|Celebrated Name:||Saquon Barkley|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Saquon Rasul Quevis Barkley|
|Age:||24 years old|
|Birth Date:||February 9, 1997|
|Birth Place:||New York City, New York, USA|
|Marital Status:||In a relationship|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes( Jada Clare Barkley)|
|Dating/Girlfriend (Name):||Yes(Anna Congdon)|
|Is Saquon Barkley Gay?:||No|
|Profession:||American Football Player|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$40 million|
|Last Updated:||June 2021|
If you are an American Football fan, then you must be familiar with the name, Saquon Barkley, who is one of the most successful, running back and plays for the New York Giants. He also used to play football during his college years, and all-purpose yards totaled to be 5,557 when he was in college. He was one of the most famous players in his college, and he even finished fourth in the Heisman Trophy.
Maybe you know about Saquon Barkley 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 Saquon Barkley’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
Barkley was born on February 9, 1997, and he was born in the Bronx, New York. From the beginning of his football watching years, he was New York Jets fan, and he used to idolize the running back Curtis Martin. His father was also a talented boxer, and his brother was a key basketball player in high school. Barkley went to Whitehall High School as his parents moved to Pennsylvania to find a much safer livelihood.
During his high school years, he used to play the Football extensively and rushed for 3,646 yards and did 63 touchdowns. This was the total from his sophomore year to senior year. He was later rated as the four-star recruit, and then he was admitted to the Penn State University, and there he began with his football journey.
Besides, Football Barkley also used to play basketball and track and field while he was in high school.
The father of Barkley is Alibay Barkley, and his mother is Tonya Johnson. He also has three brothers and two sisters. His great uncle is also a boxer, and he is Iran Barkley, the former WBC middleweight champion.
Currently, he lives with his girlfriend, and they both have a daughter named Jada Clare Barkley. His girlfriend’s name is Anna Congdon.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on February 9 1997, Saquon Barkley is 24 years old as of today’s date 16th June 2021. His height is 5’11’’ tall, and his weight is 106 kg.
During his draft in 2017, Barkley was a top 10 pick by many teams, and with NFL combine, his stock rose even more. After the mock drafts, he was projected as the second pick selection in the overall. He had a much-praised performance and due to which he was the second favorites pick of many teams.
He then became the second overall pick of the New York Giants, and he was picked in the year 2018. He then signed a four-year contract with the Giants, and this deal was worth $31.2 million, with $20.7 million as a signing bonus.
Barkley scored his first NFL touchdown, which was a 68 yard rush during the season-opening, and this touchdown came against Jacksonville Jaguars. He also received many awards during his rookie year, and this even included the Pepsi Rookie of the Year award.
In 2019, Barkley was ranked at No. 16 on the list of NFL Top 100 Players of 2019. He was so successful that he was able to have 1000 rushing yards during his sophomore year, and he was the only running back giant to have this record in his sophomore year.
Awards & Achievements
Barkley has won many awards, and below is the list of a few of his awards.
- Barkley won the Pepsi NFL Rookie of the year.
- He won the Pro Bowl Award in 2018.
- He won FedEx Ground Player of the Year.
- Barkley won NFL Offensive rookie of the year award in 2018.
- Barkley also won the PFWA All-Rookie Team of the year award in 2018.
- He even “Saquon Barkley Day” in Pennsylvania on March 14, and Pennsylvania House Chamber voted this.
Net Worth & Salary of Saquon Barkley in 2021
As of June 2021, the total estimated net worth of Saquon Barkley is around $40 million, and he has earned this amount of wealth due to the deal that he signed with New York Giants which gave him $20 million in bonus and the deal was worth $31.2 million. Barkley also makes the right amount of money with the brand endorsement that he indulges in. He is active on many social media accounts, and this way, he can make a good amount of money with those endorsements.
Saquon Barkley is one of the significant NFL players, and he has scored many touchdowns in his whole life. He is a great player and a great sportsperson too. Barkley is full of talent, and all the sports fans know it. We wish nothing but more success to him and the betterment of his career even more.