Jerry Rice Net Worth is $55 Million (as of 2019)
It has been calculated that the overall amount of Jerry Rice net worth reaches an estimate of 55 million dollars. Jerry Rice has become famous because of his career as a professional football player. As a football player, he belonged to a variety of teams, such as the Denver Broncos, the San Francisco 49ers, Oakland Raiders and Seattle Seahawks. Thus, playing in all these teams not only made him popular, but also added up to the total amount of Jerry Rice net worth.
|Net Worth:||$55 Million|
|Age:||56 years old|
|Height:||6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)|
|Date of birth:||Oct 13, 1962|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
|Occupation:||American football player, Coach, Actor|
The football player was born in 1962 in Mississippi. Jerry Rice believes that he has developed his hands because of his work with his father, when he had to bring bricks for him. It is also known that during his years at school he was quite a troubled kid and even ran away from his school’s principal. Thus, the principal asked Jerry Rice if he wanted to be punished or join the football team of the school. Therefore, he chose to become a member of the football team.
Jerry Rice was attending Mississippi Valley State University, where he played in a position of a wide receiver. In 1983 he already set some records, such as for receiving yards and receptions. Jerry Rice also got a title of first-team Division 1-AA All American. In one game, he managed to catch 24 passes and this also set a record. In 1984 when he was in his senior year Jerry Rice caught 27 receptions.
Jerry Rice was chosen by the San Francisco 49ers to join the team, although the Dallas Cowboys also had intentions to get Jerry Rice to play in their team. In the period of 1985-2000 Jerry Rice was playing for the San Francisco 49ers and during this time a huge sum of Jerry Rice net worth was also accumulated.
After that, in the period of 2001-2004 Jerry Rice was a member of the Oakland Raiders team. In 2004, Jerry Rice was traded to the Seattle Seahawks and after that season he decided to retire. Thus, playing in all these mentioned teams has increased the total amount of Jerry Rice net worth, as well.
As a member of the San Francisco 49ers, Jerry Rice became a winner of three Super Bowls. Jerry Rice was also selected to the Pro Bowl games 13 times. In 2010 his name was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, which crowned his career in professional football.