Ryan Fitzpatrick Net Worth: Most of Ryan Fitzpatrick’s net worth and the money he has earned comes from being an American football quarterback. Today, Ryan Fitzpatrick’s net worth is estimated to be close to $18 million dollars.
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Ryan Fitzpatrick Net Worth:
|Net Worth:||$18 Million|
|Real Name:||Ryan Joseph Fitzpatrick|
|Date of Birth:||24 November 1982|
|Age, How Old:||36 Years Old|
|Place of Birth:||Gilbert, Arizona, |
|How Tall, Height:||6′ 2″ (1.88 m)|
|Profession:||American football player|
|Partner:||Liza Barber (m. 2006)|
Ryan Fitzpatrick is a 36-year-old American football quarterback from Gilbert, Arizona. The 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) tall was born on November 24, 1982.
College Career: Fitzpatrick had five starts as a student of Harvard University during the 2001 and 2002 seasons, he took over the starting job in 2003.
In 2004, Fitzpatrick led a 10–0 record for Harvard thus winning the Ivy League Championship. He was named the ‘Ivy League Player of the Year’ and winner of the George H. “Bulger” Lowe Award.
Professional Career: Fitzpatrick scored a 48 on the Wonderlic Test which is an exceptionally high score completed in nine minutes, he has the highest Wonderlic Test score ever achieved among NFL quarterbacks.
For the seventh round of the 2005’s NFL Draft, Fitzpatrick was drafted by the St. Louis Rams with the 250th overall pick. He started his first NFL game on Nov 27 and was considered as ‘NFC Offensive Player of the Week’.
Followingly, Fitzpatrick became the first Harvard quarterback to start an NFL game, but his debut performance did not satisfy the Rams. He was soon replaced after struggling in a home game against the Philadelphia Eagles.
In 2006, for season’s finale against the Minnesota Vikings, Fitzpatrick was given a chance late in the game as a replacement.
Later, after running through the unfruitful third professional season he was traded on September 1, 2007, to the Bengals for a seventh-round pick in the 2008 NFL Draft.
Start of the 2008 season, Fitzpatrick signed his one-year contract as a free agent to the Bengals, he made his first start on Sep 28 against the Cleveland Browns.
Fitzpatrick got his next start against the New York Jets and following his fruitful performance he played the remainder of that season. He ranked third in rushing yards among quarterbacks during the 2008 season.
On Nov 18, 2009, Fitzpatrick was named the starting quarterback of the Buffalo Bills and following the Bills 0–2 start, he was named the new starting quarterback for the 2010 season on Sep 20, 2010.
He had a breakout season in 2010, becoming Bills’ first quarterback to pass for at least 3,000 yards in a season.
Fitzpatrick led the Bills to touchdown drives on five straight possessions against the Oakland Raiders starting week 2 of the 2011 season. He finished the season with 3,832 yards and 24 touchdowns with a broken rib in a game against the Washington Redskins.
Fitzpatrick returned as the starter for the Bills’ during the 2012 season and later moved on to signed a two-year contract with the Tennessee Titans on Mar 18, 2013. He started 9 games for Titans as the starting quarterback.
Later, Fitzpatrick was named starting quarterback of Houston Texans after signing a two-year contract on Mar 18, 2014, He earned ‘AFC Offensive Player of the Week’ and finished the season with a 6–6 record throwing for 2,483 yards with 17 touchdowns.
In the 2015 NFL Draft pick, Fitzpatrick was traded to the New York Jets on Mar 11, 2015, his started Week 1 for the Jets on Sep 13, against the Cleveland Browns. He got twice ‘AFC Offensive Player of the Week’ within the season.
As a pro, Fitzpatrick finished as a most fruitful year with the Jets gaining 16 starts with 3,905 passing yards and 31 passing touchdowns, along with 15 interceptions for the 2015 season.
Fitzpatrick started in the 2016’s season finale beating the Bills by a score of 30–10 on Jan 1, 2017, he started 11 games for the 2016 season and finished with 2,710 passing yards, 12 touchdowns, and 17 interceptions.
Fitzpatrick began Week 1 of the 2018 season against the New Orleans Saints, this time he gained a one-year contract extension with the Buccaneers on March 9, 2018.
For his Week 1 performance itself he was named ‘NFC Offensive Player of the Week’ and gained second consecutive ‘NFC Offensive Player of the Week’ for Week 2.
In NFL’s history, he became the first player to have at least 400 passing yards in three consecutive games. He finished the overall 2018 season with 2,366 passing yards, 17 touchdowns, and 12 interceptions.
Fitzpatrick started Week 1 against the Baltimore Ravens after signing to Miami Dolphins for a two-year contract on March 18, 2019.
Over his progressive career, the quarterback has earned over $58 million until now.
Oct 18, 2009, Fitzpatrick started against the New York Jets playing for Buffalo Bills who signed him for a $7.405 million three year contract on Feb 27, 2009.
Fitzpatrick was considered the ‘AFC Offensive Player of the Month for September’ in the 2011 season and signed a six-year contract extension for the sum of $59 million including a $10 million signing bonus with the Bills.
Fitzpatrick opened the 2016 season for the Jets against Cincinnati Bengals in Week 1, he agreed upon a one-year fully guaranteed contract sum of $12 million on July 27, 2016.
Fitzpatrick became a free agent again on finishing his contract with Jets, he later signed to a one-year $3 million contract by Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
He overall had 1,103 passing yards, 7 touchdowns, and 3 interceptions in the 2017 season.
Today, Ryan Fitzpatrick’s net worth is estimated at $18 million dollars.
Oct 28th, 2019: Ryan Fitzpatrick and his wife Liza Barber has welcomed their 7th “Jake” child together later this year and like a proud father introduced him to his former teammates during the preseason. Fitzpatrick and Liza Barber meet at Harvard University, and as a student, Liza was a star All-American soccer captain during her 2004 senior year. The two have been together since then and have welcomed seven children all born in seven different states.
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