Who is Carson Wentz?

Carson Wentz is an American football quarterback for the Philadelphia Eagles of the NFL (National Football League). Carson was born on December 30, 1992, in Raleigh, North Carolina, United States. He was born to Cathy Domres, and her husband Doug Wentz. He stands the height of 6 feet 5 inches (1.96 m) and a weight of 108 kg (237 lb).

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Carson attended Century High School in Bismarck. Also, during high school, he kicked off his football career. Moreover, he participated in other sporting activities like baseball and basketball. Later, after his graduation, he attended North Dakota University and completed his college. He graduated with a degree in health and physical education in 2015.

Carson Wentz’s College Career

During his college, Carson, in 2011 in his first year, redshirted for the first time. The next year, Carson enrolled in the college football team as a backup quarterback to Brock Jensen for the first two seasons. In his college career, for the last two seasons, he was the starting quarterback. Moreover, they won four NCAA championships. Carson ended up with 130 passes for 1651 yards in his senior year.

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Professional Career of Carson Wentz

Carson Wentz was considered in the top prospects during the NFL draft of 2016. Later, Philadelphia Eagles selected him in the draft as the second overall pick. Carson signed a contract with the Eagles for four years, with the deal worth $26.67 million. Moreover, Carson was named for the starting quarterback for the team. Later, Sam Bradford departed from the group. Carson, in total, had 607 attempts in his rookie year. Furthermore, this became the second-highest following Andrew Luck’s 627 in 2012.

Likewise, in 2016, Carson finished with 379 out of 607 passing yards as a rookie. Next year, he led Eagles to win their first title in Super Bowl Championship, defeating the New England Patriots. Also, he got select in the Pro Bowl in 2016, while he received the Bert Bell Award for his fantastic performance. Later, in 2018, he was regarded as the third-best player in the league. Unfortunately, Carson had to miss the first two games of the season due to the ACL injury. Later, he returned and played eleven games. In total, he finished the game with 2074 passing yards along with 7 interceptions and 21 touchdowns.

Personal Life

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Carson Wentz is a married man. He married to Madison Oberg on July 2018. Dating in 2017, they dated for about a year and tied a knot.

Net Worth

Carson Wentz, by his incredible career, has earned massive popularity among his fans, along with making a handsome amount of money. His net worth is estimated to be about $16 million.