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Vernon Davis Net Worth

Vernon Davis is a former American football player who played almost 14 seasons in the NFL. As of 2020, Vernon Davis’ net worth is estimated to be roughly $20 million.

Early Life and College Career

Davis was born on January 31, 1984, in Washington, D.C. He attended Paul Public Charter School. Although the school didn’t have any football team, he played for neighboring MacFarland Middle School. After that, he went to Dunbar High School where he was a letterman in football, basketball, and track & field.

Davis who was rated a four-star recruit by Rivals.com played his college football at the University of Maryland for the team Maryland Terrapins football team. In his freshman season, he was the most consistent player having started in 13 games recording 5 receptions for 87 yards and eight solo tackles.

In 2005, he was a Consensus All-American and All-Atlantic Coast Conference first-team selection. He was also a finalist for the Mackey Award which is given to the nation’s top tight end. Vernon Davis finished his college career with 1,371 yards on 83 receptions for 16.5 yards per catch in a total of 35 games.

Professional NFL Career

Davis was selected by the San Francisco 49ers in the first round of the 2006 NFL Draft. He joined Kellen Winslow Jr. as the fourth-highest tight end ever drafted. In his rookie season, he had 265 yards receiving on 20 catches, averaging 13.2 yards per reception. In 2007, he was injured for most of the games. Despite his injury, he bettered most of the numbers from his rookie season.

In 2010, Davis was given a five-year contract extension by the San Francisco 49ers with $23 million guaranteed. With that money, he was the league’s highest-paid tight end at that time. Davis finished that season with 56 catches and 914 yards, averaging 16.3 yards per catch.

In 2012, Vernon helped the 49ers to win the NFC Championship and also entered the Super Bowl berth for the first time in 18 years. In Super Bowl XLVII, he had 6 catches for 10 yards but lost 34-31 to Baltimore Ravens.

Davis was then traded to the Denver Broncos in 2015. A year later, he won his first Super Bowl championship defeating Carolina Panthers by a score of 24-10. On March 31, 2016, Davis signed a one-year contract with his hometown Washington Redskins. He was then given a three-year contract extension where he played till 2019. On February 2, 2020, he announced his retirement from a football.

Vernon Davis Net Worth

As of 2020, Vernon Davis’ net worth is estimated to be roughly $20 million. In his 14 seasons in the NFL, he was among the highest-paid tight ends. Davis earned more than $78 million in salary during his playing time with the San Francisco 49ers, Denver Broncos and Washington Redskins.

In addition to that, he also has invested his earnings in several sectors. He owns multiple Jamba Juice store as well as Timeless, a supplement line.

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