NFL player Colt Brennan passed away in May of 2021. He was a promising player who was adored for his humble nature and giving an impressive performance. Scroll down this Colt Brennan article to learn more about him along with details on his wife/girlfriend.
Colt Brennan Cause Of Death
Terry Brennan, the father of Colt Brennan, confirmed that his son QB of the University of Hawaii passed away. He breathed his last in Newport Beach, California. A day before, paramedics were called in the hotel he was staying in with a few other people.
As reported, Colt ingested something laced with fentanyl and never gained his consciousness back. Before his death, Colt Brennan had a history of running into trouble related to drugs and alcohol. However, he had changed his way of living a while back.
His Age: How Old Was He?
Colt Brennan turned 37 years old and was about to turn 38 in August of 2021 before he passed away. He was born on 16 August which made him a Leo by zodiac sign.
Colt Brennan Family: Parents, Siblings
Colton James Brennan was born to his parents Terry Brennan and Betsy Brennan. He hailed from Laguna Beach, California. His parents have been supporters of him for a very long time.
Moreover, from the point when Colt insisted on hogging the ball in family games, Terry and Betsy sensed from the very beginning that their son had a future in sports. A large family member of Colt was always with him supporting him in every game that he played, and football was their family culture.
More about his father: Terry Brennan, a residential and commercial broker by profession, was best known as the Ticketmaster and lines up seats and handled logistics for hordes of relatives and friends to attend every game. To claim that his father was his greatest supporter would be an understatement. Besides football, he and his father also shared the love of fishing.
Furthermore, Colt Brennan grew up with two sisters one of whom is Chanel Brennan, his younger sister. Chanel tied the knots in March of 2016 with Navid Brewster. Together they have a baby daughter.
One of Colt’s cousins, Brad Brennan, played football for Fujitsu Frontier, a professional football team in Japan.
Colt Brennan Height
Colt Brennan stood at a height of 6 feet 3 inches (1.90 meters). Whereas, he weighed about 98 kilograms (216 lbs). Over the years, Colt had maintained different hairstyles. Recently, he had died his hair blonde with patches on the side.
Talking about his physique, his muscular body and size allowed him to profess in the game of football.
His Instagram, Facebook
Talking about social media reach, Colt Brennan was on Instagram with 6889 followers. There he posted 226 times as of this writing. Likewise, he was also on Twitter with 105 followers. However, he didn’t post anything on the platform since January of 2012.
Like Twitter, Colt’s Facebook profile hadn’t been updated since November of 2011.
Colt Brennan Net Worth
In his total career, Colt Brennan allegedly earned a total net worth of $1.8 million.
From a very young age, Colt has been in the game of football and he was destined for the sport. At the age of 9, his Pee Wee coach made him a quarterback. There existed videos of Colt at the same age when he would run back and forth with a ball in his hand in the direction of his father.
As Colt’s mother reflected, “Colt was always the youngest, and he tried to hang with them”
Showing a promising career at a very young age, he always had a circle of friends above his age group.
Colt attended Santa Ana Mater Dei where he played high school football. He graduated in 2002. Before that, he was credited for leading the school’s team as the league champion as a sophomore. He also played basketball and earned one letter for his game.
Colt also attended Worcester Academy in Massachusetts for a year.
Then in the University of Colorado, he was redshirted in 2003 for moral misconduct. Colt also attended Saddleback Community College in California where he secured one letter. He was given the title of honorable mention All-America, and state offensive player of the year.
Colt helped Saddleback to a conference championship and also made the honor roll in the college.
Brennan joined the University of Hawaii in 2005 after the university allowed him to play and he didn’t let them down. During his sophomore year, he started 10 out of 12 games for Hawaii Rainbow Warriors. His 4,301 yards passing is the eighth-most in WAC history. He tied or broke 18 NCAA, 17 WAC, and 41 school records.
During his junior year, Brennan started all 14 games. He was named WAC Offensive Player of the Year. He finished sixth in the Heisman Trophy voting. His stats during the year was passing yards (5549), passing per game (396.4), with a passing efficiency of (185.96). He was named the National Player of the Week by the Walter Camp Foundation and USA Today.
And as a senior, he played in 12 out of 13 games. During Colt’s career in HU, he broke 31 NCAA records, and finished second all-time in total offense (14,740), and maintained the passing efficiency at (167.6) and third in career passing yards (14,193).
While in Hawaii he often avoided media attention and credited his fellow players and his coach whenever he performed well.
As a pro-player, Colt was drafted by the Washington Redskins of the NFL in the sixth round of the 2008 NFL Draft.
Colt Brennan Wife, Girlfriend
As reported Colt Brennan was in a relationship with his girlfriend Shakti Stream. Both Brennan and Shakti earned the spotlight in November of 2010 when he was the passenger in a car driven by Shakti that involved in a head-on crash on a Hawaii highway. Both suffered serious injuries that required multiple surgeries.
Besides that, Colt’s dating life avoided the spotlight and public attention. However, the Hawaii accident wasn’t the first time Colt got into trouble related to a woman. While in his first year at the University of Colorado, Colt was accused of entering a female student’s dorm room, drunk and uninvited, and fondling her.
Though the charges were dismissed, Colt was found guilty of first-degree criminal trespass and second-degree burglary. He was sentenced to seven days in jail and four years probation.
So, was Colt Brennan married? No, he wasn’t and never had a wife.
Last modified: May 12, 2021