Facts of Russell Wilson
|Full Name:||Russell Wilson|
|Birth Date:||November 29, 1988|
|Height:||5 feet 10 inches (1.78m)|
|Break Up||Samantha Hoopes|
|Divorce||Ashton Meem (2012-2014)|
|Net Worth||$45 million|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Birth Place||Cincinnati, Ohio|
|Education||Collegiate School and North Carolina University.|
|Mother||Tammy T. Wilson|
|Siblings||Anna and Harrison IV|
|Kids||Sienna Princess Wilson|
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Russell Wilson is a well-known American football quarterback who is best known for his work with the National Football League’s Seattle Seahawks. During the 2011 season, he was a college football player at the University of Wisconsin. Wilson was chosen by the Seahawks in the third round of the 2012 NFL Draft.
When was Russell Wilson born?
Russell Wilson was born on November 29, 1988, in Cincinnati, Ohio, to Harrison Wilson, III, a lawyer, and Tammy T. Wilson, a legal nurse. Wilson grew up in Richmond, Virginia. He has a younger sister, Anna, and an older brother, Harrison IV. Russell is of American nationality and of African-American and Native American ethnicity. He stands 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighs 93kg. He attended Collegiate School in Richmond, Virginia. He began playing football with his father and brother when he was four years old.
What is the net worth and salary of Russell Wilson?
Russell Wilson’s net worth is estimated to be $45 million by Celebrity Net Worth. He is paid $12.5 million per year. Wilson earns $6,500,000 from endorsement deals. He owns a six-bedroom house in Bellevue, Washington, worth $6,700,000. He received $87,600,000 from his contract with the Seattle Seahawks.
He was an ambassador for a number of well-known companies, including Microsoft, Alaska Airlines, Duracell, Bose, Pepsi, and Nike. Russell co-founded the European brand company ‘Eat the Ball’ in 2014, and he also launched the clothing line ‘Good Man Brand’.
Is Russell Wilson’s marriage?
Russell Wilson married American R&B singer Ciara on July 6, 2016. They married at Peckforton Castle in Cheshire, England. The couple started dating in 2015 and announced their engagement on March 11, 2016. They have a daughter, Sienna Princess Wilson, who was born on April 28, 2017.
Wilson was previously married to Ashton Meem, whom he met in high school, in 2012. The couple divorced in April of 2014. In 2015, he was also romantically involved with Samantha Hoopes.
Is Russell Wilson on Social Media?
Russell Wilson is active on social networking sites such as Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. He has 2,264,172 likes and 2,199,012 followers on Facebook. Wilson has 3.4 million followers on Instagram and 5.5 million followers on Twitter.
Russell Wilson’s Professional Career
Russell began his studies at North Carolina University in 2006. By playing for NC State, he became the first freshman quarterback to receive All-ACC first-team honors. In May 2012, the Seahawks signed him to a four-year contract, and he appeared in a pre-season game against the Kansas City Chef. In September, he made his regular-season debut against the Arizona Cardinals. Russell was named the Pepsi Rookie of the Week in Week 10 and finished the season ranked fourth among NFL passers. Wilson was paid USD 222,000 for his performance under the NFL’s performance-based pay program. Wilson finished the 2013 Super Bowl season with 26 touchdown passes and 9 interceptions. By the 13th week, he had been named NFC Offensive Player of the Week. Russell also performed well and received a cash bonus of USD 169,141 from the league’s Performance-Based Program.
In July 2015, he signed a four-year extension with the Seahawks. Russell established himself as one of the team’s top quarterbacks. He finished the year with the highest passer NFL rating and was selected in the pro bowl draft. He was mostly injured during the 2016 season, but he played in all 16 games and led his team to the NFC West title. The Atlanta Falcons knocked the Seahawks out of the playoffs in the divisional round. He appeared on a number of magazine covers. He appears frequently on talk shows such as ‘Late Show with David Letterman,’ ‘Charlie Rose,’ ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live,’ and ‘Late Night with Seth Meyers.’