Troy Aikman Net Worth and Salary
Posted On: 20 Apr, 2014
|Date of Birth||November 21, 1966|
|Age||50 Years 5 Month(s)|
|Profession||American football quarterback|
|Net Worth||$25 Million Dollars|
|Height||6 feet 4 inches|
|Children/Kids||Jordan Ashley Aikman, Alexa Marie Aikman|
Dallas Cowboy’s legendary quarterback Troy Kenneth Aikman during his 12 year productive career led his "Trojan" army aka Dallas Cowboy’s to three Super Bowl victories. American National Football league ex-superstar, Troy has an impressive record of playing 12 consecutive years with 4715 pass attempts, 2898 pass completion, 31726 passing yard from 1989 to 2000.
Because of these impressive career stats, he has been the all-time favorite player of many football fans in the world. His QB rating is 81.6 percent. He wanted to play some more years but his career ended in 2001 after suffering a series of injuries, including ten concussions in his entire career.
Born on November 21, 1986 in California, Troy now works for the Fox network as a television sportscaster. He used to earn around $ 7.5 million at the time of his retirement. Currently, Fox pays him around $ 1million to 1.5 million per year in terms of salary. 1993’s contract with Dallas of $50 million for 8 years plus 11 million signing bonus made him the highest paid player in NFL at that time. Because of these sorts of enormous pay, his net worth is now $ 25 million and it is increasing every year.
Firstly, talking about his relationship status, all gay rumors about him are probably false because he has never said he is a gay. The gay rumors about him publicly appeared in the media after former Redskin player Dexter Manly called him a “queer” during a radio talk show. Therefore, until any official news floats in the media about him being a gay, he can’t be called a gay. Anyway, Manley called him a “queer” because Troy as a sports analyst predicted Manley’s team would lose to the Broncas in one match in 2013. Anyway, many popular figures like Skip Bayless, Denver Broncas in the past has tried to surface Troy’s sexuality issue.
Akiman was once named as the most eligible bachelor in Dallas by Texas monthly. Hot and handsome, Troy dated country singer Lorrie Morgan, and there were rumors of him dating Sandra Bullock and Janine Turner. But it was his girlfriend, former Cowboys publicist, Rhonda Worthey with whom the most eligible bachelor got married on January 24, 2011. The couple 10 years of relationship ended in April 12, 2011 quietly from which his reality TV star wife Rhonda got amount of $1.75 million from Troy as per as divorce agreement. Aikman and Rhonda have two daughters together.
47 years old of age , athletic build Troy has an impressive height of 6 feet and 4 inches, which was a very good height for him as a professional quarterback known for his offensive capabilities.
Since his growing up time, he has been a sporty guy. He used to go for hunting, fishing with his friends when he was a kid. He was very fond of playing sports with his friends back then. He describes his role model to be his parents who taught him important lessons about good sportsmanship.
He was a good baseball player in his college years. But instead of playing baseball, he decided to pursue his dream of being a successful footballer one day. Therefore, he rejected New York Mets contract after his high school. Instead he joined university of Oklahoma where he would play Football under head coach Barry Switzer.
His college football achievements include leading Oklahoma to couple of wins and leading UCLA Brunis to an impressive 20-4 record for two seasons, ultimately getting many famed college football awards and recognition like Pac-10 Offensive Player of the Year. Davey O'Brien Award as the nation's top quarterback and many more. He was listed to college Football Hall-Of-Famer in 2008.
Analyzing his impressive college football records, Dallas Cowboys picks him as the he No. 1 overall pick in the1989 NFL Draft, by the Dallas Cowboys, and the pick was going to be a boon for Cowboys in coming future.
He is an investor as well. Through investment in real estate, he has earned a lot. Just in 2013, he invested around $ 9 million buying two houses. Just 2 years from 2013, he made more than $11 million on the sale of his last home 2 years ago. Details about his house transactions can be found going to the following site.
There is another interesting site as well called www.aikman .com, which is a public site of his Troy Aikman Foundation.
Troy has been source of inspiration for many people in the United States for following his dream and being himself his entire life trying to prove
Dallas Cowboy's Hall-Of-Famer, Fox sportscaster and real-estate investor, Troy has been source of inspiration for many people in the United States for following his dream and being himself his entire life trying to prove his father he is as tough as he was.
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