Kevin Reilly is an acclaimed inspirational speaker, author, former broadcaster for Philadelphia Eagles Network, and former professional football player. He has motivated thousands with his journey of overcoming illness and unbelievable obstacles. He played for the Miami Dolphins, New England Patriots, and Philadelphia Eagles where he captained the special teams.
After being diagnosed with a rare tumor, he underwent an intense radical surgery to remove his left arm, shoulder and five ribs. The procedure altered his body and life forever, forcing Reilly to end his professional football career and look at a new future, one with obstacles he never could have imagined. Through perseverance and strength, Kevin achieved accomplishments many thought impossible, seeing success in the corporate world, broadcasting, and reaching thousands with his inspirational message.
Today, Kevin spends much of his time inspiring people from all walks of life. His recently published memoir “Tackling Life: How Faith, Family, Friends, and Fortitude Kept an NFL Linebacker in the Game” has received very strong reviews. Kevin and his wife Paula live in Wilmington, Delaware.