Larry Jones is a popular American footballer who played once in the national football league NFL. He was the running back position. He began his career at Penn state university. He later started his professional career as part of Kansas City Chiefs. From the time of his drafting in the NFL, he has gone ahead and played in other teams like the Washington redskins, Miami Dolphins and the Cincinnati Bengals. In this article, we will look inside out the life of Larry on and off the court, and how the football career has contributed to his wealth. Let’s now have a look at the net worth of Larry Johnson in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Larry was born on 19th November in 1979 in Brooklyn Maryland. He was born as Larry Alphonso Jonson. His father was once a high school deputy, then a principal, and then the line coach of Penn state university. His father is currently a coach at a high school and the latter at Ohio state university. Larry has two siblings and one of his brothers in Tony Johnson. His is the manager of Larry but was starting a wide receiver in 2000 and 2003 for Penn State.
Larry also has a daughter. He first graduated from state college area high school. After completing, he then went to Pennsylvania state university. Later, he graduated with a BA degree in 2002 in integrative arts.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Johnson started playing back while he was in high school. He played for the state college little lions, which was his high school football team. Then joined Penn State Nittany Lions.
Larry was selected by the Kansas City Chiefs in 2003in the NFL. That was the beginning of his professional playing. He played for the team until on 28th October when he was suspended. He did not get another chance to play for them again. The year that followed, he played for the Cincinnati Bengals. He then joined the Washington redskins and Miami Dolphins. His contract did not last for a month at the dolphins, but they still reinstated him because of an injury on Daniel Thomas, but still, he did not last for a fortnight.
He won Maxell award in 2002, Doak Walter award and Walter camp. He was also a part of the first team all-big ten and the unanimous all American. He was also in the pro bowl in 2005 and 2006. He was in the second best all pro and first team all pro of 2005 and 2006.
Net Worth & Earnings
The estimated net worth of Larry is $25 million. This is mainly from his career as a professional footballer. He has got most of the money from contracts signed with football teams. He also earns money as a free agent.
Larry Jonson is a football player that is considered by many as outstanding. Unfortunately, he suffers from memory loss, suicidal impulses, headaches, and mood swings. He has been arrested six times from 2003. Life has not been great for him.