Russell Wilson is a famous American football player. He used to play for Seattle Seahawks in National Football League (NFL). In his college life, Wilson starts playing for North Carolina State University. Later, he began playing for Wisconsin University.
After a lot of struggle, he becomes one of the tops most famous sportsperson. Initial in his career, he got rejection many times as said that he is unfit for sports.
Russell Wilson net worth is around $135 million.
Russell Wilson (full name Russell Carrington Wilson) was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, the United States on 29 November 1988. He is 33 years old now. His father, Harrison Wilson, used to play football as well as baseball along with his brother Harrison IV. Moreover, his sister Anna used to play baseball.
However, Russell belongs to a family of a sportsperson. Grandfather of him, Harrison B. Wilson Jr., played football and baseball at “Kentucky State University.”
Moreover, his father played both of these sports for Dartmouth. But later, his father began his career as a lawyer. While his mother, Tammy T. Wilson, was a nurse at the hospital.
At the age of four, he starts playing football along with his father and brother. However, Russell was a quick learner and began playing football at a very young age.
In 2004, he got an opportunity of playing football for the team of Collegiate School. However, he was the leader of the team for the state championship. Thus, he earned an award of “Richmond Times-Dispatch Player of the Year.”
Beginning of Career
In 2006, he enrolled at North Caroline State University. After all, he got a scholarship from Duke University. He became the first-ever freshman quarterback while playing for NC state. Moreover, he secures all ACC first-team honors. Wilson wanted to play baseball and football at the same time.
Russell Wilson Personal Details
|Real Name||Russell Carrington Wilson|
|Date of Birth||29 November 1988|
|Place of Birth||Cincinnati, Ohio, United States|
|Profession / Occupation||American Football Player|
Russell Wilson Stats
|Eyes Color||Dark Brown|
|Shoe Size||13 US|
Russell Wilson Family Details
|Spouse / Wife Name||Ciara (M. 2016), Ashton Meem (M. 2012–2014)|
|Father Name||Harrison Wilson, III|
|Mother Name||Tammy T. Wilson|
|Siblings||Anna Wilson, Harrison Wilson, IV|
In 2010, Colorado Rockies outlined the Russell into one of the most famous leagues of football named “Major League Baseball.” He played almost 32 games that year for “Tri-City Dust Devils,” which affiliated from the Rockies.
For the final year of college, he shifted to the University of Wisconsin. During the 2011 season, he played football for college. This year consider being the best year of his university life because he led the team to the Big Ten title.
Wilson has married two times. His first wife was his high school fellow named Ashton Meem. Both got married in 2012. But after two years got separate their ways and divorced.
In 2015, he started dating the famous American singer Ciara and, after one year, got married. In 2017, both blessed with a baby girl.
Russell Wilson Net Worth
Russell Wilson’s net worth is approximately $135 million. Wilson became the first-ever freshman quarterback while playing for NC state. According to the estimate, he earned more than 9 million dollars through endorsements. Between 2018 to 2019, he makes 90 million dollars in total. Russell considers being the highest-paid player of NFC. In 2015, he signed a contract of four years, worth $87 million.
Facts About Russell Wilson
- He used to play for Seattle Seahawks in National Football League (NFL).
- Initial in his career, he got rejection many times as said that he is unfit for sports.
- Russell belongs to a family of the sportsperson. Grandfather of him, Harrison B. Wilson Jr., played football and baseball at “Kentucky State University.”
- Wilson became the first-ever freshman quarterback while playing for NC state.
- Russell Wilson’s net worth is around $115 million.