|Mason Crosby Quick Info|
|Height||6 ft 1 in|
|Date of Birth||September 3, 1984|
Mason Crosby is an American professional football player who has represented, as a placekicker, the Green Bay Packers (2007–Present) in the NFL (National Football League). He had been selected 193rd overall in the 6th round of the 2007 NFL Draft by the Green Bay Packers. In 2007, his rookie season, he was the NFL scoring leader. He was an integral member of the Packers team that had won the Super Bowl XLV, the championship game of the 2010 NFL season.
Mason Walker Crosby
The Penguin, Mr. Magic Leg
Lubbock, Lubbock County, Texas, United States
Green Bay, Brown County, Wisconsin, United States
Mason had attended the Werner Elementary School in Fort Collins, Colorado, and had later studied at the Georgetown High School, a public school in Georgetown, Texas. After his high school graduation, he had joined the University of Colorado Boulder, a public research university in Boulder, Colorado. Between 2003 and 2006, he had represented their Colorado Buffaloes football team. He had graduated from there in December 2006, majoring in communication.
Professional American Football Player
- Father – Jim Crosby (Former College-Level American Football Player)
- Mother – Karen Crosby
- Siblings – Rees Crosby (Brother), Ashley Fraser (née Crosby) (Sister)
- Others – Brittany Crosby (Sister-in-Law) (d. 2019)
2 – Green Bay Packers
6 ft 1 in or 185.5 cm
94 kg or 207 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Mason has dated –
- Molly Ackerman (2008-Present) – Mason had married Molly Ackerman on June 28, 2008, and they have 5 children together – a son named Nolan Crosby and 4 daughters named Charlotte Crosby, Elizabeth Crosby, Felicity Crosby, and Christine Crosby. Felicity and Christine are twins.
Race / Ethnicity
He is of American descent.
- Toned physique
- Short-cropped, side-parted hair
- Often sports a light stubble
Mason Crosby Facts
- Mason used to play both American football and soccer at high school.
- During his college football career at the University of Colorado Boulder, he had registered a school-record 60-yard field goal against Iowa State University in 2004.
- The following year, he had recorded a 58-yard field goal against the University of Miami. This was the the longest ever kicked field goal in NCAA (National Collegiate Athletic Association) Division I-A football at sea-level without a tee.
- He had finished his college career with 31 school records. He had connected on 66 of 88 field goals overall during his college career. Overall, 138 of his 203 college career kickoffs were touchbacks, including an 87-yard kickoff touchback from the 20-yard line against Iowa State University in 2004.
- He had developed a massive fan following during his college career for his kicking abilities in the dying moments of a match, making 12 of 13 field goals in the 4th quarter, and a perfect 10/10 in the final 8½ minutes of matches.
- He was a ‘First-Team All-Big 12‘ selection for 3 years in a row – 2004, 2005, and 2006. After his junior season in 2005, he he had been recognized as a unanimous ‘First-Team All-American‘, having received first-team honors from the Associated Press, the Football Writers Association of America, The Sporting News, and the Walter Camp Football Foundation.
- He is an ardent supporter of the professional baseball team Houston Astros.
- He is an avid golfer.
Featured Image by Mason Crosby / Instagram