Joe Burrow is an American footballer who plays for the Cincinnati Bengals of the National Football League (NFL).
Some authentic sources claimed that his current net worth is estimated at $10 Million and his salary at $4 Million.
In this post, you will know about Heisman Trophy winners Joe Burrow’s NFL career, achievements, success, contracts, and personal life.
Joe Burrow – College Career
Over the two years, he played in 10 games, completing 29 of 39 passes for 287 yards and two touchdowns. Burrow had graduated from Ohio State in three years with a degree in consumer and family financial services and would be immediately eligible as a graduate transfer.
In the 2020 National Championship Game against Clemson, Burrow threw for 463 yards with six total touchdowns, five passing, which led LSU to a 42–25 victory and him being named the game’s offensive MVP.
He finished his 2019 season with 60 passing touchdowns, which broke the single-season FBS record previously set by Colt Brennan’s 58 in 2006.
NFL Draft, Career and Contracts
At the 2020 NFL Draft, Burrow was selected by the Cincinnati Bengals and signed a 4-year rookie contract for $36.1 million, on July 31, 2020. In his debut, he threw for 193 passing yards and an interception, while adding 46 rushing yards and a rushing touchdown in a 16–13 loss against the Los Angeles Chargers.
Two weeks later Burrow earned his first career win by defeating the Jacksonville Jaguars. He also became the first rookie quarterback to throw for 300 or more yards in three straight games.
In the 2021-22 AFC Championship Game against the Kansas City Chiefs, Burrow threw for 250 yards, two touchdowns, and an interception, and helped the Bengals overcome a 21–3 deficit to win 27–24 in overtime.
The 18-point comeback was tied with the Indianapolis Colts in 2006 for the largest in a conference championship. With the victory, the Bengals reached Super Bowl LVI, their first appearance since Super Bowl XXIII in 1988.
In the Super Bowl, Burrow threw for 263 yards and a touchdown but was sacked 7 times, ultimately losing to the Los Angeles Rams 23–20. Burrow set a playoff record for most times sacked in a single postseason, being sacked 19 times, surpassing the previous record set by Wade Wilson in 1987, with 14.
Joe Burrow Achievements & Success
Lombardi Award in 2019
First-team All-SEC in 2019
Unanimous All-American in 2019
Manning Award in 2019
CFP National Champion in 2019
Heisman Trophy in 2019
Maxwell Award in 2019
Walter Camp Award in 2019
Davey O’Brien Award in 2019
Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award in 2019
SEC Offensive Player of the Year in 2019
AP College Football Player of the Year in 2019
CFP National Championship Offensive MVP in 2019
Sporting News College Football Player of the Year in 2019
2019 Peach Bowl Offensive MVP
2019 Fiesta Bowl Offensive MVP
NFL Comeback Player of the Year in 2021
NFL completion percentage leader in 2021
Joe Burrow’s Current Net Worth in 2022
According to some authentic sources, Joe Burrow’s current net worth is estimated at $10 Million and his salary at $4 Million. His Bengals’ 4-year contract has a total value of the contract is $36,190,137, with 100% fully guaranteed at signing. The contract came with a $23,880,100 signing bonus and an average annual salary of $9,047,543.
Early Life of Joe Burrow
Burrow was born on 10th December 1996 in Ames, Lowa. His father Jim Burrow was a former NFL player who played for Green Bay Packers and Ottawa Rough Riders and had a hugely successful coaching career.
He went to Athens High School in The Plains, Ohio. During his career, he passed for 11,416 yards with 157 passing touchdowns and rushed for 2,067 yards with 27 rushing touchdowns. He was awarded the state’s Mr. Football Award and Gatorade Player of the Year award as a senior in 2014.
|Full Name||Joseph Lee Burrow|
|Birth Date||10th December 1996|
|Birth Place||Ames, Iowa|
|Age||25 Years Old|
|Height||6’4” (1.93 m)|
|Weight||221 lbs (100 kg)|
|Debut||2020 NFL Draft|
|Education||Athens High School|
|Profession||Professional Football Athlete|
|Father’s Name||James Arthur Burrow|
|Net Worth||$10 million|