|Celebrated Name:||Josh Mccown|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Joshua Treadwell McCown|
|Age:||41 years old|
|Birth Date:||4th July 1979|
|Birth Place:||Jacksonville, Texas, USA|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes (Bridget, Aubrey, Aiden, and Owen)|
|Is Josh Mccown Gay?||No|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$18 Million|
|Last Updated:||January 2021|
Josh is an American football player who plays as a quarterback. His football career started while in high school, and since then, he has been playing football. In 2018, he announced his retirement only for him to come back from retirement to play for Eagles in the 2019 season. Throughout his career, he has played for 11 teams as a journeyman quarterback with Arizona Cardinals being his first NFL team. Currently, he is coaching quarterbacks in Myers Park High School in North Carolina, his sons being among his students.
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Early Life & Biography
Joshua Treadwell McCown is a Texan who was born on 4th July 1979. His interest in American football developed while he was a young boy, where he used to train with them. He later joined Jacksonville High School, where he won All-State honorable mention honors while playing as a senior.
After high school, he joined Southern Methodist University, where he progressed with his football career with Mustangs. In his three years of college football with Mustangs, he had 27 touchdowns, 4,022 yards, and 34 interceptions. He later moved to play for Sam Houston State University team for a season before Arizona Cardinals came calling.
Josh’s parents were devout Christians who raised their children in Christian faith. Since then, Josh has been practicing the Christian faith since then. He met his wife, Natalie, during their university days, where after dating for a long time, they got married in a private wedding in Texas. Josh is blessed with four children, two daughters, Bridget and Aubrey McCown, and two sons Owen and Aiden McCown. Both his two sons are following career paths similar to their dad playing football for Myers Park High School, where their dad is one of their coaches.
Football has been in McCown family, with Josh’s two brothers being American footballers. His older brother Luke McCown played in NFL till his retirement in 2018. Randy McCown, his younger brother, is a former Texas A&M quarterback. Josh is a member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes and sometimes spends his time speaking with youths and men’s group in the church.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 4th July 1979, Josh Mccown is 41 years old as of today’s date 15th January 2021. His height is 1.93m tall, and his weight is 99 kg.
His professional career started when Arizona Cardinals drafted him in the 2002 NFL Draft. He went on to play for Cardinals until 2005 when he became a free agent. In 2006, he joined Detroit Lions and lasted for only a season before moving to Oakland Raiders in 2007. Again, like his spell with Lions, after a season, he moved to Miami Dolphins, where he signed a two years contract that was worth $6.25 million. Though named a starter during their pre-season games, he was traded to the Panthers on 29th August, exactly six months after signing with Dolphins.
After his Carolina Panthers, he went on to play for six more NFL teams before more teams before announcing his retirement. His retirement didn’t last long as he signed with Philadelphia Eagles on 17th August 2019. This was after Cody Kessler and Nate Sudfeld got injured.
Awards & Achievements
With a football career of 17 years, Josh has been nominated for several awards during his career, some of which he has won. In 2001 won his first college award when he was named in First-team All-SFL. His second came the same year when he was named SFL-Player of the year. His third award in 2001 was Third-team Division I-AA Al-American. His latest award came in 2014 when he received the Brian Piccolo Award.
Net Worth & Salary of Josh Mccown in 2021
NFL players are known to be among the best-paid athletes with contracts worth millions of dollars. It is 17 years career, and he has played with some of the best teams in the NFL, which, as a result, came with lucrative contracts. His two years contract with Detroit Lions was worth $6 million while Miami Dolphins gave him a two years contract worth $6.25 million. Currently, Josh is estimated to have $18 million net worth as of January 2021.
With fame and money coming as a result of his celebrity status, Josh has never forgotten his roots. One of the things he inherited from his parents was his Christian faith, which to date, he has held on to. During offseason, he is always in church activities where he speaks to young people forums as well as men’s groups. He has been impacting the good morals he got from his parents to his children and the young generation in the church.