Brett Maher, a veteran in the NFL, is currently in his tenth season. Maher was signed as an undrafted free agent by the New York Jets in 2013, and he has since played for the Dallas Cowboys, Winnipeg Blue Bombers, Ottawa Redblacks, Hamilton Tiger-Cats, Cleveland Browns, Washington Football Team, Houston Texans, Arizona Cardinals, among others.
Before going to Kearney High School, Maher completed his first three years of high school at Centennial Public Schools in Utica, Nebraska. While at Kearney High School, Maher was a member of the football team known as the Bearcats.
During his senior year, he was successful with 8 of 14 field goal attempts, 41 of 46 extra point attempts, and had a punting average of 41.2 yards. Additionally, he played wide receiver, where he racked up 775 receiving yards and 10 touchdowns.
At the conclusion of the season, he was given All-State recognition by the Lincoln Journal Star and Omaha World-Herald.
He earned a spot on the Class A all-state honorable mention team in basketball as a senior. As a senior, he competed in track and field and won state titles in both the long jump and the pole vault. In the latter event, he also set a new state record.
Does Brett Maher Have Any Kids?
Veteran placekicker, Brett Maher has two daughters with his wife Jenna. His daughters are Laekyn Leigh and Maela June.