Matthew Stafford is a professional American football quarterback from the United States of America. He has been playing for the Detroit Lions team in the National Football League (NFL) for a decade. You may explore in details below the life, career and net worth of Matthew Stafford in 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
Matthew Stafford birth name is John Matthew Stafford. He was born on February 7, 1988 in Tampa city in Florida, United States. His father’s name is John Stafford and his mother’s is Margaret Stafford. There’s not information about his parent’s occupations but what’s known is that his father studied at the University of Georgia where he was completing graduate studies.
Matthew Stafford was grown and raised in his birth town, in Georgia and in Texas. He completed his early education at the Highland Park High School and then he was enrolled at the University of Georgia but his major is not known and it’s also not revealed whether he earned a degree or not. Matthew has or had 4 siblings one of them is a sister named Page Stafford.
Searching for the relationships which Matthew Stafford has been into? He has been married to Kelly Hall since 2015. The couple met at the University of Georgia where Kelly was a cheerleader. They gave birth to 3 daughters together, twins Sawyer and Chandler Stafford who were born in 2017 and Hunter Hope Stafford was born in 2018.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Matthew Stafford made it with his school team to 15 wins against 0 loses winning the University Interscholastic League in 2006. He became the Georgia Bulldogs football first freshman quarterback to start. He joined the Detroit Lions team as their permanent starting quarterback and since then he has been playing great.
For the awards, Matthew Stafford has received many during his high school, college and professional days. He was considered by many as the top high school quarterback of 2006 in the United States. Matthew Stafford has many records in the NFL such as the fastest player to reach a number of career passing yards, the most passing yards in first 100 games, and others.
Matthew Stafford has made great records and stats with his team during the past seasons. His overall rating didn’t go less than 90 in the past 2 seasons as he has been providing great performance consistently.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The professional American football quarterback Matthew Stafford has an estimated net worth of more than $70 million. He made his wealth through playing American football as a quarterback. Matthew Stafford annual salary and earnings with the Detroit Lions reached over $20 million in 2018.
Matthew Stafford is recognized as one of the best quarterback players who played for the Detroit Lions team in the NFL. He was named as the best high school quarterback during his time back then and continued on the hard work since then. Matthew Stafford is feeling happy living with his wife Kelly Hall and their children.