Name: Danan Hughes
Position: Wide Receiver
How Acquired: Drafted 1993 (7th Round)
Career: 1993 – 1998
College: University of Iowa
Birth Date: December 11, 1970
Birth Place: Bayonne, NJ
Employer: Sr. Mortgage Originator– US Bank Home Mortgage
Danan Hughes spent his college years at the University of Iowa. He was a 3rd round pick for the Milwaukee Brewers and played with them from 1991-1992. Danan came to the Kansas City Chiefs when he was drafted in the 7th round in 1993. While with the Kansas City Chiefs, Danan was the Special Teams Team Captain for years.
Upon Danan’s retirement in 1999 from the Chiefs, he began working at Bank of America. After 6 months, he moved on to U. S. Bank. Currently he is a Sr. Mortgage Originator in the Home Mortgage Division. He facilitates loans across the country and works with professional athletes, entertainers, and musicians.
Danan’s group has continually been in the top 5 producers in U. S. Bank nationwide.
Danan’s professional football career provided a great platform for him off the field. Danan enjoys the public speaking opportunities that have come from his professional football & baseball background. At this time, Danan is involved in many activities, which include his work as an NFL Analyst for Metro Sports & 610 Sports Radio, a High-school Football & Baseball, College Football & Baseball Analyst for The Big 10 Network & Mo. Valley Football Conference. He also coaches several of his children’s activities including a Competitive/Showcase Baseball Team in Lee’s Summit. In his free time, Danan loves to golf and plays as often as possible.
Danan, and his wife, Tifanni, have 5 awesome children, Jessicah, Joey, Taurin, Savana, and Talyn as well as 1 Granddaughter, Daryn. They make their home in Lee’s Summit, Missouri.