Michael Vick Net Worth
Who Is Michael Vick?
Michael Vick was born on June 26 in the year 1980 and is a former professional American football quarterback.
Michael Vick Net Worth:
A $15 million is the net worth of Michael Vick. He had earned a lot of money from his agreements like the one with the Philadelphia Eagle was a $100 million contract and the deal reportedly guaranteed $40 million guaranteed money.
Michael Vick Life History:
Michael Vick was born and raised in Newport News in Virginia. He is the son of Brenda Vick and Michael Boddie who were unmarried teenagers at the time, the parents used to work for a long number of hours in order to support the family. His father used to work in the shipyards as a sandblaster and spray painter. He is the second among the four siblings. His parents married when Michael was five years old.
The whole family used to live in the Ridley circle homes which were a public housing project made for people who were financially depressed. It was a place said to be crime ridden and in an interview people have said that not much changed in the neighborhood even after a decade since Michael left. Michael had been heard saying that he used to go for fishing even if fish were not biting just so that he could stay away from the violent and stressful place. His father’s work required a lot of travel but he used to teach football to both of his sons from a very young age. When Vick was just three years old his father gave him a nickname of “Bullet” because of his speed with which he used to play. Vick even used to teach his younger brother Marcus the game as well. When he grew older he also was given another nickname “Ookie”.
He learned more about football from Aaron Brooks who was a second cousin and was four years older to him. During his freshman years, he impressed a lot of people by the talent he had for the game. He used to throw for more than 400 yards in some of the game that year. Michael was a starter for three years for the Warwick Raiders and under his coach Reamon’s guidance he passed for more than four thousand yards with 43 touchdowns. As a senior, he passed for 1668 yards and accounting 10 passing and many touchdowns. He had been a part of a number of controversies.
Michael Vick – Known For:
Michael Vick had a great career and is known for his career as a footballer who had played for 13 seasons in the National Football League. He mainly played with Atlanta Falcons and the Philadelphia Eagles. It is said that when he played for the Falcons he completely changed the quarterback position because of his rushing abilities and was named for three Pro Bowls.
Michael Vick Political and Business Associations:
When he was at the top of his career with the Falcons he had become the spokesperson for many companies and had endorsed major companies like Coca-Cola, Nike AirTran, and Nike. He also had a clothing line named V7.