Carson Wentz Biography
Carson Wentz is an American football quarterback for the Washington Commanders of the National Football League. He is one of only six QBs in NFL history to record 20-plus passing TDs and 10-or-fewer INTs in three straight seasons. Wentz played college football at North Dakota State, where he won five NCAA FCS national championships. Wentz was later selected second overall by the Philadelphia Eagles in the 2016 NFL Draft, making him the FCS’s highest-drafted player.
He graduated from the North Dakota State University with a degree in health and physical education. At the University, Wentz was named the Academic All-American of the Year at the end of his college football career. He then signed in a four-year contract with the team. In his first week of professional football, Carson was officially named a starter and also the ‘Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Week.’
Wentz was signed by the ‘Philadelphia Eagles’ in the first round of the 2016 ‘NFL Draft’ as the second overall pick. This was a four-year contract for $26.67 million-plus a $17.6 million bonus to play for the team. However, he suffered a rib injury in a pre-season game although he was still fit enough to play for the regular season that year.
Carson was then officially named a started and made his debut against the ‘Cleveland Browns’ in September 2016. He was further named the NFC Offensive Player of the Week for the seventh week of the 2017 season and was a contender for the NFL’s Most Valuable Player. Unfortunately, Carson suffered a knee injury that kept him off the field for the rest of the season. He was also selected for his first ‘Pro Bowl’ but could not play due to knee surgery.
Currently, Carson is one of the most valuable players of the ‘Philadelphia Eagles.’ He has a bright future ahead of him considering that he is still young and energetic.
Carson Wentz Age
Wentz is 29 years old as of 2021. He was born on December 30, 1992, in Raleigh, North Carolina, the United States of America. In addition, he celebrates his birthday on December 30th every year.
Carson Wentz Wife
Wentz is married to his longtime girlfriend, Madison Oberg since July 16, 2018, after meeting on a trip to Haiti as part of Mission of Hope. The couple lives happily together in Mullica Hill, southern New Jersey. Madison currently helps her husband in running his charitable organizations.
Carson Wentz Children
Wentz and his wife Madison are blessed with two children; a daughter Hadley born in April 2020 and another daughter Hudson Rose Wentz born in November 2021.
Carson Wentz Family, Parents
Wentz was born to his parents Doug Wentz and Cathy Domres. His father Doug was a linebacker at Northern State while his brother is a baseball-starting player for North Dakota State University. His brothers are Zack and Luke Wentz.
Carson Wentz Height, Weight
Wentz stands at an approximate height of 1.96 m and weighs approximately 108 Kg.
Carson Wentz Net Worth
Wentz has an estimated net worth of $45 million. His income is mainly from his successful career as a professional NFL player.