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Hall of Fame wide receiver Michael Irvin helped lead the Dallas Cowboys to three Super Bowl titles in the early 1990s.
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Eight years later, in 2007, Irvin was voted into the Football Hall of Fame.
Following his departure from the game, the charismatic Irvin jumped into the broadcast booth. He has worked for ESPN and, more recently, the NFL Network.
In 2009, Irvin competed on ABC's dance-competition program Dancing with the Stars. Irvin and his partner, Anna Demidova, made it to the seventh week before being voted off of the program.
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