|Celebrated Name:||Joey Porter|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Joseph Eugene Porter|
|Age:||43 years old|
|Birth Date:||March 22, 1977|
|Birth Place:||Kansas City, Missouri, USA|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Christy Porter|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes (Joey, Jacob, Jasmin, and Jayla)|
|Dating/Girlfriend (Name):||Yes (Christy Porter)|
|Is Joey Porter Gay?:||No|
|Profession:||Former American football linebacker|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$16 million|
|Last Updated:||January 2021|
Joey Porter is one of the most famous professional American Football linebackers, and he is one of the players to play most of the NFL seasons as he has played 13 NFL seasons. He is also the former outside linebackers coach for the NFL team named Pittsburgh Steelers. He had also earned a Super Bowl ring when he was with the Steelers in the Super Bowl XL. He earned this ring while he was playing against Seattle Seahawks.
Maybe you know about Joey Porter very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2021? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Joey Porter’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.
Early Life & Biography
Joey started his prep career at the Foothill High School in Bakersfield, California, and he was also the two-time All-Conference selection as the wide receiver. He was also a running back for the Trojans. During his senior season, he also led his team to a win at the 9-2 mark, and after he played his final season at the Foothill, he was also named to the All-Section and the All-State teams. He has also lettered to times in the football and even one time in basketball. During his earlier years, he also used to play soccer.
Talking about Joey’s personal life, he is married to his wife, Charity, and they also four children together. Joey, Jacob, Jasmin, and Jayla. His eldest son, Joey Jacob Jr., is the member of the Penn State Nittany Lions Football team. On January 8, 2017, it was reported that Porter was arrested at The Flats on the Southside, a bar situated in Pittsburgh’s South Side neighborhood. He was first charged with aggravated assault and public drunkenness. Later, when significant charges were dropped, he was reinstated in the team.
Later in 2012, he was also arrested in Las Vegas as he passed a bad check in one casino, and in the same year, he was accused of punching Levi Jones just outside the casino. This resulted in him in a $141,176 from none other than the NFL.
He was once also arrested for the DUI in the year 2010, but the charges were dropped later.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on March 22 1977, Joey Porter is 43 years old as of today’s date 16th January 2021. His height is 6’3’’ tall, and his weight is 113 kg.
Joey was selected in Pittsburgh Steelers in the third round during the year 1999 in the NFL Draft, and he was the eighth linebacker.
Tom was later released from Steelers as there was a coach transition on March 1, 2007, and he was also paid a $1 million roster bonus. Then he got interests from many teams, including many Pittsburgh’s rivals. Later he was persuaded to sign with the Dolphins.
So he officially signed the Dolphins in 2007 on March 8. With this, he was offered a $32 million deal, and the deal included a $12 million signing bonus with the $8 million in the guaranteed money. Later he was then released from the team on March 5, 2010.
Then on March 19, 2010, he signed a three year deal with the Arizona Cardinals, and he was offered a $24.5 million contract. In this contract, he received $17.5 million as the guaranteed money.
Joey announced his retirement from NFL on July 19, 2012, and then he talked with the Steelers owner so that he could play his last game with steelers for his resignation. So on August 3, 2012, he officially retired.
Awards & Achievements
He has won some awards, and all of them are mentioned below:
- He is a Super Bowl Champion.
- He has also won the pro bowl four times in 2002, 2004, 2005, and 2008.
- He has also won the Second-team All-Pro in the year 2004 and 2005.
Net Worth & Salary of Joey Porter in 2021
The total estimated net worth of Joey Porter is around $16 million as of January 2021, and he has earned most of his wealth from the NFL and football that he has played. He has also done some brand endorsements and been a part of a few campaigns. He also earns a good amount of money in the royalties that receive from the team and from all the support that he has done. He is also very philanthropic.
This was all about one of the most accredited NFL players, Joey Porter, who has contributed most of his life towards NFL and has made sure that his success speaks for him. He is one of the most loved NFL players who has played for 13 seasons, and he indeed had some mishappenings like police arrests, but we cannot ignore the fact beside all the seizures, he has made a fantastic legacy of himself.