Wes Walker is a professional popular retired American football wide receiver. He is famous for creating unbreakable records in the NFL history and for his remarkable career. His passion for American football leads him to coach Houston Texans after his retirement from NFL. He was awarded by the Mosi Tatupu Award. Let’s have a close look at the net worth of Wes Welker in 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
Wes Welker was born on 1 May 1981 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. He completed his graduation from Texas Tech University in 2003. He received Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Management from the Rawls College of Business. Welker participated in the college football team and played for Texas Tech Red Raiders.
Wes Welker got engaged with Anna Burns in 2012. They are living a happy married life and have three children. Anna Burns is a former swimsuit model.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Wes Welker started his football career at Heritage High School. He performed brilliantly at college level matches. Let’s take a brief glance at his college performance. He scored 80 touchdowns as a running back and had 190 tackles as a defensive back. He started his professional career with San Diego Chargers in 2004. He signed with the chargers as a free agent. Later, chargers released the Welker. In the same year 2004, he signed with Miami Dolphins. He played for Dolphins for consecutive two years.
After in 2007, he joined New England Patriots. He created various records while playing for the Patriots. He holds a record of having 500 receptions in just 70 games. As a footballer, he launched Wes Welker foundation in 2007 to influence, inspire and teach students from schools, colleges the to participate in athletics.
He was in controversy in 2008, and he was fined $10,000 by the NFL for breaking the rules while playing. As an NFL player, Welker played for the last time for the St.Louis Rams. He started coaching Houston Texans from 30 January 2017. Currently, Houston Texans are really performing well under his coaching. He had 903 receptions, 50 touchdowns in all his professional NFL career.
In his entire career, he got recognition from various legendary American football players and teams. In 2003, Welker was awarded by the Mosi Tatupu Award. Also, from 2008 to 2012 he was honored by the Pro-bowl for consecutive five years.
Net Worth & Earnings:
Wes Welker has accumulated a huge wealth throughout his entire career. The current net worth of Wes Welker is around $25 million. He makes most of his fortune from Wes Welker foundation and as a coach of Houston Texans. The Welker had won the heart of many NFL fans by his years of hard work and a burning desire to achieve something extraordinary.
Wes Welker is the greatest American football player of all time. His tremendous integrity, dedication, and passion made him the world’s richest NFL player. Through Wes Welker foundation he aims to create the best athletes in the world. He played for more than four teams but whenever he played there were chances that his team won the match due to his mind-blowing tactics and performance.