George Murdoch, also known by his stage name Tyrus, is an American professional wrestler, who is currently signed to the NWA. He is notable for his work with WWE as Brodus Clay and Tyrus with NWA and Impact Wrestling. Furthermore, Murdoch won the NWA World Television Championship as well as released his autobiography Just Tyrus: A Memoir in 2022. Furthermore, George is also a regular contributor to Fox News host Dana Perino’s former daytime newscast, The Daily Briefing.
George was born and raised in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. He completed his high school education from Quartz Hill High School in Los Angeles County, California and later attended Antelope Valley College. He played college football during his school days. Thereafter, he enrolled at Nebraska University in Kearney, where he studied to become a professor. Furthermore, he stated that his football career ended when surgery to remove a ruptured appendix severed the nerves in his leg, leaving him with a permanent limp. Murdoch worked as a bodyguard for Snoop Dogg.
In 2006, he signed a contract with World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) and began working for their developmental territories such as DSW and FCW. After that, he left the company in 2008 and was renamed Broduc Clay. Additionally, he was featured in the third season of NXT and teamed up with Alberto Del Rio. He then accompanied Del Rio on SmackDown, after which they were defeated by Christian and Edge, who won the world title.
Likewise, he also repackaged The Funkasauras and later formed a team with Tensai called Tons of Funk. At TLC, Clay turned on Tensai where he was defeated by Tensai, Xavier Woods and R-ruth before leaving the company. In 2014, Murdoch changed his name to Tyrus and signed a contract with Impact Wrestling. There he lined up as EC3’s bodyguard before winning a gauntlet for the match gold. After that, he becomes the number one contender for the TNA World Heavyweight Championship.
Furthermore, he also collaborated with several wrestlers and failed to win the TNA World Tag Team Championships and thus left the company. A few years later, he came back and defeated EC3. He subsequently signed a contract with the NWA and started a feud with Da Pope and won the NWA World Television Championship. During his reign Tyrus defended many NWA championships such as Jordan Clearwater, Cyon, Jaden Roller, Rodney Mack, Mims and Odinson.
In addition, he also holds the NWA Worlds Heavyweight Championship belt, which was featured in a commercial for the Fox News Channel talk show ‘Gutfeld!’. Prior to his job, George is also a guest commentator on The Greg Gutfeld Show. Furthermore, he has also appeared in several Fox News Channel shows including The Five. He subsequently became a regular contributor to Fox News host Dana Perino’s former daytime news program, The Daily Briefing. From 2018 to 2019, he co-hosted the show Un-PC on the Fox News streaming channel, Fox Nation. That same year, he also debuted a new Fox Nation show, Nuff Said.
Age of Tyrus
How old is Tyrus? He is 50 years in 2023. George was born in February 21, 1973 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Furthermore, he celebrates his birthday on 21st of February every year.
Murdos stands at an average height of 6 feet 7 inches (2.01 m) tall. he weighs around 170kg and has hazelnut; eyes with black hair.
Is Tyrus married or dating? He is happily married to his beloved wife Ingrid Rinck since 2014. Rinck is the founder of Sensible Meals, a company that promotes sensible eating. Together they have a daughter Georgie Murdoch together. Furthermore, he is also the stepfather of two children from his wife’s previous relationships.
Murdoch was born and raised along with his brother whose identity is still unknown. During his childhood, he experienced a difficult and unpredictable young age. His father belonged to Afro-American ethnicity while his mother belonged to Caucasian ethnicity. When he was born, his father was 19 years old while his mother was 15 years old.
How much Tyrus has? He has an estimated net worth of around $2 million dollars. His main source of income is his successful career as a professional wrestler and presenter.