Everson Griffen is an American football defensive end who has signed a contract with Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League in 2020. Everson first entered the NFL as a professional after his draft in 2010. Griffen has played for Minnesota Vikings for the last 9 years who signed him in the draft.
Quick Facts: Everson Griffen
|Birthday||December 22, 1987|
|Net Worth||$43 million|
|Salary||$6 million per annum|
|Children||Greyson ,Ellis and Sebastian Gregory|
Griffen was born on the 22nd of December in 1987 in Avondale, Arizona, United States. The footballer attended Agua Fria High School situated in his home town Avondale where he started his journey to play American football as a defensive lineman and running back.
10 Facts on Everson Griffen
- At the age of 32 years, Everson Griffen stands at a height of 1.91 meters and his weight is 124 kg. Even though he has a well-muscled body exact measurements are not available.
- While Everson played during his high school, his performances were outstanding for his age. In the senior year, he was honored with many awards including Gatorade Arizona Player of the Year.
- In 2007, Griffen was selected to play in theU.S. Army All-American Bowl alongside his USC recruits. After visiting some of the universities, he committed to Trojans in November 2006 with 3.3 core GPA and 1020 SAT scores.
- For three years in USC, Griffen played 38 matches with pretty good stats then he left in the last year of college to enter the 2010 NFL Draft.
- According to the wiki of Everson, he is married to his wife, Tiffany and the couple together has three sons: Greyson, Ellis, and Sebastian Gregory all born in the 2010s.
- In the draft of 2010, Minnesota Vikings signed Griffen as a defensive end. He has played for the team since then until 2020 where he signed for Dallas Cowboys.
- Everson has played 147 matches for Minnesota Vikings in his career and scored 88 times so far.
- In 2014, he recorded a longest blocked punt by a Viking for a touchdown which was 43 yards while playing against the Panthers.
- The footballer has 82.3 k followers on his Instagram account and the username is eversongriffen.
- Everson Griffen has a salary of $6 million per year in 2020 and his net worth is estimated at $43 million.