Carson Wentz Net Worth, Height, Bio, Facts

Carson Wentz Biography
  • Name: Carson Wentz
  • Age: 25 years old
  • Height: 6ft 5in (196 cm)
  • Occupation: Football Player
  • Net Worth: US $15 Million
  • Status: Alive

Carson Wentz is an American professional football player for the Philadelphia Eagles. He stands 6ft 5in tall and plays the quarterback position. He’s a 5x NCAA FCS national champion. Carson James Wentz was born on December 30, 1992 in Raleigh, North Carolina. His parents are Doug and Cathy. He has two brothers, Zach and Luke. The family moved to North Dakota when he was 3. Wentz attended Bismarck Century High School, where he graduated as valedictorian. He majored in health education and physical education at North Dakota State University. He was drafted into the NFL in 2016.

Wentz played both quarterback and defensive back at Century High School. He was also competitive in basketball and baseball. His height peaked at 6ft 5in his senior year. Wentz continued his football career with the North Dakota State Bison football team. He was redshirted as a freshman (2011). He played 8 games in the 2012 season as the team’s backup quarterback. Wentz played 4 seasons of college football with the North Dakota State Bison. He became a starter for the 2014 and 2015 seasons. The team won 5 NCAA FCS national championships from 2011 to 2015. His college stats include 5,115 passing yards, 45 passing touchdowns, and 392 completions. He also played in the 2016 Reese’s Senior Bowl in Mobile, Alabama.

Wentz was selected by the Philadelphia Eagles with the 2nd overall pick in the 2016 NFL draft. He signed his rookie contract on May 12, 2016. His NFL debut was a September 11, 2016 victory over the Cleveland Browns. He ended that game with 278 passing yards and 2 touchdowns. Wentz started all 16 games his rookie season. He earned Pepsi Rookie of the Week honors for week 1. Wentz maintained his role as starting quarterback for the 2017 season. He suffered an ACL injury against the Los Angeles Rams on December 11, 2017.

Carson Wentz has an estimated net worth of $15 million. His 4-year contract with the Philadelphia Eagles is worth $26.67 million. The contract is fully guaranteed and it includes a $17.6 million signing bonus. He will make an average annual salary of $6.67 million. Wentz launched his nonprofit ‘AO1 Foundation’ in July 2017. “AO1” stands for Audience of One. The foundation provides service dogs, hunting and outdoor opportunities, and support for underprivileged youth. He’s also a supporter of the Christian organization ‘Mission of Hope’.

Wentz is of Christian faith. He’s currently dating high school sweetheart Melissa Uhrich. She’s a registered nurse and a graduate of Concordia College in Minnesota.

Carson Wentz Bio, Net Worth, Facts
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Carson Wentz Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki

  • Birth Name: Carson James Wentz
  • Birthday: December 30, 1992
  • How Old : Age: 25 years old
  • Place of Birth: Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
  • Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
  • How Tall : Height: 6ft 5in (196 cm)
  • Occupation: Professional Football Player
  • Years Active: 2016-present
  • Net Worth & Salary: US $15 Million
  • Marriage(s):
  • Death-O-Meter: Alive

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