Who is DeAndre Hopkins?
DeAndre Hopkins is a big name in the sports industry. He has made some fan following and is known to many because of the career he chose. He is a professional football player who plays for the team Arizona Cardinals, which belongs to the National Football League (NFL). Also known as Nuk Hopkins, this 27-year-old player plays the position of wide receiver for the team.
Deandre was born on June 6, 1992, under the name Deandre Hopkins in Central, South Carolina. His parents are Sabrina Greenlee and Harris Steve Hopkins. Harris died when Deandre was of a young age and Sabrina raised him as a single mother. Sabrina worked at an automobile factory. Furthermore, he has three siblings; two sisters named Shanterria Cobb, Kesha Smith and one brother named Marcus Greenlee.
Deandre belongs to black ethnicity and has an American nationality. His zodiac sign is Gemini. He has a beautiful pair of black eyes with black hair. he wears a long cornrows hairstyle with a muscular body. He follows the Christian religion.
Deandre Hopkins stands to 6 feet and 1 inch in height. Furthermore, his weight is around 98 kilograms (216 lbs). His chest size is approx. 49 inches, biceps is 16 inches and waist is approx. 35.5 inches.
Hopkins attended the D.W. Daniel High School in his hometown. After graduation, he attended Clemson University for further studies for two years. He did not graduate from the University.
Dating and Marriage
Hopkins is currently unmarried. Furthermore, he has not revealed much about his relationships and personal life.
Hopkins has his personal Instagram, Facebook and Twitter accounts. His Instagram id is @deandrehopkins. He has more than 1.1 million followers on Instagram. Furthermore, his Twitter id is @DeAndreHopkins. He has more than 486.4 k followers on Twitter.
The Early Career of DeAndre Hopkins
During high school, Hopkins played various sports like basketball, football and track, and field. He then joined the Clemson University and played football for the Clemson Tigers Football team. He was managed by head coach Dabo Swinney. In 2010, he played a total of 12 games and recorded 52 receptions with 637 years. Similarly, the next year, he played 14 games in total and recorded 72 receptions with 978 yards. In his final year with the Clemson Tigers football team, Deandre played 13 games and received 82 receptions with 1405 yards. During his entire college career, he played a total of 39 games and recorded 206 reception with 3020 yards and 27 touchdowns.
The Professional Career of DeAndre Hopkins
DeAndre entered the 2013 NFL draft and the Houston Texans drafted him as the 27th overall in the first round. He signed a four-year deal worth $7.62 million. In the debut season with the team, he played a total of 16 games and started all of the 16 games. He recorded a total of 52 receptions with 802 yards, 2 touchdowns, and 15.4 average. Similarly, in the 2014 season, he played 16 games and started all of the 16 games. Furthermore, he recorded 76 receptions with 210 yards and 6 touchdowns. He had an average of 15.9.
DeAndre played and started a total of 16 games for the Houston Texans in 2015. In the season, he recorded 111 receptions with 1521 yards and 11 touchdowns. He had an average of 13.7. In the 2016 season, he played 16 games and started all of the 16 games. He then recorded a total of 78 receptions with 954 yards and 4 touchdowns. Similarly, in 2017, he played 15 games and started 15 games and recorded 96 receptions with 1378 yards and 13 touchdowns. He recorded his career-high touchdowns in the 2017 season. Furthermore, he played 16 games in the 2018 season and started all of the games. He recorded 115 receptions this season with 1572 yards and 11 touchdowns. Hopkins recorded his career-high of receptions and yards in 2018. In 2019 he played 15 games and recorded 104 receptions with 1165 yards and 7 touchdowns.
In his football career with the Houston Texans, he played a total fo 110 games with 632 receptions, 8602 yards, and 54 touchdowns. The Houston Texans traded DeAndre Hopkins to the team Arizona Cardinals on the 16th of March, 2020.
The Net Worth of DeAndre Hopkins
DeAndre is a big name in the football industry. He has hence made quite some achievements and received a lot of money from his salary and signing bonus from the football club. His net worth is estimated to be around $25.3 million.