John Lynch is a renowned American football executive and former strong safety currently serving as the general manager of the San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League (NFL).
John Terrence Lynch Jr. was born on September 25, 1971, in Hinsdale, Illinois, United States. He was raised alongside a brother named Ryan Lynch. His father, whose name is also John Lynch, is a retired radio executive in San Diego, and a founder of the sports talk radio station XEPRS-AM.
His father, John Lynch was also the president and CEO of the Broadcast Company of the Americas. Regarding his education, John Lynch attended Torrey Pines High School in the Carmel Valley/Del Mar area of San Diego, California, where he played football, baseball and basketball.
John Lynch later proceeded to Stanford University where he played college football and was drafted by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the third round of the 1993 NFL Draft. John Lynch had earned a Super Bowl ring with the Buccaneers in Super Bowl XXXVII. Lynch was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2021. He was hired as general manager of the 49ers in 2017.
Does John Lynch have a daughter?
John Lynch has three daughters including Leah Rose Lynch, Lillian Lynch and Lindsay Lynch.
Meet John Lynch’s Children
John Lynch is the father of four children including Jake Lynch, Leah Rose Lynch, Lillian Lynch and Lindsay Lynch. He shares these children with his longtime partner, Linda Allred, the older sister of former NFL player John Allred. Linda and John first met in seventh grade in their hometown of San Diego.
John Lynch’s son Jake Lynch is a graduate of Cathedral Cathedral and currently plays football at Stanford. John’s son is Jake Lynch, who is currently an inside linebacker at Stanford University. Jake is majoring in science, tech and society.
As of now, Jake Lynch’s career accolades include being a two-time Pac-12 Fall Academic Honor Roll (2019, 2020) and winning the Greg Piers Award (2019). Not much is known about John Lynch’s daughters as they do their best to stay away from the media spotlight.