Ryan Shazier Net Worth, Height, Bio, Facts

Ryan Shazier Biography
  • Name: Ryan Shazier
  • Age: 26 years old
  • Height: 6ft 1in (186 cm)
  • Occupation: Football Player
  • Net Worth: US $5 Million
  • Status: Alive

Ryan Shazier is an American professional football player for the Pittsburgh Steelers. He stands 6ft 1in tall and plays the inside linebacker position. He was drafted into the NFL in 2014. Shazier was born on September 6, 1992 in Lauderdale Lakes, Florida. He suffers from alopecia, which prevents the growth of hair on the body. His parents are Vernon and Shawn. He has a younger brother named Vernon II. Shazier attended Plantation High School followed by Ohio State University. He majored in psychology.


Shazier played college football at Ohio State under coach Urban Meyer. He played three seasons with the Ohio State Buckeyes from 2011 to 2013. Shazier played all 13 games including 3 starts as a true freshman. He recorded 57 tackles, the most by any true freshman since Andy Katzenmoyer back in 1996. As a sophomore, he started all games and ended the season with 115 tackles and 5 sacks. Shazier improved his stats to 144 tackles and 7 sacks his junior year. He was voted a first-team All-American by publications like the Associated Press and Sports Illustrated. In 2013, he was named to the First-team All-Big Ten and was a finalist for the Butkus Award.

Shazier was selected by the Pittsburgh Steelers with the 15th overall pick in the 2014 NFL draft. He signed his rookie contract on June 5, 2014. His NFL regular season was against the Cleveland Browns. He ended that game with 6 tackles and a pass deflection. Shazier completed his rookie season with 36 combined tackles (24 solo, 12 assisted). He recorded 87 combined tackles and 1 interception for the 2015 season, and 87 tackles and 3 interceptions for the 2016 season. He made his first Pro Bowl appearance in 2016. Shazier suffered a back injury during Monday Night Football against the Cincinnati Bengals on December 4, 2017. He was diagnosed with spinal contusion.

Ryan Shazier has an estimated net worth of $5 million. His suburban Pittsburgh mansion is valued at $2.6 million. He signed a 4-year $9.5 million contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers in June 2014. The contract is fully guaranteed and it includes a signing bonus of $5.23 million. This equates to an average annual salary of $2.38 million. Shazier is engaged to special education teacher ‘Michelle Rodriguez’. He has a son named Ryan with ex-girlfriend Tonika Marie.

Ryan Shazier Bio, Net Worth, Facts
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Ryan Shazier Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki

  • Birth Name: Ryan Shazier
  • Birthday: September 6, 1992
  • How Old : Age: 26 years old
  • Place of Birth: Lauderdale Lakes, Florida, United States
  • Zodiac Sign: Virgo
  • How Tall : Height: 6ft 1in (186 cm)
  • Occupation: Professional Football Player
  • Years Active: 2014-present
  • Net Worth & Salary: US $5 Million
  • Partner(s): Michelle Rodriguez
  • Death-O-Meter: Alive

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