. In May of 2018, Tony was the main keynote speaker at the Men’s Advance Conference. He spoke to men about developing leadership skills and keeping their priorities focused on mental and spiritual training. Tony also spoke at the 2018 EDGE Conference, giving his The Power of Helping Others keynote. A strong Christian advocate, Tony frequently incorporates scripture into his speeches and often makes appearances at church events. He also interviewed with USA Today this year about the National Anthem controversy. Here, he shared his opinion on the best way to help players to be heard.
Before joining the Colts, Tony was one of the most successful head coaches in Tampa Bay Buccaneers history. He held assistant coaching positions with the University of Minnesota, Pittsburgh Steelers, Minnesota Vikings and Kansas City Chiefs. Prior to becoming a coach, he played three years in the NFL. After his retirement as head coach of the Colts in 2008, NBC Sports hired Tony Dungy. He is the current studio color analyst on the Sunday Night Football pre-game show.
In 2011, Tony and his wife released a children’s book called You Can Be a Friend. It teaches children about compassion and what it means to be a good friend. The book debuted at number seven and stayed on the top ten for one week on the children’s picture books section of the New York Times bestseller list. He is also author of five other books. This includes Quiet Strength, the first NFL related book to achieve number one on the NYT Best Seller’s list. His other four are titled, The One Year Uncommon Life Daily Challenge, Dare To Be Uncommon, The Mentor Leader, and Uncommon.
Tony Dungy is an advocate for charitable organizations including the Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Athletes in Action, Mentors for Life, Big Brothers Big Sisters, Boys & Girls Clubs, the Prison Crusade Ministry, and All Pro Dad.
Sports Speaker Tony Dungy can be hired for endorsements and events in roles such as public speaker, autograph signings, SMTS, and public relation campaigns.
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